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Mainland Extra (Newspaper) - November 20, 1986, Galveston, Texas Mainland briefs Holiday Bazaar set Texas City the annual Holiday Bazaar of St Georges episcopal Church will be held on saturday from 10 until 2 at the Church on 510 13th Avenue North in Texas City there will be lots of handmade decorations collectibles gifts and treats from the kitchens of Cooks puppet show planned league City the Helen Hall Library will present a children s Book week puppet show at 10 on saturday at the league City recreation Center the forty minute pro Gram will be performed by Joanne schoroeder of Advent Mureland puppets and will include a variety of puppets stories and songs free tickets will be distributed on a firs come first serve basis the program is recommended for Ages 26 the Helen Hall Library is located at 100 West Walker Street in league City com tourney winners Texas City winners of the co Lowry racquetball tournament held recently were James Diamantides of Houston in mens b division with Mike Barker of Hitchcock in second place John Gorton of Santa be in the mens c division with Jay Naik of Galveston second place and Leroy Lockhart of la Marque in third Joe Steitz of Bayou Vista in mens Novice division with Karl Stager of Texas City in third place groundbreaking set league City a groundbreaking ceremony for the new addition to the Helen Hall Library in league City is being planned for saturday at 11 the Library Board of trustees and staff invite any interested citizen to attend this event which will be held on the building site at the Corner of Highway 3 and Walker Street immediately following the pro Gram refreshments will be served in the league City recreation Center Holiday Bazaar slated Texas City the annual Holiday Bazaar of St Georges episcopal Church will be held nov 22 10 2 d m at the Church 51013th ave North handcrafted items and homemade goodies will be sold dinner is offered Texas City Mainland Center Hospital in conjunction with Mainland meals on wheels will be providing a thanks giving feast for unemployed Galveston county residents and their families and other persons who have nowhere to go for a Holiday meal if you can donate an hour of your time on thanksgiving Day nov 27 or have Access to a bus or Van to transport participants or if you members of your family would like to come to the dinner Call 9385133 or ext 5133 get in shape Texas City Low Impact aerobics classes Are offered tuesday and thursday afternoons at Mainland Center Hospi Tal taught by Kat Howard who also teaches aerobics at col lege of the Mainland the classes Are held in the Institute for living gymnasium from the Cost for six weeks is or Drosins for More information Call Katherine Justice at 9385485 or ext 5485 fish Fry scheduled Galveston the Central High class of 1944 will have a fish Fry on nov 22 at 11 orders can be picked up at 3323 ave l Galveston Price for More information Call jewel Daniel Arceneaux 7657166 chinese raffle set Texas City the Texas City Mainland lioness club is having a chinese raffle and games party nov 15 from 710 at the Lincoln Woodland Library 5914 Carver Texas City donation is door prizes thanksgiving dinner la Marque the concerned citizens and ministers of Galveston county will sponsor their 2nd annual thanksgiving dinner for senior citizens Hutins and handicapped persons at the knights of Columbus Hall 501 Delaney Road nov 20 from 10 to 2 please notify either Mattie Peters 9355797 Lessie Hall 9331672 Dorothy Gordon 9355768 Lydia e Lewis 9388784 or Don Brooks 9381891 if you know anyone who could Benefit from this free meal transportation will be provided to the Hall for anyone desiring it meals will be delivered to anyone requesting the service Benefit to be held la Marque the Texas City and la Marque fire departments Are sponsoring a Benefit for Captain Jim Cox of the Texas City fire department Jim is undergoing treatment for cancer All proceeds from the Benefit will go to Jim the Benefit will be held nov 21 at the la Marque Volunteer fire Hall from 7 to Midnight tickets Are per person or per couple there will be a variety of music from the 50s to country and Lite Rock Beer refreshments and setups Are free tickets May be purchased at the la Marque fire department or the Texas City fire department for More in formation Contact Allen Mcwhirter at 9454468 or Leonard Payne at 9352461 symphony concert set Clear Lake the Clear Lake symphony will perform its Christmas Celebration dec 6 8 at the Clear Lake presbyterian Church 1511 Al Dorado blvd the concert will include songs of the season performed by the symphony conducted by or Charles Johnson in addition the Friendswood chorus under the direction of Natt Vaughn will be performing various Christmas carols As Well As joining the symphony in selections from bachs Christmas oratorio for ticket information Call or 4881754 Hitchcock Homecoming Hitchcock the Hitchcock Homecoming organization will meet nov 26 7 final plans for a Christmas party and