Jul
20
6:00 PM18:00

Dr. Craig Nakashian, of Texas A&M University-Texarkana

Dr. Craig Nakashian, of Texas A&M University-Texarkana, will delve into
A Brief History of the Future and will discuss How Science, Technology & Imagination created the future that never was in the Ace of Clubs Carriage House. Admission is only $5; TMS members are free. Register at www. texarkanamuseums.org/events or call 903-793-4831 for more information.

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Learn about the moon phases
Jul
27
3:30 PM15:30

Learn about the moon phases

Learn all about the different moon phases and how to map them out as Texarkana Museums System winds down its celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the moon landing. Admission to this event is only $5; TMS members are free. Register at www.texarkanamuseums.org/ events or call 903-793-4831 for more information.

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Moon Landing Party
Jul
27
6:30 PM18:30

Moon Landing Party

Watch as Neil Armstrong steps onto the surface of the moon and takes a giant leap for mankind. The P. J. Ahern Home at 403 Laurel will host a Moon Landing Party complete with 1960s-styled drinks and snacks. Watch the original moon landing, play some moon landing trivia and rock away with some ’60s music. Tickets are $20; TMS members are only $15. Register at www.texarkanamuseums.org/ events or call 903-793-4831 for more information.

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Celebrate the Moon Landing with us!
Jul
6
2:00 PM14:00

Celebrate the Moon Landing with us!

JULY6

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing this month with the Texarkana Museums System. The first event will consist of a debate and forum from local high school and college students on the greatest mystery of all surrounding the moon landing. From 2-4 p.m., the topic will be explored at the Museum of Regional History. Admission is free; donations are welcome. Register at www. texarkanamuseums.org/events or call 903-793-4831 for more information.

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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing!
Jun
28
2:00 PM14:00

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing!

JULY13

As part of the TMS celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, come create your very own space helmet at Discovery Place Interactive Museum from 2-3 p.m. Cost is $8. Admission to this event is only $8 and TMS members get a $5 discount! Register at www.texarkanamuseums. org/events or call 903-793-4831 for more information.

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Jun
25
6:00 PM18:00

A CARE Featuring Teepa Snow

A CARE (Caring for Adults Regional Education) conference, featuring Teepa Snow, will
be held at Texarkana Convention Center. Hosted by the Ark-Tex Area Agency on

Aging and Texarkana College, and funded in part by Texas Health and Human Services, registration is open and CEUs are available. Sponsors of the event are Focused Post Acute Care Partners, Hearts & Hands Homecare, Encompass Health, and Ross & Shoalmire. Register online at www.atcog.org.

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Jun
10
to Jun 22

Tex*Rep Drama Camp

Tex*Rep will hold its annual Drama Camp to give young people the opportunity to appreciate theatre arts by learning related skills,techniques,anddisciplines. For
more information about the camp, visit: www.texrep.org/dramacamp or email: michael.cooper@texarkanacollege.edu.

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Jun
6
5:00 PM17:00

Leadership Texarkana accepting applications

Leadership Texarkana is currently accepting applications from individuals who are interested in applying to be part of the Leadership Texarkana class of 2019-2020.

An After Hours Social from 5-6:30 p.m. will be held at Twisted Fork’s meeting
room for an informal opportunity to visit with LT grads and learn more about the experience. Applications are available online at www.leadershiptexarkana.com, by calling 903-792-0011 or emailing: info@ leadershiptexarkana.

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May
29
4:00 PM16:00

Sparks in the Park

Sparks in the Park will take place from 4-10 p.m. at the Four States Fairgrounds. Activities will include fireworks, children’s games, bounce houses, climbing wall, concerts, games, and train rides. For 903- 244-4282 for more information.

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May
25
8:00 AM08:00

Cruisin for St. Jude's Talimena Rally

Cruisin for St. Jude’s Talimena Rally will take place, benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Registration will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday at the Arkansas Elks Lodge #399; Friday’s event is Riding the Hills; and Saturday’s activity is the Queen Wilhelmina Ride. Call Neil Jones for more information at 903-276-6884.

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May
23
to May 25

Cruisin for St. Jude’s Talimena Rally

Cruisin for St. Jude’s Talimena Rally will take place, benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Registration will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday at the Arkansas Elks Lodge #399; Friday’s event is Riding the Hills; and Saturday’s activity is the Queen Wilhelmina Ride. Call Neil Jones for more information at 903-276-6884.

