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Jay Around Town: May Happenings

If you can believe it, Summer is almost here! To celebrate, check out any of these events happening in Flower Mound, Highland Village, or Lewisville this month!

Flower Mound

Every Friday in May @ 7:00-9:00pm: Concerts in the Park at Heritage Park

Every Friday in May @ 7:00-9:00pm: Lakeside Music Series at Lakeside DFW

Tuesday, May 2 @ 7:00pm: Five Money Questions for Women at Flower Mound Public Library

Friday, May 5 @ 8:00am-3:30pm: Leadercast Simulcast at Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church

Saturday, May 6 @ 9:00am-12:00pm: Kid Fish at Rheudasil Park Pond

Sunday, May 7 @ 6:00pm: 2017 Annual Flower Mound Symphony Fundraiser at Bistecca

Tuesday, May 16 @ 7:00pm: Unforgettable Women in Asia at Flower Mound Public Library

Monday, May 29 @ 9:00am: Memorial Day Observance – “A Day to Remember” at Flower Mound Senior Center

Monday, May 29 @ 1:00-5:00pm: Outdoor WaterPark Splashtacular at CAC Outdoor Waterpark

Highland Village

Saturday, May 6 @ 10:00am-6:00pm: Highland Village Art Festival at The Shops at Highland Village

Saturday, May 13: Doubletree Ranch Park Opening Celebration at Doubletree Ranch Park

Friday, May 19 @ Sundown: Movies in the Park at Unity Park

Lewisville

Thursday, May 4 @ 6:00pm: KLB Garden Secrets Class – “Shade Gardening” at MCL Grand

Friday, May 5 @ 6:00-10:00pm: Keeping Tradition Alive at Wayne Ferguson Plaza

Sunday, May 7 @ 1:00-5:00pm: LulaRoe Shopping Event at MCL Grand

Friday, May 12 @ 7:45-9:45pm: Family Campfire at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area

Saturday, May 13 @ 9:00am-Noon: Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at Residential Convenience Center

Saturday, May 13 @ 8:00pm: Texas Tunes Series – Joe Ely at MCL Grand

Thursday, May 18 @ 6:00pm: KLB Garden Secrets Class – “Gardening with Herbs” at MCL Grand

Sunday, May 21 @ 3:00pm: Lewisville Civic Chorale & Huffines MS Choir – Musica Sacra et Profana at The Episcopal Church of the Annunciation

Jay Around Town: April Happenings

Spring has sprung which means that there are lots of amazing activities happening in Flower Mound, Lantana, Highland Village and Lewisville this month. Lots of Easter Egg Hunts and Daddy-Daughter Dances! Check out the list of events below!

Flower Mound

Wednesday, April 5 @ 7:30am-7:00pm: Flower Mound Chamber Annual Golf Classic at Bridlewood Golf Club

Saturday, April 8 @ 1:30-3:30pm: Easter Egg Scramble at Jake’s Hilltop Park

Thursday, April 13 @ 1:00pm: “Managing a Parent’s Move” at Flower Mound Public Library

Saturday, April 15 @ 8:00am: Wellington Family Fun Run & Walk at Wellington Athletic Club

Saturday, April 15 @ 10:00am-12:00pm: Underwater Easter Egg Hunt at CAC Indoor Pool

Thursday, April 20 @ 11:00am: Seniors in Motion Public Forum at Flower Mound Senior Center

Friday, April 21 @ 6:00pm: Second Chance Prom at Flower Mound Senior Center

Saturday, April 22 @ 6:00-9:00pm: 18th Annual Father Daughter Prom at Flower Mound Senior Center

Wednesday, April 26 @ 3:00-4:30pm: Truck Rodeo at Flower Mound Public Library

Saturday, May 6 @ 9:00am-12:00pm: Kid Fish at Rheudasil Park Pond

Lantana

Saturday, April 8 @ 8:00am-3:00pm: Lantana Neighborhood Spring Garage Sale

Highland Village

Saturday, April 8 @ 10:00am: Easter Egg Hunt at Unity Park

Thursday, April 20 @ 6:30-9:00pm: Sip & Stroll Wine Walk at The Shops of Highland Village

Saturday, April 22-Sunday, April 23 @ 3:00pm-10:00am: Family Campout at Pilot Knoll Park

