Don’t let the weather forecast keep you from getting out and enjoying the week’s activities! Join Mayor Jeff Cheney for the third Mayor’s Business Round Table, foster your creativity at Frisco Fine Art, and break out your formal wear for the Casino Royal 007 Night Benefitting Project Relo…all This Week in Frisco!
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Monday, February 19
Kids and Family
FISD School Holiday: Classes are not in session on Monday, February 19th for the President’s Day holiday.
Jungle Joe’s: Parents, bring the kids to play on their day off from school. They can play, while you can enjoy free wifi to get some work done. The whole family will enjoy the healthy menu items from the Jungle Joe’s Cafe.
In the Community
Adopt-a-Street Cleanup: 2:00pm-4:00pm. Join Teens4Green and help keep our Frisco Community Clean and Green by removing litter from the environment! Multiply your impact and invite your friends – litter cleanup is an excellent networking opportunity! Meet in the Early Childhood Education Parking lot – at the corner of Kings Ridge and Hutson Drive.
Tuesday, February 20
Self Study, Figure Drawing with Live Model: 6:00pm-8:00pm, every month at Frisco Fine Art. The figure drawing self-study events allow you to work on your skills with the assistance of Instructor Zahra Jahanyfard. The live model gives you the opportunity to draw, and if you need assistance, look up and have an instructor present. $20
Shopping and Services
- $2 20 oz. Drip Coffee at Nerdvana Coffee
- $2 off one (1) supplement of your choice when you mention $2sdays at Functional Health Center at Frisco Square
- $2.50 Cannoli at Pizzeria Testa
- $2 off admission price for open play at The COOP Frisco
- $2 2-POP original or a Half-POP #1 Season Popcorn at POParella’s Gourmet Popcorn & Treats
- $2.50 Cake Pops at Fluellen Cupcakes
- $2.50 Domestic Bottles Monday-Friday 4-7 PM Only at Jakes Uptown
- $2 off the drop in class rate of $23 (any Tuesday Class, Purchase in studio, $21 per person) at barre3 Frisco
- $2 home warranty when you buy from WDR or 2% listing side commission at William Davis Realty – Ask for Suzanne or Marla
**Offers good at participating locations and may change without notice. All offers exclude sales tax. Sales tax will be included where applicable.**
Wednesday, February 21
Business and Entrepreneurship
Mayor’s Business Round Table: The Frisco business community is invited to attend the third Mayor’s Business Round Table, “Smart City, Healthy City,” 12:00pm-1:15pm, at the Dr. Pepper Arena, hosted by Careington International. The program will begin promptly at noon and complimentary lunch will be served at 1:15pm. Please RSVP here.
Kids and Family
Frisco ISD School Finance Night: Tax season is upon us and the District wants you to take a look beyond your tax bill and understand what that number really means to Frisco ISD. Join CFO Kimberly Pickens in a discussion about where your tax money goes. You may be surprised. All parents, staff and community members welcome. You are encouraged to attend the event for your high school feeder pattern but may attend any of the others scheduled across the District. The presentation will be identical at each event. The February 21st meeting will be held from 6:30 – 7:30 PM at Nelson Middle School, 10100 Independence Parkway.
Sports and Entertainment
Texas Legends: 7:00pm at Dr Pepper Arena, the Texas Legends take on the Austin Spurs.
Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with musician Kyle Echols, 6:00pm-9:30pm.
Thursday, February 22
Casino Royal 007 Night Benefitting Project Relo: On February 22nd, Project Relo will be bringing BOND (yes, as in James Bond) to Frisco at Verona Villa for an evening of poker and partying in “dress to impress” black-tie attire. Tickets are $100 per person to attend and $200 per person to play poker. This high-class event contains all the glitz and glamour required to make this one fantastic night of fun for a cause. Watch this video interview with Casey McEuin, President and Executive Director of Project RELO.
Shopping and Services
Kenny’s Burger Joint Frisco: Kenny’s is celebrating National Margarita Day with $5 house margaritas ALL DAY LONG!
Kids and Family
Frisco ISD School Finance Night: Tax season is upon us and the District wants you to take a look beyond your tax bill and understand what that number really means to Frisco ISD. Join CFO Kimberly Pickens in a discussion about where your tax money goes. You may be surprised. All parents, staff and community members welcome. You are encouraged to attend the event for your high school feeder pattern but may attend any of the others scheduled across the District. The presentation will be identical at each event. The February 22nd meeting will be held from 6:30 – 7:30 PM at Frisco High School, 6401 Parkwood Blvd.
Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with musician Shelby Ballenger, 6:00pm-9:30pm.
The Common Table: Two of DFW’s best songwriters, Taylor Young and Nicholas Altobelli, come together for one amazing night of music and storytelling, 9:00pm-12:00am.
