November 4, 2009
•The Texas Department of State Health Services will be providing high risk individuals Adult FLU vaccinations at: Trinity Lutheran Church (703 N Main, Blanco), Nov. 4 from 9:30-11am and 1-3pm. COST: individual – Donation Fee $10 for Flu, $10 for Td/Tdap and $20 for Pneumococcal. If you have Medicare or Medicaid, filing will be available. If you have any questions, contact the Department State Health Services, at 830-693-8424.
November 6, 2009
•Santa’s Ranch, the spectacular Christmas light park with more than 1.5 million twinkling lights on 12 acres, will open for its seventh season on Friday, Nov. 6. Located on I-35 between New Braunfels and San Marcos, the park has become a holiday destination for families through out central Texas. Santa’s Ranch will be open every night through Jan. 2. Hours are 6-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 6-11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. For more information call 830-743-1293 or visit online at www.santasranch.net.
November 7, 2009
•Kendalia Volunteer Fire Department: 27th Annual Mexican Supper, raffle and live auction. Saturday, Nov. 7, 5:30 to 8:30pm at the firehouse in Kendalia. Plates $7.00 Lg./$6.00 for a Sm.
November 7, 2009
•Blanco Verde Farm Tour takes off from the Old Blanco County Courthouse in Blanco on November 7 at 9:15am. Blanco Verde, a non-profit that promotes sustainability in the Blanco River area, invites you to be on board for this day-long adventure of three local farms around Wimberley and Johnson City. We’ll return late afternoon, entertained and educated. The $85 cost includes transportation, tours, tastings, and lunch. Seating is limited so please make your reservation by Nov. 1. Call Maggie at 833-0245 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 8, 2009
•Wimberley Java Jive Music Festival at the Lions Club Market Pavilion on FM 2325 from 2:00 to 8:00pm. Live music by Doyle Bramhall, Van Wilks, Terri Hendrix, Lloyd Maines and more. Silent auction and great food. Benefits the Katherine Anne Porter School. Donations gratefully accepted for silent auction (tax deductible).Email email@example.com, call 512-847-6867 or visit www.kapschool.org for more information.
November 12, 2009
•The Blanco County Historical Commission will meet Nov. 12 at 6:30pm in the PEC Community room in JC. All members are urged to attend and guests are welcome. Bring a favorite dish for the Pot Luck Supper. Anyone interested in working with the Historical Commission projects is urged to attend and become a member. For questions or additional information, call or email Nell Krueger at 830-833-5774 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 12, 2009
•Blanco Verde, Blanco’s new environmental organization, is proud to present the first meeting of its book club. The club will meet the second Thursday of every month at Joyful Noise Coffee House, 520 Pecan. The first meeting is Thursday November 12 at 6:00pm. The book to be discussed is Michael Pollan’s Omnivore’s Dilemma. Dr. Charlie Tesar will lead the discussion.
November 17, 2009
•The Blanco County Cat Coalition will meet Tuesday, Nov. 17 at the JC Public Library from 6-8pm. The BCCC is a non-profit organization dedicated to the welfare of cats in the Blanco County area by addressing the problem of cat over population by using the proven method of Trap, Spay/Neuter, Return or TNR. They are not funded by the County and are depending on community involvement to make this a successful program. Please support the BCCC by donating and attending meetings.
November 24, 2009
•Blanco County Democrats will meet Tuesday, November 24, 2009, 6:30pm, at the Blanco Library, 1118 Main Street, Blanco, TX. Please contact Barbara Hudson, 830-868-4219 for info.