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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 3, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 HERALD-ZEITUNG.COM I Wednesday, August 3, 2011 | 7  Today  RUMMAGE SALE  Summer Camp Style Vacation Bible School  When: Aug. 1-5 Where: Commünity Fellowship Presbyterian Church, 6761 Hunter Road  Contact: (830) 643-9703 You should know: For ages 4-13 Will feature outdoor and indoor activities and a program about healthy lifestyles. Supper is 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,  A Celtic Evening  When: 7-8 Aug. 3 Where: Unitarian Universalists of Comal County, 135 Alves Lane Contact: (830) 624-7333 You should know The public is invited to a Ceili, a social gathering with Irish music, dancing, stones and blarney There will be Celtic dancers from Canyon Lake and San Antonio. Free.  New Braunfels Area Bobcats Alumni Mixer  When: 5:30-7 p m Aug, 3 Where: Calahan's. 194 W. San Antonio St,  This Week  S.T.A.G.E. presents “Ring of Fire"  When; Aug. 4-7  Contact: (830) 438-2339  You should know: Musical about  the songs of Johnny Cash July 21  IS a benefit for Bulverde Senior  Center  NB Theatre Company Presents “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”  When: 2:30 p,m, Aug. 5-6 Where New Braunfels Presbyterian Church You should know Tickets are S5 and there will be concessions sold.  Third Annual Cardboard Boat Races  When: 10 a m, to 4 p.m Aug. 6 Where, Canyon Lake Contact: 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  Photo sulxnitttid  The United Methodist Women Rummage Sale will be from 8 a,m to 6 p m Friday and 8 a m to noon SatuTday All sales benefit local community services.  Education and Heritage Center,  390 Cordova Road, Seguin Contact: (830) 660-2658 or stamp- ingwithlinda@att.net  You should know: An all-day scrapbooking/stamping event.  Bring your own supplies and projects to work on. There will be door prizes and vendors. All-day crop is S30. half-day is $15, Proceeds go to chanty. Early registration should be by July 28  Gruene Lions Safari  When: Aug 6  Contact:  www.gruenelionsclub.org  You should know Safari is a city-wide scavenger hunt on Aug. 6. Teams will navigate streets, rivers, parks and histonc places to score points and win prizes Proceeds benefit NB Parks and Rec Fund to restore Landa Park bridges Cost IS S25 per person. Need sponsors, advertisers and teams.  First Protestant Church Garage Sale  When: 9 a m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6 Where: 172 Colt St Contact: (830) 609-7729 You should know: Sell your items, merchandise and crafts. Proceeds benefit "Give to the Troops,"  Wilford Hall and BAMC.  The Response Call to Prayer  When: 9:30 a m. Aug. 6 Where: Dayspring Christian Fellowship. 1895 S Walnut Ave. Contact: (830) 620-4353 You should know: A live web stream of the Houston event will begin at 10 a.m. Bring water, Bible and notepad and pen.  Sunday Afternoon Country Dance  When: 3-6:30 p.m, Aug, 7 Where: Geronimo VFW, 6808 N. Hwy 123. Geronimo  Curious George Day  When: 2-4:30 p.m. Aug 8 Where: New Braunfels Public Library  Contact: (830) 660-4640 You should know: Come have your picture taken with Curious George and listen to stories and make masks. Fun for kids of all ages. Snacks provided.  Coming Up  Children’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  Hill Country Tea Party Patriots  When: 6:30 p.m, Aug. 8 Where: Senior Center Contact: (830) 608-0774 You should know: Speaker will be Jim Gibson with Texas Border Volunteers.  NB Theatre Company Presents “The Anne Awards"  When: 7 p.m. Aug, 9 Where: Renew Church You should know: Features song and dance numbers from popular musicals. The Anne Awards Show is named after dearly missed friend Anne Hair. Tickets are $5 for high school students and under. $10 for adults and concessions and dessert bar at 6 p.m. for mingling and bidding in silent auction.  