Brownsville’s festive ambience sets the mood for an exciting and fun vacation for the whole family. From our Charro Days festivities in February, to our Latin Jazz Festival in October, it’s no wonder Brownsville is Always a Fiesta!
The City of Brownsville Public Health & Wellness Department invites the community to participate in the first Train the Trainer: Mosquito Service Request Workshop, to be held from 1 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 21, 2017, at the Ringgold Civic Pavilion, 501 E. Ringgold Street in Brownsville.
This exclusive workshop is an opportunity to join efforts with the City of Brownsville Public Health Department, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Brownsville Public Utilities Board to combat mosquito-borne diseases such as the Zika virus.
The Train the Trainer: Mosquito Service Request Workshop will feature sessions on:
· Unveiling and demonstration of the Mosquito Service Request Website;
· City of Brownsville Health & Wellness Department Vector Control Informational Session; and
· Zika Virus Prevention.
To participate in the Train the Trainer: Mosquito Service Request Workshop, please RSVP with the City of Brownsville Public Health & Wellness Department to (956) 542-3437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City of Brownsville Public Health Department in partnership with the Cameron County Department of Health & Human Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention invite the community to attend Zika Action Day, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the Southern Pacific Linear Park & Historic Battlefield Trail, E. 6th Street and E. Ringgold Street, Brownsville, Texas.
Zika Action Day will include demonstrations on how to take steps to prevent Zika, such as wearing EPA-registered insect repellent and long-sleeved shirts and pants, installing or repairing window screens, removing or treating standing water, and using condoms to reduce sexual transmission.
DATE TBA. Will take place in October 2017.
Welcome to Brownsville, Texas – a two-time All-America City winner and home to picturesque resacas and a rich history of two countries separated by the Rio Grande but joined by hundreds of years of tradition, family and culture. The Historic Brownsville International Half-Marathon & Relay will run through many of our city’s treasured landmarks and the heart of the Historic District.
Join the Tip of Texas Family Outreach Center for its annual 5K Zombie Run & Monster Mile! Enjoy some refreshments, goodies and treats! Costume optional! Run or walk through downtown Brownsville among zombies. Kids looking for a little scare? Walk through our HAUNTED OFFICES for an opportunity to be spooked! All proceeds from this event will benefit our child abuse prevention programs.
The Rotary Club of Historic Brownsville will host its annual Ride for Rotary Benefit Ride on October 15, 2017. The ride draws participation from cyclists of all levels and ages. Last year, we had participants from Brownsville, Weslaco, Harlingen, San Benito, South Padre Island, McAllen, Corpus Christi, San Antonio, Matamoros, and Reynosa Mexico.
The ride will leave Brownsville Event Center starting at 8:00 am and end up at Louies Backyard, South Padre Island TX.
All proceeds raised by the event will be used to support Rotary’s local projects, which include providing free eye exams and eyeglasses to children, hosting Rotary’s Annual Heart Gallery (an adoption awareness event”, funding scholarships for local students, providing Christmas gifts for nursing home residents, and funding for other Rotary humanitarian projects.
Pre registration on October 14, 2017, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Bicycle World or Jt Cycling.
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