Labor Day Rodeo

Lewisville Saddle Club, with support from City of Lewisville, will hold its 50th annual Labor Day Rodeo Aug. 29-31, beginning at 8 p.m. nightly at the Mill Street Arena. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for children 5 and older. The rodeo will feature the Flying C … [Continue Reading]


Labor Day Splashtacular

Join staff at the CAC to celebrate Labor Day. Activities and games are spread throughout the day to encourage participation from patrons of all ages and abilities. Activities are free with paid admission. Monday, September 1, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Flower Mound CAC, Outdoor … [Continue Reading]


Movie in the Park Flower Mound

Join the Parks & Recreation staff for a FREE late summer viewing of the family classic movie, The Sandlot. Bring a chair or blanket to relax on! There will also be door prizes and concessions available. For more information, call.  All Ages. Friday, August 29, 8:30 … [Continue Reading]

Movie Night

Drug Use Education Movie Screening

In observance of International Overdose Awareness Day, Winning the Fight, a local non-profit organization, will host a special premiere of its short documentary titled “Not Me.” August 31, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Flower Mound High School, 3411 Peters Colony Rd, Flower Mound, … [Continue Reading]


Farm House on the Grapevine Prairie

Each month beginning in January 2014, your students in 3rd – 7th grade, have the opportunity to participate in a new program that explores an exciting past. By following the stories of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House on the Prairie, they will experience the daily life … [Continue Reading]

Farm House on the Prairie

Featured Activities

Get Organized for School Year

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‘Get Organized’ Program to Help Parents Prepare for School Year Thursday, September 4, 1:00 PM Flower Mound Library Event website Cost:  Free Parents, join us on Thursday, September 4 at 1 p.m. for a program you will not want to miss. Lorraine Brock of “Get Organized!” will share organizing tips and tricks for your home this school year. Need a system for kids’ school papers or setting up … [Read More...]

Terrific Tuesdays at Flower Mound Pool

Terrific Tuesdays

Terrific Tuesdays is a weekly event for kids and parents that will keep your little fish practicing their swimming skills throughout the school year. The children’s play area will be set aside for participants (adults must be present) and filled with water toys for fun and games. Come make a splash! Tuesdays, 9/2 - 11/18/14 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Flower Mound CAC - 1200 Gerault Road, Flower … [Read More...]

PreGame Teen Hangout


Join the Recreation staff for a pregame hangout before the Aug. 29 and Oct. 10 Lewisville High School home games. There will be refreshments and some recreational activities from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Activities include: Wii Bowling, 3-on-3 basketball, table tennis, billiards and more. Friday, August 29 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Frederick Herring Rec Ctr 191 Civic Circle, Lewisville Website Cost:  … [Read More...]

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Events and Activities 2014 August 15-22

** Download This Week's Newsletter ** Activities This Week: North Texas State Fair & Rodeo Highland Village Balloon Festival Texas Adventure Scouts Teenpalooza Lewisville Hey! Day Sunset Concert Stars on the Prairie Drive In Movie at Texas Motor Speedway FREE Outdoor Yoga or Kids Back to School Tips and Events Babysitting Class And MUCH More!! For details … [Read More...]

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Would you like to submit an event to Family eGuide? What we include (free of charge): Family-friendly events that include activities for kids. Educational opportunities for parents, based on their role as a parent, such as parenting workshops. Educational opportunities for kids such as babysitting courses, sibling classes, etc. Community garage sales, which benefit a non-profit group … [Read More...]

Auditions at Studio B

Lion Witch

The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe Auditions!! C.S. Lewis’ classic tale, set in the land of Narnia, faithfully recreates the magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the White Witch, and the adventures of four children who inadvertently wander from an old wardrobe into the exciting, never-to-be-forgotten Narnia. Auditions for actors and actresses ages 6-adult will be … [Read More...]

Back to School: Tips for Staying Healthy


A message from our advertiser... Back to School: Tips for Staying Healthy by Dr. Rebecca GomezWith the school year now beginning, many parents are concerned about their kids getting sick. Many parents feel like their kids are constantly getting sick and wonder if there is anything they can do to prevent this.  Needless to say, not all illness is preventable, but there are things that can be done … [Read More...]

First Baptist Church’s Child Development Center

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A message from our advertiser... First Baptist Church’s Child Development Center (CDC) Every parent wants the very best for their child.  At FBC’s Child Development Center (CDC), we offer families “the next best thing to home.”  Our staff of dedicated and loving teachers is ready to welcome your child each day with unique and age-appropriate activities.  Your child will be having so much fun … [Read More...]

