The City of Vidor will hold its regularly scheduled council meeting at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 25 at City Hall, 1395 N. Main in Vidor. The public is welcome to attend.
Blue Grass Gospel Concert
The Sabine River Bend Band will be performing at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, FM 1132 and North Tram Road, at 7 p.m., Friday, April 26. Call Brother Mike at 409-550-2796 for info.
The Vidor ISD Athletic Department will hold its annual fish fry from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m., Friday, April 26, at Vidor Middle School on State Highway 12. Tickets are $8 and all athletes are selling tickets. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange for tickets also.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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