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Club News: Congressional candidate Hall to address Democratic Women’s Club

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Past President Shanti Emerson congratulates new President Sushila Mertens who will open the 2014-2015 season of the Nevada County Democratic Women’s Club on Aug. 2 at Margarita’s Restaurant.
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Nevada County Democratic Women’s Club

Nevada County Democratic Women’s Club will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2 at Margarita’s Restaurant, 988 Plaza Dr. Grass Valley. The buffet menu is $13; reservations due by July 30 by phone or email, Carole at 205-9666 or c_chapman@cebridge.net.

Our speaker will be Nazneen Rydhan, the program coordinator of Emerge California which provides a leadership training program for Democratic women. Its goal is to encourage and prepare women to overcome any barriers that tend to limit women from choosing to enter a race for public office at the local, state or federal levels. We are aware that our Congress has fewer than 20 percent of seats held by women — woefully below many other nations. The process to apply for the 2014 training ends on Oct. 3. Our other speaker will be Heidi Hall who completed this training.

Hall, who has chosen to run for the Congressional seat in our District One race this year, will update members and guests on her campaign in Northern California. Our members strongly support this local resident with experience in government and a special interest in water issues that affect us all.

Gold Country Community Services

Country rhythm rocker Clod Headgate took time from his NCTV show to perform at our Friendship Wednesday lunch — and we enjoyed every note, as well as every delicious bite of our Swedish meatball lunch. Next week’s menu features beef Stroganoff, chicken Dijon, fish and chips, finger lickin chicken and cube steak with mushroom sauce.

Lunch is served at noon weekdays in our popular High Noon Cafe, and the suggested donation is just $3 per meal. Early arrival is always smart – and if you phone ahead, we’ll have a place set for you.

If you have a valid driver’s license, a car, and you care about homebound seniors in our community, please consider becoming one of our meals-on-wheels volunteer drivers. A few hours one day a week is all it takes, yet you would make a huge difference to those who rely on us for nutrition and a friendly “hello.”

For lunch reservations, information about our classes, activities, services and volunteer opportunities – phone 273.4961. You’re welcome to stop by. Reception is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 1p.m. We’re located in the Nevada City Senior Apartments, 841 Old Tunnel Rd., Grass Valley. Visit http://www.goldcountrycenter.org for more information.

American Legion Auxiliary – Frank Gallino Unit 130

Delegates Julie Slater, Melise Munroe, Babara Ross and Arline Kenney attended sessions of the 95th Department of California Convention in Santa Clara. Over 650 delegates and alternates heard reports of the Department (State) Chairmen. National American Legion Auxiliary President Nancy Brown-Park was keynote speaker, urging members to “pass it on” and to inspire the next generation of volunteers. The convention sessions were presided over by Department President Anita Biggs. Twenty nine Districts comprised of 270 Units contributed over $63,000 and thousands of volunteer hours to Department Programs plus thousands more dollars and volunteer hours to their local veterans, families and communities.

Frank Gallino Unit 130 Americanism Chairman Suellen Warner and her committee reviewed over 38 Americanism Essays and awarded certificates and cash awards to seven participants. Veronica Rutherford of Magnolia Intermediate School read her essay “What Does the “Pledge of Allegiance Mean to Me?” at the Memorial Day Observance in Grass Valley. [4,296 students participated in this Essay Contest statewide.]

More than 2,000 poppies were distributed to local residents during May “Poppy Month”. Members of Unit 130 thank the generous members of our community for their support of this program. All funds raised are designated to be used for veterans and their families (318,500 poppies were made by veterans for distribution in California).

Education Chairmen Sandra Haines, Julie Slater and committee reviewed many scholarship applications and awarded scholarship gifts to local high school graduates Michael Faudoa, Parker Rhodes, and Lauren Brennan (125 scholarships were given statewide as well as six Department Educational Assistance scholarships).

Unit 130’s Past President’s Nursing Scholarship was awarded to Emily Pearce. Hannah Zea was awarded the District 7 Nursing Scholarship and the Department of California Nursing Scholarship of $2,000.

