Past Events

2018

G.I. Stories: A Real American Showcase

DSWM collaborated with New Braunfels comedian and storyteller, Tim Skaggs, to host an evening of stories by local veterans. The event was sponsored by Sodalis as well as many other locally based businesses.  DSWM was happy to be a part of a storytelling event that highlighted the service of our military.

2017

Mermaid Festival: The Sirens Call

DSWM collaborated with The Mermaid Society to host a storytelling show for the annual San Marcos Mermaid Festival.  The theme of the night focused on the power and transformation of water in all of its forms from fog to floods, waterfalls to wetlands.  Seven fantastic storytellers shared personal experiences of how water impacted their lives.

Veteran’s Voice Project San Marcos

On November 10th, eight brave veterans stood before a live audience and shared their candid experiences of being a part of our nations military.  The show was funded by a grant from the San Marcos Art Council and supported by donations from local businesses.  DSWM was excited to showcase the many stories of local veterans during this celebration of their service.

Veterans Voice at Travis County Correctional Complex

Seven incarcerated veterans bared their souls to a crowd of over 100 inmates as they recounted their military experiences.  DSWM was proud to host a lunch for all of the veterans with the support of our generous donors.  We were excited to have Sheriff Sally Hernandez attending as well as speaking at the celebration.

2016

Veterans Voice at Travis County Correctional Complex

Six incarcerated veterans shared stories of their military experiences during a celebration of their service.  DSWM was proud to host a lunch for all of the veterans with the support of our generous donors.  We were excited to host an event specifically focused on veterans to support their service to our country.