January 16, 2018 ~ Volume 29 ~ #3
Our lives begin to end the day we remain silent about things that matter. MLK
This Week at The Starlight!
BRUNCH IS BACK! That's right, beginning Sunday, January 21, we will be open for Brunch from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Then we open our doors again at 5 for dinner and drinks! This week's musical line up is:
Tuesday, 1/16: Ralph White from 5-7 and Uh Clem's Great Question from 7-9
Wednesday, 1/17: D.B. Rouse
Thursday, 1/18: Utter Haislip
Friday, 1/19: Sarah Burton
Saturday, 1/20: Laird Considine
Sunday, 1/21: Brunch from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. with Terlingua Tanz.
Our doors open every day of the week at 5 p.m. Dinner 5 - 10 p.m. and full bar until midnight (1 a.m. on Saturday). And now, open on Sundays for Brunch as well. Need reservations for parties of 10 or more? email firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see you soon!
La Kiva is now hiring.
La Kiva needs a dishwasher three evenings a week.
Two kitchen cleaners to work one day a week.
One prep cook five days a week.
Apply in person at La Kiva.
Fish and Chips Thursday and Friday
Thursday Chet OKeefe and his amazing guitar.
Espresso ... y poco mas!
Hours: 7:30 a.m until 2 p.m. daily.
Hope you'll let us be a part of your new year. We offer the best coffee in the area, which is Big Bend Roasters from Marfa. Whether you like French press, lattes, espressos or flavored coffees, we make them all. Everything at the coffee shop is made fresh. Give our meatloaf sandwich or Rueben a try and our breakfasts
are the best you'll find.
The Chisos and Ghost town views from the coffee shop are great and we throw in free wifi and some comfortable seating so come stay awhile!
This week at the High Sierra
Wednesday Karaoke 800 pm
Friday Jeff Haislip and Mark Utter 730 Pm
Saturday 4-7pm DB Rouse 730+ Dr Fun
Come join us
Coming up January 25-28 West Texas Regional Chili Championship, If you would like to judge chili stop by and ask for details
Hiring Servers and Bussers,
Please see John at High Sierra/El Dorado
Flea Market Saturday Jan. 20th 10am - 2pm
At the Jackass Flats Pavilion NO table fee!
Come visit, trade, buy and sell!
Terlingua Ranch Bad Rabbit Cafe
Every Friday and Saturday evening
The Terlingua Fill-Harmonic Symphony
Cooter, Charlie, and Judy play your favorite old country songs
Canyon Brew @ FFOC – Introducing Candy Lattes! Your Choice: Milky Way, Snickers or Almond Joy. Don’t forget we have the Best Homemade Muffins & Organic Coffee in Big Bend! We also offer Toasted Bagels, Espresso, Cappuccino, Macchiato, Chai & Cold Brew. Don’t forget – bring your own Mug and save a Buck!! Open at 7am.
Terlingua Recycling Center is located behind the Terlingua EMS station. Bins are clearly marked. We're always looking for a few more volunteers, too. Send us a Facebook message or call 830.739.6986.
Carpenter needed by local resident to replace existing flooring in mobile home located 20 miles north of Study Butte. Approximately 900 square feet, remove existing laminate and carpet, replace sub-floor if needed and install engineered hardwood. Contact Charles at 432-371-3079(landline, not texts). Will pay for completed project, not by the hour.
Call for STUDENT Artists
Students of south Brewster County K-12, including home schoolers! Get ready for the 4th Annual Eyeball Art Show and Contest - coming up soon. Don’t delay; the deadline is less than a month away! Here are the guidelines:
● Each student may contribute one piece of art in any medium: drawing, painting, video, sculpture, music poetry… create your own media! Recycled art welcome.
● Submission deadline is Friday, January 26, 2018 at the Big Bend Library.
● Winners will be announced at the reception to be held Thursday, February 1, at Big Bend Library from 4 - 5:30 pm. The reception is open to the public and refreshments will be served.
