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Posted: Sunday, July 21, 2019 4:30 am

ODESSA

Odessa College, 201 W. University Blvd., has scheduled Camp Runamuckus (ages 6-12) from 8 a.m. to noon (morning session); 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (afternoon session) Monday through Thursday at the OC Sports Center. Cost is $140 for half-day session or $215 for morning/afternoon combo session. Call 335-6348 or visit WranglerSports.com.

The Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., has scheduled ENAM Art Club for kids, ages 6-12, from 9:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Monday through Friday. Students will get to explore two different themes during the camp. Class size is limited and classes fill up quickly. Advance registration is required. Registration fee is $225. Call 550-9696 or visit www.noelartmuseum.org.

The Ector County Library, 321 W. Fifth St., has scheduled Toddler Storytime at 10:30 a.m. Monday. Call 332-0633 or visit ector.lib.tx.us.

Odessa College, 201 W. University Blvd., has scheduled Indoor Soccer (ages 8-10) from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the OC Sports Center. Cost is $99. Call 335-6348 or visit WranglerSports.com.

Odessa College, 201 W. University Blvd., has scheduled Moves and Grooves Dance (ages 6-9) from Monday through Thursday at the OC Sports Center. Cost is $99. Call 335-6348 or visit WranglerSports.com.

The Ector County Library, 321 W. Fifth St., has scheduled Storytime & Craft at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Call 332-0633 or visit ector.lib.tx.us.

Odessa Arts has scheduled a Cultural Tourism Grant Writing Workshop Tuesday at the Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd. There are two sessions: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Attendance at one of the two sessions is mandatory in order to apply. Learn how to apply for a cultural tourism grant for your arts organization or event. Advance registration is required. To register, visit tinyurl.com/y4yzm7od. Call 550-9696 or visit www.noelartmuseum.org.

The Ector County Library, 321 W. Fifth St., has scheduled Shark Week Special Movie Time at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Call 332-0633 or visit ector.lib.tx.us.

The Ector County Library, 321 W. Fifth St., has scheduled Book Club at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Call 332-0633 or visit ector.lib.tx.us.

First Basin Credit Union has kicked-off the fourth annual Back to School Supply Drive benefitting the children of the Rainbow Room of the Permian Basin. The Rainbow Room works with Child Protective Services (CPS) and helps foster children, and all other children involved in CPS care, throughout Midland, Odessa, Andrews and surrounding counties. The Rainbow Room is requesting the following items to help equip children for the 2019-2020 school year: backpacks, folders, spiral notebooks, pens/pencils, binders, highlighters, glue, sticks, tissues, hand sanitizer, markers, crayons, rulers, scissors and headphone. Donation deadline is July 31. Donations as well as monetary donations are welcome any of the following of the First Basin branches locations: 4217 N. Grandview Ave., 2740 N. County Road West, 1010 E. Eighth St., 713 Golder Ave., in Odessa; 3316 Midland Drive and 5509 Andrews Highway, in Midland; and 1205 N.E. First St., in Andrews. For information regarding The Rainbow Room or the school supply drive, call Crystale Galindo at 232-0547 or Janet Sotelo at 248-1443, from the FBCU marketing team. Visit www.firstbasin.com.

Camp Fire West Texas has scheduled a Summer Day Camp for children ages 5-12 from 7:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, through Aug. 9 at Buice Elementary School, 1800 E. 87th St. Activities include arts and crafts, games, sports, field trips and more. Children must bring a sacked lunch daily. A morning and afternoon snack will be provided. Weekly tuition is $75 per child. Financial assistance is available based on family size and income levels. Call 570-4144 or visit www.campfirewtx.org.

Odessa College, 201 W. University Blvd., is offering a Kids Fitness Summer Pass through Aug. 1, includes access to the OC Sports Center’s indoor pool and water slide all summer, Kids Fitness classes, ZumbAtomic, Kids Battle Ropes, Kid’s Fun & Fitness and more. Cost is $20 per month. Call 335-6348 or visit WranglerSports.com.

Interfaith Service (Sewing) Council, 910 S. Grant Ave., is inviting sewers and quilters to participate in open sewing and get assistance with sewing projects from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Sewing machines (Berninas), quilting rulers and cutters and scissors will be provided. Thursdays is primarily for quilters. Call 332-4800 or email Mary Jane Malone at mjmalone@cableone.net.

Yang Style Tai Chi classes have been scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Asbury United Methodist Church, 4001 E. University Blvd. Call 631-5051 or visit odessagoldendragons.com.

M.A.D. Children has scheduled classes from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at 810 N. Dixie Blvd. Register from noon to 6 p.m. daily at M.A.D., 810 N. Dixie Blvd. Call 272-5834 or 272-5812 or 325-455-4990.

The Monday Senior Bridge Club meets from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. each Monday at the Northside Senior Center, 13th Street and Adams Avenue. Call 337-5281.

