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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 9, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas 8A O Herald-Zeitung Q Wednesday, October 9,1996StammtischBibl* study ?• The “Journey With ...” Bible Study seminar series is meeting from 7 to 8 . p.m on Wednesdays through Nov. 20 .'st the First Protestant Church at the intersection of Seguin and Coll streets. * For more information, call Marty Lindley at 629-9268.VFW dinner The ladies auxiliary of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 7110 will have its annual membership dinner at 6 p.m Oct. 21 at the Tree Tops Riverside Grille, 444 E. San Antonio St. All members are urged to attend and to meet “Rita.” The meal is free to all members and those guests who are eligible and interested in joining. Membership anniversary pins will be awarded. Your reservation for the meal must be made by calling the membership chairman, Lee Courtade, at 609-1636 no later than Oct. 14.Ddertiostel The New Braunfels Historic Museums Association is sponsoring an elderhostel program through Friday. The program offers an Opportunity to meet visitors from throughout the United States. Please join the Community Band and visitors for a concert on the Plaza at 7 p.m. Thursday.Project Graduation The first meeting on “Project Graduation” will be held at 7 p.m. today in the Canyon High School commons. Plans will be discussed for the all-night drug- and alcohol-free party to be held following graduation on May 30. Parents and students must give their input at this meeting for consideration. Saturday at the Wal-Mart. Money raised will go toward the purchase of equipment for the activity department. If you would like to make a donation, call Carol at 620-0509.Household hazardous waste Household hazardous waste, such as old paint, pesticides and other chemicals, will be collected from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday behind Fire Station No. 2 at 4120 Loop 337 in New Braunfels. The city of New Braunfels and Comal County are sponsoring the collection. For more information, call 608-2120.Patchwork Promenade “A Patchwork Promenade,” the fifth annual Quilt Show and Raffle, will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Canyon Lake Action Center on Highway 2673 in Sattler (across from the post office). Admission is a $3 donation. The event is sponsored by the Friends of Tye Preston Memorial Library, and all proceeds benefit the library. There will be antique and contemporary quilts on display. There also are five raffle items that are now on display at the library, where chances can be purchased for SI each or six for $5. Marjean Miller will give a demonstration on the art of quilting, and there will be a boutique of quilted items available for sale, such as vests, pillows and Christmas items.Dreibvodt gathering The descendants of Hilda Dreibodt Bierstedt are hold the Dreibrodt family reunion at 11 a.m. Sunday at VFW Post No. 3079,400 S. Highway 359, Mathis. Participants should bring pictures, mementos, drinks and two out of the following: salad, vegetable or dessert. Coffee and tea will be furnished for lunch.Cooking with herbs Ruth Abel, area herb expert, will demonstrate the culinary art of cooking with herbs IO a.m. Saturday at Schulz Nursery in Marion. The public is invited to the free demonstration.Bracken anniversary Bracken United Methodist Church invites the public to participate in its 125th anniversary celebration service at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The service will include special speakers and music and the sharing of memories. Both the 10:45 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. services will feature German singing and “old time” hymns. If you would like to join the congregation for its catered meal from noon to 2 p.m., call 606-6717 for reservations.Revolutionary picnic The Daughters of the American Revolution will join the Sons of the American Revolution for an annual pot luck picnic and evening of fellowship at 6 p.m. Monday in Pavilion No. 6 at Landa Park. The meal will be served after a program by Stan Cunningham. Donna Bruns and Dit Justiss will serve as the hostesses for the evening.Candlelight vigil The Comal County Women’s Center is holding a candlelight vigil for v victims of domestic violence at 7 p.m. Monday at Landa Park. The vigil will be preceded by the sound of church bells