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Maxey Vintage Valentine Social

Maxey Vintage Valentine Social

Enjoy an afternoon out with your new fling, old flame, best friend, or family at the “Maxey Vintage Valentine Social” on Saturday, February 13th, from 1 to 4 p.m. Valentine’s Day has been celebrated for over a century now, with valentine cards becoming popular during the Victorian era, as...

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The PCT Off Plaza Play

The PCT Off Plaza Play "Love Letters" opens this Thursday, February 11th

This Off-Plaza production is going to be totally different and totally cool. The show will be held at 1st Street Studio, located at 14 1st St SE. The atmosphere will be relaxed and inviting, so bring your favorite sweetheart or a group of close friends. Thursday, Friday and Saturday showing...

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Annual Lamar Point VFD BBQ Fundraiser Dinner

Annual Lamar Point VFD BBQ Fundraiser Dinner

The Annual Lamar Point VFD BBQ Fundraiser Dinner will be held Saturday, February 13th at 5pm. The all-you-can-eat dinner is $7 for adults and $3 for ages 5-10. Children under 5 eat free. There will also be door prizes as well as a silent and live auction. The BBQ Fundraiser dinner will be held...

02/07/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Presents

PCT Presents "Stage Combat Camp"

Paris Community Theatre is proud to partner with National Recognized Stage Combat Instructor Orion Couling to bring you a weekend that packs a real punch.  Stage Combat Camp will be held at the PCT Centre (115 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris) March 4th-6th. During this three day...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
NAACP

NAACP "16th Annual Freedom Banquet" Tribute to Robert High

 NAACP Branch 6213 “16th Annual Freedom Banquet” will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 6pm at the Love Civic Center. This year’s banquet is a Tribute to Robert Edward High Sr. Mr. High has served the Paris community and the Paris Independent School District since...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

Paris Community Theatre is looking for a few more instrument players to complete the band ensemble for Chicago the Musical, which will be presented in April. They are  looking for two trumpet players, a pianist and a sax player. If you’re interested please contact PCT at 903.784.0259...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
Lamar County's First Service Club Celebrates 100 Years

Lamar County's First Service Club Celebrates 100 Years

The Rotary Club of Paris United celebrates its 100th anniversary, Thursday, February 4 with a special dinner at Paris Golf and Country Club. Speaker for the evening is Rotary International President Elect, John Germ. Germ, a member of the Chattanooga, TN Rotary Club, will serve as the global...

01/28/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Off Plaza Production of the play

PCT Off Plaza Production of the play "Love Letters"

The Paris Community Theatre is presenting an Off Plaza production of the play “Love Letters” just in time for Valentine’s Day. The play will be nightly February 11, 2016 – February 14, 2016 at 7:30pm.  All performances will be held at the new 1st Street Studio (on 1st...

01/27/2016 by eParisExtra
15th Annual Sweetheart Soiree

15th Annual Sweetheart Soiree

The Children’s Advocacy Center’s  15th Annual Sweetheart Soiree is on  Saturday, February 13, 2016 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 highly acclaimed band Chinatown will...

01/24/2016 by eParisExtra
Blazette Dance Camps

Blazette Dance Camps

The PHS Blazettes will present a pair of winter dance camps for students ages 5-10 (Saturday, Jan. 30) and ages 11-13 (Saturday, Feb. 6). Campers will have the opportunity to perform at halftime of future Wildcat basketball games. Ages 5-10 will meet at the Paris High Gym from 9am-1pm on...

01/22/2016 by eParisExtra
Weekend Events in Paris, Texas

Weekend Events in Paris, Texas

There’s always a reason to come downtown on the weekends in Paris.  This weekend you can hear live music, see live theatre or come to a comedy show. On Friday at 9pm is comedian Jon Stringer performing at LMAO Comedy. Tickets are available at Olive Paris or online at www.lmaotexas.com or...

01/21/2016 by eParisExtra
Daddy Daughter Dance at Northeast Texas Children's Museum

Daddy Daughter Dance at Northeast Texas Children's Museum

There will be a “Daddy Daughter Dance” at the Northeast Texas Children’s Museum on February 6, 2016 from 6:30 pm – 9pm. The dance is sponsored by the Northeast Texas Children’s Museum, located at 2051 State Hwy 50S in Commerce, Tx. This is a special time for dads...

01/16/2016 by eParisExtra
Weekend Events in Downtown Paris

Weekend Events in Downtown Paris

From live theatre to blue grass, there’s always something to do in Paris, Texas on the weekends. Start your weekend with going to see the highly anticipated new play at the Paris Community Theatre, “Defying Gravity.” The play opens Friday evening with performances Friday and...

01/15/2016 by eParisExtra
“Defying Gravity” Is a Soaring Tribute to the Challenger

“Defying Gravity” Is a Soaring Tribute to the Challenger

“Defying Gravity” is Jane Anderson’s 1997 comedic and heartwarming tribute to the crew of the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger STS 51-L mission. The PCT production of “Defying Gravity” is presented through the generous sponsorship of Louise W. Hagood and through special arrangement with...

01/14/2016 by eParisExtra

"Home Runs and Heartaches" at the Valley of the Caddo Museum and Cultural Center

Harold Larson, Ted Wall and Jeff Campbell from The Plano Conservancy for Historic Preservation delivered to  the Valley of the Caddo Museum and Cultural Center an outstanding baseball exhibit titled “Home Runs and Heartaches.” Learn about the growth of baseball in North Texas and...

01/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Wedding Workshop for Brides

Wedding Workshop for Brides

Northeast Texas Bridal will be hosting a wedding workshop: “Your Wedding Style” for brides-to-be on Tuesday, January 19th, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at The Loft at One Twenty-Three in Paris. This workshop is a casual event designed to help brides discover and achieve their wedding style, with...

01/10/2016 by eParisExtra
City of Paris Dixie Fastpitch Softball Sign-ups

City of Paris Dixie Fastpitch Softball Sign-ups

The City of Paris will be holding sign-ups for players ages 3 – 15 on Feb. 6 at the Lamar Avenue Church of Christ from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm.   Three and four year old players will be $55.00, while players ages 5-15 will be $75.00. Fee includes basic picture package for all ages. A copy of...

01/09/2016 by eParisExtra
Dinner Theater – “A Conversation with Sam Houston”

Dinner Theater – “A Conversation with Sam Houston”

The Paris Area Arts Alliance proudly presents a dinner theater featuring “The Lion of Texas – A Conversation with Sam Houston” at 6:30 PM, January 29, 2016 at First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Paris, Texas. If you love Texas, you will laugh, be amazed and swell with pride...

01/09/2016 by eParisExtra
10th Annual Snowflakes & Diamonds Gala

10th Annual Snowflakes & Diamonds Gala

The 10th Annual Snowflakes & Diamonds Gala is Saturday, January 16, 2016 from 6pm to 11pm at the Love Civic Center. The gala benefits the Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society and the Johnny Stallings Recreation Center, and is sponsored by Brydl Contracting. The event features dinner...

01/05/2016 by eParisExtra
New Testament Scholar to Teach at Holy Cross Church on 1/6/15

New Testament Scholar to Teach at Holy Cross Church on 1/6/15

This coming Wednesday evening, January 6, Dr. M. Eugene Boring, one of the foremost New Testament scholars in the world, will present An Introduction to the Gospel of John at Holy Cross Episcopal Church in Paris. Dr. Boring is offering the class without charge as a courtesy to his friend Jerry...

01/04/2016 by eParisExtra