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Saturday, Oct. 13

Second Saturday flea market

When: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where: Junction Park, Middleton and Junction avenues in Boulder Creek

Details: Spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis for $15.

Info: Boulder Creek Recreation, 338-4144


Online business workshops

When: 9 a.m. to noon

Where: Satellite Telework Center, 6265 Highway 9, in Felton

Details: As part of the SLV Chamber of Commerce’s Fall Workshop Series, Maggie Barr will lead a workshop on email marketing and Kathy Long will discuss search engine optimization for businesses.

Cost: $20 for both

Info: 345-5972 or


Scotts Valley appliance collection

When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Erba Lane, across from Scotts Valley Fire District

Details: Scotts Valley residents can drop off unwanted refrigerators, washers, dryers, water heaters and other metal appliances free of charge. No TVs, computers, tires or furniture will be accepted.

Info: 438-0732


Fire team barbecue

When: 4 to 8 p.m.; dance, 8:30 to 10 p.m.

Where: Bonny Doon Fire Station, 975 Martin Road, in Bonny Doon

Details: Bonny Doon Volunteer Fire & Rescue will serve skirt steak, vegetarian lasagna, hot dogs and side dishes. Music, a raffle, a bake sale and line dancing are planned.

Cost: $15 adults, $10 children

Info: Donita Springmeyer, 426-7933


Lobster feed

When: 4:30 to 9 p.m.

Where: Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, 100 Big Trees Road, in Felton

Details: This annual fundraiser for Mountain Parks Foundation will star fresh lobster and sides, accompanied by live bluegrass music.

Cost: $60 with reservation

Info: 335-3174


Sunday, Oct. 14

Firefighters pancake breakfast

When: 8 a.m. to noon

Where: Scotts Valley Fire District Station 1, 7 Erba Lane, in Scotts Valley

Details: The fundraiser breakfast will include engine tours, a jump house, face painting and demonstrations.



Thursday, Oct. 18

Jazz Music in the Lounge

When: 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Scopazzi’s Restaurant, 13300 Big Basin Highway, in Boulder Creek

Details: Joy of Jazz will provide live jazz music.

Cost: Free entry

Info: 338-6441


Saturday, Oct. 20

First aid, CPR class

When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Felton firehouse, 131 Kirby St., in Felton

Details: The class includes pediatric first aid; adult, child and infant CPR; and use of automatic external defibrillators.

Cost: Free for Felton residents, $36 for others

Info: or 335-4422


SVMS pasta fundraiser

When: 5 to 8 p.m.

Where: Scotts Valley Community Center. 360 Kings Village Road in Scotts Valley

Details: An all-you-can-eat pasta dinner will be hosted by Santa Cruz Pasta Factory and the Scotts Valley Middle School PTA.

Cost: $20 per adult, $10 per child

Info: or 


Wednesday, Oct. 24

Outback Trading’s 15th anniversary

When: 5 p.m.

Where: Outback Trading Co., 6257 Highway 9 in Felton

Details: Clare Campbell's Outback Trading Co. will celebrate 15 years in Felton with appetizers and beverages and a preview of the fall and holiday store collection.

Info: 345-5972 or


Lompico Water District candidate forum

When: 7 to 9 p.m.

Where: Zayante Fire Protection District, 7700 E. Zayante Road, in Felton

Details: The Lompico Community Center will host a debate among the candidates running for the Lompico Water District board, moderated by the League of Women Voters.

Info: 435-3545


Thursday, Oct. 25

Pizza fundraiser

When: 5 to 8 p.m.

Where: Round Table Pizza, 6267 Graham Hill Road, in Felton

Details: San Lorenzo Valley Elementary School will receive 15 percent of proceeds from food and drinks to support its programs. Takeout orders can be placed by phone.

Info: 335-5344


Scotts Valley Chamber Business Networking Mixer

When: 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Where: Elements Salon & Spa, 6006 La Madrona Drive, Ste. E, in Scotts Valley

Details: The chamber will host a meet-and-greet with local businesses.

Info: 438-1010 or


Saturday, Oct. 27

Boy Scout rummage sale

When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Felton Bible Church parking lot, 5999 Graham Hill Road in Felton

Details: Boy Scout Troop 604 of Scotts Valley is having its annual rummage sale, a major fundraiser for the troop

Info: 336-3155 or

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