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Christmas concert

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/01/2012 (All day)

Clark Gardens EventsClark Gardens Events
A Christmas concert will be held Saturday, Dec. 1 at the Clark Gardens USO Canteen. Entertainment will be big band era music and dancing by Pearl Street Four. For more information visit www.clarkgardens.org.

Breakfast with Santa

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/08/2012 - 8:00am - 9:30am

The sixth annual Breakfast with Santa, hosted by CASA of Parker County, will be from 8-9:30 a.m. and 10-11:15 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8 at Central Christian Church, 1602 South Main St., Weatherford. The event includes each child having their photo made with Santa, a goodie bag, crafts, face painting by WHS art students, story time with Mrs. Claus, hay ride and breakfast.

CASA board members, volunteers, friends, and community leaders will cook, serve, decorate and assist kids and families. Complimentary tickets will be distributed to the children served by CASA of Parker County, The Pythian Home, A Place for Grace, BACA children, Freedom House, Center of Hope, and others. Community families may purchase tickets to the event until Dec. 5 at the CASA office, 701 Palo Pinto St., Suite 701F, Weatherford (in the Parker Plaza shopping center).

For more information call 817-599-6224 or email casa@casaofparkercounty.com.m

Soil & Water Meeting

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 9:00am

The Parker County Soil and Water Conservation District #558 will meet in an open board meeting at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1 in the Conference Room located in the Agricultural Services Center, 604 North Main St., Suite 100, Weatherford, Texas. The public is invited to attend. See attachment for meeting agenda.

Art Festival

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Nov 11 2012 .
Sat, 11/10/2012 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sun, 11/11/2012 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Paragon Art Festivals will have the Fort Worth Fine Art Festival from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10 and Sunday, Nov 11 at Ridgmar Mall, 1888 Green Oaks Road, Fort Worth. Artists from across Texas and America will exhibit and sell original artwork in such mediums as painting, photography, sculpture, metalwork, digital art, jewelry, glass, ceramics, woodworking and more. Admission and parking are free.
Destiny Womack - BlissDestiny Womack - Bliss
Vic Lee - Waiting to FlyVic Lee - Waiting to Fly
Wendy Wilkerson - WillowWendy Wilkerson - Willow

BOOtanical

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/31/2012 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

BOOtanical will be from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at Clark Gardens567 Maddux Road, Weatherford. Halloween activities will include games, costume contests for kids and adults and a costume contest dogs. Mr. and Mrs. Barker County and Mar. and Mrs. Palo Pinto Paws County will be crowned. A food drive at the park will benefit Center of Life Mineral Wells, Center of Hope Weatherford and local animal shelters. Admission is free with a donation of non-perishable food, pet food or cash. For more information visit www.clarkgardens.org.

Craft fair

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/10/2012 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas (CDA) will hold their third annual craft and vendor fair from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, 1802 Bethel Road, Weatherford. Goods will be available from over 35 crafters and vendors, and a bake sale will help raise funds for scholarship funds as well as local charities.

Open House

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/03/2012 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Eagle Flying Museum will have an open house from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 3003 FM 1195, Mineral Wells, 76086. Old and new airplanes will be on display. Museum airplanes will fly. Activities include lunch at Burger Barn, a FlyMart sale, a local author’s book signing, 50/50 cash raffle, World War II movies and training films and kids games. Admission is free. For more information call 682-286-3971 or visit www.eagleflyingmuseum.org.

Hot Dog Trot

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/03/2012 - 7:00am

The 4th annual Wright Chiropractic Hot Dog Trot will be at 7 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3 at Parker County Physical Therapy. This year’s event benefits the Society for Organ Donor Awareness (SODA), a group dedicated to educating the public about the need for viable life saving organ and tissue donation. Runners can register their dog(s) to run with them in the 1K fun run or in the certified 5K run. The schedule of events provides something for everybody, not just runners. Vendors will be present for an opportunity to begin some Christmas shopping, bounce houses and the popular canine contests are scheduled throughout the morning.

Registration begins at 7 a.m. with the 1K Fun Run at 8 a.m. followed by the certified 5K at 8:30 a.m. Awards will be presented at 9:30 a.m. The canine contests will begin with the Doggie Costume contest at 10 a.m. followed by the Talent Show at 10:30 a.m.

Packet pick-up will be from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1 at Hibbitts Sports in Weatherford.
Registration forms are available at Wright Chiropractic Health Center, 702B Eureka Street in Weatherford or at Hibbitts Sports in Weatherford, or you can register online at www.athlete360.com.
For more information visit www.hotdogtrot.com or www.facebook.com/wrightchiropractichotdogtrot

All Saints Day Labyrinth Walk

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/04/2012 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm

All Saints Day Labyrinth WalkAll Saints Day Labyrinth Walk
University Christian Church will have an All Saints Day Labyrinth Walk from 12-3 p.m. on November 4 at University Christian Church, 2720 S. University Drive in Fort Worth. All Saints Day is a day of remembrance of those that have gone before us. The labyrinth will be open for all who wish to walk. There will be hand chimes available for a portion of the walk to add to the experience. For the protection of the fabric, socks without shoes (unless needed for medical support) are worn to walk the labyrinth. Clean socks will be provided for those who need them.

Canning Class

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/03/2012 - 9:00am - 1:30pm

An apple and pumpkin canning class will be held from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3 at Clark Gardens. Cost is $50 and the registration deadline is 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1. To register call Beverly at 940-682-4856 oremail Beverly@clarkgardens.com.

Sports Calendar

Friday, August 22

  • AHS Varsity vs. Pascal at Aledo, a.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Byron Nelson Scrimmage, 9 a.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy High School at Lakehill Prep, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 26

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS vs. Stephenville at Aledo;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

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