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Saturday, April 30, 2006

Casino Night at the Apple Valley Inn, 20601 Highway 18, Apple Valley, from 6-10pm. Texas Hold 'Em, blackjack, craps, roulette, and a poker tourney.  Entry is $30, tickets available at door, includes a light appetizer, one drink, and $500 in chips.  Funds to support literacy program.  Sponsored by Apple Valley Rotary Club.  For more information, call 240-7622.

Guys & Dolls (theatre)  Produced by the Academy for Academic Excellence Drama Department, at Hanson Hall of Church of the Valley, 14933 Wakita Blvd, Apple Valley; April 26, 28, 29, & 30. For ticket information call 946-5414, Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm.

How to Clinic "You Can Organize Your Closets," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 10am, free!

How to Clinic "You Can Create an Outdoor Living Space," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

How to Clinic "Install a Brick Patio" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 11am, free!

How to Clinic "Install Laminate Flooring" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 12pm, free!

How to Clinic "Makeover Your Home's Entrance" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 1pm, free!

 

Friday, April 29, 2006

Guys & Dolls (theatre)  Produced by the Academy for Academic Excellence Drama Department, at Hanson Hall of Church of the Valley, 14933 Wakita Blvd, Apple Valley; April 26, 28, 29, & 30. For ticket information call 946-5414, Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm.

Harlam Ambassadors Basketball Team  performs at Granite Hills High School, 22900 Esaws Ave, Apple Valley, California. Ball-handling tricks and comedy. Show at 7pm. Tickets $7 at the door. For more information, call 240-5606.

How to Clinic "You Can Lay Ceramic Tile," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

 

Thursday, April 28, 2006

Preschool Story Time at 10:30 A.M., Thursday, April 28, at the Hesperia Branch San Bernardino County Library. Children ages three through five are invited to this free program of stories, rhymes, and a simple craft.   The library is located at 9565 Seventh Street in Hesperia. Call 244-4898 for more information.

After School Program Pet Talk After School Program will be held at 4 P.M., Thursday, April 28, at the Hesperia Branch Library.  Pilot, a Delta Society Pet Therapy will be present during the program of stories, pet care information, crafts, and refreshments.  The library is located at 9565 Seventh Avenue. Call 244-4898 for more information.

Guys & Dolls (theatre)  Produced by the Academy for Academic Excellence Drama Department, at Hanson Hall of Church of the Valley, 14933 Wakita Blvd, Apple Valley; April 26, 28, 29, & 30. For ticket information call 946-5414, Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm.

How to Clinic "You Can Maintain Your Lawn," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Preschool Story Time " 10:30am, Apple Valley Library, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway, Apple Valley. 247-2022.

 

Wednesday, April 27, 2006

Conditioning Walk  Mojave Group of the Sierra Club, meet at the Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple Valley Rd, Apple Valley, at 7pm, for a conditioning walk of 3-4 miles around Jess Ranch, except the second Wednesday of the month, which meets at the Sterling Inn at 6pm for the walk. A meeting follows the Sterling Inn walk. 951-4520

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Tuesday, April 26, 2006


Family Game Day "Games and puzzles for the family. 3:00-5:30pm. Victorville Library, 15011 Circle Drive, Victorville, 245-4222

Guys & Dolls (theatre)  Produced by the Academy for Academic Excellence Drama Department, at Hanson Hall of Church of the Valley, 14933 Wakita Blvd, Apple Valley; April 26, 28, 29, & 30. For ticket information call 946-5414, Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm.

How to Clinic "You Can Build a Deck," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

How to Clinic "Colorful Terra Cotta Projects" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 7pm, free!

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Monday, April 25, 2006


Cermics Class 12:30pm at the Victorville Salvation Army, 14585 La Paz Drive, Victorville. For more information call 245-2545 or 247-9012

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Sunday, April 24, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Have Fun with Faux Painting: Basic and New Techniques," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Andrew Lloyd Weber's smash hit is the Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors. Set to musical styles from country-western and calypso, to bubble-gum, pop, and rock ‘n’ roll, this Old Testament tale comes to vibrant life in a delightful all-youth musical parable that's suited for "children" of all ages!  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd, Victorville.  2:30 p.m. 760-245-4271 ext. TIX (849).

 

Saturday, April 23, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Organize Your Closets," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 10am, free!

