Citywide Egg Hunt

 

2014 Citywide Egg Hunt - ad

 

Here’s another opportunity for you to make some great memories and celebrate Spring!

Saturday, April 19

9:30 am – 11:30 am

Heritage Senior Center (map)

 

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A Night in Italy

A NIGHT IN ITALY FLIER Oringinal  2b

Friday, May 9th

6:30pm – 8:30pm

Valley Ranch Association Office (map)

You are  invited to spend  ” A Night in Italy” at Valley Ranch’s signature Spring wine tasting event. Whether you are  a novice or a connoisseur, you are sure to sample something that will be “molto buona!” 

Please register here.

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Valley Ranch Candidate Reception

candidate ReceptionIrving Candidates Reception

Come and bring a friend!

The Valley Ranch Association welcomes you to the annual Irving Candidates Reception on Thursday, May 1st, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

The reception will allow the candidates to present themselves and briefly discuss their platform and afterwards we will open the floor for any questioning. Our goal is to give the residents of Valley Ranch an opportunity to be an informed voter in the upcoming May 10th election.

Invited Guests include:

  • William Hickman – candidate for City Council Place 3
  • Dennis Webb – candidate for City Council Place 3
  • Oscar Ward – candidate for City Council Place 5
  • Rose Cannaday – candidate for City Council Place 5
  • Herbert Gears -candidate for  Mayor
  • Beth Van Duyne – candidate for Mayor
  • James Goode – candidate for Board of Trustees Place 1 (CFB ISD)
  • Karin Webb -candidate for Board of Trustees Place 1 (CFB ISD)
  • Nancy Cline – candidate for Board of Trustees Place2 (CFB ISD)
  • Thom Hulme – candidate for Board of Trustees Place 4 (CISD)
  • Amy Dungan – candidate for Board of  Trustees Place 5 (CISD)
  •  Jeff Jordan – candidate for Board of Trustees Place 5 (CISD)

8830 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 101

Irving, TX 75063

Candidate check-in will begin at 6:30 PM

Hors ‘d oeuvres served at 6:45 PM

For any questions, please call LaWanda Brannon at 972-869-1430

 

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Valley Ranch Community Garage Sale

 

Garage Sale Flier

Saturday, May 3  (8am – 2pm)

Need to sell your items? Let us help you sell it!

#HASH IT, *TAG IT, @AT IT

Help us build a social media campaign for this annual event.

Follow us on our new  Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook! Send us your pictures, street/subdivision name or better yet, post them to our Instagram stream using #garagesalevalleyranch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Easter Celebration at Cimarron Park Recreation Center

 

Easter Celebration

 

The Cimarron Park Recreation Center is kicking off spring with a great event for the family! (map)

Friday, April 18

10 am to noon

Cost: $5 per child

Come take pictures with the Easter Bunny and meet some furry creatures at the petting zoo. Hunt for eggs and a chance to win great door prizes!

Registration Deadline is April 16th. For more details, please contact the Cimarron Park Recreation Center, 972-910-0702

 

 

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Self Help Classes – Sponsored by Go Green!

Hands Holding a Seedling and Soil

The Valley Ranch Go Green Committee has partnered with the City of Irving to introduce the Texas A&M – Agrilife Water University seminars and educational sessions to our residents.

On Saturday, April 26, 2014, the Go Green Committee will be hosting another class office by the City of Irving, ‘Lawn Care Maintenance 102‘ at the Valley Ranch Association office from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Is the green in your lawn weeds or grass? Do you have brown circles in your yard? Proper lawn care maintenance is a key component to a healthy lawn. This program covers basic lawn maintenance practices and selecting the right turf grass to improve the health and longevity of your landscape. You will learn how to maintain your landscape using less water, fertilizer, and pesticides.

The class will be conducted by Patrick Dickinson, Program Coordinator, from Texas A&M Agrilife Research and Extension Center at Dallas. Registration for this class can be made by contacting the Valley Ranch Association office or online by visiting https://lawncareclass.eventbrite.com.

There is no charge to attend this class, however registration is required due to limited seating. This class will only be conducted with a minimum of 50 participants. The deadline to register is April 25.

Register today!

Doors open at 9:45 am. Complimentary refreshments will be served.

No childcare provided.

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GE Irving Marathon in Valley Ranch

The 2014 GE Irving Marathon course visited parts of Valley Ranch in early Spring. Take a look at what fun the volunteers had. Maybe we’ll see you next year!

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The GE Irving Marathon stated and ended at the Irving Convention Center. This was a full 30K marathon, and a qualifying run for the Boston Marathon. The full 30k runners entered Valley Ranch using the Campion Trail bridge. The half-way point was inside Valley Ranch. Several streets were blocked off for the runners, and the Irving Police did a terrific job of managing the pedestrian and automobile traffic at the busy intersection of Mac Aurthur and Cowboy Way. Runners were encouraged and greeted by eager volunteers at several comfort stations along the way throughout Valley Ranch.

Irving Valley Ranch Marathon Route

GE Irving Marathon Full 30K Route

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