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 4, 2018, 10:00 AM - September 29, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Art Association and Art Gallery
The WFAA Gallery is hosting its Annual Photographic Exhibition that takes place on October 4th. September 29th is the final day that submissions will be accepted. Up to 3 photographs can be submitted for the show. The prospectus can be downloaded at fallsart.org
September 17, 2018, 2:00 PM - September 23, 2018, 10:00 PM @ Fly Wichita Falls Regional Airport
All aircraft tours will take place on the General Aviation Apron. Please visit Signature Flight Support for entrance on the day of the event. WWII B-25 Bomber Tour and Rides Tour the Historic Maid in the Shade Standard tour fees $10.00/ per person and $20/ Family. ** Pricing may vary**
September 19, 2018, 8:00 AM - September 30, 2018, 5:00 PM @ City Clerk's Office Room 104.
Interested in volunteering in your community? Consider applying to serve on a Board or Commission. Current vacancy for the Lake Wichita Revitalization Committee. City Clerk will accept applications for all Board and Commissions, even if there is not a vacancy listed. Applications will be kept on file for one year and are available online.
September 20, 2018, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Wichita Falls- Wichita County
Pre-registration is not necessary. The class size is limited to 40 students and will be closed when that number is reached. We will open the classroom 30 minutes before the posted class time. The cost of the completed 2-hour course (including exam) is $20.00 per student and due at class time. Advanced approval must be obtained for establishments that wish to be billed for employees' training. The Food Handlers Card is valid for two years at which time you must take another class to renew your card.
September 20, 2018, 12:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District
These classes will help give tools to help community members in their struggle to quit using tobacco.
September 20, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
Learn about all the wonders of weather, make fun weather crafts, and see how weather works up close! 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.
September 21, 2018, 9:00 AM - September 22, 2018, 12:00 PM @ MPEC
There will be over 100 beautiful quilts on display, door prizes, and much more. There will be 18 vendors, some quilt-related, others of general interest. Many will do demonstrations at their booths. The Scissor Guy will sharpen your scissors or knives while you enjoy the quilt show. Added this year will be a silent auction of small quilts and wall hangings with different quilts each day. You can place a bid or "Buy it Now". The drawing for the beautiful raffle quilt will be Saturday at 4:00 pm. Tickets for Quilting in the Falls are $6 each, $5 for seniors, and children 12 and under are free.
September 21, 2018, 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Wichita Theatre
Return to school this fall with High School Musical. Presented by the Wichita Theatre's older students, your family will love this musical adaptation of the hit movie.
September 21, 2018, 6:00 PM - September 23, 2018, 8:00 PM @ MPEC Exhibit Hall A.
The Sixth Annual, must-attend event will entice visitors to enjoy the weekend shopping with vintage dealers, artisans, and crafters. Visit booths presenting quality and unique items.
September 22, 2018, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Bud Daniel Park.
Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join in the fight against the disease.
September 22, 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.
September 22, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Big Blue
River Bend Nature Center connects people to the natural environment of Texas. Now they challenge you to face your fears, catch your breath, step up to the edge and rappel down 12 stories of Big Blue in Downtown Wichita Falls.
River Bend Nature Center connects people to the natural environment of Texas. Now they challenge you to face your fears, catch your breath, step up to edge and rappel down 12 stories of Big Blue in Downtown Wichita Falls. The first 90 individuals to raise a minimum of $1,000 by September 22nd will earn a spot to go Over the Edge for River Bend Nature Center!
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.
September 22, 2018, 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Wichita Theatre
September 22, 2018, 3:00 PM - September 23, 2018, 9:30 PM @ Akin Auditorium
The Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra opens the 2018-19 Season at Midwestern State University's Akin Auditorium with two performance times offered. Guest pianist, Lewis Warren performs Mozart.
September 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Kemp
September 23, 2018, 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Memorial Stadium
One day event being offered to children between the ages of 8-15 ( must have the birth certificate to register).
September 23, 2018, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Memorial Stadium
Ages: 8-15 (With Birth Certificate)
Punt, Pass & Kick is a program to get kids out and involved in football. The contest is for throwing, kicking & punting and it measures the distance and accuracy.
September 24, 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 loose 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.
September 25, 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!
September 25, 2018, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
The League of Women Voters of Wichita Falls, Volunteer Debut Registers, will be at the Wichita Falls Public Library to answer questions and to help with the application process.
September 25, 2018, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District
Pre-registration is not necessary. The class size is limited to 40 students and will be closed when that number is reached. They will open the classroom 30 minutes before the posted class start time. The cost of the 2-hour course (including exam) is $20.00 per student and due at class time. Advanced approval must be obtained for establishments that wish to be billed for employees' training. Food Handlers Card is valid for two years at which time you must take another class to renew your card.
September 26, 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.
September 27, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ River Bend Nature Center
Make some fun space crafts and learn all about the science of space! 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.
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.
September 29, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Kemp
September 29, 2018, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Wichita County Heritage Society
Sample a delectable array of local wines and crafts beer as you stroll downtown, hearing tales of the early days of Wichita Falls. The Wichita County Heritage Society is partnering with 8 local businesses and several wineries to bring you the Wine & History Walk!
September 29, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ McNeil Jr. High School
The Wichita Falls Sickle Cell Support Group will be having it's 4th Annual 5K Sickle Cell walk. They would like for the community to accompany them in this wonderful event to help provide support and education for families who are living and dealing with the effects of Sickle Cell Anemia. WFSCSG are also seeking vendors to help meet their goals. The deadline to be a vendor is August 1, 2018, and the vendor fee is $25.00.
September 30, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Kemp