Monday, January 20, 2020
- Martin Luther King Day Holiday
The Conquer Video Series, produced by PureDesires Ministries, will be presented at SOC beginning January 20th, 2020.
The Conquer Video Series is a Biblically based, 10 week course on Monday nights from 7-9 pm teaching men how to successfully defeat temptations of pornography and provides tools for men to live sexually pure lives. Men who’ve completed this series say the material has not only given them lasting freedom but has also significantly improved their marriages.
A companion course will be offered for wives of attendees. For questions, call Mike McClendon at 817-657-5604.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
- CDC Safe Riders Car Seat Program, 4:00 p.m.
- MPISD School Board Appreciation reception, MPISD Admin, 4:00-4:30 p.m.
- MPHS Stu Co Blood Drive, practice gym, 8:00 a.m.
MPHS Boys 9th, JV, & Varsity @ Sulphur Springs (away), 5:00 p.m.
MPHS Girls JV & Varsity @ Sulphur Springs (away), 5:00 p.m.
MPHS Girls vs. John Tyler (home), 5:00 p.m.
MPHS Boys vs. Jacksonville (home), 4:00 p.m.
Step Up Today For A Healthier Tomorrow. The City of Paris, through the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, presents Step Up, Scale Down. Meal planning, eating more fruits and vegetables, and stepping up physical activity are the critical concepts of Step Up, Scale Down. Join other Texans who are learning how eating well and exercising more can lead to a healthier lifestyle! It is Tuesdays at Oak Park Gym 2515 Bonham Street in Paris. The cost is $40. For more info, call the City of Paris at 903-784-9266.
The Fort Towson Historic Site is excited to have been chosen to host a Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition, “Exploring Water’s Environmental and Cultural Impact.” The exhibition will be available to the public from Tuesday (Dec 17) through Tuesday (Feb 11). On Saturday (Jan 18), the site will host a special event demonstrating how life on the river occurred in the 1800s. This special event will be in conjunction with the exhibition at the Historic Site from 10:00 am thru 3:00 pm.
Also, the Blue Thumb water quality education program will be on-site to provide additional educational presentations and materials.
You can contact Fort Towson Historic Site at 580-873-2634 with any questions.
The Paris Police Department is proud to announce the scheduling of our 11th Citizens Police Academy. Class 2020-11 starts on Tuesday (Jan 21) at 6:00 pm. The meetings are every Tuesday for seven weeks at the police department in the Emergency Operations Center. The classes begin at 6:00 pm and typically finish by 9:00 pm. There is also one Saturday class where students travel to the firing range for demonstrations.
All applicants have a criminal history check conducted, and enrollment for some might not make the program. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age, and class attire will be casual. For more information, contact Officer Curtis Garrett at 903-737-4111 or the Chief’s office at 903-737-4100. Applications are available at the Paris Police Department, 2910 Clarksville Street, or on the City’s website (www.paristexas.gov). Click on the police department page and select the page on the Citizen’s Police Academy.
StoryTimes at Paris Library – Baby & Toddler Story Time baby Toddler Tuesdays at 10:30 am for ages 0-2 years. Tale Time with Tracy Storytime is Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Regular Wednesday Storytime continues throughout the whole year for 3 to 5-year-olds.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
- CDC Conscious Discipline for CDC Parents, 8:00 a.m.
MPHS JV @ Longview HS (away), 8:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 23, 2020
- CDC Parenting Support Group for Children with Disabilities, 5:30 p.m.
- Brice Math game night, 5:30 p.m.
- MPHS seniors meningococcal vaccine, 8:00 a.m.
- MPHS junior parent meeting, MPHS cafeteria, 5:30 p.m.
MPHS JV Boys @ Pine Tree (away), 3:00 p.m.
MPJH Boys 7A, 7B, 8A, 8B @ Marshall (away), 5:00 p.m.
MPJH Girls 7A, 7B, 8A, 8B vs. Marshall (home), 4:30 p.m.