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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 29, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas Habitat For To many Sunday March 26 was a dreary rainy day But not to Leesa Ryans family and friends County Habitat for Humanity The lack of sunshine didnt dampen the spirits of the group gathered at 1618 W Bridge St for the ground breaking service of the second house that will be built by Comal County Habitat To a curious passerby it may have seemed strange to see a crowd standing in an empty lot with umbrellas poised to keep the drizzle off But it wasnt Instead it was old friends and new friends gathered around the Ryan fam ily in a show of support for a dream of theirs that will be a reality in a few months To them it wasnt an empty space with only stakes and ribbons for walls but a home in which the New Braunfels family will live Leesa Ryan her son Christopher and daughters Jes sica and Jamie will become the proud owners of the second CCHFH house Comal County Habit for Humanity President Phil Rogers welcomed every one and began the service by telling the crowd about CCHFHs goals to not only finish the Ryan home in the next few months but to place a third fami ly in a home this year He stressed the importance and the hope of involving at least 70 percent of the area churches Officiating religious leaders were intro duced one at a time each taking a turn blessing every aspect of the project Rev Ray Bizer began with the invo cation Blessings were bestowed upon the ground by Pastor Oberstar Rev Walter Fleming blessed the builders and building Pastor Mark McKinncy blessed the new homeowners and Gus Bleitzer coordinator between CCHFH and Target blessed the work for HFH A collection was taken up to help defray CCHFHs construction costs The prayer dedication was given by Rev Ray Bizer After Pastor Mark McKinney ended with the benediction Sebastian Alvarado CCHFH con ity starts its Wednesday March Toon and the family that will Christopher and daughters move into the house Leesa Ryan son Jessica and Jamie Habitat Site Supervisor Sebastian Alvarado Bob Morrell and Bert West of the building committee and Tommy Toon of Target survey plans for the house struction supervisor and homeowner Leesa Ryan moved the first shovelful of dirt Leesas children also got a chance to break the ground of their future home Several of the CCHFH members and Leesas friends came forward to participate in the digging to close the service The familys excitement couldnt be missed as Leesa repeated This is so awesome more than once The chil dren were all smiles as they stepped over the pink ribbon markers and Leesa jokingly told them to get out of her living Tommy Toon of Sun Builders attended as a Target representative The Ryan house will be built by Habi tat volunteers with the help and support of Target through the Building a Won derful Life program It is a joint ven ture formed between Target and Habi tat International where Target shows community support by helping to fund homes in as many towns as possible when they bring in a new store Target not only provides funds they also pro vide volunteers from among their employees and construction crew that is building their store After the majority of the crowd left CCHFH volunteers Sebastian Alvara do Bob Morrell Bert West and Tom my Toon stood in the drizzle looking over the blueprints and finalizing plans to start construction The projected date for completion is Volunteers will be needed to start framing around May 1 Both skilled and unskilled volunteers are needed Anyone who would like to help is invit ed to call 6257005 DEAN L ZINCONE FAMILY PRACTICE 908 E Court Seguin Texas 78155 Medicaid Medicare Assignment Accepted Blue Cross Blue Shield Provider New Patients Welcome Office Hours 8 to 5 MondayFriday 4014401 L Symphony concert set in Seguin The MidTexas Symphony will wel come a new guest conductor and a for mer guest artist for its April 2 perfor mance in Jackson Auditorium on the Texas Lutheran College campus in Seguin The concert begins at 4 At the baton will be Yoichi Uda a conductor on the faculty of Boston Conservatory Appearing las guest artist will be Heather Zim I merman who performed with the Mid Symphony at the age of 12 Music on the program includes Rossinis Barber of Seville Overture Beethovens Symphony No 5 in Zimmerman will be fea in Saint Saens Violin Concerto No 3 in B At the Boston Conservatory Uda gawa conducts the Ballet and the New 1 Music Ensemble and teaches gradu ate conducting He is also a rehearsal to Christopher Hogwood of the Handel and Haydn Society in Boston and serves as a research assis tant to Gunther Schuller He has previously served as assistant I conductor to the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra He has strong ties to Texas having served as music director of the Community Symphony of Austin and the Austin Chamber Symphony He received his bachelor of arts degree in I music from the University of Texas at Austin in 1985 He has studied under Seiji Ozawa of the Boston Symphony Orchestra Gun ther Schuller and Morihiro Okabe of the Toho School in Tokyo His studies abroad have taken him to Tokyo and Berlin Zimmerman is currently a sopho more at the University of Michigan studying with Steve Shipps She began violin lessons at the age of three At the age of eight she performed with the Western Piedmont Chamber Sympho ny playing 18 school concerts for children At age 11 she won the Talent Search Contest for the WinstonSalem Sym phony in North Carolina with a per formance with the orchestra as the prize At age 14 she performed with the Western Piedmont Chamber Orchestra During high school Zimmerman participated in the European tour of the International Music Program of the North Carolina School of the Arts and studied at the Meadowmount School of Music in New York and the Encore School of Music in Cleveland Ohio She has studied with Kevin Lawrence at the North Carolina School of the Arts Richard Luby at the Uni versity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and has taken a master class from Joseph Gingold In Nov of this year Zimmerman will perform with the Western Pied mont Symphony in Hickory North Carolina Udagawa and Zimmerman will both remain in Seguin to conduct and per form with the orchestra during the annual Childrens Concerts to be held Monday in Seguin and Tuesday in New Braunfels Each year thousands of elementary school children in Comal and Guadalupe counties are invited to hear the orchestra perform free of charge Tickets for the concert are for adults for senior citizens and col lege students and for students through high school age They are available in New Braunfels at the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce and at Accents Tickets will also be avail able at the door Cal 6290336 for more information Story Idea Call 6259144 GkapazzaC Gountzy G6u6 Bring This Reduced Price Coupon and Come On Out Play The FINEST GREENS IN TEXAS I GREEN FEES CART I I New Golf Cart Fleet 18007071313 Weekdays Reg Price plus tax Weekends Holidays Reg 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