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May

ALMOST PATSY CLINE DANCE FUNDRAISER

3-6:30 PM; KITCHEN 2 PM / Geronimo VFW, 6808 N Hwy 123

The Almost Patsy Cline Band will be playing fantastic country dance music at the Geronimo VFW, 6808 N Hwy 123, Geronimo. Kitchen opens at 2 pm. $10 advance sale & $12 AT DOOR. Hall is open to all. Tickets are on sale now. Call 830-379-0506/305-5478.

For more information call 830-305-5478 or or visit www.vfwpost8456.com.
Contact Person: Barbara Owen
American Legion Post 539 Memorial Day

1030-1130AM / 14400 FM 1346

Let us all remember our Veterans. Please Join American Legion Post 539 for our Memorial Day Observance.

For more information call 210-559-0000 or or visit http://cyberjag33.wix.com/alp539.
Contact Person: American Legion Post 539
Cestohowa Cemetery Veteran Ceremony

Memorial Mass-10:00AM followed by Cemetery Ceremony / Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church

The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish will conduct it's Annual Memorial Mass and Cemetery Ceremony in conjunction with the Homecoming Picnic. The Cemetery Ceremony sponsored by Catholic Life Ins. Branch 29 will include participation by the Poth VFW, Falls City 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, and local veterans. A special song will be sung by local youth Cody Martinez who also wrote the song.

For more information call 830-745-2375 or .
Contact Person: Wayne Tiemann
THE ROCK UMC WORSHIP SERVICE

10:30AM / GREEN ACRES GOLF & GAMES

Worship Service

For more information call 210-573-4519 or or visit www.therockumc.com.
Contact Person: Ellen Swetman
Memorial Day Observance

10;00 AM / American Legion Post 38 1412 4th Street

The American Legion Post 38 Will hold a Memorial Day Observance with a Guest speaker and free hotdogs and hamburgers while supplies last.

For more information call 830-393-0969 or .
Contact Person: Greg Henricks
Sutherland Springs Cemetery Memorial Day

9:30 a.m. / Sutherland Springs Cemetery

Mark your calendar for the Sutherland Springs Cemetery Association’s annual Memorial Day Ceremony planned for Monday, May 30, at 9:30 a.m. Guests are asked to take lawn chairs and help honor those who served in the U.S. military that are buried in the historical Sutherland Springs Cemetery. Members of the Floresville High School Junior Historians will assist with the ceremony. For more information, call 830-947-4293 or 830-217-4391 or email historicalcemetery1860@gmail.com.

For more information call 830-947-4293 or .
Contact Person: UNK
 

June

Floresville Opry Jam Night

5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. / 435 St Hwy 97E Floresville, Tx

A night of great talents performing, including a special performance by Britt Ballenger of Boerne. Other jammers will include Julia Weaver, Jack Rogers, Sally Carlson, Gary Trial, Pete Byrd, Rich Orr, and Kim Green. (Call ahead if you want to try your turn at the mic!) Admission $10.00/person. Dancing-Door Prizes-Concessions- Catered Roast Beef Dinner includes tea for $8.00; homemade pecan pie slices $2.00. (Let Viola know if you want a plate so she can give the caterer a number.) Benefits Wilson County Historical Society.

For more information call 830-393-6512 or or visit Facebook/Floresville Opry.
Contact Person: Viola Henke
Floresville ISD

early release / Floresville ISD

Floresville ISD will have early release and it is the last day of school

For more information call 830-393-5300.
Contact Person: Admin
Beautification Along Chihuahua Street

9:00 am / Beginning at LV Food Pantry, 229 W. Chihuahua St.

Volunteers are needed to help plant donated plants and shrubs along the historic main street in La Vernia. More than 50 trees and shrubs will be planted. The plants were donated by the Floresville Alternative School. Volunteers are invited to help beginning on Friday, June 3 at 9am at the La Vernia Food Pantry, 229 W. Chihuahua and will continue at other locations along La Vernia's old main street.Volunteers are requested to bring work gloves and tools, please.

For more information call 830-779-2636 or visit www.Facebook.com/KeepLaVerniaBeautiful.
Contact Person: Keep LV Beautiful
Graduation FISD

TBA / TBA

Floresville Gradution Class of 2016

For more information call 830-393-5300.
Contact Person: Office
Watermelon Jubilee Volleyball Tournament

9am / Stockdale City Park

The annual Watermelon Jubilee Volleyball Tournament will be held on Saturday, June 11th in the City Park. Registration will begin 9am with first serve at 10am. Fees are $120 per team. For more information, contact Jesse Vela at (830) 391-4335.

