Gillespie County Country Schools will host six open houses and an annual barbecue this weekend.
The open houses will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 11. Admission is free, and visitors are encouraged to pack a lunch and have a picnic at one of the schools.
Schools open that day will be Junction, Williams Creek (Albert), Lower South Grape Creek, Luckenbach, Grapetown and Meusebach Creek.
Former school students, teachers and members of the community will be available to discuss the history of the buildings and properties.
Driving maps for the school trail are available at the Fredericksburg Visitor Center at 302 East Austin Street.
The annual barbecue will be from 10:30 a.m. until sold out on Sunday, April 12 at the American Legion Hall at 726 South Washington Street.