• Help Da Po Inc. will have its annual Thanksgiving Turkey and Food Drive from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily through Nov. 22 at 36 16th Ave. N. in Texas City. All nonperishable Thanksgiving items (no glass jars), grocery store gift cards, and monetary donations will be accepted. For information, call Yoneda Rabb-Sanders, 409-457-2947.
  • The Santa Fe Morning Chapter of Take Off Pounds Sensibly will meet at 8:30 a.m. Fridays at the Santa Fe Fire and Rescue Station, 13112 state Highway 6, in Santa Fe. Call 409-925-6934.
  • Mainland residents can apply for Christmas assistance from The Salvation Army from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at The Salvation Army Corps Community Center, 4210 Texas Ave., in Texas City. For what items to take and information, call 409-763-1691.
  • St. Augustine’s will have its annual Juried Art Show from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Sunday at 41st Street and Avenue M1⁄2 in Galveston. “Joy” is the theme. For information, call 409-539-4632.
  • The Clear Creek Republican Women will meet at noon today at Esteban’s Fiesta Shack, 402 Main St., in League City. There is no charge for the meeting, but lunch is on your own. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Visitors are welcome. Call Evelyn Garland, 713-824-4993.
  • The Us Too Prostate Cancer Education and Support Group will meet at 1 p.m. today at the University of Texas Medical Branch Cancer Center, 2401 W. FM 646, Suite C, in Dickinson. Contact Tom O’Neal, tomandmarie@gmail.com or 281-229-5788. Visit www.ustoo.org.
  • 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. Fridays at 707 23rd St. in Galveston. Visit www.gulfpridefory
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  • The Santa Fe 42 Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Ed Pickett Hall at Jack Brooks Park, 5700 state Highway 6, in Hitchcock. New members are welcome. For information, contact Sybil Miller, sybilmiller@verizon.net or 713-628-0319.
  • Triple “B” Riding and Charity Club will have its 20th annual campout and trail ride today and Saturday at the Main Street Pasture, 2414 Main St., in La Marque. There will be a campout, dance, and free Cowboy Stew beginning at 5 p.m. today. There also will be live entertainment and other activities. A $15 donation is asked. For information, call 409-996-6639, 409-502-0183, or 409-539-8961.
  • The Santa Fe Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 3789 will have its annual cockroach festival and barbecue cook-off at 6 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to midnight Saturday at 6101 FM 646 S. in Santa Fe. Call 409-925-3668.
  • The Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce will have its seventh annual Car Show and Movie Night today and Saturday on Warpath Drive in Santa Fe. “Despicable Me 2” will be shown at 7:30 p.m. today, and the car show will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Andy and the Dreamsicles will perform from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call Gina Bouvier, 409-925-8558.

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