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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

November 14th, 2017 by Gazette Staff in Texarkana News

Pages with Poochie
4 p.m. today
Texarkana Public Library
600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas
This program aims to help children get comfortable reading out loud by reading to Sketti, the library therapy dog.

Fall Mosaics Class
6 p.m. today
Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council
321 W. Fourth St., Texarkana, Texas

FUSE Meeting
6 p.m. today
Texarkana Public Library
600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas
Friends United for a Safe Environment will have its monthly meeting in the David Nelson Meeting Room.

Poverty Simulation
10 a.m. Nov. 15
Texas A&M University-Texarkana, Eagle Hall
7101 University Ave., Texarkana, Texas
The Texarkana Homeless Coalition will lead this simulation to bring awareness, increase understanding and inspire change within a community regarding local poverty. Attendees will take on the identity of a person living in poverty and attempt to live one month in their shoes. Following the one-hour simulation, there will be a lunch and debriefing.

Texarkana Bowie County Retired Teachers Association
10:30 a.m. Nov. 15
TISD Food Services Building
1600 Waterall St., Texarkana, Texas

Salvation Army Auxiliary Style Show
and Luncheon
11 a.m. Nov. 16
First United Methodist Church, Cabe Fellowship Hall
400 E. Sixth St., Texarkana, Ark.
Christmas style show, luncheon and silent auction.

Tai Chi-Seniors Living Well
1 p.m. Nov. 16
CHRISTUS St. Michael Senior Health Center
2604 Saint Michael Drive, Texarkana, Texas
These tai chi classes help increase longevity and can help with balance and fall prevention. Seating is limited and reservations are required.

Monthly Book Club Meeting
2 p.m. Nov. 16
Wadley Senior Clinic
1307 Trinity Blvd., Texarkana, Ark.
Call Amy Mascoe at 903-798-7074 for more information.

Mistletoe Fair
Nov. 17-19
Four States Fairgrounds
3700 E. 50th St., Texarkana, Ark.
The three-day holiday shopping event hosted by the Junior League of Texarkana and held in the fairgrounds' Entertainment Center offers specialty merchants from across the U.S. Visit jltexarkana.org/mistletoefair.

Ace Event:
Bobbin Lace Workshop
10 a.m. Nov. 18
Ace of Clubs House
420 Pine St., Texarkana, Texas
This workshop will teach the basics of Bobbin Lace for beginners and advanced attendees. If given advanced notice, equipment will be available for new guests for the duration of the workshop, or attendees can bring their own. Tickets are $8 or $3 for museum members. For more information and the members discount code, call 903-793-4831 or email aceofclubs@texarkanamuseums.org.

Ace Event:
Victorian Christmas Card Creations

11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18
Ace of Clubs House
420 Pine St., Texarkana, Texas
The Christmas card was invented in 1843 by Henry Cole, who helped set up the British post office during the Victorian Era. Come continue this tradition by visiting the Victorian Ace of Clubs House carriage house to make a variety of Christmas cards, both Victorian and modern.
Trophy Husband
8 p.m. Nov. 18
Scottie's Grill
8400 W. Seventh St., Texarkana, Texas

Knitting Group
3 p.m. Nov. 20
Texarkana Public Library
600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas
Meet in the David Nelson Meeting Room. Beginner to advanced knitting lessons. For more information, contact Nancy Whittemore.

Texarkana Beekeepers Association
5 p.m. Nov. 20
Texarkana Public Library
600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas
Meet in the David Nelson Meeting Room. The association's monthly business meeting. For more information, contact Sarah Clinesmith.

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
7:30 p.m. Nov. 20
Perot Theatre
221 Main St., Texarkana, Texas
Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council presents the stage production of the television special. Tickets are on sale for $56, $46, $38 and $20.50 with a student ID. To purchase tickets, call 903-792-4992, visit trahc.org or go to the box office.

Golden Beats—Seniors Living Well
1 p.m. Nov. 21
CHRISTUS St. Michael Senior Health Center, Suite 239
2604 Saint Michael Drive, Texarkana, Texas
Golden Beats, also known as Drums Alive, allows participants to exercise through beating a large exercise ball with a pair of drumsticks. Drumming helps lower blood pressure, relieve stress, lower blood sugar and improve coordination, balance, concentration, attention and awareness. Seating is limited and reservations are required.

Fall Mosaics Class
6 p.m. Nov. 21
Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council
321 W. Fourth St., Texarkana, Texas

Texarkana Coin Club
6:30 p.m. Nov. 21
Texarkana Public Library—David Nelson Meeting Room
600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas
For more information, contact James Knox.

Vernon Hinesley
9 p.m. Nov. 22
Fat Jacks Sports Bar
3324 N. State Line Ave., Texarkana, Ark.

Tai Chi-Seniors Living Well
1 p.m. Nov. 23
CHRISTUS St. Michael Senior Health Center
2604 Saint Michael Drive, Texarkana, Texas
These tai chi classes help increase longevity and can help with balance and fall prevention. Seating is limited and reservations are required.

Calvin Richardson
Thanksgiving Experience
Doors open at 6 p.m. Showtime at 9 p.m. Nov. 23
American Legion Post 248
5070 Farm to Market Road 1398, Hooks, Texas
For more information, call Nutt Brown at 903-276-4871.

Crooked Halo
8 p.m. Nov. 25
Scottie's Grill
8400 W. Seventh St., Texarkana, Texas

Monday Stitchers
9 a.m. Nov. 27
Texarkana Public Library
600 W. 3rd St., Texarkana, Texas
This is the sewing group's monthly meeting. For more information, contact Kay Rhodes and Linda White.

Texarkana USA Genealogical Society
6 p.m. Nov. 27
Texarkana Public Library
600 W. 3rd St., Texarkana, Texas
This is the group's annual dinner and monthly meeting.

Book Club
7 p.m. Nov. 28
Texarkana Public Library
600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas
This is the club's monthly meeting. For more information, contact Michelle Crane.

Fall Mosaics Class
6 p.m. Nov. 28
Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council
321 W. Fourth St., Texarkana, Texas

Our Driving Concern:
Train the Trainer Workshop

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 30
Texas Department of Transportation, Conference Room 701
701 E. Main St., Atlanta, Texas
The National Safety Council's Texas Employer Safety Program, Our Driving Concern, teaches employees the basics of traffic safety and help prevent costly crashes. This free training program is geared for HR professionals, safety professionals, supervisors, safety instructors and other municipal staff that can utilize these materials. Each module includes scripted PowerPoint, video and audio presentations, Facilitator guide, tip sheets and handouts. Please arrive for check-in at 8:15 a.m. If possible, please bring a laptop/tablet to follow along with course materials. For more information, visit tinyurl.com/CEUcreditarlington or contact Cindy Leonard at 210-452-8646 and texasodc@gmail.com.

Taryn and Jase
8 p.m. Dec. 2
Scottie's Grill
8400 W. Seventh St. Texarkana, Texas

Main Street Christmas Parade
7 p.m. Dec. 4
Main Street, Texarkana, Texas

Fall Mosaics Class
6 p.m. Dec. 5
Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council
321 W. Fourth St., Texarkana, Texas

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