SPRAGUE CITY NEWS


Council meeting will be on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 7:00 pm in the 

Sprague Public Library 

119 W 2nd Street.

  

Sprague Chamber of Commerce meeting Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 7:00 pm 

213 S. C St, Sprague, WA 99032

  

Sprague High School City Clean-Up Day sponsored by City Hall will be 

Friday, May 17th from 12:15 P.M.- 2:50 P.M.,

If you would like yard waste picked up, please contact Sprague City Hall 257-2662 to be placed on the list. No lumber pieces. 


The lagoon open  Sunday, May 19th, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 


Wheatland Waste Systems, Inc   


Wednesdays are garbage pick-up day.

Reminder: Do Not put yard debris in your garbage cans!  Please utilize the lagoon when it is open; watch for flyers at the Post Office and Kathy's for the exact dates and times. 


*To save our sewer system and cost to the community, please remember not to flush baby and Clorox wipes, swiffers and feminine products.


Vehicles MUST be licensed to park on city right of way. Please contact Washington Department of Vehicle Licensing.


Burn Permits are required. Come in to the City Hall to obtain a burn permit and receive information of what is allowed. There may be fines without a permit. $7.00 for one day. 


COMMUNITY NEWS and INFORMATION 

  

Gary Martin passed away, April 26, 2019. Our community has lost one of our exceptionally good citizens of Sprague and we will remember him fondly.  


Sprague Food Bank: 


Watch for flyers!    

Donations of household, hygiene, body/bath, etc. would be much appreciated! Drop-off at the library or contact Pat Busby. 


Friends of the Library will be having book sales during the food bank. 


 Project Outreach


Thank you for your donations to Project Outreach. Your help is appreciated. 

From: Project Outreach Program and recipients.  

  

JUST SPRAGUE

Contact Jill Sheffels – 509-979-2168

Canning class TBD

Exercise classes at the Sprague Community Hall 223 S C St

Tuesdays & Thursdays - 5:45 pm-6:45 pm 

Our focus is balance and flexibility. Work at your own pace and bring your own water. 


Thank you Jill Sheffels for doing Bloomsday 2 times for the Community Garden.  


Sprague Chamber News: 

Upcoming June 1st,  Community Wide Yard Sales, please contact Jill Sheffels 509-979-2168 to be added  to the Community Yard Sale Map.  


Annual Hoo Doo Billy Bash is on the way!

July 12, 13, 14

There will be  A town-wide swap-meet; Kite flying festival; Battle of the Bands; Car Show; and more!


Sprague Community Church: 

Pastor Bob Bridge 

 204 W. 4th St, PO Box 345, Sprague, WA 99032


‘Grow in Grace’ – Philippians 1:7-11 


Worship Service Sunday at 9:30 am

Nursery Available every Sunday during worship service for children under the age of 6. 

Sunday School – 11:15 am

Wednesday Night Bible Study – 6:45 pm 


AWANA – Wednesday at 6:30 pm Awana meets every Wednesday when school is in in session through the school year. If you are free on Wednesday evening looking for a place to service, Awana may just be the place for you. See Marty to volunteer. 


St. John’s Lutheran Church:   

 

Greetings from St. John's Lutheran Church

"When someone upsets you, instead of responding with angry words or angry silence, remind yourself that God is giving you another opportunity to "grow in grace." 

We truly thank everyone who supported our annual Sausage Feed.  You are very much appreciated, and it helps us to continue to help others. 

Services at 9:00 a.m. with Pastor Bob Kenyon There is a time change to 11:00 beginning May 26. 


Mary Queen of Heaven:  Please join us for mass on Sundays at 12:30 P.M., at our beautiful historic church.

  

Sprague Public Library   


Starting July 1st. Please register by May 17th. Contact: Lisa at 257-2662. Keep an eye out for information coming home with kids or flyers at Kathy’s and the Post Office. 

Thank you for your donations and support. The rest area, book, pie sale, Jill and Just Sprague bear plunge contest, and other generous donations have been amazing. So far, we have raised enough for 4 kids to attend the summer day camp. YAY!


Thank you for the time and help many of you have put towards helping with our fundraising efforts. We are continuing fundraisers; if anyone has any ideas for more fundraising ideas, we welcome your suggestions and help! We are aiming for future events and activities. We are preparing for a Community 

Rummage Sale – scheduled for Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2. Will be held at the Sprague Tavern, 211 W. First Street, Sprague, WA 99032. Do you have items; clothing, household, outdoor, misc. non junk items, that you want to part with? We are looking for clean, gently used items for the sale. Please contact Lisa at 257-2662 to schedule a time to drop off the items. Summer is fast approaching! Time for decluttering some of those unused items you have laying around or stored away; open your life for more relaxing summer fun by departing with that clutter.  Help others too. Portion of the proceeds will help sponsor a child to the Stimulating Summers Day Camp. Your donations are greatly appreciated.  

We recently served coffee at the Eastbound I-90 Sprague Rest Area, it was so fun and had wonderful success. We are looking forward to the summer!   - Thank you, Friends of the Library


City of Sprague Railroad Museum  will be a GRAND OPENING coming soon!  

VOLUNTEER/COMMITTEE OPPORTUNITIES,  PLEASE SUBMIT LETTER OF INTEREST TO THE CITY HALL. 

 

Do you need a ride? 

Special Mobility Services is here to help provide general and medical appointments transportation. Be a volunteer to transport clients to medical appointments. Volunteers receive reimbursement for mileage and meals. Work your own schedule. Contact: Special Mobility Services at 1-800-892-4817. Additionally, People for People, Lincoln County Connector, provides no cost transportation to the general public – schedules to come. Dial: 2-1-1 to learn more or go online to www.pfp.org


If you would like to include something for the newsletter, please get the information to City Hall by the 3rd Tuesday of every month.

City of Sprague – W. 119 2nd St, Sprague, WA 99032 

Email: deputyclerk@sprague-wa.us

Phone: 509-257-2662