Explore new hobbies in New Braunfels this weekend with a raised-bed gardening and archery 101 class, plus four more outings to take part in.
Friday night at Gruene Hall
Chubby Knuckle Choir will open for the Midnight River Choir. $10. Doors open at 7 p.m. Gruene Hall, 1281 Gruene Road, New Braunfels. 830-606-1281. www.gruenehall.com
Big Smo at Conways
Catch American country rap musician Big Smo as he stops in New Braunfels for his We the People Tour. $15 general admission. 9 p.m. Conway’s, 262 W. Jahn St. 830-620+5376. www.conwaysdancehall.com
DIY Saturday: Raised bed gardening
The Comal County office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is hosting a series of monthly DIY Saturday events. In February, participants will learn about raised bed gardening. Classes are held from 9-11 a.m. the second Saturday of each month at the county’s Extension Office, 325 Resource Drive, New Braunfels. The cost for each class is typically $15. Register for classes by calling 830-620-3440. Each class requires a minimum class size.
Bring the whole family to explore books, songs and crafts. 10:30-11 a.m. Free. New Braunfels Public Library, 700 E. Common St. 830-221-4300. www.nbtexas.org/library
Kids’ Night Out
Kids’ Night Out is a safe, supervised environment that gives kids the opportunity to get active and make friends. Activities include board games, arts and crafts, sports and creative play. 6-10 p.m. $20 per child. Landa Recreation Center, 164 Landa Park Drive, New Braunfels. Register by calling 830-221-4370.
People age 9 and older can hone their archery skills with a Texas Parks and Wildlife Certified Instructor in this beginner-level class. Pre-registration is required for each session. $5. 1:30-3 p.m. Fischer Park Nature Education Center, 1946 Monarch Way, New Braunfels. 830-221-4378. www.nbtexaS.org/fpnec
This is not a comprehensive list.