Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Posted on 10/23/2018 1:00:00 AM.
Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser
The Seguin Citizens Fire Academy is selling Breast Cancer Awareness Caps for $20. Caps can be purchased at the Seguin Fire Administration Office located at 660 S. Hwy 46 in Seguin. Proceeds benefit the Guadalupe Regional Cancer Assistance Fund. Cash and Checks payable to the Seguin Citizens Fire Academy will be accepted.

Crafters Wanted
Crafters are needed for the Eden Craft Fair that will be held Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3 at 1220 Jefferson Ave. Table rental is $15. For an application or more information call 830-372-9440.

Silver Center Health Fair
The Silver Center will have a Health Fair at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23.

Toddler Time
The Seguin Public Library will have Toddler Time at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Preschool Storytime
The Seguin Public Library will have Preschool Storytime at 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays for children three to six. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Haunted Halloween Stories and Crafts
The Seguin Public Library will have Haunted Halloween Stories and Crafts for ages five through eleven from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23.

Teen Tuesday: Makerspace Coding and Crafts
The Seguin Public Library will offer Makerspace Coding and Crafts for youth ages 10-18 at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Spanish Language Club
The Seguin Public Library will have its Free Spanish Language Club at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23. All skill levels are welcome. For more information, call 830.401.2425 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Hot Date with your Dog
The Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) will have its Hot Date with your Dog event from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 at Kirby’s Korner. There will be a dog Halloween Costume Contest and a Trunk or Treat.

Buck Fever
The 33rd Annual Buck Fever will be held form 5:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24 and Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Seguin Events Complex and Coliseum. There will be a silent auction, raffles, kids activities, Whitetail Horns contest, and meal options from Cajun on da Geaux, Grouchy Mama's, and Harmon's BBQ. For more information visit www.buckfever.org.

TLU Boo Bash
The TLU Residence Life’s Boo Bash will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24 in the South Resident Halls. The free event is wheelchair accessible and donations (cans of food, deodorant, shampoo, soap, etc.) for the Christian Cupboard will be collected.

Everyday Paranormal Presentation
The Marion Community Library will welcome The Klinge Brothers of Everyday Paranormal at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24. There will be tales of ghostly hauntings, EVP's, and shadowy pictures of the beyond. To reserve a spot, call 830-914-2371.

Junie B. Jones Production
The Seguin High School Drama Department will present "Junie B. Jones" at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24 and Thursday, Oct. 25 and 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at the SHS Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $8. Receive $1 off with a donation of a canned good. Children under five are free.

Yoga at the Library
There will be a free Yoga Class at the Seguin Public Library at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25. Must bring your own yoga mat. For more information call 830-401-2422.

Pachanga at Teatro
There will be a Pachanga from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 at Teatro's Cultural Arts Center. Participants can learn to dance salsa, merengue, country, and more.

Hats Off to Juan Seguin Pub Crawl
The Hats Off to Juan Seguin Pub Crawl will be held from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 beginning with registration to receive your pass at 201 S. Austin St. in downtown Seguin. Participants are encouraged to wear a fun, creative hat. The first 150 registered participants to check in at Central Park will receive a complimentary gift. Register online at https://hatsoffpubcrawl2018.eventbrite.com.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday Night Dance will feature Wrangler Country from
7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, October 26 for its annual Halloween Dance. Come
dressed in your favorite costume. There will be a costume contest. The doors will
open at 6:30 p.m. with a $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members.
Sandwiches, chips and beverages will be available. For more information, visit silvercenterseguin.com or call 830-303-6612.

Fall Fiesta River Run
The San Marcos River Foundation, the Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department and the Fentress Community United Methodist Church will have its 11th Annual Fall Fiesta River Run and 1-Mile Walk Saturday, Oct. 27 at the fire department on Luckett St (follow the signs). Registration runs from 7 to 8 a.m. There will be live music, food, prizes, and fun. Entry fee for the 5K is $25 and $10 for the walk. For more information call 512-488-2359.

Young Marines 5K
The Guadalupe Valley Young Marines will host a “Racing to be Drug Free” 5K at 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at Navarro ISD. For more information email gvyoungmarines@gmail.com. call 423-227-9610.

Wilson Pottery Show
The 17th Annual Wilson Pottery Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. during Pecan Fest Heritage Days Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Sebastopol House located at 704 Zorn St. in Seguin.

Pecan Fest at the Big Red Barn
Pecan Fest a the Big Red Barn will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at 390 Cordova Road in Seguin. There will be a $10 Turkey & Dressing Dinner beginning at 11:30 a.m. For a complete listing of activities visit www.texagedu.org.

Pecan Fest Trade Days
Trade Days during Pecan Fest Heritage Days will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in Central Park. Entertainment will be provided from the band stand by Hard Cover, Ballet Folklorico De La Rosa, and more.

