Sheriffs' Association of Texas
Guadalupe County Sheriff Arnold Zwicke is appealing for the support of citizens in the fight against crime by becoming an Associate Member of the Sheriff's Association of Texas during its membership drive. For more information visit txsheriffs.org. The Sheriffs' Association of Texas does not make solicitations by telephone. Membership invitations will be mailed over the next several weeks.
The LULAC Council 682 will have its 9th Cinco de Mayo Pachanga Friday, May 5th and Saturday, May 6th at Central Park in Seguin and is looking for Food and Arts & Crafts vendors. For more information, please contact Gloria at 830-556-2887.
Cokie Roberts at TLU
Texas Lutheran University will welcome Cokie Roberts as part of its Brown Distinguished Lecture series from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 29th at Jackson Auditorium.
Cokie Roberts is a political commentator for ABC News, providing analysis for all network news programming, as well as for NPR. She will speak about the current political climate in Washington D.C. and the impact of the 2016 presidential election. For more information visit tlu.edu/events/cokie-roberts-brown-distinguished-lecture.
The Seguin Economic Development Corporation will host a Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 30th at the Seguin Coliseum. For more information call 1-888-4-SEGUIN or visit facebook/seguinedc.
There will be a Minigrip Blood Drive from noon to 2:45 in the parking lot located at 1024 Freeport Way and from 4:45 to 7:45 p.m. in the parking lot located at 1650 N. Heideke St. in Seguin Thursday, March 30th. Donors will receive a t-shirt while supplies last. For more information call 830-433-6080.
TLU CHAOS Chemistry Night 2017
The Department of Chemistry at TLU will have its Chemistry Night 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 30th at Jackson Park Student Activity Center on the campus of Texas Lutheran University. It will be an evening of exploring the earth with activities including making your own snowflake, storm in a jar, and an exploding volcano. This event is free and open to the public.
TLU Spring Choir Tour
The TLU Choirs will present a varied program featuring premiering works, world music, and both sacred and secular pieces on their spring 2017 tour. In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the choirs will present "Grant Us Peace." The first concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 30th at Shepherd of The Hills Lutheran Church located at 3525 Bee Cave Rd. in Austin. Followed by 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 31st at Bethany Lutheran Church located at 110 W. Austin St. in Fredericksburg, 4 p.m. Saturday, April 1st at Peace Lutheran Church located at 1147 S. Walnut Ave in New Braunfels, and the final concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 4th at Chapel of the Abiding Presence on the campus of Texas Lutheran University.
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.
Hotshot's Reunion & Fish Fry
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Hotshot's Reunion & Fish Fry at 5 p.m. Friday, March 31st at Starcke Park East. Tickets are $15 and are available at the Chamber office located at 116 N. Camp St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-379-6382 or visit seguinchamber.com.
Jacob's Ladder Foundation Gala & Silent Auction
The Jacob's Ladder Foundation will have a Helping Kids Climb Gala & Silent Auction from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, March 31st at The Big Red Barn located at 390 Cordova Rd. in Seguin. The event features entertainment by Sean Garrison & the 3rd Watch Band with opening act, Alyssa Schneider. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. For more information call 830-660-6046 or 830-481-3253. For ticket purchase email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Most Wanted Band from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, March 31st. 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.
Seguin Hermann Sons Flea Market
The Seguin Hermann Sons will have its Flea Market from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 1st at 2918 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. To reserve a space call 830-379-9943.
Formal Dinner & Silent Auction
The Teatro De Artes De Juan Seguin will have its Formal Diner & Silent Auction from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 1st at the American Legion Hall in Seguin. Tickets are $10. Proceeds benefit the Mariachi Juan Seguin Program.
