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Colleyville, Grapevine and Soutlake community calendar

Colleyville

Aug. 10

Mid-morning Matinee

U.S. Memory Care-Colleyville offers a free movie screening in its private theater, with transportation provided from Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd. For information call 817-503-1195.

Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 11

Books-N-Brunch

Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St., hosts the Books-N-Brunch Book Club, for ages 18 and up, focusing on new and classic fiction titles. Snacks and a limited number of books provided. For information call Kara Teeter at 817-503-1155 or email reference@colleyville.com. Thursday, 11 a.m.

Aug. 12

Tea with Rose-Mary Rumbley

Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St., hosts afternoon tea with actress/historian Rose-Mary Rumbley telling “The Story of Hollywood.” For ages 18 and up; space is limited and registration is required. For information call Kara Teeter at 817-503-1155 or email reference@colleyville.com.

Friday, noon.

Aug. 12

Lunch & Learn

Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts Friday Lunch & Learn, with a free meal followed by an educational program from a local organization. Registration is required. For information call 817-503-1195.

Friday, 11:30 a.m.

Aug. 16

Jam Session

Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts a jam session will all instruments and all experience levels welcome. For information call 817-503-1195. Tuesday, 10 a.m.

Aug. 18

Late Edition Book Club

Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main St., hosts Late Editions Book Club, for working adults and night owls ages 18 and up. No registration required. For information call Kara Teeter at 817-503-1155 or email reference@colleyville.com.

Thursday, 7 p.m.

Aug. 18

Sound of Music

Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts a trip to Bass Hall in Fort Worth to see The Sound of Music, directed by award-winning director Jack O’Brien, For information call 817-503-1195.

Thursday, 12:15 p.m.

Grapevine

Aug. 10

Perot Tech Truck

Perot Museum’s Tech Truck comes to the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, to present a program on sound waves for ages 5 and up. For information call 817-410-3405 or email children@grapevinetexas.gov.

Wednesday, 2 p.m.

Aug. 13

Machine Knitters Guild

DFW Machine Knitters Guild meets for a program followed by a business meeting and show-and-tell, in the program room at Grapevine Municipal Library, 1201 Municipal Way. Free. For information call 817-410-3404 or email reference@grapevinetexas.org.

Saturday, 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 13

Ukulele History, Music

Richard Muir of the Kanikapila Island Strummers presents a program on the history, culture and music of the ukulele, including instruction on basic chords and practice techniques, followed by a performance of popular and traditional Hawaiian music. For information call 817-410-3404 or email reference@grapevinetexas.gov.

Saturday, 2 p.m.

Aug. 18

Kepler Space Station

Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, presents Family Night featuring a program “All About the Kepler Space Station Mission,” for ages 7 and up. Free. For information call 817-410-3405 or email children@grapevinetexas.org. Thursday, 7 p.m.

Aug. 19

Frugal Farm Wife

Nash Farm, 626 Ball St., presents “Frugal Farm Wife,” a program on the domestic duties of a 19th century farm family, giving guests the chance to see costumed interpreters performing seasonal chores using the tools and techniques of the period. Registration is required but walk-in registration is encouraged. Admission is $3 per person. For information call 817-410-3185.

Friday, 10 a.m.-noon.

Aug. 21

Quilt Chat

Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, hosts Quilt Chat, with a variety of topics for quilters from beginners to advanced. For information call 817-410-3404 or email reference@grapevinetexas.org.

Sunday, 2 p.m.

Tuesday, 6 p.m.

Southlake

Aug. 11

Just Kidding!

Southlake Public Library, 1400 Main St., 3rd Floor, hosts “Just Kidding!,” an improvisational comedy show inspired and built by kids. Free. For information call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Thursday, 11 a.m.

Aug. 12

Ice Cream Blast

Southlake Public Library, 1400 Main St., Ste. 130, hosts an Ice Cream Blast for kids 12 and under turning in their final summer reading minutes. Free while supplies last. For information call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Friday, noon-2 p.m. and 4-6 p.m.

Aug. 15

Aviation Panel Discussion

A second panel discussion exploring the impact of D/FW International Airport on the city of Southlake, its businesses and residents, moderated by airport executive and former Southlake mayor John Terrell, will be held at Southlake Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8400.

Monday, 6:30 p.m.

Aug. 16

Tax Rate Hearing

Southlake City Council meets for work session and regular session, and will hold the first of two public hearings on a proposal to increase total tax revenues from properties on the tax roll the preceding year by 1.11 percent. The hearing will be held between the work session and the regular session, all in the Council Chambers at Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8015.

Tuesday, work session at 5:30 p.m. followed by the tax rate hearing then regular session.

Aug. 19

CoC Book Club

Southlake Chamber of Commerce Book Club meets at the Southlake Public Library, 1400 Main St., 3rd floor. The program is free and open to visitors. New members are welcome. For information call 817-748-8243 or email southlakelibrary@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Friday, 9 a.m.

To submit items for the calendar email: amurray@kellercitizen.com. Deadline is at noon on Wednesday. Please include date, time, location of the event and include the contact person.

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