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The Coming Events column is limited to events sponsored by nonprofit agencies, groups or clubs. Items should be brief, typewritten when possible, and must include the name and telephone number of the person submitting them. Deadline is three working days before the desired publication date. Free Coming Events forms are available at The Union office’s front counter.

Friday, Jan. 17


1-3:30 p.m., Grass Valley Senior Center. $1-admission, two cards for $1. If you want to join us for lunch at noon, call one day in advance for reservations. All ages welcome. 273-4961.

E.C.H.O. (Hearing


1 p.m., Lutz Center, Grass Valley. All ages welcome. 265-2665 or 477-8408 via relay 711.

Sierra Nevada Group of the Sierra Club

Potluck and program 6:30 p.m., Seaman’s Lodge, Pioneer Park, Nevada City. Guest speakers Craig Thomas, Chad Hanson, Don Jacobson, Warren Alford and Peter Elias. Bring your own utensils and a dish to share. 477-0117.

Sierra Zone Lions Spaghetti Feed

6 p.m., LOVE Building, Condon Park, Grass Valley. Sponsored by the Grass Valley Host, Nevada City and Yuba River Lions Clubs. Proceeds benefit Sierra Services for the Blind. Tickets $8-adults, $5-children under 12.

Widowed Persons

Association Chapter 14

Breakfast Bunch, 10 a.m., Apple Fare, Grass Valley. Reservations 432-1814.

Saturday, Jan. 18

Peace Center of Nevada County

vigil for “No War Toys” to educate and handout leaflets about healthy toys and fun play, 10:30-noon, near K-Mart, Grass Valley. 292-3310.

Peace Center of Nevada County

to bus to San Francisco for the coalition anti-war/pro-democracy rally and march. 470-9797.

Pet Adoptions

AnimalSave, 11 a.m.- 2 p.m., K-Mart, Grass Valley. 470-9400.

Placer County


“Peace on Earth Vigil”, 3-5 p.m., Corner Highway 49 and Elm Street in Auburn. Participants should bring their own signs. 878-1332.

San Juan Ridge Little League

sign-ups, 1-4 p.m., 29190 State Highway 49, North San Juan. 292-3515.

Teen Dance

7:30-10 p.m., Samba Soccer, Grass Valley. Sponsored by Nevada Union Jr. Miner Cheerleaders. No one older than junior high school allowed. An adult chaperoned event.


Penn Valley Hi Graders Lions Club

Thursday Meeting social hour 6:30 p.m., dinner 7:30 p.m., Penn Valley Fire Department, meeting room, Spenceville Road, Penn Valley. 432-2093.

International Order of Job’s Daughters

Thursday 7 p.m., Masonic Lodge, 126 S. Auburn St., Grass Valley.


Thursday Grass Valley Elks No. 538, doors open 5 p.m., early bird 6:30 p.m., Grass Valley Elks Lodge. Refreshments. 273-8342.

Manzanita Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden West

Wednesday Meeting, 7:30 p.m., Grass Valley Elks Lodge. 273-6767.

Placer County Peacemakers

Saturday “Peace on Earth Vigil”, 3-5 p.m., Corner Highway 49 and Elm Street in Auburn. Participants should bring their own signs. 878-1332.

Grass Valley Elks Lodge, 109 S. School St.

Grass Valley Veterans Bldg., 255 S. Auburn St.

Cal Fed Bank, 11751 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley.

Grass Valley Senior Center (formerly Senior Center), 11350 McCourtney Road, Grass Valley.

Madelyn Helling County Library, 980 Helling Way, off Maidu Avenue, Nevada City.

Nevada City Elks Lodge, 518 Highway 49, Nevada City.


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