“Stroll Through Texas History”
The Texas Heroes Foundation (THF) invites you to “Stroll Through Texas History” on March 2nd & 3rd, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, beginning at Acton Baptist Church at 3500 Fall Creek Hwy in Acton. Children can meet Texas Heroes, portrayed by the THF Team, partake in Elizabeth Crockett Memorial Ceremony, see black powder demonstrations, enjoy period music & performing art winners, view the Student History Fair, vote on People’s Choice Award and more. Saturday Celebration pending. For times and events updates click here.
Enter THF Student History Fair
2017 THF History Fair Theme: “Taking a Stand in Texas History”
Awards – $200 best of show. Each category each level: $100 first, $50 second & $25 third and Group Award $100 to be shared. We encourage choirs, bands, drama groups and others to participate in group categories. Awards Program will be on Thursday March 3rd at 6:30 at Acton Baptist Church. Entries may be picked up after the program. All entries not picked up will be discarded. Contact Peggy Freeman 214-675-5752 with questions. For rules and deadlines click here.
All graduating seniors are invited to enter the Texas Independence Day Student History Competition to be considered for a Texas Heroes Foundation Scholarship. Click here for a senior scholarship application to be submitted with your entry.
We will be happy to document your service or help you in anyway to fulfill service hours for National Honor Society, Scouts and more. We have a number of fun ways you can help with the Celebration. Tell us where you want to help and how many hours you want to volunteer. Leave your contact information below in the comments box. We will contact you. Bring this form to your work station the day of the TID Celebration for documentation of service.
Do you love Texas History and enjoy making a difference in the community, state, world. Get information on how to be considered for the Young Heroes Teen Board. Leave your contact information and something about why you want to be part of the team. To nominate a student add a comment below, leave your contact information and something about the student and we consider that student.