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August

Movie in the Park

Dusk / Elmendorf City Park

A free and fun family night out!

For more information call 210-635-8210 or or visit www.elmendorf-tx.com.
Contact Person: Roxanne De Leon
Benefit Shoot for Don Flint Newbury

8 am-6 pm / Bexar County Shooting Range

Benefit Shoot for Don Flint Newbury, of San Antonio, at Bexar County Shooting Range, 15391 Bexar Bowling, Marion. Registration starts at 8 am. Shoot starts at 9 am. Individual Shooter - $60. Team of 5 - $250. Bar-B-Que Plates, Washer Tournaments, Prizes, Live Auction starts at 8 am-1 pm, Silent Auctions starts at 1 pm, Fishing & Hunting Trips. All proceeds will provide additional Stem-Cell treatments to off set rehabilitation and medical expenses due to a debilitating spinal injury.

For more information call 210-872-4950.
Contact Person: Robert Stuart
Christian Concert 3 Bands

7pm-10pm / Grace Community Church

Howdy music lovers......join us Aug 29th in Universal City for 3 hours of music with 3 great artists. Grace CC is hosting a Coffee House Live event featuring: Jillian Edwards, The Purple Hulls and Rachael Nemiroff. Show starts at 7p. We are a quick drive up Loop 1604! A fun mix of foot-stomping bluegrass gospel, folk & contemporary all in one night. August is Fan Appreciation Month, so you can get 1 ticket for $10 or 2 tickets for $15 Buy and print your tickets online at: https://coffeehouselive.eventbrite.com All ticket sale money goes back to pay the artists and support the events. We are a non profit organization that loves music & our community. Hope to see you on Aug 29th! You can call the church at 210.659.8200 with any event questions or to order tickets over the phone. General Admission $10 or Fan Appreciation Deal 2 Tickets for $15! All ages welcome....children 5 and under are FREE. We hope you'll make the drive up to Universal City and enjoy a great night of music. Join us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/events/808470149267206/

For more information call 210-659-8200 or or visit https://coffeehouselive.eventbrite.com.
Contact Person: Chris Donahoe
Moondance Concert: La Tampiquena

7:30 pm - 10:30 pm / 140 City Park Rd., Boerne, TX 78006

Moondance Concert series at the Cibolo Nature Center & Farm in Boerne, Texas. Kids under 12 are free at this family-friendly concert at the nonprofit nature center’s outdoor stage. Bring your own lawn chairs, or spread out a blanket under the moonlight. The Little Texas Kitchen food truck will be on site. The gates open at 7 p.m. Friendly dogs on leashes are welcome. The Moondance concert series takes place each month through September on a Saturday night closest to a full moon. Concerts benefit the nature center’s education programs and outreach. Visit www.cibolo.org/enertainment for this year’s complete lineup.

For more information call 830-249-4616 or or visit www.cibolo.org/entertainment.
Contact Person: Cindy Glass
THE ROCK UMC ART ATTACK

10:00AM-12:00PM / Art Attack, LaVernia

GLASS FUSION FELLOWSHIP JOIN US!

For more information call 210-744-4953.
Contact Person: Laurie Sherland
Warrior Cry Music Project Fundraiser

8pm-midnight, doors open at 7 / Saint Hedwig American Legion, 14290 FM 1346,

Traditional country dance with the Rocky King Band, $20 at the door with a portion of the proceeds going to the Warrior Cry Music Project. Warrior Cry is a group of volunteers who help wounded soldiers at bases around the country by giving them musical instruments and teaching them to play. Music is a great form of physical and mental therapy. warriorcry.org

For more information call 210-896-2197 or or visit www.warriorcry.org.
Contact Person: Becky Riddle
GERONIMO VFW SUNDAY COUNTRY DANCE

3-6:30 pm; doors 2 pm / Geronimo VFW, 6808 N Hwy 123

Bob Appel will be playing traditional country dance music at the Geronimo VFW, 6808 N Hwy 123, Geronimo 78115, on August 30, 3-6:30 pm. VFW kitchen opens at 2 pm. $8 donation. Info 830-305-8829/305-5478

For more information call 830-305-5478 or .
Contact Person: Barbara Owen
 

September

Trinkets and Treasures Resale Shop Sale

9:30am - 3:30pm / San Antonio State Hospital - Logan Hall

The Volunteer Services Council of the San Antonio State Hospital is opening their "Trinkets & Treasures Resale Shop” on September 01, 2015 between 9:30 am and 3:30 pm. Many gently used items are available at a very favorable price. Women's, Men's, and Children's Clothing Accessories / Shoes / Handbags Bedroom and Kitchen Linens Home Decor Kitchen Items All proceeds benefit the patients at the San Antonio State Hospital (SASH). The Volunteer Service Council (VSC) of SASH is a 501 (c) 3 non profit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life and support the rehabilitation and recreational needs of patients not funded through traditional government sources. Funds generated from this sale will support the various patient programs sponsored by the VSC of SASH.

