Tag: U Paint It

Fifth Thursday Art Crawl will visit 16 locations, end at concert June 29

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the date of its next Fifth Thursday art and music crawl. The crawl will begin at 5 p.m. June 29 at the chamber office, located at 106 S. Summit St. The event will kick off with an after-hours meeting, where there […]

U Paint It still going strong with fundraiser events after three years

Locals Marilyn Coury and Heather Murphy still are offering painting classes as entertainment, three years after originally founding U Paint It. In March 2014, the duo started hosting parties for any occasion. “Back when we were at Willow (Fashion), we would do parties there, but we also went traveling around […]

Relay for Life activities to start this weekend, continue through June

Relay for Life activities are starting this weekend in Arkansas City. To kick off the season, there will be a garage sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Ark City Rec Center, located at 225 E. Fifth Ave. “If you would like to get rid of some […]

U Paint It plans Valentine’s Day pallet project crafting event Feb. 3

U Paint It will be host to a Valentine’s Day pallet project crafting event Feb. 3. Only 30 seats are available for this project and prepaying is the only way to reserve a seat. Starting at 6 p.m., event-goers will choose one of two designs for the pallet. To request […]

U Paint It will be host to several downtown painting events this week

U Paint It, located at 220 S. Summit St., will be host to several downtown painting events this week. On Dec. 15, a class simply titled “Snowmen” is set to take place. From 6 to 9 p.m., attendees will have the choice between a tall, 12- by 24-foot snowman with […]

Shoppers can choose from multitude of events on Santa Saturday

Arkansas City area residents have a great selection of activities to attend this weekend. In addition to shopping specials and other activities, free gift wrapping will be available at Angels in the Attic, located 109 S. Summit St. The nonprofit organization will be host to the Soroptimists, who will provide […]

Variety of children’s activities, events offered during first part of December

Children’s activities are starting to pop up in several locations this December. Storytime will be held at 10 a.m. Dec. 1 and Dec. 8 at the Arkansas City Public Library, located at 120 E. Fifth Ave. These events are free to the public. December holiday paint party U Paint It […]

Christmas in the City kicks off Nov. 21 with Merry Monday, continues Dec. 10

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas in the City event will kick off today/Nov. 21 with Merry Monday. Beginning at 4 p.m. at Ben Givens Center City Park, located at Central Avenue and Summit Street, vendors will serve food and horse-drawn carriage rides will continue until 7 p.m. […]

McDonald’s Sewing & Vacuum to open brand-new store location

McDonald’s Sewing & Vacuum will open in a brand-new location next week. “We will be officially open there on November 21st, but we won’t be finished moving in,” said owner Patrick McDonald. The new address is 222 S. Summit St., nestled between U Paint It and K’ an D’ Pharmacy. […]