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Carlton residents are having a Town wide yard sale in Carlton. For more information see the flyers at the General Store.


Brewster clean up week

The city of Brewster clean up week was changed from April 22 through 26, to April 29 through May 3. For more information or questions call 509-689-3464.

30-hour Famine

The Calvary Baptist Church in Brewster will hold a 30-Hour-Famine event May 3 and 4 at the church. Many area youth groups will participate in the event. For more information call Alexander Avalos at 509-733-1060.

Seeking alumni

Brewster High School's graduating class of 1973 is requesting contact information for Mark Carlson, Kevin Franke, Bruce Peterson, Bob Salazar and Frank Webster. Our 40th year class reunion is scheduled for Aug. 9-10. Anyone with information may call Carlee Lawless at 670-5959 or 689-0955.

Legion pool tourney

American Legion Post 97 hosts its weekly pool tournament each Sunday at 2 p.m. Entry fee is $5. At the April 14 tournament, eight players competed. Shawn Kelly won first place, Dana Larson won second place and Larry Boyd won third place.


Help a local cancer patient

The family of Brittan Schmidt, who has a rare form of brain cancer, has established a fund to help pay for medical expenses as he undergoes treatment. Donations can be dropped off at Sterling Bank and Wells Fargo Bank in Brewster.

he city of Bridgeport and the Bridgeport School District is partnering with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office to present a Block Watch program for the residents of Bridgeport.

Block Watch is a crime prevention strategy that joins neighborhoods with law enforcement to reduce crime and the fear of crime through mutual communication and cooperation.

The presentation will be held at the Bridgeport High School Commons on Wednesday, May 1 at 7 pm. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend and find out more about how to make Bridgeport a safer and more secure community.


Birthday celebration

The city of Pateros will celebrate its 100th birthday at 5 p.m., May 21 in Memorial Park in Pateros.

The celebration is intended for local residents and will include a birthday cake. Organizers ask attendees to bring a favorite potluck dish to share with neighbors. A group photo will be taken at 6 p.m. and the Pateros Jr./Sr. High School Concert band will begin their concert in the part at 6:30 p.m.

Souvenir history book

Full-color, hard-back Pateros 100th year birthday souvenir books are available for purchase at Pateros City Hall.

Men's Golf

The Men's Golf Club will begin play at 4:30 p.m. at the Alta Lake Golf Course. For more information call 509-923-2095.

Wildfire protection plan meeting

A Douglas County Community Wildfire Protection Plan meeting will be held April 30 at 6 p.m. at the Mansfield Senior Center.

Douglas County is developing a Community Wildfire Protection Plan through a collaboration of local experts. Public input is being sought to better understand the vulnerability of County residents, businesses, and resources to wildfire.

The Mansfield Senior Center is located at the Pioneer Club on Main Street in Mansfield. Their phone number is 509-683-1091.

A second meeting will be held May 1 at 6 p.m. at the Douglas County PUD building.

The Douglas County PUD building is located at 1151 Valley Mall Pkwy, East Wenatchee.

Non profit practices seminar

The Nonprofit Practices Institute will host its Fifth Annual Summit in Chelan, May 13. The day-long conference is aimed at providing resources and education for nonprofit leaders.

Topics at this year's summit include: employment and nonprofit law; planning for sustainability; endowments; performance measurement; storytelling; streamlining through the cloud; inspired leadership; trusts and charitable giving; and marketing.

The summit runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration is $15 and includes lunch. Online registration required at www.cfncw.org.

OCSRA scholarship

Okanogan County residents who are at least a college junior and are working toward an initial certificate in an educational field may apply now for a scholarship offered by the Okanogan County School Retirees Association. The scholarship amount will be no less than $600. Deadline for completed application form is May 1.

Applications are available from: Homer and Jennie Hedington, 1079 2nd Ave. S., Okanogan, WA 98841; (509) 422-2954 or from the OCSRA website, okanogancsra.com.

Flood season meeting

An Okanogan County flood season coordination meeting will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. April 25.

in the commissioner's conference room, 123 5th Ave. N. in Okanogan.

Weather spotter training

A weather spotter training session will be held May 2 at the Okanogan County Sheriff's Office conference room, 123 5th Ave. N. in Okanogan. The training is free and open to the public, and will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. To register, contact Glenda Beauregard at the Emergency Management Department, 509-422-7206; or register online at: www.okangandem.org.

Earn diploma or GED

The Omak Learning Center, located in the WorkSource Office in Omak, can help students age 16-21 who want to earn their high school diploma or GED. For more information, call Monica Garza, (509) 826-7310 ext. 7546, or 1-800-887-8057.

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