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Reading With You May 28

Reading With You Summer Reading List

Our stations are proud to once again partner with Reading Partners North Texas and the Alice J. Puente Reading Initiative for this important program to encourage young students to continue their learn...

  • The Warren Center Apr 28

    The Warren Center: Virtual Therapy Sessions

    The Warren Center, for children with developmental differences is offering virtual therapy sessions.  The Warren Center is a nonprofit organization providing therapy services to children impacted by developmental delays and disabilities. On average, the agency serves over 1200 children every week and provides critical resources to their family...
  • Girls Inc. Apr 21

    COVID-19: Girls Inc. of Tarrant County Needs Your Support

    NBC 5 encourages you to help Girls Inc., especially during this crisis, provide girls ongoing social and emotional support, life-changing programs and resources to help meet the immediate needs of their families.  Ways you can help! Make a monetary donation to support Girls Inc. programs at www.girlsinctarrant.org/donate Purchase items fr...
  • SNAP May 20

    Double Up Food Bucks Program at Cowtown Farmers Market Enables SNAP Recipients to Stretch Their Food Dollars.

    Looking for healthy, fresh-from-the-farm produce for the family table this summer? Cowtown Farmers Market is the place to shop, and now local families that are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits can stretch their food dollars even further with the new Double Up Food Bucks initiative.  Area resident...
  • Perot Museum Apr 20

    DIY Scrappy Garden presented by The Perot Museum

    Did you know you can easily regrow some of your vegetables, just by using kitchen scraps? Here’s how you can get started, using the base of a bunch of celery and some seeds from a bell pepper. You will need: • An empty container like a small pot or plastic cup • Potting soil • A few bell pepper seeds…

  • coronavirus Mar 27

    North Texas Food Bank to Distribute Free Food at UNT Dallas Campus

    The North Texas Food Bank will provide disaster relief efforts and distribute free food at the University of North Texas at Dallas campus on Tuesday, March 31.

  • Reading With You Mar 25

    Reading With You

    Join NBC 5’s Laura Harris, Reading Partners North Texas and the Alice J. Puente Reading Initiative Fund as we continue to encourage young viewers to read and be successful. Reading With You is a yearlong campaign. Each month, we focus on a theme and Reading Partners North Texas provides book titles to match the theme. To find this month’s...
  • Pegasus Film Festival May 19

    The Pegasus Film Festival Goes Virtual May 29th

    The Pegasus Film Festival works to be accessible to all, especially during trying times such as these. The COVID-19 outbreak may have separated us all physically, but time and time again, we show how we can continue to work together. Due to the COVID-19 and the Shelter in Place order, the Pegasus Film Festival will now be a virtual event…...
  • COVID-19 Mar 19

    Community Events Cancelled or Rescheduled

    NBC 5 would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your generous support of the important events and programs we promote in our community. As a result of COVID-19 concerns, the following organizations have cancelled or rescheduled events that NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 have promoted. Their decisions were not made lightly. They were made in the ...
  • autism Jan 13

    Metrocare’s Center for Children with Autism

    Discussing Metrocare’s recently re-opened Center for Children with Autism in Desoto as well as some of the services available with Tate Ringer, Chief Strategy Officer at Metrocare, and Selena Milles, Metrocare’s Program Director. For more information, visit metrocareservices.org.

  • NBCUniversal Inc. Nov 27, 2019

    The Warren Center

    Discussing the impact The Warren Center has on children with developmental differences and their mission to focus on early childhood intervention with Amy Spawn, the CEO of The Warren Center. To learn more, visit www.thewarrencenter.org/northstars.

  • NBCUniversal Inc. Nov 15, 2019

    The Warren Center

    Discussing the impact The Warren Center has on children with developmental differences and their mission to focus on early childhood intervention with Bill Warren, the President of The Warren Center’s Board of Trustees, and Beverly Warren, the founding chair of The Warren Center’s Advisory Council. To learn more, visit www.thewarrencenter.org....
  • North Texas Nov 15, 2019

    Engineering Stereotypes Demystified

    Most people can easily recognize the contributions engineers make to society, but far too often engineers are incorrectly stereotyped as boring geeks.

  • Fort Worth May 7

    Fort Worth Public Library to Offer Curbside Services

    The Fort Worth library facilities will remain closed to the public but the staff is preparing to offer curbside service at five locations.

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