New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 12, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas
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Bar-W Skin Cancer Awareness Meeting
When: 7 p.m. today Where: GVTC auditorium You should know: Dr Mark Garcia will speak about skin cancers.
Free and open to the public.
Spanish/English Conversation Group
When: 6:30 p m, today Where: New Braunfels Public Library
Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Practice your second language conversation skills in a casual setting.
Students for Free Enterprise Classes
When: 2-3:30 p.m. today: 10-11,30 a.m Oct. 13
Where: Alamo Workforce Solutions in New Braunfels Contact: (210) 227-0221 You should know: A class about resumes will be held Wednesday and one about interviews will be Thursday The project has students and faculty involve the community in the free enterprise system. providing the students with a chance to teach others what they ve learned.Coming Up
New Braunfels Music Club
When 7 p.m, Oct. 13 Where: Unitarian Church. 135 Alves Lane
You should know: Enpy an evening of live string music free. Refreshments served
2nd Annual "We Think Pink"
When, 7 p m Oct, 13 Where: McKenna Events Center Contact: (830) 625-1666 You should know: Tickets are SIO for a "girls" evening of pink desserts and beverages, entertainment and fellowship. There will be a chance to purchase items sold by the American Cancer Society Relay for Life teams No tickets sold at the door,
■‘Germans in Guatemala”
When: 6:30 p m. Oct 13 Where: New Braunfels Public Library
Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Cristabell Reiche West will present a program about the history of Germans in Guatemala.
S.T.A.G.E. 'Be My Baby" Production
Where: Krause House Theatre.
Contact: (830) 438-2339
New BraunFit Recreation Coed Fall Volleyball League
When: 6 p.m, Thursdays Oct 13-Nov 17
Where: McKenna New BraunFit Gym.
Contact: (830) 606-9500 You should know: Minimum of six players per team, three of which must be female Max of 10,
When: Oct, 14
Whre: Four Sisters Ranch. 1555 Lemond Road, Utopia Contact: [email protected]
,com or (830) 291-6991
You should know: Two-day cam-pout music and art festival.
Canyon Lake Adult Flu Clinic
When: 9 a m to noon Oct, 14 Where: CRRC. 125 Mabel Jones
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You should know: $20 for everyone without Medicare Advantage. For adults ages 19 and up.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society BBQ Fundraiser
When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 14 Where: BMC Building Materials, 3620 FM 482
Contact: (210) 412-5505 or (830) 837-2527
You should know: $7 per plate, $1 soft drinks and water. Phone orders welcome for groups.
5th Quarter Friday
When: 9 p.m. to midnight Oct. 14 and 21, Nov. 4
Where: New Braunfels YMCA You should know: All high school students are invited after the football game. Food, fun and activities. Bring student ID to enter.
Love and Respect Marriage Seminar
When 6:45-10:15 p.m. Oct. 14: 8:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m. Oct 15 Where: Dayspring Christian Fellowship. 1895 S. Walnut Ave, Contact: (830) 620-4353 You should know: Learn how to properly relate to your spouse, Cost IS $15 per person before Oct. 3: $20 aftenA'ard.
Scherenschnitte Class deadline
When:RSVP by Oct. 14 Where: Sophienburg Museum Contact: (830) 629-1572 or www.sophienburg.com You should know: Cost is $10 for members, $15 for non-members. Class IS on Oct. 20.
2nd Annual KC’s BestFest
When: 11 a.m.-l 1 p.m. Oct. 15 Where: Marktplatz, Adelsverein Halle. Fredericksburg Contact: (830) 456-6279 You should know: Sausage and specialty beer event. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children. There will be music, awards and activities. Proceeds go to charity.
ARC of the Hill Country
When 6-9 p.m. Oct. 15 Where: Lifetime Living Inc., 4455 FM 482 and Salma Road Contact: (830) 625-3657 You should know: Haunted Halloween Dance for people with
intellectual and developmental disabilities. Dress in costume and be ready to win a prize Free entry, with $5 hamburgers. Anyone requiring assistance must be accompanied by attendant.
When: 6 p.m. Oct. 15 Where: Cypress Bend Park You should know: Relive the spint of historic New Braunfels in this night time guided tour of the Comal Cemetery, This event is family fnendly and funds raised will be used for cemetery improvements. For ages 5-1-, $10 donation.
An Evening with Naomi Shihab Nye
When: 7 p.m. Oct. 15 Where: New Braunfels Public Library
Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know: Award-winning poet, writer and educator will speak.
Just JesToy Run Fundraiser
When: 10 a.m. Oct. 15 Where: Gruene Harley Davidson to Texas Pride Bar B Que You should know: Generate funds for the Just Jes Toy Run in December. $15 for registration. Other vehicles welcome.
