Scene from “The Matchmaker.”

09.10-09.23 JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL $10-$15 Witness the Jewish experience on screen during the Jewish Community Center’s 15th annual Jewish Film Festival, which features nine different movies at various theaters. Catch “The Matchmaker” at 7 p.m. Sept. 13 at Studio Movie Grill on Royal Lane. The dramedy takes place in 1968 northern Israel where a teenage boy begins working for a mysterious matchmaker who helps people with special needs find love. The film was nominated for seven Israeli Academy Awards. Other festival selections include comedies, a documentary and a political drama. A full schedule is available on the JCC website. 214.239.7115

09.04 LABOR DAY PICNIC FREE NorthPark Center and WRR Classical 101.1 host a Labor Day picnic at 6 p.m. in the mall’s CenterPark garden, including food and drinks for purchase. Live performances begin at 7 p.m. 8687 North Central, 214.363.7441

09.08 FASHION’S NIGHT OUT FREE NorthPark Center hosts a shopping extravaganza with make-up stations, in-store specials, fashion previews by big-name designers and live classical music. 8687 N. Central, 214.363.7441

09.11 GARDENING 101 $60-$65 North Haven Gardens hosts an 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. beginner class on Texas gardening that covers planting, maintenance, soil amendments and more. 7700 Northaven, 214.363.5316

09.16 THE SHERPAS $15-$18 Uncle Calvin’s Coffeehouse presents The Sherpas in concert at 8 p.m. The trio won the prestigious Kerrville New Folk competition in 1993. 9555 N. Central, 214.363.0044


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