The weekend is approaching with some great happenings in Stephenville and the surrounding area. Make it a good one!

1. Library story time

Round up the kiddos and head to the Stephenville Public Library for story time taking place at 10:30 a.m. Friday. Story time is free and all children are welcome to attend. The story will be geared toward ages three and up. For more information call 254-918-1240.

2. Chicken House Flea Market

Browse a variety of bargains at this weekend’s Chicken House Flea Market taking place from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the market located between Stephenville and Dublin on Hwy. 377. For more information call 254-968-0888.

3. Texas Senior Pro Rodeo

Enjoy a weekend full of rodeo events at Lone Star Arena when the Texas Senior Pro Rodeo kicks off at 10 a.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday. The Texas Senior Pro Rodeo is celebrating 40 years and welcomes young and old to join the competitions. For more information contact Beverly Shoaf at 254-223-2290.

4. Super Hero Night at 281 Speedway

Come dressed to impress in your best superhero costume for 281 Speedway’s Super Hero Night kicking off at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. The racing events will include IMCA Sport Compact, IMCA Sport Mod, Legacy Dwarf Club, IMCA I Stock, Factory Stock, IMCA Modified and Street Stock. For ticket prices and more information visit or call 512-814-6051.

5. Star Party at Dinosaur Valley

Head out to Glen Rose and enjoy a night outdoors at Dinosaur Valley State Park’s Star Party taking place from 9-11 p.m. Saturday meeting at the amphitheater parking lot. Those participating will learn about constellations, galaxies, stars and the moon. Telescopes will be on site, but you are welcome to bring your own. No flashlights or cell phones will be permitted, however, red tinted lights are welcome. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4588.