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Lewisville calendar of events: Nov. 12-18

Nov. 12

12:30 p.m.

Greater Lewisville Arts Alliance Angel Awards

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

The Lewisville Lake Symphony will host the annual GLAA Angel Awards, which honors volunteers. It will be followed by a reception featuring Lewisville Lake Symphony principal cellist, Dan Lewis.

RSVP’s are appreciated by calling 972-874-9087 and leave a message with the number that will attend.

2 p.m.

Seussical performance

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

Christian Youth Theater (CYT) will perform “Seussical.” Show times are 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets are $13 for a standard ticket, $14 at the door and $12 per person for groups of 10 or more. Visit CYTDallas.org to purchase tickets.

3 p.m.

Lewisville Civic Chorale fall concert

Episcopal Church of the Annunciation, 602 N. Old Orchard Lane

Conductor Lewis Worthington and the chorale will present “American’s Musical Landscape V,” the fifth performance in the group’s survey of American composers.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $30 for a family, $10 for seniors and $5 for students. To purchase tickets visit LewisvilleCivicChorale.com.

Nov. 13

10:30 a.m.

Preschool time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

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.

Mother Goose Time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For infants, ages 0-15 months. The lap-sit class is designed to encourage one-on-one interaction between adult and child. The class is offered at 11:15 a.m. Mondays and 1:30 p.m. Thursdays. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the youth services desk, 30 minutes before the start of the class.

4:30 p.m.

Comic adventures graphic novel book club

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For children in grades fourth and fifth. Discuss graphic novels and create comics. Participants will be able to check out graphic novels before each session. Registration and a valid library card are required.

6 to 8:30 p.m.

GED classes for adults

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Free Adult Secondary Education (aka GED) classes for adults will be offered at the Lewisville Library starting September 2017. The classes are designed to prepare eligible adults who lack a high school diploma to take the GED high school equivalency exam. The GED classes will be provided by Denton ISD Adult Education and Literacy, and funded by the Texas Workforce Commission. Space is limited. Registration is required. To register, call Denton ISD at 972-350-3481.

7 to 8 p.m.

Family craft night

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

All supplies are provided for craft night. Event open to all ages.

Nov. 14

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Art exhibit

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

Draw The Message Paint The Heart art exhibition by Yoonsoo Nam will be on display in the main art gallery through Nov. 25.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Art exhibit

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

The Cross Timbers Artist Guild exhibit will be on display through Nov. 27 in the North Corridor Gallery.

The exhibit will feature works from the guild artists. The artists live and/or work in Lewisville, Flower Mound, Highland Village, Double Oak, Copper Canyon, Argyle and Bartonville.

10:30 to 1 p.m.

ESL classes for adults

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

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.

10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

Toddler time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

The library will host free early literacy classes for toddlers ages 15 to 36 months at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and at 10:30 and 11:15 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.

1:30 p.m.

Bilingual Mother Goose Time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For infants, ages 0-15 months. The dual-language lap-sit class is designed to encourage one-on-one interaction between adult and child. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the youth services desk, 30 minutes before the start of the class.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Fall coding camp

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For children in grades fourth and fifth. The four-class “camp” session will teach students the basics of Scratch, a programming language developed at the MIT Media Lab. In the first two classes, students will be introduced to the basics of Scratch. The final two classes will be for individual and collaborative exploration, discover, and practice and for asking questions and receiving feedback from both the instructor and student peers.

Registration is required.

6 p.m.

Teen Writer’s Group

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For teens in grades six through 12. Meet with other writers to discuss ideas, get writing tips and share work.

The group will meet the second Tuesday of the month on Nov. 14 and Dec. 12.

7 p.m.

Friends of the library meeting

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

The Friends of the Lewisville Public Library meet the second Tuesday of each month.

Oct. 15

10:30 a.m.

Spanish toddler time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

The library will host free early literacy classes for toddlers ages 15 to 36 months. Designed for walkers, the Spanish-language story time focuses on early literacy skills through stories, songs, movement and finger plays. 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.

Spanish preschool time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

The library will host free early literacy classes for preschoolers ages 3 to 6 years old. Share stories, songs, finger plays, movement designed especially for Spanish-speaking families. 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.

1:30 p.m.

Spanish Mother Goose time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For infants, ages 0-15 months. The Spanish-language lap-sit class is designed to encourage one-on-one interaction between adult and child. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the youth services desk, 30 minutes before the start of the class.

6 p.m.

