Pools, Aquatic Centers, and Water Parks North DFW

Pools & Water Parks 2016 (Cities Listed Aphabetically) Pools & Water Parks:  Family eGuide is hyper-local to the Flower Mound/ Lewisville area.  The list below includes all pools, water parks, aquatic centers, and splash pads in these two cities, as well as those that … [Continue Reading]

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Summer Reading Programs

Summer Reading Programs Share your love of reading with your child through various summer reading programs offered in our area (listed below). Don't forget to check our Online Calendar for great special events held all summer long!!   Book Stores: Barnes … [Continue Reading]

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Friday Fireworks in Grapevine

Friday Fireworks in Grapevine Friday Fireworks in Grapevine:  A 12-minute fireworks display taking place over Lake Grapevine every Friday night at 9:30 p.m. Best viewing locations are your favorite lake parks or on top of the parking garage at the Gaylord Texan … [Continue Reading]

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Summer Fun at Gaylord Texan

Summer Fun at Gaylord Texan Summer Fun at Gaylord Texan: SummerFest May 27, 2016 – September 5, 2016 Gaylord Texan - 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX 76051 Cost: Free Admission & Activities; Parking fees apply Don't miss all of the fun events and activities during … [Continue Reading]

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Summer Movie Clubs

Summer Movie Clubs Summer Movie Clubs:  Enjoy special discounted tickets to great family-friendly movies all summer long!! Beat the heat without breaking the bank with Summer Movie Clubs for Kids all summer long!  Enjoy FREE and discounted movie tickets, as well as some … [Continue Reading]

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Featured Events

Taste of Dallas

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Taste of Dallas (GIVEAWAY BELOW) Taste of Dallas:  For the tens of thousands of people set to visit Taste of Dallas this year, there is something for everyone across 13 different areas inside the event. Restaurants from across the region offer up tastes of their best dishes. Artists will show off their inspired works. Street artists will create masterpieces right before your eyes. Kids will … [Read More...]

Memorial Day Splashtacular

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Join Parks and Recreation staff at the CAC to celebrate Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day at the CAC Outdoor Waterpark. Activities and games are spread throughout the day to encourage participation from patrons of all ages and abilities. Monday, May 30, 1:00 – 5:00 PM Flower Mound CAC, Outdoor Waterpark 1200 Gerault Rd Flower Mound,TX … [Read More...]

Free Skating on Memorial Day

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Interskate Roller Rink in Lewisville invites you to skate for Free on Memorial Day. Monday, May 30, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Interskate Roller Rink, 1408 South Business Hwy. 121 Lewisville, TX 75067 Event website Cost:  Free; $3 Skate Rental, if necessary $3 rentals or bring your own skates. … [Read More...]

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This Week’s Newsletter

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Special Events 2016 May 27-June 2

Special Events 2016 May 27 - June 2 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: … [Read More...]

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Power Hour

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Power Hour The organizers of Mornings with Mommy Bring you a NEW Program:  Power Hour! Two years ago we introduced North Texas parents to Mornings with Mommy, a program that celebrates the close bond of parent and child in a child’s early learning experiences. As the second year of Mornings with Mommy comes to a close, we are excited to announce the upcoming debut of a new program we will be … [Read More...]

Film Internships for Teens

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Film Internships for Teens Fresh Films is Giving Teens Their “Hollywood Break” This Summer, Inviting Them to Work Behind the Camera to Film a TV Show Fresh Films is inviting teens to apply for its free weeklong summer program to work on-set of an Emmy-nominated kids’ TV show, “Moochie Kalala Detectives Club,” when it comes to film in eight cities this summer. Fresh Films is a nonprofit that … [Read More...]

When to Choose Urgent Care Versus Emergency Room

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Urgent Care Versus Emergency Room Urgent Care Facility or Freestanding Emergency Room? When to Choose Urgent Care Versus Emergency Room:  Recent legislature has addressed the financial confusion. Rapid Med addresses which facility to choose. Sometimes surprises are good. Fun. Welcome. And sometimes they’re none of those things, as is the case when a patient receives a bill that’s … [Read More...]

