What We Support

Our organization is committed to supporting the Bath House in realizing its commitment to nurturing the arts, encouraging diversity, and strengthening community relationships.

What We Do

We're a board that is passionate about the Bath House and actively involved in its commitment to our diverse community

Encourage a Learning Environment Encourage a Learning Environment

for children and adults alike      

Sponsor Events Sponsor Events

for Dallas’ diverse cultures and the artist community at large

Foster Community Involvement Foster Community Involvement

for the uninterrupted preservation of the Landmark building      

Secure Funds Secure Funds

through fundraisers targeted to support programs and improvements

Promote Advocacy Promote Advocacy

with the City of Dallas to ensure the Bath House continues to thrive

Raise Awareness Raise Awareness

to promote the Center’s programs and events throughout Dallas  

Late Breaking News

1 Sep 2021

NTX Giving Day Now Open for Early Donations!

NTX Giving Day Now Open for Early Donations!

Starting today, September 1, you may donate to North Texas Giving Day all the way through September 22.  Your generosity with the Friends is always appreciated! Follow this link to go directly to the Friends’ page for NTX Giving Day: https://www.northtexasgivingday.org/friends-of-the-bath-house-cultural-center

29 Aug 2021

On Stage Live : It’s My Party!

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On Stage Live : It’s My Party!

OnStage LIVE at the Bath House Cultural Center & Polling Place – September 17 – October 10, 2021! TICKETS ON SALE – September 1, 2021. 100 YEARS AGO, IN THE MIDDLE OF A PANDEMIC, WOMEN WON THE RIGHT TO VOTE.​ Hunger strikes… Beatings… Imprisonment… Do you know the true story?​ Based on real historical figures, It’s […]

29 Aug 2021

Recent Artwork by Kelly B. Morris starting September 4

Recent Artwork by Kelly B. Morris starting September 4

Recent Artwork by Kelly B. Morris Curated by Jose Vargas September 4-October 2, 2021 Meet the Artist: Saturday, September 4, 2021 (6-8 PM) – Featuring a live jazz performance by Percussion Things It has been said that some environments can affect the work of artists in certain ways.  That seems to be true for artist Kelly B. Morris.  In […]

29 Aug 2021

Lakefront Live! Concert Series Starts 9.14

Lakefront Live! Concert Series Starts 9.14

The Bath House’s new Lakefront Live! concert series launches on September 14! All shows are free to the public and take place in our indoor-outdoor Lake Level space on the shore of White Rock Lake. Bring your friends and family to enjoy our incredible local performers! IDANIA Tuesday | September 14, 2021 | 7:30 PM https://www.instagram.com/Idaniaofficialig/ https://www.facebook.com/IDANIAmusic Whether Idania is […]

What People Are Saying

Read the compliments from our visitors and membership

  • Denise Lee, Chanteuse, Actress

    I offer my thanks and gratitude for everything Friends of the Bath House has done to make this first season [Dallas Cabaret Series & Festival in the Underground] to make this first season, not just possible, but a huge success and we look forward to our 2nd season.

    We are committed to bringing in only the highest quality Cabaret entertainment and doing our part to shine a light on the jewel that is the Bath House Cultural Center.

    Here’s to more music!!

    - Denise Lee, Chanteuse, Actress
  • Stephan Strange & Casey Smith, Benefactors

    The Bath House has always held special memories for me, as a life-long lover of White Rock Lake, as I grew up here and returned upon retirement.  When I was a child, I squeezed between ill-fitting gates to play within its abandoned structure.  When I was a young boy, its veranda provided lessons in photographic perspective as well as fanning the flames of young love at sundown.  


    - Stephan Strange & Casey Smith, Benefactors
  • Mark Clayton, Former Councilman, City of Dallas

    The Friends are incredible volunteers who preserve a jewel of our area selflessly and too often without thanks. They represent the best of East Dallas.

    - Mark Clayton, Former Councilman, City of Dallas
  • Marty Ray

    A Personal Story and Why I am one of the Friends of the BathHouse

    White Rock Lake is part of my earliest memories. I was born in Dallas and always lived not far from the lake. I fished and played there as a child, went to school parties at the old rock picnic shelter, twirled on the merry-go-round and slid down the slides. I played spin the bottle there as a young teen-ager and roasted hot dogs and watched the stars & moon shine on the waters.


    - Marty Ray
  • Hope this becomes a regular event [in reference to the “Color Outside the Lines” event]. We had a wonderful time.

    - MC Munson
  • Laurie McClurg

    Where is my favorite place to show and sell my art? The Bath House Cultural Center of course. The dedicated professional staff organizes/advertises the show. The Volunteers of the Friends of the Bath House support the artists throughout the entire show. I get to meet wonderful artists & see/buy their work. And our browsers and buyers are the best!

    - Laurie McClurg