Delta Kappa Gamma meeting
The Gamma Upsilon Chapter will meet on Sat., April 19 at 9:30
a.m. at the home of Ruth Davis. Bring your favorite brunch food
and the recipe. For info call Ruth at 830-426-3691.
Wooll’s Breakfast Book Club
Students will be reading “How to Steal a Dog” by Barbara
O’Connor. The club meets Tuesday-Friday 7:35-7:55 a.m. in the
music room. Parents are also invited to attend to read to
students and participate.
Meeting will be held at the Hondo High School Band Hall on
Mon., April 21 at 7 p.m.
Stations of the Cross
All are welcomed and encouraged to join the Holy Cross CYO
for Stations of the Cross on Good Friday, April 18th (tomorrow).
Meet at Holy Cross Cemetery at 2:45 p.m. A trailer will be
provided for those who choose not to walk.
Small Business Development
Area businesses owners and potential owners are invited to
make an appointment to speak with Ben Garza with the SBDC.
Appointments are available on Tues., April 22 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Any business topics can be addressed in the confidential
meetings. Call Ben at 210-428-9585 for an appointment.
Red Hat Society
Meeting will be held on Tues., April 22 at the Triple C
Steakhouse in Devine at 11:30 a.m. Call Shirley at 830-538-2856
for more information.
Hondo Art League
The annual English Tea and Open House will be Sun., April 27
from 2-5 p.m. at 820 Harper Road in Hondo. Call 830-426-3037 for
38th Annual Yancey Homecoming
Sun., April 27, Yancey Methodist Church will hold their
annual homecoming. There will be no morning worship and lunch
will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Program will begin at 1:30
Huajilla TRTA meeting
Monthly meeting will be held on Mon., April 28, at Holy Cross
Church Hall in D’Hanis beginning at 10 a.m. Jimmy Dixon will
be presenting a “Car Care” program followed by a business
meeting and catered luncheon.
Friends of Hondo Public Library
Spring quarterly meeting will be held on Tues, April 29, in
the library conference room. A light dinner will be served and
door prizes will be awarded. Contact Vicki O’Keef at
Sabinal Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration
Registration will begin at 1:30-3:30 p.m. on Tues., April 29.
Students will need birth certificate, Social Security, shot
records, proof of income and residency,.Call 860-988-2436 for
MEC Operation Round Up
Medina Electric Cooperative is accepting applications from
individuals, families or organizations in need of monetary help.
Application deadline is May 2. For more details call
Sign up now to receive text or email messages regarding
emergencies at http://r.i-info.com/rc/arc. A link to the site is
also located on the county website at www.medinacountytexas.org.
American Cancer Society’s Medina County Resource Room, Open
Fridays, 10 a.m.-12 noon, Church of Christ, provides info. and
services to cancer patients and their families including wigs,
hats, prostheses and more. To arrange another time, call
830-741-2228 or 830-931-4766.
Texas Ramp Project
Anyone in need of a ramp for use with a walker or wheelchair
may apply for area assistance by calling 830-426-0624.
Volunteers to assist in installing the ramps also needed.
Free blood pressure and blood sugar checks, exercise classes,
and health education. Help with CHIPS, Medicaid and SNAP
applications, emergency food and other resources. 830-426-5532.
Veterans Service Office
Hondo: 709 Ave. Y, Mon. & Tues., 9 a.m.-noon & 1-4
p.m. Devine: 317 N. Hwy. 132, 1st & 3rd Wed., 9 a.m.–noon;
Castroville: 1312 Geneva, 3rd Wed., 830-741-6135 by appt. only.
Medina Co. Food Pantry
502 Arnold St., Hondo, Mon., Wed., Fri., 8:30-11:30 a.m.
Hondo Public Library. Supplies, literature & resources.
Free GED classes
South Texas Regional Training Ctr., 402 Carter St., Hondo,
Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-noon and Mon.-Fri., 6 p.m.- 9p.m.,
Garden club thrift store
1903 19th St., Hondo, Thur., 1-5 p.m.
• Medina County Museum 2202 18th St., Hondo, Wed.-Sat.
10-4, Sun. 1-4, 830-426-2755.
• Shooting Star Museum
Free, 6 mi. south of Castroville off FM 1343. Antique
aircraft, cars, farm equipment, vintage clothing.
Driver’s license office
702 Harper, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. –
5 p.m., 830-426-8975.
Community Council of South Central Texas Inc., 375 CR 5214,
Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m., D’Hanis, 830-363-3119.
Hondo Public Library
1011 19th St., Mon.-Thurs. 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday 8:30
a.m.-5 p.m., 830-426-5333.
Book club: 2nd Monday, 2 p.m.
Story time: Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m., ages 2-5, Sept.-May.
Read: K-5 reading and math tutoring at First Baptist Church.
The Medina Co. Writer’s Guild meets the 3rd Monday each
month, 4:30-6 p.m., at Hondo Public Library. For info, call
K’STAR Youth and Family Services, 1210 18th St.,
830-426-2878. Individual and family counseling.
Darkness to Light mtg.
Classes to identify perpetrators and symptoms of child abuse
at Bluebonnet Children’s Advocacy Center, 1901 Ave I.,
Blessed Threads, Jesus Church, 2035 Hwy. 90, Castroville, 3rd
Saturday monthly, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 830-931-3085 or 210-772-0720.
