|Bulletin Board April 3, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|April 03, 2013 01:22 am|
Wednesday, April 3
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.
Awana Club meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Community Church, 607 Pacific Ave., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-2014 or visit brookingsbaptistchurch.com.
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 4
Aglow International meets at 7 p.m. in the Harbor Water District meeting room, 98069 W. Benham Lane.
Chetco Chatterers Toastmasters meets at 7 a.m. at the Curry Coastal Pilot conference room, 507 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Enter through the back doors on Art Walk Alley.
League of Women Voters hosts Bob Horel, Curry Community Health board chair, who will speak on the transition from government to nonprofit management of health care in Curry County. The talk will be at 5:15 p.m. at Gold Beach City Hall, 29592 Ellensburg Ave. Curry Community Health replaces the Curry County Health Department and Department of Human Services.
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 5
First Friday Salon meets at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. “Cry for Help: A Critical Look at the Issues Surrounding Teen Depression and Suicide,” will be shown followed by an open discussion. The event is free. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/ynnavi.
Azalea Middle School will host a Spring Luncheon and Silent Auction from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the school, 505 Pacific Ave., Brookings. Food will be catered by Roger Gilbert and La Flor de Mexico. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. Tickets may be purchased in advance from students or the school office, or at the door. Proceeds benefit the Azalea Middle School music students’ trip to San Francisco. For more information, call 541-813-1791 or 541-813-0130.
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.
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.
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.
Bingo is played at 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. 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 6
Trash Dogs will meet at 9 a.m. in the Fred Meyer parking lot near the garden center, 325 Fifth St., Brookings. The Dogs will be picking up trash in the upper Winchuck and Ludlum House areas. Wear trash-collection work clothes. Cookies, water and gloves will be available.
An Angel Candle Blessing ceremony will be presented by Rev. Judi Angel at 5 p.m. at 549A Chetco Ave, above Gypsies, Brookings. Angel will discuss how to contact angels and how they can help. The cost is $15. Preregister at Gypsies. For more information, call 541-813-1882.
The Curry Progressives’ Brunch will have a no-host gathering at 11 a.m. Sunset Family Pizza, 29790 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Call 541-813-1709 for information or to RSVP.
The 11th annual High on Health dinner and auction, sponsored by the Curry Health Foundation and Rotary Club of Gold Beach, will be an “Evening of Denim and Diamonds” at 5 p.m. in Docia Sweet Hall at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Tickets are $35 and are available in Brookings at Edward Jones. Proceeds benefit healthcare grants in the county.
Chetco Community Public Library presents “Get Growing: A Beginner’s Approach to Becoming a Successful Gardener” with Scott Thiemann, Master Gardener program assistant for the Curry County Extension Service, at 10 a.m. at the library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. This program is sponsored by Friends of the Chetco Library and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 541-469-7738.
A post-Easter Deviled Egg Competition, a fundraiser for the Brookings-Harbor Community Helpers Food Bank, will be at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.
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.
Monday, April 8
Curry Relay for Life will meet from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Southwestern Oregon Community College Curry Campus, 96082 Lone Ranch Parkway, Brookings.
Tuesday, April 9
Innominata Garden Club will demonstrate flower arranging and show tips and tricks for floral presentations of all kinds at 10 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, 94190 Fifth St., Gold Beach. Anyone interested in South Coast gardening is invited to attend. For more information, call Linda Stokes, club president, at 541-247-2689.
Vietnam Veterans of America will meet at 6 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge lower level, 800 Elk Drive, Brookings. A potluck dinner follows the meeting. All veterans are welcome.
League of Women Voters will meet in Port Orford at 1 p.m. at a location to be announced. The topic will be health care management. The public is welcome. The event is free. For more information and location, call Milt or Shirley Nelson at 541-332-9002 or Al Wilson at 541-469-5805.
Moms In Touch International meets for prayers weekly. For information, call Ruth Wilson at 541-469-4798.
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.