2020 Holiday Business Hours

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture office will be closed November 25-27. We will reopen on November 30. The office will also be closed December 17 to January 4. Appointments for meetings may be made during this time through email. We will reopen the office at 9 a.m. on January 5. If you have…

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Innovation Spotlight: The Wichita Falls Ballet Theatre

The Wichita Falls Ballet Theatre has been finding innovative ways to “Dance through the Dark” this year and continue bringing dance to our community. The organization will continue its decades-long tradition of bringing The Nutcracker to Wichita Falls in an innovative way. Company members will be dancing excerpts from Act 1 and Act 2 at…

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Margie Reese to be Honored by North Texas Business Council for the Arts

Margie J. Reese, Executive Director of the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture, will be honored by the North Texas Business Council for the Arts for her tireless work and dedication to arts and culture in North Texas. Reese will accept the 2020 award for Visionary Nonprofit Arts Leader at the 32nd annual Obelisk Awards.…

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November Arts Town Hall with Margie Reese

Join The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture on Thursday, November 19th for our final Arts Town Hall of 2020. Margie Reese, Executive Director of The Alliance, will be discussing the State of the Arts in Wichita Falls. This is a celebration! In addition to a belated birthday celebration for Margie, we’ll be taking…

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Recruiting, Retaining, and Building a Diverse Board of Directors 

Recruiting, Retaining, and Building a Diverse Board of Directors TCA Professional Development Webinar Classic – Remastered TCA is excited to offer a remastered professional development webinar from one of our most respected and requested presenters. This webinar still feels as important and fresh as the day it was presented. In 2017, Margie Johnson Reese presented…

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Virtual Tour and Interviews for Museum Day

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture hosted a virtual preview of Museum Day: Origin Stories from the Regional Musem Network. This is a showcase of the natural history, fine art, and the unique heritage of the Texoma region in one special exhibition. The exhibition is on view at the Wichita Falls Museum of…

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Update from the Texas Historical Commission

Museum News and Updates The Friends of the THC is hosting a four-part development workshop series in November, with an early-bird registration rate of $169. Participants will learn the fundamentals of fundraising, how to develop a strong case for support, what makes a successful grant proposal package, the motivations of individual donors, and the basics…

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An Update from Texas Commission on the Arts

In the coming weeks, TCA will conduct a series of virtual meetings with our field to discuss the arts’ current needs resulting from the pandemic and subsequent economic downturn. Look for your meeting invitation soon! Resources for Moving Forward Safely and Legally On September 17, Governor Abbott allowed some expansions for reopening that affect some…

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Virtual Proclamation for National Arts and Humanities Month

On behalf of area artists, arts organizations, and arts patrons – thank you to the City of Wichita Falls for recognizing the month of October as National Arts and Humanities Month in Wichita Falls! Individuals from area art nonprofits, artists, and arts patrons were on hand (and online) to accept a proclamation from Mayor Stephen…

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Museum of North Texas History to Reopen

The Museum of North Texas History will reopen to the public on October 2 and 10 a.m. Museum’s new schedule is Friday and Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The suggested admission price of $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for kids. This is not required but we would appreciate it if all visitors donated the price…

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