Out and About



St. Andrew Catholic Church Parish Picnic

Sunday, May 2, in Pleasanton. Starts at 11 a.m. Barbecue plates, Bingo, auction, raffle drawing and more.

Election Day, Saturday, May 1, Pleasanton sites

City of Pleasanton election Pleasanton Civic Center, 115 N. Main St. from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; Pleasanton ISD election- Pleasanton Civic Center and St. Andrew Catholic Church, Our Lady of Grace Building, 626 Market St. in Pleasanton, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Election Day, Saturday, May 1, Poteet site

City of Poteet election- Poteet Junior High Cafeteria, 1000 FM 1470, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Royal Farmer’s Market back on May 1

901 and 903 W. Goodwin in Pleasanton, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Support your local vendors, farmers and bakers. Kid friendly. Continues through July.

City of Pleasanton’s Ropin’ at the River

Festival at Pleasanton River Park, May 8. Family fun, free admission, 10 a.m. Farmer’s Market, music by The Texas Tone Rangers, mechanical bull, hay rides, old time photos and more.

Ropin’ at the River BBQ

May 7 and 8 at Pleasanton River Park. Applications and $150 fee due by May 7 at 5 p.m. See Pleasanton Parks & Recreation Facebook page for link, or call 830-569-5904.

Cornhole Tournament

During Ropin’ at the River on May 8, at 1 p.m. at Pleasanton River Park. $20 entry fee per team. Contact Taguirre@pleasantontx. gov to register or call 830-569-5904.

Grand Opening of Jim Collums Windmill Exhibit

Saturday, May 15 at Longhorn Museum, 1959 Hwy. 97 East in Pleasanton, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Bucket raffle and refreshments.

American Rescue Plan Webinar on May 20

To highlight funding opportunities available, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Businesses in Pleasanton and surrounding area encouraged to participate. Contact ernie.gonzalez@emcstrategygroup.com to register.

Jourdanton Volunteer Fire Department BBQ

Cook-Off, May 21 and 22 at Jourdanton City Park. Cornhole tournament, washer tournament, silent auction. To sponsor event, or if you have questions contact Jeff Rankin at 210-262-9758 or Amy Martinez at 210-482-9752.

Pulling for Safer Path

Sporting Clay Shoot, May 22, at Malek Buck Horn Creek Ranch in McCoy. Register at: saferpathfvs.org/events by May 4.

Sponsors needed for School’s Out for Summer

Celebration planned for June 11 for Poteet families, Poteet Canyon Park, 4-8 p.m. If interested call Shawnene Heather, 830- 742-8917, ext. 303.

Join Healthy Rural Texas

Open to families with children 8-17. Free participation. Trained staff will help you make healthy food choices. Families may earn $290. Contact 956-290-9928 or healthyfrio@ austin.utexas.edu

TO FEATURE an event in Out & About, email Lifestyles Editor Lisa Luna at lluna@pleasantonexpress.com or call our office at 830-569- 6130.

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