How to Clinic "You Can Create an Outdoor Living Space," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

How to Clinic "Install a Brick Patio" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 11am, free!

How to Clinic "Install Laminate Flooring" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 12pm, free!

How to Clinic "Makeover Your Home's Entrance" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 1pm, free!

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Andrew Lloyd Weber's smash hit is the Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors. Set to musical styles from country-western and calypso, to bubble-gum, pop, and rock ‘n’ roll, this Old Testament tale comes to vibrant life in a delightful all-youth musical parable that's suited for "children" of all ages!  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd, Victorville.  7:30 p.m. 760-245-4271 ext. TIX (849).

Take In Sale Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St., Hesperia CA; South East corner of Main and 11th. (9am-2pm)
 

Friday, April 22, 2006

Annual Yard Sale Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St., Hesperia, CA, (South East corner of Main and 11th) How to Clinic "You Can Lay Ceramic Tile," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Andrew Lloyd Weber's smash hit is the Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors. Set to musical styles from country-western and calypso, to bubble-gum, pop, and rock ‘n’ roll, this Old Testament tale comes to vibrant life in a delightful all-youth musical parable that's suited for "children" of all ages!  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd, Victorville.  7:30 p.m. 760-245-4271 ext. TIX (849).

PJ's Pals " 4-5pm, Children read to a Delta certified dog, who listens intently. Apple Valley Library, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway, Apple Valley. 247-2022.

 

Thursday, April 21, 2006

Preschool Story Time "Shoes" is the theme at 10:30 A.M., Thursday, April 21, at the Hesperia Branch San Bernardino County Library.  Children ages three through five are invited to this free program of stories, rhymes, and a simple craft.   The library is located at 9565 Seventh Street in Hesperia. Call 244-4898 for more information.

After School Program April Antics will be presented at 4:00 P.M., Thursday, April 21, at the Hesperia Branch Library by members of Sultana High School ROP, Advanced Childcare Club, and Future Educators Club.  The program will consist of stories, crafts, refreshments and a souvenir.  The library is located at 9565 Seventh Avenue.  Call 244-4898 for more information.

How to Clinic "You Can Maintain Your Lawn," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Preschool Story Time " 10:30am, Apple Valley Library, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway, Apple Valley. 247-2022.

 

Wednesday, April 20, 2006

Conditioning Walk  Mojave Group of the Sierra Club, meet at the Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple Valley Rd, Apple Valley, at 7pm, for a conditioning walk of 3-4 miles around Jess Ranch, except the second Wednesday of the month, which meets at the Sterling Inn at 6pm for the walk. A meeting follows the Sterling Inn walk. 951-4520

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Tuesday, April 19, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Build a Deck," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Monday, April 18, 2006


Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Sunday, April 17, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Have Fun with Faux Painting: Basic and New Techniques," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

 

Saturday, April 16, 2006

Battle of the Garage Band Fest "For ages 13-17. Applause will determine the winner. Community Center Auditorium, 14955 Dale Evans Parkway. 2-8pm. Admission $1. For information, call 240-7880.

How to Clinic "You Can Organize Your Closets," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 10am, free!

How to Clinic "You Can Create an Outdoor Living Space," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

How to Clinic "Install a Brick Patio" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 11am, free!

How to Clinic "Install Laminate Flooring" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 12pm, free!

How to Clinic "Makeover Your Home's Entrance" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 1pm, free!

Horse Sense Campfire An evening with Mojave River Valley Horsemen's Association. Learn about different horse shows and the ins and outs of performing, then watch them put horse and rider through their paces. 6-8pm. $2. Horsemen's Center, 24320 Hwy 18 (near the Hwy 18/Bear Valley Rd intersection), Apple Valley.

14th Annual Past Reflections Car Show opens 9am, tropies presented at 2:30pm, at Victor Valley College, 18422 Bear Valley Rd., Victorville 240-0068

Walkathon hosted by the Recycled Treasure Ranch Animal Rescue, located at 24704 Agate Rd. Barstow, Ca., beginning at the Barstow Humane Society and ending at the Sportsmman's Park a 3.3 mile walk. The park will open at 9 am. The walk will start at 8 am but will begin forming at 7 am. Dogs welcome! Vendors, food, entertainment. For information, call 253-4408.
 