City of Hondo: www.hondo-tx.org
Medina Regional Hospital:
Clubs and Regular Meetings
Hermann Sons Steak House, Hwy. 90 E, Hondo, Thurs., 11:45
Hondo Lions Club
Hondo Community/Senior Center, 1014 18th St., Wed., noon.
Order of the Eastern Star
Hondo Chapter #404, Masonic Lodge, 2607 Ave. Q, 3rd Mon.
monthly, 7:30 p.m.
Musicians gathering, Hondo Community/Senior Center, 1014 18th
St., 1st Fri. monthly, 11 a.m., Bring covered dish &
Hermann Sons meetings
Men’s lodge 236-1,1st Tues. monthly at 7 p.m.; Women’s
lodge 161-3, 2nd Tues. monthly at 6:30 p.m. at the lodge hall,
255 Hwy. 173N.
•Hal Jones Post #128, 804-B Harper St., Hondo; 3rd Mon.
monthly, 7 p.m. 830-426-2847.
•Aguinaldo Pruneda Post #524, US Hwy. 90 W, Hondo; last
Thurs. of the month, 7 p.m. 210-219-8613.
VFW Post 3891
804-A Harper St., Hondo airbase, 2nd Tues., monthly, 7 p.m.
Hondo Masonic Lodge
Ave. Q, 2nd Monday monthly, 6:30-7:30 p.m., 210-416-2124.
Hondo Garden Club
Hondo Community/Senior Center, 1014 18th St., 2nd Friday
monthly, 1 p.m., Sept.–May. 830-741-2411.
Garden Club Boutique open Thursdays 1-5p.m. 1903 19th Street.
Hondo Art League bldg., Harper Rd., 3rd Wed. monthly, 10
a.m., email@example.com, 830-741-6180.
New Fountain United Methodist Church, admin. building, 1st
Fridays, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Quilting, embroidering, knitting and
Hondo Art League
Corner of Harper and Vandenberg on the Hondo airbase, 4th
Thurs., monthly, 10 a.m. All level classes and workshops. Come
and go studio, Thurs., 9-4. 830-931-5565.
Amateur radio club
Medina Co. Amateur Radio Club, Hondo Community/Senior Center,
1014 18th St., 2nd Saturday, monthly, 9 a.m. 830-741-2474.
Hondo Community/Senior Center, 1014 18th St., 1st Thursday
monthly, 10 a.m. 830-538-2586.
Medina Co.Writer’s Guild
Monthly meetings held 3rd Monday of the month, 4:30-6:00p.m.,
at the library.
Friendship Art Club
Lytle Church of Christ, Main St. Informal painting, Tuesdays,
9:30 a.m. Monthly business meeting, program/outing and potluck
lunch on 2nd Tues. All level painters welcome. 210-622-3791.
Tex Hill Wing CAF
Tex Hill Wing of the Commemorative Air Force, 1st Sat.
monthly, 10 a.m., Hondo airport terminal, public welcome.
830-741-1162 or firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.texhillwing.org/.
Hondo Line Dancers
Medina Co. Nutrition Center, 808 Harper St., Wednesdays, 10
Rock-n-Cedars, Rick Taylor Recreation Center, Sundays, 6–8
“Coffee ‘n’ Conversation” El Charro Restaurant,
Hondo, Fridays, 10 a.m. 3rd Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. Moye Center,
Weight loss support
TOPS Chapter, Hondo Community/Senior Center, 1014 18th St.,
Thursdays weigh-in at 4-4:45 p.m. and 5 p.m. meeting.
Free exercise classes
First United Methodist Church of Hondo Fellowship Hall. Walk
Aerobics-Tues. and Thurs., 9 a.m. Sit and Be Fit, Tues. and
Thurs., 10 a.m. 830-426-2073.
Grief support meetings
First United Methodist Church of Hondo Fellowship Hall, 2nd
Wedmonthly, 3 p.m. 830-426-5532.
• Hondo Vol. Fire Co.
Station #1, 1905 Ave. K. ,1st Thurs. monthly, 7 p.m., Open to
• Mico VFD
Fire house, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Tues. and 3rd Sat. monthly.
Meets at Cowboy Church, 374 CR 341 Hondo, first Thursday each
month at 7 p.m. Open to anyone having difficulty coping with the
loss of a loved one.
Addiction Education Recovery Support group, Community/Senior
Center, Hondo, 1014 18th St., Mondays, 7 p.m. David Cuellar
Meets at 2302 Ave.M in Hondo on Mondays at 7:30 p.m. and
Tuesdays and Thursdays 8-9 p.m. at Braden Keller Center in
Meets every Friday from 7 - 8 p.m. at Braden Keller Center in
For 4-H club info., contact Medina County Extension Ofc.
830-741-6180 or medina-TX@tamu.edu.
For troop info. in Hondo, call 210-274-9975 or email@example.com.
For troop info. in Medina County, call 210-349-2404.
Navy officer wives club
Monthly luncheons, 1st Thursdays, 210-695-3146.
South Texas Area Farm and Ranch Club
Agriculture/agribusiness club meets at 11:30 a.m. on the 3rd
Thursday of the month,except February, at Aggie Park, 6205 West
Ave., San Antonio. Call Roger Bippert at 210-473-4936 for more