|Bulletin Board Feb. 13, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|February 12, 2013 11:56 pm|
Wednesday, Feb. 13
North Coast Gun Owners Association will meet at 7 p.m. at The Apple Peddler Restaurant, 308 Highway 101 S., Crescent City. For more information, call 707-954-7695.
The special Saturday Farmers Market will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor. The regularly scheduled market will open March 27.
Siskiyou Coast Orchid Club will meet at noon in the Harbor Water District meeting room, 98069 W. Benham Lane. Guests are welcome.
League of Women Voters will meet at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The group will discuss the state of the district attorney’s office. The public is welcome. For more information, call Al Wilson at 541-469-5805 or Milt or Shirley Nelson at 541-247-9002.
St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church will have Ash Wednesday services at noon and 7 p.m. at the church, 401 Fir St.
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. 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.
Thursday, Feb. 14
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 966 will serve a Valentine’s Dinner from 6 to 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 507 Pacific Ave., Brookings. The public is welcome. Dinner will include salad, pasta with a choice of sauce, dessert and drink.
The Del Norte Senior Center offers a Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Dance from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the center, 1765 Northcrest Drive, Crescent City.
National Association of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets for lunch from 11:30 to 1 p.m. at Pancho’s Restaurante y Cantina, 1136 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The speaker will discuss the regionalization of Sutter Coast Hospital. For information, call 541-469-3250.
Curry County Republican Central Committee will meet at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-4243.
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, Feb. 15
South Coast Writers Conference will present Authors’ Night from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Showcase Building at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. This portion of the conference is free and open to the public. The keynote speaker will be William Sullivan, author of “Confessions of a Professional Writer,” plus readings by other workshop presenters.
Brookings-Harbor Community Theater is hosting a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the community room next to Shop Smart in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. The sale will also be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, as well as the following weekend. Donations are accepted daily between 6 and 7:30 p.m. Donations pick up by calling 541-661-2473.
Fish and chips will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. Members and guests are welcome.
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 a.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, Feb. 16
Dress a Girl Around the World meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Living Waters Foursquare Church, 1136 Fifield St., Brookings. Bring a sewing machine to make pillowcase dresses or T-shirt britches for children in Uganda. Donations of pillowcases and T-shirts are welcome. For information, call 541-661-0349 or visit www.dressagirlaroundtheworld.com.
Calvin E. Murphy Detachment 578, Marine Corps League meets at noon at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. All detachment members, active duty, retired and honorably discharged Marines and Navy corpsmen are invited to attend. For more information, call 541-412-9933.
The Law of Attraction discussion group meets from 10:15 a.m. to noon. For location, call 541-412-8664. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Democrats of Curry County will meet for a potluck lunch at 1 p.m. followed by a meeting from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Port Orford Public Library, 1421 Oregon St. All Democrats are invited to attend. Bring a potluck dish to share. For more information, call 541-412-DEMS (3367) or visit http://currydemocrats.org.
Friends of the Langlois Public Library will have a book sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Langlois Lion’s Hall.
Friends of the Curry Public Library will have a book and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Cannery Building, 29975 Harbor Drive, Gold Beach. The sale will continue from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17. A $2 bag sale will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18.
The 29th annual Cedar Valley-North Bank RFPD fish fry will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Docia Sweet Hall at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Regular or Cajun-style battered fish, baked beans, coleslaw, garlic bread and beverage will be served for $12 for adults and $4 for children 12 and younger. Homebaked desserts will be available for cost.
The annual Slippery Banana Belt Softball Tournament brings adult teams from all over the state to the fields at Azalea Park and Bud Cross Park in Brookings. The tournament will continue Sunday, Feb. 17.
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, Feb. 17
Curry County Cruisers meet at 1 p.m. at Oceanside Diner, 16403 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor. All car enthusiasts are encouraged to bring their favorite ride and navigator. For more information, call Bill Rhoads at 541-469-7716.
Brookings Emblem Club 265 will host its annual Presidents Day Military Mail Breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. The menu will be chicken-fried steak, sausage or ham with pancakes, eggs, juice and coffee. The cost is $7 for adults and $3.50 for children 12 and younger. For more information, call Terry Clawson at 541-412-0333 or 541-661-3467.
Monday, Feb. 18
Brookings-Harbor Garden Club meets in the Brookings Inn Resort conference center, 1143 Chetco Ave., Brookings. A social time begins at 11 a.m. followed by a business meeting at 11:30. After the meeting, Sue Mathis, club member and landscape designer, will present two large projects she has designed and give gardening tips.
Tuesday, Feb. 19
Friends of Brookings-Harbor Aquatic Center (FBHAC) will present a community update of its proposal at 7 p.m. at 625 Wine and Tap, 625 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Refreshments served.
Alzheimer’s Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. in the Chetco Activity Center dining room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. The group is for anyone who cares for a family member living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia. The facilitators are Bharti Patel and Dana Maciel.
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.