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Saturday, April 27

*8:30 a.m. to noon – Free legal forum for all U.S. veterans at Bastrop County courthouse, second floor annex. No appointment is necessary.

*9 a.m. – Yesterfest in downtown Bastrop.

*10 a.m. – Revival with Dr. Lowery at Rosanky Baptist Church, 2160 FM 535.

*10 a.m. – Two-day Spring Singing for Jesus at Penning for Jesus Cowboy Church, 1252 FM 20. Call 512-748-0930 for more information.

*11 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Spring fish fry fundraiser at Mina Masonic Lodge, 601 Main St in Bastrop.

*11 a.m. – Building Healthy Soils – Jay Mertz, founder of Rabbit Hill Farm at Bastrop Gardens Organic Center, 316 Old. 71, Cedar Creek. Call Deena at 512-303-5672 or visit their website at bastropgardens.com for more information.

*11 a.m. – The L. A. Turner Chapter, Bastrop and the Margaret Howell Davis Chapter, Austin of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, will co-sponsor a Confederate Memorial Day Ceremony at Upper Cedar Creek Cemetery. Fifteen Confederate veterans in both cemeteries will be honored. Bring a lawn chair. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Judy Seymore at 303-5677.

Sunday, April 28

*10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Cowboy Breakfast, 921 Main St. $15 in advance, $20 at the door and available at BastropYesterFest.org or call 303-0558.

*2-4 p.m. – A Celebration of Motherhood at Hampton Inn and Suites, 240 S. Hasler Blvd., Bastrop. Jubilate Christian Girls Choir and Bastrop Pregnancy Resource Center tea, concert and silent auction. Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door, $10 per person. Call 512-629-8780 for more information.

*3:30 p.m. – Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church Family and Friends Day. For more information, contact Sister Doris Brown at 512-303-0280.

*6 p.m. – Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church,385 FM 20, Bastrop, invites everyone to “An Evening of Love and Laughter” honoring Pastor Elder Larry and Sister Demetria Washington. The program will consist of three dramas with local talent from the Bastrop area. Donation is $5. For more information, contact Sister Lillie Thompson at 512-718-2405.

Friday, May 3

*11 a.m. to 7 p.m. – Bastrop Evening Lions Club fundraiser with Schwan’s truck in the Tractor Supply parking lot. Orders may be placed in advance at Schwansfundraising.com, enterring campaign ID number 42686. Call Lions president Vanessa Owens at 512-903-1821 for additional information.

Saturday, May 4

*8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Household hazardous waste cleanup at Mayfest Park, next to Bastrop State Park. Call 512-537-0068 for more information.

*10 a.m. to noon – 3-N-1 Fire Station in Rosanky will sponsor a rabies clinic with Dr. Neil Seidel, DVM. $10 rabies vaccinations, other vaccinations, heartworm check, heartworm preventative and flea products available at regular clinic prices.

*11 a.m. – Rain Barrel Workshop, Hands-on construction of rain barrels. Instructor, Jeff Long, Texas licensed irrigator (LI 7348) at Bastrop Gardens Organic Center, 316 Old. 71, Cedar Creek. Call Deena at 512-303-5672 or visit their website at bastropgardens.com for more information.

Monday, May 6

*1:30 p.m. – TRTA (Retired teachers) meeting at First National Bank training room in Bastrop. All retired teachers welcome. Identity Theft program.

Wednesday, May 8

*6-7 p.m. – CASA volunteers and staff for a presentation about child sexual abuse by Julie Elliott from the Children’s Advocacy Center at Bastrop Public Library. Please RSVP to 512-303-2272.

Saturday, May 11

*10 a.m. – Texas DPS Motorcycle Safety Unit 30-Year Celebration at Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 Chestnut St. Motorcycles and other gear will be on display with free motorcycle safety related items available. Stop and visit with motorcycle safety instructors from around the state.

*11 a.m. – Soils from the Ground Up – George Altgelt, owner of Geo Growers of Austin, premier custom soil blenders at Bastrop Gardens Organic Center, 316 Old. 71, Cedar Creek. Call Deena at 512-303-5672 or visit their website at bastropgardens.com for more information.

*12-6 p.m. – Lost Pines Wine Fest at Bastrop Brewhouse, 601 Chestnut St. to raise funds for Boys and Girls Club of Bastrop County. $25 admission. For more information, visit lostpineswinefest.com.

Tuesday, May 16

*6:30 p.m. – Friends of the Lost Pines State Parks meeting in the Refectory at Bastrop State Park: Fire Wise Landscape Maintenance – Perimeter, fire zones and combustible plants program by Buddy Burrow, retired chief, Bluebonnet VFD.

Friday, May 17

*6 p.m. – Miss Relay For Life Bastrop/Smithville Pageant at Erhard Field, open to girls ages 0-18. Every contestant will take home a purple rhinestone ribbon pin. Call 512-321-5693 for entry information.

Saturday, May 18

*10 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Bastrop Healing Arts Fair at Bastrop Producers Market, 977 Texas 71 in between Texas 20 and 21. Admission is one canned good for Bastrop food pantry. Alternative paths to wellness, organic foods and much more. Call Susan Hikel at 512-367-3965 for more information.

*11 a.m. – Home Brew for the Garden – Aerobic Compost Tea,” complete recipes and how to by Jeff Long, licensed irrigator (LI 7348) at Bastrop Gardens Organic Center, 316 Old. 71, Cedar Creek. Call Deena at 512-303-5672 or visit their website at bastropgardens.com for more information.

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