New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 12, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas
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Edwards Aquifer 649.1 Comal River 201 Canyon Dam inflow 103 cfs Canyon Dam outflow 80 cfs Canyon Dam lake level 903.05 ft. above mean sea level
NBU Pumping Report
7.186 million gallons Well water
0.344 million gallons
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Grass...........not available (Provided courtesy of Dr.
Weeds not available Frank Hampel)
Last quarter.. New moon....
Cloudy morning Highs near 80 Rain: fog, drizzle SE winds 10 mph
Cloudy Lows 60s Rain: drizzle SE winds 10 mph
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Ben Speckman (left) participates in one of Mark Babino’s Interactive stories at Tree Frog Ed’s story-time Sept. 23.
A Mad Science event takes place at 1 p.m Saturday.
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• Through June 6, 2001 — One lane each way of Farm-to-Market Road 725 will be closed for one-quarter mile north and south of • Interstate 35 and traffic will be shifted to the south side of the road while workers construct an overpass for FM 725.
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► Community centers
COMAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. — fitness center v
9:30 a.m. — quilters and beginning Spanish
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — thrift shop open
noon — congregate meals (lasagna, lima beans; carrot-raisin salad, garlic bread, peach crisp) noon — Lions Club 1 p.m. — pinochle and team bridge
CANYON LAKE ACTION CENTER
10:30 a.m. — senior exercise 5:30. p.m. — line dance class
BULVERDE SENIOR CENTER
8:30 a.m. —Easy Pace Aerobics (Tonie Rogers, instructor)
For more information, call (830) 438-3111. The center is located at 30280 Cougar Bend.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, smoke-free bingo — 7 p.m. every Thursday at 207 E. South St. in New Braunfels.
New Braunfels Kiwanis Club —
noon today at Ryan’s Family Steakhouse, 485 East Business 35. The group meets every Thursday.
The Emergency Communications Club of New Braunfels and Comal County — 7:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at the Sportsman Club, 252 S. Kowald Ln.
The club helps with road and traffic control at Wurstfest and River Road. The club also does security. The club is looking for new members 18 years and
older to become a part of this group.
For information, call 625-8650.
The public is invited to the Canyon Lake Women in Business 8th annual Trade Show from 5 to 9 p.m. today in the GVTC Auditorium. The one-night event features exhibits from local and area businesses. The event is free and will include door prizes, raffles, concession stands, music and more. For information, call (830) 899-5560.
The Canyon Lake Computer Club
hosts a multimedia special interest group at 12:30 p.m. today at the Tye Preston Library in Sattler. For information, call (830) 899-5580.
The New Braunfels Music Study Club meets at 7:30 p.m. today at the First United Methodist Church, 572 W. San Antonio Street. The program will feature area youth choirs from New Braunfels Christian Academy and Smithson Valley High School. For information, call 625-3875.
The Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary #2999 will have a workshop at 9 a.m. today at Eagle Hall to make craft items for Wurstfest. For information, call 625-1675.
► Support Groups
The Cerebral Palsy Foundation
seeks families who have children (birth to 12) affected by cerebral palsy.
The group offers financial and emo- * tional support along with many free services. At last, you are not alone.
For information, call (888) 872-7966.
AA/Alanon non-smoking group will meet at 7 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Annex. For information, call 609-3322.
McKenna Memorial Hospital offers a free class for mothers-to-be who expect to deliver at McKenna’s Maternity Center. For information, call 609-9111, ext. 3254 to leave a message and a nurse will return your call.
New Braunfels Crisis Pregnancy Center is open six days a week: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Friday; and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.
The center also is open from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Call 629-7565 for an appointment.
Narcotics Anonymous, New Braunfels Group, meets at 7 p.m. Thursday at 172 S. Hickory next to Cross Lutheran Church.
ARCIL of San Marcos provides advocacy, information and referral, peer support for inclusion into the community for persons with disabilities.
