Thursday, May 6

The Somervell County Ministerial Fellowship will hold a prayer session at noon at the gazebo on the courthouse square as part of the National Day of Prayer.

Friday, May 7

The 28th Annual Lone Star State Dulcimer Festival starts its four-day run at Oakdale Park.

The Up Against the Wall Theater downtown on the side of the Chamber of Commerce building will show the original “Raiders of the Lost Ark” at 8:30 p.m. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets, popcorn and drinks. The event is free.

Battle of the Bands begins at 6 p.m. at the Texas Ampitheatre Tickets are $12. Call the Expo at 897-4509 or visit www.glenroseexpo.org. Runs through Saturday, May 8.

Saturday, May 8

Voting in special election for Republican candidates for state senate, at the Somervell County Courthouse annex, and voting for the school bond election and City Council election at Town Hall. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Youth Fish Day from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Squaw Creek Park. Lunch will be served afterward.

Nancy Smith Cemetery Association annual bake sale fundraiser, from 9 a.m. to noon in front of Glen Rose Discount Drug on U.S. Highway 67.

Glen Rose High School Senior Prom at the Somervell County Expo.

Tuesday, May 11

The Glen Rose Garden Club monthly meeting at 11 a.m. at the Storiebook Café, 502 N.E. Barnard Street. Members are asked to note the change of time and location. The group will hold its annual installation of officers and will enjoy a “Dutch treat” luncheon. Please RSVP to 898-0048 by May 9.

Barnard's Mill Art League meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the Luminant building.

Wednesday, May 12

The Johnson-Somervell Counties Retired School Employees Association monthly meeting is at 10 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall at St. Mark United Methodist Church, 1109 W. Henderson St. in Cleburne.

Glen Rose Medical Center Nursing & Rehab Unit open house, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 13

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's open house on Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant's safety performance begins at 6 p.m. at the Somervell County Courthouse Annex.

Saturday, May 15

Free lunch, First United Methodist Church, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Family Center gym.

The local Boy Scouts from Troop 725 will be raising money to help pay for summer camp by selling tickets to their spring barbecue. Tickets are $7.50 and will be sold by the Scouts in front of Brookshire’s, David’s, and Sonic this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The barbecue will take place at the Somervell County Citizens Center on Saturday, May 15, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Squaw Creek Cemetery working meeting, 11 a.m.

Girl's Night Out on the square begins at 5 p.m.