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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 14, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas Page 8A — Herald-Zeitung — Saturday, May 14, 2011 ‘STAMP OUT HUNGER’ FOOD DRIVE LAURA McKENZIE/Herald-Zeitung photo illustration Letter carriers will be collecting donated, non-perishable j food for families in need today during the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. All area mail carriers are participating. Leave items by your mailbox. Please do not include anything perishable or in a glass container. Carriers will also be at Walmart and HEB on Walnut Avenue between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to collect food. PLANNER@HERALD-ZEITUNG.COM CLUBS, SUPPORT GROUPS, MEETINGS TABLE SHUFFLEBOARD TOURNAMENT DAILYPLANNER Information: (830) 303-9903 Date: Saturdays Time: 2:30 p.m. Location: VFW 8573,14625 River Road, Sattler Information: (830) 964-3334 PRECIOUS LIFE CRISIS SERVICES CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS Date: Tuesdays and Saturdays Time: 9-11 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, 4-6 p.m. Tuesday Location: Precious Life Crisis Center You should know: Six-, eight- and 20-week classes. Information: (830) 372-5980 or www.preciouslifeservices.com NEW BRAUNFELS FARM-TO-MARKET Date: Saturdays Time: 9 a.m.-l p.m. Location: South Castell by Friesenhaus You should know: Everything from seafood to jams. Live music and much more. Information: (830) 629-2223 HONEY CREEK GUIDED TOURS Date: Saturdays Time: 9 a.m. Location: Meet at Rust House inside park You should know: Wear comfortable shoes and dress for weather. Information: (210) 520-6412 or (830) 438-2656 FRIENDS OFTHE LIBRARY BOOKSTORE Date: Monday through Saturday Time: MTWF, 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 You should know: Gently used books, hardbacks $2, paperbacks Si great selections, your favorite authors, check us out! Information: (830) 627-7824 or www.nbpl.lib.tx.us/friends.htm AMERICAN LEGION BREAKFAST Date: Third Sundays Time: 9 a.m. to noon Location: 410 W. Coll St. You should know: All you can eat. Adults plates cost $7; children younger than 10 eat for $3.50. Information: (830) 625-0179 SONS OFTHE AMERICAN LEGION, SQUADRON 179 Date: Third Sundays Time: 1 p.m. Location: Post Home - 410 W Coll St Information: (830) 625-0179 WATER ORIENTED RECREATION DISTRICT BOARD MEETING Date: Third Mondays Time: 5 p.m. Location: 1928 FM 2673 (WORD office) You should know: Agendas and minutes available online at www.wordcc.com NBISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES Date: Third Mondays Time: 7 p.m. Location: Education Center Board Room, 430 W. Mill St. You should know: Minutes, agendas and packets available online at www.nbisd-tx.net FRATERNAL ORDER OF THE EAGLES NO. 2999 AUXILIARY Date: First and third Mondays Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Eagles Hall, 257 E. South St. You should know: Officers meeting at 6:30 p.m. followed by a business meeting at 7 p.m. Social to follow. Information: (830) 629-1252 BULVERDE AREA REPUBLICAN WOMEN (BAR-W) MEETING Date: Third Mondays Time: 7 p.m. Location: GVTC Auditorium, FM 3159 AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY BOARD Date: Third Mondays Time: 6 p.m. Location: Christus Santa Rosa Rehab Center, Conference Room, 750 Landa St. Information: (830) 625-3252 TODAY'S EVENTS I ='-* ! S.T.A.G.E. presents 'House for Sal«' Date: May 12-15, 19, 21-22, 29 Location: Krause House Theatre, 1300 Bulverde j 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 Cibolo VFD Sausage Supper and Dane« Date: Today Time: 5 p.m. Location: Niemietz City Park You should know: Games, refreshments, raffles and dance. Serving starts at 4 p.m., dance at 8 p.m. Blue Star Mothers Date: Today Time: 10 a.m. Location: St. Andrews Lutheran Church, Startzville You should know: Features Girl Scouts with care packages, and military working dogs. Open to all. Information: www.canyon-lakeareabluestarmothers.sh utterfly.com Cub Scout Pack 119 Info Meeting Date: Today Time: 10 a.m. Location: First United Methodist, 572 W. San Antonio St. You should know: Boys entering first through fifth grades in the fall are invited to come build and launch water rockets and learn about the pack. j Lone Star Division Ttain j Collector's Association Date: Today Time: 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Garden Ridge Community Center You should know: Cost is $6, children free. Model trains and accessories for I sale. ] St. Francis by the Lake j