Special Events

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. 


Monthly Breakfast   


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 | Free

Bring your team of 2 - 6 people and test your knowledge of "The King." Prizes and snack provided. 


Birthday Lunch


Wednesday, August 21 | September 18 | October 16 | November 20 | December 18 Noon 

Fee: $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.