Upcoming & Ongoing plus Regular Weekly and Monthly Events

For listing in the newspaper and online, send community events by Thursday at 2 p.m. to Calendar@MountainEnterprise.com or call 661.245.3794
Friday, September 1, 2017

• Attention Falcon fans! The first football game of the season is 7 p.m. versus Desert Christian so come out and support the team.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

• The Annual Great American Yard Sale at the Ridge Route Communities Museum (3515 Park Dr., FP) runs today through Monday, Sept. 4, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. daily. Donations are gladly accepted. No large furniture or appliances please.

• Frontier Army Days is 10 a.m.–3 p.m. at Fort Tejon State Historic Park in Lebec. Make your own butter, visit the blacksmith shop and carpentry, plus meet soldiers who served on the frontier; $5 for adults; $3 for kids 7–17; six and under free. Bring a picnic lunch.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

* The Annual Hoedown in PMC is the finale to the Concert on the Greens season, 4:30–7 p.m. featuring The Jimi Nelson Band.

Monday, September 4, 2017

• The Labor Day Holiday means no school for students in the El Tejon Unified, Gorman Elementary and Peak to Peak Mountain Charter Schools.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

• Get in the swing of things. Beginner Square Dance Classes are offered 7–9 p.m. at Cuddy Hall (335 Lakewood Dr., LOW). Sessions are $6 or four for $20 if paid in advance. To sign up call Bethel Billesbach, 661.245.1882 or Pat Jones, 661.245.1508.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

• The AARP monthly luncheon is at noon in the Senior Room at the Frazier Park Community Center (3801 Park Dr.,FP). Be sure and bring your table setup. Enjoy reconnecting with friends and play some bingo after the meeting.

• Focus Central is having an Open House, 4 p.m. at Reflexion 47 Church (729 Pomona Tr., FP). Come see what classes they have to offer. Refreshments, door prizes and a raffle are part of the fun.

Ongoing and Upcoming

• September is National Preparedness Month. The theme this year is “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.” The goal is to increase the number of people and communities engaged in preparations for emergencies. Each week in September will have a different theme. See details at www.ready.gov/september.

• $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America by Kathryn J. Edin and H. Luke Shaefer is this year’s One Book Selection at the Frazier Park Library. Pick up a copy and join the conversation. The discussion is set for Saturday, Oct. 14, 3 p.m. at the library. A related Storytime for youngsters on managing money well is set for Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 11:30 a.m.

• Calling all art lovers. A Silent Auction fundraiser is planned to benefit the Family Resource Center (FRC) on September 8, 9 and 10 at Artworks Community Gallery (16233 Pine Valley Ln., Pine Mtn. Village). To donate call or email Mel Weinstein (310.829.6868; melfotog@yahoo.com). The reception with refreshments is Saturday, Sept. 9, 6 p.m. at the gallery. All proceeds go to the Family Resource Center, which serves local needy families with children, veterans and elders to secure healthcare, food and services.

• PMC: Issues and Resources is this month’s Town Hall topic presented by Vicky Kraft on Friday, Sept. 8, 7 p.m. in the Condor Room of the PMC clubhouse. A segment on avoiding conflict with bears will be included.

• A low-cost vaccination clinic is offered by Kern County Animal Services on Saturday, Sept. 9, 9 a.m.–noon at Frazier Mountain Park. Visit http://www.kerncountyanimalservices.org or call 661.868.7100 for licensing and vaccination fees.

• The astrophotography of Scott Rosen puts the stars in a new light Saturday, Sept. 9, 7:30 p.m. in the Pool Pavilion of the PMC Clubhouse. Scott’s slide show will include works that were selected by NASA as photos of the day.

• Join the 16th Annual Ride/Walk to Remember on Monday, Sept. 11. This is the yearly observance for those lost during the September 11, 2001 attacks. Riders meet at 3 p.m. at Brennan’s Dream Weaver Ranch in Cuddy Valley (661.623.0356). Walkers meet at 4 p.m. at the Piñon Pines mailboxes.

• Optimal Hospice offers new volunteer orientation Thursday, Sept. 14, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (1675 Chester Ave., Bakersfield). Volunteers are needed in the Mountain Communities for a variety of programs (home support, vet to vet support, pet therapy, etc.): 661.716.4000 or rfrankhouser@optimalcares.com.

• Lockwood’s Ranch hosts the Destination Dinner for the Ridge Route Communities Museum. Dinner is Saturday, Sept. 30 at 5 p.m. but come at 4 p.m. for a tour. Historian Bonnie Kane will tell how the story of Hollywood celebrities, McCarthyism and the notorious blacklist are part of the history of this landmark in Lockwood Valley. Don’t miss this unique event that will benefit the 501(c)3 museum. Tickets are $50 per person. Call the museum by September 20 to reserve a spot: 661.245.7747.


