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January 15, 2020 - Events Calendar

The Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce hosts Winter Texan Coffee Bar inside the Visitor Center Lobby from November to March. Free coffee and pastries, Monday – Friday. Winter Texans can come in and enjoy one of several educational movies we have on the RGV Sugar Growers, Historic Ranches of the RGV and nature videos.

January 15-16 – Market by the Bay will be held in Port Isabel at the Port Isabel Event and Cultural Center, 309 E. Railroad Ave., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be Arts, crafts, antique and jewelry. Admission is a donation with proceeds going to local non-profit organizations.

January 16 – The Rio Grande Woodcarvers will be from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Nomad Shrine Club, 1044 W. Nolana Loop, in Pharr. Event is held every Thursday through March 26. Free admission, everyone welcome. Call (956) 761-1986 for more information.

January 18 – The International Museum of Arts and Science (IMAS) will hold a Winter Workshop from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Roni Cortez will lead a landscape painting workshop for participants at all levels. Everyone will have the opportunity to paint with acrylics. The workshop is $10 and limited to 15 participants. All workshops include general admission on the day of the workshop. Supplies are provided. The museum is located at the intersection of Bicentennial Way and Nolana Ave. at 1900 W. Nolana in McAllen. Call (956) 681-2800 for more information.

January 18 – SandCamp Saturdays are held every Saturday, from 5 to 6 p.m. at City Beach Access #16 on South Padre Island, weather permitting. SandCamp is an educational project of Sand Castle Island Inc. Participants learn the fundamentals of sand castle construction using kid’s toys and ordinary objects that anyone might have on a trip to the beach, as well as the concept of Unlittering, awareness of sea life, and the life of the coast and shoreline. SandCamp is free for everyone.

January 19 – RGV Concert Band will hold a concert at First Presbyterian Church in Mission at 3 p.m.

January 19-20 – Market by the Bay will be held in Port Isabel at the Port Isabel Event and Cultural Center, 309 E. Railroad Ave., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be Arts, crafts, antique and jewelry. Admission is a donation with proceeds going to local non-profit organizations.

January 20-22 – El Paseo Arts Foundation presents An Audition for a Murder by Lee Mueller at Isla Grand Beach Resort. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., curtain at 7:30 p.m. This is the annual mystery play – the play invites the audience to play detective and win a prize.

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