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
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
Through April 30
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.
April 15-May 1
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.