Community calendar

06/10/2014 9:11 AM

06/10/2014 9:12 AM

Keller

June 11 - The Children's Summer Reading Club features Jungle Jim’s Wild Encounters , 2-2:45 p.m., in the meeting room at the Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. For children 5 and older only; no parents admitted. Free but tickets are required and will be given out free of charge starting at 1 p.m. For information call 817-743-4800.

June 11 - Keller Public Arts Board meets, 5:30 p.m., in the pre-council chamber at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. Download the agenda at the city of Keller website, www.cityofkeller.com. For information call 817-743-4000.

June 12 - Author in the Spotlight featuring Patty Wiseman, author of the romantic historical suspense series called The Velvet Shoe Collection: An Unlikely Arrangement, An Unlikely Beginning, An Unlikely Conclusion, and two-time winner of the Texas Association of Authors’ Award for "Best Romance," 1 p.m. at the Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. Free. For information call 817-743-4800.

June 12 - Keller Summer Nights: Music, Art and Movies continues at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy., with music by Ricki Derek and the Vegas Six at 7:15 p.m. on the front lawn, a screening of Despicable Me 2 at 9 p.m. on the back lawn and Art Along the Avenue. For information, call 817-743-4000, email publicarts@cityofkeller.com or go online to www.cityofkeller.com/index.aspx?page=1545.

June 16 - Keller Zoning Board of Adjustment meets at Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. Work session/staff briefing at 6:30 p.m. in the pre-council meeting room and regular session at 7 p.m. in the council chamber. For information call 817-743-4000.

June 17 - Teen Summer Reading Club features "Handwriting Analysis" by Kathryn Nordstrom, 2-3 p.m., in the meeting room at the Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. For tweens and teens in grades 6-12. For information on Nordstrom go online to www.mystickathryn.com. Free but registration is required. For information on Teen Summer Reading Club call 817-743-4800.

June 17 - Keller Economic Development Board meets, 4 p.m., in the pre-council chamber at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. For information call 817-743-4000.

June 17 - Keller City Council meets, with pre-council meeting at 5 p.m. in the pre-council meeting room, followed at 7 p.m. by regular session in the council chamber, both at Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwt. For information call 817-743-4000.

June 18 - The Children's Summer Reading Club features "Raptors of Texas," presented by Blackland Prairie Raptor Center, 2-2:45 p.m., in the meeting room at the Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. For children 5 and older only; no parents admitted. Free but tickets are required and will be given out free of charge starting at 1 p.m. For information call 817-743-4800.

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 - Keller Garden Club meets the 2nd Thursday each month, September through May, at Landscape Systems Design Center, 1823 Keller Pkwy. Socializing and refreshments at 9:30 a.m. and program featuring speakers and field trips at 10 a.m. All levels of gardening expertise are welcome. For information call Sarah Harbaugh, membership chair, at 817-514-7288.

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.

Haslet

June 11 - Haslet Parks and Recreation Board meets, 7-10 p.m., at the Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

June 11 - Haslet’s Summer Reading Event continues with "Whose Hat Is This?" with musician Rochelle Rabouin exploring different jobs in the community, 3-4 p.m. at the Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

June 16 - Haslet City Council meets, 7-10 p.m., at the Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

June 18 - Haslet’s Summer Reading Event continues with "Dr. Flake-n-Stein's Magic Laboratory," an interactive show combining magic, robot puppets and science experiments, 3-4 p.m., at Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

June 18 - Business Networking Coffee, 7:45-9 a.m., at Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. An opportunity to meet other Haslet business owners and area professionals and hear business updates from the community and the Northwest Metroport Chamber of Commerce. Free and open to the public. RSVP 817-837-1000 or info@nwmetroportchamber.org.

Roanoke

June 12 - Evenings on Oak Street, Ronaoke’s 2014 Summer Concert Series, continues with a performance by Celtic rock group The Kildares, 7-8 p.m., at Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. For information call 817-491-2411.

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 - 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

June 12 - Trophy Club Travelers hosts a trip Perot Museum in Dallas followed by lunch at El Fenis, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Bus leaves from First United Methodist Church, 101 Trophy Club Dr., at 9:45 a.m., returns at 3:45 p.m. Cost is $30 for a seat on the bus and a ticket to the museum. Bring extra for lunch. Registration required by noon on June 11; register online at tcparks.org or call 682-831-4603.

June 12 - 6th Annual Byron Nelson High School Golf Tournament, 2-5 p.m. at Trophy Club Country Club, benefits Byron Nelson High School Football. Shotgun start at 2 p.m., fajita dinner after the tournament. For information go online to nisdtx.org/bnhs.

June 12 - Trophy Club Summer Adult Kickball League begins, 7-10 p.m., at Independence Park West: Field No. 1, 501 Parkview Dr. First of a 5-week series of games. For information call 682-831-4600.

June 16 - Trophy Club Town Council meets, 6-9 p.m., in the boardroom of the Svore Municipal Building, 100 Municipal Dr. For information call 682-831-4600.

June 17 - Trophy Club Municipal Utility District 1, 7-8 p.m., in the boardroom of the Svore Municipal Building, 100 Municipal Dr. For information call 682-831-4600. 

Westlake

June 16 - Westlake Town Council meets, 5-8 p.m., in the Town Council Chamber, 3 Village Circle, Ste. 202. For information call 817-430-0941  

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