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What’s going on, in and around the Tri-Community
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Compiled by staff
Events are open to the public
Serrano Center Stage Presents
Shrek the Musical
Fri. & Sat., 11, 12.
Make room for ogre-sized family fun as the greatest fairy tale never told comes to life in a whole new way in this breathtaking musical adaptation based on the 2001 DreamWorks film, Shrek and William Steig’s 1990 book Shrek!!
Shows are at 7:00 p.m. on Friday & Saturday, May 11, 12. at the PAC. Seats at $10 each. Tickets at Serrano High School or at the door.
Disaster Awareness Day
Saturday, May 12,
10:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The Expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Mountain Hardware 1390 Hwy 2.
The Expo features the Community Emergency Response Team, Fire Safe Council, San Bernardino County Fire Department and other county departments and disaster response agencies.
They are geared to helping residents prepare for earthquakes, fires, flood, acts of terrorism and other emergency situations.
Saturday’s event will also include a kids’ fun zone, where they can put out a fire with a real firehose, emergency response vehicles for the kids to explore.
Smokey Bear will be there too.
After visiting this event, walk on over to the Free Mobile Health Unit.
Mobile Health Screening Unit
(aka Lions Eyemobile)
Sat., May 12,
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Timberline Lions club is sponsoring a Free Health Screen to individuals of all ages.
Unit is fully equipped to provide visual acuity, glaucoma, elevated blood pressure and hearing screening free of charge. Location: Jensen’s Market Parking lot.
Mothers’ Day Crafts
Sat. May 12
Mt. Hardware and Yarn Cat Studio are each hosting a Mothers’ Day Craft activity for local children. Both venues require an adult accompany the child, no drop-offs. Hours at Mt. Hardware are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Yarn Cat hours are 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
May 12, 2018
Aglow International will be giving away free shoes at out Ricasso’s Antiques flea market, 4468 Phelan Rd., Phelan. They are a non-profit agency, and are always doing things to help those in need.
Sat. , May 12, 5:30 p.m.
Timberline Lions brings another night of Bingo. The event is open to the public. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Bingo starts at 6:00 PM. There are cash pay-outs for every game. Snacks, soft drinks and daubers are available for purchase and coffee is free.
Seniors’ (55 and up) luncheon held at the United Methodist Church, 1543 Barbara Street, Wrightwood, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A modest donation of $6 is requested.
Thursday, May 17, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
W. Comm. Bldg
The Timberline Lions Club is turning 65, and we are opening our doors on May 17 to celebrate our community and show off all we have done!
Do you live or work in the Tri-Community? Own a business or manage an organization in Phelan, Pinon Hills or Wrightwood? Stop by and enjoy a wonderful evening with delicious food, opportunity drawings for fun prizes, and live entertainment. Come meet your Lions Club...a pride of community-focused, engaged professionals and citizens who create and support programs that impact and change people’s lives throughout the Tri-Community.
RSVP would be appreciated but not required.
All compliments of your local Lions Club. Must be 18 years of age or older to attend. Please bring your business cards to enter the opportunity drawing!
For more information, please call (909) 374-5935
Sat. May 19
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Infant, child & adult
This course is intended for anyone who is interested in learning how to save a life. $20 covers manual & supplies. Course offered by CERT at the Wrightwood Community Building, Info: Vicki Arseneau, firstname.lastname@example.org or 909-800-1933
Student Art Show
Sat. May 19
3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
The Keyboard Art School of Music presents their first annual Student Art Show in the Wrightwood Arts Center, 6028 Park Drive in Wrightwood upstairs above the Village Grind. All ages are invited and admission is free.
Oak Hills Clean Up
Sat. May 19
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Oak Hills residents are encouraged to participate!
Two drop off points: Baldy Mesa Rd/Phelan Rd. and Escondido Rd between Farmington and Whitehaven Streets. Event will end earlier if equipment is full.
San Bernardino County Code Enforcement and Solid Waste Management Divisions will be providing bulky trash collection containers for the FREE disposal of accumulated trash, e-waste, and tires. Please bring your bulky items and trash to the designated container at the location listed above. This program is limited to the residents of the unincorporated County area. We cannot accept commercial or industrial waste from businesses. Please remember to safely secure and properly cover your loads prior to traveling to the event. Please observe limit of a maximum of 9 tires. Tires on rims will be accepted. PLEASE NOTE: If you have oversized, loose, or hard-to-handle loads, you may be turned away to dispose of your waste materials at your own expense.
