Save the date

Aug. 22-26
Join us for Avalanche Ranch VBS! August 22-26 from 9:00-12:00. Registration 8:30-9:00 FREE Community Bible Church 113 S. Caves Ave. 541-592-3896.

Aug. 23
** WeThePeopleUnited of Josephine County will be having a follow-up public meeting on ODF SB762 and United Nation’s Agenda 2030 at Wild River Pizza in Cave Junction, from 6-8pm. We are currently running a GMRS Radio net on Mondays @ 7pm and starting a Ham Radio Group for the Valley. New members are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more information please email: wethepeopleunitedjoco@protonmail.com
Sept. 3 -5
I.V. Lions Club Labor Day Festival: Check out the vendor and parade applications in this week’s paper.

Oct. 14
Mark your calendar now! The CJ Farmers’ Market and Southern Oregon Guild presents the 7th Annual Upcycle Art and Furniture Contest with Trash Fashion show! First place $500 plus more cash prizes for all ages! Reuse and repurpose found objects to make a piece of art, sturdy piece of furniture or clothing item! Bring your finished piece to display at the Cave Junction Farmers’ Market Friday, Oct. 14 at 3:30 p.m.. Judging and awards will be given at 5 p.m. Questions? Contact cjfarmersmarketinfo@gmail.com

**Food Pantry Tuesdays 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Cave Junction Adventist/Community Services Food Distribution, 265 S. Old Stage Rd. Volunteers are needed to help stock, date check, sort food, pack boxes and handout food boxes, etc. to volunteer please email cavejunctionacs@gmail.com.
Contributions can by made out to the CJ Seventh- day Adventist Church and identify that they are in support of the Community Service by writing “CJACS” in the memo section of your check. Mail to: Cave Junction Seventh-day Adventist Church PO Box 330, Cave Junction, OR 97523

**Concerts in the Park Thursdays through Aug. 25, at Jubilee Park Music is on from 6 p.m.- 8 p.m.. The next concerts are Aug.18 6 p.m. to be announced and 7 p.m. is Rick Stanton, rockabilly/rock n’ roll and Aug. 25 will be Takilma rock ‘n roll/blues

**Take your bottles and cans to IVCanDo’s Cans for Kids behind the Chevron Station 10 – 2.

Volunteer Opportunities
**Adopt-A-Senior Volunteers wanted to assist senior and disabled residents in their home with light duty activities and to drive residents to doctor or grocery store. Gift cards are provided for volunteers. Background check and references required call 541-592-9781 or email ivwellnessresources@gmail.com.

** HIV Alliance offers services in Cave Junction every Tuesday from noon – 3 p.m. at Immanuel United Methodist Church (across from Shop Smart). Services include: Free and confidential HIV and Hep C testing. Needle Exchange and drop box (all syringes welcome), and overdose response and Naloxone training.