Holiday Bazaar Contests

This is a daily event, running from December 2, 2013 through December 6, 2013.
Holiday Bazaar Contests
December 6th 4pm – 8pm
December 7th 10am – 6pm
Reedsport Community Building

Theresa Chickering
541 271-4608 tjchickering@yahoo.com

A new contest has been added to the Reedsport Holiday Bazaar this year.
The Crazy Christmas Sweater Contest is open to all members of the general public.
Simply wear the craziest Christmas sweater you can find or make to the lobby at the Holiday Bazaar on Saturday December 7th at 1:00. Fill out the entry form and at approximately 1:30 you and all the other entrants will parade past our panel of expert judges.
The big winner gets $25 in cash.

Last year’s Holiday Card Contest is back this year as well.
Create a holiday card of any standard size, from any medium and bring it to the Bazaar on Friday December 6th between 4pm and 6pm. Please include an envelope.

Fill out the entry form and decided if you’d like your card returned to you after the judging or
if you’d like to donate it to be sold. All money earned will be donated to the local food banks.
Viewers choice winners will receive $15 for first place, $10 for second place, and $5 for third place. Vendors at the Bazaar will may enter cards in the Card Contest along with a couple of contests just for them.

The Vendor Crazy Christmas Sweater Contest is on Friday the 6th between 4pm – 6pm. The public will vote for their favorite and the one with the most votes wins a $25 cash prize.

In CDABA’s attempt to improve the appearance of the Bazaar, vendors will also be competing in the Most Nicely Displayed Booth Contest. Local business owners with experience in display and marketing will award one winner a certificate for a free table at next years Bazaar. Lynnae Harris was the winner last year. Lynnae will be sitting up a table for display as an example of a nicely displayed space at this years Bazaar.

For more info about any of these contests or questions concerning the bazaar please contact
Theresa at tjchickering@yahoo.con or call 541 271-4608



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Welding & Woodworking Classes
RCCS shop class
12/2/2013

Theresa Chickering
tjchickering@yahoo.com
541 271-4623

RCCS’s shop class will be offering welding and woodworking class to the general public beginning December 2 on Mondays and Thursdays, 6pm – 8pm.
A fundraiser for the shop class, practical job skills and/or art pieces can be worked on in an open class where you work at your own pace and on your own project.
$25 a week or $80 a month.
Register by dropping in on one of the scheduled nights or call 541 271-2141.




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Tree of Giving

Tree of Giving has families ready for adoption. Businesses, co-workers, and other groups are encouraged to contact the Family Resource Center at 271-9700 to sign up or for more information.

Adopting a family is easy. Tell us how many children your group can afford to buy for ($30 per child or less) and we’ll match you with a family. If possible your group may wish to include a gift card for a local grocery store. Buy the gifts and return them to the FRC by December 10th.

It’s as simple as that.

Individual tags will go out on trees at Bank of America, Umpqua Bank, First Community Credit Union, and Lower Umpqua Hospital on November 25th an will be available at the Holiday Bazaar on 12/6 & 7.





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THE SURVEY SAYS…
Results from Reedsport Health Needs Survey

Thursday, November 21 at 6:00 pm
REEDSPORT CHARTER SCHOOL
2260 Longwood Drive, Reedsport

How healthy is your community? What are the biggest health concerns?

Come to our presentation of Reedsport-specific health information and find out!

RAFFLE: THREE $25 GIFT CERTIFICATES FOR YOUR WATER BILL, ELECTRIC BILL, & GAS FOR YOUR CAR!


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Food Drive and Fashion Show on Saturday, 11/16/13, at Pony Village Mall (storefront across from maurices)

For every 3-item non-perishable food item or monetary donation, maurices will provide the donor with a 20% off coupon. Additionally, we will have refreshments provided from Cone 9, and free entertainment including music at noon from ORCO Arts GUILD Music, 1:00 Fashion Show with an intermission performance by Synergy Dance Company, 2:30 East West Karate demonstration, and 4:00 Sea Breeze Harmony Chorus performance. This event will benefit South Coast Food Share, a program of Oregon Coast Community Action.

Melissa Bates, maurices Manager, is available for an interview/event promo: 541.751.0565.

In addition to the food drive this Saturday at Pony Village Mall, here is a list of ongoing SCFS food/fund drives:

** Thunderwater 3000: hosted by the USCG Station Coos Bay now through 11.20.13. Donation sites include Charleston Fire Station, USCG Exchange, Englund Marine, First Community Credit Union in NB and Lakeside, Pony Village Cinema, Safeway in NB, Tower Ford, Y Marina, and Madison Elementary.

** Food for Flight: hosted by 97.3 Hot Country K-SHORE and Sea Port Airlines from 11.1.13 through 11.15.13. You can receive a $25 SeaPort Airlines travel voucher towards your next flight with a 4-can (or more!) non-perishable food item donation. Donation sites include the Coos Bay Visitor Center and Sea Port Airlines Ticket Counter inside the Southwest Oregon Regional Airport. One voucher per household.

** The Mill Casino: hosted by The Mill Casino now through Thanksgiving. Look for the two blue South Coast Food Share barrels in the casino!

Please do not hesitate to contact me at 541.435.7774 if you have any questions.
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