Wed., July 28
• Cooking class -- Vegetarian cooking class featuring Lebanese-style Mediterranean cuisine presented by Sossi Iknadiossian, 6 p.m., Mt. Shasta Seventh-day Adventist Church located on Highway 89 at I-5. Recipes provided. Free samples served. Includes short lecture on health benefits of a Mediterranean diet by Dr. Richard Shearer. Info: 926-3348.

Free herbal hour -- 6 to 7 p.m., Positive Nature, 1263 S. Main Street, Yreka. Learn what you can do to take responsibility for your health. Discussion includes what herbs are historically used for specific ailments and for different body systems. Free samples. Facilitated by Sandy Patterson. Info: 938-3907.

Thurs., July 29
• Tea party -- 6 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 934 N. Old Stage Road, Mount Shasta. Jim Nielsen, California Assemblyman for the 2nd District, will speak to Siskiyou Tea Party patriots about the California State Budget crisis. All are welcome. Info: 859-1032.
Farmers market -- 3:30 to 6 p.m., located between Castle and Alma Streets, Mount Shasta. Fresh and local produce, honey, jams, artisan foods, small arts. Musicians and performance artists welcome, call to schedule time: 436-2532.

Fri., July 30
Summer concert -- Scott Valley Bank Summer Concert featuring classic rock with Gimme Shelter, 6:30 p.m., Miner Street Park, Yreka. A free family event with lawn seating. Participants may bring picnic dinners. In addition, Siskiyou Arts Council will present live demos and displays, plus the SAC Arts Bus.

Sat., July 31
• Brewfest -- The 18th annual State of Jefferson Brewfest, noon to 5 p.m., Mt. Shasta Ski Park. An afternoon of fine brews, lunch, music and dancing. Admission: $20. Sponsored by Mount Shasta Rotary Club and Mt. Shasta Ski Park.

• Genealogy meeting -- Genealogical Society of Siskiyou County monthly general meeting, 2 p.m., Research Center, 912 S. Main Street, Yreka. Program: current and future status of Siskiyou County libraries. Everyone is welcome. Info: 842-0277.

Growers market -- Dunsmuir Certified Growers Market, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in front of Children’s Playground, Dunsmuir Avenue, Dunsmuir. Fresh picked local produce, handmade crafts, snack foods and vendors. Featuring Evelyn Horner and the Berryvale String Band. Info: 235-4034.

Fruit & veggie exchange -- Weed Fruit and Vegetable Exchange, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Weed Mercantile, Weed. Home gardeners are encouraged to swap, share or sell your fruit and veggies. Table, Chairs and place to show your crops provided. Space is limited on first come, first served basis. Info: 938-4391, weedfve@gmail.com
Taiko concert -- The 6th annual ShastaYama Festival of Japanese drumming, dance and music, 6 p.m., Shastice Park, Mount Shasta. Gate opens at 5 p.m. Food and refreshments available for sale. Tickets: $25, ages 18 and up; $20, ages 13-17; $15, ages 5-12; free, ages 4 and under. Info: (530) 859-8686 or www.shastayama.org

July 31 and Aug. 1
Garage sale -- Sisson Museum’s two-day indoor garage sale, Saturday, July 31, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, Aug. 1, 1 to 4 p.m., 1 N. Old Stage Road, Mount Shasta. All proceeds benefit the museum; 926-5508.

Sun., Aug. 1
Summit Century -- Mountain Wheelers’ 13th annual bike ride begins at Mount Shasta City Park. Four route options for riders of all ages and skill levels. On-site registration: Saturday, July 31, 5 to 8 p.m., Mount Shasta City Park. Online registration: www.shastasummitcentury.com Info: 926-4865.

Mon., Aug. 2
Farmers market -- 3:30 to 6 p.m., located between Castle and Alma Streets, Mount Shasta. Fresh and local produce, honey, jams, artisan foods, small arts. Musicians and performance artists welcome, call to schedule time: 436-2532.

