Community Calendar

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Colleyville

March 19. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts Third Wednesday Breakfast-in-a-Bag, 9:30 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

March 21. Colleyville Squirrels Junior Team Tennis plays, 5 p.m., at the City Park Tennis Courts, 5205 Bransford Rd. For information call 817-503-1180.

March 21. Metroport Meals on Wheels serves lunch at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., starting at 10 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

March 24. Colleyville Planning and Zoning pre-commission meeting, 6:15 p.m. in the executive conference center at City Hall, followed at 7 p.m. by the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting in the council chambers, both at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

March 26. The Colleyville Events Steering Committee meets, 4:30 p.m., on the second floor of the Colleyville Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

Ongoing. Registrations are being accepted for individuals and teams for the 5th Annual Run for Rescue Colleyville 5K/1 Mile Fun Run/Walk being held at 8 a.m. April 12 at First United Methodist Church of Colleyville, 1000 Church St. Online registrations can be submitted at www.run-time.com. Race packet pickup will be at Luke’s Locker Colleyville on April 10-11. Proceeds supports missions at Helping Children Worldwide's Child Rescue Center in Sierra Leone, Africa. For information email RunforRescueColleyville@gmail.com.

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 19. Grapevine Heritage Foundation Board of Directors meets, 4-5 p.m., at the Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau, 636 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3197.

March 19. Grapevine Police Department hosts a presentation by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department on “ Living with Wildlife,” 5:30-7 p.m., at the Grapevine PD training room, 307 W. Dallas Rd. For information call 817-410-8127.

March 20. The Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors meets, 8 a.m., at the CVB building, 636 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-8136.

March 20. The Grapevine Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meets, 6 p.m., in the city manager’s conference room in City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information email farnett@grapevinetexas.gov.

March 22. The Coppell - Grapevine Police Motorcycle Rodeo, 7 a.m.-4 p.m., at Grapevine Mills Mall, 3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy. Includes police motor officers from all over competing for trophies in motorcycle skills competitions consisting of individual rides and team rides. There will be vendor booths, activities, raffles and a silent auction. All proceeds benefit area police and fire charitable organizations. For more information check out the Facebook page for Coppell - Grapevine Police Motorcycle Rodeo or go online to cgpolicemotorrodeo.com/.

March 25. The New Horizons, the 55-plus social arm of the Grapevine First United Methodist Church, meets, 6:30 p.m., for a catered dinner and program by Toney Walsh, entertainer and vocalist. The program will be in the church’s Leach Hall, at the church’s downtown campus, 422 Church St. Price is $12 per person. For reservations or information, call Judy at 817-488-4136 or Nancy at 817-354-1881 by March 23.

March 26. Grapevine Historic Preservation Commission meets, 6 p.m., in the second floor boardroom of the Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau, 636 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3197, email dklempin@grapevinetexas.gov or go online to www.grapevinetexas.gov/index.aspx?nid=555.

Ongoing. Grapevine Garden Club will award two $2,000 scholarships to financially assist students enrolled in the study of horticulture, floriculture, conservation, forestry, botany or related fields. Applicants must be graduating seniors residing in Grapevine or enrolled in the Grapevine-Colleyville school district, or college students who live in Grapevine. Previous scholarship recipients may reapply. Criteria and applications are available online at www.grapevinegardenclub.org. Application deadline is April 1.

Ongoing. Grapevine Newcomers Club meets: March 19, for Coffee Break, 9:30 a.m. at Central Market, 1425 E. Southlake Blvd.; March 19, for Bunco, 6:15 p.m., at a member’s home; March 20 for Book Club, 10 a.m., at a member’s home; March 20, for Wine Tasters, 7 p.m., at a member’s home; March 22, for Dining In, 6:30 p.m., at a member’s home; March 24, for Bridge AM, 9:30 a.m., at a member’s home; March 25, for Canasta, 10 a.m., at Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Ave., March 28, for Travel Talk, 1 p.m., at a member’s home. For more information call Carol Schauf at 817 203-2442 or go to www.grapevinenewcomers.com.

Ongoing. “ IPAT Eggs and Springtime: A Museum Exhibit” featuring china painting presented by the Porcelain Artists and Teachers Association, continues through April 29, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturdays, and noon-5 p.m. Sundays in the Grand Gallery, 636 S. Main St. For information go online to www.ipatinc.com.

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 19. 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 19. Southlake Business Council meets, 5-6:30 p.m., in the third floor training rooms C and D, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8261.

March 20. 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.

March 20. AARP Tax-Aide provides free tax preparation assistance, 3-6:45 p.m., in the Southlake Library, on the third floor of Town Hall at 1400 Main St. There is no age requirement. Reservations can be made by contacting the Reference Desk at 817-748-8247. For information email: southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

March 20. Southlake Senior Center hosts an Ice Cream Social, 1 p.m., at the center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Free, but registration is required. For information or to register, call 817-748-8315, email southlakeseniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

March 21. Southlake Chamber of Commerce hosts Chamber Book Club, a free monthly book club for area professionals, 9-10 a.m. at Town Hall, 1400 Main St., Ste. 130. Open to new members. For information call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

March 21. Watermere Book Reviews, 10 a.m.-noon, at Watermere Southlake, 251 Watermere Dr., provided by the Southlake Library for Watermere residents. For information call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

March 21. Southlake Senior Center hosts a trip to Turtle Creek in Dallas for an Azalea Drive Tour and lunch, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Bus leaves from the center, 307 Parkwood Dr. Cost is $5 for transportation and money for lunch. For information call 817-748-8315, email southlakeseniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.

March 25. Southlake Arts Council meets, 6-7:30 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8384.

March 25. Southlake Program for the Involvement of Neighborhoods No. 8 and No. 11 hold a town hall forum, 6-9 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. SPIN No. 11 hosts a meeting to discuss proposed changes to Lakeside Presbyterian Church, 2701 W. Southlake Blvd., and SPIN No. 8 hosts a meeting to discuss the proposed construction of two multi-tenant commercial buildings on 24.1 acres on S. Kimball Ave., proposed development of 2.4 acres at 1363 Brumlow Ave. for office/flex space in six buildings and changes to the Carroll Pointe development at the southeast corner of SH114 and Carroll Ave. For information call 817-748-8400, email lpayne@ci.southlake.tx.us or go online to www.SouthlakeSPIN.org.

Ongoing. The Environmental Protection Agency sponsors Fix-a-Leak Week through March 23, during normal business hours in the lobby of Southlake Town Hall, 1400 Main St. Includes a display on tips on how to check for and repair leaks in kitchens and bathrooms.

Regional

Ongoing. Texas Health Harris Methodist Alliance Hospital, 10864 Texas Health Trail in Fort Worth, hosts “ A Matter of Balance,” a free fall prevention workshops 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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