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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 19, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas HeraldZeitunggThursday December Stammtisch Tins Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7110 Auxiliary is participating in the Lacks eighth annual TrimaTree for Charity drive by decorating a tree at the furniture store in New Braunfels The public is invited to bring a non perishable food item to vote for the display they like best The food will go tlie Food Bank The auxiliary encourages the public to attend The last day to vote is Saturday Drive A Christmas Angels clothes drive is being conducted 10 to 6 Saturday and Sunday at the Oakwood Inn across from K mart at the Interstate 35 and Highway 46 interchange The drive is seeking old or used clothes shoes and linens Proceeds will benefit charities in New Braunfels Drive organizers also are asking charities that need their help to contact them For more information call 9143846 Center needs The Womens Center is in need of clear gallon size glass jars with lids for food storage and size 5 xxlarge diapers If you are able to help call the Womens Center at 6207520 Ho 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 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 will be wrapping on Saturday starting at 10 and Sunday beginning at noon at Red McCombs Universal Motors For more information call 6299387 or 608 9406 Class of 72 The New Braunfels High School Class of 1972 needs help finding addresses for classmates If you can help call Douglas Heilmann at 629 7422 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 today 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 review Howard Schulz will review The Ladies of Seneca Falls by Miriam Gurko at the Book Review Club meeting at 10 Jan 28 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 disabilities 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 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 scholarship to the winner and scholarships of and to the secondand thirdplace finishers respectively If interested in entering call the post at 6250179 the New Braunfels High School office at 625 6271 or Hugh Talbott the contest chairman at 6251472 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 ai uonna 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 Leaaersnip Institute 1050 Interstate 35 East and 9 to 4 Mondays through Thursdays at the Community Service Center 132 Caddell St Independent living The Austin Resource Center for Independent Living Inc now has a New Braunfels office open from 1 to 5 on Fridays at 839 N Walnut Business Center on Interstate 35 South The center part of a national network of independent living centers established by the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 serves as an advocate for the disabled while also providing peer support and training for living independent lives Seeking donations The Community Service Thrift Shop is now soliciting All items are welcomed Furniture appliances clothing cooking utensils etc Bring donations to 132 Caddell Lane or contact Pete for pickups on Tuesday and Wednesday Candlelight service The Church of Unity is holding a special candlelight service for Christmas at 7 Sunday at the Comal County Senior Citizens Center at 655 Landa St The public is invited to share worship fellowship and refreshments Hearty harvest A free community dinner will be conducted from 5 to 8 Monday at the New Braunfels Civic Center Santa Claus will be there to greet everyone and to distribute toys Volunteers are needed on Sunday for meal preparation and on Monday 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 information or to volunteer call 6252322 or 625 661 New Years Eve The American Legion Hall in Seguin will have a New Years Eve dance beginning at 8 Tommy Banek will perform the music Tickets are each Cheery breakfast A pancake breakfast sponsored by the McDonalds at Interstate 35 and Highway 46 is set for 6 to Jan 6 to help the Canyon High School cheerleaders raise money to go to a national competition in Orlando Fla All the pancakes you can eat will be available for Prizes will be awarded on the hour between 7 and Theater passes The Circle Arts Theatres 1997 season pass designed for holiday giving is available at ChinanThings in Landa Plaza and Kristis in downtown New Braunfels The pass offers flexibile use of admissions and represents a 25 percent savings over box office prices No passes will be sold after Jan 15 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 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 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 SALE AT THIS STORE ONLY ALL OTHER WEINERS 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