Around the World with Double E

World Wednesdays at Double E Grocery Ermis Encore began June 13 featuring Mexico. They continue throughout the month with Italy on June 20 and South Asia – Thailand and Vietnam on June 27. Future Wednesday themes will be determined by customer suggestions.

Healing in the House

A three-day revival is planned June 13-15 at St. Paul AME Church, 400 San Felipe Road, Sealy. Events will be held nightly at 7 p.m. Call Pastor Alma Phillips at 281-851-1117 for more information.

Public Dance

A public dance is set for 2 to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 16, at the American Legion Hall in Sealy. Polka, waltzes and more will be featured. The event is sponsored by Texas Heritage Music and Dance Club. Call 936-894-2804, email or visit for more information.

Father’s Day at Double E Grocery

Double E Grocery Ermis Encore, 10108 F.M. 1458, Sealy, is celebrating Father’s Day with a special menu featuring brisket platters, sandwiches and nachos, beer and bloody marys and live music.

Fried Chicken Dinner

KC Fried Chicken Dinner at Sealy KC Hall, serving from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 24. Dine in or drive through.

Hoff Family Reunion

The annual Hoff family reunion will be Sunday, June 24, at the home of Art and Debbie Wammel, 1748 Highway 159 West, Bellville. A potluck meal begins at 12:30 p.m. Please bring enough for your family and some to share and bring a dessert for after the meal and for the cake walk. All families are encouraged to bring any family heritage items to share. For genealogy questions call Sara Sowa at 979-877-5671. For additional information call Beverly Hoff at 979-865-5585.

June Music Fest

Sealy KC June Music Fest, starting with a fried chicken dinner at 11 a.m. June 24, followed by music provided by Charles and the Fabulous Four from 1 to 5 p.m. Homemade desserts will be available inside the hall. Barbecue sandwiches will be served after 2 p.m. Dancing and visiting with friends will be offered at the Sealy KC Hall, 1310 Highway 90 West.

Summer Reading Program

Readers of all ages will explore all things musical this summer as Gordon Memorial Library presents “Libraries Rock” during their summer library program. Activities may include craft creation, group games, musical crafts and more. The 2018 Summer Reading Program is open to young people, preschool through sixth grade with programs, prize drawings, story times, and more. Families are invited to join the Read-to-Me portion of the program. (Include your summer calendar here.) Registration for “Libraries Rock” continues through June 28, Every Thursday, there is an event or craft. For more information, call the library at 979-885-7469. All programs are free of charge.

Student Physicals

Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine at Sugar Land is offering annual student physicals from 9 a.m. to noon on July 28 for Fort Bend ISD, Stafford MSD and any other student athlete needing a physical.

Court-Appointed Special Advocates

Every child has a chance … It’s you! Become a CASA (Court-Appointed Special Advocate) and speak up for children in the foster care system. Volunteer to be a CASA crusader to help in capacities outside of the advocate role – fundraising, legislative advocacy, speakers bureau, etc. Learn more at Contact or 979-277-0088.

Texas German Society

Americans of German descent constitute the largest ethnic group in the United States with more than 58 million Americans proudly proclaiming their German heritage. Austin County and the surrounding areas contain a large number of inhabitants with German backgrounds. The Bluebonnet Chapter of Texas German Society strives to preserve and promote the German language, culture and traditions. This group meets bi-monthly at the Hill Center in Sealy. Anyone, including non-German speaking individuals, is encouraged to join. They may contact chapter president Herbert Schumann at 979-865-3804.


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