Friday, April 15, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Lay Ceramic Tile," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Joffrey School Ensemble Dancers Victor Valley Community Concert Association. Classical moves that resonate with contemporary meanings the Joffrey Ensemble Dancers offer the nation’s audiences a refreshingly different approach to ballet. A compelling and intimate theatrical experience; classical moves resonate with contemporary meanings. Each dancer is hand-picked for their talent and enthusiasm, and imbued with the vision and energy of Artistic Director Elie Lazar.  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd, Victorville.  7:30 p.m.  760-946-0183.

Rally Obedience Classes "start a 7 week course in Beginning Rally, approved for American Kennel Club trials, hosted by the Apple Valley Dog Club. Before enrolling, dogs should be able to sit and down, and be leash trained. $84 for 7 weeks. Bill Bobrow instructor. Class limited to 10 students. Filling fast! 6:30pm at Lime Street Park, Hesperia.  For information, call 964-5101.

 

Thursday, April 14, 2006

Preschool Story Time "Owl Stories" is the theme at 10:30 A.M., Thursday, April 14, at the Hesperia Branch San Bernardino County Library.  Children ages three through five are invited to this free program of stories, rhymes, and a simple craft.   The library is located at 9565 Seventh Street in Hesperia. Call 244-4898 for more information.

After School Craft Program will be held at 4 P.M., Thursday, April 14, at the Hesperia Branch Library, 9565 Seventh Avenue.  Children of all ages are invited to participate.  Call 244-4898 for more information.

How to Clinic "You Can Maintain Your Lawn," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Preschool Story Time " 10:30am, Apple Valley Library, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway, Apple Valley. 247-2022.

 

Wednesday, April 13, 2006

Conditioning Walk  Mojave Group of the Sierra Club, meet at the Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple Valley Rd, Apple Valley, at 7pm, for a conditioning walk of 3-4 miles around Jess Ranch, except the second Wednesday of the month, which meets at the Sterling Inn at 6pm for the walk. A meeting follows the Sterling Inn walk. 951-4520

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Tuesday, April 12, 2006

Battle of the Garage Band Application Deadline "For ages 13-17. Bands must submit an application, CD tape?, and audition. Rehearsal date is April 13. Community Center Auditorium, 14955 Dale Evans Parkway. 2-8pm. Admission $1. For information, call 240-7880.

How to Clinic "You Can Build a Deck," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Monday, April 11, 2006

Big Band Music by the Ambassadors Jazz Ensemble at the Barstow Mojave Valley Senior Center, 555 Melissa St, Barstow, California, at 7:00 PM till 9:00 PM. Enjoy an evening of dancing to Big Band Music under the direction of Tim Garvin. The Ambassadors Jazz Ensemble is comprised of 25 musicians from the Barstow Victorville area. For more information, call 760 256-5023.

Cermics Class 12:30pm at the Victorville Salvation Army, 14585 La Paz Drive, Victorville. For more information call 245-2545 or 247-9012

Painting Class  Hesperia Art Club, 15555 Main St. #13, Hesperia; 244-9844.   Every Monday (adults/oil), Tuesday (watercolor), and Wednesday (oil by Patty), 9am to noon; $5 members, $6-7 non-members per class. (member dues $15/yr)

 

Sunday, April 10, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Have Fun with Faux Painting: Basic and New Techniques," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

Miss Victor Valley 2006 Girls, Young Teen, Miss divisions; Empire Pagents. Green Tree Inn, Grand Ballroom, 14173 Green Tree Blvd, Victorville. 241-1143 or 244-3517.

Strings! The V.V.C. Preludium String Ensemble, College Symphony and Beginning String Ensemble.  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd, Victorville.  2:30 p.m.  760-245-4271 ext. TIX (849).

 

Saturday, April 9, 2006

2006 Fair Competition Handbooks  Now available at the fairgrounds office, 14800 7th St, Victorville, from the Daily Press at 13891 Park Ave, Victorville, and online. Submission deadline has been extended. Entries must be submitted by April 9th. The fair begins May 7. For more information, call 951-2212.

Build & Grow Clinic "Butterfly Houses" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 10am, free!

Choirs! The Master Arts Chorale, Women’s Choir and College Singers.  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd., Victorville.  7:30 p.m.  760-245-4271 ext. TIX (849).

How to Clinic "You Can Organize Your Closets," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 10am, free!

How to Clinic "You Can Create an Outdoor Living Space," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

How to Clinic "Butterfly House" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 1pm, free!

