Get your fall container garden started!
25 gallon black plastic barrels are perfect.
Available now at the Cottonwood or Garden or $10
The gardeners need clean 5 gallon buckets with lids for composting.
Leave at the garden or call for pickup 371-2172
Free items, looking for items, trade items, sell items, looking for work, looking to hire, looking for housing, available places to rent or buy ALL in South Brewster County including Terlingua Ranch, Study Butte, Terlingua "Ghost Town", Lajitas and BBNP. Find us on Facebook and Yahoo. Anything North of the O2 Flats also check out "Brewster County Exchange" on Facebook and "Brewster County Freecycle" and "Brewster County Swap" on Yahoo.
Looking to connect? Check out "Our Terlingua", "Terlingua" and "West Texas - Big Bend - Community" on Facebook. Need an errand in Alpine? Check out "Alpine Run" Want to carpool or need a ride? Check out "Big Bend Rideshare". Have something to give away, trade or sell? Need or know of work or housing? Check out "Terlingua Exchange" on Facebook and Yahoo.
There is also a free box at Delia's Terlingua Store. Please consider donating at that location to help others in our community. The phone number there is 371-2487.
2013 HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26,2013
BIG BEND MOTOR INN CONFERENCE ROOM
10:00 am TO *3:00 pm
The Big Bend Chamber of Commerce will again hold a Halloween Carnival for the children of the Big Bend. There will be games and prizes for best costumes throughout the day.
*The event will end at 3:00 PM or whenever we run out of prizes!
BIG BEND -- The National Park Service is proposing a new trail exhibit in Big Bend National Park. The exhibit would be near the current fossil bone exhibit off of Park Route 11. (HWY 385 - Persimmon Gap). The proposal includes building three to four new structures to display fossils, a hiking trail, a rock garden and children's exploration area. They're now inviting the public to give their opinion on the proposal.
To comment through the mail, send your thoughts to:
Superintendent Cindy Ott-Jones
ATTN: Construct Fossil Exhibit - EA Comments
Big Bend National Park, P.O. Box 129
Big Bend National Park, TX 79834
Alpine Public Library opens Re-Reads Store
Starting Wednesday, the 22nd of October, all holiday items are buy one - get one (of equal or lesser value) free. This can be any holiday— Halloween, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, New Year's, All Saints Day, All Souls Day, Veterans Day, Muharram, etc. It includes things about the holiday(s), significance of the day, things to produce—items for the do-it-yourself, shop-type hobbies, craft-type hobbies, cookery and entertaining, or decorating ideas as well as themed fiction and nonfiction. Re-Reads is located inside the Alpine Public Library at 805 West Avenue E. The store is open Monday–Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, call Linda Bryant at the library: 837-2621.