Yoga in the Plaza

Wayne Ferguson Plaza, 150 W. Church St.

Blue Anjou Yoga Studios is holding a weekly “Yoga in the Plaza” event, every Wednesday. The weekly classes are free and open to all yoga levels. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own yoga mat or blanket, towel and water.

For information visit blueanjou.com or call Lisa Nicholson at 469-645-8555 or email lisa@blueanjou.com.

7 to 8 p.m.

Library board meeting

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

The Lewisville Public Library Board meets the third Wednesday of each month.

7 to 8:30 p.m.

Come write in

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

National Novel Writing Month participants can stay on track with their writing all month at Lewisville Public Library. Boost word count with writing sprints, word challenges and other creative games. No registration is required.

Oct. 16

4 to 5 p.m.

S.T.E.A.M. class

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W Main St.

Prime Explorations for children ages 6-8 is held weekly. S.T.E.A.M. classes incorporate age-appropriate science, technology, engineering, arts and math activities. Space is limited. A free ticket is required to attend. Tickets are distributed from the youth services desk on a first-come, first-served basis beginning 30 minutes before the class start time.

6 to 8 p.m.

KLB garden secrets class

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

Keep Lewisville Beautiful will hold a garden secrets class on rain gardens. Homeowners and businesses will learn how to design, construct and maintain a rain garden.

RSVP is required by calling 972-538-5949.

7 to 8 p.m.

Teen advisory group

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Teenagers in grades six through 12th are invited to join the group the third Thursday of each month. Help create the ideal teen experience. Develop leadership skills, learn to work as a team and earn community service hours too. Pick up an application at the Youth Services Desk.

For information call 972-219-3577.

7 to 8 p.m.

Sidekick Bears with Capes 4 Kids

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

Spend an evening making crafts for a good cause. Capes 4 Kids and Lewisville Public Library are teaming up to make some sidekick bears for brave little ones in pediatric units. Registration is required by visiting or calling the adult services desk at 972-219-3779.

Oct. 17

6 p.m.

Special needs dance

Memorial Park Recreation Center, 1950 S. Valley Parkway

Memorial Park Recreation Center basketball courts will be closed all day. The building will close to the public at 6 p.m.

Noon to 1 p.m.

Stock seminar

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

In less than 60 minutes, attendees will be able to evaluate how stocks may fit into their overall strategy. Registration is required by calling the library.

7 p.m.

Acoustic jam session

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

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.

7:30 p.m.

Symphony performance

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

Lewisville Lake Symphony presents “Symphonic Showcase.” Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and $10 for students and can be purchased at the door or online at lewisvillesymphony.org.

Nov. 18

11:15 a.m.

Family story time

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

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.

Noon to 3 p.m.

Saturday at the cabin

LLELA, 201 E. Jones St.

Step back in time and visit the historic Minor-Porter log house. Visitors of all ages are welcome to arrive at any time during the open house. Visitors will get a feel for pioneer life as they tour the log home, smoke house, barn, dugout and homestead grounds. The tour is free with the $5 per vehicle entrance fee to LLELA.

12:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Practice SAT test

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For teens in grades six through 12. Take a free SAT practice test then come back Dec. 2 for a results session to get detailed score reports, identify strengths and weaknesses and get plans for improvement.

Space is limited and registration required by visiting or calling the youth services desk at 972-219-3577.

2 to 4 p.m.

Free math tutoring

Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St.

For students in grades first through 12. Free math tutoring is provided by Intellichoice. For information visit intellichoice.org/sign-up. All spots filled passed on scores form a diagnostic test administered by Intellichoice.

3 to 4 p.m.

Robot overlords

Locations vary

The book club is for readers of science fiction, fantasy, horror and graphic novels. Each month has a different theme, and readers will be allowed to select a book that goes along with that theme. Librarians will bring a list of suggested titles to the meetings. Join at any time.

November’s theme is “unusual supernatural or magical abilities.” Contact the library for the meeting location.

7 p.m.

“An Evening of Dance”

MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St.

“An Evening of Dance” will be presented by Studio Dance Centre’s Frisco Youth Dance Ensemble. The concert dance performance will feature multiple styles of dance ranging from ballet, modern and jazz. The performance will benefit and raise awareness for Traveling Tutus Inc., a nonprofit organization that provides gently used or new dance wear to dancers in need around the world.

Tickets are $15 for premium tickets or $13 for regular tickets and can be purchased at recitalticketing.com.

For information visit studiodancecentre.com.

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