What’s Happening Around Northport

NEW ITEMS in this issue April 20, 2017

APRIL

  • Northport Chamber of Commerce Positions Open
  • Changes to Northport Library Storytime
  • Northport Raceway Track Work Day
  • NCPR Collecting Aluminum Cans
  • NCPR Movie Night

 

May

  • Northport Lions Club BINGO
  • Northport Lions Club Annual Golf Scramble
  • Northport Raceway Test & Tune Day

 

 (see details below)


Here’s What’s Happening Around Northport during April 2017

Northport Chamber of Commerce Positions Open – Notice of Elections

Northport Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the following positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer

Some minimum requirements may need to be met for the positions.

Please submit your interest on the website on our Contact Us page @ www.northportwa.us

 

Saturday April 29Northport Raceway Track Work Day. From 12pm to 6pm. Visit the NIR FB page and website for more information and to view the 2017 racing schedule. https://www.facebook.com/groups/8614388563/ http://www.northportinternationalraceway.com/

 

NCPR Collecting Aluminum Cans – Hello NCPR friends! We are always taking aluminum cans for the continued success of the programs we offer. If you have a bag or two or three, just bring them to the back of the Community Center out by the old broken down shed (the funds could go to help us fix that…) Your monetary donations are always also greatly appreciated and those can be dropped off to the community center, there is a donation box up by the desk. Thanks for all of your support! Oh, and we always are in need of volunteers, so time to step up to the community service plate!

 

The Mustang Grill – Open 7 days a week, 7:30am to 2:00pm. Fresh deserts made daily and daily specials. 509-732-6179 https://www.facebook.The Mustang Grill

 

Rivertown Grill – Look for daily dining specials 509-732-6678 https://www.facebook.com/rivertownsudsandgrub/?fref=ts

 

Morning Bear Coffee – Morning Bear Coffee offers Double-Punch on Tuesday, buy one drink and received 2 punches on your MBC Punch Card! https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=morning%20bear%20coffee

 

First Tuesday of Each Month (Northport Volunteer Fire Department) – The Northport Volunteer Fire Department has its monthly meetings and trainings at the NP Fire Hall on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6pm. And that they are always looking for more volunteers and to please consider volunteering to help our community.

 

Northport Community Library Storytime – This schedule is in place during the school year. A new schedule will be posted during summer break. Storytime will continue at the Northport Library (2nd and 4th Tuesdays), starts at 10:30 and goes until 11am. Storytime for preschoolers at Northport schools (1st and 3rd Tuesdays) starts at 10:20 and ends at 10:50. If you want your child to attend one of these story times at the school, please contact the Northport School for accessing the campus. Library hours are: Tues. 11am – 6pm, Thurs. 10am – 6pm, Sat. 10am – 4pm. For more info, call 732-8928

 

Every Tuesday 4pm – Kuk’s Tavern – “Taco Tuesday” 4pm – 9pm, 75 cent tacos! Visit their FB page, https://www.facebook.com/kuks.northport

 

“Lunch & Shopping” at the 7th Day Adventist Cookhouse Cottage – Every first and third Thursday of the month from 12noon to 3pm they serve a free vegan meal (unbelievably delicious, big servings) but accepts cash donations. The food is next to their (almost) free clothes store in the same cottage.  Any persons of any age and religious/cultural background will have a good time with the friendly servers! Located next to the 7th Day Adventist Church at, 714 Center Ave, Northport, WA

 

Every Thursday – Senior Meals Hosted by NCPR– Thursdays at 4pm at the CE building on Center Ave. Suggested donation is $4.

 

Last Wednesday of each month – Northport Chamber of Commerce meetings, 7pm at the Northport City Hall.

 

Northport Museum and Old Fire Hose House Folks can call for information about tours and with questions or to buy cookbooks and CDs of the Northport News…. 509-732-6675. Historical info, pictures, and sites to visit

 

Northport Historical Society – Regular monthly meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 5:00pm at the CE Building at 5th and Center Ave.  Come see what we are doing.  In addition to their FB page Northport WA Historical Society Facebook , Northport Historical Society now has a website,  http://www.northporthistory.org/ check it out!

