Friday, Feb 23, the Lamar County Human Resources Council is having their annual Mardi Gras at the Love Civic Center to benefit Meals on Wheels. There will be a live and silent auction plus a cajun dinner catered by Michael Perry. Live entertainment from the David Whiteman Band. Individual tickets are $75 apiece and tables are $600 and seat eight. Call 903-784– 2580 for tickets.
The National Wild Turkey Federation will hold its annual banquet in Clarksville at the McKenzie Memorial United Methodist Church on Friday. Doors open at 6:00 pm and dinner starts at 7:30 followed by live and silent auctions.
The Powderly Volunteer Fire Department will host a Chili Supper with all the fixings at Aaron Parker Elementary gym on Saturday from 4:00 until 8:00 pm. There will also be live and silent auctions. Cost is $5 at the door.
A pre-release screening of the feature film “As Far As the Eye Can See” 2:00 pm, Sunday, February 25, Downtown Plaza Theatre. Tickets available at BrownPaperTickets.com. Paden Fallis, screenwriter/producer of the film, will speak after the screening. A meet-and-greet reception for Mr. Fallis will follow the screening.