Special Event Trietsch

Special Event Trietsch: 30th Anniversary Special Event Trietsch:  Trietsch Enrichment Center (TEC) is celebrating 30 years of education and ministry! Join in TEC’s 30th Anniversary celebration by purchasing dinner tickets and participating in the auction on February 13, 5-8 … [Continue Reading]

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Babysitting Class in Highland Village

This class will give you the tools you need to provide the best care to infants and children aged 10 and younger. The class is geared for sitters, nannies, au pairs, and caregivers. The primary focus of the class is first aid and CPR, recognizing and handling common behavioral … [Continue Reading]

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An Evening in Roanoke

Family Valentine Dance in Roanoke Join us for an evening of food, dancing, family photos, prizes and more. The entire family is welcome! Bring your sweethearts to the Family Valentine’s Dance! Eat finger food, dance to the DJ’s tunes, and enjoy all the fun with us from 7-9 P.M. … [Continue Reading]

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Excite Gym Community Pep Rally

Excite Gym Community Pep Rally Excite Gym invites you to a Community Pep Rally at Liberty Christian School on Sunday, February 14. Gymnastics and cheer performances, vendor booths and silent auction. The Pep Rally is a huge annual event. All competitive programs perform along … [Continue Reading]

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Little Mermaid Jr

Little Mermaid Jr at Studio B Little Mermaid Jr:  In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above. But first she’ll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil … [Continue Reading]

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Featured Events

Flower Mound CAC Hosts Kids Night Out

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Valentine’s Night Out at Flower Mound CAC Looking for something fun for the kids to do while you enjoy a romantic Valentine’s evening out? Parks & Recreation staff is offering a special after-hours Valentine’s Night Out event with a pizza dinner, swimming, gym games, and hanging out in the Chill Zone. Activities will end with a movie on the 20 foot screen in the gym, so bring something … [Read More...]

Kids Night Out in The Colony

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Kids Night Out in The Colony Looking for a night out with the kids?  Kids Night Out is your answer!  Drop the kids off with PARD staff for an evening of activities and fun.  Ages 6-12 years Saturday, February 13, 6:00 – 9:30 PM The Colony Parks and Rec 5151 N Colony Blvd, The Colony, TX Event website Cost:  $15 Each evening will consist of board games during drop-off times, a take home … [Read More...]

Greater Lewisville Early Childhood PTA Meeting

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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...]

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This Week’s Newsletter

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Special Events 2016 February 5-11

Special Events 2016 Special Events 2016: Find special events in the North DFW suburbs of Flower Mound, Lewisville, Highland Village, Carrollton, Coppell, Grapevine, The Colony, and more! Our newsletter primarily includes free and affordable events and activities:) ** Download This Week's Newsletter ** Events This Week: Junior … [Read More...]

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New Lego Movie First Look

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Exclusive FIRST LOOK at the New LEGO Movie 4D: A New Adventure Emmet, Wyldstyle and Friends Reunite in All-New, Totally Original, 4D Lego Movie Debuting Feb. 27 Only at LEGOLAND® For the first time ever, LEGOLAND® Parks are offering a look at an exciting new theme park attraction that reunites the stars of “The LEGO® Movie™” in an all-new story appearing exclusively at LEGOLAND® theme parks … [Read More...]

Best Night Out in Flower Mound

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Best Night Out! February 13th: Valentine’s Party Best Night Out, an awesome, fun-filled party, is offered the 2nd Saturday night of each month. This fun party, held from 6:00pm – 10:00pm, is designed for parents to get the night off while the kids have a blast at the gym! Earn and then spend your Best Bucks at the Prize Station at each Best Night Out! We’ll have crazy games, contests, … [Read More...]

How to Make a Chalkboard Wall

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How to Make a Chalkboard Wall How to Make a Chalkboard Wall:  Last year, we updated my teenage daughter's bedroom with a wall that is completely covered in chalkboard paint, and it's one of the best decisions we've ever made and has provided her with a wonderful avenue to display her creativity.  The way she's used it has been unforeseen and amazing! About once a month, she updates her wall … [Read More...]

Daddy Daughter Dances DFW

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Daddy Daughter Dances DFW: Daddy Daughter Dances DFW Daddy Daughter Dances DFW: Below you'll find a list of daddy/daughter dances, as well as a few mother/son and family dances in the North DFW area.   Carrollton: 2/27/16 Daddy Daughter Dance Fathers, come dance the night away with your little angel! Join us for a lively dance party with cookies, punch, crafts, games, … [Read More...]

