Community Calendar

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Colleyville

Aug. 14. Colleyville Zoning Board of Adjustment meets, 7 p.m., in the council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1130.

Aug. 14. Sign Board of Appeals meets, 7:15 p.m., in the council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1130.

Aug. 15. The Late Edition Book Club meets, 7 p.m., at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1150.

Aug. 16. Meals on Wheels meets, 10 a.m., at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. For information call 817-503-1195.

Aug. 19. Colleyville Center Advisory Committee meets, 5:30 p.m., at Colleyville Center, 5301 Riverwalk Dr. For information call 817-503-1330.

Aug. 19. Books-n-Bites Book Club meets, 4 p.m., at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1150.

Aug. 20. The Colleyville City Council meets, with executive session at 5:30 p.m. and regular session at 7:30 p.m., in the council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1130.

Aug. 21. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., presents “Health Check: Getting to Know Medicare,” at 10 a.m. Admission is free but registration is preferred. For information call 817-503-1195.

Ongoing. The Colleyville Historical Preservation Committee is accepting nominations through Sept. 30 for the Colleyville Hometown Hero award program, recognizing individuals who have made significant contributions and sacrifices for the betterment of the Colleyville community. A Hometown Hero nominee must have demonstrated one or more of the following traits: service to the community, a long-term commitment to Colleyville and demonstrated leadership in service to the community. Nominees must have contributed their talents and acts of goodwill without personal or monetary gain. For more information call 817-503-1120.

Ongoing. The Colleyville City Council is accepting applications through Aug. 30 for the following boards, commissions, and committees: Colleyville Economic Development Corporation, Historical Preservation Committee, Library Board, Metroport Teen Court Advisory Board, Planning and Zoning Commission, Senior Center Advisory Committee and Zoning Board of Adjustment. Applications are available through the city secretary’s office and online at www.colleyville.com. Completed applications should be submitted to the city secretary via email to ashelley@colleyville.com or to cloven@colleyville.com, by fax to 817-503-1139, or by mail to: City of Colleyville, City Secretary, 100 Main Street, Colleyville, Texas 76034. For information call 817-503-1130.

Grapevine

Aug. 14. Grapevine Public Library presents “Dig Ancient Egypt,” 2-2:45 p.m. To attend, children must be ages 5-plus, someone must show a current Grapevine library card and the child must be able to attend without an adult. For information call 817-410-3405.

Aug. 15. Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau Board meets, 8-9:30 a.m., at the Convention and Visitors Bureau Headquarters, 636 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3185.

Aug. 15. Grapevine Public Library hosts “TEEN Event: Print Making,” 2-3 p.m., in the library program room, 1201 Municipal Way. Presented by Juanne Peck for teens in sixth grade and up. Free. For information call 817-410-3405 or email teen@grapevinetexas.gov.

Aug. 15. Roy Davis performs as Elvis at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, 7-8 p.m., in the program room. A collection of Elvis memorabilia will be on display in the library lobby. Free. For information call 817-410-3404 or email reference@grapevinetexas.gov.

Aug. 17. Grammy Award-winner Linda Davis performs, 7 p.m. at Abundant Life Church, 1520 West Wall. Best known for her duet with Reba McEntire, Davis is donating her time to benefit the church’s “Help Us Change Their World” program. Tickets are $10 for ages 12 and up, available online at www.HelpUsChangeTheirWorld.com.

Aug. 18. Quilt Chat meets, 2:30-4:30 p.m., in the program room at the Grapevine Public Library, 1202 Municipal Way. Topics range from beginners to advanced. For information call 817-410-3404 or email reference@grapevinetexas.gov.

Aug. 20. Grapevine City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meet, 7:30 p.m., at City Hall, 200 Main St. For information call 817-410-3182 or email abaker@grapevinetexas.gov.

Ongoing. SummerBlast Fireworks Show each Friday at 9:30 p.m., can be seen from the rooftop of the Gaylord Texan Resort parking garage and at parks throughout Grapevine. Admission to Oak Grove Park is free. Admission to Meadomere and Rockledge parks on Friday nights is $5. Synchronized music for each show can be downloaded to mp3 players at www.grapevinetexasusa.com/summer/2013Fireworks1.mp3. For information go online to G rapevinetexasusa.com/summer.

Ongoing. Grapevine's Palace Theatre’s Le Theatre de Martionette's adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson’s The Little Mermaid. There will be carved marionettes and the underwater kingdom. Palace Arts Theatre, 300 S. Main St. Shows are scheduled through Aug. 14 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Weekday admission is $10 for adults and $8 for children. Weekend admission is $12 for adults and $10 for children. For information call 469-442-1919.

Southlake

Aug. 14. Southlake Senior Center Bingo Night, 6-8 p.m., at the center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Free. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.southlakeseniorcenter.com.

Aug. 14. Southlake Kiwanis Club meets, at Trophy Club Country Club, 500 Trophy Club Dr. Buffet lunch at 11:30 a.m., meeting at noon. For information call 817-748-8315.

Aug. 15. 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.

Aug. 15. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., hosts a screening of the movie Lincoln at 1 p.m. Free. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.southlakeseniorcenter.com.

Aug. 16. Southlake Senior Center hosts a trip for breakfast at the Snooty Pig, 9-11:30 a.m. Meet at the Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Cost is $3 for transportation, plus money for breakfast. For information call 817-748-8315 or email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Aug. 20. Southlake City Council meets, 5:30-10 p.m., in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. Work session begins at 5:30 and is followed immediately by regular session. For information call 817-748-8015.

Aug. 20. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., hosts a Luau-Themed MMOW Luncheon at noon for grandparents and grandchildren. Hawaiian attire encouraged. Sign up at the Senior Center. Free. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.southlakeseniorcenter.com.

Aug. 21. The Southlake Business Council meets, 5-6 p.m., in third floor training rooms C and D at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8016

Ongoing. Southlake Parks and Recreation’s Men’s Adult Softball 35 and Over season begins Sept. 9 and runs each Monday through Oct. 28 at the Bob Jones Softball Complex, 3901 N. White Chapel Blvd. Cost is $300 per team, and each team must have 9-20 players to register. Referees and scorekeepers will be provided, but teams will be responsible for providing their own jerseys. Registration closes Aug. 30. Register online or in person at the Community Services offices, 1400 Main St., Ste. 210. For more information call 817-748-8019.

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