 

Free Wi-Fi – When in Northport, you can obtain internet access at the Northport Community Connections Center either on your wireless device, or there are 15 computers available for use in the Center. The center is open for computer use, 7 days a week, 9am -9pm (depending on Volunteer Monitoring Personnel availability).  For questions, call the center at 509-563-4505. The Community Connections Center is located at 405 Center Ave. Remember Wi-Fi at the center is free and available 24/7.

 

Note: Northport Transfer Station – The Stevens County Transfer Station near Northport has changed its Saturday hours which will now be 10am to 2pm year round. 

 

Visit the NCPR FB page for other activities, http://www.facebook.com/NCPRinfo


Here’s What’s Happening Around Northport during May 2017

 

Sunday May 7 – BINGO Sponsored by the Northport Lions Club, 1pm to 4pm. Let’s support the Northport HS Volleyball Team! They will be assisting with bingo and selling concessions to raise funds for their program. Doors open at 12noon, games start at 1pm. Location, Northport School Cafeteria. Must be 18 to play. Early bird & regular games, Fast Pick, and Blackout Bingo with $500 jackpot. Bring friends and family!

 

Saturday May 13 – Northport Lions Club 14th Annual Golf Scramble – Check-in 8:10am – 8:40am at Dominion Meadows Golf Course in Colville. 8:45am pre-golf meeting and 9am shot gun start. Entry Fee: $28 / Green Fee: $22 = $50 per person paid to Northport Lions Club. Cart Rental: $26 / Club Rental: $12 / Pull-Push Cart Rental: $5 Payable at Pro Shop. Entry fee includes lunch / $10 donation suggested for non-participants who wish to eat lunch. All alcohol on the course must be purchased in the Pro Shop. Submit completed registration (see form below) and fees (payable to Northport Lions Club) by May 4th to: Tom & Linda Midkiff, 2859 Deep Lake South Shore Rd, Colville, WA 99114 TLMIDKIFF@GMAIL.COM 509-732-4191 or leave registration at Dominion Meadows Pro Shop. ALL PROCEEDS WILL BE APPLIED TO THE MANY COMMUNITY, YOUTH AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS SPONSORED BY NORTHPORT LIONS CLUB.  IT IS THE CLUB’S GOAL TO CARRY ON THE EFFORTS OF FORMER LIONS MEMBER & CLUB PRESIDENT, DENNIS GEROUX, WHO INITIATED THIS SCRAMBLE AS A MEANS OF BRINGING FRIENDS TOGETHER WITH A COMMON GOAL OF HAVING FUN WHILE RAISING FUNDS FOR A GREAT CAUSE.

 

Saturday May 13Northport Raceway Test & Tune Day. From 12pm to 6pm. Visit the NIR FB page and website for more information and to view the 2017 racing schedule. https://www.facebook.com/groups/8614388563/ http://www.northportinternationalraceway.com/

 

The Mustang Grill – Open 7 days a week, 7:30am to 2:00pm. Fresh deserts made daily and daily specials. 509-732-6179 https://www.facebook.The Mustang Grill

 

Rivertown Grill – Look for daily dining specials 509-732-6678 https://www.facebook.com/rivertownsudsandgrub/?fref=ts

 

Morning Bear Coffee – Morning Bear Coffee offers Double-Punch on Tuesday, buy one drink and received 2 punches on your MBC Punch Card! https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=morning%20bear%20coffee

 

First Tuesday of Each Month (Northport Volunteer Fire Department) – The Northport Volunteer Fire Department has its monthly meetings and trainings at the NP Fire Hall on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6pm. And that they are always looking for more volunteers and to please consider volunteering to help our community.

 

Northport Community Library Storytime – This schedule is in place during the school year. A new schedule will be posted during summer break. Storytime will continue at the Northport Library (2nd and 4th Tuesdays), starts at 10:30 and goes until 11am. Storytime for preschoolers at Northport schools (1st and 3rd Tuesdays) starts at 10:20 and ends at 10:50.. If you want your child to attend one of these story times at the school, please contact the Northport School for accessing the campus. Library hours are: Tues. 11am – 6pm, Thurs. 10am – 6pm, Sat. 10am – 4pm. For more info, call 732-8928

 

Every Tuesday MorningNorthport Community Library Storytime – Tues. mornings at 10:30 until 11, recommended ages 2-5. Library hours are: Tues. 11am – 6pm, Thurs. 10am – 6pm, Sat. 10am – 4pm. 732-8928

 

