Upcoming Events

Apr 18 @ 4:00 pm – May 11 @ 6:30 pm Nessler Civic Center
Attention K-6th Grade Youth Artist! Register for an exciting art class where painting, drawing, sculpting, and various crafts are part of the expert instruction presented by TCISD Art Teacher, Desiree Haddock. Registration required. See flyer … Continue reading Youth Art Classes Session #7
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Galveston Art League 6th Street Gallery
Butterflies are symbols of transformation in many cultures. Two of the oldest examples of recreational origami are butterflies called Mecho (female) and Ocho (male), paper butterflies that adorn sake wine bottles during Japanese wedding ceremonies. … Continue reading Origami Butterflies
May 1 all-day Nessler Center, Wings of Heritage Room
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Galveston Art League 6th Street Gallery
    The 6th Street Gallery holds monthly shows. Member artists bring up to three works of art to the gallery on the first Monday of the month. Cost for entering the work is $30 … Continue reading Art changeover
May 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Carver Center
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Moore Memorial Public Library
Open 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 … Continue reading Toddlerific Storytime
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Moore Memorial Public Library
Open 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. … Continue reading Preschool Storytime
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Galveston Art League 6th Street Gallery
    Make one-of-a-kind cards using both original art, commercially-available art and embellishments, and found objects. The instructor provides original pen and ink drawings, watercolors, oils, or colored pencil works, students add personal touches. You … Continue reading Mother’s Day Card-making Workshop
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Moore Memorial Public Library
Open to teens ages 12-18. Earn leadership hours while brainstorming ideas for making the library a better place, doing fun projects, meeting new people, and having snacks.
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Galveston Art League 6th Street Gallery
The Galveston Art League invites our Texas City neighbors to enjoy a new show each month while sipping wine and talking with fellow artists and friends
May 6 @ 9:00 am Rotary Pavilion
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the City of Texas City and Lulac #255. Join us for a traditional celebration with mariachis, ballet folklorico dancers, and other festive activities. See flyer for details. For parade information … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo Parade & Festivities
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Galveston Art League 6th Street Gallery
Participants will paint in a less toxic medium, water-soluble oils. Participants will learn how to convert your existing oil paint into water soluble so you do not throw away any oil paints. The workshop will … Continue reading Water Soluble Oil Workshop
May 6 @ 10:00 am – May 28 @ 6:00 pm Nessler Park Family Aquatic Center
May 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Carver Center
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Moore Memorial Public Library
Open 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 … Continue reading Toddlerific Storytime
May 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Moore Memorial Public Library
Open 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. … Continue reading Preschool Storytime
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Nessler Civic Center
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Galveston Art League 6th Street Gallery
    Make one-of-a-kind cards using both original art, commercially-available art and embellishments, and found objects. The instructor provides original pen and ink drawings, watercolors, oils, or colored pencil works, students add personal touches. You … Continue reading Mother’s Day Card-making Workshop
May 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Moore Memorial Public Library
For teens ages 12-18. Join the club for anime & manga veterans and newbies alike! Once a month the anime & manga club meets to discuss old and new favorites, watch anime, and occasionally take … Continue reading Anime & Manga Club
May 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Galveston Art League 6th Street Gallery
  (includes all supplies – woodless pencils, black canvas, and 3-D glasses) Instructor, Joe Culotta Participants will paint on black canvas using resist painting methods. Attendees will use soap and woodless pencils on black canvas … Continue reading 3-Dimensional Art (resist painting)
May 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Moore Memorial Public Library
For ages 8-12. This program’s purpose is to encourage children to build their creativity, problem-solving, critical thinking, teamwork, and engineering skills. Participants will be prompted with a challenge and will build their solution to it … Continue reading Lego Problem-Solving
May 15 all-day Lowry Fitness Center
May 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Carver Center
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Moore Memorial Public Library
Open 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 … Continue reading Toddlerific Storytime
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Moore Memorial Public Library
Open 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. … Continue reading Preschool Storytime
May 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Moore Memorial Public Library
Interested in Genealogy? Please Join Us!
May 17 @ 5:00 pm City Hall
Meeting convenes in the Kenneth T. Nunn Council Room of City Hall. 1801 9th Ave N.
May 19 – May 20 all-day
 
May 19 @ 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm Moore Memorial Public Library
Open to teens ages 12-18. Challenge your brain and sharpen your wits with the best board, strategy, and card games around! We have selected award-winning games that are unlike any board games you’ve ever played! … Continue reading Board Games You’ve Never Played