Thursday, Oct. 10 Representatives of Tri-County Health, Visiting Angels and Alamo Hospice will lead presentations about the variety of services offered by caregiver organizations at the Lakehills Area Library from noon to 2 p.m. The session will include lunch. The library is at 7200 FM 1283 in Lakehills.
Saturday, Oct. 12 Downtown Medina will be filled with vendors, some professional, others everyday residents trying to get some money for items they no longer need, when the Community Garage Sale returns to Highway 16 through Medina. It’s an informal sale that the community hosts periodically as a means of showing how close-knit and diverse the community is. Vendors take a spot on Highway 16 on a first-come, first-served basis and stay until shoppers disappear.
A “Texas Writes” event featuring presentations by two authors, Carol Dawson and Charlotte Gullick, will be held in the downstairs area at the Bandera County Public Library beginning at 10 a.m. It is free and open to the public, but organizers hope guests will pre-register so enough space is set aside for the crowd. Call the library, at 515 Main St. in Bandera, at 830-796-4213 to reserve a spot.
The Bandera County Democratic Club will hear comments from Caleb Brock, a recent high school graduate who co-founded Students for Increased Voter Participation, and Joe Herrera, a Democratic candidate for the District 53 state House seat, when it meets at the Bandera Electric Cooperative’s headquarters, 3172 Highway 16 North, beginning at 11 a.m.
Triple H Equitherapy will host the 23rd annual Magic of Horses Gala fundraiser at Pedrotti’s North Wind Ranch in Helotes from 6-10 p.m. It will include a live and silent auction, a raffle, a dinner and music by the Ricky Adams Band. Tickets can be obtained at the EventBrite webpage, https://triple-h.org/gala-2019.html. Pedrotti’s is at 13715 FM 1560.
The 8th annual Tx Hill Country Music Fest will present singer-songwriters Jason Eady and Zac Wilkerson in concert at the 11th Street Cowboy Bar, 307 11th St. in Bandera, beginning at 6 p.m. The fundraiser put on by the Bandera County Kiwanis Club includes a live auction and food prepared by Brick’s River Café. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Proceeds benefit the Kiwanis Scholarship Fund, the Warriors Heart Foundation and the Bandera Challenger Sports League.