|Bulletin Board published Wednesday, February 8, 2012|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|February 08, 2012 03:14 am|
Wednesday, Feb. 8
•North Coast Gun Owners Association will meet at 7 p.m. at The Apple Peddler Restaurant, 308 Highway 101 S., Crescent City. For information, call 707-954-7695.
•Kids Club meets at Living Waters Foursquare Church, 1136 Fifield St., at 7 p.m. Children 3 years old through sixth grade are invited.
•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.
•Awana Club meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Community Church, 607 Pacific Ave., Brookings. The club is for children preschool through high school. For information, call 541-469-2014 or visit brookingsbaptistchurch.com.
•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.
Thursday, Feb. 9
•Friends of Music will meet at 4 p.m. in the Chetco Community Public Library small meeting room, 405 Alder St., Brookings. All members are welcome. For information, call Tom Broderick at 541-469-7625.
•Volunteer camp counselors are needed for the annual 4-H Camp Lobster Creek. An informational meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. at the Oregon State University Extension meeting room at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. For information, call Michelle Carrillo or Sheri Legat at 541-247-6672 or 800-356-3986.
•The Redwood Cinema Fine Arts Series presents Lehar's “Die Lustige Witwe” from the “Merry Widow” opera, direct from the Semperoper in Dresden, Germany, at 2 p.m. at Redwood Theater, 621 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Admission is $5.
•The Curry County Republican Central Committee will meet at 6 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings.
•National Association of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) and present employees meet for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Dragon Palace, 1025 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The guest speaker will be Darryn Ballance, Cal-Ore Life Flight community relations director. For information, call Sandy Ensley at 541-469-3250.
•Chetco Chatterers Toastmasters meets at 7 a.m. at the Curry Coastal Pilot conference room, 507 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Enter through the back door along Art Walk Alley. Guests and all Toastmasters are welcome.
•TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) OR432 members weigh-in from 8 to 8:45 a.m. A program and business meeting is from 9 to 10 a.m. at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Anyone interested in joining this weight-loss support group may call 541-412-8022 or 541-412-0726.
•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 6 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. Cub Scouts is for boys between first and fifth grades. For information, call Cub Master Tim Buehler at 541-469-0897.
•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.
•Civil Air Patrol meets at 6 p.m. at the CAP building at the Brookings Airport at the end of Parkview Drive. The organization teaches leadership, aerospace education and emergency services to children in sixth through 12th grade. Pilots and non-pilots are welcome to attend meetings. Students interested in joining may contact Charles Kresa for information at 707-218-4529.
•A meditation class taught by Abby Gail Layton is offered from 2:45 to 3:45 p.m. at Visana Yoga Studio, 603 Hemlock St., Suite 3C, Brookings. This is an ongoing, drop-in class. No experience necessary. Donations accepted. For information, call 541-254-0485.
•The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Addiction Recovery Program meets at 7 p.m. at the church, 770 Elk Drive, Brookings. The program is based on 12 steps designed to assist those suffering from addictions and their families, but also to help with harmful habits, behaviors and ways of thinking common to everyone. For information, call 541-254-1012.
•Al-Anon Family Group meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 209 Wharf St., Brookings. The group is a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who meet to share their experience, strength and hope in an effort to solve common problems.
Friday, Feb. 10
•Second Friday Salon meets at 6 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The film “The Shock Doctrine” will be shown followed by a discussion of the movie. For information, visit www.thecitizenswhocare.org/fridays.html.
•Brookings textile artists gather from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery on Oak Street. People interested in all levels of knitting, crocheting, weaving, felting – as well as sharing working projects and patterns – are welcome. 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. All Shriners and Master Masons are welcome.
•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. The group encourages people with friends or family members whose drinking affects their lives to share experiences, strengths and hope. For information, call 541-469-5504.
Saturday, Feb. 11
•The Brookings-Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch will be a no-host gathering at 10:30 a.m. at Flying Gull Restaurant, 1153 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-1970.
•The annual Lincoln Day Dinner, hosted by the Curry County Republican Central Committee, will be in the Best Western Beachfront Inn conference center, 16008 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. Check-in is at 4:30 p.m. with happy hour at 5. Dinner will being at 6. The speaker will be Karla Kay Edwards of Americans for Prosperity. For more information, call Sue Gold at 541-469-4243.
•A Valentine Celebration Spaghetti Dinner will be served from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Smith River United Methodist Church, 121 Beckstead Ave. The dinner includes three-meat sauce, salad, bread and dessert. Donations will be accepted with proceeds going toward a new kitchen range.
•The Northcoast Marine Mammal Center hosts the 2012 Crab, Wine & Cheese Festival at 6 p.m. at the Crescent City Cultural Center, 1001 Front St.
•The documentary film “Ocean Frontiers: The Dawn of a New Era in Ocean Stewardship” will premiere at 5 p.m. at the Savoy Theater, 811 Oregon St, Port Orford, with a reception following at 7:30 p.m. at the Port Orford Community Building, 1403 Oregon St. The movie will also be shown at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at the Savoy Theater.
•Al-Anon Fourth Step group meets at 10 a.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-9002.
Sunday, Feb 12
•The Friends of Unitarian Universalists will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. A program on Habitat for Humanity will be presented by Kate Florio. The program will be followed by refreshments and fellowship. Everyone is welcome. For information, call 541-469-6395.
•Calvary Assembly of God will be showing the movie “Courageous” at 5:30 pm. at the church, 518 Fir St., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-2631 Everyone is welcome.
•Knights of Columbus will serve breakfast from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings.
Monday, Feb. 13
•The annual Business Outlook Conference of the Brookings-Harbor Chamber of Commerce starts its all-day program with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. in the Tolowa Event Center at Lucky 7 Casino, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River.
Tuesday, Feb. 14
•Dual Diagnosis Anonymous meets at the Pacific Crossroads Drop-In Center, 2 Ross Road, Brookings. The group is a fellowship of people who share their experiences, strengths, weaknesses, feelings, fears and hopes with one another to resolve dual diagnosis. It is a 12+5-step program. This is an open meeting. For information, call 541-412-2712.
•Civil Air Patrol for Seniors meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Civil Air Patrol Building at the Brookings Airport, located at the end of Parkview Drive. The 105th Squadron does search and rescue, emergency services and aerospace education. The public is welcome to attend. For information, call Capt. Charlie Kresa at 707-218-4529.
•Brookings Emblem Club 265 will meet at 7 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive.
•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 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 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.
•Nichiren Buddhist gatherings are scheduled weekly in Brookings. New introductions are welcome. For information, call 541-412-3639.
•Stop-smoking workshops are offered as a free public service of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints missionaries and is for people of any faith. For information about the program, call 541-254-1012.
•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 on domestic violence intervention from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Call for dates. For assistance, call 541-247-7600 or 800-447-1167.
•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.
•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.