Special Events at Museum of North Texas History

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture in collaboration with The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri present two exciting events in partnership with the Museum of North Texas History. Free Family Day February 22, 2020 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Family Day is designed to celebrate the creative potential in all…

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In Search of the Wichita Falls Black Spudders

Join us for a Community Kickoff of Black History Month at All Hands Community Cultural Center. Bring pictures, postcards, books and your stories about the Wichita Falls Black Spudders. This event will be held February 1st from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Officials from the Museum of North Texas History will be on hand to…

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Mural kicks off project in city’s east side

A new mural on the east side of Wichita Falls is shining light into the history of music and entertainment, which is important to that side of town. This mural is part of a new initiative by the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts. “Just to bring some beauty and some life to some walls,” said…

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New Arts Six in the News

Our Women’s History Month concert by New Arts Six is in the news. Click the links below to read more about the event. New Arts Six to visit Wichita Falls for Women’s History Month Celebration   New Arts Six holds pop-up preview before Friday evening performance in Wichita Falls

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Progress: Arts Alliance details busy, exciting 2019

Recently, The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture announced three major milestones in its short history. It celebrated its three-year anniversary; the board and staff have expanded, adding an associate director position; and the organization has been recommended to receive its second programming grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Not a bad…

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Black History Month: Alfonso Holmes engages young men to serve their community

Alfonso Holmes is a complex young leader with a seemingly unlimited amount of energy. He is involved in a list of projects and initiatives that are endless. Alfonso is the Fatherhood Engagement Coordinator at the North Texas United Way, a position that supports stronger dads and families across a spectrum of services. Alfonso Holmes is…

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Regional Museum Network in the News

The Regional Museum Network has been in the news! The Wichita Falls Alliance received a $20,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Read on to find out more about the program! Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture receives largest grant to date Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture Receives $20,000 grant

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Black History Month: Coach Markelle Martin pays it forward

In celebration of Black History Month, the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture showcases some significant individuals within our community. The features will appear in the Times Record News each Sunday in February. Margie J. Reese, For the Times Record News Markelle Martin is a gentle giant. He enters the room with a calm spirit…

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