Calendar of Events

SATURDAY, SEPT. 15

STAR PARTY at Acton Nature Center includes use of telescopes, guides and information on planets and stars, 8:30 to 11 p.m., 6900 Smoky Hill Court. Free event.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 18

COMMUNITY STORYTIME kicks off at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 2301 Fall Creek Highway. Ages 3-5 and their caregivers/siblings are welcome every Tuesday through Nov. 6 from 10 to 11 a.m.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 20

ROTARY CLUB welcomes Executive Director of United Way of Hood County Becky Mauldin, noon, Harbor Lakes Golf and Swim Club, 2100 Clubhouse Drive.

DINNER TONIGHT, a healthy cooking school hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office, Granbury High School Culinary Arts Department. Doors open at 6. Vendors and samples will be available. Program starts at 6:45 p.m. $20 per person. Call 817-579-3280 to reserve your seat or register at the door.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 23

REBOOT COMBAT RECOVER session starts, 4 p.m., Acton Baptist Church.

SHRINERS HOSPITAL bus trip, hosted by Lake Granbury Area Shrine Club, starts at Granbury Masonic Lodge, 1700 Weatherford Highway, at 10 a.m. Cost is $55 per person with limited seating available. This is an overnight trip. Contact John Boozer at 817-573-1712 or Bob Muzzy at 682-936-6328 for details on hotel reservations, meals and more.

MONDAY, SEPT. 24

WRITERS’ BLOC welcomes author Charlaine Harris, who will speak on “Diversity of a Writer’s Life,” 7 p.m., second-floor activity room at Waterview Apartments, 100 Watermark Boulevard. For more information, email [email protected] or call Brian @ 817-894-1938