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2Day in the SCV: Saturday, June 12, 2010

Posted: June 11, 2010 9:56 p.m.
Updated: June 12, 2010 4:55 a.m.
 

Float Tube Bass Day
What:
Friends of Castaic Lake present Float Tube Bass Day where awards will be presented for each derby as well as overall series.
When:
6 a.m. to noon
Where:
Castaic Lake Lagoon, 32132 Castaic Lake Drive
Contact:
(661) 257-4050 or www.castaiclake.com

Pancake breakfast
What:
The Santa Clarita Sunrise Rotary Club sponsors a pancake breakfast for the residents of Greenbrier Mobile Estates to support their emergency preparedness committee.
When:
8 a.m. to noon
Where:
Greenbrier’s Community Clubhouse, 21301 Soledad Canyon Road
Contact:
Chairs Frank McMahan at (818) 571-7892 or Deborah Gardiner at (661) 305-8099

Air show
What:
The Canyon Crosswinds Scale Fun Fly and Free Air Show will feature all types of scale aircraft flown by experienced radio control pilots.
When:
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where:
Canyon Crosswinds airfield in Castaic
Contact:
Visit www.canyoncrosswinds.com for directions to the field or e-mail simplescaleseries@gmail.com

Summer book sale
What:
Sale of gently used books to benefit the libraries of Santa Clarita.
When:
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where:
Valencia Library, 23743 West Valencia Blvd., Valencia
Contact:
(661) 252-3980

Fine Craft Show
What:
The city of Santa Clarita hosts the Fine Craft Show, which provides residents with the opportunity to browse one-of-a-kind art pieces.
When:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where:
Old Orchard Park, 25023 Avenida Rotella
Contact:
(661) 286-4018 or visit www.santa-clarita.com/arts

Sierra Pelona Rock Club picnic
What:
The Sierra Pelona Rock Club hosts a picnic with potluck meal and white-elephant auction.
When:
11 a.m.
Where:
Valencia Meadows Park, 25671 Fedala Road
Contact:
www.sierrapelona.com

Dog adoption event
What:
The Brittany Foundation will be the special guest during “The Karate Kid” premiere where guests can meet adoptable dogs and enter to win a family four pass of movie tickets.
When:
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where:
Edwards Theater, 24435 Town Center Drive, Valencia
Contact:
(661) 260-2960

‘Wine in the Pines’
What:
The Pine Mountain Club Commercial Property Owners Association hosts “Wine in the Pines,” featuring premium wines, microbrewery beers and ales, gourmet food, live music and an art show.
When:
Noon to 4 p.m.
Where:
Pine Mountain Club, 16225 Askin Drive, Frazier Park
Contact:
www.wineinthepines.com

Thomas Thorpe book signing
What:
Author Thomas Thorpe will sign copies of his new release, “Desperate Crossing.”
When:
1-4 p.m.
Where:
Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 23630 Valencia Blvd., Valencia
Contact:
(818) 367-4743 or tthorpe502@aol.com

‘Cinderella’
What:
The Santa Clarita Ballet Company presents “Cinderella.”
When:
2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Where:
Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia
Contact:
(661) 251-0366

Boys & Girls Club auction
What:
Boys & Girls Club hosts their 39th annual benefit auction with the theme, “Born to be Wild.” The benefit includes live and silent auction items, entertainment, dinner and bar.
When:
5 p.m.
Where:
Mann BioMedical Park, 25104 Rye Canyon Loop
Contact:
(661) 254-3063 or www.scvbgc.org

Doyle Dykes performs
What:
Keyboard Galleria Music Center hosts Doyle Dykes on guitar. Taylor Guitars representative Billy Gill will be on hand with limited and special edition guitars.
When:
7 p.m.
Where:
Keyboard Galleria Music Center, 21515 Soledad Canyon Road, Suite 120

‘Suddenly’ screening
What:
The SCV Historical Society will present “Suddenly” from the outside of the very same train station used in the film.
When:
8 p.m.
Where:
Heritage Junction, 24107 Newhall Ave., Newhall
Contact:
(661) 254-1275 or www.scvhs.org

Don’t go there
What:
The California Department of Transportation closes Highway 14 and Interstate 5 lanes, ramps and connectors as part of a $161-million improvement project to construct carpool lanes and a direct carpool lane connector at the I-5 and Highway 14 interchange.
When: Through today
Where/When: (Highway 14) southbound Highway 14 connector to northbound Interstate 5: 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; (Interstate 5) northbound truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.; southbound Balboa Boulevard off-ramp: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; one lane of the southbound truck route collector road: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; southbound truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Contact: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist07/travel/projects/details.php?id=32

2Day's Birthdays

Banker/philanthropist David Rockefeller is 95. Former President George H.W. Bush is 86. Actor-singer Jim Nabors is 80. Country singer-musician Junior Brown is 58. Singer-songwriter Rocky Burnette is 57. Rock musician John Linnell is 51. Rapper Grandmaster Dee is 48. Blues musician Kenny Wayne Shepherd is 33. Actor Wil Horneff is 31. Singer Robyn is 31. Country singer Chris Young is 25. Actor Ryan Malgarini is 18..

2Day in History
Today is Saturday, June 12, the 163rd day of 2010. There are 202 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On June 12, 1963, civil rights leader Medgar Evers, 37, was fatally shot in front of his home in Jackson, Miss. (In 1994, Byron De La Beckwith was convicted of murdering Evers and sentenced to life in prison; he died in 2001.)

Ten years ago:
  The Supreme Court, in a unanimous ruling, said patients cannot use a federal law to sue HMOs for giving doctors a financial incentive to cut treatment costs.

Five years ago:
Vice President Dick Cheney, reacting to a growing chorus of calls to close the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, told Fox News Channel there were no plans to do so.

One year ago:
U.S. television stations ended analog broadcasts in favor of digital transmission. .

AP Odd News
800-mile bike ride to reunion

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man is on an 800-mile bike ride to attend his 50th high school class reunion in Massachusetts. Peter Noonan hit the road May 20 and is expected to arrive Thursday at Deerfield Academy, his old prep school in Deerfield, Mass.

The 68-year-old Noonan said he’s in good shape and thought the ride would be a nice way to see the country.

California Lottery
Mega Millions

6-13-33-34-42 Mega: 25
Draw date: Friday, June 11
Jackpot: $36 million 

SuperLotto
4-6-8-36-41 Mega: 17
Draw date: Wednesday, June 9
Jackpot: $8 million

Fantasy 5
7-11-12-17-20
Draw date: Friday, June 11

Daily 4
0-3-7-7
Draw date: Friday, June 11

Daily 3
Midday: 4-7-6
Evening: 8-0-0
Draw date: Friday, June 11

Daily Derby
1st: 08 Goregous George
2nd: 06 Whirl Win
3rd: 11 Money Bags
Race time: 1:47.90
Draw date: Friday, June 11

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