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

Monthly Breakfast 

Monday, July 1 | 8:15 am | No Charge  Menu: sausage, gravy, biscuits, eggs, fruit, juice & coffee Host: Senior Advisory Board 


Sponsor: Stone Street Development    Entertainment: Low Brass Choir

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. 

Second Friday Franks

Friday, July 12 | August 9 | September 13 | Noon | Fee: $2

Come enjoy a hot dog, chips, cookies, ice tea and learn about a featured program each month.        July 12:  Cloggers Dancers August 9: Art Group September: Dulcimer Group

Birthday Lunch

Wednesday, July 17  | August 21 | September 18 | October 16 | November 20 | December 18 Noon 

Fee: $4  Free if it’s your birthday month!

July 17: Sloppy Joes
August 21: 3 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, July 17 | 6 - 8 pm | No Charge

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 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 | No Charge 

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, June 27 | 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.