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Upcoming Events - March 2015

February 27th, 2015 1:37 PM by Ginger Turner

Mar 1 – Mar 31                    Jr/Sr Art Class

Sunday, March 1 through Tuesday, March 31 at the Chinati Foundation, 1 Cavalry Rd in Marfa.

Using Carl Andre's permanent installation at Chinati as an entry point, area students enrolled in the school's junior and senior art classes will create their own poems and artwork to be exhibited at Chinati's annual Community Day on Sunday, April 19.



Mon, Wed, Fri                      Senior Circle Stretch & Flex

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 10:00 AM at the First United Methodist Church, 208 E Sul Ross Ave.  Admission is free.

For more information call (432) 837-0254



Mon, Wed, Fri                      Tae Bo


Monday, Wednesdays, Fridays at 1:30 PM at the Alpine Public Library or 6:30 PM at Crossroads Baptist Fellowship.  Admission is free.  For more information call (432) 294-5034



Mar 3                                     Alpine City Council Meeting


Tuesday, March 3rd at 5:30 PM in Council Chambers at 803 W. Holland Ave.



Mar 3                                     Bingo


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



Mar 3 – Mar 4                      Mammos on the Move Mammography Screening


Tuesday, March 3 and Wednesday, March 4 from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM at Big Bend Regional Medical Center, 2600 Highway 118

Please bring identification card and insurance card.  $129 if not insured.  For more information call (915) 577-0100



Mar 3                                     Tri-Community Horticulture Program


Tuesday, March 3 from 8:30 AM until 4:00 PM at Hotel Paisano Ballroomm, 207 N. Highland Street in Marfa.  Garden Protection and Pests, Tomato 101, Ice Storm Tree Damage and Repair, and more.  $10 per person

RSVP by Thursday, February 26 at (432) 729-4746 or (432) 837-6207




Every Tuesday                      Library Lizards     


Tuesdays from 4:30 PM until 5:30 PM in the Community Room at Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Avenue E.

First- and second-graders




Every Tuesday                      Basic Computer Class


Tuesdays from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Avenue E.  Instructor is Gerardo Gonzalez.  For more information call (432) 837-2621.  Admission is free.



Every Wednesday                Family Story Time


Family Story Time each Wednesday from 4:00 PM until 4:45 PM in the AEP Multipurpose Room at Alpine Public Library, 805 W Avenue E



Every Thursday                     Hike with a Homeless Dog


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



Mar 5 – Apr 21                     Our Beautiful Desert


Thursday, March 5 until Tuesday, April 21.  Artist's Reception on Friday, March 13 2015 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM.  Gallery On The Square

The Big Bend Arts Council and Gallery On The Square welcomes new member, Theresa Wallace, to the Art Coopertative. Theresa is an accomplished artist in oil, pastel, and photography. She is planning an exhibit of her photography, "Our Beautiful Desert", which opens on Thursday, March 5. You can view Theresa's oil and pastel artwork at Gallery On The Square and get an invitation to her upcoming artist's reception.

For more information call (432) 837-7203



Mar 6                                     Knights of Columbus Fish Fry


Knights of Columbus Fish Fry, Friday, March 6 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Our Lady of the Peace Catholic Church, 406 S 6th Street.  $7 per plate



Mar 11 – 14                          Electronics Recycling


Wednesday, March 11 through Friday, March 13 from 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM and Saturday, March 14 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Old Fire Station (corner of 8th Street and W. Avenue E).  For a list of acceptable items call (432) 294-3183 or email alpinerecycles@ci.alpine.tx.us



Mar 16 – 21                         Cactus and Succulent Sale


Monday, March 16 through Saturday, March 21, Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center 43869 Highway 118 in Fort Davis.

For more information call (432) 364-2499



Mar 21                                  Doggie Flea Dip


Saturday, March 21 from 12:00 PM until 4:00 PM at the Alpine Visitor Center, 106 N. 3rd Street.  Bring your doggies by for a bath and flea dip.  Proceeds go to Alpine Humane Society.  For more information call (432) 837-2326




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Posted by Ginger Turner on February 27th, 2015 1:37 PM


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