Thursday, November 5, 2009

ACA's Fall Festival on Friday 11/6/09

Altus Christian Academy (ACA) will hold it's annual

Family Fall Festival
Friday, October 6
Altus Community Center
(on Falcon)

Games/Activities/Bounce Castle/Face Painting/Bake Sale
Unlimited activities-$5 (smaller charge for individual activities)

Hot dog dinners will be served for $2.50

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Indoor Garage Sale at FCC this Saturday!

$5/table if you want to sell, you can start setting up 7am. Sale is from 8am-12pm on Saturday, Oct. 17.

Please call the FCC at 481-6600 if you would like to reserve a table to sell, your table will need to be paid for by Friday.

Thursday, October 1, 2009

October Playgroup Schedule

October Playgroup Schedule

Friday, October 2nd-Youth Center Playground, 10:00-11:30. The Youth Center is next to the Elementary School on Base.

Friday, October 9th-Altus Gymnastics Academy, 9:00-10:30.
AGA is located on Thomas Avenue. Leaving the base through the main gate, follow Falcon Road to Thomas Avenue. It is a left right as you reach the Firestone Building. AGA is an unmarked metal building on the right about two blocks after turning on Thomas. Cost is $3/one child and $5/more than one child.

Friday, October 16 th-Bowling at Galaxy Lanes -10:00-11:30. Stay for lunch at Galaxy Grill afterwards if you’d like.

Friday, October 23rd - Altus Gymnastics Academy, 9:00-10:30. See info above for details…

Friday, October 30th - Base Toddler Park, 10:00-11:30.
Come join us at this park on base located in the new housing development behind the elementary school and next to the housing swimming pool (Balfour Beattie) on Legacy Street.

Monday, September 7, 2009

Jackson County Free Fair

The Jackson County Free Fair will be held next weekend, September 11-12 in Altus. It is said that there will be lots of activities at the upcoming Fair including a tractor driving contest, turtle races, talent shows, games for the kids, Kevin Law’s Border Collie Demonstrations, karate demonstrations, a baby contest, pet show and more.

The Fairgrounds are located behind the rodeo grounds south of Broadway and Veterans.
For more info, click here.

Spend the Night at the OKC Zoo

Operation: Military Kids is hosting a Lock-In at the Oklahoma City Zoo on Friday, September 25th, 2009 This is free to all military families.

The theme is “night time survival” so if you think you have what it takes to survive in a zoo with lions, tigers, and turtles then this event is for you!

Hurry pre-registration is due September 18th and space is limited. All Military Kids must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian. Once registration is received a confirmation email will be sent with an agenda and information packet. If you'd like a registration form, email me at and I will email it to you or you can call 405-744-8885 for more information.

Friday, August 28, 2009

Quality of Life Survey

Military Families: Here is your chance to voice your opinion. Here is a link to a short two question survey. Click here to complete.

Discover Altus

There is a new website for Altus at It has all kinds of info and links about the city, as well as the MLS real estate listings for Altus and surrounding areas. If you know anyone moving to Altus, this would be a good website to pass on to them. It is also a link on the sidebar of this website to get there.