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Weekend Happenings – June 19/20

Check out a few fun events for this weekend. From Rummage Sales to Pet Expo's to Book signings, there's lots of things to do around town. It's also Father's Day, so if you still need a gift, check out a few ideas for Dad.
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YMCA of Orange Hosts Summer Camp for Kids

The 2010 summer camp through the YMCA of Orange is taking place from July 31 - August 7. It's going to be a week of fun filled activities for children ages 8 - 16. Officially called Camp Oakes, this Big Bear getaway for kids will have horseback riding, high ropes, a climbing wall and lots, lots more.
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Orange Home Grown – 9 Locals Making Change

I recently heard about a group of people trying to start up a Farmer's Market here in Old Towne Orange. A BIG Farmer's Market, like what you would find in San Clemente or Pasadena. And more than just a Farmer's Market, a place for local growers and artisans to get together and put out their offerings on a Saturday. Yes, I said SATURDAY! I heard about this a while ago and was recently given an invitation to attend a Fundraising event, which happened last evening (Saturday, June 5) right around the corner from my house in fact. Of course, I would be going to this event to get the scoop and here's what I found out.
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The perfect gift for DAD, from OTO

I love, love, love the opportunity to shop around OTO (so rare to find the time) and in this case I shopped for a few ideas for what to get Daddy this Father's Day. I'll keep it brief, I even took a few pictures. I promise to update with more ideas and 'goings on' as I find them. First up is this fabulous vintage Bocce Ball set I found at Summerhill...
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