Take your dog on an adventure

What: The George W. Bush Presidential Center hosts “Tails on the Trail” at the 15-acre Native Texas Park. Expect guided tours with bio-facts on native Texas animals with Dallas Zoo and more. Other partners include Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center and Trinity River Audubon Center. Want to know about Bush’s dogs? Click here.

When: Sept. 28; guided nature walks are at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Where: 2943 SMU Boulevard.

More info: free. Lucky Dog Barkery will be onsite with their Divco Milk Truck handing out frozen yogurt cups for the dogs, along with giveaways from Barking Hound Village “Central”, and Starbucks’ puppuccinos.


Northaven Trail movie night

What: Bring a picnic for dinner to see “Paddington 2.” Dessert will be supplied by sponsors Corner Bakery and Shake Shack.

When: Saturday, Sept. 29, 7:30 p.m.

Where: 10932 Edgemere Road

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NorthPark’s Pop Up Project

What: We all know that NorthPark Center is an art museum as well as a shopping destination, and now the center’s new Pop Up Project gives us more reason to bring the kids to appreciate local artists.

Where: NorthPark Center

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Meet Chef Bobby Flay

What: Bobby Flay introduces and signs his new cookbook, “Bobby at Home.”

When: Sunday, Sept. 30, 1-3 p.m.

Where: Williams-Sonoma, NorthPark Center

More info: $35.20.

Annual National Night Out Block Party

What: Vickery Place’s Annual National Night Out (NNO) Against Crime block party. Listen to the music, grab a bite to eat from Walt Garrison BBQ Food Truck or Ruthie’s Rolling Cafe, wet your whistle with Lakewood Brewery,  satisfy your sweet tooth with Wackym’s Cookies or Pop Star Popsicles.  There will also be face painting, raffle prize and more.

When: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 6-8:30 p.m.

Where: 2600 Glencoe, between Miller & Willis Avenues

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