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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 31, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas HeraldZeHungQ Thufsday August 0 Stammtisch Open house First Commercial Bank 654 Landa is hosting a public open house from 9 to 3 all this week Aug 28 Sept 1 Arts and crafts Arts and crafts garage sale and bake sale all arts and crafts vendors arc invited to the third annual Elks Sweet heart benefit sale Individuals arc invit ed to join in with their own garage sale All that is asked is that you make a donation of for each table you use any table you use past two will be for a donation There will be baked goods for sale This will all be under one roof The New Braunfcls Elks Lodge 353 S Scguin Sept 23 It will start at 8 For more information call 6205917 6253120 or 6290070 Taste of the Town Plans arc speeding along for the Childrens Museum in New Braun fels annual event The Taste of the Town which is scheduled for Oct 12 Several local restaurants already have committed to the event including the Huisachc Grill and Granzins Barbecue and almost a dozen more have plans to attend The Taste of the Town is the muse ums biggest annual event with pro ceeds going to keep the regions oldest childrens museum going and grow ing for another year Restaurants and caterers interested in taking part in Taste of the Town and there is no cost for participants this year can call the museum at 629 0939 The deadline is Sept 15 Youth soccer needs sponsor New Braunfels Youth Soccer needs local sponsors for teams Call Judi Sobek at 6067933 Scholarship available Interested in a college scholarship extra spending money leadership train ing great friends and jet plane rides If so the air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps is looking for you AFROTC is awarding fouryear and threeyear college scholarships to qual ified applicants These scholarships pay tuition fees textbooks and a 150 taxfree month ly stipend for you to spend as you wish In order to qualify you must have scorcdat onybur SAf or 24 on your ACT have at least a GPA and be in the top 25 percent of your class If you meet these criteria and are interested in learning more about AFROTC and its scholarship opportunities call Lt Mize or Lt Tolentino at 6526440 HOSTS needs helpers Would you like to leave a personal legacy that no thief can steal no dis aster destroy and no government mis use Give an hour a week to a child in the NBISD Hosts program Call 620 7533 to find out how you can become a living legacy Thinking of starting a busi ness If you want to start a business or even are just thinking about it then a startup orientation might just be what you need The session will provide you with basic start up information including Small Business Develop ment Center checklist for going into business startup financing and SBA loan application procedures and an overview of the business plan outline To register call the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce at 6252385 Christian ministry First United Methodist Church is holding registration for its midweek Christian ministry Logos For more information call Julie Bynum at 625 4513 Program starts Aug 30 All are invited Curious Need to know Be sure to check out the reference section at the book sale in October With the other hundreds of boods about business finance law history nature religion text and teaching aids you can bet you will find the answers The Friends of the Library will fill the Civic Center with thousands of donated books for your information and enjoyment The sale will be held for dtwo days and one late night so cverbody will have a chance to buy boods at a great savings Watch the HcraldZcitung for times and dates Farmers market Comal County farmers market is held every Friday at 5 at the coun ty fairgrounds Save your cans The Humane Society of New Braun fcls asks all residents to save their alu minum cans for the Paws to Recycle national aluminum can recycling pro gram for animal shelters The local chapter wants you to start saving your cans now so it has a better chance of winning The grand prize is for the shelter that raises the most cans The collection drive runs from Sept 1 to Oct 31 Peer counseling The Comal County Family Womens Center is starting group peer counseling for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault Individu als who have experienced violence in their family or have been sexually assaulted in the past are encouraged to use this opportunity to explore how these events have impacted their lives while joining with others in the thera peutic process Family violence groups will be held Monday evenings at 6 and Wednesday mornings at 10 Sex ual assault and incest survivor groups will be Tuesdays at 6 and Wednesday mornings at 11 Inter ested individuals can call Patty Bray at 6207520 to set up a pregroup appoint ment There is no fee for services pro vided through the Womens Center The center is in need of donations of postage stamps volunteers threering notebooks digital and infant thcr momcters and a new sturdy vacuum Salvation Army donations For the pickup of donated usable furniture and clothing call the Salva tion Army tollfree at 18008805707 Artist in Gruene Fine Design in Gruene will host Hill Country artist Peggy Byars from 10 to 5 Saturday Sept 2 For information call 6204331 Beginners from 5 to 6 inter mediate from 6 to Cost will be per hour per person paid in advance Aqua aerobics Aqua aerobics classes at the Senior Citizen Center will begin their fall ses sion the week of Sept 5 Classes are available to all adults Call Karen at 6294253 for information Open horse show Open horse show jackpot At Kick ers Korncr in San Antonio Sept 9 Call 6090580 for information Natures Way The Parks and Recreation Depart ment is offering a Natures Way Junior Orienteering program Saturday Sept 9 from 9 to in Landa Park at the Landa Lake gazebo Fee is per person Ages eight to 17 wel come before Sept 8 at the Parks office during business hours Call 6082160 for information Scholarship