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Reecy Davis Center, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the Reecy Davis Sr. Recreation Center in Greenville has recently enjoyed some facility improvements.  The center, located at 4320 Lee Street west of downtown, offers senior citizens the opportunity for walking and other exercise activities.  A game room is open daily and line-dancing classes are offered on Wednesday morning.  Also, Pud reports that the AARP is offering tax-return help at the W.

Texas State Historical Association

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville recently completed a year-long exploration of books about Texas, fiction and non-fiction, starting with "God Save Texas" by Lawrence Wright and concluding with

Remember for Me, Facebook

Pud Kearns, with Housewarmers of Greenville, discusses the regular activities of "Remember for Me," an Alzheimer's support group.  Remember for Me is doing a series of seminars.  The next is scheduled at 10 a.m.

Greenville Parks and Recreation; Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville shares information about the Greenville ISD teachers' supply closet, which receives donations of classroom supplies.  CC and Company, a retail  store in the Uptown Forum in downtown Greenville, is accepting donations of supplies and cash.  Also, Hunt County Shared Ministries (FISH) is in need of volunteers to put toget

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the annual Greenville Christmas Parade returns to its traditional date of the first Friday in December this year, starting at 6 p.m., Friday, December 6.  The parade route will be west on Washington Street from the Municipal Building and east on Lee Street.

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says citizens are invited to attend a public workshop on a new comprehensive plan for the city of Greenville, at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, November 14 at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center.  Among other November events, Greenville Theater Works presents a performance of "It's a Wonderful Life" as a 1940s live radio play, at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, November 22-23, and at 2 p.m.

Bob Wills Fiddle Festival and Contest, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville reviews plans for the Bob Willis Fiddle Festival and Contest today and tomorrow (Friday and Saturday, November 1-2) in downtown Greenville.  The event features a performance by Bob Wills' Texas Playboys directed by Jason Roberts and the Rider in the Sky Western swing and comedy group Saturday night in the Greenville Municipal Auditorium.

Bras for the Cause, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville, one of the organizers of Bras for the Cause, says the theme of the event scheduled for Thursday evening, October 10, in downtown Greeenville, is "Brallywood."  The artfully and humorously designed bras receive votes in the form of pledges from those who visit the numerous locations where the bras are displayed.  Proceeds from the event are helping to pay for a 4D Ct scanner used in cancer treatment by the Hunt Coun

Haunted Landmark, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the Haunted Landmark of downtown Greenville will team with Carter Bloodcare for a blood drive from 6-10 p.m.

Greenville Theatre Works, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville previews September events, including the Greenville Theatre Works presentation of  the frantic comedy "Noises Off" at the Greenville Municipal Auditorium Friday-Sunday (September 13-15).

RickyCSimmons.org, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says 1970s Greenville Lions football great Ricky Simmons will speak at 9 a.m. Thursday at Greenville Middle School on his triumph over drug addiction and imprisonment.  Simmons played college football at the University of Nebraska and in the USFL.  He will sell and sign copies of his book, "The Explosion of Redemption."  Also, Pud discusses Food Truck Friday at the Greenville Sports Park at 6 p.m. Friday.

Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum, Facebook

Pud Kearns of Housewarmers of Greenville says the Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum in Greenville has two major events upcoming, the museum's annual fund raising Heritage Dinner, at 6:30 p.m. Saturday (August 24) at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center, and "Muzee at the Museum," from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville comments on several upcoming late-summer events in Greenville, including a Back to School Movie, "Lego Movie 2," presented by the Greenville Police and Parks and Recreation Department at 8:30 p.m.

Greenville Family Theater, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville discusses summer events, including the Greenville Family Theater's presentation of "Beauty and the Beast," Friday and Saturday, July 12-13 and 19-20 in the Greenville Municipal Auditorium.

Park Street Greenville Texas, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville comments on the day-long series of events taking place in honor of the Fourth of July in Greenville, starting with the Firecracker 5-K at 8 a.m., followed by the Park Street parade at 10 a.m. and a program of patriotic songs at the Kavanaugh United Methodist Church on Park Street 11.  The city's Bottle Rocket Bash starts at 6 p.m.

