UF Veterinary Hospitals Canine Influenza Now In more than 45 states H3N2 canine influenza virus is a very contagious virus that infects dogs.
It cause a respiratory infection in dogs and is also known as the “dog flu”. Common symptoms include sneezing, nasal discharge, and frequent coughing.
If your dog is exhibiting these symptoms then you should CALL your veterinarian. DO NOT go to the clinic without calling first as it is VERY contagious.
Vaccines are now available in our area.
Building Healthy Communities Redwood Voice Ongoing Del Norte County Redwood Voice is youth media organization in Del Norte County sponsored by Building Healthy Communities and funded by the California Endowment. It is designed to empower youth in Del Norte and Tribal Lands by using and teaching them how to use media to share their positive stories of challenges, hopes and inspiration.
More information and videos on Facebook: @redwoodvoice.dnatl
Crescent City Fire Explorer Post 343 Seeking New Explorers Thursdays from 5:30-7:30pm Cooper Fire Station (directly behind Starbucks) Are you ages 14 to 18 and interesting in learning about the Fire Service? Come check out Fire Explorer Post 343!
You will have to opportunity to learn about all aspects of the Fire Service from fire behavior and control to vehicle extrication using the jaws of life.
For more information call James Weiland at 707-954-2063
City of Crescent City and the Humane Society of Del Norte Dog Town is OPEN Dawn to dusk Beachfront Park The new Dog Park is now open!
Pet parents and their dogs are invited to enjoy the newly completely DOG TOWN at the west end of the park.
There are two sections; one for smaller dogs and one for larger dogs, complete with watering stations and benches.
Family Resource Center of the Redwoods Parent Café · 2nd Tuesday of Each Month
Mountain School, 55 Azalea Ln Gasquet
· 2nd Thursday of Each Month
FRC, 494 Pacific Ave Crescent City
· 3rd Tuesday of Each Month
Klamath Head Start, 301 Minot Creek Rd Klamath
· 3rd Wednesday of Each Month
Howonquet Head Start, 140 Rowdy Creek Rd Smith River
Learn about the five protective factors for strong, healthy families in a fun, interactive Parent Café. Dinner and childcare are provided, so it's almost like a date night!
RSVP for free childcare and dinner: Amira at 707-464-0955 ext. 2102
Family Resource Center of the Redwoods Pacific Pantry Thursdays and Fridays 2-6pm
FRC of the Redwoods, 494 Pacific Ave Pacific Pantry is now open! They offer free food boxes to those in our community who are in need. Individuals and households are welcome to use their free food box services once per month.
No reservations required.
Call 707-464-0955 for more information
Brookings Harbor Shoe Bank Seeking Shoe Donations Now Brookings Elks Lodge, in the bins on the Lower Level They are running low on men's shoes - tennis shoes and work boots in particular. Also low on women's tennis shoes, but not women's dress shoes. They can always use kid's shoes; and rain boots; and cleats.
Please only donate shoes that are in GOOD condition - inside and outside; either tie or rubber band the shoes together or bag them together.
Call Linda at 541-469-9850 for more info
Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) Arts in Corrections exhibit, “Art from the Inside IV” Thursday April 26th through Thursday June 14th Del Norte County Courthouse at 450 H St in Crescent City The show will include artworks created in teaching artist Julie McNiel’s visual arts classes at Pelican Bay State Prison as well as photographs taken by William James Association’s photographer, Peter Merts.
The paintings and drawings in this year’s exhibit are largely done by first-time students, conveying the importance of the program in providing opportunity for self-expression and vulnerability.
Crescent City/ Del Norte Chamber of Commerce Seeking Visitor Center Volunteers Summer Season Crescent City/ Del Norte Chamber of Commerce, Front St. The Chamber is currently looking for volunteers to assist in the visitors center for the summer season. If you are passionate about spreading the knowledge of the beautiful area we live in, and sharing our wonderful local businesses with others please call the Chamber (707)464-3174 or stop by and talk to them!
