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Park Street 4th of July Parade, Facebook

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says although the city of Greenville's Fourth of July fireworks show has been postponed (possibly to Labor Day or Veterans' Day, Pud says) and the Park Steet Fourth of July parade has been cancelled, some other activities will take place.  Pud explains how the Firecracker 5K will continue for solo runners, who will have several days to complete the run.  And the

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville discusses the growing list of events in Greenville, with the gradual "reopening" following the coronavirus shutdown, including registration for fall sports leagues and a children's summer camp at the Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum.

City of Greenville

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville relates plans for a George Floyd peaceful protest march at 3 p.m.

Hunt Regional Healthcare

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville and Bras for the Cause says the Hunt Regional Medical Center is using a robot provided by Bras for the Cause several years ago to sterilize personal protective equipment (PPE) each day.  The robot was originally provided to sterilize cancer-treatment facilities with ultraviolet light, but Hunt Regional realized it could also be used to sterilize valuable PPE in the coronavirus crisis.  Pud also says she believes m

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville reminds Northeast Texas residents to complete the U.S.

Hunt Regional Healthcare

Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says the Hunt Regional Health Care web page features a link to a Centers for Disease Control (CDC) self-checker for the coronavirus, which will help determine if you have symptoms of the illness.

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.

 

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