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    Saturday Sep 23 - Sep 24 @ 6:00 AM
Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, Sky High, 5k and 1k
Plano Balloon Festival, Inc. – Get ready to ignite your flight at the 2017 Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, 5K Run/Walk or 1K Fun Run! Invite a friend to join you on this epic two day adventure. Your registration includes two tickets to the festival, plus your race bib (which acts as a ticket and parking pass on race day) and commemorative race shirt (or cape for our 1K youth participants), hot breakfast to refuel and an amazing 6th anniversary finisher medal!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 7:00 AM
Cops on Top of Dunkin Donuts
Special Olympics Texas - Greater Fort Worth Area – Mark your calendars...save the date We're headed to Dunkin' Donuts across the Metroplex on Saturday, September 23, for Cops on Top of Dunkin Donuts! Stop by and say hi to our Law Enforcement Torch Run friends and get a free donut when you make a donation!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 7:00 AM
5K & 1 Miles Fun Run/Walk
Holy Spirit Catholic Church – DEADLINE to register is September 17th!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 7:30 AM
2017 H & H Project Day
Hearts and Hammers Dallas – Project Day - paint, plant, clean up. Finish your Project.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 7:30 AM
Tryouts and Expanded times for tournament players 10-13
ACE Volleyball - Arlington, Texas – Junior High Players Playing Tournaments this weekend. *If you are playing in your Junior High school volleyball tournament this weekend, don’t worry. ACE has expanded our tryout times for Saturday’s second session. Spots will be held open at all levels to accommodate those playing and unable to make tryouts. We understand the busy day in store for you and are here to help. After looking at all the tournament schedules for this weekend 90% of the players will be able to attend all or part our second session from 3:30-6:30pm on Saturday. Good Luck this weekend and see you at ACE. As always we will have a court on Sunday at 2:00pm to look at anyone that missed tryouts or are still looking for a place to play. Tryout Time for September 23rd 10U-13U Session 1: 7:30am- 11:30am Session 2: 3:30pm-6:30pm Thank You ACE Nation Staff
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
Regional Tournament
Strickland's Martial Arts – Exciting tournament competition open to all belt levels Tiny Tigers through 4th degree black belt including weapoms and board breaking competition.!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
La Generacion Sandwich
La Grande 107.5 – Generacion Sandwich - Personas entre los 40 y 59 años de edad que viven bajo el mismo techo con, por lo menos, un padre anciano y un hijo mayor de 18 años, brindándoles apoyo económico y cuidado físico y emocional.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
TX DFW Chapter HOW Frito Lay Outing Sept. 23, 2017
Heroes On The Water - DFW Chapter – DFW Chapter - Heroes On The Water - Frito Lay Outing 9-23-2017 ******Must be registered for this event:****** Go To: DFWChapter@heroesonthewater.org. *****DO NOT Register On FACEBOOK**** If you are a veteran or a volunteer and interested in attending the DFW Chapters Heroes On The Water - Events please send us an email with: 1) Your name 2) Phone number 3) Email address Your name will be added to our veterans and volunteers invitation rooster! ******Must Be Registered To Attend.****** Must Be Registered To Attend. Date & Time: Sept 23rd. 2017 Volunteers - 7:00 AM Veterans & Guests - 8:00 AM
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
2017 AMMA Fall Tournament
AMMA American Masters Martial Arts – Save $10 if you register by September 10th. Tournament Events will include; Forms, Continuous Sparring, Chanbara, Weapons and Itty Bitty Tigers. Spectator Fees are $5 Adults, $2 Kids (5-12), $10 Family.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
Do No Harm Conference: Preparing for the End of Life
Respect Life Office of the Diocese of Fort Worth – This conference will address complex end-of-life issues. Experts from multiple fields will examine the medical, legal and ethical aspects of advising, treating, and counseling persons preparing for the end of life and their family members. Featured speakers include: > Fr. Tad Pacholczyk, PhD, National Catholic Center of Bioethics > Catherine Nolan, Phd, University of Dallas > Greg Schleppenbach, U.S. Bishops' Pro-Life Secretariat > Sr. Suzanne Gross, F.S.E., Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care > Roy Heyne, MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center > Ellen Dorn, Esq., National Catholic Bar Association All attendees will gain a deeper understanding of ethical care and services in these circumstances, how best to protect the patient / client's rights and address family concerns, and the tools and resources to navigate difficult medical and legal decisions at the end of life. Applications for continuing education credits are pending (CME, CLE, CNE, CEU) For more information and registration, visit www.donoharmconference.org.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
