Saturday, November 26, 2005

Update:   Nov. 26

Blog added:

Life & Faith in Caneyhead
Silsbee
Stories of my life as a redneck in the Piney Woods of Southeast Texas, sprinkled with insights from my walk with Jesus.

Tuesday, November 01, 2005

November 2005 Events



*** Due to Hurricane Rita, expect most events to be canceled or postponed. ***

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November 01, 2005
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Tuesday

November 01, 2005
All Saints' Day
Observed by Catholics in most countries
Annual. Same date each year.

November 01, 2005
Diwali
Send a free e-card from Hallmark.
Annual.

November 01, 2005
Academics: Deadline to update on-line school information.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 01, 2005
EJH Academics: First day for invitational meets.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 01, 2005
ILPC: Enrollment due. Yearbooks due for rating.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 01, 2005
Volleyball: 1A district certification deadline
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 01, 2005
7:30 p.m.
"Stomp" performance
Julie Rogers Theatre, 765 Pearl St (at Forsythe), Beaumont TX 77701
Phone: 409 838-3435 ext. 1, 409 838-3435 or 800 782-3081 ext. 1
E-mail: mlee@ci.beaumont.tx.us
Season - Now / Single Tickets - TBA. Premiere Series: Level 1 - $220/ Level 2 - $192/ Level 3 - $149, Classic Series: Level 1 - $177 / Level 2 - $155 / Level 3 - $120
Performance is part of the Hibernia Broadway Series.

November 01, 2005
TBA in November
Holiday in the Park
Contact: Theresa Van Meter
WESCO Baseball Park on Burnett Street
Phone: 409 883-3468
E-mail: cvb@orangetexas.net
Food, craft items and entertainment.
Annual

November 01, 2005
TBA November
Holiday Parade
Bridge City
Phone: 409 735-5671
Annual

November 01, 2005
TBA November
Senior Citizen Hat Parade
Bridge City
Co-Sponsored by State Representative district 19 & Chamber of Commerce
Annual

November 02, 2005
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Wednesday

November 02, 2005
All Souls' Day
Ecuador, El Salvador, Luxembourg, Macao, Mexico, San Marino, Uruguay, and Vatican City observes.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 03, 2005
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Thursday

November 03, 2005
Eid al-Fitr (Tabular)
Send a free e-card from Hallmark.
Annual. Observed on different dates in different places according to the Muslim lunar calendar.
The Islamic date is a tabular date, which begins at sunset and ends at sunset the following day.

November 03, 2005
Marching Band: Area contest deadline
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html
1A, 2A & 4A schools.

November 03, 2005
Nov. 3 - 5
Volleyball: 1A Bi-district championships
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 03, 2005
Nov. 3 - 5
Volleyball: 2A, 3A and 5A area championships
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 03, 2005
Nov. 3 - 5
Volleyball: 4A regional quarterfinals
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 03, 2005
6:30 to 11:30 p.m.
Paint the Town Red
Bonnie Brooks, executive director
Beaumont Country Club
Phone: 409 832-8338
E-mail: bonnie@tanbmt.com
Web: www.tanbmt.com
Admission: $75 per person
Gala dinner includes a live and silent auction of fine and decorative arts and other items and party packages.
Triangle AIDS Network sponsors.

November 03, 2005
Nov. 3 - 5 and 10 - 12, 2005
"The Beauty Queen of Leenane" performance
Contact: Orange Community Players
708 W. Division St., Orange TX 77631-0442
Phone: 409 882-9137
Web: www.ocplayers.org
Admission: Ticket prices for musicals are $15 per adult and $8 per student. Ticket prices for plays are $12 per adult and $5 per student.

November 03, 2005
Culture Day
Japan observes.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 03, 2005
Father of Texas Day
State Recognition Day, designated by the Texas Legislature.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 04, 2005
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Friday

November 04, 2005
Nov. 4 - 5
Team Tennis: State Tournament.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), Austin
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 04, 2005
7:05 p.m.
Wildcatters vs. Alaska ECHL hockey
Contact: Richard W. Adams, managing partner
Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5500
E-mail: radams@wildcattershockey.com
Web: www.wildcattershockey.com
Admission: Season tickets range from $324 to $684 per seat. $12 to $24 per seat for individual games. $4 parking for individual game ticket holders.
2544 Broadway

November 04, 2005
National Unity Day in Italy
Annual. Same date each year.

