Dancers with the Original Greek Festival Dancers perform at the 33rd annual Galveston Greek Festival Saturday at the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church in Galveston.

Stuart Villanueva/The Daily News

The Code Blue Conference “Breaking the Code of Silence” inaugural Medical Malpractice Conference will be through Wednesday at the Hotel Galvez Resort & Spa, 2024 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. For information, visit www.codeblueconfer or call 832-488-5765.

Atmosphere the Salon will be accepting donated items for its annual sidewalk sale benefiting Communities in Schools Galveston County Prom Dress Essay Contest from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at 1221 23rd St. in Galveston. Monetary donations will be used to purchase dresses and shoes. For information on how you can help, call 409-750-9810.

The Victory over Violence traveling exhibit will be presented from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today through Saturday at Texas A&M University at Galveston, Seawolf Parkway, in Galveston. An opening ceremony will be from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. today featuring a violin performance by Helen Waters. Admission is free. For information, visit

Tai-Chi exercises and movement for seniors (and all others too) will be offered from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Trinity Lutheran Church, 2011 Palm St. (off Main Street), in La Marque. Can be done sitting/standing. Call 409-935-6004.

The Bay Area Military Officers Wives Club will meet beginning with a social at 11 a.m. and then with a speaker and lunch at noon today at Sundance Grill, 800 Mariners Drive, in Kemah. The cost is $18 per person. Any widow or wife whose husband was or is an officer in the military is welcome. Call Virginia Stonetreet, 281-488-2963.

Rotary Club of Texas City will meet at noon Tuesdays in the captain’s room at the Nessler Center, 2010 Fifth Ave. N., in Texas City. Call Dawn Tholcken, 281-923-5197.

Rotary Club of Galveston Island will meet at noon Tuesdays at The San Luis Hotel, 5222 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. Call 409-771-9678.

The New Leaf Al-Anon group will meet at 12:15 p.m. Tuesdays at Rosenberg Library, in the Randall Room, 2310 Sealy Ave., in Galveston. Call 409-692-3078.

The Galveston Hook and Needles Club will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church, 2803 53rd St., in Galveston. Contact Lana Meunier, or 409-750-2163.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 880 will have Hamburger Night from 5:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Tuesdays at 1014 24th St. in Galveston. All are welcome. Call 409-763-9866.

Fraternal Order of Eagles Mainland No. 3199 Ladies Auxiliary will meet at 5:45 p.m. today at 4445 Ninth St. in Bacliff. Call 281-339-3480.

Cub Scout Troop No. 120 (Bears) will meet from 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. today at Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 2702 Ave. O1/2, in Galveston. New members are welcome. For information, call 409-762-4884.

The Galveston West End Lions Club will meet at 6 p.m. today at Golden Corral, 6200 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. Visitors are welcome. Call 409-766-6924 or 409-789-4095.

The city of League City will have its City Hall in the Park event from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Walker Street City Pool, 450 W. Walker, in League City. Admission is free. Email

The Houston chapter of Take Off Pounds Sensibly will meet from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the House of Prayer Lutheran Church, Room 210, 14045 Space Center Blvd., in Houston. Call 281-480-1231.

The Kemah Lions Club will meet from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today at Teresa’s Taqueria & Grill, 1415 state Highway 146, in Kemah. For information, call Elma Garcia, 832-453-9219.

The Pilot Club of Dickinson will have its Share Pilot meeting at 6:30 p.m. today at the home of Donna Willhelm (must call for address). For information, contact Sandy McDermott, or 281-534-2871.

The Bay Area Harbour Playhouse will have auditions for its holiday show “Nutcracker, The Musical” at 7 p.m. today at 3803 state Highway 3 in Dickinson. For all ages. For information, visit or call 281-337-7469.

The Galveston Island Chess Club will meet from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesdays at the Tremont Hotel Coffee Shop, 2300 Ship’s Mechanic Row, in Galveston. Chess players of all levels, newbies and those who haven’t played in a while are welcome. Contact George Laiacona, or 713-252-4127.

The Dickinson Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association will meet at 7 p.m. today at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 4613 state Highway 3, in Dickinson. Call Carolyn Suderman, 281-337-3456.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 6378 and its Ladies Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. today at 5204 state Highway 3 in Dickinson. Call 281-337-4952.

The Houston Bay Area Chapter of Romance Writers of America will meet at 7:30 p.m. today at the Kirkmont MUD building, 10102 Blackhawk Road, in Houston. Visit or call 409-974-9926.

Knights of Columbus No. 787 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at 1912 Winnie St. in Galveston. Call 409-762-2112.

The Galveston Dance Club will offer group dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Total Fitness, 4910 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. The first two lessons are free. No partner is required. Visit Call 409-370-0617.

The Bay Area Dance Club will offer West Coast Swing dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Walter Hall Park Pavilion, 807 state Highway 3 N., in League City. For pricing and information, visit or call 832-865-8014.

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