Code Enforcement Officer David Jorgenson (909) 948-5091
The Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall
May 25 - 28,
A 250-foot half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be unveiled in Phelan Park,Warbler & Sheep Creek, sponsored by the Phelan Pinon Hills Community Services District.
The Wall That Heals, a traveling exhibit that honors more than three million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed Forces in the Vietnam War and bears the names of the more than 58,000 men and women who lost their lives there.
PPHCSD is accepting donations to cover expenses, & volunteers to guard the Wall.(The Wall has to be guarded 24 hours a day by two people). Must attend training meeting.
Information call PPHCSD (760) 868-1212.
Wrightwood’s 10th Memorial Day Honors
Mon., May 28 10:00 a.m.
Join your neighbors as they commemorate Memorial Day, honoring Military men and women who have fallen defending our country.
Location: On Evergreen St. in front of the Veterans’ Memorial Park, Wrightwood
Tentative - Schedule of Events include color guard by local Boy Scouts, a wreath laying ceremony, patriotic performances and guest speakers. For more information please contact Tom Pinard or join the committee at the monthly meetings on the third Sunday at 3:00 p.m. at the Blue Ridge Inn, on Park, Wrightwood.
Veterans Resource Fair
Thurs. May 31
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Supervisor Lovingood’s Veterans Resource Fair will be held at the Apple Valley Conference Center, 14975 Dale Evans Road in Apple Valley. For more information, call Supervisor Lovingood’s Victorville office at (760) 995-8100 or email SupervisorLovingood@SBCounty.gov.
Wrightwood Historical Society
Fri., June 1, 1 p.m.
Wrightwood Historical Society hosts guest speakers (TBA)
WHS meets on the first Friday of each month at the Wrightwood Museum, 6000 Cedar Street.
Pinon Hills SummerFest
Sat., June 2, 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bring the family for a fun filled day! Car Show, hot-air balloon rides, live music, prizes and games. Chili Cook-off • Food • Scavenger Hunt• Art & Crafts at the Pinon Hills Community Center, 10433 Mountain Rd., Pinon Hills. Presale of the Balloon rides may be ordered through the Chamber at BalloonRide@ pinonhillschamber.info
Attention Classic Car Show individuals, Businesses & Vendors - Applications are now being accepted. Contact the Pinon Hills Chamber of Commerce for details
Additional information call (760) 868-7191, email: Summerfest@pinonhillschamber.info
TRI COMM. GREEN WASTER DAYS
June 2 - June 9
Sat• Sun• Mon • Tue • Fri • Sat
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
June 6 & 7
Wed • Thur • 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Drop off your Pine Needles, Weeds, Branches, Tree Trimmings, grass and pine cones at the Country Yard, 1450 HWY 2, Wrightwood
Pine needles and pine cones are recycled for erosion control at Mountain High. Help this environmentally friendly recycling program by keeping weed and tree trimmings separate from Pine Needles and Pine Cones
Cover Your load to prevent traffic tickets. You must have your load of green waste covered before traveling on streets. It’s the law!
For more information: (760) 249-3249
Historic Aircraft Wrecks
Sat. June 9, 2 p.m.
G. Pat Macha, author of the Historic Aircraft Wrecks book series, will speak at the Wrightwood Branch Library. Mr. Macha will discuss aircraft wrecks in the San Gabriel Mountains, and San Bernardino and L.A. Counties. The library is located at the corner of Apple and Pine in Wrightwood.
2017 “Taste of the Village”
Saturday, June 2, 12:00 -5:00 p.m.
Who’s hungry? The Taste of the Village returns Saturday June 2! Take your taste buds on a culinary tour of the Village with your Taste of The Village ticket acting as your passport. Ticket holders will receive petite portions from an eclectic array of Village eateries. Stroll the Village as you enjoy acoustic music.
The past years samplings have featured Wines, Cheeses, Fudge, Pastries, Tequilas, Martini’s, Teas, Tai Chi demo, History, Music, Open Houses and a great amount of fun and socializing by all!
Don’t be left out!! To be included on this years self-guided map and advertising or if you have any questions, please contact Michelle (714) 313-5337 or email email@example.com or the Chamber office: firstname.lastname@example.org / (760) 249-4320
Sat. , June 9, 5:30pm
Timberline Lions brings another night of Bingo.
