Event Calendar For May 2015

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Love's Labour's Lost
May 1 & 2
The Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class will be performing.  Love is a familiar; love is a devil.  There is no evil angel but love.  Tickets available Here or can be purchased at the door on the evening of the performance.

Shakespeare at Winedale
7:00 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726
$10./$5.

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2nd Annual Sporting Clay Shoot
May 2
St. Mark's Medical Center Foundation will host a Sporting Clay Shoot at the Fayette County Gun Club.  Proceeds from this shoot benefit our local hospital, St. Mark's Medical Center with new equipment and/or building needs.  For more information, contact Donna Pyle at 979-966-3485 or email dmp3485@gmail.com

St. Mark's Medical Center
One St. Mark's Place, La Grange
979-966-3485

Austin Symphony Orchestra with Hakan Rosengren, Soloist
May 2
Thanks to a generous gift from the Frank and Jean Raymond Foundation, the Fayetteville Chamber Music Festival will present four concerts in Round Top in 2014 and 2015. For the first time, Conductor Peter Bay and the Austin Symphony Orchestra will perform in Fayette County. Hakan Rosengren, featured soloist.

Festival Hill Concert Hall
7:00 pm
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
$29 online / $30

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Live Music by The Show & Tellers
May 2
Live Music at Rohan Meadery.  Band Website

Rohan Meadery
1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
6002 FM 2981, La Grange
979-249-5652

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ARTWALK 2015
May 2 & 3
Fun for Everyone on Fayetteville's Historic Square.  Fine Art, Jewelry, Wine Tasting, Food and Fun for the Children.  Saturday 10 am - 5 pm and Sunday 11 am - 4 pm

Fayetteville Square
Fayetteville
979-378-2113
Free

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BLC Annual Chicken Fry
Sunday, May 3rd
Join us Sunday, May 3rd, for a day filled with great food, fun and fellowship!  The annual Bethlehem Lutheran Church Chicken Fry will be serving up a great dinner of yummy fried chicken, noodles, green beans and sweets.  All available for a free will donation.  Whole chickens will also be available at the Rifle Hall pit area.  The day kicks off with a toe-tapping country western worship service at 9:30.  Food service begins at 11:00.  Kids' activities and a silent auction will also take place.  All proceeds benefit the historic Bethlehem Lutheran Church, celebrating our 150th anniversary in 2016!   

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
11:00 - 1:00
710 FM 1457
(979) 249-3686
Free Will Donation

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14th Annual Lutherhill Ministries Golf Tournament
May 8
The Annual Lutherhill Ministries Golf Tournament benefits the outdoor camping program and helps make scholarships possible for every camper. Lutherhill annually serves over 6,000 children and adults and provides experiences that are life changing. From high ropes adventure to worship, Lutherhill is a place that welcomes and encourages everyone. To help Lutherhill continue this mission, please consider partnering with us as a sponsor or golfer at our next Golf Tournament.  Cypress Lakes Golf Club - entry fee includes golf and cart fees, range balls, drinks, player gift, lunch and dinner.  For more information, click here

Lutherhill Ministries
$140.00

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2nd Annual Golf Tournament & Dinner
May 8
The funds raised from the tournament will help pay for Unity's operating expenses and play productions.  18-hole two person scramble and begins with a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. with an Awards dinner following at 6:00 p.m.  Tournament prizes will be awarded.  Raffle tickets available with more great prizes and a special appearance by celebrity guest "Marilyn Monroe".

Brenham Country Club
979-830-1460 ex. 11

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Ninth Annual Fayetteville Music Festival
May 8 - 9 & 15 - 16
A little bit of heaven, right here on earth.  The Festival will feature works by Dvorak, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert and Weber.  Tickets available Online

Country Place Hotel
Fayetteville
979-966-8251

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The Stone Cellar WineFest
May 9
Start making your plans for this years WineFest.  The fun begins at high noon on the steps of The Stone Cellar  where you can dine on our gourmet pizzas and salads while sampling a variety of wines before hopping on board The 237 Trolley Express for the short ride to the RT Town Square.  Upon arriving, stroll through our beautiful town while enjoying the afternoon shopping and sampling other featured wines from all the participating merchants. At your leisure,  re-board The 237 Trolley Express back to The Stone Cellar to enjoy the remainder of the afternoon and evening while listening to your favorite music under the stars.

