City of Meadows Place News

FBISD selects Gensler Design for Meadows Elementary Makeover

City of Meadows Place

I received another call from FBISD Superintendent, Dr. Charles Dupre today, but this time it was good news!  He called to tell me that last night the FBISD School Board approved an architect for the rebuilding of Meadows Elementary, making it a 21st Century Learning Center….assuming the bond passes.  (Please vote on the bond issue) … Continue reading

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Active Adults-October Schedule

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  Active Adults meet at the Discovery Center,11938 Amblewood Dr, for fellowship and fun. Come and join our Active Adult Community every Monday from 10:00am – 1:00pm. MONDAY, October 1- Visit and meet friends while playing cards, dominos or sipping coffee. Book will be meeting to discuss Educated by Tara Westover. MONDAY, October 8- Join us for … Continue reading

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Monarch Madness-Meadows Place Craft Show & Festival

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October 6th 9am – 2pm 11975 Dorrance & McDonald Park Come enjoy a day exploring the Home and Garden Craft Vendors, learn to create your own butterfly garden, identify native milkweed, make crafts,view butterflies , petting zoo, train ride, inflates, games, food trucks, etc. Savory and sweet food trucks will be onsite. Free Parking & … Continue reading

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City goes out for bid on Kirkwood Project

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The City of Meadows Place went out for bids on the Kirkwood reconstruction project and received 8 bids –  which is a very good number.  They ranged from $3.4 million to $4.3 million. Most of the bids were fairly close together – most within a percent or two with the two low bidders very, very close.  … Continue reading

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YAC Meeting-September 14

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YAC Meeting  YAC will meet Friday, September 14th, at the Discovery Center from 6pm-8pm.    

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Reptiles Gone Rampant

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REPTILES GONE RAMPANT Ever wonder if the snake you see in your yard is poisonous?  Do lizards make good pets?  How fast can a turtle move?  Wonder no more!  Learn through arts & crafts, stories and hands on fun at the Meadows Place Nature Center. 10/2 – 10/23, Tues.,9 – 9:45am, (4–7yr), $25 Parent must … Continue reading

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Zumba

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Come shake, shimmy, and dance those calories away!!!!  A total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.  Register now!!! 10/1 – 11/28, Mon & Wed., Community Center 6:30 – 7:30pm, $65 includes 2 days per week/Walk … Continue reading

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Storytelling @ Nature Center-Little Jordy’s Bluebird Backyard Adventure

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STORYTELLING Little Jordy Bluebird’s Big Backyard Adventure is an exciting journey that helps a little bird learn how to help himself, even when he thinks he can’t! This is book one of two, written in collaboration by two Meadows Place residents.  The authors will be stopping by the Nature Center for Reading Time.  *****Pre-order book … Continue reading

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NEW PROGRAM-Backyard Birds & Me

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BACKYARD BIRDS & ME Your child will have fun while making friends and learning about all things BIRDS. Classes will provide arts, crafts, stories, and hands on activities. 9/4 – 9/25 Tues.,9 – 9:45am, (4–7yr), Nature Center, $20, Parent must accompany child. 9/6 – 9/27, Thurs.,9 – 9:45am, (7- 12yr), $20

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Looking back at Hurricane Harvey

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It was a year ago this week that Meadows Place was getting ready for Hurricane Harvey .  I am still amazed at the strength of this community and the willingness of everyone to help their neighbor. I am proud of Meadows Place Emergency Response Team, Meadows Place Police Department, Fire and EMS.  I am also … Continue reading

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