The event is open to the public. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Bingo starts at 6:00 PM. There are cash pay-outs for every game. Snacks, soft drinks and daubers are available for purchase and coffee is free. Subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.
Wrightwood Seniors Luncheon
Wed., June 20, 11 a.m.
This will be the last seniors (55 and up) luncheon held at the United Methodist Church, 1543 Barbara Street, Wrightwood, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Summer BBQ of hot dogs and all the trimming will be on the menu. A modest donation of $6 is requested. The luncheon is held every 3rd Wednesday of the month.
The Red Barn Opry and BBQ
Sat., June 23, 5 p.m.
The Red Barn Opry is excited to announce that Jarett James and the county line will be performing at this years event alone with returning artist The High-D Boys and FULL MONTE CASH will be returning to the stage. A Wrightwood local, and an amazing artist. Come on out June 23, 2018. Free concert and free food. The Red Barn Opry and BBQ will be held at Wilkensville Corner, an old Western Town, Wrightwood.
Sat. & Sun., July 7 & 8
Wrightwood Chamber of Commerce brings a weekend of family fun to the streets of the Village
This FREE event is open to the public. Streets will be closed at 7:00 for Vendors to set up. The fun starts at 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM each day. Games, parade, contests, music, art & crafts, vendors, prizes, children’s activities, food and beer garden , just to mention a few. Vendor information - visit http://www.wrightwoodchamber.org/annual-events/
The festival relies heavily on volunteers, as they are an integral part of many of our events. If you or someone you know would be interested in taking part in this year’s Mountaineer Days contact the Chamber President Ben Smith (760) 713-9535 or email: email@example.com.
Wrightwood Mountain Classic Car Show
Sat., August 18, 2017
The 23rd annual event showcases pre-1973 American rods, customs, classics, muscle cars and trucks.
The highly anticipated Mountain Classic Car Show returns to the San Gabriel mountain community of Wrightwood on a Saturday in August, promising free fun for the entire family.
This popular event, which draws thousands from around the South-land, kicks off on the preceding Friday, with a no-host reception at the Wrightwood Inn featuring h’orderves, live music by a band TBA, and dancing through 1 a.m.
On Saturday, the fun starts with a pancake breakfast at the community center between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. and the show runs until 4 p.m.
Drop off your Pine Needles, and pine cones at the Country Yard, 1450 HWY 2, Wrightwood.
(No branches, weeds, tree trimming, grass rocks, dirt, cement or trash - NO EXCEPTIONS
Wrightwood Chili Cook-off & Salsa tasting contest
Sat. Oct. 6 | 8 am - 2 pm
Location: Wrightwood Community Building, Vivan Null Park & Parking lot. 1275 HWY 2. Wrightwood Chamber of Commerce invites contestants to join the fun. Rules can be found at their website: www.wrightwoodchamber.org. Guests may purchase a chili tasting kit, which gives them a change to taste all chili and vote for their favorite in five categories. Salsa tasting kits are also available for purchase. Tasting starts at noon and is gone in an hour so get there early. There will be entertainment, a jalapeño eating contest and a beer garden, and refreshments for purchase.
Volunteers, contestants and supporting sponsors are needed to make 2017 event a success. Interested individuals should contact Renee Merline at: firstname.lastname@example.org for details of volunteer duties and a registration form. The deadline for Cooks’ registration is Friday, September 30.
Sat. Oct. 6 | 9 am - 2 pm
Location: Wrightwood Village along Park Drive sponsored by the West Coast Willys.
This noncompetitive event is purely for enjoyment. No registration or fee is required to participate. Classic Willys trucks, station wagons, 40s & 50s military and civilian Jeeps, Commandos, CJs, Jeepsters, TJs, LJs, and YJs are always represented.
West Coast Willys is a club open to anyone who has a vehicle or an interest in Willys or Jeep. Visit www.westcoastwillysclub.com for details.
