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The Galveston County Daily News: Leisure

December 9, 2016

Leisure

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Small houses on display at Rosenberg's newest exhibit

In 1975, when Galveston was expanding and energizing its preservation program as part of the American Bicentennial celebration, Burke Evans and I felt that a huge swath of Galveston was being overlooked — the city’s remarkable collection of small houses, a collection that numbered literally in the thousands.

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The Christmas card collection of Z.L. White
Posted: December 06, 2016

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Taste a colorful rainbow of homegrown citrus
Posted: December 06, 2016

When you think of citrus, images of grapefruits, lemons, limes, and oranges are most likely to come to mind. It’s unfortunate that the citrus you see in the supermarket represents a very small portion of the variety of citrus that can be grown locally.

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Two new exhibits on display at Galveston Arts Center
Posted: December 06, 2016

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Seventh annual George P. Mitchell Mardi Gras Award recipient announced
Posted: December 06, 2016

The 2017 George P. Mitchell Mardi Gras Award will be presented to Larry Del Papa.

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Tuesday 11/29/2016
December’s garden checklist
Posted: November 29, 2016

I have griped too much about the reluctance of the fall season to make a sustained presence. Well, a few days ago fall weather finally arrived in the Texas Upper Gulf Coast growing area.

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New online service available at Rosenberg Library
Posted: November 29, 2016

Rosenberg Library patrons can now access The Great Courses and a variety of other educational materials online on hoopla, a streaming media service available without charge through the library’s website at rosenberg-library.org.

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Custom-made silhouettes will be available at Dickens
Posted: November 29, 2016

This year, visitors to the Galveston Historical Foundation’s Dickens on The Strand festival can bring home the gift of a custom-made silhouette from the Galveston Arts Center.

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Dickens on The Strand set for Friday through Sunday
Posted: November 29, 2016

Galveston Historical Foundation’s annual Victorian holiday festival, Dickens on The Strand, returns Friday through Sunday with family events, including some new ones specifically for youth.

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Local artist uses creative side for new exhibit
Posted: November 29, 2016

"The Creative Elusive," by resident artist, Elizabeth Punches, is currently the featured art exhibit through Jan. 11 at The Proletariat, 2221 Market St., in Galveston.

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