Republican Women Meeting
The Guadalupe County Republican Women will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 27th at the Silver Center located at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. Former CIA Agent, Eric Burkhart will be the guest speaker discussing current issues regarding Russia, surveillance and more. For lunch reservations call 830-557-5084. For more information call 830-876-8980 or visit guadalupe-county-rw.com.
The Guadalupe County Democratic Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27th at the First United Bank (formerly American Bank of Texas) meeting room located at 204 N. Austin Street. There will be someone at the door until 7:10 p.m. to let you in the building. For those arriving later, call 830-556-2887.
Annual Prism Concert
The Texas Lutheran University Bands Eighth Annual Prism Concert will be presented from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, April 28th at Jackson Auditorium. For more information visit tlu.edu/events/eighth-annual-prism-concert/.
Kiwanis Flapjack Jamboree
The Kiwanis Club will have its Flapjack Jamboree from 6:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 29th at the Silver Center. A drive thru is also available. Hot cakes and sausage plates are $7. (Cofee or juice included). There will be a silent auction and entertainment by the Navarro Jazz Band and "Best Friends."
Theta Kappa Fundraiser Garage Sale
The Seguin Theta Kappa Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma will have its Fundraiser Garage Sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 29th in the Emanuel's Lutheran Church parking lot at the corner of Mountain St. and Bowie St. Proceeds benefit scholarships to area women pursuing teaching degrees.
Minigrip Bag Sale
There will be a Minigrip Bag Sale benefiting the Guadalupe County United Way
from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29th at 1088 Freeport Way in Seguin.
Rummage and Bake Sale
The Seguin Christian Academy will have a Rummage and Bake Sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 29th at 1456 E. Kingsbury St. in Seguin.
The Seguin Parent Volunteer Organization (SPVO) will have its 2nd Annual Briese Bazaar will from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 29th at A. J. Briesemeister Middle School in Seguin. There will be vendors and school groups marketing products as well as arts/crafts and other homemade items. To register for a booth visit facebook.com/ajbspvo.
SHS Corps of Cadet Fundraiser
The Seguin High School Corps of Cadets will be hosting a fundraiser featuring a car wash, bake sale, and hot dogs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29th in the AutoZone parking lot located at 725 E. Court St. in Seguin.
Youth Leadership Class
The Seguin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Tyson Food will host a free Leadership Class for Youth from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 29th at the Silver Center located at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. For more information call Angeles Escalante at 830-401-8834 or email Angeles.email@example.com.
Earth Day & Main Street Trade Days
There will be an Earth Day Festival held in conjunction with the Seguin Main Street Program's April Trade Days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 29th. Shop over 80 vendors selling jewelry, home goods, candles, food, yard decor, and more. There will also be 25 different exhibits on living green and making healthy choices to improve your health and your environment. Have fun building bird houses, learning about native plants, and so much more. Throughout the day, enjoy live entertainment from area schools.
National Take Back Initiative
The Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office will have a one-day opportunity for persons to dispose of unwanted or unused prescription drugs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 29th.
The Mariachi Juan Seguin will be selling Bar-B-Que Chicken and Sausage plates (rice & beans) for $8 at the Cash America Pawn Shop from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 29th. Proceeds benefit students attending the Mariachi Spectacular Workshop in Albuquerque, New Mexico in July. Homemade baked goods will also be sold. Donations can be made to Teatro de Artes for Mariachi Workshop.
The Guadalupe Masonic Lodge #109 will have it Annual BBQ Fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29th at 1945 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. Meal tickets are $10 and include brisket, sausage, and sides with tea or coffee. Order of the Eastern Star will be selling desserts. There will also be a silent auction. Dine in or take out available. For more information call 210-241-1081 or 830-832-8212.
Kid's Fun Fish
The The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center will have its Kid's Fun Fish from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29th. Recommended ages are 5 through 12 years old. Registration will be held on site.
Geronimo VFW Dance
There will be a dance featuring Glen Collins and the Alibis at the Geronimo VFW from 3 to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 30th. The Auxiliary kitchen opens at 2 p.m. $8 donation. For more information or reservations call 830-305-8829.
