Free Meditation class
OROVILLE – The Humuh Meditation center is offering a freeclass titled, “Turning Ignorance into illumination” on Thursday, Nov. 13 from 7p.m. to 8 p.m. at the meditation center, 1314 Main St., Oroville. Everyone iswelcome to attend.
LOOMIS – The Whitestone/Ellisforde Church of the BrethrenWomen’s Fellowship will hold their annual Pre-Christmas Auction at theWhitestone Church, 577 Loomis/Oroville Hwy., Tonasket on Friday, Nov. 14 at 7p.m.
Dance at the CCC
TONASKET – The Community Cultural Center will be hosting adance, featuring the local band, “Hippies on Vacation” on Saturday, Nov. 15 at7 p.m. The Cultural Center is located at 411 Western Ave., in Tonasket. Call(509) 486-1328 for more information.
Bingo in Wauconda
WAUCONDA – “Bingo Night” is being held at the WaucondaCommunity Hall on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Hot dogs, chips, popand homemade snacks will be available.
Veterans’ Day Dinner
TONASKET – A Veterans Day Dinner is being held at theTonasket Eagles Lodge from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 15. A hamand turkey dinner will be served.
Habitat for Humanity meeting
OMAK – The regular meeting of the North Okanogan chapter ofHabitat for Humanity will be held Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. in Omak at thePresbyterian Church. For more information call Ivetta Eylar at (509) 486-2458.
OKANOGAN – Due to the Veterans’ Day holiday, the NovemberOkanogan County Public Health Board of Health meeting has been rescheduled forTuesday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m. The Board of Health meeting is held at the OkanoganCounty Public Health office in Okanogan.
OKANOGAN – The American Red Cross North Cascades Chapterwill be hosting an Instructor’s class for anyone interested in teaching CPR andFirst Aid classes. The class will be held for three consecutive days, Nov. 18,19 and 20 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information visitwww.northcascadesredcross.org or call (509) 422-3440.
Relay For Life
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Relayfor Life Kick-off Party is being held on Wednesday, Nov. 19 from 6 p.m. to 7p.m. at the Okanogan High School cafeteria. For information and registrationfees contact Angela Crowson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Food Handler’s Class
OROVILLE – A food handler classwill be offered in the Oroville area on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at Linda’s Bakery at10 a.m. Arrive at least 15 minute early to pay class fees. The class takesapproximately one and half hours. Read the food handler book before attendingthe class. Books are available at the Oroville and Tonasket City Halls. Formore information call Wendell Harris at (509) 422-7388.
Noxious Weed Conference
OKANOGAN – The Fall Noxious WeedConference is being held on Thursday, Nov. 20 from 8 a.m. to 4:40 p.m. at theAgriplex. This conference is for pesticide license credits. For moreinformation and class fees call (509) 422-7165 or stop by the office, room 102in the County Courthouse to pick up an agenda.
Annual Christmas Bazaar
OROVILLE – Oroville Junior Women’sAnnual Christmas Bazaar is being held on Friday, Nov. 21 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.and on Saturday, Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Oroville Grade SchoolGym. For more information contact Michelle at (509) 476-2850 for Nicci at (509)560-0118.
Pictures with Santa
OROVILLE – The Oroville ElementaryParent Educational Committee (E.P.E.C.) is sponsoring Pictures with Santa onFriday, Nov. 21 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to2 p.m. during the Junior Women’s Christmas Bazaar.
Sitzmark Annual Auction
TONASKET – The Annual Sitzmark SkiClub auction will be held on Saturday, Nov. 22 at the Tonasket Eagles. Baron ofBee dinner and silent auction will start at 5:30 p.m. and the live auction willstart at 7 p.m. For more information or to make donations call Jenny Cory at(509) 486-1646 or Sandra Sutton at (509) 485-2223.
OKANOGAN – The Okanogan ValleyFarmers Market will hold a Thanksgiving market at the Okanogan Grange onSaturday, Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. A wide variety of vegetables,Thanksgiving baked goods and Christmas gift items will be available. TheOkanogan Grange is located one block up from Second St., on Tyee, just pastValley Care Nursing Home. For more information call Stephanie at (509)826-1259.
UFO Documentary Movie
OROVILLE – Mufon UFO documentarymovie is showing in Oroville on Wednesday, Nov. 26. Call (509) 476-0221 formore information.
Local food banks
OROVILLE – The Oroville food bankoperates every Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., excluding holidays, inthe basement of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. For more information, callJeff Austin at 476-3978 or Jessica Lakey at 476-3817.
TONASKET – The Tonasket food bankoperates every Thursday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 300 S. Whitcomb Ave.Drop-offs can be made at Tonasket Tavern. For more information, call Jack Gavinat 486-2480 or Debby Curren at 486-2459.