Moonlight Kayaking Tour

Moonlight Kayaking Tour on McWhorter Creek Prior kayaking experience required, ages 16 years and up. Paddlers receive only a brief introduction to kayaking on dry land before pushing off into the water. All equipment is provided. Friday, September 5, 7:00 – 9:00 … [Continue Reading]

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Keeping Kids Safe Online

LISD Parent University:  Keeping Kids Safe Online- What Every Parent Should Know About Today’s Internet Hazards September 2, 7:00 PM Lewisville High School 1098 West Main St, Lewisville, TX 75067 Event website Cost:  Free; Limited seating Famed Internet safety expert … [Continue Reading]

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First Fridays at the Farm

Each month, beginning in February 2014, the program has a different theme that highlights the heritage skills that you could use to enrich your life today. There is an activity fee of $3 per person for three years of age and older. Fridays, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Nash Farm, 626 … [Continue Reading]

First Friday on the Farm

Toddler Tuesdays at Legoland and Sea Life

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 … [Continue Reading]

Toddler Tuesdays

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]

Rodeo

Featured Activities

Concerts in the Park in Highland Village

Concerts in the Park

Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and head out to Pilot Knoll Park for Concerts in the Park. Feel free to come out and enjoy the park before then and pick out your spot. It will be a fun evening for the whole family to enjoy. September 6, 2014 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM Pilot Knoll Park, 218 Orchid Hill Ln, Argyle hvparks@highlandvillage.org Event website Cost:  Free Grab your lawn chairs and … [Read More...]

Movies in the Park in The Colony

Movies in the Park

Bring the whole family to enjoy popcorn and a kid-friendly movie as well as fun games and give-aways. Sit back, relax and enjoy the show on a large outdoor inflatable screen brought to you by the Parks and Recreation Department. Blankets, chairs and refreshments are welcome. Concessions will also be available for purchase. September 5th: Free Birds Five Star Complex 4100 Blair Oaks … [Read More...]

Trash & Treasures Grapevine

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Volunteers will have a spectacular time ‘treasure hunting’ along the shores of Lake Grapevine in search of fun, sparkly jewels that are hidden in the trash.  Once found, volunteers bring them back to base and cash them in for major prizes. Bring your sun screen and have some lakeside fun while helping clean up the shorelines! Saturday, September 6, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Oak Grove Park Tarawick … [Read More...]

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Events and Activities 2014 August 30-September 4

** Download This Week's Newsletter ** Activities This Week: Labor Day Rodeo Pre Football Game Hangout Movies in the Park Flower Mound Labor Day Splashtacular Free Music Gathering for Kids GLEPTA Party & Meetings Keeping Kids Safe Onlye Drug Use Education Movie Screening Get Organized for the School Year Farm House on the Grapevine Prairie Terrific Tuesdays at … [Read More...]

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Best Night Out in Flower Mound

Best Gymnastics Best Night Out

Best Night Out is offered the 2nd Saturday night of each month. Saturday, September 13th, 6–10 PM - Shopping Spree Have your kids been saving their Best Bucks? Shopping Spree is coming up! Drop off your kids at 6:00pm for a fun night of shopping, games, Open Gym, gymnastics, and tons of fun while you take the night off and go out on the town. Shopping Spree, for ages 3 and up, is the … [Read More...]

Meditation Series at Yogi Kids

Yogi meditation series

Take a deep breath & relax! Let all your tension melt from your muscles and all your worries vanish. Thursdays 8:00-9:00pm September 4-25th Yogi Kids/Fit Family 3051 Churchill Dr. Suite 250 214-325-2547 or www.myyogikids.com Cost:    $50 for 4 weeks or $15 drop in All levels & ages can benefit from this series! Kids ages 12-15 must be accompanied by an adult. Please RSVP … [Read More...]

Moms Night Out: Book Club

Yogi MNO-book club

Need a moms night? Get together over some drinks, food, & books! Sept. 19th 7:00-9:00 Yogi Kids/Fit Family 3051 Churchill Dr. Suite 250 214-325-2547 or www.myyogikids.com Our 1st book The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are. By Brene Brown, PhD Discussion led by local Flower Mound mom & author, Kimberly Muench Please RSVP … [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...]

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Summer Of Savings 250

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!

Kids Nite Out

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

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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...]

Flower Mound Youth Action Council

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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...]

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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

Polka Dot Sandwich

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Polka Dot Sandwich (from Kraft) 2 slices whole wheat bread 2 Tbsp.  Strawberry Cream Cheese Spread 9 slices banana (about 1/2 of medium banana) 1 Tbsp.  raisins SPREAD bread with cream cheese spread. TOP 1 bread slice with bananas in 3 rows of 3 slices each. Sprinkle other bread slice with raisins; press gently into cream cheese to secure raisins. CLOSE sandwich to serve. ~Amber … [Read More...]

Pecan Maple Breakfast Cookies

Pecan

Ingredients •    1 cup whole-wheat flour •    ¾ cup rolled oats •    ½ teaspoon baking soda •    ¼ teaspoon salt •    ¼ cup applesauce •    3 tablespoons maple syrup •    2 tablespoons butter, softened but not melted •    1 egg •    ½ teaspoon vanilla •    ½ cup chopped pecans Directions Preheat oven to 375 degrees F and grease a cookie sheet. Whisk together the flour, oats, … [Read More...]

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