giveaways will be made for information Call Ursula Shaw 9380652 Felix Franklin 9482413 Martha Jones 935 4171 Page 2 Mainland extra thursday morning november much emergency Center dedicated Texas City Mainland Center hospitals new emergency Center was dedicated nov 13 at a ribbon cutting ceremony involving Galveston county commissioners and the much Board of directors improvements to the emergency Center include a Square foot addition As Well As renovation of the entire Center the addition features a new waiting room area and admitting office noting the High volume of traffic in the emergency area Edward j Smith much president and chief executive officer says the new waiting area provides families of patients a comfortable place away from the constant Stream of traffic the new admitting office is designed to expedite paperwork involved in treating patients and the additional space assists in keeping the Entrance Clear of the much emergency Center with a physician on duty 24 hours a Day seven Days a week has four treatment rooms equipped to handle All types of emergencies including orthopaedic cardiac and trauma obstetric and gynaecological and paediatric a specialist in each of these medical Fields is also on Call around the clock the Center also works with All local emergency medical services including the Houston and Galveston life flight teams and sculptor will have own show Houston University of Houston Clear Lake faculty member and sculptor Nick de Vries has been invited to display his renowned Ceramic artwork at three major Texas exhibitions an exhibit of de Vries ceramics crafted in the centuries old japanese Raku process opened nov 8 at the 500x gallery in Dallas the exhibition continues through nov 30 a Large Devries sculpture will be on Public display in san an Tonio for three months beginning March 20 As part of the sixth Texas sculpture symposium a biennial display of works of Texas leading artists de Vries a native of the Netherlands also has been asked to present a workshop on Raku techniques at Baylor University next april he also has accepted Baylor invitation to present a Oneman exhibit of his work at the University Fine arts gallery from june through August the 500yearold Raku process differs from other Potter firing methods unlike other techniques in which ceramics remain in the Kiln and slowly Cool Raku pots Are removed re hot and immediately immersed in water or placed in a Container filled with combustible materials causing striking effects in colouring and glazing the current and upcoming Texas exhibitions Are the latest in a Long series for de Vries he has been the focus of seven Oneman exhibits and has participated in More than 40 others he also donated a Large sculpture for a silent auction Dur ing the Bay area arts Benefit Golf tournament which was held at South Shore Harbour country club on nov 10 de Vries has been a member of the unclear Lake faculty for eight years pm Library closing dates la Marque just a reminder that the la Marque Public Library will be closed for the thanksgiving holidays nov 27 through dec 1 have a Safe and Happy thanksgiving work is progressing nicely on the sidewalk in front of the Library surrounding the Christmas tree the Gazebo is also nearing completion both of these projects Are funded through the la Marque official sesquicentennial committee we All Hope their effect will be Long lasting and a fitting memorial to the veterans from la Marque Story times at the Library Are on wednesdays at and stories Are the same both times so just choose the time most convenient for you Story times Are for children Ages 46 years registration is not Neces sary please enter at the second door facing the parking lot seat belts can save your life buckle up Community emergency agencies such As Houston area Hospital emergency radio network which provides a direct disaster communication link with other hospitals and emergency vehicles the Industrial Mutual Aid society and the civil defense Houston area radio network the Center has full radio capability with inner City Carto car communication systems special programs or services operated through the emergency Center include lifeline an emergency response for elderly and handicapped citizens who live alone Petro med a 24hour emergency medical service for the offshore Oil Industry and occupational health services a Sim Ilar program for area industries attention clothes shoppers our selection of Quality preowned Winter clothes for women and children is bigger better than Ever we have added extra Racks and we Ore still running out of room you cant find qualify name Brand clothes at these prices anywhere else the attic thru Sot 10am to pm 9457506 6099th ave n Texas City Gra save time and Money for your shopping convenience visit new fashion world next to Hastings records pm 3525 Palmer Bay shopping Center we carry All that you need come alive after five Silver jewelry evening bags jewelry hats gloves some examples of our Stock 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