June 1-29
Cool Thursdays
Hear cover bands pay tribute to famous artists from Dave Matthews Band to Fleetwood Mac at an outdoor concert every Thursday at 7 p.m.  Performances will be moved indoors to Rosine Hall if Mother Nature is uncooperative.
Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road, 214.515.6615, dallasarboretum.org, $10-$28

June 2-30
Friday night films
Bring a blanket to the Shops at Park Lane every Friday for an outdoor movie. The films shown throughout June include “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” and “Grease.”
The Shops at Park Lane, 8020 Park Lane, shopsatparklane.com, free

June 3, 10, 17, 24
Fresh finds
Purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at White Rock Market, open every Saturday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. The market also offers specialty items, arts and crafts.
Lake Pointe Church, 9150 Garland Road, goodlocalmarket.org, free

June 3
Summer reading celebration
The library is kicking off the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge with games, crafts and a balloon artist from 2-4 p.m. The reading challenge and event series was established to help children continue learning throughout the summer.
Audelia Road Library, 10045 Audelia Road, 214.670.1350, dallaslibrary2.org, free

June 17
Father’s Day storytime
Celebrate Father’s Day with Marjorie Blain Parker’s “When Dads Don’t Grow Up,” which highlights the zany antics of four fathers and their children. Storytime starts at 11 a.m. and families can stick around for activities afterward.
Barnes & Noble, 770 W. Northwest Highway, suite 300, 214.739.1124, stores.barnesandnoble.com, free

June 23-July 29
‘Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters’
The Zimbabwe-based tale revolves around a villager’s two daughters, who are polar opposites. The production features traditional dancing and African music.
Dallas Children’s Theater, 5938 Skillman St., 214.978.0110, dct.org, $17-$30

June 29-Aug. 19
‘Star Trip’
Watch Captain Kurt and Smok as they attempt to stop Darkness from taking over the universe. This satirical performance pokes fun at sci-fi television shows.
Pocket Sandwich Theater, 5400 E. Mockingbird Lane, 214.821.1860, pocketsandwich.com, $10-$25