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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 11, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 Friday, March 11, 2011 — Herald-Zeitung — Page 9  CLUBS, SUPPORT GROUPS, MEETINGS  DAILYPLANNER  wnwTTwm"- “ìr  TODAY'S EVENTS  NEW BRAUNFELS DONOR ROOM  Date: Monday through Saturday Location: 651 N. Business 35, Suite 830, The Marketplace You should know: Donate blood 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday,  9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Information: (830) 625-5401  DAYTIME BINQO  Dates: Wednesdays, and Fridays Time: Noon to 3 p.m.  Location: Seguin Elks Lodge You should know: Cash-only Bingo Information: (830) 303-5844  WATER AEROBICS  Date: Fridays Time: 8-9:15 a.m.  Location: Senior Center,  6% Landa St  Cost Free with membership to Senior Center and pool room Information: 629-4547  SENIOR STRENGTH EXERCISE CLASS  Date: Mondays and Wednesdays Fridays  Time: 9:30-10:30 a.m.  Location: Comal County Senior Center  You should know: If you want to exercise, but can't do it home alone, try the Senior Strength Chair Exercise class. Members of the Center can exercise for $2 a class. Taught by a certified fitness instructor. Come the first time for free. Information: (830) 629-4547 ext 29 or  www.nbsenior.org   CROCHET CLUTCH  Date: Fridays Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m.  Location: Comal County Senior Center  You should know: The Crochet Clutch is for crocheters of all skill levels. We meet to share ideas and patterns. We are looking for new members. Beginners are also welcome.  Information; (830) 624-7400,  apullin1@yahoo.com   CODEPENDENTS ANONYMOUS (CODA) MEETING  Date: Fridays Time: 7-8 p.m.  Location: Church of Christ 1665 Business 35 S. Rm. 16 You should know: A fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy  and loving relationships.  Information: (830) 626-3141 or   tasi1168@yahoo.com   VFW POST 7110 BINGO  Date: Fridays  Time: 7 p.m.; Kitchen opens 6 p.m. Location: 600 Peace Ave.  You should know: Proceeds he'p support veterans and their families, as well as other community programs.  Information: (830) 625-9961  NEW BRAUNFELS WOODCARVER8 CLUB MEETING  Date: Every Friday except major holidays  Time: 12:30-3:30 p.m.  Location: Senior Citizens Center,  655 Landa St  You should know. Anyone interested in woodcarving and/or learning to woodcarve is welcome. No dues, no rules, no officers.  Information: (830) 625-6035, (830)629-9961,(830)899-4750  FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOKSTORE  Date: Monday through Saturday Time: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 6-8:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Location: 700 E. Common St at New Braunfels Public Library You should know. Gently used books, hardbacks $2, paperbacks $1 Information: (830) 627-7824 or  www.nbpl.lib.tx.us/friends.htm   HABITAT RESTORE  Date: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Location: 1269 Industrial Drive You should know All proceeds go toward building affordable homes for families in need.  Information: (830) 625-7005  AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP  Date: Fridays Time: 10-11 a.m.  Location: Faith Lutheran Church Activity Center, 1326 E. Cedar St, across from Seguin High School stadium in Seguin.  No children please.  Information: (830) 372-8947.  NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS  Date: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays  Time: 6:45 p.m.  Location: 24-hour Club, 1142 Eikel St. Information: (210) 710-7359  Gu«st Speaker Comes to TPML  |  Date; Today  Time: 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  Location: Tye Preston Memorial Library at Canyon | Lake  Jeanette Larson, "Hummingbirds: Facts and Folktales from the Americas? Jeanette is not only an author, but trainer, consultant and retired librarian. For information, call I 830-964-3744.  | COMING EVENTS  Doggy Dash  Date: March 12 Time: 9 a.m. to noon Location: Cypress Bend Park You should know: Puppy j Playland is putting on a 3K \ "Doggy Dash" to raise money for a town dog park. Band and activities. Register online at www.braunfels-dogpark.com  Spiritual Practices Workshop Weekend  Date: March 12-13 Location: Community j Fellowship Presbyterian Church, 6761 FM 1102 j You should know: All invited to attend weekend of spiritual practices. Please donate to hep cover costs. Information: www.commu-j nitynb.org or (830) 643-9703  Goodtime Polka and j Waltz Club Dance  | Date: March 12 Time: 7-11 p.m.  Location: Eagles Hall,  257 E. South St.  You should know: Polkas, waltzes, big band and country music.There will be a silent auction. Guests welcome and memberships available.  I The Piano Men  Date: March 12 ! Time: 7:30 p.m.  