Texas Mead Fest
The 7th Annual Texas Mead Festival will be hosted during Trade Days from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in Central Park.

Fire Prevention at the Heritage Museum
The Heritage Museum will feature Fire Prevention during Pecan Fest Heritage Days from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at 114 N. River St. in Seguin. Participants can have their picture taken on a vintage fire truck. There is no charge for a 4X6 photos. Donations will be accepted.

Pack the Bus Car Show
There will be a Pack the Bus Benefit Car Show during Pecan Fest Heritage Days from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in Central Park in downtown Seguin. Registration runs from 9 a.m. to noon, judging begins at 2 p.m. and awards will be presented at 4 p.m. The entry fee is $30. Register online at www.Eventbrite.com. For more information email stuffthebus47@yahoo.com.

Taller De Arte
The Teatro De Artes De Juan Seguin will have its Taller De Arte from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in Central Park as part of Pecan Fest and Heritage Days.

Pumpkins and Puppies at the Patch
The First United Methodist Church Seguin and Seguin Animal Services has rescheduled its Pumpkins and Puppies at the Patch event to 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at 710 N. Austin St in Seguin. There will be a Blessing of the Animals and an opportunity to adopt a pet.

Ballet Folklorico Performance
There will be a performance by the Ballet Folklorico De La Rosa at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 as part of Pecan Fest and Heritage Days.

Wet Paint Sale
The Seguin Art League will have a Wet Paint Sale during Pecan Fest Heritage Days from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in Central Park.

Juan Seguin Celebration of Life
The 29th Annual Juan Seguin Celebration of Life during Pecan Fest and Heritage Days will be held from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Juan Seguin Burial Site located at 789 S. Saunders St. in Seguin. A reception will follow at Teatro's Cultural Arts Center located at 921 W. New Braunfels St. in Seguin.

Get “Crackin” Contest
There will be a Get "Crackin" Pecan Cracking Contest during Pecan Fest at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in Central Park. Registration is $5 person and will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at the information tent.

Dog Ambassador Election
The Guadalupe County Humane Society is currently accepting donations for its Dog Ambassador Election until 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at Thunderpaws in downtown Seguin. Pets can enter the contest for $10 and the entry with the most donations will win the contest. For more information call 830-379-7000.

Geronimo VFW Halloween Dance
There will be a dance featuring Glen Collins and the Alibis from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Geronimo VFW located at 6808 N. Hwy. 123 in Geronimo. Admission is an $8 donation. Costumes are encouraged and prizes will be awarded. For reservations or more information, call 830-379-0506 or 830-305-8829.

Almost Patsy Cline Band
The Silver Center will feature Almost Patsy Cline band from Bandera from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. Presale tickets are available for $20 at the Silver Center and $25 at the door. All proceeds will benefit a new roof for the Silver Center. For more information call 830-303-6612.

Masonic Lodge Open House
The Guadalupe Masonic Lodge #109 will have an Open House from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28. at 1945 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be served.

Geronimo VFW Cooks Special Meal
There will be a 4th Sunday Chef's Special meal from 1 p.m. until sold out Sunday, Oct. 28 at the Geronimo VFW. The meal features a sirloin burger plate with homemade potato salad and beans for $7 at the Geronimo VFW. Take-out will also be available and deserts will also be for sale. For more information call 830-305-5478.

Riverside Cemetery Tour, Saints Alive
The Riverside Cemetery Tour, Saints Alive, will be held at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28. Six Seguin ancestors whose lives spanned the early 1800's to the 1930's will be portrayed at their gravesites by present day Seguinites. Tickets are $10 in advance and available at the Seguin Chamber of Commerce, Gift and Gourmet, Keepers, Court St. Coffee, and the Silver Center. Tickets at the gate are $15.

Geronimo VFW Dance
There will be a dance featuring Tom Teboe from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 at the Geronimo VFW located at 6808 N. Hwy. 123 in Geronimo. Admission is an $8 donation. The kitchen opens at 2 p.m. For reservations or more information, call 830-379-0506 or 830-305-8829.

Watoto Kickball Tournament
TLU rescheduled its Watoto Kickball Tournament from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 at the Seguin 4-Plex. The fee is $5 per player with a minimum of eight players. Players must be 14 years or older. Proceeds benefit the purchasing of goats to provide healthcare for children in Tanzania.

Light Up the Night with Pumpkin on Pikes
The Seguin Outdoor Learning Center will have a Light Up the Night with Pumpkin on Pikes event from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 at 1865 E. Hwy 90. There will be a pumpkin carving contest and lighting, pecan bake sale, hay rides, free family activities, and one of a kind seasonal photo opportunity. Reserve your pumpkin in advance. For ticket and admission information call 830-379-7652.