For more information call 210-531-8004.
Contact Person: Stephanie Weimer
Bible Study

7:00-8:00 p.m. / Verdi Community Center

Understanding the Bible and in depth Bible study from Genesis to Revelation

For more information call 830-200-6678 or .
Contact Person: Armand & Gina Huizar
Master Gardeners Lunch & Learn

Noon to 1 p / AgriLife Extension Office, 210 Live Oak Street, Seguin, TX, 78155

LUNCH AND LEARN GARDENING PROGRAM Will be on Thursday September 3, 2015 from 12-1PM. The topic will be “Drip Irrigation for the Landscape and Garden” Presented by Jim Johnson and the Guadalupe County Master Gardeners It will be held at the AgriLife Extension Office, 210 Live Oak Street, Seguin, TX, 78155 Topics will be: Drip Irrigation in your Landscape, Install an easy and inexpensive drip Irrigation system & Ways to save you money and make watering easier and more efficient. Attendees are welcome to bring a lunch and free handouts will be available. For more information, call 830-303-3889, AgriLife Extension Office, or guadalupecountymastergardeners.org

For more information call 830-303-3889 or visit www.guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Contact Person: AgriLife Staaff
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
Kerrville Fall Music Festival

Gates open at 1pm on the 4th / Quiet Valley Ranch

Kerrville Fall Music Festival Labor Day weekend announces lineup including many favorite songwriters, John Gorka, Peter Case, Eric Taylor, Dana Cooper, Chuck Pyle, Gretchen Peters, Shake Russell The Kerrville Fall Music festival is Labor Day weekend September 4 - 6, 2015. Three days of songwriters from around the country including many favorites John Gorka, Peter Case, Eric Taylor, Dana Cooper, Chuck Pyle, Gretchen Peters, Shake Russell and some newcomers like Dana Louise & the Glorious Birds (daughter Ezra Idlet one half of the famed duo Trout Fishing in America. (They will both be playing with Dana as ‘the birds’). Returning after much time back in their home in Australia is Bluehouse, a duo with independent record sales exceeding 100,000 units and a self-sustaining and highly successful national and international touring circuit for over 20 years. The Tejas Brothers close out Friday night with fun Tex-Mex Honky Tonk get up and dance music. This event includes seminars and tasting booths for Texas wines and Texas Microbrews. The seminar for Texas wines and food pairings will be on Saturday from 3:30 - 5:30PM and the seminar for Microbrews on Sunday. The Crafts Booths in the Kennedy Theater Mainstage are staffed with wine makers and brew masters and a choice of tastings during the evening concerts. A VIP Party ticket package is also available. Included in the package are tickets for the 3 day Festival, heavy hors-d'oeuvres buffet and beverages all three nights and private access to a hosted area in the back of the main Kennedy Outdoor Theater. Also included is a gift bag with Festival memorabilia, new and historic. The full schedule for the Kennedy Theater Mainstage and all of the Fall Music Festival events is posted and tickets are already on sale at a discount online. Join the mailing list for updates and special offers at http://www.kerrvillefolkfestival.com

For more information call 830-257-3600 or or visit www.kerrvillefolkfestival.org.
Contact Person: Rachel Brown
Labor Day Weekend Campout

6 p.m. check-in / John William Helton - San Antonio River Nature Park, 15662 FM 775

Join the San Antonio River Authority for a special weekend campout! We're only opening the park for camping this weekend and will have plenty of games and activities for the whole family on Saturday. Campsites by reservation only. Contact Kayla Gasker at (210) 302-3259 or kgasker@sara-tx.org to reserve your site. Campsites are limited, register by Aug. 31.

