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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 21, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas                                Tuesday Feb HeraJdZeitung 3 Art contest winners Sesquicentennial offers a full year of events Jhe Black Heritage Society of Comal County sponsored a Sesquicentennial Art Contest Entries are on display A Texas Commerce Bank Pictured above are winners Trieseli second Kimberly Weaver first James Mehren third Terry Taylor of TCB and Nathan Millett Texas ommerce Pictured above are winners of the Black Heritage Society Sesquicentennial Art Contest Eric Durham first place and Erica Durham second place with Terry Taylor of Texas Commerce Bank and Nathan Millett of the Black Heritage Society Black Heritage Society Sesquicentennial Art Contest winners Front row Courtney Juarez Kyle Whittemore Joanna Bostos Kimberli Adams and Allyson Brodbeck and back row Jared Jaroszewski Tyler Wendlano Nathan Millett Coral Schroeder and Mrs Mararet Adams The following is a list of events planned for New Braunfels1 Sesquicentennial year All dates and times are subject to change without prior notice Feb MASQUERADE DANCE PAR by the German Society Come and join Prince Carl von Solms knights princesses the court jester and settlers dressed in beautiful regional costumes from the old world Native Texans are invited too Seven Dutchmen Band at Knights of Columbus Hall March BRAUNFELS MUSIC STUDY CLUB SESQUICENTENNIAL at the Seele Parish House Program to consist of dances performed by New Braunfels Kindertanzers and New Braunfels Folk Dancers presentation by Rotary Foreign Exchange Stu dents etc Social to follow program March breakfast at with noted religious speaker Dr Bruce Larson CoPas tor of the Crystal Cathedral in California New Braunfels Civic Center Admission March BOOKSIGNING noon at First Protestant Church in the new Family Life Center Dr Bruce Larson will attend a booksigning party March DAY WORSHIP Dr Bruce Larson will preach at the service at First Protestant Church March DANCE to Ger man dance bands Festivities planned include a ceremony to honor original German settlers and a flag presentation March ANNUAL AND FINAL REUNION OF RURAL SCHOOLS OF COMAL GUADALUPE AND HAYS teachers of approximately 75 defunct rural schools and guests will gather at the Knights of Columbus Hall Registration followed by dancing to the Tommie Vanek Band from No food will be served Refreshments will be available for purchase School memorabilia will be on display Special program and recognition of attendees Nominal admission fee April 1 OF HISTORIC by Knights of Columbus Council 4183 Proceeds benefit the Childrens Shelter and Habitat for Humanity each dav donation April EGG by the New Braunfels Evening Rotary Wuests and New Braunfels Parks Department A citywide Easter Egg Hunt at at the Gazebo in Landa Park April RIDE FROM ride leaves from Indianola on a 1 week trip to New Braunfels April ON THE Arts Theatre will present the heritage drama Orphans on the Guadalupe at the theatre in Landa Park Shows at on April 13 14 benefit 15 21 29 and 30 matinee on April 22 23 April FRIDAY RELIGIOUS Communitywide service in conjunction with the New Braun fels Ministerial Alliance and held at First Protestant Church beginning at April THE GUADALUPE riders from Indianola will cross the Guadalupe River on Busi ness 35 at then continue downtown on Seguin Ave to the Civic Center April CEREMONIES OF SESQUICEN TENNIALWEEK AND DEDICATION OF and local dignitaries will open the Sesquicentennial festivities greeting the trail riders at the Civic Center and unveiling a his torical marker dedicated to all the German settlers that made the long journey from Indianola April HANDCANCELLA TION AT POST Postmasters will have a special handcancellation commemorating the Sesquicen tennial celebration at the New Braunfels Post Office Special envelopes with the Sesquicentennial logo on them will also be available April by the New Braunfels Schuetzen Verein April SUNDAY SUNRISE cial service for all denominations will take place on the Main Plaza April TAG AND sored by VFW and Auxiliary Post at VFW Post at 600 Peace Ave German music and singing dominoes skat target shooting horseshoe pitching bean bag toss etc Available will be Wurst Brot sausage Koch Kaese auf Roggenbrot cooked cheese on rye Kaffee Kuchen coffee cake and more Admission fee April OF GERMAN The GermanAmerican Society will sponsor a program begin ning with a concert by the Schonbeck Choir from Essen Germany The pianist Horst Schonbeck will play and the Folksdance Group from Braunfels Germany will perform Also from Braunfels is a popular band who will play for the audiences listening