Drive for Your School
The Vidor High School theatre department has been asked to participate in the David Self Ford Drive for your school from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday, May 4. All drivers must be 18 years or older to qualify with valid drivers license and insurance. The group will earn funds for each person who test drives a car.
A Farmers Market is now available starting at 8:30 a.m., every Saturday, through November at Rocking R Farm and Ranch, 2772 State Highway 12 in Vidor. Vendors are welcome and there is no charge for booths. Call 409-422-4184 for information.
Vidor Historical Society
The Vidor Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, May 6 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, May 6 at City Hall, 305 Nagel St. in Pine Forest. The public is welcome to attend.
Vidor ISD Kindergarten registration will be held for children who will be five years of age on or before Sept. 1. Campuses will be available from 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., on the following days: Oak Forest Elementary, May 6 - May 8; Pine Forest Elementary, April 29 – May 3; Vidor Elementary, April 30 – May 2. Registration is available online at www.vidorisd.org. Bring the following forms to your child’s campus to complete the registration process: Signature page from the online registration, Certified Copy of Birth Certificate, Record of Immunizations, Copy of Child’s Social Security Card, Parent/Guardian Drivers License and Proof of Residency. Call 409-951-8713 for info.
The Vidor AA Group meets at 8 p.m., every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday and Monday Call 409-651-0593 for details.
VFW Post 8246, 2110 S. Main in Vidor, invites the public to its weekly pool tournament every Friday night. Ages 21 and older only. Call 409-768-1482 for info.
Vidor TOPS Chapter
The Vidor Chapter of TOPS meets at 7 p.m., every Monday, at First United Methodist Church, 501 N. Main in Vidor. Weigh-in is from 6 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Call Mildred Bellar at 409-769-2708 for info.
VHS Project Graduation.
The Vidor High School Project Graduation group meets at 6:30 p.m., every Monday, in the VHS cafeteria, 500 Orange St. in Vidor.
VHS Athletic Boosters
The Vidor Pirate Athletic Booster Club meets at 5:30 p.m., every Monday, in the main concession stand at the VHS football stadium. All parents of Vidor boys and girls athletics, and the community, are invited to attend.
The Vidor Rotary Club meets at noon, every Monday, upstairs in the Capital One building on North Main Street.
Vidor Runners and Walkers
Vidor Runners and Walkers meet at 5:30 p.m., every Tuesday, at Claiborne West Park. Runners and walkers of every age and level are invited.
Mighty Pirates 4-H
The Mighty Pirates 4-H Club will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 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.
VFW Post 8246
VFW Post 8246 will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 14, at the Post home, 2110 S. Main in Vidor.
Azalea Garden Club
The Azalea Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m., Tuesday, May 14, in the Mellie Nagai Room of the Vidor Public Library, 440 E. Bolivar. A workshop program on decorating cardboard box plant containers will be given by Wanda Woods. Call Margie or Lanny Brown at 409-768-1190 for info.
VFW Post 8246
VFW Post 8246 will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, at the Post home, 2110 S. Main in Vidor.
Drive for Your School
Area Calendar 3.8.14
Events in the area for the week starting March 8, 2014:
Church Calendar 3.8.14
Church events for the week starting March 8, 2014
Area Calendar 3.5.14
Events in the area for the week starting March 5, 2014:
Area Calendar 3.1.14
Events in the area for the week starting March 1, 2014:
Pigs Aplenty, Pigs Galore!
Itty Bitty Story Time was held on Thursday, Feb. 20, at the Vidor Public Library.
Mardi Gras festivities begin Thursday in Port Arthur
There’s a fever going on with Southeast Texas Mardi Gras this year. “Island Fever.”
Honoring local heroes
Gloria Anderson, historian for the Orange African American Museum, displays local heroes and pioneering families Saturday during an event to honor firsts from Orange.
Thursday is Earl Thomas III Day in West Orange
Earl Thomas III is kicking off his Guardian Angel Foundation 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Thursday at Granger Chevrolet located at 2611 MacArthur Drive in West Orange.
2014 Mardi Gras parade
Krewe de Bon Amis had one of the most intriguing floats in the 2014 Mardi Gras parade this past Saturday as the “House of Voodoo” rolled through the streets of Orange tossing beads to thousands in attendance.
Area Calendar 2.26.14
Events in the area for the week starting Feb. 26, 2014:
- More Events Headlines
- Area Calendar 3.8.14