Workshops & Events

The City of Frisco WaterWise Program hosts a variety of workshops and events for Frisco residents. These events cover water-saving techniques and conservation principles to help preserve and protect our most valuable resource. For more information and to register for workshops, access the workshop links below. 

2018 Workshops & Events

Irrigation Station

Come and learn about your irrigation system from Frisco's own Licensed Irrigators in this hands-on workshop. Participants will rotate through five different stations to learn about valves, heads & nozzles, leaks, controllers, and conservation. Each resident is provided with an informational booklet to accompany the workshop.

Seating is limited to keep group sizes small.
RSVP here.

March 02, 2018
10:00 a.m. to Noon
Frisco Senior Center
6670 Moore Street
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Upcoming Dates for Irrigation Station:


March 24, 2018 (Saturday) - 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Frisco Senior Center 
2018 Workshop Schedule
Collin County Master Gardener Double Header!
Saturday, February 17, 2018
The Landing at Myers Park in McKinney

Spring into Vegetable Gardening
8:00 A.M. - Noon
Tree Care
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Each Workshop is $10.00 
Register Online with CCMG 
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Earth-Kind Landscape Design and Management School

Saturday & Sunday,
February 24 & 25, 2018

Myers Park and Event Center 
7117 County Road. 166, 
McKinney, TX 75071

$295 per household
To register for the course, contact Angela Ehrler, 972-952-9256, amehrler@ag.tamu.edu
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Guide to Gardening in North Texas
Spend a morning with gardening experts.

March 3, 2018

8:00 AM - 1:00 P.M.
Collin County Conference Center
2400 Community Avenue
McKinney, Texas

See full details & register here.
Guide to Gardening 2018
Let's Ketchup on Tomatoes
Bring your lunch, it's a Brown Bag Workshop!

Friday, March 09, 2018
Noon - 1:00 P.M.
McCallum Room
Frisco City Hall, 4th Floor

Speaker: Patrick Dickinson
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Do Something Wild! Wildlife at the Wetlands
Bring your lunch, it's a Brown Bag Workshop!

Friday, March 23, 2018
Noon - 1:00 P.M.
McCallum Room
Frisco City Hall, 4th Floor

Speaker: John DeFillipio
Wetland Eagles
Rainwater Harvesting
Bring your lunch, it's a Brown Bag Workshop!

Friday, April 13, 2018
Noon - 1:00 P.M.
Public Works Training Room
11300 Research Road
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Garden Enrichment: Composting Basics
Bring your lunch, it's a Brown Bag Workshop

Friday, April 20, 2018
Noon - 1:00 P.M.
McCallum Room
Frisco City Hall, 4th Floor

Speaker: Bryan Moore
Composting
Water Efficient Landscape Design
Tips and Tricks with ULandscapeIT

Saturday, May 19, 2018
9:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
Frisco Senior Center
6670 Moore Street

Speaker: Patrick Dickinson
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Native & Adapted Plants
Bring your lunch, it's a Brown Bag Workshop!

Friday, June 8, 2018
Noon- 1:00 P.M.
McCallum Room
Frisco City Hall, 4th Floor
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Pots in Small Spots: Container Gardening
Bring your lunch, it's a Brown Bag Workshop!

Friday, August 24, 2018
Noon - 1:00 P.M.
McCallum Room
Frisco City Hall, 4th Floor

Speaker: Dr. Dotty Woodson
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Grow Your Own Vegetables
Learn when and what to plant to get the best results!

Saturday, September 15, 2018
9:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
Frisco Senior Center
6670 Moore Street

Speaker: Dr. Dotty Woodson
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Shade Gardening
Bring your lunch, it's a Brown Bag Workshop!

Friday, September 28, 2018
Noon - 1:00 P.M.
McCallum Room
Frisco City Hall, 4th Floor
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