New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 22, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas
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"Texas" art show
When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 2-30 Where: 239 W. San Antonio St.
You should know: New Braunfels Art League members display works depicting Texas in paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry and pottery
‘The Adventures of Tom Sawyer’
When: 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday from July 7-31
Where: Circle Arts Theatre You should know: Tickets at The Crossing, Chamber, or circleart-stheatre.org.
S.T.A.G.E. presents “Ring of Fire"
When: July 21-24, 28-31, Aug. 4-7 Contact: (830) 438-2339 You should know: Musical about the songs of Johnny Cash. July 21 IS a benefit for Bulverde Senior Center.Saturday
German Language Classes for Children
When: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturdays beginning June 9 for four weeks Where: German Free School, 507 E. 10th St., Austin Contact: programs ©germantex-ans.org
You should know: The German-Texan Heritage Society is opening a four-week Samstagsschule (Saturday School) for children ages 3-5,_6-8 and 9-13. Cost is $80 for GTHS members and $90 for non-members.
Bar-B-Que and Barbershop Show
When: 6 p.m. July 23 Where: Garden Ridge Community Center, 9500 Municipal Parkway Contact: www.hotchorus.org You should know: Presented by the Heart of Texas Chorus, the evening will feature a caberet-style show, food and drink. Fun for the whole family Tickets for dinner and show are $30, military,first responders and students are $15.
When: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., July 23 Where: New Braunfels Public Library
You should know: The topic is "Have you had a spiritual experience? Coincidence and amazing connections." Hosted by the Texas Satsang, on behalf of Eckankar. Free.
Annual Just JesToy Run Fundraiser
When: 7:30 p m. July 23 Where: Gruene Harley on Loop 337
You should know: Fundraiser of Just Jes Toy Run. Riders/passengers $15 each. Other vehicles welcome.
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Rummage Sale
When: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 23 Where: 212 N. Barnett and Hwy 78, Marion
Contact: (830) 914-3585 You should know: Lots of good rummage and homemade breakfast tacos, menudo and desserts.
Steve’s Pay it Forward Benefit
When: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 23 Where: The Old Ice House, 1407 S. Business 35 You should know: $5 for food plates. Ther will be a raffle. Benefit goes toward medical bills for Steve Morrow.
Comal County Parkinson’s Support Group
When: 10 a.m. July 23
The Class of 1961 gathered at Startz Cafe on July 2 for its 50th Class Reunion. They were the second class to graduate from Canyon High School Forty !wo people, including four teachers, attended Ihe reunion.
Where: McKenna Events Center Contact: (830) 227-5303 You should know; Speaker will be Brenda Dever-Armstrong of Next Horizon Senior LivingNext Week
Gruene Lions Safari Registration
When: Register by July 26 Contact: www.gruenelionsclub.org You should know: Safari is a city-wide scavenger hunt on Aug. 6. Teams will navigate streets, rivers, parks and historic places to score points and win prizes Proceeds benefit NB Parks and Rec Fund to restore Landa Park bridges. Cost IS $25 per person. Need sponsors, advertisers and teams.
Geronimo VFW Sunday Afternoon Dance
When: 2 p.m. kitchen, 3-6:30 p.m. July 24
Where: Geronimo VFW Post 8456, 6808 Hwy 123, Geronimo Contact: (830) 303-9903 You should know: $7 donation. Smoke-free and open to everyone.
Sewing Machine Class
When: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 26 Where: Bulverde/Spring Branch Library
You should know: Fnends of the Library will offer a sewing machine class for beginners Bring sewing machine, parts and manual, small scissors, size 11 or 14 needles and any color thread for practice.
Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes
When: 4-6 p.m. July 27 Where: Private dining room, Chrrstus Santa Rosa Hospital Medical Center, San Antonio. Contact: Register at 1-877-250-3627
CASA Wine Tasting
When: 6 p.m. July 28 Where: Gardens of Cranesbury View, 1470 S. Cranes Mill Road You should know: Come “Samba with CASA” and taste South American wines while supporting CASA and honoring Comal County District Attorney Jennifer Tharp. Tickets are $30 in advance or $50 a couple and are available at New Braunfels CASA office or the Chamber of Commerce,
NBGA Presents Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Into the Woods Jr.’
When 6 p.m. July 28, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. July 29
Where: I’Centro School, 1600 River Road
Contact: k)onasnbca@ gmail.com You should know; Tickets are $12 for 10 and up, $8 for under 10. Group discounts available.
Jesus Jam Fest
When: 7-10 p.m. July 29, Noon to 11 p m July 30
Where: Texas Ski Ranch, 6700 N. 1-35
You should know: Presented by Freedom Outreach Ministries.
Free concerts. Visit www.jesus-iamfest.com
City-wide Rummage Sale Fundraiser
When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 30 Where: American Legion Post 179, 410 W. Coll
Contact: Pat Seegers at 830-387-9988 or Kimmie Scott (after 3 pm) 830^625 W9 You should know: One table, two chairs — $15. Inside with air conditioning. Sandwiches, drinks and desserts for sale.
Shut Up and Ride Roughstock Tour 2011
When: 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. July 30 Where: Comal County Fairgrounds, 801 Common St. Contact: 979-220-2460 You should know: Morning — Cowboy autograph sessions, youth mutton bustin, stick horse barret race; Evening — Bull riding, saddle bronc. bareback, bullfighting. Performance by Dean Seltzer and the Redneck Mothers.
GeronimoVFW Sunday Afternoon Dance
When: 8 p.m. to midnight July 30 Where: GeronimoVFW Post 8456, 6808 Hwy. 123, Geronimo Contact; (830) 303-9903 You should know: $7 donation. Smoke-free and open to everyone,
Kingsbury VFD 42nd Annual Bar-B-Que and Live Auction
When: 9 a,m, to 5 p.m, July 30 Where; Kingsbury Fire Station, Kingsbury
You should know; Donations of homemade jams, veggies, plants and arts and crafts and baked goods needed.
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8th Annual Canyon Lake Barbecue and Chili Cook-off
When: July 30-31 Where; Dam Red Barn, Sattler Contact; (830) 832-3219 You should know; Cook-off benefits Comal County Junior Livestock Association, CASI Scholarship Fund and South Texas Chapter of ALS, Come cook and/or judge, CCLA will sell barbecue sandwiches
Blessing of the Animals
When; 10:45 a.m. July 31 Where: Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church, 6761 Hunter Road
Contact: (830) 643-9703 You Should know; Blessing included in outdoor Sunday service.In August
When: 3 p.m. Aug. 1 Where: New Braunfels Public Library
Contact; (830)221-4316 You should know: Origami and other traditional paper crafts celebrating Tanabata, the Japanese Star Festival. Supplies provided.
When; 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1 Where: New Braunfels Public Library
Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Come hear about Charlie Agar’s 1,000-mile walk. “The 88 Temple Pilgrimage to Shikoku Island" details his trek with photos and commentary
Summer Camp Style Vacation Bible School
When; Aug, 1 -5 Where: Community Fellowship Presbyterian Church, 6761 Hunter Road
Contact: (830) 643-9703 You should know: For ages 4-13, Will feature outdoor and indoor activities and a program about healthy lifestyles. Supper is provided.VOLUNTEER
Comal County Senior Citizen Thrift Store
Duties: Sorting ctothes, tagging, customer contact and light lifting.
