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Lewisville calendar of events: June 5-10

June 5

8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

LLELA, 201 E. Jones St.

Summer camp

LLELA summer camps are for children entering second through seventh grade. There are two simultaneous camps per week for grades second through fourth and fifth through seventh.

10:30 a.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Preschool time

The library will host free early literacy classes for preschoolers ages 3 to 6 years old. Classes will be held at 10:30 a.m. Mondays and at 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays. Activities will include stories, songs, finger plays and movement. The theme for the day is reinforced through a take-home activity. A ticket is required. Space is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the youth services desk, 30 minutes before the start of the class.

11:15 a.m. to noon

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Mother Goose time

The library will host free early literacy classes for infants up to 15 months old. Classes will be held at 11:15 a.m. Mondays, 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 11:15 a.m. Thursdays. The lap-sit class is designed to encourage one-on-one interaction between adult and child. A ticket is required. Space is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the youth services desk, 30 minutes before the start of the class. There will also be a 20 minute free play at the end of each Mother Goose Time.

6:30 to 8 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W Main St.

Computer training class

The Lewisville Public Library offers free computer training classes. The introductory class on Microsoft Word is designed for students with limited to no experience using the program. Learn how to create documents with Microsoft Word. Class is open to teens and adults. Students need to have basic computer knowledge such as how to use a mouse to point, click and drag objects, and how to use a keyboard. Class attendance is on a first-come, first-serve basis. No registration is required. Attendees must bring their Lewisville library card. The class is open to teens and adults.

6:30 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W Main St.

Monday madness

For children entering grades kindergarten through fifth grade. Free weekly events feature different performers. No registration is required.

June 5 – Zooniversity

June 12 – Whirled on a String

June 19 – Juggler David Slick

June 26 – Ballet Folklorico

July 3 – Fossil Rim presents The Lorax

July 10 – Sci-Tech Discovery Center

July 17 – Brett Roberts Bubble Show

July 24 – Critterman

7 p.m.

Lewisville City Hall, 151 W. Church St.

City council meeting

The Lewisville City Council will have a special workshop meeting on Monday.

June 6

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

Urban Texas exhibit

The Visual Art League of Lewisville exhibit “Urban Texas” exhibit will be on display through June 17 in the main art gallery.

The exhibit is the annual juried show by Visual Art League of Lewisville members. The exhibit will include pieces with a Texas theme.

Admission is free and the gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, and during public performances at MCL Grand.

10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Toddler time

The library will host free early literacy classes for toddlers ages 15 to 36 months at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, at 10:30 and 11:15 a.m. Wednesdays and at 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. Classes are designed for walkers, each weekly theme is reinforced through an age-appropriate take-home activity. A ticket is required. Space is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the youth services desk, 30 minutes before the start of the class.

10:30 to 1 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

ESL classes for adults

Free English as a Second Language classes for adults are now being offered at the Lewisville Public Library Tuesdays and Thursdays. The classes are provided by Denton ISD Adult Education and Literacy and funded by the Texas Workforce Commission. Registration is required. Call Denton ISD at 972-350-3481.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Robotics camp

Sign up for one of the four-week robotics camps and discover how to build a working robot from beginning to end. Each lesson builds on the previous class, so participants must register for all four courses. Children may only sign up for one four-week session. Registration opens two weeks before each session begins. To register call 972-219-3577 or visit the youth services desk. The first session is June 6, 13, 20 and 27. It is open to children ages 9 to 12 years old.

6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Novels at Night book club

For readers of popular fiction, bestsellers and award winners. Members read one preselected book per month. This month’s selection is “Best Boy” by Eli Gottlieb. Pick up a copy of the book at the meetings or stop by the upstairs reference desk to ask for a copy. A limited number of copies are provided. Join at any time.

7 to 8:30 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Irish Gaelic lessons

The DFW Gaelic League provides free classes for anyone interested in learning Irish Gaelic. The group meets every Tuesday in the small conference room. Beginners of any skill level are welcome. The program is for teenagers at least 15 years old and adults.

7 to 9 p.m.

Wayne Ferguson Plaza, 150 W. Church St.

Sounds of Lewisville concert

4 Way Street kicks off the 2017 Sounds of Lewisville Concert Series. 4 Way Street is a tribute to the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young.

The popular Sounds of Lewisville concert series, a free family favorite since 1991, returns with a series of eight shows this summer in Wayne Ferguson Plaza in the heart of historic Old Town Lewisville. Concerts take place every Tuesday night in June and July. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs for their comfort. Outside food and drink are allowed, and food trucks will also be onsite. Well-behaved pets on a leash are allowed at all shows.

For information call 972-219-3401.

June 7

3 to 6 p.m.

Chapel Hill Apartments, 300 E. Round Grove Road

MARTY

MARTY – the city’s mobile city hall – will be on site for residents. A community liaison along with representatives from the police department will be in attendance.

MARTY stands for Mobilizing Area Resources To Your Neighborhood. The main purposes of MARTY are to increase civic and community engagement, encourage more participation by residents and educate residents on city services.

During each date that MARTY is scheduled to be out in the community varying services will be available along with representatives from city departments to answer questions and assist residents.

For information on MARTY and the next community outreach date visit cityoflewisville.com/residents-info/marty.

June 8

11:15 a.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Bilingual preschool time

The library is introducing a new line of Spanish programming. The bilingual preschool story time includes reading, writing, singing, talking, playing and more for children ages 3-6 and their families. A free ticket is required for entry, and tickets are handed out 30 minutes before class starts on a first-come first-served basis.

4 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Summer fun club

Librarians will host a different activity each week for children entering first through third grades. Activities could include games, crafts or experiments. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Youth Services Desk, 30 minutes prior to the program start time.

6:30 to 8 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W Main St.

