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What’s Going On In Grand Prairie?

patelartscraftsAt Active Dental, we like to take time in our blog to remind our readers and patients about everything happening in their community. This week, we will focus on local events taking place in Grand Prairie. There is fun for the entire family! We also want to remind you to be sure and schedule your first checkup and cleaning of 2016. We want you to enjoy a healthier and more beautiful smile this year.

Local Community Events

Teen Time: This event takes place at the Betty Warmack Library at 760 Bardin Rd. Grand Prairie, TX 75052. The events are for kids in grades 6-12. This week will include an advisory group on Tuesday from 4:30pm until 5:30pm and on Wednesday from 4:30pm until 5:30pm at the Shotwell Library there will be a tabletop game night. Teen Time may also consist of video games, crafts, books, and various programs designed to address common issues teens face.

Pre-K and Kinder Ready Storytime: Children between the ages of three and six can enjoy storytime at the Shotwell Library from noon until 12:45 on Wednesday, January 20th.

Waggin’ Wagon: On Saturday, January 23rd you can stop by the Prairie Paws Adoption Center’s mobile adoption center to meet and adopt a new furry companion.

Zumba: For people ages 16 and over looking to get in shape, Zumba classes will be held at the Betty Warmack Library (760 Bardin Rd.) on Thursday, January 21st from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. The class is free and led by Tena Pruitt from the Dalworth Recreation Center.

Arts & Craft Show: The Shotwell Life Center will host an Arts & Crafts show on Saturday, January 23rd from 11am until 3pm. The event takes place at 2750 Graham St and will feature arts and crafts available for purchase.

Pirates on the Prairies V: On Saturday, January 23rd the Uptown Theater (120 E. Main St.) will be hosting Pirates on the Prairie V. The show will feature The Bilge Pumps, Rum Fellows, Dr. Harmonious Scott, and lots of fun and music. Tickets for adults are $12 and $5 for kids ages 5 to 12. You can call 972-237-8786 or visit www.thebilgepumps.com for more information.


Dr. Kalpesh Patel, Dr. Jason Strickland, and the talented staff at Active Dental make every patient feel as though they are family. We want you to look forward to visiting our office. In addition to the highly-personalized treatment we provide, our office is also packed with amenities (like Netflix during your treatment!) and is designed with a strong focus on patient comfort. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Patel or Dr. Strickland, call Active Dental in Irving, TX today at 972-556-0600, or in Grand Prairie, TX at 972-606-2999.