New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 3, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas 2C I Sunday, July 24, 2011 | heralozeitung.com STAMMTISCH To have your event publicized, t-mail plann«r<ih»rald'Zeitung.com or call Kate Thomas at (830) 825-9144 ext 222, Today PET OF THE WEEK Texas art show When to a.m, to 5 p.m. July 2-3G Where: 239 W San Antonio St. You should know New Braunfels Art League members display works depicting Texas in paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry and pottery. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer’ When 8 p m. Thursday. Friday and Saturday. 2 p m Sunday from July 7-31 Where: Circle Arts Theatre You should know: Tickets at The Crossing. Chamber, or circleart-stheatre org, S.T.A.G.E. presents “Ring of Fire ’ When July 21’24. 28-31. Aug 4-7 Contact: (830) 438-2339 You should know Musical about the songs of Johnny Cash July 21 (s a benefit for Bulverde Senior Center Gruene Lions Safari Registration When Register by July 26 Contact WWW gruenelionscluborg You should know Safari is a city* Wide scavenger hunt on Aug, 6 Teams will navigate streets, rivers, parks and historic places to score points and win prizes Proceeds benefit NB Parks and Rec Fund to restore Landa Park bridges Cost is $25 per person Need sponsors, advertisers and teams Geronimo VFW Sunday Afternoon Dance When 2pm kitchen. 3-6 30 p.m today Where Geronimo VFW Post 8456, 6808 Hwy 123 Geronimo Contact 1830) 303-9903 You Should know S7 donation Smoke-free and open to everyone Coming Up Sewing Machine Class When 10a m to 1 pm July 26 Where Bulverde Spring Branch Library You should know Friends of the Library will offer a sewing machine class tor beginners, Bring sewing machine, parts and manual, smalt scissors, size 11 or 14 needles and any color thread for practice Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes When 4-6 p,m July 27 Where Private dining room, Christus Santa Rosa Hospital Medical Center, San Antonio Contact Register by calling 1-877-250-3627 CASA Wine Tasting When 6 p m, July 28 Where Gardens of Cranesbury View, 1470 S Cranes Mill Road You should know. Come ‘'Samba With CASA" and taste South American wines while supporting CASA and honoring Comal County District Attorney Jennifer Tharp Tickets are $30 in advance or S50 a couple and are available at New Braunfels CASA office or the Chamber of Commerce. NBCA Presents Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods Jr.’ When 6 p m, July 28. 2 p.m. and 6 p.m, July 29 Where I Centro School. 1600 River Road Contact' firstname.lastname@example.org You should know: Tickets are $12 for 10 and up S8 for under 10, Group discounts available. Free Jesus Jam Fest When 7-10 p m July 29, Noon to LAURA McKENZIE | Herald-Zeitunq Joiene IS a 6 7 month fjid, aIhI»' and black spaved fwiale pointer mix For more information on now to adopt, please contact the New Braunfels Humdne Soi.’^'ty a.t (8.30) 629-5287 Or visi! 1920 Knehler Ave or online at hsnbacofn 11 p.m July 30 Where; Texas Ski Ranch. 6700 N 1-35 You should know Presented by Freedom Outreach Ministries City-wide Rummage Sale Fundraiser When: 8 a m, to 2 p m. July 30 Where: American Legion Post 179. 410 W Coll Contact Pat Seegers at 830-387-9988 or Kimmie Scott (after 3 p m ) 830-625-0179 You should know One table two chairs — SI 5. Inside with air conditioning Sandwiches, drinks and desserts for sale Shut Up and Ride Roughstock Tour 2011 When: 10 a m. and 7 p.m July 30 Where: Comal County Fairgrounds. 801 Common St Contact: 979-220-2460 You should know: Morning — Cowboy autograph sessions, youth mutton bustin, stick horse barrel race: Evening — Bull riding, saddle bronc, bareback bullfighting, Performance by Dean Seltzer and the Redneck Mothers Geronimo VFW Sunday Afternoon Dance When: 8 p m, to midnight July 30 Where: Geronimo VFW Post 8456 6808 Hwy 123. Geronimo Contact: (830) 303-9903 You should know: $7 donation. Smoke-free and open to everyone. Kingsbury VFD 42nd Annual Bar-B-Que and Live Auction When: 9 a m, to 5 p m, July 30 Where: Kingsbury Fire Station. Kingsbury You should know: Donations of homemade jams, veggies, plants and arts and crafts and baked goods needed. 