For more information call 210-302-3259 or or visit www.sara-tx.org.
Contact Person: Kayla Gasker
Featherfest

9am - evening / Nixon Livestock Showbarn, Hwy 87 East of Stockdale

Come to Nixon's Featherfest! Morning Parade. Games/music throughtout the day. Fools of the Trade open for Cody Johnson. Chicken Flying Contest... Fun for the whole family!

For more information call 830-534-6682.
Contact Person: Harold Rice
64th Annual Sausage Fest

11:00 / 8815 FM 775

64th Annual Sausage Festival, Serving plates at 11:00 $9 each. Bingo 12:30-4:30 pm Auction 5:00 pm Free Dance Country- Western Band by Ranch Rock 7:30 to 11:30

For more information call 830-420-2888.
Contact Person: Melvin
Garfield Shooting Club Fall Feast

3-7 p.m. / 6486 Garfield Road

"Texas Country" will liven up the crowd with country , western, polkas, and waltzes, and a family style supper will begin at 5:30 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults and $4 for children under 12. The club is located at 6486 Garfield Road, 11 miles west of Yorktown off of S.H. 119, between Yorktown and Gillett.

For more information call 361-550-9391.
Contact Person: Laura Sanders
St. Jerome Spanish Mass

1:00 PM / St. Jerome Catholic Church, 7955 Real Road

St. Jerome Catholic Church invites everyone in the community to their new Spanish Mass starting Sunday, September 6, 2015 at 1:00 PM

For more information call 210-648-2694 or or visit www.stjeromesatx.org.
Contact Person: Church Office
Inviting All Birds and Butterflies

7.00pm / St John’s Lutheran Church, FM 465

Guadalupe County Chapter, Native Plant Society of Texas wants to tell you how to attract an exciting variety of birds, butterflies, frogs, and lizards to your yard and Meredith O'Reilly can help. She will emphasize using drought-loving, low-maintenance, beautiful native plants in your landscape to provide the critical elements of habitat (food, shelter and water) that will welcome all species of guests. Meredith is a Travis County A&M AgriLife Youth Gardening Specialist for 4-H CAPITAL, a Texas Master Naturalist, and NWF Habitat Steward Host. She received the "Digital Media Award" for her beautiful blog www.greatstems.com at the recent NPSOT Symposium held in Texarkana,Texas. There is a plant/seed exchange and greeting at 6:30 PM followed by the program at 7:00 PM. Visitors are always welcome.

For more information call 830-865-3047 or or visit http://npsot.org/wp/guadalupe/.
Contact Person: Jennifer Wilson
relay for life committee meeting

630pm to 745pm / SOUTH TRUST BANK

commitee meeting

For more information call 210-287-1571 or .
Contact Person: teresa beasley
Introduction to Schizophrenia

6:00pm - 7:00pm / San Antonio State Hospital - Logan Hall

One in every four Americans has been diagnosed with a mental illness. Often the stigma attached to mental illness makes it challenging for those who need help to seek it. The San Antonio State Hospital and the Volunteer Services Council of the San Antonio State Hospital is hosting a monthly mental health community education series, “Erasing Stigma -- Changing Minds” Our speakers have graciously agreed to provide these presentations at no charge to you or the sponsoring organizations. We take this opportunity to publically thank them for their commitment to the patients and communities they serve. Please share this information with your colleagues or those you serve. If you would like to be placed on our e mail list or obtain copies of seminar flyers, please contact Patti Rangel at patricia.rangel@dshs.state.tx.us. Topic: “Introduction to Schizophrenia” When: September 10, 2015 -- 6:00 PM -- 7:00 PM Where: San Antonio State Hospital -- Logan Hall 6711 South New Braunfels, San Antonio, TX 78223 Speakers: Barbara A. Niemann RSVP is requested to Stephanie at 210-531-8004 to ensure space for all who wish to attend.

For more information call 210-531-8004.
Contact Person: Stephanie Weimer
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
La Vernia Wild West Hammerfest Bicycle R

8:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. / La Vernia City Park on San Antonio Street

Hosted by the Greater La Vernia Chamber of Commerce, 20% of the proceeds from the event benefits the La Vernia Veterans Memorial. Fun for the whole family! Riders can choose rides from 39, 57 or 69 mile routes or the 2-mile family ride. New this year is the H-E-B KidZone & Bike Rodeo. Pre-registration for the bike rodeo (for kids ages 5-10, who have a bike) is required. Music, vendors and fun all day in the park. Long rides start at 8 a.m., Family Ride starts at 8:15 a.m. KidZone and park is open to the public at 9:30 a.m. Bike Rodeo begins at 10 a.m. Parking: Long route and family ride riders can park in the city park parking lot. KidZone & Bike Rode participants, general public and vendors must park in the LVHS parking lot and enter from that side of the park. Register now at laverniawildwesthammerfest.org. Like Hammerfest on Facebook for event news and updates. Sponsors, vendors and volunteers are still being accepted.

