Posted on: June 28, 2016

The American Presidents and UFOs Lecture at the Library

The connection between UFOs and American presidents will be explored by Larry Holcombe on Wednesday, July 6 at 7:00 p.m., at the New Braunfels Public Library. Mr. Holcombe has been interested in UFOs since the late 1950’s when he began the study

and research of the UFO phenomenon. In 2006 he wrote his first novel, The Great River Disclosure, a thriller based on the government cover-up of an extraterrestrial presence visiting earth. His second novel, Satan’s Angel, was released in eBook format.
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Posted on: June 24, 2016

Annual 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

In honor of Independence Day, the City of New Braunfels is hosting the annual Fourth of July Fireworks display on Monday, July 4th. Festivities will kick off at 6:30 p.m. at the Landa Park Dance Slab with a free concert featuring Pepper’s Blues.

The sky will light up with the annual fireworks display at approximately 9:15 p.m. Residents and visitors are encouraged to tune in to KNBT 92.1 FM or KGNB 1420 AM to listen to the live broadcast of patriotic music timed to accompany the fireworks display...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

New Braunfels Celebrates National Park and Recreation Month Activities

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July is National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) celebrated since 1985. New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is joining cities across the country to celebrate

the power of park and recreation services.

The City is celebrating by offering buy one get one free admission for the entire month of July on the following days and attractions:
• Mondays, Landa Park Paddle Boats • Tuesdays, Landa Park Miniature G...Read on...

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Posted on: March 4, 2016

Mosquito Population Control Efforts Urged

With the warm weather already here, the City is urging citizens to begin efforts to help control mosquitoes in our area. The Texas Department of State Health Services has request that local government leaders take initiatives to help prevent or delay Zika

virus from being transmitted by local mosquito populations in Texas. They are encouraging everyone to take measures and sustain these efforts throughout the regular mosquito season as an effective way to help protect against all mosquito-borne diseases, ...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Teens Participate in Community Service Projects

New Braunfels Municipal Court Juvenile Case Manager Norma Herrera has organized groups of teen defendants and volunteers to assist the Parks and Recreation Department in various community service projects. A total of six events are scheduled to take

place this summer.

Teens have already participated in the cleaning of Comal Cemetery and most recently assisted with the spreading of mulch at Landa Park. Other events will include cleaning of the Dry Comal Creek, the Faust Street Bridge, the HEB so...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

2016 Concerts in the Park

Parks and Recreation has announced the 2016 Summer Concerts in the Park schedule. This free summer concerts series is held at the Landa Park Dance Slab beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday evenings, June 2nd through August 11th.

On Thursday, June 2nd, the 2016 Concerts in the Park series will kick off with Rumor Town, playing an exciting mixture of country music.

“This summer we have an incredible line-up of local musicians performing a variety of music ranging from rhythm an...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Summer GED Classes Offered at Westside Community Center

The Westside Community Center (WCC) will be partnering with Region XX Adult Education to offer General Educational Development (GED) classes this summer. The classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, from 9:00 a.m. until noon,

from July 7th to August 18th. The Westside Community Center is located at 2932 S. IH 35 in New Braunfels.

Students interested in working towards obtaining their GED exams are required to attend one of two registration sessions at Westside Community Ce...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Mobile Food Pantry Summer Schedule

The Mobile Food Pantry distributions at the Westside Community Center for the months of June, July and August and will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

The Mobile Food Pantry distributions at the Westside Community Center for the months of June, July and August and will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

“We’ve adjusted the Food Pantry schedule from early afternoon to late morning throughout the ...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Court Conducting Monthly Warrant Roundups

Due to the success of the “mini” warrant roundups that the City of New Braunfels municipal court has been conducting to help defendants resolve their cases, the court will be conducting warrant roundups monthly.

The focus of the roundups will be defendants with class C misdemeanor warrants issued by the New Braunfels Municipal Court. Those with warrants are encouraged to contact the Court at 830-221-4180 or 830-221-4189 to resolve their cases before being arreste...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Farmers Market Season at Westside Community Center

In an effort to make fresh, nutritious food available to everyone, the City is partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank and local farmers again this season to provide fresh produce to New Braunfels residents. Currently there are three markets scheduled

from May through July.

A voucher program is available for families in need through the Seniors Farmers Market Nutrition Program and the WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program. Fresh, local food will be available and $30 vouchers will be provided to all W...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Comal River Old Channel Bank Stabilization Project

It has been a few years in the making, but the Comal River Old Channel bank stabilization project, planned for downstream of Landa Lake in New Braunfels, began May 2nd. The primary work area is located on the riverbank adjacent to the Landa Park Golf

Course Club House and the entrance to that parking lot. The project is scheduled to be completed by the end of this summer.

The project, a partnership between the City of New Braunfels and the Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Plan (EAHCP), was des...Read on...