Community Calendar for November 7th 2018 to November 14th 2018

Published 10:05 pm Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Community Calendar


Thursday, Nov. 8

Veterans Day Concert

A free Veterans Day Concert will be held at 9 a.m. at Bridge City Intermediate Gymnasium at 1029 West Roundbunch Road in Bridge City. There will be a reception for all veterans following the concert.


Designer Purse Bingo

Bridge City Chamber of Commerce is hosting Designer Purse Bingo. This event starts at 5:30 p.m. with bingo starting at 6:30 p.m. Tickets include bingo sheets for each game, 2 drink tickets and all access to the taco/nacho bar. Designer Purse Bingo will be held at Bridge City Community Center located at 1440 West Roundbunch Road in Bridge City.


Lions Club Charity Carnival

Lions Carnival will open at 6:30 p.m.


Friday, Nov. 9

Lions Club Charity Carnival

Lions Carnival will open at 6:30 p.m.


Saturday, Nov. 10

Special Angels Rodeo

Special Angels Rodeo will be at T2 Arena & Event Center located at 3810 Old Peveto Road in Orange.


Open House

Thrift and Gift will hold an Open House from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Racks and tables of selected items can be found at reduced prices. The BARGAIN ROOM has new donations. Again, we want to thank our wonderful and generous donors. Watch for our sign on Strickland Drive and 37th Street (between Salvation Army and Sabine Credit Union). Wesley Methodist Church, across from us, will have its Christmas Bazaar beginning at 9 a.m. Call 886-77649 for additional information.


Keep Orange Clean

The Litter Squad will cleanup different locations throughout the city on the second Saturday of each month from 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. Locations will be determined and posted so that all groups and citizens are aware of and encouraged to attend. Please bring gloves and wear appropriate attire.


Veterans Day Fly-In

Orange County RD Club (OCRCC) is having its annual Veterans Day Fly-In from 9 a.m. till about 2 p.m. As always admission to our Fly-Ins is free. Concessions are available. In addition, any Military Veterans attending will be treated to a free lunch. The club airfield is located at 10623 FM 1442 in Orange County. The airfield is located approximately one mile south of Interstate 10.


St. Helen Annual Holiday Market

St. Helen Annual Holiday Market is Open to the public 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at 8105 Farm to Market Road 1442 in Orange. Great vendors on hand for Christmas gifts or gifts for yourself!


Parenting Class

Wells of Agape is holding a Parenting Class from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at Life Church Orange located at 18389 Hwy. 62 in Orange. (Near the Hwy. 62 and Hwy. 105 intersection). Lunch is provided. The requirement to receive a Certificate of Completion is $30 per person, cash only. One must attend from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. to receive the certificate. To register or more information visit and select Services Tab or call or text  Donna Wells at 4099-221-5425. If no answer, leave a message or text. Childcare is not provided.


Gumbo Cook-off

The Third Annual Gumbo Cook-off is from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. at the Riverfront Boardwalk and Pavilion. In celebration of Veterans Day, the event will begin at 1 p.m. with the Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance, National Anthem, and recognition of veterans according to the various military branches served. The event will include live entertainment by Clay Cormier and the Highway Boys beginning at 2 p.m. and Gyth Rigdon beginning at 4:30 p.m. The Gumbo Cook-off is free to the public.


Lions Club Charity Carnival

Lions Carnival will open at 6:30 p.m.


Monday, Nov. 12

Veterans Day Program

St. Mary Catholic School cordially invites ALL Veterans to be honored at our Annual Veterans Day Program.  It will be held at the school on 2600 Bob Hall Road in Orange at 10:00 am on Monday, November 12th.  We will have a guest speaker, Victor Rincon, then roll call for all Veterans in attendance.  Please join us to be honored and recognized.


OC Retired Teachers meeting 

The next meeting of OCRT will be held Monday, November 12, 2018 at, 10:30 am. We will meet at the Cormier Orangefield Museum, 9974 FM 105, Orangefield, TX. It is on the right, just past the intersection of FM 105 and FM 408. The museum is marked by an oil derrick to catch your eye.  We will have a brief business meeting and will tour this interesting museum, which features the history of Orangefield and the Orange County area. Afterwards, we will move to K-Dan’s for lunch. Please join us. Guests are welcome.