"Caddyshack"

“Caddyshack”

Sundown at Granada shows a free movie on the rooftop every Wednesday night at 8:30. The Aug. 5 selection is “Caddyshack,” the 1980 comedy classic starring Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield and Bill Murray. Sundown at Granada is at 3520 Greenville. Call 214.823.8305 or go to granadatheater.com/sundown-at-granada for more. The event is free.

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Advocate stock photo

On Aug. 7, bring the little readers to Half Price Books’ flagship store for story time and crafts every Sunday from 3-4 p.m. Half Price Books, 5803 E. Northwest Highway, 214.379.8000, hpb.com, free

On Aug. 8, bring the kids to learn about beekeeping and the lives in beehives in a 3 p.m. presentation from a Collin County beekeeper. The event is at Lochwood Library located at 11221 Lochwood. Call 214.670.8403 or go to dallaslibrary.org. The event is free.

Aug. 8 through Sept. 5, the East Dallas-based Creative Arts Center of Dallas presents its annual juried art show at the Mary Tomás Gallery in the Dallas Design District. An opening reception is this Saturday from 5-8 p.m.  The show includes sculpture, mosaic, glass, painting, photography, ceramics and mixed media. Mary Tomás Gallery is at 1110 Dragon. Call 214.727.5101 or go to creativeartscenter.org for more. The event is free.

See the photo exhibit “Wild and Peaceful” running through Sept. 26. Neighborhood artist Anna Palmer has been photographing wildlife and landscapes at White Rock Lake for several years. Her photos are on display at the White Rock Museum, inside the Bath House at 521 E. Lawther. Go to the website for more, or call 214.670.8749. The exhibit is free.

Photo by Benjamin Hager

Photo by Benjamin Hager

The Tietze Park pool is open to swimmers from 1-8 p.m. Thursday-Monday through Aug. 17. Tietze Park is at 2700 Skillman. Call 214.670.1380 for more. Entrance is $1-$2.

Through Sept. 18, donate books, audio books, CDs, DVDs and other media to the Lakewood Library Friends’ annual book sale in September. Lakewood Library is at 6121 Worth. Call 214.670.1376 or go to lakewoodlibraryfriends.org for more.

Still have that old VHS player? If you’re looking for a reason to dust it off and give it a whirl, stop by the flagship location of Half Price Books on Northwest Highway on Friday. All VHS tapes in stock priced at $4.98 or less will be sold for $1 on Fridays only, until further notice. Call 214.379.8000 for details.

Vickery Meadow Good Local Market will set up shop in the parking lot of the Flagship HPB every Sunday, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The market provides a connection between local farmers, food producers and craftsmen within our community. Shop food, clothes, jewelry and more, all made by North Texans. The Vickery Meadow Good Local Market accepts debit/credit cards and the Lone Star Card. Support for the market comes from the Vickery Meadow Improvement District. Go to the website for more.


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