Research Participants Wanted

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Research Participants Wanted:  TCU FACES Lab Research Participants Wanted:  Are you interested in learning about your child and helping further research in Developmental Psychology? The FACES Lab at Texas Christian University invites you to participate in a research study examining the emotional development of children. Who can participate? 4 and 5-year-old children What will happen … [Read More...]

LEGO 4D Movie

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LEGO 4D Movie LEGO 4D Movie:  Enter the world of LEGO® NEXO KNIGHTS™ in an All-New 4D Movie Experience, Exclusive to Legoland Discovery Center Opens Saturday, May 28 Right on the heels of “The LEGO® Movie™ 4D A New Adventure” release, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth announces another all-new 4D movie experience, based on the popular LEGO® series of NEXO KNIGHTS™ building sets and … [Read More...]

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Taste of Dallas

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Taste of Dallas (GIVEAWAY BELOW) Taste of Dallas:  For the tens of thousands of people set to visit Taste of Dallas this year, there is something for everyone across 13 different areas inside the event. Restaurants from across the region offer up tastes of their best dishes. Artists will show off their inspired works. Street artists will create masterpieces right before your eyes. Kids will … [Read More...]

Dallas Arboretum Camp Scholarships

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Dallas Arboretum Camp Scholarships: Dallas Arboretum Offers Full Scholarships for its Quest Camp: Aquatics this Summer Dallas Arboretum Camp Scholarships:  The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is providing a select number of full scholarships for its week-long Quest Camp: Aquatics this summer for rising 6th to 8th graders. Offered in an effort to broaden the availability of STEM (science, … [Read More...]

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Pools, Aquatic Centers, and Water Parks North DFW

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Pools & Water Parks 2016 (Cities Listed Aphabetically) Pools & Water Parks:  Family eGuide is hyper-local to the Flower Mound/ Lewisville area.  The list below includes all pools, water parks, aquatic centers, and splash pads in these two cities, as well as those that physically border them.  We've also included a few of the Metroplex's largest water parks as … [Read More...]

Summer Reading Programs

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Summer Reading Programs Share your love of reading with your child through various summer reading programs offered in our area (listed below). Don't forget to check our Online Calendar for great special events held all summer long!!   Book Stores: Barnes & Noble Half Price Books Libraries: Carrollton Coppell Flower Mound Grapevine Lake … [Read More...]

Flower Mound Summer Reading Club

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Flower Mound Summer Reading Club Flower Mound Summer Reading Club: Reading is a great summer activity, but it’s especially important for children to help them avoid “summer slide” of their academic skills. Fortunately, everyone can have fun and win prizes for reading during the summer at the Library!  Four different programs with age-appropriate prizes are offered.  Incentive programs can be … [Read More...]

Lewisville Summer Reading Club

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Lewisville Summer Reading Club Lewisville Summer Reading Club Monday, June, 6 to Saturday, July 30 Ready.  Set.  Read! Keep your brain active this summer by registering for Lewisville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program.  Participants of all ages get the chance to earn prizes when they read from June 3 through July 31.  Join us for the Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party on Saturday, June … [Read More...]

Grapevine Summer Reading Club

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Grapevine Summer Reading Club Grapevine Summer Reading Club - Kickoff Event On Your Mark, Get Set, READ: Summer Kicks Off Friday, June 3rd and Saturday, June 4th! Mascot Visits (Both Days): 10 to 11 am:  Rowdy from the Dallas Cowboys 12:30 to 1:30 pm: Captain from the Texas Rangers 3 to 4 pm:  Victor E. Green from the Dallas Stars Obstacle Course, Miniature Golf, Sports Arcade … [Read More...]

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Family Friendly Recipes

Peach Blackberry Cobbler with Pecan Topping

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Peach Blackberry Cobbler with Pecan Topping Peach Blackberry Cobbler:  This yummy dessert is a family favorite! Delicious warm peaches and blackberries, with a sweet crunchy pecan topping!  Easy enough to make on a weeknight... special enough for a holiday spread! Pecan Topping 1 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 cup melted butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 3 cups flour 2 1/2 cup chopped … [Read More...]

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...]

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