Frazier Park Library
Hours: Tue., Wed., Thur. 11-7; Fri.-Sat. 9-5
3732 Park Drive, FP— 661-245-1267

Friday, Sept. 1

•9 a.m. Adult Coloring

Saturday, Sept. 2

•9–10 a.m. Mountain Lotus Yoga

•10 a.m. Science Saturday–will continue next week

Tuesday, Sept. 5

•11:30 a.m. Family Storytime

•5 p.m. LEGO Mania Club

Wednesday, Sept. 6

•3:30 p.m. Chess

Thursday, Sept. 7

•11:30 a.m. Computer/eReader One-on-One tutoring; Reservations: 661.245.1267

•3:30 p.m. Kids, read to Ginger Snap the Tail Waggin’ Tutor



Every Monday:

•White Sage Lace Guild, Bobbin lace & tatting 9-3 Liz 242-0619
•Meals on Wheels Distribution (<i>also Wed., Fri.</i>) 245-1952
•Qi Gong Class 10–10:45 a.m. Frazier Mtn. Park Community Center, FP. Free. Instructor Deborah Turner 245.3456
•Senior Exercise 11 a.m. Frazier Park Community Center 245-1992
•Frazier Mountain Quilters, Frazier Park Senior Center, 12:30-4 p.m. Laverne 248-0487
•Al-Anon Meeting 6:30-7:30 p.m. Family Resource Center Meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Frazier Park 245-2557

Every Tuesday:
•Family Story Time 11:30 a.m. Frazier Park Library 245-1267
•Canasta, Frazier Park Community Center Senior Room 1 p.m.
•Women’s AA Meeting 7 p.m. Family Resource Center Meeting Room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Frazier Park 245-2557
•Alcoholics Anonymous meeting 7 p.m. Frazier Mountain Park Community Center 245.1208

Every Wednesday:
•Pine Mountain Christian Community Church Women’s Bible Study 10 a.m. 242-1025
•Al-Anon Meetings 10–11:30 a.m. in PMC behind gas station, next to the gym
•Chess: All ages welcome 3:30 p.m. Coach Bill Hopper to teach at Frazier Park Library 245-1267
•MyC3 meeting 3:30–4:30 p.m. Family Resource Center, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, 245-4303
•Awana CrossTrainers at Frazier Mountain Community Center 6:30-8 p.m. 3rd-7th graders (girls 3rd-9th) Coach Rose 248-2004
•Narcotics Anonymous Meeting 7 p.m. Family Resource Center Meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Frazier Park 245-2557
•Meals on Wheels Distribution (also Mon., Fri.) 245-1952

Every Thursday:
•Cal Veteran Assistance Program at Family Resource Center 9–11 a.m., 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, 245-4303
•Mommy and Me 10:30 a.m. to noon. Call for location, 245.4303 or 661.809.4276
•Senior Exercise 11 a.m. Frazier Park Community Center 245-1992
•Personal computer coaching 11:30 a.m. Frazier Park Library, 245-1267
•E-Reader help. Call for appt. Frazier Park Library 245-1267
•Mexican Train Dominoes, Frazier Mountain Park Community Center Senior Rm. 1 p.m. 245-1992
•Awana-All children welcome ages 3 yrs.-6th grade 6 p.m. at Pine Mtn. Christian Community Church
•Alcoholics Anonymous meeting 7 p.m. Frazier Mountain Park Community Center 245.1208

Every Friday:
•Scrappers Quilt Guild 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Pool Pavilion at PMC Clubhouse
•AA Meeting is 6-7:30 p.m. Family Resource Center meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Ste. 102, Frazier Park
•Meals on Wheels Distribution (also Mon., Wed.) 245-1952

Every Saturday:
•Noon Meditation at Jizo Peace Center 2012 Pioneer Way, PMC 661.242-6956
•Community Reading of the Classics/drama 3:30–5 p.m. Frazier Park Library
•Bingo 7-9 p.m. VFW Hall, 612 Canada Trail, FP 245-3273
•Narcotics Anonymous Meeting 7 p.m. Family Resource Center meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Ste. 102, FP 245-2557

Every Sunday:
•Mexican Train Domino and Canasta at the Frazier Park Community Center Senior Room 1 p.m.
•Pine Mountain Christian Community Church Youth Group (8th -12th grades) meets at the Activity Center, 5 p.m. 242-1025
•AA Meeting is 7–8:30 p.m. Family Resource Center meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Ste. 102, Frazier Park


1st, 2nd & 3rd Wed:
•Rotary Club meeting 6 p.m. at La Sierra Mexican Restaurant, FP

1st & 3rd Thurs:
•Paralegal at Family Resource Center 10 a.m.–3 p.m., 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, 245-4303

2nd & 4th Wed:
•Dept. of Human Services 9:30-11:30 a.m. Family Resource Center. No appt. needed.
•Senior Sack 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Frazier Park Community Center 245-3409

1st or 2nd Sat:
•Pine Mountain Village Merchants Association breakfast 8 a.m., meeting 9 a.m. at La Leña, PMV. Call to confirm 242-2035