Health consultations -- Herb specialist Sandy Patterson will offer free personal health consultations from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Sereni-tea, 319 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta. Free samples; 938-3907.
Free herbal hour -- 4 to 5 p.m., Sereni-tea, 319 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta. Topic: “Developing Your Home’s Natural Medicine Chest.” Discussion on what to put in your pocket first aid kit; and what herbs to use to stop heart attack, bleeding, internal and external anxiety attack, and for bee stings, headaches, burns, indigestion and more. Free samples. Facilitated by herb specialist Sandy Patterson. Info: 938-3907.

Tue., Aug. 3
• Library training day -- County-Wide Volunteer Training Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Yreka Library, 719 Fourth Street. Training for all people interested in becoming a volunteer level 2, working the public circulation desk and computer system at their local branch. Info: 841-4176.

Scrub sale -- Mercy Mt. Shasta Auxiliary’s annual Scrub Sale, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., hospital patio area. Solids, prints, shoes, jackets, etc. available from Care Wear Uniforms.

Book sale -- Snip ‘N Save, 315 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta, offers 1/2-off on all books each Tuesday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Siskiyou Spay Neuter Incentive Program; 926-0400.

Wed., Aug. 4
Seniors meeting -- Siskiyou Golden Seniors potluck picnic, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Carrick Addition Park, Weed. Tri-tip and soft drinks provided. Bring chairs and place settings. Participants will discuss September meeting and October excursion. Sign-up to bring a dish: 938-3031.

Aug. 6
• Make a deal -- Snip ‘N Save will host a Let’s Make a Deal Day, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 315 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta. Make a deal on every item in the store. All proceeds benefit the Siskiyou Spay Neuter Incentive Program; 926-0400.

Aug. 6, 7 and 8
• I AM Come pageants -- Saint Germain’s weekend of sacred pageants and music held at the G.W. Ballard Amphitheater on McCloud Avenue in Mount Shasta. All performances are free.
Friday – “I AM” Come, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. A four hour pageant on the Life of Beloved Jesus Christ.
Saturday – “I AM,” 7:30 p.m. A pageant of the angels and concert of sacred choral music.
Sunday – “I AM” Come, 8 a.m. to noon.
Info: 926-2525 or 235-2994.  

Aug. 7
• Mountain Fest -- 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Shastice Park, Mount Shasta. Family fun, music, food, kids games and prizes, karaoke contest, bouncy houses. Vendor spaces available. Cost: $25 to $50. Sponsored by Mount Shasta Recreation and Parks District. Info: 926-2494.

• MSHS reunion -- Mount Shasta High School Class of 1960 will host its 50th class reunion at the Piemont Restaurant in Mount Shasta. Feel free to join them between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. or after dinner. Info: 926-2856.

• Life Theatre -- 6:30 p.m., Stage Door, downtown Mount Shasta. Theme: “Awakening and Igniting Ecstasy In-Formation. A New Twist on Money, Power, Sex and Death.” Stories, dialogue, video, improv art/dance and music. Tickets: $15 at the door. Fundraiser for Mount Shasta Bioregional Ecology Center and Meals on Wheels. Info: (561) 703-8160 or ophelia28@earthlink.net

Fruit & veggie exchange -- Weed Fruit and Vegetable Exchange, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Weed Mercantile, Weed. Home gardeners are encouraged to swap, share or sell your fruit and veggies. Table, Chairs and place to show your crops provided. Space is limited on first come, first served basis. Info: 938-4391, weedfve@gmail.com

Aug. 7 and 8
Garage sale -- Sisson Museum’s two-day indoor garage sale, Saturday, Aug. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, Aug. 8, 1 to 4 p.m., 1 N. Old Stage Road, Mount Shasta. All proceeds benefit the museum; 926-5508.

