Check out the Public Library to learn about all the digital capabilities. Plus, there’s a dance at the Senior Center, plein air sketching, storytime, and more! Lots of events where you can be indoors or outside this summer week in Frisco!
Featured this week:
Fede Trattoria is Frisco’s newest Italian Restaurant. They’ve been open for several months now but we just can’t get enough of this quaint little restaurant with absolutely delicious cuisine. Best of all, a nice meal here won’t break the bank. If you haven’t visited yet, make it a part of your weekend plans!
Keep up with what’s happening in Frisco:
Friday, July 10
“Overdrive Digital Bookmobile Visits Frisco Public Library” – Library members can learn more about the thousands of eBooks and audiobooks available to them when the OverDrive Digital Bookmobile visits Frisco Public Library. OverDrive and Library staff will be available to assist members throughout the day.
“Spring & Summer Safety Weekends at Frisco Fire Safety Town” – On Friday, the 10th,and Saturday, the 11th, evenings from 5:00 -8:00 p.m. each night, come out for exploration, demonstrations, activities and as always jeep and bike rides will be offered for those 40 inches and taller on a first come first served basis.
“Night of Improv” – Frisco Improv Players” – At 8PM in Black Box Theater, watch Frisco Community Theatre’s recently formed improv troop in a CLEAN, interactive improv performance. All tickets $12. Click here for details and to purchase tickets!
Saturday, July 11
“The Magic Toyshop – Collin County Ballet” – At 5:30PM, enjoy this ballet performed by Collin County Ballet Theatre in the Black Box Theater. To make a reservation, please call 972-747-0600
“2015 Frisco Farmers Market” – Starting at 8am in Frisco Square, a bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables creates a colorful welcome to those who appreciate the “buy fresh, buy local” idea. Seasonal fruits create a spectacular palette! The freshest vegetables in North Dallas will excite your culinary talents! Also available are pasture fed beef, pork, lamb, and the freshest eggs you’ll find. Buy pasta, seafood, cheesecake, muffins, gourmet items, and honey—all fresh!
“Plein Air Sketching” – Join the VAGF for sketching the 2nd and 4th Saturdays in July, weather permitting, from 8AM – 10AM on the lawn in front of City Hall in Frisco. Bring whichever medium you prefer to use outdoors: pencil, camera, watercolors, acrylic, etc.! Look for the VAGF sign. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org Hope to see you there!
“Dance at the Senior Center” – The Senior Center hosts a dance the 2nd Saturday of each month from 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. The July 11th Dance is “Frisco Jazz Band” (Big Band, Swing, Ballroom). Each dance has live entertainment along with light refreshments, and many have a special theme to them. Whether you want to be out on the dance floor or sit and listen to music, there’s a spot for you! Advance tickets are available for $5. Tickets sold on the day of the event will be $7 each. Tickets may be purchased at the Senior Center located at 6670 Moore Street. You do not need to be a member of the Senior Center to attend, however the event is for those 50 years and older or those who attend with a spouse who is over the age of 50. For more information on this month’s dance, please call 972-292-6550.
“Spring & Summer Safety Weekends at Frisco Fire Safety Town” – On Friday, the 10th, and Saturday, the 11th, evenings from 5:00 -8:00 p.m. each night, come out for exploration, demonstrations, activities, and as always jeep and bike rides will be offered for those 40 inches and taller on a first come first served basis.
“Frisco StarFest” – At sundown in Frisco Commons Park, weather permitting.
Monday, July 13
“Monday Mindstretcher Events” – Summer fun & learning for grades K-5 in the Frisco Public Library, 1st floor City Council Chambers, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd. At 10:00am, 11:30am, 3:00pm, 4:30pm, and 7:00pm, see Critterman dazzling you with animal jewels of the rainforest!! Pick up a free ticket for daytime events in the 1st floor Atrium beginning at 9:00am. Tickets for the evening events are available on the 2nd floor beginning at 6:00pm. Limit of 10 tickets per party, space is limited.
Tuesday, July 14
“Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) Meeting” – Come to the Frisco Discovery Center from 7-9pm, for the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco’s monthly meeting. At this meeting, member Lucy Tolkunova will be teaching drawing techniques. FREE. Email email@example.com with questions.
“Tuesday Story Time at Stonebriar mall Pottery Barn Kids” – Every Tuesday at 11 a.m., Pottery Barn Kids at Stonebriar mall hosts Story Time and kids are invited to stop in an enjoy a story or two. At their first Story Time, children will receive an official Book Club Card. The card is stamped for each attendance. When the card has five stamps, the child will receive a special gift. Story Time is presented compliments of Pottery Barn Kids and reservations are not required. A parent/caregiver is required to remain.
Wednesday, July 15
“Frisco RoughRiders vs. Corpus Christi Hooks” – First pitch at 7:05pm in Dr Pepper Ballpark. RoughRiders same day tickets are available for purchase up to 90 minutes after 1st pitch on game day. Please contact the Frisco RoughRiders at 972.334.1900 with any questions.