Tuesday, December 1, 2020

The City of Southlake's Country Music in the Square – Event Details for April 18, 2015

The City of Southlake will host Country Music in the Square, a FREE event presented by Complete Care Southlake, on Saturday, April 18, 2015. The event will start at 3:00 PM and run into the evening, ending at approximately 11:00 PM.  The fun, music-filled event will provide an evening of live entertainment, emceed by 95.9 The Ranch’s Justin Frazell, headlined by country music artist Brandon Rhyder, and will feature local and regional performances by Bleu Edmondson, Matt Stillwell and Empty Pockets.

Attendees will be able to purchase food from Feed Store BBQ, Fletcher Corney Dogs & Funnel Cakes, and Nothing Bundt Cakes.  Those over the age of 21 will be able to choose from a variety of Andrews Distributing Company of North Texas brands for purchase like Coors Light, Miller Lite, Shiner, Dos XX, Rahr Pride of Texas and Pedernales Robert Earl Keen as well as a selection of red and white wines. There will also be a few of Red Bull’s newest flavors available along with soft drinks and water for sale.  Attendees will also be able to participate in a variety of activities made possible by event sponsors – a mechanical bull compliments of Dave and Buster’s and an interactive golf experience provided by Top Golf The Colony.

For more details on this event, visit www.CountryMusicInTheSquare.com.

 Country Music in the Square

 

 

 

 

Help Keep Southlake Beautiful at the annual Great American Cleanup – Saturday, April 11, 2015

Volunteers keeping Southlake Green at previous Great American Cleanup Events.

Volunteers keeping Southlake Beautiful at previous Great American Cleanup Events.

The City of Southlake will be hosting their annual Great American Cleanup workday [a local extension of Keep America Beautiful’s nationwide Great American Cleanup initiative] on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Liberty Gardens in Bicentennial Park.

The City is looking for volunteers to be a part of this community event and help cleanup the Liberty Garden to get it ready for the summer.  All individuals, families, groups, organizations and businesses are welcome to participate. Check-in begins at 8:30 AM and the cleanup will be held from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  All cleanup supplies will be provided and lunch will also be provided for volunteers at 11:30 AM.

The Great American Cleanup is one of the nation’s largest community improvement initiatives, millions of volunteers come together annually for this event to cleanup and beautify their communities.

If you would like to volunteer, please Cassie Tucker at ctucker@ci.southlake.tx.us or call 817-748-8036. Volunteer registration closes on Friday, April 10, 2015.

City of Southlake will hold Country Music in the Square Event – April 18, 2015

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Academy of Country Music Awards coming to Arlington, TX this spring, the City of Southlake will host Country Music in the Square on April, 18. The event will begin at 3:00 PM and run into the evening, ending at approximately 11:00 PM.

The fun, music-filled event will provide an evening of live entertainment, headlined by country music artist Brandon Rhyder, and feature local and regional performances by Bleu Edmonson, Matt Stillwell and Empty Pockets.  Attendees will also enjoy festival style culinary delights, beer, wine and other exciting activities!

For sponsorship opportunities at this event, please contact sponsorships@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Country Music in the Square

Country Music in the Square will feature live entertainment by local and regional country music artists.

 

Eubanks Teacher Receives History Award

EIS_Hunt (2)Eubanks Intermediate School’s Janay Hunt was selected as Outstanding American History Teacher Representative by the Capt. Molly Corbin chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She placed second in the state contest.

EIS_Hunt (25)On Friday, Jan. 16, Mrs. Hunt was surprised with the recognition during the EIS annual Colonial Day celebration. Hunt was dressed in colonial attire along with members of the Capt. Molly Corbin Chapter who were there to assist with a presentation on the History of the American Flag.

EIS_Hunt (19)Jean de Schweinitz is the local chapter Historian that submitted Mrs. Hunt’s dossier. Hunt was selected from a pool of candidates from area public and private schools. EIS Principal Deena Steeber and CISD Superintendent also attended the event and were there as Hunt received her recognition.

Mrs. Hunt teaches GT Social Studies and fifth grade Social Studies. She has been a teacher for 19 years.

Texas has 197 DAR chapters.

Senior Activity Center Explores "American Brides: Inspiration & Ingenuity" Exhibit on Thursday, October 23rd

American BridesThe  “American Brides: Inspiration and Ingenuity” Exhibition is a collaboration between the Greater Denton Arts Council and the Texas Fashion Collection at the University of North Texas. It will feature more than forty wedding gowns, dresses, and ensembles that span from 1840 to the present. “American Brides: Inspiration and Ingenuity” emphasizes the importance of bridal traditions that were handed down from the 19th century to the present day, such as the white wedding gown that was made popular by Queen Victoria. Visitors will gain an appreciation for the beautiful details and handiwork in each gown represented in the exhibition.

The Southlake Senior Activity Center bus will depart from the Center on Thursday October 23, 2014 at 10:30 AM and will return back to the Center at 4:30 PM.  Please note that the arrival and return times are subject to change.

The registration fee for this trip is $5.00. Please bring money for lunch and other purchases. If you are interested in signing up for this exciting outing, you can register at the Southlake Senior Activity Center located at 307 Parkwood Drive, Southlake, TX 76092.  Please contact (817) 748-8315 if you would like more information.

Help Keep Southlake Beautiful at the annual Great American Cleanup- May 17, 2014

GACTexasLogoOn Saturday, May 17th, the City of Southlake will be hosting the annual Great American Cleanup workday, a local extension of Keep America Beautiful’s nationwide Great American Cleanup initiative. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Bob Jones Park Day Camp and the cleanup will be held from 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. All cleanup supplies will be provided. Lunch will be provided for volunteers at 12:00 p.m.

The City of Southlake is looking for volunteers to help clean up the trail system at the Bob Jones Nature Center & Preserve. All individuals, families, groups, organizations and businesses are welcome to participate. The Great American Cleanup is one of the nation’s largest community improvement initiatives. Millions of volunteers come together for this annual event to cleanup and beautify their communities.

If you would like to volunteer, please visit volunteersouthlake.com or call (817) 748-8035. Volunteer registration will close on Friday, May 9th.