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1. Host a Virtual Super Bowl Party
Sunday, February 7

The Kansas City Chiefs will face off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Super Bowl 55. Host a virtual Super Bowl party this Sunday! 

2. Beginner’s Guitar
Tuesday, February 2

Introducing our brand new class Beginner’s Guitar! This class will be a hands-on environment that will explore the basic construction and history of the guitar, care and maintenance of the instrument, basic musical theory, basic design and map of the fretboard, introductory terminology, notes, and basic scale. There will also be an introduction to chord shapes. Register here!

3. Master Boxing Class
Wednesday, February 3

90 Minutes of a full body workout that will be sure to get heart rate up and burn calories. Learn more here!
 

4. 5th Annual National Council for the Teachers of English African American Read-In
Thursday, February 4
Sponsors: Program in Literature, Composition, and Mass Communication. 10:00am-2:00pm via Zoom. Learn more!
 

5. Sock Drive for Randy Sam’s Shelter
Thursday, February 4
The Bearded Sinners Beard Club of Texas is back in action and ready to roll with our first benefit concert of 2021. Learn more!
 

6. SW Arkansas High School Rodeo
Saturday, February 6
9:00AM – 5:00PM | Four States Equine Center, Four States Fairgrounds. Learn more!
 

7. The Jamison Building: Looking Back at 1971
Saturday, February 6 
A viewing of “Jamison Building: History of an African-American Landmark” followed by a discussion on the historical significance of the Jamison Building with Cylestine Thornton and 1971 with Dr. Denzer Burke.

Mississippi-born Dr. Garling Urih Jamison, Sr., (1881-1951) opened this structure in 1930 as Texarkana’s first black business and professional office building. Designed by the Texarkana architectural firm of Witt, Seibert, and Halsey, it features an interesting and decorative use of brick. The Jamison Building became a center of economic, cultural, and social life in the city’s black community and has remained an important local landmark. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark – 1983 
 

8. Mrs. Nancy’s Corner
Friday, February 5
On the first Friday of every month Mrs. Nancy will have a book talk about new books, her favorite books, and classic books. She will also have special book talks that may just pop up. Learn more!
 

9. The Complete Works of Elizabeth McKinley
Friday, February 5
Elizabeth McKinley and Fay J’s Winery present the Complete Works of Elizabeth McKinley. Come enjoy a night of wine, art, and a live performance by Elizabeth herself. Feel free to peruse the artwork as original canvas work as well as prints will be available for purchase. Excited to see everyone there and to have a wonderful night. Learn more!
 

10. Texarkana Animal League Adoption Events
Saturday, February 6
Come visit our Adoption Center and see all of our available animals in person, they cannot wait to meet you. Learn more! 
 

11. State Bank presents Blue Jeans and Bling 2021
Saturday, February 6
Join us for the biggest social event of the year! All proceeds go towards awarding teacher grants to Atlanta Texas ISD. Food, drinks, auction, and live music will be a great start to a much needed new year! Bring your friends and come on out to a new venue that will accommodate the success and growth of this event. Learn more!
 

And Don’t Forget
 

STAY COVID SAFE
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. 

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