During Small Business Saturday, Nov. 28, city council place 1 candidate Azeita Taylor will be focusing her Candidate for a Cause efforts on helping one small business owner who has added much to the community. Michele McGuire, owner of Michele’s Floral and Gifts in Copperas Cove, has been battling pancreatitis since April 2014.

Cooking program to be held in Gatesville

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 17:30 to 19:30

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Coryell County will sponsor a new cooking school program, “Friends, Food & Fun,” on Sept. 15 from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. at the Gatesville Civic Center.

The program will feature preparation of three take-home freezer entrees ready to cook and eat. The purpose is to promote more family mealtime, save time and money and teach individuals the basics in packaging and freezing. Each entrée prepared will feed a family of six. The session will also cover modifications for special diets, especially diabetes.

CTCOG to host Medicare education event

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 09:00 to 12:00

Welcome to Medicare 2015, presented by the Central Texas Council of Governments, the Area Agency on Aging of Central Texas and the Central Texas Aging and Disability Resource Center, is planned for Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. until noon at the Central Texas Council of Governments Conference Room D9, located at 2180 North Main Street in Belton.

This event will offer an opportunity for Central Texans to learn about Social Security benefits, Medicare benefits and Healthcare choices.

This function is free to the public, but seating is limited and reservations are required.

New Maker Club to meet at the library Wednesday

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 18:00 to 19:00

A new Maker Club will meet on Sept. 9 from 6-7 p.m. in the meeting room of the Copperas Cove Public Library. The Maker Club is a place for people who use technology recreationally or professionally to create, customize and design new things. Those exploring the cutting edges of new technology can gather to share ideas, experience, information and encouragement. Some of the technologies to be discussed include 3-D Modeling, 3-D Printing, 3-D Scanning, laser cutting, CNC Routing and programmable circuit boards like Arduino and Raspberry Pi. Makers come in all ages and families are welcome.

Special need/Autistic children support group

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 16:30 to 17:30

A Special Needs Support Group, a new support group for people working with special needs or autistic children, is scheduled for Sept. 9 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in the meeting room of the Copperas Cove Public Library The purpose of this informal meeting is to provide professionals, caregivers and parents an opportunity to meet where children and teens can mingle. For more information contact the library at [email protected] or 254-547-3826.



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