Beat the odds, catch a film outdoors and 4 other things to do in Grapevine, Colleyville this weekend, Aug. 25-27

Enjoy coffee with Colleyville's first responders Friday morning at Market Street.

Enjoy coffee with Colleyville's first responders Friday morning at Market Street.

Deciding how to spend your weekend? Keep an eye out for these events in Grapevine and Colleyville Aug. 25-27.

AUG. 25


1. Share coffee with Colleyville’s first responders
Colleyville residents can meet the men and women who work to keep the city safe over a cup of coffee. Residents and responders can discuss safety concerns and general public safety knowledge in this casual setting.

Free. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Market Street, 5605 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville. 817-503-1000. https://www.colleyville.com/events/general/coffee-with-first-responders.html

AUG. 25


2. Grapevine Chamber of Commerce to host Casino Night
The Grapevine Chamber of Commerce will host its fourth annual Casino Night, presented by the Past Chairman’s Advisory Council. The Chamber heralds this event as its biggest party of the year. The night will feature poker, roulette, three card poker, blackjack, craps and bingo, as well as a food and cash bar. Dress is casual. Guests can win prizes valued at $250 or more.

Tickets are $50. 7-11 p.m. 2009 Anderson Gibson Road, Grapevine. 817-481-1522. https://business.grapevinechamber.org/events/details/4th-annual-grapevine-casino-night-178119

AUG. 25


3. 'Hook' to be final film shown at Fourth Friday Film Series
The Grapevine Parks & Rec Department will host its final Fourth Friday Film Series showing at the park at The REC. The film series will show the movie “Hook” on its outdoor projector. Guests should bring picnic blankets, snacks and lawn chairs. All ages are welcome.

Free. 8-10:30 p.m. 1175 Municipal Way, Grapevine. 817-410-3398. http://www.ilovegrapevinetexas.com/event/3rd-annual-fourth-friday-film-serieshook/

AUG. 26


4. Nash Farm Workshop to present soap making
The Nash Farm team will walk participants through the basics of making soap. Each guest will receive a fresh bar of soap.

Cost is $35. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nash Farm, 626 Ball St., Grapevine. 817-410-3185. https://www.grapevinetexasusa.com/event/nash-farm-workshop-soap-making/20151/

AUG. 26


5. Learn life-saving skills with CPR training
Baylor Emergency Medical Center at Colleyville will host two free CPR classes in the hospital conference room, presented by the DFW EMS team. Reservations are not required but are encouraged to reserve spots.

Free. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 500 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville. 214-294-6350. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-cpr-class-hosted-by-baylor-emergency-medical-center-at-colleyville-tickets-36754113543?aff=es2

AUG. 26-17


6. Collectible and antique glass on display
Looking Glass Productions will host a glass show and sale featuring antique and collectible American glassware. Glasses will include depression glass and art glass, as well as china, pottery and kitchen collectibles. There will be hourly door prizes as well as a grand prize to be drawn at the end of the show. Individuals do not need to be present to win.

Cost is $6. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat., Aug. 26.; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun., Aug. 27. 1209 S. Main St., Grapevine. 972-672-6213. http://www.meyershows.com/metroplexaugust.php
By Miranda Jaimes
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the Frisco and McKinney editions.


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