Sunday, October 18, 2015: a JBS 5K Walk / Run on the UTPB campus walking path. Start time is 2:00 PM at the JBS building. A “Who was JBS” flyer will be available and a JBS exhibit available for all participants to see. This event is FREE and open to the public, simply provide your email address to register.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015: The JBS Leaders Luncheon at the Odessa Country Club (11:30 AM to 12:30 PM), hosted by the City of Odessa. Keynote speaker: Ray Perryman. City and Chamber will be selling tables. Odessa Mayor David Turner to read a proclamation. President Teddy Roosevelt will be a special guest. Call 432-335-3276 for table and individual ticket prices.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015: JBS Leadership Roundup (7:00 PM to 8:30 PM) at the UTPB Library and Lecture Center (Rm LL001). The discussion topic will be “Public Service: Living in Glass Houses with the Curtains Open.” Representative Brooks Landgraf and others will talk about ethics in public service and how to make public service careers desirable for Texas youth.
Thursday, October 22, 2015: JBS Distinguished Lecture at the Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center featuring Laura Bush. “The Power of Early Literacy: Foundations of Learning.” Lecture starts at 7:00 PM.