Send your community events to events@alpineavalanche.com.

Upcoming Events

June 13

Community Yard Sale sponsored by Twin Peaks 4-H Club to fund camp in Brownwood, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Val Beard Complex Parking Lot, corner of N. 8th and West Ave. E. Members of the community can purchase a table to set up their own rummage sale on the site for $20. All money made from individual sales belongs to the individual. Twin Peaks 4-H club is accepting donations for their table (no clothes please.) Call Patsy McWilliams at 432-244-8172 to purchase a table or make donations.

Alpine Cowboys vs. White Sands Pupfish, 7 p.m., Kokernot Field.

Alpine Cowboys vs. White Sands Pupfish, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., Kokernot Field.

June 15

AHS 1975 Reunion Planning Committee meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Nina Foley’s home, 515 E John W Rd. For more information visit Facebook page ahs_class_of_1975

Alpine Cowboys vs. White Sands Pupfish, 7 p.m., Kokernot Field.

June 17

Graphics for Business Applications, a free two-hour seminar by the Sul Ross Small Business Development Center, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Room 107, Centennial School, 500 W. Ave. H. To register, 432-837-8813.

Wednesday Night Family Swim at the Alpine City Swimming Pool, 432-837-3301.

June 18

Chamber of Commerce Mixer, 6-8p.m., Hampton Inn, 2607 W. Highway 90.

June 24

Wednesday Night Family Swim at the Alpine City Swimming Pool, 432-837-3301.

PowerPoint for Business Presentations, a free two-hour seminar by the Sul Ross Small Business Development Center, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Room 107, Centennial School, 500 W. Ave. H. To register, 432-837-8813.

June 29

Tales and Tunes, 3 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E. For kids of all ages. Storyteller, musician, and puppeteer Kim Lehman from the Texas Commission on the Arts will perform. Free.

June 29-30

Beef 706 Program conducted by The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Serive, the Texas Beef Council and Sul Ross State university, 7 a.m.-7:45 p.m. on June 29, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. June 30. To register, call Lisa Sorrells at 432-336-8585 or email lisa.sorrels@ag.tamu.edu. Free.

June 29-July 3

DJ Camp, offered by Marfa ISD and Camp Summer Shake Up. Students will learn directly on DJ equipment and experiment with mixing songs and sampling music. Meghan Gerety at mgerety@marfaisd.com or 432-729-5500. Free with breakfast, lunch and transportation provided.

July 1

Wednesday Night Family Swim at the Alpine City Swimming Pool, 432-837-3301.

July 3-5

Coolest Fourth of July Celebration in Fort Davis is soliciting donations for the fireworks display. Call 432-426-3015 to sponsor.

July 4

Kiwanis Club Annual Celebration Parade, line-up 4:15-5 p.m. east on Sul Ross beginning at Porter’s Thriftway, parade begins at 5 p.m. and runs north on 5th Street. Booths open at 5 p.m. at Kokernot Park. Festivities end with the fireworks display right after dark. For booth information, call Rhonda Cole at 432-837-5539.

July 5

Coolest 5K and 1K in Texas, is looking for donations of items or money for door prizes and race packets. Contact Sherill Easterling at seasterling6427@gmail.com or 325-207-6427

July 8

Lego Party, 4 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

Wednesday Night Family Swim at the Alpine City Swimming Pool, 432-837-3301.

Ongoing Events

Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACA) and/or Dysfunctional Families meeting, 6:30 p.m., Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalists of the Big Bend, 1308 N. 5th St. Free, anonymous,12-step program not affiliated with the church. 432-837-0115

Alpine Caregivers, 3 p.m., Mondays at the meeting room at First Presbyterian Church, 103 E. Lockheart Ave. Open to all caregivers.

Alpine City Pool, open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. $1 for ages 12-younger; $2 for 13-older. Water aerobics, 6-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Available for pool parties Thursday-Sunday. 432-837-3301.

Alpine Community Band rehearsal, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sul Ross Band Room, Fine Arts Building, Sul Ross State University. New members welcome. 432-386-7478

Alpine Lions Club meeting, noon, Tuesdays, Oriental Express, 3000 W. U.S. 90.

American Legion Post 79 meeting, 6:30 p.m., second Monday each month, Legion Hall, 306 W. Sul Ross Ave. Dinner provided.

