July 2016 - Natural Awakenings North Texas

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Register Now for Carrollton Police Civil Service Exam


he Carrollton Police Department is accepting applicant registration for the civil service exam, the first step in the process of becoming a public safety officer, to be administered July 9 at Newman Smith High School. Doors open at 8 a.m. and close at 8:30 a.m. The physical agility test will take place immediately after the written portion. Carrollton was recently ranked one of the least dangerous Texas cities with a population of 100,000 or more by the Houston-based Darrow Law Firm. High police visibility in the community and quick response times have contributed to Carrollton’s consistent low crime rates. Location: 2335 N. Josey Lane. To fill out an online questionnaire, visit Tinyurl.com/CarrolltonCivilExam. Deadline to apply is Jul. 7.

Texas Iced Tea Festival Seeks Vendors


he second annual Texas Iced Tea Festival, to be held August 13, is seeking application from potential sponsors, vendors, exhibitors, speakers, contestants and prizes for the iced tea contest, entertainers, children’s activities, donations for the silent auction and volunteers. The event features live entertainment, children’s activities, tea samples, talks and shopping, plus a Best Iced Tea Contest in an air-conditioned, handicapped accessible indoor facility. Location: Premier Event Center, Lakeland Plaza, 1165 S. Stemmons Fwy,, Lewisville. For more information, call 832-7030823, email Festival@HoustonTea Festival.com or visit IcedTeaFest.com. natural awakenings

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