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Upcoming Events - February 2015

February 2nd, 2015 1:08 PM by Ginger Turner

Feb 3                                      Bingo

Every other Tuesday at 6:30 PM at the American Legion Hall located at 306 W. Sul Ross



Feb 3                                      Alpine City Council Meeting

Alpine City Council Meeting, Tuesday February 3rd at 5:30 PM located at the Council Chambers at 803 W. Holland Ave.



Feb 4                                      Senior Stretch and Flex


Monday, Wednesdays, Fridays at 10:00 AM.  First United Methodist Church located at 208 E. Sul Ross Ave.  For more information, please call 432.837.0254.  Admission is free.



Feb 4                                      Tae Bo


Monday, Wednesdays, Fridays at 1:30 PM at the Alpine Public Library or 6:15 PM at Crossroads Baptist Fellowship.  For more information please call 432.294.5034.   All fitness levels welcome.  Admission is free.



Feb 5 – 7                              Micro-Cinema:  Our Native American Experience


Three evenings of screening and talk-back sessions featuring a collection of Independent Films from Native American Filmmakers located at the Studio Theatre.  For more information, please call 432.837.8218 or visit http://www.sulross.edu/theatre



Feb 5                                     Hike with a Homeless Dog


Hike With a Homeless Dog, each Thursday from 9:00 AM until 10:30 AM at Davis Mountain State Park.  Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.



Feb 5                                     Amateur Radio Licensing Class


Amateur Radio Licensing Class, Thursdays from 6:00 PM until 10:00 PM for four Thursdays.  Room 130, Turner Range Animal Science Center at Sul Ross State University.  Free class but $25 manual required (available first meeting).  For more information call Dave at (432) 837-2711 or Bob at (432) 386-3041.



Feb 6                                     No Dry Country


No Dry Country, Friday, February 6 at 10:00 PM, Railroad Blues 504 W. Holland Ave




Feb 7                                      Kolton Moore and the Clever Few


Kolton Moore and the Clever Few, Saturday, February 7 at 10:00 PM. Railroad Blues 504 W. Holland Ave



Feb 7 – 8                               Vintage Makeover & Pin Up Photo Shoot


Saturday, February 7 and Sunday, February 8, A vintage-inspired hair and makeup session followed by a fun thirty minute photo shoot at Mendias & Co, 903 W. Ave E.  One 5X7 print or wall calendar (your choice) will be ready for pick up on Friday, February 13- just in time for Valentine's Day!  To make an appointment call (432) 294-1175.  $90.00



Feb 8                                      Sunset at Chinati


Sunday, February 8 from 5:00 PM until 6:30 PM.  Experience Donald Judd's two permanent installations, 100 works in mill aluminum and 15 outdoor works in concrete, at dusk. Free of charge to museum members and tri-county residents.  Chinati Foundation, 1 Cavalry Rd in Marfa



Feb 8                                      Paint and Go Workshop


Paint and Go Workshop, Sunday, February 8 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM.  Womack Education Center of the Museum of the Big Bend.  All materials included,  $40 per person.  Register by Monday, February 2 by calling (432) 837-8143



Feb 10                                    Basic Computer Class


Basic Computer Class, Tuesdays from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Alpine Public Library 805 W. Ave E, instructor is Gerardo Gonzalez. For more information call (432) 837-2621.  Admission is free.



Feb 12 – 14                           Chihuahuan Desert Bike Festival


Chihuahuan Desert Bike Festival, Thursday, February 12 through Saturday, February 14.  For more information visit desertsportstx.com



Feb 14                                    Valentines in Valentine


Valentine's in Valentine Hosted by Big Bend Brewing, Saturday, February 14 at 3:00 PM.  The Old Mercantile Building.  Tickets are $20 presale and $25 at the door.  For more information visit bigbendbrewing.com/valentine



Feb 14                                    Valentine’s Day Party with Slow Down Summer


Valentine's Day Party with Slow Down Summer, Saturday, February 14 at 10:00 PM at Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland




Feb 27 – 28                           29th Annual Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering


29th Annual Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Friday, February 27 through Saturday, February 28.  The Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering is a two-day event celebrating the oral tradition of the working cowboy in poetry, stories, and music. Enjoy more than 50 performers in the classroom and on stages of Sul Ross State University. 
For more information visit www.texascowboypoetry.com



Feb 28                                    Family Crisis Center Fundraiser Dance


Family Crisis Center Fundraiser Dance, Saturday, February 28 from 8:30 PM until 11:55 PM at the Alpine Civic Center.  All proceeds benefit the Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend.  A silent auction will be held featuring original artwork and handmade jewelry by our local artists.  Tickets are $20.00 per person. Children 16 and under are free. Come enjoy our fun family event and help a worthy cause.  For more information call Rhonda Cole at (432) 294-0956 or email her at rcole24@sbcglobal.net



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Posted by Ginger Turner on February 2nd, 2015 1:08 PM


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