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

Thursday, May 12, 2022

• Get to Know Your Numbers at Let’s Get Healthy, Kern County’s free health screening program, 3–4 p.m. at Frazier Park Library (3732 Park Drive, FP). Learn your BMI, blood glucose, blood pressure, cholesterol, and how to monitor these numbers over the course of six weeks. 3 weeks are left. This is open to the public. Call Mountain Communities Family Resource Center for more information at 661.245.4303.

Friday, May 13, 2022

• See through the eyes of local youth at Artworks Community Gallery, featuring the Frazier Mountain High School Student Art Show, open today through Sun., May 15, 11–4 p.m. (16233 Pine Valley Lane, PMC), with a reception to meet the artists Sat., May 21, 5–8:30 p.m. This installation is open to the public, and all proceeds from sales go directly to the students.

• The Ron Coleman Band performs live at La Sierra Mexican Restaurant, 6 p.m. (3500 Mt. Pinos Way, FP). Ron Coleman has played with the Everly Brothers, Albert Lee and other greats. His covers and original works are sure to bring lively entertainment to the mountain.

• Looking for a night out on the town? Bandit Unplugged performs live acoustic music at PMC’s Condor Lounge, 7–11 p.m. (2524 Beechwood Way, PMC). Grab a drink and relax while listing to the musings of more local talent from our community.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

• Do you have a curious adventurer at home? Wind Wolves Preserve hosts the Science Sleuths, their new program for young adventurers, 10–12 a.m. (16019 Hwy 166, Bakersfield CA, 93311). Science Sleuths work as a team to solve clues with preserve naturalists. Registration is free. This event is for ages 10 and up. Call WWP at 661.858.1115 for questions or register by visiting Wildlandconservancy.org.

• The Lockwood Hillbillies at La Sierra Mexican Restaurant, in the lounge at 6 p.m. (3500 Mt. Pinos Way, FP). This duo will surprise you with outlaw country hits, folk and popular country songs.

* Hollywood Hillbillies take the stage at PMC’s Condor Lounge, 7–11 p.m. with their lively and fun renditions of country and rock music (2524 Beechwood Way, PMC). See another great local act from our talented array on the mountain.

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

• The Chess Club is looking for new and advanced players every Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Centered in Christ Church (3509 Mt. Pinos Way, FP, across the street from La Sierra Mexican restaurant). This club, originally formed by the late Bill Hopper at the library, teaches young people the skills of chess. The game helps players learn strategy and how to keep calm in challenging situations. Parents are encouraged to bring their children and stay to play. For more information call Christopher Billesbach at 661.245.1882.


Ongoing and Upcoming

* Meet the Candidates running for the Pine Mountain Club Property Owners Association Board of Directors, Fri., May 20, 6–8 p.m. and again Sat., May 28, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. in the Condor Room (2524 Beechwood Way, PMC). For more information call 661.242.3788.

• Meet and Greet Marisa Wood, Congressional candidate for District 20, Sat., May 21, 11 a.m. at Artist Studio (612 West End Drive, FP) for brunch and discussions about representation and community needs followed by an afternoon reception, 2–4 p.m. (2312 Glacier Drive, PMC).

* Summertime is here! The PMC pool opens just in time for Memorial Day weekend, Fri., May 27. Visit Pinemountainclub.net or stop by the office for a summer pool schedule.

• Kern County Notice of Road Closure: Mt. Pinos Way from Los Padres Drive to Laguna Trail, Sat., May 28, 6 a.m.–6 p.m. for the Ridge Route Run Car Show, Fair and Parade. Please plan accordingly and use alternate routes for traveling.

• A Free Residential Hazardous Waste Collection event comes to Lebec, Saturday, May 28, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. at the Lebec Transfer Station (300 Landfill Road, Lebec). Batteries, motor oil, paints, light bulbs, sharps, pool chemicals, cleaning products and other things too toxic for landfills can be disposed of during this event. Business waste will not be accepted. For rules and more information on what qualifies, visit KernPublicWorks.com.

• Mountain Memories invites all veterans and service members to join the lineup during the Ridge Route Run Car Show and Parade, Sat., May 28, 11 a.m. to honor those fallen and the five members of the VFW who passed away this year. Accommodations will be met for those who are unable to walk the parade route. For more information and details about the car show and parade, visit Frazierfiestadays.org or call 661.623.2340.

• Concert on the Greens returns for the summer with a performance by the Jimi Nelson Band, Saturday, May 28, 4:30–7 p.m. on the grounds of the PMCPOA golf course. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Please do not bring outside food or alcohol.

