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Page 4 Wednesday, March 21, 2012 The Adams County Record The Community Bulletin Board is designed to give readers information about upcoming events and allow folks to make announcements of general community interest. Items of 50 words or less from non-profit groups and community organizations will be printed once free of charge. The rate for further runs or items over 50 words are $5 for 50 words. To submit a community bulletin board item e-mail record@ ctcweb.net, call 253-6961 or stop by our offices at 100 Illinois Ave. in Council. Clubs & Community Services Council Friends of the Library Rummage Sale April 7th is the date, 8:00 to 2:00, and we need your donations! As you do your spring cleaning, think of the Council Valley Library! Items can be dropped off at the library any time after April 1st. On April 6th, the back room of the library will be open all afternoon (noon to 5:00) and donations can be dropped off then too. Thrifty Shoppe Summer Hours The Thrifty Shoppe is going to new hours for the sum- mer: I I:00 AM to 5:00 PM Tuesday - Saturday. form that was on legal sized paper, that is NOT the official form to enroll in the 4-H program. FYI: We will be out of the office Friday, 3/23 until approximately 2pm. Best time to come in is between 10am-2pm Mon-Thursday. Phone; 253-4279 Email: shannas@uidaho.edu 50th Wedding Anniversary The family of Melvin and Allene Jenkins invite you to come help them celebrate their Mom and Dad's, Grandma and Grandpa's, G.G. and Great Papa's 50th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday, March 24th at the American Legion Hall from 2:00 to 6:00. Please bring your favorite side dish to share. The meat, drinks, and table service will be provided, along with cake for dessert! We hope you will be able to join us for this wonderful event. Get Your Baskets Ready It's time to get your basket donations ready for the Fireman's Ball. Donations can be delivered to Wilson's Lounge any day after 2:00 PM or to Amerititle. You can also call 741-0496 for pickup. Your donations are appreci- ated. Animal Control Officer Needed The City of Council will be taking applications for the position of Animal Control Officer. Please request applica- tion forms at City Hall, 501 N. Galena Street. Acceptance deadline is Monday, April 19th at 5:00 pm. For more infor- mation please contact City Hall at 253-4201. Blood Drive Each year, spring brings new life to the world around us. The American Red Cross invites you to celebrate the joys of spring and help make a difference in the life of someone in need. Blood is needed every day, not just in emergencies or after a national tragedy. Our local blood drive will be held here in Council on Monday, April 2nd, at the Council Senior Center. Please call Marj Freedman at 253-6461 to make an appointment between 12:00 pm and 5:00pm. Give hope to a friend or stranger. Get Rid of Your Unwanted Pesticides Democratic Caucus Adams County Democrats will meet for a Presidential preference and delegate selection caucus at Council Elementary School, 202 Hwy 95, Council, on Saturday, April 14, 2012, at 10:00 a.m., to select a delegate to the Idaho State Democratic Convention. Any person who is a Democrat and a qualified voter of Adams County may participate in the delegate selection caucus. For further information contact Dan Rickard, 253-6439. Events & Activities Chinese Dinner at Senior Center The Council Senior Center will be having a delicious Chinese Dinner on March 24th at the Council Senior Center prepared by guest chef Greg Chan from the New Meadows Senior Center. Starts at 5:00 PM. Cost is $8.00 per person with 12 and under $5.00. Please plan on Idaho State Dept of Agriculture is having an pld pesti- cide disposal collection day in Weiser March 29th. Only pesticides, no fertilizers, paints, solvents, motor oil, etc. Anyone interested in getting rid of old pesticides can bring them to Adams County Weed Control in Council no later than March 28th, and we will transport them to Weiser. For info, call Adams County Weed Control, 253-4669. If you take your pesticides to Weiser, participation is free for the first 1,000 pounds of unusable pesticides per participant. You can bring them to the Idaho Dept. of Transportation in Weiser at 550 Indian Head Road on March 29 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. For more information about the collection at Weiser please see this website: http://www.agri.idaho.gov or call (208) 332-8628 or (208) 332-8605. New Meadows attending to help support the ever-increasing cost of keep- American Diabetes Alert Day ing our center open and running. Music will be provided by the "Jammers." St. Luke's McCall's Center for Health Promotion is offer- ing free diabetes screenings in McCall and New Meadows. Chamber of Commerce Meetings The scree~g ~es and locations are Tuesday, April 3, There Will be a Board of Directors Meeting for the Council I I a.m., and Thursday, April- 5~, Meadows Valley Public Chamber of Commerce at 12:00 noon, on Wednesday, March 28. The meeting will be held at the Downtown Chamber Offices. The Board is w0rlang on the Annum Awards Banquet, which is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, 2012. The Board is asking for community nominations for Man and Woman of the Year, as well as for other cat- egories being honored this year. The next General Membership Meeting of the Council Chamber of Commerce will be held at 12:00 noon, on Wednesday, April 4, 2012. The Meeting will be held at Council High School, and lunch is available before the meeting at the Elementary School. Plan to attend to add your ideas for the Annual Awards Banquet, April 28. Last Chance to Sign Up for 4-H 4:H Deadline is upon ust Enrollment forms to par- ticipant at the Adams County Fair are due no