Deport Baseball Association is putting together a kickball tournament on Saturday, Jun 3, at $250 for a team of 11. You must be registered by May 28. We will serve nachos and hot dogs and have a concession stand and a silent auction. All proceeds go to the Deport Baseball Association. You must be 16 years or older to play. Please call or text Hollie at 972-567-0897 to sign your team up.
We humbly invite our neighbors to attend a program to observe Memorial Day on Monday, May 29, at 10:00 am in the Civic Center Pavilion. A wreath-laying ceremony will follow the program at the Red River Valley Veterans Memorial.
Paris Masonic Lodge Number 27 will elect new officers for 2023-’24 at this Stated Meeting on Thursday, Jun 1. There is a covered dish dinner at 6:30 pm, and the Lodge opens at 7:30 pm. All Masons are welcome.
Red River Valley Tourism Association hosts its HWY-82 Yard Sale. It is over 300 miles of treasures just waiting for a new home! It is Friday and Saturday, Jun 2 and 3.
On Jun 3, the Paris Public Library invites the community to sign up for our 2023 Summer Reading Program! The state-wide theme is “All Together Now.” What better way to celebrate our town’s unity than to welcome all ages into our reading program? All readers, regardless of age, can register during the extravaganza kick-off. If you prefer audiobooks or eBooks, you are encouraged to sign up as well: We cannot wait to celebrate with everyone!
We will have a party unlike the Library has ever seen to celebrate our reading community!
*Touch-A-Truck” with city vehicles.
*Live music, balloon twisters, face painters, popcorn, food trucks, and our rock star therapy dogs will be ready for hugs and play.
So come down to the Library on Saturday, Jun 3, from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm! We will have club registration tables, goodie bags, and merchandise available inside. Also, you can check out books that day too! Join the club!
Calvary United Methodist Church at 3105 Lamar Ave, in Paris, will have a Block Party on Wednesday, June 7, 2023, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm in the East Parking, with Burgerland Food Truck and Chocolate Kettle providing food. The Church will provide sitting for those eating. It is a time for fellowship and fun for the whole neighborhood.
The 903 Sun Sets Series is back in Downtown Paris! The first show is Larry Fleet on Thursday, Jun 8. So come on and enjoy some live music, food, fun, and all downtown Paris has to offer! Showtime is 7:00 pm.
Friday, Jun 9, at Bywaters Park, the first Paris Municipal Band Concert of 2023. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and join us at Bywaters Park for an evening of musical entertainment by the Paris Municipal Band. The performance will be under the Pavilion by Love Civic Center on Collegiate Dr. in the event of rain.
Adopt a pet today- give a dog or cat a forever home! Head 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.