April 5, 2019, 9:00 AM - June 15, 2019, 5:00 PM @ The Kemp.
The Kemp is the latest exhibit in the What's Up Downstairs? Gallery at the Kemp features the artwork of WFHS art teacher Chris Mayfield. His work reinterprets contemporary pop culture images, focusing on super-heroes and villains and revitalizing them with a painterly approach. As always, exhibits at The Kemp are open to the public free of charge during all open business hours.
May 10, 2019, 7:30 PM - June 8, 2019, 10:00 PM @ Backdoor Theatre
Over 60 million people worldwide have fallen in love with the characters, the story, and the music that makes MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good show! This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The story-telling magic of ABBA'S timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter, and friendship, creating an unforgettable show! A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!
May 14, 2019, 10:00 AM - May 16, 2019, 11:15 AM @ River Bend Nature Center.
The Dallas Zoo is coming to River Bend Nature Center! There will be two animal shows each day at 10:00 and 11:15 am. This 45-minute interactive program features animals from around the world! This program is open to schools and the public. Groups of 10 or more must reserve their spot. Don't miss your chance to see these exotic animals up close and personal!
May 14, 2019, 4:30 PM - May 21, 2019, 6:00 PM @ South Weeks Pond
Come join the fun! Parks & Recreation and the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department will conduct these FREE after school fishing sessions for all area youth that are interested. Kids need only to show up and be prepared to have a good time. A limited number of poles will be available to borrow from TPWD and bait will be provided. Participants will receive personalized & expert instruction on common fishing techniques. Fish, of legal size, can be take home (if parents approve, of course). All should bring a bucket for "take home" fish, a drink, hat & sunscreen. Register on-site at South Weeks Pond the day of the event.
May 16, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lucy Park
Thermal Thursday Crits are back at Lucy Park. Grouping this year is
C-group 16-18 mph Beginner, B-group 18-20 mph Intermediate, A-group 20+ mph Advanced. Podiums and goodies from sponsors for each race. Free to race and to spectate! C-group kicks off at 6:00 pm.