For more information call 830-253-2100 or or visit www.laverniawildwesthammerfest.org.
Contact Person: Greater La Vernia Chamber of Commerce
CAST Comedy Night!

6pm - midnight / Pleasanton Civic Center

Tres Leches and Oxymorons Comedy Acts to perform! Live and silent auctions, and DJ Dance to follow! All proceeds benefit local physical and sexually abused children.

For more information call 830-393-6290 or or visit www.castcac.org.
Contact Person: Mikey Betancourt
Floresville Fire Dept. Wild Game Dinner

6 pm to 1 am / Floresville Event Center, 600 SH 97 W

The Floresville Volunteer Fire Department will once again host its annual Wild Game Dinner. Watch for details to come.

For more information call 830-393-3223 or .
Contact Person: Floresville Fire Department
Lone Oak VFD Annual Picnic

Serving food at 11:00 am / American Legion Hall

BBQ Beef and Sausage Dinner, Serving at 11:00 am, Auction at 2:00, Free Dance in the afternoon with Music by the "San Antonio Combo", Come check out: Craft booths, Game booths, Bingo, Raffle and so much more! COME ONE, COME ALL!

For more information call 210-289-7805.
Contact Person: Jerry
Get Acquainted with 4-H

1-5 p.m. / Floresville Event Center

Come join the Wilson County 4-H for discovery and fun! See firsthand some of the projects available through 4-H in Wilson County. There will be lots of information, fun activities, and live animals. Free admission!

For more information call 830-393-7357.
Contact Person: Wilson County AgriLife Extension office
Holy Cross Catholic Church Festival

9:30a.m. mass meal begin @ 11a.m. / Yorktown Community Hall

Holy Cross Church will be celebrating it's 100th anniversary at this year's feast. Mass will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the church. The meal will feature Holy Cross famous sausage and beef shoulder clod. Serving will begin at 11 a.m. Dine in and plates to go will be $10. Children 12 and under are $5. DJ Val Mungia and Rusty Steins polka Band will provide musical entertainment. The Counrty Store, calk walk, and children's games will open at 11 a.m. A Iive auction will begin at 1 p.m. in the air conditioned dining hall. Our Holy Cross quilters have created another beautiful quilt. Also, many hand-crafted and other unique items will be featured.

For more information call 361-564-3357 or .
Contact Person: Lisa Krueger
Teen MOPS Club

6:15-8:15 pm / Grace Bible Church 390 FM 1346

Are you a young woman, age 21 or under, who is pregnant or parenting, Teen MOPS is for you! We meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays at Grace Bible Church in La Vernia. Dinner, fun, creative activities, engaging speakers, and topics of parenting, relationships and self improvement. During our meetings your child is cared for free of charge by our Grace kids program. Come join us!

For more information call 210-542-8444.
Contact Person: Barb Costello
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

Let us help you loose that extra weight. We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
Wilson County Democratic Club

6:30pm / Wilson County Commissioner's Court

Monthly meeting of the Wilson County Democratic Club.

For more information call 210-259-6977.
Contact Person: Stacey Tisdale
A Conversation with the Constitution

6:30 - 9:00 pm / East Central High School, 7173 FM 1628

Attendance is expected to be over five hundred. Dr. Christopher Phillips will lead and moderate; the goal is for all participants to come away with a better understanding of the document and an enhanced appreciation of how our government works. In order to continue this FREE program for students we need your help. Tax deductible Sponsorship provides essential funding that will ensure the continuation of A Conversation with the Constitution series. There are 4 levels: $250, $1,000, $2,000 and $5,000. Sponsors receive entry to the event, recognition on all printed materials, website and social media. $25.00 will sponsor one student or cover the ticket price for one adult.