American Legion Auxiliary meeting, 5:30 p.m., third Monday each month, Legion Hall, 306 W. Sul Ross Ave.

Awareness Through Movement Class by Cathy Wright, 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Wednesdays through May 20 and 5-6 p.m. on Thursdays through May 21, Learning for Life LLC, 107 N. 6th St. www.cathywright.com

Basic Computer classes for adults meets 6-8 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday at the Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave E. Call 432-837-2621 to sign up.

Big Bend Community Chorale rehearsal, 6 p.m. Mondays, Fellowship Hall, Holy Cross Anglican Church, 907 N. 2nd St., Alpine. Open to all interested singers. Don, 432-364-2358.

Book Club of the Library meets the last Thursday of the month at 5:45 p.m. at the Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E. 432-837-2621.

Bones for Life, a movement intelligence program by Cathy Wright, noon-1 p.m. on Tuesdays through May 26 and 5-6p.m. on Wednesdays through May 20, Learning for Life LLC, 107 N. 6th St. www.cathywright.com

Busy Bee Quilters, 1-4 p.m., Tuesdays, The Sunshine House, 205 E. Sul Ross Ave. 432-837-5640

Contemplative Prayer, a Christian form of meditation, meets 5:15-6 p.m. Wednesdays at St. James Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall, corner of 6th Street and Avenue A. 432-386-5988.

Desert Sky Quilters Guild, first and third Saturdays each month, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Big Bend Cowboy Church.

Family Story Time for children six and under accompanied by an adult,4 p.m., Wednesdays, AEP Multipurpose Room, Alpine Public Library, 805 E. Avenue E.

Farmers Markets, 9 a.m. to noon, Saturdays, Hotel Ritchey, Fifth at Murphy Streets and Big Bend Thrift Store, Fifth Street at Avenue A.

Free Coffee Fridays for Seniors, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Fridays at the Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

Hike with a Homeless Dog, 9-10:30 a.m., Thursdays, Davis Mountains State Park, Highway 118, Fort Davis. Grand Companions animal shelter brings dogs for visitors to walk on a park trail.

HOOLA-FIT hoop dance classes, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays at the Granada Theater, 207 E. Holland Ave., for ages 14 and older. $15, drop-in, $10-12 per class for five to 10 classes advance pay. 432-386-0479

Hooping Jam, 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays at the Granada Theater, 207 E. Holland Ave. Informal gatherings for hoopers of all skill levels. Free. 432-386-0479

Kiwanis Club of Alpine, noon, Wednesdays, University Center, SRSU.

Library Lizards for first- and second-graders, 3-4 p.m., Tuesdays, Community Room, Alpine Public Library, 805 E. Avenue E. Summer Literacy program.

Little Sprout Song Swap, 10:30-11 a.m., first Wednesday and last Saturday of the month, at the Museum of the Big Bend, 400 N. Harrison St.

Non-Violent Gas Pipeline Protest, noon-1 p.m. Fridays at the Railroad Park. Bring a sign and a friend.

Pilot Club, noon, second and fourth Wednesdays, Oriental Express, 3000 W. U.S. 90.

Raw Elite Training Camp, Mondays-Thursdays June 9-July 23. Camp to prepare athletes for the upcoming season. For more information contact Joseph Limon at 432-693-7469.

Rotary Club of Alpine meeting, 11:45 a.m., Thursdays, Oriental Express, 3000 W. U.S. 90.

Senior Circle Stretch and Flex, 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays, basement of the First United Methodist Church,208 E. Sul Ross Ave. 432-837-0254. Free.

Tae Bo exercise class, 1:30 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, Friday at Alpine Public Library, 805 W, Ave. E., and 6:15 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday at Crossroads Baptist Fellowship, 1707 N. 4th St. All fitness levels welcome. 432-294-5034. Free.

Walk for Life, a movement intelligence program by Cathy Wright, 10 a.m.-noon, Fridays, Learning for Life LLC, 107 N. 6th St. www.cathywright.com

Weight Watchers, Thursdays atnoon weigh-ins, 12:30 p.m. meetings, University Center Room 210 at Sul Ross State University. Call 432-386-5673.

Wii Sports family games, 4-5:30 p.m., Fridays, Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E. 432-837-2621.

