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Rose Festival at Calloway’s

13 Apr

From www.calloways.com:

Take time to smell the roses and celebrate America’s most loved flower at the Calloway’s and Cornelius Rose Festival!

The first all-day Rose Festival will be held at select Calloway’s locations in Arlington, Hurst, Plano and Houston on April 16, 2011.  Stores open at 9 a.m., and the fun-filled, educational day will include the widest variety of rose selections that the company has ever ordered including our featured roses.  Gardeners will have the opportunity to shop more than 150 rose varieties in the following types: Antique, English, Climbing, Groundcover, Floribunda, Grandiflora, Hybrid Tea and Shrub.

Additionally, rose experts will be on hand to answer questions about America’s favorite flower.  Jim Berry and Randy Erskine from J. Berry Nursery, Lothar Behnke from Weeks Roses and Calloway’s own Mike Becker, who is a certified Rosarian, will share their rose knowledge at a special rose clinic at 1 p.m. held at all four locations.  The rose experts will be available in the rose area to answer questions until 3 p.m.

The Rose Festival will take place at the following locations:

South Arlington, 4940 S. Cooper Street

Hurst, 760 Grapevine Hwy.

North Plano, 2460 State Hwy. 121

Houston, 2233 S. Voss Rd.


HONK! Junior at Artisan Center Theater

22 Mar

March 26 – April 23 at the Artisan Center Theater in Hurst, come check out HONK! Junior.  Showtimes are Tuesdays and Saturdays at 10 am.


Written by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe (dubbed “The brightest hopes for the future of the British musical” by The London Daily Telegraph), “Honk!” Junior is the story of Ugly, whose odd, gawky looks instantly incite prejudice from his family and neighbors. Separated from the farm and pursued by a hungry Cat, Ugly must find his way home. Along his rollicking and harrowing journey he not only discovers his true beauty and glorious destiny, but also finds love and acceptance in all its forms.

For more information or to buy tickets, click here.

Puss ‘n Boots at the Artisan Center Theater

25 Jan

The Artisan Center Theater in Hurst is presenting Puss ‘n Boots every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 am throughout the month of January.  Admission is $5 for all ages.


Loveable Simple can’t seem to do anything right, until he befriends a clever cat, Puss n Boots!  Join Simple and his cat, as they discover a lovely castle, defeat a dreadful ogre and help a clumsy princess find her true love.

For the Artisan Center Theater website, click here.  Coming in February – Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz!

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