Local Events

April 22, 2 to 4 p.m.

Celebrate the life of DCCCD’s first chancellor, Dr. Bill J. Priest, during a tribute ceremony in the Eastfield College Performance Hall. Eastfield College is located at 3737 Motley Dr. in Mesquite. Members of the community and the DCCCD family is invited to remember Dr. Priest and celebrate his life.

For more information, contact Ann Hatch in the DCCCD office of public and governmental affairs at (214) 378-1819 or (940) 595-5552.

 

Real Tea with Virtual Washington Irving

April 24, 3 p.m.

Spend a bit of time with Washington Irving, at Glory House Bistro, 109 South Main. The tea will be poured and a delicious menu of mini quiche, scones, fruit skewers, capries on a stick, and chicken salad will be served. Advanced reservations and a $5 donation are required to attend. Call the Irving Heritage Society at 972-252-3838 today. Seating is limited.
Washington Irving aka Dr. John Dennis Anderson has traveled throughout the United States visiting various communities. As the First American Man of Letters, he is certain to have some interesting tales to share.
For more information on this unique event, contact 972-252-3838.