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Center Tour Reservations

September 24 @ 2:00 PM - September 24 @ 5:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Weekly Watercolor Workshop Weekly Watercolor Workshop

Weekly Watercolor Workshop

September 26 @ 9:00 AM - September 26 @ 12:00 PM

Weekly Watercolor Workshop

Tuesdays, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Instructor: Robert Ruhmann Monthly tuition: $60 for BAL members, $75 for non-members Come learn about watercolor landscapes and seascapes from this award-winning artist with more than 25 years of experience. Robert loves to paint landscapes, rock formations and seascapes. This class is open to all levels of students.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 26 @ 11:00 AM - September 26 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Teen Studio Time 1 Teen Studio Time 1

Teen Studio Time 1

September 26 @ 1:30 PM - September 26 @ 3:30 PM

Teens ages 13-18 are invited to join instructors Linda Strickland and Mark Cameron in Brazosport Art League Studio for Teen Studio Time. We offer tow class times for your scheduling convenience. Working individually as well as in groups, class will work in multiple mediums including: watercolor, oil and acrylic paint, pastels, stained glass mosaic, ink, pencil and charcoal drawing, clay, printmaking. We also have an impressive line-up of guest instructors with expertise in varying techniques and mediums that are excited to work with you. We finish our year with the Teen Studio Show in the Gallery May 7 - June 2, 2024. $80 per semester, all supplies included. Includes BAL Junior membership. To register for Fall 2023, teens must purchase $10 BAL Junior membership BEFORE registering for class. Balance our for class fee is $70. Teen Studio 1 meets Tuesdays, 1:30 - 3:30 PM.
Teen Studio Time 2 Teen Studio Time 2

Teen Studio Time 2

September 26 @ 4:00 PM - September 26 @ 6:00 PM

Teens ages 13-18 are invited to join instructors Linda Strickland and Mark Cameron in Brazosport Art League Studio for Teen Studio Time. We offer tow class times for your scheduling convenience. Working individually as well as in groups, class will work in multiple mediums including: watercolor, oil and acrylic paint, pastels, stained glass mosaic, ink, pencil and charcoal drawing, clay, printmaking. We also have an impressive line-up of guest instructors with expertise in varying techniques and mediums that are excited to work with you. We finish our year with the Teen Studio Show in the Gallery May 7 - June 2, 2024. $80 per semester, all supplies included. Includes BAL Junior membership. To register for Fall 2023, teens must purchase $10 BAL junior membership BEFORE registering for class. Balance our for class fee is $70. Teen Studio 2 meets Tuesdays, 4:00 - 6:00 PM.
Tuesday Evening Art Class – September 2023 Tuesday Evening Art Class – September 2023

Tuesday Evening Art Class - September 2023

September 26 @ 6:00 PM - September 26 @ 6:00 PM

Join instructor Mark Cameron every Tuesday evening from 6:30 - 8:30 PM for an adult art class! Supplies are included in price of the class. Mediums include watercolor, pastel, clay, and metal jewelry. Class is open to beginner, intermediate and advanced students seeking to advance their understanding of art, the principles of art and becoming the creator they know themselves to be. $60.00 Members Monthly Price $70.00 Non-Member Monthly Price
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 27 @ 11:00 AM - September 27 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 28 @ 11:00 AM - September 28 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
KIDz Art Class Fall 2023 KIDz Art Class Fall 2023

KIDz Art Class Fall 2023

September 28 @ 1:00 PM - September 28 @ 3:00 PM

Kidz Art meets Thursdays from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM, beginning September 7 – December 7. Class will not meet November 23. Ages: 8-13 Class limit: 16 students ART is FUN! This class teaches the 7 Elements of Art (line, color, shape, space, texture, value & form), creative expression with a variety of drawing and painting techniques (pencil, colored pencils, pen and ink, acrylic, watercolor, etc).

Lessons include a sketchbook assignment, featured artist or art history, focus and discovery. Instruction by art educator Linda Matheson.

The tuition is $75 per semester, which includes all supplies. REGISTER NOW!
Kids Studio Fall 2023 Kids Studio Fall 2023

Kids Studio Fall 2023

September 28 @ 4:00 PM - September 28 @ 6:00 PM

NEW for Fall 2023: Kids Studio! Registration for Kids Studio will begin August 4. Kids Studio meets Thursdays from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM, beginning September 7 – December 7. Class will not meet November 23. Ages: 7-12 Class limit: 16 students

Children, ages 7 to 12, are invited to join Dorothy Dean, Art Teacher for this class. In Kids Studio, we will be covering a variety of pieces focused on everything from the seven elements of art to Aboriginal dot painting. Every week your student will bring home with them a completed art piece, inspired by a set project but combined with their own personal style and flair. Mediums used in class will include but are not limited to pastels, acrylic, water color, pen and ink, collage, and colored pencils. All supplies are included.

The tuition is $75 per semester, which includes all supplies.

