What’s Going On June 6

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

The Ector County Library, 321 W. Fifth St., has scheduled Tween Activities at 3 p.m. today in the basement. Call 332-0633 or visit ector.lib.tx.us.

Rolling 7’s Ranch Event Center, 11700 W. County Road 122, has scheduled Bart Crow and Wynn Williams to perform today. Doors open at 7 p.m. Call 741-2317 or visit http://r7rec.com/calendar.

The Humane Society of Odessa has scheduled a rummage sale fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Vette’s Western Burger, 7717 Andrews Highway. Proceeds from the event will help pay for vet bills and services provided at the shelter. Visit odessahumanesociety.org.

The Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., has scheduled an opening reception for the exhibit “Biomorphics: Diana Kersey” and the Teen Artist Residency Program artwork display from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. Kersey will speak at the event and light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be available. Call 550-9696 or visit www.noelartmuseum.org.

Ector County Dance Club has scheduled a dance night with a live band featuring Mike Leonard from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday at the Northside Senior Center, 1225 N. Adams Ave. Admission is $5. Visitors are welcome. The dance is an alcohol and smoke free event. Call 337-5281.

A Parks Legado Farmers Market has been scheduled from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Parks Legado Town Center Plaza, 7260 E. Highway 191. There will be vendors, live music, food trucks and fun activities for families of all ages. Admission is free and open to the public. Visit parkslegado.com.

Permian Basin Gun Show has been scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Ector County Coliseum, Building G. There will be books, knives, ammunition, reloading supplies, coins and more. Cost is $6 for adults and $1 for children 5-12 and free for children under 5. Visit tinyurl.com/y255lvkl.

Ector County Democrats have scheduled a monthly County Executive Committee meeting from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Ector County Democratic Headquarters, 319 N. Grant Ave. Visit tinyurl.com/y3evf8bn.

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.

First 5 Permian Basin has scheduled Day in the Park with Dad from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at the McKinney Park Sprayground, 625 W. Pool Road. There will be booths, jumpers, treasure hunts and other activities for the whole family. Admission is free. Visit tinyurl.com/y3zzomz2.

The Black Cultural Council of Odessa (BCCO) has scheduled the 2019 Juneteenth Celebration June 14-16 and June 19 at Woodson Park, 1020 E. Murphy St. The annual “Celebration of Freedom” honors the day when Texas slaves finally learned of their emancipation. T-shirts will be sold from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday in Woodson Park, 1020 E. Murphy St. Visit www.odessabcc.org/juneteenth.

The HA McFarland Masonic Lodge No 133 has scheduled the second annual Fundraiser Shrimp Boil from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Odessa Shrine Club, 301 N. Tom Green Ave. There will be a live band and dancing. Tickets are $20 per person, which includes food for one and one prize drawing entry for $500, $300,$200, and $100 Academy Sports gift cards. Visit tinyurl.com/y4rr3lrs or www.odessamasoniclodges.org.

The Club, 1023 S. Grant Ave., has scheduled the West Texas Summer Jam featuring Baeza, Young Rose, Cashmere the Prince and Kid Dynamite on Saturday. Doors open at 9 p.m. Call 803-6247 or visit tinyurl.com/y5y2aeoh.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

Kelly D. Kennedy Fine Art, 100 N. Main St., Suite 102, Midland, has scheduled a First Thursday Art & Wine Soirée from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today. There will be works from more than 30 artists, complimentary wine and light bites. The featured artist will be Hallie Eubanks Hamilton and she will be there in person with her Energy Series II oil paintings. The event is free and open to the public. Free parking is available at the parking garage off Texas Avenue, behind Wall Street Lofts.

La Hacienda Event Center, 12600 Texas 191 Frontage, Midland, has scheduled Banda El Recodo with Banda Los Recoditos and Los Vendavales De Adan Melendez to perform Friday. Doors open at 7 p.m. Call 563-3737 or 800-668-8080 or visit www.haciendamidland.com.

Club Arriba, 1006 S. Midkiff Road, Midland, has scheduled Erick Y Massore to perform Friday. Doors open at 8 p.m. Call 520-0057 or visit www.clubarribamidland.com.

The Midland County Horseshoe Arena & Pavilion, 2514 Arena Trail, Midland, has scheduled the Josh Abbott Band to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday. Ticket prices are from $30 to $100. Visit tinyurl.com/y3za6ry8.

The Museum of the Southwest, 1705 W. Missouri Ave., Midland, has scheduled two architectural exhibitions through Sunday. “Frank Lloyd Wright: Architecture of the Interior” and “Truth in Architecture: Drawings by Paul Stevenson Oles FAIA.” Midland native “Steve” Oles an architectural illustrators and prior to his retirement, he taught architectural drawing at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, the Rhode Island School of Design, Yale University and MIT. Admission is $5 for ages 12 and up and $3 for ages 3-11 and seniors. Museum members and children age 3 and under get in free. Admission is free for everyone on Sundays. Call 683-2882 or visit MuseumSW.org.

Kelly D. Kennedy Fine Art, 100 N. Main St., Suite 102, Midland, has scheduled a First Thursday Art & Wine Soirée from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. the first Thursday of each month. There will be works from more than 30 artists, complimentary wine and lite bites. The event is free and open to the public. Free parking is available at the parking garage off Texas Avenue, behind Wall Street Lofts.

The Beer Garden, 7112 W. Highway 80, Midland, has scheduled The Eighty Eights Show and Dueling Pianos, a live performance with interactive singing and dancing, at 9 p.m. on the first Friday of each month. For more information or reservations, call 558-0772 or 806-441-0681 or visit www.midlandbeergarden.com.

The Midland Humane Coalition will be administering microchips at Yappy Hour from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at The Beer Garden, 7112 W. Highway 80, Midland. The cost is $20 per chip. Profits go towards helping homeless pets find their forever homes. The chip website to register pets is www.idtag.com. For more information, visit tinyurl.com/y8k8w98z.

Permian Basin Poetry Society meets for a writer’s round table at 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month at the Midland County Centennial Library, 2503 West Loop 250 North, Midland. Writers of all genres are welcome. Admission is free. Email permianbasinpoetrysociety@gmail.com or visit Poetrysocietyoftexas.org.

Permian Toastmasters Club meets at noon Thursdays at Midland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, 208 S. Marienfeld St. Midland.

Tall City meets at 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. every two weeks alternating on Mondays and Thursdays at Chevron Corp Building, 6301 Deauville Blvd., Midland. Visit www.toastmasters.org.

West Texas Talkers meets at 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Thursdays at Pioneer Midland Claydesta, conference room, 3617 N. Big Spring St., Midland. Visit www.toastmasters.org.

 

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.