Aug. 11-15
• Fair -- Siskiyou Golden Fair, “Country Roots & Cowboy Boots” takes place Wednesday through Sunday, Aug. 11-15 at the Siskiyou Golden Fairgrounds in Yreka. Includes jugglers, cooking demos, carnival rides, information booths, exhibits, horse shows and more.
Wednesday – Community Night, 5 p.m. to midnight, Free admission for everyone. Sea Lion Encounters Show, 6 p.m.; Talent Show, 6 p.m.
Thursday – McDonald’s Kids Day, 8 a.m. to midnight, free admission for kids 12 and under. Kids games with Lanky the Clown, 10 a.m.; Sea Lion Encounters, 1:30 and 6 p.m.; Jack Ingram Concert, 8 p.m.
Friday – Senior Day, 8 a.m. to midnight, free admission for seniors age 62 and over. Senior Program, 1 p.m.; Community dance, 8 p.m. Shasta Taiko performance. Free STAGE rides, call 842-8295 for schedule.
Saturday – Farmer and Rancher Day, 8 a.m. to midnight. Rodeo, 7 p.m.
Sunday – Family Day, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., half-price admission for ages 18 and under. Junior Livestock Auction, 10 a.m.;  Diaper Derby, 2 p.m.; Destruction Derby, 4 p.m.
Gate admission: $6, ages 13-61; $4, ages 62 and over; $2, ages 7-12; free, ages 6 and under. All day wristband: $18. Parking is free. Info: 842-2767; e-mail: info@sisqfair.com

Aug. 12
Allergy support -- Wheat-gluten Allergy Support Group meeting, 6 to 8 p.m., Mercy Medical Center, conference room, 914 Pine Street, Mount Shasta. Sharing of recipes; samples to share; gluten free product and information sources; discussion of gluten intolerance; 918-9473 or 938-2637.

Aug. 13
• Family fun night -- Lake Shastina Community Bible Church invites community families to a free movie for all ages, “Evan Almighty.” From 7 to 9 p.m. at 5826 Jackson Ranch Road, Weed. Info: 938-2525.

Aug. 21
Kids free fishing day -- 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mount Shasta Fish Hatchery, 1 N. Old Stage Road, Mount Shasta. Three ponds stocked with trout. Free bait and limited loaner tackle available. People available to help with fishing questions. Must be 15 years or younger and able to hold a rod and reel; 926-2368.

Fruit & veggie exchange -- Weed Fruit and Vegetable Exchange, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Weed Mercantile, Weed. Home gardeners are encouraged to swap, share or sell your fruit and veggies. Table, Chairs and place to show your crops provided. Space is limited on first come, first served basis. Info: 938-4391, weedfve@gmail.com

Aug. 21 and 22
Heritage Days -- McCloud’s annual community event. Antique logging equipment demos, wood carving demos, melodrama performance, street fair, home and business tour, classic car show, antique tractor show, live entertainment, community church service, food and family activities. Info: 964-3113.

Aug. 26
Circles of Healing -- Free drop-in support for those with cancer or chronic illness, loved ones or caregivers, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tara’s Refuge, 133 Madison Drive, Mount Shasta. Participants welcome to bring bag lunch. Info: 926-1694, leave message; info@thecirclesofhealing.org or www.thecirclesofhealing.org

Aug. 28
• Rollin’ Weed -- Weed’s annual Rollin’ Weed Show & Shine event located in the Historic Downtown District, kicks off at 9 a.m. with a pancake breakfast, street fair, food and last minute Show & Shine registration. Classic cars, hot rods, trucks and bikes. Live music and entertainment.
To participate as a vendor or to enter Show & Shine: 938-4624. Or download application at: www.weedchamber.com

Sept. 3
Summer concert -- Scott Valley Bank Summer Concert featuring Americana and country music with One Horse Shy, 6:30 p.m., Big Ball Park, Fort Jones. A free family event with lawn seating. Participants may bring picnic dinners.

Sept. 4 and 5
Quilt show -- “Quilting Around the Mountain” quilt show, hosted by Shasta Lily Quilt Guild, Saturday, Sept. 4, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 5, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mount Shasta High School gym. Featuring local quilter Noma Hegseth.
Silent auctions, boutiques, vendors, Shasta Lily Quilt Guild items for sale, Opportunity Quilt raffle tickets, Opportunity Baskets, hourly raffles. Admission: $2 each day; 926-6006.

Sept. 3, 4 and 5
Cool Mountain Nights -- Mount Shasta’s annual Labor Day weekend celebration takes place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3, 4 and 5.
Friday – Mount Shasta Police Department Car Show and Shine Friday Night Cruise and BBQ, Shastice Park on Rockfellow Drive in Mount Shasta. Cruise states at 7 p.m.
Saturday – Registration for 19th DARE Classic Car Show and Shine, 8 a.m.; ’50s rock and roll entertainment, open-air marketplace on Castle Street, and downtown sidewalk sales, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Car Show and Shine judging begins at noon with awards at 2:30 p.m.
Sunday – Tinman Triathalon begins at 8:30 a.m. at Lake Siskiyou; Blackberry Music Festival begins at noon at Mount Shasta City Park.

