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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Summer 2019 Branch Living Brochure

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Summer 2019 Branch Living Brochure Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Spring 2019 Branch Living Brochure

Farmers Branch Living Spring 2019

Spring 2019 Branch Living Brochure

Like all things spring, Farmers Branch is steadily coming into full bloom. One of the most beautiful and vibrant seasons in our city, spring offers a pleasant change of weather and an array of fun-filled activities for th...

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Spring 2019 Branch Living Brochure Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Summer Funshine registration now open

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FBTX ~Registration for Summer Funshine, the long-running Farmers Branch recreational day camp for kids, ages 6 through 12, is now open, with a first-time online option.

   The program runs from May 31 through August 16 from Monday through...

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Summer Funshine info Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Coming Summer 2019 - The Barney Wood Bark Park

Farmers Branch Bark Park

Coming Summer 2019 - The Barney Wood Bark Park! 

You asked for it and doggone it, you got it!

The Barney Wood Football Field at Don Showman Park will be transformed into the Barney Wood Bark Park. The 1.44 acre field, located next to the Farmers Br...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Aquatics Center is cover story for industry magazine

Aquatics Center magazine cover

FBTX ~ The Farmers Branch Aquatics Center nabbed the cover photo in Aquatics International magazine's "Best of Aquatics" issue, celebrating some of the most efficient and effective operations in the world.

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Full issue online Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: April 6, 2015

RING IN THE OLD: Original bell from Old Church finds its way home to the Historical Park

Original bell from old church

FARMERS BRANCH ~ On an unusually warm Tuesday in January, a crew of specialized craftsmen carefully helped place a 100-plus-year-old bell back into the belfry where its service began in the 1890s. The Old Church at the Farmers Branch Historical Park has b...

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Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: April 6, 2015

ROSE ROSETTE: Landscape Manager does battle against rose disease

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FARMERS BRANCH ~ Growing a City of roses requires commitment, skill and sometimes information, in order to promote healthy plants that showcase our streets and neighborhoods. Farmers Branch Parks Landscape Manager Pam Smith said local rose gardeners shoul...

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Posted on: March 13, 2014

IN THE GARDEN: Gussie becomes a trial garden for England's David Austin Roses

David Austin Roses

FARMERS BRANCH ~ Now that the EarthKind Rose trial is over, the rose garden at Gussie Field Watterworth Park in Farmers Branch is becoming a trial garden for England's David Austin Roses. Volunteers from local rose societies along with Farmers Branch Park...

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