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Weather Forecast for San Marcos

Tonight

Mostly clear, then becoming mostly cloudy toward daybreak, with a low around 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday

Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday

Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 105. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

Saturday

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 97.

Saturday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Sunday

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 97.

Sunday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Monday

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 94.

San Marcos News and Events

Application period open for Arts and Culture Grants

Event dates: August 5, 2019 - September 15, 2019
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

Storytime

Event date: August 20, 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: August 20, 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: August 20, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 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.

Finding Balance

Event date: August 20, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Dont miss this great monthly program brought to you by the City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation in coordination with our new sponsor, Comfort Keepers. This monthly exercise class will have some new wrinkles and exercises, but it will still focus on balance activities to keep you safe and active. There are new exercises and activities every class meeting. The purpose of this program is to optimize safety & decrease the risk of falls in the community of retirees. This will improve confidence, improve strength & flexibility, boost your immune system and maintain/ increase mobility for ages 50+for those of all activity levels. The class will be offered on the third Tuesday of every month from 2-3 PM at the San Marcos Activity Center. Participants need to wear loose/ stretchy comfortable clothing with rubber soled shoes. Sponsored by Comfort Keepers!

City Council Work Session & Executive Session

Event date: August 20, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 05:50 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

Human Services Advisory Board

Event date: August 20, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666

City Council Meeting

Event date: August 20, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666

Hobbits, Elves, Orcs, and Dragons! Exploring Tolkien's Fantasy World

Event date: August 20, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
J. R. R. Tolkien is best known for his epic adventure novels, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and part of what has made these stories so compelling for readers around the globe is the striking detail of the world in which they take place. In this talk, Dr. Robert T. Tally Jr. will discuss the making of Middle-earth by examining Tolkiens creative process in establishing the history, geography, and cultures of this fantastic otherworld, and he will argue that Tolkiens fantasy is also useful for shaping the sense of our own world today.

Social Spin - Senior Day Dance sponsored by CTMC Creation Health

Event date: August 21, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC), in partnership with the City of San Marcos, presents the Social Spin. The Social Spin is a free CREATION Health dance and mixer for active retirees. This mixer is designed to encourage a healthy celebration of activity, healthy refreshments and developing more interpersonal relationships among the areas retirees. These gatherings are held every other month from 2-4 PM at the San Marcos Activity Center, located at 501 East Hopkins Street. Each event features a different theme and guests are encouraged to participate in the fun. Come and enjoy some great food, entertainment and company!

National Senior Citizens Day August 21, 2019 Wear your fancy attire and join us to celebrate a national day dedicated to seniors;

Arts Commission

Event date: August 21, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

Neighborhood Commission Meeting

Event date: August 21, 2019
Event Time: 06:15 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
630 E. Hopkins
Building 5
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
About the Neighborhood Commission
http://sanmarcostx.gov/534/Neighborhood-Commission

Veteran Assistance Benefits Explained

Event date: August 22, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Veteran Assistance programs can aid in the daily lives of Veterans as well as Widows of Veterans. Learn about the variety of resources, the qualifications, and the application process from experienced veterans advocate, Angie Serna Biehunko.

Passport to Reading Challenge & Chat

Event date: August 22, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Augusts challenge is to read a historical fiction book. Join us for our Book Chat. Bring your Brown Bag lunch and chat about books.

50+ S.M.A.S.H. Bowling Social Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare

Event date: August 22, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
501 E Hopkins Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Join us every month for a SMASH Social Club, Bowling Social. The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation and Sunset Bowling Lanes are hosting a Bowling Social every month. These bowling events are for ages 50 + and will be held from 2-4 PM at Sunset Bowling Lanes, 1304 HWY 123, San Marcos, TX. The fee for this event is $5.00/ person and includes shoe rental and 2 games of bowling. The $5.00 fee will be paid to Sunset Bowling by United Healthcare for this month. We do ask that you RSVP to nriali@sanmarcostx.gov or call (512) 393-8275 so we can get a head count to reserve enough lanes. For more information call 393-8400. Bring a friend, it will be a SMASH!

Lets Move!

Event date: August 22, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Get your body moving with stretches, music, and cooperative play! This program promotes physical literacy in a high-energy, non-competitive way. Ages 5-10.