Sept. 5
• Sunday breakfast -- Siskiyou Masonic Lodge No. 297 First Sunday Breakfast, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Building, 629 Alder Street, Mount Shasta. All-you-can-eat buffet. Cost: $8, adults; $4, kids. Info: 926-1384.   

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Weekly Events

Monday
Farmers market -- 3:30 to 6 p.m., located between Castle and Alma Streets, Mount Shasta. Fresh and local produce, honey, jams, artisan foods, small arts. Musicians and performance artists welcome, call to schedule time: 436-2532.
Soup Mondays -- Noon, Dunsmuir Community Resource Center, 4103 Pine Street, Dunsmuir. Good soup with fellow community members; 235-4005.
American Legion -- Chula Unit 92 meets 1st Monday monthly, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall Annex, McCloud.
Al-Anon family group -- 7 p.m., Church of the Nazerene, 415 Evergreen Lane, Yreka.
Mount Shasta Lions Club -- Meets 1st and 3rd Monday monthly, spring through fall. November through April, 1st Monday monthly. No meeting in December. Meetings held at 6 p.m. at The Tree House, 111 Morgan Way, Mount Shasta. Visitors welcome; 926-3982.
Senior exercise class -- Senior women exercise class, 10 a.m., Dunsmuir Recreation Building. Classes are also held on Wed. and Fri.; 235-2816 or 235-4309.
Peace meetings -- Women Building Bridges for Peace meet 2nd and 4th Mon. evenings, monthly, call for time and location; 926-3417 or 926-6836.  
Railroad breakfast -- A get together for retired and working railroad crews out of Dunsmuir. Meet last Mon. monthly, 10 a.m., Tree House, Mount Shasta.  
Narcotics Anonymous -- 7 p.m., 312 Alma St., Mount Shasta; pager: 842-7502.

Tuesday
Aglow meeting -- Mt. Shasta Aglow meets 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Coffee Connection, Mount Shasta. Share God’s blessings; hear inspirational speakers. Men and women invited; 926-3035 or 926-2396.
Tech workshops -- Siskiyou Media Council offers workshops on video production related topics on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday monthly, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., College of the Siskiyous TV studio, LRC 2 in Weed. Bring laptop, camera and questions. Learn editing tips, Internet social networking tools and more; 471-5910 or mctv15.org
MCTV15 orientation -- 7 to 9 p.m., College of the Siskiyous TV studio, LRC 2 in Weed. Learn valuable media skills, produce your own show, or help neighbors make their’s; 471-5910 or visit mctv15.org
Motorcycle meeting -- Siskiyou Servants/Christian Motorcyclist Association business meeting, 3rd Tuesday monthly, 6 p.m., Purple Plum Restaurant, Yreka; 938-0601.
Siskiyou Adult School -- 4 to 8 p.m., Jefferson High School, 720 Rockfellow Dr., Mount Shasta. Earn high school diploma or study for GED. Enrollment open at any point during 2009-2010 school year; 926-0425.
Al-Anon family group -- For women only. 3 p.m., Dunsmuir Library, 5714 Dunsmuir Avenue, Dunsmuir.
Media council meeting -- Siskiyou Media Council/MCTV15 orientation meeting and training, 3rd Tuesday monthly, 7 p.m., MCTV studio, Learning Resource building, College of the Siskiyous, Weed; 938-5910.
Rotary -- Mount Shasta Rotary Club meets weekly, 12:15 p.m., Lalo’s Restaurant, 520 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta; 926-6122.
Alcoholics Anonymous -- 7 to 8 p.m., Lake Shastina Community Center, 15244 Driftwood Lane, Lake Shastina; 1-800-680-8955.
Book sale -- Snip ‘n Save variety store, 1/2 off book sale, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 315 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta.   
Toddler playgroup -- And story time, 2 p.m. For parents and children, birth to 5 years. Includes music, arts and crafts and interactive play. Kids’ Factory, 4103 Pine St., Dunsmuir; 235-4005.  
Women veterans -- Women Veterans of Northern California meet 1st Tue. monthly, noon, Round Table Pizza, Mount Shasta. Open to all female veterans, any era, any country.
Siskiyou Domestic Violence and Crisis Center --  Peer group counseling session, 6 to 7:30 p.m., 209 Third St., Yreka; 842-6629 or hotline, 1-877-842-4068.

