for our Forest Environment
of SAFE and other environmentally related meetings, events, etc.
2012 SAFE MEETINGS & POTLUCKS
are held in SUNDAY in MARCH, JUNE, and NOVEMBER (annual meeting).
Next SAFE meeting is SUN NOV 10 in Weaverville at
Bob Morris residence.
SUN NOV 10: LEWISTON - SAFE ANNUAL MEETING & POTLUCK at Bob
residence on Little Browns Creek. Arrive between 9am and 10am.
Coffee and scones will be served. Promptly at 10am-12noon:
Wilderness map meeting (for those SAFE members who are interested).
12pm-1pm: Bring a bag lunch and eat and hike around the property. Or
stay inside, eat and visit. 1pm-4pm: Annual SAFE Meeting. 4pm:
Potluck. Please bring a potluck dish to share. For directions: call
Bob at 623-5410. More info: call 623-5410 or email
SUN NOV 10: HAYFORK
- TIMBERJACKS 4H CLUB MEETING at Hayfork Youth
Center at 5pm. Projects in swine, dairy goats,
horses, poultry, beekeeping, sewing, electronics
& electric, etc. Membership is open to
children 5 and older and to parents or
caretakers who would like to volunteer time to
teach a skill or supervise a project. Children
can become members even if parent is unable to
lead a project, but they must attend meetings
regularly. Visitors are welcome but must follow
fairgrounds and 4-H rules of conduct. More info:
call Kathy at 628-4221 or 628-4400. Second
Sunday each month.
WED NOV 13: HAYFORK - OFFICE HOURS FOR SUPERVISORS JOHN FENLEY &
KARL FISHER at Trinity County Fairgrounds 1:30pm-4pm. Second
Wednesday each month.
SAT NOV 16: WEAVERVILLE - TRINITY HOMEGROWN FOODS NORTH COUNTY
CHAPTER MEETING at Young Family Ranch at 10am. Different
presentation each month. All THF events are free and open to
everyone and usually include some kind of a potluck or shared food.
You can pick up free seeds from THF seed bank. General meetings are
held at Young Family Ranch, unless specified otherwise. If you are
interested in influencing the content of local presentations please
to survey page on UC Extension website so that you can let
them know what kind of presentations & workshops you'd like them
to put on. It'll only take a minute of your time and you'll be a
better person for it. Third Saturday each month.
TUES NOV 19: HAYFORK
MEETING at Northern Delights Coffeehouse at 7pm.
Different presentation each month.
HC events are always free. They do ask for
donations for presenters and for Northern
Delights for providing such a pleasant place to
meet. Check out books from Hayfork Cooperative’s
lending library managed by Judy Godair. Feel
free to bring seeds, plants, bulbs, etc. to
share. If you have magazines and periodicals
that you are finished with and would like to
give them to others before recycling them, feel
free to bring them to share. They do not ask for
dues as this is a cooperative. However, please
support Northern Delights with your business or
a small donation. They want each of you to have
a say in the programs and in the decisions. They
are here to guide only, not to push a program.
More info or if you have suggestions talk to:
Susan Bower, Garrett Spillane, Peggy Siers,
Adrian Keyes, or Todd Taylor. All are welcome to
join them for this free event. Third Tuesday
WED NOV 20: HAYFORK - COMMUNITY PLAN ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING
(HCPAC) at Trinity County Fairgrounds meeting room at 6pm. Public is
welcome to attend and participate. More info or to request an agenda
by mail: call Bob or Jan Mountjoy at 628-4474. Agendas are also
available at Hayfork Library the week before the meeting. Third
Wednesday each month. NOTE: Please confirm this meeting as it
may not be happening this month!!