Madeline Bachus, Bear River High School; Eden Baker, Nevada Union High School, and Sydnee Papera, Forest Lake Christian High School attended the 71st session of California Girls State at McKenna College in Claremont June 23-28. They were interviewed and selected by Girls State Chairman Janet Hessel and her committee. Members of Unit 130 look forward to their reports in October (474 young women attend the session).

President Julie Slater, 1st Vice President Lori Arseneault, and 2nd Vice President Marcia Shelley have been elected and installed to serve during the year 2014/2015. Frank Gallino Unit 130, chartered in 1928, plans to continue service to our veterans, their families, our military overseas and our community.

Mother Lode Toastmasters

A quarter million people attend Toastmasters every week. Why? Because it is amazing. At the Monday, July 14 meeting of Mother Lode Toastmasters, Tod Herman’s speech was on safe storage of firearms in the home. This useful, informative speech won Tod the title of best speaker. Emma Santa presented information about the history of health insurance, and how it has change as a result of the Affordable Care Act. Carolyn Mackinlay and Janai Carlson gave stellar evaluations of both speeches, thus helping all of us to learn and grow. Janai Carlson was voted best evaluator. Annabelle Robbins led Table Topics, the segment when we practice extemporaneous speaking. Lucinda Porter’s impression of an alien from an imaginary planet won Table Topics.

Mother Lode Toastmasters Club welcomes guests to all its meetings at Eskaton Village in Grass Valley on Mondays at 6:45pm. A map and other information may be found at motherlode.toastmastersclubs.org, or contact Lucinda Porter at (530) 274-9010 or lucindaporter@yahoo.com.

Nevada County Genealogical Society Study Group

The seventh session of “Computers for Genealogy” will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, in the Community Room of the Madelyn Helling Library. The classs and handout will cover genealogy websites that help with research. Donna Dugle Young will focus on her 20 top choices of more than 300,000 sites available.

The meetings are open to the public, free of charge. Contact Dugle Young at ddugle@pacbell.net or 530-477-0192 for information.

Golden Empire Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility Auxiliary

The Auxiliary is not having any meetings until September but activities are continuing. New members are always welcome and anyone who would be interested in helping with Bingo games, Church services, Ceramics, Sunshine, Visitation or help in the Pamper Parlor can get information by contacting Membership Chair Barbara Ford at 273-6084 or President Iona Terry at 477-5405

Daughters of American Revolution

The Captain John Oldham Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution invites new members to its active, nonpolitical, woman’s service organization. Their mission is to promote historic preservation, education and patriotism. The only requirement for membership is a proven linage to a Revolutionary War patriot, be it soldier, gunsmith, public servant, providing provisions or comfort, etc. Genealogists are available for assistance. For further information please email Emily Boling at anty_m@sbcglobal.net.

Sierra Singles Club

For the summer, the Sierra Singles Club will be enjoying members-only events. Check back with us in September when membership will reopen again. For information, contact Shirley Maylett at 530-273-5637.

Nevada County Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence

The Nevada-Placer Chapter of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence is devoted to creating an America free from gun violence, where all Americans are safe at home, at school, at work, at place of worship, and in our communities. We work to educate families about gun violence prevention and to help create and support public policy, legislation and regulations for sensible gun laws at the state and national levels. We seek to reduce firearm injury and death by keeping weapons out of dangerous hands. Contact bradynevadaplacer@gmail.com for more information.

Sierra Nevada California Chapter 12 of the Blue Star Mothers of America

We will be meeting on Saturday, July 19 at Siena’s (formerly Perko’s), 1000 Plaza Drive in Grass Valley. Breakfast is at 9 a.m., and the meeting starts at 10 a.m. If you are a mother, adoptive mother, stepmother, foster mother, grandmother or legal guardian who has a son or daughter who is serving, or has been honorably discharged from the Armed Forces of the United States, we invite you to join us.

To learn more, please visit http://www.sierranevadabsma.org.

Nevada County Tea Party

We look forward to our next meeting at Western Gateway Park on July 23. It’s our birthday — everyone is welcome to join us. Tea Party co-founder Mark Meckler will be our guest speaker. Bring a side dish to share and a beverage of your choice. We’ll do the barbecue. Free to all.

Nevada County Tea Party meets once each month, we have a Patriot Speak Out, giving all guests five minutes to highlight what is important to them. We always have some of the best deserts, hot coffee and cold water. This is always free to attend and we welcome everyone. For more information on what we do please visit our website at http://www.nevadacountyteaparty.org or give us a call at 530-270-9004.

