|Due to inclement weather, the paper shredding event at Pilot Knoll Park has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. This event is open to Highland Village residents. Please be prepared to present your I.D. at the gatehouse. Business shredding is not allowed. Please refer to www.highlandvillage.org for the latest updates.
Registration for Highland Village Kids Kamp 2017 is now available. Kids Kamp is an eight week camp that runs from June 12 to August 4. Join us in the mornings for organized games and activities, and then stick around in the afternoon for field trips you won’t find offered by any other kamp out there! Field trips are taken four out of five days most weeks (weather permitting). Please refer to www.HVparks.com for more information including the field trip calendar and registration.
|Interviews are underway for Kids Kamp Counselors. Applications are still being accepted and can be found under the Human Resources tab at www.highlandvillage.org.
Monday: Assorted Card Games - Dealer’s Choice, Spades in the Library
Tuesday: Assorted Card Games - Dealer’s Choice, Dominoes, 42
Thursday: Assorted Card Games - Dealer’s Choice, Bridge, Rummikub
Community Education Classes
Yoga classes are now available at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center. There are two options: Yoga Foundations: Beginners on Mondays from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and Yoga Fitness: Beginner/Intermediate on Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. as well as Thursdays at 9:00 a.m. For more information, please contact Rachel Swan at (214) 641-4236 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adams “At-Home” Kempo Kids Karate classes are held on Saturdays for children ages four and up. Indoor classes take place at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center at 9:00 a.m. and outdoor classes are held at Unity Park at 10:30 a.m.
Fit4Mom is held Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. at Unity Park. A new Fit4Mom class will be offered at Doubletree Ranch Park beginning Wednesday, May 3 at 9:30 a.m.
A Basic Manners dog obedience class was held Tuesday at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center.
Camp Gladiator is held at Unity Park on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Tai Chi Gung is held Mondays from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., and Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center FREE of charge.
Outdoor Recreational Pickleball open court is available at Unity Park. Pickleball nets and balls are located on-site for set up. All ages are welcome to play FREE of charge and residency is not required. Don’t forget to bring your paddle!
Indoor Recreational Pickleball open court is available weekly on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center. All ages are welcome to play FREE of charge and residency is not required.
Pilates Strength & Core for 50 is held Sundays at 9:00 a.m. at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center.
Stand Up Paddle Boarding is available by appointment only. Contact Juliet at (214) 717-2031 for an appointment. Bluet SUP will be offering daily rentals, SUP yoga classes, private lessons, tours, and group parties. Please see Bluet SUP at www.BluetSup.com, on Facebook, or on Instagram for current classes offered as well as rental days/times available.
Doubletree Ranch Park Barn - 2
Doubletree Ranch Park Pavilion - 1
Pilot Knoll Pavilions - 2
The Robert & Lee DuVall Center - 0
Kids Kastle Pavilion - 1
Lions Club Pavilion - 0
Our staff is committed to providing excellent service to our citizens and living by the values and mission that has been set forth. Please join in congratulating these City of Highland Village employees with anniversaries in May. Thank you for your dedication to our community!
Cody Cline - Utility Tech II - 4 Years of Service
David Harney - Police Corporal - 13 Years of Service
Sandy Johnston - Municipal Court/Utility Billing - 1 Year of Service
Jose Lazo - Drainage Tech II - 7 Years of Service
Marcos Mejorado - Irrigation Specialist - 7 Years of Service
Marcela Rodriguez - Police Officer - 4 Years of Service
Bruce Sprowl - Utility Tech II - 4 Years of Service
Mark Stewart - Assistant Police Chief - 28 Years of Service
Tommy White - Parks Superintendent - 20 Years of Service
On Monday Vanesa Childers met with Network Manager, Keith Pennock, to review the Supervisor’s Guide, information regarding forms, the hiring process for open positions, and safety.
Ken Heerman, Jana Onstead, and Kim Lopez met with representatives from Cigna and Higginbotham to review the City’s claims history.
Kim Lopez had a follow up conference call with a representative from WellRight on Wednesday. WellRight markets an online platform for wellness programs.
On Thursday and Friday, Kim Lopez attended the Texas Business Conference in Grapevine. The Texas Workforce Commission sponsors the conference and those in attendance learn about state and federal employment laws as well as the unemployment claim and appeal process.