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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 3, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 Tuesday, May 3, 2011 — Herald-Zeitung — Page 7  CLUBS, SUPPORT GROUPS, MELTINGS  DAILYPLANNER  ON THE WEB  LAURA McKENZtE/Herald Zeitung  Kathleen Krueger visits March 31 with Eden Hill residents Martha and Carl Lavin and Pauline Hill. Krueger was named the Herald-Zeitung's 2011 Citizen of the Year this past week.  See this photo and more online at www.herald-zeitung.com in our weekly roundup of pictures, many of which did not make the print edition. All photos are available for sale in a variety of sizes and formats.  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   GRUENE ORCHID SOCIETY  Date: First Tuesdays Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Large meeting room, east wing, of the Hill Country Specialty Hospital, 1445 Hanz Drive You should know: Plant raffle.  www.grueneorchidsociety.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: Monty’s Big Mouth Burritos  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. to 2 p.m.  Location: Startz Café  SENIOR CENTER SKAT SPIELER  Date: Tuesdays Time: 12:30 p.m.  Location: Comal County Senior Center  NEW BRAUNFELS SKAT SPIELER  Date: Tuesdays Time: 6:30 p.m.  Location: Elks Lodge  NEW BRAUNFELS TOASTMASTERS CLUB  Date: Tuesdays Time: 7-8:30 p.m.  Location: Wingate by Wyndham Hotel in New Braunfels, 245 FM 306 Information: http://nbtm.free-toasthost.biz, e-mail nbtoastmas- ters@yahoo.com  or call Linda Oliver at 830 899-7045.  DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR SUPPORT GROUP  Date: Tuesdays Time: 10-11 a.m.  Location: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.  Information: (830) 643-0200 or  www.rivercityadvocacyinc.org   HILL COUNTRY CHORUS  Date: Tuesdays Time: 7 p.m.  Location: First Baptist Church, Santa Clara and Cross streets Information: Jim Chatelle, 624-0511  TODAY'S EVENTS  "Art in Bloom"  Date: May 2-30 Location: New Braunfels Art League Gallery You should know: Reception from 5-8 p.m. May 6.  CHS Cheerleaders Vet Clinic  Date: May 3 Time: 5-7 p.m.  Location:Tractor Supply Store, Loop 337  The Gathering Country Music Show and Dance  Date: May 3 Time: 7-10 p.m., 5 p.m. kitchen opens Location: GeronimoVFW, 6808 N. Hwy. 123, Geronimo You should know: $7 for adults and $3 for children. Information: (512) 825-2180  Children's Mental Health Awareness Day  Date: May 3 Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Location: Comal Mental Health Clinic, 358 Landa St., Ste. 300  You should know: Stroll down Awareness Avenue, view children's art work and enjoy refreshments.  Democrats of Comal County  Date: May 3 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Buddy's Backyard, 1440 N. Walnut Ave.  You should know: Come at 6 p.m. for dinner, socialize. Information: www.democ-ratsofcomalcounty.org  Gruene Orchid Society  Date: May 3 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Large West Room, Hill Country Specialty Hospital, 1445 Hanz Drive You should know: Presentation about growing cattleya orchids. Orchids for sale and a plant raffle. Information: (830) 620-6790  COMING EVENTS  New Braunfels City Council candidate forum  Date: May 4 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: City Council Chambers, 424 S. Castell You should know: Mayoral and council candidates.  Lunch and Leam  Date: May 4 Time: Noon to 1 p.m. Location: Tye Preston Memorial Library You should know: Cooking It Up with Ed Carle. Coffee provided; you bring a lunch. Information: (830) 964-3744 or  www.tpml.org .  S.T.A.G.E. presents "House for Sale"  Date: May 5-6, 12-15, 19,21-22, 29  Location: Krause House Theatre, 1300 Bulverde Road  You should know: Tickets for this comedy/drama about a widower resisting his daughters attempts to get him to sale his home in 1956 are on sale for $17 for adults, $14 for seniors and $10 for students. Information: (830) 438 2339  Great Decisions Program  Date: May 5 Time: 6-7:30 p.m.  Location:Tye Preston Memorial Library You should know:Topic is  "Making Sense of Unilateralism." No registration required.  Men's Garden Club  Date: May 5 Time: 7:30-9 p.m.  Location: Faith United Church, 970 Loop 337 You should know: Master Gardener Linda Valdez presents program about butterfly gardening.  Information:   nbtx.mgc@gmail.com   Noon Book Review  Date: May 5 Time: Noon  Location: New Braunfels Public Library You should know: Barbara Korb will review "Unbroken: A WWII Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption," by Laura Hillenbrand. Information: (830) 221-4300  Mayor's Prayer Breakfast  Date: May 5 Time: 6:30-8 a.m.  