Storytime

Event date: August 23, 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: August 23, 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: August 23, 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: August 23, 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: August 23, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
801 W MLK Dr
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: August 24, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

San Mercado

Event date: August 24, 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.

Animal Shelter Volunteer Orientation

Event date: August 24, 2019
Event Time: 09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
750 River Road
San Marcos, TX 78666

Guided Piano Meditation

Event date: August 25, 2019
Event Time: 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Feel your heart align to a new vibration while hearing intuitive piano played on a 1910 Steinway grand piano. Presented by Winkofheart aka Brett Somers. August 25: Feel your heart tingle and tickle as you feel how contagious laughter is, and let your energy flow with piano sounds. September 1: Money Heart Alignment. Align your chakras to become one with money and manifest an abundance of money in your life. September 8: Tai Chi Push Hands. Feel the calmness and serenity of doing Push Hands, an ancient Tai Chi practice, with a partner.
September 15: Belly Movement. Feel your belly and organs relax by doing simple movements, deep breath work, and tapping. September 22: Inner Child Opening. Expand your heart and mind. Talk, move, and make music with your child heart. Adults only. September 29: World Languages. Feel the soul vibrations of world languages as you create those vibrations and learn new sounds.

50+ Game Day Club

Event date: August 26, 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.

High School Equivalency Registration (Part 1)

Event date: August 27, 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 HSE exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Must return on August 29 for Part 2.

Storytime

Event date: August 27, 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: August 27, 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: August 27, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 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: August 27, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666

Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting

Event date: August 27, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666

High School Equivalency Registration (Part 1)

Event date: August 27, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Adults wanting to prepare for the HSE exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Must return on August 29 for Part 2.

Jennifers Book Chat

Event date: August 28, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
The goal of Jennifer's Book Chat is to discover books and authors we didn't know we'd love. At each meeting, staff member Jennifer will announce a surprise topic and together we'll select books to discuss at the upcoming meeting. Hungry readers, this program is for you.

English Language Learners Registration

Event date: August 28, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
English classes for adults. Clases de ingls para adultos. Classes are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:30-8:30 PM. Las clases son los lunes, martes, mircoles y jueves 6:30-8:30 PM. All interested adults must attend a orientation before class begins. Todos los adultos interesados deben asistir a una orientacin antes de comenzar la clase.

High School Equivalency Registration (Part 2)

Event date: August 29, 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 HSE exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Must have attended Part 1 on August 27.

Creation Station

Event date: August 29, 2019
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
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. Ages 5-10.

High School Equivalency Registration (Part 2)

Event date: August 29, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Adults wanting to prepare for the HSE exam come register for our free classes. Classes meet Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Must have attended Part 1 on August 27.

Storytime

Event date: August 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.

50+ Duplicate Bridge

Event date: August 30, 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: August 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.

Baby Storytime

Event date: August 30, 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: August 31, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
San Marcos, TX 78666

Collage Making

Event date: September 1, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Collage is the art of creating an image by assembling a range of materials onto a two-dimensional surface. Local artist Cathy Sparks will guide you through the process of selecting materials to design a compelling composition that is meaningful to you. Registration required.

Guided Piano Meditation

Event date: September 1, 2019
Event Time: 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Location:
625 E. Hopkins St.
San Marcos, TX 78666
Description:
Feel your heart align to a new vibration while hearing intuitive piano played on a 1910 Steinway grand piano. Presented by Winkofheart aka Brett Somers. August 25: Feel your heart tingle and tickle as you feel how contagious laughter is, and let your energy flow with piano sounds. September 1: Money Heart Alignment. Align your chakras to become one with money and manifest an abundance of money in your life. September 8: Tai Chi Push Hands. Feel the calmness and serenity of doing Push Hands, an ancient Tai Chi practice, with a partner.
September 15: Belly Movement. Feel your belly and organs relax by doing simple movements, deep breath work, and tapping. September 22: Inner Child Opening. Expand your heart and mind. Talk, move, and make music with your child heart. Adults only. September 29: World Languages. Feel the soul vibrations of world languages as you create those vibrations and learn new sounds.

Office Closed - Labor Day

Event date: September 2, 2019
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location:
630 E Hopkins
San Marcos, TX 78666