Monarch Waystation Preparation & Planting Event
City of The Colony - Texas Government – As part of Mayor Joe McCourry's Monarch Pledge to help make the city a friendly place for monarch butterflies and other pollinators, the Keep The Colony Beautiful Board invites residents to help prepare and plant three waystations for monarch butterflies along The Tribute Shoreline Trail. The event is scheduled for 8 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 23. Volunteers will meet at the trail head at the intersection of Millbank and Adelaide in The Tribute. Participants are encouraged to bring a rake and work gloves but all other materials will be provided, including light refreshments. Click the following event notice to register or call 972-624-3151 for more information. The Mayors' Monarch Pledge is a program of the National Wildlife Federation. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ktcb-monarch-waystation-preparation-planting-event-tickets-37818673671 http://thecolonytx.gov/Boards/KTCB/KTCB.html http://www.nwf.org/Garden-For-Wildlife/About/National-Initiatives/Mayors-Monarch-Pledge.aspx
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
VTSeva Dallas Harvey Relief Benefit Volleyball Tournament
VTSWORLD – VT Seva Dallas organizing Hurricane Harvey Relief Benefit Volleyball Tournament
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:30 AM
HRC DFW Federal Club Fall Luncheon
HRC DFW Federal Club – Mark your calendars for our Fall Luncheon on September 23rd! Come together with us as we work towards full equality and show our continued support for the Human Rights Campaign. We'll be welcoming guest speaker Amy Klobuchar, US Senator of Minnesota. Amy will speak on the importance of engaging and educating LGBT Allies to help make our goals of true equality a reality. Join us at the Tower Club for a talk and program you won't want to miss. Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 10:30am Coffee & Mimosas 11:00am Lunch & Program The Tower Club | Thanksgiving Tower 1601 Elm Street 48th Floor Dallas, Texas 75201 The dress code for this luncheon is “Business Casual” Self parking @ Thanksgiving Tower Garage RSVP required | Seating Limited | Ticket sales end Thur. Sept. 21 Tickets Prices: Federal Club Members • Gratis Federal Club Members Guests • $35 Unaccompanied Guests • $50 advance / $55 door Steering Committee Members • $35 To Purchase Visit: https://fallfcluncheon2017.eventbrite.com/
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:30 AM
Women's Monthly Road Ride
Richardson Bike Mart – Join the women of Richardson Bike Mart at our Dallas location for a monthly women's road ride. This is a great opportunity to ride in a friendly atmosphere and meet new friends! Pre-ride meeting at 8:15 am Wheels ROLL at 8:30 am Mileage options: These will be NO-DROP RIDES (the group will stay together, and nobody will be left behind). -20 mile 12-14 mph average with a coffee/snack stop.. -30 mile 14-15 mph average with a coffee/snack stop at Method Coffee. What to bring: a breakfast prepped tummy bicycle helmet (required) closed toe shoes water and nutrition personal ID sunglasses flat repair kit money for snacks/brunch Please park in the lot across the street (Oldgate Ln.) from the shop. Weather - check back here or on our website to stay up to date on the event. If the temperature is under 45 degrees, the 20 mile ride will be cancelled. If it is raining at ride time, all rides will be cancelled. If it's been a while since your last ride, or if you have any questions about the state of your bike, we strongly suggest you bring your bike to any of our service departments for a free safety check prior to the day of the ride. Disclaimer - each rider is responsible for her own safety on any rides leaving any of the Richardson Bike Mart locations. Richardson Bike Mart assumes no responsibility for accidents that could happen. PLEASE PICK THE APPROPRIATE RIDE FOR YOUR SKILL LEVEL! Have any questions? Post up here!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 9:00 AM
Opening Day of Autumn at the Arboretum
