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The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will offer a Safe Sitter course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 18 at the Parker County Extension Office, 604 North Main Street in Weatherford.
Safe Sitter is a medically accurate program that teaches boys and girls ages 11 and up how to handle emergencies when caring for children. The class teaches safety and nutrition child care techniques, behavior management skills, and appropriate responses to medical emergencies including basic CPR instruction but will not include CPR certification.
The cost of the program is $50, which includes materials and lunch. To register for Safe Sitter, call the Parker County Extension office at 817-598-6168 by June 12.
Theatre Off the Square will present “The Lost Boy” weekends June 14 – 30 at 114 North Denton Street, Weatherford. Performances are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. on Sundays.
Tickets are $16 for adults and $14 for seniors (60+)/students/children under school age. Matinee tickets are $13 for all ages and no other discounts apply. To choose seats or purchase tickets, visit www.theatreoffthesquare.org. The Theatre Box Office is open from 6- 7:30 p.m. Thursday evenings to purchase tickets and to reserve seats. Groups of 10 or more may reserve seating with prepaid admission of $14 per person on Fridays and Saturdays and $12 per person on Sundays.
The Aledo Community Lions Club meets from 12-1 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Aledo Community Center. The public is invited. For more information call Bob Carlson at 817-718-4902.Find out more »
The East Parker County Chamber of Commerce’s 11th annual golf tournament will tee off at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 27, at Squaw Creek Golf Course, 1605 Ranch House Road in Willow Park.
The cost to golf is $125 per player or $450 for a team of four.
Numerous sponsorships are available.
For more information, visit http://bit.ly/2X9L84u.
The Town of Annetta will host its annual Community Crime Prevention Event and Talk of the Town Business Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 29 at Annetta City Hall, 450 Thunder Head Lane.
To participate in the business fair, call 817-441-5770, complete the Participant Registration Form at www.annettatx.org, or email *protected email*.
The event promises shopping, food, fun, and community partnership.
The Rotary Club of Aledo meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. the first and third Monday of each month at Sunny Street Cafe, 229 Shops Blvd., Ste. 103 in Willow Park. For more information, visit aledorotary.org.Find out more »
The annual Peach Pedal bike ride will take off at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, at Weatherford High School, 2121 Bethel Road in Weatherford.
The ride will have routes of eight, 28, 39, and 61 miles. There will be periodic rest stops with restrooms, drinks, and snacks.
Early registration fee (received or registered online before July 1) is $30. Regular registration fee (July 2-13) is $35. Ride day registration is $40 Tandem registration is $30 per rider. No charge for children in strollers or bike trailers.
Registration also includes free passes to the Parker County Peach Festival for all riders.
Proceeds benefit the Parker County United Way and programs of the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce.
To register, or for more information, visit peachpedal.com, email *protected email*, or call 817-596-5986.
The title sponsor for the event is Gilchrist Auto Group.