Wednesday, December 4, 1996

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 4, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas 8A O HeraldZettung g Wednesday December Stammtisch CnfratfiMM Boys and girls ages 2 to 12 can spend a day with the Canyon High School cheerleaders from to Saturday at the Canyon High School Cougar Den while their parents get ready for the holidays Activities will include games skits the making of crafts and gifts songs playing in snow and other surprises The cost is for lunch and supplies and for each additional child For more information or to reserve a spot call 6256251 or 6255555 Proceeds go toward the cheerleaders trip to Orlando in February to represent New Braunfels in a national competition Outreach to children Family Outreach of Comal County continues to have its For Kids Sake seminars They will run twice a month for the next two months The seminar teaches parents how to help their children through the transitions of a divorce For more information or to register call 6201299 Reach for m Star Reach for a Star is looking for donations of toys cash and time to help give local children a Christmas We will be wrapping on Dec 2 1 starting at 10 and Dec 22 beginning at noon at Red McCombs Universal Motors For more information call 6299387 or 608 9406 Benefit cookbooks Cookbooks to benefit the Joe Hales Memorial Scholarship Fund are now on sale Each recipe was submitted by a mentortutOr in the New Braunfels Independent School District Helping One Student To Succeed program The oneofakind recipe books are on sale for and may be purchased at the office at Carl Schurz Elementary School Current tutors may purchase their books at the HOSTS school at which they tutor For more information call Linda Bingham NBISD HOSTS coordinator Class of 2 Members of the Canyon High School Class of 1972 should contact Maureen Magin Haas at 210 629 4558 about information concerning The 25th class for the February A judge appoints advocates to give the court an objective view of what is in the best interest of a child involved in the legal system If you believe that abused neglected or abandoned children need someone to speak for them in court you may be eligible to become ah advocate For more information call Janet at 512 392 3578 Librarys friends on hiatus Friends of the Library will not be meeting to sort books until further notice The organization has scheduled a regular meeting for 10 Saturday at the Dittlinger Memorial Library Flu vaccine The 1996 flu vaccine is available for all adults ages 18 and older at the Comal County Health Department The vaccine also may be obtained during regular immunization clinics from 8 to 11 and 1 to 4 on Tuesdays and Thursdays The fee for a vaccine is For morei information call the Health Department at 6205595 Fellowship study A group of people with the desire to come together weekly for fellowship and study based on the 12step model from a Christian perspective has formed Bethesda This group is open to the community and currently meets from to Sundays at First United Methodist Church For more information call at 6200253 Oratorical contest American Legion Comal Post No 179 urges high school students from the New Braunfels area to compete in the 14th Districts annual National High School Oratorical Contest The subject for the prepared oration portion of the contest must deal with some phase of the Constitution and must last eight to 10 minutes The district will award a scholarship to the winner and scholarships of and to the secondand thirdplace finishers respectively Larger scholarships are available to contestants at higher levels If interested in entering call the post at 6250179 the New Braunfels High School office at 625 professor at San Antonio College and a professional storyteller bring some insight into Native American spirituality He became particularly interested in this when he started telling stories to his grandchildren about their Native American heritage We will meet at the Faith United Church of Christ 970 N Loop 337 at today All interested are invited Childrens Museum The Childrens Museum is having a grand opening for its new exhibit Growing Up in New from 5 to 7 Thursday at the museum in Suite 530 of the New Braunfels Factory Stores The exhibit features sights and sounds of childrens lives in New Braunfels Wassailfest the fourth annual Wassailfest is set for 5 to 9 Thursday in downtown New Braunfels Businesses will open their doors to serve the traditional holiday drink wassail Guests may obtain a program and map of participating downtown businesses and stroll from store to store enjoying entertainment by a number of groups Door prizes will be given away from to 9 on the plaza The top three wassails also will be announced at that time For more information call Lynn Fountain at 6082100 Hispanic chamber banquet The Greater Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Comal County is having its second annual awards banquet Building Community and on Friday at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 1 Landa St in New Braunfels The banquets purpose is to recognize the outstanding efforts of the small and minorityowned business community in Comal County There will be a social hour prior to the banquet and a dance afterward Tickets are on sale at the Solms City Limits Bar and Grill and the New City Bakery Tickets also can be obtained by calling Ron Gonzalez at 6060277 Carmen Whetstone at 6430788 or Mike Cruz at 6061805 You also may write the Greater Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Comal County at Box 311715 New Braunfels Texas 78131 sum Canyon fundraiser Canyon High Schools senior class is selling all star cards to raise money for Project Graduation a drugandalcohol free party for graduation night The card offers discounts from 16 New Braunfels merchants and can save up to Call 6060729 and a senior will deliver a card to you Aggie Mom cookies Orders are now being taken for the annual Aggie Mom traditional German Christmas cookies The selections are pfaffenbrod mandel wiener zollen