Desert Messenger

May 17, 2023

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4 May 17, 2023 • Birth • Obituary • Anniversary Place it FREE in the: Desert Messenger! 928-916-4235 Got something to share? 585 N. Central Quartzsite Open Mon-Fri 8-5 928-927-8787 Johnny DelPino, Owner BEST AUTO RV & TRUCK REPAIR SERVICE YOU CAN DEPEND ON! CLUTCHES PRIMARY & SECONDARY CLUTCHES COVENANT LUTHERAN CHURCH, 270 E Cowell summer worship sched- ule. May worship is every Sunday at 9:30 am with coffee and donuts at 9 am. June 11 & 25 worship 9:30, coffee & donuts 9 am, July 9 & 23 worship 9:30, coffee & donuts 9 am; August 6 and 20 worship 9:30, coffee & donuts 9 am. September worship returns to ev- ery Sunday. Questions call me Sharon Vondracek at 316-619-5767 or email at DAY'S FOR GIRLS SERVICE PROJECT Come help young girls from Africa be able to attend school while having their monthly. Otherwise they would have to stay home. We make kits for them to take to school. Sewing experience is not required, but if you have a sewing machine or serg- er you could bring it. We meet twice a month at: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 455 Riggles Ave. Quartzsite, Starting Wednesday May 10th 9-12 May 24th every other week through the summer. Contact Jane Swallow-Ward for more information 319 504 9556. FINDING YOUR ROOTS The Family Search Center provides the following for free: Help connecting with your ancestral family. Access to the world's largest collection of family history and genealogy resources. Sup- port in researching names, records, indexes, and guides online Access to billions of records and publications from over 100 countries.Personal con- sultation. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 455 Riggles Ave Quartzsite. Winter hours Tuesday 9-12 Thursday 9-12. Summer hours: Friday 9-12 or by appointment, contact Jane Swallow-Ward HAVE CAMEL, WILL TRAVEL Beat the heat with free rides from The Camel Express! Seniors 60 or over sign up for the WACOG AAA Pro- gram to get free rides. Applications are available at Quartzsite Town Hall or pressWACOG KIDS CAMP OPPORTUNITY We have this wonderful opportunity to send Quartzsite kiddos to Camp Dis- covery at Ponderosa Ranch.....please call Lee-Ann's cell as the Salvation Army landline is still not functioning. Call 360-921-7571 to get details. There are no fees with this camperships. We also have two opening for the Music Camp for our youth with strong mu- sic interest......please help spread the word for this awesome opportunity. Thanks, Lee-Ann, Manager DAY OF PEACE September 21, 2023. The Interna- tional Day of Peace was established in 1981 by the United Nations General Assembly. Two decades later, in 2001, the General Assembly unanimously voted to designate the Day as a period of non-violence and cease-fi re. Plans for an interfaith celebration of Peace is being planned in Quartzsite. If you would like to help, contact Rain at 928-916-4235. THE SALVATION ARMY HOURS Quartzsite is now on new summer hours. They are now open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00 am to Noon. 928-927-3636, 360-7571. If Emergency call 911. TOWN COUNCIL MEETINGS Quartzsite Town Council meets the 2nd & 4th Tuesday at 7pm at Town Hall, 465 N. Plymouth Ave. Quartzsite. All meetings are open to the public. CHAMBER HOURS Quartzsite Area Chamber of Com- merce & Tourism is now open 6 days/ week! Monday thru Saturday 10am - 2pm. 1240 W. Main St., Across from McDonald's www.QuartzsiteTour- 928-927-5200. TOWN HALL HOURS Town of Quartzsite facilities is now on permanent 4-day work week hours. Town Hall including Quartzsite Li- brary, will be open Monday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Quartzsite Town Hall is located at 465 N. Plymouth Ave. For more de- tails call 928-927-4333. Or visit www. QUARTZSITE PLANNING AND ZONING Commission meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:00PM at Town Hall, 465 N Plym- outh Ave. All meetings are open to the public. COUNTY SUPERVISORS La Paz County Board of Supervi- sors are now Live streaming their meetings! Meetings are the fi rst and third Monday of each month, 10am. 1108 S Joshua. Parker, AZ. Check current and past videos at http:// and-Archived-Meetings. COMMUNITY CENTER UPDATE Normally, the Quartzsite Commu- nity Center operating hours are Monday through Thursday 7:00am to (5:45pm for cleaning) 6:00pm unless there is a holiday or rental; however, there is a rental every Thursday until June 15th, 2023, so the Quartzsite Community Center will be closed on Thursdays until June 15th for the rental. On the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, from 9:00am to 11:00am the Quartzsite Community Center has its Senior Day open to ages 18 and older, where we have activi- ties, such as rock painting, crafts, or game day. Except for the months of June and July; due to the Summer Program. On the 3rd Tuesday of each month, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm the Quartzsite Community Center has a Paint Day open to ages 18 and old- er, where we paint. Except for the months of June and July, the time will change to 1:30pm to 3:30pm due to the Summer Program. The Summer Program is Monday through Thursday June 5, 2023, to July 20, 2023 from 8:00am to 1:00pm (breakfast and lunch pro- vided by Yuma Food Bank). -Jewell, Community Center UPCOMING EVENTS? Are you planning a Quartzsite area community event, sale, dance, work- shop, class, music jam, show, yard sale, meeting, swap meet, fundrais- er, seminar, etc. for next season? Check for open dates before sched- uling and LIST EVENTS FOR FREE at It's easy! Click "Submit Event" tab and just fi ll in the details. (Spon- sored by Desert Messenger News)

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