November 05, 2005
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Saturday

November 05, 2005
Boys' Basketball: First day for scrimmages
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html
All conferences.

November 05, 2005
Cross Country: Regional meets.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 05, 2005
Football: District certification deadline
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html
All conferences except 1A w/bye.

November 05, 2005
Marching Band: 3A and 5A region contest deadline
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 05, 2005
Nov. 5 - 6
"Highland Fling" weekend at the Texas Renaissance Festival (RenFest)
Contact: Melba, marketing manager
Texas Renaissance Festival grounds, 21778 FM 1774, Plantersville TX 77363
Phone: 800-458-3435, 281 356-2178 or 936 894-2516
E-mail: melba@texrenfest.com
Web: www.texrenfest.com
Admission: Advance tickets are $16 per adult, $6 per child (ages 5 - 12). Gate tickets are $21 per adult, $10 per child (ages 5 - 12)
The festival is one of the nation's largest and most acclaimed renaissance themed parks.
The 16th century come alive during the day and a fireworks display marks the end of the festival at dusk.
Be transported to the highlands as New Market Village honors all that is Scottish with a weekend full of dancing, singing and drinking.
Annual. Est. 1975. Held each Sat. and Sun. for eight weeks from 1st Sat in Oct.*

November 05, 2005
Nov. 5 - 6
Academy Baseball Tournament
Contact: Ford Park
Ford Fields, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5400
Beaumont
TX 77702

November 05, 2005
Guy Fawkes Day
Great Britain observes.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 05, 2005
Mamie McFaddin Ward Birthday
Contact: McFaddin-Ward
McFaddin-Ward House, 1906 McFaddin, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 832-1906
Web: www.mcfaddin-ward.org
Admission: Tours free to public

November 05, 2005
Turkey Trot
Contact: Dr. Willie Brown
Main Street, Sandy Creek Park, downtown Jasper
Phone: 409 383-5461 ext. 1886 or 409 384-5461
E-mail: jaspercc@jaspercoc.org
Web: www.jaspercoc.org
Sponsored by CHRISTUS Jasper Memorial Hospital
Annual, Est. 2000

November 06, 2005
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Sunday

November 06, 2005
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
St. Michael's Mediterranean Dinner
Contact: Father Michael Pavez
St. Michael's Orthodox Christian Church (church hall), 690 N. 15th St., Beaumont
Phone: 409 838-4951
Web: www.antiochian.org
Admission: $12 per person.
The dinner features fine Mediterranean foods for dine-in or take-out.
Annual. Held on 1st Sunday in November

November 06, 2005
5:05 p.m.
Wildcatters vs. Mississippi ECHL hockey
Contact: Richard W. Adams, managing partner
Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5500
E-mail: radams@wildcattershockey.com
Web: www.wildcattershockey.com
Admission: Season tickets range from $324 to $684 per seat. $12 to $24 per seat for individual games. $4 parking for individual game ticket holders.

November 06, 2005
American Bass Anglers - District-53
Contact: Paul Henry
Umphrey Family Pavilion, located next to Sam Rayburn Lake in Twin Dikes Park off RR 255; west of Hwy 69 and north of Jasper
Phone: 409 698-2790 (location)
E-mail: pressangler@jas.net
Web: www.fishingworld.com/SamRayburnPavilion

November 06, 2005
Opening reception for "The Nature of Holography"
Contact: Shannon Leigh Harris
The Museum of the Gulf Coast, 700 Proctor St, Port Arthur TX 77640
Phone: 409 984-6444, 409 984-6453 or 409 982-7000
E-mail: Shannon.Harris@lamarpa.edu
Web: www.museumofthegulfcoast.org
Show features various optical illusion activities. Exhibit on loan from Holophile. Show continues Nov. 6 - Jan. 1, 2006.
Port Arthur Historical Society sponsors.

November 06, 2005
Nov. 6 - 7
Zone Advancement Tennis Tournament
Contact: Southeast Texas Tennis Association
Beaumont
Phone: 409 735-5402
Web: www.healthandfitnessmag.com/Calendar2005.htm

November 07, 2005
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Monday

November 07, 2005
Girls' Basketball: First day for interschool games
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html
All conferences.

