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Shayla Huffman, 5, picks out a dessert during the annual Texas City Community Thanksgiving Feast on Thursday morning at Our Lady of Fatima. Hundreds of people attended the event and close to 800 meals were delivered to those without transportation. The 1,210 meals served were the most ever, reported organizer Barbara White.

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  • The Texas City Garden Club will have its 42nd annual Holiday Gift Shop from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Nessler Center, 2010 Fifth Ave. N., in Texas City. All sorts of holiday gifts will be available for purchase. Admission is free. For information, visit www.texascitygardenclub.org, or call Nancy Heard, 409-948-8497.
  • The senior adults of the Galveston Baptist Association are taking orders for its annual Rio Grande Valley Fruit Sale through Wednesday. Oranges and grapefruit will be sold for $15 for an 18-pound bag or two bags for $25. Fruit will be ready for pickup Saturday. To order, email lelasllines@hotmail.com or call 409-933-3353, 409-938-0821, or 409-938-8942.
  • 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 Dixie Walker, 409-945-6804.
  • Rotary Club of Galveston Island will meet at noon Tuesdays at The San Luis Hotel, 5222 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. Call 409-763-8688.
  • The New Leaf Al-Anon group will meet at 12:15 p.m. Tuesdays at Rosenberg Library, in the Morgan Room on the third floor, 2310 Sealy Ave., in Galveston. For information, call 409-692-3078.
  • The city of League City offers free ballroom dancing from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays at Hometown Heroes Park, 2105 S. Dickinson, in League City. Beginners and advanced dancers are welcome. No partner is required. For information, call 281-554-1180 or 832-864-2721.
  • Caregiver Connection will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today in the parlor of Moody Methodist Church, 53rd Street and Avenue U, Room 120, in Galveston. The group is for family caregivers of seniors and adults with special needs. Care provided during meeting for senior family member with 24-hour advance notice. Call 409-741-2538.
  • Galveston County Community Action Council will have its finance committee meeting at 5:30 p.m. and its board of directors meeting at 6 p.m. today at 4700 Broadway, Suite C109, in Galveston. For information, call 409-765-7878.
  • 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. Email Jacqueline Luxon, jackyluxon@gmail.com, or call 409-771-0206.
  • The Galveston County Tea Party will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the International House of Pancakes, in front of Walmart on Interstate 45, in La Marque. Erin Anderson will talk about the “True the Vote” program. For information, call Jay Arrington, 409-938-7808. Visit www.Galveston CountyTeaParty.com.
  • The Galveston County Master Gardener’s will offer the Tawny (Rasberry) Crazy Ant class from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at its offices at Carbide Park, 4102 Main St., in La Marque. Dr. Paul R. Nester will be the speaker. To RSVP, email galv3@wt.net or call 281-534-3413, Ext. 12.
  • The Houston Chapter of the American Sewing Guild ‘You Sew Girl’ will meet from 6:45 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. today at Fabrics, Etcetera, 571 W. Bay Area Blvd., in Webster. Visit ashoustonyousewgirl.shutterfly.com or call Robbie Brewington, 281-782-5888.
  • 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 Clear Lake chapter of Take Off Pounds Sensibly will meet from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays in the meeting room on the second floor of the House of Prayer Lutheran Church, 14045 Space Center Blvd., in Clear Lake. Call Joe or Lori Gutheinz, 281-488-8239, or email jgutheinz@sbcglobal.net.
  • The Galveston Dance Club will offer ballroom and country and western group lessons at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 502 Church St., in Galveston. New members are accepted the first 2-weeks of each calendar quarter. The first two lessons are free. No partner is required. Visit www.galvestondanceclub.com. For information, call 281-337-0441.
  • The Galveston Island Chess Club will meet from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesdays at Board Game Island, 213 23rd St., in Galveston. Chess players of all levels, newbies and those who haven’t played in a while are welcome. Contact George Laiacona, laiaconajr@gmail.com or 713-252-4127.
  • Knights of Columbus No. 787 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at 1912 Winnie St. in Galveston. Call 409-762-2112.

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