COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD – September 21 - October 17

Senior meals now served, home delivered, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

 BREWSTER – The Senior Center is now serving meals at Noon, at the center on Tuesdays, Wednesday and Fridays. Home delivered meals are delivered those same days. Call 509-826-7979 to reserve or cancel your meal. Suggested donation for those over age 60 is $4. For those 60 and under the cost is $10. MENU: Wednesday, Sept. 21: Chicken Enchiladas, Spanish Rice, Coleslaw, Cuke & Watermelon Salad, Dessert; Friday, Sept. 23: Chicken Pot Pie, Cottage Cheese, Garden Salad, Fruit Tray, WW Roll, Dessert; Tuesday, Sept. 27: Fall Vegetable Soup, Cottage Cheese, Sliced Tomatoes, Assorted Melons, WW Roll, Dessert; Wednesday, Sept. 28: Meatloaf, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Broccoli, Caesar Salad, WW Roll, Bread Pudding.


September 21

American Legion meetings

BREWSTER – Amercian Legion Post #97 current members meetings are on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Post. For information call Greg Wagg at 206-550-6474.


Sept. 21-24, Sept. 26-Oct. 1

Senior Center Thrift Store

BREWSTER – The Brewster- Pateros-Bridgeport Senior Center Thrift Store is open Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come to the center on Tuesdays from 9:30-11 a.m. for coffee and conversation, plus sweets.Check out our great kids section. Donations accepted when they are open. They are also the Brewster Visitor Information Center and the Brewster Chamber of Commerce meeting room.


Sept. 21-22, 26-29

Chelan Valley Hope serves Bridgeport, Mansfield, Waterville

CHELAN - Chelan Valley Hope is open Monday thru Thursday,  9 a.m.-Noon and 1-3 p.m.  Come visit Terri’s Pantry. It offers non-food items to those in need. You can choose between items such as: shampoo and conditioner, laundry soap, toothpaste & toothbrushes, toilet paper, diapers, feminine hygiene items, dish soap, dog or cat food, and more. Pantry donations are welcome and can be left during business hours. CVH is located at 417 S. Bradley Street. They provide social services at no cost to all individuals and families in need, empowering people to improve their own lives.  HOPE is clearly the message by giving people the support and tools needed in crisis or difficult life circumstances; by providing relief, emergency shelter, rent and utilities assistance, food and fuel vouchers, and bringing solutions and relevant resources to achieve long term independence and stability.  More information at including a Donate Button. Call 509-888-2114 for a client appointment or to volunteer.


Sept. 22

Bingo is back

BREWSTER - Bingo is back at the Brewster American Legion, every Thursday night at 6 p.m. It is open to public. Come early to purchase game packets and markers. Check out their Facebook page at American Legion Columbia Post 97 for more events.


Sept. 24, 27

Farmers Markets

WIC and Senior Authorized Farmers Markets with payment options: Methow Valley Farmers Market (Twisp) 201 Hwy. 20 South, Parking Lot, Saturday, 9 a.m.-Noon, April-Oct. 29; Okanogan Valley Farmers Market (Okanogan), 999 2nd Avenue N., Legion Park, Tuesday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., now thru Oct. 29; and Okanogan Valley Farmers Market (Omak), Omak Eastside Park, across bridge from downtown, Tuesday, 3:30-6:30 p.m., now thru Oct. 25. If there is not a distribution site in your area, and you live within Adams, Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Lincoln and Okanogan counties, please contact Kathy Wright 509- 886-0700 ext. 235 / 800-572-4459.


September 26

Okanogan County PUD meetings

OKANOGAN – The next meeting of the Okanogan County PUD Board of Commissioners will be held Monday, September 26, at 3 p.m. For more information


September 26

Douglas County PUD meetings

EAST WENATCHEE – The next meeting of the Douglas County PUD Commission is September 26 at 1:30 p.m. in the East Wenatchee office.


Sept. 30

Okanogan County School Retirees' Assn. to meet

OMAK - Okanogan County School Retirees' Association will hold a general meeting 11 a.m., Friday, September 30, at El Torito Bar & Grill, 914 Koala Dr., Omak.  Rena Shawver, Executive Director of Okanogan County Community Action Council, will speak on "The Needs of Our County".


September 30 deadline

Nominations for the Highly Capable Program sought

BRIDGEPORT - Highly Capable students perform or show potential for performing at significantly advanced academic levels when compared with others of their age, experiences, or environments. Outstanding abilities are seen within students' general intellectual aptitudes, specific academic abilities, and/or creative productivities within a specific domain.

Bridgeport School District is committed to identifying and providing for the unique educational needs of all of our students. Through September 30, they will solicit nominations for the Highly Capable Program. Students may be referred by parents, family, school staff, and community members.

Nomination forms: at Please return completed forms to the district office (1400 Tacoma

Ave., PO Box 1060, Bridgeport, WA 98813).


October 11

Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group

            WENATCHEE - Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, 7-8:30 p.m., at Grace Lutheran Church, 1408 Washington Street, Wenatchee. For information, call 509-860-3620 or visit their website at:

October 11

Okanogan County Fair Advisory Committee

OKANOGAN – The Okanogan County Fair Advisory Committee meets the second Monday of the month and is always looking for volunteers. The meetings are open to the public and begin at 6 p.m. in the Okanogan County Commissioners’ hearing room, 123 N. Fifth Ave., Okanogan.


Oct. 12

Brewster Chamber to meet

BREWSTER – The next general meeting of the Brewster Chamber of Commerce will be held Wednesday, Oct. 12, 6 p.m. at the Senior Center, 109 Bridge Street. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. For  information or Mike Mauk, 509-449-0605.


Oct. 13, 20

Brewster bus trips

BREWSTER – OCTN takes Brewster area residents to Wenatchee, second Thursday of the month. That next trip is Oct 13.. The bus starts picking folks up at their homes at 7:30 a.m. Riders may request  destination(s); medical appointments etc. On the third Thursday of each month, Sept. 15,  riders will be taken to Omak for the day. Riders request their destination(s). Wenatchee: $12/boarding for General Public, $6 suggested donation/day for Seniors (60 plus). Omak: $5.50/General Public, $2.75 suggested donation Seniors (60 plus). (509) 826-4391 to reserve your seat.

Oct. 17

Family and friends Support Group

          WENATCHEE -  Family and friends Support Group meets the 3rd Monday of every month,  7-8:30 p.m., at Grace Lutheran Church, 1408 Washington Street, Wenatchee. For information, call 509-860-3620 or visit their website at:



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