Santa Fe High School will have its annual Veterans Day ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday in the school’s gym, 16000 state Highway 6.
Students, district employee veterans, and local veterans will be recognized. There also will be a small reception for local veterans in the foyer of the auditorium afterward.
For information, contact Karlee Custer, email@example.com or 409-927-3100, Ext. 3103.
True Cross Catholic School will have its Veterans Day program at 2 p.m. Monday at 400 FM 517 E.
Veterans and all those who have served our country are invited to attend. Attendees are asked to check-in through the front office.
For information, call 281-337-5212.
College of the Mainland will have the following events at 1200 Amburn Road:
• Veterans Day program at noon Tuesday in the conference center on its campus; admission is free; and
• The Art Gallery will host its Student Art Exhibition Awards and Reception from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday; visit www.com.edu/gallery; and
• The theatre will present ”Peter and the Starcatcher” nightly at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays through Nov. 24; for information, visit www.com.edu/theatre.
The Dickinson Independent School District’s Education Foundation will present “Gator Tales” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays via its Facebook page at www.facebook.com/DISDEDF. The reading initiative is aimed at fostering a love of reading among elementary students. If you’d like to participate as a guest reader, email Amanda Flannery, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Odyssey Academy will have its “Lettuce Eat!” Food Market for the Community event from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 19, Dec. 3, Dec. 17, Jan. 14 and Jan. 28 at 2412 61st St.
Registration must be completed the same day and time as distribution.
Cline Elementary School will have its Harvest for the Holidays food drive through Nov. 20 at 505 Briarmeadow.
The community is asked to drop off can goods at the front office.
For information, call Michelle Bowman, 281-482-1201.
Odyssey Academy is inviting families of its students to a Thanksgiving lunch during their child’s respective lunch times Nov. 22 at 2412 61st St.
Guests can take their own lunch or purchase a special Thanksgiving lunch for $5 at the school.
The lunch is open to families of PK3, first-, third-, fifth-, seventh-, and ninth-grade and 11th grade students.
For information, call 281-316-0001 or 409-750-9289.
Communities in Schools Galveston County will have its annual Hardship to Hope banquet from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at the Events at The Tasting Room, 3616 Church St.
Jamal Tate, managing partner of Inspirational Insights Consulting Group, will be the keynote speaker.
Tickets are $40 per person, $400 for a table, and $1,000 for a scholarship table.
For tickets and information, call Connie Hebert, 409-539-9055.
The Friendswood Independent School District’s Education Foundation will have its 20th anniversary gala Feb. 8 at the Galveston Island Convention Center, 5600 Seawall Blvd.
“Flappers and Dappers” is the theme. For tickets and information, email email@example.com or call 281-996-6655.
The Galveston County Community Action Council’s Head Start Program is accepting applications for children ages 3-4 for the 2019-20 school year from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays. The program offers free full-day early childhood development services to age and income-eligible children. For locations and required documents to register, call 409-692-0251 or 409-762-9019.