TexAmericas Center celebrates Earth Day 2017 with 107 acres of new saplings on their East Campus. As part of the Forest Management Plan presented by Kingwood Forestry in 2011 and updated by the TexAmericas Center Board of Directors in July 2013"TexAmericas Center celebrates Earth Day"
Coming up in Linden is the 47th Annual Wildflower Trails of Texas Festival on April 28 & 29. This is a joint event between the towns of Linden, Avinger and Hughes Springs that celebrates the blooming of our gorgeous East Texas wildflowers. Attractions on the square include live music, a street dance, a pop-up saloon, booths for food and shopping, and a parade. Visitors are encouraged to experience each town’s festivities and enjoy the breathtaking…"Linden Wildflowers Trail"
The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) is stepping up prevention efforts through its Help for Parents, Hope for Kids campaign as well as participating in a broad range of community events during the month of April. Locally, a balloon release event is planned for April 7 at 11:45 a.m. at the Cass County Criminal Justice Center in Linden. The event is open to the public. More about this and other prevention events…"April is Child Abuse Month"
Easter Eggs to Dye For (Family Features) Create custom Easter egg colors you won’t find in a kit. Use this guide, along with food color, vinegar and hot water, to make more than 40 different colors. For more Easter egg dyeing tips and inspiration, visit McCormick.com. SOURCE: McCormick"Easter Egg Dyeing Tips"
Refresh Your Space for a Brighter Season (Family Features) As temperatures rise and springtime blooms, it’s time to wipe away winter and refresh your home. Spring is all about airing out your space and spending more time outside, which calls for cleaning and perking up your routine."Refresh Your Space"
Work zone fatalities last year increased 27 percent, resulting in 181 lost lives. Of those fatalities, 174 (96 percent) were motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists."Work Zone Fatalities"