Community Calendar Of Events This Week



Business After Five: James Hilliard & Sons Landscaping

Friday, May 26, from 5:30-7 p.m.

Door prizes, refreshments, and socializing will be found at the new showroom at James Hilliard & Sons Landscaping.

Bring your business cards to enter the door prize drawings.

Admission is free.


2714 Spence Street

Museum of East Texas Art Camp

May 31-August 19. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 1 -4 p.m.

The Museum of East Texas offers art camp for students ages 3-14 in a variety of media. Each session of art camp is half a day from Monday to Friday.

Admission is $55, but session scholarships are available.


Museum of East Texas, 503 North Second Street, Lufkin, Texas 75901



Use Six Senses with Dementia Patients

Thursday, May 26, from 12-1:30 p.m.

The Hospice of East Texas presents this program to help Alzheimer’s caregivers. Shannon Lutmer will talk about using the “Six” senses and using them well with dementia patients.

Admission is free. RSVP To:  Jessica Henderson, Hospice of East Texas, Email: or Call or Text Message: 936-615-6404


Nacogdoches Treatment Center,  119 Hughes Street, Nacogdoches, TX 75961

Multi Family Garage Sale

Saturday, May 28, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.


1101 South Shawnee St., Nacogdoches, Texas (Old Metro’s Location)

Summer Reading Festival

Sunday, May 29 from 1-11 p.m.

Fifteen local bands will be playing to benefit local elementary students and promote local music. There will be many different genres of music present. The event is hosted by Unity 65 Productions.

Admission is one book suitable for an elementary student per person. The books go to the students Carpenter Elementary School.


Millard’s Crossing Historic Village, 6020 North St., Nacogdoches, TX 75965

Memorial Day Balloon Release

Monday, May 30, 9-11 a.m.

This event is a brief ceremony including guest speakers, Civil Air Patrol, and the Heart of the Pines Chorus to honor veterans.

Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors, 5400 North Street, Nacogdoches, TX 75965


First Responders’ Appreciation Luncheon

Wednesday, May 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The appreciation lunch recognizes the contribution law enforcement agents make to the community.


John D. Windham Civic Center, 148 Express Blvd. Center


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Grace Baldwin
(Bethany) Grace Baldwin has an Associate Degree in Journalism from Angelina College and is working on a double major of English and Journalism at Stephen F. Austin State University. She thoroughly enjoys reading, writing, and has an indelible passion for words.

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