Events will be located at the Weatherford Public Library unless otherwise noted.
Second Monday of the month |
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
September 9th - The Public
October 14th - The Theory of Everything
November - No Movie - Library Closed for Holiday
Join us on the second Monday of every month for a matinee movie shown in our auditorium. Bottled water and snacks will be provided, along with a showing of an award winning film or musical.
Third Tuesday of the month | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
The Needlework group is a great way to meet fellow crafters who enjoy crochet, embroidery, knitting, or any other type of hand work. Share ideas and hone skills. Open to all ages and skill levels. Just bring your own materials (yarn, needles/hooks).
Third Thursday of the month | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
September 19th- Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson
October 17th - A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Adults of all ages are welcome to attend and discuss the book selection of the month. Copies of the selection for each month will be provided at the meeting the month prior, while supplies last. If you miss the meeting, please contact Rachel at firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-598-4207 to see if any additional copies are available.
Books and Breakfast
Fourth Tuesday of the month | 10:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
All meetings will be at Senior Care at Holland Lake, located at 1201 Holland Lake Dr., Weatherford, TX 76086
August 27th - theme: a book about friendship
September 24th - theme: a book with a blue cover
October 22nd - theme: a book by a local author
(anywhere in DFW metroplex)
Join us on the fourth Tuesday of every month for a book discussion and breakfast (please note location above). It’s a chance to share your thoughts on a book of your choosing that follows our theme for the month, and you will learn new titles to add to your must read list.
Beyond Board Games
Third Tuesday of the month | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Join us every third Tuesday of the month for collectible card and table top gaming. Whether you are brand new to gaming, or a veteran, this event is for you. Please bring your own materials for your game of choice. Recommended for ages 14 through adult.
Come get crafty at the library and learn some new skills. We provide the supplies and instructions for each project, and all classes are free to attend. Come ready to learn and have some fun! Space is limited, so you must register at https://weatherfordpubliclibrarytx.eventbrite.com for the class you are interested in attending.
Introduction to Paint Pouring
Thursday, October 10th | 6 - 8 p.m.
Friday, October 11th | 1 - 3 p.m.
For this class, you will get an introduction to paint pouring. The method we will be using is a less messy, more cost-effective, and less wasteful process.
Registration opens Thursday, September 26th at 9 a.m.
DNA Basics: The Impact of Genetic Testing
Presented by the UNT Health Science Center
Thursday, September 5th | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Have you ever considered taking a genetic test? The impact of genetic testing goes beyond knowing where your ancestors are from. Your DNA holds a vast ocean of information about you and your health. Join UNT Health Science Center librarians for DNA Basics: The Impact of Genetic Testing and learn about:
• benefits and limitations of genetic testing
• what precision medicine is
• how DNA is changing society
Get the Facts
Presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
All classes 2 - 3 p.m., Wednesdays
October 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd
Make healthier food decisions on portion sizes and learn more ways to reduce the consumption of sodium, fat, and sugar. Food tastings and prizes will be provided.
Introduction to Yoga
Presented by Shauna Casey, Certified RYT.
Thursday, October 3rd | 6:30 - 7:30 pm
All levels of yogis welcome. Join us for an hour long introductory class that will deliver a full body workout that promotes strength, flexibility, and mindfulness.
Presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
All classes 2 - 3 pm., Wednesdays
November 6th, 13th, and 20th
Learn all about carbohydrates and how they relate to healthy eating. Food tastings and prizes will be provided.
Homeschool Resource Fair 2019
Thursday, August 29th | 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Our 2018 Homeschool Resource Fair was such a success that we are hosting one again for you in 2019!
Are you a homeschooling parent looking for activities, tutoring, or
other services for your children? Then you won’t want to miss our Homeschool Resource Fair.
Come find out about the options in and near Weatherford and Parker County that are available to homeschooling families. There will be representatives from sports organizations, fine arts instructors, tutors and other educational service providers, museums and other cultural institutions, and much more.
Show + Tell : Homeschool Sharing Time
1st Thursday of the Month | 1:30 - 3 p.m.
This new event for homeschoolers gives your student the chance to bring an object and tell about it. Show and Tell is a great way for all ages to work on public speaking skills in a friendly format. Feel free to talk about a favorite book to recommend to others, too! We meet the first Thursday of every month in the auditorium.
Backyard School : Trees
Thursday, October 24th | 6 - 8 p.m.
Homeschool families will learn about trees and related topics in this unit of the homeschool series “Backyard School.” Come enjoy demonstrations and participate in hands-on activities. A take-home guide for more exploration at home will be provided.
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Monday, September 30th | 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Visit the library and help save a life! For appointments please visit: www.redcrossblood.org and search for sponsor code parkercountyarc or call 1-800-REDCROSS.
Trivia Night at Antebellum Ale House
Presented by the Weatherford Public Library
Teams must register by 7:00 p.m.
Monday, November 18th
Location: Antebellum Ale House,
321 E Oak St, Weatherford, TX 76086
Join us for our quarterly trivia night. Come alone or as a team. Antebellum gift cards will be awarded to our 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams. For one night, the library won’t help you find the answers.
Be sure to follow the library on Facebook to watch for updates and get all the details on our theme for the night.