County Commissioners meet every other Monday of every month –December 16, 2019, 9:30am at County Courthouse, 722 Moody, Galveston
City Council meets the last Tuesday of every month – December 31, 2019, 6:30pm at the Community Center, 783 “C” Marlin
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City Council meets the first and third Tuesday of every month –December 17, 2019, 7:00pm at the Club House, 931 Cedar
City Council meets the second and fourth Tuesday of every month –December 24, 2019, 7:00pm at City Hall, 4403 State Highway 3.
City Council meets the first Monday of every month –January 6, 2020, 4:30pm at City Hall, 910 South Friendswood Drive
City Council meets the last Thursday of every month –December 26, 2019, 1:00pm at City Hall Council Chambers, second floor, 823 Rosenberg
City Commission meets the third Monday of every month –December 16, 2019, 6:30pm at City Hall, 7423 State Highway 6
City Council meets the first and third Wednesday of every month – December 18, 2019, 7:00pm at City Hall, 1401 State Highway 146
City Council meets the second Monday of every month – December 9, 2019, 6:00pm at City Hall, 1109-B Bayou Road
City Council meets the second and fourth Tuesday of every month – December 10, 2019, 6:00pm at City Council Chambers, 200 West Walker St.
City Council meets the second and fourth Thursday of every month, — December 12, 2019 7:00pm at City Hall, 12002 State Highway 6
City Commissioners meet the first and third Wednesday of every month, – December 18, 2019, 5:00pm at City Hall, 1801 9th Avenue North
Other Events Throughout the Area
La Marque Library Art Club
-Tuesdays, 5:00pm to 6:00pm at La Marque Public Library, 1011 Bayou Road in La Marque. The club will meet every Tuesday and is open to all ages. For more information, call the library at 409-938-9270.
New Directions Meeting
-First and third Mondays, 6:00pm to 7:30pm, Webster Presbyterian Church, 201 W. NASA Parkway, Webster. New Directions is a singles group for those over 60. There will be a pot luck dinner and may include guest speakers and/or group activities. For more information, contact Margarita, at 832-715-9658.
–Tuesdays, 6:05pm to 7:00pm at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 13217 FM 1764 in Santa Fe. Hosted by Innovative Alternatives, the stress-relieving yoga practice is part of the Santa Fe Strong Resiliency Center. Participants can either bring a mat or borrow one available. For more information, call 409-218-7129.
Thursday Market with Galveston’s Own Farmers
Thursdays from 3:00pm to 6:00pm, Galveston’s Own Farmers Market, 1315 21st, Galveston. Live music and activities is always offered by one of the Farmers Market community partners along with “Wine at the Bryan.” Products available include kombucha, fresh bread, hand-roasted coffee, olive oil, sea salt and fresh produce. For more information, call 832-819-1561.
Fetching Lab Trivia Night
Thursdays from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, Fetching Lab Brewery, 221 6th Street N., Texas City. Prizes will be awarded along with new beers to be released on Thursdays. For more information, call 281-414-7355 or email at email@example.com.
Tremont Jazz Series at The Tremont House
Fridays and Saturdays, 6:00pm to 10:00pm, The Tremont House, 2300 Ship’s Mechanic Row, Galveston. Enjoy live jazz by Trio du Jour in the hotel’s 1888 Toujouse Bar. The Tremont House launched its Jazz series in September 2013 and has become hugely popular with locals and guests. For more information, call 409-763-0300 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Train Rides at the Galveston Railroad Museum
-Saturdays at Galveston Railroad Museum, 2602 Santa Fe Place, Galveston from 11:00am to 1:45pm. The “Harborside Express” is an open-air caboose that travels a mile up Harborside Dr., then returns to the Galveston Railroad Museum. The train rides are approximately 15 minutes long. Boarding for the Harborside Express begins at 11:00am, with the last train ride departing the depot at 1:45 pm. The train is a standing ride without seats. Due to the caboose being open air, the rides will sometimes be closed during inclement weather.
Holiday Market at the Depot
December 8, 2019, 1:00pn to 4:00pm, Dickinson Historical Society, 218 FM Rd W, Dickinson. Please join for a free holiday market with our own small businesses within Dickinson as we bring our community together with our small business and small home businesses for the holidays. For more information, call 281-534-4367 or email at email@example.com.
Meet the Grinch
December 11, 2019, 5:00pm to 9:00pm, Three Acres Food Truck, 10648 FM 1764, Santa Fe. Back by popular demand, the green bad guy of Christmas will make another visit to Three Acres Food Truck Park. There will be music, food trucks, beer, wine and plenty of opportunities to catch a photo with the Grinch, who will be onsite from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. For more information, call 281-910-9817 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Texas City Trade Days Vendor Event at Stuttgarden
December 14, 2019, 10:00am to 6:00pm, Stuttgarden Tavern, 10000 Emmett F Lowry Expressway, #1346, Texas City. The event is a great new venue for locals to promote their businesses and sell their products. For vendor information, contact email@example.com.
Hitchcock Library Christmas Event & Craft Fair
December 14, 2019, 10:00am to 2:00pm, Hitchcock Public Library, 8005 Barry Ave, Hitchcock. The annual event will be highlighted by Elsa from the Frozen movies and Santa and Mrs. Claus. There will be different craft vendors, Christmas gifts for teachers, home décor, custom tumblers, earrings and more. Hitchcock Heritage Museums will be opened and having an “Old Fashioned Christmas” event. Spaces are just $10 for an outdoor space or $15 for an indoor space. For more information, call 409-986-7814 or email the Hitchcock Public Library at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wreaths Across America Day
December 14, 2019, 11:00am to 2:00pm. Hosted by the City of La Marque and Wreaths Across America. The City of La Marque will join others around the nation to honor veterans who have been laid to rest in their local cemetery as part of the annual observance. The City of La Marque will place wreaths at the La Marque Cemetery, the WWII monument at City Hall and Rising Star Cemetery. For more information or make a $15 wreath pledge, call 409-938-9255 or visit wreaths.cityoflamarque.org.
Jingle on the Boardwalk
December 14, 2019, 2:00pm to 7:00pm, Kemah Boardwalk, 215 Kipp Ave., Kemah. Join us every weekend during the month of December thru December 22. Santa Claus will be available for visits and pictures from 5:00pm to 7:00pm on Fridays, 2:00pm to 7:00pm on Saturdays and 2:00pm to 6:00pm. For more information, call 877-285-3624 or visit https://www.kemahboardwalk.com/featuring/jingle-on-boardwalk/
Sip, Shop and Drop a Purse Event
December 14, 2019, 4:00pm to 8:00pm, Small Events, 1215 1st Street, La Marque. Bring a filled purse and get a gift, as there will be a live DJ, finger foods, door prizes and a raffle. For more information, call 409-655-9261.
Great Christmas Give Away
December 15, 2019, 10:00am to 12:00pm, Abundant Life Christian Center, 601 Delany Road, La Marque. Abundant Life Christian Center is excited to host the Great Christmas Give Away, as children from infants to 12 years old will receive a Christmas gift. Doors open at 9:00am for registration. All children must be present to get a gift, no exceptions. Each child must regsister with their parent/guardian at the Christmas Station in the Main Foyer and receive a wristband that will be shown at the appointed time during the event. For more information, call 409-935-1606 or email at email@example.com.
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