Veterans Aid and Attendance Program  When: 2-3 p,m. Aug. 9 Where: Rio Terra Retirement Community 2294 E. Common St.  ONLINE MORE EVENTS  PBII Add your event to our online calendar at 1 m herald-zeitung.com  24 hours a day  10 nave your evem putHicizsa, email pMnner^iereiu-zeitun9.cofn or call Kate Thomas at (83(H ^9144 txt 222 Post your events online at htrald-zeitung.ciNn  Where: McKenna Events Center Contact: RSVP (830) 627-0044 Vbu should know: free general information session open to the public Basic family and criminal law topics will be covered. S^nsored by Comal County Hispanic Council and presented by Zamora & Schoon, PLLC.  Schultuten Class  When: 10 a m Aug. 11 Where Sophientxjrg Museum.  401 W Coll St Contact: (830) 629-1572 or wwwsophienburg.com You should know: Make a Schultute (school cone) and learn about the German tradition of giving the cones to children starting first grade. S5 per person RSVP by Aug. 9.  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 will be drawn. You must be present to win.  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 Si hot dogs and ice cream  Hill Country Chorus Presents “Those Were the Times ”  When: 7:30 p m. Aug 13 Where: New Braunfels Bible Church, 652 Loop 337 Contact: (210) 646-5404 or WWW hillcountrychorusorg You should know; Features HC Chorus. Chapter Quartets. Pleasant Street Quartet and Sterling. Tickets are S12 for adults, $10 seniors  2011 Texas Hold Em Tournament  When: 3 p.m Aug 13 Where: McKenna Events Center Contact: (830) 625-6954 for raffle tickets or visit  WWW nbclrealtors.org to purchase buy-in.  You should know: $15 for raffle ticket, drawing on Aug, 8. 21 years and up. Buy raffle ticket for seat in the tournament.  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  Sunday Afternoon Country Dance  When; 3-6.30 p,m Aug, 14 Where: Geronimo VFW, 6808 N, Hwy 123. Geronimo  You should know Information session about Veterans Aid and Attendance Program,  Refreshments will be served.  Free, RSVP at (830) 221-4800  Food Preservation Series:  Jammln’ 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 )ams and jellies, plus freezing fruits and vegetables. Cost is $50.  Senior Health Palaver: What is Diabetes?  When: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m Aug.  10  Where: First United Methodist Church. 572 W. San Antonio St. Contact: RSVP (830) 625-4837 You should know; Visit booths; lunch provided: speaker at 12:30 p,m, with Q&A session following,  Bar-W Celebrates Literacy Month with Said and Signing Supper  When: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 10 where: GVTC auditorium You shouldk now: Sign and write messages in dictionaries for third-graders, Meg Grier, author of "Grassroots Women: A Memoir of the Republican Party of Texas" will speak. Free and open to the public.  Family and Criminal Law Seminar  When; 6-8 p.m, Aug. 11  KlliTllhWS  ► Melia Koepp (18) Larry Schwab  TOD x'i's (.LUHs. \iKi:'riN(;s. SI iMH)in (;i{()i rs  Interagency  When; Noon, first Wednesdays Where: Senior center, 655 Landa St,  Contact; (830) 624-8380 You should know: Bring a brown bag lunch or purchase one from center.  Life After Death by Suicide  When; 6:30 p.m. first Wednesdays Where: CTMC Family Grief Center, 13131-35 N., San Marcos Contact: (512) 754-0322 or abel,rodriguez@ ahss.org You should know; Ongoing support group to assist family and friends. No cost.  American Legion Post 179 Board Meeting  When; 6:30 p.m,, first Wednesdays Where: Post Home  New Braunfels Yacht Club Monthly Meeting  When; 6:30 p m,, first Wednesdays  Where: The Faust Hotel's Bar Contact: (830) 625-7791 You should know; This is a floating, boating, and drinking club. New members are always welcome.  Alzheimer's Support Group  When; Noon, first Wednesdays Contact: 625-6291 Where: Eden Home Friendship Room, 631 Lakeview Blvd.  New Braunfels Evening Lions  When: First and third Wednesdays Time: 6 p.m.  