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T-Town Top 10 Things to Do in Texarkana May 4, 2020 – May 10, 2020

Including opportunities to Learn – to Share – and MORE!

Build the calendar as Texarkana USA’s go to source for all that’s going on!

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1. Celebrate Mother’s Day!
We are wishing a joyous and happy Mother’s Day to all!

2. Adopt a Senior 2020 
A local Facebook group was created to spotlight the Texarkana, USA seniors of 2020! Click here to adopt a senior. 

3. Texarkana College Online Adobe Photoshop
Now is a great time to learn Adobe Photoshop! This course covers the key techniques for working in Adobe Photoshop and how to manipulate images and create image composites. The course is taught online by experienced instructor, Carl Anderson. Register here! 

4. Getty Museum Challenge
Recreate amazing art pieces by participating in the Getty Museum Challenge! Learn more here.

5. Workforce Solutions Virtual Job Fair
Friday, May 7

In this time of COVID-19, Workforce Solutions is excited to give jobseekers and employers of Northeast Texas the chance to connect in our Virtual Job Fair on Thursday, May 7th from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Don’t miss this chance to see job opportunities available in our area and put your resume and qualifications in front of employers throughout our region.
To register, click here. 

6. University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana Free Online Courses
If you are looking for ways to further your learning or enhance job skills to improve your employability, the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana can help. UAHT is dedicated to providing opportunities for lifelong learning to our students and community. In addition to credit-bearing courses, the College offers a wide range of online community classes to help you reach your goals and engage your interests. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you. Students can view and register for classes here. 

For questions or more information, contact Akili Moses Israel at or Alison Bradley at

7. Shop Local
Many local shops are now open for business and curbside pick-up! 

8. Mother’s Day Crafts with Kids
Take a look at these 25 cute Mother’s Day crafts for kids that truly make mom feel appreciated! Make it a win-win by treating your mom to a meal and special treat from our local treasures. Visit here. 

See Also

9. Restaurants Open
Restaurants are now open for dining in up to 25% in Texas and 30% in Arkansas!

10. Play in a Scrabble Tournament
Have fun with the whole family! Learn more. 

And Don’t Forget

Make a Hidden Gems Video!
Now is the perfect time to explore outside in Texarkana and send us a video telling us what hidden gems you love in the community. Learn more!

Submit any Virtual Events to the GOTXK Calendar
Help us all to stay connected and submit your virtual events here!

Go to to check out ALL of the events being held this week in Texarkana USA!

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