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Artist speaking to association

April 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Mon, 04/27/2015 - 6:30pm

The April Weatherford Art Association meeting will be held April 27 at 6:30 p.m. at the Firehouse Art Gallery at 119 Palo Pinto.
After a short meeting, watercolor artist Michael Holter will demonstrate his unique watercolor style in portraiture. 
April Artist of the Month will be selected.  The public is invited to attend.
Holter is a Texas based artist working in watercolor and oil. His work has received numerous awards and recognition and can be found in private and corporate collections in the U.S. and several foreign countries. 
His current work falls into two categories: watercolor figurative and oil landscapes (plein air and studio). 
He has been painting most of his life, and has been an art teacher, art director and businessman in the fine art and commercial creative arenas.

Fort Worth Antiques and Art Show

January 13, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sat Mar 08 2014 .
Fri, 03/07/2014 - 9:00am
Sat, 03/08/2014 - 9:00am

The 51st Fort Worth Show of Antiques and Art will be held March 7-8 at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth. It will open at 9 a.m. each day and run until 7 p.m. Friday and 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $7, good for both days, and children are admitted free.

Tuesdays at the Modern

January 10, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Repeats every week until Tue Apr 08 2014 .
Tue, 02/04/2014 (All day)
Tue, 02/11/2014 (All day)
Tue, 02/18/2014 (All day)
Tue, 02/25/2014 (All day)
Tue, 03/04/2014 (All day)
Tue, 03/11/2014 (All day)
Tue, 03/18/2014 (All day)
Tue, 03/25/2014 (All day)
Tue, 04/01/2014 (All day)
Tue, 04/08/2014 (All day)

The popular Tuesday Evenings at the Modern series of lectures and presentations by artists, architects, historians, and critics is free and open to the public each Tuesday from February 4 through April 8. Lectures begin at 7 pm in the Museum's auditorium. Seating begins at 6:30 p.m. and is limited to 250; a live broadcast of the presentations is shown in Café Modern for any additional guests. Free admission tickets (limit two) are available at the Modern's information desk beginning at 5 p.m. on the day of the lecture. The museum galleries remain open until 7 p.m. Tuesday evenings during the series (general admission applies).
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell Street
Fort Worth, Texas

Texas Girls Choir auditions

January 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Repeats every 7 days until Sat Jan 25 2014 .
Sat, 01/11/2014 - 12:30pm
Sat, 01/18/2014 - 12:30pm
Sat, 01/25/2014 - 12:30pm

Auditions for new members of the Texas Girls Choir will be held in January.
Girls 8 through 12 may audition. Must have an adequate voice, a B average in school and come prepared to sing the first verse of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” or a song they know well and can sing a cappella.
Auditions are held at the choir’s headquarters, 4449 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.
Auditions are Jan. 7, Jan. 9, Jan. 14, Jan. 16, Jan. 21, Jan. 23, Jan. 28 and Jan. 30 at 6:45 p.m. and Jan. 11, Jan. 18 and Jan. 25 at 12:30 p.m.
For more information call 817-732-8161 or email TGC@texasgirlschoir.org or the website at texasgirlschoir.org.

Texas Girls Choir auditions

January 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Repeats every 7 days until Thu Jan 30 2014 .
Thu, 01/09/2014 - 6:45pm
Thu, 01/16/2014 - 6:45pm
Thu, 01/23/2014 - 6:45pm
Thu, 01/30/2014 - 6:45pm

Auditions for new members of the Texas Girls Choir will be held in January.
Girls 8 through 12 may audition. Must have an adequate voice, a B average in school and come prepared to sing the first verse of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” or a song they know well and can sing a cappella.
Auditions are held at the choir’s headquarters, 4449 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.
Auditions are Jan. 7, Jan. 9, Jan. 14, Jan. 16, Jan. 21, Jan. 23, Jan. 28 and Jan. 30 at 6:45 p.m. and Jan. 11, Jan. 18 and Jan. 25 at 12:30 p.m.
For more information call 817-732-8161 or email TGC@texasgirlschoir.org or the website at texasgirlschoir.org.

