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The HATT Insider - October 2018

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OCTOBER 2018 Beginning August 1st, the HATT Insider Newsletter will no longer be delivered door-to-door - but there's good news! You can stay in the know about upcoming events, activities, and important information by accessing the newsletter monthly on your computer, tablet, or smartphone!

Watermelon Festival at Robison Terrace
With Mays Home Health. Residents celebrated with food, games, fun, and fellowship!

RAD Tenant Relocation Meeting

HATT Homebuyer Education Course. The Housing Authority of Texarkana, Texas will be conducting the 8 hour homebuyer education course in October on the following dates:
Part 1: Saturday, October 13th 10 am-3 pm
Part 2: Saturday, October 20
th 10 am-3 pm
In the Pecan Ridge Community Room (2210 W. 15th Street). You must pre-register by Wednesday, October 10th at 5 pm. Contact Vickie Nelson, HATT Homeownership Consultant at 903-838-8548 ext. 136.

October 16th 4th Annual Holiday Job Application Day! 9 am-5 pm. Let us help you apply for jobs on the computer! Open to everyone! - 2220 W. 15th Street - More Info: 903-255-7738

October 20th Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Downtown Texarkana/Front Street - For race info or to join a team, go to *Pink Out Texarkana is October 12th!*

Texarkana Adult Education & Literacy Course Offerings:
TxCHSE - Texas High School Equivalency (GED) 
College Prep - Basic Skills (Math & English) - TSIA, TABE, TEAS
ESL - English as a Second Language
IET - Integrated Education and Training - Work on a High School equivalency and enroll in a college workforce program at the same time.
For More Info: 903-823-3461

Texarkana Health Expo Sunday, October 7th @ Bethel SDA Church
Health Expo 1-4 pm
Food Demo 4-5:30 pm 
with Free Food Samples!
For More Info: Call 903-832-6036

The RoseHill Neighborhood Network Center and Otis C. Williams Multicultural  Museum. 2220 West 15th Street, Texarkana, TX. Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. 903-255-7738

NEW Monday Connections at RoseHill Neighborhood Network Center (NNC) THIS MONTH'S SESSION: Microsoft Word, Make Flyers, and More! Monday, October 22nd at 10:30 am or 4 pm

FREE Career Closet at  Rosehill Neighborhood Network Center (NNC)
Visit 2220 W. 15th St. Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm or call at 903-255-7738 for requirements and iinfo. This is free and open to everyone!!

FREE Toddler Care 6 Week Class + $10 Baby Bucks at 1st Choice Pregnancy Resource Center, 602 Main Street, Texarkana, TX / 903-792-5735. Call or visit for more information!

October 20th FREE Team Dad Event - For New Dads! at 1st Choice Pregnancy Resource Center, 602 Main Street, Texarkana, TX / 903-792-5735. Call or visit for more information!

October 30th Trunk or Treat at Pecan Ridge (4-5:30 pm)

October 31st Harvest Fest at Robison Terrace (2-4 pm)

Westlawn Elementary School Dates to Remember! 
Keep an eye out in your community and in your mailbox for posters and post cards with more specific information, or contact Amberly Shaw, Family Engagement Specialist, at Westlawn for more information at 903-223-4252 or email

October 4th 1st 6 Weeks Awards Assemblies

October 5th Leaders' Lunch (By Invitation Only) - For Students meeting criteria during 1st 6 weeks, during regular lunch times

October 8th No School for Students - Instructional Planning Day

October 9th No School for Students - Instructional Planning Day

October 11th Family Night - All Westlawn Families Invited - 5:15 pm Dinner 5:30 - 6:30 pm Program

October 19th Fall Picture Day

October 26th No School For Students - Instructional Planning Day

October 26th Monster Mash! (5:30 - 7:00 pm) - Halloween/Costume Dance For Westlawn Students (Ticket Required)

October 29th - November 2nd Red Ribbon Week - Keep an Eye Out for More Details!

HATT Executive Staff
Antonio Williams, Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Jackie Otto, Chief Operating Officer
Tarisha Duson, Director of Admin. Services
Jimmy Castle, Manager of Information Technology
Theo Nyamasvisva, Controller
Bill Edwards, Director of Construction Management and Modernization

2018 Board of Commissioners
Mrs. Melva Flowers, Chairman
Mr. Bruce Powers, Vice Chairman
Rev. L. B. George
Mrs. JoAnn Rice
Mr. Craig Manning
Mrs. Mae Hamilton
Ms. Rosa Golette

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