Community Calendar for Wednesday 2/23 – Saturday 3/2 2019

Published 3:12 pm Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Community Calendar for Wednesday 2/23 – Saturday 3/2 2019

Wednesday, Feb. 27

Golden K Kiwanis meeting

Golden K Kiwanis will meet at 9:45 a.m. at the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club located at 1960 MLK in Orange. Kim McKinney, a counselor with The Garth House in Orange, will speak on this non-profit’s purpose, goals, and missions in Orange County, as well as cover the daily routine at The Garth House.


Thursday, Feb. 28

Bond Groundbreaking

West Orange-Cove CISD invites the public to attend our Bond Groundbreaking on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at Leroy D. Breedlove Field at Dan R. Hooks Stadium. The program will begin at 2 p.m. at West Orange-Stark High School, 1400 Newton in West Orange. We appreciate the support of our community.


Retirement Reception

A retirement reception for Port of Orange Port Director Gene Bouillion is 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. at the Orange Train Depot located at 1210 West Green Ave. in Orange.


Financial classes

Jackson Community Center (JCC) is partnering with Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas from 5:30 p.m. 8 p.m. to present the following topics:

  1. Learn the Financial Language
  2. Budget to Save
  3. Save and Invest
  4. Build Credit and Control Debt
  5. Protect your Wealth

Seminars will be at 520 W. Decatur Ave. in Orange.  Snacks will be provided. Limited Seating. Please RSVP by Friday, February 22  with Elizabeth Campbell at (409) 779-1981.


Friday, March 1

Ribbon Cutting

Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a Ribbon Cutting at 10 a.m. for Polished Nails located at 3731 North 16th Street in Orange.


Saturday, March 2

Community Trash-Off and Tire Clean Up

Community Trash-Off and Tire Clean Up is scheduled for Saturday, March 2, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the City of Orange Boat Ramp, located on Simmons Drive in Orange, Texas with a rain date of March 9, 2019. This year’s Community Trash-Off is generously presented by INVISTA and hosted by Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center. Keep Orange County Beautiful (KOCB) is also hosting a Tire Drive during the event. KOCB, with the support of Superior Tires, is collecting old tires as part of the trash off initiative.


Thrift and Gift Sale

The Price is right on all blouses 50 cents, large selection of jackets and coats for the ladies, children’s clothes $1, men’s and women’s shoes (boots excluded) $1, linens half-price. Bargain room has some good buys. Thrift & Gift is located at 350 37th Street. First Saturday open from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Turn off Strickland between the Salvation Army and Sabine Credit Union. Call 886-7649 for more information.

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