Diboll Day Queen meeting
Diboll Day 2016 is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 1, with the kickoff less than 4 months away.
Diboll Booster Club will host a Diboll Day 2016 Queen Candidate/Parent Information Meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 5, at the Diboll ISD Administration Board Room.
The Diboll Day Queen Candidate Requirements are as follows:
1) Diboll High School Female Student in11th or 12th Grade during the 2016-2017 school year
2) The candidate must have a C or better grade average
3) Be willing to actively participate in various fundraising events during the fundraising month of September 2016.
All potential candidates and parents are encouraged to attend where more information will be discussed. Should you have any questions, feel free to contact Katherina Crager at 936-829-6107 or Sharon Brown at 936-635-9595.
The Renaissance Academic Banquet for Diboll High School will be Monday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale until 3 p.m. Friday, May 6, at the Diboll High School Office. Tickets are $8 each. More than 125 students will be recognized along with the Parent, Teacher, and Student of the Year.
East Texas Pickers
The Beulah Congregational Methodist Church will host the East Texas Pickers at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 7. All are welcome to attend, and a love offering will be received. A fellowship follows the service. The church is located on FM 58 in the Beulah community, south of Lufkin. Call Wanda at 936-829-3584 or Barbara at 936-465-3019 for more information.
Damascus Missionary Baptist Church will have a gospel concert featuring Walter Plant at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at the church on FM 1987 in Corrigan. It’s also an open-mic night and there will be fellowship after.
The Lufkin Dance Club’s monthly dance will be Friday, May 13, at the SPJST Lodge located at 197 Hughes Road in the Fuller Springs Community in Lufkin The dance will be from 7 to 10 p.m. with entertainment by Johnny Tobias and Solid Gold. The dance theme will be “Viva Las Vegas”. Admission is $6 for members and $7 for non-members. Annual membership is available for $15 per person. Please bring a covered dish for sharing beginning at 7. Everyone is invited.
The Mission Department of Diboll Church of the Living God invites you to the Women’s Day and workshop May 14-15. The workshop will is at 9 a.m. May 14. Registration is $10. They have some great speakers, including Evangelist Arva Taylor at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 15.
T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library in Diboll invites crafters of all ages to “Tangled Threads.” The program is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month. All skill levels are welcomed. Please bring your own hooks, yarn, and supplies. For more information call Mary Howell at 936-829-5497.
Lose weight with TOPS – Taking Off Pounds Sensibly. Check out the local TOPS chapter at First United Methodist Church, 805 E. Denman Ave., Lufkin. Weigh-ins are at 8:30 a.m. Fridays and the meetings are at 9:05 a.m. Fridays. For more information, call Sylvia at 936-639-4017. First visit is free. Check out www.tops.org.