Author Archives: Lauren McKechnie

I’ve been a member of the Junior League of Wichita Falls since 2012, so I’ve had the pleasure of helping volunteer for SIX Christmas Magic events. (Well, five since in 2015 Teddy was born just two days later, the following Monday.) Since it’s around his birthday and they have photos with Santa, we’ve started our…

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In the midst of all things Halloween, let’s talk about CHRISTMAS!! As in, Christmas Magic, the Junior League of Wichita Falls‘ biggest community fundraiser of the year, and something I’ve been proud to be involved in for over five years. You can read all about the details of this year’s event on the Junior League…

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Tuesday, October 23: Halloween Carnival at Burkburnett Library (5:30 – 7 pm) It’s that time of year again when we will be having our annual Halloween Carnival. Bring the kids to the Library from 5:30-7 for a fun night of games, treats, photos, and carnival fun! The Bounce House will be here once again to…

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Monday, October 15th: Pumpkin Mom Day Monday! Carving pumpkins can get old and boring year after year. This Mom Day Monday we will be decorating white tiny pumpkins with the ducklings! We will even have an area for families to take pictures. Join us in all the festivities to start Fall out right. More Info: CLICK…

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Monday, October 8th: Fire Prevention Week 2018 The Sheppard AFB Fire Prevention Office is holding a week long event where every morning you and your family can learn more about fire prevention! More Info: CLICK Monday, October 8th: Free Kids Cookie Deco–With Kids Meals (4pm-7pm) With the Purchase of any kids meall kiddos get to decorate…

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Monday, September 24: Mom Day Monday- Cardboard Weaving (10am-12pm) Odd Duck is back with Mom Monday! T-Squared Rabbitry will be back with her precious bunnies! She will be showing the ducklings how to weave on cardboard with her very own fabric! Come out Monday morning with your kids to make fun crafts and drink lots coffee.…

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Take Your Best Shot for CASA (4:30-5:30pm) Texoma Gives is next Thursday, September 13th, and Child Advocates- CASA of Red River and Frank and Joe’s are teaming up to raise funds for our CASA kids. YOU have been nominated to take part in a fun challenge to GET DUNKED, in our “HIT ME WITH YOUR…

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At the ripe old age of two years and 10 months, we took Teddy to his first ever dentist appointment. (Yes, the recommended age for a first visit is much younger.) But the good news is he is brushing his teeth independently at this point, and was old enough to follow instructions and get his…

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Monday, September 10: Our Village New Mom Monday Potluck Brunch (10:30 AM – 11:30 AM) New Mom Monday is the perfect event for any mom new to Our Village or FIT4MOM to come to! This month we will have a potluck brunch after Stroller Strides. Please bring a shareable brunch item and plan on staying…

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