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Keller, Roanoke, Haslet, Trophy Club and Westlake community calendar

Keller

Now through April 11 - Registration for the Fellowship of the Parks Premier Run For Change, race to be held April 11, 8 a.m. at the FOTP Keller campus, 9900 North Beach St. The event features a 5K run/walk and 1-mile fun run to raise awareness for adolsecent suicide prevention with proceeds going to counseling departments at Keller ISD, Grapevine-Colleyville ISD, and Northwest ISD. Registration is available online at www.fellowshipoftheparks.com/runforchange or contact 817-741-3687 or shannonmcmahon@fellowshipoftheparks.com.

March 18-20 and 23-26 - "Pencil Point Perceptions," graphite pencil drawings, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., free, Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy., public art show featuring Jim Bratcher, David Melton Burkhart, John Calabrese, Angelia Ford, and Howard Halbert. Contact 817-743-4000 or publicarts@cityofkeller.com.

March 19 - Intro to PowerPoint, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. Learn the basics of creating slides, adding text and images, resizing images, using background designs, and arranging the order of your slides. All attendees will create a short PowerPoint and learn to save and present their work. No registration required. Contact 817-743-4840.

March 21 - Plots & Rhythm Festival, noon-2:30 p.m., free, Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. Lovers of literature and music won’t want to miss this festival, an outdoor event featuring the Keller Folk Music Society and ten local authors of varying genres. Meet local authors and learn more about their books while enjoying free refreshments and live music. They will also have a special storytime presented by two local children’s authors. For more infomration call 817-743-4840.

March 26 - North Texas Libraries on the Go, eReader Class, 10:30-11:30 a.m. on March 12, 2-3 p.m. on March 26, free, Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. Keller Public Library is offering downloadable eBooks and audiobooks available 24/7 from the library’s digital collection, www.ntexlibrariesonthego.org. Learn more about using North Texas Libraries On the Go on your device. Both classes will be in the library conference room. All eReader types are welcome, and participants will need to have an active Keller Library Card. Registration is required. Contact 817-743-4840.

Haslet

March 19, 26 and April 9 - Robotics Camp, 6-7 p.m., Haslet Public Library, 100 Gammill St., grades 6-8 only. Build with LEGO Mindstorms EV3 kits. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Contact 817-439-4278.

Roanoke

March 19 - Chaz Marie Band-Evenings on Oak Street Summer Concert Series, 7 p.m., Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St., free. Her voice is a fusion of her musical influences in country, delta blues, R&B and rock and roll. Contact 817-491-2411.

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

Now through May 21 - Citizens Police Academy, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Public Services Conference Room, 100 Municipal Dr. Contact 682-831-4651.

Now through April 23 - Citizens Fire Academy, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Fire Station Training Room, 295 Trophy Club Dr. Contact 972-434-5500.

Westlake

Ongoing - Coffee & Conversation With the Mayor, 8-9:30 a.m. on the first Monday of each month (except Labor Day). Join the mayor for a cup of coffee or tea inside the Marriott Solana hotel, and visit about any and all things Westlake. Contact 817-430-0941.

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