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Dec. 13-15 Timber Creek High School Theatre production of “Once Upon a Mattress.” The dates and times were rescheduled because of the weather. The new times are: Friday, Dec. 13, 7 p.m.; Saturday Dec. 14, 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 15, 2:30 p.m. New information will be available Dec. 9 at www.kellerisd.net/community/communications/news/Pages/TCHS-Theatre-Presents-'Once-Upon-a-Mattress'-Dec--6,---9.aspx.

Dec. 14- Holiday House Toy Drive benefiting the Community Storehouse, 9-11 a.m., Hidden Lakes HOA clubhouse, 2700 Bear Creek Drive. Those who participate will be entered into a drawing for gift certificates/baskets donated by local vendors, and there will be treats for the kids. All items donated will be included in the annual Community Storehouse Holiday House Toy Drive. For more information about donations contact Ellen Teal at 817-233-4999 or email at etfitness@verizon.net.

Dec. 6 - Holly Days, 6 to 9 p.m. around Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. Activities include lighting of community tree, a parade, fun run, tubing hill, gingerbread house decorating, live entertainment, food trucks, fireworks and Santa’s arrival. For more information, call 817-743-4050.

Ongoing- Rotary Club of Keller meets at noon every Tuesday, Sky Creek Ranch, 600 Promontory Drive. We welcome anyone who lives or works in Keller. For more information please visit www.rotaryclubofkeller.org.

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. Programs include speakers and field trips. Group welcomes all levels of gardening expertise. For more information contact Gail McEnroe, 817-337-9948.

Ongoing - Pinochle each Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m.-noon. Free at the Keller Senior Activities Center, 660 Johnson Rd. For more information call 817-743-4370. or email seniorcenter@cityofkeller.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. Club is for ages 12 to adult. 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. Call Brenda Cody at 817-743-4843.

Ongoing - Book Study on A Course in Miracles, Mondays 6:30-7:30 p.m., Keller Public Library meeting room. For more information contact Oran Stem, facilitator, 817-366-1608. Event is free and everyone is welcome.

Haslet

Ongoing - Haslet Farmer's Market is open 8 a.m. to noon on Saturdays through Dec. 14 at the Haslet Community Park. Vendors participating have a selection of fall and winter produce, cheese, home baked goods, prize-winning BBQ sauce, fresh eggs, Texas olive oils and vinegars, raw honey, canned vegetables, olives, fruits and preserves, goat milk soaps, lotions and scrubs. 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

Dec. 7- Old-Fashioned Downtown Christmas Event & Parade, 5 p.m. Festivities include strolling carolers, carriage rides at Austin Street Plaza. Parade begins at 6 p.m. For more information visit roanoketexas.com.

Dec. 7- Holiday Hams, MasterWorks Concert Series, presented by Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke, 7-8 p.m., Roanke Recreation Center, 501 Roanoke Rd. The Holiday Hams feature a mix of songs and fun entertainment. For more information call, 817-283-3406 or visit www.artscouncilnortheast.org

Ongoing - Roanoke Knit and Needle Knot for those who knit, crochet, embroider or do other needle art, meets Wednesdays at 1 p.m., Roanoke Public Library, 312 S. Walnut St. For more information, call 817-491-2691.

Ongoing - Teen Scribblers Writing Group meets each Thursday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Roanoke Public Library, 308 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-2691.

Ongoing - Storytime with Katie Kitten each Friday at 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Roanoke Public Library, 308 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-2691.

Ongoing - Bedtime Storytime at the Roanoke Public Library each Tuesday, 7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 308 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-2691.

Ongoing - Senior Crafts Day every Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Roanoke Senior Center, 312 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-6060.

Trophy Club

Dec. 8 - Trophy Club Womens Club’s Annual Christmas Tour of Homes. The theme is the "Magic of Christmas." Proceeds of the tour benefit local charities including the Safe Haven and the Roanoke Food Bank. For more information contact Terri Lane, 817-491-8562.

Keller ISD

Dec. 5-8 - Keller High School Theatre presents“SPAMALOT,” the musical comedy based on the film “Monty Python and The Holy Grail,” will be performed at 7 p.m. Dec. 5, 6, 7 and 9 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 8 in the Keller High School Fine Arts Center, 601 N. Pate Orr Rd. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students.

Dec. 6 - Fossil Ridge Sundancers host Bingo Night, 7 p.m. at Fossil Ridge High School, 4101 Thompson Rd. Ten games of bingo for $20; prizes from $50 to $200. Complimentary spaghetti dinner 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Hillary Hoffman: hillary.hoffman@kellerisd.net.

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Dec. 6-9 - Keller Timber Creek High School Theatre presents a production of "Once Upon a Mattress," 7 p.m. Dec. 6, 7, 9; 2:30 p.m., Dec. 8, Timber Creek High School, 12350 Timberland Blvd. Ticket prices: $12, adults; $10 students and senior citizens. For more information contact Andrea Hicks, tchstheatreboosters@gmail.com.

Westlake

Dec. 5 Westlake Community Tree Lighting, 6-8 p.m., Town Green at Westlake Academy, 2600 JT Ottinger Rd. The evening includes Mayor Laura Wheat lighting the town trees, visitors from the North Pole, hot beverages, musical performances, photos with Santa, cookie decorating, popcorn and face painting elves. RadioDisney will provide music, dance, games, and prizes. For more information visit www.westlake-tx.org.

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