Time is running out for nominations to be submitted for the annual Kern Green Awards. Nominations are due by April 28, and can be submitted online at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family Life Pregnancy Center of Tehachapi has exciting news! Through an anonymous donor, our center has been pledged up to $12,000 in a matching funds grant towards obtaining an ultrasound machine.
Thunder Paws Dog Training of Tehachapi and the Red Cross are partnering to offer an exciting opportunity for pet owners in the greater Tehachapi area. On Saturday, May 10, the Red Cross is offering two workshops at Thunder Paws Dog Training Center (20609 Santa Lucia St, Tehachapi).
HEARTS Connection, a local non-profit that provides support and resources to families who have children with special needs, held a special event on April 1.
In May, the Cal City Lions Club will be selling hot dogs, chips and a drink for the same low price of at the Desert Tortoise Days to be held on May 3 and 4, at Central Park in California City.
Tehachapi Schools will begin Transitional Kindergarten (TK) and Kindergarten registration for the 2014-15 school year on Tuesday, April 22.
At the top of Oak Creek Pass on Tehachapi-Willow Springs Road, each year I look for and find some of the most reliable wildflowers in our area: the Mountain Grape Lupines (Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus). These gorgeous perennial lupines cling improbably to the rock and sand of the barren road cuts on the north side of the road, and every spring they send up flowering stalks of beautiful bluish-purple blossoms with a pale yellow or cream-colored blaze on each flower.
The public still has time to vote for their favorite egg creation for "Eggstravaganza," the Tehachapi Valley Arts Association's annual egg decorating contest.
The Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Park District will host its annual egg hunt Saturday, April 19 (the day before Easter), at West Park, 490 W. "D" St.
The Bear Valley Garden Club will host a tour of "J" Ranch on Friday, April 18, from 10:30 a.m. to noon., located at 22288 Hwy. 202.
The Kiwanis Club of Tehachapi will host its 28th annual prayer breakfast on Thursday, May 1, at 6:44 a.m., at McMullan Hall, St. Malachy Catholic Church, 407 W. "E" St.
Many residents are not aware that Stallion Springs has its very own library, located in the former CSD Building at 25800 Stallion Springs Drive. The library has existed since 1990 and, during the last six years, has grown and expanded to house hundreds of quality, up-to-date books.