Jazz band

Daniel Watson plays a trombone solo as the Texas City High School Jazz Band performs for Galveston County seniors Wednesday at the annual SeniorShare Holiday Gala at the Doyle Convention Center in Texas City.

  • Clear Lake Shores farmers market will be from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays at 1020 Marina Bay Drive in Clear Lake Shores. Visit www.farmersmarket
  • atcls.com.
  • The San Jacinto Neighborhood Association will have its Garden Day from 9 a.m. to noon today at 2005 Ave. N1/2 in Galveston. Visit www.sanjacneigh
  • borhoodassoc.org/garden.htm or call John Koloen, 409-763-7199.
  • The outdoor Galveston Island Market will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today on Pier 21 and Harborside Drive in Galveston. The event will feature handcrafted items that are just right for holiday giving. For information, call 409-763-0106.
  • The Bay Area Mental Health Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. Saturdays at the Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Church, 17503 El Camino Real, in Clear Lake. Admission is free and open to the public. Call Darcy Truehan, 281-338-7235.
  • The Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter No. 911 will meet from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. today at the Disabled American Veterans Chapter No. 15, 914 15th Ave. (Alley Street), in Texas City. For information, call Roberto Cabriales, 409-933-0367.
  • American Hospice Bereavement Services will offer an open grief support grief to anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one or is anticipating the death of a loved one from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. today at 2525 South Shore Blvd. in League City. Donna Thomas is the facilitator. Call 832-536-3300. For individual support, call 281-210-6559.
  • The Sons of the American Revolution Bernardo de Galvez Chapter No. 1 will meet for lunch at noon today at Nick’s Restaurant, 39th Street and Seawall Boulevard, in Galveston. Attendees must RSVP. Call 281-488-6883 or 281-316-2202.
  • The Galveston Art League will present its “Painting the Galveston Gulf” class from noon to 4 p.m. today at 2117 Postoffice St. in Galveston. Randall Cogburn will teach the class. The cost is $15. Refreshments and snacks will be available. For information, call 832-343-8706.
  • The NAACP youth council will meet at 3 p.m. today at the Wright Cuney Recreation Center, 718 41st St., in Galveston. Call Connie Hebert or Sue Johnson, 409-763-8955, or Selena Edwards, 409-762-3461.
  • American Legion Post No. 554 will have Karaoke with Lana at 7 p.m. today and Jan. 4 at 1650 state Highway 3 S. in League City. Visitors are welcome. For information, call 281-332-8733.
  • The Bay Area Singles Club will have its monthly dance from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. today at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Lodge, 5304 state Highway 3, in Dickinson. Admission is $7 for members and $9 for all others. Attendees are asked to take party snacks to share. For information, call 409-948-1156 or 281-484-4762.
  • The Ball High School classes of 1969 through 1979 will have its annual Holiday Gala from 8 p.m. today to 1 a.m. Sunday at the Old Central Cultural Center, 2627 Ave. M, in Galveston. Tickets will be $35 per person at the door. For tickets and information, call 713-858-8234, 409-771-2018, 409-762-1935, or 409-526-4978.

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