The Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake is seeking volunteers to go to the Dallas area
adoption sites. A shelter employee will drive. Volunteers are needed for Saturdays and
Sundays. Please consider helping find homes for our pets. For information call (903)
Westside senior center
The Westside Senior Center will resume its regular schedule Thursday (today). For
information call Faye Rabon at (903) 340-9672.
Poynor music event
The first Thursday musical event in Poynor is set for 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday (tonight) at
Country Music at Poynor Civic Center. A free meal prepared by Frankston Healthcare Center
starts at 6 p.m. Bring a dessert if you wish. For information call (903) 360-0766 or (903)
49ers Senior Club
The Cedar Creek Lake 49ers hosts their regular dance night to the music of Chuck & the
49ers from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday (tonight and every Thursday night) at the club on
Arnold Hills Road, off SH 334. No smoking or alcohol, no shorts or halter tops. For
information call or fax to (903) 432-3552.
CCL Garden Club
The Cedar creek Lake Garden Club meets at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 7, in the community room
at Tomlinson Funeral Home. The program, Orchids, will be presented by Linda
Whetsell, accredited horticulture instructor and avid orchid grower. Guests invited. For
information call (903) 498-6544.
AL hamburger night
The Sons of the American Legion, Post 310, are hosting a hamburger night Friday, Jan. 7,
featuring hamburgers, beans and chips for a fund-raiser benefitting charity events. The
SAL thanks everyone who supported 2010 events.
Betty Brown reception
The Kaufman County Republican Party is hosting a reception to honor outgoing State Rep.
Betty Brown for her service to House District 4. The event is from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday,
Jan. 7, at the American National Bank community room, 102 W. Moore Street, Terrell. For
information call (972) 965-3290.
St. Jude fish fry
Its back, the popular first Friday of the month all-you-can-eat fish fry. The meal
is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 7, at St. Jude Catholic Church on Luther Lane, behind
Pizza Hut. Proceeds benefit local, state and national charities.
New Years reception
The Library at Cedar Creek Lake, Seven Points, is hosting a New Years reception and
invites everyone to attend from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, at the library. Drinks and
food provided by the library and Pit Grill in Mabank. Also, enjoy the High School Art
Competition, featuring work by students from four area high schools, currently on display
in the Community Room. For information call the library at (903) 432-4185.
The Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake is hosting its Raising the Woof
ground-breaking ceremony for the new HSCCL shelter at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, at 10200 CR
2403, Tool. For information call (903) 432-3422.
The Gun Barrel City Rainbow Girls are hosting a pancake breakfast fund-raiser from 7:30 to
10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, at the Cedar Creek Lake Masonic Lodge (402 Legendary Lane).
Donation covers all you can eat.
Talent Box auditions
Auditions for the March production of Charlottes Web are set for 2 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 9, and 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 10, at the Talent Box community theater, 244 N
4th, Wills Point. For information call (903) 873-8945.
CCL Literary Club
The Literary Club of Cedar Creek Lake meets at 9:30 a.m. for refreshments, followed by a
business meeting and program Tuesday, Jan. 11, at The Library at Cedar Creek Lake, Seven
Points. Guests are welcome. For information call Ruth Pimm at (903) 778-4752.
5D Barrel Race
The Rope, Catch & Ride for Christ Cowboy Church Arena Team is sponsoring a 5D Barrel
Race, with the exhibition starting at 10 a.m. and racing at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 15 (rain
date Saturday, Jan. 29). Payback 100 percent of entry fee. Concession stand open. North on
SH 198, then right on VZCR 2807. Church looks like a red barn and is located on the right.
For information contact Mitzi Pyle at (903) 880-8280.
The Rootseekers Genealogy Society meets at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 17, at Tri-County Library,
downtown Mabank. Speaker is Skip Gustafson. New board members to be announced.
Sarah Maples DAR
The annual business meeting of the Sarah Maples chapter of the Daughters of the American
Revolution will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19, at Tri-County Library, Mabank.
The Greater Cedar Creek Alzheimers Support Group meets at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20
(each third Thursday), at 256 Harbor Drive, GBC. For information call Bill Shaw at (903)
887-4789 or (214) 952-8347.
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