For more information call 830-391-4335 or or visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Contact Person: Jesse Vela
Peanut Festival Golf Tournament

Noon / River Bend Golf Club, 101 Club Drive, Floresville, TX 78114

Registration will begin at 12 P.M., followed by a 1 P.M. shotgun start. $75 per golfer $300 per team Includes golf cart, hospitality bag, green fees, refreshments, dinner and a chance to win door prizes Mulligans will be sold Golfers 65 and older may play from the senior tees $100 Hole Sponsor There will also be a silent auction onsite and on our facebook page. Benefiting the Floresville Peanut Festival Assn Scholarship Program

For more information call 830-391-0053 or or visit www.floresvillepeanutfestival.org.
Contact Person: Michelle Tackitt
Magical Balloon Guy

10:00 am / American Legion Hall

Kick-off the Summer Reading with Rob Holladay the Magical Balloon Guy

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
crime stoppers training

8:00am to 5:00pm / Floresville Event Center

open to public, free, education about crime stoppers operations in our area

For more information call 210-913-1858 or .
Contact Person: Marrie Aldridge
Maker Hangout

10 am-2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Join us for electronics, robot building, programming, crafts, etc. Activities for all ages. See our Summer Reading webpage for more information.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit http://www.wilsoncountylibrary.org/summer-reading-2016.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Maker Hangout

10 am & 2 pm / Poth Library

Special MAKE session. Create and design your own Duct tape dry erase board

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Summer Story Time

10:30 am / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special story time for the preschool library goer.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nikkii Myrick
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about edible plant parts. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Trinkets and Treasures Resale Shop

09:30am-02:30pm / San Antonio State Hospital - Logan Hall

The Volunteer Services Council of the San Antonio State Hospital is opening their "Trinkets & Treasures Resale Shop” on June 7, 2016 between 9:30 am and 2:30 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 or .
Contact Person: Stephanie Weimer
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about potatoes. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Coffee, Cookies & Crayola

5:00 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Come de-stress with library staff as you sip coffee, munch of cookies and color with Crayola pencils

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Prayers Across Texas

Noon / Courthouse Lawn

Community Prayer Meeting for Leaders, Law Enforcement, and Nation hosted by Dr. Johnny Teague. All are invited including all local Pastors.

For more information call 281-924-4460 or visit www.prayersacrosstexas.org.
Contact Person: Dr. Johnny Teague
USS Ajax Reunion

9 am - 10 pm / Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport

Open to all who served aboard the USS Ajax AR-6.

For more information call 210-288-7904 or or visit www.ussajaxassociation.org.
Contact Person: Thomas Judge
Lego Robotics

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

This self paced program in building Lego animatronics. Our local Maker-in-Residence will be available to help work you through our many levels as you learn about gears, pulleys and coding.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special MAKE session. Make a solar oven to bake some s'mores.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Family Place Play Date

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Family Place Play Dates are for our youngest library patrons between the ages of birth and 3 years and their parents or caregivers.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Texas Folklife Festival

Fri. 5-11 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 12-7 p.m. / Institute of Texan Cultures at 801 East Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.

The 45th annual Texas Folklife Festival will include more than 40 different cultural groups in Texas with more than 250 participants celebrating their culture and heritage. The event will include a wide variety of ethnic food, music, dance, and arts and crafts. Advance tickets are $10 for adults (13 and older) or $12 at the gate, and $5 for children age 6-12. Children 5 and under are free.

For more information call 210-458-2224 or visit www.texasfolklifefestival.org.
Contact Person: UNK
Open Gate: Hickory Lake Beef Day

9:00-4:00 / Start at 7415 Gin Rd. Marion, Texas 78124 (located in Zuehl) and end at 878 CR 339 in La Vernia, TX

Spend a day in the country just east of San Antonio to renew your hope for the future of food in central Texas. The gate is open, come on in. Folks involved in many aspects of food production are gathering to talk about how healthy food is created from the soil’s food web right up to the delicious grass-finished beef and bone broth you will enjoy at the hands of an accomplished chef. Our Hickory Lake Beef Day is part of HMI’s Open Gate Learning Series. Open Gates are on-the-ground learning days for producers and consumers who care about land health and creating nutritious food systems to come together and discover their role in regenerative agriculture. The day includes short presentations and small group exercises geared for participants to share discoveries and management techniques with guidance from experienced facilitators and producers. Whether you are a consumer or producer, interested in healthy local foods and thriving communities, or needing information on raising grass-fed beef, this is a day for you.

