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Kick Off New Year With New Projects And Experience At Sci-Tech Discovery Center’s Makerspace Presented By Raytheon  

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Families, veterans and public welcome to invent and build at new MakerSpace  The MakerSpace, presented by Raytheon and located at Sci-Tech, gives tinkerers, inventors and budding hobbyists the chance to build almost anything they can imagine. Veterans and their families have exclusive access to the MakerSpace on the first Friday of each month as part of a program called First …

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Take the Happiness Advantage Challenge

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What does it take to be happy? Frisco ISD is inviting the entire community to participate in the 21-Day Happiness Advantage Challenge starting Monday, April 3. The process is simple and possible to do whether traveling, working or just going about a daily routine. The key is developing these habits by setting a routine and following through. The five steps are: …

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Spend Spring Break At The Perot Museum With Daily Science Activities, Demos And Extended Hours, Plus Massive Maya Exhibition, 3d Films, Discovery Days And More

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Whether staycation or spring break destination, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science offers plentiful reasons to visit while the kids are out of school. From the country’s largest Maya exhibition full of history and mystery, to daily science activities, extended hours, Discovery Days and 3D films, nine days of non-stop adventure are in store as the Perot Museum celebrates …

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HBO And Sesame Workshop, In Partnership With Kera And Frisco Public Library, Bring America’s Iconic And Beloved Sesame Street To Communities With The First Annual K Is For Kindness Tour, A Free, Immersive Experience Stopping At Stonebriar Centre On Saturday, March 11th, 2017

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WHAT: HBO and Sesame Workshop—in partnership with KERA and Frisco Public Library—present the Sesame Street: K is for Kindness Tour, a free, multi-city experiential tour timed to and inspired by the new, 47th season of Sesame Street. Created for preschool fans and their families, this immersive, limited-engagement tour features hands-on digital learning fun, participation from Frisco Public Library including bilingual …

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LEGO® Americana Roadshow Rolls into Stonebriar Centre America’s Most Beloved Landmarks on View Feb. 18-March 5, 2017

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FRISCO, Texas (Feb. 8, 2017) Stonebriar Centre in Frisco will host The LEGO® Americana Roadshow, a visual and educational installation of large scale LEGO models of the United States’ most beloved landmarks, Feb. 18-March 5, 2017. Ten one-of-a-kind models made completely out of LEGO bricks—including the U.S. Capitol Building, White House, Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Statue of Liberty, …

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Celebrate Frisco During the Annual Community Parade on November 12

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Frisco ISD families and friends are invited to attend the annual Frisco Community Parade, set for 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 12 in downtown Frisco. Get your spot along the parade route early! The event is a longstanding Frisco tradition with roots in the old Frisco High School Homecoming parade. As Frisco became home to multiple high schools, the event …

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Empowerment Program Features Social Media Information

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Frisco ISD’s Student and Parent Empowerment Program will return for the new school year on Saturday, October 8. The program, open to all FISD K-12 students and their parents, is designed to help families improve relationships, build communication and become better parents and students. Participants meet one Saturday a month from 9 a.m. to noon at the Student Opportunity Center, …

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CARE Collin County Invites Families to Hear Chris Herren Story

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Students who are taking part in the Student Opportunity Center’s alternative school program are able to receive help through the Chemical Awareness Resources & Education (CARE) program, which serves Dallas and Collin counties. SOC Principal Sue Kirk says students who choose to participate in CARE are sometimes able to use that experience to be able to go back to their …

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Free Event: 24nd Annual Easter Eggstravaganza

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Saturday, March 12, 2016FREE EVENT!Ages: 12 and under1-4 p.m.; Egg Hunt: 2 p.m. sharp! Toyota Soccer Center, 9200 World Cup Way (Fields 10-14) Event Rules and InformationParking Map Hip. Hop. Play. The Easter Bunny is on his way!  Bring your Easter baskets, and join us for the Easter Eggstravaganza for children ages 12 and under. There will be more than 80,000 …