Things To Do This Weekend: August 12-14, 2022

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School has started, but that doesn’t summer has ended. We are holding on a bit longer with a few more great events in August. This weekend see some great movies, have a good steak, drop off some tires and give some blood. Not that is a well rounded weekend. The weather seems stubborn and will stay hot in Phelan/Pinon Hills in the mid 90s all weekend and Wrightwood in the Mid 80s. Look out for Thunder storms, it’s that time of the year. Be sure to share your events with us. We would love to hear about them. Enjoy your weekend!

On Friday, August 12, 2022

Senior Line Dancing – From 8:30am – 11:00am, great fun and exercise while learning to line dance and the best part is it’s FREE! Location: Phelan Senior Center at the Phelan Community Park, 4176 Warbler Road in Phelan.

Senior Game Day – From 12:00pm – 6:00pm. Seniors step into the air-conditioned Phelan Senior Center to play games including Cribbage. The popular UNO card game begins at 3:00pm and ends at 6:00pm. Location: Phelan Senior Center, 4176 Warbler Road in Phelan.

Wrightwood Farmers Market – From 4:00pm – 7:00pm, locally grown fresh produce, artisan baked goods, jams, coffee, olive oil, honey, natural beauty products & soaps, and crafters can often be found at the Market. In the Wrightwood Community Building in Wrightwood, at the corner of Park Drive and Hwy 2.

Friday Night Steak Dinner At The VFW – From 5:00-7:00pm, all are welcome to visit the VFW and get a complete delicious steak dinner ($22), alternate meals change each week between Ribs($14), Chicken($12), Pork Chops($12), and Fish n Chips($12) or a vegetarian alternate dinner. Kids meals available too! Proceeds help support the programs and outreach of the local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post in Phelan. Location: VFW Post 9415 in Phelan at the corner of Nielson and Johnson Roads.

Movies In The Park – Starts at Dusk, around 8:00pm. This weeks’s movie is “Mary Poppins Returns” Bring your lawn chair, blankets, and smiling face to enjoy the show. Location: Phelan Community Park, 4176 Warbler Road in Phelan.

On Saturday, August 13, 2022

Phelan VFW Swap Meet/Yard Sale – Starting at 7:00 am. Come wheel and deal at the monthly VFW Swap Meet and Yard Sale. Find some treasures or try to sell some of your unwanted treasures. Spots available for $5. Location: VFW Post 9415 in Phelan at the corner of Nielson and Johnson Roads.

Free Tire Drop Off Day – From 8:00 am to 12 pm. Free tire collection. Up to 9 tires per residency (must be off rims). No commercial tires.  District residents only. May need to show proof of residency. Location: CR&R Service Yard at 9828 Buckwheat Rd. in Phelan.

Community Teaching Garden – Starting at 10:00 am. Gardening 101.  August’s topic is “Feeding Plants”.  Learn how simple gardening can be from Master Gardener Michelle Hannon.  Free class.  All ages welcome. Location: Phelan Community Park, 4176 Warbler Road – the corner of Warbler and Sheep Creek Roads in Phelan. The garden is behind the administration building.

Phelan VFW Horseshoe Tournament – Starting at 12:00 pm. Come early to check out the swap meet and sign up for the horseshoe tournament starting at 12:00 pm. The tournament is open to the public. Location: VFW Post 9415 in Phelan at the corner of Nielson and Johnson Roads.

Wrightwood Movie Nights – Starting at 6:30 pm. Family friendly movies. Free. Bring your chair. Hot dogs, popcorn, drinks & sweets available to buy. Hosted by Wrightwood Property Owners Association. Location: Wrightwood Community Building Parking lot at 1275 Highway 2 in Wrightwood.

On Sunday, August 14, 2022

LiveStream Blood Donation – From 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. “Give Hope, Give Life, Give Love”. Donate blood today and give someone a second chance. Location: Hillside Community Church at 3221 Highway 2 in Wrightwood.

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