Friday, February 23
TGIF Wine and Painting Party: Enjoy painting with a professional artist from your world-class Frisco Fine Art Gallery. This is an adults only, over 21, BYOB art class for date night, girls night out, or any occasion you want to celebrate. Every Friday, 6:30 – 8:30 pm in the Main Classroom.
Theatre Frisco: 8:00pm. The 2018 season opened with the classic romantic musical, I Do! I Do!. The story follows newlyweds Michael and Agnes starting on their wedding day and explores their life together over the next 50 years until they finally sell their home to the next pair of newlyweds. For tickets and showtimes, visit their website.
Sports and Entertainment
Texas Legends: 7:30pm at Dr Pepper Arena, the Texas Legends take on the Northern Arizona Suns.
Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with musician Trey Allen, 6:30pm-10:00pm.
The Reservoir: The Walton Stout Band performs, 9:00pm, no cover charge.
Saturday, February 24
Still Life Drawing Workshop: 2:00pm-4:00pm at Frisco Fine Art, International Artist Abebe Zelewelew leads a Saturday morning workshop every other week for those wanting to raise their skill level in still life drawing. Classes are limited to 8.
Live Music Showcase Presented by Frisco Arts and Melody of Hope: 6:30pm-8:30pm. This pop-up live music showcase will provide an opportunity for emerging artists and musicians to gain experience and showcase their talent. If you are an artist interested in performing please sign up at melodyofhope.org. All genres welcome! Enjoy desserts and wine while supporting the arts! $10 donation per person at the door. Valet parking available. RSVP to Barbara@friscoarts.org by February 20th!
Theatre Frisco: 2:30pm and 8:00pm showtimes. The 2018 season opened with the classic romantic musical, I Do! I Do!. The story follows newlyweds Michael and Agnes starting on their wedding day and explores their life together over the next 50 years until they finally sell their home to the next pair of newlyweds. For tickets and showtimes, visit their website.
Sports and Entertainment
Texas Legends: 7:30pm at Dr Pepper Arena, the Texas Legends take on the Salt Lake City Stars.
Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with musician Mackenzie Sanders, 6:30pm-10:00pm.
The Common Table: The Venetian Sailors perform 10:00pm-1:00am.
The Reservoir: Michael Hix and the Holla perform at 9:00pm, no cover charge.
Sunday, February 25
Artist Speaks with Milessa Murphy Stewart: 2:00pm-4:00pm. Artist Speaks is a unique way to hear the stories of artists from Frisco Fine Art from their personal point of view. Share this unique chance to peer into the artists’ creativity and techniques and hear their stories on their inspirations and the personality of the piece as it makes its way to the canvas. Most artists work alone in their studios, and this is chance for you to personally engage with Milessa Murphy Stewart. The afternoon begins with a Meet and Greet with the featured artist, then follows an artist interview where you will hear directly from her.
Theatre Frisco: 2:30pm. The 2018 season opened with the classic romantic musical, I Do! I Do!. The story follows newlyweds Michael and Agnes starting on their wedding day and explores their life together over the next 50 years until they finally sell their home to the next pair of newlyweds. For tickets and showtimes, visit their website.
Health and Fitness
BEYOND Studios: Free BEYOND Pilates Reformer Class, 3:00pm-3:50pm. Athleta Stonebriar’s February Studio of the Month, this is your final chance to try BEYOND for free with Athleta – this time at their Frisco studio. The class is their signature REFORM class, a 50-minute full body workout to beat-dropping music on our custom Pilates reformers. Grip socks are required and sold in the studio. Space is very limited, RSVP required; use the EventBrite link to reserve your spot. Please arrive 10 minutes early to sign waiver.
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Deals & Discounts
- DeVance Electronic Lifestyle: For February, we’re featuring our LIGHTING SHADE CONTROL services. The new home designs featuring floor to ceiling windows creating a beautiful modern home feature, but what happens when the sun goes down and the privacy factor may become a concern. That’s where DeVance Electronic Lifestyle team can come in and help!
- SkinBasix: Love Yourself with these February Specials! Excited to be partnering with RStyles Frisco next door to my salon on a February Special: $100 – A 30 minute express facial from SkinBasix PLUS a shampoo, condition, and blowout from RStyles Frisco. $75 – Choose one service today! Men’s Facial, Back Facial, or Rejuvenated Glow Facial.
- RenueRX Pharmacy: 10% off dietary supplements.
- Decluttered Spaces: “Purposeful Plan” – 2-hour consultation $50 / “Creating Calm” – 1-hour consultation and 2 hours organizing $120 / “Full Harmony” 2-hour consultation and 4 hours of organizing $230
- UP Inspired Kitchen: Try Our Barista’s Choice: GOLDEN MILK LATTE! Our Golden Milk Latte has coconut milk, turmeric, cayenne, cinnamon, and honey! Asian cultures have used turmeric for ages… The curcumin in turmeric has been shown to reduce blood pressure, perform better than Prozac at treating depression, and protect the body from various toxins. It’s also an anti-inflammatory and antioxidant. Ummm… we knew we loved coffee, but this may be more than love!
