SHS Community Tours
Seguin High School administrators and students will offer a second round of Community Tours of the new school from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25. The tours will be lead by students.
The Guadalupe County Democratic Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25 at the First United Bank (formerly American Bank of Texas) meeting room located at 204 N. Austin St. in Seguin. There will be someone at the door until 7:10 p.m. For those arriving later, call 830-556-2887 for admittance.
The Reading Roundup
The Student Education Association at Texas Lutheran University will offer a free literacy event for grades K-5, The Reading Roundup, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27 in Tschoepe Hall. There will be fun activities, treats, and participants will receive free books. Parents will be required to stay with their child during the event. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Heart of Texas Concert
There will be a Heart of Texas Concert at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27 at The Texas Theatre. The featured artist will be Dion Pride, Tony Booth, Dottsy, and Kaye Tolson. Tickets are $20 in advance and are available at Gift and Gourmet, Keepers, the Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce, by calleing 830-372-6168, 830-379-6382, or online at www.thetexas.org.
The St. James Catholic Church will have a Blood Drive from 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28 in the Family Center. To schedule a time to donate, please call the church office at 830-379-1796. For more information, call Veronica San Miguel at 830-491-8166.
Bridal & Quince Expo '18
The Big Red Barn will have its Bridal & Quince Expo '18 from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28 at 390 Cordova Rd. in Seguin. Admission is $5 at the door. For more information visit texagedu.org or call 830-379-0933.
Geronimo VFW Dance
There will be a dance at the Geronimo VFW Post 8456 featuring Paul Sanchez and Wrangler Country from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28. The Post is located at 6808 N. Highway 123 in Geronimo. The kitchen opens at 2 pm. Admission is an $8 donation. For reservations or more information call 830-305-8829 or 830-379-0506.
The City of Seguin Main Street is seeking vendors of handmade arts and related items for Arts Fest 2018 that will be held Saturday, March 3 in Central Park. Applications are available online on the Main Street page at www.seguintexas.gov.
The Community Council of South Central Texas, Aging Senior Nutrition Program is seeking tax deductible donations and volunteer drivers for its Meals on Wheels America Program. Donations may be made online at www.ccsct.org or at 801 N. St. Hwy. 123 Bypass in Seguin. For more information call 830-303-4376 Ext. 206 or Ext. 209.
Healthy Living Workshop
The Seguin Public Library will continue its "A Fresh Start to a Healthier You!" Healthy Living Workshop series at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29 and Feb. 5 at the Library's Community Meeting Room. There will be hands on learning, food tasting and free giveaways. Meal planning, food safety, saving food dollars and healthy snacking will be discussed. Registration is required by calling 830-401-2422.
Humane Society Garage/Rummage Sale
The Guadalupe County Humane Society will have a Garage/Rummage Sale at 9 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 and Friday, Feb. 2 at the Seguin Silver Center on Court Street in Seguin. Donated furniture, appliances in good working order, and other items may be delivered from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday to the shelter located at 2484 N. Hwy 46 until Tuesday, Feb. 30, or call the shelter at 830-372-2055.
Chamber After Hours Mixer
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its After Hours Mixer at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 at First National Bank located at 125 S. St. Hwy. 46 in Seguin. For more information call 830-379-6382.
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. 2 until Saturday, April 14 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, March 30.
First Friday Feast
The Geronimo Lions will have its First Friday Feast Steak and Fish dinner from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2 at the Big Red Barn. Handcut ribeye steak or battered fried fish meals are $15. A child's hot dog meal is available for $5. Proceeds benifit The Friends of the Library and entertainment will be provided the Charlie Bragg and Wyatt Arp Show.
"The Wizard of Oz" Production
The Seguin High School Theatre Department will present, "The Wizard of Oz" at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2 and Saturday, Feb. 3., and a 2:30 p.m. performance Sunday, Feb. 4 in the Seguin High School Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $12 pre-sale and $15 at the door for adults and $8 pre-sale and $10 at the door for children and students. Tickets are available at Gift & Gourmet, Court Street Coffee Shop, and at the door.
Discover the Forest Hike
The Guadalupe Master Naturalist will offer a free children's nature hike, "Discover the Forest," at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3 at Crescent Bend Nature Park located at 12805 Schaeffer Rd. in Schertz. Families will learn about the functions of a forest while learning nature observation skills. Register with Schertz Parks at 210-619-1850.
"Spamalot" Production Fundraiser
There will be a production of "Monty Python's Spamalot" benefiting The League of Women Voters Comal Area Saturday, Feb. 3 at the Circle Arts Theatre located at 124 Elizabeth St. in New Braunfels. Appropriate for ages 16 and up. All tickets are $22 and are available by calling 830-837-6172.
Geronimo VFW Dance
There will be a dance at the Geronimo VFW Post 8456 featuring Tom Teboe and the River City Ramblers from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4. The Post is located at 6808 N. Highway 123 in Geronimo. The kitchen opens at 2 pm. Admission is an $8 donation. For reservations or more information call 830-305-8829 or 830-379-0506.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 5 at the Silver Center. To RSVP for the early bird price, call 830-379-6382. Walk-in price is $18.