Rummage Sale Date: Today Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. ; Location: 13250 Hwy. 306, i Canyon Lake You should know: Donations will be accepted May 11-13. Proceeds benefit community outreach. Information: (210) 326-3213 j Joint Barbecue Dinner Date: Today Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Wesley Hall, First United Methodist Church, 672 W. San Antonio St. You should know: Hosted by New Braunfels Masonic Lodge No. 1109 and New Braunfels Eastern Star Chapter No. 771. Donations are $8.50 and raffle tickets are $10. Team Gump Relay for Life Fundraiser Dance Date: Today Time: 8 p.m. to midnight Location: Knights of Columbus Hall You should know: DJ and raffle prizes 'Blooming Wonderful' Exhibit Date: Today 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 COMING 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. j Geronimo VFW Sunday I Afternoon Dance Date: May 15 Time: 3-6:30 p.m., kitchen opens at 2 p.m. Location: Geronimo VFW 8456, 6808 N. Hwy 123, Geronimo You should know: Open to ) all, $7 donation. New Braunfels Civil War Roundtable Date: May 18 Time: 6 p.m. Location: Granzin Barbecue, 660 W. San Antonio St. New Braunfels Republican Women Date: May 16 Time: 11:30 a.m. Location: Seekatz Opera House, 625 W. San Antonio St. You should know: Speaker will be Dr. Jeffrey Addicott. Reservations requested. Public is invited. Lunch will be served for $10 with RSVP by May 13, $15 without. Bring non-perishable items for the food bank. Information: (830) 608-1271 GRMC Doc Talks Date: May 16 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Guadalupe Regional Medical Center central entrance, second floor classroom You should know: Dr. Mark Ferrante will talk about issues such as carpal tunnel syndrome and polyneuropathy types. Lindheimer Chapter, Native Plant Society of Texas Date: May 17 Time: 7 p.m. Location: GVTC auditorium You should know: Speaker will be Rufus Stephens, wildlife biologist forTexas Parks and Wildlife Department about "What is a Native?" Information: (830) 226-5552 Flirty Frauleins Red-Hats Date: May 17 Time: 1 p.m. Location: Grapevine Winery You should know: Tasting includes three free samples, then $1 afterward. Short meeting outside the store. Wear your purple outfits and red hats. Information: (830) 629-0558 Sons of the American Revolution, William Hightower Chapter No. 35 Date: May 17 Time: 5-6 p.m. social, 6-8 p.m. meeting Location: TA Tra velcenters of America, 4817 I-35, exit 193 Information: (512) 353-8108 Free Christian Youth Theater Workshop Date: May 17 Time: 7 p.m. Location: New Braunfels Christian Academy, 220 FM 1863 You should know: Children ages 8-18 are invited to attend a free musical theater workshop and perform for parents that night. Call to register. Information: (830) 305-0758 New Braunfels AARP Chapter 1823 Date: May 17 Location: Railroad Museum, lunch at Red Rooster afterward You should know: Bring items for SOS Food Bank. Information: (830) 625-4879 'Under Our Skin' Lyme Disease Documentary Date: May 17 Time: 5:30 p.m. Location: New Braunfels Public Library Lunch and Learn Date: May 18 Time: Noon to 1 p.m. Location: Tye Preston Memorial Library You should know: Savings WITHOUT Sacrifice. Matt Gonzales with Pedernales Electric Company will share steps to keep costs down. Information: (830)964-3744 or www.tpml.org . PFLAG Seguin Date: May 19 Time: 7 p.m. You should know: Support group for parents, family and friends of lesbians and gays. Information: (830) 401-2150 South Taxes Area Farm and Ranch Club Date: May 19 Time: 11:30 a.m. Location: Aggie Park, 6205 West Avenue, San Antonio You should know: Lunch is $7. Meeting is for anyone interested in agriculture or agribusiness. Information: (210) 473-4936 NARFE Luncheon Date: May 20 Time: 11:30 a.m. Location: Ryan's in New Braunfels Information: (830) 620-0344 Drive One 4UR School Date: May 20 Time: 4:30-7 p.m. Location: New Braunfels High School You should know: Help raise money for NBISD Education Foundation. Test drive a new vehicle, eat and enjoy a Unicorns Blue and White scrimmage. Armed Forces Career Day •t Bill Brown Elementary Date: May 20 Location: Bill Brown Elementary School, Spring Branch You should know: School will get a visit from a MH 60 'Blackhawk' helicopter at about 11 a.m. Public may view the helicopter from 3-4 p.m. Fischer Store School Community Center Auction Date: May 21 Time: 6 p.m. Location: Fischer Store School You should know: Auction will raise funds to replace old kitchen equipment. Sandwiches and drinks available for purchase. Open to all. Relay for