Texarkana Museums System’s Harry Potter Month  “Potions Class”
Aug
24
2:00 PM14:00

Texarkana Museums System’s Harry Potter Month “Potions Class”

AUGUST 24

The fourth activity of the Texarkana Museums System’s Harry Potter Month will be “Potions Class” from 2-4 p.m. at the P.J. Ahern Home. Join the TMS as they conjure up a magical concoction that any dragon will protect. Cost is $10. Register at www.texarkanamuseums. org/events or call 903-793-4831 for more information.

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Final Event of Texarkana Museums System’s Harry Potter Month will be “Feast of Victory”
Aug
31
2:00 PM14:00

Final Event of Texarkana Museums System’s Harry Potter Month will be “Feast of Victory”

AUGUST 31

The final event of the Texarkana Museums System’s Harry Potter Month will be “Feast of Victory” from 2-4 p.m.

at Discovery Place Interactive Museum. Come dressed in your best costume to enjoy your victory. Cost is $10. Register at www.texarkanamuseums.org/ events or call 903-793-4831 for more information.

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Sep
7
4:30 PM16:30

Angel Fund Foundation, Inc. will host Putt for a Purpose at 6:30 p.m. at Texarkana Country Club.

SEPTEMBER 7

Angel Fund Foundation, Inc. will host Putt for a Purpose at 6:30 p.m. at Texarkana Country Club. Drawdown tickets are $100 and include entry for one into the Putt for a Purpose event, a chance to win $5,000, fun putt, fish fry, entertainment and silent auction. Event tickets are $50 and include entry for one into the Putt for a Purpose event, fun putt, fish fry, entertainment and silent auction. Musical entertainment will be provided by Danny Maxey & the Barn Kats. Proceeds from the event will benefit Angel Fund Foundation, which provides financial assistance to cancer patients in the area.
For more information, visit: www.angelfundfoundation.
org
or www.facebook.com/ angelfundfoundation.

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Sep
11
3:00 PM15:00

Check-in for the Four States Fair Fine Arts Show will be held in the Barbara Gleboff Fine Arts Building from 3-6 p.m. at the Four States Fairgrounds.

SEPTEMBER 11

Check-in for the Four States Fair Fine Arts Show will be held in the Barbara Gleboff Fine Arts Building from 3-6 p.m. at the Four States Fairgrounds. Online registration for the art show is open until August 23 at www.fourstatesfair.com.

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Sep
13
to Sep 22

The 75th annual Four States Fair will take place at the Four States Fairgrounds in Texarkana, Arkansas.

SEPTEMBER 13-22

The 75th annual Four States Fair will take place at the Four States Fairgrounds in Texarkana, Arkansas. A 10-day event, the fair line up includes a carnival, livestock shows, daily entertainment on the outdoor stage, a Downtown Parade, Equipment Rodeo, Demo Derby and three nights of PRCA Rodeo.

Visit: www.fourstatesfair.com for more information.

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Sep
14
8:00 AM08:00

Doris K. James Memorial Over the Edge

SEPTEMBER 14

The Doris K. James Memorial Over the Edge event will be held at Texas A&M University-Texarkana. Participants will rappel 60 feet Over the Edge of a TAMU-T building from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in support of the Alzheimer’s Alliance Tri-State Area and Our Place Day Respite Center. Sign up at: www.alztristate.org/over-the-edge.

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Sep
21
8:00 AM08:00

To Reach Every Youth (T.R.E.Y.) will host its sixth annual Golf Tournament

SEPTEMBER 21

To Reach Every Youth (T.R.E.Y.) will host its sixth annual Golf Tournament at 8 a.m. at Texarkana Golf Ranch. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Dinner
will be provided at Scottie’s featuring entertainment by “LocoMotion” beginning at 8 p.m. Contact Vicki Westmoreland at 903-293-4771 for more information.

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Spring Lake Park
Sep
21
8:00 AM08:00

Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Spring Lake Park

SEPTEMBER 21

The Alzheimer’s Association Dallas & Northeast Texas Chapter will host its Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Spring Lake Park. Registration will open at 8 a.m. and the ceremony will begin at 9, followed by the walk at 9:30. Register at www.alz.org/ walk or contact Danielle Brown Tolson at dabrown@alz.org or 214-540-2471.

