Farmers Market

The Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market is held every Saturday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and continues through Oct. 27. The market is located at the south end of the Ellis County Courthouse on Franklin Street between Rogers and College. Vendors have fresh vegetables and fruits, plants, crafts and wares for purchase. Smoothies and other refreshments are also available. Master Gardeners are on site every week to answer agricultural questions.

Benefit garage sale

Donations are needed for a garage sale fund-raiser to be held by Common Ground Ministries beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, July 14, at University Assembly of God Church, 221 Solon, Waxahachie. Donations can be dropped off at the center, 604 E. Parks, from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. or taken to the church Saturday.

For more information, call (972) 923-2224.

After Hours Improv

After Hours Improve presents its next show at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at the Texas Theater, 110 W. Main St., Waxahachie.

Tickets are $10 for adults.

Call (972) 937-9839 to reserve tickets or purchase online at

McElroy family reunion

The McElroy will celebrate 150 years of family reunions beginning at noon Sunday, July 15, at the Shiloh Church with a water slide, bounce house, potluck dinner, games and lots of reminiscing.

For more information, call (972) 291-4687, (972) 218-7595 or (972) 215-0719.

Donate while dining

Double Dave’s Pizzaworks will host a “donate while you dine” event benefiting Meals-on-Wheels of Johnson and Ellis Counties on Monday, July 16.

By mentioning Meals-on-Wheels when making a purchase, Double Dave’s will donate 20 percent of the purchase proceeds to Meals-on-Wheels.

Double Dave’s Pizzaworks is located at 791 N. U.S. Highway 77 in Waxahachie. For more information on Meals-on-Wheels of Johnson and Ellis County, call (972) 351-9943 or visit