|Bulletin Board Aug. 21, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|August 20, 2013 07:46 pm|
Wednesday, Aug. 21
Lifelong Learning Series continues at 1 p.m. with licensed nail technician Michelle Connolly, who will explain the importance of properly caring for feet. At the Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Brookings.
Chetco Chatterers Toastmasters meets from noon to 1 p.m. in the Curry Coastal Pilot conference room, 507 Chetco Ave. Brookings. For information, call 541-469-0145.
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.
The Wednesday Farmers Market will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor.
The Crescent City Farmers Market is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the corner of Front and K streets.
Thursday, Aug. 22
Knifty Knitters meets at 1 p.m. at the Gold Beach Presbyterian Church, 29692 Hillcrest St., Gold Beach.
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.
Weight Watchers meets at Brookings Inn Resort conference center, 1143 Chetco Ave. Weigh-in is at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting following at 6.
Friday, Aug. 23
Coastal Home Health and Hospice will hold its 14th annual Market Place on the Rogue River from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hospice Market Place, 94144 Wedderburn Loop, Gold Beach. All proceeds benefit hospice patients in Curry and Southern Coos counties. The sale will also be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25. For more information, visit http://www.coastalhomehealthandhospice.com or call 541-247-7084.
Brookings textile artists gather from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. For information, call Melanie Rutledge at 541-469-1807.
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 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, Aug. 24
A Harvest Party at the Little Bear Patch Garden located at Kalmiopsis Elementary School, 650 Easy St., Brookings, will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Curry County Master Gardeners, the garden’s managers, will be on hand to assist the public in gathering food. The size of the harvest is determined by crop availability and family size. Bring a container, clippers and gloves.
The Wild Rivers Dahlia Society will have its first show from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. The show will continue from 9:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25. For more information, call 541-247-2364.
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.
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.
Sunday, Aug. 25
The Friends of Unitarian Universalists will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The program will be a discussion based on the Unitarian first principle: “Respect for the Differences Between People.” The program will be followed by refreshments and fellowship. Everyone is welcome. For information, call 541-469-6395.
Redwood Parks Association and Redwood Audubon Society present Coastal Birds and Marine Mammals with Craig Strong, marine biologist, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Meet at the Chartroom Restaurant on Anchor Way in Crescent City. For more information, call 707-465-6191.
Monday, Aug. 26
The Azalea Quilt Guild will meet in the Driftwood Estates community room, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor. Fun Day begins at 10 a.m. with Cindy Golding teaching how to make a tuck-away tote and circular pinwheels. There will be a break at noon for a potluck lunch. Evening activities begin with a social at 6 followed by a meeting at 6:30. Anyone interested in quilting is welcome. For more information, call 541-469-3647 or 541-412-0367.
Soroptimist International of Gold Beach meets from noon to 1 p.m. at the Soroptimist Building, 94202 Caughell St., Gold Beach.
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 every other Thursday at noon at Fleet Street Counseling in Brookings. For dates, call 541-373-1630. For more information about Oasis, call 541-247-7600 or 800-447-1167.
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.
Pelican Bay Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. For information, call 541-787-6282.