Taste of Home

Taste of Home’s Culinary Specialist Jamie Dunn will be at the Bowie Community Center!!!  A few lucky attendees will be chosen to serve as the receipe taste testers or even take home a finished dish.

Tickets are on sale NOW!!  General admission – $15.00 or VIP tickets available for $45.00

Visit www.etix.com and search for Taste of Home Cooking School for complete ticket information.


Back to School – Backpack Bash!!

The Back-to-School Backpack Bash needs our help!!!  They are now accepting donations of school supplies to be given away on August 16th & 18th.  Deadline to donate is August 10!

No child should go to school without the supplies they need!  Please pick up a few extra supplies while shopping and donate to the Backpack Bash.

Monetary donations can be mailed to:  Bowie Gives Back, 322 Theater Road, Bowie, TX 76230.  Please make checks payable to Bowie Gives Back.

There is no better way to make sure we Build a Better Bowie than to help educate our children.

10,000 Villages Market

Supports Mission projects from 38 countries.  Lots of crafts and things for sale.  Baked goods and lunch will be available for a donation.

Market will be open from the 29th through November 5th.  This would be a great time to pickup a few early Christmas presents.

Bowie Lions Club – Golf Tournament

Come join the fun for a good cause!!  Bowie Lions Club 4 Person Golf Scramble

$60.00 per person or $240.00 per team.  18 hole Scramble format / Shotgun start at 8:30 am

Lots of prizes!  1st, 2nd & 3rd Low Team Score prizes and the TWISTY PRIZE for the highest team score!



You can now register online!!!  Go to www.runsignup.com   Search for race by city – Bowie Texas  –  follow instructions to register and pay on line!!!

Bowie Lodge #578 5K Run will be Saturday, Sept. 10th.  Early registration can be mailed to: The Bowie 5K, PO Box 524, Bowie, TX 76230-0524. (checks payable to Bowie Lodge #578) Registration is $25.00 per runner/walker.  You can also register day of the race beginning at 6:30 until race time.

There will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards given to all age groups, and there will also be an Overall award to Male & Female competitor with the best times.

Age groups are as follows:  10& under; 11-13; 14-17; 18-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70 & over….


Chicken & Bread Days Festival

Lots of family friendly activities, food, games, fiddling contest and plenty of food and craft vendors!  For more information go to

Come out October 1st and have a great day at the Bowie Chicken & Bread days festival!!!