Kingwood Area Republican Women invite military personnel to attend their Military Appreciation Day meeting Nov. 14. The guest speaker for this meeting is Capt. Mike Penn, chief pilot for Southwest Airlines, U.S. Navy fighter pilot, and Vietnam War P.O.W. He will speak on the topic, “Never Give Up.”

The meeting is at Walden Country Club, 18100 Walden Forest Drive in Humble from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

All military personnel, both retired and active, are invited to attend as guests. Reservations must be made by noon Friday, Nov. 9, with Betty Newton, vice president of Programs/Reservations, by calling 713-444-5006 or visiting . For others who wish to attend, cost for lunch is $20 per person.