Blessing Bags is an Interest Group that focuses on donating, collecting and packing items to create “Blessing Bags” for our city’s homeless. We partner with a group in the downtown Weston Centre who handles the distribution each Monday morning. We meet to pack bags the first Tuesday from 10 am
Newcomers of San Antonio, is a diverse group of ladies whose objective is to extend a friendly and neighborly hand to all newcomers to San Antonio by introducing them to each other and their new community. Newcomers also promotes interest in our city and encourages community involvement. Our mission is to extend a warm welcome to new residents who relocate to San Antonio, help them integrate rapidly into our community and develop a sense of security and belonging.
Newcomers meet the first Thursday of every month for a luncheon and the third Thursday of every month for coffee. We also have special interest groups that meet generally once a month for a variety of activities. These special interest groups have included exploring San Antonio, cooking, book clubs, bridge, bunco, canasta, dining groups, gardening, stitchery, etc. There are also several activities for couples to enjoy.