The Golden Triangle Bromeliad Society will have its Mother’s Day sale from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Saturday, May 10 at Central Mall in Port Arthur between Dillard’s and Kay’s Jewelry. Call 409-886-5721 for more information.
Saturday Adventure Series
Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, 2111 W. Park Ave. in Orange, will hold its next Saturday Adventure Series: “Build a Bat House,” from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m., Saturday, May 10, for ages 10 and older, where guests will make a bat house and learn about different bat species. Included with general admission of $5-$6. A $10 materials fee applies also. Call 409-670-9113 for info.
A formal flag raising ceremony will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 10 at Claybar’s Forest Lawn Cemetery in West Orange as Boy Scouts and Cub Scots from Pack 290, along with members of VFW Post 2775, honor all deceased veterans in the cemetery’s Field of Honor. The public is invited.
Friends of the Orange Depot are selling bricks for the depot. The bricks are available in two sizes, 4 x 8 for $50 and 4 x 8 for $100. Each brick can have a maximum of 16 characters per line with a limit of two lines for the smaller bricks and five lines for the larger bricks. Visit www.friendsoftheorangedepot.org for more information
Community Christian School in Orange is now enrolling students from pre-school through 12th grade for the 2014-2015 school year. Visit www.ccsorange.org for more information.
Retired Teachers of Orange County will hold its final meeting of school year at 11 a.m., Monday, May 12 at Wesley United Methodist Church, 401 37th St. in Orange. Speaker is Dr. Pauline Hargrove, superintendent of LC-M CISD. A covered dish luncheon will be served.
Mighty Pirates 4-H
The Mighty Pirates 4-H Club will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 13 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.