Municipal General Election Packets Available
The City of Seguin has Municipal General Election packets available for the Nov. 6 election to fill City Council Districts three, five, seven and eight through Monday, Aug. 20, between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Municipal Building located at 205 N. River St. in Seguin. For a map of the council districts visit www.seguintexas.gov/councildistricts. For more information call 830-401-2468.
The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) will offer a back-to-school Vaccination Clinic from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20 by appointment only at the DSHS Office located at 612 Jefferson Ave. in Seguin. For eligibility requirements and to schedule an appointment call 830-372-0841.
Master Gardener Program
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will offer a free program from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20 at the AgriLife Building located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The program will be "Preparing Your Roses for the Fall Bloom," presented by Master Gardener, Peggy Jones. For more information visit www.guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Health Check-Up Series at the Library
The Seguin Public Library will offer a free Health Check-Up Series at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20. The discussion will be on "Knowing when to go to the Emergency Room" with Dr. Huelen E. Smith. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
GRMC Cancer Connections Support Group
GRMC’s Cancer Connections Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20 in the GRMC’s Reverend Nell Ferrell Linebarger Chapel. For more information, call 830-379-2411.
The Seguin Public Library offers Toddler Time at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 313 W. Nolte St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have a Chamber 101 at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21 at the office located at 116 N. Camp St. in Seguin.
Preschool Story Time
The Seguin Public Library offers a Preschool Story time at 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 313 W. Nolte St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
Comal Country Music Show
The Comal Country Music Show will be held from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21 at the Knights of Columbus Hall located at 111 Landa St. in New Braunfels. The featured artist are David Lewis, Gabriel Galvan, and Priscilla Speed. The doors open at 6 p.m. with a $5 cover charge. Sandwiches, desserts, and cold drinks will be available. All proceeds benefit charity.
Lunch and Learn
The Gonzales Master Gardeners will have a Lunch and Learn Program at noon Wednesday, Aug. 22 at the Master Gardner Building located at 623 N. Fair St. in Gonzales. Bexar County Master Gardener, Karen Gardener will discuss how to grow a fall vegetable garden.
Yoga at the Library
The Seguin Public Library will offer free Yoga for Beginners thru Experts at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23. Participants must bring their own yoga mat. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
Senior Health Fair
The Eden Health Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Aug. 24 in the Community Rooms of Eden Cross and Eden Place Apartments located at 1220 and 1240 Jefferson St. in Seguin. There will be health related firms with table displays and information for seniors.
Silver Center Dance
The Silver Center Friday Night Dance will feature the music of Wrangler Country from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24. The doors 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 silvercenter-seguin.com.
Bonds/Barnes Family Reunion
The Bonds/Barnes 35th Annual Family Reunion will be held beginning at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24 through Saturday, Aug. 25 at Garcia's Recreation Place located at Hwy. 80 and CR 108 in Belmont. For more information call Urlet Miller at 512-917-5471.
Friday Night Dance
The Silver Center Friday Night Dance will feature the music of Wrangler Country from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., Friday, Aug. 24. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. with a $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for nonmembers. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenter-seguin.com.
BBQ Plate Sale
The Seguin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will be selling bbq chicken and sausage plates on Saturday, Aug. 25 at Auto Zone, 725 E. Court St. from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Plates are $8 each and tickets can be purchased at the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Office at 971 W. Court St. For more information, call 830-372-3151.
York Creek VFD Annual BBQ
The York Creek Volunteer Fire Department will have its Annual BBQ Saturday, Aug. 25. To go plates will be available at noon, dine-in serving begins at 5 p.m. with entertainment by The Brushy Creek Boys, followed by a 7 p.m. live auction. For more information call 512-738-7159.
Allan Dreibrodt Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser
There will be an Allan Dreibrodt Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser from 5:30 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Aug. 25 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Seguin. Doors open at 5 p.m. There will be dinner, silent auctions, and a dance. Tickets are $25 and are available at Gift and Gourmet. Proceeds will benefit scholarships for local youth involved in agriculture. For more information call 512-787-7363 or 830-832-1476.
