Whitney VFD pancake meal
A pancake dinner fund raiser has been scheduled by Whitney Fire/Rescue for Saturday, February 8, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Whitney Fire Department. Donations will be used to provide life-saving equipment for firefighters and the citizens that they protect. Free delivery is available. For more information, call 254-694-2444.
Peoria VFD to serve spaghetti
Peoria Volunteer Fire Department will hold a spaghetti dinner fund raiser Saturday, February 8, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Peoria Community Center. Cost will be $10 for adults and $5 for children. For more information, call Bobby Baker or Vicki Collard at 254-580-1287.
WSCA to serve breakfast Sat.
West Shore Civic Association will hold a Valentine’s breakfast and bake sale Saturday, February 8, from 7:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. See ad in this edition for more information. The center is located at 560 FM 3118 in Laguna Park.
KISD plans food pantry
Kopperl ISD will host a food pantry offering fresh produce and other groceries to those in need from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, February 12, at the Kopperl Volunteer Fire Department. The event is held once a month thanks to the Tarrant Area Food Bank.
BCRTA to hold meeting Feb. 11
The Bosque County Retired Teachers Association will meet Tuesday, February 11, at Johnny’s Place in Clifton. Deb Tolman will be the guest speaker and will discuss healthy eating. A business meeting will follow, and after the meeting adjourns, there will be a drawing for door prizes.
NA meeting set in Whitney
Narcotics Anonymous meetings will be offered in a new location beginning Tuesday, February 11. Meetings will be held at Whitney Fellowship at the Forum in downtown Whitney on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 7 to 8 p.m.
Grief support planned Feb. 10
Community Healthcare of Texas, formerly Providence Hospice, will offer grief support Monday, February 10, from 1-2 p.m. at King Memorial Methodist Church, located at 502 North Colorado in Whitney. Grief support is open to anyone grieving the loss of a loved one.
Grandparents storytime weekly
Every Monday from 10 to 11 a.m., grandparents’ story time is held for preschoolers at Lake Whitney Senior Center. Story time is held at the King Memorial United Methodist Church Family Life Center, located at 503 North Colorado Street in Whitney. For questions, call Barbara Meyer at 214-356-8628.
LWA to hold auditions
Lake Whitney Arts will hold auditions for its March production of “Two Witches, No Waiting,” a comedy by Pat Cook, Thursday, February 6, at 7 p.m., and Saturday, February 8, at 10 a.m. The script calls for five women and three men. Cold readings from the script will be conducted. For more information, visit http://www.lakewhitneyarts.org or call 254-694-5105.
Senior Center open Tuesdays
The new Lake Whitney Senior Center is now open Tuesdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. for a suggested donation of $2 for anyone 60 and up. Come enjoy activities, guest speakers, movies, crafts, games, library and fellowship. The center is located at 503 North Colorado Street in Whitney. For more information or to reserve your lunch, call 254-332-0041.