New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, February 8, 2000, Page 2

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

February 08, 2000

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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 8, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2A — Herald-Zeitijng — Tuesday, February 8, 2000 Highway crews work along 1-35 near Walnut Avenue Dittlinger IV a tor a1 Bridal Caverns Garden Ridge Northcliff* Canyon City Clear Springs In the city • Academy from Business 35 to the frontage road will be closed until until Friday. • The 300 block of Perryman will be closed until Feb. 18. • Loma Vista from the frontage road to Morningside Drive will be closed until Feb. 18. • The outside southbound lane of Interstate 35 from half mile south of Walnut Avenue to half mile north of Ruekle Road will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday as the contractor repairs the road’s shoulder.Heute Today Hoy Dia I    X    JL.    -ML TODAY Sunny Highs mid 70s NE wind 5 to 10 mph TONIGHT Partly cloudy Lows mid 40s N wind 5 to 10 mph Midland 32/7« . - • Dallas 41 AM Sunrise/sunset    Texas weather Sunrise.............................................7:20 a.m. Tuesday. Feb. 8 o    .    cie AccuWeather* forecast for daytime conditions, low/high temperatures Sunset..............................................6:16    p.m.    r——  —-- Pollen counts Amarillo 29 fro Molds........................................................404    —    . Mountain cedar...........................................98 (Provided courtesy of Dr. Frank Hampel) ti *>•»© 34 rn River flow Edwards    Aquifer.............................. Comal River..................................... cfs Canyon Dam inflow.......................63    cfs Canyon Dam outflow ........    95    cfs Canyon Dam lake level...._______905.77 feet.    I C 2000 Accut¥MTer inc above -'ear, sea level .................. NBD pumping report    _ J* Surface water .........6.26    r'liltor    gallons Well water...............4*    522 ~ ice ga ons Extended forecast: Wednesday, partly cloudy, lows in the 40s, highs Moon phases    in the 70s; Thursday, increasing First quarter    Feb.    12    cloudiness, lows in the 50s, highs    in Full moon...ZZZZ.  Fee’    19    the 70s; Friday, mostly cloudy, slight Last quarter....................................Feb.    26    chance of rain, lows in the 40s, New moon......................................March    5    highs in the 70s. Brownsvtllt 54 /77 • mm    vmr- Ran Flumes Snow ice Road Construction IWeatherHeads Up► Before the crisis McKenna Hospital, Hospice-New Braunfels, and New Braunfels Ministerial Alliance are sponsoring a four-session program, “Before the Crisis Hits.” Open discussion allows preparation for necessary action and prevents poorly considered decisions during a crisis. Lawyers, doctors and other professionals will lead these discussions. You are /    \    < welcome to attend any or all of these free sessions. This fourth and last session will be on Community Resources, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Comal Inn, 424 Comal Ave., in New Braunfels.^-Winter concert New Braunfels High School Winter Band Concert will be at 7 p.m. today. Please come and enjoy an evening of music in the high school cafeteria. Call 625-3800 if you have a question.► Dynamic duos The next session of the New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department program, “Dynamic Duos,” will be held on Thursday. The program is open to children ages 3 through 5. Each program session features stories, arts and crafts, games and other activities. The program is held on the second Thursday of each month from September through May. Cost of the program is $3 per child, and children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration for “Dynamic Duos” continues at Landa Recreation Center and will be accepted through Wednesday. Pre-registration is encouraged. For more information, please call the Landa Recreation Center at 608-2167.