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Calendar Of Events

 

February 13-14, 2016
Gun Show
Admission: $5 per adult, under 12 free
Will be held at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center
Directions to the civic center: Coming from the Dallas area - go east on
I-30, take exit 94, turn right at the light and the civic center is on the left about
1/4 mile down the street. Coming from the Texarkana area - go west on I-30,
take exit 94, turn left at the light and the civic center is on the left about 1/4 mile
down the street. Coming from McKinney area - go east on 380, once you reach
greenville turn right onto 69S/Joe Ramsey Blvd, go straight through several lights,
turn left onto Jack Finney Blvd. (this is the light right after crossing over I-30),
and the street will immediately dead-end into the civic center.

Contact the Museum at (903) 450-4502 for more information

 

Saturday, February 27, 2016
5:30 pm
Golden Oldies Movie Night
Admission to the movie is free and
popcorn and soft drinks will be served.

 

Tuesday, March 1, 2016
12:00pm
Lunch Break Special Presents:
Kevin Banks on his experiences working for Walt Disney Company. Admission to
program is free for museum members; otherwise there is a general
admission charge of $6 adults, $4 seniors/veterans/college students and
$2 6-18 yr. olds.

 

March 5, 2016
World War II Living History Day
101st Airborne 502nd Able Company will be on the museum grounds!
Plan a visit to see this WWII re-enactment group who will be setting up
their camp on the museum grounds. The encampment will include period uniforms,
parachute equipment, medical supplies, weaponry, tents and a field kitchen.
Come find out what it was like to be a soldier during WWII. Visiting the
encampment on the museum grounds will be free. There will be regular
admission charge to go through the museum.

 

Friday, March 18, 2016
7:30pm
Easter After Dark
Have a blast at our adults only easter egg hunt! Prizes include gift
certificates, restaurant gift cards, nascar tickets, candy, cash prizes -
including one egg with $75 and much more!
Tickets: $10 museum members and early birds
$12 day of event
Tickets go on sale beginning Feb. 2nd. There are a limited number
of tickets so get yours early!

 

Monday, April 4, 2016
2:00pm
Tea Party & Style Show
Featuring
beautiful Henson-Kickernick nightwear from the 40s-80s.
Tickets: $22 for museum members
$25 for non-museum members
Limited number of seats

 

Saturday, April 16, 2016
Cotton & Rural History Conference
more details to follow.

 

Saturday, May 14, 2016
Audie Murphy Day
more details to follow.

 

June 4-5, 2016
Cotton Boll ArtFest
2nd annual juried arts & crafts festival featuring hand-made items like
pottery, glass, jewelry, quilts, soaps, clothing, wood-working and much more!
Artist applications now available.

2016 ArtFest Artist Application