Out & About



FREE Fit Camp

The FREE Fit Camp that was being held at South Texas Nutrition has now relocated to the Pleasanton River Park. Fit Camp sessions will still take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning at 5:30 p.m. Visit Stx Nut Facebook page for additional information and details.

Strawberry Festival Coronation

This Saturday, February 27 new Strawberry Festival Royalty will be formally announced during a coronation ceremony. The ceremony will take place at Poteet’s High School Auditorium with doors opening at 7 p.m. The evening will begin with a pageant for the Little Miss and Mister Poteet. After the pageant, the coronation of the 2016 King and Queen and court will take place. Best of luck to all participants! See the front page of our LIVING section to read the bios of the high school candidates.

Support your Local Boy Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 194 will be having a BBQ plate sale on Saturday, February 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The plate sale features delicious BBQ chicken with all the trimmings. It will be held at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church in Jourdanton and will be prepared by the Knights of Columbus. Find a local boy scout and parents to purchase your tickets soon!

FUMC UMW Annual Ladies Luncheon and Style Show

The First United Methodist Church will be presenting their annual Ladies Luncheon, Style Show, and Silent Auction at the Pleasanton Civic Center on Saturday, Feburary 27 at 10 a.m. Tickets are being sold for $15 each. This year they will be featuring guest speaker, Trey Guinn. Guinn is a professor and graduate program director at the University of the Incarnate Word. Beautiful decor and wonderful entertainment will be provided. For more information, please call the church at (830) 569-2083.

Wild Game Dinner

The Pleasanton Lion’s Club will be holding their annual Wild Game Dinner on Saturday, February 27. The doors open at 6 p.m. at the Atascosa County Showbarn with dinner and a dance to follow with live music by Jarrett Akers. The Lions Club is still accepting donations of auction items, as well. Tables of 8 seats are being sold for $600 and tables of 10 seats are available for $725. For more information or to purchase a table please contact Jeff Chicoine at (830) 769-4300. IF YOU have any information on events happening in Atascosa County and would like them to be featured in Out & About, please E-mail Special Assignments Editor Erika Vela at evela@pleasantonexpress.com or share them with us on Facebook!

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