TARKINGTON LIBRARY FUNDRAISER
The Tarkington Community Library is hosting a fundraiser. Their Board Members are selling 300 tickets for a Louis Vuitton Purse. The drawing will be posted on the library’s Facebook page after all 300 tickets are sold. If you are interested in supporting this great cause, please contact the Tarkington Community Library at 281-592-5136 or Barbara Toler at 281-659-3946. Feel free to stop by the library as well, 3032 FM 163 Cleveland TX 77327.
COLBERT ELEMENTARY PRE-K ROUNDUP
Colbert Elementary will be holding the 2022-2023 school year Pre-K Round up Registration in the front office Thursday, April 14 to Friday, May 13 9a-2p by appointment only. Call the front office before. You will need the child’s birth certificate, social security card, up to date shot record, current proof of residency, parent/guardian’s driver’s license, and proof of income (1-month paystubs, or SNAP/Medicaid letter). For more information call (936) 258-2727 or visit 231 S. Colbert in Dayton.
COUNTRY BOOTS AND HOMETOWN ROOTS PARADE
Cleveland Livestock Show and Dairy Day is presenting their Country Boots and Hometown Roots Parade on April 23 at 3pm. The Grand Marshal includes the 2021 Rodeo Queen Marlee Brooks and 2022 Rodeo Queen Contestants. This event will take place at The Sanctuary with the Line Up at 1pm, Judging at 2pm and Start Time at 3pm. For information and registration, email clevelandlivestockshow@ gmail.com
JAZZ @ LEE COLLEGE
The Jazz Ensemble will be performing at Lee College in a Spring Concert on Saturday, April 23rd at 7:30pm. Come out and enjoy Big Band sounds from then and now, featuring music from Count Basie’s repertoire by Neil Hefti and Sammy Nestico, plus tunes from the Great American Song book. Admission is free. This event will be held at the Lee College Performing Arts Center, 805 W. Texas Ave., Baytown, Tx 77520. For more information, visit lee.edu/pac/ or call 281-425-6255.
QUARTER BINGO AND BAKE SALE
House of Destiny is a faith-based one year life recovery house for hurting women recovering from addictions. They will be hosting a Quarter Bingo and Bake Sale Fundraiser on April 30 at 2 pm. Bingo is .25 cents a card. There will be homemade baked goods for sale as all proceeds go towards the House of Destiny. It is located at Encounter Church 3160 FM 2798, Votaw, Tx 77376. For more information or any questions please contact Norma Tanton by email houseofdestiny.2007@ gmail.com or call 936-274-5657.
BATTLE OF SAN JACINTO
The Chambers County Historical Commission is hosting their 2nd annual “Battle of San Jacinto” presented by The San Jacinto Volunteers on Saturday, April 30. It will be held at the Historic Fort Anahuac Park, 1704 S. Main, Anahuac, Tx. Admission is free and donations are appreciated. No alcohol is allowed. Stroll through the camp of General Sam Houston and General Santa Anna, talk to the soldiers, watch the ladies prepare a camp meal, learn about the battle and the Runaway Scrape.... take lots of pictures from 10am-2pm. The battle begins at 3pm narrated by Jim Bevill. You may bring a lawn chair or blanket. Sausage on a Stick will be sold by the Chambers Co Museum and Tony’s Tamales will sell delicious tamales, soft serve ice cream, and snow cones at the event. If you have any questions, you may email cradleoftexas@aol. com or message Chambers County Historical Commission on their Facebook page.
ENCOUNTER THE BLESSINGS!
Join us on Sundays at 9 am and Wednesdays at 7 pm to experience the move of God. Children’s Church,
Youth and nursery provided. You can meet us there at 1610 FM 2830 South in Raywood across from the airport (713-562-4447). It’s not church as usual!
VETERANS JOB FAIR
The American Legion Dayton Memorial Post 512 is sponsoring with Lee College Career and Transfer Office and Lee College Veteran’s Center a Veteran Job Fair on April 28, 2022 from 12 Noon until 3 p.m. For more information, please contact Lena Yepez, Lee College Career and Transfer Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 832.556.4009 www.lee. edu/career-transfer
DAYTON SENIOR CENTER
The Dayton Senior Center is NOW open Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm.
Lunch is on Wednesday & Fridays with a $3 fee (Must sign-up and pay prior)
Sit & Be Fit workout class 12:30 to 1:15 pm; Mondays & Thursdays (starting August)
Other programs to come!
HARDIN SENIOR CITIZENS
The Hardin Senior Citizens meet at the Hardin Community Center each week Tuesday-Friday the center opens at 8:30 am for anyone wanting a little breakfast at no charge or just to swing in to visit. For more information or to reserve your lunch, call 936-298-3107. The Hardin Community Center is located at 414 CR 2010 in Hardin.
DAYTON OLD SCHOOL MUSEUM
The Dayton Old School Museum is open to the public from 10 am – 2 pm on Saturdays. The museum is located at 111 W. Houston St. in Dayton.
The Family Church in Hardin hosts Celebrate Recovery, a weekly class every Tuesday at 7 pm. If you know someone who needs this class, please share this information with them. This is a Bible-based recovery program for alcohol, drugs, codependency, anger management, etc. The Family Church is located at 656 CR 2010 in Hardin, Texas.
Trust the process. Narcotics Anonymous meets every Monday and Wednesday at 7 pm at 424 Main Street in Liberty, next to Jax Hamburgers. For more information, call 254-716-9965.
COFFEE WITH THE MAYOR
The City of Liberty has Coffee with the Mayor on the third Thursday of the month.
DAYTON FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS
11 am - 2 pm every Friday on 111 N Church St. in Dayton.
AMES CITY COUNCIL MEETING
As the legislative branch of the City of Ames government, the City Council holds open public meetings where local laws, policies, and fundamental decisions for the city are discussed and decided. City Council members are elected at large.
Notice for all public meetings and agendas are posted in advance of the meeting. Minutes are posted after meetings have concluded.
CLEVELAND COUNCIL MEETING
Third Tuesday of each month
Meetings start at 6:00 pm.
City Hall Council Chambers
907 E. Houston St. Cleveland, TX 77327
DAYTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Regular Meetings. 3rd Monday of every month; 6 pm; City Hall Council Chambers 801 S. Cleveland St. Dayton, TX 77535.
LIBERTY CITY COUNCIL MEETING
All members are elected at large. The regularly called meetings of the Liberty City Council are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm. Special called meetings are typically held on the fourth Tuesday of each month; however, meetings may be reached at any time to conduct necessary business.
PLUM GROVE CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Second Monday of each month
Meetings start at 7:00 pm at City Hall.
Due to special circumstances, the start time and date of the council meeting may be adjusted. Check the Calendar for actual time and place.