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Community Briefs - June 14, 2017

VBS on tap for Stites Baptist June 19-22

STITES – Are you ready for vacation Bible school (VBS)?

Join in for “Operation Arctic Edge 2017” June 19 through 22, Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon each day, at the Stites Baptist Church. Ages kindergarten through grade six are invited for crafts, music, Bible stories, snacks and fun in the bouncy house.

The church is located at 106 Main Street. Call 926-4426.

Geis-Rieman family reunion set for June 24

KEUTERVILLE – Members of the Geis-Rieman families will gather Saturday, June 24, at the Keuterville Hall at noon for a family reunion get-together. The event is a potluck; BYOB.

Call Betty at 503-9010.

HOSA fund-raiser set for Friday in Kamiah

KAMIAH — The Kamiah Chapter of HOSA-Future Health Professionals will be holding their final fund-raiser and announcing raffle winners Friday, June 16, in the basement of St. Catherine’s Catholic Church at 407 7th in Kamiah.

Haystacks with all the trimmings will be served from 5:30-7 p.m. The meal includes a haystack, beverage, and dessert for $5. Kids 12 and younger eat for $3.

At the conclusion of the meal, winners of the raffle for a quilt and unit of lumber will be drawn and announced. Raffle tickets are currently available from any HOSA member or they can be purchased at the haystack feed prior to the 6:30 p.m. drawing.

Proceeds from the haystack feed and raffle will be used to pay expenses for Kamiah’s medal winning teams to compete at the HOSA-Future Health Professionals International Conference in Orlando, Fla., June 21-24. Four teams qualified for the event. Individual qualifiers include Laura Dow, Chloe Hescock, Claire McNall, Marlee Engledow, Irene Popp, Zoe Wilcox, Lacey Kludt, Davi Murphy, Chynna Wilcox, Sydney Wilcox and Destiny Knight. HOSA advisor is Terry Law.

Contact Law at Kamiah High School at 935-4067.

God and Country Together fellowship set for June 21

GRANGEVILLE — “God and Country Together” invites the public to meet others who are like-minded Wednesday, June 21, 6:30 p.m. (6 p.m. meal), at the Veteran Outreach and Community Center in Grangeville 318 E. Main. For questions call Parson Rayphe at 855-505-0020.

CVRA Rodeo Church set for this Sunday

KAMIAH — Blood Sweat and Tears is the theme for Father’s Day and the Rodeo service this Sunday. The Life Center will be relocating their Sunday service to the CVRA Rodeo grounds in Kamiah Sunday, June 18. The singing will begin at 9 a.m.

This year there will be giveaways for men and dads in the stands.

Every man will be given a Father’s Day card with a number on it and there will be drawings for all the prizes.

Clearwater Meal Center luncheon set for June 21

CLEARWATER – The Clearwater Meal Center’s next luncheon is set for Wednesday, June 21, 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.

Bingo set for Friday in Kamiah

KAMIAH – American Legion Post No. 75 will be host to Bingo this Friday, June 16, 618 Main Street. All those 18 and older are invited to attend.

Kamiah Fly-in set for July 8

KAMIAH — An S73 Fly-In is set for Kamiah, Saturday, July 8. Breakfast will be held from 7 to 10 a.m. with price for adults at $10 and children at $5.

Young Eagles will start at 8 a.m.. A water ballon drop with prizes awarded will also be held. In addition, a silent auction will start at 11:30 a.m.

Lunch is at noon and cost is $3 per person, all ages.

Singer/songwriter Nathun Finkhouse will provide live music during the festivities. Specialty planes will be on display and souvenir hats and T-shirts will be available for purchase.

The event is sponsored by the Clearwater Valley Aero Club. For details call 935-0089 or e-mail

Field day exercise in Kamiah is June 24-25

KAMIAH — The ARRL (American Radio Relay League) Field Day exercise is from 11 a.m. Saturday, June 24, to 11 a.m. Sunday, June 25. 3 Rivers Amateur Radio Club will be operating from Kamiah City Park.


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