For more information call 210-225-4728 or or visit www.saplf.org.
Contact Person: Brianna Kirk
Master Gardener Monthly meeting

6:30 pm / AgriLife Building, 210 East Live Oak Stree

The Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will meet Thursday night on 17th at the AgriLife Building on 210 East Live Oak, Seguin, TX 78155. A social gathering will be at 6:30 pm followed by the educational program at 7:00 pm. The topic of the meeting will be “Bog Plants and Gardening” by Keith Ameung. The membership meeting will follow the educational program. For further information, please call the AgriLife staff at 830-303-3889 or visit our website at www.guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.

For more information call 830-303-3889 or visit www.guadalupecountymastergardeners.org.
Contact Person: AgriLife Staff
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
Crime Stoppers Golf Tournament

registration 8am, tee time 9am / River Bend Golf Course

Golf tournament with cash prizes for 1st-3rd, longest drives. entry fee $80 per player, includes all fees plus lunch and door prizes. Proceeds benefit Wilson County Crime Stoppers

For more information call 210-854-2003.
Contact Person: Christene Garza
THE ROCK UMC

10:00AM-2:00PM / Bexar County Shooting Range

THE ROCK UMC Pistol Shoot & Picnic

For more information call 210-573-4519 or or visit www.therockumc.com.
Contact Person: Ellen Swetman
Unveiled: Our Identity In Christ

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. / 5212 FM 1628 (Corner of HWY & Stuart Road

Back to School Kick Off Ladies Luncheon; Guest Speaker Nan Elsik FREE - FREE BRING A COVERED DISH TO SHARE. SALEM SAYERS BAPTIST CHURCH

For more information call 210-854-7535 or .
Contact Person: Shirley Young
Indianhead Division reunion

UNK / UNK

The Second (Indianhead) Division Association is searching for anyone who served in the U.S. Army’s 2nd Infantry Division at any time, as they will have their 94th annual reunion in San Antonio Sept. 22-26. For more information, contact Bob Haynes at 224-225-1202 or 2idahq@comcast.net.

For more information call 224-225-1202 or .
Contact Person: Bob Haynes
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

Want to shed a few pounds or more? Come and check us out. We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
JK Memorial Golf Tournament & Ball Drop

7:30 AM / Max Starcke Golf Course

Golf tournament and Golf Ball Drop Players $75.00 each; Team $300 For more information please see JK Memorial Facebook Page or Contact Jonett Story 8303914922

For more information call 830-391-4922 or .
Contact Person: Jonett Story
Moondance Concert: 1 Minute to Midnight

7:30 pm - 10:30 pm / 140 City Park Rd., Boerne, TX 78006

One Minute to Minute brings jazz, contemporary rock, Motown and Big Band swing music to the Moondance Concert series at the Cibolo Nature Center & Farm in Boerne, Texas. Kids under 12 are free at this family-friendly concert at the nonprofit nature center’s outdoor stage. Bring your own lawn chairs, or spread out a blanket under the moonlight. The Little Texas Kitchen food truck will be on site. The gates open at 7:30 p.m. Friendly dogs on leashes are welcome. Get your tickets at the door or in advance at the nature center on weekdays. The concert benefits the nature center’s education programs and outreach.

For more information call 830-249-4616 or or visit www.cibolo.org/calendar.
Contact Person: Cindy Glass
Wilson County's Got Talent Auditions

To be scheduled / TBA

Please email us at: talent@lvshoestring.com to get your time slot scheduled for your audition. We are looking for VARIETY: dancing, karate, magic, rodeo roping, etc.

For more information call 210-413-3900 or or visit www.lvshoestring.com.
Contact Person: Pascalle Bippert
 

October

Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

Let us help you loose that extra weight. We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
THE ROCK UMC

8:00am / Canton

THE ROCK UMC CANTON SHOPPING TRIP

For more information call 210-573-4519 or or visit www.therockumc.com.
Contact Person: Ellen Swetman
Taco Trample 5K

8 a.m. / 101 Club Drive

The Wilson County Road Runners inaugural Taco Trample 5K is a chip timed course that winds through the scenic neighborhood streets of the Villages at River Bend in Floresville. Participants who register before Monday, Sept. 28 will receive a technical race T-shirt. Post-race refreshments will include breakfast tacos, fresh fruit, and water. Registration fees are $35 for non WCRR members, $30 for members. Race day registration will be $45. Register online at www.athleteguild.com/running/floresville-tx/2015-taco-trample-5k

For more information call 830-999-9999 or visit www.athleteguild.com/running/floresville-tx/2015-taco-trample-5K.
Contact Person: Wilson County Road Runners
Wilson County's Got Talent Auditions

TBA / TBA

Please email us for your chance to audition. We are looking for VARIETY: dancing, roping, ventriloquists, karate, magic, comedy, etc.

