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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 19, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 Thursday, May 19, 2011 — Herald-Zeitung — Page 7  DAILY PLANNER  ON THE WEB  LAURA McKEIMZIE/Herald-Zeitung  Assistant County Engineer Robert Boyd stands May 9 near aTR.D. rig at the construction site of the Dry Comal Creek Flood Retarding Structure, more commonly known as Krueger Canyon Dam. 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.  CLUBS, SUPPORT GROUPS, MELTINGS  ‘THE JACK TALES’AT CIRCLE ARTS THEATRE  Good triumphs in this scene from "The Jack Tales," one of two one-acts presented by The Inner Circle of Circle Arts Theatre. Performances are 8 p.m. May 21 and 2 p.m. May 22. All proceeds go to fund the group's trip to the TNT Youth Conference in June. Tickets may be purchased at The Crossing, at circleartstheatre.org, or by calling (830) 837-6172. The second act is "OZ," a fanciful re-telling of L. Frank Baum's famous story. From left, are Tanner Brewer, Lexy Canon, Jordan Fowler, Aleah Petmecky, and Jayme Zigler.  COMAL ISD BOARD MEETING  Date: Third Thursdays Time: 6 p.m.  Location: Comal ISD Support Service Building, 1404 IH-35 North Information: Agendas and packets are posted online atwww.comal-isd.org  ST. PEREGRINE CANCER SUPPORT MINISTRY  Date: Third Thursdays Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Parish Library Information: (830) 608-9553 or  gracebyluv@aol.com   CANYON LAKE NOON LIONS CLUB  Date: First and third Thursday Time: Noon  Location: Canyon Lake Golf Club  NEW BRAUNFELS ELKS LODGE  Date: First and Third Thursday Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Elks Lodge,  353 S. Seguin Ave.  CANYON LAKE GOLF CLUB  Date: First and Third Thursdays Time: 11:30 a.m.  Location: Canyon Lake Golf Club, Startzville  You should know: There is a speaker and lunch.  information: (830) 899-4406  GUADALUPE COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS  Date: Third Thursday Time: 7 p.m.  Location: Texas Cooperative Extension Building, 210 E. Live Oak, Seguin  Information: www.guadalupecounty-mastergardeners.org or (830)379-1972.  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   QUILTING/SEWING  GROUP  Date: Thursdays Time: 9-10:30 a.m.  Location: Comal County Senior Center  You should know: The group's main project is making quilted sleeping bags that are donated to the Salvation Army, the Women's Shelter and more. No quilting/sewing skill needed.  Information: (830) 629-4547  FREE GED DISTANCE LEARNING ONLINE CLASSES  Date: Thursdays Time:9a.m.-12p.m.  Location: Villa Serena, 109 Rosa Parks Road, New Braunfels You should know: Register all year at this location. Getting your GED and  improving your skills makes it possible to get a better job and to continue your education. Childcare not provided.  Information: (830) 379-1220 ext. 3  ANY BABY CAN  Date: Thursdays Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.  Location: 1619 E. Common Building C Suite 303  You should know: This is an education night for parents who have children diagnosed with autism. Volunteers will be needed every week.  Information: (210) 227-0170 or sgon- zales@anybabycansa.org   PINOCHLE  Date: Thursdays Time: 12:30-4 p.m.  Location: Comal County Senior Center, 655 Landa St.  You should know: We are looking for single-deck pinochle players. Information: (830) 606-8447  ANXIETY / O.C.D. SUPPORT GROUP  Date: Thursdays Time: 10-11 a.m.  Location: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.  Information: (830) 643-0200  EAGLES NO. 2999 BINGO  Date: Thursdays Time: Doors open at 5 p.m.; kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m.; Games begin at 7 p.m.  Location: Eagles Hall, 257 E. South St.  You should know: 15 games with $75, $100, $400, $750, and split-pot awards  Information: Dave McNeil, (830)629-1965  CANYON LAKE ROTARY CLUB  Date: Thursdays Time: Noon  Location: Tye Preston Memorial Library  You should know: The club hosts guest speakers discussing relevant community topics. Lunch, drink and dessert costs $12.  Information: (830) 964-4744  NEW BRAUNFELS NOON LIONS CLUB  Date: Thursdays Time: Noon to 1 p.m.  Location: Senior Center,  655 Landa St.  You should know: Lunch, followed by meeting with regional informative guest speakers. The public is invited. Information: Mary Carol,  (830) 237-3157  KIWANIS CLUB  Date: Thursdays Time: Noon  Location: 600 Peace Ave., VFW Post 7110  Information: Pete Warner,  (830) 643-4169  NIGHTTIME BINGO  Dates: Thursdays Time: 6-10 p.m.  