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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 31, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas Friday March 13 Stammtisch Poets take note Iambic pentameter sonnet haiku anything but a limerick they are all suitable for entry into the 13th annual Poetry Contest sponsored by the Greater New Braunfcls Arts Council Entrants may submit a maximum of two poems with a minimum of eight lines each Poetry may be on any sub ject and in any form except limerick The poems may not have been previ ously published or performed publicly Name address telephone number and grade and school if applicable should be noted on the back of the final page of each poem submitted No information other than the poem should appear on the front of each submis sion Categories arc grades 4 and 5 mid dle school high school and adult First place winners in each category will receive a gold medallion cash and passes to Arts Council member orga nization events Second place winners receive silver medallions and third place winners are awarded bronze medallions Prizes will be presented at the Arts Council General Membership meet ing in April The Poetry Awards Pre sentation will be followed by a recep tion for poets family and friends Deadline for entries is April 7 and poet ry should be sent to Contest Chairman Patty Pope 831 McGar New Braun Nursing Scholarship Those currently enrolled or planning to attend a nursing program in the fall of 1995 are encouraged to apply for the Elliot KJIOX Nursing Scholarship or the Cecelia Springmeyer Nursing Scholarship For scholarship applica tions contact Gwenn Scott at 606 9111 ext 195 Deadline for fall 1995 is April 30 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 Century Singers Texas Universitys Century Singers present Friday at the Oak Run School 415 Timber Hollow Free admission Sponsored by the Comal County Mothers Club and Aggie Club Texas Trashoff Saturday April I is Texas State Trashoff Day a statewide effort to rid our highways of trash New Braunfcls Elks Lodge along with many other volunteers will be out in force on that day Give us a break Drive care fully VFW raffle George A Garcia VFW Memorial Post 11050 will hold its ticket fund raising raffle Saturday April I at the Texas Army National Guard Armory from I to 3 Fajita tacos will be sold before and during the raffle and music entertainment will be pro vided If available tickets may be pur chased on the premises Come by and help a good cause Mostly native plants Mostly Native Plant Sale at the Cibolo Wilderness Trail and Nature Center Saturday April I from 9 to 3 Texas Parks and Wildlife Demonstration on Backyard Habitat reptiles wagon rides clowns and mimes face painting water testing guided nature walks and more Walking tour Anyone interested in walking and in learning about some of the historical sights of New Braunfels is invited to join members of the New Braunfels Marschund Wandergruppe Saturday April I for an informal Volksmarch Members and friends will follow the route of the clubs yearround walk through historical parts of New Braun fels and also through scenic Landa Park This is a noncompetitive Volks march where walkers set their own pace for the sixmile route Partici pants will meet in the lobby of the Faust Hotel at 8 and begin their walk shortly after that For more infor mation please contact Don Hildebrand at 6206522 or Don Flick at 6250742 Spring fling The United Methodist Women of Schertz United Methodist Church hold their annual Spring Fling Bazaar and Cake Sale Saturday April I from 8 to I Featured are sales of white elephants crafts plants clothing and baked goods Food will also be available Proceeds to go toward mis sion projects Historic homes Knights of Columbus Council is sponsoring a Historic Home Tour April I and 2 from I to 5 Advanced tickets are and on both days of the event through Lee Bailey 6060657 or ChinaNThings Proceeds benefit the Childrens Center and Comal Chapter of Habitat for Dark Castle Comics comics cards collectable MOW OPEN Mon Thure 12pm 6pm Fri Sat 10am 6pm 356 Landa Humanity Five unique homes and two church es are on the itinerary Sites included on the tour will span over years of history including SS Peter and Paul and St Josephs Catholic Chapel Rummage sale The semiannual rummage sale sponsored by the United Methodist Women of Bracken United Methodist Church will be held Saturday April 1 from 8 to 2 A wide variety of items will be offered for sale at low prices All clothing items arc priced at 25 cents each Bracken UMC is locat ed one mile northeast of the intersection of FM 2252 and FM 3009 Crawfish boil The American Marketing Associa tion chapter at Texas Lutheran Col lege will sponsor its annual Crawfish Boil on Saturday April 1 Crawfish potatoes corn iced tea and water will be available for per person from 1 to 7 at the SeguinGuadalupe County Coliseum 810 S Guadalupc St Soft drinks and beer also available for purchase Kite festival Kite competitions from amateur to expert with fighter kit competitions and pairs ballet will be part of the sec ond annual Bluebonnet Kite Festival A candy drop from a kite will be held each day Come and make a kite to fly in the festival