Programs & Events

Throughout the year, the Natural Resources Division provides many programs and events for Frisco residents. These programs and events are designed so that you, as a resident, will have a better understanding of how to protect, preserve, and conserve our natural resources.

Nature Programs and Events

Saturday, October 30, 2021: ArborFest & Buffalo Stomp

9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Frisco Commons Park 

Join the City of Frisco, Urban Forestry Board and Frisco Garden Club for ArborFest and Buffalo Stomp, our annual celebration of forests and prairies! The event includes a tree planting ceremony, guided educational tree tour, and seed scattering. Questions? Contact the Natural Resources Division.

Natural Resources Workshops

Friday, October 22, 2021: Fall into Flower Gardening

12-1 p.m. at The Grove at Frisco Commons

As the growing season comes to an end, learn how to winterize your landscape, control pesky winter weeds, and how and when to water your landscape in the fall and winter. Sherrian Jones, Collin County Master Gardener, presents this free and informative presentation full of fall flower gardening tips! Register for the class here.

"Nature in Your Neighborhood" Virtual Program Series

The "Nature in Your Neighborhood" virtual program series gives you the tools you need to explore Frisco's natural areas! Each episode, we'll bring you a new topic and we'll provide a companion Explorer Guide, which you can download below. We hope you'll take some time this week to Play Naturally!

Episode 1: Walk On the Wild Side 

In this episode,  join Ranger Kelsey as she looks for animal tracks at the Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt. Have your own adventure by downloading the Explorer Guide.

Episode 2: The Brrrrr in Birding

In this episode, join Ranger Kelsey as she explores winter birding at Frisco Commons. Enjoy your own birding experience by downloading the Explorer Guide.

Episode 3: Reel Fun in Frisco

In this episode, join Ranger Kelsey as she explains the basics of freshwater fishing at Boyd Park. Get more out of your fishing adventure by downloading the Explorer Guide.

Episode 4: Observing the Outdoors

In this episode, join Ranger Kelsey as she explores nature journaling at Beaver's Bend Park! Follow along with the journaling activities by downloading the Explorer Guide.

Episode 5: Natural Sense-ations

In this episode,  join Ranger Kelsey as she explore the outdoors using her five senses at Iron Horse Trail. Have your own sensory adventure by downloading the Explorer Guide.

Episode 6: Frisco Frog Chorus

In this episode, join Ranger Kelsey to learn about frog calls heard in Frisco! Discover more North Texas amphibians by downloading the Explorer Guide. 

Episode 7: Wild About Wildflowers

In this episode,  join Ranger Kelsey as she explores her favorite wildflowers in Frisco's natural areas. Have your own wildflower adventure by downloading the Explorer Guide.