Saturday, April 29 @ 2:00-5:00pm: Paper Shredding Day at Pilot Knoll Park

Saturday, May 6 @ 10:00am-6:00pm: Highland Village Art Festival at The Shops of Highland Village

Lewisville

Saturday, April 8 @ 9:00am-12:00pm: Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at Residential Convenience Center (330 W Jones St)

Saturday, April 8 @ 9:30am-12:30pm: Funny Bunny Festival at Lone Star Toyota of Lewisville Railroad Park

Saturday, April 8 @ 10:00am-5:00pm: Colorpalooza at Wayne Ferguson Plaza

Sunday, April 9 @ 6:30pm: Black Box Songwriter Concert Series – Sally Barris at MCL Grand

Thursday, April 20 @ 6:00-7:30pm: KLB Garden Secrets “Composting” Class at MCL Grand

Friday, April 21 @ 7:30pm: Lewisville Lake Symphony’s Violin Concerto with Swang Lin at MCL Grand

Saturday, April 22 @ 9:00am-2:00pm: 2017 Paws in the Park at Lewisville Animal Shelter and Adoption Center

Saturday, April 22 @ 7:30-9:30pm: Family Campfire at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area

Saturday, April 22 @ 8:00pm: Texas Tunes Series – Jon Christopher Davis & Crystal Yates at MCL Grand

Thursday, April 27-Saturday, April 29: YATP & Our Productions Theatre Co.’s “CATS” at MCL Grand

Saturday, April 29 @ 6:00-9:00pm: Daddy Daughter Dance at Memorial Park Recreation Center

Jay Around Town: DATE CHANGE for Grand Opening of Lakeside DFW’s Sunset Point

Due to anticipated rain tomorrow, Lakeside DFW has decided to move up the Grand Opening Celebration for Sunset Point to TONIGHT, March 8th from 5:30-6:30pm. The festivities will include live music and beverages.

There is still lots of construction happening at Lakeside DFW, so those wanting to attend the Grand Opening are encouraged to park at the Moviehouse & Eatery where golf carts will provide rides to the Boardwalk.

Sunset Point is a 6,000-square-foot deck located at the south end of the quarter-mile-long Lakeside Boardwalk where visitors will be able to take in breathtaking views of Lake Grapevine from one of the three levels with plenty of built-in benches and tables and chairs.

Jay Around Town: March 2017 Happenings

March 1st already! So, you know what that means. Here’s our list of events happening in Flower Mound, Highland Village, Lantana and Lewisville throughout the month of March.

Flower Mound

Tuesday, March 7th @ 9:00am-5:00pm: Job Fair & Career Expo (by North Central Texas College) at Innovate Flower Mound

Tuesday, March 7th @ 7:00pm-8:30pm: Retirement by Design at Flower Mound Public Library

Tuesday, March 7th @ 7:30pm: Flower Mound Preparatory and Philharmonic Orchestra’s Spring Concert at Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church

Thursday, March 9th @ 8:30am-10:30am: FREE Accelerate Your Business Workshop at Innovate Flower Mound

Friday, March 17th @ 7:30pm: University of North Texas College of Music’s Center Piano Trio at Trinity Presbyterian Church

Saturday, March 18th @ 7:30pm: Flower Mound Symphony Orchestra’s Dueling Pianos at Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church

Tuesday, March 21st @ 6:00pm: Flower Mound Area Republican Club’s Candidate Forum at Bridlewood Golf Club

Tuesday, March 21st @ 7:00pm: Monarch Waystations for North Texas at Flower Mound Public Library

Saturday, March 25th @ 11:00am-2:00pm: 2017 Summer Fun Showcase at Flower Mound Public Library

Saturday, March 25th @ 7:00pm-10:00pm: Movie Night with Disney’s Moana at Heritage Park

Saturday, April 1st @ 8:30am-1:00pm: Spring Trash Bash and Environmental Health Fair at Flower Mound Home Depot

Highland Village

Every Wednesday @ 10:30am-11:30am: Kid Story & Craft Time at Whole Foods Market

Every Wednesday & Saturday @ 10:00am: Children’s Story Time at Barnes & Noble

Saturday, April 1st @ 1:00pm-5:00pm: 1st Annual Heritage Elementary Hawkfest Community Carnival at Pediatric Dental World

