30, 6PM -- joint meeting of the Clearlake City Council and Planning
Commission to discuss Walmart's application to expand its existing
store. Open to the public at City Hall, corner of Lakeshore and Olympic.
1, 5-8PM -- Citizens Caring 4 Clearlake Fundraiser at DJ's Pizza, 16135
Main St in Lower Lake. All you can eat pizza for $8, fun, friends, and
a raffle too. For advance tickets call 994 0940. CC4C is a volunteer
effort to improve Clearlake by picking up trash and raising money to
subsidize dump fees for those unable to afford them.
JULY 18, 2PM -- Taylor
Observatory/Norton Planetarium assistant Eduardo Alatorre will talk
about the observatory and its science programs for Lake County students
and others as part of the library's FREE "Know Lake County" series. At
the Lakeport Library, 1425 High St
JULY 18, 6-9PM -- Native American Day Gala at the Highlands Senior Center,
3245 Bowers Rd, Clearlake, featuring the World Film Premiere of "A Walk Through Time, the Story of Anderson Marsh," introduced by Peter
Coyote, award-winning actor, author, director, screenwriter and
narrator. Jointly sponsored by the Koi Nation Tribal Council and the
Anderson Marsh Interpretive Association, the event will also feature Southeastern Pomo dancers and drummers, and a talk by archaeologist John Parker. Tickets $20,
available at Catfish Coffee House in Clearlake and Watershed Books in Lakeport.
JULY 23, 9AM -- 11th annual Invasive Weed Tour,sponsored jointly by the county Department of Agriculture,
Department of Water Resources, and the East Lake Resource Conservation
District. Participants will gather at the ranch house at Anderson Marsh State Historic Park,
take a guided walk of just over 2 miles to see the amazingly diverse
array of invasive plants that flourish in the park and the effects of
control mechanisms such as control burns, and return to the house for a
(free!) lunch and discussion of aquatic invasives under the trees.
RSVPs required: please call the Ag Commissioner’s office at 263-0217 by
July 17 to reserve your place.
AUGUST 1, 10AM-6PM -- annual FREE
Power to the Youth festival at Austin Park in Clearlake, featuring live
music on two separate stages, disc golf, skate park competition, basketball
tournament, flag football and softball games as well as booths with information about health care, education, politics, the environment, etc. And (of course!) bouncy houses!