New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 7, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas
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* McKenna Memorial Hospital Maternity Center is offering a free pre-admission class to women planning to deliver their babies at McKenna. You will get information about a typical stay, breast- and bottle-feeding, infant care and birthing options. A maternity center tour and pre-admission forms will be provided. You are welcome to bring your husband or a guest. Call 606-9111, ext. 252 to leave a message. A nurse will return your call and talk about class times and sign up.
Well child physicals
Well child physicals are provided at the Comal County Health Department for children on Medicaid from birth to five years of age. Well child checkups include nutritional assessment, growth and development assessment, vision and hearing tests, anemia screening, blood lead testing, complete physical examinations and immunizations. These physicals are provided by a registered nurse and are by appointment only. For information, or to schedule an appointment please contact the Health Department at 620-5595.
Thinking off starting a business?
If you want to start a business or even are just thinking about it, then a start-up orientation might just be what you need. The session will provide you with basic start up information, including Small Business Development Center checklist for going into business, start-up financing and SBA loan application procedures, and an overview of the business plan outline. To register, call the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce at 625-2385.
Free mammograms are offered to women over age 50 who meet income and other requirements. For information on whether you qualify, and how to get a free mammogram, call Melisa Garcia at 625-3471.
Cancer volunteers available
The American Cancer Society of Comal County has some volunteer drivers to take cancer patients for treatment. Call Road to Recovery at 625-3252 or 629-5717. More drivers are still needed.
Immunization clinics are available at the Comal County Health Department. The general public may receive immu
nizations each Tuesday or Thursday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. or I p.m. to 4 p.m. on a walk-in basis. Appointments are available for infants and toddlers from birth to two years. Minor children must be accompanied by an adult and written consent of parent or guardian must be given for each visit. Vaccines cannot be administered on an empty stomach. Special clinics are held in Sattler and at schools in the county. Call 620-5595 for appointment times, dates, and immunization fee schedules.
Hepatitis B vaccine
Hepatitis B vaccine is now available to all adults at the Comal County Health Department. For fee schedule and hours, call the Health Department at 620-5595.
Pap smears for women are available the fourth Wednesday of each month at the Comal County Health Department. Any woman in need of a routine pap smear, who does not require birth control, may schedule an appointment by calling 620-5595.
The Alamo Area Resource Center, Inc., a San Antonio based HIV/AIDS service agency, will provide an unprecedented outreach of services to the HIV/AIDS positive citizens of Public health Region 8, which includes Comal County, as well as Gonzales, Guadalupe, Kames, Atascosa, Frio, Medina, Bandera, Kerr, Kendall, Gillespie and Wilson counties.
Among the services being offered are case management on-site, transportation assistance, housing assistance, food vouchers, medical and dental referrals, food stamp and SSI application assistance as well as mental health and substance abuse counseling. Contact Ms. Lupe Montalvo, case manager, or Randy Hinkle, case management administrator at 1-800-308-2437.
Pneumococcal Pneumonia infects up to 500,000 people per year in the United States, with more than 40,000 deaths occurring as a result. A vaccine is available which provides excellent protection against 23 of the most common types of Pneumococcal Bacteria. This vaccine is recommended for adults who have chronic illness, including heart or lung disease, diabetes, alcoholism, HIV, cancer, "kidney or liver disease or for adults age 65 years or
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older. Unlike flu vaccine, this vaccine may be given at anytime of the year. The vaccine is available at the Comal County Health Department every Tuesday and Thursday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. or I p.m. to 4 p.m. For further information, please telephone the Health Department at 620-5595.
Moms and tots
A moms and tots play group, a place where moms and pre-schoolers can interact together and meet new people has formed. Meeting place is St. Paul Lutheran Church, 181 S. Santa Clara second floor kindergarten room from ll a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bring lunch. Group meets every Wednesday. Call Jane at 629-6325 or Mary at 964-3141 for information.
Saints Peter and Paul Bingo, every Sunday at 7 p.m.
Smoke tree bingo
American Legion Post 35 holds smoke free bingo every Saturday night at the Sportsman Club on Kowald Lane. Early Bird starts at 7 p.m. and regular games start at 7:30 p.m. Food is available starting at 6 p.m.