For more information call 210-413-3900 or or visit www.lvshoestring.com.
Contact Person: Pascalle Bippert
St. Ann Fall Festival/ Turkey Dinner

10:30-2 / Chamber of Commerce

Country Store, St. Ann's Gardens, Live Auction 1 p.m., Silent Auction 11-2, Washer Tournament, Kids' Games, Fun and Food for the Whole Family. VENDORS now being accepted for a dontion. Must provide your own canopy and chairs. Call Mary Jo. Space is limited. http://on.fb.me/1JtZTjC

For more information call 210-215-7648 or or visit www.StAnnLV.org.
Contact Person: Mary Jo
St. Luke's Loire Fall Festival

10am-5pm / 3930 FM 536

Food, games, live music, silent and live auction, antique car show, Horse & Pony rides, Art's & Craft vendors. Raffle drawing, top prize $5,000 visa gift card

For more information call 830-281-4963 or or visit https://www.catholicearth.com/index.php?option=com_community&view=profile&userid=179&Itemid=104.
Contact Person: Gail Slomchinski
Floresville Peanut Festival Goober Games

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM / Courthouse Square (Corner of C Street & 3rd Street)

Let's kick off the annual Floresville Peanut Festival week with Goober Games! Kids, come out and join us for games, food and FUN! Tickets are $0.25 each or you can purchase an all you can play wristband for $5.00. Come out and meet the 2015 Court of Christmas Magic! Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Goober Games Director Carolyn Palacios at 210-468-9179.

For more information call 210-468-9179 or visit www.floresvillepeanutfestival.org.
Contact Person: Carolyn Palacios
National Night Out 2015

evening / La Vernia

Celebrate National Night Out 2015 with the City of La Vernia, Texas! National Night Out will be held Tuesday, October 6, 2015.

For more information call 830-779-4541 or visit www.lavernia-tx.gov/.
Contact Person: La Vernia Police Department
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

Let us help you loose that extra weight. We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
Town Hall Meeting

6:30 pm / Commissioner's Courtroom

Town Hall Meeting with County Judge, County Commissioner Precinct 1, Justice of the Peace Precinct 1, Constable Precinct 1, and Floresville Mayor available for comments and questions.

For more information call 830-391-3153 or .
Contact Person: Dickie Jackson
South Texas Pregnancy Care Center Dinner

6 p.m. / Seguin Events Complex 950 S. Austin St.

The South Texas Pregnancy Care Center will hold its 15th annual fund-raising dinner on Thursday, Oct. 15, at 6 p.m. The event will be held in the Sequin Events Compex at 950 S. Austin St. in Sequin. Guest speaker will be Julie Lyles Carr, a popular speaker and blogger and executive director of Legacy of Hope, a nonprofit group dedicated to serving families of children with special needs. For more information or to register, visit www.couldbepregnant.com.

For more information call 830-999-9999 or visit www.couldbepregnant.com.
Contact Person: UNK
STPCC 2015 Annual Fundraising Banquet

5:30 p.m. / Seguin Events Complex/Coliseum

Silent Auction opens at 5:30 pm Banquet to start at 6:00 pm Guest Speaker-Julie Lyles Carr the wife of Michael and the mom of Madison, McKenna, Justus, Maesy, Jairus, Journey and twins Merci and Jakin. Julie holds degrees in English Literature and Psychology and worked for several years as a television and radio reporter and anchor. A popular speaker and blogger, Julie has posted her writings and photography for several years at her website, www.julielylescarr.com. She serves as the pastor of LifeWomen at her home church of LifeAustin in Austin, Texas, where Randy Phillips, of Phillips, Craig and Dean, leads as senior pastor. As Executive Producer and MC of ImmerseAustin, a yearly women’s event designed to refresh the hearts of women, Julie has been delighted to share the stage with such amazing people as Lysa TerKeurst, Mandisa, Natalie Grant, Anita Renfroe and Candace Cameron Bure. Her upcoming book with Zondervan will be released in 2016 and she is also an audiobook narrator, having voiced titles for a variety of publishers, including Thomas Nelson and Zondervan. Julie is the Executive Director of Legacy of Hope, a non-profit group dedicated to serving families of children with special needs. Julie is a dedicated runner and uses running to avoid her messy bathrooms and kitchen. She is currently training for the Chosen Marathon, an event designed to raise funds for international adoption. Julie and her husband Michael have been married for twenty- six years, have been parenting for twenty-four, and love calling Austin, Texas, home.

