Editor’s Picks of events for the week of Nov. 17 – 24.
Thursday, Nov. 17
BEATS BY HER — 7 to 10 p.m. in the Foundation Room at the House of Blues, 2200 N. Lamar St., in Dallas. The inaugural event’s mission is to impact and inspire young, talented women who want to make a difference and follow their dreams in the Dallas music scene. Beats by Her is a campaign including interviews, photo shoots, and an opportunity for women to perform on stage. Tickets are $30. For more information, visit the event page.
Friday, Nov. 18
GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK: OPEN COWORKING AT THE GROVE — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Saturday at The Grove, Dallas Coworking, 501 Elm St., Suite 450, in Dallas. The Grove is offering free coworking through Saturday in recognition of Global Entrepreneurship Week. For more information and to register, visit the event page.
Saturday, Nov. 19
AUTHOR ADRIAN TINNISWOOD AT THE ARBORETUM — 10 a.m. at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road, in Dallas. During this event, British author and historian, Adrian Tinniswood, will discuss his novel, The Long Weekend: Life in the English Country House, 1918-1939. The lecture is free with $15 arboretum admission. For more information and to register, visit the event page.
Sunday, Nov. 20
FIRED ARTS: HANDBUILDING POTTERY — 2 to 5 p.m. at Dallas Makerspace, 1825 Monetary Lane, Suite 104, in Carrollton. At this free event, the three basics of hand pottery including pinch pots, coil building, and slab building will be taught. For more information and to register, visit the event page.
Monday, Nov. 21
FALL MAKER CAMPS — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 21-23 and Nov. 25 at The Grove, Dallas, 501 Elm St., Suite 450, in Dallas. These day camps will offer various activities ranging from robotics and art to electronics and coding. Kids ages 7-12 will learn how to construct circuits, solder, and build an original electronic creation to take home. Costs are $20-$60. For more information and to register, visit the event page.
Tuesday, Nov. 22
HACKERNEST DALLAS-FORT WORTH NOVEMBER TECH SOCIAL — 6 to 9 p.m. at Genius Den
3106 Commerce St., in Dallas. This free event is for people who want to connect with the tech community. For more information, visit the website.
Wednesday, Nov. 23
PHILOSOPHY MEET UP — 7 to 10 p.m. at Dallas Makerspace, 1825 Monetary Lane, Suite 104, in Carrollton. This free event features a philosophical discussion on topics related to life, the universe, and a little bit of everything. For more information, visit the website.
Thursday, Nov. 24
PRAIRIE LIGHTS — 6 to 9 p.m. at Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, in Grand Prairie. Drive through a 2-mile path featuring four million lights. There will also be a Holiday Village with Santa, the all-new indoor laser show, and the Holiday Magic Lighted Walk -Through Forest. Tickets start at $25. For more information, visit the event page.
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