Hockley Community Center Special Summer Events for Children

August 9, 2018 @ 10:30 am – 7:00 pm
Hockley Community Center
28515 Old Washington Rd
Hockley, TX 77447
Gerlinde Pittman or Debbie Henshaw
(936) 931-5029

Bingo for Children

Volunteer Bingo caller Delores Rasmusson is inviting children to try their luck at this fun game of numbers on July 30th and August 13th from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. Popcorn and lemonade will be offered at break time.

Sun Catchers

Children, come enjoy an early-afternoon upcycling workshop. Learn how to make suncatchers from
empty, clean water bottles on August 6th from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. We have a good collection of
water bottles, clear fishing line, beads, scissors and Sharpie markers, but bringing your own supplies,
including a sewing needle, is a welcome option.

Children’s Book Club

Children of all ages are invited to share what books they have read this summer, what they liked about
a book, and what they did not. The book club will meet on August 8 th from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. Call
(936) 931-5030 for more information.

Fun with Fabrics: Thinking Outside the Box

Award-winning quilter Dorothy Yeats is offering another special class to children on August 9th from 10:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. She will introduce participants to working with fabrics using scraps, cardboard
squares, and hoops to make one of a kind wall hangings. Children must be able to use scissors safely.

Water Crafts and Experiments

On August 13th from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m., children can explore wicking color, creating a rainbow,
bleeding art, and other uses of water for experiments and artistic designs.


Advance registration for special activities is requested, call (936) 931-5030. An adult must accompany and remain with anyone under the age of 18 visiting the center.  

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