Contributor Judy Truesdell

Judy Truesdell

9 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Event
Jul 26

Harry Potter’s Birthday Party

Wylie's Smith Library is hosting a free celebration in honor of Harry Potter's birthday, with a costume contest, games, scavenger hunt, prizes, Sorting Hat, wands, owls, crafts, and more....
2:00pm
Kid Friendly Events
Event
Sep 21

WCPAAA Cops and Robbers Chase 5K and Fun Run

Run for it! The Wylie Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association hosts the WCPAAA Cops and Robbers Chase 5K and Fun Run Sept. 21. Register online at WylieTexas.gov before Sept....
8:30am
Sports
Event
Jun 29

Bluegrass on Ballard

Top bluegrass bands on stage in shady Olde City Park, 200-vehicle car show, 100 unique arts and crafts vendors, restaurants, food court and street vendors, chili cook-off, pony rides,...
10:00am
Music
Event
Jun 7

Summer Kickoff Party

Join the celebration! It's Wylie's Summer Kickoff Party, co-hosted by Smith Public Library and Wylie Recreation Center. Kids can jump in a bounce house, fly down an inflatable slide,...
9:00am
Family Events
Event
May 18

Genealogy Boot Camp

Discover tips and resources to help you research your family history. Sessions will focus on death and burial records, military records, understanding DNA test results, and more. Document scanning...
10:00am
Other
Event
May 13

Anime MeetUp

Fans of anime, manga, and Asian pop culture, age 18 and up, invited to join this group. May's meeting is a chat session; share your thoughts about what you've...
6:00pm
Entertainment
Event
May 10

Booked on Fridays

Adults 18 and up invited to bring a lunch or snack to enjoy good reads and conversation. Copies of May's featured book, "An American Marriage," by Tayari Jones, available...
12:00pm
Other
Event
Apr 15

(Sub)Urban Homesteading

Homesteading is the art of becoming self-sufficient on a property. This talk will cover the unique challenges and opportunities that suburban homesteading can bring, with specific focuses on keeping...
8:00am
Other
Event
May 5

Wylie 500 Pedal Car Races

Kids age 2 - 5 are invited to choose a pedal car provided by Wylie merchants and race 500 inches down Ballard Avenue in heats of six. Winners will...
1:00pm
Kid Friendly Events
Event
Mar 14

K-Pop Prom Comes to Wylie’s Smith Library

Do you secretly do BTS routines in front of your bedroom mirror? Do you already have tickets for Blackpink's world tour? Is your favorite cake Red Velvet? If so,...
3:00pm
Music
Event
Feb 18

Teen/Tween Poetry Cafe

Wylie's Smith Library invites creative kids in grades 4 - 12 to read their original poetry at showcase (not a competition). Hosted by SPL Teen Library Council, audience members...
5:00pm
Kid Friendly Events
Event
Feb 14

Teen Anti-Valentine’s Day Party

Sixth- through 12th-graders feeling lukewarm about Valentine's Day are invited to Wylie's Smith Library for an Anti-Valentine's Day Party, 6 to 7 p.m., Feb. 14. Jaded V-Day ex-pats will...
6:00pm
Kid Friendly Events
Event
Feb 6

Bandan Koro – Theater & History

Bandan Koro African Drum and Dance Ensemble presents theatrical selections of traditionally based West African percussion and dance, along with presentations of traditional folklore by way of the "griot,"...
6:30pm
Music
Event
Jan 26

Black Light Zumba Dance Party

Join the party as over 100 people take over the Wylie Rec gym, moving and glowing under black lights. Wear neon-colored or white clothing. Glow bracelets and neon air...
8:30pm
Music
Event
Dec 5

LEGO League

Kids in grades 1 - 4 are invited to show off their creativity and build around a different theme every month using the library's LEGO sets. Cooperation and building...
3:30pm
Kid Friendly Events
Event
Dec 1

Festival of Lights Tree Lighting

City of Wylie invites everyone to usher in the holiday season with the Festival of Lights Tree Lighting in Olde City Park. Bring the family to enjoy a visit...
5:00pm
Music
Event
Dec 2

Wylie’s P.O.L.I.C.E. Club Tourney Rescheduled

Wylie's P.O.L.I.C.E. Club (Practice of Leadership, Integrity, and Character Education) is hosting its second annual co-ed, slow-pitch softball tournament fundraiser Sunday, Dec. 2. The event was originally scheduled for...
9:00am
Sports
Event
Dec 8

Donuts with Santa

Wylie Parks and Rec hosts a kid-friendly breakfast with the jolly old elf and his team of helpers. Kids age 1 - 10 will enjoy crafts, treats, themed activities,...
8:30am
Kid Friendly Events
Event
Nov 30

P.O.L.I.C.E. Club Parents’ Night Out

The Wylie Practice of Leadership, Integrity, and Character Education Club is hosting its fourth annual Parents' Night Out. Parents are invited to drop their kindergarten through sixth-grade youngsters at...
6:00pm
Kid Friendly Events
Event
Dec 1

Wylie Arts Festival

Shop at over 140 vendors of fine art and handmade crafts, listen to sounds of the season, enjoy festive fair food. Kids' activities include inflatables, petting zoo, barrel train,...
10:00am
Retail / Shopping
Event
Oct 25

Night of Wonder

City of Wylie presents the fourth annual family-fun magic show, Night of Wonder, featuring award-winning illusionist, Trigg Watson. Trigg was the highest-scoring American magician at the World Magic Contest...
7:00pm
Family Events
Advertisement 1
Advertisement 2
Updated
View My List