The weekend is here with some fun family events taking place in the Glen Rose area. Make it a good one and TGIF!
1. Walnut Springs Historical Association fish fry
Come out to the Walnut Springs Community Center at 6 p.m. Saturday, and enjoy a yummy fried fish plate at the Walnut Springs Historical Association fish fry event. Fish plates are $10 for adults, $5 for children and free for ages five and under. All proceeds benefit the Historical Association.
2. World Rhino Day at Fossil Rim
Round up the kiddos and celebrate rhinos from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center’s World Rhino Day: Family Fun Day event. The center’s education department will teach attendees about rhinos and will have four interactive activities, which include painting, coloring, creating a bookmark and a button. The cost is $10 per person and proceeds benefit Fossil Rim’s rhinos. For more information call 254-897-2960.
3. Concerts in the Park
Grab a blanket or chairs and head to Oakdale Park for a concert starting at 8 p.m. Saturday. The event will feature the Cool Heat Band from Dallas and the performance is free and open to the public. Attendees are also welcome to bring picnic baskets. For more information call 254-897-3081.