Juneteenth Rodeo set for Saturday postponed due to weather concerns

Rashawn Amos wrestles a steer to the ground during the bulldogging event at the 2016 Juneteenth Rodeo.

Juneteenth Rodeo

The Real Cowboy Association will present the Juneteenth Rodeo at 8 p.m. June 22 at the Longview Rodeo Arena, 1123 Jaycee Drive in Longview.

There will be professional entertainers, and cowboys and cowgirls will compete in barrel racing, calf roping, steer wrestling, team roping, bull riding, wild horse relay races and more.

Gates open at 6:30 p.m., and the rodeo starts at 8.

Tickets are $12 in advance and are available at Cavender’s in Longview and Tyler and at Boot Barn in Longview. Tickets at the gate are $17.

Summer Reading Club

The Longview Public Library’s Summer Reading Club offers free daily activities for children Monday through Saturday through July 24. The upcoming week’s activities include:

■ Family Game Night — 6 to 8:30 p.m. , each Thursday at the library

■ Crafty Kids — 10 a.m. to noon Fridays through July 19 at the library

■ Legos at the Library — 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays through July 22 at the library

■ Super Smash Bros. — 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through July 22 at the library

■ Story Time — 10:30 a.m. English, 11:30 a.m. Spanish, Tuesdays through July 23 at the library

■ Blackland Prairie Raptor Center — 10:30 a.m., June 26 at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center at 100 Grand Boulevard

For Information call (903) 237-1345 or visit www.longviewtexas.gov/library or at www. facebook.com/LongviewPublic Library .

Historic Longview Farmers Market

Music will be in the air Saturdays at the Historic Longview Farmers Market, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary.

Dick Chapman will perform June 22, while Keith Rea will be featured June 29. The market is from 7:10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays in the city parking lot at High and Cotton streets in downtown Longview.

The market recently broke its attendance records when close to 900 people attended. The market includes more than three dozen vendors, selling everything from traditional fruits and vegetables to free range, non-GMO eggs and beef, lamb, chicken and pork. Handmade products such as wood bowls and soy candles also are for sale, and the Artists Tent features two local artists each Saturday.

Area musicians interested in performing at the farmers market should contact Ellen Gordon at 903-720-1398. Visit the Market at www.historiclongviewfarmersmarket.com or find the market on Facebook.

Kokomo theater

Kelli Grant, the “Queen of Swing,” is presenting her show “It’s Rock ‘n Roll at the Kokomo” on new nights.

Shows are at 8 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday in the Kokomo Outdoor Theatre, 2400 W. Marshall Ave. in Longview. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Performances are followed by a free screening of the movie “My Favorite Brunette.”

Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for ages 5 to 10 and are free for ages younger than 5. For information, visit www.eventbrite.com, www.goldstar.com or call (903) 918-2132.