Veterans Art Exhibit
The Seguin Art League will continue its free 2nd Annual Veterans Visual Art Exhibit from 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 14 at the VFW Post 8456 located at 6808 N. Hwy. 123 in Geronimo. The event will offer an opportunity to vote for your favorite exhibit which features the art of regional veterans. There will be a reception at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 14. For more information call 830-491-9676 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
American GI Forum Scholarship
The American GI Forum Manual Castilla Chapter is offering two $500 one-year scholarships for two 2018 graduating seniors at Seguin High School. The application, essay, and related documents and requirements are available online at www.seguintexasgov/youthscholarship or from Tricia Mayo, Counselor Secretary, at Seguin High School. Items must be submitted to Tricia Mayo by Wednesday, March 14.
The Silver Center will have its March Silver Opry showcasing Natalie Rose, Jimmie Bolado, and Gabe Galvan, and the Silver Opry Band Thursday March 15th. The doors open at 6 p.m. with $7 admission per person. A meal will be served from 6 to 7 p.m. for $7.
The PFLAG Seguin will have its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 15 in the Community Room of Mosaic Church (d.b.a. "The Rock") located at 1201 W. Court St. in Seguin. A short video dealing with various religious viewpoints of LGBTQs will be followed by discussion and camaraderie. For more information call 512-426-7599.
Republican Women Meeting
The Guadalupe County Republican Women will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 22 at the Silver Center. RSVP by Friday, March 16 by calling or texting 830-556-3853. The cost of the lunch is $10, payable at the door. For more information visit www.guadalupecountyrepublicanwomen.com.
Citizens Police Academy
The Seguin Police Department is currently seeking applicants for its Citizens Police Academy that will be held Thursday, March 29 to Thursday, May 31. Applications are due no later than Friday, March 16. All applicants will undergo a background check prior to the start of class. Applications are available at the Police Department. For more information, contact Officer Carlos Contreras at 830-386-2582.
A Matter of Balance Class
AACOG will present A Matter of Balance Class from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. every Friday at the Silver Center. The class is free and very beneficial for those needing to improve balance and prevent falls. Participants are encouraged to commit to coming every week to truly improve balance. For more information call 830-303-6612 to reserve your spot in the class.
There will be a National Active & Retired Federal Employees Meeting at 9:30 a.m. Friday, March 16 at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. The program will be, “The Road Scholar Experience – Travel and Learning.” For more information contact Alice Pullin at 760-390-4482 or email@example.com.
Silver Center Dance
There will be a dance featuring Charles & Fabulous 4 from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, March. 16 at the Silver Center Dance Hall. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. with $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members. For further information call 830-303-6612.
Spring Plant Sale
There will be a Master Gardener Spring Plant Sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 17 in the parking lot of the Silver Center located at 510 E. Court St. in Seguin. There will be vegetables, ornamentals, native and adapted plants. There will also be a special emphasis on pepper varieties from sweet to the very hot. A rain date will be Saturday, March 24.
Tri-County Antique Tractor Pull
The Big Red Barn will have a Tri-County Antique Tractor Pull beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 17. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for 12 and under. There will be a 42 Tournament with registration beginning at 8 a.m. The fee is $40 per team in advance or $50 at the door. Registration forms are available at texagedu.org. There will also be a Farmer's Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with over 40 vendors. For more information call 830-379-0933.
Mariachi Booster Fundraiser
The Seguin ISD Mariachi Booster will have a fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 17 at Unlimited Upholstery located at 621 N. Austin St. at the corner of College St. and Austin St. in Seguin. Items for sale include sausage wraps, beef fajita tacos, corn in a cup, drinks, and desserts.
Geronimo VFW Dance
Tom Teboe and the River City Ramblers will be playing country dance music from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 18 at the Geronimo VFW located at 6808 N. Hwy. 123 in Geronimo. The Auxiliary kitchen opens at 2 p.m. Admission is $8. For more information or reservations call 830-305-8829 or 830-379-0506.
