La Vernia church plans festival
Immanuel Lutheran Church’s ninth annual community-wide festival will be held on Sunday, Aug. 26, at 11 a.m. in the La Vernia Chamber of Commerce Park located on U.S. 87 in La Vernia.
Chris Rybak, “The Accordion Cowboy,” will perform from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A live auction starts at 1:15 p.m. There will be a silent auction, a water slide, a cakewalk, a country store, a washer tournament, games, and more. A roast beef dinner will be served for an $8 donation, with dine-in or drive-thru service.
The church is celebrating 111 years in the community. It was organized in 1901 and received its 100th year historical plaque in 2001. The church is located on F.M. 775 before the Cibolo Creek Bridge. For more information, call Lillian Kosub at 210-648-1724.