Armchair Traveler

The SAGE Program at Texarkana College announces “Armchair Traveler.”  This is a seven-session travelogue class covering Japan, Italy, Costa Rica, Israel, Peru, France, and New Orleans.  Sessions will be 90 minutes long and will be held in the Old Town Exhibit meeting space at 202 E. Broad Street, Texarkana, Arkansas.  Refreshments will be served and we would like for those attending to R.S.V.P. so that we will have enough for everyone.  The schedule of presentations is as follows:

  • Monday, June 5 | Lauren Hehmeyer | Paris and France
  • Monday, June 19 | Helen Frazior | Costa Rica
  • Monday, June 26 | Alyce Bunting | Peru
  • Monday, July 3 | Beverly Rowe | Italy
  • Monday, July 10 | Connie Brian | New Orleans
  • Monday, July 17 | Georgia Hubnik | Japan
  • Monday, August 14 | Dawna Montanelli | Israel

The “Armchair Traveler” sessions are free and open to the general public.  If you would like to attend, please R.S.V.P. to Dr. Beverly Rowe at 903-748-1235 or


Sage Summer Talks

The SAGE Program at Texarkana College announces SAGE Summer Talks.  This is a five-week series featuring local professionals discussing their favorite topic and each session is free and open to the general public.  The sessions are on Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Levi Hall Room of the Business Building on the Texarkana College campus.  Presentations included in this wonderful, thought-provoking series are:

  • Thursday, June 8 | Brian Goesl | “The State of the Arts in Texarkana and the Surrounding Region”
  • Thursday, June 15 | David Mallett | “Texarkana’s Rich Musical Heritage”
  • Thursday, June 22 | Mayor Bob Bruggeman | “The State of the City – Texarkana, Texas”
  • Thursday, July 6   | Mayor Ruth Penney Bell  “Changes I have Witnessed in the City of Texarkana, Arkansas”
  • Thursday, July 20 | James Henry Russell | “Leadership and Strategic Thinking”

Please plan to attend these presentations through the summer and get tuned into important developments for Texarkana and the Ark-La-Tex.  Question and answer periods will be provided at the end of each presentation.