Community Calendar for the week of October 20th – October 25th, 2018

Published 1:57 pm Saturday, October 20, 2018

Saturday, Oct. 20

Field of Plenty

The Field of Plenty will have a planting workday at 8 a.m. Saturday, October 20.  We will be planting the fall garden and digging sweet potatoes.  It is for volunteers as well as anyone in the community that wants to become a volunteer or to just help to make it possible to give fresh vegetables to those in need.  All of the produce from the Field of Plenty goes to Orange Christian Services to be added to the boxes of staples given those who qualify for food assistance.


Granger 5K

Granger Chevrolet is hosting the annual Granger 5K on Saturday, October 20 to benefit The United Way of Orange County. The event will be held at 2611 MacArthur Drive in Orange. Register early at


Cajun Festival

The 10th annual Cajun festival will be held at the V.F.W. Post-2775 beginning at 10 a.m. at 5303 16th Street in Orange.



A fundraiser for the final costs for Reggie Allen Osbourne is from 1 p.m. – Midnight at Leaux’s Bayou Club located at 2210 Simmons Drive in Orange. The first band begins at 2 p.m. $20 entry fee for 9 Ball Tournament and $5 entry fee for Washer Tournament. Plate dinners also available for sale. For any donations and auction items, contact Amy Crownover at 409-216-9522.


Sunday, Oct. 21

Meet and Greet

A Meet and Greet with Deborah Mitchell, candidate for Orange County Commissioner Precinct 2 will be from 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at Mauriceville Community Center, located behind the fire station, on 7441 Cohenour Road in Mauriceville. Please RSVP 409-779-1744 or


Monday, Oct. 22

Crochet Class

Crochet Class at 6:30 p.m. at Orange First Church of the Nazarene, 3810 M.L.K. Jr. Drive in Orange. The class is in the Dining Room behind the church. (Left side of the building)

Please bring a skein of Sports Weight yarn and a G hook. We are working on squares to be assembled into an afghan. You may keep your squares or donate them back. Donated squares will be assembled and donated to a local charity in December.

Class is free and open to the public. Knitters welcomed. For more information, contact Dawn through the Orange First Church of the Nazarene (ofcnazarene) Facebook page.


Wednesday, Oct. 24

Silver Cardinals Meeting

Bridge City ISD invites all retired Bridge City ISD taxpaying residents and BCISD retirees to a community partnership meeting at 1 p.m. at BCISD Administration Boardroom, 1031 West Roundbunch Road in Bridge City. The building behind the elementary school.


Thursday, Oct. 25

Get Out The Vote Rally

Orange County Republican Party is hosting a Get Out The Vote Rally from 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the West Orange Community Center located at 2700 Austin Ave. in West Orange. Keynote speaker is Rafael Cruz, Pastor and the father of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, is the keynote speaker. Congressman Brian Babin will also be speaking. Guests are welcome to attend.