New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 23, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas
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NB Art League Presents; “Land and Sea"
When: Aug. 2-30 Where: New Braunfels Art League, 237 W. San Antonio St.
You should know: Reception 5-8 p.m. Aug. 5.
NB Ajax Youth Soccer Club Academy Open Enrollment
When: Aug. 15-26 Where: Weston Soccer Fields, off Doeppendschmidt Road Contact: [email protected]
You should know: For boys and girls 7-9 years old. Practice ís 5:30-6:45 p m. Monday and Wednesday for boys, Tuesday and Thursday for girls.
Adult College Prep Class Registration
When: Noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 24 Where; Alamo University Center, 8300 Pat Booker Road, Live Oak Contact: (210) 370-5707 You should know: Classes will be Sept. 25 to Oct. 25.
When; Aug. 24-Nov. 16 Where: Oakwood Baptist Church Counseling Center, 176 S. Hickory Ave.
Contact: (830) 627-7006
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners Trdining Class
When: Noon to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 24-Dec. 7
Where; St. Paul Evangelical
Church, 108 S. Main, Cibolo
You should know: Registration is
$170. Information and application
Readers Theatre Program: “Dandelion Wine”
When; 4-6 p.m. Aug. 25 Where; Bulverde/Spring Branch Library
You should know: Selected chapters from Ray Bradbury's “Dandelion Wine" have been adapted for theater People who enjoy reading aloud are encouraged to take part with prepared script copies. Parts for five readers. Everyone is welcome to come listen.
Cub Scout Registration
When: 7-8 p.m. Aug. 25 Where; Carl Schurz Elementary cafeteria, 633 W. Coll St.
Contact: (830) 620-9144 You should know: Join in the fun in Cub Scout Pack 133. All boys in first through fifth grades are welcome.
Man to Man Prostate Support Group Meeting
When; 6-7 p.m. Aug. 25 Where; Christus Santa Rose Rehab Center, 750 Landa St. Contact: (830) 625-3252
Texas Hunting Heritage Banquet
When: 6 p.m. Aug. 25 Where: McIntosh Party Hall, Hwy 46 W., Spring Branch Contact: (210) 861-0405 You should know: Hosted by the Guadalupe River Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation. Fundraiser for the conservation of wild turkeys and hunting heritage. Includes raffle, silent and live auctions, and gun sales. Contact the local chapter for ticket information.
Girl Scouts Registration Rallies
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 25 and 31; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 27
New Braunfels Breakfast Lions
When; 7 a.m. second and fourth Tuesdays
Where: Fork and Spoon in the Marketplace Shopping Center Contact: Call Jay at (830) 837-2195
You should know: New memberships available.
Cancer Warriors Group
When: 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday
Where: Oakwood Counseling Center, 176 S. Hickory Ave. Contact: (830) 627-7006 You should know: Patients, caregivers and survivors of all ages with all types of cancer meet for discussion.
Senior Center Skat Spielers
When: 12:30 p.m.Tuesdays Where: Comal County Senior Center
Art and Creative Expression
When: 9 a.m, to 3 p.m. Mondays,
NBHS CLASS OF 1961
The committee members of the New Braunfels Class of 1961 have been busy planning for the NBHS 50th Class Reunion. Plans are to kick oft the weekend activities with the Fair Parade on Sept. 23. There will be golf on Sept. 24 for the men. A lunch will be held for women on Saturday Saturday evening will include dinner at McAdoo’s. The class will bid goodbye to classmates at Schobels on Sunday morning at breakfast. The committee is still looking for classmates. If you can help them, eniiail Sara Kaye (Winegeart) McBride with information, questions or comments at [email protected]
Shown in the front row, from left, are Joan Nelson, Mary Helen Camarillo, Mary McIntosh, Diana VollbrechI and Sara Kay McBride. Shown in the back are Terry Burto, Mary Ann Fox, Erna Lou Wittenborn and Judy Osteen,
Where; Girl Scout House, 345 Howard St.
Contact; (830) 609-7855 or (210) 349-2404 ext. 227 You should kow; Learn about Girl Scout membership and volunteer opportunities for adults.
Honoring LBJ's Legacy: Lighting the Hill Country
When; 10 a.m. Aug. 26 Where; PEC’s £, Babe Smith building, Johnson City You should know; Ceremony will unveil Texas Historical Marker. Reception following and exhibit opens at 3:30 p.m.
