December 6, 2023

Coastal Bend College

The latest official news from CBC!

2016 Calendar Cover.pngCoastal Bend College (CBC) is proud to announce the arrival of the 2016 CBC Wildlife Calendar. The 2016 CBC Wildlife Calendar features over 40 stunning photographs showcasing South Texas birds, animals, vegetation and flowers that are native to the area.

This year, 27 photographers submitted their photos for judging and 12 photographers had their work selected for inclusion. The 2016 CBC Wildlife Calendar photographers were recently honored at the CBC Foundation 50th Anniversary Gala.

The 2016 CBC Wildlife Calendar photographers are: Cosme Castillo of Alice; Cissy Beasley, John C. Breidenbach, Sylvia Garcia-Smith, and John West of Beeville; Sue Carter of Karnes City; Connie Black of Mathis; Dr. Robert Benson of Normanna; George Gilchrist of Papalote; Steve Kotzur of Pettus; Carroll Lohse of Skidmore; and James and Sheryl Hunt of Tynan.

Free copies of the wildlife calendar are available at all Coastal Bend College locations, Alice Chamber of Commerce, Beeville Chamber of Commerce, Kingsville Chamber of Commerce, Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce, Beeville Bee-Picayune, and Hogue’s Jewelry (Beeville), while supplies last.

Photo submissions for the 2017 CBC Wildlife Calendar will be accepted in late May 2016. Any questions or inquiries about the wildlife calendar can be directed to Monica Cruz, director of marketing and public relations, at (361) 354-2258 or via email at