Starr Family Home State Historic Site Events

July 2018

July 27

Come beat the Texas heat at our 2nd annual Super Summer Friday Nights!! Many free family-friendly activities are planned to help cool everyone down including a water slide, 2-acres of water sprinklers for guests to run through and various water themed games. The cooling continues with popsicles for all!!

 

The highlight of the evening will be a visit from the Marshall Fire...

August 2018

August 24

Come beat the Texas heat at our 2nd annual Super Summer Friday Nights!! Many free family-friendly activities are planned to help cool everyone down including a water slide, 2-acres of water sprinklers for guests to run through and various water themed games. The cooling continues with popsicles for all!!

 

The highlight of the evening will be a visit from the Marshall Fire...

August 25

This workshop is open to ages 15 and up and is aimed at anyone interested in researching their genealogy. This is a beginner course and will cover the very basics of research. Computers are not needed but you are welcome to bring yours. There is no WiFi in the building. Guests will take away resources to help them start their search....

September 2018

September 11

This book club introduces a delicious angle on literature by paring good food with good books as each month a culinary feature will be drawn from our reading selections. Avid readers are invited to join this journey of taste and adventure.  We will meet around the  kitchen table in Maplecroft, the 1870 home of Frank and Clara Starr.   Reading selections will be a mixture of fiction and non-...

October 2018

October 9

This book club introduces a delicious angle on literature by paring good food...

October 20

Workshop guests will have the opportunity to create fall decorations from two pint-size mason jars.  Your autumn creations can be used as luminaries, candy jars, vases, change holders or whatever you can dream up.  All supplies will be included to make your unique festive fall fancies!

$10 per person ~ Reservations and prepayment are required.  For information call 903-935-3044.

November 2018

November 13

This book club introduces a delicious angle on literature by paring good food with good books as each month a culinary feature will be drawn from our reading selections. Avid readers are invited to join this journey of taste and adventure.  We will meet around the  kitchen table in Maplecroft, the 1870 home of Frank and Clara Starr.   Reading selections will be a mixture of fiction and non-...

December 2018

December 11

This book club introduces a delicious angle on literature by paring good food with good books as each month a culinary feature will be drawn from our reading selections. Avid readers are invited to join this journey of taste and adventure.  We will meet around the  kitchen table in Maplecroft, the 1870 home of Frank and Clara Starr.   Reading selections will be a mixture of fiction and non-...