ringing throughout Comal County to commemorate the lives broken and lost to violence in the home. The community is invited to participate. For more information, call the women’s center at 620-7520.AAR? meeting The American Association of Retired Persons, Chapter 1823, will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. Refreshments will be served from 9 to 9:30 a.m., and members with birthdays in October are asked to bring cookies. New members and guests are invited.Skills for success Krueger Elementary School will hold a Skills for School Success night from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday to present information to parents of children in grades kindergarten through the fifth grade on how they can help. The evening’s topic will be reading. This is the second in a series of four programs that will be offered during the school year.Junior Miss The New Braunfels Junior Miss Scholarship Program committee invites Comal County area high school junior girsl to a cola party at 7 p.m. Tuesday at OakRun School off of Highway 46. Registration packets and information about the 1997 program will be distributed. Parents are encouraged to attend the meeting. The New Braunfels Junior Miss Scholarship Program is designed to xecognize, honor and reward high school junior girls in the New Braunfels area. The 1996 program awarded more than $30,000 in college grants, cash scholarships and other gifts and awards. All participants benefit by making new friends, developing a sense of accomplishment, enhancing selfesteem and forming a positive attitude toward die future.Baud boosters The New Braunfels High School Band Boosters will meet at 7:30 pm. Tuesday in the high school’s band hall. The executive board will meet prior to the regular meeting at 6:45 p.m. All those interested in supporting the band program are invited to attend.Assistance to tbs cRsablod Don Guenther, the VISTA volunteer for Comal County, will be at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center from 2 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. He will be available to assist all citizens with disabilities. lineless* independent living The Austin Resource Center for Independent Living Inc. now has a New Braunfels office opal from I to 5 pm on Fridays at 839 N. Walnut Business Center on Interstate 35 South. The center, part of a national network of independent living centers established by die Rehabilitation Act of 1973, serves as an advocate for the disabled, while also providing peer support and training for living independent lives.Seeking donations The Community Service Thrift Shop is now soliciting donations. All items are welcomed. Furniture, appliances, clothing, cooking utensils, etc. Bring donations to 132 Caddell Lane or contact Pete for pickups on Tuesday and Wednesday. Bowling registration The Barbarossa Bowling Club will begin die fall nine-pin bowling series the week of Oct. 14. To sign up or obtain more information, call 609-3019 or 609-5514.Hummel contest The sixth annual Hummel Look-a-Like Contest is set for IO am Nov. 2 on the front steps of the Hummel Museum, 199 Main Plaza. The contest is limited to children ages 2 to IO years old. The contest has two categories — single figurine and group figurine. The entry fee is $10 per child, with all proceeds benefiting the museum. The deadline for entries is Oct. 28 Entry forms are available at the museum For more information, call Doreen, Sherri (weekends) or Pat at (210) 625-5636. The American Cancer Society’s Road to Recovery Program for Comal County needs more drivers to transport ambulatory cancer patients to and from their treatments. For details, call Bob Peterson, coordinator, at 625-3252.CHI yeailHiok supplements Canyon High School yearbook supplements for the 1995-96 school year have arrived. Parents of last year’s seniors can pick up copies of the supplement in the journalism room (Room 33) at the high school. There is no charge for yearbook supplements. Only those people who bought yearbooks last year should pick up supplements. Last year’s yearbook pictures have been returned. for your child last year, stop by the journalism office at CHS to pick up your child’s photo or call to have it mailed to your home. QQ" your Spacial poic hoi* choice CRAFTSMAN Craftsman 2-pc. Robo-Grip professional pliers set with 7-in. straight jaw and 9-in. curved jaw styles. One-hand operation! CRAFTSMAN CRAFTSMAN SB** Special purchase Craftsman 7.2-volt cordless drill with case and 12 accessories. Mid-handle design, keyless chuck. 