St. Ann's Circle Bus Trip
Reservations are currently being accepted for the St. Ann's Circle bus trip to Branson, Missouri Nov. 5th through Nov. 11th. This is a 7-day, 6-night trip, with 4 consecutive nights in Branson. The cost is $709 double occupancy, and $899 for a single. For more information contact Brigitte Koehler at 210-520-0736, travel agent or Liz Zuber at 379-4078, Molly Pogor at 379-2130 or pick up a flyer at St. James Church office.
Alternative Teacher Certification Program
Texas Lutheran University is currently accepting applications for the summer session of its Teacher Alternative Certification Program If you are interested in teaching, have a bachelor's degree or will be graduating with an undergraduate degree in the near future, apply by May 1st for the May session. Application deadline for the June/July session is May 15th and August 1st for the Fall session. For additional information contact Donna Kubena at 210-422-5415.
Zonta Club of Seguin Memorial Scholarship
The Zonta Club of Seguin is accepting applications for its $1,000 Memorial Scholarship for an adult female, permanent resident of Guadalupe County who wishes to begin, enhance, or continue her education. The deadline for applications is Monday, May. 1st. Eligibility guidelines and applications are available at Five Star Title, LLC located at 304 N. Austin St. in Seguin or by emailing kschaker @fivestartitle.net. For more information call 830-303-5555 ext 202.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information call 979-845-6980.
Chamber Teacher of the Year Luncheon
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Teacher of the Year Luncheon beginning with registration at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 3rd at the Seguin Guadalupe County Coliseum. For $14 reservations call 830-379-6382. Walk-in price is $18.
Moore House Luncheon
The Seguin Conservation Society will have its Moore House Luncheon at noon Thursday, May 4th at 703 Johnson Street in Seguin. There will be a Fiesta Chicken Fajita Salad menu prepared by Nash Catering. Piano music will be provided by Adrienne Stone. Edward Jones/Kathy Nossaman is the sponsor and the Mid-Texas Symphony Guild members will serve. For reservations call 830-379-9995.
National Day of Prayer
A National Day of Prayer event will be held at noon Thursday, May 4th at Central Park in downtown Seguin.
Cinco de Mayo Pachanga
The LULAC Council 682 will have its 9th Cinco de Mayo Pachanga from 5 p.m. to midnight Friday, May 5th and 5:30 p.m. to midnight Saturday, May 6th at Central Park in Seguin. Admission is free. For more information call Gloria at 830-556-2887.
South Texas Cowboy Gathering & Western Music Festival
The South Texas Cowboy Gathering & Western Music Festival will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 5th and Saturday, May 6th beginning at 10 a.m. at the Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center. For more information visit southtexascowboygathering.com.
ARF Fashion Show
The Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) will have a Beautiful You Fashion Show from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 6th at The Texas Theatre. Tickets online are $35 and $40 at the door. There will be wine and hors d'oeuvres served. Visit arf-texas.org for more information.
Summer Agricultural Institute
The Texas Farm Bureau's Summer Agricultural Institue for teachers will be held Monday, June 5th through Thursday, June 8th at the Texas Farm Bureau Conference and Traning Center in Waco. Applications are due Saturday, May 6th and are available online at bit.ly/SAI-2017. Scholarships are available. For more information call 830-379-4456.
Medieval Knights Ball
The Seguin Silver Center will have its Second Annual Mother and Son Medieval Knights Ball Saturday, May 6th. The doors open at 5 p.m. with Regal Introductions at 5:30 p.m., and the King's Feast to be served at 6 p.m. The cost is $40 for Mother and son; with a $10 ticket for each additional son. Tickets are available at the Seguin Silver Center.
There will be a Blood Drive from 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Sunday, May 7th at St. James Catholic Church in the Family Center. For more information call Veronica San Miguel at 491-8166.
The annual business meeting of the Boecker Cemetery Association will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 7th at the cemetery pavillion. In case of rain the meeting will be held in the downstairs meeting room of the First United Bank located at 200 N. Austin St. in Seguin. For more information call 379-4516.
