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NXS Contemporary Art Gallery Hosts Artist Reception

NXS Contemporary Art Gallery Hosts Artist Reception

NXS Contemporary Art Gallery will be hosting a welcoming artist reception on Thursday, February 5th from 4:30 to 7:00 for local artists Andrea Doss.  NXS Contemporary Art Gallery is located at 102 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris. Andrea Doss was born an artist, and painted her early...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Puppets Invade the Square

Puppets Invade the Square

The hilarious, modern musical “Avenue Q” which focuses on a group of unique 20-somethings and features puppets will be running this weekend and next at the Paris Community Theatre. All performance times are at 7:30 pm (there are no matinees for this show). The cast includes:...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Free Community Screening of The Texas Promise on Thursday

Free Community Screening of The Texas Promise on Thursday

Lamar County schools will host a FREE community screening of The Texas Promise on Thursday, Jan. 29 at 6 p.m. at the Weger Auditorium located at Paris Junior High School at 2400 Jefferson Road. This screening is open to the public. Oscar-winner Vanessa Roth’s The Texas Promise, a...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra

"Avenue Q" Opens at Paris Community Theatre

The hilarious, modern musical “Avenue Q” which focuses on a group of unique 20-somethings and features puppets is opening at the Paris Community Theatre this week. Avenue Q runs January 22-25 and January 28-31.  All times are at 7:30 pm (there are no matinees for this show). The...

01/18/2015 by eParisExtra
14th Annual Sweetheart Soiree for the CAC on Valentine's Day

14th Annual Sweetheart Soiree for the CAC on Valentine's Day

The Children’s Advocacy Center’s  14th Annual Sweetheart Soiree is on Valentine’s Day,  Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the Love Civic Center. The Sweetheart Soiree is an elegant evening of dinner, dancing, live music as well as a silent and a live auction.  The Mars Hill Band...

01/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Storm Spotter Training Program Scheduled for Monday January 26th

Storm Spotter Training Program Scheduled for Monday January 26th

By North and Central Texas standards, 2014 was an extremely quiet severe weather season. For the second time in three years, April 3rd was the big day, with tornadoes and extremely large hail from Denton to near Sulphur Springs causing over 500 million dollars’ worth of damage. The National...

01/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Baseball Sign-Ups February 7th

Baseball Sign-Ups February 7th

Paris Optimist Baseball Sign-Ups will be Saturday, February 7th from 10am-2pm at the Lamar Avenue Church of Christ. Registration fees include game shirt and team drinks and are as follows: ages 3-4 $45; ages 5-8 $80; ages 9-12 $85; ages 13-14 $95. League age is May 1st.  Bring first time...

01/11/2015 by eParisExtra
Auditions at PCT for

Auditions at PCT for "Five Women Wearing the Same Dress"

The Paris Community Theatre will be holding auditions for the play “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress” on Monday, January 5th and Tuesday, January 6th at 6:30 pm at the PCT Brown Centre for Creative Arts. The play is directed by Sydney Young and tells the story of five bridesmaids...

12/27/2014 by eParisExtra
Maxey House Book Club

Maxey House Book Club

The Maxey House Book Club begins this Sunday, December 21st at 3pm at the Sam Bell Maxey House, located at 812 S. Church Street in downtown Paris. Every other month, the club will meet and discuss a different book. This year’s chosen books were either written by a Victorian author or...

12/17/2014 by eParisExtra
3rd Annual Wassail Fest on Saturday

3rd Annual Wassail Fest on Saturday

The Third Annual Wassail Fest will be Saturday, December 13th from 2-5pm in Downtown Paris. Wassail Fest is a Paris Main Street program that is part of the Holiday in Paris events. December 13th will be a busy day in downtown Paris, with the Santa Paws dog parade taking place in the morning and...

12/11/2014 by eParisExtra
Christmas in the Camp

Christmas in the Camp

Christmas in the Camp, sponsored by the Cowboy Church of Paris is scheduled for Thursday, December 11th from 6-9pm. The Cowboy Church is located at the Red River Valley Bible Camp. The Camp is located at the end of County Road 42570. Take Sugar Hill Rd off of Hwy 82 East or Pine Mill Rd in...

12/10/2014 by eParisExtra
Annual Christmas at the Maxey House

Annual Christmas at the Maxey House

This Saturday, December 13th is the Annual Christmas at the Maxey House from 9am-4pm. There will be Victorian crafts for the kids to do, Christmas decorations, and Santa will be in the Library. The admission for this events is $4 for adults, $3 for ages 6-18 and children under five are free. ...

12/10/2014 by eParisExtra

"A Blue Christmas" at Covenant Christian Church

Covenant Christian Church is holding for “A Blue Christmas a Family Event” on Sunday, December 7th at 3:30pm. This Out Door Winter Festival will include Outdoor Ice Skating, Santa Claus, giant bounce houses, pony rides; face painting, family photo booth with Blue Santa, The Browns...

12/03/2014 by eParisExtra

"Alice in Wonderland" at PCT

The beloved children’s classic “Alice in Wonderland” is opening next weekend at the Paris Community Theatre. The show is directed by Robyn Huizinga and includes a mostly adult cast.  Opening night is Friday, December 12th at 7:30pm. Performances Saturday, December 13th at...

12/02/2014 by eParisExtra
Songs of the Season Concert Tuesday Night

Songs of the Season Concert Tuesday Night

The Paris Community Theatre presents the 26th Anniversary Performance of “The Songs of the Season” this Tuesday evening, December 2, 2014 at East Paris Baptist Church at 7:30 p.m. This Christmas celebration in song will continue to spotlight the following choirs and their directors:  Paris...

11/30/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC to Hold Holiday Concert and Student Recital Dec. 3 & 4

PJC to Hold Holiday Concert and Student Recital Dec. 3 & 4

Paris Junior College’s Music Department will present “Christmas in the Chapel” on Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the DeShong Chapel on the PJC campus. Then on Thursday, Dec. 4, PJC students will perform their end-of-semester selections in the Shaw Recital Hall in the Music...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
39th Annual Turkey Trot

39th Annual Turkey Trot

The 39th annual Turkey Trot is Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 27th. Registration begins at 7am. At 7:45am there will be a pre-race brief and the 5k begins at 8am. There is also a two-mile run at 8:10am and a 1 mile fun run at 8:45am. The course begins at the Love Civic Center sports...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Boys and Girls Club 65th Annual Youth Auction

Boys and Girls Club 65th Annual Youth Auction

The 65th Annual Youth Auction for the Boys and Girls Club is Friday, December 5th at 6pm in the First Baptist Church Family Life Center. There will be over 300 items to bid on and you can watch the auction live on Suddenlink Channel 16 or tune in on KPLT 1490 AM. For more information on how...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
12th Annual

12th Annual "Tree of Angels"

The 12th annual “Tree of Angels” will be Thursday, December 4th at 6:30pm at Central Presbyterian Church. The “Tree of Angels” ceremony is held for all crime victims, families, friends, and ALL people against violent crime in our communities. Central Presbyterian Church...

11/24/2014 by eParisExtra

"Polly the Food Snob" Book Signing at Olive Paris

A book signing for “Polly The Food Snob Meets Olive Paris” is scheduled for Saturday, November 29, from noon until 7:00 at Olive Paris, located at 115 S. Main Street in downtown Paris, Texas. “This is my second cookbook,” says Polly Holladay, “and this time the...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra