Calendar for Saturday July 16 | Local News

The Bryan-College Station Chamber of Commerce presents Founders Night 2022, celebrating the creation and development of Bryan and College Station, July 29 from 7-10 p.m. at the Stella Hotel. The event includes food, drink, games and live music. bcschamber.org.

battle of badges, 10:45 a.m., Row House, 4001 Texas 6 at College Station. The event features four Brazos County law enforcement entities – the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office and the Bryan, College Station and Texas A&M Police Departments – in rowing competitions to raise funds for Sexual Assault Resource Center.

Puppies and pints, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Mo’s Irish Pub & Grill, 1025 University Drive, Suite 101 at College Station. Bring dogs to the patio and meet adoptable dogs from Urgent Animals of Hearne.

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deep sea vents, 2 p.m., Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Parkway at College Station. Texas A&M oceanographer Jason Sylvan discusses deep-sea vents and how submarines and robots are used to learn about them.

Ukulele Club, 2 p.m. Learn the basics of playing the ukulele. Starting from 7 years old. Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St. in Bryan. Contact Elaine at 979-209-5600 for more information.

Summer Art Contest. Bryan-College Station Public Library System features art contests for ages 5-18 and an adult contest for ages 18 and older. Until July 22. Artwork can be returned to Ringer or Mounce Library. Details about bcslibrary.org/summer-reading-program/#art-contest.

Brazos Valley Farmer’s Market, 8 a.m. to noon at 500 N. Main St. in downtown Bryan. brazosvalleyfarmersmarket.com.

Teen Share and Care Support Group, 10 a.m. online and in person at the Brazos Valley National Alliance on Mental Illness office, 3705 S. College Ave. to Brian. A weekly support group for teens. To register for online access, visit namibv.org/namibvsupport.

Community Yoga, 8 a.m. at the Lake Walk Pavilion, 4107 Lake Atlas Drive in Bryan. Free and open to the public.

ENTERTAINMENT Sick Ride, Skunk Money, Dollhouse, 7:30 p.m., Grand Stafford Theater, 106 S. Main St. in downtown Bryan.

Josh Calvin and the 183 South Band, 8 p.m., Cadillac Ranch Bar & Grill, 8200 Sandy Point Road in Bryan.

Brown Coulter, 9 p.m., Hershel’s at the Stella Hotel, 4100 Lake Atlas Drive in Bryan.

Greg Tivis, 7 p.m., Luigi’s Patio Ristorante, 3975 Texas 6 at College Station.

Drew Moreland and the Neon Hustle, 7:30 p.m., Cavalry Court Hotel & The Canteen Bar & Grill, 200 Century Court at College Station.

Ethan Hanson, 7:00 p.m. Front Porch Live Music Series at Century Square, 170 Century Square Drive at College Station.

Eats & Beats with Jack Thweatt, 7 p.m., Lake Walk, 4107 Lake Atlas Drive in Bryan.

Jake Hooker, The Western Steakhouse & Dancehall, 9524 Texas 6 in Navasota.

“Celebrate! A View of June 19 Traditions and Customs,” until July at the Bus Depot Gallery at the Brenham Heritage Museum, 313 East Alamo. Open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Saturday and by appointment. The exhibit includes historical artifacts, pictures and newspaper articles.

George Bush: an environmentalist president, through August 1 at the George HW Bush Presidential Library and Museum in College Station. The exhibit explores President George HW Bush’s environmental initiatives, including the Clean Air Act Amendment, the Oceans Act, and the Everglades National Park Expansion Act. The museum is open Monday to Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $9 for adults and tickets must be purchased at bush41.org/visit/admission.

plastic oceans, through August 1 at the George HW Bush Presidential Library and Museum in College Station. A collection of artwork made from plastic pollution acquired from coastal Texas beaches. The museum is open Monday to Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $9 for adults and tickets must be purchased at bush41.org/visit/admission.

Checkered Past: The History of Board Games, until October 29 at the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History, 3232 Briarcrest Drive in Bryan. The exhibit explores the history of board games, dating back to ancient Egypt, China, Mexico and medieval Europe. Includes the first edition of the Chutes and Ladders board game from 1943 and a replica of The Landlord’s Game, which was the precursor to Monopoly. Also checkers, backgammon and chess. The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $5 for adults, $4 for students, seniors and children. Free for children under 3 years.

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