Community Calendar

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Colleyville

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

Aug. 29. Colleyville Senior Center hosts a trip to the National Scouting Museum, leaving at 8:30 a.m. Registration/reservations required. To register or for more information call 817-503-1195.

Sept. 3. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts “AARP Driving” class, 5 p.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

Sept. 3. Colleyville City Council meets, with a pre-council meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the executive conference room, with the council meeting at 7:30 p.m. in the council chambers, both at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

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. 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.

Sept. 2. Grapevine Board of Zoning Adjustments meets, 6-10 p.m., in the second floor council chambers at city hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3182.

Sept. 3. Grapevine City Council holds a public hearing at 7:25 p.m., in the second floor council chambers at city hall, 200 S. Main St., to hear public comment and consider the proposed 2013-14 Crime Control Plan and Budget Plan for the Grapevine Crime Control and Prevention District. The proposed budget is available for review at city hall, at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, and online at www.grapevinetexas.gov. For information call 817-410-3182 or email garyl@grapevinetexas.gov.

Sept. 3. Grapevine City Council meets, 7:30 p.m., at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3182, email abaker@grapevinetexas.gov or go online to www.grapevinetexas.gov.

Sept. 3. Grapevine City Council holds a public hearing on a proposed tax increase during the scheduled city council meeting in the council chambers on the second floor of city hall, 200 S. Main St. A copy of the proposed budget is available to the public at city hall, at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, and online at www.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 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.

Southlake

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.-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.

Aug. 29. 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 or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com.

Sept. 2. City of Southlake offices and services are closed for Labor Day. Monday residential trash collections will be picked up on Tuesday, and Tuesday collections will be picked up on Wednesday.Commercial collections are suspended. For information call 817-317-2424 or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com.

Sept. 3. Southlake Parks Development Corporation meets, 4:30-5:30 p.m., in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 main St. For information call 817-748-8021 or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com.

Sept. 3. Southlake City Council meets, 5:30-11 p.m., in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8015 or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com.

Sept. 4. 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.

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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