The Stone Cellar
Noon - 5:00 p.m.
550 N. Hwy 237, Round Top
979-249-3390

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Round Top Area Historical Society
May 9
We keep history alive for you to see!  Come and see our kerosene powered laundry iron.  We even have another laundry iron that run on charcoal.  Enjoy a look at Round Top's yesteryears when the museums are open every second Saturday of the month.

Round Top Area Historical Society
Noon - 3:00 p.m.
397 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-5058
Free

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Cody Ray Henry - Live Music in the Biergarten
May 9
We are excited to announce our new Biergarten in addition to our Market.  With extended hours every Friday open until 10 and every Saturday night with live music open 6 to midnight.  Our new Biergarten is the only outdoor biergarten in Washington County and features Texas craft beer on tap, wine and artisan cheese plates.
 

Home Sweet Farm Market & Biergarten
8:30 p.m.
307 So. Park St., Brenham
979-530-7993
No Cover

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Antelope Canyon
May 9 - June 6
Please join us May 9th, from 5 - 7 PM at ARTS, Arts for Rural Texas for the opening reception of Peter Bowman's gallery show, "Antelope Canyon". Peter Bowman is a fine art photographer living in Clear Lake, Texas. His work is truly photography as fine art.  Bowman's show adds another interesting element to the evening and for attendees. Peter has reproduced his photos in several different print mediums. These include traditional photo paper, prints on aluminum, and prints on canvass. The attendees will be asked to vote on which medium they like the best.

ARTS
114 N. Live Oak Street, Fayetteville
979-378-2113

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LSG Trade Days
May 9-10
Free Admission.  Free Parking.  Indoor Shopping.  Onsite Concessions. Weekend of the Second Saturday of every month!  Featuring Vintage, Antique, Repurposed, Shabby & More!  10 am - 6 pm Saturday and 10 am - 4 pm Sunday

The Lone Star Gallery
4212 S. State Hwy 237, Warrenton
512-797-9815
Free

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"What You Need to Know Before Buying A Computer"
May 13

Round Top Family Library - Instructor Randy Melton will be teaching you what you need to know.  For registration, call the Library at 979-249-2700

 

Round Top Family Library
2-4 p.m.
206 W Mill, Round Top
979-249-2700
Free

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For Your Information...presents Wesley E. Wright
May 14

The Round Top Family Library's "For Your Information" series presents Wesley E. Wright, Certified Elder Law Attorney.  Wesley Wright will share with us the complex issues on Elder Law and how the term encompasses a range of legal areas that affect senior citizens, including estate planning, long term care and guardianship.

Round Top Family Library
7:00 p.m.
206 W Mill, Round Top, Tx 78954
979-249-2700
Free

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The Kountry Chick Karaoke Star Denise
May 14
An evening of fun, food, libations and music.

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
550 N. Washington St., Round Top
979-249-3390

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Season 3 - Junk Gypsies
May 15
Season 3 starts May 15 and will run on Great American Country Fridays all summer long!  Channel 165 on DISH & 326 on DIRECTV.  Fridays, 10/9cst

Junk Gypsy Company
1215 S. Hwy 237, Round Top
979-249-JUNK

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Mitch Marcoulier
May 15
Live Music at The Stone Cellar - "Solo acoustic guitarist extraordinaire". 

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
550 N. Hwy 237, Round Top
979-249-3390

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Round Top - Warrenton Volunteer Fire Department "Feast & Fundraiser"
May 16
Come Out For An Enjoyable Time and Support Your Local Volunteer Fire Department!  Department funding is derived from donations.  Proceeds go toward the purchase of equipment, maintenance of equipment, insurance premiums, operations and personnel training.  Beef and Pork Bar-B-Que - Dine In/Plates to Go/Meat to Go.  Serving Begins at 5 pm.  Auction Begins at 6:00 pm.  Raffle Presence Not Necessary to Win.  Country Store - Sponsored by Round Top Sons of Herman Lodge #151. Grab Bags & Mood Walk for kids.  100 Club

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
5:00 p.m.
710 FM 1457, Round Top

Anthony Moreno Band
May 16
Live music at The Stone Cellar - "Country Music at its finest".

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
550 N. Hwy 237, Round Top
979-249-3390

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Gian Carlo from the Matchstick Band - Live Music in the Biergarten
May 16
We are excited to announce our new Biergarten in addition to our Market.  With extended hours every Friday open until 10 and every Saturday night with live music open 6 to midnight.  Our new Biergarten is the only outdoor biergarten in Washington County and features Texas craft beer on tap, wine and artisan cheese plates.
 