Mid-Texas Symphony Library Performance
The Mid-Texas Symphony Chamber Players will perform at the Seguin Public Library at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 2nd. In celebration of National Poetry Month, the program, "Words and Music," will showcase how the power of poetry is enhanced through the accompaniment of elegant chamber music. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
Cancer Survivor and Caregiver Dinner
The Relay For Life of Guadalupe County will have a Cancer Survivor and Caregiver Dinner at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 2nd at the McQueeney Lions Club located at 3211 FM 78 in McQueeney. To RSVP call 830-372-4628 or email email@example.com.
Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have a Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 5th at the Seguin Coliseum. The RSVP price is $14 or $18 at the door. Deadline to RSVP is Monday, April 3rd by 4 p.m. To RSVP or for more information call 830-379-2234.
Master Gardeners Meeting
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 5th at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Guadalupe County Master Gardener, Gail Johnson will present a program “Practical Fruit Growing for the Home Gardener: Keeping it simple; selecting the right varieties." for more information visit guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Wayland Baptist Open House
There will be an Open House for the Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) Program and the Master of Education (MED) Program at Wayland Baptist University New Braunfels Campus from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 5th at 1672 Independence Dr. in New Braunfels. For more information call 830-312-7173.
Appraisal District Closure
The Guadalupe Appraisal District will be closed Thursday, April 6th for staff training. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Friday, April 7th.
Moore House Luncheon
The Seguin Conservation Society will have its Moore House Luncheon at noon Thursday, April 6th at 703 Johnson Avenue. The Nash Catering menu is Panko-crusted porkloin with raspberry chipotle sauce, twice baked potato and lemon spring mix. An appetizer and dessert will also be available. Tom Egler will provide entertainment and First United Bank will be serving and the event sponsorsponsor. To reserve a seating call 379-9995.
Moonlight & Rosses
The Seguin Main Street Program's annual awards event, Moonlight & Roses will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 7th in the Memorial Rose Garden located behind the County Annex at 307 W. Court St. in Seguin. Enjoy jazz music and hors d'oeuvres donated by local restaurants while celebrating the City of Seguin Main Street Program's 20th Anniversary. Bring lawn chairs or blankets and the beverage of your choice. Commemorative glasses will be for sale for $10 each. For more information call 830-401-2475.
Race to Raise 5K
The 6th Annual Race to Raise 5K will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, April 29th in downtown Seguin and will start and finish at the Seguin Brewing Company. There will be food, fun, door prizes and more. Early registration will end Friday, April 7th with Adults $25 and Youth $15. Those registered before April 7th will be guaranteed an event shirt.
CASA Corral Fundraising Event
The CASA Corral Fundraising Event will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 7th at the River Road Ice House in New Braunfels. For more information call 512-392-3578 or 830-626-2272 or visit casacentex.org.
Spring Clean-Up Day
The City of Seguin will have its Spring Clean-Up Day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 8th at the Seguin Coliseum parking lot. Seguin residents can bring unwated items for disposal. Acceptable items include junk disposal, scrap metal, appliances (without Freon), automobile tires (no larger than 19.5"). Paper shredding will also be available. Proof of residency is required. For more information call 830-401-2416.
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.
Pachanga at Park West
There will be a Pachanga at Park West from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 8th on Vaughan St. in Seguin. The event is free and there will be outdoor activities for all ages, safe bicycling tips, a disk golf demo, community resources, health information, local non-profit info, a nature hike, giveaways, home repair demosm and an opportunity to donate blood. For more information call 830-832-7855 or email ileen732gmail.com.
Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Clean Up
The 5th Annual Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Clean Up will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 8th. Volunteer online at geronimocreek.org. For more information call 979-845-6980.
Service Through Music Benefit Lunch
The TLU Service Through Music student organization will have a benefit lunch supporting its work with the Music and Memory program from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 9th at the Jackson Park Student Activity Center. There will be a catered BBQ lunch with baked goods available, a silent auction featuring themed baskets and entertainment provided by the Guadalupe Brass Quintet, Koennecke Elementary Choir, and Teatro de Artes. Entry, lunch and entertainment are free. Donations are strongly encouraged.