Available times; 9 a m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.^ i Information: (830) 629-4547
Volunteer Rainfaii Observer
Duties; The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail &
Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a nationwide, non-profit, volunteer, rainfall reporting network. National Weather Service meteorotogists depend on a network of rainfall observers to provide accurate and timely ■ground truth" precipitation 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 National Weather Service
(wvrtiv. srh.noaa gov/ewx) via email to mark,lenz@ noaa.gov or [email protected]
Comal County Habitat for Humanity
Duties: Volunteers must be 16 or order. No previous 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: wwwcomalhabi-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)
River City Community Church Vacation Bible School
When: 6:30-9 p.m. Aug. 1-5 Where: River City Community Church. New Braunfels Campus. 1600 River Road
You should know: For kindergarten through fifth grade
Third Annual Cardboard Boat Races
When: 10 a m to 4 p m. Aug 6 Where: Canyon Lake Contact;www.ae4cool,com or (830) 980-8600
You should know; Proceeds go to New Life Children’s Treatment Center and St Judes Ranch for Children. Sponsors and vendors needed,
Nolen Paul Vargas Scholarship 5K
When: 8 to 11 a.m. Aug. 6 Where: Landa Park Cost: $15 per person Contact; sheila, west® comalisd.org
Crop Till You Drop No. 3
When: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Aug. 6 Where; Texas Agricultural Education and Heritage Center, 390 Cordova Road, Seguin Contact; (830) 660-2658 or [email protected]
You should know; An all-day scrapbooking/stamping event Bring your own supplies and projects to work on, There will be door prizes and vendors All-day crop is $30, half-day is $15.
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New Braunfels Donor Room
When; Monday through Saturday
Where: 651 N Business 35, Suite 830, The
You should know: Donate blood 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 9 a.m, to 3 p.m, Saturday Contact: (830) 625-5401
Day Time Bingo
Whens; Noon to 3 p.m, Wednesdays, and
Where; Seguin Elks Lodge
Contact: (830) 303-5844
You should know: Cash-only Bingo
When: 8-9:15 am. Fridays Where: Senior Center, 655 Landa St. Contact; 629-4547
You should know; Free with membership to Senior Center and pool room
Senior Strength Exercise Class
When: 9:30-10:30 a.m, Fridays Where: Senior Center
Contact: (830) 629-4547 x 29 or www.nbse-nior.org
When: 10:30-11:30 a.m, Fridays Where: Comal County Senior Center Contact: (830) 624-7400, apullini @yahoo,com
You should know; For crocheters of all skill levels. We meet to share ideas and patterns. We are looking for new members. Beginners are also welcome.
Codependents Anonymous (CoDA)
When: 7-8 p,m. Fridays
Where: Church of Christ, 1665 Business 35
S, Rm. 16
Contact; (830) 626-3141 or
tasill 68 @ yahoo, conn
You should know: A fellowship of men and
women whose common purpose is to devel
op healthy relationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy and loving relationsfiips,
AL-Anon Family Group
When: 10-11 a.m. Fridays Where: Faith Lutheran Church Activity Center, 1326 E, Cedar St, Seguin Contact: 830-557-6820.
You should know; No children please,
VFW Post 7110 Bingo
When: 6 p,m. Fridays Where: 600 Peace Ave.
Contact; (830) 625-9961 You should know;Proceeds help support Veterans and their families, as well as other community programs.
New Braunfels Woodcarvers Ciub meeting
When: 12:30-3:30 pm. Fridays:
Where: Senior Citizens Center, 655 Landa : St,
Contact: (830) 625-6035, (830) 629-9961, (830) 899-4750
You should know: Anyone interested in woodcarving and/or learning to woodcarve is welcome. No dues, no rules, no officers.
When: 8:30 a,m, to 1 p.m. Tuesdays,
Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays
Where; 1269 Industrial Drive
Contact: (830) 625-7005
You should know; All proceeds go toward
building affordable homes for families in
When; 6:45 p.m, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Where; 24-hour Club, 1142 Eikel St,
Contact: (210) 710-7359
Friends of the Library Bookstore
When: MTWF, 10 am, to 5 p.m., Th 10 am. to 1:30 p.m, and 6-8:30 p.m.. Sat 10-4 p.m. Where: New Braunfels Public Library Contact: 830-627-7824 or WWW. nbpi ,lib,tx. us/friends.htm