Portraiture. It is the pinnacle of artistic representation. We'll consider how the artist (sculptor, photographer, painter) interprets his or her subject. Please come ready to discuss what you see, for every piece of art has an audience. (Cardinal Richelieu by Bernini)
Golden Chick in Bonham will be donating 10% of sales on Tuesday, February 2 to the Nicholas Capehart Memorial Cheer Scholarship Fund. This #DI4N (Do It for Nick) fundraiser will be repeated on the first Tuesdays in March and April too. In addition, a 5K will be Saturday, May 14, 2016 starting at 8:00 a.m. at Bonham High School. Each participant will receive a #DI4N race shirt and goodie bag. Entry fee is $25.
This year's celebration will be held Friday, February 5 at 6:00 p.m. in Sam Rayburn Veterans Administration Auditorium in Bonham. The Black History Committee has been working all year to prepare for this event.
Marvin Ann Patterson has been chosen January Photographer of the Month at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. Patterson lives in Lamar County just west of Paris, Texas. She took up photography as a retirement hobby three years ago and now has a virtual album of Refuge photos featured on the Friends of Hagerman web gallery for the month.