Hot Date With Your Dog
The Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) will have a Hot Date With Your Dog event at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 11th on the patio at Kirby's Korner located at 606 N. State Hwy 123 Bypass. There will be an Easter bonnet contest for humans and dogs. A portion of food and beverage sales will benefit ARF.
Native Plant Society Meeting
The Guadalupe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas will meet beginning with at plant/seed exchange and greeting at 6:30 p.m. followed by the program at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11th at St. John's Lutheran Church located at FM 465 in Marion. The program will be "What Tree is That?" presented by Mark Kroeze of the Texas A&M Forest Service.
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 through 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.
Eastern Star Scholarship
The Seguin Chapter #555 Order of the Eastern Star is accepting applications for four scholarships. Applications are available for all graduating seniors from counselors at all Guadalupe County high schools. Application, transcript, and letter must be completed and mailed by the student by Tuesday, April 18th. For more information call Barbara at 830-379-9533 or Ethel at 830-560-3006.
After Hours Mixer
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have a Business After Hours Mixer at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 20th at The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center located at 1865 Hwy 90 E. For more information call 830-379-6382.
Relay For Life of Guadalupe County
The Relay For Life of Guadalupe County will have its annual Relay For Life event on Saturday, April 22nd at Central Park in Downtown Seguin. Teams and individual can learn more and register for the event by visiting RelayForLife.org/seguintx or call 512-919-1815.
Life After Loss
The Emanuel's Lutheran Church will offer a six-week greif and support educational series, Life After Loss, for those who have lost a loved one to death. The sessions will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sundays on April 23rd, April 30th, May 7th, May 21st, May 28th, and June 4th. For more information and to reserve a spot call 830-379-5046.
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.
Lone Star Healthy Streams Workshop
A Lone Star Healthy Streams Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 2nd at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Lunch will be provided and 3 general CEUs will be available to Pesticide Applicators. RSVP is required by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information call 979-845-6980.
South Texas Cowboy Gathering & Western Music Festival
The South Texas Cowboy Gathering & Western Music Festival will be held from Friday, May 5th to Saturday, May 6th at the Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center. For more information visit southtexascowboygathering.com.
Summer Agricultural Institute
The Texas Farm Bureau's Summer Agricultural Institue for teachers will be held Monday, June 5th through Thursday, June 8th at the Texas Farm Bureau Conference and Traning Center in Waco. Applications are due Saturday, May 6th and are available online at bit.ly/SAI-2017. Scholarships are available. For more information call 830-379-4456.
3-v-3 Basketball Tournament
The Seguin Fields of Faith presents a 3-v-3 Basketball Tournament from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 13th at Hillcrest Church located at 1440 Eastwood Dr. in Seguin. The fee is $25 per team of 3 with 2 subs. $5 per player. Middle School, High Schoo and 18+ Divisions. For more information call 210-978-6079.
Homeowner Septic System Workshops
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension service will present a 6-hour class focusing on aerobic systems from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 16th at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Seating is limited and registration is required by calling 979-845-6980 or emailing email@example.com.
SHS Class of 1982 Reunion
The SHS Class of 1982 will have a Reunion beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 1st at the Seguin Hermann Sons Lodge #37 located at 2918 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. The cost is $25 per person or $40 per couple and $10 per child if reservations paid by Thursday, June 1st. Late registration will then be $35 per person and $50 per couple. Send payment via Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org or check payable to Robin S. Larson at 1318 Canary Lane, Seguin, TX 78155. For more information call 830-305-1396.
Food Truck Cook-Off & Craft Fair
The Community Council of South Central Texas will have a Food Truck Cook-off & Craft Fair from 11 a.m. to 6 pm. Saturday, June 10th at the Comal County Fair Grounds in New Braunfels. The event will feature food trucks, craft booths, music and more. Entry Fees for food trucks is $150, $50 for the cookoff and $75 for craft booths. For more information call 830-303-4376.
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.