November 07, 2005
Nov. 7 - 8
Marching Band: State Contest
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), Austin
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html
1A, 2A and 4A schools.

November 07, 2005
Nov. 7 - 8
Volleyball: 1A area championships
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 07, 2005
Nov. 7 - 8
Volleyball: 2A, 3A and 5A Regional quarterfinals
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 07, 2005
Nov. 7 - 8
Volleyball: 4A regional semi-finals
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 07, 2005
Wrestling: First day for meets and tournaments.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 07, 2005
6 to 8 p.m.
Night of Nederland Cuisine
Nederland
Phone: 409 722-0279
E-mail: nedcofc@nederlandtx.com
Web: www.nederlandtx.com/calendar.htm

November 07, 2005
Zone Advancement Tennis Tournament continues

November 08, 2005
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Tuesday

November 08, 2005
General Election Day
State holiday in Texas.
Annual. Conducted the 1st Tue. after the 1st Mon. in November.

November 08, 2005
7:30 p.m.
Lamarissimo! series features Faculty Artists
Contact*: Randall Wheatley, asst. professor
Julie Rogers Theatre, 765 Pearl St (at Forsythe), Beaumont TX 77701
Phone: 409 880-8144
E-mail*: wheatleyrl@hal.lamar.edu
Web: dept.lamar.edu/cofac/mtd/index.htm
Admission: Season tickets are priced at $35 for adults and $18 for students and include admission to all five concerts.
Lamarissimo! season tickets and gift certificates for the 2005-2006 concert series are on sale at the Lamar University Department of Music, Theatre & Dance in the Lamar Music Building.
All concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Julie Rogers Theatre.
The series is an off-campus showcase for Lamar student and faculty talent.
The 2005-2006 season also features Holiday Choir Concert on Nov. 29, Jazz Bands on March 7, Cardinal Singers and Lamar Dance Company on April 25.
Annual series. Est. 1990

November 09, 2005
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Wednesday

November 09, 2005
Nov. 9 - 10
Clean Gulf Conference & Exhibition
Contact: Debbie Saenz, Oil Spill Prevention & Response Division
Moody Gardens Convention Center, Galveston TX
Phone: 512 475-1466
E-mail: debbie.saenz@glo.state.tx.us
Web: www.cleangulf.org
Admission:
The states of Texas (Texas General Land Office - Oil Spill Division), Louisiana, Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, Mineral Management Service (MMS), and the United States Coast Guard co-host the event.
Clean Gulf is also supported by the Marine Spill Response Corporation, National Response Corporation, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Annual. Est. 1991.

November 10, 2005
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Thursday

November 10, 2005
Marine Corps Day
Annual. Same date each year.

November 11, 2005
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Friday

November 11, 2005
Veterans Day
America, France observes.
Send a free e-card from Hallmark.
Federal legal public holiday. National holiday observed by state employees.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 11, 2005
Nov. 11 - 12
Volleyball: Regional
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html
All conferences.

November 11, 2005
7:05 p.m.
Wildcatters vs. Alaska ECHL hockey
Contact: Richard W. Adams, managing partner
Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5500
E-mail: radams@wildcattershockey.com
Web: www.wildcattershockey.com
Admission: Season tickets range from $324 to $684 per seat. $12 to $24 per seat for individual games. $4 parking for individual game ticket holders.

November 11, 2005
Armistice Day
Belgium, French Guiana, and Tahiti observes.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 11, 2005
Remembrance Day
Canada and Bermuda observes.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 12, 2005
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Saturday

November 12, 2005
Cross Country: State Meet.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), Austin
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 12, 2005
Football: 1A w/bye district certification deadline
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html


November 12, 2005
Nov. 12 - 13
"Glorias de Espana" weekend at the Texas Renaissance Festival (RenFest)
Contact: Melba, marketing manager
Texas Renaissance Festival grounds, 21778 FM 1774, Plantersville TX 77363
Phone: 800-458-3435, 281 356-2178 or 936 894-2516
E-mail: melba@texrenfest.com
Web: www.texrenfest.com
Admission: Advance tickets are $16 per adult, $6 per child (ages 5 - 12). Gate tickets are $21 per adult, $10 per child (ages 5 - 12)
The festival is one of the nation's largest and most acclaimed renaissance themed parks.
The 16th century come alive during the day and a fireworks display marks the end of the festival at dusk.
The glories of Spain and the New World are displayed for all to see as New Market Village commemorates all that is Spanish.
Annual. Est. 1975. Held each Sat. and Sun. for eight weeks from 1st Sat in Oct.*