At the Frazier Park Library
Library hours: Tues. through Thurs., 11–6 p.m. • 3732 Park Drive, FP • 661.245.1267

Thursday, May 12

•12 p.m. Quilting & Crafts

•12 p.m. Storytime & Crafts

•3 p.m. Know your Numbers

•4 p.m. Board Games

Tuesday, May 17

•4 p.m. Basic Computer Skills

Wednesday, May 18

•2 p.m. Kid’s Movie

Thursday, May 19

•12 p.m. Quilting & Crafts

•12:15 p.m. Storytime & Crafts

•3 p.m. Know your Numbers




Every Monday
•White Sage Lace Guild, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. PMC pool pavilion (661.245.1992)
•Senior Exercise ,11 a.m. Frazier Mtn. Park Community Ctr Senior Rm, FP (661.245.1992)
•Meals on Wheels Distribution, (661.245.1952)

Every Tuesday
•Kid’s Korner, 3:30 p.m., Frazier Park Library, FP (661.245.1267)
•Lego Mania, 4:30 p.m., Frazier Park Library, FP (661.245.1267)
•Square Dancing at Cuddy Hall, 6:30 p.m., Call Don and Bethel (661.245.1882)

Every Tuesday and Thursday
•Walt & Pam, 6 p.m. at La Sierra Mexican restaurant (3500 Mt. Pinos Way, FP).

Every Wednesday
•Pine Mountain Christian Community Church Women’s Bible Study at the Activity Center,10 a.m., Pine Mtn Village, (661.242.1025)
•Pine Mountain Christian Community Church Men’s Bible Study in the Library, 10 a.m., Pine Mountain Village, (661.242.1025)
•Morning Yoga, 10:30 a.m., Frazier Park Library, FP (661.245.1267). Bring your own mat.
•Meals on Wheels distribution, (661.245.1952)

Second and Fourth Wednesday
•Senior Sack, 10 a.m.–12 p.m., Frazier Mtn. Park Community Center, FP (661.245.3409)

Every Thursday
•Senior Exercise, 11 a.m., Frazier Mtn. Park Community Center Senior room, FP (661.245.1992)
•Children’s Circle, 11–11:55 a.m., Frazier Park Library, FP (661.245.1267)
•Quilting and Crafts, 12 p.m.

Every Friday
•Meals on Wheels distribution, (661.245.1952)
•Cary Park, 6 p.m. at La Sierra Mexican restaurant (3500 Mt. Pinos Way, FP) except the first Friday of the month.

Every Saturday
•Pine Mountain Club Property Owners Association Board of Directors meeting, 10 a.m., in the Condor Room.  (661.242.3788)
•Meditation, 12 p.m., Jizo Peace Center (818.834.5925).

Every Sunday
•Pine Mtn. Christian Community Church service, 10 a.m., and live streamed at www.pmccc.org (661.242.1025)


First Wednesday
•Salvation Army Commodities, 9 a.m., Frazier Mtn. Park Community Center (805.727.6808)
•Ukulele Jam, 4 p.m., Frazier Park Library, FP.
•ETUSD School Board 6:30 p.m., 3149 San Carlos Trail, FP (661.248.6247)

First Thursday
•LOW Mutual Water Co. meeting is at 6 p.m., 3534 Mt. Pinos Way, FP.

•Poetry Night, 6 p.m., at Adventure Ink Bookstore (16225 Askin Drive, PMC).

First Friday
•Open Mic Night, 6 p.m. at La Sierra Mexican restaurant (3500 Mt. Pinos Way, FP).

Second Monday
•FMHS Booster Club meets at 7 p.m., online via Zoom.

Second Tuesday
•Gorman Elementary School Board 3:30 p.m. at the school
•Lebec County Water District board meets 6 p.m., online via Zoom.

Second Thursday
•Frazier Park Public Utility District board meeting 6 p.m., online via Zoom.

Third Tuesday
•South Kern Cemetery District board meeting 5:30 p.m. Arvin Library, Arvin
•Piñon Pines Water Board 6 p.m. Piñon Pines Community Building, 1001 Coldwater Drive.

Third Wednesday
•El Tejon PTSO meeting 2:30 p.m., in the Staff lounge, Frazier Park Elementary School, FP (626.391.6380)
•Shelter on the Hill Board, Tejon Ranch Natural Resource Bldg. 6 p.m. (661.245.5021) Members & guests

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

Fourth Tuesday
•Piñon Pines HOA, 6:30 p.m., firehouse in Piñon Pines.

Last Monday of the month
•Krista Mutual Water Co. board meeting 1 p.m., 3534 Mt. Pinos Way, FP and online via Zoom.

Is Your Event Missing? Call 661-245-3794
or email Calendar@MountainEnterprise.com

This is part of the May 13, 2022 online edition of The Mountain Enterprise.

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