Lifestyles
  • On Tuesday, July 25, there will be a come and go information session about volunteer opportunities at Fannin County Children's Center from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Any adults interested in volunteering at the Children’s Center can come and get a tour of the center and talk to staff about the various roles volunteers fill at the center. CASA volunteers are needed to be advocates for children in foster care. Volunteers are also need to organize the Rainbow Room, greet families who come to the Children's Advocacy Center, prepare school supplies for distribution and more.
  • Professional artist Brian Brinlee's painting in the 2014 Anime, SciFi and Fantasy Exhibit.
  • We are having a shoe drive! We are collecting all sizes and styles to give those in need a chance to have proper fitting wearable shoes! What's more? We are making pick ups! Schedule a shoe pick-up time today!
  • Open to the public Monday - Friday! The grill is open for lunch every day, and as a specialty we also have Philly Steak sandwiches and Reuben sandwiches available every day.
  • TEN-HUT! Report to Equest at Texas Horse Park at 7:00 p.m. for Boots & Salutes on Friday, July 28, 2017. Join Co-Chairs Carolyn Anderson and Robin Lott at this first-time, USO-style tribute fundraiser for Equest's Hooves for Heroes program which promotes the well-being and mental health of veterans and their families through equestrian therapies and counseling.
  • The Bonham Senior Citizens Center needs volunteers to deliver lunches to its Meals on Wheels clients.
  • Lake Bonham Hoedown will host Best of Bluegrass on Saturday, July 22.
  • The public is invited!
  • Wayne Meyer from Austin College will present "How to Recognize Songs of Backyard Birds" at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge, Saturday, July 22, at 3:00 p.m. Many people love birds and often recognize bluebirds, cardinals, wrens and woodpeckers, but only a few can recognize a bird by its song. photo by Allen Rich
  • On Tuesday, July 25, there will be a come and go information session about volunteer opportunities at Fannin County Children's Center from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Any adults interested in volunteering at the Children’s Center can come and get a tour of the center and talk to staff about the various roles volunteers fill at the center. CASA volunteers are needed to be advocates for children in foster care. Volunteers are also need to organize the Rainbow Room, greet families who come to the Children’s Advocacy Center, prepare school supplies for distribution and more.
  • Want more music? Didn't get enough of Music in the Garden? Well, the Creative Arts Center's Summer Series - Wine Down on Willow Street - continues July 21.
  • On Thursday, July 20 at 5:30, Louis E. Holmes, a Korean War veteran, will be presenting the message, "The Soldier and the Cross."
  • McKinney Arts Under the Stars will present its summer series with two free performances of the comedy The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (Revised) August 18 and 19 at Bonnie Wenk Park’s Outdoor Amphitheater located at 2996 Virginia Parkway, McKinney. Show begins at 7:00 p.m. both nights. The amphitheater features lawn seating, so audience members are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs.
  • Fannin County Parkinson's Disease Support Group meets at First United Methodist Church in Bonham on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month at 10:00 a.m.