The Connector

February Newsletter

DON'T FORGET TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP

Anyone who pays and turns in their membership application during the month of February will receive one t-shirt for a discounted price of $5.

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. You must be a member to attend these events. Please RSVP if you would like to attend.

Pueblo Boxing/Kickboxing Exercise Class

Monday, Feb. 4th, 6:45-9pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Meet at the Arc and we will take a bus to Pueblo Boxing. Free to attend. Limit 10.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Yoga Class

Thursday, Feb. 21st, 6:30-7:30pm

3307 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Must RSVP by Feb 18th. Located at the Hero House. This is a free event. 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 will be billed for the event fee.

Teen Bowling

Thursday, Feb. 7th, 4-5:15pm

4022 Kemp Boulevard

Wichita Falls, TX

Meet at Village Bowl. Cost is $5.00 for Arc members and $10 for non-members. Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Teen Friends Club

Saturday, Feb. 9th, 6-10pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

PARENTS NIGHT OUT!!

Karaoke, gaga ball and chicken dinner. During the evening participants have dinner, play games and socialize with their friends. The cost is $15.00 for members and $20.00 for non-members. This program for ages 13 - 21(still in school). Limit 12. Drop off at the Arc and pick up at the Hero House.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

TEEN Monster Trucks

Saturday, Feb. 23rd, 6:30-9:45pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Must reserve your spot and make your payment by February 18th. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for non-members. Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus to the MPEC. Limit 12.

TEEN Peter Pan on Ice

Monday, Feb. 25th, 6:30-9:30pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Must reserve your spot and make your payment by Feb 18th. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members. Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus to Memorial Auditorium. Limit 12.

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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 will be billed for the event fee.

Super Bowl Party

Sunday, Feb. 3rd, 5-9pm

3307 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Must RSVP by Feb 1st. Meet at the Hero House. Cost is $10 or bring a dish and come for free. Limit 20.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Guys Night Out

Wednesday, Feb. 6th, 6-8pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Playing pool at Fast Eddie's. Dinner included. Cost is $10. Meet at The Arc. Limit 10

The Arc Gives Back - Little Eden Farms

Sunday, Feb. 10th, 2:30-5:30pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

We will be volunteering our time to help with exotic animals. Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus to Little Eden Farms. RSVP by 2/8. Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Girls Night- Taco Tuesday and Open Mic Night at Gypsy Uncorked

Tuesday, Feb. 12th, 6-8pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Cost is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus to Gypsy Uncorked. Limit 10.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Movie Night at The Arc

Wednesday, Feb. 13th, 6-8:30pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

This event is free for members. Cost is $5 for non-members. Limit 20.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Bowling

Thursday, Feb. 14th, 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

Friends Club

Friday, Feb. 15th, 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.

Elks Lodge Valentines Dance

Monday, Feb. 18th, 7-9pm

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. Located at the Elks Lodge

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Monster Trucks

Saturday, Feb. 23rd, 6:30-9:45pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Must reserve your spot and make your payment by Feb 18th. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for non-members. We will meet at The Arc and take a bus to the MPEC. Limit 12.

Cooking Class

Tuesday, Feb. 26th, 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.

MSU Basketball Game

Thursday, Feb. 28th, 7-9:45pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Meet at The Arc and we will take a bus to MSU. Limit 12.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

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Meetings

People First Board Meeting

Tuesday, Feb. 19th, 6-7pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

People First Painting Class

Tuesday, Feb. 19th, 7-8pm

3115 Buchanan Street

Wichita Falls, TX

Please RSVP by Friday, Feb 15th. Cost is free. Must be a paid member to attend.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Cub Scouts

Chapter Meetings

When: Tuesday, February 5th and 19th 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, February 5th, 12th, and 26th 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, February 14th (special Valentines class) and 28th. 6:30-7:30PM


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


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