Saturday, Feb. 8
The Brookings/Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch will be a no-host gathering at 11 a.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. Newcomers are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1970.
Howonquet Head Start and Early Learning Center will host a spaghetti feed fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. at Howonquet Hall, 101 Indian Court, Smith River. The cost is $8 for adults, $5 for youth and free for children 3 and younger. To go orders will be available. There will also be a 50/50 raffle and a bake sale.
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. For more information, call Linda Schreiber at 541-469-9850.
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s Curry Coastal Chapter’s 10th annual banquet will be at 4:30 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. The event will include dinner, games, raffles, drawings and a live and silent auction. For more information, call Tim and Sally Hawkins at 541-698-9045 or Rose Gabrielson at 541-661-5949.
Soroptimist International of Brookings will host a birthday party and Japanese auction at 4:30 p.m. at Driftwood Estates community room, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor.
Temple Beth Shalom will hold a class on the 613 commandments at the temple, 956 J St., Crescent City.
Curry Coastal Republican Women meet from 9:45 to 11:30 a.m. in the Cannery Building second floor meeting room, 29975 Harbor Way, Gold Beach. Men are welcome. For more information, call Dianne Daniels at 541-247-0651.
Rick Cook of Cook Gallery in Port Orford will present a Grand Army of the Republic/Civil War Program at 1 p.m. at Langlois Public Library, 48234 Highway 101. Cook will discuss Civil War veterans buried in Langlois/Denmark and Bandon cemeteries. He will also have artifacts on display.
A vendors market operates every Saturday outside Oceanside Diner at the Port of Brookings Harbor.
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at Azalea Middle School, 505 Pacific Ave., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-7427.
New Thought Study Group meets at 11 a.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-247-7577.
Sunday, Feb. 9
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 led by Burrill Catanach and will include a guest speaking who will explain “Home Rule.” For more information, call 541-469-6395.
Knights of Columbus will serve breakfast from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings.
Love Your Neighbor, an outreach of St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, distributes free sack lunches from 12:30 to 1 p.m. at the church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-3314.
Monday, Feb. 10
The Family Caregiver Support Group will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. in the second-floor activity room at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. The discussion is titled “Handling Our Hearts.” Caregivers in need of respite services may call Time Out adult day care at Chetco Activity Center at 541-469-6822.
Tri-Cities Bridge Club plays at noon at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Entry fee is $4 per session but first-timers play for free. For information, call Dottie Ellis at 541-661-1015 or Kirk Roberts at 707-464-1506. Games are also played at noon on Thursdays.
Boy Scout Troop 32 meets at 7 p.m. at Scout Hall, 414 Azalea Park Road, Brookings. For information, call Scoutmaster Tim Buehler at 541-412-0176.
Girls Scouts meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge, 416 Azalea Park Road, Brookings. For information, call Troop Leader Cheryl Buehler at 541-469-0897.
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave., Brookings. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For information, call 541-469-3030.
A Windows computer workshop led by Lori Paulson is from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Chetco Activity Center computer room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. Paulson is also available for consultation at that time. For more information, call 541-469-6822.
Al-Anon meets at 6:30 p.m. 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 noon Fridays and 10 a.m. Saturdays.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) OR1116 meets in the Evergreen Federal Bank conference room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Weigh-in begins at 8:30 a.m. with the meeting following from 9 to 10. For information, call 541-469-3419.
Mindfulness Meditation classes are offered from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. at Visana Yoga Studio, 603 Hemlock St., Suite 3C, Brookings. The class is free.
Traditional Yang-style tai chi classes are from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings. For information, call 541-469-3473 or 541-661-3593. Classes are also offered from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Tuesdays and 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursdays.
Breastfeeding Support Group meets from 11 a.m. to noon at the Family Resource Center, 494 Pacific Ave., Crescent City. The group also meet from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call 707-464-0955.
Tuesday, Feb. 11
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.
Community Grief Support Groups meet at noon at Coastal Home Health & Hospice office, 29975 Harbor Way, suite A, Gold Beach. For information, call Damon McCoy at 541-512-5036.
The Interesting Langlois series presents a talk by Sadie McDonald of the Wild Rivers Wool Factory at 6 p.m. at the Langlois Public Library, 48234 Highway 101, Langlois. McDonald will give a presentation about olive oil. A free tasting of various olive oils will be offered.
