Friday, July 3, 2015

 

Appraisal District Closure
The Guadalupe Appraisal District will be closed for the July 4th holiday on Friday, July 3rd.

Kiddie Parade
The Guadalupe County Republican Women will host a Kiddie Parade during Freedom Fiesta at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, July 3rd in Central Park. There are prizes for the top 3 Most Patriotic entries. For further infomation call Kelly Follis at 830-305-1534.

SYS Harley Davidson Giveaway
The Seguin Youth Services (SYS) will have a Harley Davidson Giveaway at Freedom Fiesta on Friday, July 3rd. Tickets are $20 each or seven chances for $100. For more information call 830-401-0717.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Two Way Street on Friday, July 3rd from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.  Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $7 for members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.

McQueeney VFW Closure
The McQueeney VFW Post 9213 will be closed on Saturday, July 4th.

American Legion BBQ Plates
The American Legion will be selling $10 BBQ Brisket & Sausage Plates on Saturday, July 4th beginning at 11:30 a.m. at 618 E. Kingsbury St.

Silver Center Kitchen Closure
The Seguin Silver Center Kitchen will be closed for lunches and lunch deliveries until further notice. The Seguin Silver Center will be open as usual for events Monday through Friday 8 a.m to 3 p.m.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Pack the Bus Call for Volunteers
The Lions Clubs of Seguin & Geronimo, Seguin ISD and Amerigroup Real Solutions will have Pack the Bus to raise funds for basic school supplies for students in the Seguin ISD and Navarro ISD. Collection locations on Saturday, August 1st include Wal-Mart and Plaza Del Rey. For volunteer opportunities call 303-5911.

TLU High School Vocal Arts Camp
The Texas Lutheran University will offer a High School Vocal Arts Camp from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, July 13th through Friday, July 17th at Ayers Recital Hall, Schuech Fine Arts Center on the TLU campus. Tuition is $100 for the first family member, $75 for additional siblings. The registration deadline is Sunday, July 5th. Register online at tlu.edu/about/community/cma-summer-camps. For further information call 830-456-3016.

Geronimo VFW Dance
The Countrymen Band will be playing all your favorites at Geronimo VFW Post 8456 in Geronimo on Sunday, July 5th from 3 p.m. to 6:30 pm. VFW kitchen opens at 2 pm. Open seating. $8 donation benefits Auxiliary programs. For more information call 830-305-8829 or 830-379-1971. 

The Gathering Music Show/Dance 
The Gathering's Country Music Show/Dance will be at Geronimo VFW in Geronimo on Tuesday, July 7th from 7 p.m. to p.m. VFW kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m.  Adults $7 and 12 & under $3.  This month features Wyatt Arp, Priscilla Speed, Dave Roland, Jim Henry and a house band.  For reservations call Dorothy at 512-825-2180 or visit thegateringmusicshow.com.

Toastmasters
Join Seguin Premier Toastmasters at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8th at Holiday Inn Express, 2801 Jay Road in Seguin (behind IHOP and Hampton Inn) to grow your leadership skills and improve your presentations.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Texas Top Hands on Friday, July 8th from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.  Admission is $7 for members and $9 for non-members.  Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.

SHS Groundbreaking Ceremony
The Seguin ISD will have a Groundbreaking Ceremony for Seguin High School at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 9th near Tom Crump Gym. Parking will be available in the North Parking Lot on Cedar St.

Marion Library Story Time
The Marion Community Library Association will have Story Time Thursday, July 9th and every Thursday at 9 a.m. for children 3 and 4 years of age in the community. Parents must be present with the child. For more information call 830-914-2803 ext. 432.

TLU Swim Program
The Texas Lutheran Swim Program will offer Red Cross Swim Lessons through Thursday, July 23rd. Classes run Mondays through Thursdays for two weeks. The last day to register is Friday, July 10th. Pool Memberships and Private Party Rentals are also available. For further information call 830-372-8137.

Library Storytime
The Seguin Public Library will have Storytime on Wednesday, July 10th and every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. This program helps children ages 3 to 5 develop early literacy skills, and includes stories, songs, and a craft. For more information call 830-401-2422.

