Orange County Parkinson Awareness Support Group will meet at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 2, at St. Francis Cathloic Church Hall, 4300 Meeks Drive in Orange. April is Parkinson Awareness Month. Contact Wanda Simar at 409-883-4912 or Ella Guillory 409-886-4877 for more information.
Plate lunch fundraiser
American Legion Post 49, 108 Green Ave. in Orange, will hold a plate lunch fundraiser from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Thursday, April 3. Cost is $8 and meal consists of brisket, link, beans, potato salad, bread and dessert. Walk-in’s welcome and delivery available. For orders or delivery call 409-886-1241 after noon, April 2 and before 9 a.m., April 3.
Relay for Life
If you are interested in signing up a team for this year’s Relay For Life, please visit our website at www.relayforlife.com/orangecotx. This years Relay For Life will be Friday, May 2, 2014 from 6 p.m. to midnight at Bridge City High School and the theme is “Planting the Seed for the Cure.” For more information about our event please contact Bridget LeBlanc at 409-651-0302 or you can send us a e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friends of the Orange Depot are selling T-shirts as a fundraiser for saving the depot. The shirts are available at Lookin Good Salon, 3711 N. 16th St. in Orange and at Gifts Etc., located inside Baptist Hospital Orange at 608 Strickland Drive. Cost is $15.
Lenten Lunch Series
The Faith United Methodist Women of Faith United Methodist Church, 8608 MLK Drive in Orange, invite the public to its weekly Lenten Lunch Speaker Series from noon to 1 p.m., every Wednesday during Lent continuing April 2 and April 9. A light lunch will be served. Call the church at 409-886-1291 for info.
Art classes for the Port Arthur Art Association are held from 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., every Friday at the Texas Artists Museum, 3501 Cultural Center Drive, near the Bob Bower Civic Center. Shirley Peel will instruct classes will April 4, April 11, April 25, and May 2. No class will be held on April 18. The cost is $4 for members, and $5 for non-members. Annual dues are $15 for those who wish to join. All ages are welcome, and you do not have to be an experienced painter. If you have any questions, please call Wanda at 409-722-2950.