Haltom City Public Library's monthly Family Movie Night for November will feature "Nanny McPhee".
A fantasy comedy based on the "Nurse Matilda" books by Christianna Brand, Mr. Brown is a widower with seven children. The children have managed to drive away 17 different nannies. Enter Nanny McPhee to the rescue. McPhee is a strange looking woman but with magical powers. Nanny McPhee is a formidable nanny but also a valuable ally for the Brown family.
The first Friday evening of each month come to the Haltom City Public Library's after-hours "Coloring & Cookies for Grown Ups" coloring party from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Materials are provided but feel free to bring your own coloring accouterments. Relieve stress and have fun at the same time. Adults only, please.
For more information call the Library at 817-222-7786.
The Haltom City Library is once again hosting a Pumpkin Decorating Contest for ages 5-adult. Decorate a pumpkin or gourd, real or artificial, anyway you want. Use glue or paint, carve a design...or all of the above! Bring your pumpkins to the library by Saturday, October 22, 2016. Judging will take place during our annual "Hoooowling Halloween" party on Thursday, October 27th.
The winning entries of the 2016 Haltom City Public Library's Writing Contest can be downloaded here in PDF format.
Parks & Rec News/Events
Haltom Halloween - Oct. 29
Join us on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 2 - 5:00 p.m. at the Haltom Recreation Center for our annual Haltom Halloween event. Bounce houses, obstacle courses, face-painting, crafts, and more will keep the whole family entertained for Halloween fun. The Costume Contest for ages 2 to 10 begins at 3:30 p.m. sharp. Prizes will be given to the winners of each age group. Please be sure to arrive early to register your child.
Haltom City Parks & Recreation is now registering youths ages 7-12 (as of September 1, 2016/birth certificate required) for our 2017 winter youth basketball league. All leagues will be co-ed, unless enough register to have separate leagues.
Register now through November 23rd and pay $60, which includes a jersey and an individual award. Register late, between November 28th & December 2nd, and the fee is $80.
The Haltom City Recreation Center is now offering Futsal skills classes for ages 7 - adult in the large gym at the Recreation Center, located at 4839 Broadway Ave. Get faster, stronger, build endurance and strength during these weekly sessions:
Tuesdays from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. for ages 7-13, skills and workout session
Thursdays from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. for ages 14 - adults, Futsal open play
The cost is $5 per person per session. For more information call Danny at 817-903-2433.