Crochet corner

Join experienced crocheter Michele Harlass and learn how to make basic crochet stitches and apply stitches to make different projects. Come together to share ideas, get inspiration or show off work. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own yarn and needles. A limited amount of supplies will be provided. No registration is required. Open to adults.

6:30 p.m.

Lewisville Animal Shelter and Adoption Center, 995. E. Valley Ridge Boulevard

Urban wildlife workshop

Texas Master Naturalist Bonnie Bradshaw will hold an informational seminar to educate residents on urban wildlife problems and interactions with bobcats and coyotes. Bradshaw will discuss basic bobcat and coyote ecology and behavior; teach attendees why five commonly held beliefs about urban wildlife are false; explain why trapping and relocating animals is neither effective nor humane; educate attendees on how to permanently solve problems with bobcats, coyotes, foxes, squirrels, armadillos, skunks, opossums, raccoons, and rats.

For information visit 911wildlife.com.

7 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Totally teen Thursdays

For teens entering grades six through 12. Each week is a different activity.

June 8 – Scavenger Hunt

June 15 – Teen Advisory Group

June 22 – Make Some Art

June 29 – Teen Trivia

July 6 – Game Night

July 13 – Craft Attack

July 20 – Teen Advisory Group

July 27 – Rock-Paper-Scissors Tournament

Registration is required. Visit the youth services desk or call 972-219-3577 to sign up.

June 9

2 p.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Friday family matinee

Bring the whole family and enjoy a child-friendly film at the library! No registration required.

June 9- Moana

June 16 – The Secret Life of Pets

June 23 – The Jungle Book

June 30 – Sing

July 7- Pete’s Dragon

July 14 – Storks

July 21 – The BFG

July 28 – Finding Dory

7 p.m.

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

Acoustic jam session

The Visual Art League of Lewisville hosts free weekly acoustic jam sessions every Friday. All acoustic instruments and levels are welcome. All music genres are welcome.

For information visit visualartleague.org.

June 10

All day

Lewisville Lake Park, 600 Sandy Beach Road

Pro Watercross National Tour

Lewisville will host the Pro Watercross Tour National Tour on Lewisville Lake June 10-11. The annual tour visits lakes and beaches across the country each summer. It is the featured national tour for personal watercraft racing, combining the finest professional and amateur athletes in the United States and internationally for extreme racing on challenging closed courses. Tour events draw thousands of spectators on site, plus millions more for television and online video broadcasts.

For information on the Pro Watercross Tour visit prowatercross.com. Lewisville-area lodging, dining and entertainment information is available at visitLewisville.com.

7:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Center, 201 E. Jones St.

Bird walk

Bird watchers of all levels are welcome to join expert birders every second Saturday as they guide visitors to prime birding locations along LLELA’s nature trails. The walk is open to bird lovers ages 10 and up.

Registration is not required. There is no fee for the event; however, there is a $5 per vehicle entry fee payable at the gate by cash or check only.

9 a.m. to noon

Residential Convenience Center, 330 W. Jones St.

Household hazardous waste collection

Lewisville operates a household hazardous waste (HHW) collection center that provides residents with a convenient, safe and environmentally sound way to get rid of waste materials that should not be put into the landfill. It is open the second Saturday of each month for Lewisville residents.

For information call 972-219-3504.

2 to 4 p.m.

Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area, 201 E. Jones St.

Art boat

Art and nature go hand in hand, or sometimes paddle in water. Kayak to a secluded spot, dip a paintbrush in the calm water and see how nature inspires you. The kayak tour is open to ages 7 and up. Registration is required by 11a.m. the Friday before the tour. In addition to the class fee, there is a $5 per vehicle entry fee payable upon arrival by cash or check only.

To register:

Click here http://bit.ly/CoLRegistration Login or create a user account. List all family members who will participate in the activity.

In the “Activity Number Search” box, type 800012.

LLELA staff will send important confirmation information soon.

For information call the Memorial Park Recreation Center at 972-219-5061 or

Frederick P. Herring Recreation Center at 972-219-3560.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Village Shops and Plaza, 2540 King Arthur Blvd.

Classic car and truck show

A spring classic car and truck show hosted by Time Machine Car Shows rolls through The Shops again this year. The event is free for spectators. Those who wish to display a car or truck pay a $10 entry fee. Possible awards are: Castle Hills Pick, ‘79 and older car and truck, ‘80s and newer car and truck, People’s, and Outstanding Club participant.

For information call 940-367-1798 or email ray@timemachinecarshows.com.

11:15 a.m.

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Family story time

A story time for all ages to share stories, songs, finger plays and movement reinforcing early literacy skills. Ticket is required. Space is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the youth services desk, 30 minutes before the start of the class.

6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

The Village Shops and Plaza, 2540 King Arthur Boulevard

The Boy Band Night in concert

The Boy Band Night will take the Village Shops stage with its tribute to *NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, One Direction, New Kids on the Block, Boyz 2 Men and more. The Boy Band Night will impress concert-goers with their uncanny boy band sound as well as their impressive boy band moves. Family-friendly activities will include bounce houses, carnival games and face painters. Concessions for purchase will be onsite throughout the evening. The concerts and activities are free.

8 p.m.

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

Texas Tunes

John Ford Coley takes the stage as the final performer of the 2017 Texas Tunes concert series. Coley was half of the Grammy nominated duo England Dan and John Ford Coley. Ovid Stevens will open for Coley. Stevens played lead and bass guitar for England Dan and John Ford Coley in the 1970s.

Tickets are $20 general admission, $15 for seniors age 60 and older, $10 for children ages 12 and younger, and can be purchased online at MCLGrand.tix.com. Tickets also are available at the customer service window of Lewisville City Hall, 151 W. Church St.

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