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Syndicate contentParker County Senior Center

Center welcomes new director

September 24, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:00am

A meet and greet for the new executive director of the Parker County Senior Center, Susan Baer, will be held Tuesday, Sept. 30 from 9-10 a.m. at the center, 1225 Holland Lake Dr. in Weatherford.

Bag Lady Luncheon benefits senior center

September 18, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:00am

Parker County Senior Center hosts the fifth annual Bag Lady Luncheon, Spooktacular Affair, Thursday, Oct. 30 at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse building in Weatherford. Silent auction preview starts at 11 a.m. with the luncheon from 12-1.
Donations of new and used designer, vintage or handcrafted purses are being sought to be auctioned. These donations are tax-deductible and can be made by, calling 817-596-4640, emailing   kristenlilley@swbell.net, or bringing them into the Senior Center staff offices on the east side of the building at 1225 Holland Lake Drive.
Reserved tables and sponsorships are available at $700 and $500 (table of eight).

Jerry's GM Bar-B-Q and Silent Auction

January 14, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/20/2014 - 6:00pm

The annual Jerry’s GM Bar-B-Q and Silent Auction benefiting Services of Seniors will be Thursday, Feb. 20 from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse in Weatherford. Jake Hooker and the Outsiders will perform.
Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children, and seating is limited. Call 817-596-4640, email pccoa@swbell.net or visit www.parkercountyseniorcenter.com or the center at 1225 Holland Lake Rd. in Weatherford.

Bag Lady Luncheon

August 14, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/29/2013 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Former Miss America Shirley Cothran Barret will be the featured speaker at the annual Bag Lady Luncheon on Thursday, Aug. 29 at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse Building. The silent auction preview begins at 11 a.m. Lunch will be from 12-1 p.m. Donations are being accepted for designer and vintage purses and jewelry for the silent auction. Tickets to the event are $40 and proceeds benefit the Parker County Senior Center. For more information, call 817-596-4640, visit the Senior Center at 1225 Holland Lake Road in Weatherford, or email pccoa@swbell.net.

Ms. Senior Parker County Pageant

January 30, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/13/2013 - 7:00pm

Special to The Community News: Selma Johnson, the current Ms. Senior Parker County, is pictured with Barbara Rumfield, the first Ms. Senior Parker County.All Parker County ladies over the age of 60 are invited to enter the 12th Annual Ms. Senior Parker County Pageant that will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 13, in the Alkek Center at Weatherford College. The proceeds will go to the local Meals-on-Wheels program. Contestants will be judged on evening wear, talent and an interview by the master of ceremonies. To sponsor a contestant or for more information, call Donna Tillman at Holland Lake Nursing Center 817-598-0160 or e-mail msseniorparkercounty@yahoo.com.

Senior Center Stew and Cornbread Supper

January 22, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/31/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

The Parker County Senior Center will hold a stew and cornbread supper from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31 at the center, located at 1225 Holland Lake Drive in Weatherford. Tickets are on sale now for $7. For more information, call 817-596-4640.

Ms. Senior Parker County Pageant

February 9, 2011 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/14/2011 - 7:00pm

The 10th Annual Ms. Senior Parker County Pageant will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, 
May 14 at the Weatherford College Alkek Auditorium. Any lady 60 or older who is a resident of Parker County is eligible to enter the pageant.

Each contestant will be judged on the following: formal evening wear, talent, and personal interview. The contestant selling the most tickets will win a prize.

This is one of the most popular events in the area. It is not only a great evening of fun, but also a fundraiser for Meals-On-Wheels of Parker County. For more information go to 10th Annual Ms. Senior Parker County on Facebook or call Donna Tillman at Holland Lake Nursing Center at 817-598-0160.

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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