Location: Brauntex Theatre You should know: Jim Witter will perform 1970s music, featuring Elton John and Billy Joel songs.Tickets j can be purchased at  Brauntex 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Heirloom Tomato Sale  Date: March 12 Time: 9 a.m. until sold out Location: Plant Haus, 956 N. Walnut Ave.  You should know: This is a project of the ORMS Synergy andTarget Math classes. Students began growing the tomato plants from seeds in early January. Prices are $3 to $4 per plant. Money raised from the sale will go to ongoing maintenance costs associated with the school garden and orchard.  American Legion Post 179 Annual Chili/ Bar-B-Que Cookoff  Date: March 12 Time: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Comal Sheriff's Posse Arena You should know: More than 30 teams participating in many categories for awards and prizes.  Sampling tickets, along with beer and soda, will be for sale. Raffle, live music and auction.  Information: (830) 629-0179  Canyon Lake Crop Walk  Date: March 12 Time: 9 a.m. registration, 9:30 a.m. walk Location: Registration at St. Thomas Church, walk is across the dam and back. You should know: Dogs on leashes are welcomed and water provided. Walkers who have solicited pledges or who join the walk will help feed the hungry through Church World Service. Twenty-five percent of funds raised will go to three Comal food banks. Information: berylj@prodi-gy.net  The Pet Pantry  Date: March 12 Time: 8 a.m.  Location: PALS Pet Pantry, Cypress Bend Park You should know: Pantry will be accepting donations of dog/cat food at the Doggy Dash this Saturday. Information: (830) 627-7257  MoveOn Council rally on Behalf of Schools  Date: March 12  Time: 9:30 a.m. parking lot  arrival  Location: Kohl's parking lot for carpool  You should know: MoveOn Council of Comal County will travel to Austin to rally, which will be at 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. from 12th and Trinity to the Capitol grounds. Information:  savetxschools.org. RSVP at  http://pol . moveon. o rg/event/ meeting/113145  Geronimo VFW Dance  Date: March 13 Time: 3-6:30 p.m.  Location: Geronimo VFW, 6808 Hwy. 123 N., Geronimo You should know: Dance hall is smoke free and open to all. Kitchen opens at 2 p.m.  Location: (830) 379-1971  Taize Teaching Session and Service  Date: March 13 Time: 4:30 p.m. training, 7 p.m. Service Location: Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church  Information: www.commu-nitynb.org  Ping Pong Tournament Fundraiser for Japan Missions  Date: March 13 Time: 5-9 p.m.  Location: Freedom Fellowship Church, 410 Oak Run FT  You should know: Ping pong tournament to help Travis Keas raise money for his mission trips to Japan. $10 entry fees; prizes, donations appreciated. Information: (210) 393-0502  Digital Film Club  Date: March 14 Time: 7:30 p.m.  Location: New Braunfels Public Library  You should know: Learn the basics in a fun, supportive group with videographer Charles Agar. Students should have access to a digital video camera and a computer with non-linear  editing software (iMovie,  Final Cut, etc.)  Information: (830) 221-4316  Scrabble Tournament and Brain Research Film  Date: March 14 Time: 2 p.m.  Location: New Braunfels Public Library, 700 E. Common St.  You should know: Learn about the latest advances in brain research, watch a film and participate in a Scrabble tournament.  Information: (830) 221-4316  Captain James Jack Chapter, NSDAR  Date: March 14 Time: 9 a.m. social, 9:30 a.m. meeting  Location: NBISD education center  You should know: Speakers are Jennifer Collier and Alice Jewell about health and education grants at McKenna Community Outreach Program. Information: (830) 303-2813  William Hightower Chapter 35, Sons of the American Revolution  Date: March 15 Time: 5-6 p.m. social hour; 6-8 p.m. meeting Location:TATravel Centers of America, 4817 I-35 N off of exit 193  Information: (512) 353-8108  Flirty Frauleins Red Hats  Date: March 15 Time: 1 p.m.  Location: Senior Center You should know: Annual tea party. Wear red hats and finery. Everyone welcome.  Information: (830) 629-0558  Marsch-und  Wandergruppe  Date: March 15  Time: 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m.  meeting  Location: Buddy's Backyard, 1440 N. Walnut Ave.  You should know: Allen C. Kimball, author will discuss his book "107 Best Walks in Texas."  Information: (830) 625-6330  SEND PLANNER ITEMS TO:   PLANNER@HERALD-ZEITUNG.COM   ü NewBraunlelsFl  SMI     TODAY    SATURDAY    SUNDAY    MONDAY    TUESDAY                                    IM?!:              Sunny, gusty p.m.    Mostly sunny    AM drizzle, some    Additional    Morning fog and      winds        PM showers    showers, chance    drizzle                  of thunder          77°/50°    78°/58°    74°/53°    78°/50°    75°/52°     CLICK  ë  ZEBE  Updated forecasts:  www.srh.noaa.gov  Type “city, state” or zip code into space provided and click “go” button.  