Lifestyles
  • We are fortunate to have an airplane quilt which will be on display at the upcoming Quilt Hop on July 29-30 in Honey Grove. This quilt is a prized possession of John and Sandra Loschke.
  • The City of Bonham is working daily to prepare for the 2016 Quilt Hop. July 29 and July 30 are the dates to remember. This year we are very fortunate to have a demo scheduled for the use of the The AccuQuilt GO Fabric Cutter. This cutter has the quilting community all a buzz with its faster and easier alternative to scissors or rotary cutting tools. It is said to make cutting of intricate patterns 90% faster. photo of a demonstration at last year's Quilt Hop
  • (L-R) Carolyn Dexheimer, Judge Horace Groff, Jeanne Groff, Gloria Morton. Judge Horace Groff and Jeanne Groff were honored for their "Commitment to Community Service."
  • The Sam Rayburn Museum, a division of the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at the University of Texas at Austin, proudly presents Comfort and Glory: Selections from the Briscoe Center’s Winedale Quilt Collection. The exhibit will run July 29–August 13, 2016, and coincides with the Bonham Quilt Hop scheduled for July 29–30. Many quilts will be displayed across town during the hop, including at the Bonham Public Library, the Fannin County Museum of History and the Bonham Visitors Center. The Sam Rayburn Museum will also host the hop’s opening reception from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Friday July 29.
  • The Texoma Herb and Old Rose Society (THORS) will meet at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2016 at Frontier Village inside Loy Lake Park in Denison.
  • The Sherman Museum today announced that its annual Dino Days summer dinosaur exhibit will feature a T.rex named "Ivan" as the star attraction. Dino Days will run from June 6 through August 13, with June 6 serving as a preview day for museum members. Admission for this special exhibition will be $5 for everyone age 5 and up; children ages 4 and under, and museum members are free. Group rates are available, call the museum for details.
  • Mark your calendar to save Friday, July 29 and Saturday, July 30 for the Bonham Quilt Hop. This year we will be hopping to nine different quilt display locations instead of the usual eight.
  • An alarming spike of boating-related fatalities on Texas waterways, including many involving paddle craft such as canoes and kayaks, is prompting a call for boaters to wear life jackets, avoid drinking alcohol and follow other safety practices heading into the peak summer boating season.
  • On Saturday, August 13, '16, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Harmony House hosts are proud to present Texomaland's finest blues guitarist/singer-songwriter, Kirby Kelley. What an absolute delight to find such a treasure in one's own backyard, figuratively speaking! Kirby and wife, Peg, make their home in Sherman.
  • Tickets on sale Aug. 1 for Oct. 7 & 8 concerts with headliners Asleep at the Wheel and the Time Jumpers featuring Vince Gill, Kenny Sears, "Ranger Doug" Green and Paul Franklin
  • As a part of its on-going substance abuse program and facility expansion, Texoma Community Center of Grayson, Cooke, and Fannin counties has recently developed a unique program that offers services to adult mothers who need substance abuse treatment.
  • Open to the public
    Breakfast served 7:00-9:00 a.m.
    Lunch served 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Salad bar each weekday
    Grill is open for burgers
    Baked potatoes on request if ordered ahead of time
  • The largest Quilt Barn Trail In Texas!
  • The Bonham Senior Citizens Center needs volunteers to deliver lunches to its Meals on Wheels clients.