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Friday, April 10

Boots n Bands with The Leavelles @ Knight Furniture 7:00 pm
A brand new concert series highlighting local businesses and talent. Boots n Bands travels to a different location for each concert and hosts a local artist. With the feel of a community house concert, people of all ages are sure to enjoy this unique series.

Sherman Community Players presents Born Yesterday 7:30 pm
An uncouth, corrupt rich junk dealer, Harry Brock, brings his showgirl mistress Billie Dawn with him to Washington, D.C. When Billie’s ignorance becomes a liability to Brock’s business dealings, he hires a journalist, Paul Verrall, to educate his girlfriend. In the process of learning, Billie Dawn realizes how corrupt Harry is and begins interfering with his plans to bribe a Congressman into passing legislation that would allow Brock’s business to make more money.

Community Series presents Van Cliburn Crystal Award Winner Sean Chen 7:30 pm
The first American to win a prize since 1997, Crystal Award Winner Sean Chen won fans with his exceptional ability to connect with an audience combined with an easy virtuosity.

Saturday, April 11

Guided Bird Walk at Hagerman Wildlife Refuge 8:00 am
Join Texas Master Naturalist Jack Chiles on a guided birding walk on one of the trails at Hagerman NWR. Event held, weather permitting. Meet at Refuge Visitor Center. Loaner binoculars available. Free, no reservation needed.

Women Rock Susan Hicks Memorial 5k, 10k, and Fun Run 8:30 am
Bonham High School Stadium, 1000 Stadium Drive, Bonham, TX 75418
We expect more than 600 participants this year at our rapidly growing event! 5k, 10K and Fun Run routes available. Proceeds will benefit Women Rock’s mission to save lives and increase awareness and early detection of breast cancer in North Texas and Southern Oklahoma.

Chargers Chess Academy Open Chess Tournament 9:00 am
On Site Registration begins at 8:30am, First Round begins at 9:00am, Heritage Park Surgical Hospital, 3601 N. Calais Street Sherman, Texas 75090, $20 on site, $15 pre register. For more information or to register contact David Harvey at 903-821-4532 or vfwstockman@yahoo.com

Keep Sherman Beautiful & Don’t Mess With Texas Trash Off 10:00am
Keep Sherman Beautiful and local groups will meet at the Sherman Municipal Building to kick off the 2015 Trash Off. All individuals, groups and ages are welcome to attend.

Second Saturday – The Coyote Hagerman Wildlife Refuge 10:00 am
Learn about the wily coyote from Dr. Jessica Healy at free nature program, open to the public, no reservations needed.

Texoma Music Hall of Fame at The Sherman Museum 10:00am
Celebrate the artists who came from Texoma or call Texoma home.

All That Jazz! TCOG’s Caregiver Gala at Hilton Garden Inn, Texoma Events Center 6:30 pm
Dinner & Dance featuring the Gainesville Swing Orchestra benefitting the Caregivers of Grayson, Fannin & Cooke counties.

Sherman Community Players presents Born Yesterday 7:30 pm
An uncouth, corrupt rich junk dealer, Harry Brock, brings his showgirl mistress Billie Dawn with him to Washington, D.C. When Billie’s ignorance becomes a liability to Brock’s business dealings, he hires a journalist, Paul Verrall, to educate his girlfriend. In the process of learning, Billie Dawn realizes how corrupt Harry is and begins interfering with his plans to bribe a Congressman into passing legislation that would allow Brock’s business to make more money.