later than MONDAY March 26, 2012 by 3pm. Don't forget to sign up today, fees for Regular and Cloverbud members are 811, and Horse members {even horseless} are 815. If you don't have the official enrollment and medi- cal form turned in. call or email and we'll get you forms ASAP. If your child filled out an "Interest" Library from 9 to 11 am. No appointment is necessary. It is preferable to fast (water only) for eight hours before the screenings, but not mandatory. The free screening will include a diabetes risk evaluation, blood glucose test, and prevention information. For more information, call the hospital's Center for Health Promotion office, 634-4061, ext. 180. Weiser Kid's Bluegrass Academy The National Oldtime Fiddlers' Contest and Festival is hosting a Kids' Bluegrass Academy, June 14-16, at Weiser High School. The camp is available to students ages 7 -14. The registration form is available at www.fiddlecontest. com. The cost is $295. Students can be at any level. A list of the classes are located on line at the above web site. Guest instructors are Jonathon Warren and the Billy Goats plus Jenny and Jon Jacobsen. Camping is available at Fiddletown Campground (High School soccer field). This incrediable opportunity has been made available through a grant from the Idaho Women's Charitable Foundation. Council Lions Club First Monday at 7:30 pm in the Legion Hall. Third Monday at 6:30 pm in a ro- tating local restaurant. Call 253-0082 for more information. Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry Distribution First Tuesday 3-5 pm at Nazarene Church. Indian Valley Improvement League First Wednesday, Locations vary. Call 741-9099 for info. International Order of Odd Fellows First Wednesday of the month at 8 pm, South Fairfield Street in Council Council Mountain Quilt Guild Thursday of the month, 4 pm (general) & 6:15 pm (business) at the Council Senior Center. Cuddy Mountain Ramblers Meets the First Thursday of each month at noon at Lakey's Care. Beta sigma Phi Second Wednesday at 7 pm rotating venues Quilt Show Committee Third Monday 1:30 pm at 108 S: Main in Council. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Every Wednesday at 10 am in the Council Valley Free Library Pinochle Every Tuesday at 1 pm in the Council Senior Center. Yoga with Misty Every Saturday at 9:00 am and every Thursday at 5:30 pm in the Council Valley Free Library Exercise Class Every Wednesday at I0:30 am in the Council Senior Center Writer's Meeting First & Third Thursdays at 7 pm in the IV'Lahore Auxiliary Potluck Third Saturday at 6:30 pm in the In- dian Valley Fire Hail. Parks & Rec Board Meeting First Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm at City Hall. Adams County Search & Rescue North: First Thursday of each month at 7 pm at the MV Emergency Services Building South: First Monday of each month at 7 pm at the Adams County Courthouse The American Legion Meets the first Thursday of every month at the American Legmn Hall at 7:30 pm. Council School Board Second Monday of every month at 6 pm at the Council High School Library. Adams Soil & Watex Conserv. Dist Second Monday of the month 6:00 pm at the Adams County Extension Office. Adams CWMA Meeting Second Tuesday of each month at 3 pm at the Adams County Weed Control building. For info call 253-4669. Adams Co. Sheriff Reserve Officers Second Wednesday at 7 pm in the Ad- ams County Courthouse Council Valley Free Library Board Second Wednesday at 4 pm in the li- brary. Indian Valley Fire Department Second Thursday at 7 pm in the Indian Valley Fire Hall Alcoho~csAnonymous New Meadows Every Friday at 6:30 pm in the United Methodist Church. Counc//-- Every Mon. & Wed. at 8 pm in the Cotmefl Valley Free Library. by Judy Mahon It won't be long until it will be April 7a, the day of Council's big Easter Egg Hunt. Last year businesses and individuals in town were very generous with donations. So much that we had money left over to use for this year. The money left over is not as much as we normally A scare concerning a "Community Phonebook" came thru Council/ Cambridge/Midvale about one year ago, affecting local merchants and businesses. Several businesses were approached by a man named Sam Consalvi, who sold them advertisements in a community phone book that was to be marled to every have, but we can still have a fun egg hunt. We will not be asking businesses for donations this years, but ff you want to donate we will appreciate it and use it for the kids. If you want to donate please send checks to Judy Mahon, 1078 E Whiteley Avenue. or to Jan Cheverton, PO Box 367, or drop it off to Jan at the Sheriffs local person. The book never was made. The Washington County District Attorney is taking statements to go after this guy, and the Emmett Police Dept. is asking anyone who got scammed to send a brief statement to help prosecute him. Presently Sam Consalvi is in Texas in the news for office. Businesses and individuals here in town are always so generous with donations for our kids. We appreciate it so much. Our Easter Egg Hunt will be Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 1:00 PM. We will have a schedule as to where each age group will hunt in the paper next week. scamming his new targets. Please send any information-- statements, receipts, anything that may help end this man's stealing money from hopeful businesses. Send any email to: Officer Churchfield at Emmett PD: jchurchfield@emmettpolice.com Natural Resource Committee Fourth Monday at 7 pm in the Adams County Courtroom. New Meadows City Council Second Monday of every month at 7 pm at New Meadows City Hall. Council City Council Second Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm at Council City Hall. Adams County Commissioners Second, Third & Fourth Mondays at 9:00 am in the Commissioners Room, County Courthouse