A howling good time
Make plans with the kids to head over to the Haltom City Public Library this Thursday, Oct. 31, for its Hoooowling Halloween event. It includes story time, tasty treats and a puppet show. Kids are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costume. The event is 6:30-8 p.m. and free. The library is at 4809 Haltom Road, Haltom City, 817-222-7787.
The Dallas Mavericks open the regular season against the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, Oct. 30. Tickets to the game, at 7:30 p.m. at the American Airlines Center, start at $11.20. They can be purchased online, by phone or at the AAC box office. 2500 Victory Ave., Dallas, 214-747-6287; www.mavs.com.
— Courtney Ortega