Easter Sunrise Service
The Cowboy Church of Orange County, 673 FM 1078 in Orange, will hold its annual Sunrise Service at 7 a.m., Easter Sunday, March 31, and be held outdoors, behind the church, below a hill where a large wooden cross stands. Lawn chairs are welcome. The public is invited to attend. Coffee, juice, and donuts will be available after the service. For more information, contact Pastor Dale Lee at 409-718-0269.
Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, 2111 W. Park Ave. in Orange, Texas, will host an Easter Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m., Sunday, March 31. Service will be led by Pastor Eddie Lee Smith of New Beginnings Church Outreach Ministry with music provided by the New Beginnings Choir of Orange. The public is invited to enjoy free admission for the service and visitors are welcome to bring lawn chairs for seating. Following the service, attendees may enjoy a complimentary stroll through the gardens until 9 a.m. Call 409-670-9113 or visit www.shangrilagardens.org for more info.
Community Shoe Drive
KLBT 88.1 Community Shoe Drive benefiting Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls will kick off April 1st and the final Shoe Marathon Day will be May 10th at KLBT Radio’s headquarters. Join the community collect new shoes and socks for orphans and vulnerable children in Southeast Texas and all around the world!The drive is in need of drop off locations in Beaumont, Mid-County, Orange, Bridge City, Lumberton, Vidor, and Winnie. To register as a drop off location or participating church at www.buckner.org/shoes or call (866) 774-SHOE.
The Vidor Rotary Club meets at noon, every Monday, upstairs in the Capital One building on North Main Street.
Want to stop drinking? Call the Orange AA at 409-779-4286.
The Vidor AA Group meets at 8 p.m., every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. Call 409-651-0593 for details.