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Posted on: July 30, 2018

The DeSoto Arts Commission presents: "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown"

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The DeSoto Arts Commission is pleased to host a benefit performance of the musical You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown presented by the SMU Meadows School of the Arts and directed by Sara Romersberger at the DeSoto Corner Theater located at 211 E. P...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Summer Concert Series

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Concert dates:

Forte Band - June 22nd at 8 pm

BIFF Band - July 27th at 8 pm

Robert Holbert Group - August 24th at 8pm

The Inspiration Band - September 28th at 8pm

Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy these free concerts under the stars in the Outdoor Amphitheater ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

STAR Transit Comes to DeSoto


STAR Transit 

For Immediate Release

Kim Britton, Chief Communications Officer469-474-2371,


STAR Transit continues to expand; adds fixed route and 

on demand services in DeSoto

DeSoto, TX –...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

Sign Up Here To Receive Emergency Alerts On Your Phone

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Follow this link to sign up for City of Desoto's Code Red Emergency Notification System

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Life Safety Awareness Program


If you are a resident of DeSoto, the Fire Department has initiated a Life Safety Awareness Program to proactively prevent fatalities by providing battery operated smoke detectors for residents who are elderly, handicapped or those having a demonstrated ne...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

National Senior Citizens Day Celebration

National Senior Citizens Day 2018

Calling all Senior Citizens...  The DeSoto Public Library wants to celebrate YOU! Join the library and enjoy a performance by the DeSoto Men's Choir and the DeSoto Steppers, (DeSoto Senior Activity Center's dance group.) The Men's Choir performan...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Adult Computer Classes

Computer Classes September 2018

Starting Saturday, September 8th, the DeSoto Public Library will be holding introductory computer classes taught by Mr. Atanas Hansen, a professor at the University of Texas at Dallas and the Dallas County Community College District.  Topics incl...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Observance of the Labor Day Holiday

Labor Day 2018

The DeSoto Public Library and Computer Lab will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in honor of the Labor Day Holiday. We will return to our regular hours on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Park Project Update


To get the latest update and insight on Park and Recreation projects, visit our page or subscribe to our newsletter. Each year the Parks Division dedicates time and resources to enhancing the DeSoto parks system. Through the City’s annual budget...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Latino Heritage Festival


Join us under the covered outdoor Amphitheater at the DeSoto Center as we enjoy the sounds of local and national Latin recording artists. Bring your lawn chairs and prepare for an evening full of live music, great food, a variety of vendors and fun for th...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Mature Adult Prom "Diamonds Are Forever"


The 2nd Annual Mature Adult Prom "Diamonds Are Forever" will be held on Friday, August 24th from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at the DeSoto Civic Center. This event is open to members ages 50 years and above. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For g...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

Wi-Fi Available at DeSoto Parks


Wi-Fi access is now available at all DeSoto Park locations. Having internet access will enable residents to stay better connected to family and friends, share park experiences and read e-books while enjoying open green spaces.

Connect to Spectrum WiFi:&...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Registration Open: Youth Football and Cheerleading


Registration at the DeSoto Recreation Center is scheduled to begin Monday, May 7. Ages 4-12 can register. The age is determined by how old the player will be on August 1, 2018 for B, C and Flag divisions and June 1, 2018 for the A division.

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Worship Arts Dance Class


A dance and movement class that incorporates the technique and the art of ballet, lyrical, modern, African, drama, music and more to develop and express the individuals intimate relationship with God.

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Volunteer DeSoto


Volunteers support the DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department in a variety of ways – at special events, through clerical office work, with education programs, and with environmental projects. Volunteers add new dimension, personality, and depth to our pro...

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