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Catch the Weekend Buzz!  09/12/2014 - 09/14/2014

Catch the Weekend Buzz! 09/12/2014 - 09/14/2014

Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve compiled a list of activities for easy viewing....

THIS SATURDAY the FFS Food Pantry is Open to Accept Donations!

THIS SATURDAY the FFS Food Pantry is Open to Accept Donations!

Most Needed Items: Non-perishable items Peanut Butter Jelly Sandwich Sliced White/Wheat Bread...

Calling Local Professionals to Volunteer for Frisco ISD ISM Business Symposium

Calling Local Professionals to Volunteer for Frisco ISD ISM Business Symposium

Frisco ISD seeks volunteers to offer professional advice to approximately 250 high school juniors...

Ebby Halliday Realtors In Frisco Hosts Charity Golf Tournament And Lexus Raffle To Benefit City House

Ebby Halliday Realtors In Frisco Hosts Charity Golf Tournament And Lexus Raffle To Benefit City House

Frisco, Tex. (September 10, 2014) – Ebby Halliday Frisco will be hosting its Sixth Annual Charity...

 Community Open Houses Invite Residents to Share ideas for Frisco's Future; First of Four Meetings Wed., Sept. 10

Community Open Houses Invite Residents to Share ideas for Frisco's Future; First of Four Meetings Wed., Sept. 10

(September 9, 2014)  “What do you want Frisco to be in the next ten or twenty years?” ...