November 12, 2005
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
International Music & Cultural Festival
Ryan, Broad and Pujo streets, downtown Lake Charles, La.
Phone: 337 491-1440
Web: www.cityoflakecharles.com
Admission: free outdoor festival.
Activities include a Parade of Cultures, costumes, folk dances, artist demonstrations, cultural displays, live performances and authentic international cuisine.
Annual

November 12, 2005
Nov. 12 - 13, 2005 at 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Flamin' Hot Car Show
Contact: Susan Lanning
Fire Museum of Texas, 400 Walnut, Beaumont
Phone: 409 880-3927
E-mail: firemuseum@ci.beaumont.tx.us
Web: www.firemuseumoftexas.org
Admission: Free admission. Public invited. Car show entries are $10 per entry in advance or $15 per entry the day of the event.
Event features hot rods, street rods, muscle cars and trucks. Event also includes food vendors, games for the kids and entertainment for all.
Beaumont Professional Firefighters Local No. 399 sponsors.
Annual. Est. 1997. Held on the 2nd weekend of November.

November 12, 2005
11 a.m.
St. Catherine of Sienna "Taste of Culture"
Contact: Debbie Hernandez
Robert A. "Bob" Bowers Civic Center, 3401 Cultural Center Dr., Port Arthur.
Phone: 409 983-4006
E-mail: pacvb@portarthurtexas.com
Web: www.portarthurtexas.com
Includes food booths, door prizes and a silent auction.

November 12, 2005
7:05 p.m.
Wildcatters vs. Florida ECHL hockey
Contact: Richard W. Adams, managing partner
Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5500
E-mail: radams@wildcattershockey.com
Web: www.wildcattershockey.com
Admission: Season tickets range from $324 to $684 per seat. $12 to $24 per seat for individual games. $4 parking for individual game ticket holders.

November 12, 2005
Kirby Inland Marine - Community Outreach Family Event
Contact: Nancy Marsh
Umphrey Family Pavilion, located next to Sam Rayburn Lake in Twin Dikes Park off RR 255; west of Hwy 69 and north of Jasper
Phone: 800 324-3621 (location)
E-mail: pressangler@jas.net
Web: www.fishingworld.com/SamRayburnPavilion

November 12, 2005
Sun Yat-sen's Birthday
Taiwan observes.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 13, 2005
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Sunday

November 13, 2005
2:05 p.m.
Wildcatters vs. Florida ECHL hockey
Contact: Richard W. Adams, managing partner
Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5500
E-mail: radams@wildcattershockey.com
Web: www.wildcattershockey.com
Admission: Season tickets range from $324 to $684 per seat. $12 to $24 per seat for individual games. $4 parking for individual game ticket holders.

November 13, 2005
Flamin' Hot Car Show continues

November 13, 2005
National Juried Photography Contest
Texas Artists Museum, 3501 Cultural Center Dr., Port Arthur TX 77642
Phone: 409 983-4881
E-mail: info@art-tams.com
Web: art-tams.com or www.texasartistsmuseum.org
Juried show for photographers throughout the United States.

November 14, 2005
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Monday

November 14, 2005
Boys' Basketball: First day for interschool games
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html
All conferences.

November 14, 2005
* Tentative date
Football Officials Association banquet
Contact: T.J. Welch
E-mail: twelch1@gt.rr.com
Web: www.beaumontfootballrefs.org
Beaumont chapter of the Football Officials Association sponsors.
Annual

November 15, 2005
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Tuesday

November 15, 2005
Music: Corrections to eligible schools list due.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 15, 2005
One-Act Play: Double representation due.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 15, 2005
Proclamation of the Republic Day in Brazil
Annual. Same date each year.

November 17, 2005
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Thursday

November 17, 2005
Nov. 17 - 18
Volleyball: State Tournament.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), Austin
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 17, 2005
6:30 to 10:30 p.m.
Garth House "Pour Les Enfants"
Contact: Marion Tanner
Garth House, 1895 McFaddin, Beaumont TX 77701
Phone: 409 838-9084
E-mail: mtanner@garthhouse.net
Web: www.garthhouse.net/index.html.htm
The gala fundraiser for abused children in Southeast Texas features hors d'oeuvres, a six course meal prepared by the Texas Chef's Association, wine and beer, music by Jimmy Simmons' Jazz Band as well as live and silent charity auctions by auctioneer John
Mickey Mehaffy Children's Advocacy Program, Inc. sponsors.
Annual. Held on the 3rd Thursday of November.

