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Bulletin board for Dec. 24, 2013 - The Galveston County Daily News : Bulletin Board

October 25, 2014

Bulletin board for Dec. 24, 2013

Posted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013 12:00 am

UPCOMING

  • American Legion Post No. 554 will have its New Year’s Eve party at 7 p.m. Dec. 31 at 1650 state Highway 3 S. in League City. Visitors are welcome. For information, call 281-332-8733.
  • The Knights of Columbus Council No. 5236 will have its New Year’s Eve dance at 9 p.m. Dec. 31 at 501 Delany Road in La Marque. Tejano music artist J.P.Y. Sueno will perform. Admission is $35 per couple or $20 per person. Menudo will be served afterward. For tickets and information, call 817-734-2418 or 409-789-5281.
  • The Grand 1894 Opera House will celebrate its 119th birthday with an open house from noon to 5 p.m. Jan. 3 at 2020 Postoffice St. in Galveston. Admission is free and open to the public. For information, visit www.thegrand.com.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the “Growing Avocado and Papaya” class from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 4 at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. Jerry Hurlbert will teach the class. To sign-up, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the “Grafting” class from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 4 at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. Herman Auer will teach the class. Attendees must preregister to attend this class. To sign-up, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the “Successfully Growing Peaches in Galveston County” class from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Jan. 7 at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. Herman Auer will teach the class. To sign-up, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Children’s Center Inc. will offer the free “Touch One, Teach One” community outreach sessions from noon to 1 p.m. Jan. 8. Due to the nature of the clients served by TCCI, the location for each session will be provided at the time of RSVP. To RSVP, contact Clemmie White, clemmiewhite@thechildrenscenterinc.org or 409-765-5212, Ext. 3002.
  • The Texas City-La Marque Community Advisory Council will meet from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 16 in the Captain’s Room of the Nessler Center, 2010 Fifth Ave. N., in Texas City. Ron Sokol will be the guest speaker. Attendees are encouraged to RSVP by Jan. 13 by contacting José Boix, jaboix@aol.com or 409-945-0492.
  • The Galveston Noon Optimist Club is accepting entries for its annual Essay Contest “How Dreams Lead to Success.” The event is open to all Galveston County middle and high school students ages 19 and younger. The deadline to apply is by Jan. 15. For information, contact Diane Moore, dm1@sbcglobal.net or 409-789-6330.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the “Planting Fruit Trees” class from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Jan. 18 at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. Herman Auer will teach the class. To sign up, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the “Anyone Can Grow Roses” class from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Jan. 21 at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. John Jons will teach the class. To sign-up, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the “Growing Great Tomatoes, Part 2” class from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 25 at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. Ira Gervais will teach the class. To sign-up, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the “Growing Blueberries” class from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 25 at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. Dr. David Cohen will teach the class. To sign-up, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Lighthouse Charity Team will have its annual gala “People Helping People” at 5 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 2320 Hatfield Road, in Pearland. For tickets and information, visit www.lighthousecharityteam.com, or call Scott Gordon, 281-482-9400.
  • The Galveston County Ranchers Dance will be at 8 p.m. Jan. 25 at Picket Hall at Jack Brooks Park on state Highway 6 in Hitchcock. Tickets are $20 per couple. The Southern “Accent” Band will be featured. Doors will open at 7 p.m. For tickets and information, call 713-562-1653.

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