Mar 11, 2014 - May 31, 2014
This village features eight buildings in miniature scale that emulate structures that would have been typical in prairie settlements in the late 1800s. Kids will love going back in time and have fun playing in and exploring these buildings including a miniature school house, grocery store and settler’s cabins! Through this exhibit, the Heard hopes to continue to connect...
Mar 11, 2014 - Mar 12, 2014
The SPCA of Texas Spring Break Critter Camp will be held March 10-12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day at the Perry Animal Care Center, located on 8411 Stacy Rd. in McKinney. The camp is open to children ages 8 to 11. Activities include guest speakers, games, information on SPCA of Texas and issues in animal welfare.
Mar 11, 2014 - Jan 30, 2015
This event occurs weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Miracle-Ear in McKinney offers free hearing tests during normal business hours. Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins are always welcome. The store also schedules tests and appointments on the weekends by appointment only. For more information, call Ramie Lay, Office Manager, at 214-491-6147.
Mar 11, 2014 - Dec 22, 2015
This event occurs weekly on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Guided tour of Chestnut Square's 10 historic buildings. Learn about the buildings, the families that lived in them (from 1854-1920) and the history of McKinney and Collin County. Chestnut Square Historic Village is supported by the Heritage Guild of Collin County, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit corporation found in 1977. New members are welcome. Membership dues help support Chestnut...
Mar 11, 2014 - May 10, 2016
This event occurs monthly, on the second Tuesday of January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December.
The McKinney Garden Club meets on the second Tuesday of the month (September through May) at 11:30 a.m. at the Heard-Craig Hall Gallery. The monthly meeting features a guest speaker and is open to the public. Past topics have included Glass Gardens, Daylilies and Pruning Roses. Visit the club’s website at mckinneygardenclub.org for more information.
Mar 11, 2014 - Apr 12, 2014
This event occurs weekly on Tuesday and Thursday.
The Heard-Craig House offers tours on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2 p.m. and Saturdays at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tours of the historic Heard-Craig House provide insight into the lives of the members of an extraordinary family who were dedicated to their community. Personal anecdotes, accomplishments, triumphs and tragedies bring the history of this family to life. The home is decorated...
Mar 11, 2014 - Mar 13, 2014
Spring break art camp for youth ages 5-14. Finally an art camp taught by award-winning instructors and art pros from the Robert Garden School of Art who specialize in teaching fine art & creative thinking to children instead of just crafts. Your young artist will complete eight amazing finished masterpieces using five different mediums you will want to frame; painting with oils,...
Mar 11, 2014 - Mar 21, 2014
Junior Players’ Discover Photography classes for after school classes in McKinney. Professional photographers will cultivate young artists through digital photographic projects. This class emphasizes learning through and engagement in both observing art and making it. Students will use their environment and writing exercises to create their artistic pieces of work. At the course...
Mar 11, 2014 - Dec 16, 2014
This event occurs weekly on Tuesday.
Career Solutions Workshop is a 12-week program designed to equip people with skills in attitude, time management, resumé writing, networking, interviewing and negotiating a job offer. Career Solutions meets each Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Click HERE to see the dates and topics discussed each week. Who Should Attend? This program is for anyone who is unemployed,...
Mar 11, 2014
Rain is free, learn how to capture it. Learn about rainwater harvesting and build your very own barrel. Find out how you can collect and direct the rain in ways that create backyard beauty, lessen the dependence on using city water in the garden and reduce runoff. Rain barrels are constructed from repurposed food grade containers, capacity is 55 gallons. The barrels measure 24 inches in...