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THE COMMUNITY Calendar is a free listing in the Hood County News to inform readers of programs, special meetings and nonprofit events. The event should be open to the public and free to attend. Information should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event for consideration. Email the who, what, when, where and why to calendar@hcnews. com. Calendar information runs as space is available.
THANKSGIVING MEAL drive through and delivery, free. The community-wide turkey dinner is moving to Brock’s Food and Drink (formerly Rib Shack) at 4021 Acton Highway, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Carry out dinners will be available, or delivery is offered. Volunteers will help make deliveries. For more information, call 254-405-5897 or 817-326-4752.
CANCELED/CHRISTMAS PARADE on the square postponed until next year. Granbury Christmas lights will be turned on tonight and continue through the season.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 2
VETERAN PEER Support Group, meet from 6-7 p.m., Hood County Library, 222 N. Travis St.
GRANBURY BASS Club meets at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at Spring Creek BBQ, 317 E. Highway 377. Get updates on coming tournaments for different lakes. New members welcome. Questions? Send email to email@example.com.
NEWCOMERS CLUB will meet Thursday, Dec. 3 at Pecan Platation Country Club. Granbury Mayor Pro Tem Tony Mobley will share the city’s vision of expansion, improved services and proposed developments. Reservations required by noon Friday, Nov. 27 by email firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-243-9831. Doors open at 9:15 a.m. and meeting begins at 10:15. Fee is $17 for lunch and program. All welcome.
MISSION GRANBURY’S Christmas Gala fundraiser, Miracle on the Brazos, featuring the Texas Daytripper Chet Garner. 6 p.m. at Lake Granbury Conference Center. Go to www.missiongranbury.org for information.
MONTHLY COMMUNITY Pantry, 8:30 - 10:30 a.m., Granbury First United Methodist Church, 301 Loop 567.
SATURDAY, DEC. 5
GIFT WRAPPING on the square. GHS Stowaways volunteer their service by wrapping Christmas gifts at Christmas Market on the Plaza from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
27TH ANNUAL Toy Drive and Car Show, presented by Myers Automotive and Miriam Redburn, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at StoneWater Church, 911 E. Highway 377. Benefits Hood County Christmas for Children. Bring an unwrapped toy for a boy or girl. Hamburgers, hot dogs and cold drinks provided by O’Reilly Auto Parts.
MONDAY, DEC. 7
ALZHEIMER SUPPORT Group, 10 a.m., Acton Methodist Church, 3433 Fall Creek Highway, we share and support one another, Contact: Evelyn Guerin 817-326-2355.
THURSDAY, DEC. 10
CHRISTMAS TOUR of Homes presented by Pecan Plantation Woman’s Club. Five homes, come and go between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., Santa’s workshop and bakery at the country club from 8 a.m. to noon. Brunch package is $32.95, Elegant dinner package is $47.95 and tour only is $27.95. Register online at www.myppwc.com.
SALVATION ARMY meets at DeCordova Bend Estates Country Club with Winter Wonderland entertainment by vocalist Michelle Winters. Social time at 10 a.m. and meeting at 10:30.
FRIDAY, DEC. 11
HEALTHY HOLIDAYS Drive Through (for mental health), 10 a.m. -2 p.m. at Kroger parking lot. Booths and Allie the therapy dog are included. Carter Blood Care conducting blood drive, food will be given by Tarrant Area Food Bank, self care items like hot chocolate mix and bubble bath products will be given. First 100 cars receive $10 gift card to Kroger. Sponsored by Comanche Peak Coalition for Mental Health.
SATURDAY, DEC. 12
FREE CHRISTMAS Concert presented by Texas Tradition Chorus, women’s accapella chorus with 45 members. Show starts at 1 p.m. at Granbury Square Plaza stage outdoors.