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Posted: Friday, July 19, 2019 4:30 am

ODESSA

The Odessa Marriott Hotel & Conference Center has scheduled a job fair from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today in the ballroom of The Copper Rose Building, 415 N. Grant Ave. A broad range of positions are open, including supervisory positions. New and exciting hospitality jobs not previously available in the Permian Basin are now available. To view a list of all open positions, visit AimHosp.com/Careers and search zip code 79765.

The Northside Senior Center, 1225 N. Adams Ave., has scheduled a Friday Night Dance featuring Tommy & The Boys from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. today. Admission is $5.

Zucchi’s Sports Bar & Grill, 1541 JBS Parkway, has scheduled The Texicanos to perform at 9 p.m. today. Call 550-7443.

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

IDS Modeling Agency has scheduled a Summer Fashion Show and Model Showcase from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at the MCM Eleganté Hotel, 5200 E. University Blvd. Visit tinyurl.com/y5o8d36u.

A Summer Boutique Bash has been scheduled from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday in barn G at the Ector County Coliseum, 4201 Andrews Highway. There will be hand crafted items, home décor, gourmet food, boutique items and more. The first 100 shoppers will get free swag bags. Admission is $5. Kids age 12 and under get in free. Visit tinyurl.com/y3pwthvg.

Scratch Kitchen, 4875 E. 42nd St., has scheduled Tommy Tarango to perform live at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Gabby-Doo Saloon, 6009 N. Golder Ave., has scheduled Murder Monroe to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday. Call 614-4694 or visit www.facebook.com/gabbydoosaloon.

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 Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., offers a free musical performance by song writer/guitarist Charles Silvermand, known for his new acoustic, contemporary folk style, at 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays, through Aug. 15. Call 550-9696 or visit www.noelartmuseum.org.

Love To Dance Studio, 2817 JBS Parkway, Suite E-1, has scheduled Ballroom/Latin, Salsa, Bachata, Country Two Step, Belly Dance group and Zumba classes. Private lessons are also available. Call 349-1472 or visit www.lovetodancestudio.com.

Saturday Morning Club for families with children age 5 years old and younger has been scheduled from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays at the Boys & Girls Club of Odessa, 800 E. 13th St. Family activities include crafts, games and food. Siblings of all ages are welcome. Events may be held at other locations some Saturdays. Get weekly updates by texting BGC Odessa to number 313131, and receive a weekly update of time, location and activities. Call 337-8389 or email judith@basinkids.org.

The Permian Basin Genealogical Society meets at 10 a.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month, except for November and December, at Lincoln Tower Ballroom, 311 W. Fourth St. Call Barbara Wilson at 332-8221 or visit www.permiangen.org or www.facebook.com/permianbasingenealogicalsociety.

The Permian Basin Community Service Organization meets at 11:45 a.m. on the second Thursday of each month at Mi Piaci Italian Restaurant, 2607 N. Grandview Ave. Call 210-7234.

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 Odessa Optimist Club meets for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Odessa College’s Saulsbury Student Center, downstairs private dining room. Visitors are welcome. Call 362-1964.

The Odessa Rotary Club meets at noon each Wednesday at the Odessa College Joe Zant Community Room. Call 335-6684.

The Odessa East Rotary Club meets at noon each Thursday at Ellen Noel Art Museum at 4909 E. University Blvd. Call 559-0976.

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.

Odessa Toastmasters Club No. 7072 meets from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays at BB&T, 618 N. Texas Ave., in the conference room on the second floor. Call 638-1299 or visit tinyurl.com/ycnsd72m or tinyurl.com/yd9fuyfo.

The Odessa Westside Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. every Wednesday at Westwood Baptist Church, 2600 E. Eighth St.

The Grandview Lions Club meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Monday of each month at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 401 N. West County Road.

The Odessa Barrios Lions Club meets at 9 a.m. on the first and third Saturday of each month at Mi Casa Restaurant, 1301 N. West County Road.

The Odessa Downtown Lions Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays at the club building, 1101 N. Whitaker Ave.

The Odessa Ante Meridian Lions Club meets at 8 a.m. Saturdays at Mi Casa Restaurant, 1301 N. West County Road.

MIDLAND

The Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center, 1310 N. FM 1788, Midland, has scheduled Doug Stone and John Conlee to perform at 7:30 p.m. today. Box hours are from noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For tickets or information, call 800-514-3849 or visit www.wagnernoel.com.

Bike MS: Cactus and Crude Ride 2019, presented by Apache, has been scheduled Saturday and Sunday. 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.

Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center, 1310 N. FM 1788, Midland, has scheduled 2019 Cinema Under the Stars - Space movies Saturday under the Wagner Noël PAC starfield inside the theatre. "Star War: The Clone Wars" is set for noon, "Guardians of the Galaxy" at 2:30 p.m. and "Space Balls" at 6 p.m. All Cinema Under the Stars are presented by MIX979, B93, and Lone Star 92 events are family-friendly. Admission is free. Box office hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Call 552-4452 or email at info@wagnernoel.com. Tickets available at 800-514-3849 or at www.wagnernoel.com.

Family Promise of Midland has scheduled Keeping the Promise 2019 from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday in Hall S at the Midland County Horseshoe, 2514 Arena Trail, Midland. There will be a buffet meal and Rockland Road, formerly The Martin Family Circus, will be performing live in concert. Individual general admission tickets are $75. For more information or tickets, visit tinyurl.com/y5vj666g.

The Beer Garden, 7112 W. Highway 80, Midland, has scheduled Angel & The Badmen to perform live at 9 p.m. Saturday. Call 558-0772 or visit www.midlandbeergarden.com.

Museum of the Southwest, 1705 W. Missouri Ave., Midland, has scheduled a Summer Sunday Lawn Concert featuring Bad Juju from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday on the front lawn of the Turner Mansion. The concert is family and pet-friendly. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and coolers. Food trucks will be onsite. Admission is free. Call 683-2882 or visit MuseumSW.org.

The Yucca Theatre, 208 N. Colorado Ave., Midland, has scheduled the 2019 Summer Mummers melodrama, “Prehistoric Popcorn Party in the Permian Basin or Yabba Dabba Don’t” at 8 p.m. every Friday and Saturday, through Aug. 31. Not recommended for anyone under age 16. Box office is located at the Midland Community Theatre, 2000 W. Wadley Ave., Midland. Hours are from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Call 570-4111 or visit www.mctmidland.org.

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.

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.

FORT STOCKTON

The Fort Stockton Visitor’s Center, 1000 E. Railroad Ave., Fort Stockton, has scheduled the second annual Reunion Festival featuring the Como la Flor Band with A Tribute to Selena from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday. Texas Rain will also perform. Admission is free. Event is BYOB. Call 432-336-264. Visit tinyurl.com/y6fdkz6b or www.selenatribute.net/tour.html.

MARFA

Ballroom Marfa has scheduled a pop-up shopping event with iconic Mexican fashion designer Carla Fernández from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at The Capri, 603 W. San Antonio St., Marfa. Call 432-729-3600 or visit www.ballroommarfa.org.

Ballroom Marfa has scheduled a screening of “The River and the Wall,” a documentary by Ben Masters at 7:30 p.m. today at the Crowley Theater, 101 S. Austin St., Marfa. Doors open at 7 p.m. The documentary will be followed by Q&A with executive producer Nancy Sanders, producer Hillary Pierce and associate producer Katy Baldack. Admission is free. Call 432-729-3600 or visit www.ballroommarfa.org.

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.

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