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Date Event/Host Address City (760)Phone
Tuesdays Storytime for On-the-Lap, 1 p.m. Lucerne Branch Library, 33103 Old Woman Springs Rd. Lucerne Valley 248-7521
Tuesdays Summer Reading Program, 4 p.m. Apple Valley Branch Ligrary, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway Apple Valley 247-2022
Tuesdays & Thursdays Linda Williams' Yoga Classes, 5:15-6pm, $15/mo Dana Park Bldg, 850 Barstow Rd, Barstow 256-5661
Wednesdays Pet Vaccination Clinic 9-noon 21779 Zuni Road Apple Valley 247-2102
Wednesdays Storytime for On-the-Lap, 10:30am
Summer Reading Program 4pm
Victorville Branch Library, 15011 Circle Drive Victorville 245-4222
Wednesdays Drawing Class, 3pm High Desert Center for the Arts, 15615 8th St Victorville 243-7493
Thursdays Crafts with Vicki, 4pm Serrano Library, 9292 Sheepcreek Rd Phelan 868-0583
Thursdays Farmer's Market Victor Valley Community College, 7:30am Victorville
Thursdays 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.
Thursdays Paint In for Professional Artists, 10am-4pm High Desert Center for the Arts, 15614 8th St Victorville 243-7493
Thursdays Toddler Story Time, 10:30am Apple Valley Library, 14901 Dale Evans Parkway Apple Valley 247-2022
Fridays Pre-School Story Time, 11am Adelanto Library, 11497 Bartlett Ave Adelanto 246-5661
Fridays Watercolor & Acrylic Class, 1-3pm High Desert Center for the Arts, 15614 8th St Victorville 243-7493
Saturdays Route 66 Chess Club Forrest Park, Old Town Victorville Victorville 246-4385
9-10:30am on good weather Saturdays. Free to play, rookies welcome. Bring a chess set.
Saturdays 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
Saturdays Saturday Night Cruisers Foster's Freeze, 1580 W. Main St., 7-9pm Barstow
Saturdays Victor Valley Junior Olympic Archery Development Program 13679 Manhasset, unit #2 Apple Valley 247-9327
Saturdays 1-5pm (4 1-hour long sessions); first session beginner, each subsequent session more advanced; $10 first time, $5 each time after; members $2; equipment provided. If you wish to buy equipment, dealer price or discount, as they do not profit from sales. Instructor Fred Valdez, Level 3 certified by the National Archery Association.
All Sat & Sun Victor Valley Auto Fair Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center,
18422 Bear Valley Rd, 7am-6pm
Victorville
Sept 1-30 Featured Artists Victor Valley Museum and Art Gallery, 11873 Apple Valley Road Apple Valley 240-2111
Oct 2 Spice of Life Street Fair 7th Street Victorville
Oct 3 Flea Market 9-4pm Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-4518
Oct 4 Sysco Foods Services 9-9pm Lilac Pavilion, Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-6060
Oct 7 High Desert Medical Sr. Expo 9-3 Lilac Pavilion, Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-6060
Oct 8 Explorers of Mauna Kea Victor Valley College Planetarium, 18422 Bear Valley Rd Victorville 245-4271 ext. 2324
7pm presentation. Admission $4, Students and Seniors $2.50
Oct 9 Air Fair, 9-3pm Apple Valley Airport Apple Valley 946-8841
Free to spectators.  The event will run from 0900 to 1500. "Peoples choice" trophies at the end of the day.
Oct 9 St. Mary's Annual Gala San Bernardino County Fairgrounds, 7th St Victorville 946-8841
Featuring early 60's music, with Temptations selections, East-West Fusion, and violinist L. Subramaniam.  Proceeds provide capital and equipment for St. Mary's Medical Center.
Oct 9 Wannatouchama Chili Cookoff Lions Park, Hwy 18 Apple Valley 243-2495
Featuring live music, hollering contests, Miss Chili and Mr. Hot Sauce contests, vendors, and more. Admission $3, under 12 free. Opens 10:30am.
Valley Gems presents this gem show; free parking and admission; vendors, food, door prizes
Oct 9-10 Ciunas (Irish music) High Desert Center for the Arts, 8th & C St. Victorville 243-7493
Irish music and step dancing. Oct 9, 7pm; Oct 10, 2:30pm; Admission $10, Seniors $8; Tickets available at the door.
Oct 9-10 Searles Lake Gem-O-Rama 13339 Main St. (Show Building) Trona 760-372-5356
Searles Lake Gem & Mineral Society: Trona Lapidary and Show Bldg.; Sat. 8-5, Sun. 8-4; mineral collecting, displays, dealers, demonstrations, tours, geode cutting and sales, shows, movies, prizes; contact Bonnie Fairchild, 84830 12th St., Trona, CA 93562.
Oct 10 Dog Club Fun Match Hesperia Lake Park Hesperia 244-9468
Paw Prints Dog Club presents a Fun Match. For information, please visit the website www.pawprintsdogclub.com, or contactDeanna Adams
Oct 10 Old Timers BBQ 11-4pm Lilac Pavilion, Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-6060
Oct 15-17 Cottonwood/Marble Canyon Backpack (M) Death Valley National Park Death Valley 415-674-6885
You must be a member of Desert Survivors with a release on file to join this trip. Backpack along a classic trail that's considered one of America's best hikes. We'll travel from open wash through dense Cottonwood forest, across alluvial plains and into a deep slot canyon. Petroglyphs, pioneer inscriptions, and signs of mountain lion and bighorn. If you do only one hike this year, this should be it. Minimal water carry. Suitable for beginners. Limit 12. Contact Leader: Bob Lyon (415) 674-6885
Oct 16 Desert Haven Auction 4:30pm on Poppy Pavilion, Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-6060
Oct 16 Rabbit Show Swine Barn, Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-6060
Oct 18-24 Rexhall RV Rally Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-6060
Oct 25-31 Goodsam RV Rally Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 W. Ave H Lancaster 661-948-6060
Oct 29-31 Ubehebe-to-Eureka Dunes Backpack (S) Death Valley National Park Death Valley 510-769-1706
You must be a member of Desert Survivors with a release on file to join this trip. Three days on the Desert Trail, Ubehebe Crater to Eureka Dunes. Hike in Death Valley, then cross the Last Chance Range at 5700', descend Dedeckera Canyon amid rare plants. Features: barren washes in Death Valley, limestone cliffs on the ridge, views of Eureka Dunes; 23 miles, but we'll hike at a moderate pace. Carry all water. Weather should be cool as the season turns. Note: This is a wildlife viewing trip. Participants must stay behind the leader while hiking. If you cannot do this, please choose another trip. Limit 15. Contact Leader: Steve Tabor (510) 769-1706

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