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Veteran's Day Parade

November 2, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/10/2012 - 9:45am

American Legion Post 163 in Weatherford will host a Veterans Day Parade Saturday, Nov. 10. Opening Ceremonies will begin at 9:45 a.m. at a reviewing stand on the south side of Roo Stadium at the Weatherford Ninth Grade Center, 1007 S. Main St.
Jessica Pelletier will sing the National Anthem.
From the stadium, the parade will proceed north on S. Main St until it reaches Oak St., where it will turn left to Alamo, then proceed back to the south.

Floats will arrive at the staging area beginning at 8 a.m.

Anyone interested in participating in the parade can call Ron Chandler at 817-223-8926 or email legionpost163@aol.com.

Grave Dedication

October 31, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/10/2012 - 2:00pm

The Sons of Confederate Veterans will have a grave dedication at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10 at Willow Springs Cemetery. Descendents of Confederate Veterans will be in attendance for the ceremony. The community is invited to attend. For more information call Calvin Allen at 817-304-0632.

Tree Lighting

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/25/2012 (All day)

Clark Gardens Events

An old fashioned tree lighting will be on Sunday, Nov. 25 at Clark Gardens, 567 Maddux Road, Weatherford. Santa and a live reindeer will be in attendance for lighting the tree, a weenie roast and s’mores. For more information visit www.clarkgardens.org.

Hayride and Santa

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/08/2012 (All day)

Clark Gardens Events

Clark gardens will have a Christmas event on Saturday, Dec. 8. Events include horse drawn hayrides, arts and crafts, Christmas lights and visits with Santa and his live reindeer. For more information visit www.clarkgardens.org.

Christmas concert

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

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

Clark 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 - Bliss
Vic Lee - Waiting to Fly
Wendy 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.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, December 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Birdville, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Springtown, Freshmen 5:30 p.m., JV 5:30 p.m. and Varsity 7 p.m.

Thursday, December 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Freshmen and JV at Mineral Wells Invitational

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Weatherford New Car Dealers Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fort Worth Cowtown Classic

Tuesday, December 9

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Stephenville at Aledo High School, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Granbury, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Thursday, December 11

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Decatur Tournament

Monday, December 15

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Southwest at Aledo High School, B 5 p.m., A 5 p.m. and JV 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, December 16

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Cleburne at Aledo High School, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Friday, December 19

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, A 8 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, Freshmen 6:30 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 8 p.m., *District Game

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

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