Newcomers to learn about Fallbrook Library

FALLBROOK – Residents new to the area are invited to attend the Fallbrook Newcomers meeting on Thursday, Jan. 12 at 9:30 a.m. The program will feature Rebecca Lynn from Fallbrook Library. Historically a library was a repository for books and old documents, but today the Fallbrook Library is a center of learning and research – […]

Gordon to speak at Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society (FGMS) will begin its 2017 lineup of guest speakers with Fallbrook’s own Kim Gordon on Thursday, Jan. 12. Many will probably recognize Gordon from his years at Myrtle Creek Nursery and others may know him as an engaging tour guide at the Eagle and High Peak gold mines […]

Writers Read launches 2017 author series with “An American Genocide”

FALLBROOK – Writers Read at Fallbrook Library launches its 2017 monthly author series with a presentation by UCLA history professor Benjamin Madley, author of “An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe.” The reading is Tuesday, Jan. 10 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Madley’s deep research of California Indians under United States […]

Live Oak Dog Park to be open six days a week

FALLBROOK – Tails are wagging around the Live Oak Dog Park because the San Diego County Park and Recreation Department has granted a sixth day for the dog park to be open – Tuesday. Beginning Jan. 3, Wednesday will be the only day the dog park is closed. Park committee members believe the extra day […]

Radio talk show host DeMaio to be next FRWF speaker

FALLBROOK – Back by popular demand, radio host and conservative commentator Carl DiMaio will be the guest speaker at the next Fallbrook Republican Women Federated meeting on Friday, Jan. 13. DeMaio can be heard weekday afternoons on KOGO 600 AM. The meeting begins with brunch at 9:30 a.m. at the Pala Mesa Golf Resort, 2001 […]

Quilt guild program for January: the big finish

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Quilt Guild will present Julie Herman and her program, “The Big Finish” on Thursday, January 5, at the Fallbrook Community Building, 341 Heald Lane, Fallbrook at.6:30 pm. Featured speaker Julie Herman is a best selling author, quilt pattern and ruler designer and owner of Jaybird Quilts. Herman is known for her quilting rules, which […]

Smithsonian orchid specialist to address Palomar Orchid Society

LAKE SAN MARCOS – Thomas Mirenda, Orchid Collection Specialist with the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC, will speak to the Palomar Orchid Society (POS) membership at its’ next monthly meeting on January 4, at The Lodge (Pavilion) in Lake San Marcos at 6:30 p.m. Visitors are welcome. Mirenda has been associated with the Smithsonian for […]

Start the New Year with the Fallbrook Dems

FALLBROOK – Representing the San Diego Democratic Party, Don Green will be speaking on “The State of San Diego County Democratic Party” at the next Fallbrook Dems meeting Thursday, Jan. 5. It will be a clear prospective on the gains and goals residents face in all of San Diego County. Green is a former president […]

Artist presents firefighter picture to NCFPD

FALLBROOK – Artist Dunya Shaw recently presented her winning piece “John Cleary, Firefighter NYC” to the NCFPD Board of Directors. Shaw won first place in the “Remembering 9/11” art competition.  She donated her artwork to the North County Fire Protection District in memory of all the first responders who lost their lives on 9/11.