Crafty Creations Arts and Crafts Show
When: 9 a,m.-3p,m. Oct. 15 Where: Gruene United Methodist Church
Contact: (830) 237-4788
Cash for Cancer Golf Tournament: Fun Time for a Serious Cause
When: 1 p.m Oct. 15 Where: Bandit’s Golf Club Contact: (830) 620-7473 You should know: Benefits Michelle Ratchman Cancer Patient Assistance Fund. Two-person scramble. Cost is $115 and includes green fee, cart, range balls, raffle and dinner
ENAACT Family Academy Class of 2012 Fundraiser and Pet Vaccination Clinic
When: 1:30 p.m, Oct. 15 Where: New Braunfels Feed and Supply
Contact: (830) 625-7250
You should know: Fundraiser will help with expenses for prom and graduation. Low-cost vaccinations for cats and dogs available.
No Kills in the Hill 2011 Bike Run
When: 9 a.m, registration; 11 a.m. run Oct. 15
Where: 2170 Old Sattler Road, Canyon Lake Contact: (830) 899-2527 You should know: Supports Canyon Lake Animal Shelter Society. Food, fun and vendors at this motorcycle event
“Swim Back to Give Back”
When: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 15 Where: New Braunfels YMCA pool Contact: (830) 606-9622 You should know: Ironman tri-athlete Chris Vaughn will swim 10 miles in the pool. Donations will benefit Y Partner Program for low-income family memberships.
Gran Jamaica del Barrio
When: 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Oct. 15,11 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 16 Where: Holy Family Church, 245 S. Hidalgo Ave.
You should know: Tables available for vendors who’d like to sell arts and crafts. Tables are $80 for two days and $50 for one day.
Sunday Afternoon Country Dance
When: 3 p.m. Oct. 16 Where: Geronimo VFW Contact: (830) 303-9903
Thanksgiving Dinner Benefit
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 16 Where: St. Mary's Hall, Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church You should know: Turkey/sausage lunch, plates to go available. Cost is $15 and tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance at the receptionist office.
Kraft Schuetz Family Reunion
When: 12:30 p.m. Oct. 16 Where: Albert Kypher Lodge,
1658 Texas 46 S.
Contact: (830) 625-3707 You should know: After lunch there will be a brief meeting.
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Comal County Senior Citizen Thrift Stof«
Duties: Sorting clothes, tagging, customer contact and light lift* ing.
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. Natwnal 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.srh.noaa.gov/ewx) via email to [email protected] [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-tatorg or (830) 625-7005
American Cancer Society
Reach to Recovery;
Duties: Visits by breast cancer survivors for women undergoing or recovering from breast cancer
Information: Beck Voges (830) 625-1666 (9am-4pm)
American Cancer Society Relay for Life:
Duties: Committee members promote relay activities in support of cancer survivors and caretakers. Event held annually, late April at area high schools.
Information: Sindy Alvarado (830) 606-3239 (9am-4pm)
RSVP America Reads Program
Duties: Volunteer tutors must like helping K-3rd grade children by reading to them or with them. Commit to a couple of hours a week during school hours (8 a.m. to 2 p.m.) at the school of your choice. We will train you and provide teaching materials.
or (830) 632-7769
Patient Care Volunteers at Hope Hospice
Duties: Provides support to hospice patients and families through comfort and companionship. You will be given training to provide you with the tools you will need to be successful. Contact: (830) 358-5211 or agilbertson @ hopehospice.net
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VFW Post 7110 Meeting
When: 7:30 p.m. second
Where: 600 Peace Ave.
Contact. (830) 625-9961
Golden Oldies Band
When: 1:30 p m. Wednesdays Where: Senior Center Contact: (830) 629-5790 or (830) 606-3441
Art and Creative Expression
When: 9 a m.-3 p.m, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Where: River City Advocacy 145 Landa St,
Free Counseling with an LPC Intern
When: 9 a,m,-3 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Where: River City Advocacy, 145 Landa St.
When: Fall session Wednesdays through Nov. 16
Where: Oakwood Baptist Church Contact: (830) 627-7006
Zumba: Ditch the Routine, Join the Party
Where: Knights of Columbus, 111
Contact: (512) 393-9155 You should know: Cost is $5, come join the zumba class,
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
Hill Country Breakfast Club
When: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
Where: The Fork and Spoon Patio
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 923
When: 7 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Old Fish Hatchery, San Marcos
Contact: (512) 353-0945 You should know: All veterans who served dunng the period Feb. 28, 1961, to May 7,1975, are eligible to join regardless of duty station.
New Braunfels Rotary Club
When: Noon Wednesdays Where: Seekatz Opera House,
265 San Antonio St.
Contact: (830) 608-0133
Story Time and Baby Lapsit
When; 10 a.m. Wednesdays
Where: Tye Preston Memorial Library, 1321 Farm-to-Market 2673
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 are confidential.
You should know: Support in the aftermath of an abortion.
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: 6:30-7 p.m. Wednesdays Where: Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road