This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, May 11, 2020


Good Morning, Frisco! This Week in Frisco, there are a variety of FUN ways to stay, play, explore, and connect! Try an online creative writing workshop, a mind-stretching science project, or have a picnic in the park! All of this and more…

Don’t forget: we have TWO quick-read emails for you each week, but you must subscribe to be in the know! We’ll share fun articles you may have missed on social, event listings, and news from local businesses.

What TO DO this week:

Try a Mom & Me Creative Writing Workshop.
Monday, May 11, 3:30 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!!!

Cheer for your local heroes.
Monday, May 11, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Join with other community members for a Frisco Police Dept Shift Change Cheer! View social distance guidelines, a map, and other details on the event page.

Journal for Happiness and Stress Release.
Monday, May 11, 6:00 pm or Friday, May 15, 6:00 pm. This one-hour Zoom Creative Writing Workshop with Write On! Frisco will show you ways to find happiness and release stress through journaling.

Rock the Isolation with Melody of Hope.
Friday, May 15, 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.

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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:
Summer Camps for Kids in Frisco

How to give the gift of life:
Where to Donate Blood in Frisco

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

What to cook for dinner:
Fast and Easy Weeknight Meals You Can Make From Your Pantry

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

Who’s hosting ONLINE WORKOUT classes:
Horizon Hot Yoga | Rush Cycle Frisco | BEYOND Studios

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

It’s Your Move.

11288 Blackhawk Frisco TX Cheney Group11288 Blackhawk Dr, Frisco, TX, 75034: Beautifully upgraded and updated! New wood grain tile throughout downstairs, new carpet upstairs, fresh paint. Light, bright kitchen features white cabinetry, subway tile, granite, new appliances…

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…

7634 Nichols Dr Frisco 141077917634 Nichols Trl, 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, farm sink, 6 burner

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…

May Deals and Discounts

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
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 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: Get Free shipping at the Riders Outpost team store! Use Code: FREESHIPPING20
BEYOND Studios: We want to support Frisco in these difficult times! “Pay what you can” to access BEYOND’s Live classes from May 1-15th. Book your Live Zoom class reservations then choose your donation level for that class.
Countdown 2 Escape: We invite you to shop at our new site 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!
Horizon Hot Yoga: Shop our website for clothes, mats (30% off), towels (15% off), new jewelry line The Spiritual Path, CBD, and essential oils. Free delivery. And, Horizon has 17 live classes online through Zoom and a library of classes that can be watched 24/7, all free to current members. For all others, classes are only $5 or $49 for unlimited classes during the month of May.​
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: The retail portion of Culture A Day Spa is open and At Home kits are available! Follow Culture A Day Spa’s Facebook and Instagram pages (@cultureadayspa) for At-Home treatment details!
Frisco Fresh Market: Order online and pick up curbside at Frisco Fresh Market! Shop local! Farm Fresh! Local!
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