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The first annual “Hurt and Fallen Softball Tournament” will be held Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Aledo Athletics Inc. fields. The tournament, open to the community, will feature food, drinks, a kids’ zone, auction items, and more. Proceeds benefit The Hurt and Fallen Foundation, which provides assistance to hurt and fallen first responders by offering lawn care and outdoor maintenance for families. For more information or to register a team (first responders and their families only) at a cost of…Find out more »
The Parker County/Weatherford NAACP Branch 6321 November General Membership Meeting will be held from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the historic Mount Pleasant School, 213 Raymond George Way in Weatherford.Find out more »
The Parker County Texas Democratic Women will meet at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 at Parker County Democratic Party Headquarters, 107 York Street, on the west northwest side of the town square. All who wish to join the group prior to the meeting for lunch are asked to meet at 12:30 p.m. at R & K Restaurant, 1115 Fort Worth Hwy. Everyone is invited. For more info, call Jean Lockett at 817-596-3315.Find out more »
The Iron Skillet will be offering free meals to all veterans and active military with proper ID on Monday, Nov. 12 at 2001 Santa Fe Dr. The TA-Petro corporation owns Iron Skillet restaurants throughout the United States and will offer the meals in thanksgiving for the troops’ service. For more information call 817-757-2750.Find out more »
The Aledo Farmers Market is open 3-6 p.m. on Mondays at the Aledo Community Center, 104 Robinson Court in Aledo.
The market includes locally-sourced farm fresh eggs; seasonal fruits and vegetables; jams, jellies, and preserves; grass-fed beef; honey; homemade tamales and salsa; fresh-baked breads; goat milk soaps, lotions, and additional items.
For more information, call the City of Aledo at 817-441-7016.
The Parker County Active Democrats will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12 at the 20th Century Club, 321 S. Main in Weatherford. Refreshments are served at 6:30 p.m. with meeting starting at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited. For more info, call Claire Olson at 817-443-3546.Find out more »
Caring for the elderly can be both rewarding and challenging. Pam Brandon from Ageucate will present a one-hour overview of caregiving for the elderly at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Aledo United Methodist Church. Pam's story began over 20 years ago when she was faced with the journey of caring for her father who had Alzheimer’s disease and her mother who had Parkinson’s disease. This journey led to Pam’s life calling: helping caregivers deal with similar life challenges. In…Find out more »
Theatre off the Square will hold auditions for “Twelve Angry Jurors” on Monday, Nov. 12, and Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 6:30 p.m. at The Green Room, 114 N. Denton in Weatherford. Call backs, if needed, will be Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 6:30 p.m. In “Twelve Angry Jurors,” a 19-year old man has just stood trial for the fatal stabbing of this father. "He doesn't stand a chance," mutters the guard as the 12 jurors are taken into the bleak jury…Find out more »
White’s Funeral Home is holding a Christmas toy drive from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at White’s, 130 Houston Ave. in Weatherford. Anyone dropping off a new unwrapped toy can receive a free flu shot. The drive benefits Manna Storehouse. For more information call 817-598-4811.Find out more »
The Alzheimer’s Association-North Central Texas Chapter is hosting a celebration event from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16 at the Doss Center for participants who missed the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Weatherford due to inclement weather in October.
The come-and-go event will have exhibitors and will include door prizes, refreshments, a team T-shirt contest, and entertainment from the Websters, a gospel quartet.
Walk donations will be accepted and participants are encouraged to RSVP to receive a Promise Garden Flower.
Participants are urged to wear their Walk to End Alzheimer’s T-shirts to the event.
To RSVP, please visit alznct.news/weatherfordrsvp. For more information, call 1-800-272-3900.