2018-04-12 / Community News

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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.

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 8:30am and a contemporary worship at 10am on the main campus at 20022 SH 31 East. Children’s Church is offered during the 10am service. 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.

St. Boniface Catholic Church

St. Boniface Catholic Church of Chandler at 318 S. Broad St. will hold Faith Formation Classes (CCD) for adults every

Tuesday night at 6pm. Children’s Faith Formation Classes (CCD) are held every Wednesday night at 6pm.

Saturdays, St. Boniface Catholic Church offers a Vigil Mass at 5pm. Saturday at the Church located at 318 South Broad St. in Chandler. All are welcome.

Sunday, St. Boniface Catholic Church offers a English Mass at 9:30am and a Spanish Mass at 12:00 at the Church located at 318 South Broad St. in Chandler .Call 903.849.3234. All are welcome to come worship with us.

The Great Adventure Class, a comprehensive study of the Bible, from Genesis to Revelation, showing the relationship of the Old Testament to the New. Classes are held at 6:30pm each Tuesday evening. Classes are for children and adults.

St. Boniface Catholic Church is beginning to develop a St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) style social-service. This is in cooperation with the SVdP Society in Athens. If you would like to help or if you know anyone who needs assistance, please contact Robert Fletcher (903- 515-1028) or Father Paul Key.

St. Boniface Catholic Church is becoming a Stewardship Parish. If you have TIME (primarily to do with prayer and service, TALENT (has to do with our abilities, both natural and acquired) and TREASURE (responsible management of our possessions and our money, especially in order to help others) then you too can become a Christian steward. Please come and join us in this endeavor.

April 2 - May 31

Athens Housing Authority waiting list will reopen on April 2, 2018 thru May 31, 2018 at 805 North Palestine, Athens. Applications will be taken during office hours Monday- Thursday 9am-1pm.

April 7, 14 & 21

CASA of Trintiy Valley invites those interested in volunteering to apply for the next set of training classes, set for April 7, 14 and 21. Each class runs from 9am - 2:30pm at the CASA office in Athens at 1104 E. Tyler St. Applicants must be at least 21 years old and able to pass a background check. Those interested should visit casaoftv.org to apply or call Ellen Torres at 903-393-1524.

April 12

The Lone Star Republican Women’s Club of Henderson County will have their guest speaker, Thanasis Kombos on Thursday April 12, at 11:30am. The meeting will be held at Republican Headquarters on 207 E. Tyler St, Athens TX 75751. For more information contact Ginger Morton at gingmort@aol.com.

April 12

St. Boniface Catholic Church is

kicking off the “Priests for Tomorrow, Teachers of Truth, the Diocesan Capital Fund Drive. If you are interested in helping, come to our planning meeting Thursday evening at the Church at 7pm. Advanced giving has been very substantial. We have a chance to help our seminarians and our very own Church’s future in a big way.

April 21

Come one, come all… to Brownsboro City Park, Saturday, April 21, Noon to 5pm; live band, Derek Black and the Heart of Texas; fish fry; $10 donation; 50/50 drawing; Bike show ($10 entry) winner takes half the pot; bounce house for the kids; raffle for free bounce house rental at a later date. Proceeds benefit BHS scholarships.

April 21

This is the date for this year’s fish fry at St. Boniface. Proceeds will benefit our support of Sister and the youth group. The fish fry will begin after the 5pm mass.

April 21-22

Free April in Edom Street Fair for Kids, Pets and Adults; Starts Saturday at 10am and goes through Sunday 5pm; crafts, fold and vintage items; pet parade and float contest at 2pm; live entertainment; 5K run Sat. at 7am. Contact Edom Area Chamber of Commerce for more info at visitedom.com.

April 21-22

Friday and Saturday performances are at 7pm. The Dixie Swim Club is about five Southern women, whose friendships began many years ago on their college swim team, setting aside a long weekend every August to recharge those relationships. For more information please contact Lee Shults at 903-352-3158 or leeshults@aol.com.

April 21-22

The youth of St. Boniface will be having a silent auction to raise money for everything they have planned this year. Please come and show your support.

April 28

Frankston Art Walk on the Square; April 28, 2018, 11am to 7pm; featuring local artists, antique car show, specialty painted trailers and Granny Muffin Wines!

May 5, 12 & 19

CASA of Trinity Valley invites those interested in volunteering to apply for the nonprofit’s next set of training classes, set for May 5, 12 & 19. Each class runs from 9am-2:30pm, the location to be determined. Applicants must be at least 21 years old and able to pass a background check. Those interested should visit casaoftv.org to apply or call Ellen Torres at 903-393-1524.

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