Geronimo VFW Auxiliary Cooks Special Meal
The Geronimo VFW Auxiliary will have its 4th Sunday Cooks Special Meal beginning at 1 p.m. until sold out Sunday, Aug. 26 at the Geronimo VFW. The meal will feature an Angus Burger plate with homemade potato salad and beans for $7. Take out will be available and desserts will be for sale. For more information call 254-423-2239.
Geronimo VFW Dance
There will be a dance featuring Tom Teboe from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26 at the Geronimo VFW located at 6808 N. Hwy 123 in Geronimo. Admission is an $8 donation. For reservations or more information call 830-379-0506 or 830-305-8829.
Volunteers Needed for RSVP
The RSVP America Reads Program is seeking volunteers for its local childhood literacy program. A volunteer training will be conducted in late August. For more information and to volunteer, call 830-379-0300.
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.
Book Nuts Book Club
The Seguin Public Library will host its free monthly book club meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27. The book "The Weight of Ink” by Rachel Kadish will be discussed. For more information call 830-401-2422 or visit library.seguintexas.gov.
Master Naturalists Meeting
The Guadalupe Master Naturalists will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Building located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The program will be on "Marine and Freshwater Turtles" with Lenny Scott from the Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center.
The Seguin-Guadalupe County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will be having a Networking After Hours Mixer on Tuesday, Aug. 28 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Pronto Insurance, 1507 E. Court St.
Seguin Volleyball Winter League
The Seguin Volleyball Association will have its nine-week Winter League from Monday, Sept. 10 through Wednesday, Nov. 14. The fee is $100 per team, per league and $14.75 per player or the non-resident fee is $15.75 per player. The 4-man League fee is $80 plus player fees. The fees are due from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 or Thursday, Aug. 30 at Fiesta Ballroom. A meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5 at the Hall of Fame Building at the Seguin Events Complex. Leagues begin Monday, Sept. 10 and Wednesday, Sept. 12.
The Guadalupe Regional Medical Center will have a Blood Drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29 in the Selig Room. All donors will receive a Bill Miller's voucher for a 2-pc Fried Chicken meal which includes fries and a roll. To schedule a time to donate, call Veronica San Miguel at 830-401-7211.
Adult Craft Night
The Seguin Public Library will have its Adult Craft Night at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29. All materials will be provided. There are only twenty spots available. Register online at library.seguintexas.gov, by calling 830-401-2422 or in person at the library.
GRMC Fall Prevention Class
GRMC’s Outpatient Physical Therapy team will offer a free Fall Prevention class from 2 to 3:20 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30 from in the GRMC Upstairs Classroom #2. RSVP’s are required by calling 830-379-2411.
Early Closing of Library
The Seguin Public Library will close to the public at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30. The City of Seguin is hosting city officials from Central and South Texas for a Texas Municipal League Region 7 event at the library.
Silver Center Dance
The Silver Center Friday Night Dance will feature the music of Jay Eric & Friends from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31. The doors 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 super. For more information visit silvercenter-seguin.com.
SHS Class of 2008 Reunion
The Seguin High School Class of 2008 will be hosting their 10 year reunion on Saturday, Sept. 1. Tour of SHS at 10 a.m. followed by drinks, live music, and food trucks at Seguin Brewing from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at www.shsclassof2008.reunionmanager.com.
Dog Adoption Event
The Seguin Animal Services will have Dog Adoptions from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1 at DJ's Hot Dog House located at 1117 E. Court St. in Seguin. Participants will receive a $25 gift certificate per adoption.
Library Rotating Art Exhibit Applications
The Seguin Public Library Art Committee is accepting applications for its Rotating Art Exhibit that will run from Friday, Sept. 21 through Wednesday, Dec. 5. Applications, photograph of the artwork, a brief artist bio, and a signed Release of Liability form must is due by 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, Applications are available at the library service desk or from the library webpage. Selected works for display will be announced Friday, Sept. 14. For more information call 830-401-2466.
There will be a Blood Drive at Texas Lutheran University Sept. 4th, 5th and 6th in the TLU Chapel. The blood drive will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 4th and Sept. 6th and from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 5th. For more information, call 830-372-8068.
