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, Ag Extension Agent
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 3, 2014
A 4-H Hunter Safety Camp for Rifle, Archery, Skills Trail, Wildlife ID, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, Wilderness Survival/1st Aid, Pistol & More will be held October 17-19, 2014, 7:30 p.m., Friday – 3:00 p.m. Sunday at the Game Warden Training Center at 4363 FM 1047, Hamilton, Tx 76531. Any interested 4-H member must be at least 12 years old or up.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 3, 2014
After taking off for the summer, the Hill Country CattleWomen will resume their monthly meetings, beginning September 16, 2014. The September 16th meeting will be held in Fredericksburg at the Farm Bureau Events Center located at 237 Equestrian Dr. Social hour will begin at 10:00 am., meeting at 10:30 with a special program and lunch to follow.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 3, 2014
Saturday, September 27,10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Mason Court House Lawn This is the Second year for this event. Several churches will have food booths crafts and games for all ages. So mark your calendars’ to come down to the court House for a fun day. To start the day off The Gem of the Hill Country 8th Annual 5K/10k run at 8 a.m. (Fund raiser for the Mason Lions Club) Old yeller Days, 9 a.m.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 3, 2014
All money raised will go to help find a cure for Rett Syndrome FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER PLEASE VISIT www.hannahshopeforacure.com OCTOBER 25, 2014 Location: Fort Mason Park 1015 San Antonio St. Mason, TX 76856 Schedule of Events: 8:30AM Race Registration 9:30AM Kids Race 10:30AM 5K Walk/Run 11:30PM Food and Silent Auction 12:30PM Awards Ceremony Race Groups and Fee: Kids Group (Ages 13 and Under) $10.00 5K walk/run: Includes Race Entry & T-Shirt Group 1 (Ages 1 ...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 3, 2014 • Photos
The Arnold Art Gallery in Mason,Texas will host a celebration exhibit and sale of wearable art made by Texas artists starting Saturday,September 6.  Austin fiber artist, Monika Astara is well-known in the region for her hand-painted apparel that uniquely flatters all types of figures. Cathy Swindle from Driftwood along with her studio-mates and Brinda Pape from Mason will offer an array of hand-woven scarves, shawls, ponchos, and cowls.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
Cottonwood Shores/Marble Falls/Horseshoe Bay, TX - The Hill Country Community Theatre announce open auditions for their production of “A Christmas Carol.” Auditions are Monday September 22 and Tuesday September 23 at 7:00 PM at the theatre, 4003 W FM 2147, Cottonwood Shores, TX 78657.  Focusing on Dickens’ powerful language, humor and warmth, this charming version of A CHRISTMAS CAROL simply and directly tells the story of the redemption of a human soul.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
The year’s first meeting of the Menard/Kimble/Mason Retired Teachers for the 2014-2015 year will be Tuesday, Sept. 2, at the Menard County Library. The meeting begins at 11:00; lunch will be served ($6.00). Annual yearbooks will be distributed at the meeting. All TRTA members are encouraged to attend. Also, anyone receiving a TRS annuity check is needed to join with us so that we can have a large united voice as we approach this year’s legislature regarding the critical state of our health ...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
The Mason County Ministerial Alliance is moving their traditional fifth Sunday worship service to the fourth Sunday of September, due to the Labor Day weekend. The service will be held at First Baptist Church on Sunday, September 28th at 5 p.m. Hot dogs will be served on the lawn of the church followed by an indoor service of music.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
Central Texas Private Property Rights Coalition an organization founded to help rural property owners in the Central Texas area protect their property rights. Their purpose is keep rural property owners informed of local, state and national issues that could affect their property rights. They will be holding their annual meeting on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds Beer Garden in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
Don’t miss the Loyal Valley Volunteer Fire Department’s Third Annual “Gun and Crafts Show”, Saturday September 20th from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Sunday September 21st from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds, 530 Fair Drive in Fredericksburg. Admission is just $5.00 per person, with kids under 10 admitted free!
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
The cookbook, Nonnie’s Kitchen, My Favorite Comfort Foods”, will be available to the public on Friday, August 29, at 1PM in the Mason County Library. The recipes in the cookbook are those from the cooking series held at the Library last Spring. Martha Kothmann, Chef Nonnie, will be there to personally sign each copy and the first 20 people purchasing a cookbook will taste an amazing ice cream cone filled with three different gelatos: Salted Caramel, Chocolate Hazelnut and Strawberry Chees ...
, VFW Post 8554
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The day for remembrance of the start of Operation Iraqi Freedom is the 31st of August. The Post will hold a ceremony at 2 p.m. on the 2nd of September to remember those that fell during this conflict. All interested parties are welcome to attend. Ceremony will be held in the Post on Post Hill St.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The Fredericksburg Music Club is excited to present their 2014-2015 concert season. As we begin our 77th year as an organization, we are pleased to present eight concerts between September and May. This season is loaded with famous names such as Van Cliburn Finalist Tomoki Sakata, Doug Montgomery, and audience favorite Kay & Friends.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The drawing for the 2015 Puncher home game box seat tickets will be held on Wednesday,September 3rd at 10:00 a.m. The drawing will be held at the Administration Office on the north side of the square (200 Ft. McKavitt St.). In order to be entered into the drawing, a check for $240 needs to be delivered to the Administrative office prior to the drawing date.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The Harper Community Park Association will be celebrating their ”50th Annual Harper Frontier Days Celebration” Labor Day Weekend, August 29th - 31st. This 3 day event kicks off Friday August 29th at 6 p.m. with Open Draw Pot Team Roping. Draw 3 for $150/Man, and roping will immediately follow barrel race.