Day of Hope
The Hillcrest Church Day of Hope, for children Pre-K to 5th grade, will be held at an earlier date this year and will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5 at 1440 Eastwood Dr. in Seguin. While supplies last, there will be free backpacks, haircuts, groceries, shaved ice, back-to-school outfits and lunch provided. Children must be present to receive backpacks and clothing. For more information call 830-379-7531.
Register for School Supplies Distribution
The Precious Life Services will be distributing back to school supplies to needy families on from noon to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8. Registration is required by calling 830-372-5980 by Friday, Aug. 4.
Register for Pack The Bus Health Fair
Pack the Bus is seeking agencies and businesses for its Health Fair on distribution day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug.12 at Hillcrest Church. Estimated attendance is 1,200 women and children. To register for a $25 table email email@example.com. For more information call 830-303-5911.
The Seguin Business Network International will have and Organizational Meeting from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 26 at Court Street Coffee Shop located at 111 W. Court St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-379-0760.
Seguin ISD Summer Food Service Program
The Seguin ISD will have its Summer Food Service Program which offers meals provided without charge to children ages 1 to 18. Adults will be charged $2.25 for breakfast and $3.60 for lunch. Lunch will be served at Park West from 12:30 to 1 p.m. through Thursday, July 27. Seguin High School/Goldie Harris Gym will serve breakfast from 7 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. and snacks will be available from 11 to 11:30 a.m. through Thursday, July 27.
Democratic Club Meeting
The Guadalupe County Democratic Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 27 at the First United Bank (formerly American Bank of Texas) meeting room at 204 N. Austin Street in Seguin. The doors will be locked at 7:10 p.m. Those needing to enter are asked to call 830-556-2887 for admittance.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Bob Appel on Friday, from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, July 28th. The 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 Little Mermaid" Production
There will be a production of "The Little Mermaid" Friday, July 28, Saturday, July 29, Sunday, July 30, Friday, Aug. 4, Saturday, Aug. 5, and Sunday, Aug. 6 at The Brauntex Theatre located at 290 W. San Antonio St. in New Braunfels. Tickets are $12 for children ages 2-13 and $18 for adults. For more information and to buy tickets visit nbperformingarts.com.
LBHS Scholarship Award Program
The Lincoln Ball High School (LBHS) Scholarship Award Program will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 29 at Emmanuel's Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall located at 206 N. Travis St. in Seguin. LBHS Lena D. Wilson Visionary Legacy Scholarships will be awarded to fourteen 2017 high school graduates.
Pack the Bus Wave Pool Free Swim Day
There will be a Pack the Bus Wave Pool Free Swim Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 30 at the Seguin Wave Pool. Bring a school supply to be admitted for free. Sponsored by the Lions Clubs of Seguin and the City of Seguin Parks and Recreation Wave Pool.
Air Quality Presentation
There will be an Air Quality Presentation by the Alamo Area Council of Governments from 7 to 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1 at the Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce office located at 116 N. Camp St. in Seguin. RSVP by calling 830-379-6382.
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners are accepting applications for the next "Become a Master Gardener" class. Classes will be held from 12:45 to 4:45 p.m. on Tuesdays beginning Aug. 8 through December 5 at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The cost of the class is $190 and the application deadline is Monday, July 31. Class size is limited. Contact Kay McElveen at 479-790-2933 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration forms and more information are available at guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Alternative Teacher Certification Program
Texas Lutheran University is currently accepting applications for the Fall Session of its Teacher Alternative Certification Program If you are interested in teaching, have a bachelor's degree or will be graduating with an undergraduate degree in the near future, apply by August 1 for the Fall Session. For additional information contact Donna Kubena at 210-422-5415.
Master Naturalist Class Informational Meeting
A Master Naturalist Class Informational Meeting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1 in the Schertz Community Center North located at 3501 Morning Dr. in Schertz. For more information call 830-491-7897 or 830-379-5755.
Food Distribution for Families
The Refuge III Church will have Food Distribution for Families from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2 at 7535 Elm Creek Road in Seguin. The San Antonio Food Bank truck will bring fresh and perishable product for over 200 families. Families with children enrolled in free or reduced lunch and families enduring ER situations qualify to access food. For further details call 830-303-6478.
Master Naturalist Class Informational Meeting
A Master Naturalist Class Informational Meeting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3 in the AgriLife Extension building located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-491-7897 or 830-379-5755.
Geronimo VFW Rummage Sale
The Geronimo VFW Auxiliary will have a Rummage Sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, August 5. To reserve an inside table for $10 or outside spaces for $5 call 830-305-5478 .
