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Our next meeting is 2 p.m. on July 21, 2007 at the Museum in Marathon, Texas ~ Public is invited

Saturday, July 21, 2007, 2:00 P.M.
Club House
Marathon, Texas 79842


  1. Call Meeting to Order
    a. Welcome and Introduction of Visitors to the meeting
    b. Receive Citizens Comments on items of interest to the Museum Society (5 minute limitation)

  2. Reading and Approval of Minutes

  3. Treasurers Report

  4. Order of the Day
    a. Review work schedule for Visitation and pending events in Marathon area.
    b. Review placement Table and Bench around building and improvements to park area.
    c. Review and approve cost share for drilling of water well with Brewster County.

  5. Unfinished Business (Old Business)
    a. Review Display Plans.
    b. Review list of additional materials available for use by Museum.

  6. Committee Reports

    a. Membership Committee
    Report on membership list and send out renewal notices.

    b. Finance and Audit Committee
    Budget Report
    Payment of Bills
    Review current insurance policy

    c. Special Programs and Special Exhibits Committee
    Report of materials from the Sul Ross University Archives
    Audio & Visual Display Facility
    Report on Program presented on history of Marathon area

    d. Building and Grounds Committee
    Review Repairs
    Review Utility
    Review Jail Building condition and repairs to rock walls

    e. Master Plan Committee
    Review of Historical Material Received

    f. Nominating Committee
    No action

    g. Recording and Corresponding Secretary
    Report on Oral History Program

  7. New Business
    Set Date for next Meeting
    Develop Agenda

  8. Adjournment

    The meeting is Open to the Public - Membership is encouraged.

Travis Roberts, President

This agenda was duly posted on the 16th day of July 2007.

Have you visited the Marathon Museum? The Marathon Museum is located at the corner of North Third and Avenue E, (on the Square) in the historic "Club House", originally the site of the First Schoolhouse in Buchel-Brewster County.

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Photo Albums:
~ The SchoolHouse
~ The Old Jail
~ Railroad Loading Pens
~ The Post: Pena Colorado
~ Buffalo Herd
~ Marathon Basin

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