Manzanar National Historic Site’s award-winning public archeology program is returning with three projects this year. On March 24-29, May 27-31, and September 2-6, volunteers will have the opportunity to assist the National Park Service in uncovering and preserving Manzanar’s Hospital area, the Children’s Village orphanage, and the Administration and Staff Housing area. Work at the Hospital will include rebuilding a collapsed rock wall, removing brush and dead trees, clearing flood deposits, resetting building footers, and excavating landscaping features. At Children’s Village, volunteers will rebuild rustic wood fences, expose building footers, and clear brush and downed trees. In the Staff Housing […]
Whiskey Creek Restaurant
524 N. Main Street, Bishop, CA
The "kick-off" to Laws Good Ole Days will be a dinner concert on the outdoor patio at Whiskey Creek. Multi-award winner, Dave Stamey will perform. Generously sponsored By Sarah Sheehan, with all proceeds benefiting Laws Museum! Tickets are limited to 100 and available for purchase at www.lawsmuseum.org.
Tri-County Fairgrounds & Event Center
475 Sierra Street, Bishop, CA, United States
Bishop Fire Department will host the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Of the 2,977 people who died on Sept. 11, 2001, 343 were firefighters. This year marks the 21st anniversary of the terrorist attacks that forever changed the New York City skyline, and the Bishop Fire Department is inviting the community to join the volunteer firefighters in remembering the men and women who lost their lives that day. “Each year we climb to remember and honor those lost that tragic day,” said Joe Dell, Bishop Fire Chief. “The stairs humble me, and I always ponder how far up I would have made […]
Bishop, California has been named the host of the 2022 U.S. Adventure Racing Association (USARA) National Championship. July 29, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Now in its 23rd year, the USARA National Championship is the premier amateur adventure racing event in the United States. Registration is now open for teams of three at https://www.usara.com/usara-nationals.html. Taking place September 16 and 17, 2022, the race will crown the U.S. national champion, as determined by the team that collects the most checkpoints along an unmarked course by trekking, biking, and paddling under the 30-hour cutoff. Teams are not informed of the details of the course in […]
Bishop Country Club
1325 US Hwy 395, Bishop, CA, United States
Bob Waggoner Wounded Warrior Tournament. For more information on all tournaments or to schedule an event please contact the golf shop (760)873-5828, or email Steve at . Tournament schedule is subject to change.
Bishop Country Club
1325 US Hwy 395, Bishop, CA, United States
Great fun for experienced golfers & non-golfers alike! Five separate challenges test your skills at putting, chipping & driving. Categories for ladies, men, seniors & youth. Every entry gets free ticket to the raffle - you don't have to golf well to win BIG!
Join BLM Archeologist Greg Haverstock to learn about Pre-Colonial Nüümü (Paiute People) Agricultural Practices & Irrigation Systems of the Payahuunadü (Owens Valley) during the 15th century. Project collaborators include USGS geologist Angela Jayko, former White Mountain Research Station Historian Daniel Pritchett, and the late Bishop Paiute Tribal Elder Harry Williams. Register via Zoom at www.wmrc.edu. This is a remote learning seminar.
Volunteers will help clean up the watershed, Brown's Campground, Layton Springs and Benton Crossing area. Breakfast & lunch provided, nature-based kids activities and fly fishing demo. Masks, gloves, trash bags and trash grabbers will be provided. Meet at the upper Owens Benton Crossing Road parking area. Co-sponsored by Sierra Trash Eliminators, USFS, BLM, ESIA and LADWP.
Manzanar National Historic Site
5001 HWY 395, Independence, CA, United States
Cory Shiozaki, director of The Manzanar Fishing Club will give a brief presentation and guided driving/walking tour. Meet in the visitor center lobby. Bring water, sturdy shoes, hat, sunglasses & sunscreen.
Eastern California Museum
155 N. Grant Street, Independence, CA, United States
New exhibit at Eastern California Museum celebrating the life, philosophy and photography of climbing legend Smoke Blanchard - Mountain Ramblings, Picnics and Pilgrimages. Exhibit runs 10/22/22-3/24/23.
Bishop Country Club
1325 US Hwy 395, Bishop, CA, United States
Money Boys Memories/Red's Shoot-Out Tournament. For more information on all tournaments or to schedule an event please contact the golf shop (760)873-5828, or email Steve at . Tournament schedule is subject to change.
First United Methodist Church
205 N. Fowler, Bishop, United States
The Bazaar will feature a variety of tasty baked treats, free coffee, and many hand-crafted and one-of-a-kind items, including fall and winter home décor, as well as upcycled items, gifts, hand-knit and hand-crochet hats and scarves, baby items, and much more. For children, supervised crafts with a snack will be available for $2 per child, while their adult shoppers enjoy the bazaar.
Sierra Classic Theatre presents "Bloody Day at Brawley." 6pm arrival, 7pm dinner & show. 11/9 & 11/10 at Tom's Place. 11/13 & 11/14 at Mammoth Rock 'n Bowl. 11/15 at 1903 Taphouse in Bishop. 11/16 at Mammoth Brewing Co. 11/17 Dos Alas. Tickets @ Brownpapertickets.com.
Hosted by VFW Post 8988 Auxiliary and American Legion. 11 am ceremony at Pioneer Cemetery. Special renaming ceremony at 4pm at VFW Post - 484 Short Street. New name for the post will be Robert F. Waggoner VFW Post 8988. Dinner to follow ceremony. No fee for Veterans.
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