Wednesday
Book sale -- $5 a bag (excluding vintage books), every Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Paws & Shop thrift store, 1208 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta (next to Siskiyou Humane Society); 926-8878.
Wheat-gluten allergy support -- Group meets 3rd Wednesday monthly, 6 to 8 p.m., Fairchild Medical Center, Conference Room, 444 Bruce St., Yreka. Sharing of recipes; gluten free product sources; discussion of gluten intolerance; 842-2662 or 938-2637 (leave daytime phone number).
Genealogy library -- LDS Church, 214 Adams Dr., Mount Shasta. Open Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m.; Thursdays, noon to 4 p.m.; and Sundays, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Help with genealogical needs. Free. Other times by appointment: 926-0776.
A Course in Miracles -- Study group, meets 2 p.m., United Methodist Church, 312 W. Alma St., Mount Shasta (enter by black metal ramp to left of main entrance); 938-1528.
Chess club -- Mount Shasta Chest Club meets 6 p.m., George Washington Manor, 1020 Kingston Rd., Mount Shasta. Round Robin Tournament; 926-3608.
Women in Business Breakfast -- Meets 1st Wed. monthly, 8:30 a.m.,  Woodsman Hotel, 1121 S. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta. Forum for local business women to meet, network and exchange information; 926-1035 or 261-1617.
Toddler playgroup -- 10 to 11 a.m., Weed Community Resource Center, 720 S. Davis Ave., Suite A, Weed. For ages 0-5 and parents/caretakers. Age-appropriate activities, games, crafts, story time, and more; 938-2426.
Toddler play group -- 1 to 2:30 p.m., McCloud Community Resource Center, 304 W. Minnesota Ave., McCloud. For parents and children and siblings, birth to 5 years. Arts and crafts, story time, music and interactive play. Refreshments available; 964-3250.
Relationship support -- Relationship Support Group for Women, 2:30 to 4 p.m., Mount Shasta Resource Center Annex, 107 East Alma St.; 926-1400.
Senior day -- Snip-n-Save variety store, Senior Day special, 25 percent off, age 55 or older. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 315 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta.
New mom’s support -- Group meets 1st and 3rd Wed., 10 to noon, Mt. Shasta Community Resource Center, 432 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Suite B, Mount Shasta. Share challenges, questions and celebrations with new moms. Dads are welcome; 926-1400.
Amateur radio -- Mt. Shasta Amateur Radio Club weekly informal radio net meets on the air, 7 p.m. The 2-meter net is conducted on the club’s repeater, 146.88 mHz no PL. Net control is Larry Marks, W6VTJ (Whiskey six Victor Tango Juliet.). Amateur radio operators with license and within reach of repeater are invited.
Rotary -- Dunsmuir Rotary Club meets weekly, 7:05 a.m., Hitchin’ Post Restaurant, Dunsmuir; 235-2786.
Republican meeting -- Siskiyou County Republican Central Committee meet 3rd Wednesday monthly. Dinner, 6 p.m.; business meeting, 7 p.m.; 926-4575 or 842-4400.
Narcotics Anonymous -- 7 p.m., Grace Presbyterian Church, 1090 N. Davis Ave., Weed. Call pager, 842-7502.
Masonics -- Siskiyou Masonic Lodge #297 meet 1st Wed. monthly, 7 p.m., Mount Shasta Community Building, 629 Alder St.; 926-2419.
Bridge club -- Mount Shasta Duplicate Bridge Club, 7 p.m., Mount Shasta City Park recreation building. Visitors welcome; 926-2767.  
St. Anthony bingo -- 6:15 p.m., doors open, 5:30 p.m., St. Anthony Parish Hall, Mount Shasta.   

