The Atascosa Co. Veterans Service Office needs donations
Help them replenish their food supplies. They need non-perishable items like canned chicken, crackers, peanut butter, etc. and hygiene products like shampoo and hand soap. You can bring donations to their office at 818 Main St. in Jourdanton, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 830-769-3251 for more information.
Virtual Mental Health First Aid Training Courses
Hosted by the San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Awareness. Open to residents of Bexar County and surrounding counties. Youth Training: July 20 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Adult Training: July 25 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Visit sacada.org/mental-health-awarenesstraining mhat/ to register. Call Gyna at 210-225-4741 for more information.
Food drive on July 22nd
Charlotte residents only. 11 a.m. on Lee Ave. in Charlotte, vacant lot across from the post office. Two households per vehicle max. Bring proof of address.
El Calvario Baptist free meals, backpacks
Roadside Meals for the Congregation July 22 & 23, 11am-1pm 811 Oak St. in Jourdanton. First come first serve. Backpack giveaway on July 23rd. If you would like to donate or have any questions, call Hector at 830-570-8649.
Urban Bricks live music
1502 W. Oaklawn Suite E in Pleasanton. 7pm-10pm Ice cold beer, good pizza and live music on Friday nights. Schedule: Manzy Lowry on July 22nd, Bradley Lindsley on August 6th and more.
Pleasanton Police Dept. Water Gun Wars July 23
Pleasanton River Park, 12-2pm Peace Officers vs. Kids. Beat the summer heat.
Free Beginner Skateboarding Lessons
The Navigators will be hosting free skateboarding classes on July 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and August 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pleasanton River Park Pavilion. To sign up, call or text Bob Byrd at 210-896-5525.
Rabies Vaccination Clinic July 23
Hosted by Poteet Grange, 9am-1pm, 511 N. 6th St. (corner 6th/Ave. D). See Life section for charges.
Pleasanton HS cheerleaders benefit
Car Wash and Bake Sale, Saturday, July 23 from 10am to 2pm in the Feldhaus parking lot. $10 per car wash. Donations are welcome.
Poteet VFD Auxiliary Group Firehouse Clean Up
Sunday, July 24, 1-5pm This is a great opportunity for youth who need community service hours. Meals will be provided. Please wear closed shoes.
Annual Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on July 24th
12-4 p.m. at 170 Hackberry St. in Leming. Complimentary BBQ sandwich menu at lunchtime, compliments from Kid Depot Childcare, donations welcome. Bake Sale, Live Auction at 1pm Snacks and drinks available for purchase. DJ Sosa from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m
Shoes & socks for a smile at CAST
Help the Children’s Alliance of South Texas put a Texas smile on their customers’ faces by gifting them a pair of new shoes and socks of their choice. For details or to register as a sponsor, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 830-393-6290 ext. 4018.
Free summer activities for children
Hosted by the City of Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Department every Tuesday. Pleasanton Civic Center at 10am July 26: Crafts Day and August 2: Film Day.
Pleasanton Finance Free drawing
The prize this month is a $100 bill. To enter, share their Facebook post, like their Pleasanton Finance Co. page and post a screenshot in the comments that you liked the page. The draw will take place on July 28th at 1pm on FB Live. You can also visit the office at 1612 W. Oaklawn in Pleasanton, in the same building as Western Finance and JM Connected Auto Sales.
Mini golf July 29th
Pleasanton Public Library, 11am-4pm No age limit.
Al-Anon meets at St. Andrew Catholic Church
Every Thursday at 7pm at the Minihalle, 626 Market St. in Pleasanton. The purpose of Al-Anon is to help family and friends recover from the effects of another person’s drinking.
Meet and greet with city officials on July 30th
Presented by Eastside Community Crime Watch and City of Pleasanton. 11am-1pm in the Great Pavilion at Pleasanton River Park. Free food and drinks.
Blood drive on August 7th
St. Andrew Catholic Church Congregational Hall, 9:00am-1:00pm Host: Knights of Columbus. All donors can choose from one of the new shirts in the Donor Store or from hundreds of gift cards. Call 210-731-5590 for details.
Poteet Jr. High Aggie Band meeting on August 8th
Meeting for everyone who will be in the band for the first time next school year. 6:15 p.m. at Poteet Jr. High Band Hall.
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