Aug. 19 through 23
Cookie Decorating class
Attend cookie decorating at Westside Community Center, 2932 S. I-35, New Braunfels. 1-3 p.m., daily. 830-221-4630.
Yoga @ Sophienburg
Participate in Yoga @ The Emmie at the historic Sophienburg Museum in downtown New Braunfels, 401 W. Coll St. Instructor Melissa Welch-Lamoreaux leads an hour and 15 minute class for adults. 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. $10. 830-629-1572. http://sophienburg.com
Celebrate back-to-school with Summer fun
Enjoy a back-to-school bash at the Freiheit Village Venue, hosted by Texas Tykes Pediatrics Dentistry, 2163 Stephens Place, Ste. 106, New Braunfels with a day of summer fun, including arts and crafts, face painting, bounce house and petting zoo. Free. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 830-302-2044.
Aug. 23 through Sept. 08
‘Let’s Murder Marsha’
Playing at the Circle Arts Theatre, 124 Elizabeth St., New Braunfels. A happy housewife named Marsha overhears her husband planning a surprise birthday party, or her murder. For ages 12 and up. $22. Show times vary. 830-837-6172.
Fresh fruits and veggies
Visit the New Braunfels Farmers Market, 186 S. Castell Ave., rain or shine every Saturday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Live music accompanies fresh fruit, produce, flowers and more. 830-629-2223.
Discover Das Rec today through scuba classes
Get a firsthand look at the world of scuba diving on the first Thursday of every month at Das Rec, 345 Landa St., New Braunfels. 7 p.m. $20.
Gospel brunch with a Texas-sized twist
A Texas-sized gospel brunch in a traditional New Orleans style will take place at Gruene Hall, 1231 Gruene Rd., New Braunfels. Catering by Gristmill Restaurant. Brunch begins at 10:30 a.m. To purchase tickets, stop by Gruene Hall. 830-629-5077. www.gruenehall.com
Doggie Dip Day
Aquatic dog lovers are welcome noon-4 p.m. at the Landa Park Aquatic Complex, 350 Aquatic Circle, New Braunfels. All dog participants must have a collar and proof of current rabies vaccines. $8 (one dog, two human guests). 830-221-4360.
9/11 Remembrance Day
Commemorate 9/11 as members of the New Braunfels Fire Department and Police Department walk from Fire Station No. 1 to the main plaza flagpole at 500 Main Plaza, New Braunfels beginning at 7:35 a.m. The walk and a moment of silence will honor civilians, police officers and fire fighters. 830-221-4000. www.nbtexas.org
Sept. 11 through 12
31st Business Trade Show
The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce presents the 31st annual Business Trade Show at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. The trade show is an opportunity for businesses in the area to network and showcase products. Sept. 10, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 800-572-2626. www.chamberinnewbraunfels.com
Stay Active by running the Gruene 10K in hill country
Take a leisurely or competitive stroll through Texas Hill Country before gathering at Gruene Hall for food and beer, 1281 Gruene Rd., New Braunfels. The event is sponsored by the New Braunfels Running Club. 830-708-2991. www.athleteguild.com.
Jacob’s Ladder Cancer Foundation holds 5K Run
Raise awareness for childhood cancer during the 2019 Jacob’s Ladder Foundtion 5K Run at Fischer Park, 1820 Old McQueeny Road. 8 a.m. $25.