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McKinleyville Matters: Lots of Grange doings

McKinleyville Matters: Lots of Grange doings

Music in the Park continues Thursday, July 18 with Taxi performing from 6 to 8 p.m. at Pierson Park.  There will be lawn games including badminton, croquet and wiffle ball. The park’s bocce ball court will also be open.  Bring a picnic or get something to eat from one of the food trucks that will

McKinleyville Matters: McK quilter enters big show with local scene

American Quilter’s Society, the largest quilting membership organization in the world, has announced that Angie Tustison of McKinleyville has been accepted as a contestant with her quilt, Sumeg Village, at AQS QuiltWeek in Grand Rapids, Michigan. AQS QuiltWeek – Grand Rapids features more than 450 quilts from around the world. The high point of the

McKinleyville Matters: Walkability and a new Lion

A youth-led walkability assessment will be held in McKinleyville to better enable local students to safely walk, bike and roll to school. The assessment is scheduled for today, May 15 from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. beginning in the McKinleyville Union School District conference room behind McKinleyville Middle School, 2285 Central Ave. Participants will observe traffic conditions

McKinleyville Matters: Days of wine and poetry, plus new pop-up museum in McK Shopping Center

The MackTown Museum is hosting a kid-friendly event on Friday, April 19 from 6 to 9 p.m. to introduce the community to a new Pop-Up Museum in the McKinleyville Shopping Center. There will be free ice cream. Find out how you can be part of the exhibits showcasing history, memorabilia, stories, art and conversations about the

McKinleyville Matters: Pop Up Museum opens in McK

Something unique is happening north of the Mad River… the McKinleyville Community Pop Up Museum! A temporary (pop up) museum is being created during the weeks prior to Pony Express Days to showcase McKinleyville’s  diverse community and history.  Local native people, old time families and newcomers will be sharing their photos, history, stories, art, and

McKinleyville Matters: McK students compete in math contest

In celebration of National Surveyors Week (March 17 – 22), local chapters of California Land Surveyors Association (CLSA) and Professional Engineers in California Government (PECG) sponsored the annual Trig*Star event March 22 at McKinleyville High School.  The local chapter of CLSA provided refreshments and the local chapter of PECG provided the cash awards. The Trig*Star

McKinleyville Matters: Seeding, snacking and planning

McKinleyville Parks & Recreation is looking for volunteers to help fill holes and apply grass seed at the Hiller Sports Complex at Hiller Park on Saturday, March 16 from 10 a.m. 2 p.m. Hot dogs, snacks and beverages will be provided.  Call (707) 839-9003 or email Lesley Frisbee at [email protected] to RSVP.  All ages are

McKinleyville Matters: Mack Town honors the flower waterers

Kelly Miller and Christine Willfong were awarded the Community Builder Award Feb.6 by the McKinleyville Community Services District. The district presents the award to local individuals, businesses and organizations for their volunteer service, sponsorship and promotion of programs and events, outstanding service in the interest of the district and other contributions significant to McKinleyville’s quality