Soroptimist International of Grass Valley has received $2,500 from Wells Fargo Bank for the group’s KARE crisis nursery project.

The KARE board is working toward the purchase of a building to house the nursery.




Community Recovery Resources, formerly known as the Nevada County Substance Abuse and Treatment Center, is holding its annual fashion show and luncheon at 11 a.m. Nov. 2 at Trolley Junction. The function benefits the Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Prevention and Treatment Program.

The models for the event are from the Lake Wildwood 18- and nine-hole golf groups, Hope House and Soroptimists

For further information, call Julie at 432-1913 or Tex at 432-1554.

Nevada County Women’s

Bridge Club

New officers are Sarah McTighe, president; Ann Gray, vice president; Joyce Rowe, treasurer; and Mirriam Jones, secretary. Winners for this month’s meeting were Barbara Gault, Mildred Varnadoe, Ann Gray and Barbara Barnewolk.

Hosts were Fern Oehler and Mary Good. New members were Barbara Gault, Fae Harris and Barbara Barnewolk.

The club meets the first Friday of the month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Golden Empire Grange on La Barr Meadows Road. Visitors are encouraged to attend; partner are not required. For more information, call Joyce at 273-7809 or Sarah at 639-9887.

Items for Club News should focus on meetings, upcoming projects and special awards and should be no longer than 150 words. Submissions should be typed, if possible, and must be received by The Union by 5 p.m., five working days prior to publication. Call Janet Lee at 477-4203 for further information.

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Geraldine Kothe: Thank you, first responders


From all the residents of Grass Valley Senior Apartments, thank you to the firefighters, police department air support and everyone who responded to the Bennett Fire. God bless you all. You are all heroes.

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