New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 23, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas
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222 Post your events online at herald-zeitung.comToday CROSS LUTHERAN VBS
Marcus Dierks, left, Annie Haley, and David Lotz check out a poster for Vacation Bible School at Cross Lutheran Church and School. It runs through Friday, 9 a.m. to noon daily. Register at the church or online at www.crosslcms.org.
“M*A*S*H" Showing and Fundraiser
When: 7 p.m. today Where: Brauntex Theatre You should know: New Braunfels/Canyon Lake Association of Realtors Scholarship Committee will show “M*A*S*H" to raise funds for local graduating seniors. For tickets, contact (830) 743-0425 or (830) 620-7653. Tickets are $20. Prizes given for best costume.
When: Today, June 30 Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library
Contact: (830) 964-3744 You should know: Sign up for computer classes at library help desk. Each session focuses on different issue.
Showcase of Sculpture
When: June 2-28 Where: New Braunfels Art League, 239 W. San Antonio St. Contact: (830) 629-8022 You should know: Display of works by local sculptors.
Calvary Baptist Summer Camp
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 6 to July 29
Where: Calvary Baptist Church,
177 W. Klein Road Contact: (830) 629-0049 You should know: Summer camp for first to sixth-graders costs $75 per week.
Cross Lutheran Vacation Bible School
When: 9 a.m. to noon June 20-24 Where: Cross Lutheran Church, 2171 E. Common St.
Contact: (830) 625-3666 You should know: For 4-year-olds through incoming eighth-graders. Register at www.crosslcms.org.Friday
When: 10 a.m. June 24 Where: Schertz Community Gardens, 1101 Elbel Contact: [email protected]
You should know: Learn about how to propagate plants from stems, division, rhizomes and layering. Free and open to the public.
When: 7-9 p.m. June 24 Where: Seguin Guadalupe County Coliseum, 950 S. Austin.
Contact: (830) 401-2334
Greater Marion Area Art Show
When: 5 p.m. June 24 Where: Ta’s Coffee and Antiques, 122 W. Seguin St., Marion Contact: www.schertzareaartz-council.org
You should know: Night of refreshments, food, live music and art. Local artists will display and vendor booths are free.Coming Up
When: 6 p.m. June 25 Where: New Braunfels Elks Lodge 2279, 353 S. Seguin Ave.
You should know: Cost is $7.50. Pig roast with all the trimmings and live 50s and 60s music. Advance tickets at the lodge, $10
2nd Annual NBISD Special Olympics Fundraiser
When: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. June 25 Where: Barbarossa Bowling Club You should know: Meet and greet the athletes. Catfish plates are $7, ail proceeds benefit athletes.
Silent auction, door prizes, live music and more.
Contact: (830) 743-1667 or [email protected]
When: 1:30 p.m. June 26 Where: United Campus Ministry, Wesley Building, 510 N.
Guadalupe, San Marcos Contact:
marylynnellingson @ yahoo.com You should know: Come for an afternoon of energetic dancing to live traditional music. A contra line is similar to square dancing, except in iong lines. No partner or experience needed.
VFW Country Dance
When: 3-6:30 p.m. June 26 Where: Gerónimo VFW 8456,
6808 N. Hwy. 123, Gerónimo Contact: (830) 303-9903 You should know: Smoke-free and open to all. $7 donation.
Hill Country Christian Vacation Bible School
When: 6-8:30 p.m. June 26-30 Where: Hill Country Christian Church, 20845 Hwy. 46 W.
Contact: (830) 980-2019 You should know: Light supper will be served. Register at church office or at the door.
Housing Assistance Applications
When: June 29 Where: 300 Laurel Lane You should know: Tenant-Based Rental Assistance program. Applications will be accepted on the days listed above.
Remembrance of the Battle of the Somme
When: 6 p.m. June 30 Where: Schertz Public Library Contact: (210) 945-8602 You should know: Southwest
Branch of the World War I Historical Association will commemorate the 95th anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme.
Independence Day Celebration
When: 6:15 p.m. June 30 Where: Christ Presbyterian Church, 1620 E. Common St. Contact: (830) 629-0405 You should know: Kevin Williamson, author of “The Politically Incorrect Guide to Socialism,” will speak. There will be barbecue and live music.
Tickets are $12.50.
Pond Building Class
When: 9 a.m. July 2, first and third Saturday through July Where: Water Garden Gems,
3136 Bolton Road, Marion Contact: (210) 659-5841 You should know: Water gardening is a hobby the whole family can enjoy. There will be a free class I each first and third Saturday of the month.
Fourth of July Parade
When: 9:15 a.m. July 4 Where: Main Plaza You should know: Everyone is welcome to walk or ride. To enter, call the Sophienburg Museum at (830) 629-1572
When: 11:30 a.m. July 4 Where: American Legion Post 179,410 W. Coll St.
Contact: (830) 625-0179 You should know: Plates are $8 after parade.
‘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..
High Power Soccer Registration
When: 9 a.m. July 11 Where: McQueeney Baptist Church, 201 Schumann Road, McQueeney
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Contact: www.mcqueeneybc.org You should know: For students 5-10 years old for free High Power Soccer, which will run from July 11-15 from 9 a.m. to noon. Students who register by June 15 are guaranteed a free tee shirt.
Youth Musical Theater Camps
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 11-15 Where: New Braunfels Christian Academy, 220 FM 1863 Contact: (830) 305-0758 or [email protected]
You should know: Dancing, singing and acting. Glee Camp for ages 12-18 is an advanced camp that will work on vocal range and talent. Lion King Camp, from 9 a.m. to noon, is for ages 6-14 will have campers perform the musical.
