Keller, Roanoke, Haslet and Trophy Club community calendar

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Keller

Oct. 12 - Run For Triumph 5K: A 5 kilometer run and 1 mile fun run with the start at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. Proceeds go to Traffick911, a local group working to prevent child sex trafficking. The 1 mile starts at 8 a.m. and the 5K at 8:30 a.m. The cost for the 5K is $25 through Oct. 4; $30 Oct. 5-11; and $35 on race day. Groups of five or more can register for $20 each. For more information or to register, go to runfortriumph.com.

Ongoing-Keller Garden Club, meets second Thursday monthly September through May; 9:30 a.m., refreshments and socializing; 10 a.m., program, Flower Shop at Landscape Systems Garden Center, 1823 Keller Pkwy. For more information contact Gail McEnroe, 817-337-9948.

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 - Tabletop Gaming Club, featuring board games, card games, miniature games and role-playing games, 5 p.m., Tuesday, Story Room, Keller Library, 640 Johnson Rd. For more information call 817-743-4840 or email library@cityofkeller.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.

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

Roanoke

Sept. 26 - Evenings on Oak Street Concert: Whitehouse Harmony, 7 p.m. in Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. Free bluegrass concert. Call 817-491-2411 for information.

Oct. 12 - Celebrate ROANOKE!, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. downtown Oak Street. Free festival with live entertainment, children’s activities, vendors, street dance and more. Call

Ongoing through October- Roanoke farmers market is open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon at Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. 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.

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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

Sept. 21 - Town of Trophy Club PetFest, 9 a.m. to noon., Freedom Park, 2675 Trophy Park Drive. The fifth annual PetFest will feature vendors selling pet-related merchandise and services. There will be dogs available for adoption. Community Pet Outreach will offer low cost vaccinations, microchipping and heartwork mtesting. for more information go to www.tcparks.org

Oct. 6 -The Trophy Club Women’s Club Gardeners’ 2013 Garden Tour: “Behind The Garden Gate – Fall Into The Season;” 1-4:30 p.m. Tour features colorful Fall gardens of five Trophy Club homes, as well as Trophy Club Park. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door and $5 for children under 12. Tickets will be on sale starting Sept. 15 at Tom Thumb in Trophy Club or by contacting Teri Nickells at terinickells@gmail.com.

Oct. 19 - Citywide Fall Garage Sale, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, sponsored by the Trophy Club Women’s Club. Permits for residents who wish to participate are $20 at Trophy Club Tom Thumb or Sassy Flamingo. Locator maps will be at the Trophy Club entrances for $1. Proceeds will benefit local charities. For information, visit www.mytcwc.org or call Sally Freeman at 214-668-3150.

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