Marion Trade Days
A Marion Trade Days will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, August 5 at St. John's Lutheran Church located at 606 S. Center St. in Marion. There are spaces still available by calling 830-660-9660.
Pack the Bus Collection/Donation Day
The Lions Clubs of Seguin and Geronimo will be collecting school supplies for Pack the Bus from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5 at Plaza Del Rey, HEB, Arlands and various intersections in Seguin.
Silver Center Hand-made Craft Fair
The Silver Center will have a Hand-made Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5 at 510 E Court Street in Seguin. Lunch and refreshments will be available. Vendors are still being accepted. For more information call 830-303-6612.
Marion Sausage Supper Parade
The 81st Marion sausage Supper Parade will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 5 in Marion. Line-up beginning at 8 a.m. in the Marion High School parking lot. Entries should be lined-up by 9:15 a.m. Entries forms are due Friday, July 28 at KDJ Insurance in Marion or by emailing email@example.com. For more information call 830-914-2387 or 830-914-3735.
Geronimo Sporting Clay Shoot & Gun Raffle
The 13th Annual Geronimo Sporting Clay Shoot & Gun Raffle will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5 at 401 Harborth Hill Road in Seguin. There will be 5 stations with 60 targets for $60 or 8 stations with 100 targets for $80. Gun raffle tickets are available for $25 each or 5 for $100. All proceeds benefit FFA, FCCLA and 4-H members. For more information call 830-305-2096, 830-305-3793 or 830-305-4885.
Cooking Well with Diabetes
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Guadalupe County will off its 4-week class, Cooking Well with Diabetes, as part of its Do Well Be Well with Diabetes program from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Aug. 9 through Aug. 30 at the AgriLife Building located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The cost is $30 and class size is limited to 10 registered people.To register call 830-303-3889 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Banks Collecting for Pack the Bus
All locations of First United Bank, Bank of America, and Barnard Donegan Insurance are collecting for Pack the Bus through Thursday, Aug. 10. Donations may be made at drive through windows or inside lobbies. Proceeds benefit Seguin and Navarro ISDs, low-income students with school supplies. Sponsored by the Lions Clubs of Seguin, Geronimo Lions and Amerigroup Health Solutions.
Military Honor Guard Training
The American Legion Henry T. Rainey Post 41 will have a Military Honor Guard Training for veterans who are currently members, or willing to join a military service organization (MSO). The training will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 10. For more information and to join the training session contact Juan DeLeon at 512-665-5186 or email email@example.com.
Stockdale Lions Club Friday Fiesta & IBCA BBQ Cook-Off
The Stockdale Lions Club will have its Friday Fiesta & IBCA BBQ Cook-Off Friday, Aug. 11 and Saturday, Aug. 12 in the Stockdale City Park. Space is still available for cooking teams, vendors & entertainers. For more information visit the Stockdale Lions Club Facebook page or stockdalelions.org.
Seguin Birthday Celebration
Celebrate Seguin's 179th Birthday with the Seguin Conservation Society (SCS) from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11 at the 1st Church/Campbell-Hoermann Log Cabin Complex located at 200 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. There will be a Homemade Ice Cream Contest with judging at 5 p.m. For more infomation about the contest call Kay Martin at 830-305-2482. A BBQ Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 pre-sale and $15 at the door. Tickets are available Gift & Gourmet, and the Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce. The Guadalupe Co. Sheriff's Posse will deliver a proclamation at 6:15 followed by the Annual SCS Membership Meeting and Election of Board Members at 7 p.m. Live entertainment will also be provided.
Stockdale ISD Stuff the Bus
The Stockdale Lions Club will be collecting school supplies for Stuff the Bus from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12 at the Stockdale City Park. For more information visit the Stockdale Lions Club Facebook page.
The Seguin Conservation Society will have its Birthday Golf Tournament beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12 at Starcke Park Golf Course. Entry for this 2-person flighted by lower handicap scramble is $75 per person. Maximum of 2 mulligans for $5 each. Fee includes green fee, cart rental, range balls and barbeque dinner served Friday, Aug. 11 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in front of the First Church and Campbell Log Cabin. For more information call Frank Starcke at 830-379-4622. Mail checks payable to Seguin Conservation Society, P.O. Box 245, Seguin, TX 78155.