TLU VITA Tax Return Clinic TLU and the Business department will provide free tax return preparation assistance through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program for people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. Clinics will be held from 5 - 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Saturday, April 14 at TLU's Beck Center, Lower Level - Room 5. There will be no clinics the week of spring break, through Sunday, March 18. Visit tlu.edu/vita-tax-clinic for more details.
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.
Jury selection for District Court at 8:30 a.m. Monday, March 19 in the Guadalupe County Justice Center Central Jury Room 109 at 211 W. Court St. in Seguin has been cancelled. There is no need to appear. The jury summons may be disregarded.
There will be a jam session from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 20 at the Geronimo VFW located at 6808 N. Hwy. 123 in Geronimo. Musicians, singers, and listeners are welcomed. Bring your snacks. Ice tea will be provided and the bar will be open. The session is free. Donations will be accepted for use of the hall. For more information call 830-386-6294.
GRMF Big Give Participation
The Guadalupe Regional Medical Foundation (GRMF) is participating in annual day of giving, Big Give, on Thursday, March 22nd. The goal is to reach $5,000 and 200 donors. Donations will benefit the Teddy Buerger Center, the only licensed treatment center in Guadalupe County that has been offering outpatient chemical dependency and mental health services to children, adolescents, and adults since 1992. To donate, visit The Big Give SA and search Guadalupe Regional Medical Foundation. For more information call 830-401-1385 or visit www.grmedfoundation.org.
Comal Country Music Show
There will be a Comal Country Music Show from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, March 20 at the Columbus Club Hall located at 111 Landa St. in New Braunfels. The featured artist will be Sophia Johnson, Glen Muenchow, and McKenzie Jones. The doors open at 6 p.m. with a $5 cover charge. Sandwiches and desserts will be available. All proceeds benefit charity. For more information call 830-708-1292.
Chamber After Hours Mixer
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its After Hours Mixer at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 22 at the First United Bank East Seguin Branch located at 1539 E. Court St. in Seguin.
Silver Center Dance
There will be a dance featuring Bob Appel from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, March. 23 at the Silver Center Dance Hall. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. with $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members. For further information call 830-303-6612.
Springtime Fun Run/Walk
The Seguin Sunrise Lions will have a Springtime Fun Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, March 24 beginning at the foot bridge in Walnut Springs Park in downtown Seguin. The fee is $15 for adults and $5 each for first two children five or older. Children under 5 are free. Awards will be presented to the best decorated stroller. Stroller judging and registration will be held at 8 a.m. Proceeds benefit Sunset Lions charities and scholarships. For more information call 830-379-8033 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Agricultural Pesticide Applicator CEU
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Guadalupe County will have its Annual Agricultural Pesticide Applicator CEU for Private Non-Commercial & Commercial from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 24 at D&D Texas Outfitters in Seguin. Topics covered will be laws and regulations, brush control, and insect control.
Spring Plant Sale
The Gonzales Master Gardeners will have its Spring Plant Sale from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 24 in downtown Gonzales. Proceeds benefit gardening education and other community projects. For more information, contact Fran Saliger at 830-672-2953.
Mounted Posse Playdays
The Guadalupe County Sheriff's Mounted Posse 2018 Playday Buckle and Tack Series will be held beginning at 9 a.m. Saturdays, March 24, April 28, May 26, and June 23. The March Playday will include an Easter egg Hunt for those 10 years and younger. For details visit the Guadalupe County Sheriff's Mounted Posse Facebook page, email email@example.com or www.kim-martin @satex.rr.com.
Seguin ISD Arts Collage
The Seguin ISD Fine Arts Department will have its Arts Collage at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at the Seguin High School Campus. The event features music, theatre, dance, and visual arts from elementary, junior high, and high school students.