For more information call 830-303-2151 or or visit www.CouldBePregnant.com.
Contact Person: Maria Guerrero-South Texas Pregnancy Care Center
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

Let us help you loose that extra weight. We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
Texas Balloon Spectacular

tbd / 101 Club Drive, Floresville, TX (in River Bend)

First Annual Hot Air Balloon Event! (rescheduled from May rain out)

For more information visit http://www.texasballoonspectacular.com.
Lions BBQ Dinner & Dance Celebration

5:30 - ?? / 7791 FM 1346 @1516

The China Grove Area Lions Club celebrates 33 years of service by hosting its annual Fundraiser. Corporate table sponsorships available ($250 for 8 seats); Dinner catered by Ronnie Kiolbassa 6-8; Silent Auction 6-9; Dance 7:30-11:30 with the music of Billy Mata and the Texas Tradition. Ticket donations $25 per person. China Grove Lions supports the community through eye exams and eye glasses, Christmas baskets with food and toys, and gives assistance to families after disasters. They participate by sending children to the beautiful Texas Lions Camp in Kerrville that accommodates handicapped, diabetic, down Syndrome, and cancer patients. Enjoy an evening of fun and help a good cause!

For more information call 210-648-0448.
Contact Person: Cathy Ripps
THE ROCK UMC

8:00am / Silver Horn Golf Club

THE ROCK UMC GOLF TOURNAMENT FUND RAISER

For more information call 210-573-4519 or or visit www.therockumc.com.
Contact Person: Ellen Swetman
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

Let us help you loose that extra weight. We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
Juan Seguin Celebration

10:30 a.m. / Seguin Coliseum, 950 S. Austin

Mr. Henry Cisneros will be this year's guest speaker. Share the experience...tell your family, friends and neighbors! See ya'll in Seguin! If you have never heard him speak or even if you have, we are all in for a real treat. This annual event is always free and open to the public. Need more info, contact: aseguin2@aol.com Come join us! **Other activities are planned throughout downtown Seguin**

For more information call 409-771-6696 or .
Contact Person: Albert Seguin Gonzales
Relay For Life - Bark For Life

1000am to 200pm / River Park

relay for life of wc is hosting our first bark for life to coinside with kick off

For more information call 210-827-6411 or .
Contact Person: nancy dial
Zombie Run

8am to 8pm / La Vernia ISD campuses

Save the Date and get your running shoes ready!! More details soon! Fundraiser for the Youth Advisory Council, YMCA Youth and Student Government Program. Hosted by the LVMDD, YMCA, LVISD and more!

For more information call 830-779-2371.
Contact Person: Brittani Porter
Take Off Pounds Sensibly TOPS

6:30-7:30 / EMS Training Room Hwy. 87

Let us help you loose that extra weight. We are a fun group. We have a weekly weigh in and are welcoming new members and visitors.

For more information call 210-275-7854 or .
Contact Person: Judy Walden
 

November

2015 HOLIDAY GALA

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. OR ???? / 5212 FM 1628 (Corner of HWY & Stuart Road

FREE-FUN-EXCITING EVENT. PREPARING OUR HEARTS FOR THE HOLIDAYS BY SHARING (NO SALES) OUR FAMILY HOLIDAY (THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS & NEW YEARS) TRADITIONS, DECORATING AND CRAFTS IDEAS WITH OTHERS. ANYONE INTERESTED IN SHARING YOUR IDEAS BY EXHIBITING AND/OR DEMONSTRATING HOW TO MAKE YOUR CRAFTY ITEMS ARE WELCOME TO COME JOIN SSBC - TO GET A BLESSING & GIVE A BLESSING -SPACE IS LIMITED SO YOU WILL NEED TO CALL TO RESERVE A TABLE.

For more information call 210-854-7535 or .
Contact Person: Shirley Young
Chihuahua Trail Art Show & Sale

10 am to 8pm / To be announced

Save the Date for the 11th Annual Chihuahua Trail Art Show & Sale featuring local artists. Original paintings in two categories, 1)Local history and 2) Anything the artist wants to paint! All art will be for sale. Watch for details and visit our website! Proceeds benefit the artists and the La Vernia Heritage Museum.

