Thursday, October 24, 2013

PGYCC: Fundraiser for Amador Tuolumne Community Action Agency

Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp fire fighters participated in a Fundraising event led by YCC Deborah Brady. We were able to present ATCAA with a check for $447.00.  They were very grateful, and stated that our donation would help to provide much needed services to the people in the community of Amador County.
ATCAA is a Non-Profit Organization that specializes in the following services: Early Childhood Services, Family Learning and Support Services, Family Resources, Housing Resources, Lifeline Program for the Elderly, mentoring and the Friday Night Live Program.

Thursday, October 10, 2013

FACL's Fall Book Sale slated for November 1-3

SUTTER CREEK, CA.  Good quality books covering a wide range of subjects -- from romantic fiction and history to children’s tales and mysteries -- will be on sale at the fall book sale November 1-3 sponsored by the Friends of the Amador County Library. The always popular sale once again promises to offer thousands of titles donated throughout the year to benefit and support the local library.

The sale will be open as follows:

Friday, November 1, 4 to 7 p.m.  Opening night is for members only. Non- members can join at the door.
Saturday, November 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.   Open to the general public.
Sunday, November 3, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Open to the general public. Bargain day – all books 50 percent off.

The sale is held at the Post 108 American Legion Hall, 12134 Airport Road, Sutter Creek, on Hwy. 49 across from the Italian Picnic Grounds.

Special ticket sale to next Boots ‘n Books on Friday, Nov. 1 ONLY: In addition to stocking up on great books at incredibly low prices, members can purchase tickets to the next Boots ‘n Books where award-winning Western singer and songwriter Dave Stamey will hold center stage on Sunday, February 9, 2014, at Calvary Chapel, 18400 Ridge Road, Pine Grove.  This is your chance to get advance tickets for only $20 to the popular event – cash or check only. (Tickets at the concert, if available, will be $25.) Tickets will go on sale to the general public on December 1.

GOURD WORKSHOP TO BENEFIT FRIENDS OF THE AMADOR COUNTY LIBRARY -  On Saturday, November 2, which just happens to be the second day of FACL’s fabulous book sale, the Amador Gourd Artists are offering three classes for anyone interested in learning more about making gourd art. The classes will be held just up the hill from the book sale at the Amador County Agricultural Department, 12200 B Airport Road. You can pay the $30 registration in advance at the main library in Jackson, with $10 due on the day of class for supplies. For more information contact Aaron at 209-274-6565.