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Second Annual Western Art Show and Sale

October 30, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/08/2013 - 6:00pm

The Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford will hold its Second Annual Western Art Show and Sale on Nov. 8. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m.
The event includes dinner from Copper Creek Restaurant and will feature Red Steagall as host. The art show and sale features 12 professional artists and over 36 pieces of art attendees can go home with that evening. Tickets are $100 per person and can be purchased on the Doss Heritage and Culture Center’s website at www.dosscenter.org.
“Our list of artists couldn’t be stronger,” said Amanda Rush, Curator at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. “And art buyers should be thrilled; we will have paintings, sculptures, such a variety of mediums,” she continued. Many of the participating artists are members of the Cowboy Artists of America, an organization that has as its mission to authentically preserve and perpetuate the culture of Western life in fine art.

The artists (as of press time) include:
· Bruce Greene
· George Hallmark
· Jason Scull
· Mark Haworth
· Martin Grelle
· Mary Ross Buchholz
· Paul Moore
· Sherry Harrington
· Teal Blake
· Tony Eubanks
· Tyler Crow
· Jeff Gottfried

The Doss Heritage and Culture Center is located at 1400 Texas Drive in Weatherford and the phone number is 817-599-6168. For more information on current exhibits and activities, visit the museum’s Facebook page or website, www.dosscenter.org. The mission of the James and Dorothy Doss Heritage and Culture Center is to collect, preserve and exhibit the heritage of Parker County and Texas.

Sports Calendar

Monday, March 30

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, 7:00 pm., Rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday.
    *District Games

Tuesday, March 31

  • Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

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

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

Friday, April 3

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

Monday, April 6

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

Tuesday, April 7

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Middle School at District, Hall

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

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

Thursday, April 9

  • Aledo Varsity at District Tournament at TCU, all day

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