Rib Nights, Harvest Dinner coming up in San Miguel

Lynne Schmitz
Lynne Schmitz jjohnston@thetribunenews.com

On Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Mission San Miguel Gift Shop, the Rev. Larry Gosselin OFM will sign copies of his second book of poetry, “Unshadowed Light,” inspired by St. Clare of Assisi.

Admission is $5. Gosselin served as pastor of the parish a few years ago and is well known in the area. Mission San Miguel Arcangel wines — St. Francis of Assisi (red) and St. Clare of Assisi (white) — from Locatelli Winery in San Miguel will be available for purchase in the gift shop. Enjoy appetizers and desserts and a tour of the museum.

Lions serve ribs

Ribs, ribs, ribs! The San Miguel Lions Club will host Rib Nights this Saturday, Oct. 17, and again on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Community Building in the park on K Street.

A meal of delicious ribs, french fries, salad, cold drink and ice cream cup is $12. Eat in or take out. Proceeds help fund their community projects.

Schoolhouse fundraiser

On Saturday, Oct. 24, the Pleasant Valley Community Foundation is hosting a Harvest Dinner at the Walter Family Barn at Rolling Hills Ranch, 7275 Cross Canyons Road in San Miguel.

Starting at 4:30 p.m. there will be a silent auction and wine tasting with live music and dancing. Dinner tickets are $35. All proceeds go toward continuing renovation of the historic schoolhouse. For information call Connie Zamora at 536-0809 or Debra Compton at 467-3158.

Go to www.discoversanmiguel.com for current information on San Miguel events, businesses, organizations, churches and opportunities to volunteer. A history section features historic stories and pictures from early days in the town and area.