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Colleyville

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

Oct. 17. Colleyville Senior Center Advisory Committee meets, 1:30 p.m., at the Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-503-1195.

Oct. 17. Late Edition Book Club for ages 18 and up meeting, 7 p.m. at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1155.

Oct. 17. The Third Thursday Trivia League meets, 12:30 p.m., at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-312-2471.

Oct. 19. Colleyville Haunted Trail Fest, 7-9 p.m. at the Colleyville Nature Center, at the intersection of Mill Creek and Mill Wood drives. Includes arts and crafts, games and amusements as well as the haunted trail. The first 30 minutes are geared toward younger children but the fright factor goes up at 7:30 p.m. For information call 817-503-1180.

Oct. 19. Colleville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road., hosts Scrapbooking Crop Day, 10 a.m. Cost is $15 per class. For information call 817-312-2471.

Oct. 21. Books-n-Bites Book Club for grades 3-5, meets, 4 p.m. at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1154.

Oct. 21. Home2Library Connection: Science, for homeschoolers ages 6-12, 1:30 p.m. at the Colleyville Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1154.

Oct. 21. Colleyville Parks and Recreation Advistory Board meets, 6 p.m., on the second floor of the Colleyville Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Oct. 21. Colleyville Tree Board meets, 6:30 p.m., on the second floor of the Colleyville Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Oct. 23. Colleyville Events Steering Committee meets, 4:30 p.m., on the second floor of the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Grapevine

Oct. 17. Grapevine Golf Course Advisory Board meets, 5-9 p.m., in the Concourse Building, 3800 Fairway Drive. For information call Pro Shop Coordinator Michelle Isbell at 817-410-2802.

Oct. 19. Grapevine Public Library’s TEEN continues with “Explore Classical Ballet,” 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 the Grapevine Library Teen Zone Facebook page to reserve space. For information call 817-410-3405 or email teen@grapevinetexas.gov.

Oct. 20. Quilt Chat meets, 2:30-4:30 p.m., to discuss topics from beginners to advanced, in the Program Room at the Grapevine Public Library Room, 1201 Municipal Way. For email call 817-410-3404 or email reference@grapevinetexas.gov.

Oct. 22. City of Grapevine holds a public meeting on improving lighting at Oak Grove Park soccer and softball fields, 7-8:30 p.m. at the Bessie Mitchell House, 411 Ball St. For information call 817-410-3450.

Oct. 24, 26 and 28. Grapevine High School’s GHS Theatre presents Grease at 7 p.m. at Madeline Henley Auditorium, 3223 Mustang Drive. Admission is $10 and children under 12 is $5. For tickets, go to www.ghsmustangstheatre.com.

Ongoing. Grapevine Art Project’s Holiday Art Show and Sale, begins Oct. 18 with the complimentary wine reception and sale, 6-8 p.m. at Lancaster Theater, 300 S. Main St. The event continues Oct. 19 with the Holiday Art Show and Sale, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Features more than 20 local artists displaying works including paintings, creative glass art and etching, jewelry, pottery, sculpture, photography, fiber and book art. For information go online to GrapevineArtProject.com.

Ongoing. Grapevine Newcomers Club meets for Coffee Break Oct. 16 at 9:30 a.m. at Central Market, 1425 E. Southlake Blvd.; for Bunco Oct. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at a member’s home; for Book Club Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. at a member’s home; for Pinochle Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. at Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Ave.; for Canasta Oct. 22 at 10 a.m. at Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Ave. For information call Carol Schauf at 817-329-3648 or go online to www.GrapevineNewcomers.com

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 from Oct. 18 through Thanksgiving 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. 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.

Oct. 16. Southlake Business Council meets, 5-6:30 p.m., in Third Floor Training Rooms C and D at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8261.

Oct. 17. 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.

Oct. 17. Southlake Senior Center sponsors a trip to the Texas State Fair. Bus leaves the Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Drive, at 9 a.m. Fee is $5 for the bus; general admission is free. Bring money for lunch. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Oct. 17. Southlake Senior Center ROMEO (Retired Old Men Eating Out) meet for lunch out at 11:30 a.m. See Welles for this month’s location. Bring money for lunch. For information call 817-748-8315 or email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Oct. 18. The locally produced film Beyond the Farthest Star opens at Harkins Theater in Southlake Town Square, with filmmakers and stars attending the late evening showing. For information go online to www.beyondthefartheststar.com.

