New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 6, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas
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“Shades of Red" Art Show
When; Sept. 2-28
Where; New Braunfels Art League
Gallery, 237 W. San Antonio St.
You should know: Reception 5-8 p.m. Sept. 2.
German American Society Meeting
When; 6 p.m today
Where; Elks Lodge, 353 S. Seguin
Contact; (830) 837-5058 You should know: Accordion artist Pearly Sowell will perform, fvlembers and guests welcome
Basics of Microsoft Word 2007 Intermediate Class
When: 6;30-8;30 Sept 6 and 13 Where; New Braunfels Public Library
Contact; (830) 221-4316 You should know: First come, first serve for this two-part series. You can bring your own laptop or use one of the 10 computers available.Coming Up
New Braunfels Retired Teachers Program
When; 9;30 a.m. Sept 7 Where NBISD boardroom You should know; RSVP-America Reads program by Betty Niven Everyone welcome and new directories available
When 9;30 to 3 p.m Sept. 8 Where: McKenna Events Center Contact; www alzcare neet You should know; Free event will feature presentations by industry leaders, community resources, screenings, giveaways and more Proceeds benefit Alzheimer's Association
When Sept 8 to Oct 2 Where: Circle Arts Theatre Contact; (830)837-6172 You should know; 8 p.m Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Call for tickets, go online at WWW circleartstheatre.org or visit the Chamber.
Autumn Tea at Prince Solms
When; 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sept. 8 Where; Prince Solms Inn Contact; (210) 710-3409 You should know; RSVP $24 per person.
Unity World Day of Prayer
When; 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 8 Where: Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road You should know; Prayer for peace, balance and harmony in the world.
NB Square Dance Open Houses
When; 7;30-9;30 p.m. Sept. 9 and 16
Where; Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, St. Joseph Hall Contact; (830) 837-2936 You should know; No charge for non-dancers at open house. Beginner lessons start Sept. 23.
5th Quarter Friday
When; 9 p.m. to midnight Sept. 9, Oct 14 and 21, Nov. 4
Davenport (Randy Foersler) suspects hanky panky as Henry (Jeff Fowlei) and Vic (Greg McNamer) attempt to keep a briefcase full of money hidden in this scene from “Funny Money", starting Sept 8 at Circle Arts Theatre with a Champagne Opening Night, alt tickets this evening are $18. Performances are every Friday and Saltirday at 8 p,m. and Sunday matinees at 2 p m. through Oct. 2 Tickets may be purchased at The Crossing, New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce, or online at www.circlearlstheatre org. General admission is $18, Silver Foxes (60f). Students, and Military with ID are $16. All pre-purchased tickets receive a $2 discount or make reservations by calling 830-837-6172.
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.
Starlite Ballroom Dance
When; 7-10:30 p.m. Sept. 10 Where; Eagles Hall Contact; (210) 658-7667 You should know Hawaiian theme. Public welcome and cost is $25 per couple. There will be a beer/wine bar and burger grill and big band music.
When: Sept. 10 Where; Gruene Hall Contact; (830) 708-2991 or www.athleteguild, com/node/33 You should know: Leisurely or competitive run through Hill Country with medals for each age group. Sponsored by New Braunfels Running Club and will benefit a local charity
Conquering Walls that Separate Love Christian Concert
When; Noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 10 Where; Tree of Life Church, 5513 1-35 S.
Contact; (830) 237-9353 You should know: Free food and drinks, guest speaker Tony Villanueva. Fun teaching activities for children and youth, music and jumping castles.
“Women of Comal County" Photo Exhibition Reception
When; 3:30-5:30 p.m. Sept. 10 Where: Bulverde/Spnng Branch Library
You should know; Sonja Harris’s "Women of Comal County" photos are on display this month.
Little Girl Cheer Clinic
When; 8:45 a m. to noon Sept. 10 Where: New Braunfels High School
Contact: (830) 627-6182 You should know: For girls ages 4 to 12. Participants will cheer at the third quarter of the Homecoming football game on Sept. 16 at Unicorn Stadium. Cost is $35.
Book Signing and Reading
When: 7-9 p.m. Sept. 10 Where; 152 Pennsylvania Blvd. Contact: (830) 608-9077 You should know: “Sonnetary Confinement." a collection of sonnets by Clark Terry All are welcome.
Heart of Texas Tri-Deltas
When; 10:30 a.m. Sept. 10 Where: Gruene Door Restaurant Contact: (830) 625-2839 You should know; Heart of Texas Alumnae Chapter, Delta Delta Delta, will hold its fall business meeting and luncheon. All area Tri-Deltas are welcome.