Call for Nominations
The Seguin Commission on the Arts is seeking Nominations for its Outstanding Contributor to the Arts in Seguin. Nominations should be submitted to the Seguin Main Street Program in writing to P.O. Box 591, Seguin, TX 78156 or by emailing email@example.com by Monday, Feb. 12.
Native Plant Society
The Guadalupe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas will meet beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13 at the St. John's Lutheran Church located at FM 465 in Marion. The program will be "Riparian Plants: Rumor and Realities" by Lee Marlowe a Sustainable Landscape Ecologist for theSan Antonio River Authority. For more information visit www.npsot.org/wp/guadalupe.
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees will meet at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16 at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. Christopher Looney will present a program on “New Braunfels Planning and Development Services.” For more information call Alice Pullin at 760-390-4482 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mid Texas Symphony
The Mid Texas Symphony will present "Magnificent Mozart" at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18 in the Performing Arts Center at Canyon High School in New Braunfels. Tickets are $15 and up. For more information call 830-463-5353 or visit mtsymphony.org.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have a Job Fair in conjunction with its Seguin's got Talent Showcase 2018 from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, Feb. 22 at the Seguin-Guadalupe County Coliseum. Participants should bring a resume and be prepared to meet potential employers. Interviews and applications will be available on site.
Chamber Showcase 2018
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Seguin's got Talent Showcase 2018 from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22 at the Seguin-Guadalupe County Coliseum. Admission is free. The Main Event Party with food, drink and more prizes will be held from 5 to 8 p.m.
Denim & Diamonds
The Seguin Education Foundation will have its Denim & Diamonds fundraiser beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Seguin-Guadalupe County Coliseum. The event features cocktails, dinner, a silent auction, raffles, and entertainment. Tickets are $45 each and are available at KWED, by emailing SeguinEF@gmail.com, or by calling 830-822-2688.
Texas Farm Bureau Scholarships
The Texas Farm Bureau is accepting applications for its S.M. True Jr. Agricultural Scholar Award, The Dick Mitchell Memorial Scholarship, the Young Farmer & Rancher (YF&R) Scholarship, the Memorial/Honorary Scholarship and its District Scholarship program. To apply visit TexasFarmBureau.org by Thursday, March 1. Information can also be found at the Guadalupe County Farm Bureau office located at 325 S. State Hwy. 46 in Seguin.
Seguin Police Youth Scholarship
The Seguin Police Youth Scholarship Program is offering a $500 one-year scholarship for one 2018 senior at Seguin High School. The application, essay, and related documents and requirements can be found online at www.seguintexas.gov/youth_scholarship or from Tricia Mayo, Counselor Secretary at Seguin High School. Items must be submitted to Tricia Mayo no later than Friday, March 2.
ArtsFest Run to Create
There will be a Run to Create as part of ArtsFest 2018 beginning at 9:30 a.m. with the kids 1K and the 5K at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 3 in Starcke Park. Runners are encouraged to wear white clothing to start with a blank canvas. Register online at atheleteguild.com.
The City of Seguin Main Street will have its annual celebration of the arts in Seguin, Arts Fest on Saturday, March 3 in downtown Seguin. Proceeds benefit the restoration of the Klein Opera House into the Seguin Art League's Center for the Arts. The ArtsFest Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Central Park. There will be booths selling handmade crafts, jewelry, art and more. There will also be live entertainment featuring the TLU Community Music Academy, Teatro de Artes de Juan Seguin and the Unicycle Fiddler brought to you in part by the Mid-Texas Symphony.
ArtsFest Poetry Readings
There will be Poetry Readings as part of ArtsFest 2018 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3 at the Seguin Public Library located at 313 W. Nolte St. in Seguin.
Annual Fun Shoot
The Guadalupe County 4-H Shotgun Sports Club will have its 12th Annual Fun Shoot beginning with check-in at 8 a.m. Saturday, March 10 at the Bexar Community Shooting Range. Entry fee for a team of five is $400 and individuals is $90. Day of the shoot entry fee will be $100 per shooter. Register online at iclays.com. For more information call 210-385-9845 or 830-556-9487, or email email@example.com. Proceeds benefit the CJ Carmichael Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Guadalupe County 4-h Shotgun Club.
Mid Texas Symphony
The Mid Texas Symphony will present its Big Band Blowout part II from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 10 at the New Braunfels Civic Center. For more information call 830-463-5353 or visit mtsymphony.org.
Bittersweet Concert for SHS Alumni
There will be a Bittersweet Concert for Seguin High School Alumni Saturday, April 7 at the
Irma Lewis Outdoor Learning Center. The event will feature 60's and 70's music.
Mid Texas Symphony
The Mid Texas Symphony will present "Passionately Bold" at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 29 in Jackson Auditorium/Weston Center on the campus of Texas Lutheran University. Tickets are $15 and up. For more information call 830-463-5353 or visit mtsymphony.org.
The Seguin Public Library offers Toddler Time at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays at 313 W. Nolte St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-2422
or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
Preschool Story Time
The Seguin Public Library offers a Preschool Story time at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at 313 W. Nolte St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
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