Zombie Apocalypse Survival Camp

The undead won’t stand a chance! Do not fear because Zombie Apocalypse Survival Camp teaches important survival skills like archery, fishing, geocaching, orienteering, shelter building and outdoor cooking. Register in advance. Saturday, April 4, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Bob Jones … [Continue Reading]

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Revin’ Up Roanoke

Join us for the second annual Revin’ Up Roanoke for music, cars and downtown dining! This event will feature special appearances and music by Katye Hamlin, Larry Joe Taylor and Jack Ingram. Also at the event will be NASCAR driver Greg Biffle. And spend some time walking down Oak … [Continue Reading]

Revin Up Roanoke

Southlake Recreation Summer Open House

Come enjoy free treats and a gift while you register for Southlake Recreation summer programs and camps! City of Southlake staff will be on-site at the open house to answer any questions and provide you with detailed information about summer programs. Wednesday, April 1, 5:00 … [Continue Reading]

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First Fridays at the Farm

Each month, the program has a different theme that highlights the heritage skills that you could use to enrich your life today. First Friday Each Month: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Nash Farm, 626 Ball Street, Grapevine, TX 76051 Cost:  $3 per person for three years and older Event … [Continue Reading]

First Friday on the Farm

Easter Egg Hunts and Activities North DFW

Egg Hunts and Other Easter Activities in Flower Mound, Lewisville, Corinth, Coppell, Double Oak, Grapevine, Highland Village, The Colony, and more!Daily through April 4 Easter Bunny at Vista Ridge Mall Easter Bunny at Grapevine Mills Mall Daily through April … [Continue Reading]

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Featured Activities

Mornings with Mommy

Mornings with Mommy

Educational play-dates for young children (Infant through PreK) and their caregivers. Have you heard? There’s a new program in town that all the babies are drooling over. Let me introduce Mornings with Mommy! This program is a unique blend of story-time, playdate, and learning center that combine to meet the developmental needs (and short attention spans) of young children. Mornings with … [Read More...]

Toddler Tuesdays at Legoland and Sea Life

Toddler Tuesdays

Enjoy Discounted Admission on Toddler Tuesdays at Sea Life Aquarium & Legoland Discovery Center 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 1st Tuesday of each month Tiny tots are invited to join in the fun at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth and SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine with Toddler Tuesdays featuring discounted admission. $14 admission for one adult and two toddlers, ages 3-4. Each additional … [Read More...]

Interactive Movie Matinee

Movie Night

We are hosting free interactive movie screenings on days when students are out of school during Spring 2015. For specific movie titles, please contact the library’s Youth Services desk. All movies will be rated G or PG.  For students in grades k-5. Monday, April 3, 3:00 PM Lewisville Library - 1197 West Main Street, Lewisville, TX 75067 Event website Cost:  Free … [Read More...]

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Events and Activities 2015 Mar 27-April 3

** Download This Week's Newsletter ** Activities This Week: Egg Hunts & Easter Activities in Argyle, Coppell, Corinth, Double Oak, Flower Mound, Grapevine, Highland Village, Lewisville, Roanoke, Southlake, and The Colony!! Easter Bunny Visits Community Garage Sale Kids Spring Fling Kayaking Tour GreenFest in Southlake Teddy Bear Picnic Spring Cleaning Tips Family … [Read More...]

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Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring Cleaning

What constitutes “spring cleaning” is different from one person to the next. In general, this once-a-year task covers the big stuff – floors and baseboards, walls, windows and window treatments, ceiling fans, area rugs and carpets, underneath heavy furniture pieces and appliances  –  you get the picture. It’s also a great time to do some serious decluttering. We mean serious decluttering in … [Read More...]

Massage Green Spa in Flower Mound

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Massage Green Spa in Flower Mound OPENING March 27!! We are so excited to be opening a new Massage Green Spa location in Flower Mound.  Currently, there are four locations in the DFW areas-Frisco, Plano, Las Colinas and Richardson.  All Massage Green Spa locations are eco-friendly and offer a clean, safe and comfortable environment.  Our caring therapists and friendly staff will make sure … [Read More...]

Easy Easter Entertaining

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This is a sponsored post.  All opinions are my own. #HoneyBakedEaster #ad Easter is one of my favorite holidays! It's a wonderful time to spend with family and friends, without all the stress of holiday shopping that accompanies Christmas.  And it's a great time to reflect on the many blessings in our life! Each year, our family begins the day with Sunrise Service on the Mound, a … [Read More...]

i9 Sports: Fun, Safe & Convenient Sports for Kids

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Our organization recently surveyed children around the USA on their experiences playing youth sports. Among the results and findings, we learned that 80% of those surveyed quit playing team sports before the age of 12 citing that it was no longer fun. When we peeled back that onion, here’s what we learned. 60% of the kids told us it was common to be called unflattering names during sporting … [Read More...]

