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Events from the Aledo Lions Club

Community-Wide Garage Sale

August 14, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/17/2013 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

The Aledo Lions Club Youth Football and Cheer Association will host its third annual community wide garage sale from 8 a.m. to noon this Saturday, Aug. 17 inside the Aledo Community Center. The garage sale is one of the largest fundraisers for the Aledo Lions Club Youth Activities and this year will have more than 60 families donating items from TVs, exercise equipment, furniture, bicycles, toys, sports equipment and clothing.

The Aledo Lions Club Youth Activities is the founding organization for youth tackle football, cheerleading and basketball in Aledo. The Aledo Lions Club Youth Activities is the largest youth sporting association in Aledo offering multiple sporting opportunities with more than 700 youth participating last year.

Youth Football and Cheerleading sign-ups

May 7, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/11/2013 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

The Aledo Lions Club Youth Football and Cheer will hold sign-ups from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 11, at the Aledo Community Center. The league is also looking for coaches. Players should be present to be fitted and receive football equipment for the upcoming season. The cost is $240 for football players and $50 for new cheerleaders. Leagues are age based and open to children ages 9-12 as of September 21, 2013. Super Bowl games will be played at the Dallas Cowboys Stadium. For more information, visit aledoyouthfootball.com.

Youth Basketball Signups

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Repeats every week until Sun Nov 11 2012 .
Sun, 11/04/2012 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Sun, 11/11/2012 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Aledo Lions Club Youth Basketball League signups will be from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 and Sunday, Nov. 11 at Aledo Middle School Gym #1. Players must currently be enrolled from first grade through eighth grade. All players must attend one of the two signups, be dressed in basketball attire and be prepared for a brief tryout for placement on a team. Cost is $95 per player. For more information, visit www.aledolions.com.

Outstanding Youth Contest

October 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Mon, 04/01/2013 (All day)

Lions Club District 2-E2 will hold an Outstanding Youth Contest in April 2013 open to high school juniors and seniors. Requirements include a biography, interview, transcript, three letters of recommendation and a 750 word essay. Judging will be based on community service/leadership (30 percent), interview (30 percent), grade point (20 percent), letters of recommendation (15 percent), bio and essay (five percent). Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. In addition, the winners advance to the State Contest in May 2013 to compete for additional prizes. For more information, Aledo High School students can contact Scott Kessel, Lead AHS Counselor, skessel@aledo.k12.tx.us, 817-441-5170 x1356. Other students can contact Bob Carlson, Aledo Community Lions Club, robert_a_carlson@msn.com, 817-718-4902.

Drug Awareness Poster Contest

October 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Tue, 01/01/2013 (All day)

Lions Club District 2-E2 will hold a Drug Awareness Poster Contest in January of 2013. Divisions are for grades 3-4, grades 5-6, grades 7-9 and grades 10-12. The contest theme is “The Dangers and or Consequences in the Use of Drugs or Tobacco.” Gift cards of $100, $50 and $25 will be awarded in each division. Entries should be hand drawn, poster board, 14 x 22 inches only. Judging Criteria will be on quality, clarity, originality and spelling. For more information, email Bob Carlson, Aledo Community Lions Club, robert_a_carlson@msn.com, or call 817-718-4902.

Peace Poster Contest

October 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 (All day)

The Lions Club will host a Peace Poster Contest for youth on Nov. 15. The theme of the posters is “Imagine Peace.” Children from age 11 to 13 may participate. The top three poster makers will receive $100, $75. and $50 gift cards respectively. The posters must be hand done, greater than 13 x 20 in., smaller than 20 x 24 in., no mat or frame, no lettering or numbering, and 2-dimensional only. For more information, email Bob Carlson, Aledo Community Lions Club, robert_a_carlson@msn.com, or call 817-718-4902.

Lions Club Garage Sale

August 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/18/2012 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

The Aledo Lions Club will host its annual Youth Football and Cheer Community Garage Sale from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, August 18 at the Aledo Community Center.

Youth basketball signups

October 31, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/06/2011 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Aledo Youth Lions basketball signups will run from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6 and Sunday, Nov. 13 at Aledo Middle School. All players must attend one of the signups for a brief skills evaluation or they are ineligible to play - no exceptions. Grades 1 - 8 are eligible (boys and girls divisions). Costs is $95 per player and includes an eight-game schedule, jersey, t-shirts and yard signs.

BIG Garage Sale

August 12, 2011 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/20/2011 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

The Aledo Lions Club Youth Activities will hold a 50 family garage sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 20 inside the Aledo Community Center. Items for sale will include clothing, furniture, sports equipment, exercise equipment, toys, household items and more. All proceeds directly benefit the youth of Aledo through the Aledo Lions Club.

Sports Calendar

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.

Friday, September 5

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday, September 9

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

  • Aledo Middle School at Burleson Kerr MS, Scrimmage;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr MS at Aledo MS, Scrimmage;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

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

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