Every Tuesday 4pm – Kuk’s Tavern – “Taco Tuesday” 4pm – 9pm, 75 cent tacos! Visit their FB page, https://www.facebook.com/kuks.northport

 

“Lunch & Shopping” at the 7th Day Adventist Cookhouse Cottage – Every first and third Thursday of the month from 12noon to 3pm they serve a free vegan meal (unbelievably delicious, big servings) but accepts cash donations. The food is next to their (almost) free clothes store in the same cottage.  Any persons of any age and religious/cultural background will have a good time with the friendly servers! Located next to the 7th Day Adventist Church at, 714 Center Ave, Northport, WA

 

Every Thursday – Senior Meals Hosted by NCPR– Thursdays at 4pm at the CE building on Center Ave. Suggested donation is $4.

 

Last Wednesday of each month – Northport Chamber of Commerce meetings, 7pm at the Northport City Hall.

 

Northport Museum and Old Fire Hose House Folks can call for information about tours and with questions or to buy cookbooks and CDs of the Northport News…. 509-732-6675. Historical info, pictures, and sites to visit

 

Northport Historical Society – Regular monthly meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 5:00pm at the CE Building at 5th and Center Ave.  Come see what we are doing.  In addition to their FB page Northport WA Historical Society Facebook , Northport Historical Society now has a website,  http://www.northporthistory.org/ check it out!

 

Free Wi-Fi – When in Northport, you can obtain internet access at the Northport Community Connections Center either on your wireless device, or there are 15 computers available for use in the Center. The center is open for computer use, 7 days a week, 9am -9pm (depending on Volunteer Monitoring Personnel availability).  For questions, call the center at 509-563-4505. The Community Connections Center is located at 405 Center Ave. Remember Wi-Fi at the center is free and available 24/7.

 

Note: Northport Transfer Station – The Stevens County Transfer Station near Northport has changed its Saturday hours which will now be 10am to 2pm year round. 

 

Visit the NCPR FB page for other activities, http://www.facebook.com/NCPRinfo


Web links and FB Pages around Northport:

Northport Info:

Slideshow of Northport (check out the cool photos)

http://www.northportwa.us/

http://www.northportwa.us/gas_groc.html

 

Northport Club and Organizations:

Northport WA Historical Society Facebook

http://www.northporthistory.org/

http://www.facebook.com/NCPRinfo

Northport Lions Club Facebook

Northport International Raceway

 

Northport Library

http://thelosc.org/northport

 

Northport Restaurants/Taverns/Espresso:

http://www.northportwa.us/eateries.html

http://www.facebook.com/MorningBearCoffee  (this link may need to be copied and pasted into your browser)

http://www.facebook.The Mustang Grill

https://www.facebook.com/kuks.northport

http://www.facebook.com/rivertownsudsandgrub

 

Northport Lodging/Getaways:

http://www.lazy-daze-retreats.com/   Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/lazydazeretreats

The Guest House – Two bedroom.  High speed internet.  601 Center Ave.  Phone 509-732-6675.

The Matteson House Bed and Breakfast on 607 Center Ave.  Phone 509-732-6151.

http://www.bullhill.com/

Bed & Breakfast at China Bend

https://www.facebook.com/Upper Columbia RV Park

 

Northport Wineries:

https://www.chinabend.com.html

 

Hiking, Biking, and Exercise:

One River Yoga and Massage

Silvercrown Mountain Outdoor School

Zumba fitness Call Molly at 675-1117 for any questions

 

Northport Fishing Guide Services:

http://www.farnorthcharters.com/about.html

http://www.theeveninghatch.com/

 

Northport Art:

http://www.mcmetalart.com/

https://www.facebook.com/JamiRoseLordArt   Phone: 509-732-6642

Shoshana’s Pottery Phone: 509-732-8863

 

Northport Real Estate:

www.newarealestate.com

 

Northport Hunting Supplies and Feeds:

(this space available)

 

Northport Canadian Neighbors and Activites:

http://warfield.ca/

http://www.trailchamber.bc.ca/

http://www.trail.ca/

http://www.rossland.ca/home

http://www.redresort.com/

http://www.redresort.com/activities/local-things-to-see-and-do/

 

Northport Weather:

Weather stations in the Northport area:

(station located on Northport-Flat Creek Rd.) https://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=pws:KWANORTH16

(station located in downtown Northport)https://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=pws:KWANORTH46