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Weather Forecast for Allen

This Afternoon

Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 37. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight

A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

Wednesday

Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the evening.

Thursday

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday

Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday Night

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Windy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

Sunday

Sunny, with a high near 58.

Sunday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

Monday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

Allen News and Events

Public Art Committee

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
301 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
The Committee meets in the Parks and Recreation Conference Room.

Keep Allen Beautiful Board

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
The Board meets in the basement A conference room located in Allen City Hall.

Free Community CPR Class

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
900 S. Greenville Avenue
Allen, TX 75002
Description:
Learn how to perform CPR on adults, children and infants in this free class led by Allen Fire Department. Participants will experience interactive videos and hands-on training created by the American Heart Association. This Family and Friends CPR class is meant to empower citizens to save the life of a friend, family member or stranger; it does NOT provide official CPR Certification. Classes are free, but participants must register. Open to ages 10 and up. (Parent/guardian must accompany students under age 00.)

Planning and Zoning Commission

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013

Let's Talk Dewey Book Club

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
2nd Floor
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For February, the topic is humor (814-818, or biographies or memoirs of comedians). Feel free to ask a reference librarian for assistance. You're welcome to attend even you haven't had a chance to read a book.
Ages 18+

Craft: Book Quote Canvas

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
2nd Floor
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Create a mixed media canvas using old book pages, paints, a variety of fun embellishments and favorite book quotes! All supplies provided. Some quotes will be available, but feel free to bring your favorite book quote printed out for your canvas.
No registration; Ages 18+

Hands on Science

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Recommended for ages 5 - 12 in the Children's Program Room. Formulate and test your hypotheses with several hands-on science experiments!

Economic Development Corporation

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
900 W. Bethany Drive, Suite 280
Allen, TX 75013

Ladies Night Out Book Club

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
2nd Floor
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
We meet six times a year to discuss a variety of titles and to share our most recent favorite reads.

February's selection is: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng.
Ages 18+

How To Draw Cute Stuff

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For ages 8 - 12 in the Childrens Program Room. Learn how to draw (almost) anything in an adorably cute style! All materials provided.

Trivia Night @ Nine Band Brewing Co.

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
9 Prestige Circle
Allen, TX 75002
Description:
Team up with your friends to compete for first place at Allen's own brewery -- test your knowledge of beer, literature, history, science, and more! Please keep teams to six or fewer members. The tap room has draft beer for purchase; the Library does not provide alcohol.
Ages 21+

Parent-Child Workshop

Event date: February 22, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Parents of children aged 12-36 months will get the opportunity to meet with local professionals, explore developmentally appropriate toys and connect with other parents at this free, five-week meet-up.


To register, visit the Childrens Desk or call 214.509.4906. Registration begins on Friday, January 4 and is limited to 18 families. Each family must have a child that is 12 36 months old. Siblings are welcome but cannot be older than 5 years old.

Visit our website for more details on this workshop and our Family Place Library designation.

Allen Community Band Midwinter Concert

Event date: February 22, 2019
Event Time: 07:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Allen Community Band presents their midwinter concert honoring the centennial birth of Leonard Bernstein with selections from "West Side Story."

Allen Heritage Center Open to Public

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
100 E. Main Street
Allen, TX 75002
Description:
Come view the historical photographs and exhibits associated with the development of Allen, Texas.

Chinese Story Time

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For families in the Childrens Program Room. Enjoy a story time primarily in Mandarin Chinese with stories, rhymes and songs. Limited to 100 for each story time. A free ticket is required to attend. Free tickets will be available at the Childrens Desk 30 minutes before each program starts. Presented by DFW Chinese American Storytelling eGarden volunteers.

Allen Railroad History / Sam Bass Day Celebration

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
100 E. Main Street
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
The annual Allen Railroad History/Sam Bass Day celebration commemorates Allen being founded by the Houston and Texas Central Railroad (H&TC) in 1874. At 11:10 a.m., historian Warren Johnson tells the story of Sam Bass, then at 12:30 p.m. and again at 1:30 p.m., Allen High School drama students will re-enact the famous Sam Bass robbery. Several family-friendly activities are plannedring the Ebenezer Allen steam train bell; watch blacksmiths at work; and take your picture as part of the Sam Bass gang.

Chinese Story Time

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 11:05 AM - 11:35 AM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For families in the Childrens Program Room. Enjoy a story time primarily in Mandarin Chinese with stories, rhymes and songs. Limited to 100 for each story time. A free ticket is required to attend. Free tickets will be available at the Childrens Desk 30 minutes before each program starts. Presented by DFW Chinese American Storytelling eGarden volunteers.

Secrets of the Water Wise Gardener-Sustainable Landscape Series

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Whats the big secret to having a beautiful landscaped residence using less water and other resources? Come find out in this class! Topics include design basics to maintenance of the landscape. Class participants must register before attending.

Counterfeit Prince of Old Texas

Event date: February 24, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Hear the saga of swindler and slave smuggler Monroe Edwards from author Lora-Marie Bernard.

First Chapter Book Club

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For ages 5 8 in the Childrens Program Room. Have you read every Magic Tree House book and need something new? Each month, we'll read aloud the first chapter of a new series and enjoy a project inspired by what we read.

City Council Workshop

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
The Workshop is held in the Council Conference Room in Allen City Hall.

City Council Regular

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
The Regular Meeting is held in the Council Chambers in Allen City Hall.

Explore Horizons: The Cat in the Hat

Event date: February 27, 2019
Event Time: 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Recommended for ages 5 12 in the Childrens Program Room. Practice recognizing and generating rhymes with this family favorite to celebrate National Dr. Seuss Day.

Games and Grub

Event date: February 28, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For ages 12 - 18 in the Childrens Program Room. Grab your friends and join us every month for epic Dungeons and Dragons adventures. No experience necessary! We will also have awesome board games and decks of Magic cards. Oh, and did we mention there will be food?

Parent-Child Workshop

Event date: March 1, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Parents of children aged 12-36 months will get the opportunity to meet with local professionals, explore developmentally appropriate toys and connect with other parents at this free, five-week meet-up.


To register, visit the Childrens Desk or call 214.509.4906. Registration begins on Friday, January 4 and is limited to 18 families. Each family must have a child that is 12 36 months old. Siblings are welcome but cannot be older than 5 years old.

Visit our website for more details on this workshop and our Family Place Library designation.

Allen Eagle Run

Event date: March 2, 2019
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:
155 Rivercrest Boulevard
Allen, TX 75002

Parachute Story Time

Event date: March 2, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For ages 3 and up with their caregivers in the Library Courtyard (weather permitting). Join us for a parachute filled story time!

Hazardous Trees in the Landscape-Sustainable Landscape Series

Event date: March 2, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
Do you have large shade trees at your home? Come learn what determines if your large tree can be a danger and how to remedy the problem. Class participants must register before attending.

Indoor Triathlon at DRN

Event date: March 3, 2019
Event Time: 07:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Location:
Aquatic and Fitness Center
110 E. Rivercrest
Allen, TX 75002
Description:
Come experience the Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium annual indoor triathlon!

How To Draw

Event date: March 5, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
For ages 5 8 in the Childrens Program Room. Learn to draw something new each month. All materials provided.

Planning and Zoning Commission

Event date: March 5, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Description:
The Commission meets in the Council Chambers located in Allen City Hall.