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1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Blind Bogey
1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Low Score Putting Contest,
and a Long Drive Contest
Four-Person Teams/Scramble - Shot Gun Start Check-In
When: Fri., May 17, 2013
Time: Begins at 2:30 pm Tee Off at 3:30 pm, Dinner at 6:30 pm
- $50 (Bishop Country Club Member) $75 (Non-Bishop Country Club Member)
- Includes: 9 Hole Tournament Fee, Cart & Dinner
- Dinner Only: $30/person
Golf Pre-Register: Bishop Country Club (760)873-5828.
Sponsorship Opportunities and Dinner Only Tickets: April,Bishop Chamber (760)873-8405
2013 Unveils "I Want To Be A Packer" youth program
THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2013
(9:30-10:30 am) – Free Kids Show for Children—All Eastern Sierra elementary students, parents and friends are invited to a show for youth in the main arena. Among the planned presentations are talks by The Road to the Horse participant Obbie Schlom (seen at right) and expert mule trainer Jerry Tindell .
(1 to 8 pm) – The “I Want to Be a Packer” booth will be open to hand out "I Want to Be A Packer" Passports and badges, plus accept sign-ups for the scheduled Saturday and Sunday youth packing events.
FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013
All Day – Visit the various booths and displays and learn while getting Passport stamped.
(10:30 am & 4:30 pm) – Mulemanship for Kids at the Mule Days Round Pen. Expert mule trainer Jerry Tindell will discuss (and later demonstrate) how a mule thinks and behaves.
SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2013
After parade and between afternoon and evening shows, visit booths and displays while getting Passport stamped.
(4:30 pm) – Mulemanship for Kids at the Mule Days Round Pen. Expert mule trainer Jerry Tindell (seen above) will discuss and demonstrate how a mule thinks and behaves. 4:30 pm – Kids Free Fishing (ages 10-15) at The Rick Dean Trout Fishing Ponds on the Tri-County Fairgrounds, located adjacent to Food Alley.
(7:30-9pm) – Stick mule races, Main Arena – All youth between ages 6-15 are eligible to participate in races. Sign-up at “I Want to Be a Packer” booth Friday and Saturday. Please note show admission is required, Tickets are $13 per person. Children under 10 free with paid adult admission.
SUNDAY, MAY 26, 2013
(11 am) – Free Packing School for Kids (ages 10-15), West Track. Participants must have completed Jerry Tindell’s safety demonstration and completed Passport requirements. Please note parents must sign participation permission form at “I Want to Be a Packer” booth Friday or Saturday.
(11 am) – Kids Free Fishing (ages 6-9) at The Rick Dean Trout Fishing Ponds on the Tri-County Fairgrounds, located adjacent to Food Alley. 1-4 pm Kids Packing Contest, Main Arena –Those that pass the Packing School training will be able to participate in the Sunday afternoon show. (Admission is free for participants)
Click here for more on the official Mule Days website.
Are weeds ruining your gardening experience? Would you like to rid your garden spaces of weeds and some pests and diseases?? Then you might want to stop by the UCCE Inyo and Mono Counties Master Gardeners Solarization Workshop. The workshop will be taught by Master Gardener Sue Weis. There will also be information on local garden pests available. The Event is open to the public and is free!!
When: Sat., Mat 18, (11:00am to 12 Noon)
Where: Bishop Community Garden - Bishop City Park and s. of the Senior Center
Happy Mother's Day
This performance by Bill Cosby is possibly one of the greatest comedic skits ever. Not only is his delivery pitch perfect, but the premise is hilariously believable. If nothing else, this skit reassures all the mothers out there that they don’t have to worry about job security.
Click here to check out the "Flying Not Screaming" blog.
When: FRIDAY, May 17 (7pm)
Where: Crossroads Church, 315 E. South Street, Bishop, CA
Ticket Locations: Radio Shack, The Window Fair
Questions: (760) 937-4490
Click here to "Join" the facebook event - Benefit Concert Giacomo Timbrello
Country artist Jerrod Niemann, check out that voice!
When: Thurs., May 23 (8 p.m.)
Where: Mike Boothe Memorial Arena, Tri-County Fairgrounds.
Tickets: Mule Days office 1141 N. Main St., Bishop.
Cost: $42 for Reserved Seating and $37 for General Admission
Question: (760) 872-4263
Click here for the official Mule Days website.
ART EXHIBIT - NOW SHOWING
Gayla Wolfe is the Featured Artist at Thai Thai Restaurant. Drop in to see The Honey Bee's photography exhibit.
Thai Thai Hours:
- Tuesday - Sunday
- Closed Mondays
Artist Reception - The artists will host a reception with light refreshments
When: Wednesday, May 15th (5:30 pm to 7:00 pm)
Where: Thai Thai Restaurant, Bishop Airport