New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 20, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas
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Voice of America
The Voice of Democracy program, sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, offers scholarships to local teenagers. Contestants make an audio tape on a theme chosen each year. Call Wilbur Wicding at 629-6522 or Noreen Sippel at 606-5302 for information on how to enter. Deadline to enter is Nov. 15.
Make Halloween special
You can help make trick-or-treat wonderful for the small children at the Comal County Women’s Center. The center is asking for donations of costumes, masks, candy and pumpkins. Call 620-7520. The families at the center are also in need of mattresses and household items like dishes, cookware and furniture. Please help if you are able. Contact 620-7520.
Share the Warmth
NBU is starting its annual Share the Warmth project, helping residents donate warm winter clothes to others who need them. Take any jacket, sweater, or coat to any local cleaner. Coats will be cleaned and collected by NBU. Those in need may pick up coats at Wesley Hall at First United Methodist Church on Nov 18 from I p.m. to 4 p.m.
Hummel Look-Alike Contest
The fifth annual Hummel Look-Alike Contest will be held Saturday, Nov. 4 at IO a.m. on the front steps of the Hummel Museum, 199 Main Plaza. Contestants are judged on their likeness to a Hummel figurine. The contest is limited to children from two to IO years of age. There will be two categories in this year’s contest: Single Figurine and Group Figunne. Entry fee is $10 per child, with all proceeds benefiting the Hummel Museum. The deadline for entries is Friday, Oct. 27. For information, call Martha Hoevel at 629-3479.
Help haunted house
The Jaycees will have a haunted house and carnival Oct. 28, 29, and 31 to benefit the Toys for Tots. They need Halloween decorations, black lights, witches pot, costumes and more. The items will be returned if you want them back. They also need help for the haunted house and carnival. Call Gwenn Scott after 6 p.m. at 606-0911.
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Seven New Braunfels High School girls have been invited to perform during the half-time spectacular at the Orange Bowl on New Year’s Day in Miami, Flonda. They are raising money to make the six-day trip. The girls and their parents are sponsoring a car wash, rummage sale and bake sale from 8 a m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 in the parking lot behind Texas Commerce Bank at West San Antonio Street
If you have any items to donate to the rummage or bake sale, or if you wish to make a cash donation to the trip fund, call Jesse Camllo at 629-1485, Sharon Hall at 609-2711 or Dixie Pace at 609-6676.
The Black Heritage Society now has tickets on sale for $5 for its African Extravaganza Style Show and Dance to be held Oct. 28 at the Amencan Legion hall at 7 p.m. Tickets on sale at Bay-seas, the Chamber of Commerce or any member of the Black Heritage Society. Door prizes. For information call Nathan Millett at 625-4150.
Advance tickets for Wurstfest are on sale through Thursday, Nov. 2. Tickets are $5 in advance, or $6 at the gate. Children 12 and under admitted free. There is no additional charge to enter the Wursthalle. For information, call 625-9167
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The third annual Wassailfest will be held in the downtown area on Dec. 7 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Several businesses will be open, with most offering wassail and specials on merchandise. Entertainment of all kinds will be scattered throughout the area. The entertainment committee is in the process of contacting groups to entertain part or all of the evening, lf you have an entertainment group and would be interested in participating in this festive event, call Pain at 629-5924 or Bonnie at 625-7738.
River Bend Homeowners Assn. will have its community fall garage sale Sat. Ort. 28 starting at 8 a.m. Clean out your closets and join in. Charge of $10 for each table. There will also be a food booth. C all 620-5629 or 625-1755 to reserve tables.
Bervie# League fund-raiser
Tickets for the New Braunfels Service League $5,000 Night fund-raiser are now chi sale. The event will be held
on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at Gruene Hall. For more information, and tickets, call 629-2493.
NBCA pancake supper
The New Braunfels Christian Academy will hold the annual-.pancake super Friday, Oct. 20 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the school gym located at 995 Mission Hills Drive. The public is invited to attend. Tickets are $5, which entitles the ticket holder to over $4,000 in door prizes and silent auction items. Entertainment will also be provided. Call 629-6222 for information.
