Plano North May 2021


May & June events

COMPILED BY ERICK PIRAYESH MAY 08 THROUGHAUG. 07 JERRY DODD EXHIBIT: ART CENTRE OF PLANO Jerry Dodd’s outdoor steel sculpture exhibit at the Art Centre of Plano will be expanding to include indoor pieces such as wall hangings, collages and digital prints. The art will be on display through early August. The sculptor from Commerce said he welds together steel structures to create unique outdoor art installations that are weather resistant and painted to add color. The Art Centre is open Tuesdays through Saturdays. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. 902 E. 16th St., Plano. 972-423-7809. 22 PLANO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, AN AMERICAN ICON: THE MUSIC OF JOHN WILLIAMS The Plano Symphony Orchestra will be streaming a live performance of “An American Icon: The Music of John Williams” from the Christ United Methodist Church in Plano. Led by Maestro Hector Guzman, the show will feature works from renowned composer John Williams, who created the musical scores to many iconic lms. Tickets can be purchased until May 26. 8 p.m. $25. Virtual event. 972-473-7262. 31 THE TEXAS POOL MEMORIAL DAY EVENT The Texas Pool will open for the summer May 31 with a national moment of remembrance in honor of Memorial Day. Reigning Mrs. America Brooklyn Rivera will sing the national anthem at the event. $10 (visitor admission), $100-$350 (annual membership). Noon-6 p.m. 901 Springbrook Drive, Plano. 972-881-8392. JUNE 03 COURTYARD TEXAS MUSIC SERIES The Courtyard Texas Music Series is returning to Plano. Its rst show will be headlined by prominent singer- songwriter David Lee Murphy. Tickets can be purchased online or by phone. 7:30 p.m. $30. 1509 H Ave., Plano. 972-941-5613. 05 HOLISTIC HEALTH FESTIVAL OF LIFE AND WELLNESS The Plano Event Center is hosting the Holistic Health Festival of Life and Wellness. The festival will include several specialists who practice various holistic lifestyles including yoga, meditation and herbal nutrition. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano. 06 PLANO FAMILY EXPO The Plano Family Expo is returning to the Plano Event Center with

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its annual summer family fun event. The expo will be in person and include a variety of family activities, stage performances and local vendors. 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Prices TBD. 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano. 972-750-1419. 11 THROUGH 27 ART CENTRE THEATRE: ‘THEWIZARDOF OZ’ Beginning in June, the Plano Art Centre Theatre will be performing its version of “The Wizard of Oz.” Dorothy must follow the yellow brick road to nd the wizard in this family-friendly classic. 7:30 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.) 3:30 p.m. (Sun.) $15 online. $20 at the door. 1400 Summit Ave., Ste. E, Plano. 972-881-3228. 12 DOWNTOWN PLANO MARGARITAS WALK A margarita walk and tasting will be held downtown in support of the Plano Arts and Heritage Foundation. There will be 15 stations set up inside various shops in the Plano Arts District that will provide several dierent margarita- avored tasters. Must be age 21 and up. Tickets can be purchased online. Noon-6 p.m. $30. 1013 E. 15th St., Plano. The Dallas-based Taylor Swift tribute band Reputation will be performing at Legacy Hall in Plano. The band will perform at the hall’s outdoor venue, the Box Garden. Reputation is comprised of ve members and led by singer-songwriter Lauren Corzine. Tickets can be purchased only online. 8 p.m. $5-$260. 7800 Windrose Ave., Plano. 972-846-4255 (Courtesy Reputation)

We are pleased to announce the Grand Opening of our Plano campuses! Open House: Saturday, May 22 (10 a.m.–3 p.m.)

Challenger School offers uniquely fun and academic classes for preschool to eighth-grade students. Our students learn to think for themselves and to value independence. The results are unmatched at any price! Legacy (PS–K) (469) 573-0077

6700 Communications Parkway, Plano Independence (PS–K) (469) 642-2000 10145 Independence Parkway, Plano

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