How to Clinic "Install a Brick Patio" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 11am, free!

How to Clinic "Install Laminate Flooring" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 12pm, free!

How to Clinic "Makeover Your Home's Entrance" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 1pm, free!

 

Friday, April 8, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Lay Ceramic Tile," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

PJ's Pals " 4-5pm, Children read to a Delta certified dog, who listens intently. Apple Valley Library, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway, Apple Valley. 247-2022.

Symphonic Band Traditional and contemporary band works featuring the 40 plus members of the Symphonic Band.  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd., Victorville. 7:30 p.m.  760-245-4271 ext. TIX (849).



 

Thursday, April 7, 2006

Preschool Story Time "April Showers" is the theme at 10:30 A.M., Thursday, April 7, at the Hesperia Branch San Bernardino County Library.  Children ages three through five are invited to this free program of stories, rhymes, and a simple craft.   The library is located at 9565 Seventh Street in Hesperia. Call 244-4898 for more information.

After School Craft Program will be held at 4 P.M., Thursday, April 7, at the Hesperia Branch Library, 9565 Seventh Avenue.  Children of all ages are invited to participate.  Call 244-4898 for more information.

How to Clinic "You Can Maintain Your Lawn," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

Jazz and All That!   Guitar Ensemble, The Studio Band, Studio Singers, and Jazz-Rock Combo share the love of music with a full evening of jazz …and then some.  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd., Victorville.  7:30 p.m.  760-245-4271 ext. TIX (849). Preschool Story Time " 10:30am, Apple Valley Library, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway, Apple Valley. 247-2022.

 

Wednesday, April 6, 2006



Conditioning Walk  Mojave Group of the Sierra Club, meet at the Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple Valley Rd, Apple Valley, at 7pm, for a conditioning walk of 3-4 miles around Jess Ranch, except the second Wednesday of the month, which meets at the Sterling Inn at 6pm for the walk. A meeting follows the Sterling Inn walk. 951-4520

Greg Richards Pottery Workshop  10:00AM to 4:00PM. Greg Richards will demonstrate throwing large platters and other vessels on the potters wheel, adding designs in slip decoration, altering thrown forms, building a large piece in sections, use of a torch when wheel throwing, trimming large pieces, up to 25" wide using a foam bat, and glazing.  One hour lunch break and a potluck.  Cost is $50.00 and a potluck dish.  Diana Ware Clay Studio 21887 Highway 18, Apple Valley, CA Cost: Call: (760) 242-0360 or (760) 247-4064

 

Tuesday, April 5, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Build a Deck," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!

 

Monday, April 4, 2006



 

Sunday, April 3, 2006

Eastern Seaboard Adventure Passport Travel Series. John Holod. An internationally recognized cinematographer who has filmed all over the world and has presented his documentaries to audiences across the nation. He travels in a state of the art recreational vehicle, immersing himself in the culture and surroundings he's depicting. The RV serves as home and studio while he is on the road.  Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Rd., Victorville.  2:30 p.m.  760-946-4841.

How to Clinic "You Can Have Fun with Faux Painting: Basic and New Techniques," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

 

Saturday, April 2, 2006

Victor Valley Garden Party Gardening demonstrations; desert-adapted plants, worm bins, backyard compost bins available for sale. Door prizes, events for kids. San Bernardino County Fairgrounds, 9-3pm. For information call 843-6882



How to Clinic "You Can Organize Your Closets," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 10am, free!

How to Clinic "You Can Create an Outdoor Living Space," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 2pm, free!

How to Clinic "You Can Build a Storage Box," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 4pm, free!

How to Clinic "Install a Brick Patio" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 11am, free!

How to Clinic "Install Laminate Flooring" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 12pm, free!

How to Clinic "Makeover Your Home's Entrance" Lowe's, 14333 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 949-9565. 1pm, free!

Spring Craft Fair "Over 50 venders selling unique handcrafted items: jewelry, stained glass, stepping stones, sticheries, metal art, candles, ceramics, wood crafts, more. Snack bar. James A. Woody Community Center, 13467 Navajo Rd, Apple Valley. 9am-3pm. Admission and parking free. For information, call 240-7000 ext 7071.

 

Friday, April 1, 2006

How to Clinic "You Can Lay Ceramic Tile," Home Depot, 15150 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. For info call 955-2999. 7pm, free!