Native Plant Society Meeting
The Guadalupe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas will meet beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 9th at St. John’s Lutheran Church located at FM 465 in Marion. The speaker will be Craig Hensley, park specialist at Guadalupe River State Park, who will speak composite flowers. For more information visit npsot.org/wp/guadalupe/.
Chamber After Hours Mixer
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Business After Hours Mixer at 5 p.m. Thursday, May 11th at Tier One Dental located at 279 S. St. Hwy 46 in Seguin.
The VFW Post #8573 Auxillary will have its 4th Annual Gumbo/Chili Cookoff with registration at 8 a.m. and judging beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13th at FM 2673 and River Road in Canyon Lake. Entry fee is $20. There will also be street dancing and karaoke. For more information call 830-660-3542.
The Geronimo Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will have a Bake Sale at 9 a.m. until baked goods are gone Saturday, May 13th at the Geronimo Fire Station.
3-v-3 Basketball Tournament
The Seguin Fields of Faith presents a 3-v-3 Basketball Tournament from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 13th at Hillcrest Church located at 1440 Eastwood Dr. in Seguin. The fee is $25 per team of 3 with 2 subs. $5 per player. Middle School, High Schoo and 18+ Divisions. For more information call 210-978-6079.
Art League Meeting
The Seguin Art League will meet at 10 am on May 13th at the Mosaic Community Center located at 1201 West Court St. in Seguin. The guest speaker and artist is Mike Hinkle demonstrating his wood carvings and techniques. For more information visit seguinartleague.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 email@example.com.
Art League Open Studio
The Seguin Art League will host its monthly Open Studio from 10 a.m. until noon Tuesday, May 16th at Mosaic Community Center located at 1201 West Court St. in Seguin. Bring an art project, drop cloth and a $5. donation for room use. For more information visit seguinartleague.com.
Silver Opry Country Music Show
The Seguin Silver Center will have its Silver Opry, country music show, the third Thursday of each month. The first show will be held Thursday, May 18th. The doors will open at 6 p.m. and a hot meal will available. The band will kick off the show at 7 p.m.
Master Gardeners Meeting
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will meet beginning at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, May 18th at the Texas AgriLife Extension located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. There will be popcorn and a viewing of the movie “Seed-The Untold Story." For more information visit guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Master Gardeners Meeting
The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will meet at noon Wednesday, May 24th at the AgriLife Extension office located at 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. Gail Johnson will present a program on “Practical Fruit Growing for the Home Gardener.” For more information visit guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Celebrating Fatherhood Conference
The Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas will have its 2nd Annual Celebrating Fatherhood Conference from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 27th at the San Marcos Activity Center. Moms and children are welcomed to join dads for an 11 a.m. session. An awards ceremony and lunch will follow. There will be a Family Event of fun and games from 1 to 3 p.m. For more information visit celebratefatherhood.com or call 512-667-7620 ext. 306.
Annual Flea Market
The Guadalupana Society of Our Lady of Guadalupe will have its Annual Flea Market from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 3rd. The requested donation for a table is $10. For more information call 830-305-2974 or 830-303-2205.
The Lincoln Ball High School is accepting applications for the LBHS/Lena D. Wilson Legacy Scholarships. The scholarships are open to any graduating senior that is a legacy of an alumnus or ex-student of Ball High School. Applications are available at ballhighschoolseguin.org and are due by Saturday, June 25th. For more information call 830-305-2323 or 210-391-0299.
SHS Class of 1982 Reunion
The SHS Class of 1982 will have a Reunion beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 1st at the Seguin Hermann Sons Lodge #37 located at 2918 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. The cost is $25 per person or $40 per couple and $10 per child if reservations paid by Thursday, June 1st. Late registration will then be $35 per person and $50 per couple. Send payment via Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org or check payable to Robin S. Larson at 1318 Canary Lane, Seguin, TX 78155. For more information call 830-305-1396.
Community Music Academy Strings Camp
The TLU Community Music Academy Strings Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, July 24th through Friday, July 28th. The cost is $100 for the first family member, and $75 for additional siblings. Instrument retal for the 5 days of camp is $20. Registration is open through Friday, July 7th. For more information email Lynda Taylor at email@example.com or visit tlu.edu/about/community/cma-summer-camps/.
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.
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