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The following events are happening in and around Coppell during the month of September. If you are a non-profit organization and would like your event to appear in the monthly city event calendar, please email the Communications Department at email@example.com.
LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY TEENS
August 1 – September 15 | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Are you looking for a unique way to earn service hours and give back to your community? Coppell residents in high school are invited to apply for The League of Extraordinary Teens. This group will help plan select library programs. Applications are available at the front desk and online and will be accepted through September 15. Submit applications in person at the front desk or online to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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September 1 – 3 | Friday and Saturday 8:00 pm Sunday 2:30 pm | Theatre Coppell
This bittersweet comedy is a snapshot of the lives of three Texas girls. Joanne, Kathy, and Mary who are aggressively vivacious cheerleaders. Five years later in their college sorority house, they are confronting their futures with nervous jauntiness. As adults, they reunite briefly in New York. Time has changed their friendships, which once were as well coordinated as sweater sets. Old time banter rings false. Their attempts at honest conversation only show they can no longer afford to have very much in common.
Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm; Sundays at 2:30 pm. Reservations are available at TheatreCoppell.com or by calling 972-745-7719.
COPPELL WOMEN'S CLUB – GENERAL MEETING
September 6 | 9:30 – 11:00 am | North Lake College, Coppell Campus
The Coppell Women's Club starts the year with a tuneful treat presented by President Bethany Henze & an ensemble of selected singers from The Coppell Community Chorale. Guests are welcome; refreshments at 9:30 am. Program will begin at 10:00.
September 6 | 3:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Hangout at the library after school every Wednesday! Each week we will play, make, or watch something new! For kids in grades K-5.
SAHAJA YOGA MEDITATION
September 6 | 6:30 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Sahaja Yoga helps one experience a calm state and reap the benefits with these guided meditation sessions. All ages are welcome to attend.
September 7 | 7:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Who reads short shorts? We do! Join our newest adult reading club where we will read from a selection of short stories and then briefly discuss them. For adults 18 and older.
September is Healthy Aging Month! Dr. Michael Forster and Dr. Meharvan Singh will be discussing cognitive health and aging. Learn what steps you can take to help care for your brain. For adults 18 and older.
LARIETTE SPAGHETTI DINNER
September 8 | 5:00 – 7:00 pm | CHS Commons
28th Annual Spaghetti Dinner with Silent Auction and Raffle. Contact a Lariette to purchase your dinner and raffle tickets before the event. Dinner will be catered by Bistecca and the generosity of Chef Morris Salerno!
CYSA AT ANDY BROWN WEST GRAND OPENING AND RIBBON CUTTING
September 9 | 8:30 – 10:00 am | Andrew Brown Park West
Don't miss the grand opening of Andrew Brown Park West! The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will be at 9:00 AM.
Coppellians of all ages are invited to experience a morning of fun at the newly opened Andrew Brown Park West. Explore the new playground equipment, shoot some hoops, and enjoy the music, food trucks, and bounce house.
Stick around after the ribbon cutting to see Coppell Girls Softball and Coppell Youth Soccer playing their season opener games. We can't wait to share the park with you!
WE BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF G.I.R.L.
September 10 | 3:00 – 5:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
We believe there's no such thing as too much. We are everyday optimists. Adventure Seekers. Problem Solvers. We are G.I.R.L.s (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™ Contact us at (972) 349-2400 or email email@example.com.
COPPELL LIONS CLUB
September 11 | 6:45 pm | First United Methodist Church-Smart Hall (north entrance)
The Coppell Lions Club meets every 1st and 3rd Monday. Each meeting includes the discussion of current and planned activities, as well as frequent guest speakers that discuss issues in and around Coppell, North Texas and Texas as a whole.
Program: Meg Hinkley – Defense Presentation
September 11 | 7:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Join us for an evening of discussing books! In September we will discuss The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix. For adults 18 and older.
September 13 | 3:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
OPEN MIC NIGHT
September 13 | 7:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
All forms of expression welcome!* Sign up to reserve your performance spot today by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by the Information Desk. Bring your friends to perform or cheer you on! All ages welcome!
*Any performance must be appropriate for all ages.
METROCREST SERVICES – NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY
September 14 | 6:00 am - Midnight | Metrocrest Services
Get Up & Give on Thursday, September 14 to Metrocrest Services! North Texas Giving Day is a one-day online giving event that benefits over 2,500 nonprofits in North Texas.
Your gift to Metrocrest Services will enable families to put food on the table, provide rides and meals to seniors, and assist individuals during a financial crisis. This is your time to give and keep building a stronger community together!
Donate online at www.northtexasgivingday.org/npo/metrocrest-services.
