Misc Community Events
Mon, 08/13/2012 - 12:30pm
A free Managing Diabetes through Nutrition and Healthy Eating Workshop will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, August 13 at the Weatherford Senior Citizens Center, located at 1225 Holland Lake Drive. The program will focus on providing guidelines for good nutrition and utilizing information provided on food labels for menu planning. There will be a cooking demonstration and individual consultations will be provided after the presentation for those persons seeking additional information and resources. Each participant (one per family) will receive a copy of the American Diabetes Association book, “Month of Meals: Diabetes Meal Planner.” The book contains valuable information covering 600 recipes and will be provided free of charge to eligible participants by the North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging. Pre-registration is requested by calling the Weatherford Senior Citizens Center at 817-594-7149.
Thu, 08/02/2012 - 10:00am
The Parker County Soil and Water Conservation District #558 will meet in an open board meeting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, August 2nd in the Conference Room located in the Agricultural Services Center, 604 North Main St., Suite 100, Weatherford, Texas. The public is invited to attend.
Green River Ordinance
Green River Ordinance, featuring Aledo High School graduates Josh Wilkerson and Josh Jenkins, will perform at The Live Oak Music Hall and Lounge at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15 and Sunday, Sept. 16. They will perform selections from their latest release, “Under Fire.” For more information, visit www.theliveoak.com.
Thu, 09/06/2012 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
The Parker County Committee on Aging will present its annual Bag Lady Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6 at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse Building in Weatherford. The silent auction preview begins at 11 a.m. followed by lunch at noon. Tickets are $30. For more information, call 817-596-4640, visit the Senior Center at 1225 Holland Lake Road in Weatherford, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fri, 07/27/2012 - 11:30am - 1:00pm
Randy Thomas from the Tarleton Small Business Development Center will lead a luncheon workshop on “Starting a Small Business,” hosted by the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce. The workshop will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, July 27 at Candlewood Suites, 215 Alford Dr. in Weatherford. Thomas will cover topics such as financing options, laws and regulations for starting a business, business plan writing process, accessing local, state and federal resources, and where you can get free, one-on-one help to get started. Box lunches furnished by Brioche Bistro & Bakery will furnish box lunches, $10 for Chamber members and $15 for non-members. To make a reservation, call 817-596-3801 or email email@example.com.
The Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District will have a regular meeting of the Board at 5 p.m. on Monday, July 16 at the District Office, 1250 E. Highway 199, Suite 102 in Springtown.
Sat, 01/26/2013 (All day)
The 2013 Big D Climb benefitting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will be Saturday, January 26, 2013 in Dallas. Presented by Ivie & Associates, the Big D Climb is a race up 52 flights of stairs (1,040 steps) with awards given for fastest climber overall, fastest climber by age division, fastest team, best team spirit and top fundraising individual and team. For more information go to www.bigdclimb.org or www.facebook.com/bigdclimb.
Sat, 06/09/2012 - 11:30am - 2:00pm
The Weatherford/Parker County Animal Shelter will have its first “Meet Your Match” day from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 9 at the shelter located at 403 Hickory Lane in Weatherford. There will be a free hotdog lunch, goody bags and an introduction to the available animals. As a promotion, adoptions will be $75 for female dogs, $70 for male dogs, and $45 for all cats on Saturday, June 9 only. If you would like further information or need directions to the Shelter, please call 817-598-4111 or visit www.weatherfordtx.gov/animal.
Mon, 06/25/2012 - 11:30am
The Parkinson Support Group of Tarrant County will meet at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, June 25, 2012 at the Broadway Baptist Church, Third Floor, 305 W. Broadway, Fort Worth for the annual Patriotic Luncheon. Visitors are welcome. For information call 817-275-1909 or visit www.PSGTC.com.
Fri, 07/27/2012 - 11:30am - 1:00pm
The Women's Business Alliance is hosting a seminar on using body language to improve sales from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, July 27 at Clear Fork Station in Willow Park. For more information contact the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce 817-441-7844.