** 2014 RENEWBIZ Grant Applications are open **
Grant application deadline has been extended to October 31, 2014
Completed Application Packets must be received and time stamped by 4:30p.m.
Click here to access the RENEWBIZ Grant Application
A couple of key points taken directly from the Grant Application Handbook:
Private business owners, as well as Tax-Exempt organizations, are eligible for grant funding
Projects must take place within an unincorporated area of East Kern County that has a Visioning Plan completed or in process
The total requested grant amount may not exceed $10,000 per grant application
Eligible projects include:
Signs - Painting - Landscaping - Awnings - Fencing - Windows - Façade Improvements - Infrastructure Improvements
** RENEWBIZ Grant Informational
Incase you missed the Grant Informational Session on September 9,
see attached presentation
Join us at this month's meeting
Thursday, October 23
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Mariah County Inn & Suites
1385 State Hwy 58
Mojave, CA 93501
** SAVE THE DATE**
2014 Christmas Tree Lighting Event
Saturday, December 13
With December just around the corner it’s time to start planning!
Planning meetings are scheduled for:
Tuesday, November 4
Tuesday, December 2
Mojave Air & Space Port
16922 Airport Blvd
If you'd like to participate in this year's Tree Lighting event,
contact Tracey at email@example.com
Community News & Events
October 18 – Plane Crazy Saturday
This is a Mojave Transportation Museum event, see attached for more information
October 18 & 19 - Mojave Gold Rush Festival
This is an IDeA event, for more information visit their Facebook page - Mojave Gold Rush Festival or contact Kim Bickell on (661) 221-3692
Mojave Branch Library
October Calendar of Events
Teen Book Club
1st & 3rd Mondays @ 3:00 pm
The Teen Book Club will be led by Alex @ the Mojave Library.
The target age range is 12 – 18 (please inquire for age exceptions).
The book will be chosen by those who attend the first Teen Book Club meeting!
Following the Book Club meeting there will be a snack and activity!
So, come on out to the Mojave Library and join us for a good read!
Every Wednesday at 10:30 am
Come on out with your preschooler and enjoy some
stories, songs, rhymes, activities, and crafts!
Every 5 books you check out after storytime earns you 1 ticket for entry
in the picture book giveaway of the month.
(Sponsored by an anonymous community donor)
Barks & Books
Wednesday, October 15th @ 3:30 pm
Once a month local therapy dogs will visit the library!
The Mojave Branch Library is partnering with Therapy Dogs International and the High Desert Obedience Club to provide a new program called Barks & Books.
Children may read to therapy dogs in the library.
This is a perfect program for hesitant readers, bashful children, children who
have a difficulty reading out loud, or any child who loves animals!
Come to the library with your children to read with a furry friend!
LEGO Club Program
2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 4:00 pm
Wednesday, October 8th (Theme: Trucks & Cars)
Wednesday, October 22nd (Theme: Robots)
Come create and build using Mojave Branch Library’s LEGOs!
Build a creation based on the theme or build anything from your imagination!
Staff will display creations for the following week for all who come to the library to see!
Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Habitat for Humanity are looking for volunteers!
See attached flyer for more information on their project here in Mojave!
Click here for more details!
Chamber of Commerce
Become a member today!
Click here for more details
- Mojave Vision Plan -
Are you thinking of starting a business in Mojave?
Planning on renovating or remodeling your existing business here in town?
Check out the Mojave Vision Plan and help us achieve our vision!