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2017 City of College Station Citizens Fire Academy
Dec 7 all-day

APPLY FOR 2017 CITIZENS FIRE ACADEMY
The free, 12-week program begins Jan. 31 and is designed to provide citizens a fun, interactive and in-depth behind-the-scenes look at their fire department. Sessions are Tuesday from 6:30-9:30 p.m., plus a Saturday session that features a live fire exercise.

For more details or to apply, go to cstx.gov/cfa.

Deadline to apply is Jan. 10.

2017 City of College Station Citizens Police Academy
Dec 7 all-day

APPLY FOR 2017 CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY
Citizens Police Academy is an interactive, 11-week program designed to offer citizens an inside look at their local police department and criminal justice system. It also allows citizens and police officers to interact in a positive and proactive setting.  Program starts Feb. 7 and is held on Tuesdays from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the College Station Police Department.

For more details or to apply, go to cstx.gov/cpa. Application deadline is Jan. 27.

2017 City of College Station Citizens University
Dec 7 all-day

APPLY FOR 2017 CITIZENS UNIVERSITY
In Citizens University, you’ll get to talk to those who build budgets, construct capital projects, plan for growth, keep the lights on and keep neighborhoods safe in the City of College Station. This FREE program starts Jan. 23 and runs for 12 weeks on Mondays from 7-9 p.m. at various city facilities.

Application deadline is Friday, Jan. 6.

For more information and to apply, visit cstx.gov/cu. Program contact is Lacey Lively at 979.764.3445 or llively@cstx.gov.

City of College Station Winter Youth Basketball
Dec 7 all-day

WINTER YOUTH BASKETBALL REGISTRATION ENDS DEC. 9
Ages 6-14 are invited to learn basic skills of basketball, teamwork, and training for the next level. Format is an eight-game, round-robin. Each player should accumulate a minimum of two quarters of playing time for each game they attend. Participants will receive a jersey. There are no residency restrictions. For complete details and to register, visit cstx.gov/sports or call 979.764.3486.

Interested in coaching in our youth basketball program?
We are seeking positive, enthusiastic and motivational coaches to make this program successful. Sign-up today at cstx.gov/sportsvolunteer or call 979.764.3486 for more information.

Fortress Nursing and Rehabilitation Christmas Drive @ Fortress Nursing & Rehabilitation
Dec 7 all-day

Fortress Nursing and Rehabilitation is getting a head start on collecting Christmas gift for their residents.

Christmas will be here before we know it – can you help make is possible for residents at Fortress Nursing and Rehabilitation to have a wonderful Christmas? Some of their residents do not have family or friends to provide simple Christmas gifts. By adopting one or more residents, you or your company can make a difference this Holiday Season.

Contact Von Perry, Activities Director, at (979) 574-2155 for more information.

Fortress Nursing and Rehabilitation is also always seeking friendly volunteers to spend time with their residents!

Lights of Tejas
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come celebrate Christmas with your family at Lights of Tejas. This fun, family-friendly light festival features one million lights decorating the scenic campus and is located at Tejas, a retreat center near Giddings, TX. Go to the indoor light show and be surrounded by colorful lights as you enjoy a multi-media experience. Try fun family activities, like zip lines, bounce houses, a 3-person giant scream swing, midway games, ornament and cupcake decorating, face painting, hay rides, and more! And new this year – Leap of Faith, a 60 foot free-fall jump! Finish the evening with our nightly fireworks show. Food and drinks are available. Lights of Tejas opens Thanksgiving weekend, continuing select nights through December 29th. Admission is $8, children under two are free, and we even have a bed and breakfast package. With over 1 million lights, start a new family tradition at Lights of Tejas, 5-10pm each night! For more information, visit www.lightsoftejas.com.

Christmas Lights at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park @ Stephen C. Beachy Central Park
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Guests can continue the family tradition of viewing more than one million lights that will decorate the beautiful 47-acre Stephen C. Beachy Central Park from 6-11 p.m. each day starting on Thanksgiving Day and ending New Year’s.

Dec
8
Thu
2017 City of College Station Citizens Fire Academy
Dec 8 all-day

APPLY FOR 2017 CITIZENS FIRE ACADEMY
The free, 12-week program begins Jan. 31 and is designed to provide citizens a fun, interactive and in-depth behind-the-scenes look at their fire department. Sessions are Tuesday from 6:30-9:30 p.m., plus a Saturday session that features a live fire exercise.

For more details or to apply, go to cstx.gov/cfa.

Deadline to apply is Jan. 10.

2017 City of College Station Citizens Police Academy
Dec 8 all-day

APPLY FOR 2017 CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY
Citizens Police Academy is an interactive, 11-week program designed to offer citizens an inside look at their local police department and criminal justice system. It also allows citizens and police officers to interact in a positive and proactive setting.  Program starts Feb. 7 and is held on Tuesdays from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the College Station Police Department.

For more details or to apply, go to cstx.gov/cpa. Application deadline is Jan. 27.

2017 City of College Station Citizens University
Dec 8 all-day

APPLY FOR 2017 CITIZENS UNIVERSITY
In Citizens University, you’ll get to talk to those who build budgets, construct capital projects, plan for growth, keep the lights on and keep neighborhoods safe in the City of College Station. This FREE program starts Jan. 23 and runs for 12 weeks on Mondays from 7-9 p.m. at various city facilities.

Application deadline is Friday, Jan. 6.

For more information and to apply, visit cstx.gov/cu. Program contact is Lacey Lively at 979.764.3445 or llively@cstx.gov.