2017-10-12 / Community News

Community News


Monthly Events

Brownsboro ISD School Board meets the second Monday of the month 6pm in the Administration Building. For more info call 903-852-3701.

Brownsboro City Council meets the second Thursday of the month at 5pm, at City Hall. For more info call 903-852-2401.

Chandler City Council meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6pm, at City Hall. For more info call 903-849-6853.

Chandler Chamber of Commerce Monthly Luncheons are at noon every second Thursday of the month at the Chandler Community Center. 903-849-5930.

Murchison ISD School Board meets the third Thursday of the month at 6pm at the school. For more into call 903-469-3636.

Murchison City Council meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6pm at City Hall. For more info call 903-469-3710.

Caregivers Supporting Caregivers of Malakoff meet every second Tuesday at 6:30pm and every second Thursday at 12:30pm at 1611 W. Royall Blvd in Malakoff at Cedar Lake Nursing Home. For more information contact Myria at 903-489-4413. In case of bad weather, please call ahead to see if meeting has been cancelled.

Faith Baptist Church Brownsboro will begin holding a Senior lunch free of charge every Tuesday at 11am.

First Baptist Church Murchison, 9623 FM 773, Food Pantry every 2nd Saturday of the month; 9am - 12pm.

Saturdays, Rock Hill Baptist Church offers a contemporary worship service at 5pm, Saturdays at the main campus at 20022 SH 31 East in Brownsboro. Call 903-852-6711 for more information.

Sundays, Rock Hill Baptist Church offers a traditional worship service at 8:30 am, a contemporary worship at 10am and evening worship at 6:30pm on the main campus at 20022 SH 31 East. Children’s Church is offered during the 10am service. Kidz Choir and We Praise Practice is at 6:30 pm on Sundays. Call 903-852-6711.

Stomp Parkinson’s Disease for A Cure will meet the second Thursday of each month at 1pm at Arabella, 413 Gibson Road in Athens. For more information please contact Jean Everett at 903-681-4167.

Friendly games of 42 and 84 (dominoes) and mahjong are being played Tuesdays at 1:30 om at the Heritage Hall at the First United Methodist Church. Beginners are welcome.

Senior Bingo (55 and over) Every Thursday at the Chandler Community Center 10am to

11:30am; Come for free prizes, companionship and fun.

Henderson County Tea Party meets the third Monday of each month. Eastern Hills Church of Christ on Hwy 175, Athens; 7pm.


Story-Time in the Pumpkin Patch; Chandler Public Library; time TBA.

Oct 1-Nov 11

Fall Fest at McCain Park

October 12

The Lone Star Republican Women’s Club of Henderson County will have their guest speaker, Senator Robert Nichols on Thursday October 12th 2017, at 11:30am. The meeting will be held at Republican Headquarters on 207 E. Tyler St, Athens. For more information contact Ginger Morton at gingmort@aol.com.

October 14

Don’t miss the Chandler Pow Wow on Saturday, Oct. 14 at Winchester Park. Brought to you by the Chandler Chamber of Commerce. Lots of booths, concessions, and fun for the entire family.

October 14

7-9pm, Second Saturday at the Station, 109 W. Main Street, Chandler. Free concert. Payton Truesdale will perform live under the pavilion at the farmer’s market. For more information email stillwaterfarmmedia@icloud.com or call 903-515- 3502 and ask for Ronda.

October 14-15

Edom Art Festival. This year’s festival takes place from 10am to 5pm Saturday, October 14 and Sunday, October 15. Admission is free.

October 5-7

Community Garage Sale; October 5-7, 7am-7pm; Forest Grove Community; South on 315, entrance #2.

October 21

The public is invited to the 13th annual Family Fun Night benefit, hosted by Murchison Methodist Women, outside on the church grounds of the First United Methodist Church on SH31 East in Murchison. Saturday, October 21, 4-7pm. The event will benefit the Henderson County Food Pantry. There will be several events including hayrides, jump house, cakewalk, Professor QB doing magic, face painting, door prizes and food. Highway 31 Bad will perform. The cost to participate is canned foods or cash donations to the HCFP. For more information call 903- 469-4285 or 903-469-4649.

October 26

First Baptisit Church Murchison presents the 9th Annual Fall Festival on October 25, 5-7pm. 9623 FM 773, Murchison; Free games, bounce house, maze, door prizes, candy and much more. Everyone

invited. For more info call 903-469-3704.

November 3

Wine & Cheese Gala benefiting the East Texas Crisis Center Henderson County. Friday, Nov. 3 at Stone Oak Ranch, Murchison. For more information call 903-675-2137.

November 4

Brownsboro Pioneers Day. Normally held the second Saturday in November, the Brownsboro Pioneers Day Festival has moved to Nov. 4 this year. Parade, booths, live entertainment. For more information on the Pioneers Day Festival contact the Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce at 903-852-6761.

November 15

Kim Campbell, wife of the legendary Rhinestone Cowboy Artist Glen Campbell, is an impassioned speaker who has an intimate understanding of the complex challenges faced by people living with dementia and their families. Mrs. Campbell will be the keynote speaker at the sixth annual Butterfly Hope Luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 7pm at Willow Brook Country Club in Tyler. A limited number of individual tickets are available. Sponsorships are available. For more information about the screening or the luncheon, contact the Alzheimer’s Alliance at (903) 509-8323 or visit www.alzalliance.org.

December 2

Brownsboro Young Farmers will hold their annual Chili Supper and Auction at 6pm on December 2. The organization is selling raffle tickets for a Winchester 26 Gun Safe with a mystery gun valued at $1200. The drawing will take place during the auction. The winner does not have to be present to win. Ticket price is $20 each. Send calendar information to: editor@c-bstatesman.com

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