Adam to hold office hours at Vets Building
Santa Barbara County 4th District Supervisor Peter Adam will be available to meet with constituents from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 12, at the Lompoc Veterans Memorial Building, 100 E. Locust Ave., Suite 101.
Members of the community are invited to drop by to discuss any concerns or questions they may have about local county government.
Anyone unable to attend can call Adam’s office at 737-7700 for assistance or to make an appointment.
Friends of Library to hold summer book sale
The Friends of the Lompoc Library System will hold its annual summer book sale on Friday, July 20, and Saturday, July 21, with a special members-only "preview sale" from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 19, at the Lompoc Public Library’s Grossman Gallery, 501 E. North Ave.
The sale will be open to everyone from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 20 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 21. The sale will include hardback and paperback books, CDs, videos, DVDs, audiobooks, and the Friends' "Treasure Table." Attendees will also be able to join the Friends of the Library during the sale.
For more information or to help during the sale, call Dorothy at 805-735-3647. Teachers and nonprofit organizations interested in after-sale items are encouraged to call the same number.
Shadow's Fund to hold bake sale fundraiser
The Lompoc-based Shadow’s Fund Dog Rescue will hold a bake sale fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at Deja Vu Antiques, located at 315 S. Broadway in Old Orcutt.
The sale, which will benefit the rescue, will include a variety of homemade baked goods for people, as well as dog treats, plus T-shirts and other merchandise for sale.
For more on the nonprofit Shadow’s Fund, visit www.shadowsfund.org.
Faith leaders to host 'The Great Get Together'
Leaders of Lompoc-area Christian churches have joined together to host "The Great Get Together," a community event that aims to bring the community together to celebrate, love and bless Lompoc.
The free event is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Ryon Park, 800 W. Ocean Ave. It will include a free barbecue lunch of hot dogs and hamburgers, chips and a drink. It will also feature bounce houses, face painting and hands-on storytelling. Additionally, there will be a free “Back to School” raffle giveaway for children ranging from kindergarten through 15 years old. The raffle will include girls and boys bicycles, scooters, basketballs, footballs, soccer balls and backpacks filled with school supplies.
During the event, several sponsoring churches and local nonprofit faith-based partners will have tables with information regarding their respective organizations and service programs.
Church offering free genealogy assistance
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located at 212 E. Central Ave., is offering free genealogy assistance to both members and nonmembers through its Lompoc Valley Family History Center.
The center is described by the church as a charitable service to the public to aid in ancestor research and record keeping. The center is located on the back side of the church, east of the parking lot, and will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays.
The center uses several resources to access records. For more information on the service, call 735-4939.