Clothes Closet open
The Clothes Closet at the Church of Christ, 412 W. Duval in Troup, is open the first Tuesday of the month for those in need of clothing for their family. Doors are open 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 4-6 p.m.
Outdoor warning system test
The cities of Troup and Whitehouse test the outdoor warning siren system the first Tuesday of each month. Troup’s system is tested at 11 a.m. and the Whitehouse system is tested at 1 p.m. Should there be inclement weather the testing will be postponed to the following month.
Dixie Masonic Lodge to meet
The Dixie Masonic Lodge #272 in Troup will meet Tuesday, Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. at the lodge hall.
AARP driver safety program offered
The next AARP Driver Safety course is set for Wednesday, Aug. 2, 12:30-4:40 p.m., at Green Acres Baptist Church. The cost for AARP members is $15 with non-members paying $20. After completion of the 4 hour course you may be entitled to a discount on your automobile insurance. Contact Harry H. Rayner, email@example.com, 903-768-2032 or 713-252-9496 for information or to register.
Game Time for Seniors
Game Time for Senior Citizens will be Wednesday, Aug. 2 from 1-3 p.m. at the Troup library. All senior citizens are welcome to attend.
Pleasant Hill Baptist VBS
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church is holding their Vacation Bible School July 24-28 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. This year’s theme is “Galactic Starveyors.” VBS is for children who have completed 1st-6th grade. Online registration is available at phbctyler.com or call the church office 903-561-0445.
Camp Out VBS
Whitehouse First Assembly of God Church will hold a Vacation Bible School July 28, 6-9 p.m., July 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and July 30, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Register online at www.mywfa.org or call the church at 903-839-2356.
Bascom UMC hosts breakfast
The Bascom United Methodist Church on FM 848 hosts breakfast the last Saturday of the month from 8 - 9:30 a.m. A full breakfast meal is served and donations are accepted.
Mt. Carmel auction
Mt. Carmel Baptist Church will hold an auction Saturday, July 29, 6 p.m. to raise funds for a church van. Refreshments and finger foods provided.
Fifth Sunday singing
Henry’s Chapel United Methodist Church will host a Fifth Sunday singing on July 30, 6 p.m. The music program will be followed by a fellowship meal. Everyone is welcome. Henry’s Chapel UMC is six miles east of Troup on FM 13 E.