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Master stone carver Cat Quintanilla will give headstone-carving demonstrations on Saturday, Oct. 17 during the Fourth Annual City Cemetery Tales and Tours hosted by The Friends of the San Marcos Cemetery and the Heritage Association of San Marcos. (photo by the Heritage Association of San Marcos, Inc.)

City Cemetery Tales and Tours to feature stone carver’s artistry

Integral to the Fourth Annual City Cemetery Tales and Tours on Oct. 17 are the compelling stories of former citizens along with headstone-carving demonstrations.
Hosted by The Friends of the San Marcos Cemetery and the Heritage Association of San Marcos, the fascinating event will feature the artistry of world-renowned master stone carver Cat Quintanilla.

Answers to go with Susan Smith: True crime books are popular

Each week hundreds of people call or visit the San Marcos Public Library to find information.  “Answers To Go” highlights recently received questions. Please visit the library at 625 East Hopkins, call (512) 393-8200 for information over the phone, or email the library through its website at www.sanmarcostx.gov/library.
Q. I just saw the movie, “Black Mass.”  I think it was based on a book.  Do you have the book?

Exploring Nature with Jerry Hall: Birding festival set for Nov. 4

Looking at recent bird reports from around the state, I was impressed with sightings from the Rio Grande Valley area, including a golden-winged warbler in Port Aransas, a collared plover near Mission and a northern beardless tyrannulet at Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge.
If you’d like to search for these neat birds, and many others, you’ll have a golden opportunity at the 22nd Annual Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival scheduled for Nov. 4 through Nov. 8 in Harlingen.

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