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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 31, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas Bm AVAILABLE COPY 1996 HeraldZeitung a Wednesday January Q 7 Guide available The City of New Braunfels Parks aid Recreation Department now has available FREtf copies of the 1996 Program Guide The guide contains valuable information about the Parks and Depart ment the recreational facilities the parks and the upcoming programs and events Aiyone interested in obtaining a copy of the 1996 edition is encouraged to stop by the city municipal building at 424 S Castell the parks office at 110 Golf Course Rd or the Landa Recreation Center Park This years program filled with many new and exciting programs TIere are various nature programs recreational programs and aquatic pro grams which are designed u serve the diverse pop ulation of New Braunfels l This year a wide variety of outdoor environmen tal education and interpretive programs are offered through the park division The popular Natures Way prograjhs are given to the general public once a month and offer something fun and educational about and the great outdoors Some of titles include Reptiles ColdBlooded Archaeology Can You Dig the Wild Introduc tion to id Boating Creatures of the etc The Park Ranger division also offers many adult workshops and courses such as Project Wild Project Learning Tree American Red Cross Canoeing Hunters Education etc Children ages 6 10 are encouraged to enjoy two full days of adventure and excitement with the rangers at both the Spring Break Discovery Camp and Summer Discovery Camp and those youth between the ages of 11 and 17 can join the threeday Junior Ranger Camp in July The park ranger would also like to help share the wonders and excitement of the natural world with any group schools churches day cares scouis companies families etc All a group has to do is request one of the many Discover programs offered These are just a few of the pro grams a group can request Panther Canyon Hike Landa Historical Walk Comal Springs Hike Inves tigating Trees Wildlife Detective For the Birds Go Nuts With a Squirrel Creature Features etc For additional information about the ranger programs please refer to the 1996 program guide or call the parks office The Landa Recreation Center is a family receation center located at 164 Landa Park Dr in Landa Park The center offers a wide variety of activities fdr the whole family throughout the gym weight room game room and meeting rooms The weight room can help achieve fitness goals Children ages 45 can spend some time at the new preschool program Childrens This summer youth can enjoy the popular Camp Thunderduck and the sumnier recre ation program Other opportunities sponsored by the recreation division are tennis lessons aerobics classes Karate Kids basic dog obedience classes ConcertsinthePark Easter Egg Hurt Santas Helper Christmas Camp Punt Pass and Kick etc For information about the recreation the Landa Recreation Center or any of the Recreational programs please call 6082167 The aquatics division has a lot to offer this year The first big event was Troutfest which vfas held Jan 414 The Olympic pool was stocked with rainbow trout and channel catfish so residents could test their angling skills The swimming pools will be open on weekends starting with Easter wdekend April 6 but it is recommended to come eaiw to purchase season swim passes Season swim pases will allow admission to both of the pools and ne tube chute Some of the aquatic programs scheduled for the pool area are aqua aerobics waterworks Landa Park competitive swim team summer workouts and American Red Crosf certified swim ming lessons from water babies to aSult levels Those who enjoy the tube chute and He leisurely float down the Comal River will be lappy to know it also will be opening on weekendsrarring April 6 As a reminder the tube chute has pipic areas with bar bq pits showers rest rooms tides life jackets and snack machines Another prognm offered this sum mer and sponsored by the aqwtics division is the Junior Lifeguard Camp This amp is to help partic ipants between the ages of lyand 15 become fully familiar with potential hazard of water activities to prevent accidents and to effectively if any emergency does occur It fun yet educational camp for anyone wanting to know more about becoming a lifeguard and what it takes to be one For more information about the aquatics division and the upcoming programs around the pools call the pools office at 6082172 or the parks office at 608 2160 along with referring to the1996 program guide The Parks and Recreation Department would like to remind all residents that there are 16 parks and recreation areas in New Braunfels to enjoy so take some time out and visit them this year If anyone is not familiar with their locations refer to the map in the 1996 program guide or call the parks office The department also recommends preplanning now for those family reunions company picnics or any recre ational outings if a park is one of the destinations Pre planning is the key to any safe and enjoyable recre ational outing It is recommended that everyone make their reservations early and to contact any park staff if further information or assistance is need ed The 1996 program guide provides details on how to plan a picnic how to make a picnic reservation and the fees for picnic facilities Historical Landa Park is just one of the many parks to visit this summer It offers picnic facilities large playground area glass bottom boat tours paddle boats miniature golf 18 hole golf course miniature train ride horseshoe pits volleyball courts natural hiking trail fishing wildlife viewing and the arboretum trail This park is the home of the largest springs in Texas the Comal Springs which provide water to the Comal River that flows throughout the park area Two other well known parks to visit this summer on the Comal Riv er are Hinman Island Park and Prince Solms Park They provide picnic areas playground equipment tennis courts and open space There are also several neighborhood parks to enjoy like Cypress Bend Park Ernest Eikel Field Jesse Garcia Park Hay market Park and River Acres Park To learn more about the city Parks and Recre ation Department come by the parks office at 110 Golf Course Rd and pick up a FREE copy of the 1996 program guide The guide will link everyone to all the fun in the parks this year FLOW REPORT GUADALUPE RIVER BASIN 12496 Oala on Ihis dale compared to Average ol January 19641991 Historical Canyon Reservoir Inflow 105 cfs Reioosa 132 cfs NbimolFbol TOP Reservoir 09v Comal Springs 267 cfs Historical 315 cfs Creek Reservoir Inflow Less than 1 ds Release I cfs Normal Pool 98 I Reservoir Elev Notes Cubic Mean sea level Water low data Is gathered from stream gaging stallons cooperatively Jabllshed and operated by GBRA U S Geological Survey the U S Army Corps cEnglneers nnd the Texas Water Development Board GUADALUPEBLANCO RIVER AUTpRITY lo provide flow ratt Information throughout In to tht public for safety and rtcriailonal purpotet Music Study Club to host a night of music The next meeting of the New Braun fels Music Study Club will take place Thursday Feb 8 at the Seele Parish House Auditorium at The public is invited for an evening of entertainment as the group honors American music with a terrific list of musicians from the New Braunfels area Performing will be the New Braun fels Community Band the New Braun fels Chorale and the Hill Country Cho rus formerly known as the South Texas Sound Barbershop Singers The event is free and open to the pubic Subscribe rtU Country Club Bring This Reduced Price Coupon and Come On Out Play The FINEST GREENS IN TEXAS C Weekdays Reg Price 50 plus tax Weekends Holidays Reg Price plus tax Tax Coupon Not Valid For Tournament Proper Attire Must Be Worn MUST CALL FOR TEE TIME Membership Available 300 Chaparral Dr Offer Exoires 311 QR Segu n TX 781 55 unertxpires j J7 NB December 1 1 995 AARI mailed 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