The Guadalupe County United Way is accepting applications for 2018-2019 funding. Organizations interested in applying should email firstname.lastname@example.org for eligibility requirements and application information.
Extension Education Programs
Delegates to the Texas Extension Education Association State Conference will be presenting the State's Programs on Adult Bullies, Dementia Caregiving, and Nutrition-Myth or Fact from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Feb. 22nd in the AgriLife Meeting Room.
Anyone interested in attending or arranging for a program to be presented to a group, call 830 379-2153.
Republican Women Meeting
The Guadalupe County Republican Women will meet beginning at 11:30 Thursday, Feb. 23rd at the Silver Center located at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. Peggy Venable will present a program on School Choice on behalf of Texans for Educational Opportunity. For lunch reservations call 830-557-5084 email email@example.com. For more information visit guadalupe-county-rw.com or call 830-876-8980.
Tamale & Chili Supper Benefit
The Marion Education Foundation will have its 14th Annual Tamale & Chili Supper Benefit from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23rd at the Marion I.S.D. secondary cafeteria. Plates are$6 and a child plate is $3. There will be a live and silent auction and the Marion High School band will perform at 5:15 p.m. followed by the Krueger Elementary Kindergarten Choir and the Karrer Campus Choir. Donations to the Foundation are welcome and all proceeds benefit student scholarships, teacher grants, and student field trips.
Seguin ISD STEAM Fair
The 2017 Seguin ISD STEAM Fair will be held from 5:30 to 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23rd at Oak Park Mall. The fair celebrates technology and innovative learning practices in the Seguin ISD.
Lincoln Day Dinner
The Guadalupe County Republican Party will have a Lincoln Day Dinner "Make America Great Again" Victory Celebration beginning at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23rd at the Schertz Civic Center located at 1400 Schertz Parkway. Special guests include State Senator Donna Campbell, State Rep John Kuempel, County Judge Kyle Kutscher and others. The event guest Speaker will be George P. Bush Commissioner, Texas General Land Office. For more information please call 210-912-4264.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Glen Collins & The Alibis from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24th. The doors will 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 silvercenterseguin.com.
Discover What's Flying
The Guadalupe Master Naturalist will offer a free Discover What’s Flying program from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25th in Park West located at 601 N. Vaughn St. in Seguin. Children from pre-K to 4th grade will meet under the large pavilion. and learn about using clues to identify birds. Kids will receive free "fun-noculars" to study shapes, sizes and colors of birds. No pre-registration is necessary. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information call 830-491-7897.
Denim & Diamonds
The Seguin Education Foundation presents the Ninth Annual Denim & Diamonds Gala on Saturday, Feb. 25th at the Seguin Coliseum. Cocktails begin at 6 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. There will be a silent auction, raffles and entertainment by Clint Taft & The Buck Wild Band. Tickets are $45 each and are available at KWED or by emailing SeguinEF@gmail.com or by calling 830-822-2688.
There will be a Blood Drive from 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26th at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in the Parish Center. For further information call 830-379-4338 or visit SouthTexasBlood.org.
Zonta Club of Seguin Fun Bowling Event
The Zonta Club of Seguin will have a Fun Bowling Event from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26th at Pin Twist FEC on Hwy. 46 in Seguin. Bowl with us to KNOCK OUT HUNGER! Proceeds donated to the SA Food Bank benefiting food pantries serving Guadalupe county. Five person teams, $60, bowling 1 to 4 p.m. or 4:30-7:30 p.m. Prizes awarded, 50/50 drawing available. Sponsorships welcome. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 830-832-6946 to register.
Geronimo VFW 8456 Auxiiary Dance
The Geronimo VFW 8456 will have a dance featuring Glen Collins and Alibi Band from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26th. The kitchen opens at 2 p.m. $8 donation. For more information or to reserve seats, call 830-305-8829.
Coffee with CASA
The Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Central Texas is hosting a Coffee with CASA from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27th at Court Street Coffee Shop. Those interested in learning more about CASA of Central Texas only need to drop in for a quick chat with a CASA Rep any time. For more information call 830-626-2272 or visit casacentex.org.
CASA Voices Info Session
The Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Central Texas will host its Voices Info Session in Seguin from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Feb 27th at the GVEC Community Room.
RSVP by calling 830-626-2272 or visit casacentex.org for more information.
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27th at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Master Gardener, Marvin Borth will present a program on Small Gardens for Small Spaces. For more information visis guadalupcountymastergardeners.org.
Master Naturalist Meeting
The Guadalupe Master Naturalist will meet beginning at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27th at the AgriLife Extension Building located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The guest speaker will be Shannon Anderson. The topic will be her research on the effects of Juniper tannins.
