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Community Briefs - June 22 2016



Clearwater Meal Center luncheon set for July 6

CLEARWATER — The Clearwater Meal Center’s next luncheon is set for Wednesday, July 6, noon. Meals are served the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Clearwater Baptist Church. No charge for the luncheon, $5 donation appreciated when possible. All are welcome. Call 926-7776.

VBS set for E-Free Church June 26-30

GRANGEVILLE — Cave Quest vacation Bible school will be hosted at Centennial Evangelical Free Church from Sunday, June 26, to Thursday, June 30. At Cave Quest, kids explore what it means to follow Jesus through dark times. Kids participate in Bible-learning activities, singing, games, Bible adventures and memory, and test out “sciency-fun gizmos” they will take home. Kids at Cave Quest VBS will join a missions effort to buy shoes for children in an orphanage in Nepal.

Cave Quest is for kids in kindergarten through grade six and will run from 6 to 8:30 p.m., each day. Preregistration is requested by contacting Debra Ewing at 816-8355 or stopping by the church office at 408 N. College to fill out a registration form.

Free monthly breakfast is June 29 in Kamiah

KAMIAH — The free monthly community breakfast at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church is being held Wednesday, June 29, this month, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., and will be held every month on the last Wednesday of each month.

St. Catherine’s Catholic Church is located at 7th and Idaho streets, Kamiah. The breakfast this month will be biscuits and sausage gravy, eggs, coffee, orange juice, friendly faces and friendly conversation. St. Catherine’s invites all in the community.

Community dinner, carnival set for RRFD

BIG CEDAR — Ridge Runner Fire Department is having a community dinner and carnival at the Big Cedar School House June 25, 6 to 8 p.m.

A $5 loaded potato bar will be available (kids 5 and younger free) as well as games, booths and prizes. Call Rachel Andrews at 926-4327.

Wagon Road meeting set for June 25

CLEARWATER — The Friends of the Elk City Wagon Road will have an important meeting Saturday, June 25, 11 a.m., at the Clearwater Grange Hall, followed by a potluck.

The Wagon Road Days celebration is set for July16-17. Important details need to be worked out so the celebration can be bigger and better than ever. As usual the Wagon Road Museum will also be open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. that day. New items are being added to the museum continually.

County Democrats to do highway cleanup June 26

GRANGEVILLE — Sunday, June 26, The Idaho County Democrats will be meeting to do the semi-annual cleanup on Highway 95 north of Grangeville from milepost 241 to 243. Volunteers will meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Idaho Forest Group parking lot. Stephanie Berry is organizing the event.

Brunch will be provided afterwards at Shelley Dumas’ house, 735 WN 2nd Street, Grangeville. Everyone is invited to help. Bring your own boots and gloves. Orange vests and bags will be provided.

The next monthly meeting of the ICDP will be Monday, July 11, at the Grangeville Senior Center. Doors will open at 6 p.m. with the meeting to begin at 6:30 p.m. Call 983-3763.

Tri-Parish VBS set for Summit June 27-30

COTTONWOOD —The Tri-Parish Cave Quest VBS will be hosted at Summit Academy in Cottonwood from June 27-30. At Cave Quest, kids explore what it means to follow Jesus through dark times. Kids participate in Bible-learning activities, sing songs, play teamwork-building games, dig into treats, and experience Bible adventures.

Cave Quest is for kids entering kindergarten through fourth grade and will run from 9-11:30 a.m. each day. Youth in fifth grade and up are encouraged to be teen leaders. There is a teen leader rally on Thursday, June 23, 9 a.m., at Summit Academy. Walk-ins are welcome on the first day of VBS, but preregistration is preferred. Contact Lisa Riener to register at 962-7343.

Outdoor session of ‘Kick Your BootCamp’ began Tuesday, June 21

GRANGEVILLE — Kirstin Jensen, University of Idaho Extension and Liz Fantini, personal trainer/health coach, will be started another eight- week session of “Kick Your BootCamp” Tuesday, June 21, 6 – 7 a.m. Class will be run every Tuesday and Thursday morning through Aug. 11.

All classes this session will be held outdoors at either Lions Park or Grangeville High School track. The first two weeks will be at Lions Park.

Call Kirstin Jensen, U of I Extension at 983-2667 or contact by email kdjensen@uidaho.edu or Liz Fantini 908-2801 or e-mail elizabethfantiniwellness@gmail.



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