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Alzheimer's Association Workshop for Spanish Speaking Citizens

April 11, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/19/2011 (All day)

On Tuesday, April 19th the Alzheimer’s Association will hold a workshop for Spanish speaking citizens about issues related to this debilitating disease. For more information or to register call 800-272-3900.

The Edge Bookclub Meeting

March 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Tue, 03/15/2011 - 6:00pm

“The Edge Bookclub” will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 15th at the Weatherford Public Library. This month’s topic is “Rough around the Edges”.

The evening will include a presentation about the general history of the Mineral Wells area from pre-settlement days to modern days. This will include a PowerPoint presentation including information covering pre-settlement, settlement, Civil War times and Indian depredation, founding of Mineral Wells, growth of Mineral Wells, Ft. Wolters military years to modern times.

Friends of the Weatherford Public Library Annual Luncheon

February 21, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/01/2011 - 11:30am - 1:00pm

Friends of the Library Annual Luncheon

Friends of the Weatherford Public Library Book Sale

February 21, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/03/2011 (All day) - Sat, 03/05/2011 (All day)

Great Buys/Great Books
If you a person who loves great sales on great items then this event is for you! It’s time again for the Friends of the Weatherford Public Library’s Book Sale. Mark your calendars and plan to come on Friday, March 4th and Saturday, March 5th, 2011 from 9:30 am until 6 pm. It will be held in the Auditorium. Prices are incredible with $1 for hardbacks, 50 cents for paperbacks; DVD’s $1; CD’s 50 cents and any Audio Cassettes 50 cents! All proceeds go to the Weatherford Public Library for materials needed. We’ll see you there.

Red Cross Blood Drive

February 21, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Mon, 02/21/2011 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

A Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at Weatherford Public Library Monday, February 21st from 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Sign up ahead of time or just walk in.

For appointment or information contact: Sign up online at www.RedCrossBlood.org sponsor code: parkercountyarc.

Or contact: Weatherford Public Library at 817-598-4150.

Book club meeting

January 16, 2011 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Tue, 01/18/2011 - 5:30pm

Special guest author Mark Fadden will talk about writing, the creative process and his experience as a freelance, award-winning author at the opening meeting of “The Edge Bookclub” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 18 at the Weatherford Public Library. McFadden will also talk about his latest book, “The Brink.” For more information about the library, visit www.wpltx.com. For more information about McFadden, visit www.markfadden.com.

Ex Libris

January 11, 2011 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/27/2011 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

After School for Teens Grades 7-12

Ex Libris, Weatherford Public Library’s only book club for young adults lets teens talk books. ANY book. In this book club there are no assigned texts, only themes. Participants can pick any book within that theme and share their opinion with others – love it or hate it, just let the world know what you think! January’s theme is Science Fiction and Ex Libris meets Thursday, 1/13/11, from 4pm to 5pm and Thursday, 1/27/11, from 4pm to 5pm.

Ex Libris

January 11, 2011 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/13/2011 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

After School for Teens Grades 7-12

Ex Libris, Weatherford Public Library’s only book club for young adults lets teens talk books. ANY book. In this book club there are no assigned texts, only themes. Participants can pick any book within that theme and share their opinion with others – love it or hate it, just let the world know what you think! January’s theme is Science Fiction and Ex Libris meets Thursday, 1/13/11, from 4pm to 5pm and Thursday, 1/27/11, from 4pm to 5pm.

WPL Tribe

January 11, 2011 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/20/2011 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

After School for Teens Grades 7-12

WPL Tribe, the new favorite, meets on Thursdays every two weeks to let both avowed artists and dabblers craft their own vision. Every gathering will feature a spotlight project or teens can sit back with a blank sheet and take their own lead. For January, WPL Tribe meets Thursday, 1/20/11, from 4pm to 5pm.

Gamers’ Circle

January 11, 2011 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Mon, 01/24/2011 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

After School for Teens Grades 7-12

Gamers’ Circle allows teens to prove their mad skills on a variety of game consoles and board games. During January, the perennial favorite meets Monday, 1/10/11, from 4pm to 5pm and Monday, 1/24/11, from 4pm to 5pm.

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