ESU Dallas Branch

A Message from the Dallas Branch

The Dallas Branch of the English-Speaking Union extends a warm welcome to visitors and members to attend all events.

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News And Events

May 4th Queen's Tea Party


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Evelyn Wrench Speaker Nicholas Bennett


David Huntley

David Huntley will be our speaker at our January 25, 2014 event. He will be speaking on his spy thriller, "Death Watch Beetle". We will meet at the City Café, 5757 W. Lovers Lane, Dallas, Texas 75209. The cost is $23. Send your checks to Joseph P. Walker, III, P.O. Box 12669, Dallas, Texas 75225 by January 21st. If you have questions, please contact Martha Chawner at


Annual Shakespeare Competition

Our chapter sponsors the Dallas/Fort Worth area Shakespeare competition for local high schools. This year we will hold the competition at Highland Park High School, 4220 Emerson Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75205, 9am to Noon on February 22, 2014. We will also go to a luncheon afterwards at City Café, 5757 W. Lovers Lane, Dallas, Texas 75209. Contact Martha Chawner for more information or to volunteer to help out at


Wrench Speaker - Ncholas Bennett

We will have our Wrench Speaker, Nicholas Bennett, JP, present to us on April 5, 2014 at the Hilton Dallas Hotel (Park Cities at the corner of Mockingbird Lane and US Highway 75, Dallas, Texas).


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