• The Fifty-Five-Plus Club will meet at 10 a.m. today at Dickinson First United Methodist Church, 200 FM 517 W., in Dickinson. A potluck lunch will be provided. Call 281-534-3511 or 281-337-1542.
  • 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 will offer free ballroom dancing from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays at the Eastern Regional 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.
  • The Matron Forum District 15-B Heroines of Jericho will meet at 3 p.m. today at the Amity Lodge No. 4, 1524 31st St., in Galveston. Call Dorothy Maxey, 409-739-1709.
  • The Galveston Historical Foundation’s African-American Heritage Committee will meet at 4 p.m. today in the library of the Old Central Cultural Center, 2627 Ave. M, in Galveston. Call 409-765-7834.
  • Island ETC Theatre Co. will have its annual meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at 2317 Mechanic St. in Galveston. Light refreshments will be served. For information, contact Kim Mytelka, kimdmy@aol.com or 409-762-3556.
  • 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. The public is welcome. For information, call 409-763-9866.
  • 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 Lafitte Society will meet at 6 p.m. today at The Meridian, 2228 23rd St., in Galveston. Lou MacBeth will speak about Henry Journeay, a survivor of the 1842 invasion into Mexico and the ensuing Black Bean episode. For information, call 409-740-0008.
  • The La Marque Citizen Police Academy alumni association will meet at 6 p.m. today at 1111 Bayou Road at Cedar Drive in La Marque. Refreshments will be served. Call 409-939-6160. Call 409-938-9238.
  • The Galveston County Marine Corps Detachment No. 668 will have meet at 6 p.m. today at the Marine Corps Reserve Center, Two Fort Point, in Galveston. All Marines and former Marines are welcome to join and support the league. Call Terry Lutz, 281-467-2663, or visit www.mclgalveston.com.
  • The Texas City Mainland Lions Club will meet at 7 p.m. today at The Reef Seafood House, 1301 31 1/2 St., in Texas City. Call Evelyn J. Matthews, 409-935-6709.
  • The League City Evening Lions Club will meet at 7 p.m. today at Spring Creek Barbeque, 2710 Gulf Freeway S., in League City. Dinner will be at 6:30 p.m. Visitors are welcome. For information, visit www.lceveninglions.webs.com.
  • The Galveston Elks Lodge No. 126 will meet at 7 p.m. today at 1518 Tremont St. in Galveston. Call 409-762-1212.
  • The Neighborhood Democrats of Galveston County will meet from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at Red River BBQ, 1911 E. Main St., in League City. Doors open at 6 p.m. if you wish to eat. Ruth Martinez and John C. Gorczynski will be the guest speakers. Visit www.Neighborhood
  • Democrats.org or call 281-990-5176.
  • The free Galveston County Citizen Sheriff’s Academy will be from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 19 at the Joe Max Taylor Law Enforcement Center, 601 54th St., in Galveston. For information, visit www.galvestonso.com or call 409-766-2333.
  • 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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