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Upcoming Spring Events

March 10, 2017


Eggstravaganza 2017 - April 8



Celebrate spring and hop on over to Goar Park Saturday, April 8 for the City’s annual Easter egg hunt!  The event, designed for children up to 8 years old, gets underway at 9:30 a.m.  Participation is free of charge. 

Eggstravaganza activities

  • The Easter egg hunt begins at 10 a.m.  Remember to bring a basket for egg collection.  More   than 6,000 plastic eggs will be placed in the park. 
  • Event activities will also include photos with the Easter Bunny, a petting zoo, face painting, bounce houses, snacks and music. 
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Park Cities recycling event - Saturday, April 22


 
The next Park Cities recycling event will take place at the Middle-Intermediate School parking lot on Saturday, April 22 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Get a jump on spring cleaning and close out tax season by  clearing your garage, attic and closets of old financial and medical  documents, outdated or unused electronics, and even clothing, furniture and large appliances. 

Paper products and documents that can be disposed of include: Tax records, medical records, legal files, financial records, invoices, cancelled checks, blueprints, contracts, payroll records, company letterhead, junk mail containing personal information, and any information that contains credit card, social security, driver license and account numbers.

Accepted E-waste items include: computers, computer monitors, computer accessories, TV’s, printers, DVD/CD players, copiers, fax machines, scanners, cell phones and   chargers, external hard drives, video and camera equipment, video game systems, cables, power cords, powers strips and more.

Participating firms/organizations

Shred-it will collect and shred all documents on-site.

Global Asset - In addition to working with the City and other municipalities, the company currently supports over 150 clients in the public sector.   Global Asset removes data on all collected storage devices using Department of Defense security standards.

Goodwill Dallas will be on site to take donated items.  Their list includes: furniture, large and small appliances that are in working condition, and toys, shoes and clothing items that are not torn or stained.  All donors will be given a receipt for tax donation purposes. 

                         


Movie in the Park - Friday, May 5



Join us in Goar Park to watch the animated movie Sing

The family fun begins at 6 p.m. with various activities for children. Showtime is 8:15 p.m.  Drinks and popcorn will be provided.  The movie and all the activities are free.  

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