The arrival of June means summer camps, summer cocktails, and summer reads! In this edition of This Week in Frisco, you’ll find things to do online, great ways to play around Frisco, and a variety of summer resources!
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What TO DO this week:
Take a stab at writing your own parody song.
Monday, June 1, 4:30 pm. Join Write On! Frisco for a one-hour Creative Writing Workshop that will introduce you to parody songwriting!
Participate in the City of Frisco Town Hall Meeting.
Monday, June 1, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Council Chambers, City Hall. Dial-in, watch it live online, or attend in-person. Town Hall Meetings are a great way to get in-depth information about your community and to learn more about projects, programs, and key issues affecting residents.
Try a Word Art Writing Workshop.
Thursday, June 4, 4:30 pm. Join Write On! Frisco to walk through the steps of Word Art creation! Explore the possibilities and create your own Word Art Masterpieces.
Lunch and Learn with Code Authority.
Thursday, June 4, 12:00 pm. Code Authority Technical Project Manager, Mahnuam Khan, discusses her methodology and best practices on how to deliver a successful project.
Enjoy a Girls Night In with HeartStories.
Thursday, June 4 at 6:30 pm. Join the “Like It’s Your Birthday” GNO at Home! HeartStories turns four in June, which is THE best excuse to celebrate how beautifully you’ve grown over the last year!
Ways to PLAY this week:
Pick up a good book. Check out this list of recommended summer reads – fun fiction, mysteries, biographies, business and more!
Find a Summer Camp for the kiddos. Check out this thorough list of places that traditionally offer Summer Camps in Frisco. Be sure to call and confirm their 2020 plans.
Hop in the car and try one of these DAY TRIP ideas:
Day Trips North of Frisco | Ladonia Fossil Park | Family-Friendly Day Trips | 5 Places to Road Trip in 5 Hours or Less | North Texas Distilleries | Wild Berry Farm
Stuff you NEED TO KNOW
How to UP your ZOOM game:
8 Easy Ways to Look Your Best When Zooming | 9 Creative Ways to Keep Your Virtual Happy Hours Happy
How to make those hot summer days a little cooler:
Read: Seven Simple Summer Cocktails
How to give the gift of life.
Read: Where to donate blood in Frisco.
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.
9430 Blackthorn Trail, Frisco, TX, 75033: Beautifully updated inside and out! Curb appeal is only the beginning! Wood-like tile downstairs and modern lighting. Sleek, bright kitchen w quartz ctrtps, beveled subway tile bcksplsh…
7634 Nichols Trail, Frisco, TX, 75036: Custom home w over $150K in builder upgrades and $80K since closing! Gorgeous wood flooring, plantation shutters, beautiful lighting. Kitchen w large marble islnd w farm sink…
9503 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…
751 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…
June Deals and Discounts
Culture A Day Spa: We are open! Come on in for facials, waxing, body treatments, lashes, and to shop our retail products!
Horizon Hot Yoga: 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.
Tumbleweed TexStyles: Use this link for FREE SHIPPING in June: tumbleweedtexstyles.com/discount/LFSHIP
Frisco RoughRiders: In June, get 25% off your entire online purchase at the Riders Outpost using code LIFESTYLE25. Visit roughriders.milbstore.com.
BEYOND Pilates: BEYOND Pilates 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 & health!
Bottled in Bond: Check out our Daily Deals, Adult Pops (2 for $15), Curbside Weekend “Date Deals”: A special meal for 2, like Pasta Lovers with Cacio e Pepe with Chicken and Bison Bolognese for $35 and add a bottle of wine for 1/2 off! OR take a To Go old fashion kit to make 6 drinks for $49.
Practical Fitness: We are 100% Private, One-On-One. You only need to see us once or twice a week for 30 minutes to achieve your goals! In-Studio or Online. You will see results in 4 sessions or your money back. Go to pracFIT.com today to book your 1-hour consultation.
Code Authority: Lunch and Learn Virtually with Code Authority! Topics include Delivering Successful Projects and Digital Marketing 101. Visit: codeauthority.com/events
Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts: $10 off one week of summer camp. Summer Camps begin June 8. Ages 4-12. Music, Acting, Art, Dance, Theatre. Expires June 30, 2020. Call 214-436-4058.
Write On! Frisco: Choose from 1/2 Day and Full Day Summer Camps and Zoom Camps. Unleash the imagination and creativity, discover the writer within, develop literacy skills, and build confidence. Use code: LF10 for $10 Off a Zoom Camp and LF25 for $25 Off a Summer Camp.
UT Southwestern Frisco: Introducing Science Café! Every other Thursday at 7 pm, join UT Southwestern experts on a deep dive into topics including Predicting the Future: The Science Behind Infectious Disease Modeling and Forecasting (June 11) and The Magic of Sleep (June 25). For info and to register, visit the Science Cafes webpage.