March 6- 11:30-1:00 ICEE SUCCESS- Promoting Palestine on a National Level- Ben E, Keith Community Room, 2019 W. Oak St. Cost is
$10.00 per person and includes meal. Lucinda Presley is our guest speaker. Ms. Presley is the
Director of ICEE Success. ICEE Success, Institute where Creativity
Empowers Education Success, is a creativity in education initiative where
through teacher professional development, school and museum
curriculum/programming, this project integrates 21st century higher level
thinking skills with state-mandated content to promote student engagement and
learning. To register for this event please call (903)729-6066.
March 12 Ribbon Cutting for Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society, 2:00pm, 1000 N. Church St.
76th Annual Dogwood Trails Celebration : March 21-23, March 28-30, April 4-6 Three weekends packed full of fun & events. Download the brochure and a complete calendar of events at: www.texasdogwoodtrails.com
March 22 Dogwood Trails Festival in Historic Downtown Palestine, 9am-4pm. Arts & Crafts, Kids Zone, Car Show, Parade, Live Entertainment in Downtown & Old Town. Gate charge $1, children 12 & under free. Proceeds to Non –profits . Sponsored by: Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce, City of Palestine, Ben E. Keith, KYYK/KNET, Picket Fence Realty, Inc., Palestine Herald Press, Bodi Services, Oncor Electric Delivery, McCoy’s Building Supply, Harry’s Buiding Materials, Champion Auto Mall, H & W Honda, Calvary Valve, Inc., Union Pacific, First Bank & Trust, Pine Country 93.5, Oxbow Bakery & Antiques, & Palestine Regional Medical Center. Parade starts at 10am- Theme is “Get Your Kicks on Loop 256,” Nostalgic 50’s & 60’s Road trips and autos. Starts on Ave A, right on Main St., disbands at Howard St. Download parade application at ww.texasdogwoodtrails.com
March 22 Doo Wop Cruise at Courthouse Square -6pm -10pm -. Show off your antique car or hot rod, cruise the streets and enjoy a great time. Music Provided by: Jammin JS Productions. Event Sponsored By: Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce, The Christmas Pickle, Picket Fence Realty, Inc., Bacon Autoplex, Anderson County Roughnecks, Herschel’s Restaurant, & Denby’s Restaurant & Bar. Event is FREE.
Parade application for 2014 Dogwood Trails may be picked up at the Chamber, 401 W. Main St.