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Library’s Teen Movie Nite set

The Ennis Public Library will be hosting a Teen Movie Nite on Thursday, Nov. 21 from 5 to 8 p.m. Teens in seventh to 12th grades are invited to come to the library for the movie showing. There will be fun, food, and door prizes. This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the […]

Palmer ISD hosting Bulldog Dash

Palmer ISD will host the Bulldog Dash 5K and 1 mile fun run/walk on Nov. 23 at the Palmer High School Football Stadium. The 5K and 1 mile run/walk will begin at 10:00 am. Proceeds will benefit members of the Palmer ISD family battling cancer this year: Ella Michael, Patti Koym, and Tracy Johnson. Proceeds […]

FUMC offering a Greifshare program

First United Methodist Church will offer a Griefshare program on “Surviving the Holidays” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 23. The event is aimed at helping those facing the fast-approaching holidays after the death of a loved one, providing a place to help with the jumble of emotions yet to be sorted out and […]

Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race at Motorplex

Texas Motorplex will host the Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race starting at 9 a.m. Nov. 9. Parking is $10 for participants and free for spectators. For more information visit www.ruggedmaniac.com.

Christmas Bazaar at SPJST nears

The SPJST will hold a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 9. Booths are available. For more information call 972-989-1785.

Musical planned in Waxahachie

The 10th annual Waxahachie Veterans Weekend is set for Nov. 8-10 at the Waxahachie Civic Center. Events will include the annual Veterans Day ceremony, as well as re-enactments, music, vendors and other veterans-related activities. For more information, visit the Waxahachie Veterans Facebook page.

‘True West’ continues

The Theatre Rocks! production of Sam Shepard’s True West continues Friday evening at 505 NW. Main St. in Ennis. The city’s new theater has three shows remaining on its schedule at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25-26, with a 2:30 p.m. matinee Oct. 27. To purchase tickets, call 972-878-5126 or visit www.theatrerocks.com.

Submit your recipes for Harvest Time

The Ennis Daily News is compiling recipes for its Harvest Time Cookbook set to publish during the Thanksgiving holiday. Write-ups, photos and recipe credits can be submitted via email to edi…@ennisdailynews.com. For more information, call 972-875-3801.

Veteran photos wanted at EDN

The Ennis Daily News is accepting new submissions of photos and information about local military service personnel for its annual Veterans Day special edition. The deadline for submissions is Nov. 4. Digital photos are requested, but hard copies with name and phone number included on the back can be dropped off at 213 N. Dallas […]

Historical Society to gather

The Ennis Historical Society will host its fall membership meeting at 5 p.m. Oct. 19 at 108 B W. Ennis Ave. The meeting will feature updates on Joyce Lindauer’s recent renovation projects, the new mural downtown, planned programs and the organization’s new website. Wine, cheese and light hors d’oeuvres will be available.

Reunions on tap

The EHS Class of 1963 will hold its 50th reunion the weekend of Oct. 18-19.  For more information, call Neva at 972-921-4743, James at 972-977-4697 or Jessie at 214-641-0256. The EHS Class of 1953 will meet at 11 a.m. Oct. 19 at Don Jose’s Restaurant for lunch and fellowship. For more information or to RSVP, […]

Dance starts at 10 p.m.

Ennis High School will host its annual homecoming dance starting at 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18 in the Bardwell Commons. For more information, call 972-872-3500.    

Unity seminar set Saturday

Unity in the Community will host a discussion on Signs and Symptoms of Senior Depression from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. The event will feature speakers and a lunch will be provided. Tips on beating the depression that can commonly follow retirement are the agenda, including keeping plans for a daily routine, […]

EPL sets Teen Read event Thursday

In celebration of National Teen Read Week, the Ennis Public Library will host a teen activity from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 for teens ranging in age from seventh grade to 12th grade. Students are invited to make their own “Bottle Cap Jewelry and Keychains” at the free event, which is sponsored by […]

Sunbeam Club to meet at IHOP

The Sunbeam Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1 at the Ennis IHOP. For more information, call Darleen Denbow at 972-878-4069.

Blessing of the Animals celebration slated

St. Thomas Church and First Christian Church of Ennis will host a Blessing of the Animals in celebration of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi at 10 a.m. at 901 Park St. The Ellis County SPCA will be on-hand offering microchips for animals for $20, and Tails of Hope Rescue will also be at […]

Knights golf event set

The 10th annual Knights of Columbus Charity Golf event will be Sunday, Oct. 6 at Indian Oaks, located at 7574 Lee Lane in Peeltown. Registration and lunch are set for 11:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. This year’s event will fund scholarships. A four-person scramble is $65 each including golf, lunch and […]

ERMC hosting women’s event

Ennis Regional Medical Center will host its second annual women’s health event from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10 at the hospital’s Bluebonnet Cafe. Speakers include Dr. Nicole Davis and Dr. Margarita Kressin. For more information or to RSVP, call Terri Barton at 469-256-2167.

NARFE Chapter 1191 to host monthly meeting at Ryan’s

The National Association of Active/Retired Federal Employees, NARFE, Chapter 1191, will hold its monthly meeting at the Ryan’s Buffet restaurant in Waxahachie from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8. Members, guests, and all who are part of our federal family are welcome to join in. For membership information, contact the closest NARFE representative […]

Chili supper set Oct. 11

Stephen F. Austin Elementary will host its annual chili supper fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11. Money raised benefits the Austin Parent Teacher Organization and school events throughout the year. For more information or to get tickets, call 972-872-7190.

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