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Keller, Haslet, Roanoke, Trophy Club, Westlake calendar

Keller

May 28 - Intro to PowerPoint, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. This class provides an introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint for beginners. 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.

May 28 - Parent Night, Keller ISD Student Art Show, 7 p.m. Free. Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy. Contact 817-743-4000 or publicarts@cityofkeller.com.

Ongoing - Spanish Storytime, 11 a.m. Mondays, Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. For children 18 months to 5 years and their caregivers. Enjoy stories, songs, crafts, and cultural activities. This event is free and no registration is required. Contact 817-743-4840.

Ongoing - Reader's Forum, noon, first Thursday of each month September-May, free, Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. For information, send e-mail to Carolyn Booker, Public Services Manager, at cbooker@cityofkeller.com or call 817-743-4820.

Ongoing - Greeting card recycling into placemats and coasters. Drop off at Legacy at Bear Creek Assisted Living facility, 200 Keller Smithfield Rd. and then join the fun every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 1 p.m. Contact 817-993-0757.

Ongoing - Nerd Night, second Tuesday of every month, 6 p.m. Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. Nerd Night is your opportunity to celebrate your inner nerd. Each month will have a different theme. Whether you're already a fan of that month's theme, or you're just learning about it, come make crafts, talk nerdy, and generally geek out. Nerd Night is followed by the teen movie. Check the monthly newsletter for each month's theme. No registration required. Contact Rae Cheney with any questions at rcheney@cityofkeller.com.

Ongoing - Wizart, Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd. This is a free craft program for ages 5-12 that meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first Friday of each month. Registration is required because space is limited. Contact 817-743-4840 or email library@cityofkeller.com.

Ongoing - Blockbuster Tuesday, Keller Public Library, 640 Johnson Rd., 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. A free screening of a recently released movie. Popcorn provided. All movies are rated PG-13 or lower. Contact 817-743-4840 or email library@cityofkeller.com.

Haslet

Ongoing through Oct. 24 - Haslet Farmers Market, Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, 2nd Street. Contact 817-886-3993.

Ongoing - Reader's Cafe, 10:30-11:30 a.m., every third Tuesday, Haslet Public Library, 100 Gammill St. Join other book lovers to discuss what we've read over the past month and discover a new favorite read. Coffee and snacks will be provided. Contact 817-439-4278.

Ongoing - Haslet Yoga Tuesdays and Thursdays 7-8 p.m. at the Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. $5 per class, Please show up 15 minutes before class, bring your own mat. Please contact hasletparks@hotmail.com for more information.

Ongoing - Haslet Senior Center luncheon, 11 a.m., Thursdays, Haslet Community Center, 105 Main St. $4 or bring a covered dish.

Ongoing - Lego Club, Haslet Public Library, 100 Gammil St., meets on fourth Tuesday of each month from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Contact 817-439-4278.

Roanoke

Ongoing - September - Roanoke Farmers Market, Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St. Contact Kraig Copp, 940-391-3360.

Ongoing - Inklings, relaxed writing group for ages 18 and up. All writers are welcome, published or unpublished. Meets each Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at the Roanoke Public Library, 308 S. Walnut. For information call 817-491-2691 or email sthompson@roanoketexas.com.

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 http://ronaoketexas.toastmastersclubs.org.

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.

Ongoing - Scribblers, a weekly creative writing group for ages 11-18, meets at Roanoke Public Library, 308 S. Walnut St., 6-8 p.m. Thursdays. Activities may include writing workshops, critique groups, creativity exercises, games, and more. Teens are encouraged to bring a pen and notebook, but supplies can be provided. Laptops and/or tablets are also permitted. Contact 817-491-2691.

Trophy Club

May 29, June 12, Oct. 2 - Movie Series in the Park: "The Hunger Games," 8 p.m., Trophy Club Park, 2885 Trophy Park Dr. The June 12 movie is "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," and the Oct. 2 movie is "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay." Contact 682-831-4600.

May 30 - AARP Driving Course, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Trophy Club Fire Department, 295 Trophy Club Dr. Want a discount on your car insurance? AARP is rolling out its new and improved driver’s safety course. This four-hour course is packed with useful information that you can put into practice immediately. Cost: $17.95 for AARP members and $21.95 for non-members. Contact 682-831-4600.

May 30 - TC Travelers: DFW Women's Expo, 9:30 a.m.–3 p.m., chartered bus departs First United Methodist Church, 101 Trophy Club Dr. Cost: $35. Spend a relaxing day being pampered with spa treatments, massages and retail therapy. The fee includes bus transportation and admission; lunch is available for purchase at the expo. Contact 682-831-4600.

Ongoing - Sept. 7 - Community Pool Season, Community Pool and Splash Pad, 500 Parkview Dr. Northwest ISD has scheduled Monday, May 25 (Memorial Day) as an inclement weather make-up day, and the Competition and Kiddie Pools will be closed that day. The Splash Pad will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The pool will be open May 23-24, May 30-31, and September 5-7, and then open daily starting Saturday, June 6. The last day of the regular season is August 23. Hours of operation: Mon/Wed/Thur 11 a.m.-7 p.m. (splash pad opens at 10 a.m.) Closed every Tuesday. Fri-Sun 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Contact 682-831-4600.

Ongoing - Nov. 7 - Hike With a Master Naturalist, 9-11 a.m., first Saturday of each month, Trophy Club Park, 2885 Trophy Park Dr., Front Entry Gate. Contact 682-831-4600.

Ongoing - Beach Cleanup at Trophy Club Park, 8 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month. If you would like to join and have three hours to contribute, meet at the guard shack. Water will be provided. Dress appropriately. For more information, email gateattendant@trophyclubpark.com.

Westlake

May 30 - Westlake Academy Students Fine Arts Showcase, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Westlake Academy Gymnasium and Multi-Purpose Building-best accessed through the center drive and parking is adjacent to each building, both upper and lower levels, 2600 JT Ottinger Rd. There will be 2D and 3D artworks displayed, digital works on the TV, poetry readings, small performances, cake and punch, etc. All WA families and the entire Westlake community are invited to come and go as you please. This is an all-school event and students in grades K-12 will be involved. Contact 817-490-5757

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.

Northwest ISD

May 29 - Night of No Limits, 6-8 p.m., Byron Nelson High School, 2775 Bobcat Blvd., Trophy Club. Kindergarten through high school students will practice their 21st Century presentation skills in live presentations. Student-directed, collaborative work will be displayed in the gallery. Families will engage in hands-on, interactive exhibits from the Perot Museum. Meteorologist, Jeff Jamison, will also showcase the Mobile 11 Storm Chasing vehicle. Students and teachers from our NISD Academies and other exciting classes will showcase their learning through interactive exhibits and classroom visits. Contact 817-698-5600.

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