Events for January 8, 2018
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will offer “Step Up Scale Down,” a 12-week weight management program to help you reach your new year goals to live and eat healthier, beginning Jan. 8. All classes will be online.
Step Up Scale Down online will be self-paced and will feature new interactive lessons each week that will help you move toward a healthier weight. The classes will empower you to meet your goals for living a healthy lifestyle.
The Step Up and Scale Down program is based on the USDA Guidelines, which is intended to help Americans choose a healthful eating plan. It is researched and evidence-based program that has proven success in weight management and building a healthy lifestyle.
The cost for the 12-week program is $40, which includes all course materials. Online registration is due by Jan. 7. The online course begins Jan. 8. For more information, or to register for the classes, visit https://stepupsscaledown.org.
Texas Health Willow Park will host a blood drive from 7:30-10:30 a.m. at 101 Crown Point Blvd. in Willow Park.
People who donate blood in January will receive a free Dallas Mavericks Blood Drive t-shirt and a BOGO ticket voucher.
To reserve a time to donate, visit ww2.greatpartners.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/93665. For more information, call Rebecca Slemmons, Primary Blood Drive Coordinator, at 817-757-1500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Klassy Kloggers will offer free beginner clogging lessons during the month of January. The classes will be held at 6 p.m. each Monday, beginning Jan. 8, at Eureka Baptist Church, 401 Eureka St. in Weatherford.
For more information, call Instructor/Director Shirley Anderson at 254-246-1972.
The Parker County Active Democrats will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at the 20th Century Club, 321 S. Main in Weatherford. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 7 p.m.
Everyone is invited. For more information, call Claire Olson at 817-443-3546.