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The Business Development Group of Aledo will host its 10th annual Clay Shoot March 1-2 at Clear Fork Materials in Aledo.
A dinner with cocktail reception, live auction, and casino games will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, March 1. The youth shoot will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 2. The first adult flight will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the second adult flight will begin at 11:30 a.m.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of this event, a drawing will be held for a 2019 Can-Am Defender Lonestar HD10 with Eagle MTX Roof, 360 LED Light Bar, and 16’ Tandem Axle Trailer. The drawing will be held at the conclusion of the event on March 2.
Individual shooters can enter for $150. A team of five shooters is $750. Tickets for dinner only on March 1 are $50. Proceeds benefit Aledo youth organizations.
For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit my aledo.com or call Craig Harbuck at 817-925-0894.
The Texas Workforce Commission has announced a Governor’s Small Business Workshop from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday, March 7 at the Vintage Car Museum & Event Center, 100 Fort Worth Hwy. in Weatherford.
The Governor’s Small Business Workshops provide rural small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs an opportunity to interact with small business resource providers, such as business lenders, business-oriented non-profits, and local, regional, state, and federal agencies. Small business owners and entrepreneurs are invited to attend the workshops to receive interactive, hands-on assistance from the resource providers and gather the information needed to start and strengthen their businesses.
Fee for the event is $10. To register, or for more information, visit http://bit.ly/2BRJoEo.
The East Parker County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual awards banquet and auction from 7-9:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7 at The Springs Event Venue, 454 Thompson Road in Weatherford.
“Knight Rider” individual tickets are $60. At the Miami Vice level (four tickets) the purchaser can decorate a table of eight and have the four tickets for another table of eight.
Other ticket/table sponsorship levels are:
Dynasty ($500) – Decorate a table of eight and have reserved seating at another table of eight; and
Dallas ($1,000) – 10 tickets, VIP reception, VIP parking, decorate a table of 10 and have reserved seating at another table of 10.
Event sponsorships run from $700 to $2,000.
For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit http://bit.ly/2GqtNjg
The First Baptist Church of Dennis will host a concert of the Singing Men of Texas at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 7 at 7600 FM 1189 in Dennis. Singing Men of Texas consists of men who serve in various music-related positions in Texas Baptist churches and institutions. The group is divided into six regional groups that present concerts of classic and contemporary gospel music throughout the state each month. David Hunt, minister of music at First Baptist Church in Dennis,…Find out more »
Parker Paws will hold a dog adoption event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at PetSmart, 138 Interstate 20 Frontage Road in Weatherford. For more information about adopting dogs and cats, call Parker Paws at 817-694-5718 or visit www.parkerpaws.org.Find out more »
Parker Paws will hold a cat adoption event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10, at the Weatherford PetSmart, (I-20 exit 408). For more information about adopting dogs and cats, call Parker Paws at 817-694-5718 or visit www.parkerpaws.org.Find out more »
Bobby Alberts, President of Values-Driven Leadership LLC, will be the featured speaker at the next East Parker County Chamber of Commerce luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, at New River Fellowship, 3252 E. I-20 Service Road in Hudson Oaks.
Alberts has authored two books, “Principled Profits - Outward Success is an Inside Job” and “True North Business” (scheduled for release in April 2019), and is a regular contributor on Fox News Radio providing insights on leadership, workplace culture, and employee engagement.
Alberts will present “Outward Success Is an Inside Job” which helps leaders build a workplace culture where people thrive and profits soar. His value-driven approach has led him and his team to be named one of the best 100 companies to work for in Texas. He is a life-long entrepreneur and has started up twelve businesses and acquired nine others. His approach to business has been to value people, seek wisdom, embrace humility, and never stop learning.
The cost to attend is $20 for Chamber members, $25 for non-members/late signups, and $30 at the door.
To register, visit: https://business.eastparkerchamber.com.
Clark Gardens, a world-class botanic garden near Mineral Wells, has evolved from what was once a mesquite pasture into what is sometimes called the “best-kept secret in North Texas.” But Carol Clark Montgomery, the daughter of the gardens’ founders, wants to let the secret out. She will discuss the development and future of the gardens When the Cross Timbers branch of the Native Plant Society of Texas meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14 at Mount Pleasant School, 213 Raymond George Way in Weatherford.
For more information visit http://npsot.org/wp/crosstimbers.
Parker Paws will hold a dog adoption event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at Orscheln Farm and Home, 102 College Park Dr. in Weatherford. For more information about adopting dogs and cats, call Parker Paws at 817-694-5718 or visit www.parkerpaws.org.Find out more »
The Weatherford Chamber will host the fifth annual “Art in Action” art show from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 16to at the Weatherford Farmer’s Market, 217 Fort Worth Hwy. in Weatherford.
The chamber invites those with creative abilities to participate and those that just enjoy good art to watch artists at work. Many of the artists will have their works of art for sale.
There will also be a children’s area where for $10 they can paint their own shirt and do their work on paper at an easel.
To download an application, visit www.community-news.com/events.