Community Calendar

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October 10

Landscaping class

The city will host a SmartScape class from 7-9 p.m. to teach homeowners ways to conserve water through landscape maintenance and plant selection. The class, free for Mansfield residents, will be held at the Mansfield Water Treatment Plant, 707 Pleasant Ridge Court. Register at the Mansfield Activities Center or by e-mailing water@mansfield-tx.gov.

October 11

Health expo

Senior Lifestyles will host a Health & Wellness Expo from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Mansfield Activities Center, 106 S. Wisteria St. The expo is open to the public.

October 12

Historical Society

The Mansfield Historical Society annual meeting and luncheon will be held from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Great Room and the Mansfield ISD Administration Offices. Guest speaker will be O.K. Carter. Tickets are $20 and must be purchased in advance at the museum, 102 N. Main St., or contact the museum at (817) 473-4250.

Farmers Market

The Mansfield Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St. (intersection of Smith and Oak streets), selling fresh produce, potted plants, honey, crafts, candles, clothes and more. For more information, call Russ Zimmer at (817) 266-2516, Rex Wenger at (817) 501-6027 or John Cox at (817) 473-8733.

Live music

Chill out with Mansfield’s favorite duo, Scott & Steve, from 6-10 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

Junk ‘n’ Trunk

The Mansfield High School Gold Dusters Drill Team will Junk ‘n’ Trunk from 8 a.m.-noon at Mansfield High School, 3001 E. Broad St. Free admission. Interested in being a vendor? E-mail to golddusters_fundraising@yahoo.com or call (214) 274-4201.

October 14

Columbus Day

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

October 17

Landscaping class

The city will host a SmartScape class from 7-9 p.m. to teach homeowners ways to conserve water through landscape maintenance and plant selection. The class, free for Mansfield residents, will be held at the Mansfield Water Treatment Plant, 707 Pleasant Ridge Court. Register at the Mansfield Activities Center or by e-mailing water@mansfield-tx.gov.

October 19

Hazardous waste collection

City Hall will begin accepting hazardous waste at 9 a.m. and continue until noon or when the trailer is full. Electronics will be accepted for recycling. City Hall is located at 1200 E. Broad St. Proof of residency is required.

October 22

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

October 24

Landscaping class

The city will host a SmartScape class from 7-9 p.m. to teach homeowners ways to conserve water through landscape maintenance and plant selection. The class, free for Mansfield residents, will be held at the Mansfield Water Treatment Plant, 707 Pleasant Ridge Court. Register at the Mansfield Activities Center or by e-mailing water@mansfield-tx.gov.

October 25

Halloween carnival

Take your little trick-or-treaters to the Mansfield Activities Center for the Halloween carnival from 6-8 p.m. Enjoy a craft, snack, games and candy. The party is geared toward 2- to 6-year-olds, but all ages are welcome. Admission is $5 in advance or $7 on the day of the event. The MAC is located at 106 S. Wisteria St.

October 26

Fall Festival

The Mansfield Police Department will host its annual Fall Festival from 5-9 p.m. at Newsom Stadium, 3700 E. Broad St. Admission is free. Bring your little ghouls and goblins for bounce houses, petting zoo, enchanted forest hayride, carnival booths, prizes and candy.

October 28

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

October 31

Halloween

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