Lantern festivals are a central part of Chinese culture and date back thousands of years. Join us as this ancient tradition comes to the Fort Worth Botanic Garden where you will see over 20 sets of lanterns crafted from silk, wire and steel and where you can spend an evening filled with fun, food, and adventure. This event offers visitors the opportunity to experience an event rarely staged outside of Asia.
May 9 2019
Fort Worth Botanic Garden: Lanterns in the Garden - Fort Worth (Thru May 12)
City of Dallas: Comprehensive Environmental & Climate Action Plan - Community Meetings - Dallas (April 29 - May 9)
Public meetings regarding Dallas' new Comprehensive Environmental & Climate Action Plan:
MONDAY, APRIL 29
Beckley Saner Rec Center 114 W. Hobson Ave. Large Meeting Room
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
TUESDAY, APRIL 30
Bachman Rec Center 2750 Bachman Dr. Auditorium
6 - 8 p.m.
THURSDAY, MAY 2
Martin Weiss Rec Center 1111 Martindell Ave. Large Meeting Room 6 - 8 p.m.
MONDAY, MAY 6
Churchill Rec Center 6906 Churchill Way Large Meeting Room 6 - 8 p.m.
TUESDAY, MAY 7
Audelia Road Library 10045 Audelia Rd. Auditorium
6 - 8 p.m.
THURSDAY, MAY 9
Eastfield College Pleasant Grove 802 S. Buckner Blvd.
6 - 8 p.m.
Valley House Gallery & Sculpture Garden: Jim Woodson - Dallas (Thru June 8)
The High Desert in Abiquiu has inspired Texas artist Jim Woodson since exploring the region via motorcycle in the late 1980s. His paintings are a unity of the intuitive process of painting, personal ideology, and the desert landscape. Woodson embraces the concepts of time, space, and knowledge in his work and uses these three elements to title his paintings.
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 4, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Artist Talk: Saturday, May 11, 11 a.m.
Farmers Branch Historical Park: Star Party - Farmers Branch
Telescopes will be focused on mars, the moon, constellation Orion, the great Orion Nebulae, open star clusters, globular star clusters double stars, and planetary nebulae of dying stars.
Fort Worth Audubon Society: Annual Membership Bird and Wildlife Photo Presentation - Fort Worth
The annual membership “slide show” features pictures and videos of great birds, wildlife, landscapes and adventures from the past year whether it is from backyards or around the world. Non-members welcome to attend.
Info: Scott Hollinger, [email protected]