New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 7, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas
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Omer Hours Monday - Saturday 9am - 8pm At Sunday noon - 6pm EXTENDED WEEKEND HOURS IN DECEMBER Saturday: Vain - 9pm Sunday : Noon - 7pm Closed C hristmas Day 1H 35 Exit 188 830.620 6806
SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS is forming a New Braunfels camp. If you have a confederate ancestor and would like to participate. write us at S.M.D.,
PO Box 311433,
New Braunfels, TX 78131-1433 or call 625-2615
Woods family relief fund
The Woods family, a mother and four children, lost their home and most of their possessions in a fire Dec. 4. An account has been set up in their name at the Randolph Brooks Credit Union. People wishing to donate non-perishable food, clothes, toys, etc., can call 608-0547.
Toys for Tots
The New Braunfels Jaycees Toys for Tots has begun. Collection boxes for new and used toys are at World Car Motors on San Antonio Street, Librado’s, Century 21 and Prodigy Day Care, Advantage Rent-A-Car, TCI Cable and Fanners Insurance. Donations can be mailed to P.O. Box 310432. For information, call 629-9743.
New Braunfels Minor Emergency now is giving flu shots in the clinic at 226 N. Union. Interested people may walk in any time between IO a.rn and 9 p.m. Monday through Friday or IO a m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. The fee is $ 15, and insurance will be accepted. For information, call 609-3413.
Rails to Trails presentation
Rails to Trails of Comal County will be making a presentation to the New Braunfels City Council at 7:30 p m Monday At that time, possible design, use and funding will be discussed for the proposed trail that could he along the abadoncd Union Pacific tracks All interested parties, please he present for the discussion. For information, call 629-2130.
Bluo Santa Program
Help a child have a merry Christmas by participating in the Blue Santa Program. Look for the Blue Santa trees at the following locations Wal-Mart, kmart, City of New Braufnels Municipal Building and Sunflowers fake a Blue Santa from the tree, purchase your gift and either leave it at the store’s customer service desk or take it to the Municipal Building or Tree Tops Restaurant Non-perishable food items also are being collected at these locations Blue Santa program is a priced of the New Braunfels Police Department and Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association
Holiday food baskets
Canyon lake Action Center will take applications for the Christmas food and gift baskets through I hursdav I or information, call 964-2324
Because of post office delays, the New Braunfels Conservation Society's C hristmas Party invitation has not been delivered to all members Those who have not received invitations >hould call
Martha at 629-2943 for party information.
Qruona Market Days
Gruene Christmas Market Days continue from IO a m. to 6 p.m. today.
Democrat Christmas party
Comal County Democrats Christmas Party will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the home of Rich Svatora on Sky Trail. Drinks will be provided, but members need to bring plates, utensils and finger foods.
Home loans available
Houses are for sale to lower income households who qualify for home loans. Annual family incomes must be $30,000 and over. Call New Braunfels Housing Authority at 625-6909 for more information.
Small Docombor Child
The Unitarian Universalists will have their minister, Rev. Les Pugh, lead a holiday service on Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Faith United Church of Christ, 970 North Loop 337. His sermon is titled, “Small December Child.” The public is invited and child care will be provided For information, call 629-4262.
Marry Msrchant Marks!
The Merry Merchant Market will take place in Blanco from IO a rn. to 5 p m Saturday. There will be art, holiday crafts, jewelry, stones, apparel, antiques and more There will be food and cold drinks. Admission and parking is free For information, call 830-833-2201
Woman’s Center Christmas
The WOmen’s Center needs Christmas gifts for women, teens and children. Please bring your unwrapped donations to the center at 1547 Common Street lf you wish to sponsor a child or family this holiday season, call 620-7520.
The Gristmill River Restaurant is having a Gospel Brunch Dec. 14 featuring The Bells of Joy For information, call 625-0684
CDS International. Inc, is accepting applications for the 1998-99 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
to study and work in Germany for one year. Students study at German technical/professional schools or universities and serve six-month internships in Germany. The application deadline is Dec. 15. For information, contact Congress-Bundestag Program, CDS International, Inc., 330 Seventh Ave., New York, NY 10001-5010, (212)497-3500.
Calling all history buffs
Sons of Confederate Veterans is forming a New Braunfels camp. If you have a Confederate ancestor and would like to participate, write to S.M.D., Post Office Box 311433, New Braunfels, 78131-1433.
Seniors’ holiday bus
• Comal Public Transportation will offer a bus trip for seniors to enjoy the Holiday River of Lights at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 17. For a $5 fee, the bus will pick seniors up at their doors, take them to see the lights display and deliver them back home. More trips will be scheduled if the demand is sufficient. Call 620-4466 or (888) 838-4466 for information or reservations.
Caroling on tho Plaza
The Arts Council will sponsor the 16th annual Caroling on the Plaza at 6 p m. Dec. 18. The community traditionally gets together with friends and neighbors to sing Christmas carols. For information, call Ann Young at 907-2991.
Santa’s helper camp
The Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registration for “Santa’s Helper Christmas Camp.” Parks and rec will entertain children with a full day of fun and excitement while parents shop. Participants must bring their lunch. The camp will be from 8 a m. to 5 p m Dec 20 at the Landa Recreation Center The camp is open to youth ages 6 to 12 and costs $15 per participant. Registration will be at the Landa Recreation Center through Dec. 18 For information, call the Landa Recreation Center at 608-2167
Harvest from tho Hoar!
The fourth annual Harvest from the Heart community dinner will take place from 5 to 8 p m Dec 22 at the New Braunfels Civic Center A holiday meal of turkey and
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Billy Turner relief fund
Because of the fire that destroyed Billy Turner's residence and belongings, a “Friends of Billy Turner Fund” has been set up at Frost Bank, 315 Landa St. For more information, stop by Frost Bank.
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dressing, vegetable, rolls, dessert and drinks will be served. Santa Claus will distribute toys to the children during the evening. For information, call 625-2322 or 625-2661. Unwrapped new toys can be brought to First Commercial Bank, 1656 W. Texas 46, Kraft Mobiletel, 679 S. Seguin Ave., or Color Express on San Antonio Street.
Now Year’s Eve dance
The Silver Center in Seguin will have a New Years Eve dance, including dinner from 6 to 8 p.m., dance from 8 till midnight and free breakfast afterward. Music will be provided by the Stardust Trio. Admission is $10 each. Call (830) 303-6612 for reservations.
Family Outreach will offer parenting classes beginning 6:30 p.m. Jan. 6 for parents of children from birth to 5 years old and at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 7 for parents of 6- to 12-year-olds. Pre-registration is required. The cost is $15 for the textbook. Call 620-1299 for information.
New Braunfels City Council will consider on Jan. 12 the appointment of one member to the Historic Landmark Commission. This is a partial term ending April 7, 2000, and must be filled by a representative from the Comal County Historical Commission Applications for the position are available in the office of the city secretary and must be delivered to the city secretary by noon on Jan. 7.
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