Citizens on Patrol Academy Sign-Ups Applications must be submitted by today Saturday, September 1, and are available at all locations listed below.

If you live in the High Desert and are interested in becoming a volunteer with the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department please contact:

Apple Valley Police Department - Trish Hill, 240-7428
Hesperia Police Department - Roxanne Walker, 947-1549
Victorville Police Department - Karen Hunt, 241-1841
Victor Valley County Station - Stella Hodson, 243-8720
Adelanto Station - Sgt. Danielle Boldt, 246-1000

Academy dates: Monday; October 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29; 6 to 10 p.m. and Saturday; October 6, 13, 20 and 27; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hesperia Airport Association
8 a.m.

Weekly breakfast social at the Mile High Airport Café at Hesperia Airport, 7070 Summit Valley Road, Hesperia

For more information call 947-8844

Fraternal Order of Eagles
10 a.m.

Jr. Eagles meeting at 16195 Main Street, Hesperia

For more information call 949-7989

Victor Valley Moose Lodge 1808
11 a.m.

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

For more information call 244-1808

Boy Scout Troop 25 3 p.m.

Bi-monthly troop meeting at the Victor Valley Moose Lodge #1808, 10230 "E" Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call Scoutmaster, Jay Millette at 520-1015

Hesperia Leisure League

4 p.m. Meals
5 p.m. Bingo

9122 Third Avenue, Hesperia

For more information call 244-3223

MARK THE DATE!
Movies in the Park Saturday, September 8
8 p.m.

Last movie of the season! Under a canopy of stars, come out and enjoy the movie "The Ant Bully" with the Hesperia Recreation and Park District - be sure to bring your blankets and chairs. This event is FREE to Hesperia residents! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Kid's games will be held a half-hour before the show begins. Concessions will be available. Live Oak Park, 17427 Live Oak Street, Hesperia.

If weather is questionable call 244-5488, extension 123.

Event sponsored by Frontier Homes.

"Old Testament" Bible Seminar Saturday, September 8
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

"Walk Thru the Old Testament," interactive seminar, will help you absorb and remember the key characters, geography and major themes of the entire Old Testament. Children can also follow along with "Kids in the Book". Bring the entire family to First Baptist Church, 9280 Maple Avenue, Hesperia.

Adults - $20.00, youth (7th - 12th grade) - $10.00, children (1st - 6th grade) are free. Family cap is $60.00. A pizza lunch is included with the price.

To register, call Pastor Fred Harms at 760-244-4109 x 104.

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.