7 things to do in Oak Cliff this July

JULY 14

Bastille Day

Celebrate all things French with Go Oak Cliff starting at 6 p.m. Wine, crepes and other treats will be available for purchase.

Bishop Arts District, 400 N. Bishop Drive, bishopartsdistrict.com, free

Photo by Danny Fulgencio

JULY 6

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Fossil fun

The library offers STEAM programming every Friday at 3 p.m. On July 6 kids ages 6-11 can learn about fossils and how to make their own. Free snacks.

North Oak Cliff Library, 302 W. Tenth, 214.670.7555, dallaslibrary.org, free

JULY 7 and 14

Safari Nights

Bring chairs and blankets to enjoy an outdoor concert at the zoo. Ice House performs July 7, and the O’s on July 14. The concerts are free with zoo admission and start at 7 p.m.

Dallas Zoo, 650 S. R.L. Thornton Freeway, dallaszoo.com, $12-$15

JULY 11

Lego day

Bring the whole family to build things with Legos from 3-4 p.m. 

Hampton-Illinois Library, 2951 S. Hampton Road, 214.670.7646, dallaslibrary.com, free.

JULY 16

Book club en español

This month’s installment of Spanish book club focuses on Fernanda Melchor’s “Aquí no es Miami.” The club meets at 7:30 p.m.

The Wild Detectives, 314 W. Eighth, thewilddetectives.com, $10

JULY 21

Doug Burr

This Denton-based singer/songwriter performs a backyard show starting at 7 p.m.

The Wild Detectives, 314 W. Eighth, thewilddetectives.com, $10

JULY 28

Lera Lynn

This Nashville-based singer/songwriter releases her duets album, “Plays Well with Others” on June 22. She lights up the Kessler starting at 8:30 p.m.

Kessler Theater, 1230 W. Davis, 214.272.8346, thekessler.org, $18+

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