Unwanted Special Materials Home Pick-Up
City of Seguin residents can recycle unwanted special materials through Friday, Jan. 20th by scheduling a home pick-up of items such as paint products, garden chemicals, household cleaners, fluorescent bulbs, automotive products & fluids, and household & vehicle batteries. Call 1-800-449-7587 or email email@example.com.
Public Safety Youth Academy
The Seguin Public Safety Youth Academy is accepting applications for its upcoming class. The deadline to register is Friday, Jan. 20th. Applications are available at City Hall, the Seguin Police Department, or at Seguin and Navarro High Schools. Applications should be returned to City Hall. There is no cost to participate and participants will receive a free T-shirt and first hand experience. For further information call 830-401-2473.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Charles & The Fabulous 4 from 7:30 to 11 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20th from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with a $7 admission is $7 for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.
Texas Theatre Auditions
There will be Auditions for a production of "Crimes of the Heart" at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21st and 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23rd at The Texas Theatre. Performance dates are Friday, March 17th - Sunday, March 19th, and Friday, March 24th - Sunday, March 26th. For more information call Pat Hoppe at 830-491-1238.
Youth Livestock and Homemakers Show Auction
The Guadalupe County Livestock and Homemakers Show Auction will be held at noon on Saturday, Jan. 21st at the Dance Slab of the Seguin Events Complex.
Geronimo VFW Dance
There will be a dance featuring Bob Appel at the Geronimo VFW from 3 to 6:30 p.m Sunday, Jan. 22nd. VFW kitchen opens at 2 p.m. Admission is an $8 donation. For more informaiton call 830-305-8829 or 830-303-5478.
Coffee with CASA
The Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Central Texas will host a Coffee with CASA from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23rd at Court Street Coffee Shop. For more information visit casacentex.org or call 830-626-2272.
CASA Voices Info Session
The Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Central Texas will host a CASA Voices Info Session from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23rd at the GVEC Community Room. For more information visit casacentex.org or call 830-626-2272.
Master Naturalist Meeting
The Guadalupe Master Naturalists will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23rd at the AgriLife Extension Building located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The guest speaker, Dr. Maureen Frank, will speak on the topic "Quail in the South Texas Landscape.”
Seguin ISD Public Hearing
The Seguin ISD Board of Trustees will hold a Public Hearing on the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24th at the District's Administration Office located at 1221 E. Kingsbury St. in Seguin.
There will be a South Texas Blood and Tissue Center Blood Drive from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25th at Seguin High School located at 815 Lamar St. in Seguin. Learn more about blood donation at SouthTexasBlood.org.
Republican Women Meeting
The Guadalupe County Republican Women will meet beginning at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 26th at the Silver Center located at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. County Commissioner, Judy Cope will be the featured speaker. For lunch reservations call Barbara Durham at 830-557-5084 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information visit guadalupe-county-rw.com or call Robin Walker at 830-876-8980.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Bob Appel from 7:30 to 11 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27th. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with a $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.
"The Lion King, Jr." Production
The New Braunfels Performing Arts will present a production of "The Lion King, Jr." at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27th, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28th and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29th at the Brauntex in New Braunfels. Tickets are $12 for children ages 2 through 13 and $18 for adults. Tickets are available at nbperformingarts.com or by calling 830-743-9338.
John DeLaGarza Medical Expense Benefit
There will be a Medical Expense Benefit for U.S. Air Force Desert Storm Veteran, John Delagarza from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28th at the American Legion Hall Post 245 located at 618 E. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. There will be a BBQ chicken and sausage plate sale. Plates are $8. There will also be a bake sale, silent auction, live D.J. music, a Starstepper performance, and car and motorcycle show. For tickets and more information call 830-556-7405.
Symphony Ball & 30th Anniversary Debutante Presentation
The Mid-Texas Symphony Guild's annual Symphony Ball will be held from 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28th at the Seguin Events Center. This elegant evening of dining & dancing will also honor former Debutantes from 30 years of the Debutante Program. Reservations are required for this very formal event. Tickets are $75 each and are available at Gift & Gourmet.
There will be a Blood Drive from 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29th at St. James Catholic Church in the Family Center. For more information call Veronica San Miguel at 491-8166. . Learn more about blood donation at SouthTexasBlood.org.
Geronimo VFW Dance
There will be a dance featuring The Countrymen Band at the Geronimo VFW from 3 to 6:30 p.m Sunday, Jan. 29th. VFW kitchen opens at 2 p.m. Admission is an $8 donation benefiting Auxiliary programs. Open seating. For more informaiton call 830-305-8829 or 830-379-1971.
There will be a South Texas Blood and Tissue Center Blood Drive from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31st at Caterpillar located at 1720 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. Learn more about blood donation at SouthTexasBlood.org.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Montly Luncheon beginning with registration at 11:30 a.m Wednesday, Feb. 1st at the Seguin Coliseum. The program will be "Leading from Peace" with Brad Borkhuis. Early-bird registration/RSVP is $14 and
At the door / Walk-in is $18. RSVP by calling (830) 379-6382 or emailing email@example.com. Mini expo tables and 1-minute commercials are also available.