November 17, 2005
7:30 p.m.
"Cirque: Dreams" performance
Julie Rogers Theatre, 765 Pearl St (at Forsythe), Beaumont TX 77701
Phone: 409 838-3435 ext. 1, 409 838-3435 or 800 782-3081 ext. 1
E-mail: mlee@ci.beaumont.tx.us
Season - Now / Single Tickets - TBA. Premiere Series: Level 1 - $220/ Level 2 - $192/ Level 3 - $149, Classic Series: Level 1 - $177 / Level 2 - $155 / Level 3 - $120
Performance is part of the Hibernia Broadway Series.

November 18, 2005
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Friday

November 18, 2005
7:05 p.m.
Wildcatters vs. Pensacola ECHL hockey
Contact: Richard W. Adams, managing partner
Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5500
E-mail: radams@wildcattershockey.com
Web: www.wildcattershockey.com
Admission: Season tickets range from $324 to $684 per seat. $12 to $24 per seat for individual games. $4 parking for individual game ticket holders.

November 18, 2005
7:30 p.m.
Melodic sounds of the ‘50’s and ‘60s
Contact: Amy Ehrman
707 W. Main Street, downtown Orange, Texas
Phone: 409 745-5535 or 800 828-5535
E-mail: amy@lutcher.org
Web: www.lutcher.org
Admission: Season Ticket packages are currently available and start at $73. Single ticket sales (if available) begin August 15, 2005.
Songs include “Cornell Gunters,” “Elbeary Hobbs,” “Charlie Brown,” “Only You,” “Under the Boardwalk,” “Poison’ Ivy,” “This Magic Moment” and more.
The Lutcher Theater is a privately-owned not-for-profit organization. Dates, times and performances are subject to change.

November 18, 2005
November 18 - 20
Rod Run
Contact: Alvin C Prewitt
Ramada Inn, Jasper
Phone: 409 384-8745
E-mail: jaspercc@jaspercoc.org
Web: www.jaspercoc.org
Sponsored by the Lakes Area Cruisers
Annual, Est. 2001

November 19, 2005
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Saturday

November 19, 2005
Nov. 19 - 20
"Celtic Christmas" weekend at the Texas Renaissance Festival (RenFest)
Contact: Melba, marketing manager
Texas Renaissance Festival grounds, 21778 FM 1774, Plantersville TX 77363
Phone: 800-458-3435, 281 356-2178 or 936 894-2516
E-mail: melba@texrenfest.com
Web: www.texrenfest.com
Admission: Advance tickets are $16 per adult, $6 per child (ages 5 - 12). Gate tickets are $21 per adult, $10 per child (ages 5 - 12)
The festival is one of the nation's largest and most acclaimed renaissance themed parks.
The 16th century come alive during the day and a fireworks display marks the end of the festival at dusk.
Meet Father Christmas as New Market Village welcomes in the Christmas season with 16th century grandeur.
Annual. Est. 1975. Held each Sat. and Sun. for eight weeks from 1st Sat in Oct.*

November 19, 2005
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Courthouse Little Light Festival
Courthouse Square, Kountze / Hardin Co.
Phone: 409 246-2826 or 409 246-3413
Event features booths, entertainment, lighting ceremony and free picture with Santa

November 19, 2005
7:05 p.m.
Wildcatters vs. Pensacola ECHL hockey
Contact: Richard W. Adams, managing partner
Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 South, Beaumont TX
Phone: 409 951-5500
E-mail: radams@wildcattershockey.com
Web: www.wildcattershockey.com
Admission: Season tickets range from $324 to $684 per seat. $12 to $24 per seat for individual games. $4 parking for individual game ticket holders.

November 19, 2005
National Holiday in Monaco
Annual. Same date each year.

