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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 5, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 CLUBS, SUPPORT CROUPS, MEETINGS  Tuesday, April 5, 2011 — Herau>-Zeitung — Page 5  DAILYPLANNER  PARKS & RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD  Date: First Tuesdays Time: 6 p.m.  Location: Landa Haus Information: Agendas posted online at  www.nbtexas.org   NB PLANNING COMMISSION  Date: First Tuesdays Time: 6 p.m.  Location: City Council Chambers, 424 S. Castell Ave.  Information: Agendas posted online at  www.nbtexas.org   NEWCOMERS CLUB  Date: First Tuesdays  Time: 9:30 a.m. socializing, meeting  at 10 a.m.  Location: Comal County Senior Center, 655 Landa St.  Information: Vanda Babich 627-2304  NEW CENTURY LIONS CLUB  Date: First and third Tuesdays Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Granzin's BBQ Information: Corey Hall, (830) 980-3367  NEW BRAUNFELS JAYCEES  Date: First Tuesdays Time: 6 p.m.  Location: Faust Hotel Bar Information: (512) 665-1591,  www.nbjaycees.com   GRUENE LIONS CLUB MEETING  Date: First and third Tuesdays Time: 1 p.m.  Location: Fork and Spoon Cafe Information: (830) 626-1200  OVER THE HILL GANG  Date: First Tuesdays Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.  Location: Startz Café You should know: Christian-based event with dominoes, music, fellowship and lunch.  SENIOR CENTER SKAT SPIELER  Date: Tuesdays Time: 12:30 p.m.  Location: Senior Center  NEW BRAUNFELS SKAT SPIELER  Date: Tuesdays Time: 6:30 p.m.  Location: Elks Lodge  CANYON LAKE CELTIC DANCERS  Date: Tuesdays and Thursdays Time: 10 a.m.- noon Location: Community Resource and Recreation Center, 25 Mabel Jones Dr.  Information: (830) 964-3630  ABUSE SURVIVORS' GROUP  Date: Tuesdays Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.  Location: Crisis Center of Comal County  Information: (830) 620-7520  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: New Braunfels Public Library  HABITAT RESTORE  Date: Tuesday-Saturday Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Location: 1269 Industrial Drive You should know: All proceeds go towards building affordable homes for families in need.  Information: (830) 625-7005  DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR SUPPORT GROUP  Date: Tuesdays Time: 10-11 a.m.  Location: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.  TODAY'S EVENTS  • Getting Paid to Talk: Intro j to Voice Acting  Date: April 5 | Time: 6:30 p.m.  Location: Canyon High I School  You should know: Adult ed class taught by professionals. Cost is $35 Information: www.comal-isd.org  The Gathering Country | Music and Dance Show*  Date: April 5 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: GeronimoVFW 8456, 6808 N. Hwy 123, Geronimo  You should know: Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m. with chicken and dumplings, bread pudding and more. Adults $7, children 12 and under $3. Call for reservations.  Information: (512) 825-2180 or www.thegatheringmu-sicshow.com  : German American i Society  Date: April 5  Time: 6 p.m. social, 7 p.m. j meeting  Location: Elks Lodge, 353 S. Seguin Ave.  You should know:  Edelweiss Kinderchor will | sing German folk songs. Guests welcome. Information: (830) 837-5058  j Gruene Orchid Society  Date: April 5 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Large East Room, Hill Country Specialty Hospital, 1445 Hanz Drive You should know: Demonstration will be on dividing cymbidium orchids.There will be orchids for sale and a plant raffle. Refreshments will be served and visitors welcome.  Information: (830) 620-6790  | Democrats of Comal j County  j Date: April 5 Time: 6 p.m.  Location: Buddy's Backyard Information: www.democ-j ratsofcomalcounty.org  'Blooming Wonderful' Exhibit  Date: March 15-May 14 Location: Casa de Linda Art Center, 850 Business 35 You should know: Features more than 15 area artists. Reception will be from noon to 5 p.m. March 27. Information: (830) 624-5302  AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Help  Date: Through April 16 Time: Noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday Location: Doyle Krueger Hall, McKenna Events Center, 801 W. San Antonio  "Lasting Impressions"  Art Exhibit  Date: April 2-29 Location: New Braunfels Art League Gallery, 237 W. San Antonio St.  You should know:  Reception will be 1-4 p.m. April 3.  COMING EVENTS  Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 923  Date: April 6 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Old Fish Hatchery building, San Marcos  Information: (512) 353-0945  Scherenschnitte Class  Date: April 7  Time: 10-11:30 a.m. and  6:30-8 p.m.  Location: Sophienburg Museum, 401 W. Coll St.  You should know:The art of paper cutting, featuring Easter eggs and spring designs, taught by Bette Spain.  Information: (830) 629-1572  Landscape Design Presentation  Date: April 7 Time: 10-11:30 a.m.  Location: Bulverde/Spring Branch Library You should know: Friends of the B/SB Library Garden Club will host a presentation by Kimberly M. Wolf on landscape design. Information: (830) 885-2080  Men's Garden Club  Date: April 7 Time: 7:30-9 p.m.  Location: Faith United Church, 970 Loop 337 You should know: Master Gardener Richard Bradley explains raised bed gardening. All welcome. Information: (830) 629-1576  Comal County Garden Club  Date: April 7 Time: 9:15 a.m.  