Go fishing, listen to live music and more: Here are 6 events happening in Roanoke, Keller and northeast Fort Worth this June



June 6








Put your Best Paw Forward


Apollo Support & Rescue will hold its fourth annual Paws in the Park, featuring music, vendors, food, games and a 1.25-mile dog walk. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $25 (individuals), $45 (couples), $60 (families). The Parks at Town Center, 1100 Bear Creek Parkway, Keller. www.apollosupportandrescue.org





Listen to live music


Guests are invited to bring picnics, blankets and chairs and enjoy live music with the monthly Evenings on Oak Street Concert Series. Empty Pockets will  play new country, classic country, classic rock and other songs across a variety of genres. 7-8 p.m. Free admission. Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St., Roanoke. 817-491-8151. www.roanoketexas.com





June 10-11








Give your feedback


Keller ISD invites educators, students, parents and community members to attend a variety of workshops during its fourth annual Rock Rise UP Summit: Creating a Culture of Belonging. Topics covered will include social and emotional health for adults and students, cyber-safety and mental health education and support. The event will include a keynote by Meena Srinivasan, author of “Teach, Breathe, Learn.”  A Cultural Diversity Celebration will be held June 10 and feature performances, art, music and food from across the world. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. (June 10), 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (June 11). Free admission. Timber Creek High School, 12350 Timberland Blvd., Fort Worth. 817-744-1188. www.kellerisd.net/riseupsummit





June 11








Check out Keller restaurants


The Greater Keller Chamber of Commerce is hosting its inaugural Taste of Greater Keller Progressive Dinner. Guests will meet at the Keller Chamber office for drinks and then be driven to sample specialties at four Keller restaurants. Houlihan’s will offer an appetizer and specialty cocktail, DeVivo Bros. Eatery will feature an entrée, Cajun 2 Geaux will serve daiquiris, and Bakeology will have two desserts. 5-8:30 p.m. $50. Greater Keller Chamber of Commerce, 420 Johnson Road, Ste. 301, Keller. 817-431-2189. www.kellerchamber.com





June 15








Go Fishing


Anglers age 16 and younger are invited to bring their fishing gear and cast a line in the stock pond behind Keller Town Hall. Prizes will be awarded for largest fish, smallest fish, first fish caught and most fish caught. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. 9-11:30 a.m. Free admission. Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Parkway, Keller. 817-743-4050. www.cityofkeller.com





June 28








Grab a bite to eat


After grabbing a bite from Hook and Ladder, Super Sliders, Grub Burger and other food trucks, guests at Food Truck Fridays are encouraged to bring blankets, chairs and coolers to enjoy bounce houses, games and live music at Prairie Vista Park. Dogs on leashes are welcome. 6-9 p.m. Free admission. Prairie Vista Park, 9100 General Worth Drive, Fort Worth. 817-480-2037. www.victoryftw.com


By Korri Kezar
Korri Kezar graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2011 with a degree in journalism. She worked for Community Impact Newspaper's Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto edition for two years before moving to Dallas. Five years later, she returned to the company to launch Community Impact Newspaper's Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth edition, where she covers local government, development, transportation and a variety of other topics. She has also worked at the San Antonio Express-News, Austin-American Statesman and Dallas Business Journal.


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