New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 20, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas
Sale items sought
The New Braunfels Lioness Club will hold its annual garage and bake sale Saturday, March 16 at 8 a.m. The location will be 386 W. San Antonio St., the former Chevrolet showroom. Anyone wishing to donate items for the sale is asked to call either Miriam Weiss at 629-0728 or Sue McFeeley at 620-6461. Arrangements will be made for the pick up of the itemk
The city of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is offering tennis lessons for children and adults. Beginner and intermediate classes are offered after school for ages 12 to 18. The fee is $5 per lesson. Tennis racquets can be provided free if needed. Private and semi-private lessons are also available. For information regarding class days and times, call Dick Buhl at 625-6411 or the Landa Recreation Center at 608-2167.
Dart league starting
New Braunfels area electronic dart league is starting. If you are interested in playing, call Kelli or John at 606-3423 or Ron Gonzalez at Solms City Limits, 606-0277.
Attention winter Texans
McKenna Memorial Hospital Auxiliary welcomes winter Texans to New Braunfels and invites them to volunteer at McKenna Memorial Hospital. Call Tim Brierty at 606-9111, ext. 440.
Youth ArtBeat committee is looking for a logo to symbolize the event. The winning entry will be used on T-shirts, programs, and posters. Students may use up to three colors in their designs;
* for printing purposes, black is considered a color. The theme this year is “Alive with Art.”
Designs should be submitted through school art teachers or to the Main Street Office, Municipal Building, 424 S. Casted, New Braunfels. Deadline is Friday, March I. For information, call 508-2100.
Program guida available
The City of New Braunfels Parks md Recreation Department now has wadable, free copes of the 1996 Program Guide. The guide contains infor-nation about the city’s recreational facilities and upcoming programs and events. Stop by the City Municipal Building at 424 S. Casted Ave. the Parks Office at I IO Golf Course Road,
or the Landa Recreation Center in Landa Park to pick up a copy.
Tickets are now on sale for the Black heritage Society and Greater Hispanic Chamber of Commerce barbecue dinner to be held Saturday, Feb. 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 594 S. Academy. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at Bayseas or by calling Sylvia Sanchez at 625-9213, Margaret Adams at 625-6402 or Nathan Millett at 625-4150. This is a Black Heritage Month activity and ad proceeds will go toward scholarships.
AARP/IRS volunteers provide tax preparation assistance to senior citizens and others on a first come, first served basis. This is a free service. Bring your W2 and 1099 forms, work and last year’s tax return.
Works sites are: the Dittlinger Library Wednesday from IO a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday from IO a.m. to 2 p.m. and at the Senior Citizens Center Tuesday and Thursday from I p.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to I p.m.
American history and tea
The Captain James Jack Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will hold its annual Tea Honoring American History students and Good Citizens, at the Education Building, 430 W. Mid St., Feb. 21 at 3:45 p.m. Prior to the meeting, there will be a social. Hostesses: Nancy Krueger, Natalie Shakelford, Mary Zimmerman, Bayonne Gowan, Vicki Gann, Florence Carey, and Carmen Butts. Prospective members and guests invited.
The Canyon Lake Republican Women will celebrate their annual membership brunch at Guadalupe Valley Telephone Co-op at 11 a.m., Feb. 21. Jan Kennady will be the guest speaker. A meal will be served. For information, cad Vi Duncan at 364-4044.
The public is invited to the primary candidates’ forum, sponsored by the New Braunfels Republican Women on Feb. 22 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the board room at the NB1SD Administration Building. Ad Republican candidates will be invited to speak and answer questions. Cad 629-0388.
Art contest reception
Texas Commerce Bank will host a reception for the Black Heritage Society’s Art Contest on Friday, Feb. 23 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the lobby. Everyone invited, for information ,call Nathan Millett at 625-4150 or Mrs. Taylor at TCB at 625-7541.
The Cottage Kitchen will be hosted by San Marcos Baptist Academy Friday, Feb. 23. Featured will be basil chicken, herbed wild rice, green beans, Waldorf salad, and hot rolls and desserts. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to I p.m. No reservations are needed. The Cottage Kitchen is located in the Charles S. Cock House Museum at 400 East Hopkins St. in San Marcos. Proceeds benefit the Heritage Association.
On Feb. 23-24, the youth from Oakwood Baptist Church will participate in a 30-Hour Famine. The youth will go without food for 30 hours to raise awareness and funds for the fight against hunger. Youth from ad over the country will be participating through World Vision. If you would like to sponsor a child or give a donation, cad Susan Reynolds at 609-3010.
Protect your pets
Garden Ridge holds pet registration day and vaccination clinic Saturday, Feb. 24 from I p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Paul Davis Park. Low-cost vaccinations and pet licenses for sale. For information, cad 651-6632.
Canyon Lake Masonic Lodge #1425, located at Startzville, across Highway 2673 from St. Andrew Lutheran Church, invites everyone to a Washington’s birthday Patriotic Program Feb. 24 at 3 p.m. at the lodge. The program will be presented by ‘Heroes of‘76,’ National Sojourners of Ft. Sam Houston, Chapter #17 of San Antonio, with appropriate uniforms. For more information, call Bud Wright, worshipful master of the lodge, at 964-3154.
Be rn docent
An orientation for people interested in becoming docents for the Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture will be held Feb. 26 and 27 at the museum. Please contact Frances Marquis, museum director, at 62906504 for more information.We’re Meeting
New Braunfels Marsch-und Wandergruppe meets Tuesday, Feb. 20 at the Senior Citizens Center on Landa Street. Members and guests are invited to arrive at 7 p.m. for social hour. A brief business meting begins at 7:30 p.m., followed by fun and games. A and guests invitation is extended to Winter Texans and others interested in walking for fun and fitness. For information, call Don Hildebrand at 620-6522.
La Ladle League of New Braunfels will meet Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. in the meeting room of NBNB Center North, 1000 N. Walnut St. Breastfeeding mothers and babies, and mothers-to-be are invited. Call Dana at 625-1240 or Mary at 609-2889.
The new Braunfels Multiple Sclerosis Support Grotg> will meet at Ryan’s Restaurant Thursday, Feb. 22
at noon. Kim Springfield from the Scooter Store will be in charge of the program.
The New Braunfels Conservation Society's February meeting will be held Thursday, Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the Forke Store. Melodie Grist from NafiveScapes will speak to the group on landscaping the Texas Hill Country to preserve our natural resources. New members welcome. Call 629-2943 for information.
The Comal County Cancer Sup[port Dialogue Group, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22 in the North Building of Victoria Bank and Trust, 1000 N. Walnut. Anyone with cancer and their significant other is invited to attend. Call 629-1763 for information.
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Comal County Habitat for Humanity meets at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Family Live Center at First Protestant Church. All volunteers, donors and the public invited. After a short program, Habitat videos will be shown. Bring a dessert item to sell for the fundraiser, and play to buy something to take home or to eat there. Also bring items for the March 3 garage sale.
The Eagles of New Braunfels Aerie and Auxiliary were to host the District 3 meeting on the first weekend of February, but due to the bad weather, it has been rescheduled for Feb. 23-25.
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