Relay For Life of Hood County, is set for 6 p.m. Friday, April 19 through 6 a.m. Saturday, April 20 at Acton Middle School. Relay is a chance to not only celebrate cancer survivors, but remember those that have battled cancer.
The free, outdoor event will spotlight cancer survivors and their caregivers. In addition, the American Cancer Society will mark its 100th birthday this year.… Read the rest
HICKS WITH STICKS BENEFITS
CHRISTIAN WOMEN’S JOB CORPS
The Hicks With Sticks Charity Classic on Friday, April 19 benefits the Christian Women’s Job Corps.
The four-person scramble is at Hidden Oaks Golf Club, 2701 Hideaway Bay Court.
Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. and lunch will be served at noon.
The shotgun start is at 1 p.m. The entry fee is $100, and mulligans will be available to purchase.… Read the rest
It’s time to start planning summer activities for the kiddos. A variety of camps for children in Hood County provide opportunities for fun and adventure.
The following list outlines camp settings in the Granbury area as submitted to the Hood County News. Athletic camps offered by the schools will be listed in the sports section of the paper. … Read the rest
The Tabitha Harkins benefit Saturday will help a young couple in Tolar with mounting medical expenses related to cancer treatment.
The benefit at Tolar High School begins at 5 p.m. with a brisket dinner (by donation) and a silent auction from 5-7:45 p.m. The live auction is at 8 p.m. … Read the rest
“There is no problem a library card can’t solve.”
“A Tale For the Time Being”
By Ruth Ozeki
“A time being is someone who lives in time, and that means you, and me, and every one of who is, or was, or ever will be.” In Tokyo, 16-year-old Nao has decided to end her life and finally be rid of her classmates’ bullying, but before she dies, she wants to document her great-grandmother’s story.… Read the rest
The City of Granbury’s Langdon Center opens the nationally- recognized Rio Brazos Art Exhibition, one of North Texas’ most prestigious juried art events April 14 with Devon Nowlin’s Juror Gallery Talk at 3 p.m. and public reception at 4 p.m.
The show features artwork by 50 artists throughout the United States with a strong showing from Texas and Cross Timbers Region artists.… Read the rest
Volunteers are needed for the Bible reading marathon April 26 – May 2 at the gazebo on the square.
The scriptures will be read over a period of about 90 hours, that’s 14 hours a day for six days. Readings will take place from 7 a.m. through 9 p.m. each day, and conclude Thursday, May 2 from 7 a.m. to noon.… Read the rest