Bulletin 6.17.05

Friday 6.17
Rummage Sale To Benefit Shelter Animals
Friends Of San Martin Animal Shelter (FOSMAS) will be hosting
their annual Rummage Sale on Friday, June 17 from noon to 8pm;
Saturday, June 18 from 8am to 7pm, and Sunday, June 19 from 10am to
4pm. The sale will be held at the shelter, 12370 Murphy Ave.
Friday 6.17

Rummage Sale To Benefit Shelter Animals

Friends Of San Martin Animal Shelter (FOSMAS) will be hosting their annual Rummage Sale on Friday, June 17 from noon to 8pm; Saturday, June 18 from 8am to 7pm, and Sunday, June 19 from 10am to 4pm. The sale will be held at the shelter, 12370 Murphy Ave.

Find great deals on furniture, tools, decorations and more. All clothes will be on sale for only 50 cents. Proceeds will help purchase food and medical supplies for animals at the shelter.

For details call 683-4186 or the shelter at 686-3900.

Caregiver Support

Day Break Caregiver Support Group meets every third Friday of the month in the Activity Room of Wheeler Manor, 651 W. Sixth. St. in Gilroy, from 2 to 3:30pm.

The goal is to assist in the well-being of those providing 24-hour care to a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease or some other form of dementia. Each session provides a guest speaker followed by discussion.

For details, call Fran at 848-9175 or 270-4900.

Silent Peace Vigil

Women in Black, Gilroy, meets weekly for a silent peace vigil, Fridays from 5 to 6pm.

Details: [email protected]

Saturday 6.18

Father’s Day Car Show At The Outlets

Celebrate Father’s Day at Gilroy Premium Outlets on Saturday, June 18, from 11am to 4pm with a special car show in Building A parking lot near Liz Claiborne.

Uniquely decorated PT Cruisers, mini dune buggies, and classic cars will be featured.

Attendees may vote for their favorite vehicle for the People’s Choice Award andenter to win prizes donated by Gilroy Premium Outlets merchants.

Admission and parking are free.

Contact Ivy Chen at 842-3729 or e-mail [email protected] for details.

Flea Market

The 2005 downtown Gilroy Flea Market, at the Lewis Street parking lot, will be held from 8:30am to 3pm on the third Saturday of each month, April through October, except in July when it will be on the fourth Saturday.

For details call Linda at Collective Past at 842-0180.

Gilroy Writing Project

Join the Gilroy Writing Project every third Saturday of each month from 2 to 4pm at the Gilroy Library.

Experienced writers from print broadcast and other media will share tips and anecdotes on the writing life. Tea and coffee are provided.

Potluck donations such as cookies and other refreshments are appreciated.

Details: Denise Julia at 842-0489 ext. 3413.

Library Book Sale

The Friends of the Gilroy Library holds a used book sale at 10am to 1pm on the third Saturday of the month in the library meeting room at the Gilroy Library, 7387 Rosanna St., Gilroy.

Proceeds from fund raisers help support additional library activities, such as the Summer Reading Club and other programs for children, adults and teens.

Details: 847-4391.

Understand Gay Friends Or Family

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays), a support group fostering understanding and acceptance in families and society, holds monthly meetings every third Saturday at 9:30am, at The United Methodist Church of Gilroy, located at the corner of Fourth and Church streets.

Details: 846-9105.

Get Running

At 8:15am at Christmas Hill Park, the Gavilan Joggers and Striders Running Club meets.

Details: 683-4683.

Send news items to City Editor Robert Airoldi. FAX to 842-2206, mail to Gilroy Dispatch, 6400 Monterey Road, Gilroy, CA 95020 or e-mail [email protected]

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