Participation in Special Events do not require a Branch Connection Membership.
Branch Connection Craft Fair
Saturday, October 19
9 am - 4 pm
Vendor Registration Schedule Farmers Branch Residents: July 11 - July 24
Open Registration: July 25, 8 am until spaces are sold out Vendor Application and Information
Craft Fair Information and Registration Form
Old Time Acoustic Jam
Saturdays, July 20 | August 10 | September 21 | October | 1:30-4:30 pm | Free
Bring your acoustic instrument and jam with others who enjoy playing old time songs.
Monday, August 5 | 8:15 - 9 am | Free
Menu: sausage, gravy, biscuits, eggs, fruit, juice & coffee
Host: Senior Advisory Board
Sponsor: Dallas Medical Center
Entertainment: Leolani Edwards
Second Friday Franks
Friday, August 9 | September 13 | Noon | Fee: $2
Come enjoy a hot dog, chips, cookies, ice tea and learn about a featured program each month.
August: Art Group
September: Dulcimer Group
Trivia Tuesday: Elvis Presley
Tuesday, August 13 | 6 - 8 pm | FreeBring your team of 2 - 6 people and test your knowledge of "The King." Prizes and snack provided.
Wednesday, August 21 | September 18 | October 16 | November 20 | December 18 NoonFee: $4 Free if it’s your birthday month!
August 21: Three Summer Salads
September 18: King Ranch Chicken
October 16: Chili Con Carne, Corn Bread and Fruit
November 20: Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwiches
December 18: Meat Loaf and Smashed Potatoes Cake Sponsor: Brookdale Assisted Living
Farmers Branch Connection Karaoke
Wednesday, August 21 | 6 - 8 pm | Free
Better living through Karaoke! Everyone has a song in their heart, so let’s hear you sing it! Whether you are a seasoned performer or limit your singing to the shower, we want you to come join in the fun.
Spud and Show: Green Book
Tuesday, July 23 | 11:30 am | Fee: $4 - buy your ticket by July 19
An Oscar nominated film that depicts an American, in the South, who had to use a Green Book to travel. Enjoy this comedy-drama movie staring Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali and Linda Cardellini.
Lunch & Learn with Metrocrest Services: Avoiding Scams
Friday, July 26 | 11:30 am | Free
Learn about the types of scams targeting seniors and how to protect yourself from becoming a victim. Be sure to pick up your ticket at the front desk.
AARP Safe Driver Course
Thursday, July 25 | August 22 | September 26 | October 24 | 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Not held in November or December
Fee: AARP members $15, Non Members $20
Learn to compensate for age-related changes, reduce traffic violations, accidents & chance for injury.
Game Night Ticket Sales Start August 19
Residents only: August 19 - 24 Ticket Fee: $15
Open Ticket Sales start August 26
Game Night: Oktoberfest
Saturday, September 285:00 pm Doors Open
5 - 9:30 pm
Grab your lederhosen or dirndl and enjoy German beer and Oompah music while playing casino games for prizes. Don’t miss the biggest event of the year!
5 - 7:00 pm Dinner
6 - 9:00 pm Casino & BINGO
9:15 pm Raffle & Grand Prize Drawings