Saturday Jul 29 @ 8:00 AM
Chalk It Up: Sidewalk Art Contest
Amarillo College – AC is hosting our first sidewalk art competition! See the artists work from 8:00 a.m. to noon, followed by a ceremony to announce the winners. Come out and vote for your favorite, chalk it up with the kids in our 'amateurs area', and check out some amazing artwork! Both general admission & artist registration are free and open to the public! _____________________________________ Artists: Prizes will be awarded based on votes from a panel of judges representing the local art community as well as spectators. $900 in total cash prizes will be awarded! $500 for 1st place, $250 for 2nd, $100 for 3rd, and $50 for the Fan Favorite. There is no charge for registration, but competitors will be responsible for providing their own materials. Artists may register as an individual or a team of up to four people. A sketch of your proposed design will be required prior to the event. Registration deadline is July 21 or when we reach 30 registered teams. Register here: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=2560c964d97f42ec9971689878453211 _____________________________________
Tuesday Aug 1 - Aug 3 @ 1:00 PM
Summer Circus Camp for KIds!
Flying Fitness & Aerial Arts Studio-FFAA – Flying Fitness & Aerial Arts is hosting a number of Kid Circus Camps and Aerial Intensives for kids & adults ranging in ALL LEVELs from the absolute beginner to advance. Kid CIrcus Camps ages 8yrs-14yrs old The Kid Classes are designed for the camper to gain knowledge in the Circus Arts and to have a blast! This art form can be super empowering and can improve a child’s self esteem. In this camp your child will get to learn skills such as Aerial Silk. Half Camp- Tuesday/Thursday @ 1p-3:30p--- $75 Full Camp- Tuesday/Thursday @ 1p-5p--- $150 DATES- August 1st & 3rd What to bring: Bottled water Snack Running/Outdoor shoes Attire: Pulled up hair is a must! Leotard/Biketard preferred- if you don’t have a leotard- wear a form fitted shirt that is long enough to tuck into bottoms. (to prevent burns on the stomach and side) Leggings- tighter fitting below the knee, NO SHORTS Bring a ¾ inch sleeve or long sleeve shirt- (needed for some tricks for comfort) Absolutely NO bobby pins in the hair (can rip fabric) Absolutely NO jewelry INCLUDING EARRINGS, NO EXCEPTIONS!!!! (can rip the fabric) To register contact Abby @ 806-318-3938 www.flyingfitnesstx.com
Thursday Aug 3 @ 11:30 AM
Women of Distinction Amarillo
Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains – 2017 Honorees: Discover Award: Brandi Reed Connect Award: Carol Lovelady Take Action Award: Cindy Smith Lifetime Achievement Award: Poppy McCarty Sponsorships are currently available.
Friday Aug 4 - Aug 6 @ 3:00 PM
Change Your World Weekend
Saint Stephen United Methodist Church – A weekend of service projects for the community of Amarillo. Our prayer is that the Lord would reveal to us his people who have needs around their homes they cannot fulfill themselves.The students of Saint Stephen will head out in teams on Saturday & Sunday to worksites to perform tasks asked of them.
Monday Aug 7 @ 7:00 PM
Stites Fine Art Collection Online Auction
Bentley & Associates, LLC - Texas – This auction contains the A.W. Stites, II art collection along with the collection from the Fleharty Estate. There are many fabulous, hard to find pieces of art. Featuring: 197 Lots ~ 197 Items ~ 2,256 Images
Saturday Aug 12 @ 9:00 AM
Free Rich Dad Education Real Estate Workshops Coming to Amarillo August...
Rich Dad Education – Money doesn’t make people rich. Knowledge makes people rich. Invest in your financial knowledge; Click Here to Register Now. Discover the Lucrative Opportunities Waiting for the Savvy Investor There are numerous income-producing opportunities in real estate if you know and use the right strategies. Based on the teachings of the international #1 bestseller Rich Dad Poor Dad this workshop is designed to give you leading-edge strategies to find, fund and finalize lucrative real estate deals. No previous experience is required. Join us and discover strategies to potentially: Locate the biggest areas of opportunity in today’s market Fund your investments using other people’s money Create long-lasting cash flow from real estate Design an action plan for your financial future And much more! Following Are the Dates and Locations for the Upcoming Amarillo Area Workshops: Saturday, August 12th, 2017 The Hilton Garden Inn Amarillo 9000 I-40BL Amarillo, TX 79124 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM 12:30 PM- 2:30 PM 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM World-Class Training from a Rich Dad Expert It’s time to discover the Rich Dad difference. Don’t trust your financial education to just anyone. Rich Dad Education workshops are based on Robert Kiyosaki’s international #1 bestseller Rich Dad Poor Dad and brought to you by Legacy Education™, a world-wide leader in practical financial education for over 24 years. You can be confident knowing your training is based on real-world strategies developed by an international, publicly-traded company dedicated to making a difference in the lives of its students. FREE GIFT FOR ATTENDING! In addition to all of the potentially life-changing information you will receive at the workshop, every attendee will get the Philosophy of Cash Flow as a gift! Based on the teachings of Robert Kiyosaki, Philosophy of Cash Flow is an interactive book designed to help you reprogram your mind about money. It reveals how the rich think