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Black History Month: Poetry Reading & Booksigning
The Grand Prairie Main Library hosts Voices Carry, a poetry reading and booksigning in honor of Black History Month. From 6:30 to 8:30 pm on February 17, 2015, members of the DFW Author Consortium will come together to read from their work and sign copies of their books.
Posted Date: 1/25/2015
Railroad Crossings to be Temporarily Closed for Maintenance
The following railroad crossings will be temporarily closed for maintenance...
Posted Date: 1/22/2015
Spring Gardening Series
The Spring Gardening Series features six free classes at the Main Library taught by Grand Prairie Horticulturist Susan Hensen…
Posted Date: 1/22/2015
GPTV: Grand Prairie YMCA Health Fair
Posted Date: 1/22/2015
Howard Garrett, the Dirt Doctor, at Grand Prairie's Summit Feb. 5
Learn how to show off your green thumb the organic way from The Dirt Doctor - Howard Garret, Thursday, Feb. 5, 10 a.m. at The Summit. The program is free of charge...
Posted Date: 1/21/2015 9:00 AM
City Council Minutes for January 6, 2015, and Council Action for January 20, 2015
View the Grand Prairie City Council Minutes for January 6, 2015, and Council Action for January 20, 2015
Posted Date: 1/21/2015
Free Park and Ride in Grand Prairie Open
The park and ride facility at eastbound Interstate 30, just east of Belt Line Road in Grand Prairie, is now open...
Posted Date: 1/20/2015
Unlimited Landfill Visits at Trash Off
Clean house and get rid of your junk during the next Trash Off at the Grand Prairie Landfill, 1102 MacArthur Blvd., on Saturday, April 4, 2015…
Posted Date: 1/20/2015
Rain Barrel Class March 21
The Grand Prairie Public Works Department hosts the popular “Make It and Take It Rainwater Barrel Class” 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the Public Works Training Center, 317 N. Belt Line Road.
Posted Date: 1/20/2015
Photography Seminar: Behind
Photographer and writer Don Smarto will present two free photography seminars at the Grand Prairie Libraries. Learn the interesting stories behind the photographs of his latest book, "Heaven in a Wildflower."
Posted Date: 1/20/2015
Daddy-Daughter Dance
Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation Department presents the annual Daddy Daughter Dance at Ruthe Jackson Center on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015...
Posted Date: 1/16/2015 8:00 AM
City Council Agenda for January 20, 2015
View the Grand Prairie City Council Agenda for January 20, 2015.
Posted Date: 1/16/2015
Ruthe Jackson Center Named The Knot Best of Weddings 2014 Pick
Grand Prairie’s Ruthe Jackson Center is pleased to announce that it has been selected as a 2015 ­­winner in The Knot Best of Weddings...
Posted Date: 1/9/2015
Black History Month: Kevin Carroll presents The Platters
Performer Kevin Carroll stars in this year's African American Heritage Celebration at the Warmack Library on Feb. 7, 2015.
Posted Date: 1/8/2015
Black History Month: Sharcropper & Songwriter John Handcox
During Black History Month, the Grand Prairie Main Library and Jack & Jill of America present John Handcox; Sharecropper & Songwriter
Posted Date: 1/8/2015
Grand Prairie Animal Shelter Educates Residents about Barking Dogs
Not only is excessive dog barking annoying, but it can also result in neighborhood disputes and violations of city ordinances. Continuous barking may indicate that your pet has behavioral issue...
Posted Date: 1/7/2015
200 New Large Print Library Books Added
The Grand Prairie Main Library has added 200 new Large Print books to its collection.
Posted Date: 1/6/2015
Cool After School: Engaging kids in science, art
Kids learn through fun at “Cool After School:K-3,” the Warmack Branch Library’s new monthly STEAM program series. Fun activities each month for kids in kindergarten through 3rd grade will strengthen vocabulary, introduce concepts, and encourage logical thinking.
Posted Date: 1/6/2015
Pirates on the Prairie IV at Uptown Theater
The pirates are back on the prairie as Grand Prairie's own local pirate band, the Bilge Pumps, will be returning to the Uptown Theater to put on an evening full of pirate music, great fun and nautical nonsense for the entire family...
Posted Date: 1/2/2015 9:00 AM
Get Fit GP January Spotlight: Healthy Resolutions Month
This month the Get Fit GP program takes a look at how to set goals for a healthy 2015...
Posted Date: 1/2/2015
Get Fit Grand Prairie Healthy Resolution Art Contest
Get Fit Grand Prairie is bringing in the New Year with a Healthy Resolution Art Contest for January 2015...
Posted Date: 12/31/2014 9:00 AM
Deadline to File for a Place on the Ballot
City of Grand Prairie notice of deadline to file applications for a place on the ballot...
Posted Date: 12/31/2014 9:00 AM
Grand Prairie Police K-9 Delivers Gifts to Prairie Paws
Police K-9 “Rocco” and his handler, Officer Albert Martinez, stopped by the Prairie Paws Adoption Center with a special delivery on Christmas Eve.
Posted Date: 12/30/2014 9:00 AM
Mulch Madness Continues: Grand Prairie Landfill Offering Free Mulch
It is “Mulch Madness” at Grand Prairie Landfill where Grand Prairie residents and businesses are allowed unlimited loads of free mulch while supplies last.
Posted Date: 12/30/2014