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Learn more about these local businesses:   Adventure Day Camps   AquaKids® Flower Mound   Argyle Boot Camp   Best Gymnastics   The Brain Club Bridgeway Church     Buckets & Bows Maid Service City of Carrollton Children's Courtyard Color Me Mine Flower Mound   Crossroads Fitness D-Bat … [Read More...]

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Market Street Giveaways and Deals

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This post is sponsored by Market Street. All opinions are my own. Market Street invites you to join their Rewards program for your chance to WIN BIG!! Members of the Market Street Rewards program will have a special opportunity to participate in their “Summer of Savings” sweepstakes through September 9, 2014 with the opportunity to win a FREE YEAR OF GROCERIES or a FREE YEAR OF … [Read More...]

Smoky Mountain Getaway Giveaway

Smoky Mountain Giveaway

Are you in need of a vacation somewhere beautiful? Family eGuide and Bare Feet on the Dashboard are partnering with Hidden Mountain Resort, the Titanic Museum of Pigeon Forge, and Dollywood to give one lucky reader a luxury getaway to the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. This family vacation giveaway is valued at over $790 with no strings attached and it is free and easy to enter. Read on for more … [Read More...]

The Sweet Smell of Coconuts and Sea Water

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Recently, Arm & Hammer invited me to learn more about their "Arm & Hammer™ Clean Scentsations™ Laundry Detergent" and create a sponsored post. #ad One of our favorite family vacations was a trip to Florida earlier this year... It's amazing... months later, whenever I catch the scent of coconuts or sea water, it brings me right back to this vacation. Spending time collecting seashells, … [Read More...]

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Kids Night Out: Flower Mound, Lewisville, Highland Village, & More!

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FRIDAYS Friday Night Open Gym at Best Gymnastics Flower Mound Friday Nite Live, Forestwood MS, Flower Mound Club Funscape in Grapevine - Closed for renovations... Returning March 2015 SATURDAYS Best Night Out at Best Gymnastics in Flower Mound Kids Night Out at Yogi Kids in Flower Mound Saturday Nite Out, Lewisville Rec Center (FHRC) - CANCELLED: Owners … [Read More...]

Greater Lewisville Early Childhood PTA Meeting


Who is GLECPTA? It stands for Greater Lewisville Early Childhood PTA. We are part of the Texas and National PTA. We are a non-profit organization that supports parents of infants, toddlers, and pre-school aged children. Our mission is to support and speak on behalf of children in the schools, to assist their parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children and to … [Read More...]

Flower Mound Youth Action Council


Website Attention High School-Aged Students! Would you like to make a difference in the community and address teen-related issues involving the youth of Flower Mound?  If so, now is the time to join the Flower Mound Youth Action Council.  Applicants must be a resident of Flower Mound between the ages of 14 to 19 years old, possess leadership skills, and be involved in extra-curricular … [Read More...]

Open Gym at Best Gymnastics

Best Open Gym Friday Nights

Fridays, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM    $5.00 Best Open Gym is offered every Friday afternoon from 1:30pm - 2:30pm for both Best Members and non-members and is for ages 3 and older. During Open Gym, children can jump on the trampolines, play in the foam pit, and much more to wear off some of that energy! It is only $5 per a child and is a drop off event. If you would like to stay and watch your child, … [Read More...]

LISD Quick Links

LISD Quick Links

Lewisville Independent School District (LISD) The Lewisville Independent School District prides itself on its long-standing tradition of educational excellence. With more than 38 schools receiving the “Exemplary” rating and 20 schools earning the “Recognized” rating by the Texas Education Agency, families move into LISD because of our commitment to student success. LISD also has six National Blue … [Read More...]

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Family Friendly Recipes

Easy Lemon Cookies

Lemon Cookies

Ingredients: 1 box lemon cake mix 1 sm. pkg. lemon pudding mix 3/4 c oil 2 eggs Directions: Preheat oven to 350°. Mix all ingredients with an electric mixer until well blended. Shape dough into the size of a melon ball Place 2” apart on sprayed baking sheets. Bake 15-18 minutes. Option: After cookies have cooled, you may frost with store-bought lemon … [Read More...]

Back To School Lunch Ideas

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This post is sponsored by Market Street. All opinions are my own.  Back To School – Build a Better Lunchbox Market Street knows that healthy lunches fuel healthy brains. This month, Market Street is offering tips to packing great lunches for your kids.  From fresh cut produce to grab-n-go items, they’ve got great ideas to keep kids AND parents happy! Looking for something besides a … [Read More...]

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