Posted on: April 28, 2017

Apex Centre Activity Guide

Apex Centre Activity Guide

Learn about all the events, classes and activities available at the Apex Centre.

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Apex Centre Operating and Pool Hours

Apex Centre Hours

Find out when Apex Centre is open and when the pools are open for recreation and exercise.

Apex Centre hours
Posted on: April 28, 2017

Waiver Required

Apex Centre Waiver

All guests and day pass visitors must sign a waiver on the first visit. Waivers for minors must be signed by a parent or legal guardian.

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Art in All Forms

Art in all Forms Learn more
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Art Lovers

People at Arts in Bloom
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Artists

Arts in Bloom Learn more
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Children's Activities

Children's Activities
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Craft Beer

Libations at Arts in Bloom Learn more
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Kids Create

Creativity Learn more
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Live Entertainment

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Pottery

Pottery
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Texas Wine

Wine Learn more

Posted on: May 23, 2017

Build a better world by reading this summer

The McKinney Public Library System is encouraging adults and children alike to explore places unknown during their “Build a Better World!” summer reading program starting June 1.

This year, kick-off the summer reading program with a truck rodeo...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

McKinney police hosting second annual ‘Tacos with Cops’ on June 6

The McKinney Police Department invites residents to have a casual conversation with officers over some delicious tacos Tuesday, June 6. Last year the event attracted more than 400 participants and more are anticipated to attend its sequel. Tacos with Cops...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

McKinney health inspection reports now available for consumer review

Effective June 1, the City of McKinney Health Compliance Division will be publishing the most recent health inspection reports for food establishments in full detail on the city’s website via an interactive map. The main goal of the change is to...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Spec Industrial RFP

Seeking Experienced Development Teams

The McKinney Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is seeking proposals from experienced development teams to construct speculative light industrial / flex building space in the City of McKinney and is prepared to pr...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

McKinney Fire Department to host fourth annual Youth Career Exploration Camp

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is accepting applications for the fourth annual Youth Career Exploration Camp for children ages 12-15 years to be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 26-30 and July 17-21 at the Wysong Central Fire Station #1, 301 N. McDo...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Be a force of nature by knowing your severe weather risk

The City of McKinney Office of Emergency Management (OEM) encourages residents to be prepared for severe weather. Each year, people in this country are killed or seriously injured by all types of extreme weather, despite advance warning.

As part of the Wea...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

McKinney Fire Department recognized for best practices by Texas Fire Chiefs Association

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) has been recognized by the Texas Fire Chiefs Association (TFCA) Best Practices Recognition Program. MFD was evaluated for compliance of more than 117 best business practices for fire departments in the state of Texas and...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

McKinney Fire Department recommends annual chimney inspections this year and every year

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) along with the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) reminds residents to schedule an annual chimney safety inspection to identify potential hazards for cracks, creosote buildup or other obstructions. Each of these ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

McKinney Fire Department Awarded the Lone Star Achievement Award

Community Healthcare Team

On Jan. 17th, 2017, The Texas Fire Chiefs Association presented its annual Lone Star Achievement Award to the McKinney Fire Department (MFD) at the Texas Fire Chief’s Executive Conference in Galveston, TX.

The Lone Star Achievement Award honors departments...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

McKinney Fire Department hosts international intern from Poland

Firefighter Intern from Poland

The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) is hosting Officer Cadet Michal Zugaj from the Main School of Fire Service in Warsaw, Poland, who is part of a prestigious international program that provides Polish fire officer candidates the opportunity to experience ...Read on...


Posted on: May 30, 2017

Holiday Trash Delays

Holiday Trash Delays

Trash and recycling pickup will be delayed one day for the Memorial Day holiday.

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Posted on: May 29, 2017

Build a Better World with the Library's Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading 2017

Attend fun events, record your minutes to earn badges, get book recommendations and write your own reviews.

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Posted on: May 29, 2017

Jazz for a Summer's Eve June 15

Jammin June

Jammin' in June brings the JazzMark Quartet to Bonnie Wenk Park. Sit back and let the sweet jazz music flow over you on the summer breeze.

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Posted on: May 29, 2017

Read the Latest Mayor's Column

Mayor's Column

Mayor Brian Loughmiller pens his final column as Mayor of McKinney.

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Posted on: May 29, 2017

Serve Your City

Boards and Commissions

McKinney has boards and commissions that cover a variety of topics. From the Veterans Memorial Board to the McKinney Main Street Board, there's something for everyone.

