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Flower Mound Scavenger Hunt Challenges

Challenges End on Saturday, August 15Cost: FREE Ready for a fun and challenging scavenger hunt? Want to earn some cool prizes? Join us for one, or both, of our latest challenges that encourage you … [Read More...]

Online Events This Week

With higher COVID numbers, many parents are sticking close to home. Check out this list of online (aka Virtual) events this week! For in-person events (many of which are allowing for social … [Read More...]

In Person Events This Week

We're seeing more and more in-person events being offered this week. While we'll continue to provide information about virtual events and online activities for those of you who would like to stay … [Read More...]

Texas Tax Free Weekend

Tax Free Weekend Aug. 7 - 9, 2020 During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Comptroller encourages all taxpayers to continue practicing social distancing and support Texas businesses while saving money on … [Read More...]

Summer Fun at Gaylord Texan

June 8 – September 7, 2020 The ultimate staycation is a short trip away this year, Join Gaylord Texan's for the 17th annual SummerFest event! Within our 4.5 acres of indoor gardens under glass, … [Read More...]

Online Virtual and At Home Activities

For the past couple of months, Family eGuide has been sharing many online activities, virtual events, and things to do at home. Here' s a recap of many of those posts. Visit our community … [Read More...]

Pools, Aquatic Centers, and Water Parks North DFW

Pools & Water Parks 2020 (Cities Listed Alphabetically) 6/23/20: Because so many facilities have reopened, we’re only noting exceptions below. Please note that many facilities are limiting … [Read More...]

Little Elm Beach

Note: Occupancy is limited to the number of parking spots available in the circle and the concrete lot by the playground/pavilion. Additional parking areas will be closed to beach goers. Should … [Read More...]

Farmers Markets North DFW

Bartonville Farmers Market96 McMakin Rd.Bartonville, Texas 76226https://www.facebook.com/thebartonvillestoreandjetersmeatshop/Wednesdays 3-7p and Saturday’s 2-6p (Please visit link provided for weekly … [Read More...]

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School Stress

School stress getting you down? Worried about working and childcare with the unknown and ever-changing schedule? Adventure Kids Playcare is here to help with flexible options to … [Read More...]

Starting an In Home Childcare

Are You Interested in Starting an In-home Childcare? FCCN can Help! Family Child Care Network (FCCN) Webinar Information Sessions* Saturday, July 18th: 10:00am - 10:45am Wednesday, July … [Read More...]

Virtual Children’s Musical

THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE!A Virtual Children’s Musical Camp!Camp Dates: July 20-July 24 A musical created specifically to be rehearsed and performed remotely: Virtual campers will put on an … [Read More...]

Are You Planning a Move?

May through September is the busiest time of the year for moving. If you’re moving this summer, here are tips from the pros to master your move: Check the internet for pro timelines and checklists … [Read More...]

Vetro Glassblowing Event

Stemless Wine Glasses & Cheese Plate (Mini Rondel) Perfect Pairing Help Create Event! Pairing is a fun way to learn about Glassblowing! Also sharing is caring, so it makes sense to get social … [Read More...]

Water Safety Tips

We started Goldfish Swim School with the mission to help children be safer in and around the water. Even during these unprecedented times, drowning prevention remains a top priority of ours, as more … [Read More...]

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Ongoing Events & Activities

Dallas Arboretum Dollar Days

Dallas Arboretum: $2 Admission for August Dollar Days The dog days of summer are the perfect excuse for August Dollar Days at the Dallas Arboretum. Named "one of the world's most beautiful gardens" by … [Read More...]

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 … [Read More...]

Daily Train Robber Presentation in Grapevine

Daily Train Robber Presentation in Grapevine To see the much talked about Would-Be Train Robbers in Grapevine, you have to look up. About 75 feet high, to be exact, to the Grapevine … [Read More...]

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 … [Read More...]

Grapevine Pioneers Event

Storybook Adventure Passport:  Hands-On Tour Through Historic Downtown Grapevine Step back in time with Grapevine’s exciting hands-on educational experience, Grapevine Pioneers, which takes … [Read More...]

Coppell Nature Park is OPEN

Coppell Nature Park is 66 acres of natural space that features three types of habitat for local wildlife: Cross Timbers forest, Blackland prairie, and Cottonwood Creek. Coppell Nature … [Read More...]

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This Week’s Newsletter

Special Events August 2020

This issue is loaded with events and activities - some virtual, others in-person. And be sure to check out both sections... some of the in-person events allow for lots of social distancing. Of … [Read More...]

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Deals & Giveaways

Texas Sales Tax Holiday

Tax Free Weekend Aug. 7 - 9, 2020 During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Comptroller encourages all taxpayers to continue practicing social distancing and support Texas businesses while saving money … [Read More...]

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Family Friendly Recipes

Taco Soup

Easy Taco Soup This Taco Soup is a staple in our home.  It's a great recipe to make with your kids - simply open cans and packages, mix and heat!! And if you choose the canned chicken option for … [Read More...]

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