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SU to host ‘Halloween at the Oaks’ Oct. 26

“Halloween at the Oaks” is a community event to provide children of the city of Kerrville and children of Schreiner faculty and staff the opportunity to participate in a fun and safe Halloween. It is being put on by Schreiner Reslife and the upperclassman at the university. This event is free, and the public is encouraged to attend.

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Monday 10/21/2019
Texas Exes to host ‘Thirsty Thursday’ event Oct. 24
Posted: October 21, 2019

Kerr County Texas Exes will host “Thirsty Thursday” on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 5:30 p.m. at the Ridge Marketplace, located at 13439 S. Ranch Road 783.

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Saturday 10/19/2019
‘Buttons & Bows’ set for Nov. 8-9 at First Christian
Posted: October 19, 2019

The annual holiday bazaar at First Christian Church in Kerrville will be held again this fall and the public is invited to visit their event on Nov. 8-9.

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‘Shining Lives’ continues at the Point Theatre
Posted: October 19, 2019

In the Roaring Twenties, a surging economy created an era of mass consumerism, as Jazz-Age flappers flouted Prohibition laws and the Harlem Renaissance redefined arts and culture.

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Thursday 10/17/2019
Pets of the Week – October 16, 2019
Posted: October 17, 2019


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Tuesday 10/15/2019
City to host ‘Family Fright Night’ Oct. 31
Posted: October 15, 2019

The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department invites all ghosts, goblins and creatures of the night to join us on Thursday, Oct. 31 for the annual Family Fright Night, an evening of safe and traditional family fun.

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Monday 10/14/2019
UGRA recognizes summer study volunteers
Posted: October 14, 2019

E. coli bacteria is an indicator of water contamination and is used to assess the risk of contracting a waterborne illness while swimming. Therefore, each summer, UGRA tests E. coli bacteria levels at twenty-one popular swimming holes throughout Kerr County. UGRA began the Volunteer Summer Study in 2004 to expand the number of sites that are monitored routinely and to supplement water quality data collected by UGRA staff.

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Saturday 10/12/2019
SU names Beran Chemistry Award winners for 2018-19
Posted: October 12, 2019

Schreiner University’s professor of Chemistry, Dr. Kiley Miller, announced the 2018-19 recipients of the Judith and Jo A. Beran Chemistry award.

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Friday 10/11/2019
Scots of the THC to host ‘Ceilidh,’ picnic Oct. 19
Posted: October 11, 2019

The Scots of the Texas Hill Country will host a potluck picnic at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Church, located at 213 Loma Linda Drive, on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m. 

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Thursday 10/10/2019
Pets of the Week – October 9, 2019
Posted: October 10, 2019


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Wednesday 10/09/2019
‘Plein Air’ painting class offered by KACC Oct. 10
Posted: October 09, 2019

“Plein Air” painting might be known for art works created by artists at easels standing in the great outdoors, but a workshop indoors in Sue’s Studio at the Kerr Arts & Cultural Center in downtown Kerrville started the process for some local painters recently.

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Monday 10/07/2019
PRMC seeking ‘Shuttle Service’ drivers, volunteers
Posted: October 07, 2019

Peterson Regional Medical Center has plans for a new pick up / delivery service in their main patient/visitor front parking lots; the “Peterson Shuttle Service,” and the PRMC Auxiliary is seeking more volunteer drivers to help with this.

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Sunday 10/06/2019
Motsch to share experiences with NPSOT Oct. 8
Posted: October 06, 2019

The Riverside Nature Center, the Kerrville Chapter of the Native Plant Society of  Texas will feature an inspiring presentation of one man’s journey in changing his barren home lawn into a native plant studio for insect photography on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 1:30 p.m.

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Saturday 10/05/2019
‘Plein Air’ paint workshop set for KACC
Posted: October 05, 2019

Kerr Arts & Cultural Center is hosting a Plein Air Painting class, facilitated by Paulette Alsworth.

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Friday 10/04/2019
Golf tourney raises $36K for Habitat for Humanity
Posted: October 04, 2019

Habitat for Humanity Kerr County had a very successful 12th Annual Charity Golf Tournament. The tournament was held at the Riverhill Country Club on Monday, Sept. 23, with 120 players participating.