D.A.R.E. Halloween Volunteers Needed
The Seguin Police Department D.A.R.E. Program is seeking volunteers to help set up for its Halloween Safe House from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30 and to work at the event from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31 at the Seguin Coliseum. Sponsors are also needed to host a free booth. For more information or to volunteer, call 830-401-2386 or email dare@seguintexas.gov.

Volunteers Needed for Tax Aide
The AARP Foundation Tax Aide is seeking volunteers for tax preparation and assistance each Friday and Saturday from Feb. to mid-April at the Seguin Public Library. Volunteers will be trained on the latest tax laws, forms, and software in Jan. To apply visit aarpfoundation.org/taxaidvolunteer.

Hazardous Waste Pick-Up
The City of Seguin was recently awarded a grant to host a Hazardous Household Waste Management Collection Program. Accepted materials include: paint products, automotive products, garden chemicals, household cleaners, batteries, and medical waste/syringes and needles. For a complete list or to schedule a home collection visit WMATYYOURDOOR.COM or call 1-800-449-7587.

Santa Sheriff Program Seeking Donations
The Guadalupe County Santa Sheriff Program is seeking monetary donations for its Christmas delivery to six area nursing homes. For more information call Dawn Caddell at 830-379-1224, ext. 2244 or Sheriff Arnold Zwicke at 830-379-1224, ext. 2207.

Be Well Live Well
The Seguin Public Library in partnership with Texas A&M Agrilife Extension present you Be Well Live Well, at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29. Learn how to make healthy food choices and add more physical activity to your daily life. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Book Nuts Book Club
The Seguin Public Library will host its monthly book club meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29. This month’s book discussion will be Just Mercy: A story of Justice and Redemption," by Bryan Stevenson. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Vampire Ball
There will be a Vampire Ball benefit for the Jimenez family, whose home suffered devastation from the recent storms, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30 at The Aumont located at 301 N. Austin St. in Seguin. Tickets are $15 at the door. Adult content, 17 and under must have legal guardian present.

Teen Tuesday: Scary Movie Night A Quiet Place
The library will be showing a scary movie for youth ages 10-18 at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30 For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Not-So-Spooky Storytime
The Seguin Public Library will have Not-So-Spooky Storytime at 10 a.m. for toddlers (ages 0-36 months) and 11 a.m. for preschoolers (ages 3-5) Wednesday, Oct. 31. Children can dress up in costume, enjoy age appropriate Halloween stories, and trick-or-treat around the library in a costume parade.

Trunk-or-Treat
The American Legion Riders' Trunk-or-Treat will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31 at the American Legion Post 245 located at 618 E. Kingsbury St. in Seguin.

D.A.R.E. Halloween Safe House
The Seguin Police Department D.A.R.E. Program will have its Halloween Safe House from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31 at Seguin Coliseum.

SHS Matador Band Celebrates 100 Years
Seguin High School Matador Band Alumni are encouraged to join in the fun celebrating 100 years of the Seguin High School Band before the football game Friday, Nov. 9. Instruments are not needed. Entries will be accepted through Thursday, Nov. 1. For more information visit https://tinyurl.com/MatadorBand100.

Designer Purse Fundraiser
The Guadalupe County Children's Advocacy Center will have its Designer Purse Fundraiser beginning at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 at the Knights of Columbus Hall located at 1015 St. Hwy. 123 in Seguin. Tickets are $40 in advance or $45 at the door if not sold out. Donations of gently used purses will be collected for the WIN Project. For more information call 830-303-4706.

TLU Family Physics Night
The TLU Physics Department and the Society of Physics Students will present its Family Physics Night: Around the World, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 at Jackson Park Student Activity Center. For more information visit tlu.edu/family-physics-night.

Poppy Days
The American Legion Auxiliary H. U. Wood Unit 245 will celebrate Poppy Days Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Valero located at Kingsbury St. and Austin St., Arlan’s, and Walmart.

Farmers Market & Artisan Alley
The Big Red Barn offers its Farmers Market & Artisan Alley from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Saturday every month.

Ballet Folklorico De Las Rosa Merienda
There will be a Ballet Folklorico De Las Rosa Merienda with former and currents students, instructors, and parents at 2 p.m. Nov. 3 at Teatro's Cultural Arts Center.

Calaveras y Poesia
There will be a celebration of Dia De Los Muertos, Calaveras y Poesia from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 at Teatro's Cultural Arts Center.

Be Well Live Well
The Seguin Public Library in partnership with Texas A&M Agrilife Extension present you Be Well Live Well, at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov 5. Learn how to make healthy food choices and add more physical activity to your daily life. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.

Kids Discover
The Guadalupe Master Naturalists will present, "Discover Rocks: The Building Blocks of the Earth," for children six to eleven at 2 p.m. for homeschoolers and at 4 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5. Children will participate in hands-on activities that fulfill at least two TEKS standards.