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says she's on a mission:  to spend a year reading books about Texas.  Pud discusses her favorites so far, including "Goodbye to a River" by John Graves, about the Brazos River of Central Texas.

City of Greenville, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville reflects on two venerable Greenville summer locales, Graham Park, at the intersection of Sockwell Boulevard and Walnut Street in north Greenville, and the Wright Park Golf Course on Highway 69 South, on the east side of town.  Pud also discusses the weekly "Friendly Live" events at noon Wednesdays in the Texan Theater in downtown Greenville.

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Pud Kearns, with Housewarmers of Greenville, discusses a "Hump Day Happy Hour" event at 5 p.m.

Kevin Bailey, Texan Theater, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the Hunt County Comic Expo is hosting the first-ever Greenville Art Car Show on Saturday (May 25) from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Held on the courthouse square in downtown Greenville, the Art Car Show will put one-of-a-kind creations on display for the public to enjoy. In addtion will the return of Pokewalk Greenville from 1-4:30 p.m. Saturday. Gather at the courthouse square, enjoy  some fresh air, and spend time with friends and family to capture Pokemon. 

 

Texan Theater, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville, and one of the leaders of the annual Bras for the Cause event, says the organization recently announced its 2019 theme -- "Brallywood" -- at a "Table Talk" event at the Texan Theater in Greenville. Pud says Bras for the Cause -- which supports treatment of cancer victims at Hunt Regional Medical Center -- is within reach of the $1 million mark in donations raised.

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the Greenville Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the first in a series of cornhole tournaments Friday (March 29) at the city sports park.  Also, the Keep Greenville Beautiful Home and Garden Show is Saturday (March 30) at the Westview United Methodist Church in Greenville.

Greenville High School

Pud Kearns of Housewarmers of Greenville says the Greenville High School Robowranglers are hosting 42 teams in a robotics competition Friday and Saturday.  The event is free for spectators and volunteers are being sought for the event.  Also, the Greenville Lions Club is hosting the long-lived gospel group The Marksmen in concert at 6 p.m.

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville discusses several events taking place soon in Greenville, including a celebration of Texas Independence Day from 11-3 Saturday (March2) at the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library.  At the same time, the library will celebrate Dr.

Housewarmers of Greenville

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville surveys the numerous events taking place in Greenville over the coming days and weeks, including "Lonny J's Rockin' Oldies Sock Hop," benefitting CASA (the Court-Appointed Special Advocates) for Hunt County at 7 p.m. Saturday (January 26) at the Landmark on Lee Street in downtown Greenville.

 

City of Greenville

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville discusses the many Christmas season events taking place this weekend and beyond in Greenville, including the Destination Imagination crafts sale in the Greenville High School cafeteria from 9-3 Saturday (Dec. 1) and Pet Pictures with Santa, benefiting Hunt County Shared Ministries (FISH) from 1-3 Saturday at the Turtle Creek Veterinary Clinic.

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the next "Downtown Stroll" -- in which shoppers are invited to "meet and greet" in downtown Greenville -- is Saturday (Nov. 10) from 3-7 p.m.  And Hunt County Shared Ministries -- FISH -- is asking for volunteers to assemble Thanksgiving baskets of food Tuesday-Thursday evenings, Nov. 13-15.

Greenville ISD, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville discusses the "State of the District" breakfast focusing on the Greenville ISD at 8 a.m. Tuesday at Wesley United Methodist Church.  Pud discusses other fall events in Greenville, including the "Haunted Landmark" in the Landmark on Lee building downtown.

Bras for the Cause, Facebook

Pud Kearns, a leader of the women's cancer fund raising event Bras for the Cause, says this is the organization's 10th anniversary.  The event, with the theme "Bras Rock," takes place starting at 6 p.m. Thursday night (Oct. 11).  Money is raised from votes for the most popular artistically and humorously decorated bras.

Bras for the Cause, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville, one of the leaders of the annual Bras for the Cause event, says the kickoff of the 2018 campaign, "Bras Rock," is from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday (August 23) at Landon's Winery in downtown Greenville.

Texan Theater, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the Texan Theater in downtown Greenville is returning to its history as a movie theater by showing cartoons and short features from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and full-length classic films from 11-2 Saturdays and Sundays.  Admission is free.

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