Elections, reading and good wine in San Miguel

Lynne Schmitz
Lynne Schmitz

The San Miguel Advisory Council will hold elections Wednesday before its regular meeting at the Community Building behind the library at the park. Alley access is from 12th Street.

Voters will choose four board members and two alternates.

Contact Mike Sanders at 712-9120, email him at michaelj.sanders9@ gmail.com or see him at the San Miguel Mercantile for information.

A pre-election meeting will begin at 6 p.m. followed by the election at 6:30 p.m. All registered voters in the San Miguel area are eligible to vote.

The League of Women Voters will oversee the election. The regular meeting begins at 7 p.m.

The Advisory Council is a liaison to the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors and the planning department.

Summer reading

Children may still sign up for the summer reading program at San Miguel Library.

For information, call 467-3224 or visit http://www.discoversanmiguel.com.

Winning wines

Mystic Hills Vineyard near San Miguel has received additional awards and recognition for superior wines.

The prestigious annual San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition awarded its 2011 Unforgiven red blend a Gold Medal and both its 2011 Sequel red blend and cabernet sauvignon received silver medals.

Its newly released 2013 Rosé received a silver medal in the dry category at the 2015 Rosé Competition at SIMI Winery in Napa — along with high praise from many wine connoisseurs.

For information about Mystic Hills Winery, call 610-1099, go to http://www.mystichillswinery.com or visit them on Facebook.

Go to http://www.discoversanmiguel.com for historic pictures and stories about early days in San Miguel and information and photos on San Miguel businesses, organizations, churches, events and opportunities to volunteer.