David's Ride
There will be a cycling ride, "David's Ride," in honor of David Eikenburg on Saturday, July 11th beginning at McQueeney Baptist Church located at 201 Schumann Rd. Breakfast begins at 6 a.m. and the ride begins at 7 a.m. A BBQ lunch will be held at 11 a.m. Pre-registration is $40 and $50 the day of the race. Packet pick-up will be held at MecQueeney Baptist Church on Friday, July 10 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. All proceeds are donated to Camp Agape, a Christian bereavement camp for children. For additional information call 830-305-6502.

Habitat Dedication and Blessing
The Guadalupe Valley Habitat for Humanity will have a formal dedication and blessing of the "St. Andrew's House" at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 11th at the house located at 321 Mesquite St. For further information call 830-401-0422 or 830-386-3047.

Master Gardener Lunch and Learn
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will have a Lunch and Learn class from noon to 1 p.m. on Monday, July 13th at the GVEC Community Meeting Room located at 908 Curtis Street in Schertz. Nancy Masterson will present "Hello Invasives, Goodbye Texas" and discuss how some commonly available plants can cause economic and ecological harm to Texas.  Attendees are welcome to bring lunch. For further information call 830-303-3889.

Community Grief Presentation
There will be a free Seguin Community Grief Presentation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, July 13th at the Seguin ISD Central Office located at 1221 E. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. Grief and loss, children and grief, how to support those who are grieving, and available community resources will be discussed. Food and beverages will be provided. For more information call 830-401-8633.

Master Gardeners Meeting
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will meet Thursday, July 16th at the AgriLife Building on 210 East Live Oak St. in Seguin. A social gathering begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by the educational program at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Gail Johnson, Master Gardener on ” Composting With Worms”. The membership meeting will follow the educational program. For further information call 830-303-3889.

Adult Summer Reading Program
Registration is currently underway for the 3rd Annual Adult Summer Reading Program at the Seguin Public Library. The program runs through Thursday, July 16th. For every 5 hours you read, a raffle ticket can be entered into a drawing of your choice. Raffle prizes include a $100 Amazon gift card, $100 cash and other great gifts. All registered participants will be entered into a grand prize drawing for an iPad Mini. Winners will be announced on Friday, July 17th. For registraion information call 830-401-2422 or visit seguin.lib.tx.us.

Strings Camp
The Texas Lutheran University/Mid-Texas Symphony Community Music Academy will offer a Strings Camp for 1st - 8th graders on Monday, July 27th through Friday, July 31st from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Ayers Recital Hall, Scheuch Fine Arts Center at TLU. Register by Wednesday, July 15th online at tlu.edu/about/community/cma-summer-camps.

Vocal Arts Camp
The Texas Lutheran University/Mid-Texas Symphony Community Music Academy will offer a Vocal Arts Camp for students entering grades 3-8 on Monday, July 27th through Friday, July 31st from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Ayers Recital Hall, Scheuch Fine Arts Center. Register online by Wednesday, July 15th at  tlu.edu/about/community/cma-summer-camps.

Barnes Middle School Summer Food Service Program
The Seguin Independent School District in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Agriculture is offering the Summer Food Service Program at Barnes Middle School Mondays through Thursdays until July 16th. Breakfast: 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and Lunch at 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For further information call 830-401-8635.

NARFE Meeting
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, July 17th at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. For more information call 830-620-0344.

Trinity Oaks Gala
There will be a Gala for Trinity Oaks Guadalupe Camp at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 17th at the Power Plant. The cost for the event is $50 per person.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Glen Collins on Friday, July 17th from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.  Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $7 for members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.

TLU Basketball Camps
The Texas Lutheran men’s basketball program will conduct the second session of its boys’ basketball camps on the TLU campus for boys entering grades 7 through 12 on Monday, July 27th through Thursday, July 30th. Each evening will run from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.  The cost is $75, with a $30 minimum deposit due at registration on Monday, July 20th and the balance due on the first day of camp. For more information and registration forms call 830-372-6808, or email address afalke@tlu.edu.

