DivorceCare-Hillcrest Church of Christ - DivorceCare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing divorce and separation, will be held on Wednesday evenings at 7:00pm beginning September 3rd at Hillcrest Church of Christ. Child care is available. DivorceCare features nationally recognized experts on divorce and recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Facing My Anger," "Facing My Loneliness," "New Relationships," "KidCare" and "Forgiveness." Meetings will be held at Hillcrest Church of Christ at 650 E. Ambler room 52. For more information, call the church office at 325/691-4200.
Central Texas Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show - Central Texas Gem & Mineral Society presents its Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show; April 11 & 12, 2015; Abilene Civic Center; N. 6th & Pine; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; adults $3, children (6-12) $1.50, under 6 & Scouts in uniform free; Exhibits, Wheel of Fortune, dealers, fossils, rare minerals, cut and uncut gems, fluorescent display, lapidary supplies and rough, jewelry making equipment, beads, Crack your own Geode, Silent Auction, door prizes, grand prize drawing; proceeds benefit scholarship program. Contact Kay McDaniel, (325) 668-8558; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: rockclub.txol.net
Monster Energy Supercross - Head out to NRG Stadium, Saturday, April 11 and catch the world’s top supercross riders Ryan Villopoto, James Stewart, Chad Reed, Ryan Dungey and more battle it out for the 2015 Monster Energy Supercross title. Gates open at 12:30 p.m. and Main Event starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets start at only $15. Visit SupercrossOnline.com for more information.
Abilene Philharmonic: Beethoven 9 - All three local university choirs – Abilene Christian University, Hardin-Simmons University, and McMurry University Choirs – will join together for Beethoven’s choral symphony, Symphony No. 9. Soloists are soprano Carol Wilson, mezzo-soprano Lynnette Chambers, tenor Sam Cook, and bass Stephen Morscheck. This masterwork culminates in the well-known “Ode to Joy.” This is a “glow” concert. By request, sit in a balcony section set aside for interactive commentary on your smartphone, iPad, or tablet. Call 325-677-6710. Tickets $18-$42. Abilene Civic Center.
Fur, Fowl, and Fin - Join us for a men's night out. Enjoy a wild game dinner, cash bar, silent auction, raffle drawings, and live auction. All proceeds benefit Cancer Services Network, who helps cancer patients and their families in 19 counties of West Central Texas.
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