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Our next Meeting is on July 11, 2016
Topic: Lake Travis planning + misc

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 @ ctba84@gmail.com

Balloon Demonstration at the Thinkery (Mueller)

June 8 (Wednesday) 9:30 AM
July 5 (Tuesday) 9:30 AM
August 2 (Tuesday) 9:30 AM

Lake Travis Flight After 25 successful years, the event has become too crowded for its current location. A new date and place will be announced later. 

Highland Village Balloon Festival   August 19-21

Amarillo Rally   September 9-11, 2016

Plano Balloon Festival  September 23-25, 2016


The CTBA June meeting at Zilker Park. Too windy for balloons


Zilker Park -  June meeting, demonstration and pizza. Starting at 5:30 PM. 


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.

Robert Doyle grass skiing. 

Robert Doyle grass skiing. 


David Smuck at Canyon Creek Elementary School


We have a lot of magazines, books and videos in the CTBA library...just ask Frank.


Joe's launch at Old Settler's Association in Round Rock.

Rusty Kaim landed just south of where she launched at Dell Diamond.

Ed Gordon & Matt Haney launching from Old Settlers Association.


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


Following hot air balloons in a chase-boat on Lake Travis at the 25th Annual Lake Travis Flight. My friend Jeff Carrol took me for a ride in his boat to aid any of the balloonists in case the pilots needed help while flying over the water. I'm usually one of the balloon pilots flying.


Member Balloons


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