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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 5, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas When your child forcibly takes things from others, explain exactly what he or she did wrong, what should have been done and why. HomaowvMraNp opportunity The New Braunfels Housing Authority is accepting applications for homeownership under a new program, designed to sell homes to low/moderate income households. The agency currently is seeking qualified applicants for two houses available for purchase within the next 60 days. Applicants must have gross annual incomes between $29,000 to $35,000 and up. To apply, go to 300 Laurel Lane and ask for Dima Garcia. ■vining Lion* fish fry The Canyon Lake Evening Lions Club will conduct its Annual Fall Fish Fry at the Canyon Lake Volunteer Fire Department Station No. I Farm-to-Market 306 from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. today. The price of the meal is $6 for adults and $3.50 for children. Tickets will be available at the door. Tickets also may be purchased from any Evening Lions Club member. Proceeds from this fund-raiser will go to numerous charities supported by the Canyon Lake Evening Lions Club, many of which are local. The menu will include fish, flies, cole slaw, tea and condiments. The Canyon Lake Evening Lioness Club will have an assortment of desserts on sale for a nominal price. Community wide Ufa Chain Churches of the New Braunfels community will join together for a community wide Life Chain from 2 to 3 p.m. today. Life Chain is a national pro-life statement. New Braunfels Christians will stand silently along San Antonio Street and Seguin Avenue, holding signs which affirm life. Meet at the plaza at 1:30 or contact your pastor. Auxillary uwlwmry Ladies Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7110, New Braunfels, will celebrate its 50th anniversary today at the Post home, 600 Peace Ave. Doors open at I p.m. with the program beginning at 3 p.m., refreshments served from 4 to 6 p.m. and dinner taking }>1ace at 6 p.m. Patricia Kemp, department president, will be the special guest along with Mayor Jan Kennady and 5th District president Mollie McPhee. There are ll charter members still alive and some will be present to be honored. Marie F. Heaton, current president, was the charter president in 1947 when the auxiliary was organized by Sister Frances Summers, then 5th District president. Mrs. Heaton is also the past 5th District president, having served from 1949 to 1951. Let's Talk Heal Estate by Mickey Ferrell, KB, CRS, GRI ■rhfcnr/f conducted in the basement in the Bormann Room. For more information, call Charlene Nolte at 629-1000 Or the church at 609-7729. I > i r f Country stoa*, solo The women of St. Paul Lutheran church, 181 S. Santa Oars, invite all to attend their Country Store and Guatemalan Weaving Sale from 9 a.m. to noon today in the fellowship hall. Stock up on great homemade food, craft items and handmade Guatemalan weavings. Aggte Mom mooting The Comal County Aggie Moms’ Club will have a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the New Braunfels Education Center board room. A representative from Texas AAM University will be present to give information about finances, financial aid and the new application deadlines for scholarships for the next year’s freshman class. For more information, call Lynda Neff at 609-1422. Bks Club stylo show New Braunfels Ladies Elks Club will have a style show and luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the lodge, 353 S. Seguin Ave. Tickets are $10 each. For advance ticket sales, call 625-2223. The Comal County Unit of the American Cancer Society needs volunteer drivers, on a continuous basis, to transport ambulatory cancer patients to and from treatment centers. Additional insurance is provided. Get involved, call Bob Peterson at (830) 625-3252. Tho Silver Cont or dancos The Silver Center will sponsor four country western dances in October. Food is served at 5:30 p.m. and the dance is at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $5. The Texas Connection will perform Friday, Texas Top Hands performs Oct. 24 and Native Sons from Sabinal, Texas, perform Oct. 31. NS Children's Chorus The New Braunfels Children’s Chorus will conduct registration and auditions from 4:15 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the First Protestant Church choir room. Regular rehearsals will begin at 4:15 p.m. Oct. 14. Call 608-9427 for information. New Braunfels El do (host ol program The New Braunfels Historic Museums Association is sponsoring an Elderhostel program in New Braunfels through Friday. It is an opportunity for the community to meet visitors from all over the United States. Join the Community Band and visitors for a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday on the Plaza. Crlmo pro volition workohop The New Braunfels Downtown Association will have a workshop in crime prevention at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in room A/B of the Municipal Building, presented by New Braunfels Police Chief Ray Douglas. You cont do ovorythlng The Unitarian Universalists will have their minister. Rev. Les Pugh, conduct the service at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Faith United Church of Christ, 970 N. Loop 337. His sermon is entitled, “You Can't Be/Do Everything.” Questions and discussion will follow. Everyone interested in the subject is invited. Child care will be provided. Junior Miso Orfontotlon Junior Miss Orientation will take place at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at OakRun Middle School. All junior girls living in Comal County are invited to hear about the 1998 Junior Miss Scholarship Program. Postor contort The Comal County Women’s Center is sponsoring a poster contest to educate the community about domestic violence. Participants are to submit a poster to the Comal County Women’s Center by 5 p.m. Friday. For information, call 629-7520. Octoborfost Triumphant Lutheran Church in Garden Ridge will celebrate its annual Octoberfest Celebration Saturday. It includes an entire day of Oom-pah-pah music, workers in authentic German costumes, sausage on a stick, games for the kids and the best barbecue in Texas. The arts and crafts fair will be open from IO a.m. to 6 p.m. The Jubilee Pol^a Band begins pfeying at 4 p.ttii A brisket ideal will be served at 5 p.m. followed by hayrides in the country and a street dance. For information, call (210) 651-9090. Everyone is encouraged to participate in the Community Blood Drive sponsored by the First Protestant Church today. The South Texas Blood and Tissue Center will accept donors from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Seele Parish House on Coll Street. The drive will be Herald-Zeitung Working to be an JHL indispensable part of jour day. 625-9144 707 Landa Street, New Braunfels, Texas Health fair La Mujer Tejana will sponsor its annual health fair from 9 a.m. to I p.m. Oct. 11 at Holy Family Church, 245 S. Hidalgo St. Among the free services offered are: flu shots, vision screening, dental screening, posture analysis, blood pressure reading, blood sugar test, height and weight check, food pyramid and healthful recipes, fitness test and body fat analysis and early childhood information. St. Andrew Church hdiaar .^St^Andrew^Chu^ Lake will have a country bazaar from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, with an auction beginning at IO arn. 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A lot of the responsibility Sot telling a home rests with the seller's ability to boost its curb appeal with proper landscaping, paint and repair/maintenance. Unless they hy»ltjng for a fixer upper, most prospective buyers are drawn to homes they can move into with a minimum of fuss. lf this means sefiert must paint interior watts with a fresh coat of neutral color paint and remove worn carpeting, so be it. A neat house is easier to sell. I ■ Some people suggest baking apple pie while prospective | visiting to    the house smell “homey”. Fine, but if potential buyers sec a rn*—me shingle, a rotting board or leaky faucet, pie aroma won't help. Finding inexpensive repairs that haven't been corrected talk the buyers the house is ncg|octad.They'tt wonder. lf you havent toad die minor problem, what nu^or problems have you .Uo intoned? Wdk around your home and try » view it with a “buyer* eye." Mb advise our chena on Ae repairs that count. 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