Event Calendar For September 2014

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Elizabeth Ellis
September 4
You're invited to a delightful evening of storytelling as told by one of America's finest storytellers. Filled with hilarious and poignant honesty, Elizabeth Ellis' stories deliver down-home wisdom and southern style.

Arts for Rural Texas
7:00 pm
114 N. Live Oak, Fayetteville
979-378-2113
Free will donation.

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Sam Murski & The Tres Deaux
September 5
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square.

The Stone Cellar
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Johnny Nicholas & Cindy Cashdollar
September 5
Doors open at 7 PM.

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$25

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Burton Farmers' & Artisans' Market
September 6
The Burton Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the Farmers' & Artisans' Market from 9:00 to Noon at the Railroad Depot in Burton on the first Saturday during the months of March through November.  Market items are Homemade and Homegrown by local folks.  Bring your friend and your bag and support the local Farmers' & Artisans' Market.

Burton Railroad Depot
9 a.m. - Noon

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Black Cat Choir
September 6
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square.

The Stone Cellar
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Michael Fracasso
September 6
Doors open at 7 PM.

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$18

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Monthly Market Days - Gumbo Fest
September 7
Join us for our Monthly Market Day (first Sunday of every month) featuring our local farmers and vendors. Live music, pony rides, and Sunday Brunch  by Chef Brian Light of Ronin Cooking! The market features some of the best sustainable and organic small family farms in the Brazos Valley.

Home Sweet Farm Market
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
306 S. Baylor Street, Brenham
979-530-7994

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Art Classes with Mike Clann
September 9
Let your creative spirit soar. It will be for all experience levels. The first class will be a drawing class with subsequent classes to be designed to meet the needs and interests of the participants. Sponsored by Arts for Rural Texas.

First Presbyterian Church
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
205 S. Franklin St., La Grange
979-378-2113
Free

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Road Scholars
September 11
Join us for a "For Your Information" presentation of the Round Top Family Library. Paddy McCarty of Road Scholars will discuss the fun and adventure of educational travel around the world. Paddy is an adjunct professor at Houston Community College and has traveles far and wide. Hear about her adventures and future plans.

Round Top Family Library
7:00 pm
206 W. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-2700
Free

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  The Houston Ball at Round Top Ceilidh
September 12
Join the fun with the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Houston District Branch! Open to the general public. Music, entertainment, light refreshments and Scottish Ceilidh dancing (very simple - they will show you how!). Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Henkel Hall
7:30 pm
Henkel Square Market, Round Top
$10 each/ $25 Family

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Milkdrive
September 12
Doors open at 7 PM.

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$18

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Lone Star Gallery Trade Days
September 13 - 14
LSG Trade Days will be held every second weekend of the month. Vintage, shabby, antique, re-purposed, modern and more!

4212 State Hwy 237
Sat 10-6; Sun 10-4
Warrenton
512-797-9815
$5 at the door

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Books, Boots & BBQ -
September 13
A Big Old Event to Thank our Round Top Family Library Volunteers & Community!!  Come join in the fun!  BBQ prepared by Round Top Rifle Hall Members ~ Dine in or Take Out ~ Ice Cream Sundaes for Dessert ~ Cash Bar ~ Singing by Abigail Taylor ~ Boot-scootin' Raffle ~ Music by Round Top/Carmine ISD children ~ Pony Tales Miniature Horses ~ Dancing to the music of Charles and the Fab 4 ~ Free Tee Shirts for Pre K-6th Kiddos ~ Surprise Gift for attending Adult Volunteers.  Admission is Free ~ Meal Tickets $15. (On sale at the Library, local Merchants and Library Website)

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
710 State Hwy 1457, Round Top
979-249-2700

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Texas Music Hall of Fame Inductee Freddie Steady KRC
September 13
Doors open at 7 PM.

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$20

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Hakan Rosengren and the Award-winning Altius String Quartet
September 14
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.
Artistic Director and FCMF Founder, Hakan Rosengren and the Award-winning Altius String Quartet in a program of Mozart, Haydn, and Shostakovich.

Henkel Hall
4:00 pm
Henkel Square Market, Round Top
$18 online / $20

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Architectural Review Board Meeting
September 18
All meetings are the 3rd Monday of the month with few exceptions. Hours for the Office of the Town of Round Top are Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Courthouse
5:30 p.m.
Town Square
979-249-5885

Town Council Meeting
September 19
Most meetings are the 1st Monday of the month with few exceptions. This is one of those exceptions due to Labor Day. Hours for the Office of the Town of Round Top are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Courthouse
7:30 a.m.
Town Square
979-249-5885

Sante Fe Nights
September 19
Join us for a night of celebrating! It's our 1 year anniversary and we have new art and artists to introduce. Meet artists Raquel Kreipe and Camille Ellington. Come in your finest Santa Fe attire and be entertained by flamenco dancers, music and beautiful art!

The Orchid Tree Gallery
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
453 N. Washington, Round Top
713-854-0907
Free

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Suzanna Choffel
September 19
Doors open at 7 PM.

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$18

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Texas Heroes Day
September 20
Enjoy a day of honoring Texas Heroes including those who fought and died for the Republic of Texas.  The event specially commemorates the men of the Dawson Massacre and the Mier Expedition.  Enjoy pioneer craft demonstrations, re-enactors, cannon and musket salutes, historic flag display, a special presentation and guided tours.

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
414 State Loop 92, La Grange
979-968-5658
Free

Home on the Range: The Texas Lanscape in Art and Music
September 20
The topic for the 28th Library and Museum Collections Forum is "Home on the Range:  The Texas Landscape in Art and Music".  Enjoy a day of lectures, exhibitions and performances.  The three distinguished guest speakers will take you from the wide-open spaces of the West Texas landscape into the burgeoning Houston Art scene of the 1950's, as we discover the importance of early Texas Art, and from cowboy songs around the camp fire to performances of "Turkey in the Straw" on the New York Stage.

Round Top Festival Institute
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129

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Shelley King & Band
September 20
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$25

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Schutzenfest
September 21
Schutzenfest!   Enjoy a free dance and the crowning of the Sch tzenK nig at the historic Round Top Rifle Hall.  Hall opens at 4:00 p.m. and the K nig will be crowned at 6:00.  Music by Donnie Wavra and the Hi-Liters from 5:00 - 8:30.  The Round Top Rifle Association is proud to sponsor a raffle for this meticulously-detailed recreation of the legendary 1860 Henry Repeating Rifle. The classic, lever-action Henry rifle is regarded by many as the most technologically advanced rifle available during the Civil War.   One of only 500 manufactured, this firearm was created by the incomparable craftsmen of ... Click Here for more information.  Tickets are $50 each - only 150 will be sold!  Tickets are available at Round Top Mercantile, Round Top State Bank, and from Rifle Association members.

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
710 State Hwy 1457, Round Top

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Rosie Flores
September 26
Doors open at 7 PM.

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$20

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Gretchen Peters
September 27
Doors open at 7 PM.

The Bugle Boy
8:00 pm
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$25

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