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Food for Thought Market and Café

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September 21, 2018, 3:15 pm
Preschool Playdate

Happy Friday!
Before heading out for the weekend, try a scoop of our Loaded Baked Potato Soup. We also have our Market Salad as well as our Beef & Cheddar Sandwich.

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For ages 3 – 5 in the Children’s Program Room. Play and explore with activity stations focusing on Kindergarten readiness skills such as cutting, name-writing, and shoe-tying. Limited to 80. A ... See more

September 20, 2018, 3:40 pm
Making of the Legendary American Film "Giant"

Calling all pasta lovers! Chicken Alfredo is the scoop for today! Looking for an alternative? We have the Antipasto Salad as well as the Italian Club Sandwich.

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Lucas native Don Graham discusses his book "Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the making of a Legendary American Film." Mr. Graham's book explores the interpersonal ... See more

September 19, 2018, 6:32 pm

Have you heard? We are saying goodbye to our Chicken Pot Pie and letting you help us decide what our Wednesday Scoop of the Day should be. Comment below with your suggestions!

September 19, 2018, 4:08 pm
DIY@APL: Book Wreaths

It's Chicken Wednesday. Fill up on our famous Chicken Pot Pies as well as fan favorites, Chicken Salad on Greens and Chicken Salad on Croissant.

"If you can imagine something, it will be"
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Create a beautiful wreath using book pages or sheet music. All supplies provided. Feel free to bring your own pages. Ages 16+

September 18, 2018, 3:00 pm
Resume Writing Done Right

Taco Tuesday takes on a whole new meaning here at the cafe. Enjoy a cup of warm Taco Soup or try out our Southwest Salad. In lieu of a sandwich, we are shaking things up by serving Chicken ... See more

Looking for a job? This resume writing workshop, presented by the Collin College Center for Workforce Development, will help you prepare for career search success! Come learn about the essential ... See more

September 17, 2018, 9:30 pm

Create (and then eat) your very own fairy tale!

September 17, 2018, 6:37 pm

Did someone say Chicken and Sausage Etoufee? 😋

September 17, 2018, 3:29 pm

Happy Monday! For our scoop of the day, we are having Chicken and Sausage Etoufee. You will also have a chance to dress your salad up when you order the Chef Salad. Craving for a sandwich? The ... See more

September 14, 2018, 3:15 pm
Music and Movement

Start the weekend off with a cup of Beef & Barley Soup. Or dance your way over for a delicious Chef Salad filled with your favorite toppings. We're also offering a Turkey & Swiss Sandwich.

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For ages 2 and up with their caregivers in the Children’s Program Room. Join us as we sing, dance, and make music! Limited to 80. A free ticket is required to attend. The tickets will be handed out ... See more

September 13, 2018, 4:46 pm

Smell the smells of Autumn as we have our Pumpkin Cream Cheese muffins coming out of our oven! Snag this deliciousness and more before ya head out from the Allen Public Library

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