Mikhail Leybov to speak on Russian gold

In celebration of the Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Society’s golden anniversary, the speaker for their February 15 meeting is Mikhail Leybov. He will speak on gold and its mining districts in Russia. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. in the Tourmaline Room of the Mineral Museum at 123 West Alvarado, Fallbrook. Leybov is the publisher […]

Retired teachers to host talent show

California Retired Teachers, Division 81, will gather for brunch at 9 a.m. February 14 at the Fallbrook Golf Club, 2757 Gird Road. Lenora Sears will present a talent show celebrating Valentine’s Day. Everyone interested in education is welcome. For reservations, call Jewell Roberds at (760) 728-1092 by February 9.

Pierce-Priddy engagement

Lindsay Anne Pierce of Bonsall and Reid Priddy of Newport Beach have announced their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Scotty and Linda Pierce of Bonsall. A graduate of Point Loma University, she is a self-employed interior decorator. The future groom is the son of Ken and Sharon Priddy of Richmond, VA. A graduate of Loyola […]

Learn about Internet sites frequented by teens

The Fallbrook Citizen’s Crime-Prevention/Neighborhood Rehab Committee is sponsoring a MySpace adult presentation by representatives from the San Diego District Attorney’s Computer & Technology Crime High-Tech Response Team (CATCH) on Tuesday, January 30, at 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 1405 East Fallbrook Street. This event is free and open to the public; a Spanish interpreter […]

Radio club hosting program on Skywarn

The Fallbrook Amateur Radio Club will be meeting February 3 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting program will be “Skywarn,” presented by Eric Hutchins, K7ELH, San Diego Skywarn Coordinator. Skywarn is the National Weather Service (NWS) program of trained volunteer severe weather spotters. Skywarn volunteers support their communities and government by providing the NWS with timely […]

See weather, fire danger info on new Web page

Fallbrook is the second most wildfire prone community in all of California. The Fallbrook Fire Safe Council, in cooperation with SDSU Field Stations Program and North County Fire Protection District, present WildfireAlert.org (www.wildfirealert.org). The Web page provides real-time fire danger and weather information for the greater Fallbrook area, helpful fire safety and preparation information, fire […]

Toe Tappers seeks members

VISTA — The Toe Tappers, a 50-plus senior tap dancing performance group, has openings for a few more tap dancers. Male or female dancers should know basic tap steps. There is no charge and the group practices every Monday and Thursday morning at the McClellan Senior Center, 1400 Vale Terrace Drive. For more information, call […]

St. Vincent de Paul collecting bedding

The St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store is in need of new or clean blankets, flannel sheets and quilts for the poor. Donations can be taken to the store at 520 South Main Avenue, Fallbrook. The store is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For more information, call the store at […]

‘Iraq for Sale’ to be screened

The Fallbrook Democratic Club will soon screen the documentary “Iraq for Sale,” an examination of war profiteering. Acclaimed director Robert Greenwald (“Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price,” “Outfoxed” and “Uncovered”) takes viewers inside the lives of soldiers, truck drivers, widows and children who have been changed forever as a result of profiteering in the […]

Learn disaster, emergency preparedness info Jan. 31

Kerry Moriarty, RN, PHN and Janine Loescher, RD, CDE, CLE will be presenting disaster planning and emergency preparedness information on Wednesday, January 31, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Fallbrook Community Center, North Room, 341 Heald Lane. Topics to be covered include types of disasters, making a personal and family safety plan, emergency supply […]