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Buck Stoppin', Bronc Bustin', Trail Blazin' Bon Bons Recipe
Posted on Dec 4th, 2016 Comments (0)
 
A CHRISTMAS COWBOY RECIPE...supposedly!
 
If you have a liking for peanut butter cups, you'll love these! So simple, only a rustler wouldn't make um'. Produces plenty fer eatin... and plenty fer given', too!
1 1/2 pounds powdered sugar
1 pound smooth peanut butter
1/2 pound margarine (not butter)
2 bags semi-sweet chocolate chips for coating* 

Mix sugar, peanut butter and margarine. Form into 1 inch balls.
Melt Chocolate. 
Dip peanut butter balls into the melted chocolate. Chill or air dry on waxed paper. 
 
* Since chocolate chips were invented in 1937, wonder what the grizzled cowboys used on the trail in the 1800's?
 
 
2016 Christmas Boat Parade & Home Decorating Contest
Posted on Nov 26th, 2016 Comments (0)
Sponsored by Friends of the River San Bernard
 
 
NO ENTRY FEE!!!
Join spectators and partygoers along the San Bernard River at the 30th annual Christmas Boat Parade and Home Decorating Event on Sat Dec 10. Holiday decorated boats line up at 6:00 pm at the FM 521 bridge and travel down river to the FM 2611 Churchill Bridge
 
Boats (large or small, private or commercial) participating in the parade should be decorated and crew dressed in holiday fare. The Christmas theme and decorations are up to the entrant. Any props such as lights, music, characters or high-technology can be used. It’s tremendous fun and creates memories that last a lifetime. Boat and home categories.
 
Homes participating in the decorating event must have all lights and decorations lit on Fri Dec 9 at 7:00 pm for judging and photography and Sat Dec 10 for the parade. 
 
A Captain’s meeting for all participants is scheduled on Thu Dec 8, 7:00 pm at Dido’s Restaurant. Parade instructions will be given and questions answered.
 
Enjoy watching the parade at the FOR Community Center located a mile south of the FM 521 bridge on CR 510-B, opens at 5:00 pm and bring lawn chairs. Cookies and hot chocolate will be served. See additional public viewing areas.
 
An awards party, honoring participants of the Christmas Boat Parade and Home Decorating Event, will be held at noon on Sun Dec 11 at parade chairmen Vanessa and Nelson Taylor’s home, 2909 CR 604. Attendees will enjoy a barbecue with all the trimmings and door prizes. Awards include custom engraved cutting boards and a drawing for two infrared oil less cookers.  
 
 
 
November Meeting Reports
Posted on Nov 26th, 2016 Comments (0)
 
These reports are a way to let the public know what FOR’s been up to. It’s also a way that someone can determine if there is any way they’d like to get involved in things. Please contact FOR if you are interested. Select Volunteer on the CONTACT US drop-down list.
  • Nov 28, H-GAC Brazos-Colorado Coastal Basin Meeting, Wharton Co. Library
Valroy & Adalia Maudlin and Tom Ronayne attended the H-GAC presentation about addressing issues of bacteria levels in Basin 13 of the Brazos-Colorado Basin Project. This includes segments of San Bernard River Tidal, San Bernard River Above Tidal, Gum Tree Branch and West Bernard Creek.
  • Nov 30, H-GAC San Bernard Watershed Protection Plan Meeting, Wharton Co. Library
Valroy & Adalia Maudlin, Tom Ronayne, Tim Logan and Ken & Linda Wright attended the H-GAC San Bernard Watershed Protection Plan meeting held to discus revisions to the WPP. Feedback about water quality issues and river conditions was presented from WPP Stakeholders living in San Bernard watershed.
 
Past Web Articles
Posted on Apr 3rd, 2013 Comments (1)
 
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