October 17, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ courtyard area
October 20, 2018, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Workshop sponsored by the Dallas Area Writers Group designed to teach participants:
How to get writing off to the right start.
How to create a great setting.
How to self-edit to avoid rejection.
How to publish sucessfully
Special presentations by Stephen Fraser, Sarah LaPolla, Brian W. Smith and Arianne, "Tex" Thompson.
October 20, 2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
October 20, 2018, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
An informative awareness event with resources for families and communities.
October 27, 2018, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In an ongoing effort to provide diverse entertainment opportunities for our residents and visitors, the DeSoto Arts Commission is pleased to host a benefit performance of Pépito presented by the Dallas Opera at the DeSoto Corner Theater located at 211 E. Pleasant Run Road, DeSoto, Texas on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 2pm.
Local inn hostess, Manuelita, has rejected the advances of rival, Vertigo, and her childhood friend, Miguel. Impressed by her loyalty to her fiancé, Pépito, Miguel agrees to take his place in the military so the couple can marry. However, a letter from Pépito presents stunning news for both Manuelita and Miguel! Learn who finally gets the girl in The Dallas Opera Performing Edition of Offenbach’s charming, one-act comedy. English Translation by Mary Dibbern. Based on the integral edition of the opera by Michael Kaye, sung in English.
Tickets for this benefit performance are $5 for Adult General Admission. Students are free.
October 28, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Outdoor Amphitheater behind the DeSoto Public Library
October 31, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM