May 16 & 23 •Free Veggies! Share the Harvest is giving away free vegetables every Wednesday from 5-6 p.m. at Cowboy Fellowship, FM 3350.
May 17 •Local Longhorn group meets Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. at All Saint’s Episcopal Church in Pleas., Hwy. 97 West, next to Whiffeltree’s. •On-going classes at The Refuge on Thursdays. Parenting at 5 p.m. and Parenting Boys at 6:30 p.m. Next classes on and May 24. •12th Annual Salad Luncheon and Silent Auction hosted by the Friends of the Pleasanton Public Library from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Plates $7. at the Jourdanton Community Center. Call 569-3622 for info.
May 17 & May 22 •Moms Day Out at First UMC, 420 N. Main St. in Pleasanton, every Tues. & Thurs. Gives moms that much needed time, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For ages 3-5. For details call Marcela Planchet at 569-2939, Mandy Macklin at 200-7882, or Jamie Jordan at 569-2880. •Pleasanton Group N/A meetings at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 914 Ohio St. in Pleasanton. Call 210-381-8770.
May 18 •TOPS #1509 Pleasanton meets every Friday morning at 201 N. Main St. (Crosspoint Fellowship building) from 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. For details call 830-200-9922.
May 19 & May 22 •Pleasanton Group Alcoholics Anonymous group meets every Tues. at 8:15 p.m. (open discussion, non-smoking) and Sat. at 10 a.m. (nonsmoking, open discussion). Meetings at 914 Ohio St. in Pleasanton.
May 20 • Annual Church Festival at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Leming on Sunday, May 20, 2012, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m., Across street from Church, Hackberry Street. Bbq plate, country store, grand auction, queen/king coronation & dance, grand prize drawing plus snack booths, children’s games, music, vendor booths, drink booths, cakewalk & more; fun for all ages. Call Vicente Silva 830-569-6629 or Olivia Rendon 210-705-3020.
May 21 •Jourdanton Alcoholic Anonymous group meets each Monday at 7:30 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 1608 Campbell Ave. in Jourdanton. If you want to stop drinking, they have an answer. Help is free. For details call John at 769-4392.
May 22 •Pleasanton Group Al-Anon, relatives & friends of alcoholics, meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. (non-smoking). Meetings at 914 Ohio St. in Pleasanton. • Michael Berlanga, Republican candidate for Texas Senate District 19, and professional accountant will speak about taxes at the Brush Country Republican Women’s Club on Tuesday, May 22, at 7pm at the Rotary building on the Strawberry Festival grounds in Poteet. All are welcome.
May 26 •Grand Opening of Robert J. and Helen C. Keleberg South Texas Heritage Center at the Witte Museum. Saturday, May 26 from 10 a.m.- 5p.m. and admission. The center is 20,000 sq ft and houses the Witte South Texas Collection. •15th annual Festival of Flowers at the Alzafar Shrine in San Antonio, Sat. May 26. Indoor Garden Mall with more than 60 retail and non-profit vendors; seminars on growing tomatoes, designing watersaver landscapes, healthy roses and drought survival for trees and shrubs, etc. 9am-5pm. 901 N. Loop 1604 West between US Hwy 281 N. and Blanco Road. Free parking. www.SAFestivalofFlowers.com or (210) 930-1100. •Spring Fundraiser for Bigfoot Volunteer Fire Department, Sat., May 26th, 2012 at the Bigfoot Park. Open at 9 a.m. and serving will start at 11 a.m. We will be serving Chicken or Kiolbassa® Sausage, potato salad, green beans, bread, and tea for $7.00 a plate. Desserts sold separately. If you are interested in having a craft booth please contact Laura Bush at 830-663-2532. We will also be collecting items to donate to Hospice in Devine.
May 28 •Look Good...Feel Better - information for women undergoing cancer treatment to help them look and feel more comfortable with changes in their appearance. 522 Commerce St. in Pleasanton from 6:30-8 p.m. To RSVP call 210-595-0227.
May 29 •Veterans Peer to Peer Support Group to meet at Cancun Mexican Restaurant, 1411 Jiffy Blvd. in Jourdanton from 6-8 p.m. Next meeting May 29 and June 12. Meetings are usually every other Tuesday. Dinner provided to all vets attending. Program supports veterans & their family members. Call Nita Murillo at 830-391-5117 for details.
June 2 •Rummage Sale United Methodist Women of Jourdanton will be holding a rummage sale from 8 a.m.-12 noon on June 2 at UMC, 1004 Campbell. Great variety of bargains.