Posted by April Reiling on Jun 13, 2013
Tags: Community, Parks, Public Health, Public Safety, Recreation, Town News, Trophy Club Park, Water
School is out for the summer and kids in Trophy Club have already begun enjoying their freedom from the school bell. While activities around town can be fun, it is important to keep in mind some health and safety information to aid parents and help protect children during the summer months.
Water Safety for Children
Child safety around swimming pools is a serious matter. Drowning is the leading cause of accidental death among infants, toddlers, and young children. It takes only a few minutes for a child to drown, and it is a misconception…
Posted by Brett Oliver on Jun 05, 2013
Tags: Community, Parks, Public Health, Recreation, Town News, Trophy Club Park
The Dallas Morning News (DMN) recently published the areas 10 Healthiest Neighborhoods and, although Trophy Club did not make the list, the Town was certainly well represented. The 10 healthiest communities were ranked according to four key factors:
Walking and biking trails
- Availability of healthy food
Colleyville (#1 & #2), Plano and Southlake were all recognized as the top four cities on the DMN list. Trophy Club was mentioned within Southlake's…
Posted by April Reiling on May 07, 2013
Tags: Trophy Club Park, Recreation, Parks, Community, Town News
A new dinosaur-themed playground will be installed this summer in order to serve families with young to school-age children. Located at the end of Trophy Club Drive, the covered playground is adjacent to Trophy Club Park and will offer trail connectivity to the nearby neighborhoods for easy access. The playground includes seating and at least one table for parents.
The T-Rex playground draws on the imagination as children can climb and explore the giant skeleton bones of the prehistoric behemoth. Two decks provide look out points for…
Posted by April Reiling on May 03, 2013
Tags: Community, Parks, Recreation, Town News, Trophy Club Park
The 1st Annual “Back to Nature” event took place Saturday April 27th at Trophy Club Park. This one-of-a-kind event featured live animal demonstrations, outdoor photography, a family campout and a 5k/10k fun run, just to name a few of the many attractions. About 700 people from the community gathered to celebrate trails, trees, and camping.
- 213 participants registered for the Family Campout at Trophy Club Park
- The Prairie Dog Chapter of the Dutch Oven Society prepared beans, cobbler and homemade rolls for…
Posted by April Reiling on Feb 13, 2013
Volunteer for the Trophy Club Monthly Beach Clean Up
Tags: Parks, Trophy Club Park, Recreation
On the first Saturday of each month, weather permitting, volunteers are welcomed to participate in the community Beach Clean Up at Trophy Club Park. If you have 3 hours to spend giving back to your community, please join your friends and neighbors at the Trophy Club Park guard shack (2885 Trophy Park Drive) at 8:00 a.m. Water will be provided to all volunteers, but please dress appropriately for the weather and environment. This includes wearing a hat, sunglasses, gloves, footwear, bug spray,…