WED NOV 20: HYAMPOM - HYAMPOM COMMUNITY SERVICES DISTRICT BOARD OF
DIRECTORS MEETING at 7pm. HCSD governs operations of Hyampom
Volunteer Fire Department (HymVFD). HymVFD services include both
structure and wildland firefighting, and emergency medical services
provided by staffing and operating the Hyampom Ambulance. Recently,
HCSD has also been responsible for coordinating, planning, and
implementation of fire safe grants and fuels reduction projects
within Hyampom Valley. Currently, meeting notifications and agendas
are posted on community bulletin board. Their goal is to also use
email to communicate with interested community members. Additional
emails may include notifications about a change in meeting times
and/or dates, special meetings, and fire safe planning or project
activities. If you'd like to be on HCSD email list: email John Rapf
at firstname.lastname@example.org or Pat Mortensen at email@example.com.
Third Wednesday each month.
THURS NOV 21: SOUTHERN TRINITY,
CA - HUMBOLDT-TRINITY RECREATION ALLIANCE
(HTRA) MEETING at home of Millie Pollard
(432 Van Duzen Road) at 6:30pm. More info:
call Gail Glass at 707-574-6269. Third
Thursday each month.
THURS NOV 21: WEAVERVILLE - TRINITY COUNTY FIRE SAFE COUNCIL MEETING
conference room on Horseshoe Lane (behind front office) at 7pm. More
info or for agenda: contact Noreen Doyas or Pat Frost at Trinity
County Resource Conservation District (TCRCD) at 623-6004. Fourth
Thursday each month. NOTE: Changed day this month, due to
WED DEC 4:
LEWISTON, CA - GARDEN CLUB
MEETING at Community
Center. Social time is
12:30-1pm. Meeting &
presentation at 1pm.
afterward. Guests always
welcome. First Wednesday
each month. More info:
call Carolyn Rhody at
WEEKLY FARMERS MARKETS MAY - OCTOBER:
Buy local and organic!
TUESDAYS in HAYFORK - FARMERS MARKET
across from Post Office Square 10am -12noon (or later). The Cordtz
family will be selling produce and plants, with potential additional
vendors showing up. NOTE: Fridays 4pm-7pm is is the
official Hayfork Farmers Market day with all the vendors. TUES
OCT 1 is probably last Tuesday market day.
WEDNESDAYS in WEAVERVILLE - FARMERS MARKET
at Highland Art Center Meadow 4pm-7pm. Produce, sprouts, plants,
flowers, herbal products, and more. Laughing Tree catering truck
will be selling their yummy food. Live music by various local
musicians and groups.
FRIDAYS in HYAMPOM - FARMERS MARKET
outside of Community Hall in mornings. Contact a vendor for the
FRIDAYS in HAYFORK - FARMERS MARKET
across from Post Office Square 4pm-7pm. Produce, sprouts, and
flowers. FRI OCT 4 is probably last Hayfork market day!
SUNDAYS in LEWISTON - COMMUNITY FARMERS
MARKET behind the Moose Lodge 10am-2pm. Vendors pay
.60 cents for a 12x12 space since that is what the Market Manager is
required to charge. If you are wanting to sell produce contact
Angela Blanchard at 623-1356 to get your permits. If you want to
join in on the event please do! If you want to sign up or have any
questions call 778-3691 or email to Jacquelyn_waggoner@hotmail.com.
TRINITY COUNTY CHILDREN'S GARDEN PROJECT
needs your help! Their funding was cut pretty hard this year and
they are trying to raise funds to keep their garden sites in Hayfork
and Weaverville alive. Desiree Coutinho, coordinator of Trinity
County Children's Garden Project invites you to help save our
Children's Garden Project. If you would like to donate to the cause,
call Desiree Coutinho, Weaverville coordinator, at 541-864-0210; or
Shaunee Carini, Hayfork coordinator, at 628-5258.
"75% of food and fiber we grow
today was discovered and cultivated by native farmers and
hunter-gatherers of North, Central and South America. These
indigenous varieties include corn, beans, peanuts, cotton,
potatoes, tomatoes, chili peppers, avocados, blueberries,
cranberries, strawberries, squashes, black walnuts, pecans,
chocolate, tobacco, rubber, sunflowers, and medicinal herbs and