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Posted on: May 29, 2017

The 2017 Water Quality Report is Here

Water Quality Report

McKinney's water is rated "Superior" by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality - the highest rating.

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Posted on: May 21, 2017

Beginning Genealogy Sunday June 4th

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Interested in finding out about your ancestors? Not sure where to start? Feel overwhelmed just thinking about it? If you’ve wanted to start tracing your family tree, but don’t know quite how to get started, then our FREE Beginning Gene...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Announcing Read Across McKinney 2017

The Book That Matters Most

Read across McKinney (RAM) is a one book/one community program designed to cultivate a culture of reading and discussion by bringing our growing community together around one great book.  The idea behind RAM is to have all residents read the same...

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Posted on: April 30, 2017

Are you in a book club?

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Email your book club information to contact-library@mckinneytexas.org.

We’ll keep your club informed about special events.

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McKinney Public LIbrary Adult Book Club
Posted on: April 18, 2017

Let’s Talk! ESL Conversation Groups

Summer 2017 ESL Conversation Groups

Roy & Helen Hall Memorial Library, 101 E. Hunt St.

  • Tuesdays: 7-8 p.m., June 6-July 25
  • Registration: Tuesday, May 30, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • English as a Second Language Learners can practice English speaking skills in a small group setting.
  • Must be able to read and w...
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More ESL resources
Posted on: April 9, 2017

Atomic Training

Atomic Training

Atomic Training is a free video-based software training resource available on our Research Center page and accessible from home or office, as well as at both library locations.

  • Create an account using your library card number and learn at your own pace, wh...
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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Texas Driver’s License Tests

Texas Driver’s License Practice Tests

Free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests, specifically based on Texas DMV materials. The site includes accessibility tools that let users hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, an...

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Free Texas Driver’s License Practice Tests
Posted on: February 16, 2017

NextReads Newsletters for All Interests

NextReads Newsletters

Sign up for one or more of our NextReads newsletters of new titles, prepared by subject and annotated by librarians. Mystery, Nature and Science, New Fiction, Business and Personal Finance, Picture Books, Genealogy, Graphic Novels, and Historical Fiction ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Comics Plus

Comics Plus Downloadable Comics and Graphic Novels

Comics Plus: Library Edition brings over 16,000 free digital graphic novels and comics to any Web-connected device.

The collection includes thousands of titles and series from the biggest publishers in comics, including IDW and Dark Horse, in every genre: ...

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Explore Comics Plus
Posted on: February 8, 2017

OnePlay Video Games

OnePlay Downloadable Video Games

OnePlay offer free video games, with unlimited access to over one thousand games, including extremely popular content and covering a wide range of genres.

All games are checked out on the PC App or Android App (not on the website itself).

Logging on to your...

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Posted on: August 9, 2016

cloudLibrary eBooks

cloudLibrary eBooks

Browse shelves by category or use the filter button to filter by genre. cloudLibrary keeps all your books in-sync; wherever you choose to read your books you'll always have the same content with you. Your books stay connected across all of your devices, a...

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cloudLibrary eBooks
Posted on: August 9, 2016

Zinio eMagazines

Zinio for Libraries

Magazine titles with no holds and with a variety of reading options, including desktop streaming and download on popular media devices. Get the "Zinio for Libraries" app from your device's store.

Zinio eMagazines
Posted on: July 5, 2016

OneClickdigital eAudiobooks

OneClickdigital eAudiobooks

OneClickdigital offers access to exclusive Recorded Books eAudio content, as well as content from all major publishers, in a user-friendly interface.  Find titles by series, author, publisher, narrator, genre, or keyword, and place holds and crea...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

"Yeezy" shoes burglary

The McKinney Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred on May 4, 2017, which has been circulating on social media. While the investigation continues, we have arrested one male juvenile for burglary in this case. The juvenile has confirme...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Timothy Vidal Sexual Assault Case

Timothy Vidal

The McKinney Police Department is conducting an investigation of sexual assault of a child involving a local Martial Arts Instructor, Timothy Lee Vidal.

Timothy Vidal has been charged with Sexual Assault of a Child and is currently in the Collin County Jai...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Dr. Ozumba Update

The McKinney Police Department is continuing the investigation involving local Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Donald Okechukwu Ozumba. Dr. Ozumba is currently in the Collin County Jail on four additional counts of sexual assault.

As part of our continued investig...

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