Community Briefs: December 12, 2012
Board members sought
Two openings on the Willows Police Activities League board of directors are open.
The league is a non-profit organization committed to offer the youth of Willows a wide variety of activities.
Applications are available at the Willow Recreation Department, 201 N, Lassen St., Willows.
For more information, call the recreation department at 934-7043.
Book sale starts
Friends of the Willows Public Library will hold a book sale through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and from 11 a.m. — 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, through Dec. 22.
Books are 50 percent off and include over 800 hard back and paperback books.
All proceeds benefit the Willows Public Library, 201 N. Lassen St., Willows.
December meeting canceled
The Dec. 20 meeting of the Northern Sacramento Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Technical Advisory Committee is canceled.
The next meeting will take place at 9 a.m. Jan. 17 at Willows City Hall, 201 N. Lassen St., Willows.
Turkey certificates available
Saint Monica's Church will donate 75 gift certificates to local needy families. The $15 ticket is good for the purchase of a turkey at Sani Food Market, from 9-10 a.m. on Dec. 21 at Willows Human Resource Agency Food Bank, 420 E. Laurel St.
For questions, please call Jamie Hashman at 934-1577 or Pedro Bobadilla at 934-1588.
Bell ringers needed
Volunteers are needed for one hour or more on to staff the Salvation Army Red Kettle on Dec. 23-24, located in front of Wal-Mart.
Last year, more than $4,000 was given at the Willows location and in the past 10 years over $18,000 has been donated.
If you or an organization you belong to is interested, please contact Pastor Keith Corum at 680-7954 or 934-3490.
Open Gym times scheduled
The Willows Recreation Department will supervise Open Gym at Willows Intermediate School over winter break.
The gym will be open to play basketball from 5-7 p.m. Dec. 24, 26-28, and Jan. 1-4.
Gym supervisor is Raina Arnold.
For more information call the Willows Recreation Department at 934-7043.