It also provides independent life skills training to assist people with disabilities to become empowered and integrated into the community.
For information, call (512) 396-5790.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets daily at noon, 5:30 and 8 p.m., except Sunday, when they meet at 11 a.m. at 1142 Eikel Road in New Braunfels.
McKenna Health Centers offer convenient, cost-efficient treatment for your familyis health. The Smithson Valley Health Center is located at 6098 Farm-to-Market Road 311 (830-885-5541).
The Health Center in Sattler is located at 1356 Farm-to-Market Road 2673 (830-964-3008) and the McKenna Neighborhood Health Center is located at 272 S. Krueger (830-608-1575).
► Knights spaghetti dinner
A spaghetti dinner benefiting the Knights of Columbus youth activities takes place from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at 111 Landa St. Dinners are $5 per plate. Proceeds benefit the Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, Parish Youth Groups, Sts. Peter and Paul School and college scholarship funds. For information, call 625-2279.
► Lake YMCA after school
The Canyon Lake Community Recreation Center/YMCA is now serving Mountain Valley schools and Bill Brown Elementary school with after school care. Now is also the time to register for youth and adults YMCA sports programs including volleyball and basketball. Outdoor sand volleyball is coming soon. Other sports include aerobic kickbox and Hill Country karate. For information, call (830) 964-3003.
► Mad Science hour
Treefrog Ed will host a Mad Science Event at 1 p.m. Saturday. The visiting mad scientist will perform an hour’s worth of experiments blending magic tricks, demonstrations and including audience participation. Tickets are $3 per person. Space is limited so advance ticket purchase is recommended. Advanced tickets can be purchased at Treefrog Ed, 249 W. San Antonio. For information, call 626-0777.
► Mid-Texas Symphony
The Mjd-Texas Symphony’s 4 p.m. Sunday performance at the Civic Center in New Braunfels will include performances of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Overture to Nabucco” as well as selections from Gustav Holst’s ‘The Planets.” For information call the Mid-Texas Symphony at (830) 372-8089.
Tickets are available in New Braunfels at Accents and the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce office and in Seguin at Gift & Gourmet and the Seguin & Guadalupe County Chamber of Commerce office. A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase at the door on Sunday.
► MHMR board slots open
lf you or someone you know is interested in serving on the Comal County MHMR Board, submit a short personal resume, and state why there is an interest in being on the MHMR Board. Submit information to: The MHMR, PO. Box 311978, New Braunfels, TX 78130. Any persons interested should attend today’s meeting and/or Nov. 9 meeting at noon in the old Tax Office of the Comal County Courthouse Annex. It also is recommended that interested persons make an appointment to visit the MH facility (contact Clinic Director Tom Morgan at 620-6221) and the MR facility (contact Area Administrator Bev Talley at 625-7359.
► Free square dance lesson
A free square dance lesson is offered from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 at Hill Country R.V. Park’s recreation center on Ruekle Rd. at I-35. Jim Hayes will call the dance, sponsored by the New Braunfels Plus Club. Call 606-5343.
NEW BRAUNFELS TREE AND LANDSCAPE BOARD — 6 p.m., Thursday, New Braunfels Municipal Building, conference room A, 424 S. Casten Ave.
COMAL COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ COURT — regular meeting 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Commissioners’ Courtroom, 3rd floor, Comal County Courthouse Annex,
150 N. Seguin Ave.
NEW BRAUNFELS TRANSPORTATION AND TRAFFIC ADVISORY BOARD
7:30 p.m., Thursday, New Braunfels Municipal Building, council chambers, 424 S. Casten Ave.
Happy Birthday to Paul Thompson, bailey Nicole Koepp (1 year), Chris ’ace, Jo Ann Mayer (50 years), Jessica Dominguez (18 years), Bobby Tristan Sr.
(35 years), George Rosales (42 years) and Isabel Rosales (16 years).
To have an anniversary or birthday listed here, call 625-9144.