Calendar of Events

Saturday, April 8, 2023 at 9:00 am to Noon
2023 DeSoto Candidate Forum
From DeSoto Area Chamber & Concerned DeSoto Citizens
Bluebonnet Rooms of the DeSoto Town Center
Contact Dorothy Pierce Click here to see Facebook Video



Saturday, March 25, 2023 at 2:00 pm
Bowling for Scholars
with Concerned DeSoto Citizens
AMF Bowl, 121 Northgate, DeSoto TX 75115
All proceeds benefit scholarships for DeSoto High School Students!

Saturday, March 11, 2023 at 10:00 am
Concerned DeSoto Citizens Monthly Meeting features
Matt Carlson, CEO
DeSoto Economic Development Corporation
DeSoto Library Community Room

Sunday, February 19, 2023 at 4:00 pm
Concerned DeSoto Citizens presents
GospelFest 2023
featuring Saxophonist Tom Braxton
Church of the Disciple, 2205 Cockrell Hill Road, DeSoto TX 75115
All proceeds benefited scholarships for DeSoto High School Students!

Click Here to see video of GospelFest 2023!


December 28, 2022 at 7:00 pm
Celebrate Kwanzaa
with Concerned DeSoto Citizens
DeSoto Civic Center Bluebonnet Rooms
Free Admission with donation of canned goods to benefit DeSoto Food Pantry

October 11th 2022 at 6:00 pm @ Eagle Stadium
DeSoto ISD All Pro Dads Kick Off Event
All Pro Dad Draft Day

August 13th 2022 at 10:00 am
Concerned DeSoto Citizens 2022-2023 Planning Meeting
DeSoto Library Community Room

June 11, 2022 at 10:00 am
Welcome DeSoto ISD's New Superintendent of Schools -
Dr. Usamah Rodgers

DeSoto Library Community Room/Zoom

May 14, 2022 at 10:00 am
Conversation with Dallas County Tax Assesor
DeSoto Library Community Room/Zoom  

March 26, 2022 at 2:00 pm
2022 Bowling for $cholars
AMF DeSoto Lanes
121 Northgate, DeSoto, TX 75115


February, 20, 2022 - Sunday at 4:30 pm
GospelFest 2022!
Celebrate Black History Month at CDC's 22nd Annual GospelFest!
Featuring The DeSoto High School Choir, The New Covenant Christian Fellowship Choir,
Cat Garner, M.C.-James Adams,
and The Gospel Legend Tommye Young-West

Click Here to see the CDCDeSoto GospelFest 2022 Video


February 12th, 2022 at 10:00 am
Presentation by Matt Carlson, CEO, DeSoto's Development Corporation
Concerned DeSoto Citizen's Monthly Meeting
In Person: DeSoto Library Community Room, DeSoto, TX 75115
Via Zoom:



December 29, 2021 - 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Kwanzaa At The Grow DeSoto Market Place
UJAMAA Cooperative Economics
Music, Poetry, Drums, Shopping & MORE!
Free event, Please bring a canned good to benefit the DeSoto Food Pantry.
Grow DeSoto Market Place
324 E. Beltline Road, DeSoto, TX 75115


December 11, 2021 - 10:00 am
DeSoto ISD Superintendent Profile Development Sessions
DeSoto Civic Center Library


September 11, 2021 - 9:30 am
Concerned DeSoto Citizen's Monthly Meeting
DeSoto Library Community Room
-OR- Via Zoom


April 24, 2021 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
17th Annual Bowling for Scholars
AMF DeSoto Bowling Lanes
121 Northgate Drive, DeSoto TX

April 24, 2021 - 9:00 am to Noon
2021 Candidate Forum
via Zoom

April 10, 2021 - 9:30 am
Monthly Meeting
Via Zoom

March 13, 2021 - 9:30 am
Monthly Meeting
Via Zoom

February 13, 2021 - 9:30 am
Monthly Meeting - Meet Newly Elected Mayor & Councilwoman Place 7
Via Zoom

January 9, 2021 - 9:30 am
Monthly Meeting - Special Election Candidate Forum
Click on the link to see the recording
of the Special Election Candidate Forum
for DeSoto Mayor & City Council Place 7!
Video - CDC 2021 Jan 9th Candidate Forum


December 26, 2020 - 9:30 am
CDC Kwanzaa Celebration - The Principles of Kwanzaa
Click Here to see CDC's Annual Kwanzaa Celebration
with Thelma Clardy discussing the principles of Kwanzaa
Special entertainment by Cat Garner
and a look back at line dance by the DeSoto Steppers.

November 14, 2020 - 9:30 am
Monthly Meeting - Meet Desoto's New City Manager Brandon Wright
Virtual Event Via Zoom:
November 6, 2020 - 11:00 a.m.
Mayor Curtistine S. McCowan Celebration Service
Kirkwood Temple C.M.E.
1440 Sunny Glen Drive
Dallas, TX 75232

October 10, 2020 at 10:30am to Noon
CDCDesoto's Annual Candidate Forum
Click Here to See The Recorded Event

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