May 21, 2019, 8:00 AM - August 30, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Wichita Falls
Children wishing to visit the library during the summer months will be able to take a bus for free to the library. Any child ages 8 and up can ride the City bus to and from the library for free. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult, who may also ride to the library without paying a fare. Fare cards are available for pickup at the library. Children will have the back of their fare card stamped as validation that they have visited the library. The event begins May 28th and ends August 23rd, 2019.
August 1, 2019, 8:00 AM - September 1, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Backdoor Theatre
A gracious foundation has given its support to Backdoor Theatre's School! All registrations are only $100! Limited Spots Open! Open to K-12th Graders. Registration closes September 1st.
August 2, 2019, 8:00 AM - October 11, 2019, 5:00 PM @ The Forum
The latest exhibit in the Galleria at the Forum features the artwork of Lawton, OK artists The Divas. The group comprised of students brought together by well-known Medicine Park, OK watercolorist Tom Biggs. Beginning with a painting class in 2014, the students became close-knit and Tome started calling them his "Divas". Since that beginning these artists have expanded their artistic learning, branching out from watercolor to other media across a range of subject matter.
August 6, 2019, 8:00 AM - August 31, 2019, 5:00 PM @ River Bend Nature Center
Annual Membership Benefits: free admission during regular business hours, 4-guest passes for friends, 10% discount in the Nature Gift Shop, Subscriptions to their email, Free or reduced admission to select events, Check out books from their Rotary North Club Library, Free admission and discounts to ANCA Nature Centers and Museums.
August 9, 2019, 8:00 AM - September 3, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Fire Station 1.
The WFFD is now taking applications for their Citizen's Fire Academy. This will be a 7-week academy meeting on Tuesday evenings from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm. The dates of the academy are September 10th - October 22nd with Graduation on Saturday, October 26th. This will be a hands-on and classroom firefighter experience. Participants will learn the entire history of the WFFD from its inception to the present time. Citizens will need to fill out an application, which can be emailed, delivered in person, or online. Must pass a background check and be at least 18 years of age.