Community Calendar

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Colleyville

Oct. 10. The Colleyville Historical Preservation Committee meets, 6:30 p.m. in the CMO Conference Room at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Oct. 10. Second Thursday Random Act of Kindness, 9 a.m., at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-503-1195.

Oct. 10. Books-n-Brunch Book Club for ages 18 and up meets, 11 a.m., at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1155.

Oct. 11. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road, hosts “Lunch and Learn: Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home,” at 11:30 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

Oct. 14. Colleyville Planning and Zoning Pre-Commission meeting, 6:15 p.m. in the Executive Conference Room, Planning and Zoning Commission meeting, 7 p.m., at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Oct. 14. Colleyville Library Board meets, 6 p.m., on the second floor of the Colleyville Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1150.

Oct. 15. TNT Tournament Tough tennis tournament for ages 18 and under begins, 5 p.m. at the City Park Tennis Courts, 5204 Bransford Road. For information call 817-503-1180.

Oct. 15. Colleyville City Council meets, pre-council at 5:30 p.m. in the Executive Conference Room, Council meets at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers, at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1150.

Oct. 16. Colleyville Senior Center hosts Third Wednesday Breakfast-in-a-Bag, 9:30 a.m. at the senior center, 2512 Glade Rd. For information call call 817-503-1195.

Oct. 16. Colleyville Senior Center hosts “Health Check: Alternative Living Arrangements,” courtesy of Assisted Transition, 10 a.m. at the center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-503-1195.

Grapevine

Oct. 11-12. The Outdoor RV Show is open, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at The Vineyards Campground and Cabins, 1501 N. Dooley St. Admission and parking are free. This event offers special pricing. For information go online to http://vineyardscampground.com.

Oct. 12. Grapevine Public Library’s TEEN continues with “Explore Drumming,” with Len Barnett presenting an interactive program on drums and percussion instruments, 2-3 p.m. in the program room at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Primarily for middle and high school age students, but pre-teens are welcome. Free, but space is limited so email, call or message the Grapevine Library Teen Zone Facebook page to reserve space. For information call 817-410-3405 or email teen@grapevinetexas.gov.

Oct. 14. Grapevine Building Board of Appeals meets, 6-10 p.m. in the second floor council chambers at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3158 or email ccook@grapevinetexas.gov.

Oct. 14. Grapevine Namedroppers, an informal group of genealogists, meets for a presentation by Tresa Tatyrek on using map software and websites, 10:30 a.m. to12:30 p.m., in the program room at Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. For information call 817-410-3429 or email genealogy@grapevinetexas.gov.

Oct. 14. Entwined Minds Book Club meets, 1-2 p.m., in the program room at Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. This month’s book is “Calling Me Home” by Julie Kibler, with Kibler in attendance. Free. For information call 817-410-3404 or email estone@grapevinetexas.gov.

Oct. 15. Grapevine City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meet, 7:30 p.m., in City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3182 or email abaker@grapevinetexas.gov.

Ongoing. The Grapevine Parks and Recreation Department’s Sunset Concert Series continues on Saturday evenings in October, 7-9 p.m., at the Botanical Gardens at Heritage Park, 411 Ball St. Live music from a variety of genres. Light refreshments will be available for purchase or bring your own. No glass or pets allowed. Garden docents will be available to answer gardening questions and children’s gardening activities will also be available at the Ed and Edith Pewitt Educational Pavilion each evening during the concert series. Admission is free. For information call 817-410-3450.

Ongoing. The Texas Sculpture Association 2013 Membership Show continues through Oct. 31 at Tower Gallery, 636 S. Main St. Admission is free. For information go online to www.txsculpture.com.

Ongoing. Grapevine Farmers Market continues each Thursday-Saturday through Oct. 19 at the Town Square Gazebo, 325 S. Main St. Features locally-grown and other produce as well as a variety of Texas products including bell peppers, Texas pecans, olive oil, salsas, honey, tamales, pastas, herbs, nuts and grains. For information call 817-793-8634.

Ongoing. Friday Night Steam Train continues each Friday night through Oct. 18 at the Grapevine Vintage Railroad, 705 S. Main St., 7-9 p.m. Admission is $20. For information call 817-410-3579.