For more information call 512-858-2761 or or visit http://holisticmanagement.org/oghlb/.
Contact Person: Peggy Cole
Watermelon Jubilee Golf Tournament

12pm / Riverbend Golf Club

This year’s festival will commence with the annual Watermelon Jubilee Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 4th at Riverbend Golf Club in Floresville. Registration will begin at 12 noon; start time will be 1:30pm. Entry fees are $75 per player or $300 per team (or register early before June 1st for $280 per team!), and the entry fee includes green fee, cart rental & meal. Mulligans will be $5 per player. Entry forms are available on our website at www.stockdaletx.org or at Brahma Bullpen in Stockdale. For questions or more information, contact Jesse Vela at (830) 391-4335 or Donald Bennett at (830) 391-2467.

For more information call 830-391-4335 or or visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Contact Person: Jesse Vela
Disaster Shelter Training

9:00 AM- Noon / Wilson County Office of Emergency Management, 800 Tenth St. Courthouse Annex II, Bldg B, Floresville TX 78114

The American Red Cross is offering a free three hour course in Community Disaster Sheltering. This is is a basic-level course that introduces guidelines and procedures for setting up, running, and closing a shelter during a disaster. Wilson County needs trained volunteers to help with community disaster preparedness. Step up and get involved.

For more information call 830-393-8573 or .
Contact Person: Cynthia Stafford, Volunteer Coordinator
St. Helena Men's Club picnic

11 a.m. / Panna Maria Community Hall

St. Helena Catholic Church will hold its annual Men’s Club Picnic on Sunday, June 12, in the Panna Maria Community Hall in Panna Maria. Carne guisada plates with all the trimmings will be served at 11 a.m. Activities will include bingo at noon, an auction, a cake stand, kids’ games, hot tamales, and a live auction at 2:30 p.m. Entertainment for all ages will be held throughout the day.

For more information call 830-789-4442.
Contact Person: Mary Janysek
Maker Hangout

10 am-2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Join us for electronics, robot building, programming, crafts, etc. Activities for all ages. See our Summer Reading webpage for more information.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit http://www.wilsoncountylibrary.org/summer-reading-2016.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Poth Library

Special MAKE session. Experiment wit paper circuits with copper tape.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Summer Story Time

10:30 am / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special story time for preschool library goers.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nikkii Myrick
VBS - First Lutheran Church

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM / 1406 Sixth Street

You are invited to an amazing underground adventure at Cave Quest Vacation Bible School June 13-17, 2016. Our goal is to reach 150 children with Jesus’ love, a love that takes us through dark times. Kids and adults will deepen their faith by exploring who Jesus is -- the light of the world!

For more information call 830-393-2747 or or visit www.dojoy.org.
Contact Person: Church Office
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about sweet treats. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Wildscapes for small animals

7.00pm / St John Lutheran Church, FM 465

Flowers and birds are the longed-for and obvious stars of any garden, but what about the mammals, reptiles and amphibians who are equally important to a healthy natural landscape? Guadalupe County Chapter, Native Plant Society of Texas welcomes Trent Teinert, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Natural Resources Specialist for Guadalupe County, who will teach us how to attract and keep this quieter, less flashy, but still charming and essential population. There is a plant/seed exchange and greeting at 6:30 PM followed by the program at 7:00 PM Admission is free and visitors are always welcome.

For more information call 830-865-3047 or .
Contact Person: Jennifer Wilson
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about what do animals eat. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Coffee, Cookies & Crayola

5:00 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Come de-stress with us as you sip coffee, munch on cookies and color with Crayola pencils.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Coronation of Queen Melone LXXII

7pm / Stockdale High School Auditorium

Please join us for the Coronation of Queen Melone LXXII and her Court in the Stockdale High School Auditorium. Entry is FREE with a current Chamber of Commerce membership!

