Summer is slipping away and suddenly, it’s September! While some families are just getting started with their studies, others will soon be winding down their school year. Our September calendar of events includes the usual park days, an awesome seminar for moms of early learners at our monthly meeting, plus the opportunity to enjoy the Symphony in Victoria and the Grand Opening of the Beth Selah Memorial Library & Book Refuge! And, if your family plans to participate in the Family Dinner Nights, please contact Angela ASAP!!! Join us for as many of these events as your family can fit into the schedule. It will be a great way to get in some of that Socialization 101 credit. ;0)
September Family Dinner Nights will be scheduled by participating families. Contact Angela to add your family’s name to the list. You’ll need to let her know whether you’d like to host, or just enjoy participating.
9/5 Park Day
9/7-9/13 Friends of the Library Book Sale at the Victoria Public Library
9/12 Park Day
9/18 3:00 P.M. Deadline to reserve FREE tickets to the Symphony!*
9/18 Enjoying the Early Years Seminar (Monthly TM Meeting) at FPC in Cuero, Childcare to be Provided, please RSVP if you’ll need childcare
9/19 Park Day
9/20 Master Series concert featuring pianist, Steven Lin, performing Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini with the Victory Symphony Orchestra
9/26 Park Day
9/26 Grand Opening! Beth Selah Memorial Library & Book Refuge
*A Friend of the Symphony has made a generous donation to the Victoria Symphony
allowing a large number of students and families to attend the September 20 Master Series
concert featuring pianist, Steven Lin, performing Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of
Paganini with the VSO
! Please be certain your family WILL attend this 7:30 pm concert before you reply to
this offer. First come, first served! Due to the length of Symphony performances and
concert recordings, Master Series concerts are best for school age children only.
Address all questions to
. Deadline to request free tickets is September 18!
A maximum of 6 student tickets and 4 adult tickets are available per family. If you want
to purchase tickets beyond the maximum 10 free, you may pay $9/students and $17/adults (a
50% discount) at the FAC box office the night of the concert.
To make a reservation, decide how many tickets you need for your family and email
Remember to include your name, your student’s name and school name. Once you have
received a confirmation email from the Education Coordinator, your reservation will be
complete. If you do NOT receive a confirmation email, you will have no tickets for this
concert. You may
pick up your tickets the night of the concert from the Director of Education at the
Education table beside the FAC box office
. Deadline to reserve free tickets is 3:00 pm on September 18.
The Victoria Symphony concert begins at 7:30 pm on Saturday, September 20 at the Victoria
Fine Arts Center at 1002 Sam Houston Drive. You may want to
attend Symphony Savvy at 6:30 pm
“An Insider’s Look at the Orchestra”
led by Maestro Darryl One
. Please plan to arrive no later than 7:15pm for the concert, so your family may be
seated before 7:30pm. Patrons arriving after the concert has started will NOT be seated
during a performance. A Symphony concert typically lasts 2 hours, including an
intermission. Immediately following the concert, plan to join
a student/family discussion of the music in the mezzanine, with Maestro, Darryl One!
Director of Education
2112 North Navarro
Victoria, Texas 77901