E-Bike Tours: Embrace the beauty of Crestline. Saturdays and Sundays: 10 a.m.-12 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. $75/person. Book at lakegregory.com/activities.
Movies on the Meadow: Thursday nights at sunset. Free movies under the stars. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Through Aug. 3.
Mountain Top Days: Aug. 4, 6:15 p.m. – parade down Hilltop Blvd., Running Springs, followed by a band. Aug. 5 – vendors and games beginning at 9 a.m. – bucket brigade, bicycle event, egg toss – at the farmers market, 2645 Whispering Pines Drive, Running Springs. Sponsored by the Running Springs Area Chamber of Commerce.
Artists Street Faire: First Saturdays – Aug. 5, Sept. 2. Lake Arrowhead Village. Local artists will be exhibiting and selling their works lakeside. Sponsored by the Mountain Arts Network.
Backpacks and School Supplies: Distribution by the Running Springs Area Chamber of Commerce at the farmers market, Saturday, Aug. 5. Donations of backpacks and school supplies sought now – drop off at the farmers market at the chamber booth, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
FoodI.E. Days: Saturday, Aug. 5, 12-10 p.m., Crestline Plaza. Food, vendors, games, live music.
Jazz Under the Stars: Aug. 5, 5 p.m. Roberto Valley Quartet. At The Tudor House, 800 Arrowhead Villa Rd. $30. www.purplepass.com/jazzunderthestars.
Happy 79th Birthday, Smokey Bear: Sunday, Aug. 6, 12-2 p.m., Mountain History Museum, 27176 Peninsula Drive, Lake Arrowhead. Cake, ice cream, lemonade, selfies with Smokey.
Historical Society Membership Potluck Dinner: Saturday, Aug. 12, 6-8 p.m., Leisure Shores Senior Center, 24658 San Moritz Drive, Crestline. Hear the story of the historical Crestline bus. RSVP to Cindy Burnett, (909) 273-4291 or [email protected].
Summer Night Market at Havenwood: Fridays – Aug. 18, Sept. 15, 5-9 p.m., 32088 Hwy. 18, Running Springs. Local artisans, music, food, beer and wine garden, fire pits, s’mores. www.shophavenwood.com.
Rim Communities Resource Alliance: Saturday, Aug. 19, 10 a.m., Lake Gregory Education Center. Learn about preparations you need to make to be ready for natural disasaters.
Celebrity and History Cruise: Aug. 19 on the Arrowhead Queen. Champagne reception, 5:15 p.m., cruise at 6 p.m. Narrated by historian Russ Keller with the celebrity scoop by Chandra Olivas. Sponsored by the Rim of the World Historical Society. www.mtnmuseum.org.
Concert Under the Stars: Saturday, Aug. 19. Billy Joel tribute band. Gourmet food stations: seafood, hot sandwiches, fry bar, pizza, desserts. Raffle prizes. Lake Arrowhead Country Club. Fundraiser for the Mountain Communities Boys & Girls Club. https://mountaincommunitiesboysa.schoolauction.net/concert2023/homepages/show.
The Therapy Cottage: Grand opening Tuesday, Aug. 22, 6-7:30 p.m., 22983 Waters Drive, Crestline. Sponsored by Mountain Counseling & Training. (909) 245-0405.
Blue Jay Jazz Festival: Aug. 24, Lisa Haley and the Zydekats. Aug. 25, Lao Tizer Band featuring saxophonist Eric Marienthal. Aug. 26, George Whitty Trio. www.bluejayjazz.org.
Scholarship Golf Tournament: Aug. 21, Arrowhead Country Club, 3433 Parkside Dr., San Bernardino. Sponsored by the UCLA Mountain Bruins. Registration, 7:30 a.m., shotgun start, 8:30 a.m.; awards luncheon, 1:30 p.m. $450 foursome, $150 individual. Register on the website, www.uclamountainbruins.org, where sponsorships are available.
13th Annual Lake Arrowhead Brewfest: Saturday, Sept. 9, Tavern Bay Beach Club. Lakearrowheadbrewfest.com.
