Friday, Oct. 1

Reformers Unanimous – a free addictions program held at the corner of 12th and Jones Street (next to the old First Baptist Church), every Friday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 966-5780 or 966-5542. Narcotics Anonymous – meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs) from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Bingo – at the American Legion Hall […]

Saturday, Oct. 2

Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Soapstone Carving Class – at the Mariposa Gem and Mineral Store at 4994 A Seventh Street from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 966-4367 for fee and supply information. Class size is limited. Book Sale – Friends of the Library […]

Sunday, Oct. 3

Alcoholics Anonymous – 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Book Sale – Friends of the Library sponsors the event at the Mariposa County Library from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Great books for as little as $1 and bargains on more recent editions and releases by popular authors. […]

Monday, Oct. 4

Canteen Coffee Time – every Monday at Happy Burger Diner from 6 to 10 a.m. for veterans and their spouses. Free coffee or tea. Prayer and support group – 6:30 a.m. at Happy Burger. Everyone welcome. Bereavement Group – at John C. Fremont Home Health and Hospice from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Call 966-3800 for information. … An online subscription […]

Tuesday, Oct. 5

Take Off Pounds Sensibly – Methodist Church Parish Hall on Sixth Street at 9:30 to 11 a.m. For information call 966-6061 or 374- 3280. Bootjack Stompers: Square and line dance workshop at Bootjack Stompers Hall. Line dance class with George Morrell begins at 6 p.m. Square dance class for new dancers from 7 to 8:15 p.m. From 8:15 to 9:30 […]

Wednesday, Oct. 6

Narcotics Anonymous – 6 to 7 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs). Upper Room Community Women’s Bible Study – meets at the senior center in Mariposa. The regular study takes place from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Women of all ages are welcome, though no child care is provided. Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 5:30 p.m., men’s stag at 7:30 […]

Thursday, Oct. 7

Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Mariposa Rotary – meets at 7 a.m. at the Mariposa Senior Center. Information is available at Writers’ Workshop – every Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Mariposa Senior Center. All genres: fiction, non-fiction, poetry, memoir, etc. Everyone welcome. For […]


From PB&Js to pitas, muffalettas to melts — any way you slice   them, sandwiches are one of America’s favor ite foods. In fact, it is estimated that Americans consume 300 million sandwiches each day. Making one night a week Sandwich Night is a great way for the whole family to enjoy a nutritious dinner that doesn’t take a lot […]

Sheriff’s Dispatch Log

Sept. 20: •Deputies took a petty theft report on Highway 49 North. • Shoplifting was reported from Coakley Circle. • A report of threats was received from Clavel Road. • A call reporting suspicious circumstances was received from Pilot Peak. Sept 21: •A bear was in a dumpster on Highway 49 • A report of petty theft was received from […]

Mariposa County Fire Department Response log

Monday, Sept. 20 through Sunday, Sept. 26 EMS: 3 Fire: 0 Public assist: 0 Vehicle accident: 2 Spotlight call of the week: Sept. 24, vehicle accident call on Carleton and Silva Roads. Single vehicle off the road with a single patient who sustained minor injuries. Company #37 Bootjack, #27 Mormon Bar, #21 Midpines, #22 MPUD and a CAL FIRE engine […]