Out And About

 

 

15th annual American Pride Day in Jourdanton

On Wednesday, July 4, the Jourdanton Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the 15th annual American Pride Day. Bring the family to the Jourdanton City Park, from 6 to 10 p.m. Admission is free.

The celebration will open with the Poteet VFW Honor Guard presenting the colors. There will be free hot dogs and drinks while supplies last, entertainment for the kids, the Most Patriotic Costume Contest and music by River City Kings.

The big fireworks show will light up the sky about 9:30 p.m.

Pleasanton Library weekly events

“Mondays at the Movies” will continue at the Pleasanton Civic Center from now until August 20 at 10 a.m.

“Teen Fridays” will be held from now until August 24, at 3 p.m. Before the movie on Fridays, money management modules for the teens will be presented. For details call the library at 830-569- 5901.

Strawberry City Show-NShine car show July 6

Bring out your hot rod, classic car or motorcycle to the Strawberry City Show-N-Shine on Friday, July 6. The free car show is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. at the Poteet Music Pavilion Grill on Highway 16, next to the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds.

Join them for food and music in a family-friendly atmosphere. The event is held on the first Friday of every month, weather permitting.

Free vegan cooking classes in Poteet

Atascosa First Seventhday Adventist Church will hold free vegan cooking classes on July 8 and July 15 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The church is located at 1093 FM 476 East in Poteet.

Come and find out the answers to questions like- Where do you get your protein? Do you just eat salads? Where will I get calcium? Is the food bland tasting? Will my kids like and eat it?

Several dishes will be prepared in front of you. You can taste the dishes and others gifts. Free DVDs with vegan recipes and health information will be available.

You may call 210-241- 4691 for details.

Jourdanton AA meets

The Jourdanton Alcoholics Anonymous group meets each Monday at 7:30 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, classroom #1. It is located at 1608 Campbell Ave. in Jourdanton. Call 210-387-1866 for further information.

CASA 5K Color Run Sponsorship deadline

There is still time to be a sponsor of the first ever CASA 5K Color Run set for Saturday, July 21. Call Brianna at 830-480-4793 by July 10, if you would like to help sponsor this CASA event.

The run will start at 8 a.m. at the Pleasanton River Park. All ages are welcome to run or walk in this 5K. The first 75 registered participants will receive a T-shirt to wear for the run.

Pre-registration is $30 per person and ends July 17. Registration the day of the event will be $35. To register, call 830-569- 4696, go to their website at www.casasouthtx.org or stop by their office at 115 W. College in Pleasanton.

EVENTS FOR Out and About can be emailed to Lifestyles Editor Lisa Luna at lluna@pleasantonexpress.com or call our office at 830-569- 6130 or 830-281-2341.

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