New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 23, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas
Herald-Zeitung □ Wednesday, April 23,1997 □ 9AStammtisch
Emergency utility assistance
Financial assistance is available to pay past due utility bills through a new program offered by the New Braunfels Housing Authority. To qualify, one can rent or own, must live inside the city limits, be low-income and in an emergency situation. To apply come by the main office of the Housing Authority at 300 Laurel Lane. Call 625-6909 for information.
Keep saving those labels
Thanks to the great community response, the Community Council of South Texas’ Head Start program has decided to conduct the “Campbell’s Labels for Education’’ drive through the 1997-98 school year. Head Start can receive items such as piicroscopes, globes and activity books in exchange for the coupons. For a complete list of eligible products or for information call (210) 379-8110.
Junatsanth dabs sought
The Black Heritage Society needs young black ladies to participate in this year's Juneteenth celebration to be held at 7 p.m. June 21 at Saengerhalle. For an application call Dr. Nathan Millett at 606-6936 or Kahala Crayton at 606-2812.
Decorated chairs auction
The Lioness Club Decorated Chair Silent Auction fund-raiser is almost over. Ryan's Steak House has a list of where to see and bid on the chairs.
. House of Refuge Christian Fellowship, 438 S. Interstate 35, is holding special prayer services at 7 p.m. Sundays through May 11.
' The topic of the services is "Answer Us: A Cry for Divine Visitation.*’ The multiracial, multidenominational ministry team for the services is from several local congregations. Call 620-0932 or 625-6085 for information.
Process theology discussed
The Unitarian Universalists will have a group report on the UU Spring District Conference at 7:30 p.m. today at the Faith United Church of Christ, 970 N. Loop 337. The theme of the conference was “Process Theology,” honoring Dr. ; Chari se Hartshorne, a member of the I First UU Church in Austin and a . famous philosopher, on his 100th
• birthday. Child care is available.
• Composting from A to Z
New Braunfels and Comal County ‘ residents will have an opportunity to j learn everything they ever wanted to r know about composting at a special ^seminar at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Conference Room A-B of the New t Braunfels Municipal Building. The ’ fire seminar will be taught by David > Will and is sponsored by the New »Braunfels Recycling Committee. Call ; 608-2100, ext. 18 for information.
•Womtn’s Chamber prime time
• The 5:30 p.m. Thursday Women’s Chamber “Prime Time” will feature “School to Work Program/Smart Cards.” Admission to the mixer at the Pinto Ranch Grill is $6 for members and $8 for guests.
Immunisation clinic canceled
The Comal County Health Department will not be having a regular immunization clinic Thursday. Regular Tuesday and Thursday immunization clinics will resume from 8 to 11 a.m. or I to 4 p.m. Tuesday on a walk-in basis.
Builder* Association fish fry
The Comal County Builders Association will hold its first annual fish fry at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Float Inn, Print-* Solms Park.
The cost is $15 at the door, children younger than 12 half price.
Let the mayor have It
New Braunfels residents will have an opportunity to let Mayor Jan Kennady know what is on their minds regarding the city at a brown bag lunch forum at noon Friday in Conference Room A-B of the New Braunfels Municipal Building.
The forums are held the Fridays before regular City Council meetings which take place on the second and fourth Mondays of each month. Call
608-2100 for information
A flag retirement is being sponsored by The Guadalupe Valley American Legion Post 35 and Auxiliary and Sts. Peter and Paul School. Please bring worn out flairs to the school during regular school hours or to First Commercial Bank, 654 Lamia Street.
The ceremony will be 9 a m. Friday in the school parking lot. Call
609-2721 for information.
Mandatory Realtor training •
The New Braunfels/Canyon Lake Area Association of Realtors will sponsor a “Mandatory Continuing Education” course on Fair Housing from 9 a.m. to noon Friday at First American Title Co., 162 W. Mill St. Registration fee is $18 in advance or $21 after today. Call 625-6954 to register.
