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Date Event/Host Address City (760)Phone
Aug 1-31 Featured Artists Victor Valley Museum and Art Gallery, 11873 Apple Valley Road Apple Valley 240-2111
Dorothy Shook and Betty Francois,Photographic paper sculpture; Joan Van Auken, sculptural pottery; Tamara Prischman, stained "glass magic". Artist Reception Aug 3, 7-9pm.
Aug 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Mojave Group of the Sierra Club Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple Valley Rd Apple Valley 951-4520
Meet at the Museum at 7pm for a conditioning walk of 3-4 miles. Second Wednesday monthly meet at Sterling Inn, 17738 Francesca, Victorville.
Aug 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Pet Vaccination Clinic 9-noon 21779 Zuni Road Apple Valley 247-2102
Aug 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Storytime for On-the-Lap, 10:30am Victorville Branch Library, 15011 Circle Drive Victorville 245-4222
Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Ornamental Horticulture Club Plant Sale Victor Valley Community College Victorville 245-4271 ext 2238
8am-noon; Fish Hatchery Road (the lower road) to the Agriculture Department sign (on the east side), turn in there.
Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Paint In for Professional Artists, 10am-4pm High Desert Center for the Arts, 15614 8th St Victorville 243-7493
Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Farmer's Market Victor Valley Community College, 7:30am Victorville
Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Linda Williams' Yoga Classes, 7-8pm, $15/mo Dana Park Bldg, 850 Barstow Rd, Barstow 256-5661
Aug 2, 9, 16 Thursday Night on the Square Poncitlan Square in Downtown Palmdale Palmdale
5:30 to 8:30 pm. Lively musical entertainment, tempting food concessions, children's festivities, arts and crafts, specialty vendors and a farmers market. Aug 2, pizza-eating contest. Aug 9, kids arts and crafts, Chris Ho Band. Aug 16, Tour Fire Station 37, rhythm & blues sounds of the Bobby O Band.
Aug 3 Toddler Story Time, 11am Apple Valley Library, 15001 Wakita Blvd Apple Valley 247-2022
Aug 4 Airplane rides Apple Valley Airport, 21600 Corwin Road Apple Valley 963-7751
Free airplane rides for young people age 8-18, to introduce them to flying. Sponsored by Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 768.
Aug 4 Barstow Parks & Rec Parking Lot Sale Community Center, 841 Barstow Rd Barstow 256-5617
8:00am-3:00pm, $10 per space Ppen to Vendors for Food and Games
Aug 4 Summer Antique Market 6th, 7th, & C Street Apple Valley
6 a.m. - 2 p.m. Old Town Victorville. Music, good food, and antiques. Twelve stores participating, along with private antique, crafts, and collectibles. Openings available for additional bands and vendors.
Aug 4 Comedy Show, 8pm Embassy Lounge, Ramada Inn, 15494 Palmdale Road Victorville 245-6565
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25 Mixed Media Art Classes High Desert Center for the Arts, 15614 8th St Victorville 243-7493
Saturday 9-11am, 11-1pm; Oil Class 1-3pm; Open to all ages from kindergarten to senior seniors; $10/class
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25 Victor Valley Auto Fair Victor Valley Community College, 7am-6pm Victorville
Aug 4 50's Day Extravaganza Denny's, 19250 Bear Valley Road, 5-9pm Apple Valley 961-2133
50's Costume contest, show up and sign up! Hot dogs, sodas, music, classic cars or hot rods!
Aug 4 Just Cruisin' 4 Fun Meeting & cruise Mrs. B's Diner, 2191 W. Main St, 6pm Barstow Email
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25 Saturday Night Cruisers Foster's Freeze, 1580 W. Main St., 7-9pm Barstow
Aug 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 Friends of the Library Book sale Barstow Mall, 1876 E. Main St, 11am-4pm Barstow
Aug 7, 14, 21, 28 Route 66 Street Fair & Market Festival Main Street between Barstow Rd. and Second, 6pm-10pm Barstow 256-8617
Aug 7, 14 Storytime for On-the-Lap, 1 p.m. Lucerne Branch Library, 33103 Old Woman Springs Rd. Lucerne Valley 248-7521
Aug 11 Free Concert K-Mart, Main St Hesperia 241-1313
Eric Heatherly and Marc Corey Lee 5-10pm
Aug 12 "Cake Decorating" Class Michaels Arts & Crafts, Victorville 955-2455
Aug 16 Pioneer Family Night Rockview Park,
National Trails Highway
Victorville 245-5551
