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October 5, 2011

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October 5, 2011 AROUND TOWN FROM PAGE 10 Nov 12, 13 Town wide Yard Sale Partnered together with Arizona Centennial, and Quartzsite GFWC Women's Club. Contact PJ Bett- mann at 928-927-5324. Nov. 11 & 12. Needles Hwy. 66 fun Needles, CA: An event marking the 85th anniversary of the creation of U.S. Highway 66 is being planned for November 11th and 12th, 2011 in Needles, California. This event will have a car show, disc jockey playing 50s music, danc- ing in the evening at the Burger Hut on Broadway, a parade, possible mid-way area, food and more. Fun for the whole family. For more information, Please go to: http://www.85throute66celebr We hope you all can make your plans to come on out to celebrate the historic and world famous Route 66 here in Needles, California. www.Desert Nov. 14 Pie Auction and Apron Show, at Senior Center Nov. 19 Turkey Hunt Poker Run Sponsored by Quartzsite Rotary. Contact Angie Masales, 928-855-0823. Dec. 3 Fashion Show Quartzsite GFWC Women's Club Fashion Show at the Quartzsite Se- nior Center. Violet Kiss. Dec. 3 Christmas Light Parade by Quartzsite Business Chamber of Commerce, 6pm. 928-927-9321, www. Dec. 3rd. Open House HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE & BOU- TIQUE Saturday, December 3rd, from 10am to 4pm 49513 Pearl Avenue - Rainbow Acres Pre-Holiday Shopping Presented by Local Artists and Crafters Free Spiced Cider & Cookies Dec. 10 Silent Auction Operation Hero Comfort Annual Fundraiser 1-3pm. Town Hall. Help send packages to troops serv- ing overseas in harms way. Contact Anita Carlson, 928-927-4292. BESST Bouse Elementary School Support Team needs your help. On the Second Saturday of each month BESST will be having their yard sale and bake sale on the "main drag" of Bouse. It will run from 8am – 12 noon. But they need your help. Please contact Bouse Ele- mentary School or Joyce Tucker (928- 216-0472) if you can donate your time, baked goods or items for the yard sale. All proceeds go to the children of Bouse (Christmas party, red ribbon week t- shirts, the end of the year swim party and other events for our students). Rotary meets Tuesdays The Quartzsite Rotary meets every Tuesday at noon for lunch at Silly Al's Pizza. Please stop in and meet with lo- cal business owners and civic leaders. They have working on many plans for Food Handlers Classes La Paz County Health Department holds food handlers classes in Quartzsite all year round. All classes are at the Quartzsite Senior Center, located at 40 Moon Mountain. CLASSES PLANNED FOR OCT. & NOV. : Wednesday, Oct. 12th @ 10:00 am and 2:00 pm Wednesday, Nov. 16th @ 10:00 am and 2:00 pm THE FOLLOWING CLASSES ARE PLANNED FOR DECEMBER AND JANUARY : Wednesdays, Dec. 7th, 14th, 21st @ 9:00am and 10:30 am Fridays, Wednesdays, January 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th @ 9:00am and 10:30am Fridays, Dec. 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 30th @ 9:00am & 10:30 am Jan. 6th, 13th, 20th 27th @ 9:00am and 10:30 am General Store Quartzsite FOR ALL YOUR GROCERY NEEDS! OPEN 7 DAYS 8AM-6PM SALES RUN THURS.-SAT. (NEW FLYER TUES.) 410 E. MAIN ST. Fresh Meats (retail & wholesale) 928-927-6310 A.P.S. Pay Station AZ Lottery & Pick Fish & Game Licenses Beer & Wine Page 11 the future of Quartzsite. Get involved with Rotary International right here in Quartzsite! Senior Center OPEN for Summer Senior Center (928) 927-6496 40 Moon Mountain Ave. Quartzsite Come Join Us Mon-Fri, 9 to 3 Lunch Mon-Fri at Noon $3 Dona- tion. We would like to start a Wii Bowling League and would like to start a Wii Fitness Program Cards & Games available every day Jigsaw Puzzles & Books to trade • Indoor Helicopter flying Wed & Fri. 9-11:30 AM •Art Guild- 1st & 3rd Thurs. 6:30 PM •GFWC - Every 4th Mon. 7PM •Quilters Every Tues., 9AM to 3PM •VFW Auxiliary- 1st Tues. 6:30PM •WIC- 3rd Thurs. 9AM •Veterans Services- 3rd Tues. 9:30- Noon •Painting- Every Friday 9-11 AM •AZ Centennial- 1st Thurs. 4PM •PNQ- Every 2nd Thurs. 4PM 928-927-6496. Come Visit our Salvation Army 101 S. Moon Mountain Ave. New Mini Store for the We are now accepting donations and doing our charity work from our new location. Join us for our Ground Breaking Ceremony Monday, Oct. 10th at 10am! Our new mini store is now open while we wait for the construction of our brand new building. NEW HOURS: Mon-Sat. 8-11am We still need and are accepting your donations so we may continue to help our local people. For more information, contact Salvation Army at 928-927-3636.

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