Ouachita Valley Dog Training Club Obedience Trials 08/27/2016 to 08/28/2016 Obedience trials are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at the Monroe Civic Center Conference Hall.
Discover the Dinosaurs Unleashed 08/28/2016 Venture back to a time when the dinosaurs roamed the earth at Discover the Dinosaurs UNLEASHED. Experience up-close encounters with a life like Stegosaurus, Velociraptor and the king T-Rex in this walk-thru exhibit. Kids become junior paleontologists as they dig for fossils in the Valley of the Bones. Visit the Kids Adventure Zone filled with themed bouncy houses, crafts and more. It’s family fun of prehistoric proportions!
Downtown Block Party 08/31/2016 Join First Baptist Downtown Monroe as they host an fun filled evening with live music from Bradley Bridges, food trucks, door prizes, and games for all ages.
Darryl's Pecan Pie from Big Momma's Fine Foods
1 cup Karo Light Corn Syrup
1 cup sugar
2 Tbsp. melted butter
1 Tbsp. flour
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups (6 oz.) pecans
1 unbaked 9 in. deep dish pie crust.
Preheat oven to 325°F. Combine the first five ingredients and, using a spoon, stir to mix thoroughly. Stir in the pecans. Pour the mixture into the pie crust. Bake on the center rack for about 60-70 minutes. Let it cool, and enjoy!
Tip: The pie is done when the center reaches about 200°F.