Dance with the Platters from Branson
When; 7-11 p.m. Aug. 26 Where; Knights of Columbus Contact; Brauntex, (830) 627-0808 You should know; “Fifties” fundraising party for Brauntex renovation. Diner food, auction items. $60 for individual, $500 for table of to. Tickets on sale now.This Weelcend
S.T.A.G.E. Theatre Arts Classes Registration
When; 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 27 Where; Krause House Theatre, 1300 Bulverde Road, Bulverde Contact; (830) 438-2339 You should know; Theatre Arts classes for youth will be at 4:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays starting Sept, 12. Classes for 13 to adult will be 7-9 p.m. Mondays.
Show and Tails Dog Fair and Flea Market
When: 10 a.m Aug. 27 Where; KoC Hall, 111 Landa St. Contact;
or (830) 387-4917
Canyon Lake Hawks Youth Football & Cheer Association Pep Rally, BBQ and Silent Auction
When; 3-8 p.m. Aug. 27 Where; Practice fields next to CRRC
Contact; www.clhyf.org or [email protected]
You should know; Barbecue, carnival activities, punt, pass and kick
competition, silent auction, DJ music, cheerleader dress rehearsal and more.
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners
When: 9 a.m. Aug. 27 Where: Schertz Community Gardens, 1101 Elbel Road Contact: [email protected]
You should know: Learn about fall vegetable gardening.
When: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27 When; New Braunfels Public Library
Contact: (830) 885-2818 You should know; Texas Satsang Society presents free discussion on “How to Find God through Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel.”
“Be My Baby" Auditions
When: 4 p.m. Aug, 28 Where: Krause House Theatre,
1300 Bulverde Road, Bulverde Contact; (830) 438-2339
Sunday Afternoon Country Dance
When; 3-6:30 p.m. Aug. 28 Where: Geronimo VFW, 6808 N. Hwy 123, Geronimo Contact;
www.geronimotexasvfw.org or (830) 303-9903
Youth Car Wash
When: 1 p.m. Aug. 28 Where: Wash Werks, 1864 S. Walnut Ave,
You shouldk now: Peace Lutheran’s youth group is earning their way to the National Youth Gathering in New Orleans in 2012.Coming Up
Alzafar Shrine Circus
When: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 29 Where: Comal County Fairgrounds
You should know; Cost is $12-16 to see tigers, elephants and daredevils.
2011 Gruene Hall Fundraiser
When: 6-9 p.m. Aug. 30 Where: Gruene Hall Contact: (210) 704-3726
\bu should know: Development Council will host fundraiser for Christus Santa Rosa ^ New Braunfels. Music by Rick Cavender, Don Forres and Pete Williams. Trckets are $50 each or $500 for sponsorship table of eight.
AARP Safe Driving Class
When; 1-5 p.m. Aug. 31 Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library
Contact: (520) 271-8549
You should know: Reservations
When; 10 a.m, Sept. 1 Where: Bulverde/Spring Branch Library
You should know: Certified Master Gardener Lee Franzel will present about Hill Country homescapes. Free and open to the public.
Cross Culture: Kinect at Friedens Church
When; 5-8 p.m. first and third Fridays starting Sept. 2 Where; Friedens Church, 2555 Friedens Church Road, Seguin You should know: Time together gaming and Kinect-ing. All ages welcome, under 12, bring parent. Video games, ping pong, sports, food and worship music. First and third Fridays beginning Sept. 2.
Bicycle Rodeo and Family Festival
When; 6 p.m. Sept. 3 Where: Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church, 6761 FM 1102
You should know: Bicycle rodeo for kids features obstacle course, “Entry fee” is a donation of school supplies to Communities in Schools. Bring bike and helmet. Registration opens at 5:30 p.m. There will also be a free bounce house and outdoor family games. Festival food available for purchase.
Pack 119 Registration
When; 10 a.m. Sept, 3 Where; Wesley Halt, 572 W. San Antonio Ave.
Contact: (830) 626-3749 or http://pack119nbbc.org Yxi shouW know: For boys in first through frfth grades to join Cub Scouts.
