Veterans Day is on Friday, November 12th and the Tri-Community is committed to honoring those who have served our country. Ceremonies will be taking place in both Wrightwood and in Phelan on Friday morning. You can continue to honor Veterans Day by supporting the Phelan VFW Post #9415 at their Friday Night Steak Dinner. The VFW will even host a Horseshoe Tournament on Saturday afternoon. Be sure to share your events with us. We would love to hear about them. Enjoy your weekend!
On Friday, November 11, 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 Veterans Day Ceremony – From 10:45am-12:00pm, Wrightwood School chorus will sing at 10:45, at 11am the Armistice Bell will toll 11 bells, presentation of Colors, Laying of the Wreath, Quilt of Valor presented and Taps will be played. Location: Wrightwood Veterans Memorial Park on Evergreen Road between Park and Pine Streets. https://4newsplus.com/eleven-bells-ring-out-beginning-of-annual-veterans-day-ceremony/
Phelan Veterans Day Ceremony – From 11:00am, VFW Post #9415 will host the ceremony followed by a Flag Retirement Ceremony by local Boy Scout Troop. Public is invited to attend. Location: VFW Post #9415 on Neilson Rd. https://4newsplus.com/vfw-post-9415-to-host-veterans-day-ceremony-poppy-distribution/
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.
On Saturday, November 12, 2022
Kid’s Baking Class – From 10:00am-12:00pm. Learn how to make apple turnovers at this PPHCSD sponsored class. RSVP required at www.pphcsd.org/events. Location: Phelan Community Center on Warbler Road in Phelan.
Community Teaching Garden– From 10:00am, Gardening 101- Using a Greenhouse. Learn how simple gardening can be from Master Gardener, Michelle Hannon. This is a free class and all ages are welcome. Location: Phelan Community Park on Warbler & Sheep Creek Roads.
VFW Horseshoe Tournament – From 12:00pm, This event is open to public and you can sign up to compete by contacting VFW Post #1915 at 760-868-1999. Location: VFW Post #9415 on Neilson Rd.
On Sunday, November 13, 2022
Wrightwood’s Got Dance!– From 4:00pm-5:30pm, Learn the Fox Trot, Lindy Hop, Charleston, and the East Coast Swing in preparation for Big Band Bash to be held in April 2023. Attend 1, 2, or all classes. $3 per class, WWPOA sponsored. Location: Wrightwood Community Building on Hwy 2 in Wrightwood.
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