1102 Easton Rd.

1102 Easton Rd.

April 23-24


White Rock Home Tour

You have an entire weekend to peruse the modern homes featured on this annual tour, Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. As always, ticket sales benefit Hexter Elementary.

Various locations, whiterockhometour.org, $15 in advance or $20 at the door

April 2

Jamming with Jason


Jason Michael is famous for singing the “Clifford the Big Red Dog” TV theme song, but he’s also an accomplished rhythm and blues musician. That means adults and children alike will probably enjoy his 11 a.m. musical story time at NorthPark Center.

Bookmarks in NorthPark Center, 8687 N. Central Expressway, 214.671.1381, northparkcenter.com, free

April 8-9


“Fly Babies”


Wingspan Theatre Company hosts staged readings of Rusty Harding’s new play, “Fly Babies” on April 8 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. The script focuses on the lives of four young Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) during World War II.

The Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther, wingspantheatre.com, 214.675.6573, $10

April 9

Tour En Blanc: LHAECPTA Home Tour

The Lake Highlands Area Early Childhood PTA (LHAECPTA) invites you to step inside five neighborhood homes with white facades this month. Tours begin at 9 a.m. When you’re through checking out the abodes at noon, head to the Kaycee Club for a luncheon and live auction.

Various locations, lhaecpta.org, $35

April 29-May 22


“The BFG”

Dallas Children’s Theater brings Roald Dahl’s novel “The BFG” (Big Friendly Giant) to life this month. Though he looks scary, this giant has a heart of gold and hopes to give his kind a better rap.


Dallas Children’s Theater, 5938 Skillman, 214.740.0051,dct.org, $22-26

April 30


Run the Highlands

Proceeds from this annual 5k benefit the Lake Highlands Junior Women’s League. Arrive at 8:15 a.m. for Jazzercise warm up and stick around after the race for a carnival. There’ll be bounce houses, balloon animals, an airbrush tattoo artist and more.

Lake Highlands High School, 9449 Church, lhjwl.org, $30 for adults who register before

April 17 Through April 10


Dallas Blooms


You have until April 10 to check out the spring-blossoming bulbs at the Dallas Arboretum. There are more than 500,000, so if you’re into extravagance, this isn’t something to miss.


Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road, dallasarboretum.org, 214.515.6500, $10-$15, plus $15 on-site parking

Through April 15


Tax assistance
Taxes are due April 15.

Need help? AARP Tax-Aide and the IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program will be at the Audelia Library on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Don’t forget to bring your W-2, a photo I.D., last year’s tax return and Social Security cards for all dependents.

Audelia Library, 10045 Audelia Road, dallaslibrary.org, 214.670.1350, free

Through April 30


Silent Witness


Kathleen Wilke’s photographs of White Rock Lake are on display at the Bath House Cultural Center until April 30. You’ll recognize the scenery, but not the perspective.

Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther, 214.670.8749, bathhousecultural.com, free


April 15-May 1


“Balloonacy”


This play might not have words, but it has plenty of action. Follow the adventures of an elderly man and his red balloon at the Dallas Children’s Theater. Audience participation is strongly encouraged.

Dallas Children’s Theater, 5938 Skillman, 214.740.0051, dct.org, $14