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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 email@example.com. Please include a street address for location of event. Calendar information runs as space is available.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 19
BLOOD DRIVE, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., hosted by Knights of Columbus at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 2301 Acton Highway. https://ww3.greatpartners.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/116467 to register.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 20
STARTING A New Life, grief support group begins new session meeting at 3 p.m. for nine weeks. Small group meetings will be in host homes. Contact Phillis or Bill Brewer at 817-573-8915 for meeting information.
MONDAY, SEPT. 21
ALZHEIMERS SUPPORT Group, 10 a.m., Acton Methodist Church, 3433 Fall Creek Highway. Evelyn Guerin 817-326-2355.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 22
HOOD COUNTY Republican Club meet with special guest Nick Adams, political and cultural commentator, at Brazos Covenant, 1950 Acton Highway, door open 6 p.m. and meeting is at 6:30 p.m.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 24
ROTARY CLUB of Granbury hosting the Rotary District PolioPlus Team to discuss the progress of Rotary’s Worldwide PolioPlus program. Luncheon meeting at noon, Harbor Lakes Golf Club, 2100 Club House Drive.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 25
PRAYER RETREAT featuring Rob Randall, author, pastor and evangelist, and Aaron Judkins, archaeologist and recording artist. Friday and Saturday event at Riverbend Retreat Center in Glen Rose. Encouragement, refreshment and prayer with a warrior’s heart. For information go to http://granburyministries. org/index.php/empowering-prayer-retreat/
COOPER MAX Foundation nonprofit for childhood cancer, Night Under the Stars fundraiser, 6 p.m. at Warren’s Backyard, north of Granbury square on Highway 51, 857-763-6240. Tickets at www.eventbrite.com/e/night-under-the-stars-tickets
SATURDAY, SEPT. 26
THORP SPRING Cemetery Association, board meeting, 10 a.m. at Thorp Spring Cemetery Church of Christ, 3006 Thorp St. For more information contact president LaWana Sparks at 817-901-5568.
CAROL COOK book signing for “I Can’t Believe This!” 2-6 p.m. at The Shanley House Center for the Arts, 224 N. Travis St. Meet the author and learn about her collection of stories.
MONDAY, SEPT. 28
CHAMBER GOLF Classic, at Harbor Lakes Golf Club. Call the Granbury Chamber at 817-573-1622 or visit www.granburychamber.com.