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Thursday, October 23, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
The Blanco County Pioneers Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) is sponsoring an essay contest that is open to all Blanco County fourth and seventh grade students. The topic for fourth graders is “The Runaway Scrape.” The seventh grade topic is “The Legend of Jim Bowie.” Typed essays are to be double spaced on 8-1/2 by 11-inch paper using a size 12 font.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
National Friends of the Library Week is October 19-25, 2014. This is the ninth annual event which recognizes Friends of the Library groups for their help and support of libraries, nationwide. Most patrons would be surprised to learn how many of the services and programs they enjoy are supported by the Friends.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
The President of the Library Board of Directors, Alan Dean, presented Cubby Hudler, President of the Johnson City Bank, with a check on Monday, September 22, 2014 in the amount of $20,000. This money goes toward the bank loan for the library building. Alan Dean thanked Mr. Hudler for all of the help that he has provided in the Board’s repayment of the loan.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
Bill Neiman will be the Key Note Speaker at the 11th Annual Pedernales Wildlife Management Coop Meeting to be held at the Methodist Church Community Activity Center in Johnson City, Texas from 3:30 to 5:30 on September 13th, 2014.. Bill Neiman,is the Founder of Native American Seed in Junction Texas the Hill Country , leader in the harvest and sale of wildflower and prairie grass seeds native to Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana, The Speaker’s Program is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND ADMISSION IS FREE.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 22, 2014
After taking off for the summer, the Hill Country CattleWomen will resume their monthly meetings, beginning September 16, 2014. The September 16th meeting will be held in Fredericksburg at the Farm Bureau Events Center located at 237 Equestrian Dr. Social hour will begin at 10:00 am., meeting at 10:30 with a special program and lunch to follow.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 • Updated September 18, 2014 11:38 AM
Members, Friends, Neighbors and Stakeholders are invited to the Fall Quarterly Meeting of the Pleasant Hill-Rocky Community Club on Thursday, October 2nd, starting at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Pleasant Hill Schoolhouse, located just off Hwy 290 on Rocky Road in Hye, Texas. The agenda will focus on plans for the Club’s upcoming annual fund-raiser, best known as Smorgasbord.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 • Posted September 18, 2014
Mark your calendar now, so you don’t miss out on some yummy Mexican food. The parishioners of Good Shepherd Catholic Church would like to invite you to join us on Sunday, October 5, 2014 for our scrumptious homemade Mexican dinner. Plates include cheese enchiladas, tamale, crispy taco, rice, beans, tortilla, salsa and dessert.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014
The Johnson City Woman’s Civic club met for their regular meeting on Feb. 24th at the Library. President Ingrid Moursund welcomed 32 members and guest Debbie Burkhard, and thanked the hostesses Betty McNallen, Susan Hamm, Janice Thompson and Kay Kent. During the business meeting the final plans for the Spaghetti Dinner and Bingo which will was held at the LBJ High School Commons on March 1st was discussed.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014
MARCH 1 SPAGHETTI SUPPER AND BINGO, starts at 5:30 Enjoy a delicious spaghetti dinner and stay for Bingo - lots of good prizes. The evening also includes a Silent Auction with more than 40 items, a Live Auction of 3 fabulous entertainment packages, and the drawing for this year’s raffle quilt. You won’t want to miss this annual community event.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 • Posted January 28, 2014
Build your own marketing plan from beginning steps to ongoing promotions with a panel of successful independent authors: Valerie Gaumont, Pamela Hutchins, and Eva Pohler. Valerie Gaumont is the author of Keeper of the Crossroads, Miss Chrissy’s Cooking School for Young Ladies, Brownie Oxford and the Ashland Affair, Roses for Juliet, Rabbit and the Channel Rider series books.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 • Posted December 9, 2013
Award-winning author Greg Garret will be at the Johnson City Library on Wednesday December11 at 9:30 am to discuss and sign his new novel The Prodigal, co-authored by the late Brennan Manning. Mr. Garrett is also a Professor of English at Baylor University, and has written over a dozen critically-acclaimed books and forty short stories.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 • Posted November 8, 2013
You’re Invited to the Johnson City Library’s 5th Anniversary Celebration and Veterans Tribute on November 9, 3:00- 5:00 pm.  There will be children’s activities, refreshments and a USO Show with live entertainment by The Friendly Pickers. Don’t miss the Last Chance Players Radio Play and Sheila Barnette reading WWII letters from her dad Curtis Knutson.
Thursday, October 24, 2013 • Posted October 28, 2013
It is fall semester and programs are in full swing! For Johnson City students, that means the opportunity to attend Discovery Academy! Discovery Academy is in its 7th year as a program, enriching the experience of math and science students in the community. While the program focuses on students in grades 3-5, there is an exciting buzz around Discovery Academy.
Thursday, June 13, 2013 • Posted June 17, 2013
Sculptures are coming and going at The Benini Galleries and Sculpture Ranch these days. Change is in the air. Recently, new pieces by Carreno and Catanaro were installed. Carreno's sculptures focus on the harmony and tension of opposing planes, combining symmetry and asymmetry as a means to communicate clearly and with strength.
Thursday, June 13, 2013 • Posted June 17, 2013
Want to learn what it takes to soar on the flying trapeze or just what goes into those cream pies that the clowns throw?  Then join Bonzo Crunch, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Ambassador of Laughter, for some serious fun on June 17 at 10:00 am at the JC library located at 501 Nugent   He is no class clown, but is certain to add amusement to a special 30-minute circus storytime, which will encourage children not only to read, but also to discover, dream and learn!