- Vitality Bowls: The Vitality Bowls February bowl of the month is the Love-A-Bowl. The bowl includes Pitaya blended with Coconut Milk, Guava, Maca, Banana, Mango and Raspberries, and is topped with Gluten Free Vanilla Crunch, Raw Coconut, Goji Berries, Cacao Crumble, and Honey. In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Vitality Bowls is partnering with the Joyful Heart Foundation to support their mission of ending all forms of domestic and sexual violence as well as supporting survivors. From February 11 – 17, Vitality Bowls will donate 10 percent of sales from the Love-a-Bowl to help empower self advocacy, respect and love in all of the communities we serve.
- Jungle Joe’s: Keep the kiddos busy and entertained during their week off school with Jungle Joe’s Spring Break Camps! March 12-16, open to ages 3-8 (must be potty trained) and includes playtime, crafts, fun games and yummy, healthy food! Mention this listing to receive $30 off the week! Schedules, pricing and registration info available here.
- Transworld Business Advisors: If you have ever considered selling your business in the month of February, you can schedule a free consultation with Tiffany Swartz of Transworld Business Advisors!
- Homewatch Caregivers: Do you have a loved one that needs care? Call today to schedule your complimentary in-home evaluation to determine the unique needs of each of your loved ones.
- Leadership Prep School: Our OPEN ENROLLMENT begins on February 5th and runs through February 23rd!
- Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care: If your hair could use a little anti-aging help, get a FREE personalized consult, 15% discount on products and free shipping from Lisa Stubbs with Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care.
- Two Men and a Truck offers lower rates Monday – Wednesday.
- FriscoRX Pharmacy: Get your seasonal flu shot. Usually $0 with insurance and only $28.99 cash price at FriscoRX. Should you need it, they have Tamiflu in stock! Also offering 50% off all vitamins for the month of February.
- Plush Dentistry: 50% in-house Whitening ($500 value).
GET READY FOR:
- Author’s Corner: Calling all bibliophiles! The new Frisco Arts Author’s Corner is a monthly book club that features local authors, sharing the love of literary arts with the Frisco community. The group meets at Half Price Books in Frisco on the last Wednesday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public. The first event will be on February 28th featuring John Alexander and his book, The Enclave. Meet John and learn more about his writing process!
- Frisco College Baseball Classic: March 2-4, the Frisco Classic is a premier early season collegiate baseball tournament and prides itself on bringing in the nation’s top teams to compete head to head in order to provide unparalleled competition for both the fans and the athletes. The 2018 lineup includes Texas A&M, Baylor, Cal-Berkeley and Louisiana Tech. Ticket information is available here.
- The Party of the Year: On March 3 at 12:00pm at the Frisco Senior Center, the Frisco Public Library hosts lunch catered by Babe’s Chicken at tables decorated for themes that span January through December! Listen to cowboy poetry recited by Theatre Frisco performers. The silent auction will be overflowing with must-haves and want-to-haves! Buy your $25 ticket now.
- Gala 2018 – ONE: Frisco Family Services is pleased to announce its 24th annual Gala ONE representing ONE community, coming together for ONE purpose, having ONE big impact. Gala 2018 – ONE will be held on Saturday, March 3, at the elegant Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park hotel, at 6 p.m., coming together as ONE and help prevent hunger and homelessness in our community.
- Conference USA Basketball Championships: March 7-10, the 2018 Conference USA Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships are coming to the Ford Center at the Star. All session tickets are on sale now!
- Active Shooter Crisis: Tactical Decision Making Under Fire and Stop the Bleed: March 15, 1:00-4:00pm. First Defense Solutions is excited to bring a unique workshop to north DFW. We’ll cover survival tactics in an active threat, and how to help others once you have reached safety. This is a free workshop.
- 9th Annual Arts in the Square: On Saturday, March 24 – Sunday, March 25, from 11am to 6pm, AITS is a Juried Fine Arts and Crafts festival featuring over 120 of the best local and regional artists selling their handmade creations. In addition to providing the community with a high-quality cultural event and Frisco ISD student performances, the festival proceeds assist local charity partners by hosting an Empty Bowls booth benefiting Frisco Family Services.
- 7th Annual Frisco StrEATS Food Truck & Music Festival: On Saturday, April 14th, from 12pm to 7pm, a free, family-friendly event featuring some of DFW’s most popular gourmet food trucks, quality live music and a large number of vendor booths. Enjoy great food, trendy melodies and a beer garden offering beer and wine for purchase.
- Frisco Chamber of Commerce Municipal Election Forum: Monday, April 16, 2018, 6:30pm to 8:30pm at Grace Church Frisco. Municipal Election Day is May 5, 2018.