Meetings and Notices
Chamber to Meet
The Chamber of Commerce will meet at noon on Thursday, June 7, at the Hometown Pizza in Grand Coulee.
Grant County Mosquito Dist. 2 to Meet
Grant County Mosquito District 2 will hold its regular monthly meeting Wednesday, June 6, at 7 p.m ., at the Electric City City Hall.
Title I Meeting
The annual Title I meeting for parents/guardians of children attending Center Elementary or Grand Coulee Dam Middle School will be held Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 5:00 pm in the middle school library. The meeting will include information about our school’s participation in Title I, Part A programs.
Ice Age Floods
Institute to Meet
Wenatchee Valley Erratics Chapter of the Ice Age Floods Institute will meet Tuesday, June 12, at 7 p.m. at the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center, 127 South Mission, Wenatchee. Dr Victor Baker, geology professor at the University of Arizona Department of Planetary Sciences, is our distinguished speaker for June.
His talk is an overview of “Pleistocene Mega-flooding in the Pacific Northwest, Worldwide, and on Mars.” With five decades of Ice Age Floods research, especially in eastern Washington. Dr. Baker is one of the leading experts on this subject in our solar system, and a great story teller. Don’t miss this one! The program is free and open to the public.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter meets on Tuesdays at 9:15 a.m. at Grand Coulee Senior Center prior to the exercise group gathering at 10 a.m. Come and join for the health of it.
TOPS#WA1490, Coulee Dam meets on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m ., meeting following weigh in downstairs in the ground level fellowship hall in the Coulee Dam Community Presbyterian Church, 509 Central Ave ., across from the Colville Tribal Museum. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is a non-profit weight loss organization.
Eagles #2577 Meetings
The Eagles #2577 Aerie meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month. The next meeting is Tuesday, May 22 at 7 p.m. The Auxiliary meets the first and third Tuesday of every month. Next meeting is scheduled for June 5.
Free Pinochile at the Seniors
Free pinochle is offered at the Grand Coulee Senior Center Monday, Wednesday and Friday beginning at 1 p.m.
Them Dam Writers Meet
Them Dam Writers meet the first and third Wednesdays of each month. The meetings are held from 1-3:30 p.m. in the art room at the senior center. The next meeting will be May 16 (today).
Care and Share Food Bank Open
The food bank at the Church of the Nazarene normal operating hours are Mondays from 2 to 4 p.m. It is located at the Church of Nazarene, hwy 174, Grand Coulee. The bank still can use clean plastic grocery bags.
Library has Friday Story Time
The Grand Coulee Library Story time is every Friday at 10:30 a.m. Regular library hours are Mondays and Thursdays 12:30 - 5:30 p.m .; Tuesdays 12:30 - 7:30 p.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. For information concerning library programs or services call 633-0972.
Local AA Meetings
Confused in the Coulee AA meetings are held on Mondays at 7 p.m ., Friday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 9 a.m.. at the Vets Center in Electric City. Call Paul 633-3377 days or 633-3345 evenings. New Hope Group meetings are held Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Vets Center. For more information call John 633-2448. These are open, non-smoking and handicap accessible.
In Nespelem the group Bound and Determined holds its meetings Monday evening at 7 p.m. at the Catholic Church. Contact Myrna 634-4921 for more information there.
Seniors Have Wheelchairs, Crutches Available
Through the Grand Coulee Dam Senior Center a program is available to members and other persons who for a short time need a wheel chair, walkers, crutches, canes, bath stools and other items of this type.
For those who have any of the above items that are from the center and no longer used please return. If you have any of the above items in good condition and would like to donate them to the center, it would be extremely appreciated. For those who cannot deliver, pickup is available. Call 633-2321 for more information.