^Winter reception The 2nd Annual Winter Texan Reception is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday at Rio Raft Company. Games and prizes will be offered so come join the fun. A couple is reunited with their kidnapped son in ‘There Was A Little Boy,” airing at 7 p.m. on USA (cable channel 31). Cybil Shepherd and John Heard co-star. See TV SCHEDULE/8Birthdays/ Anniversaries Happy Birthday to Lola Richards (100 years), Lillian Jacoby and Linda Bligh (52 years). To have a birthday or anniversary listed here, call 625-9144.Out of the Backpack ,A L    • ’ 'J U a- • New Braunfels Christian Academy Lunch: pizza, salad, applesauce, milk Head Start Breakfast: Cream of Wheat or bran-flakes, grape juice, milk. Lunch: sliced turkey with gravy, broccoli with cheese, dressing, banana half, milk Nancy Ney Charter School Lunch: hot dogs, baked beans, carrot and celery sticks with dip, cookie, milk Comal ISD Breakfast: pancakes with syrup and sausage, juice, milk. Lunch: lasagna or chicken fryz, vegetables, fruit, milk New Braunfels ISD Lamar Primary, Memorial Primary, Seele Elementary, Carl Schurz Elementary, Lone Star Primary and Memorial Intermediate Breakfast: scrambled egg with toast or cereal, juice, milk. Lunch: pizza or chicken and noodles with roll, tossed salad, buttered com, fresh orange, milk Memorial Elementary, Oak Run, middle and high schools Breakfast: scrambled egg with toast or cereal or breakfast taco, juice, milk. Lunch: pizza or chicken and noodles with roll or ham and cheese sandwich, tossed salad, buttered corn, fresh orange, milkGovernment Community Development Advisory Committee — 6 p.m. today at the city’s municipal building, conference room AJB, 424 S. Casten Ave. City of New Braunfels Transportation Planning Workshop — 6:30 p.m. today at the city’s municipal building, council chambers. New Braunfels Drainage Advisory Committee — 6:30 p.m. today at the city’s municipal building, meeting room B.Clubs New Braunfels Lodge No. 1109, A.F. & A.M. — 7:30 p.m. today at the Masonic Lodge Building, 1157 W. San Antonio St. The District Deputy of Masonic District 35B will be making his official visit. Comal County Genealogy Society — 7:30 p.m. today at Nonwest Bank Annex. Virginia Baker will speak about the Hill Country Heritage Museum in the Sattler area. Board meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. San Antonio Section of the American Society for Quality — at 6:30 p.m. at the Crystal Steakhouse on Loop 410 between Nacogdoches and Broadway in San Antonio. Speaker Elenar Johnson’s topic will be “ISO 2000 Updates.” Call (830) 372-7241 for more information. Christian Women’s Club of New Braunfels — 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Holiday Inn. Cost is $9 and all-inclusive. The program will feature Repair and Restoration of Collectibles by Adonna Wilkinson of Canyon Lake; Music Restores the Soul by Ron Griffith of Carlsbad, N.M.; and Restoration of a Life (From Tragedy to Triumph by Echo Griffith of Carlsbad, N.M. Reservations are necessary and cancellations are essential. United Methodist Women — Roast Beef Dinner in Wesley Hall of First United Methodist Church today. Serving hours are 5 to 6 p.m. Menu includes roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, slaw, bread and beverages. Proceeds will be used for the mission projects of the United Methodist Women. Bingo in New Braunfels — 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays at the Holy Family Church, 245 S. Hidalgo. New Braunfels Children’s Chorus — rehearsals from 4:15 to 5:45 p.m. every Tuesday in the choir room of First Protestant Church. Children ages 8 to 14 are encouraged to attend. New students wishing to join can be registered by their parents following the rehearsal. For information, call 608-9427. Hill Country Chorus — 7 p.m. every Tuesday at First Baptist Church, 733 Cross St. Community Centers BULVERDE SENIOR CENTER Aerobics (easy pace) every Tuesday. All activities take place at 1747 E. Ammann Road in Bulverde. For information, call (830) 438-3111. COMAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. — fitness center 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. — aqua aerobics with Nadya Lehmann 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. — aqua aerobics 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — thrift shop open 9:30 a.m. — ceramics class 11:30 a.m. congregate meals noon — beginning bridge 12:30 p.m. — Skat/cards 1 p.m. — bidding bridge 4:30 p.m. — doggers