Beacon FCU Team up with Shriners
Beacon Federal Credit Union of Clear Lake will be featuring the Shriners on
March 29th, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Activities will include a blood drive, a clown boot for donations and Meet
the Shriners Clowns. All proceeds will go to benefit the Shriners Hospitals for children.
St. Mary’s host C.A.R.E. Group
The St. Mary’s Catholic Church Bereavement Ministry C.A.R.E. Team (Caring and Reaching Out to Each
other) will host a six week bereavement support group program for anyone grieving the loss of a loved one through death or
permanent separation. The sessions will meet for six consecutive Saturday Mornings from 9:00-10:30 a.m., beginning
Saturday March 8, through April 12, 2014. The group will meet at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in the Conference room of
the Parish Hall, 816 Park, La Porte, Texas.
The sessions are
free and open to the public. Advanced registration is not required. A person may attend one or all of the six sessions. If
you have questions please call Nelda Shealy at 281-471-6536.
Household Hazardous Waste Day Scheduled For April 5thA household hazardous
waste collection day is scheduled for April 5, 2014, at the Public Works Service Center, from 9am - 1pm. What they will be
accepting: brake fluid, paint thinner, paint, cleaners with acid or lye, pesticides or herbicides, household batteries, car
batters, pool chemicals, motor oil, oil filters, antifreeze; household electronic waste such as computer monitors, televisions
up to 27” screen, computer CPU’s, keyboards, printers, cellular phones, etc; white goods such as refrigerators,
stoves, washing machines, water heaters; tires up to 20” off the rim; flammables and corrosives and propane gas cylinders
up to 5 gallons. For more information on transporting your materials and on the event in general please visit www.laportetx.gov/hhwday2014!
Advanced Citizen’s Police Academy Starts May 20, 2014
The next Advanced Citizen’s Police Academy
will start Tuesday, May 20 at 6:30 p.m. at the Herbert F. Freeman, Jr. Police Administration Building at 3001 North 23rd
Street in La Porte. This class will be the first to include the Citizens On Patrol (C.O.P.) classroom training. Make plans
now to attend both classes and then make an application to join the La Porte Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association and
become a member of the C.O.P. team. If you are interested in attending the class you may call 281-471-2141 or contact
Officer Jeff Tippit at firstname.lastname@example.org .