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Soccer is Back! San Saba Registration moved to 2-20-21 due to bad weather. Registrations and evaluations will be on February 20th from 9 to 12 at the Mill Pond Park track for boys and girls ages 4 yrs. - high school. There is a separate fee per child and per family. Bring birth certificates. Wear masks; one person per family at the registration table.
No-Cost Rapid COVID Testing - in San Saba at the Civic Center: February 10th (Wednesday), 1:00-3:00 p.m.; February 11th (Thursday), 8:00-10:00 a.m.; February 12th (Friday), 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Fat Tuesday Celebration - at First Presbyterian Church on February 16th at 6 p.m. with pancakes and bacon. All are welcome to come and enjoy the feast!
Ash Wednesday Service - at First Presbyterian Church on February 17th. We will have Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes. Our Table is open to all.
Texas Health and Human Services is offering COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line. - If you or someone you know is feeling overwhelmed by the COVID-19 pandemic, help is available. Speak with a mental health professional for help dealing with anxiety, depression, stress, grief or worry 24/7. Call the toll-free COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line at 833-986-1919.
Si usted o alguien que conoce se sienten abrumados por la pandemia del COVID-19, pueden recibir ayuda. - Si usted o alguien que conoce se sienten abrumados por la pandemia del COVID-19, pueden recibir ayuda. Comuníquese con un profesional de la salud mental para pedir ayuda con la ansiedad, la depresión, el estrés, la pena o la preocupación las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana. Llame gratis a la línea de apoyo a la salud mental por el COVID-19 al 833-986-1919.
Rylander Library - is again open on Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. COVID restrictions are still in place. Wear your mask and and return your books in the book drop.
San Saba County Historical Commission – meets the first Tuesday of the month at the Rylander Library beginning at 1:00 p.m. Their meetings are open to all who are interested in San Saba County history.
San Saba Garden Club meetings – The Club meets at 2:00 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month (unless otherwise announced) at the Historic Mill Pond Building, 1107 East Commerce. Initial meeting September 1st. Prospective members warmly welcomed. For more information, contact <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Bible Study Fellowship – The San Saba Women’s BSF Group began a new study on Thursday, September 17th. This year’s study, Genesis, is a timely study of new beginnings. The study introduces central themes of the Bible such as creation and redemption. The audience is God’s chosen people, the Israelites. For more info., go to mybsf.org or www.bsfinternational.org. You may register online or contact Julie Sloan at email@example.com or 325/372-3215 (hm) or 325/372-7392 (c).
Griefshare at San Saba’s First Baptist Church - It hurts to lose someone – don’t go through the grief process alone! Griefshare begins Monday, January 11th, at 6:00 p.m. For information, call Paula at 254/702-0466.
Trailhead Chapel Time - Radio Broadcast: Sunday through Friday - 7 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 7 p.m., on KRNR 100.5 and internet-radio.com (search KRNR)
The San Saba River City Band - rehearsals are suspended until further notice due to COVID. For info: call Bill Grusendorf at 372-5821; Dwayne Bishop at 325-372-7491, or Rebecca Whitley at 325-372-1316.
Algerita Cemetery needs donations for maintenance of grounds from the damage of hailstorm and rain. Please send donations (or memorial contributions for loved ones) to: M. Spears, 810 W. Sunset St., San Saba, TX 76877, or City National Bank, P.O. Box 98, San Saba, TX 76877
San Saba County First Responder Organization is accepting memorials for loved ones. Send to San Saba County FRO, Box 293, Cherokee, TX 76832. Include name of person being memorialized or honored, address for memorial to be sent, and your name and address.
Alcoholics Anonymous - If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Call 325-261-3511.
Blood Drive by Baylor Scott & White Health - Blood drives scheduled for 2021: March 30th, June 29th, September 28th, and November 30th.
Central Texas Food Bank - San Saba County food distribution to people in need 2 times/month on 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, at San Saba’s Civic Center from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Please call the Hotline at 512-684-2559 to check if inclement weather or holidays will affect the normal schedule.
Dove Project - Individual Counseling, Legal Aid, & more. Guidance and assistance for domestic violence victims - contact Dove Project at 325-372-4357.
Help a child have a safe childhood. Report child abuse if you see it occurring. The hotline is (800) 252-5400 or report it online at <www.txabusehotline.org>.
Never Surrender Cancer Foundation of San Saba County - to assist cancer patients with travel expenses relating to cancer treatments. For an application, contact Donna or Karen at 325- 372-2961 or pick up an application at Commercial National Bank. You can mail your donation to: P.O. Box 995, San Saba 76877; or drop it off at Commercial National Bank.
Hill Country Bible Church Celebrates Recovery - every Tuesday night from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at 417 E. Wallace St., San Saba, TX. For info, call 325-205-3395.
San Saba County Historical Ornament Series has 12 ornaments - available at Rylander Library.
Honor your loved one with a memorial to The Friends of Rylander Memorial Library. A donation of any amount can be made to the Friends and will be used to carry out the Summer Reading Program for Elementary students and teens. Contact Samantha Vargas, Librarian, at Rylander Library (325-372-3079) for more information.
CTCADA - adolescent intervention & treatment programs. Education, individual counseling, family therapy, group counseling & referral. For efforts to prevent or intervene in youth alcohol & drug abuse, call 254-690-4455.