Community Calendar

04/07/2014 2:32 PM

04/07/2014 2:33 PM

Colleyville

April 10. Colleyville Historical Preservation Committee meets, 6:30 p.m., in the CMO Conference Room, third floor at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

April 10. The Books-n-Brunch Book Club meets, 11 a.m., in the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1155.

April 10. Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School District Council of PTAs hosts a 2014 Board of Trustees Candidate Forum, 6:30 p.m. at the Colleyville Heritage High School Library, moderated by the Tarrant County League of Women Voters. All residents of GCISD are encouraged to attend and submit written questions from the floor.

April 11. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts Lunch and Learn Chair Exercises for Seniors, 11:30 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

April 12. The Bunny Brunch for kids ages 2-12 and their parents, is 10 a.m.-noon at Colleyville Center, 5301 Riverwalk Dr. Tickets are $5 per child, $7 per adult. Children 18 months or younger get in free but do need a ticket. Tickets are available at the Parks and Recreation Department, 2512 Glade Rd. For information call 817-503-1180.

April 14. The Colleyville Library Board meets, 6 p.m., Colleyville Library, second floor, 110 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

April 14. Colleyville Planning and Zoning Pre-Commission meeting, 6:15 p.m., followed by the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting at 7 p.m., both in the council chambers at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

April 14. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts Senior’s at Lunch — Men’s Group, 11 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

April 15. Colleyville City Council meets, pre-council meeting 5:30 p.m. in the executive conference room, regular council meeting, 7:30 p.m. in the council chambers, both at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

April 15-17. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts an egg hunt, 8 a.m. each day. For information call 817-503-1195.

April 16. Colleyville City Council holds a work session to discuss the Glade Road Project and Development review process, 6 p.m. in the executive conference room at City Hall, 100 Main St. For information call 817-503-1000.

April 16. Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts 3rd Wednesday Breakfast-in-a-Bag, 9:30 a.m. For information call 817-503-1195.

Ongoing. Registration is open for Restorative Yoga presented 2-5 p.m. April 27 by Lynne Clem, followed by a presentation by Betty Haverfield, a certified Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine food for life instructor, on how to use foods to maximize vitality and minimize the risk for cancer, heart disease, diabetes and obesity. At Colleyville Recreation Center, 2512 Glade Rd. Cost is $40, $35 if prepaid by April 18. For information contact Clem by email at lynne@yogaindfw.com or by phone at 817-739-3886 or Haverfield by email at Betty@JourneytoBetterment.com or by phone at 817-798-0908. For reservations, call 817-503-1195.

Ongoing. Oncor will be trimming trees in some Colleyville locations in April, with pre-notification of all affected residents. For more information call Oncor at 817-865-5008.

Ongoing. Registrations are being accepted for individuals and teams for the 5th Annual Run for Rescue Colleyville 5K/1 Mile Fun Run/Walk being held at 8 a.m. April 12 at First United Methodist Church of Colleyville, 1000 Church St. Online registrations can be submitted at www.run-time.com. Race packet pickup will be at Luke’s Locker Colleyville on April 10-11. Proceeds support missions at Helping Children Worldwide’s Child Rescue Center in Sierra Leone, Africa. For information email RunforRescueColleyville@gmail.com.

Ongoing. The American Association for Retired People offers free tax assistance every Tuesday through 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.

Grapevine

April 10. Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School District Council of PTAs hosts a 2014 Board of Trustees Candidate Forum, 6:30 p.m. at Colleyville Heritage High School Library, moderated by the Tarrant County League of Women Voters. All residents of GCISD are encouraged to attend and submit written questions from the floor.

April 12. Blessing of the Vines and New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail. Blessing of the Vines, 11 a.m.-noon, at Delaney Vineyards, 2000 Champagne Blvd., with a mariachi band, dignitaries and guests attending a centuries-old blessing performed by a priest. Followed by a complimentary wine tasting and live entertainment. Free. New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., throughout Grapevine. Taste a variety of wines at the city’s winery tasting rooms and enjoy works of art throughout the city. Admission is $49, for adults 21 and older only, and includes a souvenir wine glass, live entertainment and three wines and one food item at each participating winery. Tickets available online in advance and can be picked up April 12 at Delaney Vineyards. Tickets also available on the day of the event at any participating winery. Special works of art can be viewed at Grapevine’s Palace Arts Center, 300 S. Main St., at the Grand Gallery and Tower Gallery at the Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau Headquarters, 636 S. Main St., and at galleries and fine art working studios throughout the city. Shuttle service to Grapevine wineries begins at noon. For information call 817-481-5668.

April 12. Nash Farm, 626 Ball St., hosts the 39th Annual Easter Egg Hunt, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mr. and Miss Bunny will hide thousands of eggs, including special prize eggs for each age division. Age divisions are 7-9 years at 10 a.m., 0-2 years at 10:30 a.m., 5-6 years at 11 a.m., 3-4 years at 11:30 a.m. and 10 and up at noon. Event will include face painters, bounce houses, a petting zoo, hayrides and more. In the event of inclement weather, event will be rescheduled for April 19. Free. For information call 817-410-3558.

