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1. Valentine Sign Painting Class
Monday, January 25

We are very excited for our upcoming Valentine Sign Painting class! Looking for a fun activity to do with friends? Come paint a wooden door hanger to make your front door festive this season!
No experience needed for this class. Each student will receive step-by-step instructions with an experienced local artist. $35, all supplies included. Register here!

2. TAMU-T Basketball
Thursday, January 28
TAMUT Lady Eagles vs Jarvis Christian College. 5:30 pm | Texarkana, TX. Watch live here!

TAMUT Eagles vs Jarvis Christian College. 7:30 pm | Texarkana, TX. Watch live here!

3. Heather Linn LIVE
Friday, January 29

Heather Linn will be rocking out on the patio at Fat Jacks! Learn more here.

4. Bridge City Project Chili Cook-Off
Friday, January 29
The Texarkana Homeless Coalition–Bridge City *Project* is hosting a Chili Cook-off! Learn more here.

5. The Best Chili in Texarkana Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, January 30
Do you have an award-winning chili recipe and want to help an awesome cause? Then, don’t miss Texarkana’s Best Chili Cook-Off benefiting Friends for a Cause Foundation! It’ll be hosted right here at The Sportsplex by HealthCARE Express on January 30 from 12 pm to 3 pm. To register your team visit here.

6. 2 Pianos “Keys a Blazing” at Redbone
Saturday, January 30
Piano Wizards Paul Whitt and Josh Lawrence will bang out the music and comedy. Their skills will create a fantastic party atmosphere!

This duo will sell out very quickly. Don’t miss this unique event featuring two very talented musicians and singers. There will only be 100 tickets for this special event. Tickets at

7. TAMU-T DEI Black History Month Events
All February
Take a look and mark you calendars for TAMU-Texarkana’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion calendar of events for Black History Month. 

8. 19th Annual Regional Celebration of African American Artists Exhibit: Quilts, Fabrics, and Fibers
January 30 – April 10
You do not want to miss this beautiful exhibit located at the TRAHC building in downtown Texarkana. Learn more here!

9. Celebrate National Hot Tea Month
The best way to relax this week is with a cup of tea from your favorite local cafe and a good book! Be sure to visit our new local tea joint – Urban Tea Town. Located at 1201 Arkansas Blvd, Texarkana, AR 71854.

And Don’t Forget

Be part of the solution. Imagine if we each did our own part to protect our first responders, front line workers, AND our families? Masks work. Wear them. 

Submit YOUR events – virtual or real – to the GOTXK Calendar
Help us all to stay connected and submit your virtual events here!

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