Truck Rodeo

Grab the kids and the camera! The Town of Flower Mound Truck Rodeo is returning to the Library on Wednesday, April 22 from 3 – 4:30 p.m. Children can check out all the awesome vehicles and equipment from various Town departments, including Animal Control, Fire, Parks, Police, … [Continue Reading]

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Prairie Trail Stampede Carnival

An evening of family fun for all ages including carnival rides, games, food, a silent auction and craft vendors. Activities include a bounce house, QT Blitz, Large Swings, 18′ Dual Slide, Airbrush Artist, Pirate Ship, Fun House, Rock Wall, Zip Line, and more! Friday, April … [Continue Reading]

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The Colony Football 5K

TCHS Football Booster Club is hosting their 5th annual 5k run. The race will start at Tommy Briggs Stadium. Saturday, April 25, 7:45 AM The Colony High School 4301 Blair Oaks Dr, The Colony, TX 75056 Rudolph Rangel  E-mail Cost:  See Description The cost to register is … [Continue Reading]

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Trail Run in Lewisville

“One Ale of a Trail” race to benefit LLELA Enjoy a 5-mile or 10-mile run on a course which takes full advantage of the scenic spring beauty of LLELA nature Preserve’s forests and prairies. A percentage of the run’s proceeds benefit restoration and education … [Continue Reading]

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Summer Camps in DFW

2015 Summer Camp Guide! This year's Summer Camp Guide is FULL of fun activities for kids of all ages!  You'll find a variety of offerings from local rec centers, youth groups, churches, and businesses, as well as camps offered at our local LISD high schools.  Sports, science, … [Continue Reading]

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Featured Activities

Drive-In Movie Night

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Drive In Movie: Maze Runner Enjoy the action-adventure, Maze Runner, rated PG-13 during the city’s Drive-In Movie event at Stewart Creek Park. Tune your radio to 99.9 FM and enjoy the drive-in experience. Friday, April 24, 8:30 PM Stewart Creek Park - Sparks Road, The Colony Event website Cost:  Free Park admission for the drive-in is free starting at 7:30 p.m. Parking is first-come, … [Read More...]

Family Fun Night at Lamb of God

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Family Fun Night at Lamb of God Fun Night 2015 is going to be a fabulous night of showing some love for our school with a BBQ, Silent Auction and bingo with prizes. You can help by registering this week ($20 per adult), bringing an item for your child’s class collection and inviting friends and family to join you for the evening. (You can earn extra Fun Bucks by registering a group of 4 or 8 at … [Read More...]

HawkFest in Highland Village

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Sweeter Than Candy! This event is loaded with fun for kids of all ages. Activities include zip lines, rock wall climbing, bounce houses, Karaoke, dunking booth, face painting, crafts, and much more! Saturday, April 25, 2:00 – 6:00 PM Heritage Elementary at Marcus High School 5707 Morriss Road, Flower Mound, TX Event website Cost:  See Description There will also be themed auction … [Read More...]

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This Week’s Newsletter

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Events and Activities 2015 April 17-23

** Download This Week's Newsletter ** Activities This Week: Day Out with Thomas Jammin' in the Park Animal Adventures Kids Chase by the Lake Spring Into Nash Farm Earth Day in Grapevine Texas History Alive Trash Off & Environmental Fair in Flower Mound Candyland Delight Daddy/Daughter Dance Spring Blooms in Carrollton Country in the Square Truck Rodeo in Flower … [Read More...]

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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...]

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Last year, our family visited Trinity Forest Adventure Park in Dallas. Below you'll find details about our experience. Now AdPages is offering an exciting Buy One Get One Free Deal!! I'm not exactly a dare-devil... Although I love the outdoors and being active, I admit I'm afraid of heights:)  That being said, our experience at Trinity Forest Adventure Park (aka Trinity Treetops), was … [Read More...]

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2015 Summer Camp Guide! This year's Summer Camp Guide is FULL of fun activities for kids of all ages!  You'll find a variety of offerings from local rec centers, youth groups, churches, and businesses, as well as camps offered at our local LISD high schools.  Sports, science, cooking, robotics... Day camps, vacation bible school, sleep-away camps, etc - There's something for everyone!! Share … [Read More...]

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