Our next Meeting is on September 12, 2016
Tres Amigos Restaurant
@ Hwys 183 & 290
Social Hour at 6:30 PM
Business & Program at 7:30 PM
Our phone line is 512-481-2822
To send us photos & movies, contact webmiester @ firstname.lastname@example.org
David Smuck checking out his new one-man balloon.
Lockhart's hot air balloon accident:
This was not a local balloon and not associated with the Central Texas Ballooning Association. Our condolences are with their families.
Balloon Demonstration at the Thinkery (Mueller)
June 8 (Wednesday) 9:30 AM
July 21 (Tuesday) 9:00 AM
Lake Travis Flight After 25 successful years, we are ending the Lake Travis Flights. Thanks for your interest.
Highland Village Balloon Festival August 19-21
Amarillo Rally September 9-11, 2016
Plano Balloon Festival September 23-25, 2016
Rusty and Leah flew with the help of Robert, Alison, Samm and Mike.
Below: Balloons flew into Cross Country Estates where John Craparo took these photos. Josh S landed there.
Lindsay King just bought her first balloon with veteran Susan Garrison. Leah Linney is lending her expertise in the photo below.
The other photos show Lindsay in Albuquerque taking instruction from Elizabeth Wright-Smith. Her first day of instruction was July 4th.
Bruce Lavorgna tethered his balloon at Brooke Elementary School in East Austin, with the help Joe, David and others.
The CTBA June meeting at Zilker Park. Too windy for balloons
Joe with help from Carol, Frank, Jean and Lloyd, did a balloon demonstration for the children at the Thinkery at Mueller on Wednesday.
Earth Day at Mueller
Joe tethered his balloon with the help of Greg, Janice, Bruce, Tony, Robert, Mike and Lloyd.
We have a lot of magazines, books and videos in the CTBA library...just ask Frank.
2016 meeting topics
January 11 Weather with Joe R
February 8 Safety seminar recap
March 14 The Ice Balloon by Jean A
April 11 Pub Quiz on ballooning
May 9 Photo class with Jo H & David P
June 13 Zilker Park balloon demonstration
July 11 TBA
August 8 Lake flight recap
September 12 Ropes with Mike C & Nick S
October 17 AIBF recap
November 14 Balloon art scavenger hunt & upcoming elections
December __ Holiday Party
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