December 19, 2019
DeSoto Public Library
November 2, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ The 5K begins and ends at the DeSoto Outdoor Amphitheater behind the DeSoto Library. 5K takes place on the Roy Orr Trail.
City of DeSoto's Veterans Affairs Committee presents the DeSoto Vet Fest 5K and Appreciation Event. DeSoto is a Veteran Friendly City and we love our Veterans and appreciate the sacrifices made by them and their families for our freedom. On November 2nd, we want to honor and celebrate our Veterans and have some fun too. Veterans are invited to register to participate in the Vet Fest 5K at no cost. Others can participate for $15. Your registration includes a race T-shirt. Proceeds from race entry fees will benefit DeSoto's Veteran Friendly Business program.
The DeSoto Vet Fest 5K will take off from the outdoor amphitheater at DeSoto Town Center, 211 E. Pleasant Run Road and follow Ten Mile Creek along the scenic Roy Orr Trail. The 5K will end back at the amphitheater where participants will enjoy live entertainment and can browse vendor booths providing information specific to benefits and services available for Veterans.
November 2, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ DeSoto Public Library (Youth Area)
This is an all volunteer program where teen volunteers from the community will read with a buddy (child) for 45 minutes and do enrichment activities for the last 15 minutes. The program is open to children ages 4 to 11. Space is limited and on a first come first served basis. Please don't delay to sign up your child. NOTE: Parent must stay in library during the program. Drop-off is NOT allowed.
November 2, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ DeSoto Public Library (Youth Area)
Weekend fun for the whole family! Starting in October, the library will offer free children's activities, such as crafts, stories, projects, and more every Saturday!