December 2015

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2015 Christmas on the Square

The Weatherford Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Annual
Christmas on the Square Holiday Celebration
in Historic Downtown Weatherford
on Saturday, December 5th from 11:00AM to 4:00PM

Christmas Star Sponsors: Chick-fil-A, First Financial Bank, Jerry's, Plains Capital Bank, Texas Health Resources
Holiday Ornament Sponsors: First National Bank & Weatherford Regional Medical Center
Candy Canes: Weatherford Christian School

The Annual Christmas Parade will kick off the festivities starting at 10:00AM! Families will be coming from all over Parker County…

Annual Weatherford Chamber Christmas Mixer 2015

The Weatherford Chamber of Commerce and Southwest Auto Group want to invite you to the biggest and most festive mixer of the year! There will be refreshments, networking and door prizes. This mixer will take place at Southwest Ford located at 3001 Fort Worth Hwy. from 4:00-6:00PM on Tuesday, December 8, 2015.

Looking back over the year, we reflect on the benefits of being a part of a great community. Anxious for the New…

News & Special Events

Home for the Holidays Marketplace Deemed a Success!

Leather coasters, amazing wreaths, essential oils, beautiful crosses, outstanding furniture, holiday t-shirts, hand painted shirts & glasses to awesome clothing…

Sponsorships: A Valuable Marketing Tool

Do you want people to know about your business? How do you make it known what you do, where…

2016 Parker County Bridal Fair

Planning for Your Big Day!

Is there a wedding in your near future? If so, mark your calendar…

Clark Gardens Garden a Glow

Twinkling lights, sitting by the fire, sitting on Santa’s lap telling him your wish list are just a few…

Parker County Heritage Society Hosts 34th Annual Candlelight Tour of...

The Parker County Heritage Society invites everyone to attend the 34th annual Candlelight Tour of Homes on Saturday December…

Sweet on Business Networking Luncheon


Are you wondering how to meet new people? Do you need new contacts for your business? Have you had…

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Board Member Spotlight

Board Member Spotlight - Tanya Hodges

Tanya has lived in Weatherford for 25 years moving from the North Richland Hills area.  She has been in banking 39 years and presently works for PlainsCapital Bank as a…

New Members

New Members Oct-Nov 2015

Bar Z Boutique
940-452-1971
www.barzboutique.com

Bell Gems
118 Houston Ave
Weatherford, TX 76086
858-442-0384

Ginny's Wig Boutique
123 Dallas St
Weatherford, TX 76086
817-925-1449

Heaven Scent Cleaning Service
1955 Carter Rd
Springtown, TX 76082
682-239-8025

Kenneth J. Engle, CPA
904 S. Main St
Weatherford, TX 76086
www.cfohelp.com
817-596-8887

Planet Fitness
1821 S. Main St
Weatherford, TX 76086
www.planetfitness.com
682-582-9001

Shep's Place
816 S. Main
Weatherford,…

Star Member Roster

Star Members November 2015

Platinum
Albertson's 
City of Weatherford       
First Financial Bank      
First National Bank       
Imperial Construction   
Jerry's Auto Group
Plains Capital Bank
Texas Health Outpatient Center Willow Park 
Weatherford Democrat     
Weatherford Regional Medical Center

Gold
Community National Bank & Trust
Hooks Lincoln
Progressive Waste Solutions
LegacyTexas Bank
Plaid for Women
Roger…

Ribbon Cuttings

November 2015 Ribbon Cutting Recap

11/3   Cowgirl Chicks Gift Store 216 York Ave. Weatherford 817-629-7309 www.cowgirlchicks.com
The All American Cowgirl Chicks desire to continue to preserve the wonderful cowboy & cowgirl history that makes up the beautiful western towns of Parker County. Dedicating their lives to caring for horses and providing entertainment and trick riding for the Sport of Rodeo the last 20 years. They want to honor their coach and mentor, legendary Trick Roper & Trick Rider J.W. Stoker, with this unique gift store. Come meet the Cowgirl Chicks and J.W. Open Tuesday – Saturday from 10:00-5:00.       

11/3   Taste & See Bakery Treats 216 York Ave. Weatherford 940-682-5456
Everything is homemade from scratch. They do special orders. Serving many cookie varieties, brownies, homemade fudge, pralines, peanut pastries, peanut brittle, fudge covered caramel apples, cakes and pies. The jumbo cupcakes are iced in the middle & on top. They are taking orders for the holidays and special occasions. Come see them and let them cook up something special for YOU! Hours are 10:00-5:00 Tuesday – Saturday.

11/4     Eden Wellsprings 682-560-6275 www.EdenWellsprings.com
Eden Wellsprings was started as a family-run business in 2010.  Chad and Pauline Foster wanted to bring the principles of integrity, hard work, and fair pricing to the water treatment world of North Texas.  Theirs was a labor of love, but it was a slow process.  In 2013, Chad met Mark Mobley, an experienced local water treatment specialist, and the two of them realized that they were both of the  same mind and heart  for helping people  get  clean  water.   By 2015,  Mark became a partner in the business, and brought his son Zach, into the mix as well.  Now, Eden Wellsprings has grown to 5 employees, and focuses on delivering customized water treatment systems across North Texas.  With success focusing on problem water in wells, they solve the dilemmas associated with owning a well, all the while keeping expenses down for the families that they serve.  Eden Wellsprings brings high-level, and high-efficiency equipment to their clients at amazing prices.  They work with city water or well water, and have a customized assortment of softeners, filters, reverse osmosis units, and other water treatment solutions available for any local needs. Eden  Wellsprings  can  be  easily  contacted  by  text  or  phone  at  682-560-6275,  by  email  , or by visiting the website at  www.EdenWellsprings.com.  Water testing and consultation is always free with no obligation. 

