Posted on: June 28, 2017

Annual Fourth of July Firework Spectacular

In honor of Independence Day, the City is hosting the annual Fourth of July Fireworks display on Tuesday, July 4th Festivities will kick off at 6:30 p.m. at the Landa Park Dance Slab with a free concert featuring Kori Free and The Groove Hounds. The sky

will light up with the
annual fireworks display at 
9:15 p.m. Residents and visitors are encouraged totune in to KGNB 1420 AM to listen to the live broadcast of patriotic music
timed to accompany the fireworks display.

“Wei...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month

Summer is here, which means it’s time to get your play on. This July, discover the power of play with the Parks and Recreation Department as they celebrate Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA).

New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is celebrating by
offering buy-one-get-one-free admission for the entire month of July on thefollowing days and attractions: <_o3a_p>

·       Mondays - Landa Park Paddl...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

New Braunfels EMS to Carry Oxygen Masks for Pets

The City of New Braunfels Fire Department has added vital equipment to assist in resuscitating animals injured during house fires. The masks are specially made, sized to fit a large variety of pets

and
use the same medical grade oxygen currently carried on every ambulance. Themasks also work with existing bag valve masks carried by our paramedics to aid
in ventilating the animals.<_o3a_p>

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

All Fireworks Prohibited Inside the City Limits

The possession or use of any kind of firework is prohibited (illegal) inside the city limits of New Braunfels. Anyone found to be in possession of or using fireworks within the city limits may be issued a citation and have their fireworks confiscated.

Individuals can legally transport fireworks through the City in a locked glove
compartment, in the trunk, or in the bed of a truck. The law requires thatpurchased fireworks remain in the original, unopened packaging and be placed in
the storage sectio...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Fourth of July

While many City facilities will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th (such as City Hall, the Library, the Westside Community Center, the Municipal Building and the Recycling Center), view this short video for information on City facilities and activities that

will be available on the holiday!

Fourth of July information....
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Freedom from Fractures Bone Health Workshop

The New Braunfels Public Library will join the American Bone Health organization to provide a Freedom from Fractures Bone Health Workshop at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, July 10th.

“Two million preventable bone fractures occur each year,”
commented Holly Mullins, a Peer Educator Volunteer with American Bone Health.“Freedom from Fractures is a national screening event to help those 45 and over
reduce...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Landa Park Miniature Golf Grand Re-Opening

The City invites the public to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand re-opening of Landa Park Miniature Golf on Saturday, July 8th at 10:00 a.m. The event will be held at the newly renovated course, located at 192 Landa Park Drive.

Following the ribbon cutting, families are invited to register for
the Grand Re-Opening Miniature Golf Tournament. The tournament will be a fourperson scramble. The entry fee is $10 per individual or $28 for a four person
team. The fee includes 18-hol...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Public Library Partners to Pack the Bus

During the month of July, patrons with outstanding fines can reduce them by bringing in needed school supplies as a part of the Communities in Schools “Pack the Bus” annual school supply drive.

The Library will reduce overdue fines by $2 for every new school supply item
received. The donated supplies will be distributed by Communities in Schools(CIS) to students in need in Guadalupe and Comal counties.
 

Most needed school supply it...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

2017 Box Fan Drive Kickoff

The New Braunfels Professional Firefighter’s Association’s is kicking off their Annual Fan Drive June 16th through July 6th. The donated fans will be distributed to those in the community who need help dealing with the extreme summer heat.

Donors are
asked to bring new, in-the-box fans to any of the following locations:  <_o3a_p>

·      Any
New Braunfels Fire Station<_o3a_p>

·      Fire
Administration (City Hall - &am...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Homesteading 101 at the Library

The New Braunfels Public Library is starting a monthly Homesteading 101 class on most of the 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. Each month the class will cover a different topic for more sustainable living.

“Homesteading
and sustainable living are important for our community,” commented ToniDavenport, Adult Services Librarian.  “This also goes along with our
summer reading theme of ‘Build a Better World,&a...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Sales Tax Received for April

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of $108,178 or 4.8% in sales taxes received in June (for the month of April) compared to the same month last year.

"This is the seventh consecutive month in the 2016-17 fiscal year to experience an increase.  Sales tax receipts for the fiscal year have increased $875,703 or 5.51% for the year compared to the first seven months of the prior fiscal year,&a...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

2017 Concert in the Park Series Announced

The Parks and Recreation Department has announced the 2017 Summer Concerts in the Park schedule. Concerts in the Park is a summer concerts series held at the Landa Park Dance Slab on Thursday evenings through August 3rd. All shows are free to the public

and begin at 7:30 p.m.<_o3a_p>

On Thursday, June 1st,
the series will kick off with Rumor Town, playing an exciting mixture ofcountry music. <_o3a_p>

“This summer we have
an incredible line-up of local musicians performing a variety of music rangingfrom blu...

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Check out the line up!