Featured Planetarium Shows

“All About Eclipses” Planetarium Show “All About Eclipses” Planetarium Show

"All About Eclipses" Planetarium Show

September 26 @ 7:00 PM - September 26 @ 7:00 PM

Join BASF Planetarium on Tuesdays and the 4th Friday in September for "All About Eclipses" at 7:00 PM! Texas will be at the Center of 2 solar eclipses in the next year. Join us to learn about the different kinds of eclipses, how they happen, and why we don't get eclipses every month. Find out how to view the upcoming solar eclipse in October as it passes over Texas. September 5, 12, 19, 22 & 26 7:00 PM
Star & Space Story Time Star & Space Story Time

Star & Space Story Time

September 30 @ 12:30 PM - September 30 @ 12:30 PM

Join BASF Planetarium for a FREE “Star & Space Story Time” on Saturdays 12:30 PM. Each week will feature a different “Space themed” story book for children. Reserve FREE tickets by clicking here! September Schedule: September 2 - Look Up With Me September 9 -  The Astronaut with a Song for the Stars September 16 - The Skies Above My Eyes September 23 - Mousetronaut Goes To Mars September 30 - Sun! One in a Billion
Perfect Little Planet Planetarium Show Perfect Little Planet Planetarium Show

Perfect Little Planet Planetarium Show

September 30 @ 1:00 PM - September 30 @ 1:00 PM

Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes: a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Sail through the rings of Saturn. Feel the lightning storms of Jupiter. And walk on the surface of Mars. Which destination would you choose? A solar system journey for space travelers of all ages. TICKETS: Non-Members: $5 Per Person Planetarium members: FREE 

Brazosport Music

“Concertmaster’s Choice” concert “Concertmaster’s Choice” concert

"Concertmaster's Choice" concert

October 7 @ 7:30 PM - October 7 @ 7:30 PM

Saturday, October 7, 2023 7:30 PM The Clarion at Brazosport College This concert will celebrate concertmaster Darren Tidwell's 30th year with BSO. Selections include:
  • Daugherty – Red Cape Tango
  • Grieg – Lyric Suite
  • Mozart – Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
  • Rossini – William Tell Overture
(Photo of BSO Concertmaster Darren Tidwell by Gerald Roznovsky) 
“Robin Spielberg’s ‘By Way of the Wind'” concert “Robin Spielberg’s ‘By Way of the Wind'” concert

"Robin Spielberg's 'By Way of the Wind'" concert

November 12 @ 4:00 PM - November 12 @ 4:00 PM

Sunday, November 12 4:00 PM The Clarion at Brazosport College

Guest soloist Robin Spielberg joins Brazosport Symphony Orchestra for the symphony premiere of By Way of the Wind! A pianist, composer and recording artist, Robin is well known for her expressive technique, melodic composition style and engaging live performances. Her orchestrated works reflect the universal human experience of moving through the world, recounting stories of courage and resilience.

“Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’ with Brazosport College Choirs” concert “Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’ with Brazosport College Choirs” concert

"Vivaldi's 'Gloria' with Brazosport College Choirs" concert

December 16 @ 7:30 PM - December 16 @ 7:30 PM

Saturday, December 16 7:30 PM The Clarion at Brazosport College Join Brazosport Symphony Orchestra for its always-popular holiday concert, featuring Brazosport College Choirs! Selections include:
  • Vivaldi – Gloria
  • Tchaikovsky –The Nutcracker Suite
“A Celebration of American Black Composers” concert “A Celebration of American Black Composers” concert

"A Celebration of American Black Composers" concert

February 17, 2024 @ 7:30 PM - February 17, 2024 @ 7:30 PM

Saturday, February 17 7:30 PM The Clarion at Brazosport College Selections include:
  • Florence Price – Symphony No. 1 in E Minor
  • William Grant Still – Symphony No. 1 in A-Flat Major “Afro-American”
  • Music of Scott Joplin and Duke Ellington
“Legends” concert “Legends” concert

"Legends" concert

April 6, 2024 @ 7:30 PM - April 6, 2024 @ 7:30 PM

Saturday, April 6 7:30 PM The Clarion at Brazosport College This concert will feature the 2024 winners of the Whit Phillips Memorial Young Artist Competition and Student Melody Challenge winners. Selections will include:
  • Kondo – The Legend of Zelda
  • Gliere – Russian Sailor’s Dance
  • Rossini – William Tell Overture
  • Weber – Oberon Overture
  • Purcell – King Arthur
“May the 4th!” concert “May the 4th!” concert

"May the 4th!" concert

May 4, 2024 @ 7:30 PM - May 4, 2024 @ 7:30 PM

Saturday, May 4 7:30 PM The Clarion at Brazosport College Selections will include:
  • Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 4
  • Music of Star Wars

Museum of Natural Science

Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 24 @ 2:00 PM - September 24 @ 5:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 26 @ 11:00 AM - September 26 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 27 @ 11:00 AM - September 27 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 28 @ 11:00 AM - September 28 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 29 @ 11:00 AM - September 29 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

September 30 @ 11:00 AM - September 30 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

October 1 @ 2:00 PM - October 1 @ 5:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

October 3 @ 11:00 AM - October 3 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

October 4 @ 11:00 AM - October 4 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.
Center Tour Reservations Center Tour Reservations

Center Tour Reservations

October 5 @ 11:00 AM - October 5 @ 3:00 PM

Center Tour Reservations

Free self-guided tours to the Brazosport Art League gallery and Brazosport Museum of Natural Science. Reservations required. Hours are 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday and 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Sunday.

