Event Calendar For October 2015

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Artist Ginger Siemans Demo
October 2
Copper Shade Tree to host, metal-smith artist, Ginger Siemans. Ginger will be demonstrating her skills and techniques that allows her to create her outstanding and unique jewelry. Please make plans to meet Ginger and watch her work. Her jewelry will be available for purchase. 

Copper Shade Tree - Henkel Square Market
Noon - 4 p.m.
102 Schumann Ln, Round Top, Texas
979-249-4127
Free

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Antique Show Events at The Gallery at Round Top
October 2 and 3
Comforts at The Gallery at Round Top presents:
Friday, October 2, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Meet artist John Pinkerton. His paintings are a must see!

The Gallery at Round Top presents:
Saturday, October 3, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Meet Paule Hewlett, Beyond Her silkscreen designs for home and dress.
Meet award winning local artist, Lyn Foley. Her lampwork bead jewelry is a knock-out.
 

The Gallery at Round Top
1 p.m.-4 p.m.
203 East Austin, Round Top
979-249-4119
Free

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Rattletree Marimba
October 7
Rattletree Marimba, from Zimbabwe, will be visiting Fayette County
Wednesday, October 7th.

They will be performing Fine Art Assemblies for our area schools during the day and then for you, our ARTS' supporters, that evening in ARTS backyard in Fayetteville.
 
Just to add to the fun, join us for a Zimbabwean food tasting at 6 p.m. before the 7 p.m. performance.
 
Don't miss out on this unique event; they will have you clapping and moving to the beat!
 
MUST RSVP FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO WANT TO TASTE
at 979-378-2113 or info@artsforruraltexas.org
 

ARTS
7 p.m.
114 N. Live Oak St. Fayetteville, Texas
979-378-2113
Free

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Papercutting by Catherine Rayroud Winkler Book Signing
October 10
Little Rescue Book for Women in Crisis pairs thoughtful words with beautiful examples of Scherenschnitt, the art of creating intricate paper cutouts. The text shares Winkler Rayroud s own experiences and calls for women to recognize they are not alone, offering hope, while the incredibly detailed paper cutouts add a touch of humor to her sincere support for women in all walks of life. As she writes, When a woman is down on her knees, let s all stand up and make sure she can stand straight again. Every woman in the world deserves respect and a chance to be who she wants to be!

Artist Talk will take place at Fine Home by Copper Shade Tree at:
1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Catherine will demonstrate her skills and techniques throughout the afternoon.

Copper Shade Tree - Henkel Square Market
12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
102 Schumann Ln, Round Top, Texas
979-249-4127
Free

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Habits of Leadership
October 10
Henkel Hall, Round Top, Texas, welcomes from Texas A & M Commander Alyssa Michalke. Michalke is the first woman to be appointed to lead the Corps of Cadets. She will speak of life, challenges and future.

Refreshments will be served.

Henkel Hall - Henkel Square Market
4 p.m.
201 N. Live Oak, Round Top, TX
979-249-5840
Free

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"Life Along the River" Performance
October 10
Performance "Life Along The River" by Mary Margaret Mann 

Drinks and Nibbles 6:30 PM, Performance 7 PM  Seating limited to 40
Reservations $25

The Gallery at Round Top
7 p.m.
203 East Austin, Round Top
979-249-4119
$25

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Texas Pickin' Park
October 10
11:00 a.m. Free Workshop; 1:00 p.m. Slow Jam (Lou-Lou Barbour, jam organizer)
2:00 p.m. Old Time Jam starts; 2:00 p.m. - (until?) Jamming on the square
Come out and have some fun with us. Music is life!

Fayetteville Square
11:00 a.m.
512-415-3177
Free

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YOUR MEMORIES - How to Get Started by Joyce Boatright
October 15

For Your Information presents: What stories do you have? Let presenter, author and veteran storyteller Joyce Boatright trigger your memories and turn them into written stories. Whether you want to write an entire book for the world or a selection of stories for your family, you don't want to miss this fun presentation.

Round Top Family Library
7 p.m.
206 W. Mill Round Top
979-249-2700
Free

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Houston Chamber Ringers
October 17
The Houston Chamber Ringers return to Festival Hill to perform a Masquerade Handbell Concert with tricks and treats. Come hear this very accomplished group of ringers enchant their audience in astounding handbell harmony-in the acoustically superior Festival Concert Hall. Adult tickets are $25, Students are $10.

A pre-concert meal, by reservation only, is served at 12:45 PM in the Menke House Dining Hall. Purchase your meal online when you purchase your concert tickets.

Purchase your tickets online.

Round Top Festival Institute
3:00 p.m.
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129

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The Sacred Battleground
October 17
The Round Top Area Historical Society and the Fayette County Genealogical Society as co-sponsor will host a lecture and reception. Presentation by noted historian John Sarafis. It is a true story of Peggy McCormick; wife, mother, and land owner, who stood toe-to-toe with Sam Houston and Santa Anna.

Round Top Area Historical Society, Jaehne Pavilion
11:00 a.m.
397 E. Mill St., Round Top
Free

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Josh Ward
October 23
Live Music at Buffalo Creek

Buffalo Creek Wedding and Entertainment Venue
8:00 p.m.
10827 Hwy 36, Bellville
979-865-0702
$12.00

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OctoBierFest
October 24
Hosted by Round Top Schutzen Verein in the Historic Round Top Rifle Hall.  Quality German Biers.  Authentic Sausage and Kraut.  Official Keg Tapping Ceremony at 12 noon.  Free Concert under the outdoor pavilion - Music provided by Texas Blasmusik Round Top Brass Band Yodel Blitz.

Round Top Rifle Hall
11:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
710 FM 1457, Round Top

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  10th Annual Monte Carlo Nite
October 24
Save the Date!!  St. Mark's Medical Center Fund Raiser.....If you have any questions, please contact Donna Pyle at 979-966-3485 or dmp3485@gmail.com

6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.

Artist Bobbe Shapiro Nolan
October 24
Please join ARTS for Rural Texas for the opening reception for Ms. Nolan's first one person show featuring her mixture of woven, tapestry, quilted, and artistry of all things textile. Don't miss this original, interesting exhibit or the party celebrating these Fiber Creations. Come for the art and stay for the fellowship and refreshments!

Ross Gallery
5:00 p.m.
On the Square, Fayetteville
979-378-2113
Free

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Western Associates of the Artists of the American West
Oct. 24 - Nov. 15
Opening Night Reception on Saturday, October 24, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Meet the Artists.

The Gallery at Round Top
203 E. Austin, Round Top
979-249-4199
Free

Justin van Sant
October 30
Full band show and Halloween costume party.

Buffalo Creek Wedding and Entertainment Venue
8:00 p.m.
10827 Hwy 36, Bellville
979-865-0702

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