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Weather Forecast for San Marcos

This Afternoon

Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight

Clear, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph.

Friday

Sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Friday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

Saturday

Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph.

Sunday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

Sunday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

Monday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Monday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Tuesday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.

Tuesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

Wednesday

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.

San Marcos News and Events

Creation Station

Event date: April 25, 2019
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Ages 5-10. This program provides children a chance to explore many art forms. Come stretch your creativity with different art and maker projects each month! All supplies provided.

Pawsitive Outcomes Implementation Plan - Public Meeting

Event date: April 25, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Based on direction from the San Marcos City Council, City staff, regional shelters partners, and community partners are developing a plan to achieve a 90 percent live outcome rate at the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter within five years. To help create this plan to save more lives at the shelter, we invite you to attend one of the three public meetings to share your ideas and feedback.

Pawsitive Outcomes Implementation Plan - Public Meeting

Event date: April 25, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Based on direction from the San Marcos City Council, City staff, regional shelters partners, and community partners are developing a plan to achieve a 90 percent live outcome rate at the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter within five years. To help create this plan to save more lives at the shelter, we invite you to attend one of the three public meetings to share your ideas and feedback.

Demystifying Medical Careers

Event date: April 25, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
This series will feature panel discussions with area physicians, possible shadowing/volunteer opportunities with local medical providers, mentorship, and access to college and medical school representatives. This program is aimed at high school and undergraduate students, but is open to all ages, including parents. Presented by Tia Macias from Miss Diversity of Medicine. www.missdiversityofmedicine.com

Puppet Show: The Tortoise and the Hare

Event date: April 26, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages.

50+ Duplicate Bridge

Event date: April 26, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation has partnered with the Texas Capital Bridge Association to offer Duplicate Bridge every Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the San Marcos Activity Center. The San Marcos club is a member of the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL), which has over 167,000 members who play duplicated bridge in 3200 clubs across the United States, Canada and Mexico. To find out more information about the Texas Capital Bridge Association, visit www.austinbridge.org or contact the local TCBA club director, Harry Ingham at 512-392-7612.

Puppet Show: The Tortoise and the Hare

Event date: April 26, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages.

Baby Storytime

Event date: April 26, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
An early literacy playgroup for pre-walkers. Join other babies for songs, stories, stretches and playtime!

Free Community Shred Day

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The City Clerks office will sponsor a free Shred Day for San Marcos and Hays County residents from 9 a.m. to 12 noon (or until truck is full) . The limit is three boxes per vehicle. No commercial/business shredding will be accepted. Residents are invited to safely dispose of personal documents and records such as old tax returns, processed checks, medical records, loan applications, financial reports and other papers that include Social Security or banking and credit card account numbers. Documents should be free of metals, such as binders, large metal clips and hanging folders. No plastics, such as DVDs, ID badges, and X-rays, will not be accepted. Please do not tape boxes closed. Staff will be available to help unload material from vehicles. Bags and boxes will be returned to residents. For more information, call the City Clerks office at 512.393.8090.

San Marcos Farmers Market

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

San Mercado

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
Price Center & Tea Room
222 W San Antonio Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
An expansion on what was previously known as 4th Flea, San Mercado includes art, live music, and a variety of goods and products.

Spring Story Festival

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Celebrate spring with stories, crafts, and fun! Kids of all ages are invited to the public library for a morning of spring stories brought to you by the Texas State University Student Reading Council. Children will learn about the joys of the growing season and the diversity of our planet while enjoying crafts and face-painting.

Facebook for Seniors

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Whether you want to follow what is happening in your loved ones lives, find people from past relationships, or even discover events and social groups in your community, this free workshop is for you! Join us and learn the basics of Facebook from creating an account to sharing a picture or writing a post. Bring your devices or use one of ours. Presented by Krystal Saenz.

Peter, Paul, and Mary Greatest Hits Sing-a-Long

Event date: April 28, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Cynthia Gonzalez and Skip Brasher will lead this salute to the 60s. If you play a guitar, feel free to bring it. Bell bottoms, beads, and flowers in your hair are optional.

