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Bulletin Board published Wednesday, November 9, 2011

 

Wednesday, Nov. 9

•Trash Dogs will meet at 9 a.m. at the Fred Meyer garden center to clean up around Southern Curry County. Cleanup will be along roads, streets and maybe a beach. Wear work clothes and sturdy shoes. Water, cookies, gloves and safety equipment are provided. To report dump sites, call 541-469-4980 or 541-469-4334.

•Sea View Senior Living Community will host a fashion show and luncheon at noon at the facility, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Fashions will be from Chere’s Boutique in Crescent City. Tickets are $12 and available at Sea View. Seating is limited. For information, call 541-469-4500. The time listed in the previous Bulletin Board was incorrect.

•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.

•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. Master Gardeners will be available to help with plant identification, plant problems, diseases and insects, and to give suggestions on what might grow best in the area. Please bring plant samples in a plastic bag. For information, call 541-247-6672 or 800-356-3986 or send email to currymg@oregonstate. edu.

•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.

•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. 

•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, Nov. 10

•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.

•Pelican Bay Arts Association will meet at the Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. A meeting begins at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck at noon and a demonstration at 12:30 p.m.

•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.

•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.

•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.

•Traditional Yang-style tai chi classes are from 8:30 to 10 a.m. and from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor. For information, call 541-469-3473 or 541-661-3593.

•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.

•A community-based weight-loss and fitness group meets at 2 p.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. The group will offer information on nutrition, group counseling and walking. There are no fees. For information, call 541-412-7471 or 541-251-4933. 

•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.

•Cancer Support Group, for those diagnosed with cancer and their friends and family, meets from 10 to 11 a.m. at Calvary Assembly of God, 518 Fir St., Brookings. Use the side entrance facing Oak Street. For information, call 541-469-2631.

Friday, Nov. 11

•The 21st annual Holiday Book Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. Books, videos, records, CDs and DVDs will be for sale. The event will continue from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12. A $2 bag sale will be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, and during library hours on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 14 and 15. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Library.

•The Oregon State University Extension Service will celebrate its 100th anniversary  from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Extension Service meeting room at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach.

•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.

•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.

•Arnis (Philippine stick fighting) classes are offered from 7 to 8 p.m. at South Coast Fitness Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. For information, call 541-469-7118.

•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.

•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.

Saturday, Nov. 12

•The Brookings-Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch will be a no-host gathering at 10:30 a.m. at The Flying Gull Restaurant, 1153 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-1970.

•The U.S. Marine Corps 236th Birthday Ball will be at 5 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. For information, call 541-251-4167.

•Sole Pursuits will lead a hike along the Oregon Redwood Trail above the Winchuck River south of Brookings. The one-and-a quarter-mile loop through an old-growth redwood grove is rated as an easy stroll. To carpool, meet at 8:30 a.m. at Battle Rock Park in Port Orford; at 9:15 a.m. at Curry General Hospital, 94220 Fourth St., Gold Beach; or at 10 a.m. at Coastal Cardiology, 412 Alder St., Brookings.

•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, Nov. 13

•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.

•The Friends of Unitarians will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The program will be on the history of Thanksgiving and favorite holiday memories. The program will be followed by fellowship and refreshments. For information, call 541-469-6395.

•Reiki Master MaryJoan Tully will discuss and demonstrate the Usui Method of Reiki Healing at 1 p.m. at a private residence  in Harbor. There is no charge for the introduction to this ancient self-healing art. For information, call 541-813-1756.

•A veterans breakfast, cosponsored by Vietnam Veterans of America and the Elks Lodge, will be from 8 a.m. to noon at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. Veterans eat free with identification. The cost for the public is $5. Proceeds go toward mailing cards and letters for troops overseas.

Monday, Nov. 14

•The Caregiver Support Group will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Sea View Senior Living Community second-floor activity room, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Adele Ismert, who works closely with the Alzheimer’s Association and works at Cascade Manor in Eugene, will give a presentation on Alzheimer’s and other dementia. Visitors are welcome. For information, call 541-251-0498 or send email to marihelenpc@ gmail.com. Caregivers in need of respite services may call Time-Out Adult Day Care Program at the Chetco Activity Center at 541-469-6822.

 

Announcements

•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.

•Moms In Touch International meets for prayers weekly. For information, call Ruth Wilson at 541-469-4798.

•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 Pregnancy Care Center – also known as P.C.C. Connections – 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. Tuesday through Thursday. Client classes are offered at 2 p.m. Wednesdays. For information about classes or about the center, call 541-469-1846. A 24-hour hotline is available at 800-395-4357.

•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.

•Nichiren Buddhist gatherings are scheduled weekly in Brookings. New introductions are welcome. For information, call 541-412-3639.

•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.

•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.

 

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