Special Events

Participation in Special Events do not require a Branch Connection Membership. 

The Branch Connection, Farmers Branch, Texas
Margaritaville Dance

Saturday, June 15, 2019  |  7:30 - 11 pm

Fee: Tickets $10
Calling all Parrotheads! We found your lost shaker of salt at The Branch Connection. Join us for an evening of Buffet beach vibes with The Bad Monkeys Band, surf side snacks & margaritas!

Sponsored by Gatherings at Mercer Crossing

Branch Connection Craft Fair

Saturday, October 19
9 am - 4 pm

Vendor Registration Schedule

Farmers Branch Residents: July 11 - July 24
Open Registration: July 25, 8 am until spaces are sold out
Vendor Application and Information

Monthly Breakfast 

Menu: sausage, gravy, biscuits, eggs, fruit, juice & coffee Host: Senior Advisory Board 


onday, June 3 | 8:15 am | No Charge 

  Sponsor: MTVIR-Interventional Radiology Practice Entertainment: Ron Jones   

Monday, July 1 | 8:15 am | No Charge 


Sponsor: Stone Street Development    Entertainment: Low Brass Choir

Old Time Acoustic Jam

Saturdays, June 8 | July 20 | August 10 | September 21 | October | 1:30-4:30 pm | Free

Bring your acoustic instrument and jam with others who enjoy playing old time songs. 

Second Friday Franks

Friday, June 14 | July 12 | August 9 | September 13 | Noon | Fee: $2

Come enjoy a hot dog, chips, cookies, ice tea and learn about a featured program each month.    June 14: Random Acts of Kindness Group      July 12:  Cloggers Dancers August 9: Art Group September: Dulcimer Group

Birthday Lunch

Wednesday, June 19 | July 17  | August 21 | September 18 | October 16 | November 20 | December 18 Noon 

Fee: $4  Free if it’s your birthday month!
June 19: Beef Stroganoff
July 17: Sloppy Joes
August 21: 3 Salads
September 18: King Ranch Chicken
October 16: Chili Con Carne, Corn Bread and Fruit 
November 20: Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwiches 
December 18: Meat Loaf and Smashed Potatoes 

Cake Sponsor: Brookdale Assisted Living Farmers Branch

Connection Karaoke 

Wednesday, June 19 & July 17 | 6 - 8 pm | No Charge

Better living through Karaoke! Everyone has a song in their heart, so let’s hear you sing it! Whether you are a seasoned performer or limit your singing to the shower, we want you to come join in the fun.  

North Texas Line Dance Workshop 

June 21 | 8 am - 5 pm & June 22 |  1 - 5 pm

For information, contact: kaubrey@aol.com
Activities in the multi-purpose room are canceled June 21 &  22.

Spud and Show: Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Tuesday, May 28 |  11:30 am

Fee: $4  

Enjoy a baked potato with all the fixin's and this movie staring Melissa McCarthy, Richard Grant and Dolly Wells. The story is about a writer named Lee Israel who was successful in the 70’s and 80’s. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack. This movie relays the true story of the best-selling celebrity biographer. Purchase movie ticket at the front desk before Friday, May 24. 

Spud and Show: Green Book

Tuesday, July 23 | 11:30 am | Fee: $4 ticket by July 19

An Oscar nominated film that depicts an American, in the South, who had to use a Green Book to travel. Enjoy this comedy-drama movie staring Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali and Linda Cardellini. 

Avoiding Scams

Friday, July 26 | 11:30 am | No Charge 

Learn about the types of scams targeting seniors and how to protect yourself from becoming a victim.

AARP Safe Driver Course

Thursday, June 27 | July 25  | August 22 | September 26 | October 24 | 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Not held in November or December
Fee: AARP members $15, Non Members $20
Learn to compensate for age-related changes, reduce traffic violations, accidents & chance for injury.