Where: Senior Center Contact; (830) 629-1763  Babies and Books  When: 10-11 a.m,, first and third Wednesdays  Where; Klein Rd, Elementary School Library 2620 Klein Way Contact: (830) 221-1709 You should know: Books, songs, fingerplays, and puppets to develop listening and language skills. Take home books and learning activities for you child.  Ditch the Routine, Join the Party  When: Wednesdays  Where: Knights of Columbus, 111  Landa St.  Contact; (512) 393-9155 You should know; Cost is $5, come join the zumba class.  Seventh-Day Adventist Bible Study  When: 7 p.m, Wednesdays Where; New Braunfels Seventh* Day Adventist, 2990 W. San Antonio St.  Contact; (830) 629-5673  Free Weight Management Support Group  When: 3 p.m. Wednesdays Where; Eden Heights Apartments - apartment 113 Contact; (830) 214-5642 You should know; Wear light clothing. Free but donations accepted.  Topics include pitfalls, eating plans, exercise and supplements.  Hill Country Breakfast Club  When: 8:15-9:15 a.m.  Wednesdays  Where: The Fork and Spoon Patio Cafe, Marketplace Shopping Center, 651 N. Business 1-35 Contact;   www.HillCountryBreakfastClub.co   m  Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 923  When; 7 p.m. Wednesdays Contact: (512) 357-0289 You should know; All veterans who served during the period Feb. 28, 1961, to May 7,1975, are eligible to join regardless of duty station.  New Braunfels Rotary Club  When; Noon Wednesdays Where; Seekatz Opera House,  265 San Antonio St Contact; (830) 608-0133  Story Time and Baby Lapsit  When; 10 a.m. Wednesdays Where; Tye Preston Memorial Library 1321 Farm-to-Market 2673  Contact; (830) 964-3744  New Braunfels Skat Spielers  When: 6 p.m. Wednesdays Where; Zorn Bowling Club  Landa Ladies Golf  When; 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays Where: Landa Park golf course  Contact; Carole. (830) 629-2621  Project Rachel  When; 7 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Call for location Contact; (830) 481-3546, calls are confidential.  You should know: Support in the aftermath of an abortion.  Crochet Group  When; 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays Where: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St,  Contact; (830) 643-0200 You should know; All supplies are provided free of charge All are welcome.  AA and Al Anon non-smoking meetings  When; 7:30 p.m, Wednesdays Where; Unity Church of Practical Christianity 408 Gruene Road. Contact; (830) 832-3627  Day Time Bingo  When: Noon to 3 p.m.  Wednesdays and Fridays Where; Seguin Elks Lodge Contact; (830) 303-5844 You should know; Cash-only Bingo  Prayer Guided Meditation  When; 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays Where; Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road Contact; 608-9515 You should know: Christ-centered helping to heal the mind, spirit and  New Braunfels Donor Room  When; Monday through Saturday Where: 651 N. Business 35, Suite 830, The Marketplace Contact; 625-5401 You should know: Donate blood 8:30 a,m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m, Tuesday and Thursday; 9 a,m, to 3 p.m,  Saturday  Honey Creek Hikes  When; 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays Where; Guadalupe River State Park, 3350 Park Road 31. Spring Branch  Contact; (830) 438-2656 You should know: A donation of $2 per person or $5 per family is welcomed. To attend this hike, please call the Headquarters or stop by to sign up by 4:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.  Water Aerobics  When; 8 to 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays Where: Senior Center Contact; (830) 629-4547 You should know; Free with membership to senior center and pool room  The Early Years  When: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays Where; McKenna Events Center, 801 W. San Antonio St.  Contact; (830) 606-2160 You should know: Free parenting education and support for families throughout pregnancy until age 4,   

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