Location: Seguin Elks Lodge You should know: Cash-only Bingo Information: (830) 303-5844  TODAY'S EVENTS  S.T.A.G.E. presents 'House for Sale'  Date: May 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  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 Texas 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  New Braunfels Women's Chamber of Commerce  Date: May 19 Time: 11:40 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Mamacita's You should know: Women in business get together to network. Meets on third Thursdays.  COMING EVENTS  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 at 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 it from 3-4 p.m.  Ready or Not Community Preparedness Event  Date: May 20 Time: 3-7 p.m.  Location: Walmart You should know: Speak with emergency services, pick up free materials and meet local groups. Information: www.texaspre-pares.org or www.texas-prepara.org  Frograce and Family Festival  Date: May 20 Time: 4-7 p.m.  Location: Landa Park You should know: Frogs are $5 for one or $25 for 6. Play for thousands of dollars in prizes.  Chicken Fried Steak Dinner  Date: May 20 Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.  Location: American Legion Post No. 179, 410 W. Coll St. You should know: Cost is $7. Information: (830) 387-9988  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. Setup at dawn.  Information: vivianfur- low@gmail.com   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 Pet Picnic  Date: May 21 Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Prince 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  Hair & Hearts Music Fast  Date: May 21 Time: Noon to 8 p.m. Location: Oma Gruene's Secret Garten You should know: Free. Fundraiser for Pink Heart Funds that gives wigs to children. Stylist will be on site for those wishing to  donate hair.  Friends of the Library Meeting  Date: May 21 Time: 10 a.m.  Location: New Braunfels Public Library You should know:The upcoming Children's Book Sale will be discussed.  Sons of the Republic of Texas  Date: May 21  Time: 10-11:30 a.m. meeting Location:Travelcenters of America, Exit 193,  4817 N. I-35  You should know: Prince Carl of Solms-Braunfels Chapter 50.  Bowling Blast Off  Date: May 21 Time: Noon to 3 p.m. Location: Fiesta Lanes Bowling Center, 1202 Huisache Ave.  You should know: Kids bowl for free.There will be door prizes, face painting, clowns and music. Reservations required.  Information: (830) 625-6263  Bark-B-Q  Date: May 21 Time: 11 a.m.  Location: 2170 Old Sattler Road  You should know: Canyon Lake Animal Shelter Society is hosting a barbecue fundraiser. Barbecue and entertainment for $10. There will be a raffle and vendors.  Sweetheart Biker Poker Run  Date: May 21  Time: 8 a.m. registration;  9:30 a.m. ride  Location: Elks Lodge, 353 S. Seguin Ave.  You should know:Tickets for Hill Country ride are $25 per rider or $40 for rider and passenger. Price includes barbecue brisket dinner at 6:30 p.m. and a live band from 8-11 p.m. Vendors and food throughout the day. Information: (830) 708-7047  AARP Drive Alive Class  Date: May 21 Time: 8:30 a.m.  Location: Bulverde Senior Center, 30280 Cougar Bend, Bulverde  You should know:This class does not relieve traffic citations but may assist with insurance premiums. Reservations desired. Information: (830) 438-3111  Front Yard Flag Program Signup  Date: May 21-27 You should know: Front yard flag program sponsored by Pack 163, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.The scouts will deliver the flags to your home or business five times per year for $25 total. Information: nbscouts.org  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  Youth Car Wash for Peace Lutheran  Date: May 22 Time: 1-4 p.m.  Location: Wash Werks, 1864 S. Walnut Ave.  You should know: Peace Lutheran youth are raising funds for summer camp at Sky Ranch in Colorado. Donations are welcome. Information:  www.plcnb.org   Barbarossa Bowling Club Membership Meeting  Date: May 22 Time: 5 p.m.  Location: Barbarossa Bowling Club You should know: Roll Off will precede the meeting at 2 p.m. Cold cuts will be served. Bring snacks and dessert.  Information: (830) 609-5514  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.  Fourth Tuesday Book Review  Date: May 24 Time: 9:30 a.m.  Location: Senior Center You should know: Carol Bissett will review "Still Love," by Lisa Genova. Guests welcome for a fee. Information: (830) 626-3233  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:   jlbruno@gvec.net   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.  Happy Birthday/Anniversaries  HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:  ■ Christopher Usey (22)  VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES  The Daily Planner will soon begin publishing volunteer opportunities. To submit one to the Heratd-Zeitung, send a brief description to plan- ner@herald-zeitung.com . Include the name of the Organization, dates and times needed and a very brief description of duties.   

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