Are you a victim of domestic abuse? Call 520-385-4970 or toll free 1-855-385-4970. We can help.
Have free time? Volunteer at Safe Journey House. Call 520-385-4970 or toll free 1-855-385-4970.
The Oracle Medical Equipment Loan Closet is now available to Tri-Community residents in need of medical equipment. The closet is in need of donations of all forms of medical equipment (except hospital beds). Equipment must be in safe working condition. For information on how to borrow or to donate equipment, please contact Jane at 896-2516, Bill and Sharon at 896-2326, Lois at 896-9722 or Rachel at 896-9581.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays Join San Manuel’s Walking and Exercise Group. Healthy living doesn’t happen at the doctor’s office – exercise. From 8-9:30 a.m. at the San Manuel Senior Center on Avenue A. Sponsors ask for a $1 donation to help with the utility costs.
San Manuel Open Market is still going strong ever Saturday morning from 8 a.m. to noon at 801 McNab Parkway in front of the Community Presbyterian Church. Table space is only $5. There are lots of baked goods, food, coffee, craft items and swap meet bargains. Come and meet your friends and neighbors. For more information, contact Doris at 520-212-2244.
The Mammoth-Winkelman Early Head Start is accepting enrollment applications for children 0-3 years for the 2012-2013 school year. Children must be three before Aug. 31, 2012. Parents must bring in proof of birth, guardianship, income and immunizations. Children with disabilities accepted. Call 520-487-2843 for more information.
San Manuel Museum, located in the Elks Lodge breezeway, is operated by the San Manuel Historical Society. It is now open on Fridays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for you to come and see items from San Manuel’s history!
The San Manuel Thrift Store is looking for volunteers to work one day, or more, per week from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Thrift Store is run by the San Manuel Historical Society and proceeds from Thrift Store sales go to support the SM Museum, as well as the SM Library, Christmas Toy Drive, and other local charitable organizations.
Resource information for seniors is now available at Sun Life Clinic in San Manuel. Some of the information available is meant to aid caregivers in their work. Also available is medicine safety information for seniors. Stop in or call to get more information and phone numbers on these and other subjects. The office is open Monday and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 520-709-8322 or 1-800-293-9393or 363-9525 after 4pm for more information.
Need prayer? Call Community Presbyterian Church at 385-2381 and leave your prayer request. Messages will be checked daily. Also, you can join us for prayer Monday through Friday, 8-9 a.m., 801 McNab (top of McNab), San Manuel.
Come and have fellowship with us and if you don’t know Jesus, you can get to know Him at the First Baptist Church of Oracle on Sundays at 11 a.m. For more information, please call 520-808-3171.
Saxophone and brass instrument players are needed for the Noisemakers, the Tri-Community Band. You do not need to be an expert to participate. Call Rob Roberts at 385-4682 for more information.
The Mammoth Community Center, 101 Fifth St., is open every Wednesday from 1-3 p.m. for seniors. Join in on the games, information and refreshments. Senior potluck is held the second Wednesday of the month at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome and bring a friend.
Safe Journey House is offering a free 5-week support group for women who are, or who have been in an abusive situation. The group begins Tuesday, Oct. 9, and will be held from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Safe Journey House, 212 E. Fifth St., San Manuel. Please call 520-385-4970 or toll free 855-385-4970.
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT On Nov. 20 from 8 am – 4:30 pm Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens will be holding Medicare Open Enrollment as part of the SaddleBrooke Health Fair, 38759 S. Mountain Blvd., SaddleBrooke. Your healthcare changes from year to year, and your health plan may change the benefits and costs, each year, too. Open Enrollment is the one time of year that all people with Medicare can see what new benefits are offered and make changes to their coverage. Medicare Open Enrollment begins Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7.
DINNER AND DANCE A dinner and dance benefiting Christal and Mason Saunders will be held at the San Manuel Elks Lodge, 143 N. Eighth Ave., San Manuel, on Nov. 10. Dinner, dine in or carry out, begins at 5 p.m. and continues until sold out. Music by Haywire and Up the Creek begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $8 per plate. Dinner and raffle tickets may be purchased at event or in advance by contacting Christine Eaves by calling 520-419-0429, Jamie Myers at 520-705-7135, Angie and Aaron Woods at 520-820-3312 or 520-820-6333. Attendees are encouraged to wear pink.
WE THE PEOPLE We the People will hold its monthly meeting at the Oracle Court House on Sat., Nov. 10 at 9 am – 10:30 am. Doors open at 8:45 am. It is open to all residents of Pinal County. The guest speaker will be Sandi Smith, CEO and President of Pinal Partnership, an organization dedicated to improving research planning and coordination of private and public efforts related to the community development in Pinal County. For more information all Jane at 896-2516 or Jim at 520-870-5695
ORACLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY The Oracle Historical Society’s Annual Meeting will be held on Sun., Nov. 11, at 11 am. While visiting, be sure to pick up the latest issue of Front Porch News and view the exhibits. On Fri, Nov. 16 at 6 pm at the Acadia the OHS will host a Speaker Event featuring Cathy Ellis who has assembled historic photographs and will speak about the Bingham family history. There is no charge for all mentioned events and refreshments will be served.
CAC ARAVAIPA VETERAN SALUTE The Central Arizona College (CAC) will be saluting veterans with a series of campus tributes. On Wed., Nov. 7 at 11 am the Aravaipa campus will take part in this series of events through the Presentation of Colors, singing, singing of the National Anthem, special words of thanks, guest speakers and light snacks.The location will be D Building, 80440 E. Aravaipa Road. All CAC locations will be closed on Mon., Nov. 12, in observance of Veterans Day.
MOUNTAIN HEALTH & WELLNESS Mountain Health & Wellness- San Pedro Valley Region announce a Holiday Walk on Sat., Nov. 17 to raise money to be used to provide clothing and food resources for families in need during the holidays. Please register at Mountain Health & Wellness located on 980 Mt. Lemmon Road, Oracle, 8562. Please call for more information to 520-896-6019 or 520-896-6005. Please join us after the walk at Mountain Vista School located on 2618 El Paseo, Oracle, AZ 85623 for community activities.
PINITOS PARK MADDEN 13 TOURNAMENT Come to Pinitos Park in San Pedro on Sat., Nov. 24, for the 11 am sign-in for a Double Elimination Madden 13 Tournament on XBOX 360. Cost is $5 per player. Call DJ Navarro to sign your team up or catch him on Twitter @DJNavarro6.
PINITOS PARK BASKETBALL TOURNEY Come to Pintos Park in San Pedro on Sat., Nov. 24, for the 9 am sign-in for a 4 On 4 Double Elimination Basketball tourney. Cost is $5 per player. Call DJ Navarro to sign your team up. There is a 16 team limit.
Friday, Dec. 7th, 8 a.m., OWN, Oracle Women’s Network, invites local businesswomen to join them every month for a breakfast meeting in Oracle. November’s meeting will be held at the Oracle Community Center at 8 a.m. For reservations or more information, please email email@example.com.