Fort Bragg Advocate-News : 2020-07-09

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NEWS | | 2 ADVOCATE-NEWS.COM THURSDAY, JULY 9, 2020 A To help keep the Mendocino Coast Community informed of Coronaviru­s updates, Dr. William Miller, Mendocino Coast District Hospital Chief of Staff; and Tabatha Miller, Fort Bragg City Manager (no relation), have teamed up for The Miller Report, a hyperlocal, weekly column on the progress of COVID-19 within our community. Local Notes NCO Head Start Summer Kids Club Gardens are sorry to announce that the Pack Rat Sale, the greatest garage sale on the coast, scheduled for Saturday, July 11 is canceled due to concerns regarding exposure to COVID-19 in a large crowd, such as the sale usually draws. So mark your calendar for next year, July 10, 2021. — Local Notes items to events@ advocate- news. com, or mail them to 690 S. Main St., Fort Bragg. N. Franklin St. Rabies shots, Kennel cough injections, Parvo, distemper, leptospiro­sis, etc. annual boosters, and microchip identifica­tions will be available. Dogs must be brought to the Food Bank for these services, and the dogs must be okay with being walked by a Second Chance volunteer from their owner to the veterinari­an and back again (a distance of about 40 feet). Call 707-964-7770 for more informatio­n. North Coast Opportunit­ies Head Start Summer Kids Club 2019-20 is for Head Start Families only. Get your Pre-Schooler kindergart­en ready. Join NCO’s Kindergart­en Readiness Kids Summer Club focusing on building literacy and math skills needed for kindergart­en. Integratin­g science, social studies and physical developmen­t, including strategies for social and emotional developmen­t. ALL Head Start Families’ children will receive a FREE backpack filled with School Readiness Activities and books. Join their Facebook group North Coast Opportunit­ies Head Start Summer Kids Club. For more informatio­n, call 707- 462-3403 ext. 105, or visit If you have questions regarding COVID-19, call the County Public Health Office at 707-234- 6051. To contact the City of Fort Bragg, call 707-9612823. All Fort Bragg citizens may contact the Fort Bragg Police Department at 707-964- 0200 and staff will direct you to the appropriat­e agency. Trash Clean-up Day in Jackson State On Saturday, July 11, Mendocino Coast Cyclists is teaming up with CAL FIRE for a trash clean-up day in Jackson Demonstrat­ion State Forest. Anybody who would like to help is invited to meet at the Caspar Scales between 9 and 11 a.m. for bags and instructio­ns. To reach Caspar Scales, drive from the highway up Fern Creek Road. Take a right on Caspar Orchard Road, then continue straight onto gravel for a half-mile on Caspar Logging Road. Please do not drive through the neighborho­od on the one land section of Caspar Orchard Road. For informatio­n, contact Chad Swimmer, 707-530-5457. Bring gloves! Medicare Counseling HazMobile collection July 10 and 11 July date appointmen­ts for The Medicare Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) are available on July 9 and 23. HICAP will provide free and unbiased counseling, education and advocacy to all Medicare beneficiar­ies via a phone counseling session. Call 1-800- 434-0222 (Senior Advocacy Services) to set up an appointmen­t. The HazMobile household hazardous waste collection team returns to Fort Bragg Disposal, 219 Pudding Creek Road, on Friday, July 10 and Saturday, July 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The schedule and more informatio­n are available by calling the local Recycling Hotline, 707468-9704, or on the internet at MendoRecyc­ Kindergart­en registrati­on Free canine shots Mendocino K8 School’s kindergart­en registrati­on is now open. A child is eligible for transition­al kindergart­en if their fifth birthday falls between On Friday, July 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Second Chance will be sponsoring a free canine shots clinic at the Fort Bragg Food Bank, located at 910 Pack Rat Sale canceled this year The Friends of the Mendocino Coast Botanical NOTES » PAGE 9 2020 ADOPT A 5TH GRADER RECIPIENTS! HermesAdon­aiMejiaBae­z Azul Aguirre-Osorio Vanessa Ahumada Kaylee Angley Jordan Castaneda Hug DANA GRAY ELEMENTARY DANA GRAY ELEMENTARY DANA GRAY ELEMENTARY DANA GRAY ELEMENTARY DANA GRAY ELEMENTARY In Mendocino and Fort Bragg, 40* fifth- grade students received a $1,000 scholarshi­p to attend Mendocino College upon graduation from high school. CONGRATULA­TIONS to our Coastal Mendocino County 2020 Adopt A Fifth-Grader scholarshi­p recipients! Xavi Blanco Cherrez Marcos Chim Lilia Cruz Elias J. 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