August 27, 2018, 6:00 PM - December 3, 2018, 9:00 PM @ Midwestern State University
Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced instruction in Handbuilding & Wheelthrowing. Options in glazing and firing techniques could include wood, oxidation, reduction, soda, and raku.
August 30, 2018, 8:00 AM - October 15, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
The Wichita Falls Public Library is still seeking original artwork from all local artist to celebrate their 100-year anniversary. To be eligible you must be 14 years of age and older, original paintings, drawings, photographs and mixed media on canvas will be accepted. Artwork must be able to be hung on a wall and must not exceed 24 inches by 36 inches. Submission Deadline is October 15, 2018.
September 27, 2018, 4:40 PM - November 1, 2018, 5:20 PM @ Backdoor Theatre
Students will learn Theatre concepts such as guided sensory journeys, retelling stories, statue, creative play, storytelling, pantomime, and determining the beginning, middle, and end. The class will culminate in a parent showcase performance.
September 27, 2018, 5:30 PM - November 8, 2018, 6:20 PM @ Backdoor Theatre.
Students will learn Theatre concepts such as collaboration, improvisation, story dramatization, tableau, machine, character development, setting plot, creating original scenes, and making creative choices. The class will culminate in a parent showcase performance on November. 8th.
October 15, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Wichita Falls City Council Chamber.
The League of Women Voters is nonpartisan and neither supports or opposes candidates or political parties. Contested City races include Mayor, Councilor District 3, Councilor District 4, Councilor District 5. Wichita Falls ISD contested races include District 3 and At-Large 4-year term.
October 16, 2018, 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Municipal Auditorium
The Wichita Falls City Council meets the first and third Tuesday of each month. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers located on the first floor of Municipal Auditorium. These meetings are open to the public and the City Council Agenda is posted on the city Website the Friday prior to the scheduled Council meeting.
October 16, 2018, 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM @ Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District
Two new series of the Diabetes Education Program will be offered from September till November. These classes are geared towards people living with the diagnosis of Type 2 diabetes. Classes begin Thursday, September 11 and will be offered at two separate times: 8:30 am-10:30 am & 6:00 pm-8:00 pm. Space is limited! Call to reserve your spot now!
October 16, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
Join River Bend Nature Center for their Pumpkin, Pumpkin! program. Learn all about pumpkin biology, enjoy pumpkin story time, play fun pumpkin games, and plant your own pumpkin! Pre-K and lower elementary ages are welcome!
This program will be held indoors and outdoors. All materials will be provided, and the cost is included with general admission and is free for RBNC members.
October 16, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Downtown Wichita Falls
Wichita Falls Parks and Recreation would like to welcome the 2018 Fall Outdoor Concert Series. Performances will occur every other Tuesday during September and October. Bring your lawn chair or blanket, sit back, and enjoy an evening of great music and socializing. Concerts are presented by area musicians and offer a variety of music genres. Come out and join the fun with your family and friends, support local talent and your Parks & Recreation Department.
October 17, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
This is an interactive storytime designed for toddlers ages 18 to 36 months to enjoy with their caregivers.
October 18, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
Join River Bend Nature Center for some Fall Fun Crafts!! Make fun nature and fall crafts, and learn all about fall and how nature changes! This program will be held indoors. All materials will be provided, and the cost is included with general admission and is FREE for RBNC members.
October 19, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Tadpole Children's Academy.
Everyone is invited to Tadpole Children's Academy for their Fall Blast! They will have bounce houses, face painting, pumpkin painting, and lots of food! Children are welcome to wear their costumes and bring their buckets, there will be candy handed out. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
October 20, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Kemp
Mineral Wells Photographers Dee Elliot focuses her work on the things she's loved since childhood: ranching, horses, cattle, and the natural world. Her current exhibit in the What's Up Downstairs? Gallery at the Kemp brings to life her background in horse training while highlighting her joy in observing nature, particularly birds and plant life. With over 50 photographs on view, this exhibit is rich in imagery, detail and color.
Now showing in the West End Studio: Artist Sally Struck's history in quilting is apparent in her new exhibit, "Just My Imagination". These small-scale collages and mixed media pieces are informed by the precise geometry and color manipulation of patchwork quilting, as well as a joy in sewing. The exhibit is open and free to the public during all Kemp Center business hours.
October 20, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
Join River Bend Nature Center for their Mudworks program! Sculpt with different mediums, create your own materials to sculpt and paint with, and explore the chemistry of art materials! This program will be held indoors and outdoors. All materials will be provided, and the cost is included with general admission and if free for RBNC members.
October 20, 2018, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Big Blue
Bring your family for a spooky good time to see vendors of all types and trades! There will be treats, eats, and fun galore! Zombies will be greeting everyone at the door! Dress to impress or dare to scare! Giveaways and fun games! There will be something for everyone!
Vendors who want to participate or may have any questions email, email@example.com
October 20, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
All month the library will be celebrating the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's The Modern Prometheus. Come every Saturday afternoon and watch Frankenstein movies...from the classic to the modern, from the scary to the silly.
October 20, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lucy Park
Costume Parade and Contest: All ages, groups or individuals. Register between 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm at Lucy Park Log Cabin. A parade begins at 5:00 pm followed by judging at 5:45 pm (13 awards will be presented. Groups constitute one entry).
Pumpkin Decorating Contest: Decorating - Not Carving. For ages 10 and under - boys & girls begins at 6:00 pm. Decorating, judging, & awards (limited number of participants. First come, first served). General activities: bounce house, balloon sculptures (10 & under), cake walk (every half hour, begins at 6:00 pm). Carnival games: basketball toss, ring toss, chip toss, ball bingo, goblet game, milk bottle game, clinko, mini golf, and horseshoes.
A concession stand will be available at the event. (Cash Only)
October 21, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Kemp
October 22, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Obedience Training Club
The Canine Good Citizen Program is a two-part program that stresses responsible pet ownership for owners and basic good manners for dogs. All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test will receive a copy of the test which may be submitted to the American Kennel Club, with appropriate fees, for an official CGC certificate. Handlers will learn a variety of training skills to help build a better relationship with their dog. Skill include: walking on a leash, teaching the dog to sit, down, and stay when asked. The handler will be shown humane ways to redirect unwanted behavior in their dogs.
October 23, 2018, 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM @ Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District
October 24, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
October 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Kemp
October 27, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
October 27, 2018, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Kell House Museum.
Tour the 109-year-old Kell House Museum. This isn't your typical Haunted House; it just might be real!
October 28, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Kemp
October 29, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Obedience Training Club
October 30, 2018, 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM @ Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District
October 31, 2018, 9:00 AM - 8:30 PM @ Directly Behind the Boys & Girls Club
VITA is the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program that has provided free tax preparation to households at or below $64,000 this volunteer staff was able to assist over 3, 500 people last year. If you want to learn a new life skill, boost your resume, keep your mind sharp, and/or get all volunteer hours you need/want they will have 6 sessions to choose from but you must attend ALL the classes provided in that session. Classes will begin Saturday, Nov. 3. For more information contact: Genevieve Anderson at (940) 322-8638 ext. 35.
October 31, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library