Jury Duty for persons summoned to Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1, Judge Darrell Hunter at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 2nd no longer have to show. The jury trail has been cancelled.
Seguin Volleyball Association Spring League
Money is due for the Seguin Volleyball Association Spring League from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28th or Thursday, March 2nd at Fiesta Ballroom. There will be a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 8th at the Hall of Fame building located inside the Seguin Events Complex. Team fees are $100 per team per league with resident player fees $14.75 per player and non-resident fees of $15.75 per player. The 4-Man League fees are $80 per team and the players fees the same as the regular league.
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 Wednesday, March 1st. Information can also be found at the Guadalupe County Farm Bureau office and through school counselors.
Toast to Texas
The Toast to Texas, a Texas Independence Day Celebration of 181 years of independence, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2nd at Sebastopol Historic Site sponsored by The Abishai Mercer Dickson chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.
Bras For A Cause
The Guadalupe County Bras For A Cause will be held on Thursday, March 2nd at the Seguin Coliseum.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Vernon & Friends from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, March 3rd. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.
Marion Trade Days
Marion Trade Days will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 4th at Schulz Nursery located at 100 W Huebinger St. in Marion. There will be art/craft vendors
and more. Vendors spaces are available by calling Patricia at 830-660-9660.
Precious Life Services Celebration of Life Rally
The Precious Life Services will have its 22nd Annual Celebration of Life Rally Saturday, March 4th. A walk will be held at 11 a.m. at TLU, meeting at the corner of Kingsbury St. and Fleming St. A rally will be held at the Seguin Silver Center located at 510 East Court St. To register visit preciouslifeservices.org or call 830-372-5980.
Pinewood Derby and BBQ Fundraiser
The Cub Scout Pack 317 is hosting its 5th Annual Pinewood Derby and BBQ Fundraiser from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 5th at the Cross Church Fellowship Hall located at 814 N. Bauer St. in Seguin. The chicken and sausage BBQ plates are $8. To go plates will be available.
The Gathering Country Music Show
The Gathering Country Music Show will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, March 5th at the Geronimo VFW. Entertainment will be provided by Brian Collins, Daryl Seabrook and Diane Farley. The kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m. Admission for adults is $7, 12 and under are $3. For more information and reservations call 830-305-8829.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its March Chamber Luncheon beginning with registration at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 8th at the Seguin Coliseum. RSVP by calling 830-379-6382.
Seguin Volleyball Association Spring League Meeting
There will be a Seguin Volleyball Association Spring League meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 8th at the Hall of Fame building located inside the Seguin Events Complex.
TLU Social Justice Night
The Texas Lutheran University will have a Social Justice Night: A Place at the Table at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 9th in Tschoepe Hall, Dunn Conference Center. Learn through film about the staggering issue of hunger in America.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Wrangler Country from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, March 10th. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members. Sandwiches will be available for a light supper. For more information visit silvercenterseguin.com.
Noche De Gala Meeting
Teatro De Artes De Juan Seguin will be hosting the 32nd Annual Noche De Gala Competencia de Vocalistas (Mariachi singers competition) at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 11th at TLU-Jackson Auditorium. For more information call 830-401-0232.
Native Plant Society Meeting
The Guadalupe Chapter of the Native Plant Society will meet beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a plant/seed exchange Tuesday, March 14th at St. John's Lutheran Church located at FM 465 in Marion. The topic of the program will be "To Populate, We Pollinate" by Don Tuff(PhD Entomology, Texas A&M).
Aggie Mothers' Club Scholarships
The Guadalupe County Aggie Mothers' Club is accepting applications for its 2017 scholarships to area high school students as well as current Texas A &M students. Details are available at guadalupeaggiemoms.org. Deadline for scholarship application is Wednesday, March 15th. For more information call 830-305-3759.
Chamber After Hours Mixer
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will host an After Hours Mixer at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 16th at Angel Pest Control located at 2486 St. Hwy. 46 N. in Seguin. For more information call 830-379-06382.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Charles & The Fabulous 4 from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, March 17. The doors will 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 silvercenterseguin.com.
Tri-County Tractor Pullers Event
The Tri-County Tractor Pullers Event will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 18th at The Big Red Barn located at 390 Cordova Road in Seguin. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Concessions on site. For more information call 830-379-0933.
Master Naturalist 2017 Training Class
The Guadalupe Master Naturalist 2017 Training Class is now enrolling for volunteers who want to provide education, outreach and service dedicated to the management of natural resources in the community. Classes will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. every other Tuesday beginning Tuesday, April 4th through Tuesday, Aug. 22nd. at the Agri-Life Extension Building. The fee for the class is $160.00. Deadline for registering in Tuesday, March 21st. Applications are available at the AgriLife Extension Office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. For more information call Marilyn at 830-379-5755 or email MarilynA@access4less.net.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Bob Appel from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, March 24th. The doors will 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 silvercenterseguin.com.