50+ Game Day Club

Event date: April 29, 2019
Event Time: 12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
50+ San Marcos Game Day Club: Meets every Monday- except City Holidays!
Join the San Marcos Game Day Club. This social club meets every Monday at the San Marcos Activity Center, Meeting Room 1, from 12:30-4 PM. Game materials for Bridge, Mexican Train Dominoes, Hand & Foot, and 42 are provide. New members are welcome. Pre-Registration is required, same day registration is not allowed. Members, make sure you arrive on time to get in on a game! Call Parks & Recreation at 393-8400.

Double Reed Solo Recital Concert with Piano

Event date: April 29, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The students of the Oboe and Bassoon Studios at Texas State University will be performing solo repertoire prepared during this semester with their supervising professors.

Storytime

Event date: April 30, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

Storytime

Event date: April 30, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

Cuntame Bilingual Stories

Event date: April 30, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
For ages 3 to 6. Stories, songs, and learning in English and Spanish. Para nios de 3 a 6 aos. Historias, canciones y aprendizaje en ingls y espaol.

Human Services Advisory Board

Event date: April 30, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Located in the Human Resources Training Room next to the Utility Billing Office.

From Monet to Van Gogh: A History of Impressionism

Event date: May 1, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Join us as we continue our examination of Impressionism. We will look at the lives and work of Berthe Morisot, Edgar Degas, Gustave Caillebotte, Paul Gauguin, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Brought to you by LifeLong Learning San Marcos, and presented by Becky Duval Reese.

1st Wednesday Book Club

Event date: May 1, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Adults discuss Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig.

Arts Workshop-The Business-Minded Artist

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location:
501 East Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Ryan Runcie will share his experience and business advice for fellow artists at a workshop May 2 from noon-2 p.m. at the San Marcos Activity Center Room 2, 501 E. Hopkins.

The Business-minded Artist workshop will explore topics such as setting goals, earning an income, and thoughts on professionalism for artists wishing to treat their artistic endeavors as a business.

The workshop is free of charge, and a light lunch will be provided. Space is limited, so please RSVP to Arts Coordinator Trey Hatt at ghatt@sanmarcostx.gov.

For more information, contact Recreation Programs Manager Lisa Morris at lmorris@sanmarcostx.gov or Arts Coordinator Trey Hatt at ghatt@sanmarcostx.gov.

50+ Monthly Bingo

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Experience the thrill of winning and the joy of getting together with others! Each month we provide Bingo with great prizes, and light refreshments. Come join the fun B-4, during, and after! If you would like to play more games, please help us by bringing some prizes we can use. Thank you to everyone who has brought prizes. Location: San Marcos Activity Center from 2-3 PM. FREE! For more information, call 393-8400.

LEGO Mania

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Grab a bowl full of LEGOs and a base plate and build your dream creation. For ages 4 and up.

Chess Night

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
All ages and skill levels are welcome. The library provides chess sets, clocks, and basic instruction.

Storytime

Event date: May 3, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

50+ Duplicate Bridge

Event date: May 3, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation has partnered with the Texas Capital Bridge Association to offer Duplicate Bridge every Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the San Marcos Activity Center. The San Marcos club is a member of the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL), which has over 167,000 members who play duplicated bridge in 3200 clubs across the United States, Canada and Mexico. To find out more information about the Texas Capital Bridge Association, visit www.austinbridge.org or contact the local TCBA club director, Harry Ingham at 512-392-7612.

Yarn in the Community

Event date: May 3, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The library invites all fiber folks to enjoy sewing, knitting, or crocheting in good company. Bring your own materials and a current project.

Storytime

Event date: May 3, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

Baby Storytime

Event date: May 3, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
An early literacy playgroup for pre-walkers. Join other babies for songs, stories, stretches and playtime!

San Marcos Farmers Market

Event date: May 4, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

Herbalism Club: Mood Enhancement and Relaxation

Event date: May 5, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Let's talk about herbs! Join us for an ongoing herbalism knowledge-share with other local gardeners, foragers, and plant lovers. Feel free to bring favorite books, recipes, seeds or cuttings to swap, or just come ready to learn. Meets the first Sunday of every month join in anytime!

