Northeast Tarrant

Colleyville, Grapevine, Southlake calendar


Nov. 18


The 3rd Wednesday Breakfast- in-a-Bag at Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. An assortment of omelets with all the add-ins, all prepared in a bag. Contact 817-503-1195. Wednesday,

9:30 a.m.

Nov. 18

You Can Oil Paint

Learn basic color mixing, brushstrokes, and perspective at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. All supplies are provided. $20 supply fee required. Contact 817-503-1195. Wednesday,

9 a.m.

Nov 19

Ribbon Cutting

Jersey’s Mike’s Sub, 4712 Colleyville Blvd., Ste. 130. Hosted by Colleyville Area Chamber of Commerce. Contact 682-325-4347. Thursday, 5 p.m.

Nov. 19

Evening with Author Mark Fadden

Author Mark Fadden will be at the Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St., 2nd floor, telling tells stories from his latest book, Images of America: Colleyville. Event is hosted by Friends of the Colleyville Public Library. For more information call 817-503-1150. Thursday,

6:30 p.m.

Meals on Wheels

The 3rd Friday Metroport Meals on Wheels at the Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. Coffee treats and games in the morning, with lunch at noon followed by Bingo. Lunch is $4 or bring a dessert or salad to share. Those 90 and older eat free. No reservations required. Contact 817-503-1195. Friday,

10 a.m.


Nov. 18

Newcomers Coffee Break

The Grapevine Newcomers Coffee Break, a Social club for women, newcomers and long-term residents in Grapevine, Southlake, Keller, Colleyville and surrounding areas. Meeting will take place at Central Market, 1425 E. Southlake Blvd. For information contact Linda Springer at 817-706-4934 or visit Wednesday,

9:30 a.m.

Nov. 21

Scribble Cake Challenge

A Scribble Cake Challenge for Tweens and Teens will take place at the Grapevine Public Library Program Room, 1201 Municipal Way. Presented by DFW Scribble Cakes, the event gives teens and tweens a chance to participate in a cake challenge while decorating cakes. Register at under Program Registration. Contact 817-410-3405 or Saturday, 2-3 p.m.

Nov. 23

Carol of Lights

Official launch of the holiday season in Grapevine, Christmas Capital of Texas at Town Square Gazebo, 325 S. Main St. Join in the Christmas caroling as the mayor flips the switch to illuminate the community tree and historic downtown. No tickets required. Contact 817-410-3398. Monday,

5-8 p.m.

Nov. 23

Imagination Town

Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Come-and-go program for all ages of preschoolers, with pop-up tens and prop to create the town while children create the story. Free. Contact 817-410-3405 or Monday, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Nov. 24

Grapevine Newcomers Canasta

Red Robin Restaurant, 1701 William D. Tate Ave. Social club for women, newcomers and long-term residents in Grapevine, Southlake, Keller, Colleyville and surrounding areas. Contact Linda Springer at 817-706-4934 or visit Tuesday, 10 a.m.


Nov. 19

Movie: Where Hope Grows

Southlake Senior Activity Center, 307 Parkwood Dr. A former pro baseball player whose panic attacks at the plate forced an early retirement struggles to raise his teenage daughter and handle life until he becomes friends with a young man with Down’s syndrome. Free. Contact 817-748-8315. Thursday, 10 p.m.

Nov. 20

Chamber Book Club

Southlake Public Library, 1400 Main St., Ste. 130. Southlake Chamber of Commerce hosts a monthly book club for area professionals. Open to new members. Free. Contact 817-748-8243 or Friday, 9-10 a.m.

Nov. 20

Watermere Book Review

Watermere Southlake Clubhouse, 251 Watermere Dr. Librarian-led book review for residents of Watermere. Register with the Watermere Clubhouse Book Review Club in Book Movement to see upcoming books, share recommendations or connect with the presenter. Contact 817-748-8243 or Friday, 11 a.m.-noon.

Nov. 21

Home for the Holidays Tree Lighting

Rustin/Family Park, 1400 E. Southlake Blvd. Annual tree lighting celebration with complimentary photos with Santa, Snow hill and snowman building, ornament and cookie decorating, activities and crafts, letters to Santa, live entertainment, holiday refreshments, carriage rides and more. Free. Contact 817-748-8019 or Saturday, 4:30-8:30 p.m.

Nov. 21-Dec. 23

Christmas is for Children toy and food drive

Southlake fire and police departments collect donations to provide holiday memories for children and families who would not otherwise be able to celebrate the holidays. Bring a new unwrapped toy or clothing item for any age group from infant to teen, boy or girl and/or non-perishable food items to any fire or police station in Southlake. Donations at the North DPS station must be dropped off between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Items can be dropped off at all other stations any time. Contact 817-748-8106 or 817-748-8114.

Nov. 21

American Heart Association CPR/AED class

600 State St. Comes with a certification that is valid for two years from month of issuance. Register by contacting Renni Burt at 817-748-8349 or at Free. Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon.

Nov. 23

Chickasaw Thanksgiving

Southlake Public Library, 1400 Main St. Best for ages 4 and up. Native American storyteller Amy Bruton Bluemel shares history, folklore and artifacts for a Chickasaw Thanksgiving. Free. Contact 817-748-8243 or Monday, 11 a.m.-noon.

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