Meet the Fire Chief – See the New Ambulance!

All ages are encouraged to come meet Fire Chief Ron Moellenberg on Wednesday, February 15, at the Wells Branch Community Center, 2106 Klattenhoff Drive.  Chief Moellenberg from Travis County ESD No. 2 is excited to update you on improved emergency services and fire prevention in our community, including the ESD’s brand new ambulance service.  If fact, bring the family between 6:30 and 7pm on February 15 to check out one of the new ambulances (if available) in front of the Community Center!  Chief Moellenberg’s remarks will begin inside at 7pm, lasting about 30 to 45 minutes.  He looks forward to having a great conversation with you and taking any questions you may have about fire safety or emergency medical services.  The WBNA will provide refreshments.

WBNA Officer Elections

Thursday, February 23 • 6:00-6:30pm
WB Community Center • 2106 Klattenhoff Drive

All residents (both in-district and out-of-district) are invited and encouraged to attend and participate in the annual WBNA meeting on Thursday, February 23, 6:00pm at the Community Center on Klattenhoff, prior to the FOL Financial Seminar.

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FOL Adult Education Program: Financial Foundational Series

by Margaret McGhee-Sufke

Most folks are far too busy earning money to actually “think” about money, let alone plan ahead. Regardless of age, the topic of foundational financial planning tends to fall to the bottom of the list for many of us. As more and more folks are looking towards transitioning from the daily grind to something more interesting, everyone starts asking some basic financial questions only to discover that they should have paid far more attention far sooner.

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Upcoming Events!

WB MUD Valentine’s Day Family Dance
Tuesday, February 14 • 6:30-8:30pm

WB Rec. Center • 3000 Shoreline Drive

This fun family event is free and open to all ages!  Everyone is invited to come dance the night away on an open dance floor, to the sounds of a live band.  The Wells Branch MUD will provide snacks, drinks, and roses for the ladies!  Bring the family out and share the love!


Calling All Board Game Enthusiasts!
Sunday, February 19 • 1pm-8pm
WB Rec. Center • 3000 Shoreline Drive

Are you a Board Game enthusiast?  The Board Gaming Hobby has exploded, and WB MUD wants you to come be a part of it, right here Wells Branch!  The Rec. Center will be hosting a new Board Gaming community event on the 3rd Sunday of every month from 1 pm-8 pm beginning February 19.  Feel free to drop in and leave at any point.  No experience necessary to be involved; there will be assistance in learning how to play the games.  Ages 13+, please.  Games can last 30 minutes or hours.  A selection of games will be provided, but you’re welcome to bring a game to share!  Spend time broadening your horizons while building and sharing memories with your neighbors.  This event is open and free to the community, no membership required.  Please email ctaylor@wellsbranchmud.com with questions and comments.


2nd Annual WB Kite Festival
Sunday, March 5 • 10am-5pm

Retention Pond/Dog Park northeast of
the WB MUD Annex • 14611 Wells Port

Come early and stay late!  Join us for a kite flying, picnicking, community led event.  Absolutely FAMILY FRIENDLY!  Bring your blankets and lawn chairs.  Scouts will be selling bottled water and other concessions may be available; pack your own goodies or plan on purchasing once you get there.  Please bring a trash bag as we’re required to pack our rubbish out.

As the weather is somewhat unpredictable in March, our rain date is March 12.  For questions, or to help with the planning, please contact Mark Johnson at jonnojohnson@gmail.com.  Look for our event on Facebook and share with your friends and neighbors.


Travis County Audubon Society presents:
Get Started Bird Watching in Central Texas with Cindy Sperry
Wednesday, March 15 • 6:30-8:00pm

WB Community Library • 15001 Wells Port Drive


 

WB MUD St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Concert in the Park
Friday, March 17 • 7:00-8:00pm

KF Park • 2106 Klattenhoff Drive

IMG_3844Wear your green and come experience Celtic heritage with the Silver Thistle Pipes and Drums as they lead a parade through Wells Branch’s Katherine Fleischer Park.  The short parade will end at the Wells Branch Community Center courtyard where guests will continue to be entertained by the band and traditional dances.  Wells Branch Community Church will provide face painting and temporary tatoos.


WB MUD Dog Fair
Saturday, March 18 • 10am-1pm

KF Park • 2106 Klattenhoff Drive

2014-04-05 Wells Branch Dog Fair 049Calling all dogs!  Free to all!  Come and visit the many booths hosted by local veterinarians and other pet-oriented businesses.  Enroll your pooch to win prizes in one of the many free and fun competitions including Best Trick, Fastest Dog, Best Dressed, Dog & Owner Look-A-Like and our prestigious Wells Branch King and Queen contest.  All dogs attending the event must be must be current on their vaccinations, on a leash and under owner’s control at all times.  No aggressive dogs please.


Travis County Audubon Society presents:
Put Out the Welcome Mat for Backyard Birds with Jane Tillman
Wednesday, March 22 • 6:30-8:00pm

WB Community Library • 15001 Wells Port Drive