|Bulletin Board May 21 2014|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|May 20, 2014 07:51 pm|
Wednesday, May 21
Information on treating seasonal allergies will be presented by pharmacist Leanne Yantis at 1 p.m. during the Lifelong Learning Series at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor.
Poorav Patel will give a presentation on telemedicine and maintaining healthy eyes during a Lunch and Learn presentation at 11:30 a.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.
Soroptimist International of Brookings meets at noon at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. There will be a presentation on Curry Medical Center and astronomy.
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.
Line dance classes will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Ship Ashore Resort, 12370 Highway 101, Smith River. For information, call 707-218-7598.
A Windows computer workshop led by Robert Johnsen 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.
The Breastfeeding Support Group meets from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Family Resource Center, 494 Pacific Ave., Crescent City. The group also meets from 4 to 5 p.m. on Thursdays. For more information, call 707-464-0955.
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.
Chi kung classes are from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. at Visana Yoga Studios, 603 Hemlock St., Suite 3C, Brookings.
Chetco Photographers Association meets at 6:30 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. The group also meets at 10 a.m. Fridays at the same location. Anyone interested in photography is welcome to attend either meeting.
Curry County Cruisers will have a car show from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Les Schwab Tire Center parking lot, 801 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Attendees are requested to bring a $2 donation or two non-perishable food items for the food bank. The car show will be every Wednesday through September.
Thursday, May 22
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) OR432 members weigh-in from 7:45 to 8:30 a.m. The program and business meeting is from 8:45 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.
Weight Watchers meets in the second-floor activity loft at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach, Lane, Harbor. Weigh-in is at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting following at 6.
Knifty Knitters meets at 1 p.m. at the Gold Beach Presbyterian Church, 29692 Hillcrest St., Gold Beach.
Friday, May 23
Macklyn Place will host an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the senior living facility, 755 Elk Drive, Brookings. Resident June Casanova, a World War II veteran, will be honored. Military medals and memorabilia will be displayed. Tours will be offered and refreshments served. The open house will also be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 24 and 25. For information, call 541-469-7182.
The 75th Azalea Festival fills the Brookings-Harbor community with events that continue through Memorial Day. Details are in a special section in today’s Pilot. The Brookings-Harbor Chamber of Commerce coordinates the events. For information, call 541-469-3181.
Brookings textile artists gather from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. For information, call Melanie Rutledge at 541-469-1807.
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 Cafe, 434 Redwood St., Brookings. Those interested in amateur radio are invited to attend. For more information, call 541-251-3972.
Saturday, May 24
The Brookings-Harbor Shoe Exchange will be from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Brookings Elks Lodge lower level, 800 Elk Drive, in conjunction with the Azalea Festival. 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 the Brookings Elks Lodge lower level, Smith River School and Julindra Recycling in Crescent City. For more information, call Linda Schreiber at 541-469-9850.
Southern Oregon Dress a Girl Around the World will be sewing dresses at its booth at Azalea Park. The group makes pillowcase dresses and T-shirt britches for children in Uganda. Donations of pillowcases and T-shirts are welcome. Tickets for a quilt raffle will be sold for $1 each or six for $5. For information, call Cheryl Olson at 541-661-0349, or visit http://www.dressagirlaroundtheworld.com.
The Coast Guard Auxiliary will start its Saturday Vessel Safety Checks from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Port of Brookings Harbor launch ramps. The event will continue every Saturday through Labor Day.
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.
Curry County Master Gardeners will have a work party from 10 a.m. to noon at the Little Bear Patch Garden next to Kalmiopsis Elementary School, 650 Easy St., Brookings.
Tuesday, May 27
Monthly Movie Night at Langlois Public Library will be at 6 p.m. at the library, 48234 Highway 101. The feature will be Werner Herzog’s “Fitzcarraldo,” starring Klaus Kinski and Claudia Cardinale.
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.
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. For dates, call 541-373-1630. For more information about Oasis, call 541-247-7600 or 800-447-1167.
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. 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 or by appointment. The room contains products and resources for the exploration of spiritual healing. For information, call 541-469-2398.
Pelican Bay Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. For information, call 541-787-6282.