|Bulletin Board July 20, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|July 19, 2013 09:34 pm|
Saturday, July 20
Brookings Flying Club presents Airport Day at the Brookings Airport at the end of Parkview Drive. Events begin at 8 a.m. with a pancake breakfast. The cost for breakfast is $6.50 and includes pancakes, eggs, sausage and a drink. Airplanes will be on display beginning at 8 a.m. Rides will be available for $20. The event continues until no more people show up. All proceeds benefit Brookings-Harbor Scholarship Foundation.
The Tsunami Sirens will be hosting the Red Bluff Derby Girls at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the bout begins at 6:30. Tickets are $15. Admission is free for children 5 and younger. A portion of proceeds benefits Del Norte Relay for Life. For more information, visit http://www.northcoastrollerderby.com.
Democrats of Curry County meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Democratic Headquarters, 619 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-412-DEMS (3367) or visit http://currydemocrats.org.
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 Linda Schamel at 541-412-9933.
The Dress a Girl Around the World scheduled for today has been postponed until Saturday, July 27. For information, call 541-661-0349 or visit www.dressagirlaroundtheworld.com.
The 21st annual Southern Oregon Kite Festival will take to the skies all day above the kite field along Boat Basin Road at the Port of Brookings Harbor. Parking is available at the parking lot next to the Brookings-Harbor Chamber of Commerce office, 16330 Lower Harbor Road. A free shuttle will provide transportation to the festivities. The event will also be all day Sunday, July 21. For more information, visit http://www.sokf.org.
The American Cancer Society’s Del Norte County Relay for Life walks for cancer awareness and fundraising beginning at 10 a.m. and continuing through 10 a.m. Sunday, July 21, at the Del Norte High School track off Washington Boulevard in Crescent City.
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.
The Secret/Law of Attraction discussion group meets from 10:15 a.m. to noon. For location, call 541-412-8664. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The Farmers & Artisans Market is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Port of Brookings Harbor boardwalk. The event will be every Saturday through Oct. 5.
The Saturday Farmer’s Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds parking lot, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City.
A vendors market operates every Saturday outside Oceanside Diner at the Port of Brookings Harbor.
Pelican Bay Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Meetings are also at 7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. For information, call 541-469-3220.
Sunday, July 21
A beach grass pulling party will be from 1 to 5 p.m. at Tolowa Dunes State Park, 2591 Old Mill Road, Crescent City. Volunteers are advised to dress in layers, wear sturdy shoes and a hat, bring water, snacks and sunscreen. The event is cancelled if it’s raining. For information, call 707-954-5253.
A pancake breakfast sponsored by the Harbor Fire Volunteers is held from 7 a.m. to noon at the Harbor Fire Hall, 98069 W. Benham Lane. Tickets are $6 and may be purchased at the door.
Safe Harbor Christian Fellowship hosts Jeff Nicholson who will be speaking and singing during the morning worship at 10 a.m. The church is at 15786 Highway 101, Harbor.
The annual Del Norte Habitat for Humanity garden tour runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at seven homes in the Crescent City and Hiouchi area. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased in advance at Del Norte Office Supply and Johnston’s Gift Garden and Home. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 707-458-3205.
Mindfulness Meditation Group meets from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank conference room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 707-458-3307.
Contra Dance practice will take place at 3 p.m. in the Curry Public Library parking lot, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-247-7246.
Monday, July 22
The Azalea Quilt Guild meets at Driftwood Estates Mobile Home Park community room, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor. Fun day begins at 10 a.m. and Jan Wright will be teaching how to make a table topper. The evening activities commence with a social time at 6 followed by the meeting at 6:30. Anyone interested in quilting is invited. For more information, call 541-412-0367.
Tri-Cities Bridge Club plays at noon at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Entry fee is $4 per session. For information, call Dottie Ellis at 541-661-1015. Players seeking a partner may call Joyce Stockwell at 541-469-5707. 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 basic computer class taught by Lori Paulson is offered from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Chetco Activity Center computer room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For 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 Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor. For information, call 541-469-3473 or 541-661-3593. Classes are also offered from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 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, ext. 2104.
Tuesday, July 23
Community Grief Support Groups meet at 6 p.m. at Coastal Home Health & Hospice office, 29987 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. For information, call Damon McCoy at 541-512-5036.
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.
A free health clinic for the uninsured will be from 1 to 4 p.m. in the St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church lower level, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Registration for all clients is from noon to 1 p.m. People are seen on a walk-in basis and only a limited number can be seen weekly. 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 4:30 to 5:30 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.
An advanced computer class taught by Wendy Olsen 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.
Line dance classes will be at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. with beginning classes at 6 and intermediate classes at 7. The cost is $2 per session. Classes are offered for everyone ages 11 and older. No experience necessary. For more information, call 541-469-2445.
Wednesday, July 24
South Coast Linux Users Group meets at 7 p.m. in the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings.
Sea View Senior Living Community presents its Lifelong Learning Series at 1 p.m. in the activity loft at the facility, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Patty Da’Cunha will give a presentation titled “Essential Oils for Pain Management.” For more information, call 541-469-4500.
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.
Thursday, July 25
Curry Public Transit will hold its annual meeting at 1 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. The meeting is open to the public. Comments about services and suggestions for improvements and changes are welcome.
The Curry County Fair fills the Event Center at the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave. Gold Beach. The fair will be daily through Sunday, July 28.
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.