WHAT:"Wade T. Witmer Memorial Hog Hunt"Two categories--live hog and dead hog. WHEN:March 1-4, 2012 WHERE:Historic Red River County Chamber of Commerce. WHO:Information, Rules and Registration forms can be found on the Chamber Web site,www.redrivercoc.com or the chamber office, 101 N. Locust, Clarksville or call 903.427.2645.
WHAT:Women's recovery ministry fundraiser,BBQ is from McKenzie's, call-in orders deadline is February 27, 2012. Will deliver to Huntsville, March 1st and to Trinity, March 2nd. WHEN:March 1 & 2, 2012. 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. WHERE:Buring Hope Baptist Church, Trinity. WHO:Contact Debbie Taylor at 936.594.4527 or visit www.trinitytxhouseofhope.weebly.com for more information.
WHAT:$25 for materials, registration is required.
WHEN:Every Thursday January 12 - April 5, 2012 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
WHERE:Lufkin First Assembly
WHO:Contact Karen Norton at 936.632.3540 for additional information.
COMMUNITY-HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY
WHAT:Accepting household items such as; paints, automobile batteries, cleaners, chemicals, pesticides, flammables, old appliances, electronics. Motor oil and antifreeze accepted at the City of Lufkin Regional Recycling Center(Southpark Drive). WHEN:March 3rd from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
WHERE:Lufkin Middle School Parking Lot WHO:Contact Angelina Beautiful/Clean at 936.632.5326 or visit www.angelinabeautifulclean.org for more information.
COMMUNITY-BURGERS AND BINGO FUNDRAISER
WHAT:Hosted by the Angelina County Aggie Mother's Club. Money goes to award scholarships to A&M. WHEN:March 1, 2012 6 p.m. WHERE:Pitser Garrison Civic Center. WHO:For information call 9936.635.0010.
WHAT:The power of the gospel w/ Steve Pearson. WHEN:Thursdays only 1/19/2012 thru 3/08/2012 6:30 p.m. WHERE:407 E. Hospital Street, Nacogdoches. WHO:Contact Cindy or Amy at 936.569.7729 for more information.
COMMUNITY-TEXAS HOLD'EM TOURNAMENT
WHAT:Fundraiser for The Texas Forestry Museum. WHEN:March 2, 2012 6 p.m.-11 p.m. WHERE;Texas Forestry Museum 1905 Atkinson Drive Lufkin. WHO:Call 936.632.9535 for more information.
COMMUNITY-THE MOST EXCELLENT WAY
WHAT:Christian alternative to chemical dependency.
WHERE:2909 E. Lufkin Ave(across from LHS)
WHO:Trinity Baptist Church, contact Billy Wingwood at 936.208.2429 for more information or visit email@example.com
CHURCH-ON MISSION CELEBRATION
WHAT:Conference for the Sabine Valley Baptist Association. Will be hosting missionary speakers from Native American Missionary. WHEN:March 18 through March 21, 2012 6:00 p.m. WHERE:Six Mile Baptist Church on Hwy 87 S. 6 miles south of Hemphill. Public is invited. WHO:Contact Church office at 409.579.3190 or vistit www.SixMileBaptist.org or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
COMMUNITY-19TH ANNUAL WRITERS CONFERENCE
WHAT:American Christian Writers 2 day Conference with workshops, free consultations with instructors, minister and spouse discounts.
WHEN:March 23, & 24, 2012 8-5 p.m.
WHERE:Crown Plaza Hotel Addison near Dallas.
WHO:For Free Brochure call 1-800-21-WRITE. Discounts for early registration before March 2, 2012.
CHURCH-CELEBRATE -10TH PASTORAL ANNIVERSARY
WHAT:Celebrating 50th anniversary of the church and 10th pastoral anniversary of Rev. & Mrs. Hunt. Guest speakers and presentations. WHEN:Friday, March 2- Sunday March 4, 2012. Fri- 7p.m., Sat. 6 p.m., Sun.10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. WHERE:Eastview United Pentecostal Church 1407 North Medford Lufkin. WHO:Contact Rick Martin at 512.992.9016 or 936.632.3525 or email at email@example.com for more information.
