FYI – November 13

Hospital bazaar
South Peninsula Hospital will host an Employee Bazaar on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 22 and 23, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the first-floor entrance, conference rooms 1 and 2.
More SPHers are selling wares at this year’s event, including handmade crafts and seasonal treats.

Free movie night
Cook Inletkeeper will host a free movie night on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. Join the ‘keeper at Islands and Ocean Visitor Center for “A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet.” For more information, call 235-4068, ext 27.

Democrats meet
District 30 Democrats will meet on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 5:30 p.m. at the Homer Real Estate office, 1529 Ocean Drive. Call Liz Diament at (914) 588-0332 for more information.

KESA Board meets Thursday
Kachemak Emergency Service Area Board will hold a regular monthly board meeting on Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.
The meeting will be held at the McNeil Canyon Fire Station, 53048 Ashwood Ave. (Mile 12 East End Rd.).
The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call 235-9811.

Ski and Winter Gear Swap
Barter, trade, sell, or give away your winter-fun equipment-skis, snowboards, boots, clothing etc. Nov. 13, 5:30 p.m. in the Homer High School commons.
The ski team will be waxing skis as a fundraiser.
Please clean up and take all items with you.  No early birds or private business sales. For more information call at Mike 235-6090.

Volunteer Opportunities
HCOA is looking for committed volunteers to help with major projects before and during the Nutcracker Faire, Dec. 7 and 8, at the Homer High School Commons. Call your friends and volunteer together, or join the team and meet new friends.
1. Stage Team (2-4 volunteers) As a team, you find performers, schedule performance times, set up the stage (decorations and sound equipment) and manage the stage throughout the fair. Those who have done this in the past would be glad to share their expertise.
3.  HCOA Food Booth Team (4-6 volunteers)
Committed volunteers will work together to organize, prepare and work in the booth for both days of the fair. This will be a group effort that will start in the next few weeks.
2. Performers are also wanted for the Nutcracker Faire Stage. Call HCOA if you are interested 235-4288.

Average gas prices fall
Average retail gasoline prices in Alaska have fallen 1.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.66/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 398 gas outlets in Alaska. This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.20/g.
Including the change in gas prices in Alaska during the past week, prices yesterday were 28.9 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and are 19.8 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 17.4 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 26.7 cents per gallon lower than this day one year ago.

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