Ongoing. Grapevine Market continues each Thursday and Saturday through Oct. 19, in Liberty Park in Historic Downtown Grapevine. Open-air, European-style market featuring hand-made jewelry, home décor, antiques and more. For information contact the Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau at 800-457-6338.

Southlake

Oct. 9. The Southlake Planning and Development Services Department hosts a citywide Southlake Program for the Involvement of Neighborhoods (SPIN) meeting on the Southlake 2030 Mobility Master Plan at 4 p.m. with an open house in the Town Hall foyer, 1400 Main St. Displays will be set up to provide information on the proposed plan and city staff will be available to answer questions. The open house is followed at 6:30 p.m. by a presentation in the council chambers concluding with a question-and-answer session. For information Caroline Eckel at ceckel@i.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSPIN.org.

Oct. 9. 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 817-807-2933.

Oct. 10. 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.

Oct. 10. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., screens Life of Pi, 12:30 p.m. Free but registration is required.. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Oct. 11. Southlake Public Library, 1400 Main St., third floor, presents WizArt, 4:30-5:30 p.m., with award-winning student artists teaching advanced art techniques to children ages 4-12. This month’s project is a pumpkin lantern. Free. For information call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Oct. 11. Whole Earth Provision, located in Southlake Town Square, continues its Housewarming event series at 6:30 p.m. with a program on “The Real Birds of Southlake,” presented by a representative of Audubon Texas. For information call 817-442-9132.

Oct. 11. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., hosts a trip to the Perot Museum in Dallas. Registration required; sign up at the center. Bus leaves the senior center at 9 a.m. Bring $5 for the bus fee and $12 general admission to museum and money for lunch. For information, call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Oct. 12. Concert in the Park featuring Vocal Trash, presented as part of the MasterWorks series by the Arts Council Northeast through a partnership with the city of Southlake, 7:30-9 p.m. in Rustin/Family Park, 1400 E. Southlake Blvd. Free. For information call 817-748-8019 or email parksandrec@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Oct. 14. Southlake Parks and Recreation Board meets, 6-8 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8019.

Oct. 14. Career Transition Workshop presents “Interview Rehearsal and Win-Win Negotiations” workshop for job seekers, 6:30-9 p.m., in Room 3204 of the Adult Education Building at White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 185 S. White’s Chapel Blvd. First-time attendees are asked to arrive at 6 p.m. For information, call 682-365-6367 or call CTW mentor Bob Wyatt at 817-485-5155 or email him at rswassoc@aol.com.

Oct. 14. Southlake Program for the Involvement of Neighborhoods hosts the following meetings: SPIN No. 5 meets at 6 p.m. to discuss construction of a medical office development at the corner of SH 114 and North White’s Chapel Blvd; SPIN No. 8 meets at 7 p.m. to discuss a proposed 14-acre retail development at the corner of FM 1709 and Kimball Ave. SPIN No. 4 meets at 8 p.m. to discuss a proposed 13.4-acre residential development north of SH 114 near Shady Lane. Meetings are in the third floor training rooms at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information email Caroline Eckel at ceckel@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSPIN.org.

Oct. 15. Southlake City Council meets, 5:30-11 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. Work session begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by the regular session. For information call 817-748-8015.

Oct. 15. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., presents Ken Baker, director of Southlake Planning and Development, speaking on how the future of Southlake development will affect seniors, 11:45 a.m. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Oct. 16. Southlake Youth Action Commission meets, 4-5 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8337 or email abennett@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Ongoing. Southlake’s Parent’s Day Out Program for children ages 3-5 is held the first Friday of each month from 9:30 a.m.-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 information call 817-748-8019 or go online to www.SouthlakeParksandRec.com.

Regional

Oct. 15. Westlake Baja, a golf and tennis party benefiting Westlake Academy, begins at 5 p.m. at the Vaquero Club in Westlake. Event includes a helicopter ball drop, a cocktail party, a live auction and entertainment. Individuals wanted to donate, sponsor, party or play. For information contact Shelly Myers by phone 817-490-5722 or by email at SMyers@westlakeacademy.org, or go online to www.WestlakeAcademyFoundation.org.

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