Veteran's Day http://tpr.org en Geekdom Seminars Show Veterans The Reality Of Entrepreneurship http://tpr.org/post/geekdom-seminars-show-veterans-reality-entrepreneurship <p>As people across the country honor military veterans for their service, San Antonio's Geekdom is providing many of them a path to entrepreneurship.</p><p>From the history of San Antonio's technology leadership to a seminar asking the question, "Can military professionals make great entrepreneurs?" members of the military past and present are learning the options they have when it comes to business opportunities in the civilian world.</p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 22:57:22 +0000 Ryan Loyd 21729 at http://tpr.org Geekdom Seminars Show Veterans The Reality Of Entrepreneurship New Braunfels' Wurstfest: A Celebration Of Good Times, Heritage And The Service Of Veterans http://tpr.org/post/new-braunfels-wurstfest-celebration-good-times-heritage-and-service-veterans <p></p><p>The annual&nbsp;Wurstfest celebration in New Braunfels offers a variety of food, fun, and entertainment, from families with German ancestry, to those who just pretend to be German for a day.</p><p>Katy Walterscheidt celebrates her husband’s German heritage.</p><p>“I come almost every year,” said Walterscheidt. “I’m married to a German, and so we love to celebrate Germans.”</p><p>The 10-day “Salute to Sausage” has become a cultural phenomenon. It began 51 years ago as Sausage Festival, but later morphed into what is now known as Wurstfest.</p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 15:46:17 +0000 Ryan Loyd 1590 at http://tpr.org New Braunfels' Wurstfest: A Celebration Of Good Times, Heritage And The Service Of Veterans America's Finest Exhibit At Center Of Veteran's Day Program At The McNay Art Museum http://tpr.org/post/americas-finest-exhibit-center-veterans-day-program-mcnay-art-museum <p>This weekend, the McNay Art Museum hosts &nbsp;special programming for Veteran's day with free admission for veterans from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. The programs highlight their ongoing exhibit, America's Finest, by San Antonio native,&nbsp;Vincent Valdez.</p><p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 15:33:34 +0000 Paul Flahive 1510 at http://tpr.org America's Finest Exhibit At Center Of Veteran's Day Program At The McNay Art Museum Air Force Band Joins San Antonio Symphony to Honor Veterans http://tpr.org/post/air-force-band-joins-san-antonio-symphony-honor-veterans <p><strong>Second year for band and symphony to collaborate!</strong></p><p>This Veteran's Day, music from Leonard Bernstein, John Phillip Sousa, and George Gershwin will fill the Majestic Theatre as the San Antonio Symphony is joined by the US Air Force's Band of the West.</p><p>"We'll use some of their players, they'll use some of our players, and we will all join together for Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture!" said Captain Mike Hoerber, adding that it is a great way to continue the mission of the band.</p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 22:01:44 +0000 John Clare 1253 at http://tpr.org Air Force Band Joins San Antonio Symphony to Honor Veterans