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CARROLLTON – Cradle of Civilization – Looking for things to do this weekend?
Saturdays on the Square: Date Night – February 9
Looking for a romantic Saturday night outing that won’t cost an arm and a leg? Join the City of Carrollton for a special installment of Saturdays on the Square: Date Night. This series takes place every second Saturday of the month in Historic Downtown Carrollton (1106 S. Broadway Street) and features everything from comedians, to bands, to movies. This month, the blockbuster hit Crazy Rich Asians (2018), PG-13 will be shown on Saturday, February 9 at sunset. Don’t forget to bring lawn chairs and blankets to curl up under. For more information, visit cityofcarrollton.com/downtown.
Chinese New Year Celebration – February 10
Join the Carrollton Public Library in celebrating Chinese New Year on Sunday, February 10 from 3-5 p.m. at Hebron & Josey Library (4220 N. Josey Lane). The Carrollton Sun Ray Chinese School will be leading attendees in a variety of activities honoring Chinese culture. For more information, visit cityofcarrollton.com/library or call 972-466-4800.
African-American Read-In – February 10
All are invited to hear excerpts from stories, poems, and songs written by African-American authors Sunday, February 10 from 4-5 p.m. at Josey Ranch Lake Library (1700 Keller Springs Road). Special guests will read selections aloud for your enjoyment. Free books will be given to children and teens. Light refreshments will be provided. This program is presented by the Professional Achievers for Community Excellence (PACE). For more information, visit cityofcarrollton.com/library or call 972-466-4800.
Rec Out! – February 12
The City is excited to offer a new program at Crosby Recreation Center (1610 E. Crosby Road) from 10:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12. This program give individuals 18 and up with a disability an opportunity to practice life, social, and communication skills, as well as develop friendships and participate in the community. The program will include games, crafts, snacks, a lunch out, as well as other outings such as bowling and visiting trampoline parks. The program is $20 for residents and $22 for non-residents. Participants will need to bring money for lunch. To register, visit cityofcarrollton.com/signupnow.