There is still time this May come see us at the Creative Arts Center!


This past Saturday was the Bonham Heritage Day Festival celebrating 175 years in historic downtown Bonham, and what a celebration it was! Thank you to everyone who helped make it happen as well as to those who came out to enjoy the festivities!

Join us Friday May 12th from 6pm-8pm for Open Mic Night! Free admission & BYOB!

Our new youth Outreach Program, Kid’s Crafts (ages 4-7) meets again this month on Wednesday May 17th at 4pm, and Teen Artistic Outreach (ages 12-17) and Creative Kids (ages 7-11) continue to be offered on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 4pm. Free for members!

Writer’s Workshop with Mary Eckard meets on Thursday May 18th at 6pm, and all writers are welcome to join in and share their work.

Planning is now underway for The Hair Ball that will be held at the Bonham Armory on June 24th! This 1980’s tribute band concert benefits the Creative Arts Center, Braveheart Animal Volunteers, Sandy’s Feral Fun, and Bonham Animal Shelter. Our first planning meeting will be held at the Creative Arts Center on Thursday May 25th at 6pm! The volunteer opportunities are abundant, so please email for information or to find out how to get involved! Tickets are available to purchase at the Creative Arts Center or online HERE!

We are happy to welcome back Belly Dance Basics for two new series beginning on June 1st! On Thursdays at 6pm, Michelle leads Belly Dance Drills to present a sampler platter of belly dance moves to both new and experienced students who want to work up a sweat. At 7pm in the Belly Dance Props class, students will have a chance to take a peek into each belly dance prop and learn the do’s and don’ts of getting started. Each series is offered separately at $48 for members of the Creative Arts Center or $60 for non-members.

Join us at Neighbor’s Place Winery on Saturday June 3rdth from 2pm-4pm for Wine & Cake where participants will use their derrieres to make beautiful works of art! $55 general public; members of the Creative Arts Center receive 20% off! Food and beverage will be available for purchase from the venue. Registration required.

Kids Summer Camp is happening from 9am-3pm on Tuesday June 13th through Friday June 16th and registration has begun! Kids age 4-11 will spend their day doing various art projects and crafts with plenty of time for fun and games. Cost is $200 per child for members of the Creative Arts Center or $250 per child for nonmembers. Space is limited and registration is required.


Creative Arts Center is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing the arts to Fannin County and surrounding areas with a focus on providing free art lessons and education for children and teens of our community. We appreciate your support! For more information, please call 903-640-2196 or email