Western Art Show

January 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/08/2014 (All day)

The Weatherford Art Association has issued a “Call-for-Artists” for the 2014 WAA Western Art Show and Sale that will run from Monday, Jan. 13 through Sunday, Feb. 9. Prospectus and entry forms are available at the Firehouse Gallery, 119 Palo Pinto or at weatherfordart.com.
All western themed art works for the show in any media that have not previously been in the show, and have been created within the last three years are eligible for this judged show. Registration dates are Jan. 8-9-10, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Firehouse Gallery in Weatherford. All framed art must be wired for hanging (no saw-toothed hangers). Plexiglass is required for works on paper.
Registration fees for non-members is $15 per entry, limit of three entries, and for members, $10 per entry, limit three entries per artist. Cash awards will be presented at the show reception Friday, Jan. 17 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Artist Randy Meador will judge the entries.
WAA is honored to feature Aledo artist, Homer Norris as the special guest artist during the Western Art Show.

Texas Girls Choir auditions

January 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Repeats every 7 days until Tue Jan 28 2014 .
Tue, 01/07/2014 - 6:45pm
Tue, 01/14/2014 - 6:45pm
Tue, 01/21/2014 - 6:45pm
Tue, 01/28/2014 - 6:45pm

Auditions for new members of the Texas Girls Choir will be held in January.
Girls 8 through 12 may audition. Must have an adequate voice, a B average in school and come prepared to sing the first verse of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” or a song they know well and can sing a cappella.
Auditions are held at the choir’s headquarters, 4449 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.
Auditions are Jan. 7, Jan. 9, Jan. 14, Jan. 16, Jan. 21, Jan. 23, Jan. 28 and Jan. 30 at 6:45 p.m. and Jan. 11, Jan. 18 and Jan. 25 at 12:30 p.m.
For more information call 817-732-8161 or email TGC@texasgirlschoir.org or the website at texasgirlschoir.org.

Aledo students perform in international theatre company production

July 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/29/2011 - 10:00am

Special to The Community News
Special to The Community News: Aledo Students perform in Kids Who Care’s premiere of “Choices,” the newest in a series of original musicals written by Texas playwrights and songwriters. Front row (from left): Addison Cook, Avery Weckel and Madison Harvey and (back row eft): Paxton Martin, Alicia Henson, Maddox Martin, Mallory Martin, Matthew Brandon and Lauren Moore.

Aledo students perform in international theatre company production

July 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Tue Aug 02 2011 .
Sat, 07/30/2011 - 2:00pm
Sun, 07/31/2011 - 2:00pm

Special to The Community News
Special to The Community News: Aledo Students perform in Kids Who Care’s premiere of “Choices,” the newest in a series of original musicals written by Texas playwrights and songwriters. Front row (from left): Addison Cook, Avery Weckel and Madison Harvey and (back row eft): Paxton Martin, Alicia Henson, Maddox Martin, Mallory Martin, Matthew Brandon and Lauren Moore.

Aledo students perform in international theatre company production

July 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Mon Aug 01 2011 .
Thu, 07/28/2011 - 7:30pm
Fri, 07/29/2011 - 7:30pm
Sat, 07/30/2011 - 7:30pm

Special to The Community News
Special to The Community News: Aledo Students perform in Kids Who Care’s premiere of “Choices,” the newest in a series of original musicals written by Texas playwrights and songwriters. Front row (from left): Addison Cook, Avery Weckel and Madison Harvey and (back row eft): Paxton Martin, Alicia Henson, Maddox Martin, Mallory Martin, Matthew Brandon and Lauren Moore.

Sports Calendar

Monday, April 20

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Crowley, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Crowley at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 21

  • Aledo Ladycats at Granbury, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Crowley, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, April 23

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Tison at Aledo High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 24

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Burleson, 5:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Cleburne at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 27

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 28

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Granbury, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, May 1

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game and Senior Night
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Cleburne, 5:00 pm. *District Game

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