Community Memorial Museum’s annual fundraising gala, Trees & Traditions, will take
place on Saturday, December 6, 2008, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Museum. Elegant and
lavish hors d’oeuvres will be accompanied by sparkling champagne and wine. The MARKS
Ensemble will provide a festive background of holiday music. A 16-foot tree will serve
as the centerpiece of the party, decorated with ornaments handcrafted by museum volunteers.
Wreaths and garlands of fresh evergreens deck the galleries of the museum.
Small decorated trees and gifts donated by area businesses and individuals will be awarded
in a drawing and silent auction at the end of the evening. Also to be given away during
the evening is a special door prize, an original watercolor by noted area artist Leslie
Greenetz. Proceeds from the gala benefit the Museum by helping to fund operating costs
for 2009. Tickets are available at the Museum or from any Museum Commissioner at $30 per
person. The Community Memorial Museum of Sutter County is located at
1333 Butte House Road,Yuba City. For more information, call the Museum at 822-7141.
November 19, 2008
On Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28, most county offices will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Adopt a Family Christmas List
November 19, 2008
The Adopt a Family Christmas List is a great
opportunity to do something that will really give
you the Christmas spirit. Your involvement in this
program will make sure that a family in need from our community
will have Christmas.
There are so many ways you or your group can help a
Family and the children in our community this Christmas: Hold a canned/non perishable food collection; Purchase Christmas
dinner gift certificates; Purchase Wal-Mart/Target or Kmart gift cards; Adopt a Family; Hold a toy collection
(new toys only please), or Purchase blankets, gloves, personal care items, towels.
All of the items listed above are needed donations and
would be greatly appreciated. If you can help please contact Bev Dal Porto at (530) 713-8514.