4 things to do in Lewisville and Flower Mound this weekend, Nov. 10-12

Dorothy's Dash will be held this Saturday in Flower Mound.

Dorothy's Dash will be held this Saturday in Flower Mound.

From star gazing at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area to a 5K race in Flower Mound, there are several family events happening this weekend.


Relay run commemorates veterans in Flower Mound
Throughout the day participants commemorate veterans and their service
by carrying an American ag on a route around town. The Veterans Day Relay Run ends with a post-event celebration at the Community Activity Center. 8 a.m. (run starts), 5 p.m. (post-run celebration). Free. 972-874-6279. www. flower-mound.com

Dorothy's Dash
Walk or run a 5K commemorating former town of Flower Mound employee, Dorothy Walkup, who lost her battle with Multiple Sclerosis in 2004. All proceeds benefit the North Texas Chapter of Multiple Sclerosis Society. Participants receive a commemorative T-shirt. 8:30 a.m.-noon. $20. 2701 W. Windsor Drive,
Flower Mound. 972-874-6110. www.flower-mound.com/dorothysdash

Stars on the Prairie
Trek to Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area’s prairie restoration area to view the wonders of the night sky. Emphasis is on viewing with naked-eyes and binoculars. This event is for ages 5 and up. If the sky is cloudy, a night hike takes place instead. Participants must register by 11 a.m. Friday. 5:30-7:30 p.m. $10. Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area, 201 E. Jones Street
Lewisville. https://www.llela.org/explore/guided-activities/stars-on-the-prairie

Lewisville Civic Chorale's Fall Concert
Conductor Lewis Worthington and the Chorale presents America's Musical Landscape V. 3 p.m. $5 (students), $10 (senior citizens), $15 (adults), $30 (family). Two adult or senior tickets will admit a family of any size. Also, tickets may be purchased at a discount, in advance, from any chorus member. The Episcopal Church of the Annunciation, 602 N. Old Orchard Lane, Lewisville. www.facebook.com/LewisvilleCivicChorale/

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.