CHURCH-COMMUNITY WIDE CHILDREN'S SERVICE
WHAT:Cotton candy, corndogs, popcorn, games, giveaways including a finale iPOD shuffle. WHEN:March 3rd 23012, 12 p.m.-3 p.m. WHERE:Greater Faith Tabernacle 2800 Old Lufkin Road Nacogdoches WHO:Contact Jenni Johnson at 936.635.8541 for more information.
COMMUNITY-GARAGE SALE-Fire Dept.
WHAT:Citizens Fire Academy fundraiser for projects and equipment for the Lufkin Fire Department. WHEN:March 3, 2012 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. WHERE:Affinity Center, 302 Medical Drive(just off of Gaslight Blvd.) Lufkin. WHO:Randy Cadwell at 936.633.0457 for more information.
COMMUNITY-METHODIST CHILDREN'S HOME
WHAT:Need more foster homes to help keep children closer to home. Married couples and families who are willing to open their hearts and homes to a child. WHEN:Upcoming information meetings Monday, March 5th at 1:30 p.m. and Tuesday, March 6th at 5:30 p.m. WHERE:310 Harmony Hill Drive Suite 200 Lufkin WHO:Call 936.632.7095 for more information.
COMMUNITY-LBAS SUPPORT GROUP
WHAT:Left Behind After Suicide meetings.Time heals all wounds is not necessarily true for survivors of suicide. WHEN:First meeting March 5, 2012, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Every Monday thereafter. WHERE:City Hall in Huntington, on 69 next door to Dollar General. WHO:Call Joe Sawyer at 936.876.9001 or 936.404.7135 for more information. Several different leaders who know the pain of losing someone to suicide.
WHAT:8th Annual Lufkin Healing Conference, The Order of St. Luke the physician talks about the miracles Jesus performed during his time amoung us and how they still occur today through hope emotional, physical and spiritual healing. WHEN:Friday, March 2nd, 6:45-8:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 3rd, 9:00 a.m.-4 p.m. WHERE:St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church 919 S. John Redditt Drive Lufkin. WHO:Contact Jan or Pete Peterson at 936.699.3194 or 936.639.1253 for more information.
COMMUNITY-SPRINT INTO SPRING
WHAT:5K Fun Run and 1 mile Kids Fun Run(ages 5-12)sponsored by the Junior League of Lufkin.Reduced early entry fees until morning of the race. WHEN:Saturday, March 24, 2012. Kids 8:00 a.m. 5K 8:30 a.m. WHERE:Crown Colony Country Club. WHO:To find out more or register online visit www.active.com or www.juniorleagueoflufkin.org.
CHURCH-MEN AND WOMEN'S DAY
WHAT:Speakers will include several speakers and refreshments will be served. WHEN:Sunday, March 11, 2012. 3:00 p.m. WHERE:Sweet Union Missionary Baptist Church, Garrison. WHO:Contact Betty Moseby at 936.569.5302 for more information.
CHURCH-CALVARY FULL GOSPEL BAPTIST
WHAT:The New Day Spiritual Singers will be performing, no charge. WHEN:March 17, 2012 7:00 p.m. WHERE:Mr. Calvary Full Gospel Baptist Church, FM 417 From Shelbyville. Contact Geraldine McGhen at 936.332.0527 for more information.
WHAT:A Garage sale where everything is FREE, hot dogs, bottled water, clothes, shoes, & more. Also receive prayer, hear testimonies & listen to music. WHEN:March 3rd, 2012 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. WHERE:River of Life Christian Center, 677 S. Dickinson Dr. (I-69), Rusk. WHO:Contact Susie Wale at 903.747.7325 or visit www.riveroflife-church.org for more information.