11/10     Swim Lesson People 210 Alford Drive Weatherford 817-599-7946 www.theswimlessonpeople.com
Celebrating 4 years in Weatherford, Swim Lesson People boasts a year round learn to swim program for children as young as 6 months. Other program highlights include Lifeguard Training, Homeschool Physical Education, Guided Family Swims, Water Safety education and more! During Summer 2015, Swim Lesson People served over 400 children and adults in Parker County. Swim Lesson People prides themselves on making swimming and water safety fun!

11/10     Monarch Dental 220 Adams Dr. Ste. 250 Weatherford 817-458-3270
Monarch Dental is excited to introduce Dr. Nicole Branca. Dr. Branca received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas at Houston Dental Branch. She has also taken many advanced courses in endodontics, oral surgery, implants, and emergency medicine, in addition to being a member of a variety of dental associations. When she’s not helping patients achieve a healthy, beautiful smile, Dr. Branca loves to read,…

Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings

December 2015 Ribbon Cuttings

Dec. 1 – It’s Your World Travel Ribbon Cutting – 10:30 am
318 Palo Pinto.

Dec. 2 – Faith Hope Family Children’s Home Ribbon Cutting – 9:00 am
at the Chamber.

Dec. 2 – Recaptured Charm Ribbon Cutting – 10:00 am
207 York Ave

Dec. 3 – Ginny’s Wig Boutique Ribbon Cutting – 11:00 am
123 Dallas.

Dec. 3 – Bar Z Boutique Ribbon Cutting – 4:00 pm
Heritage Park Lot #73

Dec. 8 – Reflections Salon & Day Spa Ribbon Cutting – 11:00 am
1905 Martin Drive

Dec. 9 – Peacock’s Feed & Supply Ribbon Cutting – 10:00 am
122 W. Water.

Dec. 10 – Edwards Jones: Chris Evers Ribbon Cutting – 10:00 am
1020 Palo Pinto

Breakfast Before Business

A Special Breakfast before Business in December

First National Bank will host Breakfast Before Business on…

Young Business Leaders

Young Business Leaders Christmas Mixer

It’s been a successful year for the YBL group, lets end 2015 with a bang!! Wear the ugliest Christmas…

Calendar of Events

December 2015 Calendar of Events

Now thru Dec. 14 - Chamber Event – iChamberShop !
Shop at participating businesses now through Dec. 14. Bring your receipts to the Chamber each time you spend $50 with any of them. Get ready for your chance to win great prizes! Grand Prize: Apple iPad! For more information visit www.weatherford-chamber.com or call: 817-596-3801.

Now thru Dec. 14 – A Christmas Toy Drive – 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Benefitting the children at the Pythian Home. Sponsored by White’s Funeral Homes. Bring joy to the Heart of a Child! Drop off new, unwrapped toys at White’s Funeral Home by Dec. 14. 130 Houston Avenue. Contact: Cathy Johnson at 817-596-4811.

Now thru Dec. 23 – Folk Art Nativities from the Horchler Collection
Hilde Horchler has a personal passion for collecting Nativities. This special exhibit features her exceptional collection of Native American and Latin American folk art Nativities. Museum of the Americas is located at: 216 Fort Worth Hwy. Contact: 817-341-8668 www.museumoftheamericas.com

Dec. 1 – Chamber Event – It’s Your World Travel Ribbon Cutting – 10:30 am
318 Palo Pinto.

Dec. 1 – Chamber Event - Young Business Leaders Jingle & Mingle Mixer – 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Wear the ugliest Christmas Sweater you can find and meet us at Providence Title Company, 300 S Main, Ste 100, for light food, fun and Networking! Donations of new, unwrapped, kids hooded sweatshirts will be donated to Manna for children in need this Christmas season.

Dec. 2 – Chamber Event – Faith Hope Family Children’s Home Ribbon Cutting – 9:00 am
at the Chamber.

Dec. 2 – Chamber Event – Recaptured Charm Ribbon Cutting – 10:00 am
207 York Ave

Dec. 3 – Chamber Event – Ginny’s Wig Boutique Ribbon Cutting – 11:00 am
123 Dallas.

Dec. 3 – Chamber Event – Bar Z Boutique Ribbon Cutting – 4:00 pm
Heritage Park Lot #73

Dec. 4-6 – First Monday Trade Days – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
At Heritage Park on Santa Fe. Contact City of Weatherford Special Events: 817-596-3801.

Dec. 4 thru 20 – “A Good Old Fashioned Redneck Country Christmas”
What if three wise men weren’t really all that wise? What if they were just 3 ordinary guys who happened on the greatest story ever told? Good old fashioned entertainment for the entire family. www.theatreoffthesquare.org Friday and Saturday nights at 8:00 pm, Sunday matinee at 2:00 pm. Theatre Off the Square, 114 North Denton Street. 817-341-8687.

Dec. 5 – Chamber Event - Christmas on the Square– 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
FREE to attend!…