VICTORIA, Texas - The 22nd Annual Whitmire Sporting Clay Shoot is April 27th and 28th. The Victoria Rotary Club raises money for scholarships and to support local charities. The money will benefit about ten local charities and some will go to about eight scholarships for students. Expect a dinner and auction too. The clay shoot takes place at the Beck Ranch in Victoria at 9023 Salem Road. Saturday events include a youth gun safety course, practice rounds, a mouth-watering steak dinner, raffle, and charity silent and live auction. The dinner is $25. The shooter entries are $150. Victoria Rotary Club is Victoria's oldest of three Rotary Clubs. For more information call 361-578-0060 or click here.
Victoria County Texas Master Gardener Association
Registration for the Victoria County Texas Master Gardener Association Conference starts April 24, 2019. Speakers present on the 25th and 26th and tours and workshops take place April 27th. There's an Awards Banquet Friday night the 26th. Vendor booths open on the 25th and 26th. There's a social Thursday night at the Victoria Educational Gardens at the Airport. The Association is expecting about 500 participants from all over Texas. Anyone interested in gardening can register and attend. Call 361-649-9837 for more or click here.
Crossroads Independent Cattlemen's Association of Texas
The Crossroads Independent Cattlemen's Association of Texas is having a BBQ fundraiser April 27, 2019 at KC Hall, 3610 N. Ben Wilson from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. There's also a live auction. Plates are $10. To learn more click here. The money supports the Association and scholarships for students.
STARS Spring Gala
Since 1965, STARS Clinic has served families with children who have special care needs. The STARS Spring Gala is set for May 4th. Miss Teen 2018 BRP Queen Chloe Morales chose STARS as her platform. The 8th grader won the STARS Youth Award last year for Citizenship. You can still buy a table to the STARS Spring Gala. STARS serves seven counties including Victoria, DeWitt, Calhoun, Goliad, Gonzales, Jackson and Lavaca. To learn more call 361-575-0681 or click here.
The 31st Annual Historic Homes Tour
The 31st Annual Historic Homes Tour is April 27th and 28th. You can buy your $20 ticket at Devereux Gardens, Rogers Pharmacy, Melvin's Menswear, or Days Gone Bye. Learn more about the 2019 Historic Homes Tour by calling 361-573-1878 or email here.
Methodist Men of First United Methodist Church
The Methodist Men of First United Methodist Church is having a tool and sporting goods sale on May 4, 2019. It takes place at Twice Blessed from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon. Proceeds help the group carry out different events to help Victoria. Twice Blessed is at Commerce and Main.
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