A Cajun Jamboree benefiting The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center will be held on Saturday, March 25th. There will be all you care to eat crawfish, shrimp, and sausage boil. Beer and wine provided. There will be music and dancing with entertainment by The Gulf Coast Playboys. Tickets are available at The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center, Gift and Gourmet, and Keepers Interiors.
Luling Foundation Scholarships
The Luling Foundation Agriculture, Healthcare, and Trade/Vocational Scholarship applications are available and due by Friday, March 31st. Graduating seniors residing in Caldwell, Gonzales, or Guadalupe County are eligible to apply. Applications are available online at lulingfoundation.org, through high school counselor’s offices, or at the county extension office. For more information email email@example.com or call 830-875-2438.
Hotshot's Reunion & Fish Fry
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Hotshot's Reunion & Fish Fry at 5 p.m. Friday, March 31st at Starcke Park East. Tickets are $15 and are available at the Chamber office located at 116 N. Camp St. in Seguin. For more information call 830-379-6382 or visit seguinchamber.com.
Jacob's Ladder Foundation Gala & Silent Auction
The Jacob's Ladder Foundation will have a Helping Kids Climb Gala & Silent Auction from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, March 31st at The Big Red Barn located at 390 Cordova Rd. in Seguin. The event features entertainment by Sean Garrison & the 3rd Watch Band with opening act, Alyssa Schneider. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. For more information call 830-660-6046 or 830-481-3253. For ticket purchase email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Silver Center Dance
The Seguin Silver Center Friday night dance will feature the music of Most Wanted Band from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, March 31st. The doors will 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 silvercenterseguin.com.
Wayland Baptist Open House
There will be an Open House for the Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) Program and the Master of Education (MED) Program at Wayland Baptist University New Braunfels Campus from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 5th at 1672 Independence Dr. in New Braunfels. For more information call 830-312-7173.
Race to Raise 5K
The 6th Annual Race to Raise 5K will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, April 29th in downtown Seguin and will start and finish at the Seguin Brewing Company. There will be food, fun, door prizes and more. Early registration will end Friday, April 7th with Adults $25 and Youth $15. Those registered before April 7th will be guaranteed an event shirt.
TLU Dramatic Media Production
The Texas Lutheran University presents the Dramatic Media Production: One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 7th and Saturday, April 8th and at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, April 7th and Sunday, April 9th at Jackson Auditorium.
Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Clean Up
The 5th Annual Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Clean Up will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 8th. Volunteer online at geronimocreek.org. For more information call 979-845-6980.
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 through Saturday, April 15th 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, April 14th.
Kid's Fun Fish
The The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center will have its Kid's Fun Fish on Saturday, April 29th. Recommended ages are 5 through 12 years old. Registration will be held on site.
Lone Star Healthy Streams Workshop
A Lone Star Healthy Streams Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 2nd at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Lunch will be provided and 3 general CEUs will be available to Pesticide Applicators. RSVP is required by emailing email@example.com. For more information call 979-845-6980.
South Texas Cowboy Gathering & Western Music Festival
The South Texas Cowboy Gathering & Western Music Festival will be held from Friday, May 5th to Saturday, May 6th at the Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center. For more information visit southtexascowboygathering.com.
Homeowner Septic System Workshops
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension service will present a 6-hour class focusing on aerobic systems from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 16th at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Seating is limited and registration is required by calling 979-845-6980 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Food Truck Cook-Off & Craft Fair
The Community Council of South Central Texas will have a Food Truck Cook-off & Craft Fair from 11 a.m. to 6 pm. Saturday, June 10th at the Comal County Fair Grounds in New Braunfels. The event will feature food trucks, craft booths, music and more. Entry Fees for food trucks is $150, $50 for the cookoff and $75 for craft booths. For more information call 830-303-4376.
Domino Players Needed
The American Legion Post 245 will host 42 domino players from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. every Thursday. For more information call 830-433-1193.
Anger Management Classes
The Precious Life Services will be conducting Anger Management "Control the Fire" Classes every third Saturday of the month from 10am to 4pm at the Seguin Silver Center (Lunch will be provided). Register online at preciouslifeservices.org or call 830-372-5980.
To be sure your non-profit organization's meetings and events appear in this calendar, send information to: email@example.com fax 379-2238, or drop off the information at the Seguin Daily News/KWED office, 609 E. Court St., Seguin.