AACOG Outreach Event
The Alamo Area Council of Governments will have an Outreach Event featuring AACOG programs in Seguin at the Guadalupe County Justice Center located at 211 W. Court Street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 23rd.

Help Our Kids Fundraiser
The world famous Platters will perform for a Help Our Kids benefit fundraiser on Friday, July 24th at Eagles Hall located at 257 E. South St. in New Braunfels. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show starts at 7 p.m. The opening act will be Stan Wayne and a guest appearance by Big Daddy Dean. Tickets are $40 at the door and $30 pre-sale. Tickets are available at Gift & Gourmet and The UPS Store in Seguin. For further information call 830-556-5694.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Thompson Legacy on Friday, July 24th from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $7 for members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.

Kingbury VFD Bar-B-Que
The Kingsbury Volunteer Fire Department's 46th Annual Benefit Bar-B-Que & Drawing will be held on Saturday, July 25th. Serving will be from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Adult plates are $8, Childs plates are $7. There will be a dance with music by Clint Taft & The Buck Wild Band. There will also be games, a country store, auction and amusements.

Seguin KC Hall Dance
The Seguin KC hall will have a dance on Saturday, July 25th from 8 p.m. until midnight featuring The Original Moods.  This is a rare appearance from a band that has played your favorite dance music since 1959. Admission is $10 per person. For More information 210-269-1457

Waggin' Tailz Fundraiser
The Waggin' Tailz dog rescue will have a Waggin' Tailz Birthday Bash Fundraiser from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 25th at the Geronimo VFW in Geronimo. There will be live music by The Cavaliers, food, silent auction and door prizes. $25 Tickets are available at Thunder Paws and The Hair Forum. For further information call 210-639-6544 or 210-632-7741.

Free Parenting Classes
The Seguin Youth Services will offer Free Parenting Classes on Tuesdays through July 28th from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. No child care will be provided. To reserve a spot call 830-379-4208.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Bob Appel on Friday, July 31st from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $7 for members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com .

Summer White Party
The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Comal and Guadalupe Counties will presents: Summer White Party 2015, The 5th Annual Gotta Have Heart Fundraiser from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Vineyard at Gruene on Friday, July 31st. There will be wine and chocolate parings, beer and pizza parings, a silent auction and live music. $30 per person or $50 per couple. Price includes 5 tastings. For tickets and further information visit bigmentor.org or call 830-832-6806.

Pack the Bus
The Lions Clubs of Seguin & Geronimo, Seguin ISD and Amerigroup Real Solutions will have Pack the Bus to raise funds for basic school supplies for students in the Seguin ISD and Navarro ISD. Collection locations on Saturday, August 1st include Wal-Mart and Plaza Del Rey. For volunteer opportunities call 303-5911.

Annual Phling
The Seguin Parrot Head Club Annual Phling will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, August 1st at the Texas Lutheran University Party Barn. Tickets are $40 and includes food, drinks and tropical music by Jerry Diaz and Hanna's Reef. Tickets available at Keller Williams Realty in Seguin, Alamo Title in New Braunfels and from any Seguin Parrot Head Member. Call 830-305-9329 for further information.

Leadership Seguin
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the Leadership Seguin 2015-2016. The 9-month program kicks off with an overnight retreat on September 12th and 13th, followed by monthly sessions and a Community Service Project. Applications are due on Friday, August 7th. Call 830-379-6382 for more information.

Summerfest Entries Deadline
The Seguin Art League Summerfest Art Show and Competition will be on display in the Selig Room of the Guadalupe Regional Medical Center through Saturday, August 8th.

Pack the Bus Distribution Day and Community Health Services Fair
The Lions Clubs of Seguin & Geronimo and the Seguin ISD Pack The Bus program will have Distribution Day and a Community Health Services Fair from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, August 12th at the Seguin Events Complex. Seguin and Navarro ISD families that qualify will receive basic school supplies and will be able to visit local health services at the event. For further information call 830-303-5911.

