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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 8, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 Friday, April 8, 2011 — Herald-Zeitung — Page 7  DEUTSCH-TEXANISCHES MUZIKFEST  Deutsch-Texanisches Musikfest will be 4 p.m. Saturday at Brauntex Theatre. It will feature several performers, including two from Germany.  For information, call (830) 625-6330. Shown is Carolin Reiber,TV moderator for 25 years in Germany.   PLANNER@HERALD-ZEITUNG.COM   CLUBS, SUPPORT GROUPS, MEETINGS  LENTEN FISH FRY  Date: Fridays  Time: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Location; Our Lady of Perpetual Help You should know: $6 plates of fish, shrimp and dessert available for extra. Dine in or take out. Delivery available.  Information: (830) 625-1526  DAYTIME BINGO  Dates: Wednesdays, and Fridays Time: Noon to 3 p.m.  Location: Seguin Elks Lodge You should know: Cash-only Bingo Information: (830) 303-5844  CROCHET CLUTCH  Date: Fridays Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m.  Location: Comal County Senior Center  Information: (830) 624-7400,  apullin1@yahoo.com   VFW POST 7110 BINGO  Date: Fridays  Time: 7 p.m.; Kitchen opens 6 p.m. Location: 600 Peace Ave.  Information: (830) 625-9961  NEW BRAUNFELS WOODCARVERS 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  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  NARCOTICS  ANONYMOUS  Date: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays  Time: 6:45 p.m.  Location: 24-hour Club, 1142 Eikel St. Information: (210) 710-7359  FRIENDS OFTHE LIBRARY BOOKSTORE  Date: Monday through Saturday Time: MTWF, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Th 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 6-8:30 p.m., Sat 10-4 p.m.  Location: 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   Happy Birthday/Anniversaries  HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:  ■ Carlie Stratemann (9)  VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES  The Daily Planner will soon 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.  DAI LYPLANNER  TODAY'S EVENTS  'The Miracle Worker'  Date: Friday, Saturday through April 23, Sunday through April 17 Location: Circle Arts Theatre You should know:Tickets are $18 for this show about Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller.  Information: (830) 837-6172  Democratic Women of Comal County  Date: Today Time: 11:30 a.m.  Location: Tye Preston Memorial Library You should know: Bring a friend and a dish to share. RSVR  Information: (830) 832-4957  Gospel-Powered Parenting Conference  Date:Today and Saturday 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 R Farley, author.  Information: (830) 629-0405 or  www.christpresnb.org   TODAY'S EVENTS  Watering Hole Saloon Classic Car Rally  Date: Saturday, 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.  Kindermasken  Date: April 9 Time: 10 a.m.  Location: Main Plaza You should know: Participating children should meet at the firestation downtown at 9 a.m. Information: (830) 629-6504  Fashion Show and Luncheon  Date: April 9 Time: Noon  Location: St. Mary's Hall,  386 N. Castell Ave.  You should know: Sponsored by Catholic Daughters of the Americas. Tickets are $20. Proceeds help support local scholarships and other charities. Get tickets by April 5. Information: (830) 625-0345  Native Plant Sale  Date: April 9-10 Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday noon to 5 p.m. Location: 1370 Church Hill Drive  You should know: Lindheimer Chapter of Native Plant Society of Texas will hold a plant sale of plants grown by members. Children's activity of making a pine cone bird feeder will be available. $5 adults, $4 seniors, $1 children.  Information: (830) 226-5552  Home and Garden Show  Date: April 9-10 Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday  Location: Wursthalle You should know: Admission is $5 for adults, children 12 and younger free. Concessions available. Portion of ticket donated to Habitat for Humanity. Information: (830) 609-4242  Folkfest  Date: April 9-10 Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday  Location: Heritage Village, 1370 Church Hill Drive You should know: Family heritage festival and  antiques sale. There will be 19th-century games. Sponsored by the Heritage Society.  Information: (830) 629-6504  Seguin Parrot Head Club  Date: April 9 Time: 6-9 p.m.  Location: Buffalo Wings and Rings, 983 N. Loop St.  You should know: For anyone who enjoys the tropical lifestyle and is a fan of Jimmy Buffett, and for those who like having fun, meeting people and leaving your community a little better off.  