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Posted: Friday, January 10, 2014 4:30 am

Nolanville road closures announced

Avenue H from Main Street to 10th Street will be reconstructed to a curb and gutter road. The rehabilitation of Avenue H will improve drainage, include a sidewalk and add some new lighting. Avenue H from Main Street to 10th Street will be closed to through traffic. Residents who live off of Avenue H between Main Street and 10th Street will be allowed access to their homes. Signage and a detour route will be set up to direct traffic around the 439 Spur to 439 and back down 10th Street.

Gardeners education series class set

The first class of 2014 in the gardeners education series, spring garden planning, is from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Harker Heights Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail. All classes are free and open to the public. Call Sarah Mylcraine at 254-953-5466 or email smylcraine@ci.harker-heights.tx.us.

E-reader tutorial Saturday

Sign up for a hands-on tutorial on how to access e-books on tablets and smartphones from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Library, 400 Indian Trail. Bring the devices to the class. Register at the library or call 254-953-5491.

Holistic Health Fair set for Jan. 18

Start the new year off right by visiting the Holistic Health Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Library, 400 Indian Trail. Attendees will gain information on holistic wellness options available in the community. Call 254-953-5491.

Get ready for college with prep class

High school teens and parents are encouraged to start getting ready for college now. The Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library, 400 Indian Trail, is having a free college prep class to help prospective college students find free money, build resumes and improve test scores from 6 to 7 p.m. Jan. 21. Space is limited. Call 254-953-5491 or register at the library.

Seed swap Jan. 25 in Harker Heights

Bring clearly labeled seeds, bulbs or plant cuttings (no hybrid seeds) and swap with a neighbor from 9 to 11 a.m. Jan. 25 at the Harker Heights Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail. This opportunity will allow the average gardener to create a beautiful garden this spring. There will be activities for the children and local area businesses present. Call Sarah Mylcraine at 254-953-5466 or email smylcraine@ci.harker-heights.tx.us

Workshop for families of inmates

The Killeen chapter of the Texas Inmate Families Association will present their first Parole Packet Workshop from 1 to 4 p.m. Jan. 25 at American Legion Post 223, 208 South Park St., Killeen.

The workshop will provide information about the parole process and the Texas Board of Pardons and Parole, workbook and parole packet example. Cost is $50 for members or $85 for nonmembers, which includes membership. The organization strengthens families through support, education and advocacy. To register, go to www.tifa.org or call 512-371-0900.

Democrats meet Tuesday in Heights

Bell County Democrats meet from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Barnes and Noble, 201 E. Central Texas Expressway, Harker Heights. This meeting is free and open to the public. For more information, go to www.bellcodems.com or call 254-813-5123.

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