Judy B. McDonald Public Library
This information hub provides books, DVDs, audiobooks, eBooks, eAudiobooks and a wide range of tools for mastering new languages. The library also offers a variety of innovative programs such as technology help and training, S.T.E.A.M. and Makerspace workshops for children, adult events for learning, and entertainment. Cardholders also have borrowing privileges at SFA’s Steen Library.
Nacogdoches Master Gardeners
The Master Gardeners of Nacogdoches County are local volunteers in our community who work with the Texas AgriLife Extension Service to increase the availability of horticultural information and improve the quality of life through horticultural projects like the beautiful Demonstration Garden located at the corner of E. Main and University Drive. Visit their website to find out how you can become a certified Master Gardener in the Garden Capital of Texas!
Nacogdoches Senior Center
Active residents age 60 and older can get a hot, fresh noon meal prepared by a chef Monday through Friday. The Senior Center also offers free activities and classes to all seniors, including bridge, bingo, 42, dominoes, gardening, sketching, oil painting, yoga, Tai Chi, Functional Fitness, line dancing, knitting, an outdoor walking trail and much more! Come join your neighbors and get active!
Stephen F. Austin State University
SFA infuses the area with many opportunities for further education and cultural exploration as well as volunteer opportunities through organizations such as Friends of Theatre and Friends of the SFA Gardens