Free family festival to be held on college grounds

Coastal Bend College will host its first annual Spring Festival on April 12, 6-8 p.m. in the James Dougherty Jr. Student Center (SUB). This is a family-friendly community event. There will be free food and refreshments. Austin-based rock band, Anagen, will perform. Anagen features Beeville native Lance Kotara.

Great Tips Offered for Festival and Event Organizers

The Texas Leadership Institute (TLI) invites festival and event organizers to take advantage of an outstanding regional workshop coming to Beeville in March. TLI Workshop 1362: Developing Successful Festivals & Events is scheduled from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM on March 20 in Beeville at Coastal Bend College, 3800 Charco Road and will provide insight into insurance needs; marketing and promoting events; the nuts and bolts of planning events; and best practices for working with your community. This workshop is hosted by Coastal Bend College, Continuing Education.

Community festival scheduled at Coastal Bend College

Coastal Bend College will host a fall festival on Oct. 26, starting at 6 p.m. This is a community event and everyone is invited. There will be a variety of outdoor activities, snacks and free inflatable games for the family to enjoy. An indoor dance party will be held to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Fund. Donate for a cure to join the dance party. CBC is located at 3800 Charco Road in Beeville. For more information, contact Jose Rodriguez at (361) 354-2563 or jrod@coastalbend.edu.

Workshop available in Beeville for fest, event organizers

Festivals are fun but a lot of work. Learn about the nuts and bolts of developing successful festivals and events in your community from experts. Coastal Bend College and Texas Leadership Institute have teamed up to present “Developing Successful Festivals and Events” on Oct. 18, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Coastal Bend College in Beeville in the George F. Elam Building, E-116. The cost to attend the workshop is $99 and includes lunch. Pre-registration is required. For more information, contact Coastal Bend College Continuing Education at (361) 362-2633 or noracart@coastalbend.edu.

Community event to be held at CBC Kingsville Campus

The annual CBC Kingsville Community Appreciation Event is scheduled for April 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Coastal Bend College. This is a family-friendly event and is open to the public. For more information about CBC Kingsville Community Appreciation Event, call the main office at (361) 592-1615. CBC Kingsville is located at 1814 S. Brahma Boulevard in Kingsville.