The Tapestry Network

Our third annual “Saved by 2nd Base” softball tournament at 9 a.m. on July 19 at Memorial Park. All money goes to pay for mammograms for those in need. Please support by playing (women and coed) or donate a raffle item!

For more information contact Insight Imaging at 530-273-2720.

Gold Country Italian American Club

Join us for lunch, games and socializing every third Tuesday at various restaurants. Call Don at 530-271-7491 for more information. Don’t forget to ask about Bocci ball and dinner. Also visit us at the Italian cultural booth for Italian sausage sandwiches at the Thursday Night Market in Grass Valley.

Nevada County Online

Learn about Social Media Marketing at the Nevada County Online (NCO) monthly Meetup held the fourth Tuesday of every month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the at the Madelyn Helling Library. NCO is the largest business Meetup group in Nevada County with 372 members. The website is: http://www.nevadacountyonline.com/. NCO is for online beginners and experts and everyone in between. All Meetups are open to the public. A $5 donation is requested. RSVP online at http://www.meetup.com/NevadaCountyOnline/. Please park down the hill and not in the library parking lot.

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous

This is a 12 step program open to anyone — men and women— who thinks they may have a problem with sex or love addiction. SLAA groups meet twice a week in Grass Valley, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, and from 6 to 7 p.m. on Sundays. The group meets at the Unitarian Universalist Community of the Mountains, lower level, 246 S. Church St., Grass Valley.

For information call 916-552-1442 or sacslaa@gmail.com.

The Nevada County Genealogical Society’s Study Group

Our meetings are open to the public, free of charge. For more information contact: Donna Dugle Young at ddugle@pacbell.net or call 530-477-0192.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous

Are you having trouble controlling the way you eat? Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) is a free Twelve Step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, under-eating or bulimia. Meetings are held Thursdays at Auburn Grace Community Church, 3126 Olympic Way, Room 114 in Auburn at 7 p.m. For more information or a list of additional meetings throughout the U.S. and the world, call 781-932-6300 or locally at 530-885-4292, or visit http://www.foodaddicts.org.

The Newcomers Club of Nevada County

Newcomers Club is a women’s social organization open to all ladies who are residents of Nevada County regardless of how long they have lived in the area. All are welcome and may join at any time. For more information, call 530-478-1114 or 530-470-9191 or visit our website at http://www.newcomersnc.org.

Nevada City Inner Wheel (spouses and friends of Rotary)

There are Inner Wheel clubs in the USA as well as all over the world. Inner Wheel club was founded, in England in 1924. The first club and District in the United States were founded in Sacramento, in 1970. In 1985 Nevada City IW was founded and in 1990 Grass Valley IW club formed. In 1992, Grass Valley IW disbanded and those who wanted to stay on joined the Nevada City club. We presently have 15 members and are growing. As of November 1913, District 519 (our District) has donated $442,000 to IWUSA Foundation and that 56 children have been fitted with Myoelectric limbs. There are 10 children waiting at the present time for theirs.

We are planning to host a District Meeting and lunch in September and are working on the details. The organizations we support are KARE Crisis Nursery, Women of Worth, Domestic Violence and Salvation Army. If you are interested in our club, or if you have questions, call Carole at 530-265-6989.

The Gold Country LeTip Group

We meet every Wed from 11:30 to 1 p.m. at Kane’s in downtown Grass Valley. This business group is a wonderful and fun way to help build your business and add further service to your clients. Check out our Facebook page at Gold Country LeTip to learn more about the group or call Pamela Morey at 530-913-7308.

Sierra Wine and Grape Growers Association (SWGGA)

Our club meets monthly on the third Thursday of every month at 7 p.m., usually at Ponderosa Hall (Gate 2) at the Nevada County Fairgrounds.

If you are interested in growing grapes, making wine, wine tasting or learning about wine in general, please join us for cheese and crackers at our monthly meetings and bring a bottle of your favorite wine for all to taste. You do not have to be a grower or winemaker to join our group! We have fascinating speakers at our meetings discussing subjects like vineyard management, winemaking or critiquing wine. We have a summer picnic, a holiday party every year and fund an educational scholarship to a local student.