2nd and 4th Sat:
•Veterans Support Group 7 p.m. near Midway Market upstairs in LOW 245-4269


First Tue:
•Kern County Search and Rescue 6:30 p.m. Frazier Mountain Park Community Center, FP

First Wed:
•Salvation Army Commodities Distribution 11 a.m. Frazier Mountain Park Community Center 245-3995

First Thu:
•Boys & Girls Club board meeting, 12 noon, Tejon Mountain Village office 661.663.4281
•AARP potluck meeting 12 noon at Frazier Mountain Park Community Center
•LOW Mutual Water Co meeting is 7 p.m. at Cuddy Hall
•Pine Mountain Village Merchants Assn. meeting, 5 p.m. in the Condor Room, Pine Mountain Clubhouse 242.2035

First Fri:
•Red Hat Society Frazier Mountain Mommas 9 a.m. Call M.J. Glaseman for location 242-0405
•Drum & Sound Circle 6:30-8:30 p.m. PowWow Lodge, 2400 Ironwood Dr., PMC 242-1779

First Sat:

•VFW & Auxiliary 11 a.m. VFW Post Hall, FP
•KYIS Knitting Guild meet at PMC Clubhouse Pool Pavilion 1-4 p.m.

Second Mon:
•FMHS Booster Club meeting 7 p.m. at Falcon’s Nest, FP

Second Tues:
•Frazier Park Elementary School PTSO meeting 2:30 p.m. in the staff lounge
•Gorman Elementary School Board 3:30 p.m. at the school
•Lebec County Water District board meeting, 7 p.m. 2037 Lebec Road, Lebec
•Square Dancing at Cuddy Hall, 7 p.m. Call Don and Bethel 245-1882

Second Wed:
•Ridge Route Communities Museum board meeting 2 p.m. at the museum
•Piñon Pines Water Board Meeting 6:30 p.m. Firehouse in Piñon Pines

Second Thu:
•Assemblywoman Shannon Grove’s mobile office hours 10-11 a.m. Family Resource Center, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, FP Appt. Javier Reyes at 661-395-2995.
•Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s mobile office hours are 10-11 a.m. at the Family Resource Center, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Frazier Park. For an appointment call Vince Fong at 661-327-3611
•State Senator Jean Fuller’s mobile office hours are 3–5 p.m. at the Family Resource Center, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, Frazier Park. For an appointment call 661.323.0443
•South West Health Care District meeting 6 p.m. Frazier Mountain Community Health Center, Lebec
•Frazier Park Public Utility District board meeting 6 p.m. at office.
•Mountain Masons meeting 6:30 p.m., frazier.mountain.masons@gmail.com for location
•ETUSD School Board 7–9 p.m. Frazier Mountain High School campus in the Continuation Room 248-6247

Second Fri:
•Pine Mountain Town Hall 7–8 p.m. Info call 242-3788

Second Sat:
•Scouts West 4 x 4 Club at Los Pinos 10 a.m. 245-3250
•Warped Yarns Spinning and Weaving Guild in Pinon Pines. Call Holly at 245-2489 or Mary 242-7005 for location.
•Sierra Club, 6:30 p.m. Pool Pavilion–Pine Mountain Clubhouse

Third Tues, Odd Months:
•Fire Safe Council meeting 9:30 a.m. Chuchupate Ranger Station Conference Room, Lockwood Valley

Third Tues:
•Health Insurance Counseling 10 a.m.–noon Family Resource Center meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, FP
•South Kern Cemetery District board meeting 5:30 p.m. Arvin Library, Arvin

Third Wed:
•El Tejon PTSO meeting 5:30 p.m. Family Resource Center meeting room, 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, FP
•Shelter on the Hill board meeting, Tejon Ranch Natural Resource Bldg. 6 p.m. 245-5021 Members & guests

Third Thu:
•McCASA Meeting 5–6:30 p.m. Family Resource Center meeting room downstairs. For more info call 245-4303

Third Fri:
•PMC Amateur Radio Club meeting, 6:45 p.m. Call for location 242.2211

Third Sat:
•Men’s Breakfast 8:30 a.m. Pine Mountain Christian Community Church Activity Center, PMV

•KYIS Knitting Guild meet at PMC Clubhouse Pool Pavilion 1-4 p.m.
•Pine Mountain Gardeners meeting 4–5:30 p.m. in the PMC Pool Pavilion. For more info call Judy Kleim 242-0817

Third Sat, Even Months:
•Ham Radio Testing 12 noon at the Frazier Park Library

Fourth Tue:
•Piñon Pines HOA 6:60 p.m. at the firehouse in Piñon Pines

Last Monday of the month:
•Krista Mutual Water Co. board meeting 7:30 a.m., 7025 Cuddy Valley Rd., #H, LOW

Last Tuesday of the month:
•Medicare specialist Courtnee Hahn at Family Resource Center 10 a.m., 3015 Mt. Pinos Way, FP (661.747.9782)

This is part of the September 1, 2017 online edition of The Mountain Enterprise.

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