Thursday
Farmers market -- 3:30 to 6 p.m., located between Castle and Alma Streets, Mount Shasta. Fresh and local produce, honey, jams, artisan foods, small arts. Musicians and performance artists welcome, call to schedule time: 436-2532.
Siskiyou Tea Party -- 6 to 8 p.m., Lalo’s Restaurant, Mount Shasta. All are invited regardless of party affiliation.
Wheat-gluten allergy support -- Group meets 2nd Thursday monthly, 6 to 8 p.m., Mercy Medical Center, Shasta Room, 914 Pine Street, Mount Shasta. Sharing of recipes; samples to share; gluten free product and information sources; discussion of gluten intolerance; 918-9473 or 938-2637.
Ladies Night -- 7 p.m., Cedar Lanes and Ten Pin Sport Bar, 137 Main Street, Weed. Free bowling and half priced drinks for ladies only; 938-3278.
Al-Anon family group -- 7 p.m., Eskaton George Washington Manor, multi-use room, Building 6, 1020 Kingston Road, Mount Shasta; 859-1303, 1-888-425-266 or www.al-anon.alateen.org
Order of Eastern Star -- Meets 2nd and 4th Thursday monthly at the Masonic Hall (below Mount Shasta Community Center) 629 Alder Street, Mount Shasta. Light dinner, 6 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m.; 261-0023.  
Friends of the Library -- Mount Shasta Branch Friends meets 2nd Thurs. monthly, 6:30 p.m., 515 E. Alma Street, Mount Shasta. All are invited to attend; 926-3221.
Kirtan chanting -- In call-and-response style. Led by Sahadev. Info: 235-0554.
Metal detecting -- Siskiyou County Relic and Recovery Club meets 1st Thurs. monthly, 7 p.m., Denny’s Restaurant, Yreka; 435-2461.
Off-road riding -- Siskiyou County Off-Road Riders meet 3rd Thurs. monthly, 6:30 p.m., Yreka Extreme Sports, 1101 S. Main St., Yreka. A non-profit organization promoting safe and responsible family oriented off road riding; 938-4256 or 459-5306.
Kids clothes -- Snip-n-Save variety store, Kids Clothes -1/2 off special, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 315 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta.
Rotary -- Weed Rotary Club meets weekly, 12:15 p.m., Dos Amigos Restaurant, 176 Vista Dr., Weed; 938-0359.
Brown bag for seniors -- Shasta Senior Nutrition Food Bank brown bag distributions, 1st Thurs. monthly, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Weed Mercantile Mall; 938-3229.
Bingo in McCloud -- American Legion Hall in McCloud. Doors open, 5:30 p.m.; early birds, 6:30 p.m.,  (530) 859-0568.
Square dance -- Dudes and Daisies Square Dance Club meets at Mount Shasta City Park, Dudes and Daisies Lodge. Beginning workshop, 7 p.m.; Mainstream and plus, 8 p.m.; 926-3959.

Friday
Over-eaters Anonymous Group -- Meets 5 to 6:30 p.m., Alta Vista Manor, recreation room, 625 Marjorie St., Mount Shasta. A spiritual program following Over-eaters Anonymous guidelines and 12-step literature. No fee; (530) 925-1080 or (520) 955-3370.
Republican meeting -- South Siskiyou Republican Women Federated general meeting, 1st Friday monthly, 11:45 a.m., Mount Shasta Resort; ssrwf43@yahoocom
Medicine Buddha session -- 5 to 6 p.m., 1520 Shasta Acres Rd., Mount Shasta. All are welcome for meditation and chanting. To add a name to prayer list or to participate: (530) 859-1007; 926-1271. Sponsored by Mount Shasta Friends of Tibetan Culture (www.mountshastafriendsoftibetanculture.org).
Energy exercise class -- Polarity Energy Exercises, 4 to 4:50 p.m., The Wellness Center, 633 Lassen Lane, Mount Shasta. Instructor: Micah Dobush. Free; 926-1447.
Bargain day -- Snip-n-Save variety store, Let’s Make a Deal Day, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1st Friday monthly, 315 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta.
Kiwanis -- Weed/Lake Shastina Kiwanis Club meets weekly, 12:15 p.m., Dos Amigos Restaurant, 176 Vista Dr., Weed; 938-2218.
Parkinson’s support -- Parkinson’s Support Group of Siskiyou County meets 2nd Friday monthly, 2 p.m., Lake Shastina Community Bible Church, 5826 Jackson Ranch Road. Free. Refreshments served; 938-0368 or 938-4949.
Bedding day -- Snip-n-Save variety store, bedding - 50 percent off special, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 315 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta.
Celebrate Recovery -- Biblically based 12-step program for those with desire to overcome habits, hurts and hang-ups. Weed Berean Church, 750 S. Weed Blvd., Weed. BBQ, 5 p.m.; main group meeting, 6 p.m.; small groups, 7 p.m.; cafe berea, 8 p.m.; 926-4021 or 938-4591.  
Gazelle Grange bingo --   1st and 3rd Fri. monthly. Early birds, 6:30 p.m.; regular bingo, 7 p.m. One progressive blackout paying $250. Power ball game. Snack bar open, 5 to 8 p.m.; 435-2562 or 842-8223.
TOPS -- Take off pounds sensibly, 9:45 a.m., Mount Shasta City Park, lower lodge. Visitors welcome; 926-5374 or 926-3970.

