Community Calendar

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Colleyville

May 8. Colleyville Senior Center hosts a trip to the Mesquite Pro Rodeo. Registration and reservations are required. For information call 817-503-1195.

May 9. Books-n-Brunch Book Club meets, 11 a.m., at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For more information call 817-503-1150.

May 10. Lunch and Learn with Evergreen Chiropractic at 11:30 a.m. at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. Participation is free but registration is preferred. For information call 817-503-1195.

May 13. Books-n-Bites Book Club for students in grades 3-5 meets, 4 p.m., at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For more information call 817-503-1150.

May 15. Alzheimer’s Memory Screening health check offered, 10 a.m., at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. Event is free but registration is preferred. For information call 817-503-1195.

Ongoing. Camp Gladiator Boot Camp meets at McPherson Park, 240 W. McDonwell School Rd., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 5:15 a.m. and 6:30 a.m., through May 17. Registration required at CampGladiator.com. For information call 918-503-1180.

Grapevine

May 11. Boy Scout Troop 7, St. Francis Church in Grapevine, celebrates the 100th anniversary of the granting of its charter at 9 a.m. with a flag ceremony, remarks, mayor’s greeting. Displays of Scouting memorabilia and demonstrations of Scouting lore will take place all morning. All Scouts and Scouters welcome, especially all Troop 7 alumni.

May 11. DFW Machine Knitters Guild meets, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the program room at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. The meeting features a demo by Gail of the Passap Vario. For information call 817-410-3400.

May 11. TEEN Explorers Around the World concludes with a program on Caribbean Steel Drums, 2-4 p.m., in the program room of the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Participation is free. For information call 817-410-3405, email teen@grapevinetexas.gov or go online to www.facebook.com/GrapevineLibraryTeenZone.

May 11. Chess Club/Game Days, with chess and other board games available to play, 1-2:30 p.m., at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Participation is free. For information call 817-410-3405 or email children@grapevinetexas.gov.

May 13. Grapevine Namedroppers, informal group of genealogists, meets, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the program room of the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Program is Tresa Tatyrek speaking on “Going to Virginia Repositories.” For information call 817-410-3429, email genealogy@grapevinetexas.gov or go online to www.magnoliamanorgenealogy.com/grapevine.htm.

May 13. Building Board of Appeals meets, 6-10 p.m. in the second floor council chambers at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3158, email ccook@grapevinetexas.gov or go online to www.grapevinetexas.gov/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/224.

May 15. Golden Triangle Toastmasters, an open and established Toastmasters club, meets, 11:40 a.m.-12:40 p.m., in meeting room D at SuperMedia Headquarters, 2200 W Airfield Drive. Dinner is $24. RSVP to Sue Flynn at sflynn@flash.net or by calling 817-300-3078. For information go online to http://goldentriangle.toastmastersclubs.org.

Ongoing. Cross Timbers Middle School presents Guys And Dolls, Jr., May 9-11, at Grapevine High School auditorium, 3223 Mustang Dr. The musical, set in the colorful world of New York City in the 1940s, is a romantic and funny fable about what happens to gambling men and the women who long to tame them. Performances at 7 p.m. each night. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for students and children.

Ongoing. Grapevine Newcomers Club meets May 9 for Ladies Lunch Out, 11:30 a.m., at Farina’s Winery and Café, 420 S. Main in Grapevine; May 13 for Scrabble, 9:30 a.m. at a member’s home; May 15 for Coffee Break at 9:30 a.m. at Central Market, 1425 E. Southlake Blvd.; and May 15 for Bunco at 6:30 p.m. at a member’s home. For information call Carol Schauf at 817-329-3648 or go online to www.grapevinenewcomers.com.

Southlake

May 8. Southlake Kiwanis Club meets at Trophy Club Country Club, 500 Trophy Club Dr., with buffet lunch beginning at 11:30 a.m., and the meeting at noon. For information call 817-488-1749.

May 8. The Southlake Youth Action Commission meets 4-5 p.m. at Town Hall, 1400 Main Street. For information call 817-748-8337, email abennett@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?nid=262.

May 9. Southlake Planning and Zoning Commission meets, 6:30-11 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8621 or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?nid=258.

May 10. Late Nite Fridays for Teens goes to Main Event, 6-11 p.m., with teens ages 12-15 meeting at the Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Cost is $25 which includes transportation and cost of admission to Main Event. Participants are encouraged to bring extra money for drinks and snacks. Register online ay https://activenet011.active.com/southlake/. For information call 817-748-8019 or email parksandrec@ci.southlake.tx.us.

May 11. Concert in the Park featuring Brave Combo is 7:30-9 p.m. at Rustin/Family Park, 1400 E. Southlake Blvd. Concerts in the Park are a part of the MasterWorks music performances provided by the Arts Council Northeast through a partnership with the city of Southlake. Admission is free. For information call 817-748-8019, email parksandrec@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=891.

May 13. Southlake Parks and Recreation Board meets, 6-8 p.m. at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8019.

May 14. Southlake Program for the Involvement of Neighborhoods Standing Committee meets, 6-8 p.m., in the Third Floor Training Rooms at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information email Alison Ortowski at aortowski@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSPIN.org.

May 14. Southlake Senior Advisory Commission meets, 1-3 p.m., at the Senior Activity Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. For information call 817-748-8384 or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=257.

May 14. Southlake Senior Center hosts a Shingles Clinic, 1-3 p.m., at the Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. For information on cost and other details, call 817-748-8315, email gcruz@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.southlakeseniorcenter.com.

May 14. Southlake City Council holds a special meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St., during which unopposed candidates for City Council Places 3, 4 and 5 will be administered their oaths of office. For information call 817-748-8016.

May 14. Southlake Crime Control & Prevention District meets, 6:30-8 p.m., at the Southlake Department of Public Safety headquarters, 600 State St. For information call 817-748-8114 or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=251.

May 15. Southlake Youth Action Commission meets, 4-5 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8337, email abennett@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?nid=262.

May 15. Southlake Business Council meets, 5-6:30 p.m., in third floor training rooms C and D at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8016.

Ongoing. Active Meditation Class, taught by Pat Dorraj, 6-7:15 p.m. every Wednesday, at the Bob Jones Nature Center, 355 E Bob Jones Rd., as part of the center’s eco-therapy class series. Cost is $15. Participants should bring a mat or cusion and dress comfortably in layers. Practice will be outdoors. For information call 817-491-6333.

Ongoing. The city of Southlake is now accepting applications from city residents interested in being on city boards and commissions related to park facilities, zooming cases and commercial or residential development. Each appointment is for a two-year term, and the mayor and council will make appointments on June 18. Applications are available at the city’s website, www.CityOfSouthlake.com. To apply, complete an application and e-mail it to arichardson@ci.southlake.tx.us or fax it to the city secretary’s office at 817-748-8270.

Regional

May 14. Republican Women of North Texas meet, 6 p.m., at Timarron Country Club, 1400 Byron Nelson Pkwy., in Southlake. Meeting features guest speaker Rafael Cruz, father of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz. For information email drjeannelacosse@aol.com.

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