Location: Kohls Parking Lot to carpool You should know: Pilgrimage to Gonzales for tour of mushroom farm You should know: Lunch costs $16.50. Wear tennis shoes and bring sweater. Bring gifts, money or supplies for St. Jude's Home for Children.  Information: (830) 620-5734  Veterans Health and Wellness Fair  Date: April 7  Time: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Location: Westside Community Center You should know: Free information and screening.  Dr. John Lerma about "Into the Light"  Date: April 7 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Faith United Church of Christ You should know: Lerma is a bestselling author and film producer who will speak about his experiences with patients who have "died" and returned to share their experiences. Information: (830) 620-0198  Noon Book Review  Date: April 7 Time: Noon  Location: New Braunfels Public Library You should know: Chuck Davis will review "With Wings Like Eagles: A History of the Battle of Britain," by Michael Korda. Information: (830) 221-4300  Democratic Women of Comal County  Date: April 8 T ime: 11:30 a.m.  Location: Tye Preston Memorial Library You should know. Bring a friend and a dish. RSVP Information: (830) 832-4957  Gospel-Powered Parenting Conference  Date: April 8-9 Time: 6:30 p.m. April 8,  9:30 a.m. April 9 Location: Christ Presbyterian Church, 1620 Common St.  You should know: The free parenting conference will feature speaker Rev. William P Farley, author. Information: (830) 629-0405 or  www.christpresnb.org   Watering Hole Saloon Classic Car Rally  Date: April 9 Time: 1-5 p.m.  Location: 1390 McQueeney Road  You should know:  Barbecue plates for sale — $5. Proceeds benefit New Braunfels Connections Individual and Family Services.  Information: 830-625-0045 or e-mail wateringholesa-loon @sbcglobal.net  F.O.C.M. Scholarship Dance  Date: April 9 Time: 9 p.m. to closing Location: Fischer Hall You should know: Will feature raffle, live and silent auctions and live music by Randy Woodard Band. Admission is $5. There will be hot food, beer and setups. All proceeds benefit scholarships recipients from CHS.  Deutsch-Texanisches  Musikfest  Date: April 9 Time: 4:30 p.m.  Location: BrauntexTheatre You should know: Features several performers, including two from Germany. Information: (830) 625-6330  Kindermasken  Date: April 9 Time: 10 a.m.  Location: Main Plaza Information: (830) 629-6504  Happy Birthday/Anniversaries  HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO-  ■ Donna Allen  ■ Marjorie Plumeyer  ■ Randy Homann  ■ Linsey Jeffries (17)  VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES  The Daily Planner will begin publishing volunteer opportunities. To submit one to the Herald-Zeitung, send a brief description to planner@herald-zeitung.com. Include the name of the organization, dates and times needed and a very brief description of duties.  TODAY  New Braunfels Five-Day Forecast  Sunny  77° / 50‘     WEDNESDAY    THURSDAY    FRIDAY    SATURDAY      Partly cloudy    Scattered clouds,    Continued very    Partly cloudy,          very warm    warm, a few    scattered              clouds    thunderstorms      81° 765°    88° 767°    90°770°    87°760°     CLICK  ë  Temperature  Yesterday’s High / Low 74° / 67° Normal High / Low 79° / 55° Record High    94°    in    1966  Record Low    29°    in    1987  Precipitation  Yesterday’s    Trace  Month to Date    Trace  Avg. Month to Date    0.31“  Year to Date    3.57“  Avg. Year to Date    6.35“  Departure from Avg.    -2.78“  Temperature and precipiation as of 3pm yesterday. Taken from New Braunfels airport  Almanac  Levels/Flows  Edwards Aquifer (ft)  Comai Springs (cfs)  Canyon Dam  Inflow  Outflow(Guad pe R. at Sattler)  Lake Level  NBU Pumping Report  Millons 4/4 of gallons 4/4     4/4    Change      662.7    -0.3      282.0    +/-0      4/4    Change      70    + 3      128    -2      906.6    -0.02     Millons of gallons  Surface water 7.386 Groundwater 4.510  Sun  Sunrise Today 7:18 AM Wednesday 7:16 AM Thursday 7:15 AM  First Full April 11 April 18  Last New April 25 May 3  Updated forecasts:  www.srh.noaa.gov  Type “city, state” or zip code into space provided and click “go” button.  and Moon  Sunset Moonrise Moonset 7:53 PM 8:10 AM 10:02 PM 7:54 PM 8:49 AM 10:57 PM 7:55 PM 9:32 AM 11:53 PM  Pollen Counts  Grass    n/a  Mold    n/a  Tree    n/a  Weeds    n/a  Pollen counts courtesy of Dr. Frank Hampel  Coastal Forecast and Tides  Port Aransas    Galveston  Today Tomorrow Thursday    Today    Tomorrow    Thursday  71°/64°    76°/71°    77°/73°  Today’s Wind: E at 10 to 20  Today’s Tides 1st High 1 st Low 2nd High 2nd Low  Port Aransas 5:31AM 11:51AM    1:58 PM 9:58 PM  Galveston    5:21AM 11:07 AM 3:51 PM 10:41 PM  69° / 62°    75° / 69°    79°    /    72°  Today’s Wind: Eat5to15  Maps and Forecast Produced by:  ** d  www.dayweather.com  Rj Cheyenne, Wyoming  National Outlook  -20 -10  20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100  City  Albany  Albuquerque  Anchorage  Atlanta  Atlantic City  Baltimore  Baton Rouge  Billings  Birmingham  Bismarck  Boise  Boston  Buffalo  Carson City, NV  Charleston, SC  Charleston, WV  Charlotte  Chattanooga  Cheyenne  Chicago  Cincinnati  Cleveland  Colorado Spgs  Columbus, OH  Dayton, OH  Denver  Des Moines  Detroit  Duluth  Eugene  Fairbanks  Fargo  Flagstaff  Fort Smith  Grand Rapids  Greensboro  Helena  Honolulu  Indianapolis  Jackson. 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