For more information about SWGGA, visit http://www.swgga.org.

The Gold Country German-American Club

On July 4, the club participated in the parade in Nevada City with a chalet float, and the Alpine Dancers performed. Summer is a good time for new dancers to start learning German folk dancing. If interested call David at 530-432-2236 for more information. See photos of the dancers in action in the June newsletter which can be found on the club website For general club information call Christa at 530-272-6095. Or check us out online at http://www.goldcountrygermanamericanclub.org where you will learn about our events and activities such as Oktoberfest, hiking, German dancing, and conversational German classes.

Nevada County Multiple Sclerosis Support Group

Meetings are from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the last Friday of the month at the Glenbrook Apartment Complex (in the Community Room), 265 Sutton Way, Grass Valley. We sometimes have speakers, or review education programs. Some meetings are more of an open discussion. Resources are available for anyone who wants them. The group members have experience with different therapies and treatment options. If you are affected by MS and would like to talk with others in a relaxed, supportive, positive, confidential atmosphere come check us out. Light refreshments are served. The meeting is open to anyone affected by MS (patients, caregivers, family members, friends, medical staff, etc.). For more information, call Erica at 530-559-4517.

The Craft Guild of Nevada County

We are open to all that is interested in sharing their craft with others. During winter months Guild meetings are at 6 p.m. the last Tuesday of each month in the Houser Conference Room at the Superintendent of Schools Office, 112 Nevada City Highway in Nevada City. The Guild is a nonprofit community service organization. Over the years donations have been made to a number of local charitable groups. Guild members also provide monthly tray favors for several local senior care facilities as well as holiday gifts for the residents and home bound seniors at Christmas time. We are supporting the Interfaith Food Ministry this year with monthly food donations provided by our members. To learn more about what Guild members are doing check out the Guild’s Blog, http//craftguildofnevadacounty.blogspot.com and our Facebook page. For more information about the Guild visit http//www.craftguildnevadacounty.org.

Sierra Table Tennis

Open-play table tennis, 7 to 10 p.m. Mondays at Echo Ridge School, 15504 Liberty Circle Dr. in Nevada City. For information, call 530-265-2834.


Improvisation fun. We meet every Wednesday at the “Loft” in Grass Valley from 7:45 to 9:15 p.m., call for directions. We create a fun and safe atmosphere with interactive games to explore our inner comedian and to just have a good time.

Call 530-277-2295 for more information or just show up. A small donation is usually asked for to cover room expenses.

Nevada County Horseman Incorporated

We are celebrating the year of the horse. NCHI seeks to promote horsemanship throughout the community and to provide a friendly and wholesome social environment for young and old alike. You’re always welcome to stop in at one of the monthly meetings, the second Friday of the month or events. Now accepting new member applications. For more information, email green4564@gmail.com.

Peripheral neuropathy support group

Do you have painful feet or numbness? The peripheral neuropathy support group meets at 1:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at the Grass Valley United Methodist Church, 236 South Church St. in Grass Valley. We don’t cure, but suggest relief and comfort. We exchange ideas and share information and experiences. You are not alone in your discomfort. For more information, call 530-268-1017.

The Golden Empire Sam’s

If you are looking for a very friendly group that has a lot of fun activities, good food and friendly members, please join us for one of our camp outs as a guest. Looking forward to hearing from you! Call 530-477-1799 or 530-263-2035.

Parkinson’s Support Group

Our group meets at 1:30 p.m. on the second Friday of each month in the Activity Room on the second floor of the main building at Atria Senior Living Center (previously Quail Ridge), 150 Sutton Way, Grass Valley.

Come share experiences and information with others who have Parkinson’s. Family members and caregivers are welcome. For more information, contact Nancy at 530-272-7950 or Pete at 530-273-4804.

Healing Through Loss And Grief Support Group

Anyone who has experienced a significant loss, whether current or from the past, is welcome. There is no charge to participate. For more information, visit http://lossandgrief.org.

Friends of Hospice

Come and volunteer at Friends of Hospice (530-247-5121) and do the very worthwhile job of working on events to raise money for the use of Hospice of the Foothills. FOH has no paid members and all of the monies raised is used for the benefit of Hospice of the Foothills.