Hill Country Tea Party Patriots
When: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12 Where; Senior Center Contact; (830) 608-0774 You should know; Speaker will be Ken Mercer, State Board of Education member, District 5.
Friends for the Preservation of Historic Landa Park
When: 2:30 p.m, Sept, 12 Where; Landa Haus You should know; Information regarding the evolving status of the three Landa Park bridges will be discussed. Guests welcome and refreshments served.
Comal County Aggie Moms Club When: 6:30 p.m. Sept 13 Where: Scooter Store Contact: (830) 708-3161 You should know; First monthly meeting for all Aggie moms. All welcome.
Guadalupe County (Schertz-Seguin) Chapter of Native Plant Society of Texas
When: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13 Where: The Library, 500 Bulldog Lane, Marion
Contact; hickslt® lycos.com You should know: Monthly meetings resume on Sept. 13 with presentation about “Amazing Trees." Everyone welcome.
League of Women Voters of Comal Area
When: 7-8:30 p.m. Sept. 13 Where: NBISD board room, 430 W. Mill St.
You should know; Panel discussion on the federal role in public education.
Live Cooking Demo and Sampling
When; Sept. 13
Where: McKenna Events Center Contact: (830) 606-9500 You should know; Food at the fair may taste great, but it’s not healthy Demo will provide better alternatives from a registered dietitian.
Guada Coma Garden Club
When: 2 p.m. Sept. 13 Where: Sophienburg Museum Contact; (830) 620-0753
Tree Pruning 101: The Basies for Success
When- 5:30-7.30 p.m. Sept. 15 Where; Landa Park Aquatics Facility
You should know: Free, for all ages
Camp Courageous Youth by Hope Hospice Registration Deadline
When; Sept. 15 Contact: (830) 625-7500 You should know: The camp is free of charge and open to all kids ages 7-17 who have experienced the death of a loved one. The camp is on Oct. 22.
Edgar Allan Poe Program
When; 6 p.m Sept. 15 Where; Bulverde/Spring Branch Library
You should know; Duffy Hudson will present the program about Poe’s life and works. Tickets are $10,
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners
When; 7 p.m. Sept, 15 Where: Texas Agrilife Extension, 210 E. Live Oak, Seguin Contact: (830) 303-3889 You should know: Dematologist Becky Kelso will speak about skin disorders and issues that affect gardeners. Free and open to the public.
Comal County Hispanic Council Amigos Mixer
When; 6-8 p.m. Sept. 15 Where; Law office of Zamora & Schoon, 118 S. Union Ave. Contact: (830) 237-0199 or [email protected]
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Praytfi for Peace Talze Service
When: 7 p.m. Sept. 11 Where: Community Fellowship Preferían Church, 6761 FM 1102
You should know: In remembrance of Sept. 11.
CLRW Sept. 11 Dam Walk
When: 1 p.m. Sept. 11 Where: Park at bottom of dam and catch the shuttle Contact: (830) 935-4142 Ysu should know: Bring your American Flags and follow behind Comal County Sheriff’s Offtee Color Guard, veterans and first responders Free hot dogs and
cold drinks served afterwards at CRRC on the Dam Road.
Mid-Texas Symphony Concert Season " America the Beautiful'
When:4 pm.Sept. 11 Where: Jackson Auditorium, Texas Lutheran University.
Contact: (830) 372-8089 or [email protected]
You should knew; First concert will be a Sept. It tribute.
9/11: A film by Jules and Gedeon Naudet
When: 2 p.m. Sept. 11 Where: New Braunfels Public Library
Contact: (830) 221-4316 You should know; A documentary following NYC firefighters into the heart of Ground Zero
Grace Memorial Sept. 11 Remembrance
When: 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. worship services. Sept, 11 Where; Grace Memorial Church, 3240 FM 725 Contact: (830) 660-8037 You should know; Participants include Mayor Gale Pospisil, Sheriff Bob Holder, firefighter Brandon Ninneman and U.S. Army Ret. Gen, Jim Taylor.
Canyon Lake Area Blue Star Mothers 9/11 Remembrance
When: Noon to 4 p.m. Setp, 11 Where: KoCHalt, 111 Landa St.
You should know; Opening ceremonies will begin at 1 p.m. First responders and military honored. $6 barbecue plats to benefit "Homes for Our Troops."