Temperature  Yesterday’s High / Low 73°/39° Normal High / Low 73° / 49° Record High    95°    in    1954  Record Low    22°    in    1996  Precipitation  Yesterday’s    0.00*  Month to Date    0.01*  Avg. Month to Date 0.62* Year to Date    3.54*  Avg. Year to Date    4.59*  Departure from Avg. -1.05*  Temperature and precipiaton as of 3pm yesterday. Taken from New Braunfels airport.  Levels/Flows    3/10  Edwards Aquifer (ft)    674.4  Comal Springs (cfs)    303.0  Change  +/-0  W-0  Today  Saturday  Canyon Dam 3/ 10   Inflow    55  Outflow(Guad’pe R. at Sattler) 130 Lake Level    907.2  NBU Pumping Report  Millons 3/10 of gallons 3/10 Surface water 7.410 Ground water 2.688  Change  -5  +/-0  -0.04  Millons of gallons     Sunday    7:45 AM      h    /¿o\      j    I 7      First    Full      Mar. 13    Mar. 19      (ß    •      Last    New      Mar. 26    April 3     Sun and Moon  Sunrise Sunset Moonrise Moonset 6:47 AM 6:38 PM 10:34 AM 12:03 AM 6:46 AM 6:39 PM 11:25 AM 12:58 AM 40 PM 1:22 PM 2:52 AM  Pollen Counts  Grass    n/a  Mold    n/a  Tree    n/a  Weeds    n/a  Pollen counts courtesy of Dr. Frank Hampel  ZZ:I I Coastal Forecast and Tides  Port Aransas    Galveston  Today Tomorrow Sunday    Today    Tomorrow    Sunday  % ..  65 8  / 61°    71°/64°    71°/63°    68°/57°    69°/60°    69°/63°  Today’s Wind: SE at 10 to 20    Today’s    Wind:    SE    at    10    to    20  Today’s Tides    IstHigh    1st Low    2nd High    2nd Low    Maps znd Forecast Produced by:  Port Aransas    9:20 AM    none    none    none    ** si  www.dayweather.com   Galveston    8:20 AM    12:07 AM    4:26 PM    1:03 PM    Cheyenne, Wyoming         Today    Tomorrow        Today    Tomorrow      City    Hi    Lo W    HI    Lo W    City    Hi    Lo W    Hi    Lo W      Albany    51    33    r    46    30    sh    Las Vegas    75    55    pc    75    52    DC      Albuquerque    72    34    su    71    35    pc    Little Rock    66    44    pc    69    47    pc      Anchorage    21    -1    pc    23    4    pc    Los Angeles    69    51    pc    69    50    pc      Atlanta    56    37    su    67    46    pc    Louisville    51    39    pc    59    36    pc      Atlantic City    54    39    sh    49    39 DC    Madison    43    18    sh    25    6    DC      Baltimore    50    35    pc    57    37    pc    Memphis    61    45    su    67    47    r A -'  pc      Baton Rouge    66    42    su    72    51    pc    Miami Beach, FL    72    54    su    76    61    oc      Billings    47    23    sh    50    28    pc    Milwaukee    42    34    su    41    22 mx      Birmingham    58    38    su    68    44    pc    Minneapolis, MN    42    32    pc    33    13    Is      Bismarck    37    10    Is    21    8    pc    Mobile, AL    64    42    su    69    50    su      Boise    47    36    pc    53    36    sh    Montgomery, AL    60    35    su    70    46    su      Boston    54    40    r    52    41    sh    Nashville, TN    55    40    pc    65    42    pc      Buffalo    39    19 mx    43 26 pc    New Orleans, LA    64    46    su    71    54    pc      Carson City, NV    58    29    pc    57    30    pc    New York, NY    55    35    r    53    38    sh      Charleston, SC    59    41    PC    67    49    su    Norfolk, VA    56    38    pc    63    39    pc      Charleston, WV    39    31 mx    57    37    sh    North Platte, NE    56    21    pc    50    22    pc      Charlotte    55    32    pc    66    44    pc    Omaha, NE    61    32    DC    44    22    DC      Chattanooga    53    34    su    67    41    pc    Orlando, FL    67    44    su    72    48    SU      Cheyenne    51    24    w    51    27    pc    Philadelphia    57    36    sh    57    40    pc      Chicago    44    35    pc    42    26 mx    Phoenix, AZ    87    59    su    86    56    pc      Cincinnati    47    35    pc    53    31    sh    Pittsburgh    39    28    sn    50    33    sh      Cleveland    33    30    Is    37    30    Is    Portland, ME    52    40    pc    51    40    r      Colorado Spgs    62    29    pc    57    33 pc    Portland, OR    52    40    pc    51    40    r      Columbus, OH    42    32    Is    50    31    sh    Providence, Rl    56    38    r    51    37    sh      Dayton, OH    45    34 mx    50    30    sh    Rapid City, SD    45    21 mx    39    19    oc      Denver    64    30    pc    63    38    pc    Reno, NV    57    34    pc    55    34 me      Des Moines    55    32    PC    43 22 pc    Richmond, VA    57    33    pc    67    37    pc      Detroit    37    31    sn    42    30 mx    Sacramento    67    42    pc    62    46    r      Duluth    42    27    pc    29    14    Is    St. Louis, MO    61    41    su    55    32    pc      Eugene    54    40    pc    53    41    r    Salt Lake City, UT    52    37    pc    56    38    r      Fairbanks    11    -18    pc    13    -10 pc    San Diego, CA    64    53    pc    64    51    pc      Fargo    36    12 mx    18    2    pc    San Francisco, CA    53    45    pc    57    48    pc      Flagstaff    61    27    pc    59    25    pc    Santa Fe. 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