pleasure The band will continue by play ing dance music After the show the audience can meet the performers at a reception at the New Braunfels Civic Center at April BRAUNFELS HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1945 5OTH at the Senior Citizens Center April SCHOOL CLASSES 19461951 REUNION April at the parade route will wind through downtown New Braunfels and conclude in Landa Park April LUNCH IN LANDA huge barbecue lunch will be served from at the Wurstfest grounds in Landa Park following the parade April cookoff and tasting on the Wurstfest grounds along the Comal River in Landa Park at April IN THE variety of musical entertainment and games will take place during the afternoon in Landa Park April FIREWORKS huge fire works display will take place over Landa Lake in Landa Park at dusk Aprili at outdoor entertainment on the Wurstfest grounds along the Comal River in Landa Park Dance in the evening in the Wursthalle following the fireworks April 23MAY POLE TO BE Ger manAmerican Society of New Braunfels will erect a Maibaum May Pole in front of the Wurstfest grounds on Landa Street depicting the first 150 years of New Braunfels history Dedi cation to be announced April COUNTY BLACK HERITAGE DIS heritage biographies on display at the Sophien burg Memorial Museum April OF HISTORICAL Springs Chapter of the National Society Colonial Dames of the XVII Century will dedicate the Sophienburg Museum site as one of significant and historical value May parade through downtown with over 100 years of tradition May 6 ANNUAL cele brating New Braunfels heritage and culture on grounds of Conservation Plaza and Texas Museum of Handmade Fur niture Tours of historic buildings demonstrations by arti sans and craftsmen food furnituremaking games etc Sponsored by New Braunfels Conservation Society Sophien burg Museum and the Heritage Society of New Braunfels Admission fee May LEGION POST SKAT TOUR 00 at 410 W Coll Street 80 hands played according to the Texas State Skat League rules to com memorate the pioneers participation in the game of skat which was brought over by German immigrants May SYMPHONY ANNUAL POPS CON the Sesquicentennial at in the New Braunfels Civic Center The program will include Stars and Stripes Armed Forces Buglers Hol and New Braunfels and Canyon High School Bands will be invited to join the orchestra for the 1812 Overture by Tschaikowsky May ANNUAL tion of Sister Hummels birthday HummelMarkt sec ondary market dealers and crafts people Hummel Family Reunion barbecue and dance Friday May Saturday May Sunday May Special Sesquicentennial Mass on Sunday May 21 at May MASS TO HONOR VETERANS OF ALL by the American Gl Forum Grego rio Coronado Womens Chapter of New Braunfels At Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church at June Her itage Families of Comal County have organized a dinner and dance from midnight in the New Braun fels Civic Center Aug OF SEELE TREE AND MARK the Sophienburg Museum Sponsored by the Retired Teachers Association SEPT 26OCT COUNTY of Texas oldest and largest fairs with exhibits carnival rodeo and entertainment Admission fee Oct TEXANISCHES GEBIRGSAENGER Public Concert at at Saenger halle 187 Saur Hosted by the New Braunfels Gemis chter Chor Harmonie Admission fee Nov edition of Wurstfest Annual event rich in German culture and full of Texas fun Music food dancing arts crafts sporting events historical and cultural exhibits Nov a moment of New Braunfels history as you browse at the elaborate display of New Braunfels1 heritage New Braunfels Civic Center Nov AT THE annual Hummel figurine lookalike contest at Nov WURSTFEST service emphasizing New Braunfels German heritage held at during Wurstfest in the Wursthalle Nov THANKSGIVING at the New Braunfels Civic Center with all New Braunfels and Comal County Christian congregations partic ipating Dec CANDLELIGHT by the New Braunfels Conservation Society the Heritage Society of New Braunfels and the Sophienburg Museum and Archives Dec community sing Sponsored and coordinated by a separate group Dec ANNUAL mas party celebrating the Eve of St Nicholas Feast Day Tree decorating singing Lebkuchenhaus Gingerbread house contest Infant of Krumbad procession Dec CANDLELIGHT TOUR OF New Braunfels churches to host after open house music Stammtisch Privers needed The American Cancer Society needs volunteer drivers to transport those within our community who have can cer and need transportation to treat facilities Insurance coverage pro vided Mileage is reimbursable Call 6295717 Open house Would you like to make a differ ence for a troubled family Do you have some free time to volunteer in a busy office Or maybe your interest I lies in teaching parenting classes If would