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Weather Forecast for San Marcos

Tonight

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

Sunday

Sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

Sunday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

Washington's Birthday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

Monday Night

A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

Tuesday

Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday

A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

Thursday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Friday

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

Friday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Saturday

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

San Marcos News and Events

Scratch Sundays

Event date: February 17, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Ages 9 and up learn the basics of coding with Scratch. Tell multimedia stories with this user-friendly software. Children should bring a parent to learn coding together and support future exploration.

My Historic SMTX Phase 2 - Field Survey

Event dates: February 18, 2019 - February 22, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Historians will be visiting neighborhoods within Phase 2 of the historic resources survey boundary Feb. 11-15, Feb. 18-22, and Feb. 25-March 1. (Weather dependent)

AARP Tax Aid

Event date: February 18, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Trained volunteers from AARP prepare individual tax returns for free at the library. No appointment is necessary; first come, first served. Bring all tax-related documents, including last years tax return, social security cards for all dependents, and a photo ID. Sign in no later than 30 minutes before the end of the session.

Adult Pickleball Open Play

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM 12:00 Noon and 9:00 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

Puppet Show! The Three Little Pigs

Event date: February 19, 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.

Puppet Show! The Three Little Pigs

Event date: February 19, 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.

Cuntame Bilingual Stories

Event date: February 19, 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: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 05:50 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

Human Services Advisory Board

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666

City Council Meeting

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:
630 E. Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
(Televised live on Time Warner Ch. 10 and Grande Ch. 16 or 123-16 and video streamed).

Teen Maker Club

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Explore your creative side in this program that gets you designing and creating. Each month there will be craft, art, and maker projects to explore, or you can create your own design. The library provides all materials for suggested activities, but feel free to bring your own projects.

Puppet Show! The Three Little Pigs

Event date: February 19, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages.

Medicare Made Easy

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Take the guesswork out of applying for Medicare. Discover Medicare options, eligibility rules, and signup time frames at this free, educational workshop. Let Kurt Schick, Medicare and retirement solutions expert, make Medicare easy.

From Monet to Van Gogh: A History of Impressionism

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We begin the new year examining one of the most admired styles within the history of art: Impressionism. A new six-week course will look into the beginnings of the movement, which was based in France in the late nineteenth century. Linking contemporary events, philosophies, and ideas, Impressionism launched the birth of modernity and the way we see the world. We will study famous Impressionist artists such as Monet, Renoir, Gaugin, Van Gogh, and more. Brought to you by LifeLong Learning San Marcos, and presented by Becky Duval Reese.

Philosophy Dialogues

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 05:45 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Adults participate in a roundtable discussion with students and faculty of the Texas State University Philosophy Department. "Making it Plain: Isnt Peace the Ultimate Goal of Education?" presented by Greg Moses.

Adult Pickleball Open Play

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM 12:00 Noon and 9:00 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

Let's Move!

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Ages 5-10. This new program for children promotes physical literacy and physical activity. We will feature different physical activities each month, such as dance, yoga, and other fun activities to get your children moving!

Zoning Board of Adjustments

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 05:45 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666

Remembering Hardge's Hornets: A Remarkable Story of Discipline, Skill, and Perseverance

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The San Marcos Public Library and the Calaboose African American History Museum invite you to a Black History Month program that profiles Coach Alonzo Hardge's Hornets, a Pony League baseball team that finished undefeated in the 1964 season. Several surviving members of the Hornets will be present to share memories of their extraordinary achievement. Elvin Holt, director of the Calaboose Museum, will serve as presenter and facilitator.

Third Thursday Downtown Walkabout

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
What better way to experience San Marcos than to visit our historic downtown? Check out the local art & entertainment, take advantage of the discounts and specials, and enjoy and evening unique to SMTX. Please join us the Third Thursday of every month!

Adult Pickleball Open Play

Event date: February 22, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM 12:00 Noon and 9:00 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

50+ Duplicate Bridge

Event date: February 22, 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 Three Little Pigs

Event date: February 22, 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.

Puppet Show! The Three Little Pigs

Event date: February 22, 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: February 22, 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 Mercado

Event date: February 23, 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.

San Marcos Farmers Market

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

AARP Tax Aid

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Trained volunteers from AARP prepare individual tax returns for free at the library. No appointment is necessary; first come, first served. Bring all tax-related documents, including last years tax return, social security cards for all dependents, and a photo ID. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Only the first 40 people will be assisted per day.