April 14. Grapevine Building Board of Appeals meets, 6-10 p.m., in the second floor council chambers at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3158 or email ccook@grapevinetexas.gov.

April 14. Grapevine Name Droppers, an informal group of genealogical enthusiasts, meets, 10:30 a.m.-noon, in the program room of the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Nancy Maxwell will present “From Here to There: Travel and Transportation in Early America.” Free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For information call 817-410-3429 or email genealogy@grapevinetexas.gov.

April 15. Grapevine City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meet, 7:30 p.m., in the council chambers at City Hall, 200 S. Main St. For information call 817-410-3000 or email abaker@grapevinetexas.gov.

Ongoing. Grapevine Newcomers Club meets: April 10 for Ladies Lunch Out, 11:30 a.m., at Tolbert’s Restaurant, 423 S. Main St.; April 11, for Gadabouts, 10 a.m., carpooling from Walmart, 1601 Hwy. 114, for a trip to North Haven Gardens; April 12 for Dining In, 6:30 p.m. at a member’s home; April 16 for Coffee Break, 9:30 a.m. at Central Market, 1425 E. Southlake Blvd.; April 16 for Bunco, 6:30 p.m. at a member’s home; April 17 for Book Club, 10 a.m. at a member’s home; April 22 for Pinochle, 10 a.m. at Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Ave.; April 22 for Canasta, 10 a.m. at Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Avenue; April 25 for Travel Talk, 1 p.m. at a member’s home; April 26, Dining In, 6:30 p.m. at a member’s home; April 28 for Bridge AM, 9:30 a.m. at a member’s home. For more information call Carol Schauf at 817-203-2442 or go online to www.grapevinenewcomers.com.

Ongoing. Lynn McLain’s “ Track Chatter” series continues through April 6, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, at Giddens Gallery of Fine Art, 624 S. Main St. The 17 paintings show is offered in anticipation of the NASCAR races April 3-6. Free. For information call 817-488-8600.

Ongoing. IPAT Eggs and Springtime — A Museum Exhibit” featuring china painting presented by the Porcelain Artists and Teachers Association, continues through April 29, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturdays, and noon-5 p.m. Sundays in the Grand Gallery, 636 S. Main St. For information go online to www.ipatinc.com.

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.

Southlake

April 9. Southlake Kiwanis Club meets, noon-1 p.m., at Trophy Club Country Club for a buffet lunch. For information call 817-807-2933.

April 10. 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.

April 10. AARP Tax-Aide provides free tax preparation assistance, 3-6:45 p.m., on the third floor at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. There is no age requirement. Reservations can be made by contacting the reference desk at 817-748-8247. For information call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

April 10. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., offers a Driver Safety Refresher Course, noon-4 p.m., for drivers over 50. Most insurance companies will offer discounts to those completing the course. Cost is $12 for Senior Center members, $14 for non-members. For information call 817-748-8315 or email southlakeseniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us.

April 11. Southlake Senior Center, 307 Parkwood Dr., hosts a trip to see “ The Barber of Seville” at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, presented by the Dallas Opera in partnership with AT&T Stadium, 5-11:30 p.m. Bus leaves from and returns to the Senior Center. Cost is $3 for the bus plus money for concessions. For information call 817-748-8315 or email southlakeseniorcenter@ci.southlake.tx.us.

April 12. MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the city of Southlake present a free Concert in the Park featuring Bone Doggie, 7:30-9 p.m., at Rustin/Family Park, Southlake Town Square, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8019 or email parksandrec@ci.southlake.tx.us.

April 13. City of Southlake presents Easter in the Park, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Includes photos with Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny, egg hunts, inflatables, crafts, refreshments and an Easter basket contest, at North Park, 200 E. Dove Rd. Free. For information call 817-748-8019 or email parksandrec@ci.southlake.tx.us.

April 14. Southlake Parks and Recreation Board meets, 6-8 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8019.

April 15. 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., immediately followed by regular session. For information call 817-748-8015 or email arichardson@ci.southlake.tx.us.

April 16. Southlake Youth Action Commission meets, 4-5 p.m., at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8337 or email abennett@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Ongoing. Southlake Kiwanis Fun Run is May 17 at Dragon Stadium, 5K and 1K begin at 8 a.m., with registration starting at 7:15 a.m. For information call 817-807-2933.

Ongoing. Individuals interested in participating in Make a Difference Day, April 26, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1452 W. Southlake Blvd., can call the church office at 817-442-8983 or visit on a Sunday leading up to Make A Difference Day to register for the event in which church members and volunteers deploy to several areas around the community to help people in need and assist other charities. For more information call or go online to www.trinitysouthlake.org or www.facebook.com/trinitysouthlake.

Ongoing. The Southlake Cricket Club is seeking Southlake residents interested in becoming a participant with this prestigious team. Those interested in trying out should call Parvez Malik at 972-365-6299.

Regional

Ongoing. Texas Health Harris Methodist Alliance Hospital, 10864 Texas Health Trail in Fort Worth, hosts “ A Matter of Balance,” a free fall prevention workshops for seniors, 9:30-11:30 a.m., each Wednesday, through April 16. Space is limited. To register call 1-877-847-9355.

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