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Dec. 12. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts its annual Holiday Party, beginning at 6 p.m. For information call 817-503-1195.
Dec. 12. The Second Thursday Random Acts of Kindness event begins at 9 a.m. at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. For information call 817-503-1195.
Dec. 12. The Books-n-Brunch Book Club meets at 11:30 a.m. at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1155.
Dec. 13. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts Lunch And Learn featuring Anderson Dentistry, at 11:30 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.
Dec. 14. The Colleyville Heritage High School Theatre Department presents the Children’s Theatre Workshop, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., at the school, 5401 Heritage Ave. The event is a day of theater immersion for children in grades K-5 with games, crafts, activities, snacks and lunch, culminating in an afternoon performance for families of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” Cost is $50 per child and includes a T-shirt and lunch. Register online at www.gcisd-k12.org/Page/30922.
Dec. 16. The Books-n-Bites Book Club meets at 4 p.m. at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1154.
Dec. 17. Colleyville City Council pre-council meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Executive Conference Room in City Hall, 100 Main St., followed at 7:30 p.m. by the council meeting in council chambers. The winner of the Mayor for a Day contest will preside. For information call 817-503-1000.
Dec. 18. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts the Third Wednesday Breakfast-in-a-Bag event at 9:30 a.m. For more information call 817-503-1195.
Dec. 15. Quilt Chat meets, 2:30-4:30 p.m., in the Program Room at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Variety of topics to be discussed, from beginners up to advanced. For information call 817-410-3404 or email email@example.com.
Dec. 17. Grapevine City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meet, 7:30 p.m., at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3182 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dec. 17. Concert Bells of Fort Worth, an auditioned community ensemble of handbell ringers, performs, 7:30-8:30 p.m., at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Free. For information call 817-410-3404 or email email@example.com.
Dec. 17. Grapevine Animal Shelter Advisory Committee meets, 1 p.m., at the Grapevine Police Department Training room, 307 W. Dallas Rd. Those planning to attend who have a disability that requires that arrangements is asked to contact the police department at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting. For information or for special arrangements call 817-410-3255.
Ongoing. The Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau presents the 2013 limited edition Christmas ornament featuring The Grapevine Ice House now on sale at the Visitor Information Center, 636 S. Main St., Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Sunday, noon-5 p.m. Also available online at https://squareup.com/market/city-of-grapevine/vic-christmas-ornament.
Dec. 11. Southlake Library Board meets, 6-8 p.m. at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8384.
Dec. 11. Southlake Kiwanis Club meets at Trophy Club Country Club, 500 Trophy Club Dr., with buffet lunch at 11:30 a.m. and meeting at noon. For information call 817-807-2933.
Dec. 12. 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.
Dec. 13. WizArt Club for children ages 4-12, led by award-winning student artists in learning advanced art concepts, meets, 4:30-5:30 p.m., on the third floor at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. Free. For information call 817-748-8243, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93.
Dec. 13. Southlake Public Library, third floor of Town Hall, 1400 Main St., hosts a screening of the movie Polar Express, 6-8 p.m. Free. For information call 817-748-8243, email email@example.com or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93.
Dec. 14. E.A. Young Academy will be having a Barnes and Noble Bookfair fundraiser at Barnes & Noble in Southlake Town Square, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Dec. 14. Parents can schedule time for their children to spend 15 minutes reading to Malbec, a reading therapy dog, 10-11:30 a.m., in Ste. 130 at the Southlake Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8243, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93.
Dec. 14. Breakfast with Santa takes place in the lobby of Southlake Town Hall, 1400 Main St., from 9-10:15 a.m., and again from 10:45 a.m.-noon. Event includes opportunities for children to make holiday crafts while enjoying breakfast. Children can also bring their wish lists for Santa, and parents can bring cameras to get photos of children with Santa. Cost is $10. Register online at https://activenet011.active.com/southlake/ or in person at the Community Services office, 1400 Main St, Suite 210. For information call 817-748-8019 or go online to www.SouthlakeParksandRec.com.
Dec. 16. Kids Craft for children 12 and under is 3-5 p.m. at the Southlake Public Library, on the third floor of Town Hall, 1400 Main St. Activities include making a wish list ornament. Free. For information call 817-748-8243, email email@example.com or go online to www.cityofsouthlake.com/index.aspx?NID=93.
Dec. 17. Southlake Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 1 board meets, 5:15-5:30 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8015.
Dec. 17. Southlake City Council meets, 5:30-11 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St., with work session at 5:30 p.m. followed immediately be regular session. For information call 817-748-8015 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dec. 18. City of Southlake Curbside Leaf Recycling Collection day. To participate place bagged leaves at the curb no later than 7 a.m. Any type bag must be used by leaf bags must be physically separated for other solid waste. For information call 817-317-2424
Ongoing. Whole Earth Provision in Southlake Town Square, 321 State St., holds a new toy and book drive, through Dec. 15. There will be a donation bin in the store and for every $10 item donated Whole Earth will give a $5 Whole Earth gift certificate. All donations benefit Grapevine Relief and Community Exchange. For information call 817-442-9132.
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