For more information call 210-771-1719 or or visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Contact Person: Sherry Lambeck
Lego Robotics

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

This self paced program in building Lego animatronics. Our local Maker-in-Residence will be available to help work you through our many levels as you learn about gears, pulleys and coding.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special MAKE session. Create and design your own Duct tape dry erase board

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
72nd annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee

6pm-1am / Stockdale City Park

Join us for the 72nd annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee at the Stockdale City Park!

For more information call 210-771-1719 or or visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Contact Person: Sherry Lambeck
72nd annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee

6pm / Stockdale City Park

Join us for the 72nd annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee, featuring Sunny Sweeney & Reckless Kelly!

For more information call 210-771-1719 or or visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Contact Person: Sherry Lambeck
Family Place Play Date

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Family Place Play Dates are for our youngest library patrons between the ages of birth and 3 years and their parents or caregivers.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
72nd annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee

6pm / Stockdale City Park

Join us for the 72nd annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee, featuring Bart Crow and Cody Jinks!

For more information call 210-771-1719 or or visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Contact Person: Sherry Lambeck
Watermelon Jubilee Former Queens' Brunch

10am / Stockdale Community Building

All former Jubilee and Rodeo Queens are invited and welcome to attend brunch before the Jubilee parade. Brunch will start at 10am at the Community Building - bring your friends and family as well! We will have reserved seating for the parade in front of the Community Building!

For more information call 210-771-1719 or or visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Contact Person: Sherry Lambeck
Fatherfest

noon - 9pm / Alamo Beer Company, 202 Lamar, San Antonio, TX, 78202

Who: Alamo Beer Company, Kiolbassa Sausage, The Urology Place and Pints for Prostates What: Alamo Beer Company and Kiolbassa are coming together to celebrate dad at our 2nd Annual FatherFest at Alamo Beer Hall. Proceeds benefit Pints for Prostates. Live music begins at noon and features Abraham Weaver, Clint Tomerlin and Lacy Brinson plus a performance by Mitch Webb and the Swindles. The Urology Place will be offering onsite prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood testing at no cost for the first 300 men and testosterone testing for $20. Interactive activities for dads and kids will be available including a moon bounce and a Dad’s Workshop. The Workshop will feature guest speakers including a grill master, beer expert, health pro and more. A Celebrity and Dad Kiolbassa cook-off is also scheduled. Additionally, food trucks will be competing to qualify for an Alamo Food Fight event. Participants can purchase a $15 tasting ticket. A $25 tasting ticket will also get you a FatherFest pint glass, your first beer and food samples. Visit alamobeer.com or kiolbassa.com for up-to-date details. Information also available via social media. When: Father’s Day, Sunday, June 19, 2016 Time: Noon till 9 PM Cost: FREE ENTRANCE Where: Alamo Beer Company Brewery 202 Lamar San Antonio Texas 78202, San Antonio, Texas 78202 Contact: Andrew Anguiano, (210) 797-2113, email andrew@drewadvertising.com

For more information call 210-797-2113 or or visit www.alamobeer.com.
Contact Person: Andrew Anguiano
Maker Hangout

10 am-2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Join us for electronics, robot building, programming, crafts, etc. Activities for all ages. See our Summer Reading webpage for more information.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit http://www.wilsoncountylibrary.org/summer-reading-2016.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
A Pool Adventure! Vacation Bible School

9 am to 12:00 pm / 5449 HY 123 N, Stockdale, Texas

Calvary Cowboy Fellowship presents "A Pool Adventure" - VBS 2016. Open to children from 4 to 11 years old. We will have days filled with water fun, games, praise music, puppets and Bible Stories. Come join us!

For more information call 210-823-7915 or .
Contact Person: Maria Bailey
Summer Story Time

10:30 am / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special story time for preschool library goers.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nikkii Myrick
VBS SUBMERGED

8:30 to 12 noon / Salem Sayers Baptist Church

VBS, an advenyture into God's word! Children age 4 to just completing 6th grade are invited to participate in the underwater depths of learning, singing, games, crafts and refreshments. Learn that Jesus sees. Jesus knows. Jesus Saves. Put on your goggles and flippers and jump in for a great time.

