The WOWW Factor 2019: Celebrating art and music from one generation to the next. Experiences Beyond the Classroom
February 25-28, 2019
Window On a Wider World is opening the window for the public to see and experience first-hand the programs they provide that inspire the next generation for the children in the Panhandle.
The WOWW Factor 2019 consists of a one-week event that all takes place in the beautiful Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts. This event will represent over 3,000 families from the Amarillo and Panhandle Community.
Schedule of events – Monday, February 25 through Thursday, February 28, 2019
* Monday, February 25th at 1:30pm: Artwork will be displayed and judged by local artists, Gilliland Education Room.
* Tuesday, February 26th from10:00am & 1:00pm: International instrumentalist, Todd Green will perform for 2400 second graders from 36 school districts in the Panhandle. This educational performance provides a first-time opportunity for elementary students to experience an amazing musical presentation at the state-of-the-art Globe-News Center.
* Wednesday, February 27th at 6:00pm: The 5th Annual Youth Art Show, where 10 winners will be presented with $100 prize money for best artwork. This event will be held in the Gilliland Education Room located on the first floor of the Globe-News Center and is open to the public. This amazing art exposition is for fourth and fifth graders of the Panhandle (all 26 counties).
* Thursday, February 28th at 6:00pm: Window On a Wider World will host a public concert with International Instrumentalist Todd Green at the Globe-News Center For The Performing Arts. Todd Green will entertain us with his musical talent as he performs with over 1000 instruments. Guests will be amazed at his unique talent and engaging presentation. Complimentary wine and appetizers will be served throughout the evening.
Executive Director, Window On a Wider World
Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts
500 S. Buchanan Amarillo, TX 79105 806/220-3322c
About Window On a Wider World (WOWW) – Window On a Wider World is dedicated to enriching the education of Texas Panhandle students through arts, science, and cultural experiences. WOWW facilitates over 160 programs provided by 33 partner organizations, with over 47% of these programs traveling to school campuses. Learn more at www.windowonawiderworld.org.
WINDOW ON A WIDER WORLD….An opportunity to inspire the next generation. With all the influences speaking to our children today through entertainment, social media, pop culture, and the internet, we need influences that speak nobility, virtue and refinement that will motivate children to pursue greatness. What an amazing privilege we have, that allows us to influence the next generation of leaders, educators, innovators and professionals for the Amarillo and Panhandle community.