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08/06/2014 4:33 PM

08/06/2014 4:33 PM


Aug. 9 - Keller High School Band’s 6th Annual Golf Tournament, with shotgun start is at 8 a.m. at the Iron Horse Golf Course, 6200 Skylark Circle, North Richland Hills. Funds from the tournament will help offset the rising costs to maintain the award-winning band, "The Pride of Keller." Sponsorships are still available. Register online at

Aug. 11 - Keller Planning and Zoning Commission meets at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. Commissioners’ briefing at 6:30; in the pre-council room, followed by the commission meeting at 7 p.m. in the council chamber. For information call 817-743-4130.

Aug. 14. Author in the Spotlight featuring James Gary Vineyard, author of The Grave on Peckerwood Hill, winner of the 2013 Best Suspense Thriller award presented by the Texas Association of Authors, 1 p.m. at Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. For information call 817-743-4800.

Ongoing - The Keller Writers Association meets the first 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

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 go online to

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 - 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

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

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

Ongoing - Toastmasters-Keller Communicators, 6:45 p.m., Thursdays, 1727 Keller Parkway, Prudential Worldwide Real Estate.


Aug. 13 - Haslet Parks and Recreation Board meets, 7-10 p.m., at the Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. For information call 817-439-5931.

Ongoing - The Haslet Farmers Market is open each Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon, through Oct. 31 at Haslet Community Park, on Haslet County Line Rd. For information call Haslet Farmers Market Manager Elizabeth Goodson at 817-886-3993.

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 for more information.

Ongoing - Preschool Storytime each Wednesday, 10:30-noon 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.


Aug. 6 - Keep Roanoke Beautiful Board meets, 5:30 p.m., at the Roanoke Public Library, 312 S. Walnut St. For information call 817-491-2411.

Aug. 7 - Roanoke City Council holds a budget workshop, 7 p.m., at City Hall, 108 S. Oak St. For information call 817-491-2411.

Aug. 9 - Roanoke Reads reading marathon, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Roanoke Library, 308 S. Walnut St., continuing virtually through 10 p.m. via Twitter and Facebook using #roanokereads. Library card not required to participate. Includes door prizes, multiple story-time events and more. Light refreshments will be served. Ages are welcome. For information call 817-491-2691 or email RSVP on Facebook at

Aug. 12 - Roanoke City Council meets, 7 p.m., at City Hall, 108 S. Oak St. For information call 817-491-2411.

Ongoing - Roanoke Farmers Market is open each Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon, at Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. Offers fresh produce and more. Find the latest information at or on Twitter using @TXCityofRoanoke, or 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

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.


Aug. 5-8 - Westlake Academy’s Student Registration Week, Monday-Friday, 4-7 p.m., at the Westlake Academy Main Office/Commons, 2600 J.T. Ottinger Rd. Students enrolling for the first time who haven’t picked up a resident enrollment packet should call 817-490-5757 or go by the school as soon as possible to start the process of verifying residency and reservaing space. Completed re-enrollment packets should be returned to the academy during registration week. Bring a copy of photo ID and a current utility bill for proof of residency. Incoming 7th graders need to turn in an updated shot record with meningococcal vaccination and DTaP prior to the start of the school year. For information call 817-490-5757 or email

Aug. 8 – Westlake Town Council holds a budget workshop, noon-5 p.m., 3 Village Cr., Ste. 202. For information call 817-430-0941

Aug. 11 - Westlake Board of Trustees meets, 5-8 p.m., in the Town Council Chamber, 3 Village Circle, Ste. 202. For information call 817-430-0941.

Trophy Club

Aug. 6 - Trophy Club Municipal Utility District No. 1 holds a budget workshop, 10 a.m.-noon, in the boardroom at the Svore Municipal Building, 100 Municipal Dr. For information call 682-831-4600.

Aug. 7 - 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 682-381-4600.

Aug. 8 - Karaoke Night at Community Pool, 7-10 p.m., at the Trophy Club Community Pool and Splash Pad, Parkview Dr. Regular admission rates apply. For more information go to

Aug. 9 - Northwest ISD partners with Communities in Schools of North Texas to host the 2nd annual Back-to-School Fair, 9 a.m.-noon, at Northwest High School, 2301 Texan Dr., in Justin. The fair will provide school supplies and assistance to families who need extra support based on financial need, verified by their registration for free or reduced lunches. To register visit To make a tax-deductible donation, an in-kind contribution or to sponsor a family, visit

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.

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