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Public meetings

July 9

Brewster County Groundwater Control District meeting, 9 a.m., Judge Val Beard Office Complex. Pumpco and others will present applications for wells.

July 13

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

July 15

Airport Advisory Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall, 100 N. 13th St.

July 20

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

July 21

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

July 28

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

Upcoming Events

July 9

Bingo from 1-3 p.m. at the Sunshine House, 205 E. Sul Ross Ave. All Meals on Wheels clients, congregate meal clients and their family members are invited.

Alpine Public Library Board Meeting, 6 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

“Basic IRS Requirements for Small Businesses” seminar, 2:30-4:30 p.m., conference room, Fort Stockton Chamber of Commerce, 1000 E. Railroad Ave. Sponsored by the Big Bend Region Minority and Small Business Development Center. Free.

July 10-12

Open Weekend at the Nature Conservancy’s Davis Mountain Preserve, 8 a.m. Friday to 4 p.m. Sunday. Open for hiking, biking, camping, horseback riding, picnics, photography, birding, stargazing and other outdoor activities. A guided hike will be at 9:30 a.m.  July 11. Deirdre Hisler at deirdre.hisler@tnc.org or 432-426-2390.

July 12

“Do You Believe” movie screening, 3 p.m., Fellowship Hall, First Assembly of God of Alpine, 1802 Fort Davis Highway. Free.

July 13-16

Cheer Camp by the Alpine High School Cheer Team, 3-5 p.m. at the Alpine High School Gym. Ages 5-11. Registration will be at 1 p.m. July 13 at he AHS gym. Cost is $75.

July 15

“Customer Satisfaction: increased sales” seminar, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Centennial School Building, 500 W. Ave. H. Sponsored by the Big Bend Region Minority and Small Business Development Center. Free.

July 16

TEDxAlpinePublicLibrary video presentations and discussion about government corruption, 6-8 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

July 17

Alpine 06 Cowboys vs. Rosewell Invaders, 7 p.m. Kokernot Stadium.

July 18

Alpine 06 Cowboys vs. Rosewell Invaders, 7 p.m. Kokernot Stadium.

July 19

Alpine 06 Cowboys vs. Rosewell Invaders, 7 p.m. Kokernot Stadium.

July 20

Alpine 06 Cowboys vs. Rosewell Invaders, 7 p.m. Kokernot Stadium.

July 21

Alpine 06 Cowboys vs. Rosewell Invaders, 7 p.m. Kokernot Stadium.

July 22

Belka Oliver Summer Writing Retreat, 5:30 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

Alpine 06 Cowboys vs. Rosewell Invaders, 7 p.m. Kokernot Stadium.

“Marketing Techniques that Work” seminar, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Centennial School Building, 500 W. Ave. H. Sponsored by the Big Bend Region Minority and Small Business Development Center. Free.

July 23

Independent Living Council, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

July 24

Travel Talk by Barney Nelson, “Grand Cayman Islands: Sailors, Turtles & Money,” 7 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

August 20-22

Davis Mountains Hummingbird Festival in Fort Davis registration now open at http://www.fortdavis.com/hummerfest.html Early registration $79 until Aug. 1.

July 26

“Do You Believe” movie screening, 3 p.m., Fellowship Hall, First Assembly of God of Alpine, 1802 Fort Davis Highway. Free

July 29

“Managerial Skills: delegating responsibility” workshop,2:30-4:30 p.m., Centennial School Building, 500 W. Ave. H. Sponsored by the Big Bend Region Minority and Small Business Development Center. Free.

 

July 30

Book Club meeting, 5:30 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

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 and 5-6 p.m. on Thursdays, 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 Conservation Alliance Community Outreach meeting, 6 p.m. Mondays, Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

Big Bend Conservation Alliance Landowners meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

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 and 5-6p.m. on Wednesdays, 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.

Seniors Coffee, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

Science Club, 4-5:30 p.m., Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

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.

Tai Chi, 11 a.m.-noon, Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

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.

Yarn Arts, 10 a.m.-noon, Alpine Public Library, 805 W. Ave. E.

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