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4th annual EMS Appreciation Week First Responder’s Day
May
22
7:00 AM07:00

4th annual EMS Appreciation Week First Responder’s Day

Grand presenting sponsors Texarkana Emergency Center and Farmers Bank
& Trust will hold the fourth annual EMS Appreciation Week First Responder’s Day. The event will include free breakfast, lunch and dinner for all first responders (including EMS, all law enforcement, and firefighters). Breakfast will be held from 7-9 a.m. on the Texarkana Chamber of Commerce lawn. Lunch and dinner will be served at any Texarkana Big Jake’s Bar-B-Que locations.

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May
21
11:00 AM11:00

LifeNet EMS will host its annual EMS Week Appreciation Lunch

LifeNet EMS will host its annual EMS Week Appreciation Lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silvermoon on Broad. Local EMS, law enforcement, fire firefighters, and first responders are invited to attend the luncheon. The luncheon is held annually during EMS Week to honor the first responders who serve both Bowie and Miller Counties. Call 903-832-8521 for more information.

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Fifth annual Clay’s Golf and Guitars event
May
18
9:00 PM21:00

Fifth annual Clay’s Golf and Guitars event

The fifth annual Clay’s Golf and Guitars event will be held at Northridge Country Club.
The four-man golf scramble starts at 9 a.m., and lunch will be provided. Cost is $125 per person for the scramble. The evening’s event features a concert by The Dancing Dream, an Abba tribute band. Tickets are $50 per person. for the concert Tickets for both events will be $150 per person. Beneficiary of this event will be The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club. Visit: www.claysgolfandguitars.com for more information

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May
18
5:00 PM17:00

The third annual Hunger’s No Game

The third annual Hunger’s No Game:
The Trilogy 5k & Fun Run will be held, benefitting Harvest Regional Food Bank. The 5K will begin at 9 a.m. and the Fun Run is at 9:30 a.m. The Competitive 5K entry fee will be $25, the Phantom Runner fee is $20, and the Fun Run fee is 10 canned food items delivered to Kilpatrick Elementary. Call 870-774-9691 for additional details.

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May
18
9:00 AM09:00

Texarkana Area Chapter #278 of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. will host its 23rd annual Veterans Information Fair

The Texarkana Area Chapter #278 of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. will host its 23rd annual Veterans Information Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Texas Elks Lodge #2771. This fair assists veterans, active duty, reserve and National Guard personnel and their families to obtain information from a variety of sources on VA benefits, programs, and other assistance. Visit www.vva278. org for more information.

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May
17
to May 18

The 31st annual Magnolia Blossom Festival 2019 and 30th Annual World Championship Steak Cook-OffTM will be held.

The 31st annual Magnolia Blossom Festival 2019 and 30th Annual World Championship Steak Cook-OffTM will be held. Entertainment for the event will be presented by Farmers Bank & Trust. Friday’s concert will be held from 6:30-10 p.m. and Saturday’s concert will be from 2-4 p.m. For a schedule of events, visit: www. blossomfestival.org.

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May
17
to May 18

The inaugural Walking for Williams will be held on the church grounds of Williams Memorial United Methodist Church.

The inaugural Walking for Williams will be held on the church grounds of Williams Memorial United Methodist Church. The evening will consist of a family warm-up by area cheerleaders, a family walk for all ages, dinner, and family entertainment. Funds will be raised to further the mission of the Williams School. Call 903-838-9517 for more information.

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May
11
3:00 PM15:00

Railfest

The eighth annual RailFest celebration will take place at Front Street Festival Plaza in downtown Texarkana. A family friendly event, everyone is invited to come enjoy food, crafts, play areas, exciting events, and an evening concert.

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The Texarkana Museums System will present Tinkertown
May
11
9:00 AM09:00

The Texarkana Museums System will present Tinkertown

The Texarkana Museums System will present Tinkertown from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Discovery Place and the surrounding blocks in downtown Texarkana. Admission is free, and the event is sponsored by Ledwell Machinery and the Patterson Troike Foundation. Come rediscover trades of the past and explore technology of today for a one-day hands- on make and take event. Call 903-793- 4831 for information.

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