San Miguel Scene: Camp Roberts’ holiday activities

May 24, 2012 

On Monday, the Camp Roberts Historical Museum will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Memorial Day. Admission is free.

At 1 p.m. in the main museum building, officials will hold a ribbon-cutting to open and dedicate the Albert E. Davis Memorial Library. Al Davis was founder and guiding light of the museum. He was a decorated veteran of the Navy in World War II and the Korean War, and a Master Sergeant in the California Army National Guard. Al was well-known in Paso Robles, active in many organizations.

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On Wednesday, the San Miguel Advisory Council will meet at the Community Building in the park on K Street at 7 p.m. During the meeting, nominations and candidate statements for the June elections will be accepted. Candidates are required to attend both meetings.

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Peggy Metzger, longtime teacher at Lillian Larsen School, is retiring. She’ll be honored at a celebration in San Miguel Park on June 2 from 1 to 4 p.m. Written memories and pictures are welcomed. Kathy Desonia is accepting donations for a gift. For information, call Kathy Blythe at 610-5629.

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On June 2, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Friends of the Adobes will host their annual Model A and Model T Show at the Rios-Caledonia Adobe, 700 Mission St. Admission is free.

The antique autos will be parked in front of the old adobe on one of the last sections of original Highway 101. Visitors will vote on their favorites.

A 50/50 drawing will be held. Central Coast Lavender and the Santa Lucia Rockhounds will present displays. Food may be purchased from “The Three Amigos” (Terry and Mary Scantlin and Monica Cisneros).

Music will be provided by Ron Domingos and wine-tasting by Tackitt Family Vineyards.

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