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June 26, 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
211 E Pleasant Run Road
DeSoto, TX 75115
Summer Reading Club Special Monday Events
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Dallas Symphony Orchestra Musical Petting Zoo

Monday, June 26, 2023

June 26th: DSO Musical "Petting Zoo"

No animals here... It's a musical extravaganza! 

On June 26th @ 2:00 PM, the Desoto Public Library is excited to host the Dallas Symphony Orchestra for a “Musical Petting Zoo!” The DSO will bring an orchestra of instruments for kids to touch & explore up close. 

  • This program is free and open to all ages. 
  • No registration required.

Every Monday at 2:00 pm will be a different family program for the 2023 Mayor’s Summer Reading Club. 

2023 Summer Reading Club Monday Special Guests

Join us on Mondays for our Summer Reading Club Special Guests!

  1. Monday, June 12th: Touch-a-Truck
    Ever wanted to jump into a fire truck, beep the horn of semi, crawl into a Humvee, or stand in a cherry picker? Now is your chance. Get up close & personal with various types of work trucks! This event will be behind the library along the north side back driveway.
  2. Monday, June 26th: DSO Musical "Petting Zoo"
    No animals here... It's a musical extravaganza! The Dallas Symphony Orchestra will bring an orchestra of instruments for kids to touch & explore up close.
  3. Monday, July 3rd: African American Museum Presents...
    Dr. W. Marvin Dulaney will share the fascinating history of the African American Museum of Dallas & discuss several of it's popular exhibits with slides, artifacts, & brochures.
  4. Monday, July 10th: Bubble Show
    Children's Entertainer Brett Roberts, bubble extraordinaire, will WOW kids & parents alike with his scientific explorations into BUBBLES!
  5. Monday, July 17th: Puppet Show
    Ms. Linda Lee & her puppet, "Ms. Barbara" of the DeSoto Artist Lab will perform a singing & ventriloquist act about knowing one's self & potential.
  6. Monday, July 24th: Bonton Farms
    Is it a farm... or is it a community?? Why not both?  Find out about this innovative urban farm bringing southern Dallas together. Oh... and they are bringing live farm animals too!
  7. Monday, July 31st: Summer Showcase
    Tweens who where part of the "Mindfulness & Movement" Classes and the "Latin Dance" Classes will show off their new skills with several performances!

For more information visit the library webpage or call 972-230-9666.

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