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   New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 26, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas                                 To have your event publicized, email planner<Mierald-or cs!! Kste Thoffis; st (830) SS-9144 sxt 222 Post your events online at heralid-zeitung.com  Today  Lighting of the Oak Tree  When: 4-6 p.m. today Where; Heritage Village Museum, 1370 Church Hill Drive Contact: (830) 629*6504 You should know: Family event; Prince Solms lighted a live oak tree hung with candy to commemorate the first Christmas of the German emigrants. $1 for children, $2 for adults. $5 for families.  Comal County Aggie Moms Club Cookie Bake Sale  When: Order by Dec. 3 Contact: (830) 606-6376 or (830) 625-3300  You should know: Order five types of German Christmas cookies. Order pick up is 11-2 p.m. Dec.  11 at CHS cafeteria.  “Small Works for the Holidays”  Art Show  When: Through Dec, 30 Where: New Braunfels Art League Gallery, 237 W San Antonio St.  Alla Prima Art Studio UT Students Art Show  When: 10 a m -6 p.m Through  Nov. 27  Where: Alla Prima Art Studio and Gallery  Contact: (830) 214-4651 You should know: Showcased will be three UT fine arts students' works in vanous media.  Table Shuffleboard Tournament  When: 2:30 p.m. Saturdays Where: VFW 8573. 14625 River Road. Sattler Contact: (830) 964-3334  Precious Life Crisis Services Classes and Workshops  When: Tuesdays and Saturdays Time: 9-11 a.m., 11 a.m.-l p.m. Saturday 4-6 p.m. Tuesday Where: Precious Life Crisis Center  Contact: (830) 372-5980 or wwwpreciouslifeservices.com You should know: Six, eight and twenty week classes.  New Braunfels Farm-to-Market  When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays Where: South Castell by Friesenhaus  Contact: (830) 629-2223 You should know: Everything from seafood to jams. Live music and much more.  Coming Up  Music Study Club 51st Advent Vespers  When: 4 p.m. Nov. 27 Where: Cross Lutheran Church You should know: Free and open to the public. Will include a choir, hand bell choir, string trio, special piano music and wind ensemble.  Walk-in Flu Clinic  When: 3-5:45 p.m. Nov. 29 Where: Comal County Public Health, 178 E. Mill St., Suite 210 Contact: (830) 221-1150 You should know; Children ages 2-18 can receive FluMist for $10.  TLU President to address Heritage Seguin  When: 5:30 p.m. Nov. 29 Where: Silver Center, 510 E. Court St., Seguin You should know; Dr. Stuart  Dorsey, Texas Lutheran University president, will present a program about the U.S. economy at Heritage Seguin.  Intro to Ancestry.com  When: 4-5:30 p.m Nov. 29 Where: New Braunfels Public Library  Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Basic workshop on Ancestry.com and online genealogical research. Free and open to the public.  Lunch and Learn: Intro to Facebook  When: Noon Nov. 30 Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library  Contact: (830) 964-3744 You should know: Be guided through privacy issues. Bring lunch or snack  Holiday Detour of Homes: Celebrating Soulful Spaces  When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 Contact: (830) 822-2227 You should know: Fundraiser for SOS Foodbank and Habitat for Humanity Come view 5 “soulful" homes and attend an after-party at the Farmer s Market Tickets are $10 at Max's Haus Mercantile, 653 S. Seguin Ave.  Candle Lighting 2011 — Alzheimer's Awareness  When: 5:30 p.m Nov. 30 Where: Main Plaza Contact: To have your loved one’s name read, call (210) 279-4825 You should know: Annual event to honor those who are or will be affected by Alzheimer's Disease or related illnesses. Names of those who have passed or are living with the disease will be read.  Picture with Santa  When: 3-5 p,m Nov, 30, Dec. 10 and 12  Where: County Line Vet Clinic You should know: Bring your family and pets.  Wassailfest  When: 6 p.m. Dec. 1 Where: Downtown New Braunfels You should know: Festivities and sampling of wassail at different booths.  Irish Christmas Carol Concert  When: 2-4 p.m. Dec. 2 Were: New Braunfels Public Library  Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Irish folksinger Danny O'Flaherty will perform music from Ireland, Wales, Scotland, Cornwall, Brittany and more. Free and open to the public.  Diane Kraft Art Show  When: 1-7 p.m. Dec. 2 Where: Stone Coffee Bar You should know: Enjoy coffee and view original Christmas paintings by artist Diane Kraft.  Pictures with Blue Santa  When: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Dec. 2 Where: New Braunfels Public Library  Contact; (830) 221-4313 You should know: Take pictures with Blue Santa and do a Christmas craft in the Children’s Room.  Christmas Bus Trip  When: Noon Dec. 3  Where: Starts at Home Depot  parking lot  Contact:  j.stachiw@ hydroports.com You should know; Bus trip to Fredericksburg for shopping, trip to Rockbox Theater, then to Johnson City to view Christmas lights. Cost is $68. Register by Nov. 25.  Gruene Pony Express Run  When; 10 a m. Dec. 3 Where: Gruene HistoriG District You should know; Relay riders carry “Chhstmas Greetings” messages from the governor. Temporary post office will be set up in Gruene. Bring Christmas cards,  Christmas Tour of Homes  When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 3 Where: New Braunfels area You should know; Tour mix of old and new homes. Tickets available at the Chamber of Commerce. Cost is $12 before tour and $15 on the day of the tour.  "The Aristocats” Kids Show Auditions  When: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 3 Where: Brauntex Theatre Contact:  ameysn@gmail.com  You should know: Audition for New Braunfels Theatre Company performance of The Aristocats" Kids Show. Come prepared with 16 bars of a song, jazzy preferred.  Cross Lutheran Church German Christmas Service  When: 3 p.m. Dec 4 Where: Cross Lutheran Church, 2171 E, Common St.  Contact; (830) 625-3666 You should know; German language Chnstmas service.  “Miracle on 34th Street”  When: Dec, 2-4, 9-10 Where: Brauntex Theatre You should know: Tickets are $12 for children, $15 for seniors and students, and $17 tor adults, available at the Brauntex.  Christmas Concert — San Antonio Liederkranz  When: 3 p.m. Dec. 4 Where: McAllister Auditorium,  1300 San Pedro, San Antonio Contact: (210) 651-0573 You should know: 60-member male German choir sings Christmas songs in German, English and Latin. Cost is $12.  Goodtime Polka and Waltz Club Dance  When; 3-7 p.m. Dec. 4  Where: Eagles Hall, 257 E South  St.  You should know: Dance to polkas, waltzes and more.  Guests welcome and memberships available.  Visit with St. Nicholas  When: 5 p.m, Dec. 5 Where: Sophienburg Museum Contact: (830) 629-1572 You should know; “German" Santa. Reservations required and cost is $5 per family.  Bracken Christian School Info Night  When: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 6 Where: Bracken Christian School conference room Contact: (830) 980-3267  You shoukJ know: Bracken Christian School offers dualaccredited, Christ-centered education tor K-12.  Gruene Orchid Society Christmas Meeting  When: 7 p.m. Dec. 6 Where: Large west room, Warm Springs Specialty, 1445 Hanz Drive  Contact: (830) 620-6790 "Vbu should know; There will be a pot luck supper with Christmas theme. Officers will be installed.  German American Society Annual Christmas Dinner  When: 6 p.m. Dec. 6 Where: Elks Lodge, 353 S.  Seguin Ave.  Contact: (830) 837-5058 You should know; Order your dinner tickets by Dec. 2.  North Pole Village  When; Dec. 8-10,15-17 Where; CRRC, 125 Mabel Jones Drive, Canyon Lake Contact: (830) 964-3003 You should know; Begins with Hope Hospice Tree lighting at 5:30 p m. Dec. 8.Village includes post office to mail letters to Santa.  Annual Holiday Tea  When: 4-6 p.m. Dec. 8 Where: Bulverde/Spring Branch Library  You Should know: Fine teas and pastries will be served amid Christmas decorations. There will be a silent auction of decorated baskets filled good goodies.  The Great Gingerbread Event  When; 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m. Dec. 10 Where: McKenna Children’s Museum  Contact: (830) 606-9525 You should know; $30 for members, $40 for non-members. Includes assembled house, cookie and plenty of frosting and decorations.  Starlite Ballroom Dance  When: Dec. 10 Where: Eagles Hall Contact: (210) 658-7667 You should know: Dress is holiday formal. Admission is $25 per couple and there will be live Big Band music.  Christmas VBS  When: 9 a.m. Dec. 10 Where: Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church Contact: (830) 643-9703 You should know; “Christmas Around the World” is the theme for this vacation Bible school. Lunch is included.  Canyon Lake Christmas Parade  When: 11 a.m. Dec. 10 Where; Along FM 2673 to downtown Sattler  Contact;  www.clnnonlions.com   Hill Country Yacht Club Parade of Lights  When: 6 p.m. Dec. 10 Where: Canyon Lake You should know: Boat parade on Canyon Lake.  Seventh Annual Walk to Bethlehem Living Nativity  When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 10-11 Where:Spring Branch Baptist Church  You should know; Free admission  VOLUNTEER  CofTUil County Senior Citizen Thrift Store  Duties: Sorting clothes, tagging, customer contact and light lifting.  Available times: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.  Informatton: (830) 629-4547  Volunteer Rainfall Observer  Duties: The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail &  Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a nationwide, non-profit, volunteer, rainfall reporting network. Nattonal Weather Service 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, go to  http://cocorahs.org/  or contact the Austin/San Antonio National Weather Servwe ( www.srh.noaa.gov/ewx ) via email to  mark.lenz@noaa.gov  or  steve.smart@noaa.gov .  Comal County Habitat for Humanity  Duties; Volunteers must be 16 or okjer. 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  RSVP America Reads Program  Duties: Volunteer tutors must like helping K-3rd grade children by reading to them or with them. Commit to a couple of hours a week dunng school hours (8 a.m. to 2 p.m.) at the school of your choice. We will train you and provide teaching materials.  Information:    ^  wvw.bniven @ netscape.com or (830) 632-7769  Patient Care Volunteers at Hope Hospice  Duties: Provides support to hospice patients and families through comfort and companionship. You wilt be given training to provide you with the tools you will need to be successful. Contact; (830) 358-5211 or agilbertson @ hopehospice net  HAPPY HOLIDAYS!  Please note that items in tfie Stammtisch run unless groups asl< that they be put on hold for the holidays, so call ahead before a meeting. To put a meeting on hold tor the holidays, contact plannerC«’ herald-zeitung.com.  Clear Blu^  Car Wash  Super Clean. Super Fast. Super Easy.  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