molasses platzchen and zimmsterne The cost is per dozen Orders can be placed by calling Ann Kuehler at 6256100 Karon Haas at 6296304 or Wallje Haas at 6252832 Orders are to be picked up Dec 8 at Canyon High School Proceeds provide scholarships for Comal County students entering Texas A M University Childrens advocates Court Appointed Special Advocates of Central Texas Inc is conducting a 40hour course to train volunteer advocates beginning in Class of 77 The New Braunfels High School Class of 1977 is planning its 20th year class reunion for July 18 19 and 20 If you are a classmate or know the whereabouts of a classmate call Lisa Zipp Sacco at 6295700 Donna Jurica Johnson at 6060905 or Gilbert Molina at 6291702 Native American stories The Unitarian Universalists will have Tom Heydman a government t Canyon Lake Area Association is having its annual banquet Friday at the TBarM The cash bar opens at Dinner is at 7 and a dance begins at 9 Tickets are per person To make reservations call 6256954 Arts ft crafts An arts and sale is scheduled for 9 to 2 Saturday at the New Braunfels Christian Academy The Family Teacher Fellowship is sponsoring the FLEXIBLE SPENDING USE IT OR LOSE IT If you have money in your medical savings account you will lose it if you dont use it by the end of the year Eyeglasses are a medical expense Creative Kyevvear S44 N Wai mil New Braimfels Give a Christmas Gift that Lasts For memories too precious to be erased by time All instock ccdar chests on Stile Johnson Furniture Co 283 South Seguin Avenue New Braunfels 6255321 sale For more information call 629 6222 Candlelight tour the ninth annual Candlelight Tour sponsored by the Conservation Society the Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture and the Sophienburg Museum and Archives is set for 5 to 8 Saturday The public is invited to enjoy a taste of German culture at each museum where selected German cookies and punch will be served Each museum will feature a display of Christmas decorations Tickets are available from rrtuseum members or can be purchased the day of the tour at any of the museums for Children under 18 are admitted free when accompanied by a parent Athletes banquet The Canyon High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes invites the public to participate in its 1996 winter banquet from to Dec 12 at the Holiday Inn Max Lucado will be the feature speaker Only 125 tickets are available at each Tickets may be purchased at the Canyon High School office or at the Sheep Shop in the outlet mall through Dec 10 Door prizes will be given Tour of homes The annual Christmas Tour of Homes sponsored by the New Braunfels Republican Women is set for 1 to 5 Dec 14 Tickets are and can be purchased at The Collection ChinaNThings and The Cottage in Gruene Homes on the tour include the Warren and Cheryl Williams home at 2339 Normandy Grace the Dona Bruns home at 422 Saddle Tree the Carol and Jerry Belton home at 716 Wood Road and the Gruene Country Homestead Inn at 832 Gruene Road For more information call Republican headquarters at 6296442 Historical journey Die Historische or Historical Christmas Journey a live performance will be presented as a Christmas Card to the Community by the First Protestant Downtown Market Square Fredericksburg DECEMBER 13 14 15 A German Christmas village of booths filled with toys decora tions confections handcrafted specialties music German food and fun for all Preview Party Friday December 13 Twos The Night Before Markf Catered Buffet Mod German Music Limited Tickets sold in adxoDCft only Special for Auction CALL 2109978515 Kristkinell December 14 15 Sat Sun Shopping Galon Wandering Minstrels Father Christmas Adults Children 2109978515 Box 585 Fredericksburg TX 78624 Church on Dec 14 Narrarated ongoing tours will run from 5 to 7 Guests will visit eight stations with settings activities and costumes depicting a landmark time during the more than 150year history of New Braunfels and the church Beginning with the first Christmas of the German settlers arriving at the Texas coast and culminating with a live Nativity the third annual event is one of the highlights of celebrating Christmas in New Braunfels Hot cider and German cookies will be served in the Reno and Evelyne Schumann Hall following the There is no admission charge For more information contact Jackie or Charlene Nolte at 210 6291000 OOP womens party The Canyon Lake Republican Women are having their annual Christmas party and installation of officers on Dec 18 at the Dam Red Barn off of FM 306 Happy Hour begins at and dinner is set for Tickets are and reservations should be made before Dec 12 by calling Patsy Newton at 9643585 or Lucille Biegel at 899 3610 Foundation open noucv The Youth Care Foundation a nonprofit residential treatment center is having a community open house from 1 to 5 Dec 18 at the center at 652 Old Bear Creek Road Activities include Christmas carols and tours and refreshments will be served If interested in helping the center meet the needs of todays youth you may want to become a volunteer For more information call 6096616 A logo for the New Braunfels Womens Chamber of Commerce will be selected at the organizations holiday party and mixer from 7 to 9 Dec 19 at The Splendors at 550 Cross River St Members should bring their designs RSVP to Joyce Hendricks at 6254975 Guests and spouses are welcome and dress is Christmas casual Tickets are for members and for guests Decorating committee volunteers should call Susan Phillips at 609 5030 Turkay cars The National Kidney Foundation is offering a Nifty Gifty Buck from H EB for every turkey of a vehicle donated to the Kidney Car Campaign while supplies last The vehicles can be in any condition and the foundation offers free towing For more details call the National Kidney Foundation at 8291299 or toll free outside Bexar County at UP UP 6 THE kflTEPiHET Sign yourself and all your friends up for local New Braunfels access to the Internet and get RiH htftpnat access Be responsible for the MOST 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