Com­mu­nity Cal­en­dar

Texarkana Gazette - - METRO/STATE -

Poverty Sim­u­la­tion 10 a.m. to­day Texas A&M Univer­si­tyTexarkana, Ea­gle Hall

7101 Univer­sity Ave., Texarkana, Texas

The Texarkana Home­less Coali­tion will lead this sim­u­la­tion to bring aware­ness, in­crease un­der­stand­ing and in­spire change within a com­mu­nity re­gard­ing lo­cal poverty. At­ten­dees will take on the iden­tity of a per­son liv­ing in poverty and at­tempt to live one month in their shoes. Fol­low­ing the one-hour sim­u­la­tion, there will be a lunch and de­brief­ing. Texarkana Bowie County Re­tired Teachers As­so­ci­a­tion 10:30 a.m. to­day TISD Food Ser­vices Build­ing 1600 Wat­er­all St., Texarkana, Texas Sal­va­tion Army Aux­il­iary Style Show and Lun­cheon 11 a.m. Nov. 16 First United Methodist Church, Cabe Fel­low­ship Hall

400 E. Sixth St., Texarkana, Ark.

Christ­mas style show, lun­cheon and si­lent auc­tion. Tai Chi-Se­niors Liv­ing Well

1 p.m. Nov. 16 CHRISTUS St. Michael Se­nior Health Cen­ter

2604 Saint Michael Drive, Texarkana, Texas

Th­ese tai chi classes help in­crease longevity and can help with bal­ance and fall pre­ven­tion. Seat­ing is lim­ited and reser­va­tions are re­quired. Monthly Book Club Meet­ing

2 p.m. Nov. 16 Wadley Se­nior Clinic 1307 Trin­ity Blvd., Texarkana, Ark.

Call Amy Mas­coe at 903-7987074 for more in­for­ma­tion. Mistle­toe Fair

Nov. 17-19 Four States Fair­grounds 3700 E. 50th St., Texarkana, Ark.

The three-day hol­i­day shop­ping event hosted by the Ju­nior League of Texarkana and held in the fair­grounds’ En­ter­tain­ment Cen­ter of­fers spe­cialty mer­chants from across the U.S. Visit jl­texarkana.org/mistle­toe­fair. Ace Event: Bob­bin Lace Workshop 10 a.m. Nov. 18 Ace of Clubs House 420 Pine St., Texarkana, Texas This workshop will teach the ba­sics of Bob­bin Lace for be­gin­ners and ad­vanced at­ten­dees. If given ad­vanced no­tice, equip­ment will be avail­able for new guests for the du­ra­tion of the workshop, or at­ten­dees can bring their own. Tick­ets are $8 or $3 for mu­seum mem­bers. For more in­for­ma­tion and the mem­bers dis­count code, call 903-793-4831 or email ace­of­clubs@ Ace Event: Vic­to­rian Christ­mas Card Cre­ations

11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18 Ace of Clubs House 420 Pine St., Texarkana, Texas The Christ­mas card was in­vented in 1843 by Henry Cole, who helped set up the Bri­tish post of­fice dur­ing the Vic­to­rian Era. Come con­tinue this tra­di­tion by vis­it­ing the Vic­to­rian Ace of Clubs House car­riage house Christ­mas to cards, make both a va­ri­ety Vic­to­rian of and mod­ern. Tro­phy Hus­band

8 p.m. Nov. 18 Scot­tie’s Grill 8400 W. Sev­enth St., Texarkana, Texas Knit­ting Group

3 p.m. Nov. 20 Texarkana Pub­lic Li­brary 600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas

Meet in the David Nel­son Meet­ing Room. Be­gin­ner to ad­vanced knit­ting lessons. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Nancy Whit­te­more. Texarkana Bee­keep­ers As­so­ci­a­tion 5 p.m. Nov. 20 Texarkana Pub­lic Li­brary 600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas

Meet in the David Nel­son Meet­ing Room. The as­so­ci­a­tion’s monthly busi­ness meet­ing. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Sarah Cli­ne­smith. Ru­dolph the Red-Nosed Rein­deer 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20 Perot The­atre 221 Main St., Texarkana, Texas

Texarkana Re­gional Arts & Hu­man­i­ties Coun­cil presents the stage pro­duc­tion of the tele­vi­sion spe­cial. Tick­ets are on sale for $56, $46, $38 and $20.50 with a stu­dent ID. To pur­chase tick­ets, call 903-7924992, visit trahc.org or go to the box of­fice. Golden Beats— Se­niors Liv­ing Well 1 p.m. Nov. 21 CHRISTUS St. Michael Se­nior Health Cen­ter, Suite 239

2604 Saint Michael Drive, Texarkana, Texas

Golden Beats, also known as Drums Alive, al­lows par­tic­i­pants to ex­er­cise through beat­ing a large ex­er­cise ball with a pair of drum­sticks. Drum­ming helps lower blood pres­sure, re­lieve stress, lower blood sugar and im­prove co­or­di­na­tion, bal­ance, con­cen­tra­tion, at­ten­tion and aware­ness. Seat­ing is lim­ited and reser­va­tions are re­quired. Fall Mo­saics Class

6 p.m. Nov. 21 Texarkana Re­gional Arts & Hu­man­i­ties Coun­cil

321 W. Fourth St., Texarkana, Texas Texarkana Coin Club

6:30 p.m. Nov. 21 Texarkana Pub­lic Li­brary— David Nel­son Meet­ing Room

600 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas

For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact James Knox. Ver­non Hi­nes­ley

9 p.m. Nov. 22 Fat Jacks Sports Bar 3324 N. State Line Ave., Texarkana, Ark.

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