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This Week in Cedar Hill


Dec 09

Week of December 9, 2019

Posted on December 9, 2019 at 10:49 am by Michelle Hernandez

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Mon Dec 9 - Cedar Hill Museum of History Board will be meeting at 6pm at Cedar Hill Museum of History for their monthly meeting.

Mon Dec 9 Cedar Hill Rotary Club will be meeting at 6pm at High Pointe Baptist Church for their weekly meeting.

Mon Dec 9 - Bring your furry best friend to Santa's Paws at Hillside Village!  With each package purchased, $5 goes to help the Tri-City Animal Shelter. 

Mon Dec 9 - Planapalooza is an intense, participatory design and visioning process for the city’s Comprehensive Plan – “Cedar Hill Next”.  Closing presentation will be held from 6pm-7:30pm.   Visit LetsTalkCedarHill.com/CedarHillNext for more specific details. If you would like to receive updates throughout the process, subscribe to the list for “Cedar Hill Next – Comprehensive Plan” through Notify Me.     

Tue Dec 10 - City Council Meeting will be held at 6pm in the Cedar Hill Government Center 

Thu Dec 12 - Tourism Advisory Board meeting will be held at 6pm in the 4th Floor Admin Conference Room in Cedar Hill Government Center.

Fri Dec 13 - Bring the whole family to celebrate & learn about the seven principles of Kwanzaa! Enjoy traditional foods of the harvest and live entertainment.  The free event will be held at Zula B Wylie Public Library starting at 6:30pm.

Sat Dec 14 - Environmental Collection Day of hazardous waste, electronics recycling and paper shredding.  Registration is required for the HHW collection event.              

Sat Dec 14 - Enjoy the Winter Flight of fledgling and adult birders with birding classes, crafts, activities and programs.  Event will be held from 10am - 4pm at the Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center.

Sat Dec 14 - Join a Park Ranger for a guided hike at the Holiday Hike!  Learn about the history of St. Nick and discuss the value of prairie land.  All ages welcome to this event at 11am at Cedar Hill State Park.  Regular park admission fees apply.

Sat Dec 14 Short on time? Bring your unwrapped gifts to the CPAAA Annual Gift-Wrapping event.  Santa's helpers can help you wrap those holiday gifts!  Event will be held at Hillside Village Shopping Center (next to Santa) from 11am- 9pm.  Proceeds benefit Cedar Hill Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association (CPAAA).

Sat Dec 14 - The holiday season is in full swing and your CHHS Theatre Department would like to invite you to the 1st Annual Coffee House to pump you up with some Holiday Spirit!  join us for yummy baked treats, hot chocolate, coffee and our highlighted performances of the year.  Event will be held at 5pm at the Cedar Hill High School Hawkins Hall.

Sat Dec 14 - It is time for Caroling at Penn Farm!  Start the family friendly event with a lantern-lit tour of Penn Farm with a park ranger, then wrap up with a Christmas carol sing-a-long around the campfire while enjoying hot chocolate, hot apple cider, cookies, and other holiday treats.   Event will be from 6pm-8pm at Cedar Hill State Park.  Regular park admission fees apply. -spotlight

Sat Dec 14 - As always, remember you can also go hiking with your furry best friend during Dog Day Saturdays at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center 9 am - 5 pm. Check trail status here.

Sun Dec 14 Short on time? Bring your unwrapped gifts to the CPAAA Annual Gift-Wrapping event.  Santa's helpers can help you wrap those holiday gifts!  Event will be held at Hillside Village Shopping Center (next to Santa) from 11am- 5pm.  Proceeds benefit Cedar Hill Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association (CPAAA).


Dec 02

Week of December 2, 2019

Posted on December 2, 2019 at 10:16 am by Michelle Hernandez

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Mon Dec 2 Cedar Hill Rotary Club will be meeting at 6pm at High Pointe Baptist Church for their weekly meeting.

Mon Dec 2 - Bring your furry best friend to Santa's Paws at Hillside Village!  With each package purchased, $5 goes to help the Tri-City Animal Shelter. 

Wed Dec 4 - 7 - Planapalooza is an intense, participatory design and visioning process for the city’s Comprehensive Plan – “Cedar Hill Next”. You are invited to work directly with your neighbors, city leadership, city staff, and a multidisciplinary consultant team to provide input on your vision for the community's future. Be sure to mark your calendars to participate in this exciting event and check out LetsTalkCedarHill.com/CedarHillNext for more specific details. If you would like to receive updates throughout the process, subscribe to the list for “Cedar Hill Next – Comprehensive Plan” through Notify Me.       

Thu Dec 5 Mayor's Prayer Breakfast - Join in this community event to pray for our community and all who live, work, visit, go to school or in any way are touched by Cedar Hill. We also pray for our country and our world.  Event will be held at Alan E Sims Cedar Hill Recreation Center from 7:30am-8:30am.        

Thu Dec 5 - Bring the family to the annual Holiday on the Hill to start the holiday celebrations!  There will be plenty of holiday activities, live performances and the official lighting of the City of Cedar Hill tree.  Festivities will be from 6pm - 8pm in Historic Downtown.

Fri Dec 6 - Bring your friends for Holiday Sip & Shop in the center gift shop!  Sip on wine and enjoy 20% discount on all gift shop items that include things like jewelry, home decor, science-based educational gifts for kids and much more.  No tickets needed and refreshments available at the Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center.

Fri & Sat Dec 6-7 - Watch and sing along as a cast of 24 scholars bring to life the 60-minute musical, based on the 2006 Disney Channel original movie, Disney High School Musical Jr.   The musical will begin at 7pm at the Hawkins Hall in Cedar Hill High School.

Sat Dec 7 - Join the Friends of the Library Holiday Open House at the Zula B Wylie Public Library for a free event to meet Santa, share refreshments, and enjoy holiday crafts.

Sat Dec 7 - As always, remember you can also go hiking with your furry best friend during Dog Day Saturdays at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center 9 am - 5 pm. Check trail status here.


Nov 25

Week of November 25, 2019

Posted on November 25, 2019 at 8:33 am by Michelle Hernandez

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Mon Nov 25 Cedar Hill Rotary Club will be meeting at 6pm at High Pointe Baptist Church for their weekly meeting.

Mon Nov 25 - Bring your furry best friend to Santa's Paws at Hillside Village!  With each package purchased, $5 goes to help the Tri-City Animal Shelter. 

Tue Nov 26 - Cedar Hill Lions Club  will be meeting at 12pm at Good Shepherd Church for their regular meeting.

Tue Nov 26 City Council Special Called Meeting will take place at 6pm in the T.W. "Turk" Cannady/Cedar Hill Room at the Government Center.                

Thu Nov 28 - Happy Thanksgiving!

Sat Nov 30 - Make a difference and shop Small Business Saturday!  By buying local, you are impacting your community and impacting growth.

Sat Nov 30 - As always, remember you can also go hiking with your furry best friend during Dog Day Saturdays at Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center 9 am - 5 pm. Check trail status here.