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Thursday 10/03/2019
Pets of the Week – October 2, 2019
Posted: October 03, 2019


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Tuesday 10/01/2019
Limited seating still available for symphony
Posted: October 01, 2019

Limited seating is still available for the upcoming Syphony of the Hills’ “Swan Songs: Graceful Music” concert slated for Thursday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the Cailloux Theater.

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‘Angel Tree’ registration under way
Posted: October 01, 2019

The Salvation Army would like to help make this Christmas brighter for many children in our community.

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Monday 09/30/2019
OLH receives technology assistance through grant from Hal & Charlie Peterson Foundation
Posted: September 30, 2019

Our Lady of the Hills Regional Catholic High School in Kerrville has received a significant grant from the Hal & Charlie Peterson Foundation to upgrade the school’s computer lab and keep pace with the ever-advancing world of technology.

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Saturday 09/28/2019
City hosts ‘Movies in the Park’ through October
Posted: September 28, 2019

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department will host “Movies in the Park” Halloween Movie Month during October at Louise Hays Park Bring the family, chairs, blankets, insect repellant, and flashlights for an outdoor evening at the movies. A Halloween flick will be showcased every weekend to keep the spooky spirit alive all month long.

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Friday 09/27/2019
KCWC ‘Cancer Support Squad Walk-Run’ Oct. 5
Posted: September 27, 2019

The Kerr County Women’s Chamber, Inc., offers a “Cancer Support Squad Walk-Run” on Saturday, Oct. 5, a charity event, not a timed race.

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Thursday 09/26/2019
Pets of the Week – September 25, 2019
Posted: September 26, 2019


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Tuesday 09/24/2019
OLH hosts annual senior blessing ceremony
Posted: September 24, 2019

Twenty-three Our Lady of the Hills seniors officially began their final year of high school Friday, Sept. 6 with the annual senior blessing and Mass at Notre Dame Catholic Church in Kerrville.

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Monday 09/23/2019
Capella Living Solutions to manage Villagio
Posted: September 23, 2019

This month, Colorado-based Cappella Living Solutions (Cappella) assumed management of Villagio of Kerrville, a memory support community serving local older adults with excellent care. The new Cappella management team will be coming alongside existing Villagio of Kerrville team members to help them continue to deliver personalized Alzheimer’s and dementia support to their community.

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Saturday 09/21/2019
Johnson named symphony concertmaster
Posted: September 21, 2019

Philip Johnson has been named Concertmaster of Kerrville’s Symphony of the Hills, beginning with the 2019-2020 season.

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Friday 09/20/2019
HCAF to host ‘Mad Hatter Tea Party’ Sept. 22
Posted: September 20, 2019

The Hill Country Arts Foundation annual Visual Arts fundraiser will be held on Sunday, Sept. 22, from 3:30-6:30 p.m.

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Thursday 09/19/2019
Pets of the Week – September 25, 2019
Posted: September 19, 2019


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Tuesday 09/17/2019
Texas Exes ‘Thirsty Thursday’ set for Sept. 19
Posted: September 17, 2019

Kerr County Texas Exes will host “Thirsty Thursday” Sept. 19 at Basement Brewers of Texas at 5:30 p.m.

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LWV invites public to dinner Sept. 19
Posted: September 17, 2019

The League of Women Voters of the Hill Country Texas will conduct a general meeting on Thursday, Sept. 19 from 5:30-7 p.m. The location is Schreiner University in the Cailloux Campus Activity Center.

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Sunday 09/15/2019
KAC to host iconographer Perez Sept. 17
Posted: September 15, 2019

The Kerrville Art Club will be hosting Irene Perez, a renowned iconographer, at their meeting on Sept. 17.

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Saturday 09/14/2019
HCCBA to host ‘A Night in Rio’ April 18
Posted: September 14, 2019

Hill Country Charity Ball Association, Inc. will host its 34th annual ball—”A Night in Rio: A Brazilian Carnaval”—on Saturday, April 18, at 6 p.m. in the Hill Country Youth Event Center.

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Friday 09/13/2019
‘Friends’ to host award-winning author Crook tomorrow
Posted: September 13, 2019

The Friends of the Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library are hosting Elizabeth Crook on Saturday, Sept. 14 at 2 p.m. to read and talk about her writing.