Eden Home rummage sale
Eden Home Team I will hold a rummage, taco and bake sale from 9 a.m. to I p.m. Friday in the Friendship Room.
Rural appliance pickup
In recognition of Earth Day, April 22, Comal County will sponsor a special collection Saturday to collect used household appliances. Take items to the Comal County RunTl Recycling Center, 4755 Highway 46 West. Accepted items include refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers, stoves, washers, dryers, etc. No trash will be accepted. The service is free of charge. Call 620-5501 or (210) 855-4996 for information.
Hosanna Baptist yard sale
Hosanna Baptist Church will hold a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 525 E. Mather. Proceeds will benefit the church.
Lone Star Bettas is sponsoring a fish show Saturday and Sunday in New Braunfels. The show will feature betta fish (also known as Siamese fighting fish). The show will be held at 349 Union Wine. Doors open at IO a.m. Saturday. For more information call Johnny Nail at (210) 606-3978.
Chili for Kondalia VFD
The Kendalia Volunteer Fire Department will hold a fund-raiser Friday and Saturday at the Kendalia Dance Halle. The cook’s dance will be open to the public 8:30 p.m. April 25. CASI chili cookoff, games and entertainment will be noon to 6 p.m. April 26. A dance will be 8:30 p.m.
Now Braunfels ^orifice League
The New Braunfels Service League will meet Monday at the New Braunfels Presbyterian Church; coffee will be at 7 p.m., the meeting at 7:30 p.m. (evening tweeting only this month). Officer elections will be held; attendance is mandatory for all Service League members.
Marion VFD breakfast
The Marion VFD will serve “all you can eat” breakfast from 7 a.m. to I p.m. Sunday at Fire Station No. I on Center Street, a block south of FM 78. Proceeds from the breakfast will benefit the fire department’s kitchen building fund.
Texas Tech Ex roundup
All Texas Tech Ex-students, current students and those planning to anend Tech in the fall are invited to anend the annual Raider Roundup from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the McAllister’s Ranch (Guadalupe Cattle Co.) on Highway 46 South. Families are encouraged to attend. Call 620-1936 or 625-1240 for information.
Albert, Herman Voss Reunion
The Albert and Herman Voss
family will have a reunion with registration at 11 a.m. April 27 at the VFW Hall in Geronimo. Families should take a covered dish meal and dessert. Call 625-4417 for information.
Dog flea and tick dip
The Marion Volunteer Fire Department will hold a dog flea and tick dip from I to 5 p.m. Saturday. Call (210) 914-375 for information.
CHS Class of 1987 reunion
The Canyon High School Class of 1987 will hold a 10-year reunion planning meeting at noon Sunday at TJ’s Hamburgers and More, 636 S. Seguin Ave. Call (210) 761-7592 for information.
The annual Lenz-Matke reunion will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the New Berlin Community Center. Relatives are asked to bring a meat dish, vegetable or salad and dessert. Each family is asked to bring a gift for the games party in the afternoon.
Habitat for Humanity is taking applications for future homes. They must be received by April 30. Applications are available at the Dittlinger Library, or send a self-addressed envelope with two stamps on it to: Application request, Comal County Habitat for Humanity, P.O. Box 310487, New Braunfels, TX 78131-0487.
Dost garden contest
Information and entry blanks are available now at the Comal County Extension Service office at 132 S. Water Lane, and at New Braunfels Feed and Supply on Loop 337. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three gardens. Entry deadline is May I, and judging will be May 9.
Good, bad and ugly bugs
Dr. Bart Drees of Texas A&M will present a short course on insect management, “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,” 6:30 p.m. May I at the County Extension Office. The Men’s Garden Club meeting will follow.
Vegetable garden contest
The 1997 Comal County Vegetable Garden Contest is being judged May 9 this year. Entries will be accepted at the Comal County Extension office and at New Braunfels Feed and Supply until May
Prize money will be awarded to first ($75), second ($50) and third place winners. The contest is sponsored by New Braunfels Feed and Supply, the Men’s Garden Club and the Texas Agricultural Extension Service.
