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Events from the East Parker County Library

Book sale

May 1, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Fri, 06/28/2013 - 9:00am - 6:00pm

The East Parker County Library will hold a book sale from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, June 28, in the library parking lot. Julie Bean’s ice cream truck will be on site. With enough registrants, the event will also include free mammograms. Call the library at 817-441-6545 for more information or to sign up for a mammogram.

Garden Party

April 8, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/01/2013 - 11:00am - 2:00pm

The 10th Annual Garden Party will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, at AJ Hood Pioneer Home on 1279 Jenkins Road in Aledo.

Top 10 Reasons to Attend:
 
1.  enjoy great Texas BBQ
2.  tap your feet to Clear Fork Jazz
3.  take home a free flower
4.  pet a pig
5.  listen to storytellers under the trees
6.  wear a crazy hat and win a prize
7.  shop for gift baskets and books
8.  sign up for Summer Reading Program
9.  art and games for children and teens
10.  help us celebrate 10 years of growth at EPCL

Book Signing

February 12, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/15/2013 - 10:30am

Kristin Bryan, Aledo author of “Bearcats' Path to Victory,” will read to children at the 10:30 story time on Friday, Feb. 15 at the East Parker County Library. In addition, copies of her new book will be available for purchase and signing.

Library to benefit from matching donations

September 4, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/13/2012 - 7:00am - Fri, 09/14/2012 - 12:00am

Giving Day: The East Parker County Library will receive matching funds from Donor Bridge Sept. 13, designated as North Texas Giving Day. On that day, from 7 a.m. until midnight, anyone can visit www.DonorBridgeTX.org and make a minimum $25 donation to the East Parker County Library. The library will receive a share of one million dollars set aside as matching funds for non-profit organizations. When visiting the site, search for East Parker County Library.

Anita Bond Day

August 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/02/2012 - 6:00pm

Anita Bond
Anita Bond, recipient of the "Never Give Up" Award, will have a birthday celebration at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 2 at the East Parker County Library. Diane Brown will unveil her portrait of Anita Bond. There will be light refreshments, fun and fellowship. For more information call 817-441-6545 or visit www.epclibrary.com.

Mysteries of the Past

June 5, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/30/2012 - 10:30am

The East Parker County Library is hosting an off-site summer reading event at 10:30 a.m. on June 30 at the historic A. J. Hood Pioneer Home, 1279 Jenkins Road, Aledo. Special presenter Kim Payne will talk about the history of early settlers in Parker County. For more information call 817-441-6545.

Library Party

June 5, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/09/2012 - 10:30am - 1:00pm

The East Parker County Library will host a summer kick-off party and book sale from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 9. For more information call 817-441-6545.

Summer Reading

June 5, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Repeats every week until Fri Jul 20 2012 .
Fri, 06/08/2012 - 10:30am
Fri, 06/15/2012 - 10:30am
Fri, 06/22/2012 - 10:30am
Fri, 06/29/2012 - 10:30am
Fri, 07/06/2012 - 10:30am
Fri, 07/13/2012 - 10:30am
Fri, 07/20/2012 - 10:30am

The East Parker County Library will host a summer reading event at 10:30 a.m. each Friday from June 8 through July 20. Each session is followed by a craft. The library is located at 201 FM 1187 N. in Aledo. For more information call 817-441-6545.

Garden Party

April 12, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/19/2012 - 11:00am - 2:15pm

The Friends of the East Parker County Library will present the ninth annual Garden Party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19 at the AJ Hood pioneer home, 1279 Jenkins Road. Activities will include a book sale, BBQ lunch, music by Clear Fork Jazz, flower gifts, children’s activities and the popular flower hat contest. For more information, call the East Parker County Library at 817-441-6545.
Garden Party

Story Time

February 20, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/24/2012 - 10:00am

The East Parker County Library is offering story time for preschoolers at 10 a.m. on Fridays. A book from the library will be read and a fun craft to follow. The library is located at 201 FM 1187 N in Aledo, 76008. Call the library at 817-441-6545.

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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