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Summer Santa, an all-volunteer charity celebrates 18 years of making children smile in Northeast Tarrant with its summer programs for at risk children. The success story of Summer Santa can be attributed to many hardworking volunteers and generous supporters, corporate and individual, that have helped raised $1,000,000 for over 40,000 children to smile Programs sponsored by Summer Santa are: camp scholarships/Wilson care unit field trips, sport scholarships, free physicals, new clothing for school, toys for birthdays books, and school supplies. The success story continues as Summer Santa presents the forth “Tribute to Love, Peace, & Music”/Woodstock Style event in honor of the children in Northeast Tarrant County.
Important SPARK Town Hall Meeting: Getting Your Kids through the Tough Years. SPARK will hold its This meeting is an adults only meeting and may just be the most important back to school meeting you attend this year. Join SPARK, Chief Mylett and school SRO’s on Monday, September 29, 2014 at Carroll High School (White Chapel Campus) from 7:30-9 p.m. The meeting will focus on how to know if drugs and alcohol are something you need to worry about and signs of depression and stress.
For more information, contact Laura Hill at 817-797-0782.
The award-winning Emerald Belle Drill Team will host its annual Junior Bell Dance Clinic for girls K-4th and Dance Workshop for grades 5th-8th. Both are set for Oct. 4 from 1- 4:30 p.m. at Carroll Senior High School, 1501 W.
Southlake Blvd. Check-in/registration will begin at 12:45 p.m. - enter the side doors off Peytonville.
Clinic participants will learn a dance to be performed between the Freshmen football games Oct. 16 at Dragon Stadium. Workshop participants will receive instruction from Director Melissa Page and Captain Addie Perkins in the areas of technique, choreography, and drill team fundamentals. Their original dance will be performed with the Emerald Belle Officers before the Varsity football game October 17, 2014.
Make plans to attend the Southlake community recreation center (CRC) groundbreaking event September 27, 2014 9:00am to noon, at its home in Bicentennial Park. The City invites the community to join the fun with tours, breakfast, lunch and entertainment.
To help attendees better envision the size and scope of the CRC, the 105,000 square foot building will be outlined in paint and interior spaces marked with display boards. City staff members will provide guided tours throughout the facility and answer questions.
The Southlake CRC is located at 315 North Shady Oaks Drive in the southwest corner of Bicentennial Park. For more information, visit www.SouthlakeCRC.com.
Seats are filling up fast and this is a celebration you won't want to miss, get your tickets today!
Join SNAP and guests on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at the Hilton Southlake Town Square for Boots & Bling Casino Night benefiting North Texas SNAP. Funds raised at the event will support North Texas SNAP programs and create a network of support, independence, choice and personal success.
The evening will begin at 5:30pm with cocktails and an opportunity to browse through an array of themed wishbowl packages followed by a wonderful dinner, dessert bar with a variety of tasty treats, gaming tables for those who want to try their luck and the musical styling's of Angel @ Stage Productions to dance the night away.