Bedias Library a wonderful community resource

By Dave and Sandra Woodruff
Posted 2/6/19

Mackie Bobo-White asks us to share a few highlights from our Bedias Museum and Library programs.

“We have over 100 new movies (DVD) and many new children's books. We also have …

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Bedias Library a wonderful community resource


Mackie Bobo-White asks us to share a few highlights from our Bedias Museum and Library programs.

“We have over 100 new movies (DVD) and many new children's books. We also have computers that everyone can use free of charge or you can come bring your own computer and use our Wi-Fi free. We have copy services, and a wide range of hard back and paperback books, both fiction and non-fiction. We have your favorite authors such as WEB Griffin, James Patterson, Janet Evanavich, Jonothan Keller, Louis L'Amour and many more. Or if you just need a quiet place to work or read, come check us out! There are also many opportunities to help out by volunteering. The Library/Museum is open Tuesdays and Thursdays 12 noon to 5 p.m., and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come and use this treasure right here in Bedias.”

•The Bedias Food Pantry will be open next Saturday, Feb. 16. Please look for ways you can help support this important community outreach.

•Two Bedias City Council positions are up for reelection and the filling dates are between Jan. 16 and Feb. 15. Please contact Bedias City Secretary Sharon Allen at (936) 395-1119, for more information.

•Want to know more about Bedias Civic Club happenings? Please go to our Facebook page,

•Thank you to everyone who has joined us for our Second Sunday Christian Movie Nights at the Rev. Henry Sanders’ church, Faith Outreach Christian Center, in Navasota. Please plan to join us again Sunday evening, Feb. 10, for our showing of “Unbroken: Path to Redemption.” Everyone is invited and encouraged to join us for each of our wonderful Christian movie nights in our new home. You can find more information about Faith Outreach on their webpage,

Please go to our Facebook page,, or, for more information on our programs.

•Please take an opportunity to share your heart with your neighbors and even a stranger, or two, as the opportunity presents itself.

•Bedias is a wonderful community to live in, and in which to share the joys of the coming year, please share your thoughts on how to improve this column and expand our community news coverage. Please visit our Facebook page,, for updates and to offer your feedback, or please drop us a note at

•Do you have a community or church event you would like included in our weekly column? We would love to share your news with our readers.

•Happy birthday to Roy Willis, Joan Escamilla, Jennifer Figley, Gregory Washington, Jr., Sorin Ardeleanu, Bob Goldstein and DelRay Lentz.

Happy anniversary to Sharon and Dwayne Allen and Raby and Christine Wallen.

Congratulations to everyone else celebrating personal and family occasions. Drop us a note if you want to add someone to our birthday, anniversary or concerns list.

•Please take care when driving near schools and road construction and repair areas. Please uphold our brave law enforcement officers, volunteer firefighters and other first responders, also, please remember MayDell Younts, Gene Stapleton, Philip Upchurch, Gerrie Eiring, Richard Taylor, Nicki Thomson, Lew Gears, George Newton, Aidan Fedor and Betty Darby in your hearts and prayers.

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