Community Open Houses Invite Residents to Share ideas for Frisco's Future; First of Four Meetings Wed., Sept. 10
(September 9, 2014)  “What do you want Frisco to be in the next ten or twenty years?”  Share your answer in person by attending a Community Open House in your neighborhood beginning Sept ...
Frisco Police Incident Reports 09/01/2014 - 09/07/2014
DATE              CFS#         OFFENSE/INCIDENT LOCATION09/01/2014 14077941 ACCIDENT INVOLVING DAMAGE TO VEH>=$200 5800 FM ...
Frisco Police Arrest Reports 09/01/2014 - 09/7/2014
ARREST#   DATE            CHARGE LOCATIONOFFENSE 14001738 09/01/2014 7500 423 FAILED TO SIGNAL TURN FAIL TO REPORT CHANGE OF ADDRES ...
Frisco Police Continue to Investigate Dhawan Deaths
(September 5, 2014) The Frisco Police Department continues to investigate the deaths of Sumeet and Pallavi Dhawan. Investigators continue with the processing of the crime scene at 15405 Mountain View ...
Streets surrounding Frisco Square Closed Sept. 6 for Charity Walk
(September 5, 2014) The streets surrounding Frisco Square and the George A. Purefoy Municipal Center will be closed Saturday morning, September 6, between 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. for a charity walk. ...
Calling Local Professionals to Volunteer for Frisco ISD ISM Business Symposium
Frisco ISD seeks volunteers to offer professional advice to approximately 250 high school juniors and seniors involved in the Independent Study and Mentorship (ISM) program. ISM is a challenging cour ...
Frisco ISD Plans New Elementary for 2015, Names New Schools
The Frisco ISD Board of Trustees voted Monday evening to accelerate construction of a new elementary school to relieve Ashley Elementary in the northeast portion of the District. Construction will no ...
Frisco ISD to Celebrate New Elementary Schools
Frisco ISD invites students, parents and community members to help celebrate the opening of its four newest elementary schools. The District will host an official dedication ceremony at each campus h ...
Frisco Band Boosters Announce the “My City Ride” Car Raffle
The Frisco High School Band Booster Association, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of the “My City Ride” car raffle benefiting the music education of students in the Frisco High School Ba ...
Juvenile Impact Program Makes Positive Changes for Youths
FRISCO, TX – This month the Frisco Police Department’s Juvenile Impact Program (JIP) will conduct its 60th session since its inception in 2007.  The program works to bring law ...
THIS SATURDAY the FFS Food Pantry is Open to Accept Donations!
Most Needed Items: Non-perishable items Peanut Butter Jelly Sandwich Sliced White/Wheat Bread Canned Pasta Meals (Ravioli, Spaghetti O's, etc.) Boxed Meal Helpers (Hamburger Helper, etc.) Boxed Mac a ...
Ebby Halliday Realtors In Frisco Hosts Charity Golf Tournament And Lexus Raffle To Benefit City House
Frisco, Tex. (September 10, 2014) – Ebby Halliday Frisco will be hosting its Sixth Annual Charity Golf Tournament at Stonebriar Country Club on Thursday, October 23. One hundred percent of the proce ...
Collin County White Ribbon Rally 10/2
October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. To bring awareness to our community, the Collin County Council on Family Violence (CCCFV), an initiative of the Junior League of Collin County, and the Co ...
Laura Roach, Jeff Yates, Manuel “Mito” Gonzalez, and Sharon Corsentino Named 2014 Super Lawyers
Albin Roach Attorneys Recognized for Outstanding Achievement PLANO, TEXAS (September 9, 2014) - Albin Yates Balius Roach is proud to announce that Partners Jeffrey Yates and Laura Roach, and Associat ...
Pat Lobb’s Toyota of McKinney is presenting sponsor for 2nd Annual Riding 4 Meals Motorcycle Run
FRISCO, Texas, Sept. 3, 2014 – Frisco Family Services is excited to welcome Pat Lobb’s Toyota of McKinney as Title Sponsor for the 2nd Annual Riding 4 Meals Motorcycle Run on Saturday, Sept. 20. P ...
Help us Wipe Out Kids’ Cancer by running or walking in the 29th annual Oktoberfest Run for the Children 5K/1M
Join the fight against childhood cancer by running or walking in the 29th annual Oktoberfest Run for the Children on Saturday, September 20, 2014. This family-friendly event is presented by Tom Thumb ...
“Leadership Lessons Of Ronald Reagan” To Be Theme Of Denton County GOP Victory 2014 Kickoff Rally
It’s hot in Texas, as hot as the 2014 political scene. As the days count down toward Election Day in November, it will grow even hotter! No one loved a good political race more than our 40th Preside ...
Ready2Go™ Draft Winners Join Pro Football MVP Adrian Peterson in Educational Video About Anaphylaxis Preparedness
Video Will Aim to Address Gaps in Knowledge About Life-Threatening (Severe) Allergies  PITTSBURGH – Aug. 25, 2014 – Mylan Specialty, the fully integrated specialty pharmaceutical business o ...
Divorce Series: Should you keep the house? 4 things to consider
If you are facing a divorce, you will have to sort through the debts and assets you share with your spouse. One of the hardest decisions can be landing on “who gets the house?” and getting the pro ...
Frisco returns to its original 'Once A Week' Outdoor Watering Plan; City stresses importance of keeping systems 'Off', water only if needed
(August 28, 2014) Effective immediately, Frisco residents and businesses may return to ‘once per week’ watering restrictions on their ‘trash day’ using automatic sprinkler systems. Watering is ...
Strong second half performance in Salt Lake undone by late goal
Strong second half performance undone by late Saborio goal Daniel Robertson FCDallas.com   SALT LAKE CITY - In another exciting matchup of Western Conference heavyweights, it was just one m ...
Legends Release 2014-2015 Schedule
FRISCO, TX, (Sep. 9, 2014) - The Texas Legends will open the 2014-15 NBA Development League season with a two-game road trip to the West coast prior to their home opener, traveling to Bakersfield Nov. ...
For The 'Riders, That's All She Wrote
Fun-filled season ends in Midland By Chris Vosters / Frisco RoughRiders   MIDLAND, TEXAS (SEPTEMBER 6, 2014) - After 143 games, a memorable 2014 campaign is in the books for the Frisc ...
Playoffs Continue In Frisco With Thirsty Thursday
$1 Beer Highlight’s Tonight’s Game At Dr Pepper Ballpark FRISCO, TEXAS (SEPTEMBER 4, 2014) – Thanks to a tremendous first inning and great fan support, the Frisco RoughRiders took a 1-0 lead in ...
Match Recap: FC Dallas Reserves Fall 2-1 to Chicago Fire
Chicago Fire Media Services Jonathan Top scores FC Dallas goal in 2-1 defeat CHICAGO (Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014)  – The Chicago Fire defeated FC Dallas 2-1 in MLS Reserve League action Sunday mor ...
Catch the Weekend Buzz! 09/12/2014 - 09/14/2014
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve compiled a list of activities for easy viewing. If you would like to add an event in future editions, please send it to ...
2014 Pumpkin Patches, Festivals, and more!
Know of an event that should be added?  Please send the information to \n This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .'; document.w ...
The Frisco Public Library Foundation’s 11th Annual Lone Star Storytelling Festival Kicks Off Sept. 26 and 27
FRISCO, TEXAS (Sept. 8, 2014) — Experience the magic of storytelling at the 11th Annual Lone Star Storytelling Festival,  Sept. 26 and 27, the Frisco Public Library Foundation’s main fundrais ...
An Introduction to "The Wetland"
Our most unique water supply source from the North Texas Municipal Water District is located in our own backyard. Frisco WaterWise is excited to host John DeFillipo, Director of the John Bunker Sands ...
A Piece of Frisco History Comes to Light 'Cutter Frisco: Growing Up on the First Southfork Ranch'
FRISCO, TEXAS (Sept. 2, 2014) — Meet Douglas D. Box, author of “Cutter Frisco,” whose new book takes a nostalgic look at growing up on the Cloyce Box Ranch, the stand-in for Southfork Ranch duri ...

Speak Up! Frisco Toastmasters Club is launching its Fall speaker series at the University of Dallas to help anyone wanting to improve their speaking and presentation skills. For five consecutive Thursdays from October 15, 2009, members of this Toastmaster Club will be sharing tips and tricks to help even the most terrified presenter master the skills of speaking in public. Doors open at 7.00pm at the University of Dallas, Frisco Campus on Warren Parkway in Frisco, Texas.

               

Date

Program

10/15

Taking the terror out of the talk

Toastmasters Education Program

10/22

Knowing your audience

Selecting a topic

10/29

Prepare and Practice

Creating an introduction

11/5

Beginning your speech

Organizing your speech

11/12

Concluding your speech

Toastmasters Education Program

 

Visit http://speakupfrisco.freetoasthost.ws for more information and get involved today!

 

Speak Up! Frisco Toastmasters club, meets at the University of Dallas, Frisco Campus – 7460 Warren Parkway (NE Corner of Warren and Dallas Parkway) on Thursdays at 7:00PM .

 

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The organization currently has 250,000 members in 12,000 clubs in 106 countries. Since its founding 85 years ago in October 1924, the organization has helped more than four million men and women give presentations with poise and confidence. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit www.toastmasters.org.

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