for 25 cents Admission free Location is River Ridge Busi ness Park on the frontage road of IH35 in San Marcos from 9 to 4 April 1 and 2 For information call Bonnie Flemmang at 5127547773 Symphony concert The MidTexas Symphony will per form Sunday April 2 at 4 at Jack son Auditorium in Seguin Guest con ductor will be Yoichi Udagawa The concert will feature violinist Heather Zimmerman Tickets are for adults for senior citizens and college students and for other students They are for sale at the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce and Accents They will also be available at the door Call 6290336 for information Blood drive First Protestant Church is sponsoring a Community Blood Drive on Sun day April 2 1995 The South Texas Blood and Tissue Center will be accepting donors from until at the Family Life Center behind the church at 172 W Coll St Appointments may be scheduled by calling the church office at 609PRAY Were Meeting Downtown Association of New Braunfels will hold its next regular monthly meeting Tuesday April 4 A luncheon will be served at noon at TB M Economic Development is the sub ject of the program to be brought by Al Notzon Director of Alamo Area Coun cil of Government All members and prospective members are invited Those who wish to attend must make reservations by March 31 with Pam Brandt at 6295924 extension 173 or at 6290004 The next regular meeting of the Friends of Dittlinger Library will be held on Saturday April 1 at 10 at the library 373 Magazine St Current and new members are welcome New Braunfels Hermann Sons Lodge 21 will meet for its regular meet ing April 2 at 3 at the Lodge hall Meat furnished and members bring covered dish The Comal County Junior Live stock Show Association will meet on Monday April 3 at in the Canyon High School Ag Science build ing The Hummel Museum will hold its regular volunteer meeting April 3 at 5 at the museum All volunteers are encouraged to attend For more infor mation call Ursula Ehman at the Hum mel Museum at 6255636 The New Braunfels Fire Dept Aux iliary will have its monthly business and social meeting Monday April 3 at 7 at the old Central Fire Station This will also be a work party to restore pictures for the Fire Museum The Mission Valley Family and Community Education Club will have a meeting on April 4 at the Extension Meeting Room Hostess will be Mrs Leonard Hitzfelder The Comal County Volunteers a unit of the Texas Constitutional Militia will hold a public meeting April 4 at 7 The meeting will be held at the Guadalupe Valley Telephone Cooper ative 100 FM 3159 The speaker will Floy Lilley internationally famous advo cate of private property rights and com monsense environmentalism The pub lic is urged to attend The Newcomers Club of New Braunfels will meet at Tues day April 4 at the Senior Center to hear a representative from Lockes Nursery speak on gardening A 30 minute social period with coffee and doughnuts will precede the 10 program Guests and newcomers to New Braunfels are invited The Eagle Auxiliary will meet Tues day April 4 at Officers to meet at 7 The GermanAmerican Society will meet at 7 Tuesday April 4 at the Bavarian Village Restaurant President Tcua Oldest Jiylrlc Sal Night April 1 Jimmy U Favre March 26 Al Birlw Shiki Ruiull ft juk Thur April 6 Cfcrii ft For Information Call 6061281 Barbecue tickets The New Braunfels Fire Department Auxiliary will sell tickets to the April 22 Sesquicentcnnial Barbecue at Fire Station Loop 337 on Satur day April I from 11 to 4 Tickets for the barbecue will not be on sale the day of the event so buy yours now Caparellis supporting ACS Dinein or takeout Caparellis Ital ian Restaurant is another business showing its support of the local unit of the American Cancer Society April I 2 and 3 Caparellis will donate to the Comal County Unit of ACS for every pizza sold This will help under write ACSs only local fundraising event the annual Starlight Gala Starlight in the Tropics is the theme of this years gala which will be held June 16 at the Civic Center Thanks Caparellis for helping our local ACS raise money that will benefit cancer patients in our county For more infor mation call 6293338 or 6296153 Chili Cookoff The American Legion Post 179 will be sponsoring its third annual amateur chili cookoff fundraiser Sunday April 2 on the Post Grounds at 410 W Coll St Individuals or companies wishing to enter a team may contact the American Legion at 6250179 after 3 Tuesday through Saturday The public is invited to attend for tasting There is no charge for entering the grounds The cookoff will be from noon to 5 Girl Scout event All Girl Scouts and their mothers are invited to Spring Fashions on Parade Sunday April 2 from 2 to 4 The motherdaughter fashion show will be held at Canyon High School in the Commons area Clothes are provided by Simi Fashions Carters Lise J Fashions Beach and Lise J Woman Please check with your troop leader for details Call Sherryl Gerke at 6207275 or Jackie Hungerford at 6293811 if you have questions Election school The Election Division of the Secre tary of States office will present an Election School via satellite on Mon day April 3 from until TCI Cablevision will broadcast the school on channel 10 Election judges