Home{made} for the Holidays

Knock out your holiday shopping at this handcrafted market featuring a lineup of 20 local vendors. Browse a variety of products while sipping on drinks from a private bartender. There will also be delicious eats and raffle prizes.

Where: Times Ten Cellars, 6324 Prospect Ave.

Cost: Free



Trek for Tech

Participate in a 1-mile fun run or 5K and help Lakehill Preparatory School purchase new technology like desktop computers, classroom projectors, a new server and robotics equipment. Participants will receive a T-shirt and will be entered to win raffle prizes.

Where: Lakehill Preparatory School, 2720 Hillside Drive

Cost: $30


Veterans Day

Bring a blanket, lawn chair, picnic basket and beverage to enjoy the fall weather and live music. Complimentary beer samples by Denton County Brewing Co. will be provided.

Where: Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road

Cost: All active duty and retired military personnel receive complimentary admission all weekend

Branching Out

Volunteers are needed to beautify and reforest Dallas by planting trees at White Rock Lake Park and along the Santa Fe Trail.

Where: White Rock Lake Park, 8300 Garland Road and the Santa Fe Trail, 5400 Santa Fe Ave.

Cost: Free


Word wreaths

If you’re a book lover, then your home is not complete without a book wreath. Learn how to use old library books to make one for your door.

Where: Lakewood Branch Library, 6121 Worth St.

Cost: Free


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