Brookings-Harbor High School Aspire Program Seeking Volunteers Deadline is May 31st Brookings-Harbor High School The students at Brookings-Harbor High School are in need of adults who are willing to spend a few hours a year providing assistance with planning their high school class choices to align with a plan for their post secondary education as well as the process for applying for college and financial aid.
Cara Dailey is the Mentor Coordinator at BHHS and is available in the Bruin Center at the high school as well as via phone (541)525-2969
Northern CA Blood Bank May Del Norte Blood Drives Tuesday, May 1st from 1pm – 6pm
Safeway 476 M St. in Crescent City
Friday , May 11th from 1pm – 6pm
Wal-Mart 900 E Washington Blvd., in Crescent City
Thursday, May 17th from 1pm – 6pm
Safeway 476 M St. in Crescent City
Tuesday, May 22nd from 1pm – 6pm
Sutter Coast Hospital 800 E. Washington Blvd. in Crescent City
Wednesday, May 23rd from 1pm – 6pm
Del Norte High School 1301 El Dorado St. in Crescent City
Northern Knights Car Club “Show What Ya Brung” Car Show Second Saturday of May, June, July, and August
from 1pm until 3 or 4pm
In front of the Pizza Hut on the corner of Northcrest and Highway 101 It’s not an actual car show, it more of a “gearhead gathering” where they just get together and talk cars.
For more information, call Gary Bates at 465-5511
RHS Food Bank Distribution Dates:
Tuesday, May 22nd
Klamath Community Center, 120 Salmon Road, Klamath, Ca
9:30 am - 12 pm
Wednesday, May 23rd
Methodist Church, 140 Beckstead, Smith River, Ca
9 am - 12 pm
Veteran's Hall on H & 8th, Crescent City, Ca
9:30 am - 12 pm
Thursday, May 24th
Rural Human Services Building, 286 M St, Crescent City, Ca
9 am - 2 pm
Currently all that is required for a person to receive food is to present a California photo ID and Self-certify on site that they are income eligible.
Contact Ron Phillips for more information at 707-464-7441.
On Friday, June 1st Join the Downtown Divas during First Friday for an evening of family fun as we launch our 1st Annual Super Chili Competition. Featuring local individual and team contestants. You will decide who has the best chili in Del Norte County! The event starts at 5pm.
College of the Redwoods has a new Truck Driver Training Program starting on Monday, June 25th. In order to be considered for the program, you must attend an informational meeting. All meetings are 5:30 pm-7:30 pm and are held at CR's Downtown site, 525 D Street, Eureka, Ca. Meeting dates are: Tuesday, May 22nd, Thursday, May 24th, Tuesday, May 29th, and Thursday, May 31st.
For more information about the program, call 707-476-4500.
Stop by to learn about aviation, your local airport, and ask how you too can become a pilot. The club will offer plane rides at $25 per person and Helicopter rides will be provided by Cal-Or Life Flight at $50 per person. For more information, visit brookingsflyingclub.org/airport-day
Saturday, June 9th will be a great night of fun and fundraising with a silent and live auction to raise funds for the preservation and conservation of elk and other wildlife habitat. Please join us at Lucky 7 Casino starting at 5pm. For Tickets and more information, call Eric at 707-954-2053 or Karen at 707-954-1228.
The Del Norte Youth Soccer Association is now registering for the 2018 Season. The cost is $70 per child with a $25 late fee per player for registration after June 15th.
Online registration is open and you can register at http://delnorte.calnorthlive.com/home/php or in person at Joe Hamilton School on Saturday, June 2nd between 10am-3pm and Wednesday, June 13th between 6pm-8:30pm.
In preparation for the wildfire season, Oregon State Representative David Brock-Smith and Curry County Commissioner Court Boice present a panel of speakers from across the state to discuss forestry issues including reforestation, salvage logging, emergency preparedness, public safety, and more. There will also be special activities provided.
