TEMPORARY PARTIAL ROAD CLOSURE
Due to the installation of new recycled water pipelines, the City of Escondido advises motorists that Harding Street between Washington Avenue & Valley Parkway will be reduced to a partial lane closer effective, Monday, May 2, through Monday, May 16,. All work to be performed between 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Residents and businesses will have driveway access at all times along Harding Street from Washington Ave. or Valley Parkway.
Persons with questions or comments may contact Greg Gomez, MBI, resident engineer at 760-902-7249, Mark Lewis, City of Escondido Field Engineering Inspector II, at 760-807-1121 or Wayne Papac, MBI Project Construction Manager at 619-247-7828.
The new pipes are part of the City’s Recycled Water Easterly Main Extension Project, which will deliver reclaimed water to eastern Escondido.
CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OFFERS SUMMER CAMP
San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum in Escondido is accepting reservations for its Discovery Summer Camp.
Explore, imagine, and experiment through hands-on science, at, and world culture activities in the museum’s Discovery Summer Camp.
One Week Sessions (June 27-July 1, July 11-August 12, 2016)
Entering Kindergarten through Grade 3
Each week has a new theme focused on Science, Art, and World Culture activities Camp Hours:
AM session: 9 a.m. – noon
PM session: 1– 4 p.m.
FULL day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The museum limits camp size to 20 kids to provide an enriched experience.
You must register at least 2 weeks in advance.
Sessions with less than 6 campers may be cancelled.
Campers along with one adult will get free Museum admission before or after camp on registered camp days.
Register online before May 31st and use discount code: SUMMERCAMP to receive $10 off!
Register online today.
CLASSICAL ACADEMY PRESENTS SHREK
Classical Academy High School presents
“Shrek The Musical” at The Maxine Theater located at Valley Center High School
May 27 at 4 p.m. & 8 p.m.
May 28 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
May 29 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
For tickets, go to www.CAHSarts.com
POLL WORKERS NEEDED
Poll workers, especially those who are bilingual in any one of eight specific languages, are needed for the June 7 Presidential Primary Election.
The Registrar’s office is required by federal law to provide bilingual speakers and voting materials to voters who speak Spanish, Filipino, Vietnamese and Chinese.
To become a poll worker, applicants must be a U.S. citizen and registered to vote in California, or lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United States. Poll workers must have transportation to their assigned polling location, access to the internet to take an online training and attend a two-hour class in person.
Poll workers receive a stipend ranging from $75 to $175 depending on the assignment. Those who are bilingual receive an additional $15 if they are assigned to provide language assistance to voters.
GALACTIC ADVENTURE FUNDRAISER
The Escondido Kiwanis Club will present its largest fundraiser of the year, the Galactic Adventure Megabucks Fundraiser, May 21, 5 p.m. at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 340 N. Escondido Blvd.
Much needed funds will be raised for community children and Rady’s Children’s Hospital.
Costumes are appreciated but not required. San Diego “Star Wars” Society characters will be featured.
The party begins at 5 p.m. There will be a $5,000 Grand Prize and additional $500 prices. There will be dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment.
Cost is$100 per person. Make checks payable to the Kiwanis Club of Escondido Foundation. For more information call: 760-739-9802 and ask for Fran or Louise.
CALAFIA’S MAGICAL CIRCLE
Weather permitting, Queen Califia’s Magical Circle in Kit Carson Park (3333 Bear Valley Parkway) will be open to the public on Saturday, May 14, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Docents will be on site to answer questions.
POWAY SYMPHONY PERFORMANCE
The Poway Symphony Orchestra, John LoPiccolo, Music Director and Conductor, will present its next concert on Sunday, May 15, at 4 p.m. in the Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 15498 Espola Road.
The program, under the title “Classics and Opera”, will include works by Beethoven and Haydn, as well as a selection of arias from famous operas. Guest artist Caroline Nelms, soprano, will join the orchestra for the performance of the opera portion of the program.
General admission $10. Purchase tickets at www.powaycenter.com (fee) or call Center’s box office at 858-748-0505 (no fee) Fri 12-5; Sat 10-3. The box office will also be open one hour before the concert.
More information at www.powaysymphony.org Note: the Orchestra is looking for additional string players
EUHS GOLDEN REUNION
The Escondido Union High School 71st Annual Golden Reunion will be held Saturday, May 14, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Grape Day Park. Hundreds are expected to attend.
The celebration includes a catered barbecue lunch. A limited number of “tickets at the door” will be $35 per person the day of the picnic.
Contact: Ken Broach at (760) 415-1411 or e-mail at EHS1964Reunion@msn.com.
CHALICE UNITARIAN HOLDS RUMMAGE SALE
Chalice Unitarian Universalist Congregation will hold a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, May 13 and from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday May 14 at 2324 Miller Ave., off of Felicita Parkway.
“We’ll have antiques, vintage and ethnic items, dealer’s delights,” says Patty Carlisle. The sale will offer fun, practical, and decorative items, art, and supplies.