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Page 6 .The Free Press Bulletin Board + March 6, 2003 .d FYI: Deadline for submitting informatkm and pictures for this column is noon each Tuesday. You may use our E-mail address: news @ haysfreep- to submit information and pictures. Though we can- not guarantee we will be able to publish each submission, you can be assured we'll try our very best. Please remem- ber information must be for a non-profit event. Mondays in March Nat'l Women's History Month Prominent local women from different professions will talk about their careers and give a brief demonstration of their work. The series will be held at the Buds Ubrary, light refresh- ments will be served at 6:30 p.m. and the speakers will pre- sent a 30 minute program at 7 p.m. Babysitting is available and free. Mar. 6 High School Play The Jack C. Hays High School Theatre Program is proud to announce the public perfor- mance of our UIL One Act lay entry THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS. This show is a delight for audiences of all pges. Come laugh and marvel the animals of the pUverbank have many adven- tures, including Mr. Toad dri- Ving cars! A gang of Weasels reatens to destroy their fun fJnless Rat, Badger, Otter, Mole and Toad can work together as a team. The forty- minute show is a great oppor- tunity for youngsters to have one of their first theatre experi- ences. The only public perfor- mance at the Burdine Johnson Theatre at Hays High School is Thursday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $4 for adults and $3 for students. Mar. 6 FCA Parent meeting The Fellowship of Christian Athletes parents are meeting at 3 p.m. in the Trophy room of the Bales Gym at Hays High School. Interested parents are invited to come and help plan future events. Mar. 6 - 7 '- Food Manager Cert. Training Course Texas Coop. Ext. of Hays County is offering a food man- ager certification training course. This program will be offered for $79 at the Hays County Extension Office. 1253 Civic Center Loop, San Marcos. Cost includes training, materials, and the exam. Contact Susan Schramm at 3932120 for more information. ~ ,Mar. 7 Gard= Club will meet at the Wells Fargo :Bank at 1:30 p.m. Friday. Doug : Field from Edward Jones will i :speak about money, stocks :and refirement. Our plant lilt'exchange will also take place. Mar. 7 - April 11 -;Sth Annual Catfish Fry i Every Friday thru Lent the :;Santa Cruz Catholic Church at ,+ FM 2001 and 1-35, will serve fried catfish, fries, cole slaw, beans, bread and tea for $6.00 a plate from 3:30 - 7:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Sacred Men and Santa Cruz Org. National Quilting Day Ubrary in Wimberiey. Ask for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. What ever The Austin Area Quilt Guild will Moselle Walker or Linda you do, don't miss this event at gather at Jourdan-Bachman Eagleton. For special audition Barton Junior High on Pioneer Farm to demonstrate arrangements, please callSaturday, April 5 from 8:00 quilting, answer question, Nathan at (512) 847-1592 or a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Call 295- show vintage and antique (512) 665-1418. www.wimber- 2104 or 268-0092 for further quilts and appraise quilts from info. the late 1880's. The Farm is open from 1 - 5 p.m. admission Mar. 22 May 1 is $5. check for Herbal Studies Galaxy Pageant more info. The Austin School of Herbal The search is on for Miss, Studies celebrates Sprin me Teen and Mrs. Buds U.S. Mar. 11 by offering a Garden Work Day Galaxy 2003 to represent The HILL COUNTRY and OPEN HOUSE on Buds at the Texas U.S. Galaxy RETIRED OFRCERS Saturday, from 9:00 am toCompetition this June 4 - 8 in ASSOC. 12:00 pm at 8803 Bear Creek San Antonio. For more infor- Will hold its first quarter gath- Drive Austin, Texas 78737 mation or to receive an appli- ering and a salute to the Come and get your hands dirty cation, contact the Galaxy - United States Army, at 6:00 by helping to spread someoffice at 9597 Jones Road p.m. on Tuesday, at the Hong compost or plant .a seed, while #138, Houston, Tx 77065, 281- Kong Restaurant in San enjoying a cup of herbal tea 370-7220, fax 281-370-8944 or Marcos. Commissioned offl- and homemade herbal snacks, cers of all branches of the Come and leam what grows m. United States armed forces well in aCentral Texas garden. (active and retired) are encour- Visitors to this free event will Tax Forms at Libraries aged and invited to attend, learn about the school and Kyle and Buds Libraries now For more information and to about the director, Ellenhave Federal Tax Forms and make reservations, call Battye Zimmermann. For more infor- instructions available for the Nagy (Cpt, USN, Reto) at 353- mation on the classes and reg- current year. 1584, Mary Hendricks at 353- istration, visit our website, 1199, or Lee Carlisle (Cpt, or call 512- The Kyle Lions Club USAF, Ret.) at 353-4896, or 301-5838. meets every 2nd Thursday of contact the HCROA at PO Box the month from noon until 1:00 196, San Marcos, Texas Mar. 28 p.m. at the Conference Room 78666. Bettin' on Buda in the Wells Fargo Bank on The Buda Area Chamber of Front Street in Kyle. Please Mar. 12 Commerce will host its first call 268.0378 for information Spring Break at the Ubrary banquet, entitled, =Bettin' on on upcoming programs and The Buda Library is hosting a Buda:' at the Texas Disposal leave a message if you wish to day of actMties, 10:30 - 4:00 System's Game Ranch on attend. for kids, including: improv March 28. The night includes games, ads and crafts, face dinner, a casino and an award PAWS painting, etc. Snacks will be for the Small Business of the Shelter for Animals needs your provided, but you need to bring Year, for the Large Business of help. The homeless animals a sack lunch if