Please join us from 4 pm - 6:30 pm on Hwy 101 and Fifth St, Brookings in the Old Ray's Market parking lot.
For more information, call 541-412-1224, leave a message.
Honoring those who have served our country and gave their lives to protect our freedoms.
Hosted by the local VFW including, the Color Guard, Taps, and a Special Service at the Crescent City Cemetery at 12 pm.
A potluck follows the service at the VFW Hall for Veterans and friends.
Please join the local VFW at the Port of Brookings at 11 am for a special salute to those who died in service to our country during WWWII.
The Friends of the Library is hosting a Month-Long Silent Auction to benefit the Harald Haug Library Learning Center which will open to the public this August. The Curry Public Library in Gold Beach is open 7 days a week to place your bids. Fifty-one useful, unique, or fun items are on display for bidding. Eighteen of the fifty-one items have been donated by the estate of the long-time Gold Beach residents Larry and Bea Nash.
Visit the library's website at currypubliclibrary.org for hours of operation.
We are showcasing student projects to celebrate doing science, making art, and being creative. This is not your traditional science fair and it will emphasize innovation and creation. These projects are trying to solve a problems that could be in their school, community, or world. We are excited to see what students are coming up with. It should be a Blast!
The event is located at the Del Norte County Fair Grounds.
For more information about the event visit delnortecoe.org or call 464-0707.
*For residents inside the City limits only*
Put your stacked or bundled grass, leaves, and tree limbs on the street side of the curb for pick up by 7 am. Piles must be 6' or smaller in size, but you may have more than one pile. No household trash will be collected.
Tuesday, May 29th will pick up South of 9th street and down
Wednesday, May 30th will pick up North of 9th street and up
Please call the City of Crescent City Public Works Dept. if you have questions at 464-7483, ext. 226.
Fair admission is Free to all and will be held at the DN County Fairgrounds between 8:30 am - 1 pm. The Fair includes raffle prizes, exercise and cooking demonstrations, and a pancake breakfast.
Lab draws are $6 each, call 707-464-0861 to set up an appointment.
Please remember this is a smoke-free event.
This 3-day course combines all of the content of the ICISF's "Assisting Individuals in Crisis" and "Group Crisis Intervention". Class size is limited to 20 and there are 10 spots left.
Please contact Cindy Henderson at 954-8775 before June 15th to reserve your spot.
Classes begin on Friday, June 22nd.
Hosted by Lisa McKeown's State Farm office on Thursday, May 24th at 5:30pm.
Come join your fellow Chamber members for networking and fun and also to get in the know for this year's Relay for Life!
Call Chelsea with any questions, 954-9154.
A free 4 part series that provides essential business skills for new and existing small business. This workshop will help you identify your target markets and how to reach them.
It will take place in the conference room at the Crescent City Harbor District, Thursday, May 24th, 5:30-7:300 pm.
For more information to register, visit: http://www.northcoastsbdc.org/events/business-boot-camp-marketing-2
An all original dance show based on true stories of crows developing relationships with people and bringing them things. The show features approximately 20 students from Brookings and Gold Beach, original costumes, and soundtrack.
The show will be held in the Azalea Middle School Gym in Brookings.
June 2nd - 2 pm & 7pm
June 3rd - 2 pm
Tickets are $10 at Wright's Custom Framing or at the door.
California Department of Fish and Wildlife 2018 Hunter Safety Classes Del Norte County Fairgrounds
Arts and Crafts Building
The Hunter Education and Safety Class is required of all first time hunters and is required in many other states of all non-resident hunters. Class fee: $15
Must preregister online to sign up:
Monday-Thursday 6-9pm. Saturday’s classes will be at the Del Norte Rod and Gun Club up Rowdy Creek in Smith River at 9am)
Class 1: Feb 26th, 27th, 28th, March 1st and 3rd
Class 2: April 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th and 14th
Class 3: June 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st and 23rd
Any questions: Call Steve Bigham at 707-464-6552