5 things to do in the month of July in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village

Ducks are placed into heats and race against each other along the lazy river.

Ducks are placed into heats and race against each other along the lazy river.

Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the month of July.

July 11
HarpEssence performs at Flower Mound library
HarpEssence, an ensemble of four concert grand harps, performs a concert. This program includes music from classical to modern. 7 p.m. Free. 3030 Broadmoor Lane, Flower Mound. 972-874-6165.

July 19
Keep Lewisville Beautiful teaches class on weeds
In this class learn the best approach to managing weeds effectively without the overuse of chemicals and time. 6-7 p.m. Free. MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville. 972-538-5949.

July 21
The Bamboo Boat to play at Highland Village park
The event features The Bamboo Boat Band, which plays Caribbean music and Jimmy Buffet. The concert begins at sunset. 7 p.m. Free. Doubletree Ranch Park, 310 Highland Village Road, Highland Village. 972-317-7430.

July 21
Race a rubber duck at Sun Valley Aquatic Center
Purchase a duck from Memorial Park or Frederick P. Herring Recreation Center, decorate it and bring it back to the center by July 18. The deadline for duck purchases is July 13. Ducks are placed randomly into heats and race against each other along the lazy river. A lunch is provided. Registration is required.
10 a.m. $6 per duck includes admission for one person, and a $3 entrance fee is required for those not in the race.
Sun Valley Aquatic Center, 801 S. Valley Parkway, Lewisville. 972-219-3400.

July 24
Listen to Motown music at Wayne Ferguson Plaza
The opening act, Fingerprints, takes the stage at 7 p.m., followed by the headliner at 8 p.m., Motown band Memphis Soul. Free. Wayne Ferguson Plaza, 150 W. Church St., Lewisville. 972-219-3401.

By Sherelle Black
Sherelle joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2014 as a reporter for the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. She was promoted in 2015 to editor of the GCS edition. In August 2017, Sherelle became the editor of the Lewisville/Flower Mound/Highland Village edition. Sherelle covers transportation, economic development, education and features.