The Fraternal Order of Eagles #2999 will hold their weekly bingo at 257 E. South Street starting at 7 p.m. Food and drink are available with the kitchen serving sandwiches, chalupas, homemade pastries, plus many other food items. Ice cream and cold drinks area available from the bar. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Improve your bridge
Learn to play bridge or improve your bridge playing. Call Andy’s Aces at 629-2778 or the New Braunfels Senior Center at 629-4547.
The Fraternal Order of Eagles has bingo every Thursday night. Early bird starts at 7 p.m. with sandwiches and homemade pastries and other food items from the kitchen.
The business counselor from UTS A’s School of Business is in the Chamber of Commerce office every Tuesday to offer counseling in topics of interest to anyone in business or considering starting a business. Topics cover financing, personnel, business planning, taxes, expansion and many others. Also, the ‘Business Start-Up’ orientation was well received and will be offered the first Tuesday of each month. Appointments may be made for individual counseling and for the orientation by calling 625-2385. The service is free and confidential.
Bingo night every Thursday at Our Lady of Perpetual Hall, New Braunfels. Early Bird 7:15 p.m.
Christmas tree recycling
The City of New Braunfels and New Braunfels Utilities will sponsor the 9th annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program in Landa Park beginning Dec. 26. An area in the swimming pool parking lot will be designated as the site to receive the trees. Remove nails and other metal fasteners from the trees to protect the employees and the chippers used to convert the trees into mulch.
Rehearsals for the Mid-Texas Symphony Chorus will begin Sunday, Jan. 7 at 2 p.m. in Ayers Hall at Texas Lutheran College. For information, call Fred Frueholz at 625-6420.
The New Braunfels Community Chorale begins rehearsals for the new season Tuesday, Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. downstairs in the Friendship Room at Eden Home. For information, call Fred Frueholz at 625-6420.
The Grand Squares 34th anniversary dance will be from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Live Oak Civic Center, 8101 Pat Booker Road. There will be a country ‘after party’ with Slim Roberts and the In-Laws and Out’Laws Band. Marshall Flippo, guest caller. Bam dance, chuck wagon buffet, country store. Public invited.
The New Braunfels Bridal Association will host its 15th annual Bridal Showcase Jan. 9 at the New Braunfels Civic Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $5 per person. See newspaper ad for $3 coupon. Visit wedding service consultants, and see the bridal fashion show. Door prizes and refreshments. Grand prize is two round trip tickets on Continental Airlines to San Francisco.
Krueger to speak
The Unitarian Universalists will have Bob Krueger, ambassador to Burundi, and/or his wife, Kathleen, share some personal experiences and knowledge about the African country of Burundi on Wednesday, Jan. IO at 7:30 p.m. at 300 Lincoln, the home of Thea Chessher. With a better understanding of different cultures, traditions and religions, we can hopefully better understand our own. All interested people are invited to attend.
Garden Ville founder and Master Gardener Malcolm Beck will discuss safe pest control methods and organic gardening and landscaping techniques
Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Bracken Volunteer Fire Department Community Hall. Sponsored by the Garden Ridge Area Women’s Club, the program is free and open to the public. Call Jerrie at 651-5926 or Dorothy at 651 -5691.
LIM Abner on stage
Al Capp’s musical ‘Li’l Abner’ will be presented by the Canyon High • School Fine Arts Department Jan. 18 and 19 at 7 p.m. and on Jan. 21 at 3 p.m. in the Canyon High School Commons. Tickets go on sale Monday, Jan.
8 at 8 a.m. in the CHS office. $3 for adults, $2 for students. Capacity is limited so buy tickets early. No reserved seating. Tickets will be available at the door also. Call Jean Wood at 625-6251 for information.
The Heritage Society of New Braun- , fels is sponsoring a garage sale Satur- I day, Jan. 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the storage building across from the Wurstfest grounds on Landa St. Proceeds from this sale will benefit the ; Heritage Society’s projects for 1996. ; For more information, call 629-6504. )
Rad Cross needs helpers
An orientation will be held at ; McKenna Memorial Hospital Saturday, Jan. 20 at 9 a.m. Volunteers are needed at the hospital and at the nursing homes. If interested, contact Lola Behrens at 625-9764.
Dog obedience class
The city of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is offering a course in basic dog obedience taught by Stephanie Heinrich. The class will meet for eight weeks beginning Feb. 5. Classes will meet Monday evenings from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Landa Recreation Center. The fee is $45. For information, call 608-2167.
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