Line dance classes are from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor. The cost is $2.50 per session. The class is offered for everyone ages 11 and older. No experience necessary. For more information, call 541-469-2445.
Dual Diagnosis Anonymous meets from 11 a.m. to noon at the Pacific Crossroads Drop-In Center, 2 Ross Road, Brookings. The group is a 12+5-step program to help people with dual diagnosis issues. This is an open meeting. For information, call 541-412-2712.
Rotary Club of Brookings-Harbor meets at noon at Sea View Senior Living, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor.
Mommy and Me meets from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Lighthouse Assembly of God Church, 15803 Highway 101, Harbor, or at KidTown at Azalea Park in Brookings. For information call 541-251-2468.
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For information, call 541-469-3314.
The Sew and Sews meets from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.
Quilters gather from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For information, call 541-469-6822.
The Del Norte International Folkdancers meets from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Del Norte Senior Center, 1765 Northcrest Drive, Crescent City. Beginning dances will be taught the first 45 minutes, with request dancing afterward. For information, call 707-458-3132 or 707-464-9690.
Al-Anon Family Group meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 209 Wharf St., Brookings.
A free exercise class is offered by the Chetco Activity Center from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. in the Seventh-day Adventist Church lower level, 102 Park Ave., Brookings. The class also is offered from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. on Thursdays. For information, call 541-469-6822.
Choi’s Tae Kwon Do Martial Arts offers classes from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Classes are also offered on Thursdays. For information and location, call instructor Greg Doan at 541-469-2804.
South Coast Fitness Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center offers Adult tae kwon do classes at 6 p.m.; Martial Arts for Kids, ages 6-12, at 4 p.m.; and Muay Tai Style Kick Boxing at 7 p.m. All classes are scheduled at the same time on Thursdays. For information, call 541-469-7118.
Tai chi classes are from 10 to 11 a.m. at South Coast Fitness Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center in Harbor. For information, call Saun Stone at 707-954-9824. Classes are also from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursdays.
A Windows computer workshop is from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Chetco Activity Center computer room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-6822.
Christian Community Church hosts a nondenominational women’s Bible study taught by Dawn Wilman from 10 to 11 a.m. The church is at 15138 McVay Lane, Harbor. For more information, call 541-659-9352.
Del Norte Women’s Golf Club meets at Del Norte Golf Course, 130 Club Drive, off Highway 197, Hiouchi. Coffee is served during a social time at 9 a.m. followed by golfing at 9:30. Lunch follows the games. All levels and ages of golfers are welcome. For more information, call Sue Ryan at 541-469-9460.
Wednesday, Feb. 12
Brookings-Harbor Lions Club will meet at 7 p.m. in the Curry Medical Center conference room, 500 Fifth St., Brookings. Moira Fossum will lead a tour of the center. A meeting will follow. For more information, call Membership Chair George Fernandez at 541-412-7846.
The Lifelong Learning Series will be at 1 p.m. at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Lynne Meininger, a licensed clinical social worker and the bereavement coordinator at Coastal Home Health and Hospice, will give a presentation on “Healing Grief in Your Life.” For more information, call 541-469-4500.
Coast Orchid Club will meet at noon in the Harbor Water District meeting room, 98069 W. Benham Lane. Guests are welcome.
China painters, and those interested in the fine art of china painting, meet from 10 a.m. to noon at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings.
Friday, Feb. 14
St. Joseph Catholic Church serves a special Valentine’s Day Dinner and dance with seatings at 4 and 6 p.m. at St. Joseph Gym, 440 Third St., Crescent City. For information call 707-465-1762.
The annual South Coast Writers Conference of Southwestern Oregon Community College comes to Gold Beach with workshops all day today and Saturday, Feb. 15. The Friday Night Author Readings, scheduled for 7 p.m. will be held in the Showcase Building at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. This event is free and open to the public. For information: 541-469-5017.
The Great Backyard Bird Count, a global citizen-science project co-sponsored by National Audubon and Cornell Lab of Ornithology, will be throughout Curry County through Monday, Feb. 17. Volunteers may spend 15 minutes, or take the whole weekend counting birds. For more information, visit http://www.birdcount.org and click on “How to participate.”