Chamber Luncheon
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Shop Local Luncheon at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7 at the Silver Center located at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. To register and for more information, call 830-379-6382.

Chamber Mixer
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its After Hours Mixer sponsored by Hope Hospice from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8 at the 1916 Bar & Bistro at The Aumont located at 301 N. Austin St. For more information call 830-379-6382.

Master Gardener Meeting
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The program will be “Greenhouse Management” by Master Gardener Specialist, Kay McElveen.

Community Tamalada
There will be a Community Tamalada from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 10 at Teatro's Cultural Arts Center. Registration is $15 per person.

Library Mini-Con
The Seguin Public Library Teen Advisory Board will host a Library Mini-Con from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Library. The event will celebrate comics, cosplay, games, and pop culture.

Basic Computer Class
The Texas Lutheran University offer a free Basic Computer Class from 1 to 2:15 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12 in the Beck Center, Room LL05. For more information call Denise Casas at 830-372-8160 or visit www.tlu.edu/community.

Sherriff's Mounted Posse Accepting New Members
The Guadalupe County Sherriff's Mounted Posse (GCSMP meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month at the Sheriff's Posse Arena located at 2215 FM 466 in Seguin. For more information visit the GCSMP Facebook page.

AAMPO Mobility 2045 Presentation
The Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (AAMPO) will have a Mobility 20145 presentation at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the Seguin Public Library located at 313 W. Nolte St. in Seguin. Learn about and comment on the region's long range transportation plan and how it relates to air quality. There will also be an opportunity to participate online through Friday, Nov. 30 at www.alamoareampo.org/mobility2045. For more information visit www.alamoareampo.org/MPOLive.

Business Spreadsheet Sessions
The Texas Lutheran University offer a free Business Spreadsheet Sessions from 9 to 9:50 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, Friday, Nov. 16, and Monday, Nov. 19 in Tshoepe Hall Room 103 Computer Lab. For more information call Denise Casas at 830-372-8160 or visit www.tlu.edu/community.

NARFE Meeting
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) will meet from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16 at the Comal County Senior Citizens’ Center located at 65 Landa St. in New Braunfels. The program will be, “FEHBP Open Season Fair.” For more information call 760-390-4482.

Business Plan Competition
The Seguin Main Street Program is launching a Business Plan Competion for a $2,000 grant. A formal business plan must be submitted by Monday, Nov. 19 at 116 N. Camp St. Assistance is available from the UTSA Small Business Development Center every Tuesday and Thursday in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-2448.

Holiday Stroll Parade
The City of Seguin will have its Holiday Stroll Parade at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29 in downtown Seguin.

TLU Fair Trade Fair
There will be a free Fair Trade Fair at Texas Lutheran University from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 in the Alumni Student Center. For more information visit tlu.edu/fair-trade-fair.

Sip n' Stroll
The City of Seguin Main Street Program will have its Sip n' Stroll from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 in downtown Seguin.

North Pole Stroll
The City of Seguin Main Street Program will have its North Pole Stroll from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 in Central Park in downtown Seguin.

Rotary Club Fundraiser
The 29th Annual Rotary Club of Seguin will have its fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6 at the Seguin Coliseum. Raffle tickets are $100. All you can eat fish & shrimp tickets are $15.

Precious Life Services
The Precious Life Services now offers Businesses, Individual, Family and Group Therapy Sessions for Anger Management, Conflict Resolution, Domestic Violence Prevention, Parenting Skills, Crisis Intervention and Prevention as well as Workshops and Presentations. For details call 830-372-5980.

Brick Paver Fundraiser
The Seguin Band Boosters are selling Personalized Brick Pavers to honor or memorialize your favorite past, current, or future Matador. The pavers are $50 without logo or $60 with logo. For more information or to place an order, email seguinbandboosters@gmail.com.

Engraved Brick Building Fund Program
The South Texas Pregnancy Care Center is currently selling bricks for its Engraved Brick Building Program. For more information call 830-303-2151 or visit www.southtexaspregnancycarecenter.com.

Memorial Brick Sales
The Disabled American Veterans Chapter and Unit 61 are selling additional bricks in its Guadalupe County Veterans Memorial located at the northwest corner of the Guadalupe County Courthouse lawn. Bricks are $50 and will be installed and dedicated during a future ceremony. For more information and to purchase a brick call Terri Herrle at 830-305-4338.
RAPPS Individual Sessions
The Rural Area Parenting Program Services (RAPPS) provides individual sessions for protective parenting, basic parenting, anger management, co-parenting, and tobacco awareness. The cost is $100 for the entire training. For more information call 830-303-9225 or visit seguinrappsorg.org.


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