Location: New Braunfels Civic Convention Center  New Braunfels Main Street 20th Anniversary  Date: May 6 Time: 5-7 p.m.  Location: Johnson Furniture  Fiesta de Mayo  Date: May 6 Time: 5-10 p.m.  Location: American Legion Post 179, 410 W. Coll St.  You should know: Includes dinner and dance lessons. $40 per couple with advance tickets, $50 at the door. Information: (830) 387-9988  University of Pittsburgh Men's Glee Club Concert  Date: May 6 Time: 7 p.m.  Location: First Protestant Church sanctuary  Herbs for All Seasons  Date: May 7 Time: 9:30 a.m.  Location: Antique Rose Emporium, 7561 Evans Road  You should know:  Sponsored by Comal Master Gardeners. Information: (210) 651-4565  Wein and Saengerfest  Date: May 7 Time: Noon to 8 p.m. Location: Downtown New Braunfels  You should know: Chef Showdown, beer and wine tasting, grape stomp and live entertainment Information: www.weinand-saengerfest.com.  Cinco de Mayo 5K  Date: May 7 Time: 8 a.m.  Location: New Braunfels Center at Creekside Information: www.comalhis-paniccouncil.com  Seguin Elks Ladies Auxiliary Charity Bridge Tournament  Date: May 7 Time: 9 a.m.  Location: Seguin Elks Lodge You should know: $12.50 entry fee includes 8:15 a.m. breakfast, lunch and prizes. Information: (830) 303-5407  Fit and Fun Fiesta  Date: May 7  Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Location:Town Center at  Creekside  You should know: 5K walk/run with $20 entry fee, health checks and fun.  Happy Birthday/Anniversaries  HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:  ■ Willie Doege  ■ Cruz Rosa Zavala  ■ Julia Harris (belated)  ■ Ueticia Mata (May 2)  HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO:  ■ Sam and Molly Cholico (35 years)  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.  New Braunfels Five-Day Forecast     TODAY    WEDNESDAY    THURSDAY    FRIDAY    SATURDAY      Developing    Warming up,    Partly to mostly    Very warm,    Periods of      sunshine,    mostly sunny    sunny    afternoon clouds    sunshine      comfortable                      73°/ 45°    82°/53°    83° 764°    89° 7 69°    91°/70°     CLICK  è  Temperature  Yesterday’s High / Low 57° / 50° Normal High / Low 83° / 61 ° Record High    98°    in    1948  Record Low    42°    in    2005  Precipitation  Yesterday’s    0.00”  Month to Date    0.00“  Avg. Month to Date    0.29”  Year to Date    3.57”  Avg. Year to Date    9.32”  Departure from Avg. - 5.75“  Temperature and precipration as of 3pm yesterday. Taken from New Braunfels airport.     Almanac      Levels/Flows    5/2    Change      Edwards Aquifer (ft)    654.9    + 0.1      Comal Springs (cfs)    262.0    +/-0      Canyon Dam    5/2    Change      Inflow    32    -3      Outflow(Guad’pe R. at Sattler) 54    +1      Lake Level    906.1    -0.02      NBU Pumping Report          Millons        Millons      5/2 of gallons 5/2 of gallons      Surface water 7.406    Ground water    5.048     Updated forecasts:  www.srh.noaa.gov  Type “city, state’’ or zip code into space provided and click “go” button.  Sun and Moon  Sunrise    Sunset    Moonrise    Moonset  Today    6:49 AM    8:11PM    6:48 AM    8:52    PM  Wednesday 6:48 AM    8:11PM    7:31AM    9:48    PM  Thursday    6:47 AM    8:12 PM    8:18 AM 10:42    PM  Pollen Counts  Grass    n/a  Mold    n/a  Tree    n/a  Weeds    n/a  Pollen counts courtesy of Dr. Frank Hampel     •    5      New    First      May 3    May 10      Ü    c      Full    Last      May 17    May 24     Forecast Map  Oklahoma  Tulsa  Arkansas  i  Oklahoma  City  / 44  Amariito  la.  7T/4T  75* / si  70*/45  .........  78/45*  75*/51*  Lubbock  Wk&fta Fails 50* / 47*  ■ •    ■    ■    *    wm  75*/49*  Carlsbad  7T/4Í*  Calla» 5T/4T 77*/54*  72*/46*  78*/51  Abilene 68V 46*  Waco 1 71*744»  1  79*/ 52*  77 / 53  Midland 71*/45*  78*/52*  Dal Rio 76*/Ü*  82V 81»  New Braunfaia Û 73V 45*  *  w Galveston 70*/62*  82V 83*  78° ! 69  ; .  «*, Corpus Christi 73*/61°  Wi 69»  ■v«r  80°/67  Brownsville  Ik 73* / 58*  85°/ 64  forecasted  high  and  low  today  tomorrow  temperatures  Shown  are  Coastal Forecast and Tides__  Port Aransas    Galveston  Today Tomorrow Thursday    Today    Tomorrow    Thursday  70°/65°    79°    / 68°    79°/73°    70°/62°    78°/69° 77°/70°  Today's Wind: NE at 20 to 30    Today’s    Wind:    NE at 20 to 30  _ .    ,    .    ...    „ . ... .    .    ,    Maps    and Forecast Produced by:  Todays Tides 1st High 1st Low 2nd High 2nd Low  Port Aransas    5:07 AM 8:59 PM    none    none     www.dayweather.com   Galveston    4 44 AM 10 38 AM 2:25 PM 9:37 PM ^ Cheyenne, Wyoming  National Outlook         Today    Tomorrow        Today    Tomorrow      City    Hi    Lo W    Hi    Lo W    City    Hi    Lo W    HI    Lo W      Albany    69    54    r    59    42    r    Las Vegas    86    61    su    90    66    SU      Albuquerque    72    41    su    80    46    su    Little Rock    65    46    sh    73    49    pc      Anchorage    41    32    Is    43    35    Is    Los Angeles    88    60    su    89    60    su      Atlanta    76    45    th    69    45    pc    Louisville    54    41    r    63    42    pc      Atlantic City    67    55    pc    64    48    sh    Madison    62    43    su    62    41    th      Baltimore    80    53    th    63    46    sh    Memphis    63    47    r    70    50    su      Baton Rouge    69    47    th    78    52    su    Miami Beach, FL    84    73    pc    84    73 Sh      Billings    62    37    th    59    35    sh    Milwaukee    47    37    pc    54    41    su      Birmingham    67    42    th    69    45    su    Minneapolis, MN    58    38    su    63    45 pc      Bismarck    66    39    pc    61    37    th    Mobile, AL    77    49    th    78    55    pc      Boise    56    35    pc    63    40    su    Montgomery, AL    74    45    th    72    46    su      Boston    60    55    sh    63    43    sh    Nashville, TN    58    39    th    67    42    PC      Buttalo    58    33    th    51    31    sh    New Orieans, LA    72    54    th    76    63 su      Carson City, NV    71    37    su    77    39    su    New York, NV    74    53    th    62    46    sh      Charleston, SC    81    68    pc    77    54    th    Norfolk, VA    84    61    PC    62    49    sh      Charleston, WV    63    42    Stl    56    39    sh    North Platte, NE    68    41    PC    69    39    th      Charlotte    84    54    th    66    42    sh    Omaha, NE    65    42    PC    74    48    th      Chattanooga    67    41    th    67    42    pc    Orlando, FL    90    67    pc    86    63    sh      Cheyenne    62    35    pc    58    30    sh    Philadelphia    80    55    th    62    45    sh      Chicago    49    39    pc    56    46    PC    Phoenix, AZ    94    66    su    98    69    su      Cincinnati    50    40    r    58    40    sh    Pittsburgh    55    39    sh    51    36    sh      Cleveland    47    39    th    53    40    sh    Portland, ME    59    40    sh    70    44    pc      Colorado Spgs.    63    34    PC    68    36    th    Portland, OR    59    40    sh    70    44    pc      Columbus, OH    50    40    r    56    40    sh    Providence, Rl    66    57 me    63    41    sh      Dayton, OH    48    39    r    57    40    sh    Rapid City, SD    67    41    pc    56    37    th      Denver    68    43    pc    68    43    sh    Reno, NV    71    40    su    77    44    su      Des Monies    61    40    PC    70    48    pc    Richmond, VA    85    58    pc    65    44    sh      Detroit    50    39    r    59    41    pc    Sacramento    79    52    su    88    56    su      Duluth    53    31    su    57    43    pc    St. Louis, MO    61    39    pc    70    50    su      Eugene    58    34    pc    69    38    PC    Salt Lake City, UT    64    40    th    60    41    pc      Fairbanks    46    29    Is    46    28    Is    San Diego, CA    92    56    su    79    55 su      Fargo    63    42    pc    60    42    th    San Francisco, CA    69    52    su    77    53    su      Flagstaff    67    27    su    72    29    su    Santa Fe, NM    63    33    su    70    40    su      Fort Smith    67    42    pc    73    49    su    Seattle, WA    56    45    sh    62    47    r      Grand Rapids    55    31    me    59    39    pc    Shreveport. LA    67    46    th    77 52 pc      Greensboro    85    52    pc    65    43    sh    Sioux Falls, SD    63    42    su    64    42    th      Helena    52    33    r    57    34 mx    Springfield    61    39    pc    71    48 su      Honolulu    82    70    sh    82    70    sh    Spokane, WA    56    34    pc    61    36 pc      Indianapolis    53    38    r    61    43    pc    Tampa, FL    90    68    pc    86 62 pc      Jackson, Miss    63    45    th    73    48    su    Topeka    66    44    pc    74    51    pc      Jacksonville, FL    86    67    pc    79    59    th    Tucson, AZ    92    59    su    97 62 pc      Juneau, AK    42    35    Is    40    34    Is    Washington, DC    82    56    th    64    47    sh      Kansas City    65    45    pc    70    50    pc    Wilmington, DE    80    55    th    62    45    sh      Knoxville    66    41    th    62    41    pc    Wichita, KS    69    47    pc    75    49    PC     bi-btoard, c-cloudy, fg-tog, ht heavy snow, tu-haze, Is light snow, mc-mostty cloudy, mx-wintery mix,  pc-partiy cloudy, r-ram,sh showers, sn-snow, su-sunny, th-thunderstorm, w-wind   

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