Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday Notes

City Hours

The City will be closed on Thursday, November 25th and Friday November 26th in observance of Thanksgiving. All offices will reopen on Monday November 29that 8:00 a.m.  Thursday, November 25th is a holiday for the City’s solid waste and recycling collection service Duncan Disposal.  City of Southlake Thursday routes will be collected on Friday, November 26th and Friday routes will be collected on Saturday, November 27.   The Southlake Public Library will be closed on Saturday, November 27; it will reopen on Monday morning at 10:00 a.m.  Emergency services are not affected by the City holiday.

Black Friday Hours

All you holiday shoppers.  Are you wondering when your favorite store will open on Friday morning?  Go to www.VisitSouthlakeTexas.com and click here.  Some stores will be open at 4:00 a.m. so you better set your alarm!

S.O.A.R. This Friday!

Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve invites you to S.O.A.R this holiday weekend, as they welcome Doris Mager, founder of Save Our American Raptors, Inc on Friday, November 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Doris travels the country with her birds, including a great horned owl, an American kestrel, a screech owl, and a caracara to display their beauty and emphasize the important of protecting them. Her program will include insights on her work and travels, as well as the opportunity to see the birds up close.

Limited seating remains for the event, which costs $5 for the public, and is free to Bob Jones Nature Center members. Admission includes a continental breakfast at 9:30 am, with the program beginning at 10:00 a.m. Call 817-939-1110 or e-mail bobjonesnaturecenter@hotmail.comto reserve your space today.

DFW Connector Update

Finally, there will be no DFW Connector lane closures over the Thanksgiving weekend. For more information about closures and lane changes starting Monday, November 29th, please go to www.DFWConnector.com 

The City of Southlake hopes you will have a fun and safe holiday weekend.