July 22, 2019
4444 W. Rochelle Road
August 3, 2019
3701 Conflans Road
August 6, 2019
4444 W. Rochelle Road
August 13, 2019
4444 W. Rochelle Road
August 17, 2019
4140 Valley View Lane
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July 26, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM @ Spay/Neuter Clinic
Schedule your appointment to have your pet spayed or neutered at an affordable cost. Pets are dropped off by 8 a.m. and picked up the same day.
Services provided by Texas Coalition for Animal Protection (TCAP).
July 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Irving Animal Care Campus
Available services include vaccinations, microchipping, heartworm testing, heartworm prevention and flea/tick control. A full set of annual vaccinations for a cat or dog is just $25!
Services provided by Texas Coalition for Animal Protection (TCAP).
July 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019 @ Irving Arts Center
Free guided gallery tours are offered at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday and at 2:30 p.m. every Sunday.
* The Four Seasons: Annual Exhibition of Chinese Brush Pantings and Ikebana | Main Gallery | Through July 14
* Deliverance: Rescued and Set Free | Carpenter Lobby | Through July 28
* Irving Art Association Winners Exhibit | Dupree Theater Lobby | July 13-Aug. 25
* 19th Annual Art Connection Members Show: Art Rocks | Main Gallery | July 27-Aug. 24 Opening Reception and Awards 2 to 4 p.m. July 28.
* 2019 Kids Arts/Kids' Works | Focus Gallery | July 27-Aug. 24
For more information, visit the Irving Arts Center's Exhibitions page.
July 19, 2019 - August 3, 2019 @ Dupree Theater
MainStage presents a fast-moving farce by Marc Camoletti and directed by B.J. Cleveland. It is the 1960s and swinging bachelor Bernard could not be happier. He has a fantastic flat in Paris and three gorgeous stewardesses all engaged to him. Of course, the ladies know nothing of each other … yet! Bernard’s perfect life gets bumpy when his pal Robert drops in for a visit, and a new and speedier Boeing jet throws off all of his careful planning. Soon all three stewardesses are in town simultaneously … timid Robert forgets which lies to tell to whom … and catastrophe looms!
July 22, 2019 - July 26, 2019 @ Irving Arts Center
This multi-arts camp features a mixed media exploration of the earth’s layers. Low-relief sculpture and rock art, both 2D and 3D are offered. Campers will create recycled costumes inspired by rock stars throughout the decades, and travel even further back through time to meet the Flintstones with drawing and cartooning fun.
The second of three Teen Scene camps includes kiragami/paper cutting, printmaking, mixed media sculpture and faux cave painting. Half-day morning or afternoon options are available.
July 28, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Suite 200
A bonus Family Funday featuring rocking art projects will be offered concurrent to the opening reception and awards ceremony for the 19th Annual Art Connection Members Show. A closing reception for the Brett Dyer exhibition also will be offered at this time.
July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019 @ Irving Arts Center
The first of two theater camps led by actor/educators from Compass Creative Dramatics is a Script Development Residency. Campers will be led through the building process of a new play with scene writing, choreographing, costume design and a focus on the art of adaptation. The week culminates in a student-driven showcase of their creations from throughout the week.
6:30 p.m. | Aug. 2 | Student Showcase Performance
July 29, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Senter Park Recreation Center
KIB Mascots Kirby, Buddy and litter bug help teach summer campers about the importance of taking care of our environment.
July 22, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
Do you enjoy adult coloring? If so, come chill with us. Enjoy soothing music while exploring the joy of coloring. All supplies provided. No children, please.
July 23, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ West Irving Library Storytime Room
Feeling stressed? Find peace within, learn to meditate and find balance with guided meditation. This free program is presented by DFW Sahaja Yoga Meditation.
July 23, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
Manticores, ravennas, and basilisks, oh my! This month, we'll discuss books with all sorts of mythical creatures. If you enjoy science fiction or fantasy, from space opera to high fantasy, steampunk to just plain weird, then join us for book talk with Unicorns in Space.
July 25, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ East Branch Library
Make your own celestial-themed coaster! Supplies are provided.
July 27, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room
Need some dedicated time to get organized? Plan On It is a monthly meetup group where you can schedule out your month with others and share ideas and techniques. Basic supplies are provided or you can bring your own. Each member must have their own planner or bullet journal. The group meets on the last Saturday of the month and is open to adults and teens.