Dine and Discover ARF
Dinner is on ARF at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at Kirby's Korner located at 606 N. Hwy. 123 Bypass in Seguin. Learn about ARF's projects and committees including volunteering and fostering animals in a short presentation with questions and answers. RSVP by Wednesday, March 21 by calling 830-433-2458.
League of Women Voters Benefit
There will be a League of Women Voters Benefit at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at the Unitarian Universalists of New Braunfels located at 135 Alves Lane in New Braunfels. The event features music, complimentary wine, coffee, other beverages, and sweet and savory finger foods. Tickets are $25 and are available by calling 830-832-6548 or online at www.lwvcomal.org/Concert.html.
Geronimo VFW Dance
Charles and the Fabulous Four will be the featured entertainment from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 25 at the Geronimo VFW located at 6808 N. Hwy. 123 in Geronimo. Special Auxiliary kitchen opens at 1:30p.m. Admission is $8. For more information or reservations call 830-305-8829.
The New Braunfels Theatre Company will have auditions for ages 14 and up for its presentation of Rodgers & Hammersteins, "Oklahoma!" by appointment from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 25 at Westhaven Academy of Karate, and from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 26 at the First United Methodist Church of New Braunfels. To register for an audition visit www.nbtheatre.com. Rehearsals will be held Sundays, Mondays, and Thursdays. Brauntex Theatre production dates are June 28 through July 1.
Free Spanish Language Club at the Library
The Seguin Public Library will have its Free Spanish Language Club at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 27. The Spanish Language Club will give participants an opportunity to practice Spanish speaking skills in an informal setting. All skill levels are welcome. For more information call 830.401.2425.
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, March 27 at Kirby's Korner located at 606 N. Hwy. 123 in Seguin. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt, merchandise for sale, games and prizes. A portion of food sales will benefit ARF.
Clean Rivers Program Steering Committee Meeting
The annual Clean River Proram Steering Committee will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 29 at the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority (GBRA) River Annex building located at 905 Nolan St. in Seguin. For more information call Lauren Willis at 830-379-5822 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Puppy Basics 101
The City of Seguin Animal Services Department will offer a Puppy Basics 101 class from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29 at 555 Fred Byrd Dr. in Seguin. For more information call 830-401-2335.
Free Adult Craft Night at the Library
The Seguin Public Library will have an Adult Craft Night at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 29. All materials will be provided. There are only twenty spots available. Register online at library.seguintexas.gov, by calling 830.401.2425 or in person at the library.
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 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.
Silver Center Dance
There will be a dance featuring Country Sounds from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, March. 30 at the Silver Center Dance Hall. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. with $7 admission for Silver Center members and $9 for non-members. For further information call 830-303-6612.
PAGA Easter Egg Hunt
The Pan American Golf Association will host an Easter Egg Hunt from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 31 in the empty lot next to Brief Encounters located at 859 Nelda St. in Seguin.
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Monthly Luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 4 at the Silver Center. RSVP price of $14 ends at noon Monday, April 2. Walk-in price is $18. For more information and to RSVP call 830-379-6382.
Blumberg, Kaiser, Elley, Koepsel Family Reunion
There will be a Blumberg, Kaiser, Elley, Koepsel Family Reunion beginning with a Genealogy Workshop at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 21 at the McQueeney Lions Club located at 3211 FM 78. Registration is due by Thursday, April 5 by calling Shenda Elley Backus at 210-835-7317. Please donate auction items for cemetery upkeep. For ancestry book updates call Andrea Burkhart at 512-453-6430.
TLU Spring Choir Tour
The Texas Lutheran University Choirs will present premiering works, world music, and both sacred and secular pieces during its Spring Choir Tour 2018. Performances are free and will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 5 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran in La Grange, Friday, April 6 at New Braunfels Presbyterian Church, and Tuesday, April 10 at The Chapel of The Abiding Presence at TLU.
