The Tarrant County Public Health Department is offering this summer two free classes – “Freedom from Smoking” and “Chronic Disease Self-Management” at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Azle. The classes, both six weeks long, are free to Tarrant County residents and are tentatively scheduled for Tuesday or Wednesday morning/afternoon, time to be determined by interested participants.
If you want to quit or reduce your tobacco use or if you need help dealing with diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, or other chronic health problems, phone Good Shepherd at 817-237-4822 and leave a message with your phone number, specifying the class you want.… Read the rest
The Annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Azle will run from 6 p.m.-12 midnight Friday, May 16, in Azle’s Central Park. Opening ceremonies will begin promptly at 6 p.m., followed by the Survivor and Caregiver lap at 6:30 p.m.
The public and anyone who is a cancer survivor or who has cared for someone with cancer is encouraged to participate.… Read the rest
The Reno Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual Fish Fry Saturday, May 24, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the fire station, 185 W. Reno Road.
A $7.50 donation includes a meal of deep-fried fish, hushpuppies, corn, various desserts, a bounce house for the kids, an air ambulance, and live music. Carter BloodCare will also be on hand to accept blood donations.… Read the rest
Permission packets for screening for the Azle Independent School District’s Gifted and Talented identification in grades K-5 are now available. Packets are due to school counselors on May 9. Screening for Gifted and Talented identification will begin May 12.
Parents should contact the counselor at each campus for more information.… Read the rest
The Azle Historical Museum, 124 West Main Street, is conducting a fundraising bake sale Saturday, May 10 from 9 a.m. until noon (or when items sell out).
Available for purchase: homemade cakes, cookies, muffins, brownies, and other baked goods.
Funds raised cover expenses that help keep the museum free to the public.… Read the rest
A reception honoring Joe Lieb, retiring executive director of Azle’s Community Caring Center, will be held from 3-5 p.m. Friday, May 2, at 404 W. Main Street in Azle.
The public is invited to stop by with well wishes. Light refreshments will be served.… Read the rest
The Azle Lions Club invites the public to its annual garage sale slated from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 3, in the Lions Club Building located at 412 Commerce Street across from the Azle Post Office.
Proceeds benefit Lions Club projects throughout the year.… Read the rest