|Bulletin Board April 24, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|April 23, 2013 07:24 pm|
Wednesday, April 24
South Coast Linux Users Group meets at 7 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings.
The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain are docked at the Crescent City Harbor through April 29 and will be available for tours and cruises. For information, visit http://www.historicalseaport.org or call 800-200-LADY (5239).
Kids Club meets at Living Waters Foursquare Church, 1136 Fifield St., at 7 p.m. For more information, call 541-469-5757.
FACE Cancer Support Group meets at 12:30 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. For information, call Marie Kirk at 541-412-7977.
A pinochle group meets at 12:30 p.m. downstairs in the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For information, call 541-469-6822.
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For information, call 541-469-3411.
Renegade line dance class for beginners is from 6 to 7 p.m. followed by classes for intermediate to advanced dancers from 7:15 to 8:30 at Ship Ashore Resort, 12370 Highway 101, Smith River. For information, call 707-464-6866.
A computer class, taught by James Warren, that focuses on Macintosh and Windows is offered from 10 to 11 p.m., in the Chetco Activity Center computer room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For information, call 541-469-6822.
The Wednesday Farmers Market will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor.
Thursday, April 25
A Health and Wellness Fair will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. The event is designed to showcase the benefits of living a healthy lifestyle. Participants will be eligible to win a door prize valued at $100. Admission is free and refreshments will be served.
A clothing swap will be at 7 p.m. at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 770 Elk Drive, Brookings. Men’s, women’s and children’s clothing will be available. Donations are not required to take home clothing.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) OR432 members weigh-in from 7:45 to 8:30 a.m. The program and business meeting is from 9 to 10 a.m. at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. For more information, call 541-412-0726 or 541-251-3775.
Game day is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.
Chess players gather at 1 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-8461 or 541-469-4353.
Mexican train dominoes are played at 5 p.m. in the Driftwood Estates Mobile Home Estates clubhouse, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor. Both hand and foot players are welcome. For information, call 541-251-3442.
Cub Scouts meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Scout Hall, 414 Azalea Park Road, Brookings. For information, call Cubmaster Jerry Law at 541-646-9270.
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at Brookings Presbyterian Church, 540 Pacific Ave. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For information, call 541-469-3725.
Al-Anon Family Group meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 209 Wharf St., Brookings.
Oasis Shelter Home offers a free support group for women at 11 a.m. at Fleet Street Counseling, 624 Fleet St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-373-1630.
Star of the Sea Thrift Store is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings. The sale of goods benefits the needy, the church and Catholic education. The store is also open Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday, April 26
The C&K Markets’ Relay for Life team will have a 5K fun walk/run at 5:30 p.m. starting at the Ray’s Food Place parking lot, 906 Chetco Ave., Brookings. All ages are welcome. The event is not timed. There will be face painting for children, a bouncy house and a barbecue.
Brookings textile artists gather from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. For information, call Marge Norvelle at 541-469-1949.
Chetco Shrine Club meets at 11:30 a.m. at Sebastian’s Bar and Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor.
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1200 Easy St., Brookings. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For information, call 541-469-3411.
Al-Anon meets at noon at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-5504, 541-469-0972 or 707-487-9046. The group also meets at 10 a.m. Saturdays and 6:30 p.m. Mondays.
Arnis (Philippine martial art of stick fighting) classes are offered at 7 p.m. at South Coast Fitness Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. For information, call 541-469-7118.
Bingo is played at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. Earlybird bingo begins at 11 a.m. followed by regular bingo. The public is welcome.
Pelican Bay Amateur Radio Club meets for coffee and to discuss ham radio at 8:30 a.m. at Dee-Ann’s Tea Room, 434 Redwood St., Brookings. Those interested in amateur radio are invited to attend. For more information, call 541-469-7240.
Saturday, April 27
Coastal Home Health and Hospice will begin accepting donations of gently used, saleable items for its annual rummage market at its Brookings location, 306 Wharf St., between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Donations are accepted through July 27. Currently, large appliances, exercise equipment, mattresses, computers, printers and used medical equipment are not being accepted. For more information or to arrange for pickup, call 541-512-5040.
The Brookings-Harbor Shoe Exchange will be from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Brookings Elks Lodge lower level, 800 Elk Drive. Shoes of different styles are available in all sizes. All are in good shape and are available for free. Donations of shoes in any condition are accepted at shoe bins at Ray’s Food Place in Brookings, Shop Smart in Harbor, Smith River School and Julindra Recycling in Crescent City. For more information, call Linda Schreiber at 541-469-9850.
A Ladies Pamper Party will be from 6 to 9 p.m. at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. A total of 25 percent of all sales benefit Pennies for Pooches, the fundraising arm of Curry County Animal Shelter in Gold Beach.
Veterans of Foreign Wars post 966 will have a Belgian waffle and omelet breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. at the VFW Hall, 507 Pacific Ave., Brookings. The meal includes Belgian waffles with strawberries, ham and cheese omelette, sausage, hash browns, coffee, tea and orange juice. The cost is $8.50 for adults and $6 for children 12 and younger.
Brookings Emblem Club will host a tea party from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. Food and door prizes will be available. The event is open to the public. The cost is $8 per person.
The Brookings-Harbor Chamber of Commerce presents a gala evening and auction beginning at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 500 Chetco Lane, Brookings.
The Del Norte Relay for Life will hold a pancake breakfast and rummage sale from 8 a.m. to noon at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City.
Al-Anon Fourth Step meets at 10 a.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-0972 or 541-469-2931.
Sunday, April 28
The Friends of Unitarian Universalists will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Judy Kaplan will lead the program and review the book “Emotional Intelligence” by Daniel Goleman. The program will be followed by refreshments and fellowship. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 541-469-6395.
First Baptist Community Church will serve a community supper from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall, 607 Pacific Ave., Brookings. To RSVP, call 541-469-2014 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Monday, April 29
The League of Women Voters of Curry County offer a candidate forum for the May 21 special district election at 7 p.m. at the Port Orford Library, 1421 Oregon St.
Tuesday, April 30
The League of Women Voters of Curry County offer a candidate forum for the May 21 special district election at 7 p.m. at Gold Beach City Hall, 29592 Ellensburg Ave.
The Pregnancy Care Center of Brookings, located at 344 Pacific Ave., offers free and confidential pregnancy tests, education on all pregnancy options, parenting classes, baby and maternity items and more. The center is open from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Client classes are offered on Tuesdays. For information about classes or about the center, call 541-469-1846. A 24-hour hotline is available at 800-395-4357.
Alcoholics Anonymous has many meetings from which to choose in Brookings-Harbor and Gold Beach. Locations and times in Brookings-Harbor may be obtained by phoning 541-469-2440. In Gold Beach, call 541-247-9038 or 541-247-0695.
Oasis Shelter Home provides a haven for women and their children to be free of domestic violence, sexual abuse and resulting homelessness. Oasis offers a women’s peer support group in Gold Beach that is open to the public. Call 541-247-7600 or 800-447-1167 for dates, times and assistance.
CC’s Cancer Resource Center offers free counseling and resource options daily to women addressing cancer issues. The resource center is inside CC’s Upscale Resale Clothing Store in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center in Harbor. The center is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The resource center also hosts Tea at Ten group meetings every Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. For information, call 541-469-2072.
The Christian Science Reading Room and Bookstore, 429 Pine St., Brookings, is open from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. The room contains products and resources for the exploration of spiritual healing. For information, call 541-469-2398.