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.
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 18, 2018, 7:30 PM - October 19, 2018, 9:00 PM @ Backdoor Theatre
This Pulitzer Prize-winning drama examines how two women, headstrong in their own ways, struggle with the hand life dealt them. As the evening wears on and the sense of desperate helplessness begins to build, Jessie and her Mama hurtle towards a disturbing, yet unavoidable, climax.
October 19, 2018, 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Central Boys and Girls Club
The Wichita Falls Boys & Girls Club Alumni & Friends proudly present THE CHAMBER OF HORRORS 40TH ANNIVERSARY HAUNTED HOUSE. In the basement of Central Boys & Girls Club.
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, 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Central Boys and Girls Club
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, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Smith's Gardentown.
It's that time of the year again! Help Wild Bird Rescue raise fund by attending Owl-O-Ween, hosted by Smith's Gardentown. Bring the family out in their costumes to enjoy bounce houses, pumpkin painting, a petting zoo, pumpkin carriage rides, take a picture with a real owl and more! Free general admission, with small ticket fees for each event.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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 23, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ River Bend Nature Center
Join River Bend Nature Center to Meet Mr. Lorax!! Learn all about trees and why we need them, and plant your own tree! Pre-K and lower ages are welcome! All materials will be provided, and the cost is included with general admission and is free for RBNC members.
October 24, 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 26, 2018, 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Central Boys and Girls Club
October 27, 2018, 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Central Boys and Girls Club
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