Bulverde/Spring Branch EMS 9/11 Sunrise Ceremony
When: 6:45 a.m. Sept. 11 Where; Emergency Services Station, 353 Rodeo Drive, Spring Branch Contact; (830) 228-4501
Tina Wesch Valdez Sherry Heitkamp Wofford Maggie Castor (belated)
Jesse Rosales (belated)
Judy Perez (Monday)
John Torres (Monday)
Raymond Villarreal Jr. (Monday)
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Canyon Lake Area Writers
When; 6-8 p.m. first Tuesdays Where; Tye Preston Memorial Library
Contact: [email protected]
You should know: Join an eclectic group of more than three dozen authors, editors, writers and poets.
Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
When: 6 p.m. first Tuesdays Where: Landa Haus Contact: Agendas posted online at www.nbtexas.org
NB Planning Commission
When; 6 p.m. Tuesday Where; New Braunfels Civic Convention Center Contact: Joint meeting with NB City Council.
Gruene Orchid Society
When; 7 p.m first Tuesday Where: Large meeting room, east wing, of the Hill Country Specialty Hospital, 1445 Hanz Drive Contact: Call (830) 620-6790. e-mail glendoneppler@ sbcglobal.net or visit
You should know: The meeting theme will be “covered dish” Holiday Banquet, with installation of officers for 2011.
When; 9:30 a.m, first Tuesdays Where: Comal County Senior Center, 655 Landa St.
Contact; Vanda Babich 627-2304 You should know: Speaker will be Sera Sonderson of Greater New Braunfels Art Association.
New Century Lions Club
When: 7 p.m. First and third Tuesdays
Where: Granzin's BBO Contact: Corey Hall, (830) 980-3367
New Braunfels Jaycees
When; 6 p.m. first Tuesdays Where; Faust Hotel Bar area Contact; (512) 665-1591. wwwnbjaycees.com
Democrats of Comal County
When' 7 p.m. Sept. 6; 6 p.m. to order meal and socialize Where: Buddy's Backyard party room
Contact: (830) 608-0881 You should know; “When women vote, women win.’’
Gruene Lions Club Meeting
When; 6 p.m. first and third Tuesdays
Where; Oma Gruene’s Secret Garden
Contact; (830) 626-1200
Senior Center Skat Spieler
When: 12:30 p.m.Tuesdays Where: Comal County Senior Center
Where: Oakwood Counseling
Contact: (830) 627-7006
When: 4:45 p.m.Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Contact: www.judsonisd.org or call (210)619-0352 You should know; English and Spanish test administration available. For registration
Precious Life Crisis Services Classes and Workshops
When: Tuesdays and Saturdays Time: 9-11 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m Saturday, 4-6 p.m, Tuesday Where: Precious Life Crisis Center Contact: (830) 372-5980 or www.preciouslifeserviees.com You should know; Six, eight and twenty week classes.
New Braunfels Community Chorale
When: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays
Where: Eden Home, Friendship Room, 631 Lakeview Blvd Contact: (830) 832-7476 or [email protected]
You should know: We sing popular, classical, religious and patriotic music. Please join us if you love to sing. Dues are $20 person/ $30 couple.
New Braunfels Skat Spielers
When; 6:30 p,m. Tuesdays Where; Elks Lodge
When; 10 a.m Tuesdays Where; Unity Church of Practical Christianity, 408 Gruene Road Contact: (830) 608-9515
Canyon Lake Celtic Dancers
When: 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and Thursdays
Where; Community Resource and Recreation Center, 25 Mabel Jones Dr.
Contact: (830) 964-3630 You should know: Ceili dancing is Irish social dancing, Newcomers are welcome anytime. Come watch us dance and/or experience your first dance session. A $1 donation to the CFIRC requested.
New Braunfels Toastmasters Club
When; 7-8:30 p.m Tuesdays Where; Wingate by Wyndham Hotel in New Braunfels, 245 FM 306
Contact; visit http;//nbtm.free-toasthost.biz, e-mail [email protected]
or call Linda Oliver at 830 899-7045.
Hill Country Chorus
When: 7 p.m, Tuesdays Where: First Baptist Church,
Santa Clara and Cross streets Contact: Jim Chatelle, (830) 624-0511 or visit hillcountry-chorus.org You should know: Chorus is local chapter of the International Barbershop Society Community members are invited to participate or come listen,
Bible Study: Keys to Successful Living
When; 7 p.m. Tuesdays Where; New Beginnings Christian Center, 23129 1-35 North Contact: (830) 606-6454
When: 6 p.m. Tuesdays Where; Unity Church of Practieal Christianity, 408 Gruene Road You should know; Cost is Love Offering.