Neighbors in Forest Hills, Little Forest Hills and Casa Linda Estates use everything from plants, trees, landscaping, waterscaping, and yard art to beautify their yards for the White Rock East Garden & Artisans Tour in May.If you read the May issue of the Lakewood-East Dallas Advocate magazine, you saw the pictures of the gorgeous White Rock East Garden Tour & Artisans and learned a little about the history. On May 19, spend your Sunday strolling through nine of the most beautiful gardens in Forest Hills, Little Forest Hills and Casa Linda Estates from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the White Rock East Garden Tour & Artisans. Bring extra money to buy art along the way. You can purchase an entry card the day of the event at 8539 Forest Hills, 8706 Forest Hills or 1418 Bella Vista. Visit for more information. Tickets are $10.

Monster Yogurt in Casa Linda Plaza is celebrating their birthday with four days worth of special events. The party kicks off today and ends Sunday. Monster Yogurt is located on 9540 Garland and is open daily Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sundays from noon to 9 p.m.

Ever wonder where phrases like “the horse you rode in on” and “like a bad penny” come from? Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett, hosts of public radio’s “A Way with Words,” are coming to Lakewood Theater this Thursday, May 16, at 8 p.m. to solve such conundrums and explore language and its impact on culture. The event will benefit Aberg Center for Literacy. Lakewood.

Screen Shot 2013-05-14 at 1.04.06 PMA disco inferno is lighting up in Fair Park on Sunday, May 19 for the inaugural DISCO 5K and 10K RUN kicks off, bringing disco fever to Funkytown! This inaugural event – soon to be an annual tradition of grooviness – will feature a$100 Best Disco Costume Award for both men and women runners, so dust off your platform shoes, crazy wigs, and other retro clothes we all know you have stashed away in the back of your closet. For more information, registration, and parking details, visit  or call 214.502.9837.



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