Friends invite art lovers to go 'underground'
The Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center invite you to support the Bath House Cultural Center and local artists at the 2013 Spring Art Mart, April 19-21 at the Bath House Cultural Center on White Rock Lake. Art Mart is a great place to find special pieces of art for spring weddings, graduations, housewarmings, Mother's Day — or yourself. Your purchases will support year-round visual and performing arts programs at the Bath House Cultural ...
Earth Day to showcase environmental programming
Jackie Kennedy once said, "If you bungle raising your children, I don't think whatever else you do well matters very much."
Everything moms do directly or indirectly affect the lives of our children.
What if it only took a few simple changes to make a HUGE impact on our lives and the lives of our families?
Shaklee Independent Distributor Tara Dove Ortiz and her Shaklee babies invite you to visit her indoor exhibit at Earth Day Dallas 2013.
Institute to host forum to share ideas, improve city
Nationally known experts on sustainability — especially of the systems that support cities — will join city officials and local civic leaders for an eye-opening look at “What Makes a Resilient City?” during a day-long conference presented by the Sustainability Forum of the Dallas Institute’s Center for the City.
The conference will take place 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Friday, April 19, in the Dallas City Council Chambers at 1500 Marilla St. Admission ...
DALLAS HERITAGE VILLAGE Annual Girl Scout Day to celebrate 'Little Women'
Dallas Heritage Village invites the community to explore history through the eyes of “Little Women” at its annual Plow, Plant and Shear Day (also known as Girl Scout Day), Saturday, April 13, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., at 1515 S. Harwood St., 75215.
Satisfy Girl Scout badge requirements and enjoy activities inspired by the Civil War-Era classic, “Little Women,” written by Louisa May Alcott. The novel follows the lives of four sisters – Meg, Jo, Beth a...
Reinhardt, Texas to come alive for reunion
A flock of Rams will step back in time Saturday, April 13, from 2 to 4 p.m. for an all-class reunion at Reinhardt Elementary School. Planners, under the leadership of Denise Culmer Sims, have been beating the bushes to locate the school’s alumni. Details are on the Reinhardt Reunion Facebook page.
A little history of
Retired Reinhardt teachers Janie Wilson, Jane Harris, Avis Pitts and Dr. Don L. Smith collaborated on a docume...
United Methodist hosts hunt
This past Saturday, March 30, members of White Rock United Methodist Church held a community Easter Egg Hunt at Casa Linda Park. Area families were treated to an Egg Hunt with 2,500 candy eggs, face painting, crafts and a petting zoo of animals ranging from alpacas to ponies to pot-bellied pigs. More than 150 neighbors enjoyed the festivities.
Officers praised for outstanding work
Each quarter, the Exchange Club of Lake Highlands honors the brave men and women of the Dallas Police and Fire Rescue Departments for their outstanding service. At its regular meeting on March 29, the club presented its quarterly Police award to Dallas Police Officer Mitch Gatson. Officer Gatson has served at the Northeast Substation since 1995 and has been with the Dallas Police Department for more than 24 years. Officer Gatson was involved i...
Parks Dept., residents join forces
The Dallas Parks Department and Peninsula Neighborhood Association (PNA) partnered to create an entrance to their neighborhood. Headed by Kurt Kretsinger, a committee was formed to replace the chain link fence and road barriers at Luna Place and West Lake Highlands Drive. The PNA-White Rock Lake gateway allows cyclists, pedestrians with baby strollers, and wheelchairs to easily access the extension of Luna Place that enters the park, towards t...
FTLOTL ready to recycle The Rock, celebrate volunteers
It’s a birthday! For the Love of the Lake’s (FTLOTL)Adopt-a-Shoreline program is 17 years old. More than 43 groups from local sporting clubs, churches, scout troops, businesses and more have been keeping White Rock Lake Park clean for 17 years. Wow!
The morning of Saturday, April 13 will start off with everyone getting energized on breakfast treats, Starbucks coffee, Oak Farms milk and orange juice, Another Broken Egg Cafe’s bread pudding and...
Bicyclist to ride 24-hour relay to raise money for children with cancer
On April 12, the members of the General’s Guard, a volunteer cycling team that raises money for cancer survivors, will begin a 24-hour cycling relay at White Rock Lake to raise funds from sponsors and individuals for Heroes for Children, a local cancer support organization in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. These riders will pass a baton into the wee hours of the night to fulfill their commitment to cancer survivors and supporters of the ride. The...