|Bulletin Board July 3, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|July 02, 2013 09:15 pm|
Wednesday, July 3
The 35th annual Jed Smith Mountain Men Tall Trees Rendezvous re-enacts the history of the West from at the Del Norte Rod and Gun Club grounds on Rowdy Creek Road in Smith River. The event will be daily through Friday July 5.
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.
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 3 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 4
Many events are planned along America’s Wild Rivers Coast. A special listing is located elsewhere in this issue.
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.
Friday, July 5
First Friday Salon meets at 6 p.m. in the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The group will show “Vanishing of the Bees,” a movie about the declining honey bee population. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/ynnavi.
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 6
The Curry County Progressives lunch will be from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Sunset Family Pizza, 29790 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-813-1709.
Kalmiopsis Audubon Society will have a birding field trip at Crissey Field State Park and the Winchuck River estuary. Meet at 8 a.m. at the northeast corner Alder Street and Spruce Drive, Brookings. No birding experience is required and experts are welcome to share their knowledge. Binoculars are recommended. For more information, call Gary Maschmeyer at 541-412-0806.
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 7
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.
Monday, July 8
Curry Relay for Life meets from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Southwestern Oregon Community College Curry Campus, 96082 Lone Ranch Parkway, Brookings. For more information, call 541-661-2317.
Tuesday, July 9
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.
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.