Vidor Historical Society
The Vidor Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 4 at in the Fellowship Hall of First Pentecostal Church at Camp and Wilson Streets.
Pine Forest City Council will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 4 at City Hall, 305 Nagel St. in Pine Forest. The public is welcome to attend.
Vidor ISD Community Education will host a beading class from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Monday, Nov. 4 and Thursday, Nov. 7 in the Vidor Elementary cafeteria. During the first session, participants will learn to make earrings, and during the second, a necklace. Fee for the class is $35, with a $20 supply fee payable to the instructor at the first class time. To register, please call VISD Community Education at 409-951-8700, or visit www.vidorisd.org, Community, then Community Ed.
The investiture of Kenneth R. Evans as the 15th President of Lamar University, will take place Thursday, Nov. 7 at 3 p.m. in the Montagne Center. Join Texas State University System Chancellor Bryan McCall, members of the TSUS Board of Regents, state and local dignitaries, LU faculty, staff, alumni, students and the greater Southeast Texas community in celebration of the official transfer of leadership. The event is open to the public and a reception to meet the new president will be held after the program. For more information, visit lamar.edu/investiture or call 880-8419. Funding for the event generously provided by Gay and Bill Scott.
Heroines of Jericho
The Heroines of Jericho will hold its monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 8 at Gate City Masonic Lodge No. 31, 1017 Mill at John St. in Orange. All Heroines and Knights are asked to be present.
The Friends of the Bridge City Public Library are taking for donations for the rummage sale that will be held Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 in the library expansion. All funds from the sale will be used for the completion of the empty expansion. To date, the Friends have raised funds for the next phase, which will be air conditioning and cabling. If anyone has something to donate for the huge rummage sale, they are asked to bring it to the Bridge City Public Library located at 101 Parkside Drive in Bridge City during normal library hours. Hours are Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thursday is late night open from 1 p.m. - p.m. and Friday only from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.