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The holidays came early for many Comal ISD educators, as a crew from the Comal Education Foundation Board was on the prowl in late November. It was finally time for teachers to learn if they would receive the Foundation grants they applied for earlier in the school year. After much deliberation, the Comal Education Foundation Board approved 28 grants for the 2017-18 school year with a combined

The 2017 Wassailfest will be held Thursday, December 7th in beautiful and historic downtown New Braunfels! Join us at 6:00 p.m. for the official toast to kick off this cherished, annual event. It's an evening of music, fun food, great shopping, thousands of twinkling holiday lights and, of course

The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Holiday Movie in the Park on Saturday, December 16th at 6:30 p.m. at the Landa Park Dance Slab. Bring your chairs and blankets to enjoy ‘The Polar Express’ - a great family film that is rated G - under the stars in Landa Park. Complementary hot

Spend your day off from school with fun-filled activities such as games, crafts, movies, and more. Campers will enjoy a variety of adventures including: arts and crafts, nature, cooking projects, science experiments, sports, and even surprise events! Bring a morning snack and a sack lunch each day

Race to close down more than 30 miles of roads; Residents are advised to plan ahead and expect delays What: The 10th annual Humana Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon & ½ Marathon returns the weekend of December 2-3, 2017 and will welcome more than 26,000 runners from all 50 states and 21 countries. San Antonio residents can expect road closures and delays on Saturday and Sunday and are
The San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter continues its annual Home 4 the Holidays campaign with “Take Me Home Adoptions Month” featuring $20 fees for all adoptions Dec. 1- 31. Each adoption includes the pet’s spay or neuter, rabies vaccination, de-worming, microchip, city license, and heartworm test. “With as many as 7 million homeless pets in the U.S., it is important everyone get involved to help
The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department presents the first ever Holiday Movie in Your Park event on Tuesday, Dec. 5. Free and open to the public, the event will be held at San Marcos Plaza Park, 201 N. C M Allen Pkwy. The featured movie, Disney's "A Christmas Carol," will begin at approximately 6:15 p.m. Prior to the movie, the San Marcos Homeschoolers choir will perform a variety
Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – The Kyle Depot is hosting two events for family Christmas celebrations this year. On December 10, the Lehman High School Theater Group will perform “Polar Express” at 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. On December 17, volunteers will read Christmas stories in the Station Master’s Office from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Santa Claus will be there both days to
New Braunfels, TX – The City of New Braunfels is hosting a Bulky Goods Drop-Off for residential customers on Saturday, December 9th, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at five (5) locations that residents can utilize. The last vehicle in line at 11:00 a.m. will be the last one assisted. Each quarter the City designates a day for residents to bring bulky items for disposal and recycling. See list of
Ring in the holiday season by creating together at the Family Ornament Workshop ! This event is ideal for families with young children. Families will enjoy decorating cookies and roaming from station to station creating holiday crafts including ornaments, decorations and more! Date: December 14, 2017 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Address: Landa Recreation Center Register by calling 830-221-4370, or
Do you need some time to do your holiday shopping without the kids? Bring them to Kids' Night Out December 9TH, from 6 til 10:00 PM at the Landa Recreation Center. Activities include board games, arts and crafts, sports and creative play. To register your kids for the fun, call the Landa Recreation Center at 830-221-4370 or visit our online registration site at www.nbtexas.org/signup . Cost: $15
Tuesday, December 5th at 5:30 in the Marketplace Shopping Center. The lights will be turned on the 60 foot tall Christmas tree along with live music, caroling, cookie and ornament decorating, pictures with Santa and a memorial candle lighting. In addition to attending this special community event, your donations are also appreciated. Your contribution helps provide loving and compassionate care
The National Park Service has announced that the Dry Comal Hike and Bike Trail Project in New Braunfels has been selected to receive technical assistance to help move the project toward the goal of developing a trail along the Dry Comal that will serve as a spine for a citywide trail system. “We are incredibly pleased to select the Dry Comal Hike and Bike Trail project as one of our key projects
The Chamber’s Business-Education Partnership committee is collecting children’s books to be used in their “Kits for Kids”. These Kits will be distributed to area agencies and schools just prior to the holiday break in December. The “Kits for Kids” program is in its 10th year and has distributed more than 5,000 bags. The purpose of the program is to encourage families with pre-school aged children