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Archive for October, 2010

Local NFL Punt Pass & Kick Winners Announced

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Local athletes demonstrated their football skills at the Town of Yucca Valley NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition on Saturday, October 16th at Machris Park. The competition was free and open to boys and girls ages 6-15. Scores for each event were calculated based on distance and accuracy; the three event scores combined to create a final composite score which determined the overall winner in each division. (more…)

Halloween Flashlight Candy Scramble- Friday Night

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Bring a flashlight and a container for all of the goodies and be ready to scramble!

On Friday, October 29th at 7:00 p.m. SHARP! (It\’s best to be early to this one!) The Town of Yucca Valley will host its annual Halloween Flashlight Candy Scramble!  It\’s a Halloween candy hunt in the dark on the upper soccer field.  Remember to bring a flashlight, as there will be no other light on the soccer field.  Children in grades K-6 are welcome to attend this FREE event but must be accompanied by an adult. Costumes are encouraged.  This event is offered by the Town of Yucca Valley with the generous support of the Yucca Valley Senior Club.

For more information please call the Yucca Valley Community Services Department at 760 369-7211, Monday – Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

HOWL-oween Costume Pet Parade

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Where can a dog, cat, rabbit, pig, (or any other pet) feel comfortable strutting around in his Batman outfit?  At the Town of Yucca Valley Howl-oween Costume Pet Parade, of course. Join in the fun on Saturday, October 30, at 11:00 a.m. where happy pets of all shapes and sizes will be gathering in their costumes. Dress your pet (& yourself if you\’d like) in your most creative costumes for a chance to win in one of the following categories, funniest, most original & animal/owner look-alike.  Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. in the community center courtyard.  (more…)

Kids Halloween Dance

Thursday, October 28th, 2010
The Town of Yucca Valley will host a Kids\’ Halloween Dance on Saturday, October 30th, from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.  The cost is $3.00 per child and is open to all children in grades K-6th. Halloween costumes are encouraged.   (more…)

Fall Clean-Up Day Results

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

The Town of Yucca Valley announces the final totals from the highly successful Fall Community Cleanup and Recycling Day. Thanks to the high level of participation from local citizens, over 58 tons of trash was collected and over 13.5 tons of recyclable materials were diverted from the landfills and sent to recycling centers.

The Town of Yucca Valley thanks all who participated, including Burrtec Waste and Recycling, the County of San Bernardino, Citizen\’s Patrol and all residents who took the time to recycle those unwanted items.

The next Community Cleanup and Recycling Day is planned for Saturday, April 9, 2011, in conjunction with what is commonly called San Bernardino County\’s \”Free Dump Day.\” Residents are encouraged to mark their calendars and plan ahead to make the Spring event the best of its kind, and to keep our community clean!

For more information about the Cleanup & Recycling Day program, contact the Town of Yucca Valley Public Works Department at (760) 369-6579 x308.

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