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden – Autumn at the Arboretum is open September 23 - November 22. Presented by Rogers-O'Brien Construction, Autumn at the Arboretum features the theme of "The Wonderful World of Oz" this year. For the 12th year, Autumn at the Arboretum includes the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village featuring pumpkin houses and creative displays utilizing more than 90,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash along with hay bales and cornstalks. Themed “Pumpkins, Squash and Gourds, Oh My!”, Pumpkin Village takes each visitor on a trip highlighting the beloved book, the Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Guests travel through Pumpkin Village on an actual yellow-brick road, spiraling through Pecan Grove with stops at each major occurrence in the story of Dorothy and her adventures in the “Land of Oz”--reimagined with pumpkins, squashes and gourds. Vignettes include “Auntie Em’s house,” the “Scarecrow’s Garden,” the “Enchanted Forest” with the “Tin Man” and “Cowardly Lion,” “Munchkinland,” “Emerald City” showcasing the carriage pulled by “A Horse of A Different Color,” and the “Wicked Witch’s Castle” including the Hay Bale Maze mimicking the castle walls. “Munchkinland” is also the home of the Tom Thumb Pumpkin Patch offering pumpkins for purchase and activities for the kids. Photo-opportunities abound throughout the pumpkin-laden Oz themed village. Join us for opening weekend on September 23 and 24, or visit dallasarboretum.org/autumn to see the full list of events and activities, including live music every weekend, Mommy & Me Mondays and Tiny Tot Tuesdays with face painting, a petting zoo and music for kids Mon & Tues from 10am-2pm, and tons more.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 9:00 AM
Ready to Run Campaign Training: North Texas
Annie's List – Annie’s List Ready to Run Campaign Training prepares progressive women to run for state or local office. Whether you are running for school board, city, county or statewide office, this full-day, in-depth workshop teaches you the building blocks of a campaign. *H-Bldg, Spindletop Room H-126*
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 9:00 AM
Yoga Digest Fest
Carrollton, Texas - Where Connections Happen – This free, family-friendly yoga event is hosted by Yoga Digest and sponsored by The City of Carrollton. The first ever Yoga Digest Fest will include a variety of yoga classes and offerings including Crystal Bowl meditation, an all levels yoga class, Doga, Acro Yoga, Ayurveda, Aerial Yoga, Essential oils class and more! Plus a Vendor Village with plenty of sips and eats, shopping, sampling and activities from Henna tattoos, chair massage, arts and crafts, live music and more. Come out and celebrate community, make new friends and share in spreading the mindful and healthy life style with the entire family. We will be taking donations for our local and global beneficiaries: The One Love Movement and Music Is Our Weapon.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 - Sep 24 @ 9:00 AM
Market Hall Show
Dallas Arms Collectors Association, Inc – The Dallas Arms Collectors Association presents the Dallas Market Hall Gun Show… the LARGEST show in Texas with over 1,500 tables spanning 4.5 acres! Sept. 23 9:00am - 5:00pm Sept. 24 9:00am - 4:00pm *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** TWO WAYS TO GET FREE ADMISSION: 1. Donate Blood at the Carter Donation Bus in parking lot. 2. Join the NRA (at the show) with a NEW MEMBERSHIP. *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 1 Day Pass - $10.00 2 Day Pass - $15.00 Kids 12 and under - FREE! Take a photo with the Dallas SWAT Vehicle and make sure to say hello to the KLUV team on Sunday! - Enjoy complimentary, on-site Texas Hunter Education Certification brought to you by Dallas Arms Collectors Association, a 501c3 non-profit. - Check out Rebekah Black from 98.7 KLUV on-site on Sunday, September 24th from 1-3pm with prize giveaways and great music! Dallas Arms Collectors Association is a non-profit dedicated to the encouragement, education and protection of the collecting of arms of all types.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 9:00 AM
The Marketplace Mesquite
The Marketplace DFW – A farmers & artisan market featuring locally grown, sourced, and handmade goods, such as produce, baked goods, handmade crafts, decor, canned goods, glorious seasonal items and so much more!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 - Oct 31 @ 9:00 AM
The Woods UMC Pumpkin Patch
The Woods United Methodist Church – Come join us for our Annual Pumpkin Patch. Hours are Monday-Saturday 11am-7pm and Sundays 12pm-7pm.