like to help other dedicated make this world a better place for children drop by for an open house i orientation at the Family Outreach 1 Office at 123 N Seguin Wednesday I Feb 22 from 5 to 7 or call 6201299 for information I Volunteers needed i CASA of Central Texas is in des perate need of volunteers to be advo cates CASA volunteers are Court Appointed Special Advocates forchil drentrained community volunteers appointed by a judge to speak up for abused and neglected children in court You can be helpful to a child at a fright ening and bewildering time You can help that child understand the confus ing court process present the childs needs to the judge and provide conti nuity for that child whose future is being determined by the court Next training class begins March 27 Call 6205536 if you are interested Books sought The Friends of Dittlinger Memorial Library are eagerly seeking books puz zles video and audio cassettes and oth er appropriate items for their fall book sale Please take the items to the library or call 6292359 to arrange for pick up Business counseling The business counselor from UTSAs School of Business is in the Chamber of Commerce office every Tuesday to offer counseling in topics of interest to anyone in business or con sidering starting a business Topics cover financing personnel business planning taxes expansion and many others The service is free and confi dential Appointments may be made by calling 6252385 Fertilizer sale New Braunfels Boy Scouts Troop 381 spring fertilizer sale will run Jan 27 to Feb 28 40 pound bags of formulation will be sold Order now for delivery March 411 Call Richard Smith at 6254484 or 609 0937 to order Roast beef dinner The United Methodist Women will have their annual Roast Beef Dinner in Wesley Hall Tuesday Feb 21 serv ing from 5 to 7 Included on the menu are roast beef and gravy potatoes green beans slaw rolls drink and dessert Takeout orders sold also Adults children 12 and younger are All proceeds to charity Tickets at the door everyone invited New Habitat office Comal County Habitat for Hurruuu ty would like to invited the public to the opening of our new office It will be held Feb 23 from 5 to 7 at Heritage House 260 S Seguin between First Protestant Church and the Faust Hotel Refreshments will be served and board members will be available to answer questions Masquerade party The GermanAmerican Society will sponsor the dance at the Knights of Columbus Feb 24 at 8 The Sev en Dutchmen will play and Prince Solms knights princesses the court jester and settlers dressed in regional costumes from the Old World invite everyone to join the festivities Native Texans are invited too Cos tumes are not required but prizes will be awarded to the five best Experi ence all the merriment excitement of Mardi Gras and enjoy the floor shows during intermission Raffle tickets will be available at the dance Grand prize is a round trip ticket to Germany donat ed by Lufthansa Airline Sandwiches beer and setups available BYOB Tickets are and can be bought at Centex Office Center Chamber of Commerce Henne Old Town Inn and Lepp Juwelier Tickets at the door will be For information call Pearly Sowcll at 6259288 or Helgard Suhr at 6256330 Natures Way The New Braunfels Parks and Recre ation Department offers Natures Way Walk on the Wild Side for youth ages eight to 15 The park ranger will show where and how animals live in the wild You will leam how to find ani mals such as deer raccoons birds and squirrels and to identify them by their tracks Program is Friday Feb 24 from 4 to at Panther Canyon in Landa Park Fee is per person Pre registration required and will be taken until Feb 23 at the parks office 110 Golf Course Road For information call 6082160 Heart month February is American Heart Month and Kirkwood Manor is sponsoring a program put on by the American Heart Association Guest speaker will be Andy Davis director of patient educa tion at McKenna Hospital Program is in the main dining room at Kirkwood Manor Friday Feb 24 at 2 Dalhart Windberg here The Hummel Museum will host the celebrated Artist of Dalhart Windberg at a special exhibit and print signing Saturday Feb 25 from 11 to 4 to coincide with the New Braunfels Youth Artbeat 95 Festival Windberg prints will be available for purchase at the museum and can be personally autographed by the artist priced from 12 to with 25 prints under Proceeds to the Hummel Museum Rummage and bake sale A Garcia VFW Post Rummage and Bake Sale will be Saturday Feb 25 at the New Braunfels Texas National Guard Armory from to Rabies clinic A rabies clinic will be held at the lake Dunlap Volunteer Fire Depart ment from 1 to 3 Feb 25   

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