5th District Supervisor: Debbie Arnold, 1055 Monterey St., Rm D430, San Luis Obispo 93408 805-781-5450
State Assembly: Jordan Cunningham, 444 Higuera St., #100, San Luis Obispo, 93401 805-549-3381
US Congress Person: Salud Carbajal, 1411 Marsh St. #205, San Luis Obispo, 93401 805-546-8348
Creston Advisory Body (CAB) - serves as the official advisory body to our county supervisor.
Meets at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the Creston Community Church. Check the Community Bulletin Board for the agenda, which is posted two days prior to the meeting. Also, please be sure to follow the various issues, such as the Groundwater Basin Overdraft, which are followed at the meetings. Contact CAB Chairperson Sheila Lyons (805) 239-0917 to be added to the monthly e-mail announcement list to received the agenda directly. The meetings often include reports from a sheriff's representative and the county supervisor's office. www.crestonadvisorybody.com
C.A.T.C.H. Fund representative (805) 238-1662. This has been popular for celebrations of life, birthdays, anniversaries, fundraisers, large dinners, meetings of all sorts, etc.
CATCH Fund, P.O. Box 14, Creston 93432
The CATCH Fund Board has worked for more than 20 years to secure the space and funding for development of Creston Community Center. Meetings, currently led by President Audrey Beatty, are held as needed and are attended by members of participating community clubs including Creston Women's Club, Creston Classic Rodeo, Friends of Creston Library, Creston 4H, Creston Men's Club, etc.
Creston Garden Club, P.O. Box 36, Creston CA 93432
Creston Garden Club normally meets at 1 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month. Location varies, so contact (805) 226-9489 for the latest details. The garden can also help you with your purchase of a memorial brick ($75) in the Community Volunteer Garden. The garden is located on Swayze Road next to Creston Community Center. It is free and open to the public. Please enjoy the shade trees, native garden and picnic benches and clean up after yourself to help our volunteers keep the place looking sharp.
Creston Women's Club, P.O. Box 63, Creston, CA 93432.
(805) 345-9066 or (805) 238-1662
Creston Women's Club meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of each month and goes on summer hiatus July and August. The Sept meeting is moved around due to Labor Day. Meetings are sometimes held in the Garden and mostly inside the Community Center's little mobile trailer next to the creek. We accept donations which we redistribute to community causes, not the least of which are our Creston Community Center and various education programs including our scholarship fund, supporting education in all its forms.
Creston Classic Rodeo is held annually in mid-September. Proceeds benefit the continued construction of Creston Community Center, along with a scholarship program, and other donations to selected causes.
Creston Community Association is dedicated to fundraising for and maintaining the community-built swimming pool. The pool is generally open as soon as school closes for the summer and closes when school opens its doors again.
6290 Adams Street across from Creston Elementary School
The Library hours as of January of 2022 are Tuesdays 1 - 6 pm, Wednesdays 12- 5 and Thursdays 12 - 5.
Stop in to borrow books, magazines, fiction, non-fiction, DVDs, VHS tapes, CDs, or take part in myriad events and hands-on activities for all ages. Associated with San Luis Obispo County Library and the Black Gold Library System.
Friends of Creston Library meets at 11:30 am on the second Thursday of each month. Everyone is invited to help out with this group - no member dues ever. This Friends group supports library activities such as the children's reading programs, adult programs, movies, book/DVD etc. sales twice yearly, and is currently upgrading the backyard. Check out the Facebook page for the latest or call our librarian, Cookie, at (805) 237-3010 and Friends president at (805) 610-9489.
Open to youth ages 5 - 18 with projects ranging from home arts to animal husbandry.
Creston Fire State #50 - (805) 238-4343 www.calfireslo.org
CalFire Burn Day info - (800) 834-2876
Creston Sheriff SLO County - (805) 781-4550
CA Highway Patrol - (800) 835-5247
Twin Cities Hospital - (805) 434-3500
PG&E outages - (800) 743-5002 or m.pge.com/#outages
Creston Elementary School - (805) 238-4771
Creston Post Office - Rene and Jacqui (805) 349-3983
SLO County Brand Inspector - (805) 338-1437
Poison Help Hotline - (800) 222-1222
Pet Poison Hotline - (800) 213-6680
Suicide Prevention Hotline - (800) 273-8255
Allgood Custom Leather - AllgoodCustomLeather.com
Bittle Day Care Vickie (805) 238-0403
Creston Community Church offers evangelical Christian worship and community building events under the direction of Pastor JD Megason. For more information, call (805) 238-9197 or visitwww.CrestonChurch.com
Creston Compost, 6525 O'Donovan Road, offers premium potting soil Tuesdays - Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Call Bob at (805) 674-7734 or (805) 238-7866 They advertise 100% organic blend of aged mushroom compost - soil lab analysis provided. $6 per cubic foot (26 quarts). Purchase by the yard and save another $47!
Creston Gymkhana Group - Michele (805) 423-5389
Creston House & Grocery Store (805) 400-7161 - call in your orders for deli!
Granite Ridge Christian Camp & Retreat Center, Coyote Creek Lane, (805) 238-3582 www.GraniteRidgeChristianCamp.org
Loading Chute (805) 237-1259
Long Branch Saloon (805) 779-0028
The Metal Shed (sculptor's studio) - (805) 238-1662
San Luis Obispo County Seniors Travel Group - (805) 286-4360 (Paso Robles and beyond)
Copyright © 2022 Creston News - All Rights Reserved.