The Big Red Barn Game Night
The Texas Agricultural Education & Heritage Center/The Big Red Barn will have its 3rd Annual Game Night Gala from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 15th. Tickets are $40 and are available at Westerholm-Koehler Insurance, Gift and Gourmet or Red Carpet Auto Sales. For more information call 830-379-1122.

Habitat Applications Available
Guadalupe Valley Habitat for Humanity is accepting applications through Wednesday, September 30th. Families are selected based solely upon their housing need, ability to pay a $450 to $500 monthly payment on a 20 to 30 year no-interest mortgage loan, and willingness to help build their own home. Applications available at the Habitat Store at 256 W. Court Street, the Seguin Public Library at 707 or online at guadalupevalleyhabitat.org. For more information call  210-488-1800 or 8q30-401-0422.

Vendors Wanted
Vendors are currently being accepted for a Craft Show that will take place at Redeemer United Church of Christ in Zuehl on Saturday, Nov. 7th. Vendor spaces vary in location and price. To reserve your spot call Betty at 830-305-0219.

Call-A-Ride 4 Vets
The Alamo Area Council of Governments will provide eligible veterans rides free of charge anywhere in the Alamo region. For further information call 210-362-5254.

Cranny Volunteers Needed
The Cranny Thrift Store is in need of volunteers. The Cranny is now open Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 100% of the profits from The Cranny go back to the Guadalupe Valley Family Violence Shelter for direct services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Call 830-372-1216 for further information.

Heritage Museum Hours
The Seguin-Guadalupe County Heritage Museum will be will be closed on Mondays and open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays.

Al-Anon Meetings
Seguin Serenity AL-Anon Family Group is a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics and meets Tuesdays (AA meeting at the same time) at 7 p.m. Sunday Literature is at 5 p.m. at Tri-Party Club located at 2365 Huber Road. Call 830-557-5590 for further information.

The Guadalupe County Extension Education Clubs consists of Clear Springs which meets the 3rd Wednesdays at 2 p.m., the Elm Creek Club which meets the 2nd Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m. at the Extension Office on Live Oak St. in Seguin, and the Marion Club which meets the 2nd Thursdays at 7 p.m. at the Marion Community Library.

Community Garden of Eatin'
The Community Garden of Eatin' will have gardeners present the 2nd and 4th Sunday afternoons from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m., and Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. to assist with harvesting. The community is also welcomed to assist with working in the garden located at the corner of Bowie and Walnut Streets.

Volunteers Needed
The Guadalupe Family Violence Shelter (GVFS) and The Cranny Thrift Store are looking for volunteers. Free training is available. For more information call GVFS at 830-372-2780 or Ashton at volunteercoord@safeseguin.org

Anger Management/Parenting Classes
Precious Life Services will be offering 6 to 18 week Anger Management and Parenting Classes every Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 1420 N. Austin St. Suite 5 and Suite 6. Fee is by sliding scale. For more information, call 372-5980.

RSVP America Reads Program
The Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is looking for volunteers to be trained as a reading tutor for the America Reads Program. Volunteers will be placed in a school of one's choice in Guadalupe County. For more information, call 379-0300.

Free Vegetables
There are vegetables available for picking at the Seguin LULAC Foundation Community Garden located on Eighth St. Bring a bag and use caution when walking and picking. The Community Garden is free to the community and is planted and maintained by Seguin LULAC Council 682. For more information, call 379-9219. 

Spay/Neuter Assistance Program
Seguin Animal Services encourages the public to take advantage of the low-cost spay/neuter program for all owned dogs residing within Seguin city limits. Cost of surgery depends on weight of animal. Surgeries performed at participating local veterinary clinics. Vouchers are issued on a first-come, first serve basis and expire within 60 days. Applications are available at Seguin City Hall and Seguin Animal Services. For more information, call 401-2335.

To be sure your non-profit organization's meetings and events appear in this calendar, send information to: communitycalendar@kwed1580.com fax 379-2238, or drop off the information at the Seguin Daily News/KWED office, 609 E. Court St., Seguin.


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