Events for Adults

Events will be located at the Weatherford Public Library unless otherwise noted.

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Hiring Event


Thursday, January 30th  |  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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The Goodwill Weatherford Job Resource Center will host a hiring event at the Weatherford Public Library for positions including Cashiers, Census Takers, Clerks, Custodial, Delivery Drivers, Print Services, Servers and more! Questions? Call 817-341-4775

Please arrive early, dressed to impress with two forms of I.D.
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Census 2020 Recruiting



Join the 2020 Census team and be a Census Taker. The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring now for temporary #2020CensusJobs. The pay is great, and you’ll be paid weekly. Plus, the hours are flexible and even training is paid. Apply online at 2020census.gov/jobs
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Movie Monday

Second Monday of the month  |  

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 


  • January 13th - The Great Gatsby 
  • February 10th - Thoroughly Modern Millie
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. 

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Needlework Group


Third Tuesday of the month  |  6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

  • January 21st
  • February 18th
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).

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Book Club


Third Thursday of the month  |  6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

  • January 16th - How to Stop Time by Matt Haig 
  • February 20th - Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
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 rreeves@weatherfordtx.gov or 817-598-4207 to see if any additional copies are available.

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Beyond Board Games


Third Tuesday of the month  |  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

  • January 21st
  • February 18th
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.
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B.Y.O. Book Club - 

NEW - Starting in January! 
Last Monday of the Month  |  7:00 - 8:30 p.m

  • January 27th
  • February 24th
Location:
Meets at Northside Remedy, 215 N Main St, Weatherford, TX
 
Come hang out and talk about what you are reading with fellow book lovers - no rules about what you read.

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Watercolor Basics



Tuesday, February 4th | 1 - 3 p.m.
Tuesday, February 4th |  6 - 8 p.m.

Come get crafty at the library and learn a new skill. We provide the supplies and instructions, and as always, it’s free to attend. Come ready to learn and have some fun! For this class, you will get an introduction to the basics of watercolor painting. We will be using watercolor cakes in pans, watercolor brush markers, and watercolor paper to explore the basics.
Space is limited, so you must register at https://weatherfordpubliclibrarytx.eventbrite.com for the class time you are interested in attending. The class is designed for adults ages 18 and older only, please. Each person attending must register individually. This is the same class as we offered in the fall, so only new attendees please.

Registration opens Tuesday, January 21st at 9 a.m.
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Cooking Under Pressure – Presented by
the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service


Tuesday, January 7th  |  6 - 7:30 p.m.

Learn how to make delicious hot meals using the slow cooker and the electric pressure cooker. The program will help you learn about these appliances, how to use them and the benefits they offer. There will be recipes and food to taste made from each appliance.

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Understanding Cemetery Symbols


Thursday, January 30th  |  6 - 8 p.m.

Whether you are a genealogist, historian, ghost hunter, or curiosity seeker, Tui Snider’s photo-laden presentation, based on her popular guide book, Understanding Cemetery Symbols, reveals the forgotten meaning behind cemetery  symbols in historic burial grounds.

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Show + Tell : Homeschool Sharing Time

1st Thursday of the Month | 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.



  • January 2nd- Holidays & Vacations 
  • February 6th- Toys & Games
We’ve had some great Show & Tell events, and now let’s make it more interesting. Each month will have a theme. Remember both elements of the program in your presentation: “ Show” (an object or prop) and “Tell” (talk about it). Themes provide structure to the program and increase the fun for everyone! 
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Backyard School : Ice and Snow



  • Tuesday, January 28th  |  6 - 8 p.m.
Our Backyard Homeschool series continues! The whole family can come and enjoy seasonal hands-on projects at activity stations. Take home booklets will be available with fun ideas to supplement a variety of school subjects using outdoor exploration.
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American Red Cross Blood Drive


Thursday, January 9th  |  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.
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Trivia Night at Antebellum Ale House
Presented by the Weatherford Public Library


Teams must register by 7:00 p.m.
  • Monday, February 17th
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.
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