Al-Anon Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families

We meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday nights at The Peace Lutheran Church, 828 W. Main St., Classroom 5 in Grass Valley. This meeting is for women only.

Nevada City Lions

The Nevada City Lions meet at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at Seamans Lodge. For membership information contact Membership Chair John Meyer, 530-272-0588 or President Chuck Woerner, 530-265-2039.

Chapter Preceptor Nu Delta of Beta Sigma Phi

We are a social, cultural and service-oriented sisterhood for women all around the world. With chapters in 20 countries, you can be sure you’ll have a new group of friends whenever it’s time to relocate. Our local chapter meets twice a month at noon on Mondays at a member’s home. We support several local philanthropic organizations and have an informative cultural program at each meeting.

For information, call club president Lois Robinson at 530-272-6804 or vice-president Georgine Wasley, who is in charge of membership, at 530-265-4424.

Move to Amend

We are a national, grass roots coalition that works toward overcoming corporate power by building momentum for a Constitutional Amendment that would make it clear that civil rights are intended for human beings, not for corporations. The “We the People Amendment” would not only overturn the 2010 Supreme Court decision, Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, but would also abolish “corporate personhood” and declare that money is not the same as speech.

For more information, visit http://www.NevadaCountyMoveTo Amend.org, or visit the national website, http://www.MoveToAmend.org.

Sons In Retirement (SIR)

SIRS is a non-profit organization for retired men devoted to the promotion of independence and dignity of retirement. The SIR Branch 11’s luncheon meetings are on the first Thursdays of the month at the Lake Wildwood Club House. Social hour starts at 11 a.m. and the luncheon meeting begins at noon followed by a guest speaker or entertainment. Lady guests are invited to our May and December meetings. Members do not have to live in Lake Wildwood. Go to our website at http://www.sirbranch11.com to learn more about us.

To inquire about becoming a member, please e-mail us at sir.branch11@yahoo.com.

Nevada County Republican Women Federated

There are no monthly meetings in July and August. Meetings are held at Alta Sierra Country Club in Grass Valley. Social Hour begins at 11:30 a.m. and meetings begin at noon. Reservations are required. For information about membership call 530-78-0636, email NCRWF at NCRWF@hotmail.com or visit the website at http://www.nevadacountyrwf.org.

Duplicate Bridge Club

We meet at the Golden Empire Grange on La Barr Meadows. The weekly schedule is as follows: Mondays: 9:30 a.m.; Tuesdays:12:30 p.m.; Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays: 1 p.m. at Eskaton; Fridays: 12:30 p.m. We offer free bridge lessons for those new to the game or wanting to brush up their skills. These classes meet on Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. to noon. Email Bill Jones at bill1jones@yahoo.com for more information.

The Sierra Express Bicycle Club

We offer rides for all levels of riders. Every week there are several rides that you can join. The motto on all led club rides is “No Rider Left Behind.” The benefit of being a club member is that you get regular notices about rides. Or, you can post your own ride on the club’s list-serv. Go to http://sierraexpress.org to join. If you’re new to the area and wonder where it’s reasonably safe to ride, being a member of this friendly group of bicyclists will get you started.

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Auxiliary

The Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital hosted a Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon for the hospital Auxiliary at Alta Sierra Country Club. Volunteers routinely supply 1,100 hours each month to several departments at the hospital along with raising funds through various vendor sales and the operating of a gift shop. All funds raised benefit the hospital in the form of equipment and/or supplies. Applications to join the SNMH Auxiliary can be found on line at http://www.snmh.org/whoweare or can be picked up the main lobby or outpatient lobby at the hospital.

Gold Country Miniature Society

Our club enjoys making doll houses and doll house accessories. We build miniatures in all scales and have a variety of interesting projects throughout the year. We meet at 11 a.m. on the first Wednesday of each month. There are, also, three other miniature clubs in the area which get together on different days. If you are interested in this fun hobby, email Barbara at bathca@gmail.com or Pat at pat@beachesbeaches.com.

Gold Country Yacht Club

The Gold Country Yacht Club meets the second Wednesday of every month, excluding December. We meet at Scotts Flat Lake. Bring something to barbecue and something to share. Dinner begins at 6 p.m. and the Commodore’s bell is at 7 p.m. All salts, with or without a boat, are welcome to attend. Questions? Please visit our website http://www.gcyc.net.