Writing Wranglers, 3 - 4 p.m., Mondays, Alpine Public Library, 805 W, Ave, E. For kids entering grades 3rd and 4th. A project based writing program.

Your Brain and Movement Class, by Cathy Wright, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Feb. 24, March 3, 10, Sunshine House, 205 E. Sul Ross Ave. www.cathywright.com

Public meetings

June 16

Alpine City Council meeting, 5:30 p.m., Council Chambers, 100 N. 13th St.

June 22

Alpine ISD school board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Board Room, Alpine ISD Administration Building, 704 W. Sul Ross Ave.

June 23

Alpine Parks meeting, 4 p.m, City Hall, 100 N. 13th St.

June 25

Alpine Planning and Zoning meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall, 100 N. 13th St.

June 30

Brewster County Commissioners meeting, 9 a.m.,Brewster County Courthouse, 6th Street at Ave. E.

Arts & Entertainment Calendar 

Send your arts and entertainment items to events@alpineavalanche.com.

June 12

My Education performs, 10 p.m., Padre’s, 209 W. El Paso St., Marfa. $5

Blan Scott performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

June 13

Cinderella presented by the Missoula Children’s Theater, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Fort Davis Junior/Senior High School Auditorium in Fort Davis. Free. Lisa Gordon, 432-249-0658.

June 14

Steve Earle and the Dukes perform, 8 p.m., Crowley Theater, 104 S. Austin St., Marfa, presented by Marfa Ballroom. Tickets are $30 at www.ballroommarfa.org

June 15-19

Art Camp Session 1, 9 a.m.-noon, ages 5-7 at the Museum of the Big Bend. 432-837-8143 or maggie.rumbelow@sulross.edu. $20

June 15

Bob Dillard speaks, Fort Davis Historical Society, 6:30 p.m. at the Jeff Davis County Library, 100 Jefferson Square, Fort Davis.

June 19

Memphis Strange performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

June 20

Slow Down Summer performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

June 22-26

Art Camp Session 2, 9 a.m.-noon, ages 7-10 at the Museum of the Big Bend. 432-837-8143 or maggie.rumbelow@sulross.edu. $20

June 26

Aaron Stephens performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

June 27

Koe Wetzel performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

June 29-July 3

DJ Camp, offered by Marfa ISD and Camp Summer Shake Up. Students will learn directly on DJ equipment and experiment with mixing songs and sampling music. Contact Meghan Gerety at mgerety@marfaisd.com or 432-729-5500. Free with breakfast, lunch and transportation provided.

July 3

Grupo de la Paz performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

July 10

Mr. Sipp performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

July 11

Doug Strahan performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

July 17

Bart Crow with special guest Silo Road performs, 10 p.m., Railroad Blues, 504 W. Holland Ave.

July 20-24

Art Camp Session 3, 9 a.m.-noon, ages 5-7 at the Museum of the Big Bend. 432-837-8143 or maggie.rumbelow@sulross.edu. $20

July 23-26

VIVA Big Bend Musical Festival, Tickets $50, visit www.vivabigbend.com

July 27-31

Art Camp Session 4, 9 a.m-noon, ages 7-10 at the Museum of the Big Bend. 432-837-8143 or maggie.rumbelow@sulross.edu. $20

Ongoing events:

Rick Ruiz performs 7-9:30 p.m., Monday and Wednesday at Guzzi Up, 202 W. Holland Ave.

Art Students of Charles Bell exhibit through June 12 at Sul Ross State University Art Gallery, first floor of the Francois Fine Arts Building. Students are elementary to middle school ages. Two of the larger paintings are for sale with proceeds to be donated to the Alpine Public Library.

Clayworks 2015 exhibit, on display through June 16 at Gallery On The Square, 115 W. Holland Ave.

Federico Villalba: Mexican Pioneer in the Big Bend exhibit, Museum of the Big Bend. Through Aug. 30.

“La Sombra del Zopilote,” an exhibition by Mexican artist Gonzalo Lebrija on display through July 5 at Marfa Contemporary, 100 E. San Antonio St., Marfa.

Sam Falls, an exhibition of new work by the artists on view from through Aug. 16. At Ballroom Marfa, 108 E. San Antonio St.

 

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