Life Crawfish Boil Date: May 21 Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Clear Springs Restaurant You should know: $8 for pound of crawfish, potatoes and corn. All proceeds go to Relay for Life. 'Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts' Date: May 21 Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Living Waters Worship Center, 3325 N. Hwy 46, Seguin You should know: Get a certificate to save $60 off your marriage license fee at this free pre-marriage seminar. Register. Information: (830) 303-7515 New Braunfels Breakfast Lions Mega Garage/Craft Sale Date: May 21 Time: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Comal County Fairgrounds You should know: Individuals, groups and organizations can participate. Cost is $10 per car. Set-up at dawn. Information: vivianfur- firstname.lastname@example.org Arc Hill Country Spring Ball Date: May 21 Time: 6 p.m. Location: Gruene United Methodist Church, 2629 E. Common St. You should know: Celebration of disable adults, young and old, in Comal, Guadalupe and Hays counties. Dress is semi-formal but not mandatory. Food is $3 per plate and raffle tickets will be sold. Information: www.arcofthe-hillcountry.org Historic Museum Day Date: May 21 Time: Free admission from noon to 4 p.m. Location: Sophienburg Museum You should know: Take the journey to Texas with Prince Carl and the German colonists. Information: www.sophien-burg.com NY Jaycees All American PC* Picnic Date: May 21 Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Solms Park You should know: Fundraiser benefits Guadalupe County Humane Society and includes on-site adoptions, face painting and more. North Shore UMC Garage Sale Date: May 21 Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: 23880 N. Cranes Mill Road You should know: Tables available for $25. 25 percent of proceeds to go to CRRC Food Pantry. Information: (830) 935-3667 Geronimo VFW Sunday Afternoon Dance Date: May 22 Time: 3-6:30 p.m., kitchen opens at 2 p.m. Location: Geronimo VFW 8456, 6808 N. Hwy 123, Geronimo You should know: Open to all, $7 donation. Information: (830) 303-9903 Lamar Award of Excellence Ceremony Date: May 24 Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Masonic Lodge, 1157 W. San Antonio St. You should know:Three local students will be recognized. Ceremony is open to the public with cake and ice cream to follow. Lunch and Learn Date: May 25 Time: Noon to 1 p.m. Location: Tye Preston Memorial Library You should know: Discover NLP - Hypnosis. Lee B. Huff, a Certified Master Hypnotist, helps to unleash the hidden powers of the mind. Information: (830) 964-3744 or www.tpml.org Monthly Gardening Series Date: May 25 Time: 3-4:30 p.m. Location: New Braunfels Public Library You should know: Guest speaker Rich Bradley on "Raised Beds for Vegetables." Information: (830) 964-4494 Brush Control Workshop Date: May 25 Time: 6 p.m. registration Location: Texas AgriLife Extension Service, 325 Resource Drive You should know: $10 registration fee, program covers topics such as brush control methods and laws and regulations. Bring pesticide license number. Information: (830) 620-3440 German Language Camp Date: June 13-24 Time: Beginners' class 9 a.m. to noon, advanced 1-4 p.m. Location: Conservation Plaza, 1300 Church Hill Drive You should know: For children ages 6-13. Basics of German will be taught with songs, games and visual aids. Cost is $90 for two weeks. Information: (830) 660-0437 Danny Edward's 'One Night with Elvis' Date: May 27 Time: 7 p.m. Location: BrauntexTheater Information: (830) 627-0808 Organic Vegetable Gardening Date: May 28 Time: 9 a.m. Location: 1101 Elbel You should know: Hosted by Guadalupe County Master Gardeners. Information: email@example.com A Salute to Military Wives Date: May 29 Time: 6 p.m. Location: The Palace Theater, 314 S. Austin St., Seguin You should know: One night with Big Daddy Dean, a Salute to Mayor Betty Ann Matthies. $8 donation with canned or dry food item. Proceeds benefit Mother Ethel Luckey's Foreign Mission Outreach Program. Information: (830) 379-2428 Happy Birthday/Anniversaries HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO-■ Kenneth and jackie Brinidcoeter VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES The Daily Planner will soon begin publishing volunteer opportunities. To submit one to the Herald-Zeitung, send a brief description to firstname.lastname@example.org . Include the name of the organization, dates and times needed and a very brief description of duties.
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