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December 27, 2013

Our Town: Museum for East Texas Culture's calendars on sale now


As 2013 fades away as 2014 nears, the Museum for East Texas Culture is selling its 2014 Museum Calendar. This year's theme is “Schools of Our Past” with pictures and a brief history of schools in Palestine and Anderson County.

“The calendar is one of the museum's main fund-raisers for the year,” Museum Director Dan Dyer said.

Calendars are $10 each and available at the museum, located at 400 S. Micheaux Ave. behind Reagan Park.


PWFAA tickets

Do you still have a late Christmas present to buy? Give the gift of entertainment while supporting Arts in Education programs this holiday season with concert tickets from the Piney Woods Fine Arts Association, which holds a wide variety of shows in Crockett throughout the year.

Upcoming events include:

• Sinbad, the Hollywood TV/film star and stand-up comic is coming to Crockett on Jan. 25.

• Treat your sweetheart to the St. Petersburg’s Quartet; a world-renowned string quartet will be performing a special Valentine’s Day classical music concert on Feb. 14.

• Some of the stars of the hit TV shows “Dancing With The Stars,” “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can Dance?” are on tour together in “Ballroom With A Twist” and they will bring their high-energy show to Crockett on Feb. 21.

• Country music queens Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan bring their “Grits & Glamour” show to the Crockett Civic Center on March 22.

“With this many choices of shows everyone on your wish list will surely be happy with tickets. A colorful flyer about the event to go with your tickets is available,” a PWFAA news release said.

To purchase tickets online, visit the PWFAA website at or call the office at 936-544-4276 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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