|Bulletin Board May 3 2014|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|May 02, 2014 09:55 pm|
Saturday, May 3
Saturday Walk N Talks will offer a spring birding event. Meet at the Harris Beach State Parking campground entrance booth parking lot at 2 p.m. for this one-hour hike.
Curry County Progressives will gather for a no-host luncheon at 11 a.m. at Sunset Family Pizza, 29790 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-813-1709.
CASA of Del Norte will host its 15th annual Chip in for Kids golf tournament at Del Norte Golf Course on Highway 197 in Hiouchi. Proceeds will benefit children in foster care. Registration includes green fees, golf cart rental, a goody bag, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments. For more information, visit http://www.casadn.org.
St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church will serve soup, desserts, coffee and tea in the church parish hall, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Donations will be accepted for St. Timothy’s Community Gardenshare and the Brookings-Harbor Food Bank Garden Project. There will be a container garden and vermicomposting demonstration.
The Waterfront Boardwalk Ball will be at 5:30 p.m. will be in a tent at the Port of Brookings Harbor boardwalk. The event, which benefits CASA of Curry County, will include a catered meal, dancing, live music, raffles, drawings, and live and silent auctions. Tickets are $65 and may be purchased online at http://www.casaofcurrycounty.org.
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. For information, call 707-954-5253.
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, May 4
Love Your Neighbor, an outreach of St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, distributes free sack lunches from noon to 12:30 p.m. at the church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. The lunch includes a sandwich, fruit, snack, bottled water and coffee. For more information, call 541-469-3314.
Monday, May 5
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, May 6
The Compassionate Friends meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. TCF provides comfort, hope and support to families experiencing the death of a son or daughter, brother or sister, or a grandchild. For more information, call 541-469-5814.
Chetco Stamp Collectors meet at 1 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings, to exchange stamps. For more information, call 541-469-0957.
Overeaters Anonymous will meet from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-813-1786.
Community Grief Support Groups meet at noon at Coastal Home Health & Hospice office, 306 Wharf St., Brookings. For information, call Damon McCoy at 541-512-5036.
Wednesday, May 7
Soroptimist International of Brookings will have a business meeting at noon at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor. All members are asked to attend as elections will soon take place.
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.
Friday, May 9
The Azalea Scholarship Pageant will be at 7:30 p.m. at the Brookings Church of the Nazarene, 1600 Chetco Ave. Five princesses will compete for the crown to reign over the 75th Azalea Festival. Admission is $5. A reception will follow.
A women’s health fair will be from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Del Norte Community Health Center, 550 E. Washington Blvd., Crescent City. The event will include health screenings and raffle prizes. For more information or appointments for exams, call 707-465-6925.
The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary will host a boater education class at 6 p.m. at Southwestern Oregon Community College Curry Campus, 96082 Lone Ranch Parkway, Brookings. The class will continue at 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11. For more information, call 541-469-9757 or 541-254-4294.
The Ruby Van Deventer Wildflower Show will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City. The show will feature displays of wildflowers and carnivorous plants, as well as Native American uses of plants and the geology of the area. The show will continue from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 10.
The Innominata Garden Club will host a flower show from 4 to 9 p.m. in the Floral Building at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. The show will continue from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 10.
The 27th annual America’s Wild Rivers Coast Wine and Music Festival will be from 4 to 9 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. The festival will continue from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 10. Admission on Friday is $10, Saturday is $12 or a two-day pass is $15 for guests 21 and older, which includes a limited-edition, commemorative wine glass and a free tasting. Guests younger than 21 are admitted free.
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 every other Thursday at noon at Fleet Street Counseling in Brookings. 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.