Mayor posing with a group of attendees at Mayor's Community Table event
Group of attendees smiling at the camera at Mayor's Community Table event
Attendees tossing mini beach balls in the air
Table of attendees getting to know each other
Table of attendees getting to know each other
Two attendees shaking hands at Mayor's Community Table event

Mayor's Community Table

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Grand Prairie Mayor Ron Jensen invites residents to the semi-annual Mayor's Community Table.  This series of dining events hosted by Mayor Ron Jensen are designed to bring together the community to get to know new people.

"I wanted to start something that everyone in the community, regardless of differences or similarities, would feel welcome to attend. If we get to know someone's background, we're more likely to see and appreciate their point of view." - Mayor Ron Jensen

The city assigns seating to achieve a mix of diverse ages, backgrounds, ethnicities and races.

Date/Time: Thursday, April 6, 2020, at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Ruthe Jackson Center, 3113 S. Carrier Parkway

Format: No speaker, no program. Just meet, greet and get to know the people at your table. 30 minute Q&A with Mayor at end of evening.

Cost: Adults and children $10/person.

RSVP: By email to or call 972-237-8012 by April 24. To ensure a great mix of folks at each table, please provide this info. when you RSVP:

  • Age: 15-20; 20-35; 36-50; 51-65; 66+
  • Race: African American; Hispanic; Asian; Caucasian; Other
  • Gender: Female; Male