Pandamania Vacation Bible School
When: 6-8:30 p.m. July 11-14 Where: Friedens Church Contact: www.friedens-church.org You should know: Meal served at 6 p.m. each evening. For Preschool through sixth-grade children. Children will learn what about God and creation. Free family concert on July 14.
Legislative Action Workshop
When: 9:30 a.m. July 15 Where: Senior Center Contact: (830) 620-0344 You should know: New Braunfels Chapter 672, National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association.
Congressman Smith’s Office
When: 9:30 a.m. Aug. 19 * Where: Senior Center Contact: (830) 620-0344 You should know: Rep. Lamar Smith’s state director Mike Asmus will speak to NARFE. Free and open to the public.
Comal County Senior Citizen Thrift Store
Duties: Sorting clothes, tagging, customer contact and light lifting.
Available times: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.
Information: (830) 629-4547
Volunteer Rainfall Observer
Duties: The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail &
Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a nationwide, non-profit, volunteer, rainfall reporting network. National Weather Service meteorologists 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
(www.srti.noaa.gov/ewx) via email to [email protected]
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: www.comalhabi-tat.org or (830) 625-7005
American Cancer Society Board Secretary:
Duties: Transcribes minutes if monthly board meetings. Board meets 3rd Mondays 6-7:00 PM at Christus Santa Rosa Rehabilation Center Information: Bob Peterson (830) 625-3252(9am-4pm)
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 Memorial Program:
Duties: Receives, transmits and acknowledges donations that Honor and Remember Cancer Patients. Provides Memorial envelopes to Comal County funeral homes. Informantion: Bob Peterson (830) 625-3252(9am-4pm)BIRTHDAYS
► Connie Kannard Mears
► Bob HorseyANNIVERSARIES
► Sue and Jim Biedermann
HZTODAY’S CLUBS, MEETINGS, SUPPORT GROUPS
Heritage Museum of the Texas Hill Country
When: 10 a.m. Fourth Thursdays Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library, 1321 Farm-to-Market 2673, Canyon Lake Contact: Judy Brupbacher, (830) 885-2070
You should know: Come join in celebrating the heritage of the local area. The public is welcome. Bring an antique or interesting item to share.
New Braunfels Sons of Confederate Veterans
When: 7 p.m. fourth Thursday of every month
Where: New Braunfels VFW, 600 Peace Ave
Contact: (830) 626-0464, [email protected]
Velvet Rose Quitters
When: 2 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays
Where: Vista Village, 263 Loma Vista
Contact: Call (830) 625-1202 You should know: For all levels — beginners to experienced.
Friends of the Library Bookstore
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 6-8:30 p.m.; Saturday-10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: 700 E. Common St at the New Braunfels Public Library Contact: (830) 627-7824 or www.nbpl.lib.tx.us/friends.htm You should know: Gently used books, hardbacks $2, paperbacks $1
When: 6 p.m. Thursdays Where: Fiesta Lanes, 1202 Huisache Contact:
When: 9-10:30 a.m. Thursdays Where: Comal County Senior Center
Contact: (830) 629-4547 You should know: The group's main project is making quilted sleeping bags that are donated to the Salvation Army, the Women's Shelter and more. No quilting/sewing skill needed.
Hatha Yoga Classes
When: 6-7 p.m. Thursdays Where: Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road Contact: (830) 608-9515 You should know: Basic yoga positions that anyone can do regardless of age, level of fitness, weight or degree of flexibility. Led by Carol Willmann. Wear comfortable clothes, bring a mat or towel to sit on. Do not eat one hour prior to class.
Free GED Distance Learning Online Classes
When: 9 a.m. to noon Thursdays Where: Villa Serena, 109 Rosa Parks Road
Contact: (830) 379-1220 ext. 3 You should know: Register all year at this Where. Getting your GED and improving your skills makes it possible to get a better job and to continue your education. Child care not provided.
Any Baby Can
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursdays Where; 1619 E. Common Building C Suite 303
Contact: (210) 227-0170 or [email protected]
You should know: This is an education night for parents who have children diagnosed with autism. Volunteers will be needed every week.
When: 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays
Where: Comal County Senior Center, 655 Landa St.
Contact: (830) 606-8447 You should know: We are looking for single-deck pinochle players.
Anxiety I O.C.D. Support Group
When: 10-11 a.m. Thursdays Where: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.
Contact: (830) 643-0200
Eagles No. 2999 Bingo
When: 5 p.m. Thursdays Where: Eagles Hall, 257 E. South St.
Contact: Dave McNeil, (830) 629-1965
You should know: Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m., games at 7 p.m.
Canyon Lake Rotary Club
When: Noon Thursdays Where: Tye Preston Memorial
Contact: (830) 964-4744 You should know: The club hosts guest speakers discussing relevant community topics. Lunch, drink and dessert costs $12.
New Braunfels Noon Lions Club
When: Noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays Where: Senior Center Contact: (830) 237-3157 You should know: Lunch, followed by meeting with regional informative guest speakers. The public is invited.
When: Noon Thursdays
Where: 600 Peace Ave., VFW Post
Contact: (830) 643-4169
Night Time Bingo
When: 7-10 p.m. Thursdays Where: Seguin Elks Lodge Contact: (830) 303-5844 You should know: Cash-only Bingo
Abortion Recovery Support Group
Where: Options for Women, 785