Saturday
Farmers market -- Dunsmuir Growers Market, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in front of Children’s Playground, Dunsmuir Ave., Dunsmuir; 235-4034.
Arts and crafts for kids -- Art adventure with Debbie Blackwell, noon to 2 p.m. For all ages; under 5 with adult. Free. Kids’ Factory, 4103 Pine Street, Dunsmuir; 235-4005.
Buddhist meditation instruction -- Offered most Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. at Shasta Abbey. To receive meditation instruction in the Serene Reflection Meditation (Soto Zen) tradition: 926-4208 or e-mail: guestmaster@shastaabbey.org
CMA lunch/fellowship ride -- Christian Motorcyclists Association/Siskiyou Servants 1st Saturday Fellowship/Lunch Ride. Meet at 10 a.m. at the old Denny’s parking lot in Yreka (weather permitting). All are invited; 938-0601.
Motorcycle meeting -- Siskiyou Motorcycle Association meets 2nd Saturday monthly, 10 a.m., Cedar Lanes bowling ally,137 Main Street, Weed; siskiyou-motorcycle-association.org
Genealogy research -- The Genealogical Society of Siskiyou County Research Center, 912 S. Main Street in Yreka is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekly (except holidays). Staff available to help with research problems; 842-0277.
Thrift store sale -- Siskiyou Humane Society Thrift Store’s $3 a bag clothing sale, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1208 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta (next to shelter); 926-8878.
Toddler playgroup -- 11 a.m. to noon, 1st Sat. monthly, Weed Community Resource Center, 720 S. Davis Ave., Suite A, Weed. For ages 0-5 and parents/caretakers. Age-appropriate activities, games, crafts, story time, and more; 938-2426.
Clothing bag sale -- Snip ‘N Save variety store, $3 bag sale on colored tagged clothes, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 115 Chestnut Street, Mount Shasta.

Sunday
Farmers market -- McCloud Certified Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., McCloud General Store and Building Supply, 105 E. Minnesota Ave., McCloud; (530) 605-6817 or 859-2332.
TelosNow -- Live audio broadcast on local and world issues, 1:30 to 3 p.m. Log onto telosnow.com or tune in to MCTV Channel 15.
Video Satsang -- With Gangaji, 10 a.m., 5401 Dunsmuir Ave., Dunsmuir; 235-4253.
Men’s group -- Non-religious, light hikes, drumming, potlucks and activities. Open to suggestions; 938-9566.
Celebrate worship -- 9:30 a.m., Hope Community Church, 974 Lassen Lane, Mount Shasta. Live contemporary band; 926-2847.
Buddhist services and Dharma talk -- 10:30 a.m. at Shasta Abbey; 926-4208.
Bingo -- Dunsmuir Eagles Hall, 5941 Sacramento Ave. Hall opens, noon; games start, 1 p.m.
Masons breakfast -- 1st Sun. monthly hosted by Siskiyou Masonic Lodge #297. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Building, 629 Alder St., Mount Shasta.
Narcotics Anonymous -- 7 p.m., St. John’s Parish Hall, 4605 Shasta Ave., Dunsmuir. Pager: 842-7502.