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Hester Washington-Burton
ABCC Press Release

Abilene Black Chamber of Commerce Presents the 2nd Annual Sunday’s Best Gospel Fest Sunday, February 24th

In honor of February being Black History Month the Abilene Black Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) will present their 2nd annual Sunday's Best Gospel Fest. You will hear a wonderful selection of gospel music from some of Abilene's best artists and church choirs.

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Tractors inside the Coliseum
Abilene Chamber of Commerce Facebook photo

The Texas Farm, Ranch and Wildlife Expo Comes to Abilene February 19th and 20th

The Abilene Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting the awesome Texas Farm, Ranch and Wildlife Expo for 2013 at the Taylor County Coliseum. Don't miss out this year and get there early on Tuesday, February 19th from 9:00 AM till 6:00 PM and Wednesday, February 20th from 9:00 AM till 4:00 PM. Displays will be set up on the coliseum floor, coliseum foyer area and outside the coliseum.

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Hello Dolly

Hardin-Simmons University Presents Broadway Musical “Hello, Dolly!” February 14th – 24th


The students of the newly formed Hardin-Simmons Bachelor of Fine Arts program will present "Hello, Dolly!" this Thursday, February 14th thru Sunday, February 24th. You don't want to miss this popular Hollywood and Broadway production.

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“Dittos for Kiddos” Spring Consignment Sale Takes Over the Taylor County Expo Center Round Building February 26-March 2 [UPDATED]


If you have kids you know how fast they grow out of their clothes. You also know that it's possible to spend a small fortune on those clothes and toys. Dittos for Kiddos is Abilene's oldest and largest children's consignment sale and their is not much you can't find or afford.

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The Grace Museum
The Grace Museum Facebook photo

The Grace Museum in Abilene is Hosting a Valentine Vendor Fair Saturday February 9th

The 3rd annual 'Valentine Vendor Fair' shopping extravaganza will be held at the Grace Museum this Saturday, February 9th. This is an great time to get those hard to buy for people in your life some unique one-of-a-kind gift items. Artisans from around West Texas will set up shop to vend their arts inside the Grace this Saturday starting at 10 AM. They say that "love is in the air at the Grace." What kinds of goods will you find at this years 'Vendor Fair?'

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The Care Van is Coming to Abilene for Another Free Immunization Clinic February 7th

The "Free Immunization Clinics" and the "Care Vans" are a direct result of several organizations working together to offer these services in Abilene. Through a coordinated effort, the "Caring for Children Foundation of Texas, Inc.", Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and the Medical Care Mission are all directly responsible for helping immunize many Abilene and West Texas Children over the years. Now The Care Van is holding another immunization clinic on Thursday February 7th at 1857 Pine Street.

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Autism Speaks Facebook

9th Annual Autism Extravaganza Comes to Abilene Christian University February 6th

The Abilene Region 14 Education Service Center and the Autism Speaks foundation are hosting the "9th Annual Autism Extravaganza" and the “Greater Abilene Walk Now for Autism Speaks” kick-off luncheon at the ACU Hunter Welcome Center, Wednesday, February 6th. This years featured speaker is John Elder Robison, author and lecturer. Robison will share his unique experiences as a person living with Asperger Syndrome.

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Abilene Chamber to Host a Series of “Social Media 101 for Business” Traning Seminars Staring February 5th

Whether you own a big business with hundreds of employees or you have a side business in your garage, the Abilene Chamber of Commerce (COC) wants to help you grow your business with help from 'social media.' The Marketing Committee of the Abilene COC and TXU Energy are co-sponsoring a one day “Social Media 101 for Businesses” training session, this Tuesday February 6th at the ACU Hunter Welcome Center and early registration is a must.

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a 14-week-old chihuahua
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American Cancer Society is Hosting Abilene’s First Bark for Life Relay February 23rd.

You know what 'Relay for Life' is right? Well just imagine the very same thing, but only with the family pet. The American Cancer Society (ACS) in Abilene is holding the first ever 'Bark for Life' here at 'Camp Barkley' next to Grover Nelson Park. Unlike 'Relay for Life,' the Bark for Life will go from 9 AM until 1 PM whereas Relay for Life goes from 7 PM until 7 AM. The four hour four legged event will be much like the human event a "fun and festive atmosphere" complete with a survivor lap and games.

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Circus Gatti
Circus Gatti Facebook

Circus Gatti Coming to Abilene February 22nd and 23rd at Taylor County Expo Center

Ladies and gentlemen, children of all ages, Circus Gatti is coming back to Abilene.  So, if you like high flying trapeze artists, funny clowns, and daring performers, then this is a must see event for everyone.

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Fur Ball 2012 dog
Rescue the Animals Facebook photo

‘The Fur Ball’ Abilene’s Only Dinner and Dance for People and Their Pets is Back Febraury 16th

Abilene's only dinner and dance for people and their dogs is scheduled for February 16th at the Abilene Civic Center. The "Fur Ball" for 2013 is themed "Cow Dogs and Cowboys" so wear you boots, hats and blue jeans. A gourmet meal will be served for all the guests, human and canine. The people food will be catered by Perini Ranch Steakhouse and the doggie buffet is provided by Pam's Pets. This is an RSVP event and tickets will need to be purchased in advance. Besides the 'Fur Ball' is a major fundraiser for Rescue the Animals in Abilene.

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Walter Wick's books
Children's Art & Literacy Festival Facebook photo

The 2nd Annual Children’s Arts and Literacy Festival is coming to Downtown Abilene

The 2nd Annual Children's Arts and Literacy Festival (CALF) is coming to Downtown Abilene. The CALF is scheduled to begin with ArtWalk on June 13th and end on Fathers Day at the Abilene Zoo on June 16th. Readings will take place on Friday June 14th and Saturday June 15th with many other activities planned around Abilene for the duration of the Fathers Day weekend. Last years CALF event featuring Dr. Seuss was a tremendous success by the sheer numbers of people that attended and participated.

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