For more information call 210-649-2153 or or visit www.salemsayers.org.
Contact Person: Joni Teter
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Poth Library

Special MAKE session. Let's bake s'mores in a solar oven you make.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about milk and cookies. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. Today we'll host a book-nic. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Coffee, Cookies & Crayola

5:00 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Come de-stress with library staff as you sip coffee, munch on cookies and color with Crayola pencils.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Lego Robotics

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

This self paced program in building Lego animatronics. Our local Maker-in-Residence will be available to help work you through our many levels as you learn about gears, pulleys and coding.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Family Place Play Date

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Family Place Play Dates are for our youngest library patrons between the ages of birth and 3 years and their parents or caregivers.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Stuffed Animal Sleepover

9 am - 5 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Check your stuffed animal into the library's fabulous sleepover. Then return Saturday to see what fun they had overnight without you in the library.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Book Club Meeting

1:30 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

June's book club meeting discusses the mystery books and goodies of JoAnne Fluke

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Oak Hills Community Church Yard Sale

8am-12pm / Oak Hills Community Church 90 Eagle Creek Ranch Blvd, Floresville, TX 78114

Inside Spot $20/Outside Spots $10 available. Vendors and Rummage Sellers. Food and Drinks will be available for Sale Come for Breakfast/Brunch or Lunch and shop!

For more information call 210-887-0421 or .
Contact Person: Audrey Corpus
THE ROCK LAS CHILADAS FUND RAISER

5:00PM-8:30PM / 2387 NW MILITARY HWY

COME OUT AND SUPPORT THE ROCK AT THE LAS CHILADAS MEXICAN RESTAURANT

For more information call 210-573-4519 or or visit www.therockumc.com.
Contact Person: Ellen Swetman
Maker Hangout

10 am-2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Join us for electronics, robot building, programming, crafts, etc. Activities for all ages. See our Summer Reading webpage for more information.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit http://www.wilsoncountylibrary.org/summer-reading-2016.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Poth Library

Special MAKE session. Try your mixology skills with a special 4th of July layered drink

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Summer Story Time

10:30 am / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special story time for preschool library goers.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nikkii Myrick
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about the weather being Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about breakfast. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Coffee, Cookies & Crayola

5:00 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Come de-stress with library staff as you sip coffee, munch on cookies, and color with Crayola pencils.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special MAKE session. Experiment with a special layered drink for the 4th of July

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
The Edge of Imagination

2:00 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

An interactive mobile stop motion animation lab. All performances free and open to the public For more information call 830-393-7361 or send an e-mail or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org. Contact Person: Nicki Stohr

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
The Edge of Imagination Station

10:00 am / American Legion Hall

An interactive mobile stop motion animation lab. All performances free and open to the public.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
The Edge of Imagination Station

5:00 pm / Intermediate School Library

An interactive mobile stop motion animation lab. All performances free and open to the public.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
 

July

Family Place Play Date

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Family Place Play Dates are for our youngest library patrons between the ages of birth and 3 years and their parents or caregivers.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Family, Fun & Freedom Festival

2:00 pm -11:00pm / The Grounds atthe Lauro G. Deleon III Floresville Event Center

The “Family, Fun & Freedom Festival” will be held on Sunday July 3rd from 2:00pm -11:00pm on the grounds of the Lauro G. Deleon III Floresville Event Center. Kids 12 and under are free, Pre Sale Tickets are just $5 and if you want to buy your ticket at the event it will cost you $10. Parking is Free. The event will be indoors and outdoors with plenty of space inside for Arts & Crafts vendors and area businesses wanting to advertise. There will be a kid’s area, Kite Flying field, Watermelon Eating and Washer Contests, Car Show, Live Music featuring Country Western, Blues, Oldies and Tejano. There will be a nice variety of food and beverage booths to satisfy your hunger and quench your thirst. We are celebrating our country’s independence so we will have an area themed “The Honor Wall”; where you can post a photo of a friend or family member who has helped protect our country and ensure our Independence. An evening Flag Ceremony including the singing of our national anthem is also in the works. It would not truly be an Independence Day celebration without a Fireworks show. This one in particular will be accompanied by patriotic music that will surely give you goosebumps. This “Family, Fun & Freedom Festival” is for the entire community! It will be promoted county-wide and then some!! Gather the family, grab your lawn chair and come celebrate with us. Ticket Sale locations are being set up and sales will begin in early May, but planning is going on right now! Become a SPONSOR of this great event. Vendor Spaces are available Volunteers are needed!

