Community Calendar

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Colleyville

March 5. Colleyville Garden Club meets with social time at 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10, at the Colleyville Center, 100 Main St. Guest speaker is Steve Huddleston, senior horticulturist for Fort Worth Botanical Garden, cable TV producer and author. Huddleston will discuss Pass-Along Plants. Program and meeting are open to the public. Garden club membership is open to anyone interested in gardening at any level. For information go online to colleyvillegardenclub.org. Membership is open to anyone interested in gardening no matter what gardening level they are.

March 5. 1st Wednesday Genealogy Group hosts “ Organizing and Displaying Family Heirlooms,” 10 a.m., at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., For information call 817-503-1195.

March 7. Metroport Meals on Wheels serves lunch, 10 a.m., at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road. For information call 817-503-1195.

March 7. 1st Friday Blood Pressure Screening, 10:30 .m. at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. For information call 817-503-1195.

March 10. Orientation for Colleyville City Council candidates, if needed, will be held at 8:30 a.m. in the executive conference room at the Colleyville Center, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

March 10. Seniors at Lunch — Men’s Group meets, 11 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

March 11. Colleyville Zoning Board of Adjustment meets, 7 p.m., in the city council chambers at the Colleyville Center, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

March 11. Colleyville Sign Board of Appeals meets, 7:15 p.m. in the city council chambers at the Colleyville Center, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Ongoing. The American Association for Retired People offers free tax assistance every Tuesday through April 15, from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m., and from 5-8 p.m., at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. Appointments are required and reservations can be made through the Senior Center. For appointments or information call 817-503-1195.

Grapevine

March 10. 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.

March 10. Grapevine Name Droppers, an informal group of genealogical enthusiasts, meets, 10:30 a.m.-noon, in the program room of the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Tresa will speak on the Family Tree DNA website and how to link to projects, upload gedcoms and communicate with others. Light refreshments served. Free and open to the public. For information call 817-410-3429 or email genealogy@grapevinetexas.gov.

March 11. GameFest for Teens and Tweens, with tweens and teens invited to drop in and play video games with Xbox Kinect, Nintendo Wii and board games, 2-3:30 p.m., in the program room at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Free. For information call 817-410-3405 or email teen@grapevinetexas.gov.

Ongoing.Mail Call — A Smithsonian Exhibition,” a traveling version of the National Postal Museum’s permanent exhibition exploring the history of America’s military postal system, continues through April 15 at Tower Gallery, 636 S. Main St. Free. For information call 817-410-3185.

Southlake

March 5. 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.

March 6. Southlake Community Band presents a free concert, 7 p.m., at White’s Chapel United Methodist Church sanctuary, 185 S. White Chapel Blvd., featuring classics requested by members, including “Procession of the Nobles” by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, “Variations on ‘Scarborough Fair” by Calvin Custer, “Fantasia in G” by Timothy Mahr, “Festive Overture” by Dmitri Shostakovich, “Ye Banks and Braes O’Bonnie Doon” by Percy Aldridge Grainger and “Where Never Lark or Eagle Flew” by James Curnow. Music selections are subject to change. For more information email Contact@southlakeband.com or go online to www.southlakeband.com.

March 6. Southlake Planning and Zoning Commission meets, 6:30-11 p.m., in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1200 Main St. For information call 817-748-8621.

March 8. Arts Council Northeast and the city of Southlake present the MasterWorks Series featuring Brave Combo, 7:30-9 p.m., at Southlake Town Square. Free. For information call 817-283-3406.

Ongoing. Spring Break Camp Mania is presented by Southlake Parks and Recreation staff, March 10-14, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily, at Durham Intermediate School, 801 Shady Oaks. Before care offered 7:30-9 a.m., and aftercare, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Cost is $130. Register online at https://apm.activecommunities.com/southlake. For information call 817-748-8019 or email parksandrec@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Regional

March 10. Arts Council Northeast and the city of Euless present the MasterWorks Concert Series featuring The Killdares, 7-8 p.m. at Bear Creek Amphitheater, 1951 Bear Creek Pkwy., at Ash Ln. Free. For information call 817-283-3406.

Ongoing. Texas Health Harris Methodist Alliance Hospital, 10864 Texas Health Trail in Fort Worth, hosts “ A Matter of Balance,” a free fall prevention workshop for seniors, 9:30-11:30 a.m., each Wednesday, through April 16. Space is limited. To register call 1-877-847-9355.

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