Meetings in 2018 will be held in the Frisco Heritage Museum Second Floor Theater from 7-8:30 PM on the following dates. Details on presentation topics and speakers will be added as they are known.
Here’s a look back at last year’s meeting topics.
January 25, 2018
Stories of Frisco
A special presentation by local historians Bob Warren and Sam Roach telling stories of growing up in Frisco when it was a small farming community and how they have seen it grow into a busy suburban community.
February 22, 2018
NEW MEETING TIME AND LOCATION. The Heritage Association will help Hotel Indigo celebrate its grand opening just prior to February’s meeting which will be at the hotel. The Indigo is an upscale, contemporary hotel that has incorporated touches of “old Frisco” in its furnishings and décor. HAF volunteers in costume will help greet attendees to the grand opening from 6-8pm. HAF will hold a brief business meeting at the hotel at 8pm. Come at your leisure for a tour then stay for the meeting.
March 29, 2018
A “Green” Frisco
Molly Kinson, Environmental Education Coordinator, City of Frisco, will present about ways to reduce your waste at home by recycling and disposing of hazardous waste and prescription medications responsibly. As Frisco continues to grow by leaps and bounds, it is important to remember that the key to Frisco’s sustainable future is keeping our community clean today, while also “thinking green” for tomorrow.
April 26, 2018
Putting the Past into the Future
Mayor Cheney will lead a discussion as we talk about Frisco’s future and Frisco’s past. How can we effectively honor Frisco’s unique history while still being true to the tagline “Progress in Motion”. Mayor Cheney has some ideas and wants to talk with us about integrating elements of our past into our future.
May 31, 2018
Teacher Kim Slyman’s third grade class from Legacy Christian Academy will share their living history project as they represent figures from history, past and present. The children will present stories about their historic figures while dressed in character.
June & July, 2018
No Monthly Meeting
August 30, 2018
A Peek at the 2018-2019 School Year
FISD Superintendent Dr. Mike Waldrip will speak about his first year at FISD and what is planned for the new school year.
September 27, 2018
Student Storytellers will entertain us with a private show as they present stories that they will be performing at this year’s Lone Star Storytelling Festival. For information about the Storytelling Festival go to www.lonestarstories.org.