Mansfield Living

Community Calendar

October 9 Parent/Teacher conferences

Students in the Mansfield school district will not have class today so that teachers can hold parent/teacher conferences.

Health & Wellness Expo

Get health screenings, check out exhibitor booths and see class demonstrations from 9-11 a.m. at the Mansfield Activities Center, 106 S. Wisteria. Flu shots will be available. 817-453-5420

Live music

Hear Mansfield’s favorite duo Scott & Steve starting at 6 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

October 10 Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmer’s Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St. Produce, honey, crafts and plants will be offered. Admission is free.

Dance music

Put on your cowboy boots and head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Benji Allen Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. 817-800-4585; www.westernkountryklub.com

October 12 City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call 817-276-4200.

October 13 Cub Scout carnival and rally

Wear your favorite costume, play some games and find out about Cub Scouts from 7-8 p.m. at Eden Road Community Church, 7000 Matlock Road. For more info, go to pack52arman.scoutlander.com or contact Allison at 214-455-5736 or alibbythesing@gmail.com.

October 15 Candidate forum

Come meet the candidates for Mansfield school board at 7:30 p.m. during a forum in the Great Room at the MISD Administration Building, 605 E. Broad St. Open to the public.

October 17 Dance music

Put on your cowboy boots and head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the New West Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. 817-800-4585; www.westernkountryklub.com

Pet therapy

Find out about Paws with Partners from 10-11 a.m. at The Pavilion at Creekwood, 2100 Cannon Drive. Meeting is for humans only. For more information, go to pawswithpartners@yahoo.com.

October 20 Girl Scouts

Volunteers and interested parents are invited to a Girl Scout information meeting from 7-8 p.m. at Willie E Brown Elementary School, 1860 Cannon Drive. Contact Brandy Arntz, 682-422-9211, girlscoutsMISD@gmail.com

October 24 Night on the Town

Bring the whole family to A Night on the Town for haunted train rides, ghouly games, Ghost & Goblin Glow Fun Run and screening of “E.T.” from 6-10 p.m. Katherine Rose Memorial Park, 303 N. Walnut Creek Drive. Free.

October 26 City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call 817-276-4200.

October 27 School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

October 30 Boo Bash

Bring the kids to the Boo Bash from 6-8 p.m. at the Mansfield Activities Center, 106 S. Wisteria St. Play carnival games, make crafts, have snacks and s’mores, go for a hayride and try the bake walk. Admission is $7 for ages 2-11; $3 for age 12-up in advance; $10 on the day of event. Everyone must be registered, including adults. Sign up at www.mansfieldparks.com.

October 31 Halloween

November 1 Daylight Saving Time ends

Turn your clocks back one hour.

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