November 19, 2005
Rod Run continues

November 20, 2005
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Sunday

November 20, 2005
Nov. 20 - 21, 2005 games start at 10 a.m.
AFA Fall Regional Tournament
Contact: Wayne Gardovsky, national Region II director
Ford Fields, 5115 IH-10 S., Beaumont
Phone: 979 345-6642 or 409 951-5400 (location)
E-mail: afasoftball@afaregion2.com
Web: www.texasafasoftball.com
American Fastpitch Association 18 & under tournament.

November 20, 2005
Nov. 20 - 21 games start at 10 a.m.
AFA Fall Regional Tournament
Contact: Wayne Gardovsky, national Region II director
Ford Fields, 5115 IH-10 S., Beaumont
Phone: 979 345-6642 or 409 951-5400 (location)
E-mail: afasoftball@afaregion2.com
Web: www.texasafasoftball.com
American Fastpitch Association softball tournament.

November 20, 2005
Anniversary of the Revolution in Mexico
Annual. Same date each year.

November 20, 2005
Christmas Tree Trail to Groves
Groves
Phone: 800 876-3631
E-mail: gchamberofcommer@gt.rr.com
Web site: grovescofc.com
Sponsored by Specialty Shops in Groves.

November 20, 2005
Rod Run continues

November 21, 2005
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Monday

November 21, 2005
AFA Fall Regional Tournament continues

November 21, 2005

AFA Fall Regional Tournament continues

November 21, 2005
Nov. 21-25
Thanksgiving break Beaumont ISD, Bridge City ISD
Web site: www.beaumont.k12.tx.us/default.htm

November 23, 2005
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Wednesday

November 23, 2005
Kinro-Kansha-No-Hi (Labor Thanksgiving Day)
Japan observes.
Annual. Same date each year.

November 24, 2005
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Thursday

November 24, 2005
Thanksgiving Day in U.S.A.
Send a free e-card from Hallmark.
Federal legal public holiday. National holiday observed by state employees.
Annual, celebrated the 4th Thursday in November.

November 25, 2005
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Friday

November 25, 2005
Nov. 25 - 27
Beaumont Kennel Club Agility Trial
Adriene Tanamachi, Ford Park marketing manager
Ag Barns, Ford Park, 5115 IH-10 S., Beaumont
Phone: 409 951-5400
E-mail: atanamachi@fordparktx.com
Web: www.fordparktx.com

November 25, 2005
Nov. 25 - Dec. 23
Celtic Tree Month of Elder begins
Learn more
Annual. Same dates each year based on the druidic lunar calendar.

November 26, 2005
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Saturday

November 26, 2005
Nov. 26 – Dec. 31
Christmas Lighting
Contact: Mertice Weeks, city secretary
Newton TX
Phone: 409 379-5061
E-mail: newtontx@jas.net
Web site: www.newton-texas.com
Annual.

November 28, 2005
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Monday

November 28, 2005
Soccer: First day for practice.
Contact: Bonnie Northcutt
University Interscholastic League (UIL), location TBD locally
Phone: 512 471-5883
E-mail: uiladmin@uts.cc.utexas.edu
Web: www.uil.utexas.edu/admin/odd-even_cal.html

November 29, 2005
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Tuesday

November 29, 2005
7:30 p.m.
Lamarissimo! series features Holiday Choir Concert
Contact*: Randall Wheatley, asst. professor
Julie Rogers Theatre, 765 Pearl St (at Forsythe), Beaumont TX 77701
Phone: 409 880-8144
E-mail*: wheatleyrl@hal.lamar.edu
Web: dept.lamar.edu/cofac/mtd/index.htm
Admission: Season tickets are priced at $35 for adults and $18 for students and include admission to all five concerts.
Lamarissimo! season tickets and gift certificates for the 2005-2006 concert series are on sale at the Lamar University Department of Music, Theatre & Dance in the Lamar Music Building.
All concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Julie Rogers Theatre.
The series is an off-campus showcase for Lamar student and faculty talent.
The 2005-2006 season also features Jazz Bands on March 7, Cardinal Singers and Lamar Dance Company on April 25.
Annual series. Est. 1990

November 30, 2005
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Wednesday

November 30, 2005
TBA November
Holiday in the Park
Contact: Theresa Van Meter
WESCO Baseball Park, Burnett Street, Orange
Phone: 409 883-3468
Event features food, craft items and entertainment.

November 30, 2005
National Heroes' Day
The Philippines observes.
Annual. Same date each year.