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Bandera County Calendar of Upcoiming Events

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• AA meetings daily-8pm; Mon-Sat-Noon, behind Christ Community Church, Hackberry @ 14th St, Bandera.
• Cowboy Camp 1-5pm, Frontier Times Museum, 510 13th Street; free cowboy music show, Everyone welcome, especially musicians. 830-796-3864
• Celebrate Recovery, 12-step program for hurts, habits or hang-ups; 6pm, at Walker Memorial Baptist Church 8135 Whartons Dock Road; 830-688-1560.
• 2nd Sun - Music Fest 1-4pm, The Frontier Times Museum and the Bandera Music Hall of Fame join together to present an afternoon of music, food and fun! Frontier Times Museum - 830-796-3864
• Boy Scout Troop 146, 7pm, BUMC Church 11th @ Cedar St, Bandera.
• 2nd Mon-Bexar Medina Atascosa (BMA) Water Control & Improvement Dist board meeting 5pm, 2401 Hwy 132 N, Natalia.
• Bandera Co Library Storytime 10:30am, 505 Main St.
• Boy Scout Troop 144, 7pm, Pipe Creek Presbyterian Church.
• Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACA) 6:30pm, Grace Lutheran Church; 451 Hwy 173 North. 830-796-3091.
• Adult Coloring 10:30am Bandera Public Library.
• Celebrate Recovery, a 12-step program for hurts, habits or hang-ups; 5:30pm for ladies and 6:30pm. for men on Tuesdays & Thursdays, First Baptist Church of Bandera, 13th & Pecan Sts. Call 830-460-1402.
• 1st & 3rd Tue - Bingo-7:30pm (Early Bird 6:45pm) 7:30pm, LH Am Legion Post 410, Pk Rd 37 @ 12th St. 830-751-3711
• 2nd Tue-Book Club 3pm, Medina Comm Library, 830-589-2825.
• 3rd Tue-Bandera County Artist Association 1pm, Silver Sage Comm Ctr, 803 Buck Creek Dr, Bandera.
• Am Legion Post 157 & Auxiliary 7pm, 205 12th Street, Bandera. Open to Public. 830-796-7528.
• 4th Tue-Tarpley Baptist Church Movie Nite 6:30pm. Free admission & refreshments. 830-562-3741
• Veteran's Coffee 9am, Mendoza's Mexican Grill, 680 St Hwy 16 S, Bandera. Coffee is free for Veterans.
• Lakehills Area Library Storytime 10:30am, 7200 FM 1283.
• Bingo Bandera Am. Legion Post 157 7-9pm (Doors open @ 6pm) 205 12th St. 830-796-7528
• 2nd Wed-Hill Country Gypsy Motorcycle Club 7:30pm, Fatboys Sandwich Shop, St Hwy 16 South, Bandera.
• 3rd Wed-Come Quiltin' Bee 9:30am, Gone Quiltin', 111 Cedar St, Bandera. 830-796-4360
• Bandera Farmer’s Market 8-11am, in front of Sid's Main Street Barbecue, 702 Main St, Bandera.
• Celebrate Recovery, a 12-step program for hurts, habits or hang-ups; 5:30pm for ladies and 6:30pm. for men on Tuesdays & Thursdays, First Baptist Church of Bandera, 13th & Pecan Sts. Call 830-460-1402.
• 1st Thu-Library Book Club 10am Bandera County Library.
• 2nd & 4th Thu-Bandera Co Kiwanis Club Noon, China Bowl, 1203 Pecan, Bandera.
• Bingo 7pm (Doors open 6pm) Pipe Creek VFD, FM 1283.
• Overcomers Recovery Group, 7-8pm, Living Springs Assembly of God, 151 Purple Sage Rd, Bandera.
• Cross P Rodeo, 8pm, Mansfield Park, 2886 SH 16 N; $10 Adults, Children 5 and under free; ranch rodeo, country dance at the pavilion. 830-221-6511
• 1st three Fri-Computer Classes 11am, Bandera Public Library.
• 1st Fri-Knights of Columbus Fish Fry 5pm, St. Joseph’s Hall, Cedar & 7th St, Bandera. $8; dine in or take out.
• 2nd Fri - Community Wide Jam Session 6pm, Medina Community Center. Free family event featuring local musicians. Bring a covered dish, snack or dessert to share.
• Cowboys on Main 1-4pm, entertainers strolling Main St.
• Barrel House Farmers Market 9am-1pm, Barrel House Feed Store, 11740 Hwy 16 S, Pipe Creek. 830-535-6303
• Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters Noon-2pm; Gunfight reenactments at Bandera Visitors Center.
• Medina Farmers Market 3:30pm & Open Mic Jam Session, 7pm, 17740 Hwy 16 N, Medina. 830-589-7475.
• 1st Sat-Bargain Days 9am-3pm, American Legion Hall, 12th St, Bandera. Call Diane at 830-460-1402.
• 1st Sat-Bandera Market Day, Courthouse Square. 830-796-4447.
• Book Sale 9am-1pm, Bandera County Library,.
• Book Sale 10am, Lakehills Area Library.
• 2nd Sat-MS Support Group 11am-1pm, Lakehills Civic Center. 830-751-3130.
• Bandera County Democratic Club 11:30am-2pm, Bandera Electric Coop. Potluck lunch, interesting speakers.
Friday, Jan 13
• Wine Share 5pm, Bandera Cork Poppers, a wine lovers gathering will be held at Arthur Nagel Clinic, 1112 12th St, Bandera. Bring your favorite wine to share and try new wines that other bring. Bring a small appetizer to share.

