Friday, December 6, 1996

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 6, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas 8A n HeraldZeituna n Friday December Stammtisch Class of 59 The New Braunfels High School Class of 1959 will meet for breakfast at 8 Saturday at the New Braunfels Smokehouse The class meets the first Saturday of every month For more information call 6091325 No trees The New Braunfels Optimist Club is not selling Christmas trees this year We regret any inconvenience this causes our customers who have been so faithful over the years We ask for your continued support for future projects in our community Christmas camp 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 Reach for a Star Reach for a Star is looking for donations of toys cash and time to help give local children a Christmas We willbe wrapping on Dec 21 starting at 10 and Dec 22 beginning at noon at Red McCombs Universal Motors For more information call 6299387 or 608 9406 Canyon Lake banquet The New Braunfels Canyon Lake Area Association is having its annual banquet today 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 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 sale For more information callj629 6222 v 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 museum 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 Defensive driving The Comal Independent School Districts Community Education Program is offering a defensive driving class from 6 to 9 Monday and Thursday at Mountain Valley Elementary School Bill Wells is the instructor For more information call 6258081 or 885 7674 Ext 301 USDA commodities The Community Council of South Central Texas will be issuing Department of Agriculture commodities to incomeeligible households from 8 to 5 Tuesday at 487 Rothe Loop in New Braunfels Under the guidelines of the Texas Department of Human Services all recipients will be required to complete an application in order to determine eligibility and must bring proof of residency identity and income Items will be distributed on a firstcome firstserve basis because the supply is limited Discrimination on the basis of race color national origin age sex disability political belief or religion is forbidden Global Christianity The Unitarian Universalists will have April Goldsmith a student at Austin Theological Seminary speak on Christianity as a Wold Religion at Wednesday at Faith United Church of Christ 970 N Loop 337 All are welcome luncheon The New Braunfels Multiple Sclerosis Support Group will have its annual Christmas party at noon Thursday at Ryans Steak House There is a gift exchange For more information call Dee Ryden at 625 0335 Athletes banquet The Canyon High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes invites the public to participate in its 1996 winter banquet from to Thursday 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 Tuesday Door prizes will be given Class of 42 The New Braunfels High School Class of 42 is having its Christmas dinner and meeting at Dec 13 at Krauses Each person is to bring a can of food that will be donated to the Food Bank Each lady should bring a dozen cookies For more information call Jim Rheinlaender at 6255445 Starry benefit Grapes of Wrath will perform from 8 to midnight Dec 13 at Saengerhalle at a benefit dance for Reach for a Star The cover charge will be one toy and one canned good or and one canned good For more information call 6089406 after 5 Tour of homes The annual Christmas Tour of Homes sponsored by the New Braunfels Republican Women is set for I to 5 Dec 14 Tickets are and can be purchased at The Collection ChinaNThings and The Cottage in Gruene Three beautifully decorated homes as well as a restored bed and breakfast will be on the tour Homes on the tour include the Warren and Cheryl Williams home at 2339 Normandy Grace the Mother Nature Learning Center PreSchool 16 NOW OPEN And Accepting PreRegistration Ask About Our Registration Special Locally Owned and Operated by Craig Beth Hall Open 6 urn 630 pm Monday Friday 1361 County Line Rd UP UP THE bilTEHilET Sign yourself and all your friends up for local New Braunfels access to the Internet and get Full Internet Access Fast Access Low Monthly Fees Be responsible for the MOST new signups between now Dec 12 and get a FREE Hot Air Balloon Ride over New Braunfels during GJowfest on nee 14 FOP more information on Glowfest ft CompuVlskm Internet Services aee Voice or FAX 6080808 Dona Bruns home at 422 Saddle Tree the Carol and Jerry Bolton home at 716 Wood Road and the Gruene Country Homestead Inn at 832 Gruene Road Light refreshments will be served at each of the homes For more information call Republican headquarters at 629 6442 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 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 amithe church Beginning witht he first Christmas of the German settlers arriving at the Texas coast and culminating with a live Nativity the third annual event is 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 First Protestant Church is located on the comer of Seguin and Coll streets one block from the Main Plaza There is no admission charge For more information contact Jackie or Charlene Nolle 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 Thursday by calling Patsy Newton at 9643585 or Lucille Biegel at 899 3610 Foundation open house 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 The foundation also will accept gifts If interested in helping the center meet the needs of todays youth you may want to become a more information call 6096616 Womens chamber 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 Hcndricks 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 Hearty harvest A free community dinner will be conducted from 5 to 8 Dec 23 at the New Braunfels Civic Center Santa Claus will be there to greet everyone and to distribute toys as part of Harvest from the Heart Volunteers are needed on Dec 22 for meal preparation and on Dec 23 to decorate sort toys serve meals and clean up the kitchen New unwrapped toys may be brought to First Commercial Bank at 654 Landa St or Kraft Mobiletel at 679 S Seguin Ave For more inforamtion or to volunteer call 6252322 or 625 2661 Turkey cars The National Kidney Foundation is offering a Nifty Gifty Buck from HEB 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 Ballroom dancing A 50s and 60s club is forming for ballroom dancing and socializing for couples and singles to enjoy a mixture of country and western and popular music To sign up call 606 4291 between 6 and 9 Assistance to the disabled Don Guenther the VISTA volunteer for Comal County will be at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center from 2 to 6 Monday through Friday He will be available to assist all citizens with 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 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 Come See Us At Our New Location 650B South Seguin Next to TJs Burgers 6251495 Receive Karen Susan Sharon Kristin Off Your First Visit With This Ad WalkIns Welcome Hours Evenings LJIU PLAZA DINER Enjoy Great Dining at the Plaza Diner in Historic Downtown New Braunfels Breakfast Lunch Dinner Evening Specials Broiled Salmon with Basil Cream Sauce Fresh Basil Pesto overBowtie Pasta Mon Thurs 1030am9pm Fri Sat Sun 367 Main Plaza 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 72 Members of the Canyon High School Class of 1972 should contact Maureen Magin Haas at 210 629 4558 about information concerning fellow classmates The 25th class reunion is planned for the coming summer 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 Childrens advocates Court Appointed Special Advocates of Central Texas Inc is conducting a 40hour course to train volunteer advocates beginning in 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 an 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 more information call the Health Department at 6205595 Saturday Oct 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 thje post at 6250179 the New Braunfejs High School office at 6256271 r Hugh Talbott the contest chairman at 6251472 Class of77 The New Braunfels High School Class of 1977 is planning its 20th year class reunion for JulyIS 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 Adult education Adult Education Literacy a cooperative effort by Comal Guadalupe and Kendall counties is offering free classes for adults working toward general education degrees Classes are held from 7 to 9 Tuesdays and Thursdays at Carl Schurz Elementary School 633 W Coll 7 to 9 Mondays and Wednesdays at the Comal Leadership Institute 1050 Interstate 35 East and 9 to 4 Mondays through Thursdays at the Community Service Center CaddellSt The cooperative is planningua formal graduation ceremony in May TODAYS CROSSWORD PUZZLE ACROSS 1 Sponsorship 6 Chirp 10 Tarzans riend 14 Sing softly 15 Iowa town 16 Kingsley or Martin 17 Lasso 18 Count on 19 Wordsworth for one 20 Darkroom item 22 Risk 24 Miscalculates 25 Closet item 26 Schedule 30 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