differently about money, business and cash flow. Now you can discover ways to better leverage your money, time and energy the Rich Dad way! BONUS GIFT! Legacy Learning Series (Online Access) Receive exclusive access to a rotating series of valuable tools and resources designed to help you get started on the right path. Pursue Your Dream of Financial Independence Don’t let life or past failures stop you from pursuing your dreams. The rich continue to get rich the same way they always have, by understanding how money works and making their money work for them. Now it’s your turn to learn. No one will ever care more about your money than you. Take back control of your financial future and join us for an eye-opening workshop coming to your area soon. Don’t miss out on this potentially life-changing opportunity. Register now for an upcoming Free Real Estate Workshop coming to your area: Saturday, August 12th, 2017The Hilton Garden Inn Amarillo9000 I-40BLAmarillo, TX 79124 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM 12:30 PM- 2:30 PM 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM Time is running out. Call 1-800-570-2050 now or Click Here to Register Now. “If you work for money, you give the power to your employer. If money works for you, you keep the power and control it.” -Rich Dad Poor Dad, Robert Kiyosaki What Our Students Are Saying: “…It has had a great impact on my life.” -Leo B., Los Angeles, CA “The teaching is extremely awesome. We always absorb a lot of information.” -Michelle S., Deerfield Beach, FL “This experience has not only given me the confidence to do this, but also opened up my mind to a huge array of ways to be able to invest and find resources to be successful.” -Kendo L., Milwaukee, WI *The individuals sharing their feedback have attended various advanced-level events prior to sharing their experiences in the testimonials. These individuals have not been compensated for their feedback. **Robert Kiyosaki will not attend this event. ***Additional products and services will be offered for sale.
Thursday Aug 17 @ 12:00 PM
Amarillo VA Town Hall Meeting
New Mexico Department of Veterans' Services – Opportunity to speak with VA leadership about health care topics and processes.
Thursday Aug 31 @ 6:00 PM
NAMI Family-to-Family Class (Free 12 Week Class)
NAMI Texas Panhandle – Family-to-Family is a nationally recognized, evidence-based program for family members and loved ones of those living with mental illness. It offers 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with serious mental illness while maintaining their own well-being. The course is taught by a team of trained NAMI family member volunteers who know what it’s like to have a loved one struggling with one of these brain disorders. It will meet on Thursday evenings from 6-8:30 p.m. in Room 105 of Polk St. Methodist Church. This class is free and all materials are provided, but it is limited to 20 people. Register by calling Margie at (806) 678-7385. Over 150,000 people in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico have completed this nationally recognized, evidence-based course. We think you will be pleased by how much assistance the program offers. We invite you to call for more information, and you can learn more at www.nami.org/Find-Support/NAMI-Programs/NAMI-Family-to-Family. **Register Now.
Saturday Sep 2 @ 11:30 AM
Yellow City Sounds Music Festival: Music that Changed the World
Amarillo College – We are excited to announce our first annual Yellow City Sounds Music Festival. The event begins at 11:30 a.m., Sept. 2, on Labor Day Weekend. This year's festival is paired with PBS' year-long focus on the Vietnam War and features "music that changed the world" including protest songs and Sixties era songs. Our festival line-up includes Playa Lake, Maggie Burt, Insufficient Funds, Ray Wilson, Dan Johnson, Tennessee Tuckness, Mike Fuller, Andy Chase, Tyler Horning, Eddie Esler, The Deltaz, hONEyhoUSe, Zac Wilkerson Music and our headliners, The Band of Heathens. We look forward to seeing you there for food, fun and festivities!
Saturday Sep 30 @ 6:30 PM
The Great Epilepsy Steakout
Epilepsy Foundation Texas – Join us for a fun filled, western themed evening to raise money to benefit children and adults in the Amarillo area living with epilepsy through the Foundation's life changing programs and services! Contact Tiffany Schuler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 806-352-5426!
Saturday Oct 7 @ 3:00 PM
2017 Walk for Mental Health 5K
NAMI Texas Panhandle – The 5th Annual Walk for Mental Health 5K is hosted by NAMI Texas Panhandle and the Amarillo Area Mental Health Consumers / Agape Center. This Walk raises mental health awareness, reduces stigma, and encourages treatment and recovery. It also raises funds for the FREE mental health programs and support groups offered by NAMI and Agape in our area. THERE IS NO HEALTH WITHOUT MENTAL HEALTH! To register, donate, or sponsor, go to the Walk website: http://www.walkformentalhealth.gdk.mx
Friday Oct 27 @ 7:00 PM
Matthew West - The ALL IN TOUR with Jordan Feliz
Rush Concerts – Matthew West is coming back to Amarillo, TX and this time he is ALL IN. Tickets onsale NOW! Tickets available: online: ticketfly.com in person: The Church at Quail Creek during business hours. Get your tickets early for the best seats in the house! Friday October 27 7:00 PM The Church at Quail Creek Amarillo, TX There are some great ALL IN VIP packages offered for this event. Be sure to check those out. We look forward to seeing you there!