Top 10 Reason to Love Mornings with Mommy

Mornings with Mommy

Hey Mommies! Have you been looking for an easy way to give your wee ones a way to socialize, learn and play without breaking the bank? You’ve got to give Mornings with Mommy a try! It’s a one-hour session for infants through preschoolers AND their caregivers with stories, songs, and learning activities. There are so many things I love about this program, but here are my top ten. I … [Read More...]

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Medieval Times BOGO Discount

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Buy One Full Price Adult Admission and get the other FREE! Experience The Excitement of Medieval Times.  A Four-course feast awaits as you watch the pageantry and thrills of an authentic medieval tournament come to life inside the walls of the King’s 11th Century Style Castle.  Six armor-clad Knights of the realm compete in thrilling games on horseback as the pageant unfolds and cheers of the … [Read More...]

Sea Life Aquarium Discount

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Woo Hoo!! One of our favorite outings is Sea Life Aquarium at Grapevine Mills Mall. Whether you're a Shark lover, Seahorse fanatic or a Clownfish groupie, there's something for everyone!  Perhaps it’s the graceful Jellyfish or the Green Sea Turtle that you love the most. At SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium you can see them all – from the curious and the rescued to the rare and the enigmatic.  … [Read More...]

North Texas Irish Festival Giveaway

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Hear That? The Pipes are Calling! North Texas Irish Festival Returns March 6-8 Largest celebration of Irish culture in Southwest showcases all things pipes in its 33rd year as part of festival, which also includes dancing, dining and more! North Texas Irish Festival March 6-8, 2015 Fair Park, Dallas, TX Cost: See Description www.ntif.org The pipes will bring thousands of fans of this … [Read More...]

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Ongoing Activities & Events

Easter Bunny Visits Grapevine Mills

Easter Bunny Grapevine Mills

Easter Bunny at Grapevine Mills Mall March 6 – April 4, 2015 Grapevine Mills Mall, Grapevine, TX 76051 Event website    Cost:  Free Hop on over to the Easter Set at Entry 2 near Last Call by Neiman Marcus for photos with the Easter Bunny! Easter Bunny Grapevine Mills Friday, March 6: 5pm – 8pm Saturday, March 7: 10am – 8pm Sunday, March 8: 11am – 6pm 
Monday, March 9 – Thursday, … [Read More...]

Daily Train Robber Presentation in Grapevine

Grapevine Train Robbery

While you’re in Grapevine, make sure to check out the 127-foot high Grapevine Glockenspiel Clock Tower featuring the Would-Be Train Robbers Nat Barrett and Willy Majors. Located 75-feet in the air, these two larger-than-life, 9-foot tall Glockenspiel characters emerge each day at the stroke of noon, 3 p.m., 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. to attempt the perfect heist and learn that crime just doesn’t … [Read More...]

100 Free Things To Do With Your Grandkids

100 Free Things to do with your Grandkids

Great Ideas for Grandparents AND Parents Alike! 100 Free Things To Do With Your Grandkids Play, learn, and create things together! These days “free” is a wonderful word! From Grandparents.com. Visit www.grandparents.com/gp/fllpg/dnld/index.html and Click Download Now for a printable guide. … [Read More...]

Girly Fun

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Makeover/Dress Up Plan an afternoon makeover.  Raid the dress up bin or stop at a local thrift store to pick up everything you need.  Girls can go for the obvious princess look, or try something different like their favorite TV or pop star. Model Your Makeover  Set up a runway and show off your new look.  Invite your friends over to do the same.  Practice your "walk" and video tape the … [Read More...]

Family Fun on a Budget – Silly Fun

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Sometimes kids (and parents) just need to get silly. Throw caution to the wind and try some of these off-the-wall ideas to get your family laughing and playing. Have a Silly Day Schedule a whole day of silliness. Start with having dinner for breakfast and breakfast for dinner. Make your meals even sillier by making funny faces with gravy in your mashed potatoes or with syrup on your … [Read More...]

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Decorate Easter Eggs

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There are a lot of store-bought kits out there.  But with a basic dye package, you can experiment with your own creations.  Several easy ideas are listed below. Decorating with Rubber Bands Just wrap your egg with rubber bands before placing it in a container of dye. Remove the egg from the dye when it reaches a shade you like and let it dry.  Then you can either remove the rubber bands … [Read More...]

Easy Easter Candles

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This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. #HoneyBakedEaster #ad I love these adorable Easter Egg Candles! Believe it or not - they were super-easy to make, and can be customized based on your preferences! Start by carefully cracking open the tip of the egg with a spoon! The hole should be about the size of a quarter. Remove egg from shell and carefully clean out the … [Read More...]

Easy Easter Flower Pot

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 This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. #HoneyBakedEaster #ad I love these adorable Easter Flower Pots with an Egg Shell "Vase." Believe it or not - they were super-easy to make, and can be customized based on your preferences! Start by carefully cracking open the tip of the egg with a spoon!  The hole should be about the size of a quarter. Remove egg from shell and … [Read More...]

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