Phelan Phamily Phun Day
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Oct. 5, 6 & 7
Located at Sheep Creek Road and Warbler
Friday night the main stage will present the live music from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival opens at 6 p.m. and stays open until 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: the Fire Explorers will be cooking a pancake breakfast at the Community Center 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Saturday: The Parade starts at 9 a.m. on Phelan Road starting at Johnson Road, with a variety of parade entries; horses, trailers, cars, marching bands, colorful floats, Girl Scouts and Boy and much more. The Car Show will feature classic automobiles, trucks and specialty vehicles.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The festival will feature a live entertainment, performances by local dance and music groups. There will be a petting zoo, children’s games, a beer garden and the Dusty Spurs equestrian group will also return with a Gymkhana, Cowboy Obstacle Challenge, and Western Dressage Playday. To learn more visit www.phelanchamber.info or call them at 760-868-3291.
Sat. Oct. 13 5:30pm
Timberline Lions club brings another night of Bingo at the Wrightwood Community Building, 1275 Hwy 2.
The event is open to the public. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Bingo starts at 6:00 PM. There are cash pay-outs for every game.
At Big Pine Hall
Fri. Oct. 20 | 5:30 pm - 10 pm
This coming month, you will have the opportunity to be part of making history once again as the Big Pines Hall doors open. On October 21, 2017, the Hall will come alive for a very special event: The annual Firemen’s Ball, hosted by the Timberline Lions Club, returns to the Hall, featuring live music, dinner, and dancing. The public can enjoy a Saturday night dance as the Hall was designed for back in 1928. The excitement is building with around 150 visitors expecting to attend this splendid event. The menu includes Tri-tip, salad, vegetables, dessert, wine and beer will be served for a donation. A silent auction of local artist work and certificates from local merchants will cap-off the event.
The Firemen’s Ball charity event tickets are on sale now. The committee decided to sell tickets for $27 per person (it is a charity event) and a table of 10 for $250, with the proceeds to benefit the local emergency and safety charities. Before the tickets are sold out, contact the Mountaineer Progress office at (760) 249-3245. Online ticket purchases are available through www.eventbrite.com/d/worldwide/firemen’s-ball-wrightwood- ca/?crt=regular &sort=best.
The National Forest set a limited number of guests inside the Historical Big Pines Hall.
Reserve your seat early before they are sold out.
GRADUATION & DINNER
Wed. Oct. 17 | 4 am - 7 pm
The 22nd Annual High Desert Veterans Dinner will honor U.S. veterans during the special ‘Graduation/Concert and Dinner’ at Serrano High School, 4:15-7pm.with a special show in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) starting at 4:15pm.
FREE (Limited) Tickets available at Heritage School, Pinon Mesa Middle School, Serrano High, Quail Valley Middle School, McDonald’s-Phelan, Pizza Factory-Phelan, DCB Bank- Phelan.
Dinner will be served in the gymnasium 5:30 p.m. The dinner also features live entertainment that adds to the atmosphere.
Veterans and one guest will be treated to a dinner and will be served by Snowline students.
If you wish to help Todd with the next program you can donate at the go-fund-me website at:www.gofundme .com/hdvetdinner
Community Certified Farmers Markets & Food Banks
• Wrightwood: from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Comm. Bldg, 1275 Hwy 2,Wrightwood.
• Phelan & Pinon Hills: from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Located at Phelan CSD lot at Sheep Creek & Warbler, Phelan.
• 2nd TUESDAY Phelan at St. Junipero Serra, 8820 Sheep Creek Rd. 11am to 2pm
• 4th SATURDAY Phelan/Pinon Hills residents at the Phelan Senior Center, 4128 Warbler, Phelan, 7:00am to 10:00am
• 3rd SATURDAY Wrightwood Food Pantry - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Methodish Church (no sponsored by the church) 1543 Barbara St Wrightwood
Phelan Senior Center
4128 Warbler Road, Phelan, CA
Jack (760) 868 8067
1st Tuesday: Sr. General Meeting -2:p.m.
2nd & 3rd Tuesday: Game Day - Dominos, Cribbage & Cards. 10:00 – 2:00 pm
4th Tuesday: Board Meeting 10: am
1st Wednesday: CSD Free Senior Luncheon
12 noon. PEASE arrive before noon.
Piñon Hills Senior Center
10433 Mountain Road, Piñon Hills, CA
Gilberta (760) 947-9603
1st Thursday: Senior Potluck 11:00 am - 3:00 pm @ PHC - followed by crafts and card games
3rd Thursday: PPHCSD Free Senior Luncheon 12 noon. PEASE arrive before noon. More Info, call CSD Office: 760 868 1212
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