Feb. 12. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts a trip to Winstar World Casino, leaving at 8 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.
Feb. 13. Colleyville Citizens Police Academy meets, 7-10 p.m., at the Colleyville Police Department, EOC, 5201 Riverwalk Dr. For information call 817-503-1200.
Feb. 15. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts Scrapbooking Crop Day, 10 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.
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Feb. 17. Colleyville Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meets, 6 p.m., on the second floor of the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.
Feb. 18. Colleyville City Council Pre-Council meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Executive Conference Room at City Hall, 100 Main St., followed at 7:30 p.m. by the city council meeting in the council chambers. For information call 817-503-1000.
Feb. 19. The Colleyville Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee meets, 7-9 p.m., in the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.
Feb. 19. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts Third Wednesday Breakfast-in-a-Bag, 9:30 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.
Ongoing. The Colleyville Woman’s Club is accepting nominations through Feb. 28 of young people, ages 5 to 19, CWC Youth Volunteer Service Awards honoring volunteer efforts. Fundraising activities and lobbying efforts, regardless of good intent, are excluded from consideration. Awards are judged in four age groups and each award may recognize several nominees. Nominees may attend any school — public, private or home schooled — and must either reside in Bedford, Colleyville, Euless, Grapevine, Haltom City, Hurst, Keller, North Richland Hills, Richland Hills, Southlake, or Wautaga or attend BISD, CISD, GCISD, HEB ISD or KISD. Volunteer service is not limited to those areas. This award service year considers volunteer activities performed between Feb. 1, 2013, and Jan. 31, 2014. For information on how to nominate a child, leave a message on the CWC hot line at 817-358-1805 or go online to the CWC website at c-w-c.org and click on the forms tab to find a Youth Award Nomination form.
Ongoing. Colleyville City Council is accepting applications through Feb. 14 for an at-large position on the Colleyville Center Advisory Committee. Applications can be submitted to the office of the city secretary by email at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org by fax to 817-503-1139 or by mail to City of Colleyville, City Secretary, 100 Main Street, Colleyville, Texas 76034. For information call 817-503-1130.
Ongoing. The American Association for Retired People offers free tax assistance every Tuesday from Feb. 4 to 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.
Feb. 14-15. Valentine’s Cruise, a two-hour dinner cruise on Lake Grapevine featuring a three-course plated dinner, live band and a comedy performance, with cruises at 6 and 9 p.m. and midnight on Friday, and at 4, 7 and 10 p.m. on Saturday. Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to departure times at Silver Lake Marina, 2500 Fairway Dr. Tickets are $149 per couple, restricted to those 18 and up. For information call 972-514-4319 or go online to www.arispop.com.
Feb. 16. Quilt Chat, dedicated to sharing quilting and sewing skills and knowledge with quilters from beginners to advanced, meets, 2:30-5:30 p.m., in the Grapevine Public Library Program Room, 1201 Municipal Way. For information call 817-410-3404 or email email@example.com.
Feb. 18. Grapevine City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meets, 7:30 p.m., in the council chambers at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ongoing. Grapevine Newcomers Club meets Feb. 13, 11:30 a.m., for Ladies Lunch Out at Winewood Grill, 1265 S. Main in Grapevine; Feb. 15, for Dining In Group, 6:30 p.m., in a member’s home; Feb. 17, 10 a.m., for Pinochle at Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Ave., Feb. 19, 9:30 a.m., for Coffee Break at Central Market, 1425 E. Southlake Blvd.; Feb. 19, 6:30 p.m. for Bunco in a member’s home. For information call Carol Schauf at 817-329-3648 or go online to www.grapevinenewcomers.com.
Ongoing. “ The Dust Bowl,” an exhibit examining one of the worst ecological disasters in U.S. history, continues, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through March 2 at Grand Gallery, 636 S. Main. Free. For information call 817-410-3185.
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.
Feb. 13. Southlake Zoning Board of Adjustment meets, 6:30-8:30 p.m., in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8602.
Feb. 14. Southlake Senior Activity Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., hosts its Annual Valentine's Luncheon, 1-1:30 p.m. Free. For information call 817-748-8315 or email email@example.com or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.
Feb. 14. Huckabee Dental will host its annual Dentistry From the Heart event, a free day of dental care for those in need at the Huckabee Dental office at 505 W. Southlake Blvd. Lines start forming at 10 p.m. the night before. For more information visit www.dentistryfromtheheart.org or www.dfwdental.com.
Feb. 16. APEX Art League and the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra present Pinocchio’s Adventures in Funland, a concert in music and narration, 3 p.m., at White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 185 S. White Chapel Blvd. Come early for a “petting zoo” at 2 p.m. where children can see, hear and touch different orchestral instruments. After the concert Central Market offers treats in “Gepetto’s Kitchen.” Tickets are $20 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Seniors, students and APEX Art League members are $15. Tickets may be purchased at the door or online at www.apexartsleague.org. For information, go online to www.apex-arts.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feb. 17. Southlake Public Library, 1400 S. Main St., Ste. 130, hosts “ Kids Craft — Make a Book,” 4-5 p.m. Free. For information call 817-748-8243 or email email@example.com.
Feb. 17. Southlake Senior Activity Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., hosts Bingo Night, 6-8 p.m. Free but registration is required. For information call 817-748-8315 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or go online to www.SouthlakeSeniorCenter.com.
Feb. 18. Southlake City Council meets, 5:30-11 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. Work session at 5:30 p.m. followed immediately by the regular session. For information call 817-748-8015 or email email@example.com
Feb. 19. Southlake Youth Action Commission meets, 4-5 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8337 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ongoing. Southlake Sister Cities is accepting applications through Feb. 15 for its annual youth delegation trip to Tome, Japan, Southlake’s sister city since 1991, set for June 9-16. Students ages 14-18 years old are eligible to apply.
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