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, […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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.
Ennis Regional Medical Center is offering a drive-through flu shot clinic from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15 at the hospital parking lot. The cost is $20, cash only, ages 18-64. Seniors 65 and older are free. For more information, call 1-855-875-3762.
The Ennis Chamber of Commerce will host Business After Hours starting at 5:15 p.m Thursday, Oct. 17 at City Real Estate’s new building at 101 NW Main St. Email m…@ennis-chamber.com to RSVP.
VFW Post 7106 will host its annual 9/11 luncheon from noon to 3 p.m. Sept. 11 at the post, located at 3100 N. I-45 Service Road in Ennis. All law enforcement, firefighters, paramedics and their families are encouraged to attend.
Ennis Masonic Lodge No. 369 has set a blood drive from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14. The Carter BloodCare drive bus will be in the Walmart parking lot.
The Ennis City Commission has set a public hearing on the tax rate for 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10 at City Hall, located at 115 W. Brown St. The rate of $0.695 per $100 of property value is unchanged from the 2012-2013 rate.
The Ennis Public Library’s 2013 Summer Reading Program is held at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesdays and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursdays. Children finishing grades kindergarten up through the sixth grade can sign up now at the library. Programs are also available on Wednesdays for children who have not yet started regular kindergarten. […]
Ennis ISD has a Summer Nutrition Program that is open to children ages 1 to 18 and available free of charge. There are no income requirements or registration required to participate in this program. The program is held at Carver Early Childhood Center, located at 600 E. Martin Luther King, Monday through Thursday, and […]
The Corsicana Farmers Market is now open for its 29th season. The market is open Tuesday and Saturday mornings from 7 a.m. until noon or sell out. The 2013 season ends Saturday, Sept. 28. The 14-stall framed shed is located at Business Interstate 45 and Sixth Street in Corsicana.
The 14th Annual Steak and Burger Fundraiser Dinner, benefitting the Boys and Girls Club of Ennis, will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, June 28 at First United Methodist Church at 300 N. Sherman St. in Ennis. The featured speaker will be Fox Sports Southwest anchor John Rhadigan. For more information, call the club at […]
The Ennis Public Library’s 2013 Summer Reading Program is held at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesdays and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursdays. Children finishing grades kindergarten up through the sixth grade can sign up now at the library. Programs are also available on Wednesdays for children who have not yet started regular Kindergarten. […]
Unity in the Community’s Black Music Festival is set Friday, June 21 at Ennis Veterans Memorial Park. From 6 to 8 p.m., children’s features will include a rock climbing wall, bounce house, face painting, popcorn and snow cones. At 7 p.m., bring a lawn chair and dancing shoes for old school gospel, jazz and blues. […]
Palmer ISD is offering the second year of its Summer Food Service Program from June 3-Jun 26. Lunch hours are from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday-Friday at the Palmer Middle School facility at 118 FM 813. All children 18 and under are invited. Those over 18 must pay $3. Lunches will meet the USDA’s […]