Calendar of Events

SATURDAY, APRIL 7

PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE rummage sale takes place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month at People Helping People, 306 Kings Plaza.

COUNTRY SPIRIT JAMBOREE benefitting cancer patients in Hood County, 6 to 11 p.m., Granbury Reunion Grounds. Dinner, dancing, drinks and live auction. Tickets $30 each. Tables $200. Call Joyce at 817-279-2234.

GRANBURY SAXOPHONE QUARTET plays “The Music of Spain,” 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 303 Bridge St. Free admission. Donations accepted.

PALUXY RIVER CHILDREN’S ADOVACY CENTER OPEN HOUSE gives visitors a glimpse at what the organization does for area families, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 1540 Southtown Dr., Suite 102 and 103.

MONDAY, APRIL 9

TEXAS DEMOCRATIC WOMEN welcome Holly Martin from the Paluxy River Child Advocacy Center, 11 a.m., Spring Creek Barbeque, 317 Highway 377 E.

NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE will hear a program by Charlie Peoples on Streight’s Raid, 5:30 p.m., Spring Creek Barbecue, 317 E. Highway 377.

LESLIE TRIBOLET will demonstrate new painting technique called Genesis at the Lake Granbury Art Association meeting, 7 p.m., Shanley House Center for the Arts, 224 N. Travis St.

TUESDAY, APRIL 10

SALVATION ARMY WOMEN’S SERVICE LEAGUE welcomes Jean Cate of CASA at their monthly meeting,10 a.m., DeCordova Bend Country Club.  Optional lunch at 11:30.

HEALTHY CONNECTIONS LUNCHEON welcomes gastroenterologist Howard Monsour, M.D. who will discuss probiotics and gut health, noon to 1 p.m., Lake Granbury Conference Center, 621 E. Pearl St., $5. Make reservations, call 817-579-2979.

GRANBURY KNITTING GUILD will hear a program on techniques that will increase your knitting speed by Betty Laljer, 9:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 303 W. Bridge St., 817-578-1581.

THURSDAY, APRIL 12

ROTARY CLUB welcomes Ron Kyle to speak about new technologies in car washes and cleaning, noon, Harbor Lakes Golf Club.

DERINDA LONG with the Transit System speaks at the Kiwanis luncheon, noon, Farina’s on the Granbury square.

FRIDAY, APRIL 13

BIG BAND DANCE with live music by the Langdon Center Big Band, 7 to 10 p.m., Celebration Hall (next door to Granbury Live), $10 at the door, BYOB. Tickets also available at www.granburybigband.com

SATURDAY, APRIL 14

STEAK/DANCE NIGHT at VFW Post 7835, dinner at 6 p.m., $15, followed by Eagle Rare Band from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. (no cover charge), 3670 Highway 377 W.

CRESSON SCHOOL REUNION includes a potluck lunch, museum tour and fellowship, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 9304 Pittsburgh St. in Cresson.

MASTER GARDENERS PLANT SALE behind Annex I, 1410 W. Pearl St., 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

MONDAY, APRIL 16

SUSAN COCHRAN will review the 25 international DAR chapters engaged in patriotic work at the April meeting of the Elizabeth Crockett Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, 10 a.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 301 Bridge St.

ALZHEIMER SUPPORT GROUP will discuss the differences between dementia and Alzheimer’s, 10 a.m., Acton United Methodist Church.

TUESDAY, APRIL 17

PECAN GENEALOGY welcomes Sandra Crowley to speak about the best practices of digital archiving, 10 a.m., Pecan EMS Building, 9518 Monticello, next to the fire station.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18

FUN RUN 5K/1M benefitting the Bluff Dale Baseball-Softball Field, registration $25 before race day, $30 at the race, $50 for the family, 710 Church Street in Bluff Dale. Start times: 9 a.m. for the 5K. 9:30 a.m. for the 1M. Call 432-209-2678 for more information.

THURSDAY, APRIL 19

ROTARY CLUB welcomes Judy Gentry to discuss Granbury ISD’s Career and Technology program, noon, Harbor Lakes Golf Club.

FRIDAY, APRIL 20

TWO-DAY JUNK & ANTIQUE MARKET kicks off in Bluff Dale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

SATURDAY, APRIL 21

SHAW-KEMP OPEN HOUSE features several historic buildings, picnicing welcome, 1 to 5 p.m. (weather permitting), 220 Kemp Road, on FM 51, halfway between Weatherford and Granbury.

DISCOVER BLUFF DALE, an event with vendors, raffles, door prizes, food and live music, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Bluff Dale.

JUNK & ANTIQUE MARKET continues in Bluff Dale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

KARAOKE NIGHT at VFW Post 7835, 8 to 11 p.m., 3670 Highway 377 W.

PANCAKE DINNER and silent auction, sponsored by the Paluxy Baptist Association and the Courtyards Retirement Center, 6 to 9 p.m., 801 Calinco Dr. Tickets are available at the door, $6 for adults, $4 for children.

SUNDAY, APRIL 22

CAMP EL TESORO welcomes families for a camp preview, 9 a.m. to noon, archery, s’mores, crafts, cabin tours, climbing wall and more. Come and go event. RSVP at 817-806-5451.

THURSDAY, APRIL 12

ROTARY CLUB welcomes Ron Kyle to speak about new technologies in car washes and cleaning, noon, Harbor Lakes Golf Club, 2100 Clubhouse Dr, Granbury.

THURSDAY, APRIL 19

ROTARY CLUB welcomes Judy Gentry to discuss Granbury ISD’s Career and Technology program, noon, Harbor Lakes Golf Club, 2100 Clubhouse Dr, Granbury.

JILL CAMPBELL with Texas Lakes Trail Region speaks at the Kiwanis luncheon, noon, Farina’s on the Granbury square.

SIP & CAC is an fundraising event at D’Vine Wine on the Granbury square, where 20 percent of all proceeds benefit Children’s Advocacy Center, 5 to 8 p.m.

SATURDAY, APRIL 21

BLENDED AND BLESSED, a one-day livestream retreat for stepfamily couples, single parents, dating couples with kids, and those who care about blended families, free event with lunch and childcare provided, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Granbury First United Methodist Church, 301 Loop 567. Call Maureen Griffin at 214-784-3561 or email [email protected]

HOOD AND SOMERVELL A&M CLUB AGGIE MUSTER with dinner at 6:15 p.m.,muster at 7 p.m. and guest speaker Retired USAF General William M. Fraser, III ‘74. To make reservations, contact Cherie Green Brown, 817-279-3309.