|Bulletin Board August 7, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|August 06, 2013 10:27 pm|
Wednesday, Aug. 7
Soroptimist International of Brookings will meet from noon to 1 p.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor.
Sea View Senior Living Community presents a workshop titled “Learn the Habits of Health,” which was rescheduled from last month. Health coach Windy Schrag will show participants how to take charge of health habits. The presentation will be at 1 p.m. in the activity loft at Sea View, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. For more information, call 541-469-4500.
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.
Curry County Master Gardeners will have a plant clinic from 9 a.m. to noon at the Oregon State University Extension Office at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. For information, call 541-247-6672 or 800-356-3986.
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. 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. 8
National Association of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) and current employees meet at 11:30 a.m. at Dragon Palace, 1025 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-3250.
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. 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. 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. 9
Pursuit of Glory, a free Christian conference, will begin at 4 p.m. at Brookings-Harbor High School, 625 Pioneer Road, Brookings. The conference will continue starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, with the last session beginning at 6 p.m.
The third annual Pirates of the Pacific Festival will be from noon to 9 p.m. at the Port of Brookings Harbor kite field on Boat Basin Road. Admission is $5 for general and $1 for children. The festival continues from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11.
The third annual Barbecue Albacore Bash to benefit the St. Timothy’s Outreach Clinic will be served up from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Brookings Presbyterian Church, 540 Pacific Ave. Presale tickets are $10 for adults, $12 at the door. Tickets for children 12 and younger are $5 for an albacore meal, free for a hot dog. Tickets are available at Gypsies and Brian Scott Gallery. For more information, call 541-469-3314.
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. 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. For more information, call 541-469-7240.
Saturday, Aug. 10
The Brookings/Harbor Progressives Second Saturday Brunch will be a no-host gathering at 10:30 a.m. at The Flying Gull Restaurant, 1153 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Newcomers are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1970.
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, Aug. 11
Knights of Columbus will serve breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings.
Redwood Parks Association and Tolowa Dunes Stewards sponsors a Tolowa cultural tour led by Loren Bommelyn, tribal member. The tour will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Registration is required by calling 707-465-6191. Information and location will be available upon registration.
Tuesday, Aug. 13
A public forum on bullying will be at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. Graduates, homeschoolers, current students, parents and concerned citizens will be invited to speak. Information on the impact of bullying and what can be done will be provided.
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.
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. 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.