Calendar of Events

FRIDAY, NOV. 9

LANGDON CENTER BIG BAND will perform at Granbury Live, 7:30 p.m. For tickets $10-$15, go to thenewgranburylive.com.

BLENDED FAMILIES WORKSHOP presented by Comanche Peak Coalition for Mental Health, 1 to 4 p.m., United Cooperative Services Community Room, 320 Fall Creek Highway. Community Education credit available.

SATURDAY, NOV. 10

WORLD WIDE AQUATHON DAY includes three hours of classes (come and go) beginning at 8 a.m., 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. Arrive 15 minutes early to register. Refreshments, door prizes and raffle. Admission is one non-perishable food item for Mission Granbury, Hood County YMCA on James Road.

VETERANS DAY OBSTACLE RUCK starts at Riley Stephens Memorial VFW Post 7835 on Highway 377, step off at 8 a.m. Finish at Revolver Brewing around 1 p.m. www.RALLY-project.com

VETERANS DAY CEREMONY at Granbury High School auditorium, 11 a.m. Middle school choirs, veteran Robin Greer will speak.

UPSCALE RESALE Women’s Clothing and Accessories Warehouse Sale hosted by the Women’s Service League of the Salvation Army, 1-5 p.m., Celebration Hall on the Granbury square.

VETERANS DAY PARADE forms in the parking lot by Forward Training Center, travels east on Pearl Street to the square at 2 p.m.

CHRISTMAS FOR CHILDREN BENEFIT presented by the Granbury Volunteer Fire Department, 2 to 7 p.m., Station 1, 1701 W. Pearl Street. Silent auction 2-5 p.m. Live auction 5-7 p.m. Dunking booth, pie throwing booth, live music, food and vendors.

BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION for the Comanche Peak Detachment 1297 of Marine Corps League, 2 p.m., American Legion Post 491, 3409 Davis Road. Light refreshments, birthday cake served. Reservations preferred, 682-498-3250.

STEAK NITE at VFW Post 7835, 6 p.m., $15, 3670 W. Highway 377.

SUNDAY, NOV. 11

VETERAN’S DAY CELEBRATION SERVICE with local ROTC Marines posting the colors, 9:30 a.m., Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 2016 Acton Highway.

ARMISTICE DAY 100 celebrated to mark the end of World War I on Nov. 11, 1918. Bells will be ringing across the country. The Memorial Lane Committee invites you to Memorial Park, 550 N. Travis, for a 15-minute ceremony honoring veterans.

VIOLIN CONCERT at First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ, 2:30 p.m., 2109 W. Highway 377.

MONDAY, NOV. 12

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD shoebox collection week begins at Lakeside Baptist Church, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., 500 W. Bluebonnet Drive.

NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE Dinner at 5:30 p.m., program at 6:30, Spring Creek Barbeque, 317 E. Highway 377. George Buss, Lincoln impersonator, entertains with a program called, “The Generals and Mr. Lincoln.”

TUESDAY, NOV. 13

OPPORTUNITY HOUSE will be the program at the Women’s Service League of the Salvation Army meeting. Social time begins at 10 a.m., business meeting at 10:30 and optional lunch at 11:30.

GRANBURY KNITTING GUILD meeting opens with coffee at 9:30 a.m., program on Entrelac follows at 10 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 303 W. Bridge St.

HEALTHY CONNECTIONS lunch with Lake Granbury Medical Center CEO David Orcutt, $5 per person at the door, but registration required. Call 817-579-2979.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14

KIWANIS  welcome Leadership Granbury, noon, Farina’s on the Granbury square.

HOLIDAY MARKET with 15+ vendors with holiday/Christmas gift items and more, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Harbor Lakes Golf Club. Happy hour and special market menu available. Call for reservations, 817-578-8600.