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  1. The Art of the Brick

    February 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - August 18, 2019, 5:00 PM

    Featuring intriguing works of art made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world, The Art of the Brick is a critically acclaimed traveling exhibition boasting the world’s largest and most elaborate display of pieces constructed using only LEGO® bricks. Created by world-renowned contemporary artist Nathan Sawaya, The Art of the Brick is designed to inspire ingenuity and creativity with original pieces and re-imagined versions of some of the world's most famous art masterpieces including Van Gogh's Starry Night and Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring. And discover your inner architect in the hands-on, interactive LEGO® brick gallery The Science of the Brick, with building challenges, games, and open play spaces!

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  2. MCKINNEY, THEN AND NOW exhibit

    April 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Collin County History Museum in Historic Downtown McKinney

    Fasten your seatbelts and come join us for a travel back in time as we focus on McKinney, Texas... Then and Now. Various types of audio/visual aids will be available and we'll be introducing augmented reality. History has never been so fascinating!

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  3. Nature Story Time

    April 19, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Nature Story Times are designed primarily for young children and will introduce a different nature-themed book each week. During most of the story times, a puppet, live animal or enrichment items will be included to enhance the experience. These programs should last approximately 30-45 minutes depending on the book covered.

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  4. Watercolor Florals

    April 19, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    There lives an artist in all of us! Watercolors are magical, easy and exciting with the right instruction, materials and inspiration. Learn watercolor florals to create a floral wreath in no time in a fuss-free fun workshop! In this beginner level, easy to follow workshop, we will create mood boards from images, sketch and compose a balanced composition of florals and paint with watercolors. You’ll get to take home a frame-worthy painting and even receive a hand-lettering exercise to inscribe your name, favorite word or phrase in the painting! Unique Watercolor Kits will be available to purchase after the workshop if you so desire to keep the inspiration going at home!

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  5. LIVE at Lone Star Michael & Ashley 4/19 8pm

    April 19, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

    Friday night date night, the best entertainment and wine! Mellow acoustic guitar melodies and beautiful contralto vocals.

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