Bird club to learn about canaries

VISTA – North County Aviculturists, pet bird owners and breeders will learn about canaries at their meeting on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at 7 p.m. Guest speaker David Benites’ topic is “All About Canaries”. The club meets at Vista Masonic Lodge, 761 Eucalyptus, Vista. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. For more information, see […]

FAA holding art show for its volunteers

FALLBROOK – The annual Fallbrook Art Associations Volunteer Show will take place at the Brandon Gallery the month of January 2017 with the reception on Jan. 7 from 5 to 7 p.m. Anyone who has served on the board, helped with show take in or other FAA activities is welcome to take part in the show. There is […]

Fallbrook Woman’s Club to host Mah Jongg Tournament

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Woman’s Club will be hosting their semi-annual Mah Jongg Tournament on Friday, Jan. 27, 2017. The tournament is open to all players so organizers hope the men will join also. A $20 donation is required to play. All donations are tax deductible as proceeds go to charitable donations and scholarship funds. […]

Ramirez – Nava wed

FALLBROOK – Sergio Ramirez, son of Hilario and Eulalia Ramirez, married Liliana Nava, daughter of Jose and Maria Nava, on November 12, 2016 at Monteleone Meadows in Murrieta. The couple became friends at Potter Jr. High and maintained a strong friendship for almost 10 years. After officially dating for three years, Ramirez proposed on October […]

Homes for Our Troops to hold groundbreaking Dec. 17

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook American Legion Post 776 invites local residents to join Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) in kicking off the build project for Marine PFC Isaac Blunt’s forever home and to welcome him into the community on Saturday, Dec. 17. Participants are required to RSVP at www.hfotusa.org/blunt/. Registration at the event will start at […]

County, Marines collecting Toys for Tots

Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office Putting a smile on a child’s face just feels good – especially during the holiday season. You can get that good feeling by teaming up with County airports and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves and donating a new, unwrapped toy to their annual Toys for Tots drive. […]

Santa is coming for breakfast

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Community Center will be holding its annual Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Families can enjoy a hot breakfast, arts and crafts, and entertainment. The cost is $4 for children 11 and under, $5 age 12 and up. Professional photos taken with Santa will […]

CHP kicks off annual ‘CHiPs For Kids’ holiday toy drive

SAN DIEGO – The California Highway Patrol recently launched its 2016 CHiPs for Kids toy drive in San Diego County. In Fallbrook, the CHP is proud to be partnering with Walgreens.  The CHiPs for Kids program provides toys to local groups and organizations that serve those in need, helping bring a brighter holiday season to […]

Writers Read presents Cold War-era novel, ‘A Place We Knew Well’

FALLBROOK – Writers Read at Fallbrook Library presents award-winning historical novelist Susan Carol McCarthy on Tuesday, Dec. 13, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the community room. The author will be preceded by open mic for poetry and prose. McCarthy is the author of three works of literary fiction, “A Place We Knew Well”, “Lay That Trumpet In Our […]