What’s Happening Around Northport
NEW ITEMS in this issue May 24, 2017
- Gardening Seminar
- Northport Raceway Season Opener
- The Mustang Grill Memorial Weekend dinner plans
- China Bend Winery Memorial Weekend Spring Barrel Tasting
- Car Wash event
- Coffee Boss has opened
- Northport Lions Club BINGO
- Northport Raceway Day and Night racing
A new section has been added to show the activities that happen every week or month.It’s listed as, Other Activities Happening Around Northport Every Week/Month
(see details below)
Here’s What’s Happening Around Northport during May 2017
Wed May 25th Market Gardening Seminar – 6pm to 8pm, cost is FREE. Come hear about the process used by Sweet Meadow’s Ranch to grow vegetables for selling at farmers markets. Location: Northport Community Connections Center, 425 Center Ave. Northport
Saturday May 27 CAR WASH DAY – To support Northport’s Jr. Dance Team. Noon to 6pm. Just drive down Center Ave. in Northport and you’ll find it.
Saturday May 27 – Northport Raceway Season Opener Racing. From 12pm to 6pm. Visit the NIR FB page and website for more information on admission fees, racing fees, and to view the 2017 racing schedule. https://www.facebook.com/groups/8614388563/ http://www.northportinternationalraceway.com/
The Mustang Grill – Memorial Weekend open for dinner next Saturday night, May 27th, till 8:30. Stop for dinner after the river or races, or take it back to camp. Serving BBQ Baby Back Pork Ribs, or Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Burgers, Baked Beans, Watermelon, Potato Salad, all Home made. Family Friendly .. all other days ,, hours are 7:30 – 2:00 ,,, so get in on the fun ,, in house or take outOpen 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
Saturday, Sunday, Monday 27, 28, 29 – Memorial Weekend Spring Barrel Tasting at China Bend Winery, Noon to 5pm each day, free admission. Come on out and join us Memorial Weekend for our Annual Spring Barrel Tasting right here at the Winery. Explore the “Secrets of the Cellar” by tasting and comparing wines aging in the Oak Barrels. Learn why we prefer to age our delicious organic red wines for years before bottling, and how that extra aging helps create the smooth, rich taste of China Bend. Enjoy the Springtime beauty of our gardens, vineyards, and grounds. Live music, Hors d’Ouvres, and wine tasting. We will also release our limited bottling of Aurore White & Victory White wines at the event.China Bend Vineyards is located at3751 Vineyard Way, Kettle Falls, WA 99141, on the Northport-Flat Creek Road along Lake Roosevelt (509)732-6123. www.chinabend.com Tasting Room & Gift Shop Now Open DailyNoon – 5:00 Closed Sundays Bed & Breakfast at the Winery.
Coffee Boss – is now selling freshly roasted coffee in Tony’s Market. Stop by for a visit. https://www.facebook.com/Coffee-Boss-1500777756661841/?hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf
Rivertown Grill – Look for Memorial Day Weekend dining specials 509-732-6678 https://www.facebook.com/rivertownsudsandgrub/?fref=ts
Morning Bear Coffee – Look for Memorial Day Weekend specials. 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
Here’s What’s Happening Around Northport during June 2017
Sunday June 4 – BINGO Sponsored by the Northport Lions Club, 1pm to 4pm. NOTE: This is the last BINGO for the season. We will take a summer break during July, August, and September. Returning for the next season of BINGO in Octorber. All proceeds will benefit the many community projects the Lions Club sponsors throughout the year. 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 June 10 – Northport Raceway Day Racing. From 12pm to 6pm. Visit the NIR FB page and website for more information on admission fees, racing fees, and to view the 2017 racing schedule. https://www.facebook.com/groups/8614388563/ http://www.northportinternationalraceway.com/
Saturday June 24 – Northport Raceway Night Racing. From 5pm to 10pm. Visit the NIR FB page and website for more information on admission fees, racing fees, and to view the 2017 racing schedule. https://www.facebook.com/groups/8614388563/ http://www.northportinternationalraceway.com/
Other Activities Happening Around Northport Every Week/Month
Last Wednesday of each month – Northport Chamber of Commerce meetings, 7pm at the Northport City Hall.
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.
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
Coffee Boss – is now selling freshly roasted coffee in Tony’s Market. Stop by for a visit.
Every Tuesday 4pm – Kuk’s Tavern – “Taco Tuesday” 4pm – 9pm, 2 Tacos for $1.50! Visit their FB page, https://www.facebook.com/kuks.northport
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
“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.
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 as well, http://www.facebook.com/NCPRinfo
Web links and FB Pages around Northport:
Slideshow of Northport (check out the cool photos)
Northport Club and Organizations:
http://www.facebook.com/MorningBearCoffee (this link may need to be copied and pasted into your browser)
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.
Hiking, Biking, and Exercise:
Zumba fitness Call Molly at 675-1117 for any questions
Northport Fishing Guide Services:
https://www.facebook.com/JamiRoseLordArt Phone: 509-732-6642
Shoshana’s Pottery Phone: 509-732-8863
Northport Real Estate:
Northport Hunting Supplies and Feeds:
(this space available)
Northport Canadian Neighbors and Activites:
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