The South Texas Pregnancy Care Center and Two in Texas Benefits will offer a "Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts" eight-hour class from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8 at the GVEC Community Room located at 1400 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. With attendance you will receive a $60.00 discount on marriage license fees, and waiver the 3-day waiting period. The fee is $10 and is required in advance. To register call 830-303-2151.
Cantus Performance at TLU
The Texas Lutheran University Jessie S. and Jack Harold Upton Brown Cultural Enrichment Endowment Fund presents a free performance of Cantus, "Alone Together" from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10. at Jackson Auditorium, Weston Center. The men's vocal ensemble, Cantus, is widely known for its trademark warmth and blend, innovative programming and engaging performances of music ranging from the Renaissance to the 21st century. For more information visit www.tlu.edu/events.
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.
Gonzales Master Gardener Class
The Gonzales Master Gardeners will have its Fall Training Classes every other Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. beginning Tuesday, Sept. 11 at the PACE building located at 623 Fair St. in Seguin. Applications are available at www.gonzalesmastergardeners.org or www.Gonzales.agrilife.org. For more information call 830-672-8531 or 830-672-2953.
Call for Entries and Vendors
The Seguin Guadalupe County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is seeking entries for its Art Contest and Grito Contest, as well as vendors for its Fiestas Patrias Event Saturday, Sept. 15. For more information call the Hispanic Chamber at 830-372-3151.
Austin Kleon: Writer & Artist at Texas Lutheran University
The Texas Lutheran University Jessie S. and Jack Harold Upton Brown Cultural Enrichment Endowment Fund will welcome New York Times Bestselling-Author and Artist, Austin Kleon from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18 the Jackson Auditorium, Weston Center. The event is free. For more information visit www.tlu.edu/events.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its 98th Annual Chamber Banquet beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19 at the Seguin Coliseum. The event will feature Texas First Lady, Cecilia Abbott. Ticket are $40 and are available at 116 N. Camp St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-379-6382.
GVEC Gives Back 5K Color Fun Run/Walk
GVEC will have a 5K Color Fun Run/Walk at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at Max Starcke Park East Pavilion. There will be a lunch at 11 a.m. and entertainment will be provided by DJ Jammin Joe and the County Line Community Band. BBQ Chicken meal plates are $10. There will also be a raffle and shaved-ice treats available through Kona Ice. Tickets are available at GVEC offices. Registration is $25 for 18 and over and $20 for 17 and under. Register online at www.athleteguild.com/running/seguin-tx/2018-gven-gives-back-color-fun-run.
Hermann Sons Life Food Truck Festival
The Hermann Sons Life - Seguin will have its Food Truck Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at 2918 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. There will be a variety of food, arts and crafts, and children activities.
Jacob's Ladder Foundation 5K Fun Run
The Jacob's Ladder Foundation will have its 5K Fun Run 2018 from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at Fischer Park in New Braunfels. For more information visit www.jacobsladderfoundation.org.
Silver Center Gala
The Silver Center will have its 25th Anniversary Gala beginning at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29. Tickets are $35 each and are available at the Silver Center located at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-303-6612.
Greater Randolph Area Trail Riders
The Greater Randolph Area Trail Riders Association will have its 9th Annual Scholarship and Guadalupe County Youth Show (GCYS) Trail Ride from Friday, Oct. 5 through Sunday, Oct. 7 at Bexar Hall located at 15621 Trainer Hale Road in Marion. There will be a trail ride and a $10 dinner, dance and auction featuring the "Whiskey 2 Step Band" on Saturday, Oct. 6. Cost for the rides on Saturday and Sunday and the dinner/dance is $40. All proceeds benefit AG Scholarships and Add-Ons for the GCYS. For more information call Trail Boss, Joe Coldewey 210-889-8558 or President, Dennis Fournier 830-832-3718.
Mammos & Mimosas by GRMC
GRMC will have its Mammos & Mimosas from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 6. As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, this free community event will feature free-flowing mimosas, pampering stations, local vendors, door prizes, and more. For details visit www.grmedcenter.com/mammos.
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.
Holiday Stroll Parade
The City of Seguin will have its Holiday Stroll Parade at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29 in downtown Seguin.
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.
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 email@example.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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