Community Calendar

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Colleyville

Nov. 1. Meals on Wheels program meets at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-503-1195.

Nov. 1. Colleyville Senior Center hosts its First Friday Blood Pressure Screening, 11 a.m., at the center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-503-1195.

Nov. 3. The Fall Back and Remember Home Tour of the historic Webb House, built in 1912 at Bransford Road. and Shelton Drive., is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., hosted by the Historical Preservation Committee. Bring nickels and dimes for hot dogs and hamburgers available at 1912 prices courtesy of the Colleyville Lions Club. For information call 817-503-1120.

Nov. 4. The Grapevine Colleyville Association of Retired School Employees meets at the Professional Development and Education Center, 5800 Colleyville Blvd., with meet-and-greet at 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m. Program will be small group Open Forum question-and-answer sessions dealing with topics including insurance, Medicare, travel and security, and social media. All retired school employees from any area district are welcome. For more information go online to http://localunits.org/grapevine-colleyville.

Nov. 5. Colleyville City Council meets for pre-council, 5:30 p.m. in the Executive Conference Room, and council meeting, 7:30 p.m., in the council chambers, at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-593-1000.

Nov. 6. City of Colleyville will be testing its emergency sirens at 1 p.m. For information call 817-593-1000.

Nov. 6. The Colleyville Senior Center’s First Wednesday Genealogy Group meets, 10 a.m., at the center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-503-1195.

Nov. 6. Colleyville Garden Club meets, 10 a.m., at the Colleyville Center, 5301 Riverwalk Drive. Guest speaker will be Fort Worth Cactus and Succulent Society Bill Utley discussing “ Cactus and Succulents in Containers – Care and Cultivation.” For information go online to ColleyvilleGardenClub.org.

Ongoing. Colleyville City Council is accepting applications from citizens through Nov. 26 for all city boards and committees: Architectural Review Commission, Colleyville Center Advisory Committee, Colleyville Events Steering Committee, Colleyville Sidewalks Committee, Historical Preservation Committee, Colleyville Library Board, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, Traffic Safety Advisory Committee. Applications are available online at Colleyville.com. Completed applications should be sent to ashelley@colleyville.com, faxed to 817-503-1139 or mailed to City of Colleyville, City Secretary, 100 Main Street, Colleyville, Texas 76034. For more information, call 817-503-1130.

Grapevine

Nov. 1. First Friday at the Farm series continues at Grapevine’s Nash Farm, 626 Ball St., with family-friendly education experiences demonstrating skills important to Texas farm life in the 19th century. November’s theme is “ Textiles.” Fee is $3 per person. All sessions are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register or for information go online to www.NashFarm.org or call 817-410-3185.

Nov. 4. The 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 817-410-3158.

Nov. 4. The Grapevine Colleyville Association of Retired School Employees meets at the Professional Development and Education Center, 5800 Colleyville Blvd., with meet-and-greet at 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m. Program will be small group Open Forum question-and-answer sessions dealing with topics including insurance, Medicare, travel and security and social media. All retired school employees from any area district are welcome. For information go online to http://localunits.org/grapevine-colleyville.

Nov. 5. Grapevine City Council meets, 7:30 p.m., at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3182 or email abaker@grapevinetexas.gov.

Southlake

Oct. 30. Southlake Public Library presents “ Creepy Science with Abnormal Aja,” 4-5 p.m., 1400 Main St., Ste. 130. Recommended for ages 4-12. Those in costume get a treat. 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. 31. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Drive., hosts its 4th Annual Harvest Festival, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with music, food, games, a costume contest, a hobby show and vendors. Free. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Nov. 1. Southlake’s Parent’s Day Out Program for children ages 3-5 is 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. November’s theme is “Thanksgiving.” 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.

Nov. 2-3. 21st Annual Southlake Carroll PTO Craft Fair takes place at Carroll Senior High School, featuring unique handcrafted gifts from more than 150 local artisans. All proceeds benefit Project Graduation, a drug- and alcohol-free event designed to provide a fun and safe environment for seniors to celebrate their graduation. Craft fair is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Suggested entry donation is $3 for adults, $1 for students. For more information, go online to S outhlakeCraftFair.wordpress.com

Nov. 4. Southlake Program for the Involvement of Neighborhoods No. 10 and No. 11 host a citywide Town Hall Forum, 6 p.m., with Planning and Development Services discussing the FY2014 Sidewalk Construction and Wayfinding recommendations. SPIN No. 11 will discuss the proposed construction of a retail and restaurant facility at the northwest corner of West Southlake Boulevard and Davis Boulevard. SPIN No. 10 will discuss the proposed remodel and expansion of a restaurant at 530 S. White Chapel Boulevard. For information email Caroline Eckel at ceckel@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSPIN.org.

Nov. 4. Southlake Senior Center hosts a trip to Montgomery Street Antique Mall in Fort Worth, with lunch at the Secret Garden Restaurant. Bus leaves the senior center, 307 Parkwood Drive., at 9 a.m. and returns at 3 p.m. Cost is $3 for the bus and money for lunch and shopping. For information call 817-748-8315, email seniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

Nov. 5. 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.

Nov. 5. 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 immediately by regular session. For information call 817-748-8015.

Nov. 6. 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 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.

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