This “Special Event Calendar” is provided as a public service to the people in our community. We encourage you to list your special events. All events will be reviewed by us before they are posted to this website.
The special events below have been entered by people in our community and have “NOT” been verified by us.
For more information on these events, please click on the links below and you will be taken to a “Special Event Detail Page”.
Events are listed free of charge for nonprofit civic organizations, schools and community events. Please submit listings at least two weeks ahead of the date. Listings will run through the date of the event. Emailed submissions are preferred to [email protected] or [email protected]
FLOYDADA TRUNK OR TREAT Floydada Trunk or Treat will be held Friday, Oct. 30 at 8 p.m. at Tyer Stadium. It will be held during the half-time of the Whirlwind varsity football game vs New Deal. For more info, see the Trunk or Treat article on page 12 of this issue.
BURN BAN FLOYD COUNTY The Floyd County Commissioners’ Court extended the burn ban in Floyd County until January 11, 2021.
LOCKNEY SALVATION ARMY FOOD DRIVE The Lockney Salvation Army is currently having a canned foods, blanket and coat drive that will continue through November to help prepare for the upcoming holidays and the coming new year. The Lockney Salvation Army Store is located at 108 N. Main, across from the Lockney Post Office. Open on Monday thru Friday, 10 a.m. – 12 noon and 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. For more info call Alicia Luna at 806-652-2488 (store) or 806-283-6452 (cellphone).
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD First Baptist Church of Floydada is planning on being the drop-off location for Operation Christmas Child. Samaritan’s Purse is sending training to FBC for touchless collection and PPE (hand sanitizer, gloves and masks) for volunteers. Ludustia Prisk at FBC is accepting donations for shipping, $9 a box and items for the shoe boxes. Items you can donate are school supplies, soap, washcloths, toothbrushes, toys, plus lots of other items. FBC still has boxes available if you’d like to pack your own box. Operation Christmas Child collection week is Nov. 16 – Nov. 22.