Keller and area community events

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Aug. 3 - The Keller Writers' Association will meet 12:15 - 2:15 p.m. (the first Saturday of each month) in the Keller Library's meeting room. Contact Tom Bulkowski, the group's president, tbul@hotmail.com for more info.

Aug. 12-15 - Dribblers Camp, sponsored by Keller Soccer Association for ages 3-5. Camp is one hour for four days and focuses on practicing dribbling skills and changes of direction.For more information go to http://registration.challengersports.com/CampUrl.asp?Uid=1-R2CEI6ONwww.challengersports.com.

Aug. 12-15 - Striker Goal Keepers Camp, sponsored by Keller Soccer Association for two hours four days which includes shooting and finishing techniques and goal keeping. For more information go to http://registration.challengersports.com/CampUrl.asp?Uid=1-R2CEI6ONwww.challengersports.com.

Aug. 10 - The KHS Band Boosters 5th. Annual "Pride Drive" Golf Tournament, 8 a.m.,shotgun start; Iron Horse Golf Course, 6200 Skylark Circle, North Richland Hills. Register online at www.indianband.org. Sponsorships are still available.

Ongoing through October - Keller Farmers Market offers fresh produce and other foods and items from local farmers and vendors selling meats, eggs, wine, tamales, baked goods from 8 a.m. to noon at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. Other items available are artisan bread, chips, salsa, pasta, pickles, jellies and jams. Honey, fertilizer, sprouts, desserts, prepared foods, coffee, pet products and crafts are also for sale at the market.

Vendors at the market sell only Texas-made products and original art items. For information, go to www.kellerfarmersmarket.com.

Ongoing - Toastmasters-Keller Communicators, 6:45 p.m., Thursdays, 1727 Keller Parkway, Prudential Worldwide Real Estate.

Ongoing - Keller Public Library Children’s Storytime, 10:15 a.m. to noon, Tuesday and Wednesday; 12:15 p.m., Saturday, Library Story Room, 640 Johnson Rd., Spanish Storytimes, 11 a.m., and Family Storytimes, 6:30 p.m., Mondays. For more information on the free storytimes, call Brenda Cody at 817-743-4843 or email library@cityofkeller.com.

Ongoing - Book Study on A Course in Miracles, Mondays 6:30-7:30 p.m., Keller Public Library meeting room. For more information contact Oran Stem, facilitator, 817-366-1608. Event is free and everyone is welcome.

Haslet

Ongoing - Haslet Farmer's Market is open 8 a.m. to noon on Saturdays at the Haslet Community Park. About 20 vendors participate, including local producers of pecans, blueberries, and free-range eggs. Shoppers can also browse a variety of items such as organic olive oil, jams and jellies and an assortment of arts and crafts.

For vendor opportunities contact: Elizabeth Goodson at 817-886-3993 or www.hasletfarmersmarket.com.

Ongoing - Preschool Storytime each Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at the Haslet Public Library, 100 Gammil St. Call 439-4278 for information.

Ongoing - Yoga in The Park is expanding. Classes are from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Tuesdays at Haslet Community Park (meet at the basketball court); Thursdays at The Haslet Community Center through July 16. Cost is $5.00, bring your mat. Contact Deeann at healingyoga101@gmail.com.

Ongoing - Haslet Senior Center luncheon, 11 a.m., Thursdays, Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St, $4 or bring a covered dish.

Roanoke

Ongoing through October- Roanoke farmers market is open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon at Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. Enjoy fresh produce from area farmers at this quaint, produce-only market in historic, downtown Roanoke. For information contact Kraig Copp, Roanoke Fresh Produce Farmer's market manager at 940-391-3360.

Ongoing - Roanoke Knit and Needle Knot for those who knit, crochet, embroider or do other needle art, meets each Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Roanoke Public Library, 312 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-2691.

Ongoing - Teen Scribblers Writing Group meets each Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Roanoke Public Library, 308 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-2691.

Ongoing - Senior Crafts Day every Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Roanoke Senior Center, 312 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-6060.

Trophy Club

Aug. 8 - Town Hall Meeting , 7 p.m., Lake Cities Church of Christ, 280 Indian Creek Drive, to address the town’s plan to consolidate the Trophy Club Municipal Utility District 1 government with the town’s government. For more information about the consolidation proposal go to the MUD website, www.tcmud.org.

Keller ISD

Aug. 5-8- 2013 Varsity Football Season ticket renewal for last season ticket holders (with the same seats) 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Athletic Office at the Education Center, 350 Keller Pkwy. Each Season Ticket, $50, is a reserved seat for five home games. Call KISD Athletics for more information, 817-744-1066.

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