New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, August 24, 1997, Page 7

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

August 24, 1997

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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 24, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas Herald-Zeitung g Sunday, August 24,1997 g 7AWe’ re Meeting The Alamo Schuetzen Vereia will host its annual German Sausage Dinner and Prize Shoot today at the Alamo Shooting Club’s property. Gcrman-style prize shoot begins at 9 a.m. and family-style dinner will be from noon to 2 pm. Club property is Al miles north of Farm-to-Market on Old Nacogdoches Road. Adult dinners are $5 with meals for children 12 and younger $3. For information call (210) 656-1741. The Fraternal Order of Eagles 2999 will have ajoint birthday supper on Monday. Cost is $2. Members with birthdays in August eat free. The Republican Men’s Clab of Comal County will meet at 7:30 pm. Tuesday at the new Guadalupe Valley Telephone Cooperative conference room. Franklin Demuth will give an update on the McKenna Memorial Hospital construction projects and the hospital foundation. The Unitarian Universalists will have Thee Chessher speak on “The Anchorage UU Church, Deja Vu” at the Faith United Church of Christ, 970 N. Looop 337, Wednesday at 7:30 pm. Thea recently traveled to Alaska where she had the opportunity to visit the Anchorage Unitarian Universalists Church — very interesting! There will be no pictures and no travel tour. The public invited. Child care will be provided. The American Legion Comal Post 179 at 410 West Coll St. will have a “build your own sandwich** meeting from 3 to 7 p.m. on Labor Day, Sept I, at the Post Home. The event is free to all Legionnaires, Auxiliary, Sons of the American Revolution and junior auxiliary members who have paid their 1998 membership dues. You may pay your dues at the door and join in on the feast. There is a $3 charge for guests. The German-Amerkan Society will conduct its annual picnic starting at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 2 at area IO in Landa Paul. A $4 charge applies to non-members only. A short business meeting will be conducted and entertainment will be provided by Die Kartoffelpuffers (Jewell and Bob Blang). In case of inclement weather, picnic will be moved indoors to hmemm Legion Hall at 410 WJ. Coll St. For information, call Florence Riedel at 625-2760. £ Comal County Rails to Trails will conduct two community information meetings in September. The group is a local non-profti organization with the vision of making a scenic trail through New Braunfels for runners, joggers, walkers, bicyclists and others. The first meeting will be IO arn Sept 6 in the Eden Home Friendship Room, 631 Lakeview Boulevard. The second meeting will be 7 pm Sept 8 in the St. Paul Lutheran Church Chapel, 181 S. Santa Clara Ave. Call 629-2130 or 620-4519 for informebon. The Green Thumb Garden Club will meet Sept 9 at IO am at picnic area 16 in Lands Park. Hostesses will be Dottle Walker, Bootsie Young and Comae Frederick. The program will be a book review by Joyce Billingsley. Members of the Guadalupe Valey American Legion Foal #35 and Auxiliary will be distributing poppies Sept. 19 and 20 at local businesses. The donated proceeds of this distribution are invested in local programs for the benefit of .the veteran and his or her family. Please give generously. This year the distribution is dedicated to MIA-POWs from all wars. The Haas, Krucktmeyer, Bruemmer, Rauch rsuniau will be at the Albert Kypfer Lodge in Clem Springs on Sept 21, beginning at ll am Each family is asked to bring a meat and vegetable dish, and dessert if desired. For more information, call Raymond Haas at (830) 6064)567. The Bouk Review Club will meet at IO a.m. Sept. 23 at the Senior Center. Coffee will be served at 9:30 am “The Persian Pickle Chib” will be reviewed by Betty Taya Flying Squares Ounce Club will begin classes on Sept. 16 at 7:30 pm. Tuesdays at the Bracken United Methodist Church, Farm-to-Market Road 2252. Call (210) 655-6622, (830) 609-1177 or (830) 609-0484 or e-mail [email protected] The Canyon High School Class of 1987 will celebrate a 10-year reunion1 Oct IO and ll. For information, call 620-4610 or (956) 761-7592. Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are conducted ai 1142 Eickel St. at the following times: noon, 5:30 pm. and 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon and 8 p.m. Saturday; and 11 am. and 8 pm. with a noon women’s meeting on Sunday. Call 625-0057 or 620-4354 for more information. . The New Braunfels Chapter No. 771 Order of the Eastern Star meets at 7:30 pm every first Monday of the month at the Masonic Hall, 1157 W. San Antonio, except on national holidays, when meetings will be at 7:30 p.m. the following Monday. At 6:30 pm every Wednesday, the Herb Club meets at the New Braunfels Senior Citizens Center at 665 Landa St. Admission is free. There is no age limit The mission of the Herb Chib is to help each other take control of his own health through herbal nutrition education. Doctors, chiropractors, herbalists and other types of therapists are guest speakers at these meetings. For more information, call Mary McFadden, Certified Herbalist Consultant, at 625-5935. The Cancer Dialoge Support Group meets every third Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at The Medical Team office. Executive Plaza Building (Randolph-Brooks Credit Union), 555 Interstate 35 West #150. This is a change from the previous location at Hospice Rock House. The meeting is open to anyone who would like to share concerns and information with each other. For more information, call 629-8181 or 1-800-1008. Comal County Rails to Trails meet at IO am the first Saturday of every month. The community group pavilion* staking a scenic trail tnfougn Nowfjraianeq. Meetings are at the Eden Home, 631 Lakeview, in the Friendship Room. Call 629-2130 or 620-4519 for information. Overeaten Anonymous meets at 7:15 p.m. every Monday at the First Church of the Nazarene, 1465 Interstate 35 East Call 606-3053 for information. Graduates of the 1942 class of New Braunfels High School will meet the second Friday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Tree Tops Riverside Grille for dinner and fellowship. All classmates and spouses are encouraged to attend. The literature Club meets from 7 to 9 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays of the month. The group welcomes literature enthusiasts to read and discuss contemporary authors. Call 643-0062 for information. The Comal County Women’s Center offers the following groups on an ongoing basis: “Letting Go” is a support group for women whose lives have been affected by violence and abuse of a physical, emotional or sexual nature who are striving for self-understanding, life enhancement, daily coping strategies and stress management skills. It meets at 6 p.m. Mondays. HEART (Help End Abusive Relationship Tendencies) is-a 12-step recovery program for physically or emotionally abused or formerly abused women. It meets at noon on Tuesdays. “Working the Steps” will be presented once a month as a supplemental study and discussion of the 12 steps and their* application in our daily lives. It meets at 5 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month. An “Adults Molested As Children” support group is offered for survivors of childhood sexual abuse who desire to deal with their past pain and learn how to better the quality of their lives today, h meets at 7 p.m. Monday. For information about these groups or services, call 620-7520. Smoke-free Bingo can be played in Seguin: 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Hermann Sons on Highway 90; 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays at the Knights of Columbus Hall near Starcke Park; 12:30 p.m. Thursdays at Seguin Elks Lodge on Early Bird Lane; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at McQueeney Lions Hall on Farm-to-Market 78; 7:15 p.m. Fridays and Sundays at American Legion on Kingsbury Street; and 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays at McQueeney Veterans of Foreign Wars on Gallagher Road. Bingo can be played in New Braunfels: 7:15 p.m. Mondays at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 111 Landa St; 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays at the Holy Family Church, 245 S. Hidalgo; 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the American Legion Post 179, Academy Avenue and West Coll Street; 7 p.m. Thursdays at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 257 E. South St.; 7 p.m. Friday at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 71 IO, 600 Peace Ave. Bingo, hosted by the American Legion Post No. 35, can be played at 7 p.m. Saturdays at the Comal County Sportsman Club, 252 S. Kowald Lane. .Vet,*-. J'J    IIH Oil. IO* 23 !' * The ScbettlMCiboto*School is planning a reunion for