AROUND TOWN (Feb. 15, 2023)

First Methodist Marlin Events

Sunday, Feb. 19 from 3-5 p.m. - Family Fun Time (games and memories with friends and family)

Tuesday, Feb. 21 from 5-7 p.m. - Pancake Supper (benefiting Rocky Hill 4H and First Methodist Church Marlin)

Both events will be held in the fellowship hall at 411 Coleman Street, Marlin.

Wednesday, Feb. 22 - Ash Wednesday Events: 6 a.m. (on Coleman street) drive by/ up Coffee and prayer

6 p.m. in Sanctuary- Ash Wednesday Service


Story Time

Children’s Story Time returns to the Marlin Library on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.


American Legion

Falls County American Legion Post 31 meets the second Monday of the month at 1 Mesquite Tree Lane at 6 p.m. Their phone number is (254) 883-5056.




Caritas of Waco Inc. will be in Marlin every first and third Monday of the month as part of their Veterans Case Management Program: Assistance For Veterans / Outreach. This will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 365 Coleman St, Marlin. For more information, call (254) 832-5971. To make an appointment please call Jason McCarty at (254) 640-0906. Dates subject to change due to holidays etc.


After School Program

The Boys & Girls Club of Falls County has an after school program that offers things such as homework help, health and life skills, and individual tutoring. It is $20 per child. The program takes place at Marlin Elementary School. For more information please call Sandra Jackson-Armstrong, Unit Director, at (254) 523-8735 or



NAACP will meet every fourth Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Falconer Stamp Center on Durr Street.


Lions Club meeting

Lions Club of Marlin will meet every second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 12 p.m. at the Chicken Place. 


The Marlin Democrat

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Marlin, TX 76661
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