Teens invited to 'Pool Bash' at Aquatic Center

The city of Lompoc is inviting local teenagers to attend its End of Summer Teen Pool Bash, scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at the Lompoc Aquatic Center, 207 W. College Ave.

The event is open to all teens who are entering the eighth through 12th grades. Entry is $8, and student IDs are required. All participants must comply with pool rules, including wearing proper swim attire. DJ Vega will provide music, and beverages and pizza will be available for purchase.

For more information, contact the Lompoc Recreation Division at 805-875-8100.

Volunteers sought for beautification project

The Lompoc Beautification and Appearance Commission is inviting members of the community to participate in a work project, scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18.

Participants will meet at the plateau on D Street behind the Lompoc Water Treatment Plant, 601 E. North Ave. The effort will include spreading mulch, planting vegetation and trimming overgrown brush.

Work will continue until the project is complete, according to the commission. Lunch will be provided to volunteers. Participants are asked to bring tools, if possible, such as wheelbarrows, shovels, pitchforks and rakes.

Anyone who would like to participate is encouraged to RSVP by calling 805-875-8034.

Jewish group to hold picnic at Miguelito Park

The Vandenberg-Lompoc Jewish Community will hold its annual summer picnic from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, at Miguelito Park, 3051 San Miguelito Road.

For more information, call Anita Friedman at 805-736-2722.

Church to host Community Day party 

The community of Lompoc is invited to attend a free Community Day Party from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, at Lompoc Seventh-day Adventist Church, 205 W. Chestnut Ave.

Veggie burgers and hot dogs will be served from 11:30 a.m. until they are gone, and the sixth annual event will also include games, a bounce house and a petting zoo. Among the participating agencies that will have booths at the event are the Community Action Commission, Kids Workshop, Lompoc Adult School and Career Center, Domestic Violence Solutions, Hancock College and Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Santa Barbara County.

For more information, call the Lompoc Seventh-day Adventist Church at 736-1905.

Rescue teams with pizzeria for fundraiser

Shadow’s Fund Dog Rescue will team with Wild West Pizza and Grill, 1137 North H St., for a fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23.

Fifty percent of the proceeds from all regular-priced pizza purchases during the fundraiser hours will be donated to Shadow’s Fund, a nonprofit dedicated to the rescue and rehoming of senior dogs, dogs labeled as pit bulls, and dogs with a treatable injury or illness. Customers, whether dine-in or carryout, must mention Shadow's Fund to have their purchase included in the fundraiser.

For more information, contact Bea Rains at 736-3034.

Lions Club to host pancake breakfast fundraiser

The Vandenberg Village Lions Club will host a pancake breakfast fundraiser from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Applebee’s, 621 W. Central Ave.

The cost will be $10 per meal, which includes pancakes, eggs, sausage, potatoes, juice and coffee. Proceeds will benefit Lompoc Valley community service projects, according to the Lions Club.

For meal tickets, or for more information, contact Lions Bill and Kathy Cady at 805-733-3249 or at billkathy88@yahoo.com.