you spend the the Year, and more. A have ongoing needs for your day. The event is free and reg- cajun/Riverboat theme is continued generous donations istered participants may attend expected and door prizes and of dry puppy, kitten, dog and without an adult. For more raffles will be included as part cat food. Of course, cat litter is information and registration call of the festMties. The $50 tick- always needed too! Soon the 295-5899. ets include dinner and casino cold weather will be here, and chips. For more information, we are collecting blankets now Mar. 12 contact the Chamber office at to keep our furry guests cozy Shrove Pancake Supper 295-gggg. and comfortable. Come adopt The Manchaca United one and take them to YOUR Methodist Church is serving a cozy home. Call or visit us "all you can eat" pancake sup- 268-1611, (Kyle exit #213) 500 per at FM 1626 and Manchaca Hwy 150 East. Road from 6 - 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. The cost is $3.50 for adults, $2.50 for chil- dren under age 12 with a max- imum family charge of $12. Mar. 18 st. Stephen's Open House St. Stephan's Episcopal School will be open for a tour and pre- senting information Tuesday 9 - 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome to see how St. Stephen's edu- cates two year olds thru 8th grade. Currently enrolling for the fall 2003 - 04 school year. Call 512-847-9857 for more information. Mar. 22 & 23 AudWon for The Music Man The Wimberley Players will hold auditions for Meredith Wilson's perennially popular The Music Man Saturday and Sunday, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Greenhouse Theatre, 50 Marina Circle, Woodcreek. Directed by Nathan Villarreal of San Marcos, this mega musical requires a large cast of men, women, and children of all ages and talents. Those audi- tioning should prepare two songs of different styles to sing with accompanying tracks, or a cappella. If possible, bring a self- portrait and resume. Comfortable dress is suggest- ed. Rehearsals begin July 26, with weekend performances September 12 through October 5. Rehearsal packets are available at the Village Mar. 31 Hays Planning Group The Commun Planning Group is meeting at the San Marcos Baptist Academy from 1 - 4 p.m. The development of this plan fulfills the require- ments outlined in the Texas Administrat ,e Code, Subchapter B. General Grant Program Policies and address- es our community's response to victims of crime and criminal justice needs. Concerned citi- zens, public agencies, non- profit corporations and faith- based organizations are encouraged to attend. For more information call Maria Johnson at 396-3404 or Julia New at 754-0500. Before April 4 The Academy@Hays Are you behind in your high school credits? Do you want to graduate early?. Apply to the Academy to recover missing credits to graduate early or on time. No seniors will be admit- ted the last six weeks of the school year. Please come by or call us to fill out an applica- tion or call 268-1472 ext. 6472. April 5 More Than A Garage Sale Hays High School Project Graduation is raising funds with more than a garage sale! Come enjoy a garage sale, used book sale, car wash, sausage wraps, mini raffle, and more. Do your spring dean- ing before that date and donate your used items by bringing them to Barton Junior High the evening before from Swimming Insb'uctor, needs Pool Swim lessons will not be avail- able at Both and Everett Smith's pool this summer. Instructor Nancy Herrington is looking for someone with a pool to host the lessons for a few weeks this summer. Both says it was a great experience and hopes someone can help out the many kids who need lessons to be safe in the water. Contact Nancy at 268-1701 if you have an option or need information. HYBSA Needs Sponsors Hays Youth BasebalVSoftball Association is seeking spon- sors for the Spring BasebalVSoftball Season. Businesses or individuals wel- come. Several levels available. Contact Tammy Miles for info @ 295-3938. Education Fund for the Newtons Donations may be given to the Newton girls' education fund set up at Buds United Methodist Church. Make checks payable to Buds United Methodist Church, RO. Box 1196, Buds, "IX 78610. PLEASE INDICATE that the check is for the NEWTON EDUCATION FUND. These gifts are tax-deductible and a letter will be issued to the con- tributor as well as to Tracy Newton acknowledging each gift. Mark Porte eld, Pastor 12921 Lowden Lane Manchaca BINGO Wednesday & Friday 7:00 p.m. ~1 i Hall available for NO S310KING I your special events, in Bingo thdl -- Public Welcome--- DRIVER TRAINING "Come Drive With Us" NEW CLASSES BEGIN EVERY THREE WEEKS Enroll now by calling 512-289-0811 (cell) or e-mail Eddy Porter, Instructor Texas License #1769 Located in The Free Press building at 3470 Jack C. Hays Trail, just north of Hays High School I Buds United Methodist Church office number 295-6981. Need help with taxes? Saturdays until April 15 The Kyle Community Ubrary and the Volunteer Income Tax Association are teaming up again this year to provide the elderly and Iow4ncome with assistance in filling out tax forms. The program will con- tinue providing assistance each Saturday from 10:03 am to 1:00 pm in the Kyle Community Library at 409 W. Blanco across from the Kyle Elementary School. WlmDems is a strong coalition of dedicated Democrats. There are no membership dues. WimDems encourages partici- pation by all in accordance with individual talents, interests and time available. For info call Gloria Whitehead, 847-0862 or visit 312-5995 Music Programs for the Whole Family 905N. Loop 4 Close to HEB DANCE HALL SATURDAY, MAR. 8 ($10 Cover) SATURDAY, MAR. 15 512] 398-2901 t-l~ Sundays at 3 p.m. Great Fun Great Food $100 Minimum Game Prize $500 Progressive Jackpot IH 35 Exit 220 100 FM 2001, Buda