Outrun Homelessness 5k is Saturday (Nov 23). It starts at the Love Civic Center. Find out more at newhopecenterparis.org.
Paris Main Street and Parks and Recreation Department are hosting the Annual Downtown Christmas Tree lighting on Saturday (Nov 23), from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
The festivities begin at 4:00 pm and include Santa with live reindeer on the plaza by the fountain. It is an opportunity to get your child’s photo with Santa to start the holiday seasons.
Beginning at 5:00 pm, Chisum High School student volunteers will be hosting a gingerbread cookie decorating table as a fundraiser. Cotton Candy and hot-cocoa and popcorn will be available for sale, all proceeds going to the Paris Main Street downtown improvements.
The 30 foot tall Christmas tree lights up at 6:00 pm and performances from the Paris Community Choir, and a local vocalist Alyson Hearn will be singing Christmas carols follows.
Saturday (Nov 23) at 6:00 pm it’s the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Downtown Paris. Come down, meet Santa, and feed the reindeer.
There will be Fish and Fries Saturday (Nov 23) from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm. Detroit Ag Alumni is the sponsor, and there will be a dinner and live auction and entertainment by Stacy Musgrove, and the Stoney Creek Band. Tickets are $30 each or a table for six at $150 with limited tickets available. More sponsorships are available. Bids for Blue and Gold proceeds support our FFA chapter and goes to scholarships, student travel, and overall support of the FFA programs at Detroit ISD. You can contact Lee Cannedey 903-249-3654 or Staci Hughey at 90-517-6757.
StoryTimes at Paris Library – Baby & Toddler Story Time baby Toddler Tuesdays at 10:30 am for ages 0-2 years. Tale Time with Tracy’s storytime is on Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Regular Wednesday storytime continues throughout the whole year for 3 to 5-year olds.
Mathews Auto Group is collecting Stove Top Dressing Donations for the Rotary Club, which goes to our Food Pantry. All donations to be dropped off at Mathews Honda of Paris.
The City of Paris has BINGO every Thursday from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm at Oak Park Gym. The address is 2515 Bonham.
Adopt a pet today, give a dog or cat a forever home! Head over to the Paris Animal Shelter or look for the Lamar County Humane Association in front of Petco on Saturdays. And if you have a pet, have them spayed or neutered.
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