The McKenna Memorial Hospital Pumpkin Patch is the place to buy your pumpkin. Come to the hospital’s front lawn (143 Garza St.) between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20. Proceeds from the pumpkin sales benefit the Elliot Knox Nursing Scholarship Fund. This is the only annual fund-raiser for the scholarship fund.
There are more than pumpkins at McKenna’s Pumpkin Patch. You’ll also find Halloween goodies, face painting, and free trick or treat bags. Several local doctors will be competing in a pumpkin carving contest from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., and the Children’s Halloween Costume Contest begins at 5:30 p.m. A raffle drawing will be held at 6 p.m.
The semi-annual rummage sale sponsored by the United Methodist
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Women of Bracken United Methodist Church will be held Saturday, Oct. 21 from 8 a.m. to noon. A wide variety of items will be offered for sale at low prices. All clothing items will be priced at 25 cents each.
The youth will also have a bake sale. Bracken UMC is located one mile northeast of the intersection of FM 2252 and FM 3009.
Ladies Elks Klub bridge
New Braunfels Elks Ladies Club is having a bridge tournament Saturday, Oct. 21 at the lodge at 353 S. Seguin St. Coffee and rolls at 8:30 a.m. Play begins at 9:30 a.m. Lunch is also served. For information, call 629-4100.
Scott Ogden will be at Schumachers Hill Country Gardens Saturday, Oct. 21 at I p.m. for a free seminar on wetlands and a book signing. He will explain the importance of wetlands and residential use of wetland plants as ornamentals at home, including native grasses, horsetail, hibiscus, water iris, and more. The public is invited. Schumachers is located at 588 FM 1863. Call 620-5149 for information.
Old Gruene Market Days will be held Oct. 21 and 22, with more than IOO Texas artists and craftsmen, on the grounds of the Adobe Verde in Gruene.
The New Braunfels Lioness Club will hold its annual bake sale Saturday, Oct. 21, starting at 8 a.m. in front of the HEB exit, come early for the best selection. All proceeds benefit local charities and the Lions Camp for exceptional children.
The Fischer Store School Community Center will hold a sausage dinner Saturday, Oct. 21. Adults $4.50, children $2.50. Go to Highways 32 and 484 and look for the flags and sign.
Solms Bowling Club Halloween Party for members and their guests will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 21. Preregistration is encouraged. Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish or dessert.
A Patchwork Promenade, the fourth annual Quilt Show and Raffle, will be held for one day only, Saturday, Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Canyon Lake Action Center, Hwy. 2673 in Saltier (across from the Post Office) Admission, $3. Sponsored y Friends of Tye Preston Memorial Library.
The Department of Music at Southwest Texas State university will present tenor Julio Julian Jr. in a voice recital as part of the Guest Artist senes at 4 p.m. in the Music Building Recital Hall.
There is no admission fee required for this event, but donations will be accepted to benefit the Music Scholarship fund. For more information, call 512-245-2651.
The New Braunfels Republican Women will have a Sesquicentennial tea on Monday, Oct. 23 at 4 p.m. at
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Kuebler-Waldrip Haus in the Danville School. This special event will feature Iris Schumann speaking on the history of New Braunfels and the Sesquicentennial. The Victorian Society from San Antonio will model attire from the Victorian Era. Those who wish are invited to wear antique clothes or special hats of that period. A brief business meeting will be conducted.
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Southern Wings, a New Braunfels based Flight Training Center, is. now offering a 35-Hour Format Evening .Private Pilot Ground School starting Oct. 24th. Cost $250 plus tax. All materials included. Remember, the better prepared you are, the better pilot you’IF be. For reservations call (Metro) 210-606-4141.
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ALI ALREADY-REDUCED MERCHANDISE THROUGHOUT THE STORE.
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Interim markdowns have been taken Styles, sizes and colors vary by store Excludes Fine Jewelry.