A badge of Honor nonprofit to host inaugural 1st Responder and Veteran Family Fun Day Dec. 11

A badge of Honor nonprofit to host inaugural 1st Responder and Veteran Family Fun Day Dec. 11

ROCKWALL, TX – November 1, 2021 — Area first responders and veterans are invited to bring their families for a fun day at the Veterans Resource & Outreach Center (4210 Industrial St., Rowlett, TX) on Saturday, Dec. 11. Starting at 10 a.m., the event provides a unique opportunity for first responders, veterans and their families […]

First United Methodist Church hosts drive for local patients urgently needing transfusions

First United Methodist Church hosts drive for local patients urgently needing transfusions

Carter BloodCare asks donors to give blood on behalf of veterans in November ROCKWALL, TX – October 28, 2021 — In recognition of Veterans Day Nov. 11, Carter BloodCare encourages blood donors to give in November in honor and support of U.S. military veterans and active duty service members. This month is also a time […]

Elvis impersonator Manny Triana serenades Rockwall County Newcomers & Friends

Elvis impersonator Manny Triana serenades Rockwall County Newcomers & Friends

ROCKWALL, TX – November 1, 2021 — Rockwall County Newcomers & Friends got “all shook up” on October 14th, when Elvis dropped in and serenaded them at their monthly meeting. The ladies were giggling as Elvis impersonator, Manny Triana, wriggled his hips and crooned love songs. Manny grew up in Cuba, and when he came […]

Rockwall County Newcomers & Friends to host Luau-themed luncheon Nov. 11

ROCKWALL, TX – November 1, 2021 — With travel being somewhat limited these days, Rockwall County Newcomers & Friends is thrilled to help its guests feel like they’re vacationing in Hawaii during their meeting Thursday, Nov. 11. The luncheon will be held at Occasions at Stone River (1250 FM 2453, Royse City, TX 75189). In […]

Fowl Fling at In-Sync Wildlife Rescue and Education Center Exotics Nov. 27th

Fowl Fling at In-Sync Wildlife Rescue and Education Center Exotics Nov. 27th

ROCKWALL, TX – November 1, 2021 — Join In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center (3430 Skyview Drive, Wylie, TX 75098) as they feed their big cats Thanksgiving birds during their Fowl Fling event Saturday, Nov. 27. See the big cats get their treat – Cornish game hens – starting at 1 p.m. until 3 […]

‘Rural Texas Women at Work, 1930-1960’ Exhibit on display at The Bailey House Nov. 2-23

‘Rural Texas Women at Work, 1930-1960’ Exhibit on display at The Bailey House Nov. 2-23

ROCKWALL, TX – November 1, 2021 —The Rockwall County Historical Foundation invites the community to learn all about the hardworking women of rural Texas in a new photographic exhibit presented by Humanities Texas at The Bailey House (903 East Washington Street, Rockwall, TX 75087). “Rural Texas Women at Work, 1930-1960”, on display at The Bailey […]

Rowlett Arts & Humanities Commission kicks off the year

Rowlett Arts & Humanities Commission kicks off the year

ROWLETT, TX (Oct. 26, 2021) The City of Rowlett Arts and Humanities Commission is charged by the City Council to encourage the development of, appreciation for, and participation in the arts and humanities in the City of Rowlett.  This can include (and has in the past) – the promotion of the performing arts, visual arts, […]

Art lovers drawn to Rockwall Art League’s Show & Sale

Art lovers drawn to Rockwall Art League’s Show & Sale

ROCKWALL, TX – October 20, 2021 — The community enjoyed browsing lots of beautiful art from local artists during Rockwall Art League’s 21st Annual Fine Art Show & Sale at the Rockwall Golf & Athletic Club on Oct. 15-17th. On Oct. 16, community members were invited to an Artist Reception where they could meet and […]

Big Cat Pumpkin Toss and Fall Festival at In-Sync Exotics Nov. 6th

Big Cat Pumpkin Toss and Fall Festival at In-Sync Exotics Nov. 6th

WYLIE, TX – October 13, 2021 —  In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center, located at 3430 Skyview Drive in Wylie, TX, will host its Fall Festival & Pumpkin Toss beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6. The community is invited to see the big cats eat and play with their pumpkins beginning at […]

Mom’s Club of Rockwall invites community to Open House Nov. 10th

Mom’s Club of Rockwall invites community to Open House Nov. 10th

ROCKWALL, TX – October 13, 2021 — Are you a stay-at-home mom looking to meet other moms and playmates for your child? Come to the Mom’s Club of Rockwall Open House on Wednesday, Nov. 10th at 10 a.m. at Yellowjacket Park (located behind Hobby Lobby on W Yellow Jacket Ln.). Donuts and juice will be […]