Hesperia Rotary Club 7 a.m.

Weekly meeting at Denny's Restaurant, 13165 Main Street, Hesperia

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2924
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Breakfast and lunch for members and guests at 10184 Hesperia Road, Hesperia

For more information call 244-4296

Hi Desert Wood Carvers 9 to 11 a.m.

Weekly meeting at Hesperia Leisure League (also meets on Tuesday evenings) at 9122 Third Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call 244-5335

Hesperia Branch Library
10:30 a.m.

Preschool story time "Apples and Acorns" stories, music and a simple craft at 9650 Seventh Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call 244-4898

Victor Valley Moose Lodge 1808
11:30 a.m.

Lunch for members and guests at 10230 "E" Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call 244-1808

Victor Valley Moose Lodge 1808
12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Game day/night at 10230 "E" Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call 244-1808

Hesperia Leisure League
1 p.m.

Bunco at 9122 Third Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call 244-3223

"Little's" Grief Support Group
1:30 to 2:45 p.m.

Support group for ages 3 to 5 (pre-registration and orientation required) at The Morning Star Center of Visiting Nurses, 18169 Bear Valley Road, Hesperia

For more information call 948-7249

Hesperia Branch Library
4 p.m.

"Apple Trees" - School-aged children are invited to hear a story and make a calendar craft at 9650 Seventh Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call 244-4898

Hesperia Branch Library
4 p.m.

"Welcome Back" -The opening Teen Council will take place at 9650 Seventh Avenue, Hesperia. All teens are invited to help plan the direction of teen services for the new school year.

Call 244-4898 for more information.

Hesperia Art Club Inc., Studio and Gallery
5:30 to 7 p.m.

Children's Art for ages 8 to 14 with Liz Wells at the Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple Valley Road, Apple Valley

For more information call 947-4881

Hesperia Art Club Inc., Studio and Gallery
5:30 to 8 p.m.

ABC's Adult Beginning Art with Mile Bolam at the Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple Valley Road, Apple Valley

For more information call 947-4881

Fraternal Order of Eagles 6 p.m.

Auxiliary meeting and initiation at 16195 Main Street, Hesperia

For more information call 949-7989

Victorville B.P.O. Elks Lodge 1877
7 p.m.

General meeting at 14041 Hesperia Road, Victorville

For more information call 245-1877

MARK THE DATE!
Kiwanis Club of Hesperia Horse Derby Night Saturday, September 15
6 to 7 p.m. Dinner
7 to 9:30 p.m. Races

Enjoy a night of fun at the races with fun, food and prizes. Pick your favorite horse and have fun being a jockey! For only $20.00 you get dinner and 10 tokens to start your races at the Percy Bakker Community Center, 9333 "E" Avenue, Hesperia.

For more information and tickets contact Richard Lupton at 244-9035.

Fourth Annual Relay for Life Saturday, September 15 and Sunday, September 16

Come out and be a part of the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. Join a team or form your own team. Stay for the entire 24 hours of fun or as long as you can last.

The Cancer Survivors Walk with Courage lap opens the event. There will be a Camp Out for a Cure in the "Tent City" - be sure to bring your sleeping bag and a tent. The Evening Luminaria Ceremony - placed around the track, they light the way for walkers and runners.

The celebration will be held at Hesperia Community Park - Coleman Field, 10200 Datura Street, Hesperia. For additional information, to be a sponsor or volunteer, call Suzanne at 956-5547 or Tracy at 956-1262. Visit on line at www.acsevents.org/relay/ca/hesperia . See you there!

Victory Valley Air Show Saturday, September 15; 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Join us at the annual Victor Valley Air Show. There will be vendors, skydivers, face painting, antique planes, military vehicles, aerobatic remote control planes and more fun for the entire family. The excitement will be at Hesperia Airport, 7070 summit Valley Road, Hesperia.

For more information visit us at www.vvasa.com for map and more details. Admission is FREE!

2007 Annual Hesperia Days Celebration
Friday, September 21
7 p.m. Wranglers Championship Gymkhana; Val Shear Equestrian Center, 16292 Lime Street.

Saturday, September 22
8 a.m. 5K Run/Walk/Skate; race starts and ends at the Percy Bakker Community Center, 9333 "E" Avenue; check in by 7 a.m.

8 a.m. California Junior Rodeo; Val Shear Equestrian Center, 16292 Lime Street

9 a.m. Kiwanis Hesperia Days Parade "Celebrating People, Parks & Programs"; Main Street from Timberlane to "E" Avenue

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Desert Winds Quilt Guild Show; Percy Bakker Community Center, 9333 "E" Avenue

11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Vendors Booths, Kid's Fun Zone and much more; Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Lake Road

12 to 7 p.m. American Music Festival; Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Road

1 & 4 p.m. Middle Ages Battle Demonstration; Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Lake Road

2:30 p.m. Exotic Animal Show, Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Lake Road

7:30 Fireworks Show; Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Lake Road

Sunday, September 23
9 a.m. The Glen Tatge Trail Ride - saddle up your horses and join the trail ride at Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Lake Road

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Vendors Booths, Kid's Fun Zone and much more; Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Lake Road

11 a.m. to 7 p.m. American Music Festival - enjoy some amazing music at Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Road

2 p.m. Hesperia Fishermen's "Reverse Drawing"; Hesperia Lake Park, 7500 Arrowhead Lake Road

Annual Usher's Barbeque Saturday, September 22
10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Join us at the annual community Usher's Barbeque. Bring your family and friends, make new friends. End of the day $100.00 drawing!

Great eats will include - pork ribs, chicken, beef, hot links, plus salads, rolls and beverages. The ladies of the church will delight you with their home-made deserts.

Holy Family Catholic Church - Parish Hall, 9974 "I" Avenue, Hesperia. For more information call Sam at 949-4072. Adults - $6.00 and children (12 and under) - $3.00.