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Fort Worth Show of Antiques and Art

February 9, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sat Mar 05 2016 .
Thu, 03/03/2016 - 9:00am
Fri, 03/04/2016 - 9:00am
Sat, 03/05/2016 - 9:00am

The 53rd annual Fort Worth Show of Antiques and Art will run from Thursday, March 3 to Saturday, March 5 at the Will Rogers Memorial Center, 3400 Burnett-Tandy in Fort Worth. Thursday and Friday hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Produced by Aledo resident Jan Orr-Harter, the show features 150 Top Exhibitors, Pilgrim Century to Mid-Century Modern and "The Art Dept.” – 22 gallery booths of antique and contemporary art. 

Pet adoptions through the Humane Society of North Texas will also be available.

Adult admission is $8, which is good for all three days. Children are admitted free. For more information, visit fortworthshow.com.

Groundwater Conservation District Meeting

January 19, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Mon, 01/25/2016 - 5:00pm

The Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District will hold its regular board meeting at 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25 at the Upper Trinity GCD office, 1250 East Highway 199 in Springtown. As well as their regular consent agenda, the UTGCD Board of Directors will discuss and possibly take action regarding the submittal of proposed Desired Future Conditions to Groundwater Management Area 8.

For more information about UTGCD, including meeting dates and well registration forms, visit www.uppertrinitygcd.com or call the District’s main office in Springtown, 817-523-5200.

Onis and Rodney Dalton Benefit

January 19, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/23/2016 - 12:00pm

The community will come together to celebrate the life of Onis and Rodney Dalton at 12 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23 at Railhead Steakhouse in Willow Park. The Daltons died in a vehicle accident in Willow Park in December of 2015. Local restaurants have been holding benefits for Chessa Frair, who will receive the proceeds at the dinner on Saturday.

Veterans Bankruptcy Clinic

January 19, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Wed, 02/03/2016 - 5:30pm

Attorneys will provide free legal counsel and advice for bankruptcy and debtor rights to low income, disabled, unemployed and homeless veterans at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3 at Cityplace Events, 2711 N. Haskell Ave in Dallas. Veterans must register to attend by visiting metroplex.veteranslegalservices.us prior to the clinic. Veterans must also take their DD Form 214 or VA ID card. No walk-ins will be accepted.

Hike for Life

January 12, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/23/2016 - 1:00pm

Parker County Conservatives

January 12, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Tue, 01/19/2016 - 6:15pm

Texas State Senator Konni Burton (R-Fort Worth) will provide a review of the recent state legislative session at a meeting of the Parker County Conservatives at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19 at the Parker County Cowboy Church, 5050 FM5 in Aledo. Two members of Sen. Ted Cruz’ presidential campaign will also be at the meeting. A light dinner and snacks will be available from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m., and the meeting will run from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m.

Winter RUNderland 5k

January 6, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/16/2016 - 8:30am

Texas Health Fitness Center in Willow Park will host a 1K and 5K Winter RUNderland Fun Run beginning at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 16 at 101 Crown Pointe Blvd.in Willow Park. The 1K begins at 8:30 an the 5K is at 9 a.m. Early registration fees are $25 for the 5K and $10 for the 1K. Group rate is $20 per person. Race day registration fees increase by $5. To register, visit texashealth.org/wp-fitness. For more information, call Rebecca Slemmons at 817-757-1550 or email rebeccaslemmons@texashealth.org.

Ladies Tennis League

January 5, 2016 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Mon, 01/11/2016 - 7:00pm

The winter ladies tennis league begins Monday, Jan. 11.Matches are played at 7 p.m. on Monday nights at Aledo High School courts. Openings are available for both permanent and substitute players.For more information, email aledotennis@sbcglobal.net.

Klassy Kloggers Classes

December 29, 2015 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Mon, 01/04/2016 - 6:00pm

The Klassy Kloggers will begin new classes Jan. 4. Beginner classes are Mondays from 6-7 p.m.; Intermediate classes are Tuesdays at 7 p.m. and Fun Dance for All is held Wednesdays from 6-8 p.m. Classes meet at 1225 Holland Lake Road in Weatherford. Class fee is $15 per month, but free classes for guests are offered in January. For more information, call Shirley at 254-246-1972.

Holiday Sip and Shop

December 8, 2015 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/18/2015 - 6:00pm

The Village Shoppes on Bankhead will host a Sip and Shop from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 18.

Dash N Dinners will have plenty of goodies to eat. Ellas Tea Parties will offer deals on parties and fun activities. Blurred Lines will offer specials on a variety of services. Refinishing Queen will have treats, drawings and discounts on furniture and home decor. Freckles Children's Boutique will hold a fall/holiday sale. EllaMies Bowtique will have jewelry and hair accessories on sale. Grab a cup of coffee and a treat from the coffee shop.

Village Shoppes are located at 9500 E Bankhead Hwy.

Sports Calendar

Friday, February 12

  • AHS vs. Granbury at AHS;

    Varsity- 6:30 p.m.

    JV- 5 p.m.

    9th A- 5 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Birdville HS Tournament; all day

  • AHS Varsity Ladycats at Granbury; 6 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Granbury; 7:45 p.m.

Saturday, February 13

  • AHS at Lake Dallas Scrimmage;

    JV- 4 p.m.

    Freshman- 12 p.m.

  • AHS Ladycats Scrimmage vs. Weatherford at AHS;

    Varsity- 12:30 p.m.

    JV- 11 a.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Lake Dallas at AHS Scrimmage; 12 p.m.

Monday, February 15

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson at AHS; 7:30 p.m.

  • AHS JV Ladycats vs. Burleson at AHS; 6 p.m.

Tuesday, February 16

  • AHS at Cleburne;

    Varsity- 6:30 p.m.

    JV- 5 p.m.

    9th A- 5 p.m.

  • AHS JV at South Hills JV Tournament at McLeland; all day

  • AHS at South Grand Prairie Scrimmage;

    JV 4:30 p.m.

    Freshman- 7 p.m.

  • AHS Ladycats at Mansfield Summit;

    Varsity- 7 p.m.

    JV- 5:30 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. South Grand Prarie at AHS Scrimmage; 4:30 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity Ladycats vs. Cleburne at AHS; 6 p.m.

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