The Santa Fe Police Dept. will have its Coffee with a Cop event from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. today at La Frontera Restaurant No. 3, 13210 state Highway 6, in Santa Fe. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 409-925-2000.
The nonprofit Sunshine Resale Shop will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays at 6915 Second St. in Hitchcock. Clothes, furniture, collectibles, costume jewelry, kitchen ware, books, small appliances and linens will be available for purchase. Every first Friday is half price sale day on selected items. Call 409-986-5632.
The Dickinson Historical Society will have its throwback social at 10 a.m. today at the Dickinson Historical Railroad Center, 218 FM 517 W., in Dickinson. Joyce Zongrone, from the League City Historical Society, will be the guest speaker. Visitors are welcome. Call 281-534-4367.
The women’s cancer support group will meet from 10:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Thursdays upstairs at The Mosquito Café, 628 14th St., in Galveston. Participants must enter through the back door of the restaurant. Call 409-744-1011 or 409-762-8187.
Texas City Noon Lions Club will meet at noon Thursdays at the Los Aztecas Bar and Grill, 2525 Palmer Highway, in Texas City. New members are welcome. Call 281-678-8148.
The American Legion Post No. 554 will host a lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at 1650 state Highway 3 in League City. For information, call 281-332-8733.
Seniors ages 55 and older are invited to join the Seaside Seniors for lunch and fellowship at 11:30 a.m. today in Jinkins Hall at Grace Episcopal Church, 1115 36th St., in Galveston. Lunch is provided with a $4 donation welcome. Table games will be provided. Call Nancy Wilkes, 409-737-2700.
The Galveston Lions Club will meet at noon Thursdays at Salsa’s Mexican & Seafood Restaurant, 4604 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. Janice Arabia, from the Sunshine Center, will be the guest speaker. Call JessieAnn Bradshaw, 409-766-0350.
The Rotary Club of the Mainland will meet at noon Thursdays at Kelly’s Restaurant, 4604 Interstate 45, in La Marque. Call Craig Watt, 409-934-8018.
The Rotary Club of League City will meet at noon Thursdays at the Harbour Club at South Shore Harbour Resort, 2500 South Shore Blvd., in League City. Lunch will be $12 per person. Visiting Rotarians are welcome. Call Robbie Schubert, 281-813-2708, or Roy Green, 281-334-1000.
The Galveston Island Pachyderm Club will meet at noon Thursdays at Mario’s Seawall Italian Restaurant, 628 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. J.T. Edwards will be the guest speaker. Email galves email@example.com.
The Seniors is inviting all those interested to come meet with the group for Senior Game Day from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church, 317 Fifth Ave. N., in Texas City. The group will play cards (Bridge, Hands and Feet) and dominoes (Train). Call 409-945-4426.
Galveston’s Own Farmers Market will be open from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays at Menard Park, 2222 28th St., in Galveston. SNAP will be accepted and SNAP Double Dollars will be distributed, and WIC vouchers will be distributed and accepted as well. Email gofarmers firstname.lastname@example.org or call 832-819-1561.
The District 6 Licensed Vocational Nurses Association will meet from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. today in the Randall Room of the Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy Ave., in Galveston. All members, past or present, are invited. New members also are welcome. Call 409-795-0020, 409-762-4919, or 409-986-6113.
Communities in Schools of Galveston County will have its fourth annual mentor kickoff drive from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today in the cafeteria of Central Middle School, 3014 Sealy Ave., in Galveston. Eugene Lewis, at-risk coordinator at Texas City High School, will be the guest speaker. Dinner will be served and door prizes will be given away. For information, call 409-761-6200 or 409-761-6226.
The University of Texas Medical Branch Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery will present a free seminar on medical and surgical weight loss options at 6 p.m. today at the UTMB Specialty Care Center, 2240 Interstate 45 S., in League City. The seminar is free, but registration is suggested. Visit www.utmb.edu/obesity or call 832-505-1500.
The Mae S. Bruce Library will present “Essential Oils 101” with Dana Rogers at 6 p.m. today at 13302 Sixth St. in Santa Fe. Attendees will get to learn about the what, why and how of essential oils. Visit www.maebrucelibrary.org or call 409-925-5540.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary Post No. 6378 will serve dinners from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays at 5204 state Highway 3 in Dickinson. The menu varies. The cost is $8 per person. For information on “What’s Cooking” or takeout orders, call 281-337-4952.
Free GED classes will be offered from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays at Turning Point Church, 4124 Broadway, in Galveston. To sign up, call Brenda Smith, 409-502-9935.
Gulf Pride for Youth will offer a support group for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, questioning and allies youth ages 13-20 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays at 707 23rd St. in Galveston. Visit www.gulfpride foryouth.org.
The Texas City Evening Lions Club will meet at 6 p.m. Thursdays at The Reef Seafood House, 1301 31st 1/2 St., in Texas City. Call Stephanie Maguire, 409-939-4466.
Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays in Room 108 at Moody Methodist Church, 2803 53rd St., in Galveston (enter on North side of church). Call 559-356-7097.
The West Beach Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Galveston Country Club, 14228 Stewart Road, in Galveston. Call Gay Fundling, 409-737-2020, 409-599-5903, or 409-789-1119.
The Galveston Community Band will meet from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays at First Baptist Church, 822 Sealy Ave., in Galveston. Musicians ages 15 and older are invited to participate. For information, call Doyle Neuwiller, 409-996-1108.