Upcoming Events

Nov
20
Mon
Marine Mammal Stranding Network @ Moore Memorial Public Library
Nov 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A member of the Marine Mammal Stranding Network in Galveston will discuss the work they do, the local populations of marine mammals, the threats they face and how the public can help.  This program is suitable for all ages.

Community Chess @ Carver Center
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Nov
21
Tue
Toddlerific Storytime @ Moore Memorial Public Library
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Statues of boy and girl readingOpen to children ages 1-3. Toddlerific includes stories, songs, bubbles, and play time. Three-year-olds can come to either Toddlerific Storytime on Tuesdays or Preschool Storytime on Wednesdays. It’s the caregiver’s decision when your 3-year-old is ready for preschool storytime.

Free with no ticket or registration required.

Due to space limitations, day care groups are normally not allowed.

Nov
22
Wed
Preschool Storytime @ Moore Memorial Public Library
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

boy reading bookOpen to children ages 3-5. Preschool Storytime includes stories, songs, alphabet learning, and a different fun and education activity or craft.

Three-year-olds can come to either Toddlerific Storytime on Tuesdays or Preschool Storytime on Wednesdays. It’s the caregiver’s decision when your 3-year-old is ready for preschool storytime.

Free with no ticket or registration required.

Due to space limitations, day care groups are normally not allowed.

Nov
23
Thu
Breast Cancer Support Group @ Nessler Center
Nov 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Don’t face breast cancer alone!

Nov
25
Sat
Small Business Saturday
Nov 25 all-day

Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday held on the Saturday after US Thanksgiving during one of the busiest shopping periods of the year. First observed in the United States on November 27, 2010, it is a counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which feature big box retail and e-commerce stores respectively. By contrast, Small Business Saturday encourages holiday shoppers to patronize brick and mortar businesses that are small and local. Small Business Saturday is a registered trademark of American Express corporation.

Nov
27
Mon
Community Chess @ Carver Center
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Nov
28
Tue
Toddlerific Storytime @ Moore Memorial Public Library
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Statues of boy and girl readingOpen to children ages 1-3. Toddlerific includes stories, songs, bubbles, and play time. Three-year-olds can come to either Toddlerific Storytime on Tuesdays or Preschool Storytime on Wednesdays. It’s the caregiver’s decision when your 3-year-old is ready for preschool storytime.

Free with no ticket or registration required.

Due to space limitations, day care groups are normally not allowed.

Nov
29
Wed
Preschool Storytime @ Moore Memorial Public Library
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

boy reading bookOpen to children ages 3-5. Preschool Storytime includes stories, songs, alphabet learning, and a different fun and education activity or craft.

Three-year-olds can come to either Toddlerific Storytime on Tuesdays or Preschool Storytime on Wednesdays. It’s the caregiver’s decision when your 3-year-old is ready for preschool storytime.

Free with no ticket or registration required.

Due to space limitations, day care groups are normally not allowed.

Nov
30
Thu
Texas City Christmas Parade @ City of Texas City
Nov 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The City of Texas City  invites residents, school districts, churches, businesses, and groups/organizations to participate in “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” Parade, Thursday, November 30th, 2017, beginning at 5:30pm.
Lineup is from 4:00p.m. to 5:30p.m.

Parade Route: begin at the corner of Palmer Highway and Phoenix Lane (City Hall). It will travel east down Palmer Highway to 6th Street, then turn right on 6th Street and end on 5th Avenue North. See attached for specific lineup areas.

Award Presentation: Trophies presented immediately following the parade in front of the Showboat Pavilion.  Trophies awards for: Most Original, Religious Theme, Individual Entry, Small Business, Mayor’s Trophy, Emergency Response and Best of Theme, “I’ll Be Home For Christmas.”

Please return entries by Monday, November 27, 2017
Texas City Department of Recreation & Tourism
2010 5th Avenue N. Texas City, TX 77590
Phone: 409-643-5900, Fax: 409-949-4810, Email: cmccall@texas-city-tx.org