My Historic SMTX Phase 2 - Field Survey

Event dates: February 25, 2019 - March 1, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Historians will be visiting neighborhoods within Phase 2 of the historic resources survey boundary Feb. 11-15, Feb. 18-22, and Feb. 25-March 1. (Weather dependent)

50+ Game Day Club

Event date: February 25, 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.

AARP Tax Aid

Event date: February 25, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Trained volunteers from AARP prepare individual tax returns for free at the library. No appointment is necessary; first come, first served. Bring all tax-related documents, including last years tax return, social security cards for all dependents, and a photo ID. Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. Only the first 40 people will be assisted per day.

Best Friends For Life

Event date: February 25, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Join us for this FREE 5 week inclusive recreation program for kids of ALL abilities beginning on February 25th through April 1st! Each participant will get the opportunity to do yoga, make crafts, and play games with their best friend. Your best friend can be anyone - your mom, dad, brother, sister, school buddy, neighbor, anyone! Make new friends with the Texas State Therapeutic Recreation graduate students who are excited to meet you and are ready to make new friends too. Don't forget your wheelchair, walker, guide dog or anything else you'll need. Ages 2 to 13 years welcome!

Adult Pickleball Open Play

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM 12:00 Noon and 9:00 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

Storytime

Event date: February 26, 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: February 26, 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: February 26, 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: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666

Teen Writing Club

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Do you love to write and want to improve? Come join our Teen Writing Club to help kick start your creativity. The goals of the club are to exercise your imagination, improve writing quality, share your writing with others, and have fun with other teens. Light refreshments provided.

From Monet to Van Gogh: A History of Impressionism

Event date: February 27, 2019
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We begin the new year examining one of the most admired styles within the history of art: Impressionism. A new six-week course will look into the beginnings of the movement, which was based in France in the late nineteenth century. Linking contemporary events, philosophies, and ideas, Impressionism launched the birth of modernity and the way we see the world. We will study famous Impressionist artists such as Monet, Renoir, Gaugin, Van Gogh, and more. Brought to you by LifeLong Learning San Marcos, and presented by Becky Duval Reese.

Philosophy Dialogues

Event date: February 27, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 05:45 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Adults participate in a roundtable discussion with students and faculty of the Texas State University Philosophy Department. Education through the Arts: Learning by Creating, presented by Chris Hanson.

Master Gardeners: Spring Vegetable Gardening

Event date: February 27, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Master Gardener Suzanne Love develops and maintains pollinator and vegetable gardens, and is also a vegetable specialist. During this interactive discussion, she will explain the importance of proper planning, site and soil preparation, plant selection and planting guide, and other tools and tips for a bountiful harvest.

Adult Pickleball Open Play

Event date: February 28, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM 12:00 Noon and 9:00 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

Passport to Reading Challenge & Chat

Event date: February 28, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Februarys challenge is to read an #ownvoices book. In case you are not familiar with the term, #ownvoices is a hashtag that was created by Corinne Duyvis to highlight books that are written by an author that shares a marginalized identity with the protagonist. For example, a book with a deaf protagonist written by a deaf author is #ownvoices. Join us for our Book Chat. Bring your Brown Bag lunch, chat about books, and enjoy a special guest speaker.

Creation Station

Event date: February 28, 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.

Demystifying Medical Careers

Event date: February 28, 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

At this session we will discuss some specific steps regarding the following education paths:
1) JAMP for high school/undergraduates
2) Nursing/BSN Programs
3) LVN Programs in the surrounding areas
4) D.O. Programs in the surrounding areas
5) Physicians Assistant Programs in the surrounding areas

Adult Pickleball Open Play

Event date: March 1, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM 12:00 Noon and 9:00 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

50+ Duplicate Bridge

Event date: March 1, 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.

Storytime

Event date: March 1, 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.

Yarn in the Community

Event date: March 1, 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: March 1, 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: March 1, 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!

Party in Your Park

Event date: March 1, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
205 S CM Allen Parkway
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
We're bringing the party to you! Parks and Recreation is coming to your neighborhood park and we're packing it full of excitement! Yard games and interactive activities will begin at 5:00 PM and run until 8:00 PM. Healthy snacks, activities, music and more will be available free of charge for all guests.

San Marcos Farmers Market

Event date: March 2, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

AARP Tax Aid

Event date: March 2, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Trained volunteers from AARP prepare individual tax returns for free at the library. No appointment is necessary; first come, first served. Bring all tax-related documents, including last years tax return, social security cards for all dependents, and a photo ID. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Only the first 40 people will be assisted per day.

Mardi Gras Parade

Event date: March 2, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666