Home Sweet Farm Market & Biergarten
8:30 p.m.
307 So. Park St., Brenham
979-530-7993
No Cover

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Outdoor Farmers Market + Jaie Rodrigues - Live Music in the Biergarten
May 17
We are excited to announce our new Biergarten in addition to our Market.  With extended hours every Friday open until 10 and every Saturday night with live music open 6 to midnight.  Our new Biergarten is the only outdoor biergarten in Washington County and features Texas craft beer on tap, wine and artisan cheese plates.
 

Home Sweet Farm Market & Biergarten
11:00 a.m.
307 So. Park St., Brenham
979-530-7993
No Cover

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Mark Kohler - Painting the West
May 16 - June 20
Mark Kohler has a passion for the American West and for the last 18 years has documented the independent spirit and pride that the modern working cowboy has inherited from his predecessors.  He is an award-winning watercolorist whose work appears in the top invitational shows in the country and in private and corporate collections throughout the world.  Opening Reception with the Artist May 16, 5 - 9 pm

Red & White Gallery
102 West Main, Fayetteville
713-818-9766

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Beppe Gambetta Guitar Workshop at Blackbird Farm
May 21, 22 & 23
Beppe Gambetta Guitar Workshop with gourmet food, great wines and charming hospitality at Blackbird Farm.  After years of International touring and many experiences in organizing Workshops in different parts of the World, Italian guitarist Beppe Gambetta has put together a dream workshop! Learn from master guitarists in a picturesque Texas location while enjoying delicious food, great wines and casual jamming in an artistic setting while staying in elegant accommodations.  View website for more details.

Blackbird Farm
1488 FM 2503, Ellinger
713-818-9766

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Chapter Two
May 28 - June 14
Nominated for Best Play at the 1978 Tony Awards, and with a lot of humor and a lot of heart, Chapter Two is Neil Simon at his best! George Schneider is a middle-aged writer struggling to accept his wife's untimely passing. After being set up by his brother Leo on a series of wildly unsuccessful dates, he meets Jennie Malone, a divorced soap opera actress. Coping with their separate tragedies, George and Jennie must discover not when, but how they can start Chapter Two of their lives. In a hilarious subplot, Leo has an encounter with Faye, Jennie's neurotic friend.

Unity Theatre
300 Church Street, Brenham
979-830-8358

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Farm to Market Dinner
May 30
Enjoy a seasonal farm fresh multi course meal prepared by Chef Brian and Amanda Light of Ronin Cooking.   Dine family style at the community table in our restored railroad warehouse in historic downtown Brenham.  The menu will be sourced within 50 miles and the story of your food given by Chef Brian and Farmer Brad of Home Sweet Farm. 

Home Sweet Farm Market & Biergarten
307 So. Park St., Brenham
979-530-7993

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Jack T. Carr - Live Music in the Biergarten
May 30
We are excited to announce our new Biergarten in addition to our Market.  With extended hours every Friday open until 10 and every Saturday night with live music open 6 to midnight.  Our new Biergarten is the only outdoor biergarten in Washington County and features Texas craft beer on tap, wine and artisan cheese plates.
 

Home Sweet Farm Market & Biergarten
8:30 p.m.
307 So. Park St., Brenham
979-530-7993
No Cover

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The Business of Art and The Art of Business
June 26
Welcome to a great opportunity to  learn how to elevate your art business.  Whether you are just beginning to sell your artwork, directing an art organization, or wanting to grow and update your marketing strategy, this is the workshop for the artist seeking success in the business of art.  The Lone Star Art Guild is proud to offer this information packed workshop by three internationally known artists:  Bernard Mendoza (Photography), Ken Muenzenmayer (Acrylic Paintings, Gallery owner) and Karen Vernon (Watercolor, pastel, oil painter, Gallery owner and curator of ACT - Artists Changing Tomorrow International Invitation).  The workshop includes a free booklet packed with lessons, guides, templates and resources.  Seminar Early Registration Fee May 31, 2015 is $150.00 includes workshop booklet.  Lunch fee not included.  Contact Karen Vernon for more information.

Kline ISD Multipurpose Center
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
7500 FM 2920, Spring
979-249-4119

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