Here are 10 events happening in Richardson in May to check out.

Musica Nova: An Evening of Bach, Mozart & Brahms

Students from The University of Texas at Dallas’s Advanced and Chamber Music Ensemble will perform with faculty and other professional musicians.'Our Town'

The Core Theatre is performing “Our Town,” an award-winning play that follows two small town families over a 12-year period.Garden Festival and Tour

The Richardson Woman’s Club is hosting a garden festival and tour featuring seminars with garden experts, vendors selling gifts, plants and baked goods, and garden tours that will take place in separate locations.
  • May 4, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • $25 admission; $15 for boxed lunch
  • Richardson Woman’s Club Estate, 2005 N. Cliffe Drive, Richardson
Cottonwood Art Festival

The semiannual art festival is returning to Cottonwood Park to showcase several local and national artists. According to its website, the festival will offer food and drinks, in addition to two stages featuring live music throughout the weekend.Dewey Knit? Knitting Group

Knitters of all ages and skill levels are invited to attend this gathering of knitting enthusiasts.Droids and Druids Book Club

The book club, which is for adults and teens, is dedicated to reading and discussing science fiction and fantasy novels. The club regularly meets on the second Tuesday of each month, and each meeting has a theme.Painting with a Twist: A Mother’s Heart

Painting with a Twist is hosting a guided painting day meant to celebrate mothers. The class is for anyone 12 years of age and up.Romantic Interludes Book Club

This book club is made for romance readers. Attendees read and discuss romance novels every month. Each meeting is centered around a certain theme, such as stories revolving around enemies who fall in love or books that are the first in a series.Richardson Woman’s Club 17th annual Golf Tournament

The Richardson Woman’s Club is hosting its annual golf tournament fundraiser benefiting several local nonprofit organizations and student scholarships. The event will also feature a silent auction, dinner and award ceremony.'Lost in Yonkers'

The Richardson Theatre Center will perform this coming-of-age story about two brothers who learn about responsibility and the importance of family.