Calendar

Sunday, Nov. 11

There will be a free luncheon for veterans at 1 p.m. at Thomas Valle American Legion Post 479, 583 W. Main St.

The city of Uvalde will host an Armistice Day commemoration at 3 p.m. to honor Uvaldeans who lost their lives in service to the United States between 1917-1918. The event will take place at Uvalde Memorial Park.

Monday, Nov. 12

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Anastasia Moreno, Sabinal High School class of 1997 graduate, will speak in back-to-back Veterans Day observances. At 9 a.m., she will be at Sabinal Elementary School. Beginning at 11 a.m., she will be at the high school gym. From there, she will walk with high schoolers to the city park to place a wreath at the memorial plaque, which lists the names of Sabinal residents who were killed in either World War I or II.

American Legion Post 479 and its ladies auxiliary unit will host a Veterans Day ceremony at 11 a.m. at the Uvalde County Event Center at the Fairplex.

THURSDAY, NOV. 15

Downtown farmers market will be held in the downtown plaza from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. with an array of homegrown vegetables, baked goods, and artisan goods offered by area merchants.

City of Uvalde planner/historic preservation officer Susan Anderson will talk to members of the Uvalde County Historical Commission at 5:30 p.m. about Uvalde County residents who died while serving in World War I.

Brenda Postert will lead a Herby Ham Activity Center class on how to make pralines. The 6 p.m. class fee is $15, and attendees should have registered by Oct. 31.

Uvalde High School’s mariachi extravaganza will begin at 7 p.m. Veronica Ramirez and Alyssa Gomez will direct the event, which will feature headliners Mariachi Los Soberanos and special guest Beatriz in the John H. Harrell Auditorium at Uvalde High School. Tickets are $10, and the doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

FRIDAY, NOV. 16

Dance with the Jack Clarkson band at 7 p.m. at the Herby Ham Activity Center, 248 Farm to Market Road 3447. Attendees are encouraged to bring a snack to share. Admission is $7.50 per person.

SATURDAY, NOV. 17

The Uvalde de las Encinas Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 10:30 a.m. at El Progreso Memorial Library, where Chad Stary will present a program on Texas Rangers.

SUNDAY, NOV. 18

Herby Ham Sunday Jam will feature local artists in a relaxed atmosphere at the Herby Ham Activity Center at 2 p.m. FMI, 830-591-2711.

NOV. 28 – DEC. 22

Herby Ham Activity Center’s Christmas shop will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. FMI or to sign up as a vendor, call 830-591-2711.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28

Herby Ham Activity Center’s Christmas shop will open with a $6 luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. RSVP, 830-591-2711.