Brazosport Live Theater

“Wait Until Dark” Performances “Wait Until Dark” Performances

"Wait Until Dark" Performances

October 27 @ 7:30 PM - October 27 @ 7:30 PM

This masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene! A dangerous and sinister trio of con artists are about to meet their match. The criminals trace a mysterious doll to the basement apartment a young blind woman, Susy Hendrix, and her husband Sam. Sam had been persuaded by a mysterious woman to transport the doll across the Canadian border, not knowing that sewn inside were several grams of heroin. The strange woman is found murdered and Sam is implicated. His wife must find the missing doll to prove his innocence. Susy becomes tangled in a game of cat and mouse when the players shift unexpectedly. She knows the only way to survive is to change the rules. As night falls and Susy plunges the apartment into total darkness, the players are forced to maneuver in mutual blindness until the game's deadly conclusion.
“Wait Until Dark” Performances “Wait Until Dark” Performances

"Wait Until Dark" Performances

October 28 @ 7:30 PM - October 28 @ 7:30 PM

This masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene! A dangerous and sinister trio of con artists are about to meet their match. The criminals trace a mysterious doll to the basement apartment a young blind woman, Susy Hendrix, and her husband Sam. Sam had been persuaded by a mysterious woman to transport the doll across the Canadian border, not knowing that sewn inside were several grams of heroin. The strange woman is found murdered and Sam is implicated. His wife must find the missing doll to prove his innocence. Susy becomes tangled in a game of cat and mouse when the players shift unexpectedly. She knows the only way to survive is to change the rules. As night falls and Susy plunges the apartment into total darkness, the players are forced to maneuver in mutual blindness until the game's deadly conclusion.
“Wait Until Dark” Performances “Wait Until Dark” Performances

"Wait Until Dark" Performances

October 29 @ 2:30 PM - October 29 @ 2:30 PM

This masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene! A dangerous and sinister trio of con artists are about to meet their match. The criminals trace a mysterious doll to the basement apartment a young blind woman, Susy Hendrix, and her husband Sam. Sam had been persuaded by a mysterious woman to transport the doll across the Canadian border, not knowing that sewn inside were several grams of heroin. The strange woman is found murdered and Sam is implicated. His wife must find the missing doll to prove his innocence. Susy becomes tangled in a game of cat and mouse when the players shift unexpectedly. She knows the only way to survive is to change the rules. As night falls and Susy plunges the apartment into total darkness, the players are forced to maneuver in mutual blindness until the game's deadly conclusion.
“Wait Until Dark” Performances “Wait Until Dark” Performances

"Wait Until Dark" Performances

November 3 @ 7:30 PM - November 3 @ 7:30 PM

This masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene! A dangerous and sinister trio of con artists are about to meet their match. The criminals trace a mysterious doll to the basement apartment a young blind woman, Susy Hendrix, and her husband Sam. Sam had been persuaded by a mysterious woman to transport the doll across the Canadian border, not knowing that sewn inside were several grams of heroin. The strange woman is found murdered and Sam is implicated. His wife must find the missing doll to prove his innocence. Susy becomes tangled in a game of cat and mouse when the players shift unexpectedly. She knows the only way to survive is to change the rules. As night falls and Susy plunges the apartment into total darkness, the players are forced to maneuver in mutual blindness until the game's deadly conclusion.
“Wait Until Dark” Performances “Wait Until Dark” Performances

"Wait Until Dark" Performances

November 4 @ 7:30 PM - November 4 @ 7:30 PM

This masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene! A dangerous and sinister trio of con artists are about to meet their match. The criminals trace a mysterious doll to the basement apartment a young blind woman, Susy Hendrix, and her husband Sam. Sam had been persuaded by a mysterious woman to transport the doll across the Canadian border, not knowing that sewn inside were several grams of heroin. The strange woman is found murdered and Sam is implicated. His wife must find the missing doll to prove his innocence. Susy becomes tangled in a game of cat and mouse when the players shift unexpectedly. She knows the only way to survive is to change the rules. As night falls and Susy plunges the apartment into total darkness, the players are forced to maneuver in mutual blindness until the game's deadly conclusion.
“Wait Until Dark” Performances “Wait Until Dark” Performances

"Wait Until Dark" Performances

November 5 @ 2:30 PM - November 5 @ 2:30 PM

This masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene! A dangerous and sinister trio of con artists are about to meet their match. The criminals trace a mysterious doll to the basement apartment a young blind woman, Susy Hendrix, and her husband Sam. Sam had been persuaded by a mysterious woman to transport the doll across the Canadian border, not knowing that sewn inside were several grams of heroin. The strange woman is found murdered and Sam is implicated. His wife must find the missing doll to prove his innocence. Susy becomes tangled in a game of cat and mouse when the players shift unexpectedly. She knows the only way to survive is to change the rules. As night falls and Susy plunges the apartment into total darkness, the players are forced to maneuver in mutual blindness until the game's deadly conclusion.

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