The City of Texarkana, Texas Parks and Recreation Department will host a series of movies in the park at Spring Lake Park each Thursday in October.

Here's the lineup.

Movies will start at 7PM near the airplane, and are free and open to the public. Participants are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair. Refreshments will be sold.

Movies in the Park is sponsored by Coldwell Banker Elite, United Health, Express Employment, and the City of Texarkana, Texas Parks and Recreation.

Other upcoming events.

The annual fall festival will be held at Spring Lake Park on Thursday, October 22, from 3PM – 5PM and will include a hay ride, pumpkin painting, a costume contest, games and more. This event is free and open to the public.

The fall yard sale and electronics recycling event is slated for Saturday, October 31, from 8AM – 3PM, Call (903) 798-3978 to reserve your booth today.

The Collins Senior Center will continue its activities for senior citizens throughout the month of October. The schedule includes an AARP Class on October 13, from 12:30PM – 4:30PM., an Evening Social on October 20, from 4PM – 6PM and an Oldies but Goodies Dance on October 30, from 2PM – 3PM The Collins Senior Center is located at 3000 Texas Boulevard.

For more information about parks events, call 903- 798-3978. To contact the Collins Senior Center, please call 903- 793-5545. You can also visit their website.