● Prizes include student art supplies and Art Camp with artist Crystal Allbright.
The Terlingua Visual Arts committee of your Big Bend Citizens Alliance is promoting the event. We encourage the community to support this effort which is funded by the Mark Kneeskern student art fund. Your school coordinator is Bernadette Devine. If you have questions, please contact her at email@example.com.
Draftex LLC - Residential design work for south Brewster County. Contact Jeff Gavin: 830.739.6986 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
9-8 Mon-Sat 12-6 Sun
Our Resale inventory is ready to keep you warm!
Boots, coats, sweaters and lots more!
Beer, Wine, Snacks, Sodas, And don’t forget your Firewood!
DESERT EXPRESSION BEAUTY SALON
Inside the Terlingua Store
Call or come by for an appointment.
Singaround... an unplugged sharing of music and song begins Sunday, January 21 in the cozy cave room at La Kiva. Bring your voice and/or an acoustic instrument from 5-7 pm. June and Mary plan to host this event every 1st and 3rd Sunday.
St. James is hosting a half-day silent retreat in Murray Hall in Alpine on Saturday, January 20. All are invited. Having an established Centering Prayer practice is not required. Instruction will be provided. Check-in and a continental breakfast begin at 8:30 AM. Silence begins at 9 and ends at 12 noon. There is no charge for the retreat, but donations are always appreciated. If you have any questions, please contact Pam Cook at 386-5988.
Slim Fest thRee! Hey friends of the Moon and all things Big Bend. Let us clue you in on an amazing deal happening February 8-11th at The Starlight Theatre. $40/ night or $75/ weekend (advance sales) is all it will take to stand exclusively in the funky confines of the Starlight Theater with 175 of your favorite Slim Richey-loving friends to see the infamous Carolyn Wonderland; Guy Forsyth’s Hot Nut Riveters, The Alan Munde Band, Dana Louise & The Glorious Birds; the chain’s-on-fire, boot scooting sounds of Doug Moreland and his Flying Armadillos and last, for the reason there might not be a Starlight after their gig as they could easily burn the place down, The Jitterbug Vipers and Slim’s All Star Jam. What!!!???!!!!
On top of that, and all are welcome - no cover - the festival will open Thursday night (Feb. 8th) with Amy Sue Berlin and Jacob Alan Jaeger. Also, no cover, on Sunday the 11th, The Alan Munde Band will be hosting the GawdSpell Brunch at The Starlight and Sunday evening is an open-to-all Open Mic.
Go to www.faroutbooking.com for the ticket link for Slim Fest thRee. Ticket sales will cap at 175 but all sponsorships are sold out.
Terlingua was Slim and Francie’s anytime-they-could-get-here playground. No better way to celebrate what would have been this amazing legend’s 80th birthday. Questions? Buy tix, check out accommodations and things to do during the day on the website or call 830.739.6986.
Hope to see you in February - viva Slim!
The Terlingua Bottoms Group of AA meets every Thursday at 7:30 at the Big Bend Church in Study Butte. The meetings are open to anyone who has or thinks they may have a drinking problem.
Big Bend National Park, TX – On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at approximately 12:15 p.m.,
Big Bend National Park authorities received a report through a commercial river operator of a body on
shore, downstream of the Gravel Pit river access, along the Rio Grande within Big Bend National Park.
Park Rangers responded and located the body of an unidentified male. The investigation is ongoing.
No additional information is available at this time.
Lovely, boisterous, teddy bear Bruno! This three-year-old chocolate pit bull is a kid at heart - for life! He loves toys and all people too. He’s wonderfully wiggly and very well-behaved. Bruno weighs 60 pounds, is house trained, takes treats nicely and walks well on a leash. For more information about any pet in the Alpine Shelter, email email@example.com
Please remember to get your information to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on Mondays. Thanks!
And, as always, you can read it online here: http://theterlinguamoon.blogspot.com/