New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 29, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas
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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.
When: 5:30 p.m. June 29 Where: Knights of Columbus Hall,
111 Landa St.
Contact: [email protected]
You should know: Cost is $5. For ages 12 and older.
. When: 7 p.m. June 29 Where: New Braunfels Unitarian Universalist Society, 135 Alve Road
You should know: Program will be about national security since Sept.
11, nonproliferation and multilateralism.
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.
When: June 30
Where: Tye Preston Memorial
Contact: (830) 964-3744 You should know: Sign up for computer classes at library help desk. Each session focuses on different issue.
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 each first and third Saturday of the month.
Fourth of July
Fourth of July Parade
When: 9:15 a.m. July 4 Where: Main Plaza, New Braunfels
You should know: Everyone is wel-
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High Power Soccer Registration
When: 9 a.m. July 11 Where: McQueeney Baptist Church, 201 Schumann Road, McQueeney
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 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 Photo submitted Association.
The new officers of Ferdinand Lindheimer Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas for 2011-13 met at the home of - ■ -
President Linda Dieted to plan for the upcoming year programs. Included in the planning is to host the District VIII workshop PI3I1 AmGSCi in New Braunfels on Oct. 8 at McKenna Center. Top photo, bottom left, Kathy Hanz, 2nd VP; Marie Offerman, Chaplain; Roberta Schmid, 4rh VP; Yvonne Rahe, 6th VP; top left, Delitha Guenzel, CRT Registrar; Karen Boyd, Treasurer; Susan Sonier, Registrar.
Bottom photo, bottom left, Carolyn Reed, 5rh VP; Linda Dieted, President; Doris Acker, Parliamentarian; Pat Jaxckson, CRT Sponsor; top left, Barbara Cobb, 1st VP; VerNell Martinez, Corresponding Secretary; Lynne Byrd. Officers not pictured are Erin Hindman, 3rd VP; Sally Blacksmith, Secretary; Allison Humphries, Historian.
come 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.
“Variations on America” Concert
When: July 4
Where: 11 a.m. at The Alamo, 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio; 5 p.m. San Marcos Plaza Park Stage, 205 N. CM Allen Parkway, San Marcos
You should know: The Heart of Texas Concert Band will play.
The Gathering Country Music Show and Dance
When: 7-10 p.m. July 5 Where: Geronimo VFW, 6808 N. Hwy. 123, Geronimo Contact: (512) 825-2180 You should know: Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m.. Adults $7/ kids $3.
Mayor’s Citizens Forum
When: 6:30-8 p.m. July 7 Where: New Braunfels Civic Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave.
You should know: Guest speaker will be NB Fire Chief John Robinson. Light refreshments. For more information, call Mayor Gale Pospisil at (830) 629-2447 or
email [email protected]
‘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. Champagne opening July 7.
When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 9 Where: Living Waters Worship Center, 3325 N. Hwy. 46, Seguin Contact: (830) 303-7515 You should know: Participants who complete “Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts” will receive a certificate good for $60 discount off their marriage license fee.
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.
Koi and Fancy Goldfish Show
When: 9 a.m. Oct. 22 Where: Water Garden Gems,
3136 Bolton Road, Marion Contact: (210) 659-5841 or [email protected]
You should know: Free admission.
Hope Hospice Masquerade Ball
When: 7-11 p.m. Oct. 22 Where: McKenna Center, 801 W. San Antonio St.
Contact: (830) 625-7500 or [email protected]
You should know: Tickets are $85 each or $150 for pair. Sponsorships available to organizations. Black-tie optional. Live music and dancing.
TODAY’S CLUBS, MEETINGS, SUPPORT GROUPS
Friends of the Library Bookstore
Time: 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
Seventh-Day Adventist Bible Study
When: 7 p.m. Wednesdays Where: New Braunfels Seventh-Day Adventist, 2990 W. San Antonio St.
Contact: (830) 629-5673
Free Weight Management Support Group
When: 3 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Eden Heights Apartments - apartment 113
Contact: (830) 214-5642 You should know: Wear light clothing. Free but donations accepted. Topics include pitfalls, eating plans, exercise and supplements.
Senior Strength Exercise Class
When: 9:30-10:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays Where: Comal County Senior Center Contact: (830) 629-4547 x 29 or www.nbse-nior.org
You should know: If you want to exercise, but can't do it home alone, try the Senior Strength Chair Exercise class. Members of the center can exercise for $2 a class.
Hill Country Breakfast Club
When: 8:15-9:15 a.m. Wednesdays Where: The Fork and Spoon Patio Cafe, Marketplace Shopping Center, 651 N. Business I-35
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 923
When: 7 p.m. Wednesdays
Contact: (512) 357-0289
You should know: All veterans who served
during the period Feb. 28,1961, to May 7,
1975, are eligible to join regardless of duty
New Braunfels Rotary Club
When: Noon Wednesdays
Where: Seekatz Opera House, 265 San
Contact: (830) 608-0133
Story Time and Baby Lapsit
When: 10 a.m. Wednesdays
Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library, 1321
Contact: (830) 964-3744
New Braunfels Skat Spielers
When: 6 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Zorn Bowling Club
Landa Ladies Golf
When: 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays Where: Landa Park golf course Contact: Carole, (830) 629-2621
When: 7 p.m. Wednesdays
Where: Call for location
Contact: (830) 481-3546, calls confidential.
You should know: Support in the aftermath of an abortion.
When: 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays
Where: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.
Contact: (830) 643-0200
You should know: All supplies are provided
free of charge. All are welcome.
AA and Al Anon non-smoking meetings
When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road.
Contact: (830) 832-3627
Bible Study Fellowship Expanded Preschool Program
When: 9:10-11 a.m. Wednesdays Where: Oakwood Baptist Church, 2154 Loop 337 N
Contact: (830) 609-0063 You should know: Includes all children from 6 weeks to 5 years. Registration is available during the introduction class on the first Wednesday of every month.
Day Time Bingo
When: Noon to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays
Where: Seguin Elks Lodge
Contact: (830) 303-5844
You should know: Cash-only Bingo
Prayer Guided Meditation
When: 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road Contact: 608-9515
You should know: Christ-centered helping to
heal the mind, spirit and body.
New Braunfels Donor Room
When: Monday through Saturday Where: 651 N. Business 35, Suite 830, The Marketplace Contact: 625-5401
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.
Honey Creek Hikes
When: 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays Where: Guadalupe River State Park, 3350 Park Road 31, Spring Branch Contact: (830) 438-2656 You should know: A donation of $2 per person or $5 per family is welcomed. To attend this hike, please call the Headquarters or stop by to sign up by 4:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
When: 8 to 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays
Where: Senior Center
Contact: (830) 629-4547
You should know: Free with membership to
senior center and pool room
The Early Years
When: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Where: McKenna Events Center, 801 W. San Antonio St.
Contact: (830) 606-2160 You should know: Free parenting education and support for families throughout pregnancy until age 4.