Let’s work together to end hunger
5th Annual Tuna Drive
Collections through to April 30th
Help us collect as much canned tuna fish as we can for the local food bank
VFW Post 9106 Forks, WA
Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser
Pancake Breakfast with Sausage
Biscuits with Sausage Gravy
Saturday, April 13th
8:00 to 11:00
$6.00 and Donations!
All proceeds will go toward
Gold Star Families Memorial Monument
FREE TAX PREPARATION
IRS-certified volunteers provide free tax preparation and e-filing
for low-and-middle-income taxpayers of all ages.
FORKS CITY HALL
Council Chambers; 500 East Division Street
Every-other-Saturday, from 10am—3pm:
(February 2 & 16, March 2 , 16 & 30,and April 13)
No appointment is required. First-come, first-served.
Contact Hearst Coen, 360-452-6541, if you have any questions.
Please bring the following with you to the TAX-AIDE site:
Photo ID (required)
Social Security Cards for taxpayer, spouse, and dependents (required)
Documentation of health insurance coverage for everyone on the tax return.
Bring Form 1095, if received.
W-2s, 1099s and all documents necessary to complete your 2018 return
Bank check with routing and account numbers, if direct deposit desired
Your 2017 Tax Return
The TAX-AIDE program is sponsored by the IRS and the AARP Foundation.
ADULT Easter Egg Hunt!
April 13 @ 6 PM
Saturday April 13th at 6pm. BBG is doing there ADULT EASTER EGG HUNT! Hundreds of eggs filled with coupons for 55″ SMART TV, CASH AND LOTS OF PRIZES AND GOODIES! Hop on in for a really fun time. MUST BE 21 OR OLDER!
LA FIESTA FAMILIAR
The Forks Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will be offering a family storytime in Spanish at the Alder Grove Mobile Home Park in Forks. Fiesta Familiar will be held every Second Saturday at 1pm from October 13 through May 11.
Enjoy Spanish stories, songs, and games for children of all ages, as well as a snack. Sharing books and playing with children helps to increase early learning and reading development. Bring the whole family!
La Biblioteca de Forks del “North Olympic Library System” (NOLS) ofrecerá un evento familiar en español en el vecindario “Alder Grove Mobile Home Park” en Forks. La Fiesta Familiar se realizará cada segundo sábado del mes desde el 13 de octubre hasta el 11 de mayo a la 1pm.
Disfruten cuentos, canciones y juegos para todas las edades, con una pequeña botana. Compartir las maravillas de los libros y los juegos en familia ayuda a aumentar las destrezas de aprendizaje y lectura de los niños. ¡Traiga a toda la familia!
Virtual Reality (VR) is coming to the North Olympic Library System! During a kick-off event on Wednesday, March 27, adults and teens 13 and older can experience immersive, 360 degree video interactive experiences using Oculus Rifts and Go headsets at the Port Angeles Main Library. Drop by between 5-7pm and see where virtual reality can take you! Examples of the immersive 360 degree headset experiences include movie shorts, First Contact, Dinosaurs, The Body, America’s National Parks, Ocean Rift, Apollo 11, Mars Odyssey, Star Chart, Everest, Chernobyl, and many more! VR experiences will be about 15-20 minutes per user and are on a first come, first served basis with a waiting list if needed.
Beginning in April, weekly VR sessions will be held at all NOLS locations.
Forks History and More
The West End Historical Society and Forks Timber Museum announce that they will combine efforts for their monthly programs.
Every third Tuesday, these historical presentations will be brought to you at the First Congregational Church, a short board meeting Timber Museum Board meets at 11:30 a.m. and the WEHS meeting starts at noon.
November’s program will be a presentation of some of the Historical Society’s old slide photographs from the late 1800s to mid-1900s.
December’s program will feature Lonnie Archibald talking about his new book, “Let’s Go Truckin,” with a book signing to follow.
Please come join us for these lively presentations and discussions. You are welcome to bring your own items to share and we encourage questions.
The museum board meetings and historical presentations are free and open to the public
The Bogachiel Garden Club Meetings
Every 3rd Wednesday
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Come meet and plan beautiful happenings
September 19, 2018- Summer Successes and Woes
October 17, 2018 – Horticulture Show with Billie Fitch
November 14, 2018 – A taste of herb samples of cooking with herbs
December 19, 2018 – Facinators (hat making) with Tina Adams
January 16, 2019 – Recycle, Repurose and Reused Share time
February 20, 2019- Edible Wild Plants with Jessica Latourelle
March 20, 2019 Minature designs with Pat Grimes
April 17, 2019 – Health and Heather with Karla Lotz (plants for sale)
May 15, 2019 – Native Plants with plants for sale by Lissa Bennett, Quilcene Nursery
June 19, 2019 – Garden Party Potluck at 631 5th Ave with surprise speaker
In addition, the club sponsors the Annual High Tea on Saturday, January 19, 2019 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Assembly of God Church. Donations accepted for this event.
Forks Chamber of Commerce
Bill Lindstrom, author of “Strait Press: A History of News Media On The North Olympic Peninsula”
“No Host” lunch featuring a weekly lunch special, soup of the day, clam chowder or order off the menu. Your choice!
Is there any such thing as a free lunch? Every Chamber member that attends a Business Meeting will have a chance to win a free lunch! The more meetings you attend, the more chances you have to win.
Meetings are open to the public.