For more information call 830-393-7050 or or visit www.facebook.com/eventcenter01.
Contact Person: Tony Rivera
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about being loco for cocoa. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Maker Hangout

10 am-2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Join us for electronics, robot building, programming, crafts, etc. Activities for all ages. See our Summer Reading webpage for more information.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit http://www.wilsoncountylibrary.org/summer-reading-2016.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Poth Library

Special MAKE session. Learn about designing paper glass.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Summer Story Time

10:30 am / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special story time for preschool library goers.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nikkii Myrick
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about an ice cream extravaganza. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Coffee, Cookies & Crayola

5:00 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Come de-stress with library staff as you sip coffee, munch on cookies, and color with Crayola pencils.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Lego Robotics

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

This self paced program in building Lego animatronics. Our local Maker-in-Residence will be available to help work you through our many levels as you learn about gears, pulleys and coding.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special MAKE session. Create and design a special Hanging Bookmak

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Family Place Play Date

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Family Place Play Dates are for our youngest library patrons between the ages of birth and 3 years and their parents or caregivers.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
6th Annual Ice Cream Freeze Off

11 am - 12 noom / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Enter your favorite family recipe of homemade ice cream or just come by to judge your favorite flavor. Prizes awarded for top flavors.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Gregorio & Ana Esparza Family Reunion

Registration 9:00am program to start at 10:00am. / Floresville Event Center

Gregorio & Ana Esparza Family Reunion. We invite all who are descendents to attend. Genealogy, games, meet and greet.

For more information call 830-569-3602 or or visit www.Gregorio & Ana Salazar Esparza Reunion.
Contact Person: Gloria Uribe Jenks
LAVENDER SPRINGS SPA RETREAT

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. / 5212 FM 1628 (Corner of HWY & Stuart Road

ONE-DAY RETREAT - "RESTING IN GOD'S FAITHFULNESS." IN DEPTH BIBLE STUDY FROM THE BOOK OF PSALMS; AN UNFORGETTABLE WORSHIP EXPERIENCE - BIBLE STUDY, SONGS/PRAYERS; FELLOWSHIP, MEETING OTHER WOMEN, RELAXING AND BEING PAMPERED; AN OPPORTUNITY TO REST IN GOD'S FAITHFULNESS DURING THE UPS AND DOWNS OF LIFE. Cost $25 - includes material and lunch. Registration deadline is June 15th. FOR REGISTRATION INFORMATION, PLEASE GIVE US A CALL.

For more information call 210-854-7535 or .
Contact Person: Shirley Young
Maker Hangout

10 am-2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Join us for electronics, robot building, programming, crafts, etc. Activities for all ages. See our Summer Reading webpage for more information. This is the last week.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit http://www.wilsoncountylibrary.org/summer-reading-2016.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Poth Library

Special MAKE session. Have fun creating a special "Hanging" bookmark with a digital camera and packing tape.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Summer Story Time

10:30 am / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special story time for preschool library goers.

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nikkii Myrick
Town Hall Meeting

6:30pm / City Hall

Town Hall Meeting. Invited to attend County Judge Dickie Jackson, County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr., County Commissioner Pct. 4 Larry Wiley, Justice of the Peace Pct. 4 C.J. Rutland, Constable Pct. 4 Galen Jansky, Stockale Mayor Ray Wolff and Stockdale City Manager Banks Akin

For more information call 830-391-3153 or .
Contact Person: Dickie Jackson
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. To day we'll read stories about a wonderful pizza garden. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
All-Aged Story Time

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Special themed story time for all ages. Today we'll read stories to discuss what you would eat. Each story time followed by a special recipe to try at home.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Coffee, Cookies & Crayola

5:00 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Come de-stress with library staff as you sip coffee, munch on cookies, and color with Crayola pencils.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Senior Appreciation Party

10:30 am - 1:00 pm / 260 US Hwy 181

Join us for bingo, prizes, and an educational discussion about weight management and exercising for Seniors.

