Thursday, May 3, 2007
YELLOW RIBBON | COUNTYWIDE—The next Operation Yellow Ribbon care packages for US troops in Iraq and Afghanistan ships May 14. Each package needs a non-political letter or an unsealed card. Also needed are items for the care packages or donations to purchase items. For information or drop box locations, call Joan Bizzozero, 625-512; Nadine Skonberg, 649-0101; or Sylvia Fabris, 484-114.
HISTORY FEST | MONTEREY—Historic Monterey seeks applicants to participate in the annual History Fest, Oct. 5-14, featuring activities related to Monterey’s history. In the past, activities have included historic building tours, lectures, Native American games for kids, professional storytellers, dancers and musicians in period costume, house tours and garden tours. Groups and individuals wishing to participate can obtain an application from Dave Schaechtele, California State Parks, 2211 Garden Rd., Monterey. 649-2900. firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications due May 15.
SANCTUARY TRAIL WORKSHOP | CASTROVILLE—The Transportation Agency for Monterey County holds a workshop to present information and receive public input on a regional scenic trail master plan for the Monterey Bay. 6-8:30pm. Castroville Library, 11160 Speegle St., Castroville. Free. 775-4413.
HOME EFFICIENCIES SHOWCASE | MONTEREY— Sustainable Monterey County hosts a Home Efficiencies Showcase highlighting home energy saving tips and resource reducing systems. 6:45-8:30pm. Monterey Youth Center, 777 Pearl St., Monterey. $2 suggested donation; no one turned away. email@example.com.
SEASIDE CITY COUNCIL | SEASIDE—City Council meets. 7pm. Council Chambers, 440 Harcourt Ave., Seaside. Free. 899-6700.
COUNTY SUPERVISORS | SALINAS—Board of Supervisors meets. 10:30am. Supervisors’ Chambers, 168 W. Alisal St., Salinas. Free. 755-5066.
MONTEREY LEADERS | MONTEREY—City Council meets. 4-6pm and 7-11pm. Council Chambers, corner of Pacific and Madison Streets, Monterey. Free. 646-3935.