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Thursday 09/12/2019
Pets of the Week – September 11, 2019
Posted: September 12, 2019


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Tuesday 09/10/2019
Library to host ‘Drive-In’ event on Sept. 21
Posted: September 10, 2019

All ages are invited to the Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library located at 505 Water St. on Saturday, Sept. 21 to build a cardboard car for the “Drive-In at the Library” event.

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Sunday 09/08/2019
GWG to host Hegemier demonstration
Posted: September 08, 2019

The Guadalupe Watercolor Group will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 1 p.m. in the Forum of the Kerr Arts and Cultural Center.  

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Saturday 09/07/2019
HCAF hosting Chekhov Acting Workshop
Posted: September 07, 2019

Imagine creating powerful, emotional, action-driven performances with a physical expression unique to each character yet filled with your creative individuality.

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Tickets available for upcoming symphony series
Posted: September 07, 2019

Beginning Sept. 1, the public can purchase individual seats for any of the five concerts to be presented this season by Symphony of the Hills. Individual concert tickets can be purchased by following the links online at www.symphonyofthehills.org.

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Friday 09/06/2019
‘Wonderful Life’ auditions set Saturday, Monday
Posted: September 06, 2019

The Hill Country Arts Foundation invites all community members to come to auditions for “It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” Saturday, Sept. 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Monday, Sept. 9 from 5-6:30 p.m.

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Wednesday 09/04/2019
Pets of the Week – September 4, 2019
Posted: September 04, 2019


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Monday 09/02/2019
Sponsors sought for ‘Family Fright Night’
Posted: September 02, 2019

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is seeking sponsors for the annual Family Fright Night on Halloween.

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Sunday 09/01/2019
Gonzalez to address TDW at Sept. 3 meeting
Posted: September 01, 2019

Hill Country Chapter of Texas Democratic Women will resume its regular meetings with a luncheon on Sept. 3, followed by the business meeting and program. The public is invited to attend.

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Saturday 08/31/2019
Morning Rotary Club welcomes district governor, awards fellowships
Posted: August 31, 2019

Rotary District 5840 Governor John Hutcherson recently honored the Kerrville Morning Rotary Club with a presentation on the purpose and direction of Rotary.

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Friday 08/30/2019
‘Peterson Health Gala’ fundraiser set Sept. 14
Posted: August 30, 2019

Area residents interested in attending the Peterson Health Gala 2019 party and contributing to the fundraising efforts of the Peterson Foundation in support of the hospital’s medical services can buy tickets now for the event on Saturday, Sept. 14.

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Thursday 08/29/2019
Pets of the Week – August 28, 2019
Posted: August 29, 2019


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Tuesday 08/27/2019
‘Peterson Health Gala’ fundraiser set Sept. 14
Posted: August 27, 2019

Area residents interested in attending the Peterson Health Gala 2019 party and contributing to the fundraising efforts of the Peterson Foundation in support of the hospital’s medical services can buy tickets now for the event on Saturday, Sept. 14.

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Monday 08/26/2019
Families invited to ‘Kerr 4-H Big Bash’ Sept. 3
Posted: August 26, 2019

Kerr County families are invited to bring the school-age children to the annual “Kerr 4-H Big Bash,” a get-acquainted and sign-up night, to be introduced to the variety of programs and activities available here in 4-H.

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Sunday 08/25/2019
RNC raffle tickets for ‘Forging Hope’
Posted: August 25, 2019

As a feature for the upcoming “5th Annual Run for Riverside 5K” fundraiser scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 7, the staff and volunteers at the Riverside Nature Center received the donation of two pieces of James Avery Artisan jewelry for which they are selling raffle tickets.

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Saturday 08/24/2019
HC Chorale invites public to reception Sept. 2
Posted: August 24, 2019

Area men and women with choral experience who are interested in joining the Hill Country Chorale, Kerrville’s community chorus, are invited to a free reception on Monday, Sept. 2 at 6:30 p.m. at Ryan Hall at First Presbyterian Church.

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Friday 08/23/2019
LWV to celebrate ‘Women’s Equality Day’ Aug. 26
Posted: August 23, 2019

The League of Women Voters of the Hill Country Texas will host a dinner in celebration of “Women's Equality Day” on Monday, Aug. 26 from 6-8 p.m. at the Cailloux Campus Activity Center on the campus of Schreiner University.

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Thursday 08/22/2019
Pets of the Week – August 21, 2019
Posted: August 22, 2019


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