Gonzales Master Gardeners Lunch Seminar
The Gonzales Master Gardeners will host a free Lunch Seminar from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1st at the PACE building located at 623 N. Fair St. next to Gonzales Elementary School. Jacob Carter of Gonzales Outdoor Power will speak on "Preventive Maintenance and Proper Care of Lawn Equipment." For more information call 830-672-2953.
Surviving an Active Shooter Incident Seminar
There will be a Surviving an Active Shooter Incident Seminar from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 2nd at the Seguin Coliseum. Register at leoseminar.com.
AARP Tax Aide Program
The AARP Tax Aide Program will provide free electronic filing (E-File) of Federal Income Tax Returns for the elderly, low and medium income from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays beginning Friday, Feb. 3rd until Saturday, April 15th at the Seguin Public Library (2nd floor) located at 313 W. Nolte St. in Seguin. Participants should bring identification and all documents related to filing tax returns. Taxes can not be filed without proper documents. Assistance will not be available on Good Friday, April 14th.
The Hilcrest Church will have its Annual Gigantic Rummage/Garage/Craft Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4th at the the church located across from Wal-Mart on Hwy. 123 by-pass. There will be over 30 booths and breakfast and lunch will be available at the event.
ARF Lunch and Learn
Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) will have a free Lunch and Learn for up to 20 attendees at noon Saturday, Feb. 4th at Dixie Grill located at Hwy 46 and IH.10. There will be a short presentation on ARF programs, and a question and answer time. To register, send your name and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a phone message at (830) 433-2458 by Saturday, Jan. 28th.
Social Justice Night at TLU
In celebration of Black History Month, the Texas Lutheran University Black Student Union will have a Social Justice Night featuring The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 9th in Tschoepe Hall, Dunn Conference Center.
Native Plant Society
The Guadalupe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14th at St. John's Lutheran Church located at FM 465 in Marion. There will be a plant/seed exchange and greeting at 6:30 p.m. followed by a program on vines with Sir Oliver Smith. For more information visit npsot.org/wp/guadalupe/.
AT&T Retired Employees Meeting
AT&T Retired Employees Annual President's Day meeting will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20th in the basement meeting room of First United Bank located at 200 E. Austin St. in Seguin.
Extension Education Programs
Delegates to the Texas Extension Education Association State Conference will be presenting the State's Programs on Adult Bullies, Dementia Caregiving, and Nutrition-Myth or Fact from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Feb. 22nd in the AgriLife Meeting Room.
Anyone interested in attending or arranging for a program to be presented to a group, call 830 379-2153.
Denim & Diamonds
The Seguin Education Foundation presents the Ninth Annual Denim & Diamonds Gala on Saturday, Feb. 25th at the Seguin Coliseum. Cocktails begin at 6 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. There will be a silent auction, raffles and entertainment by Clint Taft & The Buck Wild Band. Tickets are $45 each and are available at KWED or by emailing SeguinEF@gmail.com or by calling 830-822-2688.
Bras For A Cause
The Guadalupe County Bras For A Cause will be held on Thursday, March 2nd at the Seguin Coliseum.
TLU Social Justice Night
The Texas Lutheran University will have a Social Justice Night: A Place at the Table at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 9th in Tschoepe Hall, Dunn Conference Center. Learn through film about the staggering issue of hunger in America.
Noche De Gala Meeting
Teatro De Artes De Juan Seguin will be hosting the 32nd Annual Noche De Gala Competencia de Vocalistas (Mariachi singers competition) at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 11th at TLU-Jackson Auditorium. For more information call 830-401-0232.
Master Naturalist 2017 Training Class
The Guadalupe Master Naturalist 2017 Training Class is now enrolling for volunteers who want to provide education, outreach and service dedicated to the management of natural resources in the community. Classes will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. every other Tuesday beginning Tuesday, April 4th through Tuesday, Aug. 22nd. at the Agri-Life Extension Building. The fee for the class is $160.00. Deadline for registering in Tuesday, March 21st. Applications are available at the AgriLife Extension Office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. For more information call Marilyn at 830-379-5755 or email MarilynA@access4less.net.
A Cajun Jamboree benefiting The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center will be held on Saturday, March 25th. There will be all you care to eat crawfish, shrimp, and sausage boil. Beer and wine provided. There will be music and dancing with entertainment by The Gulf Coast Playboys. Tickets are available at The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center, Gift and Gourmet, and Keepers Interiors.
Luling Foundation Scholarships
The Luling Foundation Agriculture, Healthcare, and Trade/Vocational Scholarship applications are available and due by Friday, March 31st. Graduating seniors residing in Caldwell, Gonzales, or Guadalupe County are eligible to apply. Applications are available online at lulingfoundation.org, through high school counselor’s offices, or at the county extension office. For more information email email@example.com or call 830-875-2438.
TLU Dramatic Media Production
The Texas Lutheran University presents the Dramatic Media Production: One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 7th and Saturday, April 8th and at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, April 7th and Sunday, April 9th at Jackson Auditorium.
Kid's Fun Fish
The The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center will have its Kid's Fun Fish on Saturday, April 29th. Recommended ages are 5 through 12 years old. Registration will be held on site.
To be sure your non-profit organization's meetings and events appear in this calendar, send information to: firstname.lastname@example.org fax 379-2238, or drop off the information at the Seguin Daily News/KWED office, 609 E. Court St., Seguin.