Aleese Haile, 9, of Iowa Park has received national recognition for her entrepreneurial skills developed at LeeCee’s Pink Lemonade Stand. The Bradford Elementary School student has participated in Lemonade Day Wichita Falls for the last several years. (Photo: Courtesy/LeeCee’s Pink Lemonade Stand)
Be Prepared – Basic Self Defense and Situational Awareness
6 p.m. United Regional Health Care System, Wichita Room 3 (2nd floor Bethania Bldg.), 1600 11th St Wichita Falls, Texas 76301
If you would like more information on basic self-defense and situational awareness for women, please register for this free class.
For more information and to register, please call 940-764-8570.
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Coffee with a Cop
7:30 – 9 a.m. Hobo Coffee & Ice Co., 3202 Seymour Highway, Wichita Falls, TX
4 – 6 p.m. River Bend Nature Center, 2200 3rd St Wichita Falls, Texas 76301 (940) 767-0843
Learn all about the power of our Sun! Make a water cycle, see how solar panels work, make a suncatcher, and other fun activities.
All ages are welcome and the price is included with general admission.
Adults: $6, Children/Seniors/Military/Students(w/ID):$5, Babies 1 and under and Members are Free.
Lemonade Day Kickoff Celebration
5 p.m. MSU – Sikes Lake Center, Midwestern Pkwy and Louis J. Rodriguez, Wichita Falls, TX 76308
Lemonade Day is back and this is your chance to celebrate. Get your supplies and ask any questions you may have. Any registered participants can pick up T-shirts and workbooks at this event. Make sure you register at LemonadeDay.org before you attend the Kickoff.
March First Thursday at Ramble and Company
6 p.m. Ramble & Company, 822 Indiana Ave., Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Ramble is excited for Spring and all that it comes with in Downtown Wichita Falls. They are hosting a “pre-art walk” event to get everyone excited for the April – October Art Walk season. To kick off they are going to have: Progress & Provisions Craft Kitchen set up in their mini market with great food, live music in the loft, B Cocoa Artisan Chocolates set up with B POPS, and lots of new Wichita Falls tees.
Oliver (Adalyn Marquardt) confronts Fagin (Bob Barrow) in Backdoor Theatre’s new production of “Oliver!” set to open 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21 and Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Backdoor Theatre. The musical continues Feb. 27 to 29, March 5 to 7, and March 12 to 14. (Photo: Richard Carter)
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday with final show March 14. Backdoor Theatre Main Stage, 501 Indiana. (940) 322-5000 www.backdoortheatre.org.
10 p.m. Silver Dollar Saloon, 1402 Old Iowa Park Hwy Wichita Falls, Texas 76306
In an era of country music that focuses more on ball caps and drum loops than cowboy hats and steel guitars, it is refreshing to hear the familiar sounds of what makes country music “country”.
Advance tickets are $10, and $15 at the door. For tickets go to outhousetickets.com
Community Health Fair
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Midwestern State University – Gunn College of Health Sciences and Human Services, 3410 Taft Blvd Wichita Falls, Texas 76308
The Gunn College of Health Sciences and Human Services will host the 20th Annual Community Health Fair from 9 a.m.-noon Friday, March 6, in Centennial Hall.
The event is open to the public with free health screenings, and community members can tour the new building, which opened in August 2019 and learn about the programs offered.
For more information, call 940-397-4939
Beer & Bingo
7 – 9 p.m. Whiskeyta Club, 3709 Gregory St, Wichita Falls, TX 76308 (940) 691-9759
21+ welcome, This month all proceeds go to Wichita Adult Literacy Council. $10 for the first card / $2.50 for each additional card. Play all rounds for $25. Come at anytime.
Friday Night Dance – Lone Star Troubadoures
7 p.m. 50 Plus Zone of WF, 600 11th St, Fl 2nd Wichita Falls, Texas 76301
Great live band dance in a smoke and alcohol free environment, featuring the Lone Star Troubadoures.
Admission is $6 ($5 for Zone Members). Doors open at 6 p.m. Located in the 50 Plus Zone Ballroom on the second floor of the Public Library (600 11th Street in downtown Wichita Falls). Admission includes complimentary snacks, soft drinks, iced tea and coffee.
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday with final show March 14. Backdoor Theatre Main Stage, 501 Indiana. 322-5000 www.backdoortheatre.org.
Lone Star Stock Car Tour
8 p.m. Monarch Motor Speedway, 1633 FM 369, Wichita Falls, TX 76310
The staff of Monarch Motor Speedway look forward to seeing you each week and are glad to bring a little dirt track racing to Wichita Falls.
Kansas “Point of No Return” Anniversary Tour: 7 p.m. March 6, 2020. Memorial Auditorium, 1300 7th St. Tickets on sale at LiveNation.com.
James Cook, and Under the Influence: 9 p.m. Iron Horse Pub, 615 8th Street Wichita Falls, Texas 76301
An Exhibit by Rachel Liles: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at The Galleria at the Forum, 2120 Speedway Avenue. The show runs through March 13. Admission is free.
An Exhibit by Tres Collective, Mexico City Graphic Design Group: Until March 6 at Juanita Harvey Art Gallery, Fain Fine Arts Center, Midwestern State University. 397-4264.
Traveling Exhibition: Negro Leagues Beisbol: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday until March 13. Museum of North Texas History, 720 Indiana, Wichita Falls TX 76301
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