November 2013 – March 2014
Family-friendly festival featuring activities for all ages. Arts and crafts, food and beverages, live music, Christmas caroling, period costume contest, Santa in the Park. Come dressed in your favorite “Old Timey” clothes. For food and craft vending information, call 512.355.2984.
Proceeds benefit Liberty Hill United Methodist Church community ministries.
Parade begins at 2 p.m. from Liberty Hill Elementary School through downtown on Loop 332.
Festival vendors and activities will be at Liberty Hill United Methodist Church.
See the Liberty Hill Trail of Lights at Lions Foundation Park.
VFW Pancake Supper
The Liberty Hill VFW will host its monthly Pancake Supper from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21.
The all-you-can-eat supper features pancakes, sausage, coffee and juice for $5 per person or $15 maximum for families.
The Pancake Supper, a monthly fundraiser for the VFW, is held on the third Tuesday evening of each month.
This month’s co-host is Project Graduation.
Wilco Democratic Party meets Jan. 23
CEDAR PARK — The Williamson County Democratic Party will hold its monthly “Happy Hour” from 6-8 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Blue Corn Harvest Bar & Grill, 700 E. Whitestone Blvd. Suite 204, Cedar Park. For more information, call Jim Stauber at (512) 515-0486.
Cub Scouts tackling hunger with food drive on Feb. 1
Liberty Hill Cub Scout Pack 196 is sponsoring a food drive to benefit Operation Liberty Hill in conjunction with a Central Texas effort to tackle hunger on Super Bowl weekend.
Scouts will collect food donations in various Liberty Hill neighborhoods beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1. Items may also be dropped off at a donation barrel at Parkers Corner Market. Items collected will be taken to Operation Liberty Hill for distribution to families in need.
Liberty Hill subdivisions participating in the food drive include Sundance Ranch, Sundance Estates, Boulderwood, Carrington Ranch, Gabriel’s Overlook, Rancho Sienna, Saratoga Springs and Stonewall Ranch. Residents may bag donated items and place them on the curb outside their residence by 10 a.m. Feb. 1 and scouts will stop by to collect them.
Operation Liberty Hill is in need of the following items: canned chicken, Hamburger Helper, Chicken Helper, Tuna Helper, refried beans, sloppy joe sauce, spaghetti noodles, deoderant, shampoo, toothpaste, cereal, instant oatmeal, Poptarts, pudding cups, crackers, jelly (plastic), ketchup, mayonnaise.
Celebrate Dr. Seuss
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at the Liberty Hill Public Library, 335 Loop 332.
It’s far more than just a birthday party for the celebrated, bigger than life author. It’s a festive canine carnival along with cool games, craft-making, a photo booth for silly photo opportunities, a colorful dog costume contest and plenty of Dr. Seuss story readings. The event is free and open to kids of all ages.
Nine area animal rescues and sanctuaries including Wee Rescue, Small Chance Rescue, Texas Humane Heroes, Westie Rescue Austin and the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter will be present.
Among the animals participating are three dogs from the West explosion being sheltered at the Stray Acres Sanctuary and Animal Rescue in Bertram.
The event is part of a national celebration, Reading Across America, held in honor of Dr. Seuss whose birthday was March 2. He would have turned 110.
Sale benefits mission trip
BERTRAM — First Baptist Church of Bertram will host a yard and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at the church, 325 S. Gabriel in Bertram.
Proceeds from the sale benefit a youth mission trip to Spain in June.
Trek Back in Time during Spring Break
Grace Alive Church is hosting “Trek Back in Time,” a wilderness escape Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 10-14.
The Spring Break event will explore what life was like for the ancient Israelites. Children will craft projects, play games and try new foods.
Registration is from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon Saturday, March 8. For more information, call Pam Pousson at (512) 565-2153.
The event will be held at Grace Alive Church, 16030 W. State Highway 29 in Liberty Hill.