The Odessa Chapter No. 447 Order of the Eastern Star meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first and third Monday of each month (first Monday only in November and December) at the Andy G. Vaughn Masonic Lodge No. 1421, 3017 Mercedes Ave. Call 557-2058 or visit www.agv1421.org.

Permian Basin Depression Glass Club meets at 7 p.m. every third Tuesday of each month at First Christian Church, activities building, 601 N. Lee Ave. Call 580-5800.

The Greater Odessa Rotary Club meets for breakfast at 7 a.m. each Tuesday at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel, 5321 JBS Parkway. Call 559-9489.

MIDLAND

Bike MS: Cactus and Crude Ride 2019, presented by Apache, has been scheduled today. The ride starts at Apache Corporation in Midland and travels to Lamesa for an overnight stay before finishing up at the Caprock Winery in Lubbock. The annual two-day fundraising ride is an opportunity to raise funds to support Multiple Sclerosis research and programs and services that directly impact individuals and families living with the disease. For more information about multiple sclerosis and the National MS Society call 800-344-4867 or visit nationalmssociety.org. For more information about the event or to register to participate or volunteer, visit bikeMStexas.org or tinyurl.com/y37jq2ma.

The West Texas Food Bank, 1601 Westcliff Drive, Midland, has scheduled Produce of the Week Club with instructor Kimberly Corazzini from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday. Learn nutrition facts, preparation techniques and taste delicious recipes featuring each fruit and vegetable. Admission is free and open to all ages. Register at tinyurl.com/yycgksok.

The Museum of the Southwest, 1705 W. Missouri Ave., Midland, has scheduled the exhibit “Felice House: Face West” through Sept. 8 in the Marian Blakemore Kennedy Gallery. The exhibition is a series of paintings and drawings that view the mythical American West through a postmodern lens. Both a reflection and critique of Hollywood Westerns, the series explores the tension between heroic archetypes and gender. The series places contemporary women into heroic roles. By flipping the gender, and retaining the same visual signifiers, the series speaks to women’s access to power. Museum hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Call 683-2882, email info@MuseumSW.org or visit MuseumSW.org.

The Midland Gem and Mineral Society, 602 S. Main St., Midland, has scheduled “Open Shop Night” for members and the public from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays. Guests can watch members cut rocks and work on lapidary projects. Visit www.midlandgemandmineral.org.

The Midland Palette Club, 907 W. Wadley Ave., Midland, meets at 9:30 a.m. to noon in the second Tuesday of each month. Local and area artists are welcomed to bring supplies and paint. Visit www.paletteclubmidland.com.

Overeaters Anonymous Meetings for all eating disorders (bulimia, bingeing, obsessive/compulsive eating or anorexia) have been scheduled from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Topic Meeting on Sundays and 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., 12-Step Study on Mondays in portable building A at Christ Church Anglican, 5501 N. Midkiff Road, Midland. Admission is free and open to the public. Call 553-1031 or visit www.oa.org.

Pop-Ups meets at 6:30 a.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church Family Life Center, room 228, 800 W. Texas Ave., Midland. Visit www.toastmasters.org.

ALPINE

Sul Ross State University, 400 N. Harrison St., Alpine, has scheduled “Terra Ignota,” an exhibition of drawings by Rhonda Tuholski through July 26 at the Art Gallery in the Francois Fine Arts Building on campus. A closing reception for Tuholski has been scheduled at 5 p.m. July 26. Gallery hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and by appointment. Call 432-837-8218.

Nominations for the 2020 Class of Sul Ross State University Distinguished Alumni will be accepted through Aug. 1. The 2020 Distinguished Alumni inductees will be announced during the homecoming football game against Texas Lutheran University on Oct. 26. Induction ceremonies will take place during the Alumni Gala scheduled for late March at the Pete P. Gallego Center. Visit https://www.sulross.edu/page/1964/distinguished-alumnus-awards.

The Theatre of the Big Bend has scheduled performances of “Nunsense,” a musical comedy by Dan Goggin, at 8:15 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Aug. 4 at Sul Ross State University's Kokernot Outdoor Theatre, corner of North Harrison Street and Loop Road, Alpine. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for children and seniors. Sul Ross students, faculty and staff get in free with valid ID. Call 432-837-8218 or visit www.sulross.edu/tobb.

MARFA

Ballroom Marfa, 108 E. San Antonio St., Marfa, has scheduled “Candelilla, Coatlicue and the Breathing Machine,” an exhibition with newly commissioned and existing works by Beatriz Cortez, Candice Lin and Fernando Palma Rodríguez, through the end of September. The exhibition includes contributions that range from wax pours to robotic storytellers to provisional shelters and beyond. Admission is free. Call 432-729-3600, email info@ballroommarfa.org or visit www.ballroommarfa.org.

PECOS

The Pecos Tattoo Expo has been scheduled for today at the Reeves County Civic Center, 1520 S. Cedar St., Pecos. The expo is an all day event starting at 8 a.m. There will be a live DJ and food vendors. Admission is $20 a day or $40 all weekend. Ages 17 and under get in free. Call 432-445-2406. Visit https://visitpecos.com/events.

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