8th Annual Canyon Lake Barbecue and Chili Cook-off When: July 30-31 Where: Dam Red Barn, Sattler Contact: (830) 832-3219 You should know: Cook-off benefits Comal County Junior Livestock Association. CASI Scholarship Fund and South Texas Chapter of ALS Come cook and or (udge CCLA will sell barbecue sandwiches. Blessing of the Animals When 10:45 a.m. July 31 Where Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church, 6761 Hunter Road Contact: (830) 643-9703 You should know: Blessing included in outdoor Sunday service Summer Camp Style Vacation Bible School When Aug. 1-5 Where Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church, 6761 Hunter Roa 1 Co.iUciCt: (830) 643-9703 You should know: For ages 4-13, Wilt feature outdoor and indoor activities and a program about healthy lifestyles. Supper provided. River City Community Church Vacation Bible School When: 6:30-9 p m, Aug, 1-5 Where River City Community Church, New Braunfels Campus. 1600 River Road You should know: For kindergarten through fifth grade. Third Annual Cardboard Boat Races When: 10 a m, to 4 p m, Aug, 6 Where: Canyon Lake Ccntact;www,ae4cool,com or (830) 980-8600 You should know: Proceeds go to New Life Children’s Treatment Center and St, Judes Ranch for Children. Sponsors and vendors needed, Nolen Paul Vargas Scholarship 5K When 8 to 11 a.m. Aug. 6 Where: Landa Park Cost: $15 per person Contact: sheila.west® comalisd.org Crop Till You Drop No. 3 When: 10 a m to 10 p.m. Aug. 6 Where: Texas Agricultural ONLINE MORE mj EVENTS Visit our events calendar online 24 hours a day at herald-zeitung.com Education and Heritage Center, 390 Cordova Road. Seguin Contact: (830) 660-2658 or stamp-tngwithlinda@att net You should know: An all-day scrapbooking/stamping event. Bring your own supplies and projects to work on All-day crop is $30. half-day is $15. Proceeds go to charity Early registration by July 28 Chiiclren’s Service and Back to School Blessing When: 10:45 a.m. Aug. 8 Where: Where: Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church. 6761 Hunter Road Contact: (830) 643-9703 Food Preservation Series; Jammin’ It! When: 1-5 p.m. Aug. 10 Where, Comal County Texas AgriLife Extension Service kitchen. 325 Resource Drive Contact: (830) 620-3440 You should know: Learn the process of making jams and jellies, plus freezing fruits and vegetables. Cost is S50. Family and Crlmianl Law Seminar When: 6-8 p.m. Aug. 11 Where: McKenna Events Center Contact: RSVP (830) 627-0044 You should know: Free general information session open to the public, Basic family and criminal law topics will be covered. Sponsored by Comal County Hispanic Council and presented by Zamora & Schoon, PLLC. End-of-Summer Reading Program Party When: 7 p,m. Aug. 12 Where: New Braunfels Public Library Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Concert with Bret Graham, grand prize wil be drawn. Must be present to win. VOIIINTKKR Comal County Senior Citizen Thrift Store Duties: Sorting ctothes, tagging, customer contact and light lifting Available times: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays Information: (830) 629-4547 Volunteer Rainfall Observer Duties: The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a natk>nwide, non-profit, volunteer, rainfall reporting network. National Weather Servrce meteorologists depend on a network of rainfall observers to provide accurate and timely "ground truth* precipitation reports on a daily basis. If you ; are interested in being a volunteer rainfall observer, please go to http://cocorahs.org/ or you may contact the Austin/San Antonio National Weather Service (WWW. srh noaa.gov/ewx) via email to mark lenz@noaa gov or email@example.com . Comal County Habitat for Humanity Duties: Volunteers must be 16 or order. No previous experience needed. Commit to a day or two per month Construction and office helped needed Available times: Saturdays 9 a m to 4 p.m.. weekday opportunities also available. Information www.comalhabi-tat.org or (830) 625-7005 American Cancer Society Annual Golf Tournament; Duties:Coordinator Assistant for tournament held each October. Information Robert Acevedo (830) 237-9759(9am-4pm) American Cancer Society Road to Recovery; Duties; Drive ambulatory cancer patients to area treatment facilities Good driving record. Training provided by ACS. Information Paige DeLeon 1-800-227-2345(9am-4pm) Movie Screenings for Children with Special Needs When; Aug 13 Where: Creekside Cinemas You should know "Cars" will be shown July 9. "The Smurfs on July 13. Free child admission with adult ticket purchase $1 hot dogs and ice cream Hermann Sons Annual Picnic When; Noon Aug 14 Where: Lodge No. 106, 1658 Hwy 46 South You should know: Catered meal Bring dessert and game prize Food Preservation Series: You CAN Do It! When; 1-5 pm. Aug. 17 Where: Comal County Texas AgriLife Extension Service kitchen. 325 Resource Drive lillM'IIDX'i.s ► liilie I lorscy ► Mia Martintv (1^0) ► 1 .yiin SiiattMiiaiiii I.I'ai (li t, Moticlay) ► Ioni ( ¡arrisoli (20) Cl.I us; \iKi:n\(,s. si rroKrckoi i»s Gruene Scene Singles When 6-8 p m. Sundays Where Gruene United Methodist Church Contact gruenescenesingles @ gmail.com, (830) 625-7200 You should know: Gruene Scene Singles is a gathering of 40-1- singles. On the third Sunday we gather at “The Stone” in Gruene for a meet and greet. Free Summer Lunch Program When 11 a.m Sundays Where: Villa Serena Apartments, 109 Rosa Parks Contact: (830) 625-6909 You should know: For children ages 1 to 18. Free, no registration required. Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary #2999 When 7 p.m. fourth Mondays Where: 257 E South St. Contact 830-629-1252 Fitness and Walking Group When: 11 a m to noon Mondays Where River City Advocacy. 145 Landa St Contact: (830) 643-0200 or www.rivercityadvocacyinc.org Life After Loss Adult Support Group When; Noon and 6 30 p m Mondays for six weeks Where; 1313 1-35 N., San Marcos Contact. (512) 754-0322 or firstname.lastname@example.org You should know Life after Loss program designed by American Cancer Society to help you process grief. No cost. Domestic Violence Support Group When: 5:30 p.m. Mondays Where; Crisis Center of Comal County, 1547 E Common St. Contact: (830) 620-7520 or (800) 434-8013 Basic and Protective Parenting When: 5-6 p.m. Mondays Where; Seguin Elks Lodge 1331 C.H. Matthies Jr. Contact; (830) 372-5980 Narcotics Anonymous When; 6;45 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays Where; 24-hour Club, 1142 Eikel Contact; (800) 765-1266 Al'Anon Meeting When; 7-8 p m. Mondays Where; St John's Episcopal Church, 312 S. Guenther Ave Contact; (830) 620-1450 German Choral Singing When; 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays Where; Eden Hill, 631 Lakeview Blvd. Contact NBHarmonie.org or (830) 629-5942 You should know; The Gemischter Chor Harmonie sings folk and classical music. We welcome new singers Knights of Columbus #4183 Bingo When: 5 p.m Mondays Where; Knights of Columbus Hall. 111 Landa St. Contact; (830) 629-7673 You should know. Doors 5 p.m., games 7:15 p.m. Water Aerobics When: 8-9:15 a.m. Monday Where: Senior center, 655 Landa Contact; (830) 629-4547 Cost; Free with membership to senior center and pool room Yoga and Spiritual Awareness Class When; 6 p.m. Mondays Where; Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road Contact; (830) 608-9515 Protective Parenting Six and Twelve Class When: 5-6 p.m. Mondays Where; Seguin Elks Lodge. 1331 C.H. Matthies, Jr., Seguin Contact; 830-372-5980 You should know: Cost is $30 Certificates are given after the completion of class or program Register online by e-mailing pre- email@example.com Stepfamilies Support Group When; 6-7 p.m. Mondays Where; River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St. Contact; (830) 643-0200 or www.rivercityadvocacyinc .org Photography Group When: 1-2 p.m, Mondays Where: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.