Meetings, Guest Speakers, Member News

Landa Park Bench Dedication Ceremony

A beautiful bench dedication ceremony took place on Oct. 21, 2017 in Landa Park. On this "Arbor Day" in the park, family and friends gathered for a presentation by Tim Barker, President of Friends for the Preservation of Historic Landa Park:  "Friends" donated two lovely park benches in memory of Dolores Schumann and Joyce Kolodzie.

Award Time!

Rosemarie Gregory, 2016 Seele Education Award winner, with Mayor pro tem Wayne Peters. New Braunfels Parks & Rec Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, September 2016.

Wein & Saengerfest 2017

Friends participated in this annual event downtown New Braunfels. We had Native American artifacts on display along with our new book on Landa Park. So many friendly folks stopped by to share their childhood memories of going to Landa Park.


January 2018 Meeting Guest Speakers

NBU Chief Operating Officer (L) Al Kaufmann, NBU Chief Executive Officer (Middle) Ian Taylor, and NBU Dir. of Water Services (R) Trino Pedraza, with Friends President Tim Barker

2018 Officers

(L-R) Tim Barker, Past President & Advisor, Leslie Dey, President, Jo Heideman, Treasurer, Gay Woodward, Webmaster, Jennifer Graham, Lynda Brandes, Myles Peinemann, &  Dan Krueger. Seated: Violet Tanneberger, Chaplain and Vanda Babich.

Not pictured: Jan Kingsbury, Vice President, Sandy Schlameus, Secretary, Marie Offerman, Chaplain, Bob Wolf, Advisor, John Davis, Communications and Dwight Micklewait.