Musical Comedy Production
The musical comedy, "Prohibition," by Texas Comedies of Austin will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12 at the Texas Theatre. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Reserved seating is also available for $30 which includes a seat in the front five rows and a meet-&-greet with the cast at 6:30 p.m. Tickets available at the Seguin Main Street office located at 211 N. River St., the Seguin CVB located at 116 N. Camp St. or online at prohibitionseguin.evenbrite.com. Proceeds benefit the Seguin Commission on the Arts and will support future public art projects.
Annual Summer Fest
The Hermann Sons Life members and their guests will have its Annual Summer Fest at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13 at Seguin Hall located at 2918 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. Members are asked to bring a side dish or dessert.
Seguin ISD Summer Food Service Program
The Seguin ISD continues its Summer Food Service Program which offers meals provided without charge to children ages 1 to 18. Adults will be charged $2.25 for breakfast and $3.60 for lunch. Breakfast will be served at Seguin High School from 7 to 7:30 a.m. and lunch from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14 and Tuesday, Aug. 15.
Master Gardener Noon Program
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will have a Noon Program from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Master Gardener, Jerry McNulty, will present a program on propagating cacti and succulents. For more information visit guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Seguin ISD Summer Food Service Program
The Seguin ISD continues its Summer Food Service Program which offers meals provided without charge to children ages 1 to 18. Breakfast will be served at Mercer Blumberg Learning Center from 10 to 10:30 a.m. through Wednesday, Aug. 16. Adults will be charged $2.25 for breakfast.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have an After-Hours Mixer at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17 at Wells Fargo located 101 E. Nolte St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-379-6382.
Leadership Seguin Applications
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will accept applications for its Leadership Seguin Program until Friday, Aug. 18. The program runs from Sept. to May. For more information call 830-379-6382.
Sip n' Stroll Mug Art Contest Deadline
Local artist are encouraged to submit artwork of the Park Plaza Hotel to be featured on the 2017 Sip n' Stroll mug by Friday, Aug. 25. The artwork should be an original piece that should fit a rectangle measuring 4" height X 8" width or a ratio similar to 2:1. Submit artwork to the Seguin Main Street office located at 211 N. River St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-2448.
Bow Wow Luau
There will be a Bow Wow Luau Pool Party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, August 26 at the Seguin Wave Pool. Bring your doggies to swim with you. There will also be food, fun and prizes.
Seguin Volleyball Association Winter League
Money is due for the Seguin Volleyball Association Winter League from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29 and Thursday, Aug. 31 at Fiesta Ballroom. There will be a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6 at the Hall of Fame building located inside the Seguin Events Complex. Team fees are $100 per team per league with resident player fees $14.75 per player and non-resident fees of $15.75 per player. The 4-Man League fees are $80 per team and the players fees the same as the regular league.
Fall Master Naturalist Class
There will be a Fall Master Naturalist Training Class from 6 to 9 p.m. every other Tuesday beginning Sept. 5 through Nov. 28 at the Schertz Community Center North located at 3501 Morning Dr. in Schertz. Carpools from Seguin will be available. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit txmn.org.
Youth Show Gala
The Guadalupe County Youth Show Gala will be held from 6 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Seguin. There will be a steak dinner, a live and silent auction, door prizes and a dance. Individual tickets are $50 and reserved seating for 12 is $600 and are available by calling 830-305-0456.
Jacob's Ladder Foundation 5K Fun Run
The Jacob's Ladder Foundation will have a 5K Fun Run from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 at Fischer Park in New Braunfels. For more information visit jacobsladderfoundation.org.
Save the Date Holiday Stroll Schedule
The Holiday Stroll Parade will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30 in downtown Seguin. The Sip n' Stroll will run from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1 in downtown Seguin. The North Pole Stroll will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2 in Central Park. For more information call 830-401-2448.
Silver Center Volunteers Needed
The Silver Center serves citizens aged 50 years or older in Seguin, Guadalupe County, and surrounding communities. Volunteers are needed to keep the doors open of this non-profit organization. For more information and to register as a volunteer, call 830-303-6612 or visit 510 E. Court Street in Seguin.
Domino Players Needed
The American Legion Post 245 will host 42 domino players from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. every Thursday. For more information call 830-433-1193.
Anger Management Classes
The Precious Life Services will be conducting Anger Management "Control the Fire" Classes every third Saturday of the month from 10am to 4pm at the Seguin Silver Center (Lunch will be provided). Register online at preciouslifeservices.org or call 830-372-5980.
To be sure your non-profit organization's meetings and events appear in this calendar, send information to: email@example.com fax 379-2238, or drop off the information at the Seguin Daily News/KWED office, 609 E. Court St., Seguin.