Star Wars Event at Legoland

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Star Wars Event at Legoland Star Wars Event at Legoland: CLONE TROOPERS INVADE LEGOLAND® DISCOVERY CENTER IN NEW LEGO® STAR WARS™ MINILAND MODEL DISPLAY LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth will offer a full year of galactic fun with a new LEGO® Star Wars™ MINILAND Model Display, debuting to the public on Saturday, February 6, 2016.  The exhibit will depict the First Battle of Geonosis … [Read More...]

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Kids Eat Free Deals

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Kids Eat Free Deals Kids Eat Free Deals and other discounts at local restaurants. Below you'll find lots of "kids eat free deals" and 2-for-1 meal deals for families in Flower Mound, Lewisville and Highland Village. You'll also find information on discounts available and where to find coupons to your favorite restaurants. NOTE: Deals change on a regular basis... please contact the … [Read More...]

Toddler Tuesdays at Legoland and Sea Life

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Enjoy Discounted Admission on Toddler Tuesdays at Sea Life Aquarium & Legoland Discovery Center Tuesdays in January & February! Tiny tykes can enjoy big fun at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth and SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine with the return of Toddler Tuesdays featuring discounted admission every Tuesday in January and February. $15 admission for one adult and two … [Read More...]

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Ongoing Activities & Events

Youth Sports Leagues

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Youth Sports Leagues Playing youth sports offers children more than just physical benefits. Sports typically help kids academically and socially as well. The benefits are the same whether or not your child actually excels at the sport. Although if they are really good they will probably want to continue playing when they are older. If your child isn't good enough to play competitively on a school … [Read More...]

50 Free Activities In & Around Flower Mound

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50 Free Activities In & Around Flower Mound If you’re looking for some free activities for your kids that won’t break the bank, we invite you to check out this great list of activities In & Around Flower Mound: Visit a local farmers’ market. Visit the Library.  Enjoy special summer reading club performances. Tour a local police or fire station.  Show your appreciation by … [Read More...]

The Charming Cat Cafe

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The Charming Cat Cafe The Charming Cat Cafe is a local animal welfare advocate launching a first-for-the-Dallas-area cat café, but one with a slight twist:  Cats are in residence but bring your own "café." www.facebook.com/TheCharmingCatCafe/ Vista Ridge Mall #1306 The Charming Cat Cafe is a local animal welfare advocate launching a first-for-the-Dallas-area cat café, but one with a … [Read More...]

Boredom Busters: 110 Fun At-Home Activities for Families & Kids

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Boredom Busters:  110 Fun At-Home Activities for Families & Kids Our list of Boredom Busters includes over 100 fun (and mostly free) activities that you and your kids can enjoy at home.  This handy list can easily be printed and placed on the refrigerator - a great way to have instant “ideas” when boredom strikes!   Challenge YOUR kids to do one activity every day all summer long.  It’s a … [Read More...]

Friday Nite Live Forestwood

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Friday Nite Live is The Place to Be! At Friday Nite Live!, every child is cared for as if they're our own! While we provide supervision, kids just want to have fun! Our staff is specially trained to not only supervise your children, but to also actively engage the kids to ensure every child who attends our program is having the time of their lives! January 2016: Students in grades 2-6 are … [Read More...]

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Family Friendly Recipes

Easy Chicken Pot Pie

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Easy Chicken Pot Pie Easy Chicken Pot Pie is one of our family's favorite recipes.  Not only is it delicious, but it's SUPER EASY to make! It's also a great recipe to make with your kids.  They love dumping all the ingredients into a great big bowl and mixing it up.  They also love the taste of the pie when it’s complete.  And don't let them know, but there are a few veggies in there, … [Read More...]

Snowball Cookies

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Similar to Mexican Wedding Cookies or Russian Tea Cakes, these bite-size balls of sweetness are a perfect treat during the holidays! Ingredients: 2 ¼ cups sifted all-purpose flower ¼ teaspoon salt 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 ½ cup sifted confectioners’ sugar 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract ¾ cup finely chopped nuts Directions: In a medium bowl, stir together the flower … [Read More...]

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