Christian Writers Guild
The Orange County Christian Writers Guild will meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 7 at the Brown Hearing Center, 105 Camellia in Orange. Guest speaker Penny LeLeux will share how she got her foot in the door for her writing career. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Karen Y. Stevens at 409-988-2588 for info.
Vidor City Council will only have one meeting in December and that is at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 9, at City Hall, 1395 N. Main St. in Vidor. The public is invited to attend.
Lutcher Service Guild
The Lutcher Theater Service Guild will hold its general meeting at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 9, on the third floor lobby of the theater at 707 Main Ave. in Orange. Orientation for all new volunteers will be held. All volunteers are urged to attend.
A reception for amateur photographer Betty Stephenson will be held at from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Texas Artists Museum, 3501 Cultural Center Drive in Port Arthur near the Bob Bowers Civic Center. Entertainment and refreshments will be provided.
OC Retired teachers
Retired Teachers of Orange County will meet at 11 a.m., Monday, Jan. 13 at Wesley United Methodist Church, 401 37th St. in Orange. After the business meeting, the speaker will be Martha Bush, a local children’s book author. A light lunch will be served.
Retired Senior Citizens
The Orange County Retired Senior Citizens will meet at 9:30 a.m., Monday, Jan. 13 at The Salvation Army Bldg. on MLK and Strickland. Nominating committee will give report regarding officers for the new year. Please bring a covered dish for the noon meal. All seniors are welcome to attend. Call 409-883-6161 for more info.
Mighty Pirates 4-H
The Mighty Pirates 4-H Club will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 14 at the Raymond Gould Community, corner of Claiborne Street and I-10 East feeder road in Vidor. Call Cathy at 409-769-4346 for info.