Oct. 18. Southlake Chamber Book Club for professionals meets, 9-10 a.m. in Ste. 130 at 1400 Main St. New members welcome. For information call 817-748-8246, email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93.

Oct. 18. Watermere Book Reviews meets with Cynthia Pfledderer and Watermere residents sharing reviews of bestsellers, requested titles, local interest books and more, 10 a.m. to noon, at 251 Watermere Drive, Isle and Clubhouse. Free. For information call 817-748-8243, email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93.

Oct. 18. Southlake Senior Center hosts a trip to Lonestar Park to watch horse races while dining at The Silks restaurant, 4:30-10 p.m. Bus leaves from the Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Drive, at 4:30 p.m. Cost is $3 for the bus, $14 for general admission and money for dinner. Registration required. For information or to register call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Oct. 19. Southlake Tour De Metroplex continues with a trip to Six Flags Fright Fest in Arlington, 6-10 p.m. Drop-off and pick-up is at Durham Intermediate School, 801 Shady Oaks Drive. Early drop-off is 5-6 p.m., buses leave at 6 p.m. Cost is $45 plus money for food. Register online at https://activenet011.active.com/southlake. For information call 817-748-8019.

Oct. 21. Southlake Library hosts Kids Craft time, with children 12 and under invited to make a Halloween bookmark, 4-5 p.m. at the library, 1400 Main St., Ste. 130. Free. For information call 817-748-8243, email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93.

Oct. 21. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Drive, hosts Bingo Night, 6-8 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. 21. Career Transition Workshop, teaching job seekers techniques to conduct a successful job search in sessions, presents “Networking and LinkedIn Like a Pro,” 6:30-9 p.m. at White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 185 S. White’s Chapel Blvd., in room 3204 of the Adult Education Building. For information call the CTW hotline at 682-365-6367 or contact Bob Wyatt by phone at 817-485-5155 or by email at rswassoc@aol.com.

Oct. 22. A jount Southlake Council/CCPD meeting will be held, 5:30-7:30 p.m., in the executive conference room at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8015.

Oct. 22. Southlake Arts Council meets, 6-7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8384.

Oct. 23. Southlake Library Board meets, 6-8 p.m. at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8384.

Oct. 23. Southlake Kiwanis Club meets at Trophy Club Country Club, 500 Trophy Club Drive. Buffet lunch at 11:30 a.m.; meeting at noon. For information call 817-807-2933.

Oct. 23. Southlake Historical Society continues its Fall Speakers Series with “Step Back in Time: A Tour of Historic Lonesome Dove Cemetery” at 6:30 p.m. at the cemetery, 2380 Lonesome Dove Road. Cherie Johnson will lead a walk through the cemetery that has burial sites dating to 1845. A presentation on dowsing, or divining, which is a technique used to find water and graves, by Faye Elder. Free. For information contact Connie Cooley by phone at 817-223-9606 or by email at cecooley@verizon.net, or go online to www.southlakehistory.org.

Ongoing. Southlake Public Library, 1400 Main St., hosts the Great Pumpkin Competition, Oct. 21-25, with people invited to bring a self-decorated pumpkin to the library for a chance to earn a photo in Southlake Style magazine and a prize. Kids age 12 and under who brings in a self-decorated pumpkin will receive a Halloween treat bag. Pumpkins should have a Halloween theme and be family-friendly. No professionals. Free. For more information, go online to Southlakelibrary.com, call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@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. 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 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.

Regional

Oct. 19. Third Annual Westlake Classic Car Show celebrating the Golden Era of the Automobile, 1909-1959, is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., with an awards ceremony at 3 p.m., at Solana Club Parking Lot, Solana Village, Hwy. 114 at Solana Blvd., Kirkwood exit. Awards for Best of Class (15 classes), Best of Show, People’s Choice and Mayor’s Choice. Benefits the Westlake Historical Preservation Society. For information or to register go online to www.westlakeclassiccarshow.com.

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