Thursday, 6:30-8pm, $2.50 or $8 for family of four; Registration required, sign-up at Hook Community Center, 14973 Joshua St., Victorville
Aug 18 Outrageous Auction, Under the Sea, $25 The Armory, Apple Valley Rd Apple Valley 242-2753
Vendor spaces $15. New merchandise, art, crafts, community business, fundraising games, antiques. Talent show, food. Benefits Education Literacy Programs.
Aug 18 Indoor Craft Show & Car Wash (outside!) Victor Valley Moose Lodge, 18083 Hesperia Rd Hesperia 240-1273
9am-3pm. Vendors, giveaways, snack bar, space still available.
Aug 18 Kids "R" Us Fashion Show, 10am Toys R Us, 12450 Amargosa Road Victorville 951-5017
Aug 18 Orchestra Auditions Music room 6, Victor Valley College, 18422 Bear Valley Rd Apple Valley 245-4271
Auditions for the Victor Valley College String Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra. 245-4271 ext 8665
Aug 18 Summerfest Craft Fair Daily Press, 13891 Park Ave Victorville 951-6267
9am-2pm. Admission $1. Vendor spaces $15. New merchandise, art, crafts, community business, fundraising games, antiques. Talent show, food. Benefits Education Literacy Programs.
Aug 18 Sun Lovers Free Skin Cancer Screening Mojave Cancer Center, 18280 Siskiyou Road Apple Valley 242-4357
Live longer and healthier! Summer Health Fair, 9am-3pm. Also, screenings for dental, general health, blood pressure, cancer education. Free prostate and breast exams by appointment.
Aug 18 Chuckwagon Dinner & Show Deadman's Point, Hwy 18 & Bear Valley Rd Apple Valley 240-2401
6:00 pm. Reservations required. $25 adults, $13 Children (12 and under). Chuckwagon supper and cowboy music of Roy Rogers Jr. & The High Riders.
Aug 22 Mojave Desert Bird ClubField Trip To Baker, Newberry Springs Hesperia 247-5421
Join the club for only $5 (individuals) or $7 (family). Call for more information.
Aug 23 Guttermouth Concert(punk) Reflections Night Club, 14619 Circle Drive Victorville
Aug 24 Apple Valley Kiwanis Annual Wine Auction Spring Valley Lake Community Center Victorville 242-2916
Aug 24 - Sept3 Antelope Valley Fair 155 East Ave I Lancaster 661-948-6060
Figure 8 Race, Rural Olympics, Demolition Derby, Professional Bull Riding, A.R.M.A. Short Track
Aug 25 Hesperia Horseman Rodeo Queen's Contest Val Shearer Equestrian Center, Lime Street Park Hesperia 242-2753
Horsemanship Portion at Val Shearer Equestrian Center; Poise and Personality is at the Percy Bakker Community Center
Aug 25 Mariachi Festival Mavericks Stadium, Hwy 395 Adelanto 245-7712
Mariachi Mujer 2000, Mariachi Juvenil Alma De Mexico, Mariiachi Calafia, and Mariachi Juvenil. Admission $10 general; $25 stage side; free to children under 12 and handicapped veterans.
Aug 25 Stan Mayo Giorgio's Italian Restaurant, 15800 Main St Hesperia 244-7877
Tributes to the Coasters and the Shirelles; 6:00pm Dinner, 7:00pm Show, 9:00pm Dinner, 10:00pm Show Best Italian food in town!
Aug 25 Bingo Bonanza Presidio Recreation Center, 11000 Apple Valley Rd Apple Valley 247-0724
12:30 pm, $7 buy in, refreshments, reservations required
Aug 25 Nohwil Ilini Fun Run Mojave Joe's Trading Co, 20868 National Trails Hwy Oro Grande 843-1912
9am. Bike show and fun run. Benefits Whispering 4 Winds Intertribal. Registration $21, includes meal. Admission $10.
Aug 25 Mariachi Festival Mavericks Stadium, Highway 395 Adelanto 245-7712
6-10pm. Mariachi Juvemil Alma De Mexico, Mariachi Calafia, Mariachi Juvenil (local group). Admission $10 general, $25 stageside, kids under 12 and disabled veterans free.
August 27 Auditions for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, 7:30pm Victor Valley College, Music Room, 18422 Bear Valley Rd Victorville 946-9013
Aug 31 Animal Rescue Bazaar, 8am 24704 Agate Road Barstow 253-2975
Aug 31 Mexican Fiesta The Bank Bar & Grill, 28891 W. Old Highway 58 Barstow 256-1448
$5 Plate. 7pm til closing. Proceeds to benefit the Francine Romero Cancer Fund. Also listen to The Grumpy Old Men, 7-11 p.m.

On Going Events

Date Event/Host Address City (760)Phone
Ongoing Apple Valley Airport 21600 Corwin Rd Apple Valley 247-2371
Open House every 2nd Sunday of antique aircraft
Ongoing High Desert Mavericks 12000 Stadium Wy. Adelanto 246-6287
Ongoing San Bernardino County Fair 14800 7th. St. Victorville 951-2200
Arts Information Line Performing Arts Ctr, Victorville 245-2787

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