CANYON LAKE ACTION CENTER Noon to 4 p.m. — mixed bridge 6 p.m. — line dancingSports SPORTS ON TV 6 p.m. (ESPN) College Basketball Michigan State at Purdue. (Live) 415392 7 p.m. (TNT) NBA Basketball Seattle Supersonics at San Antonio Spurs. From the Alamodome in San Antonio. (Live) 186330 (TNN) Bowling Rockin’ Bowl. Purdue meets the University of Kansas in traditional and offbeat bowling events. From Las Vegas. (Taped) 422663 7:30 p.m. (FXSP) NBA Basketball Cleveland Cavaliers at Houston Rockets. From the Compaq Center in Houston. (Live) 763021Sign Up The New Braunfels Toastmasters Club can dramatically improve your public speaking and leadership skills in a supportive atmosphere. For information, call 620-7358. New Braunfels High School Project Graduation 2000 will be funded by proceeds from a “roast” of vice principal Mike Rimer. Everyone is invited. A barbecue dinner will be served. Show your support by sponsoring a table. Tables for 10 are $150. To reserve a table or for information, call 620-9006 or 625-7693. The Community Council of South Central Texas Inc. Head Start Program is compiling a Support Group Directory, which includes drop-in centers, crisis intervention programs, parenting classes, support groups and recreational and social activities. The directory will be available to Head Start parents as a resource. Interested organizations can call Mary Soto at (830) 379-8110. Applications are being accepted at New Braunfels Housing Authority for Elderly/Disabled from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at Laurel Plaza Apartments, 300 Laurel Lane. For information, call 625-6908. The Knights of Columbus Council 4183 invites all Catholic men to join the council. For information, call (830) 832-2302. The Hummel Museum and Art Gallery offers after-school art classes for children ages 6 to 12. Cristy Waymer teaches the classes. The art projects are hands-on experiences based on art history. Children will study cave paintings to contemporary paintings and learn different lessons from all time periods. Classes take place at the Hummel Museum, 199 Main Plaza. To register or for information, call 625-5636. Partner’s Bridge takes place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. To sign up, call Minnie at 620-6812.Have A Heart gqffyiinr', W Connections’ Thrift Shop has various items for sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at 1414 W. San Antonio St. To volunteer, provide donations or inquire about specific items, call 629-9075. The Help One Student to Succeed Program (HOSTS) offers mentoring classes. Volunteers are needed at Memorial Primary, Memorial Elementary, Carl Schurz Elementary, Seele Elementary and Lone Star Primary. To help a child with reading and math, call 620-7533. Family Outreach of Comal County .* seeks interested adults older then age ‘ 21 for volunteer opportunities. The not-for-profit social service center needs help with publicity, newsletters, fundraising, grant writing, counseling, sup- I port groups and more. lf you have a special skill you would \ like to share for a few hours a month, call 620-1299. 4 ii American Cancer Society, Comal County Unit, is recruiting volunteer drivers for the “Road to Recovery” program, a group of volunteers who drive *' cancer patients to and from their med-ical treatment when they have no ** other means of transportation. Patients j< must be ambulatory.    * Additional insurance coverage is provided and mileage can be reim- { bursed. Anyone interested, call coordi-nator Bob Peterson at 625-3252.    j. Connections’ 24-hour crisis line ' continues to be the final helping link in ,l' New Braunfels for those needing infor- at mation, referral or just someone who so will listen to them. The new number for ;)< the crisis line is 629-6571 or (800)    j--. 532-8192.    1C OI Support Groups “The First Step’’ support group for SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) will meet from 6:30 to 8    "*1 p.m. today at McKenna Rehabilitation n and Sports Fitness Center, 750 Landa - 1 St.    Til The group meets the second Tuesday of each month. For information, call 625-7500 or 620-0452. To place information in the Heads Up column, call editorial assistant Christina Minor at 625-9144, ext. 222. What’s on TV Tonight ;