King Celwyn’s Faire: Aug. 26 and 27, SkyPark at Santa’s Village. Artisans and crafters sought. Email [email protected].
Luau Community Dance: Saturday, Aug. 26, 5-8 p.m., Hootman Center, Running Springs. Sponsored by the Golden Oaks. Members free; general public, $5. Bring a snack to share.
Mama’s Got a Brand-New Bag! Fourth annual purse auction and luncheon sponsored by the Arrowhead Arts Association. Wednesday, Sept. 13, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Lake Arrowhead Country Club. Call Leah Weis, (909) 744-8128 to make a reservation or mail a check to AAA Auxiliary, PO Box 440, Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352.
Running Springs Beer & Wine Crawl: Saturday, Sept. 30, 3-7 p.m. $30. Participating businesses: Havenwood, Rustic Arts, Hilltop Haus, Home Is Basecamp, Mountain Life Supply, Artistry & Alchemy. For information and reservations, visit www.explorerunningsprings.com.
Mountain Lakes Poker Club: An online poker club for local mountain residents that meets online twice a week. For details, contact Ray Turner at [email protected].
Lake Arrowhead Village Summer Concerts: Weekends through Sunday, Sept. 3. Check-in, 5:30 p.m., concerts at 6 p.m. www.thelakearrowheadvillage.com.
The Market at Lake Gregory: Fridays through Sept. 15, South Shore Pavilion. Market, food and beverage, 4-8 p.m. Concerts 5-8 p.m.
Dale Fisher: Live music Sundays, noon-2 p.m., Spade & Spatula, Blue Jay.
Rim of the World Lodge #711, Free and Accepted Masons: Stated meetings first Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m. Dinner, open to the public, at 6:00 p.m. The public can RSVP for dinner at https://lodge711.freemason.org.
Crestline Lions Club: Meets fourth Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m., Leisure Shores Senior Center. All are welcome.
Lake Arrowhead Rotary Club: Meets Tuesdays, 12:15 p.m., Twin Peaks Community Center.
Mountain Sunrise Rotary Club: Meets Wednesdays, 7 a.m., The Tudor House.
Crestline-Lake Gregory Rotary Club: Meets Thursdays, noon, San Moritz Lodge.
Marine Corps League: Meets third Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 14041 Hesperia Rd., Victorville. Mountain Marines carpool. Info at [email protected] or (909) 589-0903.
Karaoke at The Tudor House: Second and fourth Wednesdays, 6-10 p.m. with the bar opening at 5 p.m. 800 Arrowhead Villa Road, Lake Arrowhead.
Social Meet-Up for Young Adults with Autism: Group started by a young man and his mother for young adults on the spectrum. Fourth Tuesdays. Contact Melissa at [email protected] for details.
At the Crestline library: Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m., Little Artist program. Tuesdays, noon, Craft Corner for children 6-11. Baker’s Book Club: children 4-17 are invited to sign up to log their reading and earn rewards from Baker’s. Call the library at (909) 338-3294 for more information.
Community Bible Study for Women: Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Lake Gregory Church, 460 Pine Drive, Crestline. Register at sanbernardino.cbsclass.org. Email, text or call Cherie at [email protected] or (909) 499-3920.
GOVERNMENT AND COMMUNITY MEETINGS
Government Affairs: A committee of the Lake Arrowhead Communities Chamber of Commerce. Second Tuesdays, 8 a.m. via Zoom.
San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors: Check the website, www.sbcounty.gov/Main/Pages/BOSMeetings.aspx for meeting dates and to watch the meetings live streamed or to watch recordings of the meetings.
Crest Forest Municipal Advisory Council: Meets first Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m., San Moritz Lodge.
Lake Arrowhead Municipal Advisory Council: Meets first Thursdays, 6:00 p.m., community room, Fire Station 91.
Running Springs Area Chamber of Commerce: Meets second Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. either by Zoom or at the Hootman Community Center.
Crestline Chamber of Commerce: Meets third Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m., Crestline Chamber of Commerce office.
Lake Arrowhead Communities Chamber of Commerce: Meets third Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m., chamber office.
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