For more information call 830-393-8222 or or visit www.partnersinprimarycare.com.
Contact Person: Ashley Moy
Last Day Reading Logs

5 - 7 pm / LaVernia Intermediate School Library

Last day to turn in reading logs at the LaVernia Intermediate School Library

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Maker Hangout

10 am - 2 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Special MAKE session. Create and color paper glass from felt tip markers, coffee filter and spray starch

For more information call 830-996-3114 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Family Place Play Date

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Family Place Play Dates are for our youngest library patrons between the ages of birth and 3 years and their parents or caregivers.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Last Day Reading Logs

10 am - 5 pm / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

Last day to turn in reading logs. No reading logs will be not be accepted after close of business.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Last Day Reading Logs

10 am - 2 pm / Poth Library

Last day to turn in reading logs. No reading logs will be accepted after close of business.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Lego Robotics

10 am & 2 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

This self paced program in building Lego animatronics. Our local Maker-in-Residence will be available to help work you through our many levels as you learn about gears, pulleys and coding.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
Delicious Grand Finale Summer Reading

11am - 1 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

What a delicious ending to a great summer program? Make your own trail mix, cookie decorating a d a huge craft session from this summers story times.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
K-Town Kickin' for a Kure

TBA / Kosciusko Hall, 7975 FM 541 E, Stockdale, Texas

Kickin' for a Kure, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

For more information or visit www.kickinforakure.com/.
Contact Person: Gary Moy
Last Day Reading Logs

9 am - 1 pm / Sam Fore, Jr. Public Library

Last day to turn in reading logs. No logs will be accepted after close of business

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
VBS Egypt Joseph's Journey

8:45 am - 12:00 pm / Resurrection UMC, 7709 Knowlton Rd.

Free VBS for children entering Kindergarten - 5th grade. Join Joseph as he swats away scorpions in a dark prison cell...stroll through the golden splendor of Pharaoh's palace... experience exotic sights and smells in an Egyptian bazaar...be carried away by music wafting through enticing desert air. What a week of fun--and lasting Bible learning! On-line registration available.

For more information call 210-649-2636 or or visit www.resurrectionumcsa.org.
Contact Person: Phyllis Fees
VBS First United Methodist Church

9-12 / Franklin Avenue

Vacation Bible School at the First United Methodist Church in Nixon Tx

For more information call 830-477-1390 or .
Contact Person: Bobbie West
 

August

Back to School Health & Safety Fair

9:00am - 3:00pm / Justice Center Parking

The Floresville Leo's Club have teamed up with different organizations for a great event. Stay tune for more info.

For more information call 210-383-7744 or .
Contact Person: Lee Gonen
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
Denim & Diamonds Casino Night

5:00 PM / Floresville Event Center

This event brings the feel of Vegas right here! Enjoy blackjack, roulette, craps, slots, poker tournament and more! One lucky guest present at the end will win a trip to Vegas! Great live and silent auction! Table of 8 is $500 and individual tickets are $65.

For more information call 830-393-1302 or or visit www.consolatahealthcarefoundation.org.
Contact Person: Lacy Felux
 

September

Senior Appreciation Party

10:30 am - 1:00 pm / 260 US Hwy 181

Join us for bingo, prizes, refreshments, and an educational discussion about diabetes

For more information call 830-393-8222 or or visit www.partnersinprimarycare.com.
Contact Person: Ashley Moy
2nd Annual Wilson County Mini Makerfaire

9:00-4:00 / Floresville Event Center

A family-oriented event with makers of all kinds, including robots, 3D printers, quilters, crafters, woodworkers, artists, etc. Admission is just $5 per person and children one and under are free. Something for everyone.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountymakerfaire.com.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
Save the Date

All day / 1550 Bandera Highway

The Museum of Western Art is hosting their 33rd Annual Art Sale and Expedition all day on Saturday, September 17th. Come and experience a chuck wagon breakfast, special tours, and view exquisite art for sale by today's Western artists!

For more information call 830-896-2553 or or visit www.museumofwesternart.com.
Contact Person: Stephanie Turnham
Wilson County Mini Maker Faire

9:00 am-4 pm / Floresville Event Center

The Second Annual Wilson County Mini Maker Faire will feature crafts, do-it-yourself era, robotics, 3D printing, and other maker exhibits. Sponsored by Wilson County Public Libraries and Wilson County Education Foundation, Inc.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountymakerfaire.org.
Contact Person: Linda Downs
A Night in Old Hollywood

6 PM - 12 AM / Wilson County Show Barn

A Night in Old Hollywood - A Red Carpet Affair. Dinner, Auction & Dance

For more information call 830-202-7737 or .
Contact Person: Clifton Henke
 

October

Floresville Peanut Festival

TBA / Downtown Floresville

The Floresville Peanut Festival is celebrated every 2nd weekend in October with fun, games, royalty, parades and more in Floresville.

