ColleyvilleApril 11. Adventure Kidz – Weird Science, hands-on science experiments for kids, 3:30 p.m. at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. No pre-registration required. For information, call 817-503-1150. April 12. Lunch and Learn — Ethicus Hospital Grapevine, 11:30 a.m. at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. Admission is free but registration is preferred. For information or to register, call 817-503-1195. April 15. Books ‘n’ Bites Book Club meets, 4 p.m., at Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. Refreshments will be served. No pre-registration required. For information, call 817-503-1150. April 17. “How to Avoid Being Financially Scammed,” 10:30 a.m. at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. David Rhodes, CFP, MBA, president of Rhodes Financial Group, discusses how and why seniors are easily targeted, warning signs and how to avoid being scammed. Reservations are not required. For information, call 817-503-1195.Grapevine April 11. eBook Seminar: Free eBooks available at the Library, 7-8 p.m., at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Learn how to download ebooks and audiobooks free at the library on devices including Kindle, Nook, iPad and other tables and smartphones. Admission is free. For information, call 817-410-3404 or email email@example.com. April 12-14, and April 19-21. All Aboard For Day Out With Thomas™ on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad, 705 S. Main St., 25-minute train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine, Thomas & Friends™-themed entertainment, storytelling, live music, building with Mega Bloks®, temporary tattoos of Island of Sodor friends and an Imagination Station with arts and crafts and more. Children also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the controller of the railway on the Island of Sodor. Trains depart every 45 minutes beginning at 9 a.m. The last train departs at 5:15 p.m. Tickets on Fridays are $17 per person, ages 24 months and up. Saturdays and Sundays, tickets are $20 per person. Children under 24 months are free but must sit in a parent’s lap. Advanced purchase is recommended; tickets can be purchased from www.TicketWeb.com or by calling 866-468-7630. For more information, call the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau at 800-457-6338 or 817-410-3185 or go online to www.GrapevineTexasUSA.com. April 13. First United Methodist Church of Colleyville sponsors the 4th Annual “Run For Rescue” to benefit an orphanage in Sierra Leone, includes a one-mile fun run beginning at 8 a.m., and a 5K at 8:30 a.m. at the church, 5601 Pleasant Run Rd. 5K is chip timed and certified by USA Track and Field. First 400 participants receive gift bags and a T-shirt. Event includes music, games, door prizes and a free pancake breakfast. Entry fee is $35 per person. To register, go online to www.run-time.com or pick up a registration form at Luke’s Locker in Colleyville, 5505 Colleyville Blvd. For more information, call 817-281-5254. April 13. DFW Machine Knitters Guild meets, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Program Room of the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. For information, call 817-410-3404 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. April 13. TEEN Explorers Around the World six-week educational program, 2-3 p.m. in the Program Room of the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Second week focuses on Exotic Animals with Zooniversity. Admission is free. For information call 817-410-3405 or email email@example.com. Go online to www.facebook.com/GrapevineLibraryTeenZone. April 16. Grapevine City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meet, 7:30 p.m., at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information, call 817-410-3182 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Go online to www.grapevinetexas.gov/index.aspx?NID=847. Ongoing. The city of Grapevine is accepting applications for citizens willing to volunteer their time, energy and expertise as members of various city boards and commissions. Applications are due by April 19 and can be submitted to the city secretary in person at 200 South Main Street, first floor, by fax at 817-410-3004 or through the city’s website at www.grapevinetexas.gov. A separate application form should be completed for each board for which the applicant wishes to be considered. The advisory boards are Animal Shelter Advisory Board, Board of Zoning Adjustment, Building Board of Appeals, Convention and Visitors Bureau Advisory Board, Golf Course Advisory Board, Heritage Foundation Advisory Board, Historic Preservation Commission, Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, Library