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  1. Early Voting begins

    April 22, 2019, 8:00 AM - April 30, 2019 @ City Hall

    Early voting begins April 22. Dallas County residents can vote at any polling location during early voting. For more info visit or

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  2. Painting with Paloma Bridal Series

    April 25, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Historical Park

    Enter the world of watercolor! Join Paloma to develop a suite of beautifully illustrated assets for a floral inspired wedding and learn Brush Lettering techniques, tricks and styles along the way. This visually rich class follows the start-to-finish process of illustrating custom items for your big day. Thank you cards and Save the Date cards will be the focus this month. This series is also great for birthdays, anniversaries and baby showers. All skill levels are welcomed and encouraged! Recommended 16 and up. All materials included. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Class will take place in the Dodson House.

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  3. Junior Firefighter Academy (Field Trip)

    April 26, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Manske Library

    Kids can visit the fire station next door to see the fire engine up close, how firefighters live, and try on some cool gear. Children who attend will get a free plastic helmet! Recommended for ages 5 and up. Sign-up at the Children's Desk starting April 15th.

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  4. 1980s Prom Murder Mystery

    April 26, 2019, 6:30 PM @ Manske Library

    Gladstone High class of 1987 has gathered for their prom, and what a night it will be. The hair is big, the dresses are puffy and the social hierarchy is the stuff of a John Hughes movie. The big moment of the night – the announcement of the prom kind and queen is at hand, but one of the nominees is dead! Test your deductive reasoning during this murder mystery investigation as you search to find the suspect who had the motive, means and opportunity to commit the Murder at the 1980s Prom. Age 18 and older.

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  5. Adult Candy Making Workshop

    April 26, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Historical Park

    Learn how to make flavored ganache featuring fabulous floral spring flavors and roll your own chocolate truffles. We then move on and learn how to make string candy! This is unique and fun hard candy that turns into strings of sweet sugar. Everyone will take home a box of candy and chocolate that was made. Whether you share it or not. Instructor: Chocolatier, Yeli Marshall of Yelibelly Chocolates. Class will be in the Dodson House. Ages 15 yr 11 mo and up. Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended.

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  6. Fishin Fun

    April 27, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Gussie Field Watterworth Park ( next to City Hall)

    The creek will be stocked full of catfish and blue gill, so bring your fishing pole or borrow one of ours to catch the big one! Bait is available free of charge. To participate, kids must be 16 years of age or younger and have their fish measured at one of our stations during the tournament. The Kids Zone will have plenty of fun activities for all ages and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Angler Educators will be on hand to teach basic fishing skills. Loaner fishing equipment and bait is available at no charge. No registration required.

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  7. Spring Bird Walk with Steve Romaine

    April 27, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Historical Park

    How many birds can you name? Birds of the Historical Park and Farmers Branch will be discussed and observed. Guests are invited to bring binoculars, but please no pets.

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  8. Backyard Chickens Class

    April 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Community Recreation Center - Mesquite Room

    Interested in having backyard chickens? Register for this class to learn more.

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  9. National Drug Take Back Day

    April 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Justice Center

    From 10 am until 2 pm on April 27th 2019, the Farmers Branch Police Department will be participating in a national drug take-back day coordinated by the DEA which provides citizens the opportunity to surrender expired, unwanted, or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications for destruction. Intra-venous solutions, injectable items and syringes will not be accepted.

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  1. Library Bond Town Hall with John Norwood

    April 25, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Historical Park

    Town Hall Meetings will be held in each Council District to offer residents an opportunity to learn about the proposed Library Bond, speak with their Councilmember about the project, and to have their questions answered. While there is a meeting scheduled for each district, residents are welcome to attend any and all of the meetings.

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