Community Calendar

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Colleyville

Aug. 21. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road., presents “Health Check — Getting to Know Medicare,” at 10 a.m. Free but registration is preferred. For information or to register call 817-503-1195.

Aug. 22. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road., hosts a square dancing demonstration and workshop for seniors at 12:30 p.m. Free but registration is preferred. For information or to register call 817-503-1195.

Aug. 22. Colleyville Exchange is 7:30-9 a.m. on the second floor of the Colleyville Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1153.

Aug. 23. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road., hosts the Breakfast Brigade: Christian Care Centers — Lakewood Village, at 9 a.m., for seniors. Free but registration is preferred. For information or to register call 817-503-1195.

Aug. 24. Colleyville Heritage High School Panther Pride Night citywide pep rally to kick off the 2013-14 school year takes place in the Panther Den, 5401 Heritage Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m., pep rally begins at 6:30 p.m. For information call 972-989-2223.

Aug. 24. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road., hosts a tour of Texas Rangers Ballpark for seniors. Registration and reservations are required. For information call 817-503-1195.

Aug. 26. Colleyville Planning and Zoning Pre-Commission meets, 6:15 p.m., in the executive conference room at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Aug. 26. Colleyville Planning and Zoning Commission meets, 7 p.m., in the council chambers at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Aug. 27. Colleyville Economic Development Board meets, 7 p.m., in the council chambers at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Aug. 28. The Events Steering Committee meets, 4:30 p.m., on the second floor of the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1153.

Ongoing. Sculptures by renowned artists from around the country will be on display at Colleyville’s City Hall and Public Library Complex, 110 Main St., beginning Aug. 20. For information call 817-503-1150.

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 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. 25. Sugar Free Allstars — Chris “Boom” Wiser and Rob “Dr. Rock” Martin — perform a free interactive, family-friendly concert, 3-4 p.m. at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. For information call 817-410-3405 or email children@grapevinetexas.gov. For information on Sugar Free Allstars go online to www.sugarfreeallstars.com/Home.html.

Aug. 28. Grapevine Historic Preservation Commission meets, 6-7:30 p.m., in the second floor boardroom of the Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau Headquarters, 636 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3197.

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 Meadowmere 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. 21. Southlake Special 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. 22. 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.

Aug. 22. Southlake Senior Center hosts Lunch and Learn: Medicare — What You Don’t Know Might Hurt You, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 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. 23. Southlake Senior Center sponsors a trip to see The Marvelous Wonderettes, a musical set at the 1958 Springfield High School prom, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Leave from the Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Cost is $3 for transportation and money for admission. Tickets range from $28-$33. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.southlakeseniorcenter.com.

Aug. 26. Southlake Program for the Involvement of Neighborhoods No. 8 hosts a meeting at 6 p.m. to discuss proposed construction of a retail building in Block 5R Lot 4 at Southlake Town Square, and at 7 p.m. to discuss a proposed revision to the site plan at the southeast corner of South Kimball Avenue and Crooked Lane that includes a reconfigured roadway to provide traffic relief for Dragon Stadium. Spin No. 4 hosts a meeting at 8 p.m. to discuss proposed development adjacent to the existing Silver Ridge assisted living facility currently under construction at North Kimball Avenue and East Kirkwood Boulevard. All meetings are in the third floor training rooms at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information email ceckel@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSPIN.org.

Aug. 27. Southlake Arts Council meets, 6-7:30 p.m., at Town Hall 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8384.

Aug. 28. Southlake Library Board meets, 6-8 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8384.

Aug. 28. Southlake Senior Center hosts a trip to the Dallas World Aquarium, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., leaving from the Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Cost is $5 for transportation plus money for admission and lunch. Seniors 60 and over pay $16.95 plus tax, adults pay $20.95 plus tax. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.southlakeseniorcenter.com.

Ongoing. Southlake’s Parent’s Day Parent’s Day Out Program for children ages 3-5 is held the first Friday of each month from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Pizza, juice boxes and a special treat are provided. Parents are not required to attend and children are supervised on a 1:5 ratio. Cost is $35. Register online at https://activenet011.active.com/southlake/ or in person at the Community Services Office, 1400 Main St., Suite 210. For more information call 817-748-8019 or go online to www.SouthlakeParksandRec.com.

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 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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