|Bulletin Board Nov. 6, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|November 05, 2013 09:33 pm|
Wednesday, Nov. 6
Soroptimist International of Brookings will meet at noon at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. Reports and plans are in the works. Members are invited to come and lend their ideas on how the club may better serve the community.
“Learn about Hula” during the Lifelong Learning Series at 1 p.m. in the Sea View Senior Living Community activity loft, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Participants will learn about hula, a Polynesian dance form from Ariel Farris. She will demonstrate the “language” of hula, which involves arm and hip movements to tell a story. She will also teach a hula dance that can be done while seated. For more information, call 541-469-4500.
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 800-356-3986.
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings. For information, call 541-469-3411.
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.
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 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 5 p.m. at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor.
Thursday, Nov. 7
U.S. Senate candidate Jason Conger will be available to meet people at 5 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. Conger, a Republican, is currently an Oregon state representative from Bend and is running in 2014. Hors d’oeuvres, coffee and tea will be provided.
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 or visit http://bit.ly/12tV4mG.
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. 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. 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 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.
An Apple products (iPad, iPhone, iMac) computer workshop led by James Warren 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.
Friday, Nov. 8
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. 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.
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. A business meeting and workshop is at 6:30 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For more information, call 541-251-3972.
Saturday, Nov. 9
The last Brookings-Harbor Shoe Exchange of the year 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. Shoe exchanges will resume in January.
A pre-Christmas decorations sale will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Brookings Presbyterian Church, 540 Pacific Ave., Brookings. The sale will include yard decorations, house decorations, miscellaneous Christmas decorations, ornaments and Christmas clothing.
Tolowa Dunes Stewards hosts a volunteer appreciation potluck from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Lake Earl Wildlife Area information center, 2591 Old Mill Road, Crescent City. A $10 minimum donation is requested from non-volunteers who would like to attend.
The Brookings/Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch will be a no-host gathering at The Flying Gull Restaurant, 1153 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Newcomers are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1970.
Curry Coastal Republican Women meet from 9:45 to 11:30 a.m. in the Cannery Building second-floor meeting room, 29975 Harbor Way, Gold Beach. Men are welcome. For information or carpooling details, call Dianne Daniels at 541-247-0651.
The 238th Marine Corps Ball, hosted by the Calvin E. Murphy Detachment 578, Marine Corps League, will be at 5 p.m. in the Tolowa Event Center at Lucky 7 Casino, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River. For more information, call 541-251-4167.
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, Nov. 10
Brookings Elks will serve breakfast honoring veterans from 8 a.m. to noon at the Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive, Brookings. The cost is $6 for the general public, $3 for children 12 and younger and free for veterans with identification.
Curry County Cruisers meet at 1 p.m. at Oceanside Diner, 16372 Lower Harbor Road, Brookings. All car enthusiasts are welcome to attend this no-host lunch. Information is available on Facebook, at http://currycountycruisers.com or by calling 541-813-1214.
The Friends of Unitarian Universalists will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The program, “How Do We Invest Ethically?” will be presented by Charles Blozinski. All are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-6395.
Monday, Nov. 11
“The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s” will be presented from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. This class includes information from professionals in the field. The class is free, but registration is required by calling 800-272-3900.
Tuesday, Nov. 12
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. For information, 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. 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.