classes 1944 through 1949. For details call 658-4290, 372-1728 or 609-2692 Prepare yourself for higher income, job advancement, personal satisfaction and success. Developing your speaking skills will make the difference in how far you can go. If you want to move ahead, the New Braunfels Toastmasters Clab is here for you. It meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Summit Center, 240 South Interstate 35. Call 629-4042 for information. The New Braunfels High School Clam of 1999 meets at 8 a.m. every first Saturday of the month at the New Braunfels Smokehouse for breakfast. Mi \ 11: Bridging the Gap... Between the Doctor’s I Office and the Emergency Room New Braunfels Minor Emergency YOU DON'T NEED AN APPOINTMENT 226 N. UNION 609-3413 Hours: M-F 10-9 Sat. 10-5 mr Comer of Lands & Walnut New Braunfels, TX 620-7263 • 620-7270 The Ultimate Concepts in: • Perms • Frosting • Therapeutic Facials    • Massage Therapy • Hair Color    •    Waxing    •    Silk Wraps • Sun-Glits    •    Brow 4k Lash Dye    • Acrylic Overlays • Tan    •    Pedicure    •    Manicures The Republican Family Club of Comal County holds its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at the New Braunfels Christian Church Fellowship Hall on North Loop 337. The public is invited. Families are welcome. Retired Federal Employees meet at 9:30 a.m. on the third Friday each month at the Senior Citizens Center on Landa Street. Refreshments are served. Retired federal employees are invited to attend. Call 625-5382 for information. A group of people with the desire to come together weekly for fellowship and study based on the 12-step model from a Christian perspective has formed “Bethesda Pool.” This group is open to the community and currently meets from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sundays at First United Methodist Church. For more information, call J.R. at 620-0253. The Hill Country Chorus, New Braunfels* own chapter of the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America, meets at 7 p.m. every Tuesday at the First Baptist Church’s Rice Hall on Cross Street. The group would like to have more men to help “Keep America Singing.” The Hill Country Chorus is in dire need of tenors; you do not have to be an accomplished singer to be a Barbershopper. Big, beautiful people and their admirers will be gathering on the first and third Saturday each month at Kramer’s on Perrin-Beitel in San Antonio. For more information, call Linda at (210) 899-4173. TM 'Alzheimer’* Support Group meets on the third Tuesday of each month. Anyone who has a friend or family member with Alzheimer’s disease is invited to share common concerns, offer one another comfort and provide understanding in living with their caregiving situation. For more information, call Jan Harrison at 629-8181. linty Carpet The Tri-County Chronic Fatigu Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Support Group meets on the second Saturday of every month from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. All meetings are conducted in the snack bar at H.E.B. in New Braunfels. For additional information, cai John Morrow at 606-0455 (metro). INSTALLATION •SERVICE I 2 Iii)    C    am    on    I    .ike    80(1-53    I    -3    I    53 ‘/our test value everifdaif! Office Furniture Showroom 900 South Seguin Ave. (by the underpass) ”^0.3979 Let's Talk Real Estate by Mickey Ferrell, CRB, CRS, GRI Broker/Owner THE BUYER’S BROKER Agents who list themselves as buyer brokers are solely responsible to home buyers. In an effort to help buyer make informed decisions, buyer brokers will (among other things) research sellers’ motivations for selling. This valuable information can help buyers in their price negotiations with sellers In addition. buyer brokers negotiate with sellers on the buyers' behalf and keep all of the buyers* financial information confidential. In most cases, the buyer's agent comes out of the transactor imot Buyer brokers who do not * < un this arrangement may ask for a flat * The use of buyer brokers is becoming -increasingly popular option as buyers look for agents who will take their side in the home-buying process. If you're looking for a Buyer's Broker, call MICKEY FERRELL REALTORS, INC. As buyers’ agents, we ll negotiate a hon* s price in YOUR favor and will provide yr u with information on all properties avowable, including UNLISTED properties (FSBOs, probate, foreclosures, and bank owned). 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