“Swinging for the Kids” Sat., July 26 at Alsatian Golf
Club in Castroville. Pre-register by calling 426-8848.
29th reunion of Charles & Louise Nehr descendants will be
Sat., July 26 at D’Hanis St. Dominic Parish Hall. Registration
10:30 a.m., serving at 12:30 p.m. BBQ dinner, bring side dish,
salad or dessert.
Free monthly outdoor movie, “Truman” will be shown Sat.,
July 26, at dusk in the parking lot of the Democratic office,
1613 Ave. K. For info call 210-548-6585.
The Friends of the Hondo Public Library will hold its summer
quarterly meeting at 5:30 p.m., Tues., July 29, in the library
conference room. All are welcome, a light supper will be served
and door prizes.
A week long rally will be held for youth ages 7th -12th
grades at Sabinal First Baptist Church July 28-August 1, 8-11
p.m. Special guest will be Ryan Roberts. (See ad in The
Hondo Anvil Herald)
Annual rummage sale
The annual Historical Rummage sale will be Saturday, Aug. 2 ,
8 a.m.- 1 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church’s
Hall. Any donations of slightly used items would be greatly
appreciated and can be dropped off July 29-31 from 3-7 p.m.
Please no computers, mattresses or TV’s. (See ad
in The Hondo Anvil Herald)
Holy Cross Catholic Church in D’Hanis will hold their 167th
anniversary celebration Sunday, Aug. 3 at the Holy Cross Parish
Hall. (See ad in The Hondo Anvil Herald)
Monthly meeting will be Tuesday, Aug. 5, 6:30 p.m. in the
Woolls Intermediate School Library.
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, time
and locations vary. email@example.com, 830-741-6180.
New Fountain United Methodist Church, admin. building, 1st
Thursday of the month, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Quilting, embroidering,
knitting and crocheting. 830-426-4219.
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 CoWriter’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.
Meets weekly 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church for
anyone interested in learning how to crochet or work with yarn.
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, Mondays, 7-9
“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 Tuesday 7 p.m. and 3rd Saturday 8:00 a.m.
Meets at Cowboy Church, 374 CR 341 Hondo, first Thursday
monthly 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