This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, May 18, 2020

Good Morning! This Week in Frisco, there are a variety of FUN ways to stay, play, explore, and connect! Play BINGO, learn how to journal, or prepare for the Frisco RoughRiders virtual 5K! All of this and more…

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What TO DO this week:

Hang out with Ladies Who Launch.
Tuesday, May 19, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm via Facebook Live. An opportunity to learn more about the stories behind dynamic women in our community and explore how arts, business, and our personal journeys intersect.

Journal for Happiness and Stress Release.
Tuesday, May 19, 3:30 pm. This one-hour Zoom Creative Writing Workshop with Write On! Frisco will show you ways to find happiness and release stress through journaling.

Try a Mom & Me Creative Writing Workshop.
Wednesday, May 20, 4:45 pm. This one-hour Zoom Creative Writing Workshop with Write On! Frisco is a time for mom (or dad) and their early writer (Pre-k to 1st grade) to write, draw, color, move, create, and imagine!!!

Play Virtual Bingo.
Wednesday, May 20, 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Brookielynn’s Bungalow is hosting another fun virtual BINGO night! And this time, it’s benefitting nonprofit Spirit of a Hero.

Rock the Isolation with Melody of Hope.
Friday, May 22, 8:00 pm on Facebook. MOH hopes these weekly performances boost the morale of our community during this difficult time, and provide financial support to artists and nonprofit partners.

Join the ‘Riders for the 2020 Home Run.
Monday, May 25. Join the Frisco RoughRiders for a virtual 5k supporting the North Texas Food Bank. Includes a commemorative t-shirt and the first 200 registered get a baseball-themed face mask!

Save the Date – HeartStories’ GNO at Home.
Thursday, June 4 at 6:30 pm. Join the “Like It’s Your Birthday” GNO! HeartStories turns four in June, which is THE best excuse to celebrate how beautifully you’ve grown over the last year!

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Ways to PLAY this week:

ENGAGE in some Mind-Stretching Fun® with Sci-Tech Discovery Center! They have two online MAKER design challenges this month under the theme “Design: Art & Science,” along with webinars and pre-k science time featuring Eric Carle books.

BUST through the BORE-ANTINE with these hilarious and unconventional ideas to keep things light with your teens, tweens, and littles. Trust us — this is laugh-out-loud, memory-making material!

PLAY OUTSIDE at one of the City’s recreational amenities. View a list of which facilities are OPEN as part of the phased plan to reopen Frisco.

GRAB a puzzle! Countdown 2 Escape can’t open their escape rooms quite yet, so they’re offering up a full-line of Springbok Jigsaw Puzzles for hours of family fun!

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Stuff you NEED TO KNOW

Who’s offering a summer camp for kids:
Browse: Summer Camps for Kids in Frisco

What to do if you run into a local critter:
Read: How to Coexist with Urban Wildlife in Frisco

This pharmacy in Frisco is offering COVID-19 testing:
Read: Do You Know How to Sign Up for a Free COVID-19 Test?

What happens when Preston Road ends.
Read: Hit the Road: Day Trips North of Frisco

Tips to shift your biz operations online:
Read: How to Move Your Business Online Like a Pro

Where you can find LOCAL COVID-19 Resources:
Visit: City of Frisco Coronavirus Information |
Frisco Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Resources and Information


It’s Your Move.

10489 Mountain Laurel Ln Frisco Cheney Group10489 Mountain Laurel Ln, Frisco, TX, 75033: Stunning home meticulously maintained. High-end finishes, modern lighting, light hw floors throughout. Open floor plan. Kitchen w marbled quartz countertops…

751 High Willow Dr Prosper Cheney Group751 High Willow Dr, Prosper, TX, 75078: Wonderful single-story family home w beautiful updates and wonderful backyard with pool. Dining off entry w butler pantry pass through. Updated kitchen w new quartz countertops…

14768 Foxbriar Ln Frisco Cheney Group14768 Foxbriar Ln, Frisco, TX 75035: Gorgeous curb appeal! Updates and upgrades inside! Hand-scraped wood floors in downstairs living areas. Open floorplan. Kitchen w 5 burner gas cooktop, double ovens…

9503 Dickens Ln Frisco Cheney Group9503 Dickens Ln, Frisco, TX, 75033: Wonderful family home with tons of upgrades! Fresh paint, new carpet, updated kitchen, modern lighting, new sod, and more. Beautiful entry w stacked living and dining area…


May Deals and Discounts

Bottled in Bond: Starting May 13th, Bottled In Bond is open for business offering dine in, take out, and delivery.
Horizon Hot Yoga: OPENING MONDAY, MAY 18! Active members can register now for classes. Get an Intro package (first-time students) for $59 or 3-month Summer Season Pass special for $199 through June 7. PLUS, shop Manduka mats 30% off and all towels 15% off.
Code Authority: Lunch and Learn Virtually with Code Authority! They are talking Tech Start Up Funding and When to Migrate Content Management Systems. Find details here: codeauthority.com/events
Write On! Frisco: Offering 10 weeks of 1/2 Day and Full Day Summer Camps and 1/4 Day Zoom Camps. Camps unleash the imagination and discover the writer within, while developing literacy skills, building confidence, and encouraging creativity. Use code: LF10 for $10 Off Any Zoom Summer Camp and LF25 for $25 Off Any Summer Camp
POParella’s Gourmet Popcorn and Treats: Chill Night box for only $29.56 total (after tax and discount) contains popcorn, real sugar Dr. Pepper, candied nuts and fudge! Curbside delivery as well as Free Ubereats delivery for most of Frisco or 35% off Grubhub orders! 30% off orders through POParellas.com.
Practical Fitness: Since 2009, we are one-on-one, 100% Private. Now offering slow-motion, low-impact, high-intensity one-on-one online sessions in the comfort of your home. All sessions are personalized to your fitness level, abilities, and goals. Just go to pracfit.com to schedule your initial consultation.
Tutor Doctor: Complimentary Test Planning Consultation, FREE Virtual Practice ACT & SAT Tests, PLUS Summer Savings Specials! Contact Tutor Doctor’s office for more details: 972-703-9344
UT Southwestern Frisco: UT Southwestern’s medical and scientific experts are working to respond to the COVID-19 crisis and to keep you informed with “What To Know” – a weekly online video and Q&A series. New episodes every Friday morning.
Frisco RoughRiders: Join the Riders for the 2020 Home Run, a virtual 5k on May 25th, supporting the North Texas Food Bank. Includes a commemorative t-shirt and the first 200 registered get a baseball-themed face mask! Sign-Up: runsignup.com/thehomerun
BEYOND Studios: BEYOND is reopening June 1st for group classes, nutrition coaching, and retail boutique shopping. New clients, get started with 2 classes for $29 (BONUS: includes 2 weeks of BEYOND Virtual Studio access). There’s never been a better time to transform your fitness and health!
Countdown 2 Escape: We invite you to shop at our new site littlebitofhappytx.com. Use code OVERIT for free local delivery.
Mochas and Javas: The cafe is OPEN with limited seating, and of course our wonderful patio! As always, enjoy HALF OFF all food items on the last Saturday of the month!
Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts: NEW ONLINE MUSIC LESSON PACKAGE! First lesson FREE with purchase of Online Lesson Package. New Students Only, expires May 31, 2020. Call 214-436-4058.
Culture A Day Spa: We are open! Come on in for facials, waxing, body treatments, lashes, and to shop our retail products!
Frisco Fresh Market: Order online and pick up curbside at Frisco Fresh Market! Shop local! Farm Fresh! Local!
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