Weatherford Democrat

Aledo ExtrA

August 12, 2013

Parker County calendar



Aug. 14

East Parker County Chamber of Commerce

Award Winning Networking Luncheon

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.               

Cost: $20

Networking Sponsors: LegacyTexas Bank & Pulliam Pools

Bring promotional items to pass out during table rotations.                           

First Financial Bank is providing bags for all the goodies you collect.                         

Catered by Los Vaqueros West

New River Fellowship

3252 E. I-20

Hudson Oaks

www.eastparkerchamber.com

Aug. 16

Impact Athletic Training Center

Parent’s Night Out/Open Gym

Run, jump and flip around the gym!

Dancing, games, concessions & demonstration by the team.

7-9:30 p.m.

$12 per child, must be at least four years old.

Impact Athletic Training Center

1151B Underwood Road

Aledo

Aug. 20

East Parker County Chamber of Commerce

Bulk & Bunches - Ribbon Cutting

11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

601 North FM 1187, Suite 5

Aledo

 

Aug. 28

East Parker Chamber of Commerce

Board of Directors Monthly Meeting

11:45 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Chamber Conference Room

100 Chuck Wagon Trail

Willow Park

Aug. 29

Bag Lady Luncheon

Benefits Parker County Committee on Aging.

Supported by Jerry’s GM.

Program by Dr. Shirley Cothran Barrett, former Miss America.

Limited seating, $40 tickets

Call 817-596-4640 or go to www.parkercountyseniorcenter.com for sponsor tables.

Silent auction preview at 11 a.m.

Lunch served noon-1 p.m.

Parker County Sheriff’s Posse Building

Weatherford

Now accepting donations of designer and vintage purses and jewelry for silent auction.

 

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    April 19, 2014 2 Photos

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    April 19, 2014

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    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

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    April 16, 2014

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    April 16, 2014

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    April 15, 2014

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