For more information call 830-534-8983 or or visit floresvillepeanutfestival.org/.
Contact Person: Linnci Angle
THE ROCK GOLF TOURNAMENT

8:00AM / 1100 W BITTERS RD

SILVERHORN GOLF CLUB GOLF TOURNAMENT FUND RAISER INCLUDING LUNCH

For more information call 210-573-4519 or or visit www.therockumc.com.
Contact Person: Ellen Swetman
Register to Vote

TBA / Elections Office

This is the last day citizens may register to vote in the Nov. 8 General Election. (Wilson County Info)

For more information call 830-393-7380.
Contact Person: Elections Office
Senior Appreciation Party

10:30 am - 1:00 pm / 260 US Hwy 181

Join us for bingo, prizes, refreshments, and an educational discussion on preventing and treating back pain naturally using different stretching techniques

For more information call 830-393-8222 or or visit www.partnersinprimarycare.com.
Contact Person: Ashley Moy
Basic CERT Course

Fri 6:00-10:00PM ; Sat/Sun 8:00AM-5:00PM / La Vernia Fire Rescue Station # 1, 12190 US Hwy 87, La Vernia, Texas.

Disasters can strike in Wilson County, Texas. Are you prepared? Do you know what to do to protect yourself, your family and neighbors if a disaster occurs? A free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Course providing disaster preparedness for the general public will be held the weekend of 14-16 October 2016 at the La Vernia Fire Rescue Station # 1, 12190 US Hwy 87, La Vernia, Texas. The fire station is located just East of the center of the city of La Vernia on Hwy 87. The topics will include Individual and Community Disaster Preparedness, Fire & Hazardous Material Safety, Disaster Utility Control, Disaster Medical Procedures, Light Search & Rescue techniques, Disaster Psychology, CERT & Terrorism, Incident Command System, CERT Organization and Communications. The 20 hours of training will conclude with a simulated disaster exercise to evaluate skills learned during the course. For more information or pre-registration, contact Cynthia Stafford, Volunteer Coordinator, Wilson County Office of Emergency Management at Telephone: 830-393-8573; Fax 830-393-8379 or E-mail: wcoem@co.wilson.tx.us .

For more information call 830-393-8573 or .
Contact Person: Cynthia Stafford, Volunteer Coordinator
Fall Festival

10am - 5pm / TBA

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For more information call 210-268-7380 or .
Contact Person: Alena
Fall Festival

10am - 5pm / TBA

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For more information call 210-268-7380 or .
Contact Person: Alena
Early Voting Begins for General Election

TBA / TBA

This is the first day of early voting by personal appearance for the Nov. 8 General Election. (Watch local newspaper for times and location.)

For more information call 830-393-7380.
Contact Person: Elections Office
 

November

Early Voting Ends for General Election

TBA / TBA

This is the last day of early voting by personal appearance for the Nov. 8 General Election. (For specifics, check local newspaper.)

For more information call 830-393-7380.
Contact Person: Elections Office
General Election

7 a.m. - 7 p.m. / Your Precinct

Polls are open for the presidential election. Check local newspaper for polling locations.

For more information call 830-393-7380.
Contact Person: Elections Office
 

December

Senior Appreciation Party

10:30 am - 1:00 pm / 260 US Hwy 181

Join us for bingo, prizes, refreshments, and an educational discussion given by one of our doctors. We will also be doing a Holiday ornament exchange. If you would like to participate please bring an ornament with you.

For more information call 830-393-8222 or or visit www.partnersinprimarycare.com.
Contact Person: Ashley Moy
DATE CHANGE! Edge of Imagination Station

2:00 p.m. / Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library

THE DATE OF THIS EVEN IS JUNE 30. THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED MAY 30 FOR MEMORIAL DAY. The Edge of Imagination Station will make a stop at the Sarah Bain Chandler Public Library on Monday, May 30, at 2 p.m.

For more information call 830-393-7361 or or visit www.wilsoncountylibrary.org.
Contact Person: Nicki Stohr
 

February

San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

Daily / AT&T Center, San Antonio

Award-winning stock show and rodeo with incredible lineup of entertainers, competitions, carnival, and more.

For more information call 210-225-5851 or or visit http://www.sarodeo.com/.
Contact Person: SA Rodeo
 
Drama Kids
Triple R DC Experts
Heavenly Touch Massage Therapy