The weekend is here and it’s looking to be warm and sunny just in time to enjoy these area happenings. Make it a good one, and TGIF!

1. Free Homeowner Turfgrass seminar

If you’re looking for a little help with lawn management before spring, get over to the Texas A&M AgriLife Research Center from 2-4 p.m. today for a free homeowner turfgrass seminar. Topics will be presented by Erath County Master Gardeners and will include pre-emergence, soil fertility, mowing heights and more. For more information visit

2. SHS Project Graduation sheet sale

Get yourself a new set of luxury sheets and help raise some money for Stephenville High School’s 2017 Project Graduation from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday in the SHS lobby. The sale will feature 1,500 thread count complete sheet sets with pillowcases in 14 beautiful colors and six sizes. 

3. Cowboy Trade Days at Capital Hatters

Browse a variety of handmade items from local craftsmen from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the Cowboy Trade Days event hosted by Capital Hatters. For more information contact James Andrae at 254-965-5678 or Bill Plummer at 254-640-1112.

4. National Love Your Pet Day

If you have a furry family member you’re looking to get vaccinated or microchipped, get over to Pet Supplies Plus between 10 a.m.-1 p.m. as P.A.W.S. and Green’s Creek Veterinary Clinic host low cost vaccines and microchipping in honor of National Love Your Pet Day. For more information call P.A.W.S. at 254-485-1314 or Green’s Creek at 254-445-0440.

5. Spaghetti supper benefiting Elks Lodge

Enjoy a hearty meal while raising funds for Stephenville Elks Lodge at the spaghetti supper event from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the lodge (1560 W. Highland). The meal will be $5 per person and will include spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, assorted desserts and drinks. Attendees can also bring soda, beer or wine if preferred.