Free H1N1 Flu Shots, Marathon, Fish Fry

posted Oct 6, 2011, 12:22 AM by Laverne Buckman   [ updated Oct 6, 2011, 10:57 PM ]
Community Health Center
The Community Health Center is offering free H1N1 flu shots at their location at Casa San Miguel on Tuesday, February 16th from 2:30 to 4:30. For more information contact CHC at 805-467-2344

10th Anniversary Buzz Marathon Feb 13th

Buzz Marathon
Saturday, February 13th is the 10th anniversary of this meditative run through the hills and meadows of Camp Roberts Army National Guard Reservation in north San Luis Obispo County. Marathon and half marathon to begin at 8:30 AM, 6:30 for walkers, 8:45 for 5k.
Starting at 750′ above sea level the course goes out and back rising to 1250′; most of the climb between miles 4 and 6. It is quiet and serene with wildlife spectators, spectacular views, training and research sites, aid stations every 2 miles and porta potties every 3 miles.
Runners come from across the country to compete. Get your entry form and complete details at the Buzz Marathon website. The earlier runners register the less the entry fee.
David Campa is organizing a group of running alumnifrom Lillian Larsen School to join the challenge.
Volunteers are most welcome to help with the aid stations and tracking running times. Donations are gladly accepted for snacks and prizes for the participants.
Revenue from Buzz Marathon helps fund the athletic programs at Lillian Larsen Elementary School of Kindergarten to 8th grade students. Larsen features cross country and track and field for all children, then flag football, volleyball, basketball, and golf for the middle schoolers grades 6 to 8.
The Buzz Marathon is an Active and Healthy Lifestyle promotion fundraiser for the athletic program at Lillian Larsen School in San Miguel. This is a low income rural school district and funds are used to cover entry fees, uniforms, referees, equipment, field and course markings, physicals, and when possible scholarships to summer camps for high school bound students.

Lions Fish Fry

San Miguel Lions Club cooks in the kitchen
San Miguel Lions Club cooks in the kitchen
San Miguel Lions are frying up their fish dinners for the 7 weeks of Lent starting February 19th from 4:30 to 7:00 pm. The generous portions of tender cod come with fries, coleslaw, ice cream and a drink for $10 each, dine in or take out. Follow the signs in town to the San Miguel Community Center next to the Library on 13th and alleyway between K and L streets. 
Proceeds benefit the many programs of the Lions Club founded in 1949: Community FREE swimming, Old Timers BBQ, NRA Hunter Safety, The Great AGventure Day, White Cane Days, FREE Red Cross Swimming Lessons, student eye screening, Project Lifesaver transmitter bracelets, and much more!