workshop Hispanic Organization for Public Education presents workshop on How to Apply for College Scholarships with guest speaker Cynthia Ruiz Mckee Parents children K12 college and nontraditional students invited Work shop to be held Monday Sept 11 fat 7 at Lone Star Cafeteria 144 N Hidalgo St Call Sylvia at 6259213 for information Dog obedience The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is offer ing a course in Basic Dog Obedience taught by Stephanie Heinrich The class will meet for eight weeks beginning Sept 11 Classes will meet Monday evenings from to at the Landa Recreation Center The fee for this course is For information regarding registration call 6082167 River cleanup The annual Friends For Rivers Low er Guadalupe River Cleanup will be held Saturday Sept 16 from 9 to 5 Volunteers are needed Call 6299999 Party and meal at Cypress Bend Park afterwards Door prizes and giveaways at the Volunteer luncheon The Comal County Habitat for Humanity volunteer appreciation lun cheon will be held Saturday Sept 16 from 1 to 3 at the Family Life Center at First Protestant Church Bring sandwiches or a salad chips etc Drinks will be furnished All building volunteers and all interested people are invited Fish fry A fish fry will be held Sept 4 from to by the American Legion Post and Auxiliary for members who have a 1996 dues card Come and enjoy the hospitality Aux iliary dues will be raised Nov 1 Free Tuesday The Free Tuesday at the Chil drens Museum of New Braunfels 183 IH35 is set for Sept 5 thanks to the sponsorship of the Downtown Rotary Club Admission is free for families from noon until closing time 5 On tap for the afternoon is enter tainment by Chris and Judy and the opening of the River Guadalupe Wet and Wild The river exhibit is the museums major exhibit for the school year Call 6200939 for infor mation Line dancing Line dance lessons will be held at the Center Sept 11 18 and 25 Public lands appreciation day Volunteers from around the state will gather at the base of Canyon Dam at 8 on Sept 30 to help build three new public use facilities A fishing trail along the Guadalupe River a handicapped accessible trail to the trout fishing area and an artificial wetland with viewing platforms will all be con structed during the morning by volun teers After the work is finished in the morning a free lunch will be provided to volunteers and music and entertain ment will follow in the afternoon Free Tshirts and other gifts will be provid ed Sponsors will be recognized at this event Both small and large donations are welcome This is a great service project for school groups or clubs Family groups could also enjoy the day For more information call David Quebedeaux at 9643341 or the Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce at 9642223 Were Meeting A local chapter of the national orga nization of Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder is being formed in New Braunfels An organi zational meeting will be announced at a later date Interested people can call Karen Owens at 6292033 Leave a message on the answering machine Canyon High School Class of 1965 is having its 30year class reunion Nov 11 with a dinner and dance at Lil lie Maries Restaurant and Blue Bonnet Dance Hall The committee is still look ing for current phone numbers addresses at classmates Please call Len Heimen at 9072151 or Kerin Rose Friedrick at 6843440 The Comal County Texas Club meets Wednesday evenings at Mr Gattis for Aggie football videos The videos start at 7 All Aggies and friends of are welcome Canyon Lake Republican Women will not have a meeting in August There will be a Fish Fry with guests welcome Sept 30 Call Kathy Smith at 8997050 for tickets and informa tion The next regular meeting will be Oct 18 at Canyon Lake Action Center at The New Braunfels Hermann Sons Lodge will meet for its regular meeting Sept 3 at 3 Meat will be furnished Members bring covered dish es The 20th Moeller Eismann Family Reunion will be held Sunday Sept 3 beginning at 11 at Mission Valley Bowling Club Each family is asked to bring food for their families to be sewed buffet style Drinks and paper goods will be furnished Items to be donated for the auction may include arts and crafts plants homemade or white elephant articles After the business meeting bowling games and childrens fish pond are on the agenda For more informa tion call 6253028 or 6091108 Mission Valley Family and Com munity and Education Club meeting will be held Sept 5 at Extension Meet ing Room Hostess Delia Timmer mann Linda Bingham teacher and coor dinator of the HOSTS program in the New Braunfels schools will be the fea tured speaker at the Tuesday Sept 5 Newcomers Club meeting at 10 at the Senior Center on Landa St Tuesdays program will be preceded by a coffee and social period starting at Visitors and anyone inter ested in joining are invited The GermanAmerican Club pic nicmeeting will be held at Tuesday Sept 5 at pavilions 4 and 5 at Landa Park The Comal Community Band will perform between and 7 The New Bcaunfels Downtown Association will meet at the Hummel Museum Tuesday Sept 5 at noon The speaker will be Debbie Schuene mann counselor from UTSAs Small Business Development Center A sack lunch prepared by Clear Springs Cater ing will be served for All mem bers and prospective members are invited to attend The Eagles Auxiliary will meet Tuesday Sept 5 at for the monthly business meeting Officers meet at 7 NATIONAL SAFETY TIPS TEACH YOUR CHILDREN 1 Their full names address phone numbers 2 How to dial 0 for the operator 3 To know whose homes they are allowed to enter 4 If they become separated from you while shopping to go to the nearest checkout counter and ask the clerk for assistance Never go to the parking lot 5 To walk and play with other children 6 That adults do not usually ask children for directions If someone should stop in a ask for t1r 7 If someone is following thereto gotoa place where there are other neighbors house or to a store 8 They should know in whose car they are 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