Moonlight & Roses
The Seguin Main Street Program will have its annual awards event, Moonlight & Roses, from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 6 in the Memorial Rose Garden located behind the County Annex at 307 W. Court St. in Seguin. Enjoy jazz music and hors d'oeuvers donated by local restaurants. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and beverage of choice. Commemorative glasses will be for sale for $10 each. For more information call 830-401-2475.
Sunrise Rotary Bike Tour
The Seguin Sunrise Rotary Club will have its 6th Annual Bike Tour beginning with check-in at 7 a.m. Saturday, April 7 at Ed Kruse Stadium at Texas Lutheran University. The entry fee is $25 prior to Monday, April 2nd and $30 afterwards. Choose from 50 miles, 25 miles or 10 miles. Register online at www.AthleteGuild.Com. All Veterans ride free. Proceeds benefit scholarship programs. For more information, contact Linda Riley 830-379-0927or Ed Mantooth 830-379-6836.
Walk For Life 2018
The South Texas Pregnancy Care Center will have its Walk For Life 2018 from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 7 at Central Park in downtown Seguin. For more information visit southtexaspregnancycarecenter.com or call 830-303-2151.
Washers at The Warehouse Fundraiser
The Leadership Seguin Class of 2018 will have a Washers at The Warehouse Fundraiser beginning with check-in at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 7 at The Warehouse Saloon located at 108 S. Austin St. in Seguin. In addition to the washer tournament there will also be food trucks, live music and gift basket raffles. The tournament fee is $200 for a two-person team. Team and sponsorship opportunities are available by calling Dani Fuselier at 830-643-2029 or Kasie Tankersley at 830-401-8312.
Bittersweet Concert for SHS Alumni
The SHS Class of 1973 will have 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. Admission is $10 per person. BYOB and snacks.
Themed Dinner Theater
There will be Themed Dinner Theater benefiting the Seguin Autism Group hosted by Playland Productions & Chef Paul A. Schroeder Friday, April 13, Saturday, April 14, Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21 at The Aumont located at 301 N. Austin St. in Seguin. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $75 and can be purchased at www.store11957213ecwed.com
5K Superhero Dash
The Guadalupe County Child Welfare Board and the Guadalupe County Children's Advocacy Center will have a 5K Superhero Dash beginning with registration at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 14 at Max Starcke Park East Pavilion located at 104 River Dr. East in Seguin. Early registration is $20 by Wednesday, April 4 and late registration is $30. Register online at atheleguild.com or onsite. Come dressed as your favorite superhero.
The South Texas Pregnancy Care Center and Twogether in Texas Benefits will offer an eight-hour premarital education class, "Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts" from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 14 at the GVEC Community Room located at 1400 W. Kingsbury St. in Seguin. The fee is $10 per couple. Participants will receive a $60 discount on marriage license fees, and waiver of the three-day waiting period.
Eastern Star Scholarships
The Seguin Chapter #555 Order of the Eastern Star is offering a number of scholarships to seniors of all Guadalupe County High schools. Applications are available from school counselors. Applications must be completed and mailed by the student by Tuesday, April 17. For more information call 830-560-3006 or 830-379-9533.
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 20 at the Comal County Senior Citizen Center. The program will be a "Legislative Update” and 60th Anniversary recognition. For more information: contact Alice Pullin, 760-390-4482 or email@example.com.
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.
Hotshot's Reunion & Fish Fry
The Seguin Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Hotshot's Reunion & Fish Fry from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 18 at the Starcke Park Pavilion. Rain location will be the Fairgrounds Dance Slab. Dine-in from 5 to 8 p.m. and drive-thru from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 and are available at the Chamber office located at 116 N. Camp St. or online at seguinchamber.com. For more information call 830-379-6482.
The Animal Rescue Foundation, Inc. (ARF) is accepting donations that will be matched by a generous supporter through Sunday, July 1. Mail donations to P.O. Box 2831 Seguin, TX 78156. For more information call 830-433-2458.
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.
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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