AAUW Nevada County Branch

For more than 75 years, the AAUW Nevada County Branch has been striving to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. AAUW membership is open to individuals with an associate, baccalaureate or higher degree from a qualified educational institution. For individuals who do not meet the educational requirement, but are interested in participating in branch interest groups and other activities, the Nevada County Branch offers “Friends of AAUW” membership. For more information visit http://www.nevadacounty-ca.aauw.net or call 530-470-9395.

Nevada County Walkers

We are a walking group of 710 members who walk 7+ days per week, would like to invite you to come by and let us personally invite you to join us in a walk, hike or other activity. We have more than one walk/ activity in a day! We walk seven days a week and also play Bocce Ball every other Tuesday and bowl alternating Tuesdays. We play Pickleball Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. We plan hikes like the one 36 of us attended Monday March 24 to Fairy Falls in Spenceville. We support local trail builders like Forest Trail Alliance and we participate in trail maintenance throughout the year.

American Chronic Pain Association

We meet monthly to facilitate peer support and education for individuals with chronic pain and their families. The group hosts knowledgeable speakers on a regular basis who give helpful information on ways to live more fully in spite of pain. Group members also share experiences as well as support and encourage one another.

The American Chronic Pain Association meets at 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. For room location and other information, contact Jeanne Spring at 530-432-0247.

Grandmothers for Peace

We meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Unitarian Universalist Church at the corners of Church and Walsh Streets, Grass Valley (please enter through the door on Walsh St.).

Join us as we plan activities and projects to focus awareness on creating a world of peace for this and future generations.

You don’t have to be a biological grandmother. For information, call Shirley at 530-265-5545 or e-mail Grannies4peace@hotmail.com.

The Palestine-Israel Working Group of Nevada County (PIWG)

We advocate for human rights, equality and justice for all in Palestine and Israel. Everyone who is interested in peace in the Middle East is welcome to join us. Our weekly vigil of Women and Men in Black Thursdays, 5:15 to 6 p.m. on the Broad Street bridge in Nevada City has resumed. We have signs to share, and everyone who believes in human rights, equality and justice for all people is welcome to participate.

The Widowed Persons Association

Our Association is dedicated to helping widowed persons, both men and women of all ages, to made new friends, have new activities and a new direction to their lives following the loss of their loved one. Should you be interested in our group and would like further information please call Eileen at 530-272-2487 or Kent at 530-432-1779.

Gold Country Reciprocity Bureau

The philanthropic educational organization has six local chapters in Nevada and Placer counties. They benefit their scholarship funds which provide scholarships to local women for their college or continuing college education. For 145 years, the P.E.O. sisterhood has been striving to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. Over 88,000 women have benefited from P.E.O.’s educational scholarships, loans, awards and projects. For more information, visit the P.E.O. website, http://www.peointernationa.org.

Hope Bearers

We are available to provide Christ-centered support for all who are faced with the challenges of cancer or other chronic illness. Whether you are a patient, spouse, family member, friend or caregiver — you don’t have to go it alone. Our hope is in God and we are here for you. We offer prayer, fellowship, love and encouragement to keep our faith strong in the midst of perhaps the most difficult circumstances of our lives.

We are available for confidential ‘one on one’ or group meetings as needed by request. If you have questions or need prayer, feel free to contact Edda Hunter at 530-432-2862 or Sally Landsburg at 530-273-1468.

For more information and to RSVP please contact Erica McGee at 530-559-4517 or email erica.msgroup@gmail.com.

Gold Country Welcome Club

Our club has something for everyone — literally! If you’re looking to find people with similar interests, check out this active bunch. There’s a group that plays poker. Don’t like poker? How about pinochle, or bunco, bridge or mah jong?

Not into games? How about kayaking, or hiking or snow skiing? Not athletic? No problem. There are brainiacs that meet once a month to talk about investing…wood workers that share ideas on their talents … a craft group that comes up with amazing ideas for the home. Garden Club, Men’s Group (great monthly speakers), Women’s Group with lots of theatre and other activities.

For more information or to join the club go to http://www.NCNugget.com, or call 530-478-0999.

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