CASTROVILLE BLURBS, EVENTS AND MEETINGS

 

 

MVISD adds student holidays 

Monday, Nov. 30, and Friday, Dec. 18, are now designated teacher workdays. Students will have no classes on those dates.

 

Park survey 

Monday, Nov. 30, is the last day to complete the City of Castroville Park Survey. The survey is available on Facebook@castrovilleparksandrecreation or www. Castrovilletx.gov.

 

Card display 

The City of Castroville is hosting a free Holiday in Regional Park Christmas card sign display. For info email Devin.fredrickson@castrovilletx.gov.

Landmark Inn activities

• Make your own Victorian holiday wreath Saturday, Nov. 28, 2-3 p.m. 

• Kid Tour Saturday, Dec. 5, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., see history through the eyes of a youth.

• St. Nicholas visits Saturday, Dec. 12, 2-3 p.m.

 

Castroville library 

Open again with limited number of patrons (about 20). Proper safety precautions required (mask, sanitizer, etc.) Computer use is not available; no Great Courses classes at this time.

Check with your group for meeting / closure  information. 

AA meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous meet at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning Oct. 6 at the Braden Keller Community Center. No dues or fees.

 

NA meetings

Narcotics Anonymous meets Thursdays and Fridays, 7 p.m. at Braden Keller Community Center. Call Jeff, 830-444-1737.

 

Alsatian Dancers 

Practices temporarily suspended.

 

Castro Colonies Living History Center

309 Paris St. Open Saturdays from 10 a.m. -2 p.m.  www.castrocolonies.us.

 

Castroville VFC mtgs.

Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. at fire house. Info: 830-931-4751. 

 

Junior firefighters

Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m., meet at the Castroville Fire House. 

 

Daughters of the  Republic of Texas-

Alsatian Pioneers 

Meets 2nd Saturday monthly, 10 a.m., Braden Keller Community Center in Castroville. 

 

Free movie

Second Sunday of the month, 6 p.m., Shooting Star Museum. Family movies for all ages. Call 210-386-6038 for info. 

 

Line dancing

Classes cancelled until further notice. Call Ken for info, 830-931-3459. 

 

Lions Club 

Meets first Tuesday of the month, 6:30 p.m. at Sammy’s Restaurant. 

 

Mico VFD mtgs.

Located at 7127 CR 271. Firefighter training 1st Tuesdays at 7 p.m. and 3rd Saturdays at 8 a.m. Executive/Business meetings 2nd

Tuesdays at 7 p.m. 

 

Open Door Social

2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 12-3 p.m., Medina Valley United Methodist Church on Country Lane. Enjoy dominoes and potluck. 

 

Quilters

Meet Sundays at the Shooting Star Museum in the Textile Room. Come & watch, or join in & quilt. Info, 210-386-6038.

 

Seniors’ Day Out

Meets the third Thursday each month at Medina Valley VFW Post 8134 in La Coste. Lunch is 1-2 p.m. Games, companionship 1-5 p.m. Bingo, Pitch and dominos. Light refreshments. 

 

Square Dancing

Rock-N-Cedars Square Dance Club meets Mondays 7-9 p.m., at Braden Keller Community Center. Info: call Chris 830-426-7160.

 

Zumba

Monday, Wednesday, 7:15-8:15 p.m. Braden-Keller Community Center, 1410 Amelia. Call 210-632-6649 for info.

YOUTH GROUPS, SCOUTS, ETC.

Castroville 4-H

Meets the second Monday each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Castroville Elementary Cafeteria. Call Scott,  830-538-3706. 

 

LaCoste 4-H

Meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday each month, La Coste Elementary Cafeteria. 

 

Rio Medina 4-H 

Meets at 7 p.m. on the second Monday each month at Mumme’s in Rio Medina. Contact Betty, 210-835-5632.

 

Boy Scouts

Troop 310: call 210-347-6303; Troop 831: call 830-538-6402; Troop   471: call 830-931-3655.

 

Girl Scouts

For troop information, call Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas, 210-349-2404, ext. 230