Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Posted on 6/28/2016 1:00:00 AM.

Free Tennis Camp
There will be a Free Tennis Camp for girls and boys ages 6 through 15 on Tuesday and Thursday mornings through Thursday, July 28th at the Seguin High School tennis courts located off N. Highway 123 Bypass and E. Cedar Street in Seguin. The camp for youth ages 6-10 runs from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and the camp for youth ages 11-15 will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.  The camp offers fun games and activities as an introduction to tennis, regardless of tennis experience. Children can attend one or all sessions and should dress in athletic clothing and shoes. Rackets and balls will be provided, as well as water. For additional information visit satennis.org/NJTL or call SATA coordinator, Jesse Tarin at 210-788-7781.

Toddler Time
The Seguin Public Library will have Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m. every Tuesday. Toddlers ages 9 months to 3 years will enjoy age-appropriate stories, songs, and playtime to develop early literacy skills.

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 for breakfast and $3.50 for lunch. Serving will begin at Koennecke Elementary from 7:45 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. for breakfast and lunch from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  through Thursday, June 30th. Jim Barnes will serve breakfast from 7:45 a.m. to 8:25 a.m. and lunch from 11:15 to 11:55 through Thursday, June 30th. Ball Early Childhood Center will serve lunch from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. through Wednesday, June 29th. Seguin High School/Freshman Center will serve breakfast from 7:15 a.m. to 8:25 a.m. and lunch from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. through Thursday, July 14th.

Blood Drive
The Guadalupe Regional Medical Center will have a Blood Drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29th in the Selig Room. For more information, contact Veronica San Miguel at 401-7211.

Library Storytime
The Seguin Public Library will have Storytime at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Children ages 3 to 6 will listen to stories, sing songs, and do a craft, while developing early literacy and school readiness.

Story Time
The Marion Community Library will have Story Time at 9 a.m. every Thursday. Story Time is for Pre-K aged children and parents must accompany children.

'Just for Kids' Summer Day Camp
The City of Seguin Parks & Recreation Department will have its 'Just for Kids' Summer Day Camp through Friday, August 12th at Ball Early Childhood Center. The camp is for children who have completed Kindergarten and not older than 11 years of age. There is a one-time registration fee of $25 and a weekly fee of $70. Campers will enjoy weekly field trips, trips to the Wave Pool and Splashpad, arts and crafts, dress-up days, guest speakers, gym games, special events and more.

Humane Society Garage/Rummage Sale
The Guadalupe County Humane Society will have a Garage/Rummage Sale at 9 a.m. on  Thursday,June 30th and Friday, July 1st at the Seguin Silver Center on Court Street in Seguin. To donate furniture, appliances in good working order, and other items you don’t need to help support the Humane Society, deliver items to the shelter at 2484 N. Hwy 46 any Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. up until Tuesday, June 28th, or call the shelter 830-372-2055 if you need help getting the items to the shelter prior to that date.

SHS Class of 1991 Reunion
The Seguin High School Class of 1991 will have a Reunion weekend of July 1st through the 4th. visit payit2.com/e/seguinhigh for details and to purchase tickets for the Saturday evening event. If you are a classmate, know classmates, or have information on any classmate contact Amy Glover at sglover7@satx.rr.com or call 830-305-2508.

First Friday Feast
The Geronimo Lions will host its First Friday Feast Steak and Fish dinner from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, July 1st at the Big Red Barn. Choose from a handcut ribeye steak or fish with baked potato, super salad, goodie bread, dessert, tea, and one complimentary beer or wine for just $15 (a child's hot dog meal available for $5). This month's beneficiary is the SS American Memorial, a local memorial to our veterans and entertainment will be provided by Big Daddy Dean.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Two Way Street on Friday, July 1st from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. 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.

Freedom Fiesta
Seguin Radio, KWED is proud to present Freedom Fiesta from 6:30 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, July 2nd in Central Park. Admission is free and there will be food, games and Schlitterbahn tickets given away every hour. Music entertainment by The Grooves.

GCRW Freedom Fiesta Kiddie Parade
The Guadalupe County Republican Women will have it's 10th Annual Kiddie Parade during Freedom Fiesta at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 2nd in Central Park. There is no registration or fee. The top 2 most patriotic walkers, self-powered riders, and motorized entries will receive prizes. For further information contact Kelly Follis at 830-305-1534.

Geronimo VFW Dance
Bob Appel will be playing classic country dance music at the Geronimo VFW on July 3rd. The kitchen opens at 2 p.m. $8 donation. For further Information call 830-379-0506 or 830-305-5478.

Central Park Summer Concert Series
The Seguin Main Street Program concludes its Central Park Summer Concert Series from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 3rd with the San Antonio Symphonic Band's Patriotic Concert. Food will be available for purchase by the Boy Scouts. For more information visit seguintexas.gov/main_street.

Flag Raising Ceremony
The Fourth of July Flag Raising Ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 4th in Central Park. The ceremony will feature patriotic music and special guest speakers.

The Biggest-Small Town 4th of July Parade in Texas
The Biggest-Small Town 4th of July Parade in Texas begins at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 4th in downtown Seguin. Crowds of flag-waiving people will line Austin St. for the annual celebration with Uncle Sam leading as the Grand Marshal. For further information visit visitseguin.com or seguintexas.gov/main_street.

Gathering Country Music Show/Dance
The Gathering's Country Music Show/Dance will be at the Geronimo VFW from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5th. The kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m. Entertainers include Tommy Horton, Glen Collins & Dot Salmon plus a great house band. Adults $8. For reservations and further information call 830-379-0506.

