Community Calendar

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March 5

Ash Wednesday

March 6

Job fair

Hawaiian Falls will hold a job fair from 4-8 p.m. at Crossroads Christian Church, 6450 Texas 360 in Grand Prairie. Applicants will need to download and print the application at hfalls.com/employment. Fill it out and bring it to the job fair with you. Be sure to dress to impress! For more information, contact (972) 232-2918 or email info@hfalls.com.

Women’s Club luncheon

The Mansfield Women's Club Luncheon will be at 11 a.m. at Walnut Creek Country Club, 1151 Country Club Drive. Cost is $20. For more information, call Becky Hearne at (817) 228-9169.

March 9

Daylight Saving Time begins

March 10

Spring break

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed today through March 14.

March 14

Live music

Head to Steven’s Garden & Grill at 7 p.m. to hear some country and classic rock from the Clint Moody Band and party with the Pickle Queens to kick off the St. Paddy’s Pickle Parade & Palooza weekend. Admission is free. Steven’s is located at 223 Depot St.

March 15

Pickle Palooza

The third annual St. Paddy’s Pickle Parade & Palooza kicks off at 9 a.m. with mile, 5k and 10k runs at St. Jude’s Catholic Church, 500 E. Dallas St., followed by the Pickle Parade at 2 p.m. and the free Pickle Palooza immediately after the parade. Disco band Le Freak will headline the Palooza, which will also include food vendors, pickle eating contests, street dance and a free kids area. For more information, go to www.pickleparade.org.

Hazardous waste

Mansfield residents can drop off their hazardous waste at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St., from 9-11 a.m. or when trailers are full. Must show Mansfield utility bill or driver’s license.

March 16

The Wizard of Oz

Head to the Farr Best Theater to see the classic film “The Wizard of Oz” at 2 p.m. Admission is free, but donations to Feed the Kids for Summer will be accepted. The theater is located at 109 N. Main St.

March 17

St. Patrick’s 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.

March 21

Live music

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

March 24

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.

March 25

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.

March 28

Michael Martin Murphey

Hear country legend Michael Martin Murphey perform at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $35-$55. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.

March 29

Michael Martin Murphey

Hear country legend Michael Martin Murphey perform at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $35-$55. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.

Pet lovers

Paws with Partners is looking for pet owners and pets to train to provide contact for people in nursing homes, hospitals and schools. Find out how to get involved from 10-11 a.m. in the pavilion at Walnut Creek Country Club, 1151 Country Club Drive. Humans only at this event. For more information, contact Abby Wilson at (817) 473-9100 or abbywilson@sbcglobal.net or Steve Burn at (214) 405-1674 or steveburn_1@msn.com.

April 12

Live music

Enjoy Mansfield’s favorite duo Scott & Steve and friends at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.

Bunny brunch

Have brunch with the Easter bunny from 9-10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Activities Center, 106 S. Wisteria St. Make a craft, buy fresh eggs from a local farmer, get your face painted and your photo taken with the Easter bunny. Cost is $5 for adults, $4 for children. $1 less with a MAC card. Register online by April 10 at www.mansfieldparks.com.

Flower sale

Boy Scout Troop 1993 and Venturing Crew 1993 will hold a flower sale from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. in the parking lot of First United Methodist Church, 777 N. Walnut Creek Drive. Selection includes a variety of annuals for $15 per flat, hanging baskets for $12, knockout roses and herbs. Cash, check, & credit cards accepted. Proceeds fund activities for the youth involved in the troop and crew.

April 13

Palm Sunday

April 14

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.

April 18

Good Friday

School’s out

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed for the day.

Easter craft party

Preschoolers age 2-5 can make a craft and enjoy a tasty treat from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Activities Center, 106 S. Wisteria St. Cost is $5 per child or $4 with a MAC card. Parents are free, but required to attend and participate. Spaces are limited; advance registration required. For more info, go to www.mansfieldparks.com.

April 20

Easter

April 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.

April 25

Arbor Day

April 26

Live music

Hear the country/rock Whiskey Sisters perform at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $16-$22. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.

April 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.

May 3

Live music

Enjoy indie rock singer Sean Russell at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15-$20. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.

May 5

Cinco de Mayo

May 9

Mother’s Day craft party

Preschoolers age 2-5 can make a craft and enjoy a tasty treat from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Activities Center, 106 S. Wisteria St. Cost is $5 per child or $4 with a MAC card. Parents are free, but required to attend and participate. Spaces are limited; advance registration required. For more info, go to www.mansfieldparks.com.

May 10

Election day

Polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. for City Council and school board elections.

Tennis play day

Ages 10 and younger can try their hands at tennis during Tennis Play Day at Apex Indoor Sports, 1741 Commerce Drive. Cost is $10. Hosted by Mansfield Area Tennis Association. For more information, contact tgibbs@mansfieldareatennisassociation.com.

May 11

Mothers Day

May 12

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.

May 17

Live music

Hear alternative folk from Green Light Pistol at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15-$20. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.

May 26

Memorial Day

School’s out

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed for the day.

May 27

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.

June 5

Frontier High graduation

Seniors at Frontier High School will graduate at 7 p.m. at the Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

June 6

D-Day

School’s out

Today will be the final day of classes in the Mansfield school district.

Early release

Students in the Mansfield school district will have early release. Elementary school students will attend from 8 a.m.-noon, intermediate students from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., middle school from 8:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. and high school from 7:25-11:25 a.m. For more information, go to www.mansfieldisd.org.

Summit High graduation

Seniors at Summit High School will graduate at 3 p.m. at the Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

Mansfield High graduation

Seniors at Mansfield High School will graduate at 8 p.m. at the Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

June 7

Lake Ridge High graduation

Seniors at Lake Ridge High School will graduate at 9:30 a.m. at the Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

Timberview High graduation

Seniors at Timberview High School will graduate at 2 p.m. at the Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

Legacy High graduation

Seniors at Legacy High School will graduate at 7 p.m. at the Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

Live music

Hear Americana music from The Bodarks at the historic Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15-$20. For more information, go to www.FarrBest.com.

June 9

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.

June 14

Flag Day

June 15

Fathers Day

June 19

Juneteenth

June 23

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.

June 24

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.

June 29

Ramadan starts

July 4

Independence Day

July 14

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.

July 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.

July 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.

August 11

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.

August 25

School starts

Classes in the Mansfield school district begin for the 2014-2015 school year.

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.

August 26

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.

September 1

Labor Day

School’s out

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed for the Labor Day holiday.

September 8

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.

September 22

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.

September 23

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 10

Teacher conferences

Students in the Mansfield district will have the day off while teachers hold conferences with parents.

October 13

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 27

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 28

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 31

Halloween

November 2

Daylight Saving Time ends

November 4

Election Day

November 10

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.

November 11

Veterans Day

November 18

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.

November 24

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.

November 27

Thanksgiving

December 8

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.

December 16

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.

December 22

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.

December 25

Christmas

January 20

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.

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