INFORMATIONAL ASSISTANCE LEAGUE COPPELL COFFEE
September 14 | 10:00 am | 137 Natches Trace, Coppell, TX
Learn what Assistance League Coppell is all about, find your passion for giving back to our wonderful community and meet new friends.
METROCREST CROP HUNGER WALK
September 16 | 8:00 am | Mill Valley Fellowship
The 2017 CROP Hunger Walk will raise awareness and funds to fight hunger around the world and on a local level. A portion of the proceeds of the 2-mile walk will benefit the Metrocrest Services Food Pantry.
Together, we can help end hunger in our community and around the world! For more information visit www.metrocrestservices.org.
FCNP GUEST LECTURE – ANIMAL ADVENTURES
September 16 | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm | Biodiversity Education Center
Brought to the Biodiversity Education Center by the Dallas Zoo, this interactive program features animals from around the world. The Dallas Zoo is home to over 400 species and more than 2,000 animals. Family-oriented and designed to enhance school curriculum this program features six to eight educational animals including a variety of birds, mammals, and reptiles! Admission is free.
September 16 | 11:00 am – 1:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Students will be able to explore different aspects of art and creative writing during this fun session of exploration. In partnership with Root to Fruit. For kids in grades K-5.
SIMA BALLET FOLKLORICO
September 16 | 2:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a performance by Sima Ballet Folklorico. Enjoy the bright costumes and traditional Mexican music and dance. All ages welcome to attend.
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September 18 | 7:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Find your next read at our book club, where everyone shares some of their favorite books. For adults 18 and older.
September 20 | 3:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
September 20 | 6:30 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
TINY FOOD PARTY
September 21 | 6:30 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
What's better than regular sized sweets? Tiny treats to eat! We will make and eat miniature favorites. For teens in grades 6-12.
THE COPPELL REPUBLICAN CLUB
September 21 | 7:00 pm | Ole's Tex-Mex Restaurant
The program will be announced later on the club website: http://coppellrepublicanclub.org/index.php/meetings, and Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/48781926092
Everyone is welcome to attend.
September 22 | 6:00 pm | CHS
Get your Bingo and raffle tickets at the event or online. Cash prizes and tons of raffle prizes! Everyone is welcome for fun, food and BINGO!
September 23 | 1:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
If you are retired or planning on retirement, this session will provide information on available sources of income during retirement years. In partnership with Spectrum Financial Group. For adults 18 and older.
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY
September 25 | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Join the Friends of the Library to find ways to give back to your library and community! Go to coppellfriends.org for more details on how to become a member! For adults 18 and older.
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September 25 | 6:30 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
What is essential oil? Where do they come from? How can essential oils support over-all health and wellness? Who needs them? Can you be allergic to essential oils? Can children benefit from them? Are they safe to ingest? All oils are not created equal. All these questions and more are covered in this lecture on essential oils. In partnership with Young Living Essential Oils. For adults 18 and older.
TEEN CRAFT NIGHT
Not your grandmother's crafting group! We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity. Sign-up is required; please email email@example.com or call 972-304-3658. For teens in grades 6-12.
September 25 | 6:45 pm | First United Methodist Church-Smart Hall (north entrance)
Meetings are open to anyone that would like to attend. You can contact the club and arrange for a member to sponsor you into the meeting.
Program: Wipe Out Kids – Cancer Presentation
METROCREST SERVICES – COMPETITIVE EDGE: A PATH FOR JOB SEEKERS
September 25 - 28 | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm | Metrocrest Services
Metrocrest Services' Workforce Development team hosts Competitive Edge, a 3 ½ day free-event to help jobseekers improve job searching skills and financial awareness to unemployed or underemployed individuals by providing a better opportunity for successful employment – ending with an on-site Hiring Day by local employers.
For details, contact Clarice Mastin or Tanisha Williams at (972) 446-2100.
September 27 | 3:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
September 27 | 6:30 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
ASSISTANCE LEAGUE COPPELL GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
September 28 | 9:30 am | Valley Ranch Baptist Church
Social Time from 9:30 – 10:00 am, Meeting to start at 10:00 am. The meeting room is through the glass doors in the back of the church and turn right. Dutch Treat Lunch after the meeting, location to be announced.
COPPELL CULTURAL COMMITTEE
September 28 | 6:30 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
Our mission is to enhance awareness of the community's diversity through collaborative partnerships. The committee consists of city staff and community members interested in ways to promote cultural inclusivity and diverse programming for all members of the Coppell community. We are always looking for individuals interested in sharing their ideas!
September 30 | 2:00 pm | Cozby Library and Community Commons
You are invited to join us for a spot of tea! Enjoy your cup of tea while listening to a guest speaker. Sign-up is required and begins on September 1. Space is limited. Please call 972-304-3658 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For adults 18 and older.