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May Newsletter

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Hole and Team Sponsorships available. For more information please contact The Arc!

Camp Harmony

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Camp Harmony

Monday, June 3rd, 9am to Friday, June 7th, 2pm

909 10th Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Join us for this years Camp Harmony! One week only from 9am to 2pm. Camp will be located at First United Methodist Church Monday-Thursday and at Stone Palace on Friday for the end of camp dance!


Please turn in your camp application and t-shirt money no later than May 3rd.

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The Arc of Wichita County

The Arc of Wichita County exists to serve individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Wichita County and the surrounding areas by providing programs and services that enable and empower adults and children with disabilities as well as their families.

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Wellness Events (Members only)

These wellness events are fun events sponsored by The Arc to promote a healthy mind, body and soul. Open to all ages but you must be a member to attend these events. Please RSVP if you would like to attend.

Color Run

Saturday, May 11th, 2:30-5pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Please Rsvp and pay for your spot by 5/9. Each participant will receive a t-shirt and sunglasses. Cost is a discounted price of $15 for members. Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus downtown. Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Pueblo Boxing

Tuesday, May 14th, 6:45-9pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Meet at The Arc. You must be a member to attend. Cost will be covered by The Arc. Limit 10

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

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Teen Social Activities

Ages 13+ (still in school) - Please be sure to RSVP! You must call The Arc at 940-692-2303 to make reservations for the teen social events. The annual membership cost is $25. If you sign up for an event and decide not to go then you must call and cancel up to 48hrs before the event date or you may be billed for the event fee.

Teen Falls Town Flyers Soccer

Saturday, May 4th, 5:30-8:30pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

$10 (members) $15 (non-members). Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus to MPEC. Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Teen Friends Club (Parents Night Out)

Saturday, May 11th, 6-10pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

$15 (members) $20 (non-members). Dinner included. Drop off at The Arc. Pick up at the Hero House. Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Talent Show Auditions

Monday, May 13th, 6-8pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Only sign up if you are interested in participating in this years talent show. Open to all ages.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Teen Bowling

Thursday, May 16th, 4-5:15pm

4022 Kemp Boulevard

Wichita Falls, TX

$5 (members) $10 (non-members). Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Teen Mamma Mia!

Saturday, May 18th, 6:45-9:45pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Must RSVP by May 10th (shows are selling out fast). 7:30-10:30pm. $25 (members) $35 (non-members). Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus to Backdoor Theatre. Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

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Social Activities (ages 18+)

These events are for individuals who are at least 18 years old and are no longer in school. PLEASE BE SURE TO RSVP! You must call The Arc at 940-692-2303 to make reservations for the social events. The annual membership cost is $25. If you sign up for an event and decide not to go then you must call and cancel up to 48hrs before the event date or you may be billed for the event fee. Please do not show up more than 15 min early for events or you may need to wait outside.

Girls Night Out

Wednesday, May 1st, 6-9:30pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

$15 for members and $20 for non-members. DRESS UP NICE GALS. We are painting the town! Going out to eat a nice meal and heading to the mall for girl time. :) Meet at The Arc. Limit 10.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Rangers Game

Sunday, May 5th, 10am

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Please call The Arc to RSVP by 5/3. $30(members) and $40(non-members). Dinner will be provided. Bring money for concessions. Meet at The Arc. Limit 10.

Friend's Club

Friday, May 10th, 6-10pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Cost is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Dinner will be included. Limit 20.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Talent Show Auditions

Monday, May 13th, 6-8pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Only sign up if you are interested in participating in this years talent show. This event is open to all ages.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Elks Lodge Bingo

Monday, May 20th, 7-8:30pm

4205 Seymour Highway

Wichita Falls, TX

Cost is free. Van service is available for those who qualify. There is a $2 fee for all van rides and will be determined on a first come first serve basis.

People First Dream Boards

Tuesday, May 21st, 7-8:30pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

We will be making Dream Boards. Guest speaker will talk about self-advocacy. 7-8:30 pm. Free to all members.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Bowling

Thursday, May 23rd, 3:45-5:15pm

4022 Kemp Boulevard

Wichita Falls, TX

The cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Meet at Village Bowl. Limit 20.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Mama Mia! at Backdoor Theatre

Saturday, May 25th, 6:45-9:45pm

501 Indiana Avenue

Wichita Falls, TX

Cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members. Please RSVP by 5/20. We will meet at The Arc. Limit 12.

Cooking Class

Monday, May 27th, 6-8pm

3307 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Limit 20. Located at the Hero House.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Art Class

Thursday, May 30th, 6:30-8pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Cost is free for members and $5 for non-members. Located at The Arc. Limit 12

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People First

People First Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 21st, 6-7pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

People First Dream Boards

Tuesday, May 21st, 7-8:30pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

We will be making Dreams Boards. Guest speaker will talk about self-advocacy. 7-8:30pm. Free to all members

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Cub Scouts

Chapter Meetings

When: Tuesday, May 14th and 28th from 5:15pm-6:30pm


Where: Boy Scouts of America, 3604 Maplewood Ave, Wichita Falls, TX 76308


Contact: Michelle Stachowiak (940) 432-2422


Volunteers Needed!

Bible Fun Fellowship

Bible Fun Fellowship - Wichita Falls

When: Tuesday, May 7th, 14th, and 28th from 6:30-7:30PM


Where: Grace Church, 5214 Stone Lake Dr., Wichita Falls, Texas


What: Music, singing, Bible Study and refreshments!

Bible Fun Fellowship - Burkburnett

When: Thursday, May 9th and 23rd from 6:30-7:30PM


Where: Central Baptist Church, 814 Tidal Street, Burkburnett, Texas


What: Music, singing, Bible Study, and refreshments!

Hole and Team Sponsorships still available. Please call The Arc for more information!