Saturday, Jan 14
• Las Vegas Night 6-9:30pm, Annual event at Lakehills American Legion Post 410, The public is invited. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Participants must be at least 21 years old to play. Light refreshments and snacks will be available during gaming. For information, call James Reynolds at 210-464-8109.
Thursday, Jan 19
• Grand Opening 5-7pm, Celebrate the new ownership of H&R Block, 114 Enchanted River Drive, Bandera. Ribbon Cutting at 5:30.
• Cowboy Camp Pickers Circle 7pm, Bandera Beverage Barn & RV Park, 1407 St Hwy 16 N, Bandera. Pickers who Cowboy, Texas or Western Swing music are welcome to sit in. Public welcome to come listen. For more info: call Lew Pewterbaugh (830-328-0321)
Saturday, Jan 21
• Baubles & Boots 4:30-7:30pm, The Lodge on San Julian Creek, 1919 St Hwy 173 S, Bandera. Annual fundraiser for the Bandera ISD Education Foundation, a separate non-profit 501(c)3. Tickets are available now from board members, McMullan Insurance and school administration office after fall break. We also sell chances for Boots(gift card courtesy of The Cowboy Store) and a Bauble (courtesy of Harry and Dianna Harris). Food, drink, silent and live auction items.
Tuesday, Jan 24
• Cowboy Capital Opry 7-9pm, Grand Old Opry Style Entertainment at the Silver Sage Community Center hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne. Refreshments and Door Prizes. $5.00 per adult; $12.00 family. 803 Buck Creek Dr Bandera, TX 78003 - 830-796-4969
Thursday, Jan 26
• Gala & Awards Ceremony 5:30-8pm, Annual Chamber of Commerce Awards Ceremony at 1856 Tavern, 702 St Hwy 16 N, Bandera. Drinks (2 per person) and hors d'oeuvres with live music by the Almost Patsy Cline Trio. Free to members, $15 per person for non-members. Bandera formal. RSVP to Chamber office by Monday, Jan. 20, 830-796-3280 or register online at
Saturday, Jan 28
• Wild Game Dinner 4-7pm, 30th Annual fundraiser at Grace Lutheran Church, 451 St Hwy 173 N, Bandera. Wild game dinner featuring venison prepared many different ways from chili to gumbo to sliders with other game entrees. Gun raffle tickets will be $5 each. 10 different types of guns will be raffled off. There will also be a silent auction. Adults (12 & up) $10; Children (3-11) $5; Under 3 Free.

A portion of the proceeds goes to provide a scholarship for a worthy Bandera County High School senior. Tickets are available from Grace Lutheran Church members or at the church office or at the door. Dine in or carry out. Desserts for sale by the Youth of Grace Lutheran.February
Thursday, Feb 9
• Lunch and Learn, Mastering Your Memory 11:30am-1pm, Provided by Direct Development Training in Bandera Electric Cooperative Community Room. A fun, interactive meeting to gain valuable information to improve performance and overall memory skills. Lunch provided courtesy of Bandera Electric Cooperative. RSVP to Chamber office by 5pm, Thursday, February 2, 830-796-3280