Saturday, November 26, 2022

Local Briefs

Open House Helps Kids
Tour the Southern Living Showcase Home by Noble Village Classic Homes in Argyle Town Village and help the Children’s Advocacy Center for Denton County.  The professionally decorated custom home will be open Saturdays from 11am to 5pm and Sundays from noon to 5pm during the first three weekends in June. Minimum $5 donation per person.  For more information and map visit


Get Classy this Summer
The Lewisville School District offers over 90 enrichment mini camps and classes for children and teens from preschool to high school age. Most camps and classes are held at Vickery Elementary in Flower Mound, and the price range is $89 to $269.  Programs include video and media arts, art, fashion and social skills, music, comedy and acting, cooking, sports, dance, science, Legos and robotics, reading and chess. Register online at or call 469-713-5997.

New Group Documents Past       
The organizational meeting of the newly formed Cross Timbers Historical Society will be held on Tuesday, June 8, at 7:00pm in the conference room of the Flower Mound Library. Anyone interested in becoming actively involved with the group is invited to attend the meeting. For more information, contact Sue Compton at 972-874-6151.

Kickoff Summer Safely
Country Lakes, Argyle United Methodist Church, and the Argyle Police Department are sponsoring The Summer Kickoff with Public Safety Day at the Country Lakes pavilion on Saturday, June 5, from 10:00am to 2:00pm. On tap are games, bounce houses, food and public safety info from Denton County 911, Denton County Emergency Services and Management, American Red Cross, Sherriff’s Department, Fire Department, Animal Control, and other agencies.

Leave the Ants at Home
Picnic in the Park, a community gathering to bring awareness of a 2,000-mile charity bicycle ride called “The Border to Water Ride” to benefit North Texas Youth for Christ, will be held on June 18 from 6 to 9pm at the Double Oak Pavilion at Waketon and Kings. Bring your own chairs, blankets, food, drinks, and enjoy the popular Mariachi Band from North Side High School in Fort Worth. All proceeds will go to the new Youth for Christ City Life Center building in north Fort Worth. Call 214-674-8004.

Senior Prom for Senior Citizens
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers will host its First Annual Senior Prom for senior citizens on Friday, June 4, from 10:30am to 12:30pm their restaurant on FM 407 in front of the Highland Village Wal-Mart. Prizes, refreshments and frozen custard will be served, Massage Heights will offer complimentary chair massages. A Prom King and Queen will be crowned. Call 972-317-3600 or visit

Young Republicans Gather
The Young Republicans of Denton County group is looking for conservative men and women between the ages of 18 and 40 to join their newly revitalized group. Meetings will take place on the second Monday of each month at 6:30pm at Coorpender & Ramirez Attorneys and Counselors at Law, 3000 S. Stemmons Freeway, Lake Dallas. Call 817-403-4944.

Fall Soccer Registration Underway
Signups are underway for the Argyle Youth Sports Association’s fall soccer league for children in Pre-K to 6th grade residing in the Argyle school district. Registration forms, available online at, must be received by June 20 along with the registration fee of $75. Practices will start on August 15. Visit

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