Women’s Defense Class: Registration is now open for the Irving Police Athletic League’s four-day rape aggression defense class for women, ages 13 years and older, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 18-21 at the Fire and Police Training Academy, 2603 Esters Road. At the training, participants will practice realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. Each participant must provide a $20 donation for kids’ programs, sign waivers and attend all four sessions. For more information, visit www.irvingpal.org and choose “Community Outreach,” or call Officer Jill Smith at (972) 721-2544.
Basic Home Leak Detection and Repair Class: This class from 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 23 at the Valley View Municipal Complex, 333 Valley View Lane, will help students learn how to identify and repair minor common household leaks. For more information or to register, visit www.cityofirving.org/begreen or call (972) 742-2296.
Tennis Clinic: Want to have fun learning how to play tennis? The Irving Police Athletic/Activities League (IPAL) is offering free tennis clinics for ages 8-15 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; and 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturdays beginning Feb. 25 at IPAL, 1550 Rock Island Road. No registration required however, parents or guardians must sign a waiver. Participants may attend one or all clinics. For more information, visit irvingpal.org.
Valley Ranch Library Public Meetings: The City of Irving will host a public meeting at 7 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Valley Ranch Library, 401 Cimarron Trail. This meeting will include architects presenting their plans based on input previously received. To submit input online, visit www.cityofirving.org and select “Public Input.”