July 27, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes or cooking techniques? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes? Then hang onto your spatula! We pick the cookbook, you choose and make a recipe, then we all partake. You don’t have to be a gourmet chef to participate. Novices have the chance to learn from more experienced cooks, and the experienced cooks will have a chance to show off and share their amazing skills.July's featured cookbook is Dinner For Everyone: 100 Iconic Dishes Made 3 Ways – Easy, Vegan, or Perfect for Company by Mark Bittman. Stop by the Valley Ranch Library Reference Desk to register for the book club and pick your recipe.This program is intended for patrons 18 and older. No children, please.
July 27, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
See Five Feet Apart on the big screen. Two teenagers fall in love, and deal with restrictions from their illnesses forbidding them any close contact (rated PG-13).
July 29, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ South Irving Library Meeting Room #1
In honor of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, this informal book club will discuss books that have sent you out of this world or inspired you to dream big.
July 29, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
July 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ West Irving Library Storytime Room
July 26, 2019, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room
In a galaxy far, far away… young Padawans gather to learn the ways of the Jedi. Test your skills, earn your place in the Jedi Order, and join us for games, crafts, and a movie screening.
July 30, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ South Irving Library
Join us for an evening with guest authors Rhoda Belleza, Rachel Caine, Hafsah Faizal, Katharine McGee, and Ashley Poston as they discuss their latest books. Audience Q&A, book sales and author signings to follow. Open to all ages. For more information, call (972) 721-2606.
July 22, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
Families are invited to watch A Dog's Purpose! Rated PG.
July 22, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ East Branch Library
Learn about amazing animals when they visit the library!
July 23, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
Join the fun at this interactive puppet show. All ages.
July 24, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
Listen to a performance and a story, and get up close to musical instruments during the petting zoo. Grades K-5.
July 24, 2019, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area
Create a hover craft and see how it works! Ages 10 and up.
July 25, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room
Snakes and lizards and bugs, oh my! Get up close with over 30 reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates as we welcome Creepy Critters to the library.
July 27, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
Come early for a front row seat! A baby elephant with oversized ears becomes a high-flying star and must help save his circus (rated PG).
July 27, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ East Branch Library Program Room
A baby elephant with oversized ears becomes a high-flying star and must help save his circus. Rated PG. Ages 10 and up.
July 29, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
Families are invited to watch Dumbo! A baby elephant with oversized ears becomes a high-flying star and must help save his circus (rated PG).
July 29, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ East Branch Library
Kids will have a stellar time at this magic show! Puppet aliens from all over the galaxy will recommend books and show how to tell the difference between sci-fi and science. In the grand finale, kids take part in a game to learn about the American flag on the moon.
July 30, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ South Irving Library Program Room
Let's close out the Summer Reading Challenge with a bang when the Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra brings KidsNotes to storytime! Join us for a story, performance and hands-on instrument petting zoo.
July 30, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
The annual competition is back! This summer, be ready to build your best spacecraft, rocket, or vehicle. Materials are provided.New this year: Preschool ages can compete in the block-building competition. No registration is required for this age group.For the following four age categories, registration is required and begins on Monday, July 1:Grades K-1.Grades 2-3.Grades 4-5.Grades 6 and up.
July 31, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
Puppets will present stories with an interstellar theme.
July 24, 2019, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM @ East Branch Library Program Room
July 25, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
Do you sing like Star-Lord or dance like Groot? Then you should join us in making your own "Guardians" night light and watching the movie! Light up your room or favorite spaces with images of your favorite Guardians.
July 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
Fill the skies with color as you create a galaxy with sponge painting. Materials provided. Grades 6-12.
July 30, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room
Join guest authors Rhoda Belleza, Rachel Caine, Hafsah Faizal, Katharine McGee, and Ashley Poston for an afternoon party full of snacks and out of this world crafts! Open to teens in grades 6-12.
July 22, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ First Floor Conference Room
July 22, 2019, 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM @ South Irving Library Board Room
July 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Innovation Center
July 25, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ First Floor City Council Conference Room
July 25, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ First Floor City Council Conference Room
July 29, 2019, 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM @ Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
July 31, 2019, All Day @ Hunter Ferrell Municipal Solid Waste Landfill
The Hunter Ferrell Landfill Scalehouse and Administration Complex opens at 9 a.m. the last Wednesday of each month to accommodate staff training.
July 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
This comprehensive presentation begins by discussing the appeal of observing and photographing wildlife. It covers how and why wildlife lives in the city, and then introduces the more interesting wildlife living within the area, starting with the familiar and moving on to the rare and unusual.
A brief overview of cameras and equipment best suited for wildlife photography is included. The presentation covers digital SLR cameras, suitable point-and-shoot cameras and trail cameras. It closes with a brief discussion about where and when to observe urban wildlife in the Dallas-Fort Worth region.