Information: (830) 305-6272  Early Childhood Vision Screening  Date: April 9 Time: 10 a.m. to noon Location: New Braunfels Public Library You should know: Free, for ages 1-4. Parent or guardian must be present to sign permission form. Information: (830) 625-3332  Crawfish Boil Benefit for Relay for Life  Date: April 9 Location: Gruene River Grill  You should know: Tickets are $8 for one pound of crawfish plus potatoes and  corn.  Information: (830) 624-2300  FUMC Community Service Day  Date: April 9 Time: 8:30 a.m.  Location: Fellowship Hall on Mill St.  You should know: Remaining work assignments will be given at church. Come with water and sack lunch.  Information: (830) 714-4362  Lenz-Mattke Family Reunion  Date: April 10 Time: 12:30 p.m.  Location: New Berlin Community Hall You should know: Bring meat, vegetable and dessert.Tea and coffee available. Meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. with bingo and silent auction and door  prizes.  Information: (830) 393-6458  Run for the Gulf fundraiser 5K Walk/Run  Date: April 10 Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Landa Park You should know: Goes toward restoring habitats destroyed by the Gulf oil spill. Cost is $37,T-shirt, refreshments and live entertainment included. Information: (830) 708-9106  Relay for Life Sunday  Date: April 10 Time: 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m. services Location: First United Methodist Church, 572 W. San Antonio St.  You should know: FUMC relay team members will lead worship and celebrate. All cancer survivors and Relay participants are invited to come. There will be a bake sale between services.  Sunday Afternoon Country Dance  Date: April 10  Time: 3-6:30 p.m., doors  open at 2 p.m.  Location: Geronimo VFW Post No. 8456, 6808 N. Hwy 123. $7 donation Information: (830) 303-9903  Captain James Jack Chapter, NSDAR  Date: April 11  Time: 9 a.m. social, 9:30  meeting  Location: NBISD Education Center  You should know: Daughters of the American Revolution, the Richards' DAR House and Memories will be presented by Laurie Tasler.  Information: (830) 303-2813  Friends for the Preservation of Historic Landa Park  Date: April 11 Time: 2:30 p.m.  Location: Landa Haus You should know:  Members and guests urged to attend program given by Tim Barker about the status of the bridges. Information: (830) 629-5015  New Braunfels Five-Day Forecast     TODAY    SATURDAY    SUNDAY    MONDAY    TUESDAY    CLICK  &      Scattered clouds, very warm  92 /70°    Partly to mostly cloudy  90°/69°  - “TlWmiflMirfill* 1 If 1 KW    Showers and thunderstorms possible  87° 762°    A mix of sun and clouds  86°/56°    Partly to mostly cloudy  85°/60°  mum í    VP  Updated forecasts:  www.srh.noaa.gov  Type “city, state” or zip code into space provided and click “go” button.     Coastal Forecast and Tides  Port Aransas  Today Tomorrow Sunday  Galveston  Today Tomorrow Sunday  78°/74°    79°/74°    79°/69°    78°/73°    77°/73°    79°/65°  Today’s Wind: SE at 20 to 30    Today’s Wind: SSE at 10 to 20  Today’s Tides 1st High 1st Low 2nd High 2nd Low  Maps and Forecast  Produced by;  Port Aransas    8:33 AM    11:56 PM    none    none  Galveston    7:49    AM 1:22 PM 4:10 PM    none  J  www.dayweather.com  m Cheyenne, Wyoming  Temperature  Yesterday’s High / Low    85° / 63°  Normal High / Low    78° / 54°  Record High    98°    in    1948  Record Low    33°    in    2009  Precipitation  Yesterday’s    0.00"  Month to Date    0.00”  Avg. Month to Date    0.56”  Year to Date    3.57-  Avg. Year to Date    6.61"  Departure from Avg. - 3.04“  Temperature and precipiation as of 3pm yesterday Taken from New Braunfels airport.  - '*• n - \     Almanac      Levels/Flows    4/7    Change      Edwards Aquifer (ft)    661.9    -0.3      Comal Springs (cfs)    282.0    +/- 0.0      Canyon Dam    4/7    Change      Inflow    59    -1      Outflow(Guad’pe R. at Sattler) 77    + 8      Lake Level    906.5    -0.03      NBU Pumping Report          Miltons        Millons      4/7 of gallons 4/7    of gallons      Surface water 6.989    Ground water 4.937     National Outlook    Forecast Map  Today  Saturday  Sunday  First April 11  Last April 25  Sun and Moon  Sunrise Sunset Moonrise Moonset 7:14 AM 7:55 PM 10:21 AM none 7:13 AM 7:56 PM 11:15 AM 12:46 AM 7:12 AM 7:56 PM 12:13 PM 1:36 AM  Pollen Counts  Grass    n/a  Mold    n/a  Tree    n/a  Weeds    n/a  Pollen counts courtesy of Dr. Frank Hampel  -20 -10  20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100  © Full April 18  New May 3  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.  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