63rd Annual Fiesta
When; 6:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 3-4 Where; St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 624 E. Hopkins, San Marcos
SARR/Dry Comal Whine 5 Mile Run
When; 8 a.m. Sept. 5
Where: Dry Comal Winery, Hwy
Contact: (210) 601-5647 You should know: Register online at saroadrunners.com or in person at Johnson Furniture. Cost is $20 for SARR members, $25 for non-members and $30 race-day registration.
SARR Dry Comal Whine Run
When; 8 a.m. Sept. 5 Where: Dry Comal Vineyards, Hwy. 46
Contact: www.saroadrunners.com or (210)601-5647 You should know: Cost is $25, Register online.
BlKrHDAYS ► Ursula FleckrODAY'S CLliHS, MEKTINCS, SUPPORT
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Where; River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.
You should know; Art therapy for adults with mental illness. All supplies provided.
Knights of Columbus No. 4183 Meeting
When; 6:30 p.m. fourth Tuesdays Where: KC Hall, 111 Landa St. Contact; (830) 625-2279 You should know; Fraternal meeting with first degree initiation;
Free Counseling with an LPC Intern
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Where: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.
You should know: Call for appointment. Begins Aug. 24.
Where: Oakwood Counseling
Contact: (830) 627-7006
When: 4:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Contact: www.judsonisd.org or call (210)619-0352 You should know: English and Spanish test administration available. For registration
Precious Life Crisis Services Classes and Workshops
When: Tuesdays and Saturdays Time: 9-11 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, 4-6 p.m. Tuesday Where; Precious Life Crisis Center Contact: (830) 372-5980 or www.preciousiifeservices.com You should kriQw; Six, eight and twenty week classes.
Comil County Senior CItizwi ThriH Store
Duties: Sorting ck)th68, tagging, customer contact and light lifting.
Available times: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.
Informatk)n: (830) 629-4547
Volunteer Rainfall Observer
Duties: The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail &
Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a nattonwide, non-profit, volunteer, rainfall reporting network. Nattonal Weather ^rvice meteorologists depend on a network of rainfall observers to provkte accurate and timely "ground truth' precipitaticp 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 Nattonal Weather Servtee
(www.srh.noaa.gov/ewx) via email to [email protected] [email protected]
Comal County Habitat for Humanity
Duties: Volunteers must be 16 or order. No pr^ious 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)
American Cancer Society
Reach to Recovery:
Duties: Visits by breast cancer survivors for women undergoing or recovering from breast cancer.
Information: Beck Voges (830) 625-1666(9am-4pm)
American Cancer Society Relay for Life:
Duties; Committee members promote relay activities in support of cancer survivors and caretakers, Event held annually, late April at area high schools.
Information: Sindy Alvarado (830) 606-3239(9am-4pm)
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 during school hours (8 a.m. to 2 p.m.) at the school of your choice. We will train you and provide teaching materials.
or (830) 632-7769
New Braunfels Community Chorale
When: 7-9 p.m.Tuesdays Where: Eden Home, Friendship Room, 631 Lakeview Blvd Contact; (830) 832-7476 or ckgreenleaf @ gmail .com You should know: We sing popular, classical, religious and patriotic music. Please join us if you love to sing. Dues are $20 person/ $30 couple.
New Braunfels Skat Spielers
When: 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays Where: Elks Lodge
When; 10 a.m. Tuesdays Where; Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road Contact: (830) 608-9515 You should know: Now studying “Spontaneous Evolution" by Lipton and Bhaerman.
Canyon Lake Celtic Dancers
When; 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays
Where; Community Resource and Recreation Center, 25 Mabel Jones Dr.
Contact; (830) 964-3630 You should know; Ceili dancing is Irish social dancing. Newcomers are welcome anytime. Come watch us dance and/or experience your first dance session. A $1 donation to the CRRC requested.
Abuse Survivors' Group
When; 5:30-6:30 p.m.Tuesdays Where: Crisis Center of Comal County
Contact; (830) 620-7520 You should know: The support group is for survivors of family abuse. All services are free.
Hill Country Chorus
When: 7 p.m.Tuesdays Where: First Baptist Church,
Santa Clara and Cross streets Contact; Jim Chatelle, (830) 624-0511 or visit hillcountry-chorus.org You should know: Community members are invited.