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Keller

April 17 - Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd., hosts Intro to PowerPoint, 10:30 a.m., a class for those who have never used PowerPoint teaching how to create slides with text, graphics and background options. Free, no registration required. For information call 817-743-4840 or email library@cityofkeller.com.

April 18 - Keller Library, 640 Johnson Rd., is closed in observance of Good Friday. The library will be open April 19 from noon to 5 and closed on April 20. For information call 817-743-4840.

April 18 - Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance hosts "Hammered, Glossed and Penciled-in," an art exhibition presented by the Artistic Projects Group, with live music, appetizers and a chance to visit with the artists, 5-7 p.m., at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance, 10864 Texas Health Trail. Features local artists Susie K. Harrison, Sara Miller-Moe and Linda Chidsey. For more information call 817-455-0062.

April 19 - Keller Folk Music Society meets, 1 p.m., in the meeting room at the Keller Library, 640 Johnson Rd. Professional and non-professional musicians and their families are invited to share songs, stories and talents. Free and no registration is required. For information go online to www.meetup.com/kellerfolkmusicsociety.

April 22 - Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd., hosts "Dyslexia and Technology: A Bridge to Success," 6:30 p.m., presented by Eric McGehearty, dyslexic father of four and CEO. Dyslexic students and their families are welcome to attend. Free but registration is required. Space is limited. To sign up email Jessica Bryant at jlcalb@verizon.net.

April 23 - MasterWorks Music Series, the city of Keller and the ARTS Council Northeast, present a free concert by Emerald City, 7-8 p.m. at Keller Town Hall Back Patio, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be held in the foyer inside Keller Town Hall. For information call Keller Parks and Recreation, 817-743-4050 or email parksandrec@cityofkeller.com.

Ongoing - The Keller Writers Association meets the 1st Saturday of each month in the Keller Public Library’s meeting room, first door to the left, 12:15-2:15 p.m. For information email KWA President Judy Banko at judy1844@verizon.net.

Ongoing - "Fit For Fun," a free adult fitness class presented by Camp Gladiator Trainers incorporating fun and interactive fitness that gets the community moving. Classes are at Bear Creek Park in the field by the volleyball courts on Saturdays, 8-9 a.m. For information call 817-343-4650.

Ongoing - Keller Yard Waste Drop-Off Day is every first and third Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon, 1792 Ottinger Rd. "Green" yard waste such as grass clippings, leaves, branches, stable matter and brush accepted. Free to Keller residents with proof of residency and lawn service companies with city permits. For information or to get a lawn service permit, call 817-743-4000 or email townhall@cityofkeller.com.

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. Programs include speakers and field trips and the group welcomes all levels of gardening expertise. The regular meeting spot is being remodeled so for the next few months please contact Gail McEnroe, membership chair, at 817-337-9948 for meeting locations and times.

Ongoing - Gentle Yoga meets 10-11 a.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Keller Senior Activities Center, 660 Johnson Rd. Cost is $25 a month and $4 for drop-in. For more go to www.cityofkeller.com.

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; Preschooler Storytime, 12:15 p.m., Baby Storytime, 1 p.m., Toddlers Storytime, 1:30 p.m. Saturday; Spanish Storytime, 11 a.m., Family Storytime, 6 p.m., Monday. Library Story Room, 640 Johnson Rd. Free. For information call Brenda Cody at 817-743-4843. or email library@cityofkeller.com.

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

April 17 - Keller Library Board meets, 6-9 p.m., at the Haslet Public Library, 100 Gammill. For information call 817-439-4278.

April 18 - Haslet city offices are closed in observance of Good Friday.

April 19 - Haslet Parks and Recreation Board hosts its annual Easter Egg Hunt, 4-5 p.m. at Haslet Community Park, 301 First St. Free cookies and drinks, free pictures with the Easter Bunny and free Easter Egg Hunt with prizes, divided into age groups. For information call 817-439-5931.

April 21 - Haslet City Council meets, 7-10 p.m. at Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

April 23 - Haslet Community and Economic Development Corporation Type B meets, 6-10 p.m., at Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

April 23 - Haslet Economic Development Corporation Type A meets, 11:30-1 p.m., at Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

Ongoing - Haslet Yoga Tuesdays and Thursdays 7-8pm at the Haslet Community Center 105 Main Street, Haslet, TX. $5.00 per class, Please show up 15 minutes before class, bring your own mat. Please contact hasletparks@hotmail.com for more information

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

April 18 - Roanoke city offices will be closed in observance of Good Friday.

For information call 817-491-2411.

April 19 - Roanoke Farmers Market opens for the 2014 season, and will be open each Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon, at Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. Will offer fresh produce and more. Find the latest information at Facebook.com/CityofRoanokeTexas or on Twitter using @TXCityofRoanoke, or call 817-491-2411.

April 21 - Roanoke Planning and Zoning Commission meets, 7 p.m., at Roanoke City Hall, 108 S. Oak St. For information call 817-491-2411.

April 22 - Roanoke City Council meets, 7 p.m., at Roanoke City Hall, 108 S. Oak St. For information call 817-491-2411.

Ongoing - Roanoke’s 2014 Summer Concert Series, Evenings on Oak Streets continues through September, 7-8 p.m, at Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. Next in concert is April 24 featuring Shades of Gray. For information and the concert schedule, call 817-491-2411 or go online to www.roanoketexas.com.

Ongoing - Roanoke Texas Toastmasters meet Mondays, 6:30 p.m.-7:45 p.m., at the Roanoke Public Library, 308 S Walnut St. For more information, call 817-657-0790 or go online to http://roanoketexas.toastmastersclubs.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

April 17 - Trophy Club Planning and Zoning Commission meets, 7-8 p.m., in the Boardroom at the Svore Municipal Building, 100 Municipal Dr. For information call 682-831-4600.

April 21 - Byron Nelson High School Solar Car Team, in conjunction with resident team parents, hosts the 2nd annual Bobcat Solar Car Team Golf Tournament, 7 a.m.-1 p.m., at Trophy Club Country Club. Event raises money to support the team, 2013 national champions, in designing and creating solar-powered vehicles for competition. Registration is $150 per person or $500 per 4-person team, and includes a four-man scramble, various golfing contests, raffle drawings, goody bags and lunch after the tournament. For information call Todd Price at 817-205-6050 or go online to www.bnhssolarcar.org.

April 21 – Trophy Club Town Council meets, 6-9 p.m., in the Boardroom at the Svore Municipal Building, 100 Municipal Dr. For information call 682-831-4600.

Westlake

April 18 - Westlake administrative and court offices are closed in observance of Good Friday. For information call 817-403-0941.

April 24 - Arts Council Northeast, the town of Westlake and Cassidy Turley present Live 80, a high-energy party band covering the best 1980s music, in a free concert as part of the MasterWorks Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., at Solana Village Circle, Hwy. 114 at the Solana Blvd. exit. For information call 817-283-3406 or go online to www.artscouncilnortheast.org.

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