Fundraising Dinners This Weekend

There are a couple of fundraising meals this weekend.  Money raised will benefit local charities.

Academic Boosters  2010 Enchilada Supper
Friday, September 10th, 5-7:30pm
Fredericksburg High School Cafeteria
$8 per adult
$5 per child, 10 years and younger

The Fredericksburg Academic Boosters, Andy’s Steak and Seafood Grille, and Clear River Pecan Co. invite you to dinner before the Fredericksburg Battlin’ Billies vs. Brady Bulldogs Varsity Football game.

Enjoy Andy’s famous hand-rolled Tex-Mex enchiladas with chili, rice and beans, chips and salsa, and a special desert by Clear River Pecan, iced tea and lemonade!

Proceeds benefit the Fredericksburg Academic Boosters’ programs: Fredericksburg Scholarship Fund, Mentoring, Blue Ribbon Billies, St. Mary’s Geo Bee, Destination Imagination, and the iOpener Youth Leadership Program.

Golden Hub Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Friday, September 10th, 5:30pm

The Golden Hub Community Center, located at 1009 N. Llano will hold its annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser September 10th.

Wine, tea and punch will be available at the social mixer beginning at 5:30pm, and dinner will be served from 6-7:30pm. $8 tickets may be purchased at the door,or from a board member, or at the Hub before September 7th for $7. Dinner may be taken to go if desired, and dinner ticket holders will also be eligible to enter a prize drawing at the door.

All monies raised from the event will benefit the Golden Hub’s programs and activities. For more information call 997-7131.

Conspirare “comPASSION” Concert – June 5

comPASSION: Pieta by John Muehleisen. A contemporary Passion that explores hope and love as human responses to the tragedies and injustices we see every day. Pre-concert talks by the composer. At the St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 306 West San Antonio. Conspirare is comprised of Craig Hella Johnson and Company of Voices. ”We Sing Life”.

7:30 pm. General admission $20; students w/ID $10.

Paddy’s Party-March 29

Just as it has since 2006, this event pays tribute to “Paddy”, a little abused dog who has flourished since her adoption from SPCA. Featuring dinner, dancing, drinks and a silent and live auction to raise money to help support the animals at the Hill Country SPCA. This year’s event will be held at historic Pat’s Hall and will feature live music by The Cactus Country Band. Tickets may be purchased at the Hill Country SPCA or by calling (830) 990-9085.

6 pm to midnight. $40 per person (includes two drink tickets).

For more information, call 830-990-9085.

Willow City VFD Annual BBQ Benefit – May 3

Country Store opens at 3 pm. Silent Auction open 3 to 6 pm. Live auction starts at 4 pm. Prize Giveaway Drawings at 6 pm. Barbecue meal served at 6 pm until sold out. All donations appreciated. Proceeds benefit the Willow City Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department. Event to be held at the Willow City Fire Station, 2553 Ranch Road 1323.

3 to 8 pm. Call 830-685-3385 for more information.

Stonewall VFD Benefit Fish Fry and Raffle – October 11

Enjoy the food and support the Stonewall VFD all in one location. Call (830) 997-2735 for more information. Stonewall comes together as a community every year to show the local volunteer fire department how much they are appreciated. This fish fry benefits the department and helps them be able to purchase needed equipment. Cost is by donation. Tell a firefighter “Thank You!”.

Country Schools Open House “Follow the Trail” – 4/2

Gillespie County Country Schools Open House features five schools this spring. Willow City, Rheingold, Cave Creek, Nebgen, and Junction schools will be open for tour. Driving maps and directions for the tour are available at the Fredericksburg Visitor Center at 302 East Austin Street, at each school, or online at PRIZE DRAWING Prize tickets are available now through April 3. Proceeds to benefit restoration and maintenance at the twelve schools.