Board, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, Planning and Zoning Commission and Senior Citizens Advisory Board. Applications are available online at www.grapevinetexas.gov and in the city secretary’s office. Ongoing. New C Division Senior Softball team forming in the Southlake/Grapevine/Trophy Club/Keller area. Men 64 and up and women 39 and up with previous experience are welcome. Play is Tuesday and Thursday mornings, April-October. Contact Jim Thomas at 817-491-9238 or email@example.com. Ongoing. Grapevine Newcomers Club meets: April 11 for Ladies Lunch Out, 11:30 a.m., Brio’s in Town Square, 1431 Plaza Place in Southlake; April 15 for Pinochle, 10 a.m. at Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Ave. in Grapevine; April 17 for Coffee Break, 9:30 a.m. at Central Market, 1425 E. Southlake Blvd. in Southlake; April 17 for Bunco, 6:30 p.m. at a member’s home; April 18 for Book Club, 10 a.m. at a member’s home. For more information call Carol Schauf at 817-329-3648 or go online to www.grapevinenewcomers.com.Southlake April 10. Senior Center sponsors a trip to the Kimbell Art Museum to see an exhibit of sculpture of Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Group leaves from the Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Cost is $3 for the bus and $14 for admission to the museum, plus money for lunch. For information, call 817-748-8315, email nbrown @ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com. April 11. Southlake Zoning Board of Adjustment meets, 6:30-8:30 p.m., in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information, call 817-748-8602. April 11. Barbershop Quartet-themed Ice Cream Social, 2 p.m. at the Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., in honor of Barbershop Quartet Day celebrating the founding of the Society of the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Quartet Singing in America in Tulsa in 1938. Admission is free. For information, call 817-748-8315 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com. April 12 . WizArt Club for children ages 4-12 meets 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Southlake Library, 1400 Main St., third floor. Participants will make a bunny drawing. Admission is free. For information, call 817-748-8243 or email email@example.com. Go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93. April 12. Late Nite Fridays for Teens group goes to Summit Rock Climbing. For ages 12-15. Group departs Bicentennial Lodge, 400 N. White Chapel Blvd. at 6 p.m., returns at 11. Cost is $25 and participants should bring extra money for drinks and snacks. For information, call 817-748-8019 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Go online to https://activenet011.active.com/southlake/. April 13. MasterWorks Concert Series featuring Beatles tribute band Me & My Monkey, 7:30-9 p.m., at Southlake Town Square. Presented by Arts Council Northeast and the city of Southlake. Admission is free. April 13. Crud Cruiser Hazardous Household Waste Collection, 9-11 a.m., sponsored by Southlake Department of Public Safety at Carroll ISD’s Dragon Stadium, 1085 S. Kimball Ave. Free to Southlake residents on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring driver’s license or utility bill as proof of residence. Accepted items include automotive fluids, batteries, cleaners, chemicals, cooking oil, lawn/garden/pool chemicals, light bulbs, medicines, paint & painting supplies. Items not accepted include ammunition and explosives, appliances and electronics, building materials, bulk trash and yard waste, butane/propane cylinders, medical waste, tires and asbestos/PCBs/radioactive items. For information, call 817-748-8106. April 13. Southlake Senior Center sponsors a trip to see the opera Turandot at Cowboys Stadium, with bus departing from the center, 307 Parkwood Ln., at 2 p.m. Cost is $3 for the bus, bring extra money for concessions. For information, call 817-748-8315 or email email@example.com. Go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com. April 15 . Kids Craft session, 4-5 p.m. at the Town Hall, 1400 Main St., Ste. 130. Children can make a ladybug with Ms. Elizabeth. Admission is free. For information, call 817-748-8243 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93 April 16. Southlake Parks Development Corporation meets, 4:30-5:30 p.m., prior to the city council meeting, in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information, call 817-748-8021. Send calendar information to msabota@star-telegram. com. Deadline is noon Wednesday for the following week. Include date and contact information. All items are subject to editing and are published on a space available basis.