clerks and interested citizens are invited to attend the viewing in Con ference Room of the Municipal Building 424 South Castell Ave Attendees will be able to call in ques tions during the live broadcast on a toll free talkback system Changes resulting from the National Voter Reg istration Act which took effect Jan 1 will be discussed For information call 6082100 Free Tuesday The Free First Tuesday at the Childrens Museum in New Braunfels in April features Sesquicentennial guests Meet Herman Seele aka Richard New Braunfels first teacher Learn from the stories of a pioneer woman who remembers life in the early days of New Braunfels Watch an artist at work Get a lesson on fachwerk and enjoy many artifacts brought in just for free Tuesday Mark April 4 on your calendar now Get in the Sesquicentcnnial spirit and Take Yourself Backat CMNB Art After School Art After School returns to the Chil drens Museum in New Braunfels Charlotte Lyon artist for Take Yourself Back the museums Sesquicentennial activity book for children teaches in a variety of media Classes meet every Tuesday in April 4 to 5 Cost is 1 for members and for non members Charlotte is back by popular demand for the class so dont miss this opportunity to enjoy a relaxed fun experience with an excellent artist and teacher Talent show Bill Brown Elementary School Tal ent Show will be held April 4 Public invited The school is right off 281 N and Highway 46 For informa tion call Mrs Click at 4383045 Barbecue supper The Order of the Eastern Star Chap ter 771 will have its annual barbecue supper and country store April 7 at the Eagles Hall from 5 to 8 Tick ets are for adults and for children under 12 Tickets can be purchased at Helgard Suhr will give a slide presen tation on Australia and New Zealand after the meeting Raffle tickets for the April 20th drawing for a trip to Ger many will be available for purchase New members always welcome The Comal County Genealogy Society will meet April 4 at the Victoria Bank and Trusts North building at 7 This will be a workshop meeting to plan for the Sesquicentennial Parade to be held April 22 The New Braunfels Retired Teach ers Association will meet April 5 in the NBISD Education Center Board Room The business meeting and pro the door or from any member Send submissions to HeraldZeitung Stammtisch 707 Landa St New Braunfels TX 78130 Or fax to 6251224 gram will start at 10 preceded by coffee and cookies at Pat Rasor county extension agent for fam ily and consumer sciences will pre sent a program on fat and popular foods All retired school personnel are invited to attend The April 6 meeting date of the Comal Garden Club has been changed to Saturday April 8 at which members are to tour several local gar dens Members are to meet at The Oaks Shopping Center at to begin the tour A noon luncheon and business meeting are to be held at Tree Tops TAX TIME The following is a listing of tax preparing professionals POSPISIL TAX SERVICE ON THE PLAZA 6256997 COMPUTERIZED TAX PREPARATION HOWARD MCELROY and 755 N Loop 337 Suite A 6258942 Its not how much you make its how much you JOCHEC JOCHEC JOCHEC 457 Landa Suite H 2106066659 Metro Individual Business Tax ReturnsElectronic Filing You or your business is invited to participate in this tax listing which will fun everyday until Call Laura at 6259144 for more information Seafood Buffet We now offer a larger variety on our delicious allyoucan eat seafood buffet each Friday 610pm Adults Seniors Children 12 under 155 Hwy 46 S New Braunffels 6259200 The O Patio Cantina Now Twice The We have expanded fit added Pool Friday March 31SOUTHERN STAR Saturday April 1 BOP SAVANT Sunday April 2 TIM MITCHEM TILL KAROKE VW HIGH VOLTAGE Beer Specials All Day On Sunday Now Frl Sat Happy Hour 49 All day Sunday Music Frl ft Sunday 8Mldnlght Sat 9lam River Rd if tAe 620RAFT Who is this Man Jesus Sunday Church Services April 2 and M Nursery is provided The Miracle Man Taste See Church of the Nazarene 1465IH35E New Braunfels Tx 2106250803 Survey for Preferred SelfStorage Climate Control Jim and Spike Reeves We are trying to determine the degree of interest and need of additional SelfStorage and Climate Controlled SelfStorage units kept at a consistent 78 degrees in New Braunfels There is property that could be developed at 267 Trade Center Drive adjacent to Jims Video This area is located near Walnut and IH 35 and behind the Courtyard Shopping Center would be interested in renting a SelfStorage unit in the following sizes 5X10 10X10 10X15 I would be interested in renting a ClimateControlled unit 5X5 5X10 10X1010X15 10X20 The following items are important to me when considering Self Storage please indicate 1 through 7 1 being of greatest importance Convenience to home Security lighting Individual unit alarms Controlled monitored access 24 hour access available Price Climate and humidity controlled units Kept at a consistent 78 degrees all year long Other Please List If you wish to be contacted OPTIONAL NameAddress Phone Please return to Preferred SelfStorage Climate Control Jim and Spike Reeves Owners Jims Video 259 Trade Center Drive New Braunfels TX 78130 Or Futf to 110 6292508 For information call Phi
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