|Bulletin Board July 10, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|July 09, 2013 08:50 pm|
Wednesday, July 10
Soroptimist International of Brookings membership business meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, July 17.
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.
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. 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 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, July 11
Chetco Chatterers Toastmasters meets at 7 a.m. in the Curry Coastal Pilot conference room, 507 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Enter through the back doors on Art Walk Alley. For more information, call 541-469-0145.
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, July 12
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 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, July 13
The American Cancer Society’s Curry County Relay for Life walks for cancer awareness and fundraising, starting at noon and continuing all night until 8 a.m. Sunday, July 14, at the Brookings-Harbor High School track.
Rotary Party in the Park will be from noon to 4 p.m. at Buffington Park in Gold Beach. A picnic lunch, which includes hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad, watermelon and a soft drink will be served for $7 for general and $4 for children 12 and younger. The event will feature free carnival games and prizes for children. The event benefits 4-H.
Pennies for Pooches hosts the first Charity Golf Tournament at Cedar Bend Golf Course, 34391 Cedar Valley Road, Gold Beach. The cost is $65, which includes nine holes of golf and dinner. The event will feature five-person teams in a shotgun start Texas scramble-style tournament. In addition, there will be a raffle and silent auction. For more information, call Bill Ostrowski at 541-234-4380.
The annual Innominata Garden Tour takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at locations throughout the Gold Beach area. Tickets are $7 and include a map. Tickets are available at Dan’s Ace Hardware, Flowers by the Sea, Sweetbriar or from any club member. For more information, call 541-247-2689.
The 44th annual Gasquet Raft Races begin at 10 a.m. at the confluence of the middle and north forks of the Smith River in Gasquet.
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.
Brookings TEA Party will meet at 2 p.m. in the Brookings Inn Resort conference center, 1143 Chetco Ave. The speaker will be John Kuzmanich, chair of the Oregon TEA Party. He will be speaking about immigration. A question and answer session will follow.
The Brookings-Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch will be a no-host gathering at 10:30 a.m. at Flying Gull Restaurant, 1153 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Newcomers are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1970.
Curry Coastal Republican Women will meet at 9:45 a.m. in the Driftwood Estates Mobile Home Park community room, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor. All Republican women are welcome to join and share information, opinions and conservative values. Men are welcome. Bring an appetizer or dessert. For more information, call Dianne Daniels at 541-247-0651.
Donations for the annual Hospice Market Place Sale in August are accepted from 9 a.m. to noon at the Hospice Market Place, 94144 Wedderburn Loop, Gold Beach and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Coastal Home Health and Hospice office, 306 Wharf St., Brookings. Donations will be accepted every Saturday through July 27.
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, July 14
Knights of Columbus will serve breakfast from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings.
Curry County Cruisers will gather at 1 p.m. at Oceanside Diner, 16372 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor, for a no-host lunch with a meeting to follow. All car enthusiasts are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-7716.
Lovin’ Lichens will be presented by Tom Carlberg, U.S. Forest Service botanist, during a walk from 1 to 4 p.m. at Tolowa Dunes State Park. Meet at the Lake Earl Wildlife Area information center, 2591 Old Mill Road, Crescent City. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable walking shoes, bring drinking water, a hand lens, and mosquito repellent. A printed handout with common and scientific names of lichen will be provided. For more information, call 707-465-6191.
Monday, July 15
Tuesday, July 16
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, or has 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. 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.