Guadalupe gourmet benefit
The Friends of the Ranch will have their second Gourmet on the Guadalupe dinner at 6:30 p.m. May I at The Restaurant at Gruene Mansion Inn.
Tickets for the dinner are $35 per person and can be purchased by calling Dee Anderson at 625-7939. Friends of the Ranch help raise money for St. Jude’s Ranch for Children near Bulverde.
Call 625-7939 or 625-9148, ext. 226, for information.
Fondest and kick-off dance
The music of the Grapes of Wrath and special guest artist Tim DuBois will kick off Folkfest ‘97 from 8 to 11 p.m. May 2 at Conservation Plaza. Folkfest runs IO a.m. to 6 p.m. May 3 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 4. Exhibits and demonstrations of pioneer traditions, entertainment, food and drink will fill Conservation Plaza. Adult admission is $3; children younger than 18 enter free. Call 629-2943 for information.
Children of all ages are invited to join the Kindermasken Parade, a New Braunfels tradition and a part of Folkfest ‘97. This year’s costume theme is “How the West Was Won.” Participants line up at 9 a.m. May 3 behind the NBISD Education Center, 430 West Mill. Judging will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the parade heading toward the Plaza at IO a.m. Festivities will continue at Folkfest set for May 3 and 4 at Conservation Plaza. Call 629-2943 for information.
Bulverde Senior craft show
The Bulverde Senior Center will hold its annual craft show from IO a.m. to 5 p.m. May 3 at the Bulverde Community Center, 1747 Ammann Road in Bulverde. Admission is free.
Bracken bazaar, barbecue
The Bracken Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual Bazaar and Barbecue Dinner May 3 at the Bracken VFD, 2 miles north of 1604 on FM 2252 and Goll Street. Activities start at I p.m., dinner is from 4 to 8 p.m. and the Hill Country Line Dancers perform at 5:30 p.m.
Elks bridge tournament
Seguin Elks Ladies Auxiliary will hold a bridge tournament starting at 9 a.m. May 3 at the Seguin Elks Lodge. Make registration check for $10 payable to the Seguin Elks Ladies Auxiliary and mail to: Seguin Elks Ladies Auxiliary, 1331 Early Bird Lane, Seguin, Texas 78155.
Mid-Texas Symphony drive
The first week of May will begin the Mid-Texas Symphony (Auld membership drive for 1997-98. A special table will be in place at the final symphony concert of the season May 4 for all interested in joining the Guild. Membership is $15. Call 609-5562 for information.
Kneupper family reunion
The Kneupper family will hold a reunion 11 a.m. May 4 at the Kendalia Community Club. Lunch will be served at I p.m. Bring a covered dish or dessert and old family photos.
Sexual Assault Awareness
April has been proclaimed Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Green ribbons arc available at the Women’s Center to wear in support for the awareness of survivors of sexual assault in our community. Call 620-7520 to have a presentation for your group, club or business.
Space for dealers is still available for the Collector’s Showcase and Sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 31. The event is sponsored by the New Braunfels Conservation Society. Call 629-2943 for information.
Family Outreach of Comal County will hold parenting classes in May. Classes for parents of 6- to 12-year-olds will begin May 6. Classes for parents of newborns to 5-year-olds will begin May 7. All classes run from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Free baby-sitting is provided.
Music Study Club dinner
The New Braunfels Music Study Club Dinner will be held at 6:30 p.m.
May 8 at the Seele Parish House Auditorium.
The 1997 Scholarship winner as well as children and grandchildren of club members will entertain.
Tickets are $10 and must be purchased by May 6 at the Johnson Furniture Store, 283 S. Seguin Avenue.
Defense down sizing seminar
The U.S. Small Business Administration will give a briefing for small businesses affected by defense down sizing. Financial relief is available for defense contractors and sub-contractors through the DELTA Loan Program.
The briefing will be 11 a.m. May 8 on the fifth floor of the federal building, 727 E. Durango.
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