Lantana

Thursday, March 2nd @ 7:00pm: Beer 101 at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Tuesday, March 7th @ 9:00am-3:00pm: Dallas Blooms – Trip to Dallas Arboretum

Wednesday, March 8th @ 10:30am-11:30am: Story Time at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Friday, March 10th @ 7:00pm: Movie on the Green – Secret Life of Pets at Lantana Town Green

Tuesday, March 14th @ 1:00pm-2:00pm: Lone Star Junior Safari at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Wednesday, March 15th @ 10:00am-12:00pm: Painting Pottery & Planting at Lantana North Pavilion

Thursday, March 16th @ 1:00pm-2:30pm: Kid’s Bingo at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Friday, March 17th @ 1:00pm-3:00pm: St. Patrick’s Minute to Win It Party at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Saturday, March 18th @ 10:00am-11:30am: Science Saturday at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Wednesday, March 22nd @ 1:00pm-2:00pm: Bingo at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Monday, March 27th @ 7:00pm: Board & Brush at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

Friday, March 31st @ 10:30am-11:30am: Story Time at Lantana North Amenity Center Group Fitness Room

*For more information about all Lantana events, call 940-728-1660.

Lewisville

Friday, March 3rd @ 5:30pm: Casino Royale at Senior Activity Center

Friday, March 3rd @ 7:00pm-9:00pm: LISD High School Student Artists Show Reception at MCL Grand

Sunday, March 5th @ 3:00pm: Lewisville Civic Chorale’s A German Requiem at The Episcopal Church of the Annunciation

Sunday, March 5th @ 3:00pm: Lewisville Lake Symphony’s Peter and The Wolf at Frederick P. Herring Recreation Center

Wednesday, March 8th @ 6:00pm: Home Repair Workshop at MCL Grand

Thursday, March 9th @ 6:30pm: 35Express Public Meeting at MCL Grand

Friday, March 10th @ 10:30am: New Comer Social at Senior Activity Center

Saturday, March 11th @ 9:00am-4:00pm: 5th Annual MCL Grand Songwriting Workshop at MCL Grand

Saturday, March 11th @ 8:00pm: Texas Tunes Series – Anson Funderburgh at MCL Grand

Sunday, March 12th @ 11:00am-3:00pm: Denton County Cinderella Scholarship Pageant at MCL Grand

Sunday, March 12th @ 6:30pm: Black Box Songwriter Concert Series with Terri Hendrix & Lloyd Maines at MCL Grand

Monday, March 13th @ 7:00pm: Family Craft Night at Lewisville Public Library

Friday, March 17th @ 11:30am: St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon at Senior Activity Center

Saturday, March 18th @ 3:00pm-4:00pm: Robot Overlords Book Club at Lewisville Public Library

Saturday, March 18th @ 4:00pm-10:00pm: St. Paddy’s in the Plaza at Wayne Ferguson Plaza

Saturday, March 18th @ 7:00pm: Family Campfire at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area

Wednesday, March 22nd @ 5:30pm: Coffee with Cops at Starbucks Coffee (699 S. I-35E)

Thursday, March 23rd @ 7:00pm-8:00pm: Winemaking with Larue Vineyards at Lewisville Public Library

Friday, March 24th-Sunday, March 26th: Friends of the Library Book Sale at Lewisville Public Library

Saturday, March 25th @ 2:00pm-4:00pm: Kayak Tour at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area

Tuesday, March 28th @ 7:00pm-8:00pm: Stay Crafty – Adult Craft Night at Lewisville Public Library

Friday, March 31st @ 1:00pm: Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament at Senior Activity Center

Friday, March 31st & Saturday, April 1st @ 7:30pm: “Director’s Choice” presented by LakeCities Ballet Theatre at MCL Grand

Jay Around Town: LISD’s 2017-2018 Academic Calendar Survey

Lewisville Independent School District is asking for your help figuring out the academic calendar for next school year.

They initially sent out a survey in December, but received several requests for more calendar options.

LISD has now posted four 2017-2018 Academic Calendar options for your review and consideration and are asking you to take the survey below to let them know which calendar you like best.

Take the survey here.

As stakeholders in our towns and school district, this is a great opportunity for all of us to get involved!

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