Sexual Assault Volunteer Advocate Training
The Guadalupe Valley Family Violence Shelter is hosting a Sexual Assault Volunteer Advocate Training for the community at TLU in the Seguin Hall from 6 p.m. 9 p.m. beginning on Tuesday, July 12th. The training focuses on training volunteer advocates to lend support, help and hope to women, men, and children who have been victims of Sexual Assault. To register or for more information please contact Ashton Story by Thursday, July 7th at (830) 372-2780 or volunteercoord@safeseguin.org.
 
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 11:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. 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.

Seguin Knights Car Wash
The Seguin Knights Basketball team will have a Car Wash from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 9th at First Commercial Bank on Court St. in Seguin. The cost is $10 for a wash, dry and tire shine.

Habitat Formal Dedication and Blessing
The Guadalupe Valley Habitat for Humanity will have a Formal Dedication and Blessing of “The
Connelly House,” at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 9th at the house located at 305 Mesquite Street in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-0422 or 830-386-3047.

Bar-B-Que Chicken Sale
The Knights of Columbus will be selling bar-b-que chickens after all Masses at St. James Catholic Church and Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church  and also at the pits behing the K.C. Hall from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 10th. $6 for a whole chicken.

Direct Development Training
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Direct Development Training, "Achievement Now!" Sucess Characteristics Workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 13th at the Chamber office located at 116 N. Camp St. in Seguin. Member cost is $129 per person and general admission is $149 per person. For more information and to RSVP call 830-379-6382.

Chamber After Hours Mixer
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have an After Hours Mixer at 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 14th at the Power Plant Texas Grill.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Wrangler Country on Friday, July 15th from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. 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.

CCSCT Business and Government Luncheon
The Community Council of South Central Texas (CCSCT) will have a Business and Government Luncheon  - "Strengthening Communities" from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Seguin Coliseum on Wednesday, July 20th.The event will feature Texas Secretary of State, Carlos H. Cascos as the keynote speaker. Tickets are $10 each. For more information call 830-303-4376.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Vernon & Friends on Friday, July 22nd from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. 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.

Christmas in July
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service FCS will have its Christmas In July from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday July 26th at the Extension Office located at 210 W Live Oak St. in Seguin. There will be several demonstrations of crafts, decoration, ideas and gifts. With admission fee participants will receive inspiration, instruction book, ticket for door prize drawing, refreshments and fellowship, and more inspiration. Call the extension office at 830-379-2153 for a $1 off coupon.

Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Glen Collins on Friday, July 29th from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. 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.

Habitat Seeking Applicants
The Guadalupe Valley Habitat for Humanity is accepting applications for its newest home through Wednesday, August 31st. Families are elected based solely upon their housing need, ability to pay a $450 to $500 monthly payment on a 20 to 30 year no-interest mortgage payment, and willingness to help build their own home. Applications, which include instructions for completion, may be obtained from guadalupevalleyhabitat.org or the Habitat store at 256 West Court Street between 8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Seguin Cowboy Gathering
There will be a Seguin Cowboy Gathering from 10 am to midnight on Saturday,September 17th at 1865 Highway 90 East. This will be a celebration of the American Cowboy and the western way of life through music and storytelling.  Featuring R. W. Hampton, Mike Blakely, Jean Prescott, Allan Chapman & Rodeo Kate, Jill Jones & 3 Hands High plus other great performers. Tickets cost $20 Daytime, $12 Chuckwagon Lunch and $20 Dance. Proceeds benefit Seguin Outdoor Learning Center. For further information visit seguincowboygathering.org or call 830-379-7652 or 830-491-8888 or email seguingathering@gmail.com.

SHS Class of 1966 Reunion
The Seguin High School Class of 1966 is looking for classmates in preparation for its 50 Year Reunion in October. If you are a classmate, know classmates, or have any information on any classmate contact Sandi "Hanna" Jackson at sandi48j@yahoo.com or Linda "Lange" Ebest at lindaebest@sbcglobal.net or Jesse Roy Hart at 830-303-2402.

Inter-Agency Provider Directory
The Guadalupe County Inter-Agency Provider Directory of all County Social Services available to serve the low
income, disabled and elderly is currently available for $10 as a hard copy or emailed. Call 830-303-5911 to purchase a copy.

Veterans Affairs Office Hours
The Guadalupe County Veterans Affairs Office in Seguin will be open for services on Tuesdays from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. For further information call 830-303-8870.

Salvation Army Volunteers Needed
The Salvation Army is in need of volunteers on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Volunteer by calling 830-401-4872.

Cranny Hours
The Cranny is now open Monday though Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 3 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. To volunteer or for more information call 830-372-1216.

Volunteers Needed
The Silver Center Thrift Store is in need of volunteer assistants.  Whether you can donate one hour of your time, or four, your help would be greatly appreciated. The Silver Center relies upon the funds from the Thrift Store to offer the meals and other support that it provides to our senior citizens. For more information call 830-303-6612 or 830-379-8300.

Raise the Roof/Square Foot Club
The Seguin Art League is in need of donations to repair the metal roof and supporting wood structure of its recently purchased building located at 104 S. Austin St. in Seguin. Those making donations will join the Square Foot Club by helping to financially renovate 1 sq. foot of the building. Mail donations to P.O. Box 445 Seguin, TX 78155.

Walk for a Dog
The Animal Rescue Foundation, Inc. (ARF) will benefit from the Walk for a Dog program. You walk your dog anyway, now, every mile you walk can benefit ARF. Get the App at WoofTrax.com and take your Walk for a Dog every day.

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.

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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