Arts and Entertainment Calendar

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  1. Saturday, January 14
    • “Portraits of Freedom” - 9 a.m.-8 p.m. thru April 16, Dupree Lobby
    • MLK Parade – 9 a.m., Carrollton City Hall
    • Family Winter Games -10 a.m., Lee Park Recreation Center
    • Free Rabies Vaccinations, Microchipping for Pets of Irving Residents – 10 a.m.-Noon, Vaccination Clinic
    • Frisco Starfest – 6 p.m., Frisco Commons Park, Frisco
    Sunday, January 15
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Observance - 6 p.m., Irving Arts Center
    • America’s Defender Foundation presents “Support The Wounded” – 8 p.m., Hyena’s Comedy, Plano
    Monday, January 16
    • 35th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration – 10 a.m. MLK Day Parade, Fair Park, Dallas 
    • Dora Joyner MLK Spaghetti Luncheon – 11:30 a.m., Georgia Farrow Recreation Center
    • MLK Day Family Movie: “Watsons go to Birmingham” – 2:30 p.m., Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
    • Color Me Calm – 7 p.m., Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room 
    Tuesday, January 17
    • “Another Man’s Treasure” – Noon, thru January 28, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas
    • Craft Like Crazy: Make it with Paper – 6:30-8:30 p.m., South Irving Library Meeting Room #3
    Wednesday, January 18
    • Family Movie: “Beauty and the Beast” – 4:30 p.m., East Branch Library Storytime Area
    Thursday, January 19
    • FREE Third Thursday – 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Trinity River Audubon Center, Dallas
    • The Plight of the Monarch Butterfly and Other Pollinators – 6 p.m., Valley Ranch Library
    Friday, January 20
    • “Five Women Wearing The Same Dress” – 7:30 p.m. thru February 4, OPENS, Mainstage ILC, Dupree Theater
    • Football Challenge – 6:30 -8:30 p.m., Northwest Park Recreation Center
    • Night Hike on Campion Trail – 7 p.m., Location Provided Upon Registration
    • “Silent Sky” – 8 p.m. thru February 12, Water Tower Theatre, Addison
    Saturday, January 21
    • Irving’s Got Talent Auditions – 10 a.m., Carpenter Performance Hall
    • “Passport to Asia: Celebrating the Chinese New Year” –10 a.m., Mustang Park Recreation Center
    • Dallas Area Train Show 2017 – 10 a.m.-5 p.m. thru January 22, Plano Centre, Plano
    • Magic Moments: Motown Tribute – 7:30 p.m., Arlington Music Hall, Arlington 
    • Konstantine Valianatos, Piano – 8 p.m. Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra, Carpenter Performance Hall 
    Sunday, January 22
    • Bolshoi Ballet: “The Sleeping Beauty” – 11:55 a.m. thru January 24, Angelika Film Center &Café, Plano
    • “Jackie Robinson: Everybody’s Hero” – 2:30 p.m., Irving Arts Center, Carpenter Performance Hall
    Monday, January 23
    • Family Storytime – 6:45 p.m. thru February 27, First Floor Program Room, Richardson Library Children’s department
    • World’s Original Indoor Rodeo – 7:30 p.m., Coliseum, Downtown Fort Worth 
    Tuesday, January 24
    • 2017 State of the City – 6-10 p.m., Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
    • Try It Tuesday: Latin Dancing – 6:30 p.m., Main Library, Grand Prairie 
    Wednesday, January 25
    • Fort Worth Herd Cattle Drive – 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Stockyards National Historic District
    Thursday, January 26
    • Red Cross Lifeguard Class – 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m. thru January 29, North Lake Aquatic Center
    • “Mame” (Concert Version) – 2:30 & 7:30 p.m., thru January 29, Lyric Stage, Carpenter Performance Hall
    • Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds – 7 p.m., Verizon Theatre, Grand Prairie 
    Friday, January 27
    • Friday at the Movies – 9:15-11:30 a.m., Heritage Senior Center
    • Craftworks: Stray Sock Snowman – 1-3 p.m., West Irving Library Meeting Room
    • Family Play Day – 7-9 p.m., Senter Park Recreation Center