Desert Messenger

February 1, 2012

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February 1, 2012 Feb. 18 Masters Golf The Nearly 15th Annual Masters Des- Around Town ert Golf Tournament sponsored by VFW Post 769. For more information see ad on Page 29 of this issue or call 928-927-7697, or 928-580-1741. Feb. 20 Bob Kelley Memorial 11am Memorial Service for Quartzsite's Council Member Bob Kelley will be held Monday, February 20th at 11am at the Quartzsite Improvement Association (QIA). QIA is located at 235 E. Iron- wood, Quartzsite. Reception will follow. The family suggests memorial contribu- tions be sent to Hospice of Havasu. Feb. 23 Bag Book Sale The Quartzsite Library is holding a Dollar a Bag Book Sale on Thurs- day, February 23rd from 8am-5pm. There are lots of children's books, too! Quartzsite Library is open Monday through Friday 8am-5pm, located at Town Hall, 465 N. Plymouth. Feb. 24, 25, Bluegrass Festival First Assembly of God is hosting the 3rd Annual Bluegrass Festival. Feb. 25 Art Show-Mardi Gras a Gala Affair! Mountain Quail RV Park Rec Hall- Adjacent to Mt Quail Cafe 490 N. Moon Mt Ave; Quartzsite, Arizona 928.927.8890. Refreshments, Live Music, Mardi Gras Masquerade & Costume Contest, Author Signing, Silent Auction and Artist Painting Raffle. Come dressed in Mardi Gras costume and receive $10 credit off your art pur- chase of $75 or more. If you don't have a costume you are welcome anyway. After all, Mardi Gras dress codes have never been very strict. $1 donation March 3rd Rock Auction & Chili Cookoff The 3rd Annual Rock Auction will be held Saturday, March 3rd, along with the Chili Cook-off. For more informa- from Page 8 www.Desert tion, download rules and entry form at The 2012 Arizona Good Sam Samboree is February 29 - March 3 at the Yuma Fairgrounds in Yuma, AZ. This year's Samboree theme is "Celebrating Ari- zona Heritage." We invite you to join us for seminars, entertainment, arts and crafts show, games, and vendors. Join fellow RV'ers and share your rig and road experiences. Daily walk-ins welcome. Make your registrations today! Visit for a Regis- tration form. If you have questions, call Joyce Anderson at 602-501-9535. 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 the upcoming year. Proud Neighbors of Quartzsite (PNQ) meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at the Senior Center, 4pm. GFWC Women's Club meets the 4th Mon- day of each month, 7pm at Senior Center. Arizona Centennial of Quartzsite Board meets the fourth Tuesday of the month, 2:30pm at the Library. Agen- das are posted at least 24 hours in ad- vance at Town Hall. The events sub- committee meets the first Thursday of the month at the Senior Center. Plumbing? Call: Dennis Dole Got Water? Need GD Plumbing & Supply 928-580-1741 Licensed • Bonded• Insured K 37 ROC 2114 Fleece and CottonFabric by the Yard & more... Creations by Shirley McKiernan Tyson Wells space S 5-6 behind K & K Kitchen - OPEN THRU FEB. 14 951-201-3561 Boneless Country Ribs or Roasted Lemon Chicken, Baked Potato, Honey Glazed Carrots, Salad, Strawberry Shortcake, Drinks The Drug Enforcement Administra- Dump the Drugs tion (DEA), in conjunction with state and local law enforcement agencies throughout the United States, are pro- viding venues for persons who want to dispose of unwanted and unused pre- scription drugs. Disposing of drugs the right way helps to combat drug abuse and it is good for the environment. Locally, you can drop off unwanted or expired prescription medications for proper disposal at the Quartzsite Police Department, 305 N. Plymouth. The office is open Mon-Fri. 8-5pm. Or call QPD at 928-927-4644. Got something to share? • Birth • Obituary • Anniversary A FREE Service of Desert Messenger! 541-218-2560 QIA Dinner & Show Starring America's Western Sweetheart Sat. Feb. 11th Also Featuring Diane Tribitt Comedy, Story Teller, Variety QIA Main Hall, 235 E. Ironwood, Quartzsite. 928-927-6325 Dinner and Show 5:30pm $20 Donation Show Only 7:00pm $12 Donation Belinda Gail 2012 Read Page 11 Desert MESSENGER ONLINE @ Nature's Nuggets BUYS & SELLS GOLD nuggets - jewelry- coins We pay 80% of Spot & up Gold Sand Concentrates Placer Gold 24 Mesh Size up to Nuggets Call Richard 928-927-5479 • 435-730-3388 In Quartzsite over 15 Years!

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