For more information call 210-392-3281 or or visit www.LaVerniaHistory.com.
Contact Person: Elaine or Susan
Pacheco descendants reunion

to be determined / Floresville Event Center

The descendants of five brothers who fought for Texas freedom -- Jose, Francisco, Antonio, Wenseslado, and Luciano Pacheco -- are having a reunion Saturday, Nov. 7, at the Floresville Event Cen-ter. There is an urgent need to get people to register as soon as possible. Also, vol-unteers are badly needed. Most of the descendants who live in the Wilson County area are descend-ants of Fabian Pacheco, the son of Jose. For information or to help, contact Julia Castro at 830-391-5424 or castro-julia022@gmail.com.

For more information call 830-391-5424 or .
Contact Person: Julia Castro
Veteran's Day Community Festival

10:00 - 5:30 / City Park

Five community churches are coming together this Fall to bring you a Veteran's Day Festival. The festival will have adult washer tournament, a Home Run Derby, and horseshoe tournament. The children will have games (bean bag toss, washer pit, Gaga pit and more). Four bands will play for an entire day of entertainment. Bands include country, Christian, Blue Grass and Christian Rock. Come out to support the community. The day will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.

For more information call 210-325-1722 or .
Contact Person: Karla Blackstock
Floresville ISD Ed. Foundation Gala

TBA / Wilson County Showbarn

SAVE THE DATE!! The Floresville ISD Education Foundation will be hosting an event you will not want to miss! More details to come very soon. Saturday, November 21, 2015

For more information call 210-262-6777.
Contact Person: Courtney Cantu
 

December

River Bend Rejoice

tbd / RiverBend

details coming...
Christmas City

6 PM / St. Ann's Catholic Church

Biblical re-enactments, music, animals

For more information call 210-413-8298 or .
Contact Person: Dr. Patrice M Broderick
 

February

2016 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

varies / AT&T Center/Freeman Coliseum grounds

Livestock shows, rodeos, assorted booths and vendors, and entertainment for the whole family. Established in 1950, the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo (S.A.L.E.) has grown to be one of the largest and most prestigious single events in San Antonio, with more than one million visitors entering the grounds each year.

For more information call 210-225-0612 or visit www.sarodeo.com/.
Contact Person: SA Sales Marketing
 

March

Wilson County Garden Day

9-4 / Alternative School Camput

The 10th Annual Wilson County Garden Day will benefit the S.T.A.R.S. program at the Floresville Alternative School. Sponsored by Milberger's Nursery, KLUP Radio 930am, and Wilson County News.

For more information call 830-216-4519 or .
Contact Person: Elaine Kolodziej
Spring Break

N/A / Floresville ISD

Floresville ISD Spring Break

For more information call 830-393-5300.
Contact Person: Floresville ISD
Good Friday

N/A / N/A

Good Friday observances.

For more information call 830-216-4519.
Contact Person: Reader
Easter Sunday

All Day / N/A

Easter Sunday Observances

For more information call 830-216-4519.
Contact Person: Reader
 

April

WC Spring Educational Program

6:00 p.,m. / Hermann Sons Hall, 181 South 1 Mesquite Street, Poth Texas 78147

Speaker Dr. Robert Lyons will speak about Brush Control & Management and Mr Trent Teinert will speak about Feral Hog Control. 2 IPM Ceu's will be offered.

For more information call 830-393-7357 or or visit http://wilson.agrilife.org/.
Contact Person: Bryan Davis
Relay For Life event

600pm to 100am / Floresville ISD

relay for life event

For more information call 210-287-1571 or .
Contact Person: teresa beasley
 

May

Lions Club Car Show

To Be Announced / Floresville High School Campus

The Floresville Lions Club will again sponsor a car show in conjunction with the Floresville ISD. Details to be forthcoming.

For more information call 830-393-2166 or .
Contact Person: Glen Mabe
 

August

23rd Annual Beaver Roundup

3 p.m. / Falls City Community Hall

The Beaver Roundup is held every year on the first Saturday in August. Classes honored will be those with graduation years ending in 1 or 6. Please send in address changes to Beaver Roundup, PO BOX 34, Falls City, TX 78113 by May 1, 2016. Invitations will be mailed or emailed in mid June, 2016. We are looking forward to seeing you at he Beaver Roundup on Saturday, August 1, 2016.

For more information call 830-299-5230 or .
Contact Person: Ronnie Jendrusch
 
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