50+ Game Day Club

Event date: May 6, 2019
Event Time: 12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
50+ San Marcos Game Day Club: Meets every Monday- except City Holidays!
Join the San Marcos Game Day Club. This social club meets every Monday at the San Marcos Activity Center, Meeting Room 1, from 12:30-4 PM. Game materials for Bridge, Mexican Train Dominoes, Hand & Foot, and 42 are provide. New members are welcome. Pre-Registration is required, same day registration is not allowed. Members, make sure you arrive on time to get in on a game! Call Parks & Recreation at 393-8400.

Trombone Chamber Music

Event date: May 6, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The Texas State University Trombone Choir, comprised of undergraduate and graduate trombonists, will perform on alto, tenor and bass trombones.

GED Registration (Part 1)

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Adults wanting to prepare for the GED exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Monday and Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Must return on May 9 for Part 2.

Storytime

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

Storytime

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

Cuntame Bilingual Stories

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
For ages 3 to 6. Stories, songs, and learning in English and Spanish. Para nios de 3 a 6 aos. Historias, canciones y aprendizaje en ingls y espaol.

City Council Work Session & Executive Session

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 05:50 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

Human Services Advisory Board

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Located in the Human Resources Training Room next to the Utility Billing Office.

City Council Meeting

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:
630 E. Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
4 p.m. Proclamations
5:30 p.m. City Council meeting

(Televised live on Time Warner Ch. 10 and Grande Ch. 16 or 123-16 and video streamed).

Teen Advisory Board

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Teen Advisory Board is a group of teens interested in making a difference at the library. TAB members play a critical role in developing the library's young adult collection, young adult outreach, event planning, and making the library a friendlier place for young adults. Teens can earn volunteer hours for attending. New members welcome!

From Monet to Van Gogh: A History of Impressionism

Event date: May 8, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Join us as we continue our examination of Impressionism. We will look at the lives and work of Berthe Morisot, Edgar Degas, Gustave Caillebotte, Paul Gauguin, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Brought to you by LifeLong Learning San Marcos, and presented by Becky Duval Reese.

You CAN Keep a Budget!

Event date: May 8, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Take this complimentary course on how to organize your spending and what to prioritize for your perfect budget. Presented by A+ Federal Credit Union.

GED Registration (Part 2)

Event date: May 9, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Adults wanting to prepare for the GED exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Monday and Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Must have attended Part 1 on May 7.

Growing Up Wild

Event date: May 9, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Come out to this new nature experience! Well read books on different nature topics each month followed by a fun craft or outdoor activity. Preschool aged children are welcome to attend our 10:00 a.m. session, while school aged children should attend our after school session at 4:00 p.m.

50+ SMASH Sack Lunch Social and Bingo

Event date: May 9, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Join us for our new lunch program, SMASH Sack Lunch Social and Bingo! Each meeting, participants will need to bring their own sack lunch to eat while socializing with friends before we play Bingo. Beverages will be provided as well as bingo prizes and other goodies. Location: San Marcos Activity Center from 12-2 PM. FREE! For more information, call 393-8400.

Mother & Son Bowling Night

Event date: May 9, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Join us at Sunset Bowling Lanes on Thursday, May 9th for our Mother & Son Bowling Night with two sessions: Session 1: 3:00-5:00 PM and Session 2: 5:30-7:30 PM. Ages 2 and over are invited to participate for $8 per person, which includes 2 games with shoes and a keepsake. Registration is available from March 18-May 3 and pre-registration is required for both mother figures and sons! No outside food and drinks are allowed; Sunset Lanes will have concessions available for purchase. Sign up by calling Parks and Rec at 512.393.8400 or in person at 401 E. Hopkins.

Growing Up Wild

Event date: May 9, 2019
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Come out to this new nature storytime! Well read books on different nature topics each month followed by a fun craft or outdoor activity. Preschool aged children are welcome to attend our 10:00 a.m. session, while school aged children should attend our after school session at 4:00 p.m.