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Aug
17
10:00 AM10:00

Women for A&M-Texarkana will host its Gourmet Brunch, “Champagne and Cornbread”

AUGUST 17

Women for A&M-Texarkana will host its Gourmet Brunch, “Champagne and Cornbread,” featuring “High South” Cuisine, from 10-11:30 a.m. in the TAMU-T Tri-State Iron & Metal Atrium. This year’s celebrity chef is Matthew McClure,
chef at The Hive, located in Bentonville,

Arkansas. Tickets are $35 each. Contact Courtney Boeckmann at cboeckmann@ tamut.edu or call 903-223-3057.

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The 30th annual Great Texarkana Duck Race
Aug
17
10:00 AM10:00

The 30th annual Great Texarkana Duck Race

AUGUST 17

The 30th annual Great Texarkana Duck Race will be held at Holiday Springs Water Park’s Lazy River. Ducks are $5 each, and if you adopt five ducks, you get one free. This year’s top duck prize is a 2019 Kia Rio LX; second place is a $1,000 Dillard’s gift certificate; third place is a $1,000 Holiday Cleaners gift certificate; fourth place is a $1,000 Classic Car Wash gift certificate; and fifth place is a $500 Super 1 Foods gift certificate. Proceeds from the event will benefit CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System’s cardiovascular services. Adopt ducks at 903-614-RACE or at: www.greattexarkanaduckrace. com.

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2019 Great Texarkana Duck Fest
Aug
9
5:00 PM17:00

2019 Great Texarkana Duck Fest

AUGUST 9

The 2019 Great Texarkana Duck Fest, presented by the CHRISTUS St. Michael Foundation, will take place from 5-10 p.m. at the Four States Fairgrounds. Jase Robertson, from the A&E reality television show, “Duck Dynasty,” and COO of Duck Commander, will be the featured guest. Food, music and fun for the whole

family will be held. Music will feature Caroline Joyce and The Dusty Rose Band. Proceeds from the event will assist the CHRISTUS St. Michael Foundation in its efforts to support health services and programs for the Texarkana region at

CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System. For more information, visit: www.christusstmichaelfoundation. org or call 903-614-2024.

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The 43rd annual Hope Watermelon Festival will be held at Fair Park in Hope, Arkansas.
Aug
8
to Aug 10

The 43rd annual Hope Watermelon Festival will be held at Fair Park in Hope, Arkansas.

AUGUST 8-10

The 43rd annual Hope Watermelon Festival will be held at Fair Park in
Hope, Arkansas. The event will feature arts and crafts, food, family-oriented activities, “Watermelon Idol” talent contest, musical entertainment, a 5K race, and Baggo Tournament. Headline entertainment will feature Diamond Rio on Saturday at 8:30 p.m. Visit: www. hopewatermelonfest.com, call 870- 777-3640, or email: hopemelonfest@ yahoo.com for additional information. For a detailed list of activities, also

visit the Hope Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.

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Judith McCarty School of Dancing will host New Student Registration
Aug
5
to Aug 8

Judith McCarty School of Dancing will host New Student Registration

AUGUST 5-8

Judith McCarty School of Dancing will host New Student Registration from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 4-6:30 p.m. or online registration is available. Special tuition and dancewear pricing for 3 year olds and preschool is available.

Call 903-794-5916 or 79-DANCE for more information. or visit: www.judithmccarty.com.

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The Texarkana Museums System kicks off Harry Potter Month activities with “Sorting Day & Wand Making” from 2-4 p.m. at the Museum of Regional History.
Aug
3
2:00 PM14:00

The Texarkana Museums System kicks off Harry Potter Month activities with “Sorting Day & Wand Making” from 2-4 p.m. at the Museum of Regional History.

AUGUST 3

The Texarkana Museums System kicks off Harry Potter Month activities with “Sorting Day & Wand Making” from 2-4 p.m. at the Museum of Regional History. Any age is welcome to attend. Cost is $10 per person. 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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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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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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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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