For the month of April, the Club will be walking in Stanton on the 14th. Plans are to meet at Jumburrito’s behind the Midland Park Mall at 7:30 a.m., and carpool to Stanton. (This walk event is AVA Event ID# 109855 – 2018/#Y1779 – 10km)
Special arrangements have been made for us to actually visit the Historic 1884 Carmelite Monastery, which will be opened on that day, for our viewing.
Don’t forget, this will be Stanton’s Old Sorehead Trade Days weekend, so we hope you can join us in the fun!
Come one, come all and join us in the ‘Great American Cleanup/Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-off event. We will be doing our part by cleaning up our adopted Midland Windlands Park on Saturday, April 7th, at 8:00 a.m.
Keep Midland Beautiful will be hosting hot dogs and drinks after the clean-up at Washington Park.
Mark your calendar as the more, the merrier!
Help us keep our Windlands Park clean for all the walkers and runners!
– Midland Walkabout Monthly Meeting –
will be held on:
When: Monday, April 2nd
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Where: Murray’s Restaurant & Deli
3211 Wadley —- (in the meeting room)
COME & JOIN US!
Minutes from 3/5/18 Meeting
Feeling the St. Paddy’s Day celebration, some of the Midland Walkabouters got together and walked the 5km/10km AVA walk at UTPB in Odessa. A very special welcome to our newest member, Candace Warncke!
To get in an extra walk & more fun this month, a group wants to get together to walk around UTPB on Saturday, March 17th. This is AVA Event ID# 109856-2018#Y1829 – 10km/5km.
Let’s meet behind the Midland Mall’s, Jumburrito, at 8:30 a.m. for carpool/caravan or, you can meet the group at the parking area off of University Blvd. between the Presidential Museum and the Fire Station, 4919 E. University Blvd – Odessa around 9:00 a.m.
Bring your $3.00 (or new member coupon), record booklets, and don’t forget to wear something GREEN to keep in the spirit of the day! No Pinching Allowed!
WE HOPE THAT YOU CAN JOIN US!
On Saturday, March 10th, the following members of the Midland Walkabout Club met at the Big Spring State Park to participate in the Club’s March Volksswalk. Members present were Alex Rose, Carolyn & Gary Petersen, Read Johnston, Kenneth Rust, Sammy Hunnicutt, Rhonda Patterson, and her dog, Sadie!
It was a nice warm day for the walk. Ranger, Ron Alton, took our photograph to submit to the Texas Parks & Wildlife office in Austin, to showcase visitors to the Park.
After the walk, we retired to the historic Settles Hotel for lunch.
Join us on Saturday, March 10th, as we walk around the “mountain” at Big Spring State Park .
This is an AVA Sanctioned walk and is listed as: (Event ID#: 109857 – 2018/#Y0471 – 10km/5km)
We’ll meet at 7:30 a.m., behind the Midland Mall , at Jumburrito for the carpool/caravan. If you prefer, you can meet the group around 8:30 a.m., near the park headquarters.
This is a 5K or 10K trek along a paved road, except for the nature trail portion, which is rocky. Afterwards, we’ll find a place to eat brunch and visit!
Bring your $3.00 or new member coupon, and you might want to bring a water bottle.
Don’t forget, The Settles Hotel in Big Spring is always a fun place to check out.
We hope that you can come and join us!
MARCH WALKABOUT MEETING
will be held on
MONDAY, MARCH 5th,
at Murray’s Deli at 6:00 p.m.
We hope that you can come and enjoy a good meal, participate in what upcoming events are planned, and have some fun! The next walk is being planned for Saturday, so come & join us!!!!
Minutes from 2/5/18 Meeting
Since our planned 2/10 walk ran into cold weather last weekend, a decision was made to try and walk on Saturday, 2/17/18, weather permitting! Everyone that wants to carpool/caravan, meet at 9:00 a.m., at Jumburrito, behind the Midland Mall.
For anyone else wanting to walk with us, we’ll plan on meeting at UTPB parking lot in Odessa, at 9:30 a.m. (AVA Event ID# 109856 – 2018/#Y1829 10km/5km.) (located around 4919 E. University Blvd., by the Presidential Museum. Don’t forget to bring your AVA book for stamping, and $3.00.
NOTE: There is a Plan B in case the weather is bad. If the group decides that the weather is nasty, then a walk inside the Midland Mall might suffice!
This month’s meeting is scheduled for:
When: Monday, February 5th, 2018
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Where: Murray’s Restaurant & Deli — 3211 Wadley
We hope to see you there!
Minutes from 1-8-18 Meeting