39** Spacial purchase Craftsman carry-all with carrying strap holds up to 250 poundsl Has parts tray. 9-in deep bottom for big tools. 65086 A. 33670 A. Craftsman 120-pc mechanic's too! set includes 3 cfuick-roicctse ratchets 93 standard and metric sockets. 5 wrenches and more' B. 66 9» A. Craftsman o-drawer loot center has 13.168 cu rn of storage sfxice Full width aluminum drawer putts and external lock oar on chest CRAFTSMAN •198 Through October a. •oaltew Save *21 Craftsman 10-in. compound miter saw with electric blade brake. Motor develops 3-HP. 23620 Sale starts Thursday, October IO through Saturday, October IB MAGNAMGK Smart Very smart* 269- Through October 12. log. mw toVO *30 Magna vox 25-in. TV with SmartSound* and SmartPicture* systems. Remote. tTR2S16C) Kenmore* 699** Through October 12. •ogrem Save*30 20.6 cu. ft.' refrigerator with adjustable glass shelves. loch or thou* advorttood nom* to rcodify avartobl* tor Mio AppNonco prtcoi arc for whit# Cohort, connectors advertised Most larger Hems inventoried in warehouser Allow reasonable lime tor delivery Some major appliances, electronics ovoHobto by special order only in ImiaNaNon and refrigerator teamaker hookup extra. Gas modal dryers priced higher. TV screen sixes measured diagonally, reception simulated Total CRAFTSMAN Itc/l Kenmore Whirlpool Kitchen Aid ana New BrounftU Vins owned & operated by Darrel1 Jackson 16/ !H J5 VV , Courtyard Stropping Center Mon Sat 9:00 6 OO. Sun ll JO 4 30 710 675 »5 I I YOU CAN COUNT ON SEARS FOR SATISFACTION GUARANTEED OR YOUR MONEY RACK This odvorli—moot includes many reductions, spec tai purchases and Mem* at our regular low price ■ Items at mod loftier Stores Outlet stotei ewrhirterl Knvlfonmentol sure harass extra we I adequate stock of advertised items When out of stocks occur, you have a choice: I) a “re or 2) a substitute item at the same percentage discount M the Mem wen reduced, or 3) a better Mem at the advertised price if the Mem wen not reduced. Excludes NmHed offer*, sp* and Hems not normally avaMabie at your Sears. IMOOtTAMT CHMT DETAILS: Sale* tax. delivery or In VT to open ITZ* MSL IM BBM shHaj lotion no! Included In monthly payments shown. Actual monthly payment may be slightly higher cmd may vary depending on your current account balance $400 minimum purchase required en a SeartCharge FLUS account.    *1998 Sear*, boobook end Ce. BrflRRnS Oh the humanity . The Unitarian Universalists will hear Cristina Aguilar-Friar speak on “La Raza Cosmica,” a blend of humanity transcending national, cultural and technological boundaries at 7:30 p.m. today at Faith United Church of Christ, 970 N. Loop 337. The public is invited. Long-term ear* Sunny Hoppe, a columnist and speaker en the aging and president of Senior Care Insurance in Dallas, will participate in a discussion on the Kennedy-Kassebaum Bill and how it provides tax-favored status for medical and long-term insurance at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Senior Center, 655 Landa St. To make reservations, call 606-4020. Aam ch* The Texas A&M Club will be showing a tape of the game between Texas A&M and Louisiana Tech at 7 p.m. Thursday at C.C.’s Pizza. Ctas* of’46 The New Braunfels High School Class of ‘46 reunion will be held Friday through Sunday, beginning with a happy hour and banquet the first night in the Schwamkrug’s Steakhouse. The class will meet at the old high school on Mill Street for a group picture during the afternoon of the second day, followed by a fellowship dinner at Lake Bruzcski Lodge, lite group will then hold a buffet breakfast the next day at the Holiday Inn, followed by attendance at church services at First Protestant Church. Members of the classes of 1945, 1947 and 1948 also are invited. Fen’ more information, contact Merrill Schumann at 625-2368 during the day or 625-5656 at night. Kirkwood fund-raiser Kirkwood Manor will hold a fundraising bake sale from 9 a.m. to noon r Tour daughter it g*tti*g her drivers license? Mo problem. Whatever your insurance needs, we ll be there to help you plan your coverage. Give us a call for a no-obligation review today. .    885-4752    or 609-1684 New Braunfels namm    ".. -a'. . «tMMnauMaaamatelaBareMmaMMammentearemBmamemmmmmmmmmm Our largest hardware sale of the season! 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