Community Announcements

Candidates’ Forum

Candidates’ Forum 2018, will be hosted by the Olympic Peninsula Progressives, on Friday evening, July 13, at the Sons of Norway, 131 W. Fifth St., in Port Angeles. Doors open at 5 p.m., refreshments will be available and candidate speeches begin at 5:45.

Candidates for Clallam County District 3 Commissioner and Clallam County PUD Commissioner, have been invited to speak and participate in Q & A. Additional candidates will be permitted to speak, as time permits.

All are welcomed to attend. For more information, contact: Therese (Tree) Stokan, (360) 640-0695 (Good for texting.) [email protected], Facebook: @OlyPenPro

Gearing up for

Life’s Big Game

Whether you’re the type to root from the stands, march in the band, cheer on the field, or hustle to the line, — it’s Game On! Ages 4 years, pre-K, through completion of 6th grade join us July 8-13 from 6-8:30 p.m. for Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Church, 651 S. Forks Ave.

Call 360-374-5077 for a registration form or more information.

Quileute Head Start

Quileute Head Start is currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. You can also download an application at

The Quileute Head Start program provides Childhood classes four days a week for three to five-year-old children with a focus on: phonemic awareness, literacy, writing, math, science, nutrition, safety, and social studies, Quileute language and culture. Dental, vision, hearing, and developmental screenings, Family support services, services for children with developmental, physical, emotional, and behavioral challenges.

Transportation to and from school via bus is provided and Breakfast, lunch, and snack.

Plus, it’s a caring atmosphere of fun, learning, and acceptance! Applications received after July 25, may be placed on the waitlist.

Stop by the office or call 360-374-2631 for more information. Head Start, PO Box 100, 8 By-Yak Loop, La Push, WA 98305.

Forks Assembly

of God VBS

Forks Assembly of God, 81 Huckleberry Lane, will hold its annual Vacation Bible School Sunday, July 15, through Thursday, July 19, from 6-8:30 p.m. each day. Fun activities are planned for children ages 4-11 years old.

QVSD Summer Food


The Quillayute Valley School District is offering a free summer food program open to all youth ages 2-18 on the following days: June 21, 22, 25, 26, 27 and 28, July 2, 3, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18 and 19, no meal services on July 4, 5 and 6.

Meals will be served at the Forks intermediate cafeteria; breakfast 8:30-9:15 a.m., lunch noon -1 p.m.

Concerned Citizens

Summer Food Service Program

Concerned Citizens will offer a Summer Food Service Program from July 16 – Aug. 31, providing a free, nutritious lunch to all children 18 and younger. Lunch will be served Monday-Friday at the following locations:

• Alder Grove Mobile Home Park 11:30 a.m. – noon

• Concerned Citizens Family First Center 11 a.m – noon

Summer food service program sponsored by concerned citizens in partnership with USDA. USDA is an equal opportunity employer and sponsor.

Moonlight Madness Vendors

There is still room for more vendors for Moonlight Madness, Saturday, July 7, in downtown Forks starting at 7 p.m. set up at 6:30 p.m. Call 360-640-2132 for more information.

CPR Classes Offered

Forks Ambulance is holding American Heart Association Adult, Pediatric and Infant CPR classes on the last Friday of every month from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact Tim Wade at 360-374-6271 ext. 125 for scheduling. Class size is limited to nine students so register early. If you need a larger class, call and arrangements will be made.

Political Cartoonist Coming to Forks

Gayle Brauner, Liberal Political Cartoonist from Port Angeles, will present her “Liberal Political Cartoon Traveling Show” at the Forks library on July 14, from noon-7 p.m., in the Jim and Nikki Klahn meeting room. Open and free to the public. PG13+ due to poignant images. The purpose of the show is to inform and provide a space for discussion.