|Bulletin Board published Wednesday, October 31, 2012|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|October 30, 2012 11:35 pm|
Wednesday, Oct. 31
American Red Cross volunteers will be dressed as vampires when drawing blood donations and Emblem Club members will provide spooky treats during a blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. at Brookings-Harbor Christian Church, 777 Fifth St., Brookings.
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.
Kids Club meets at Living Waters Foursquare Church, 1136 Fifield St., at 7 p.m. For more information, call 541-469-5757.
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. For information, call 541-469-2014 or visit brookingsbaptistchurch.com.
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.
Chetco Activity Center offers free beginning tai chi classes from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. Classes are also offered from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Fridays.
A computer class, taught by James Warren, that focuses on Macintosh and Windows is offered from 10 to 11 p.m., in the Chetco Activity Center computer room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For information, call 541-469-6822.
Thursday, Nov. 1
Chetco Stamp Collectors meet at 1 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center to exchange stamps. For more information, call 541-469-6787.
Aglow International meets at 7 p.m. in the Harbor Water District meeting room, 98069 W. Benham Lane.
Community Grief Support Groups meet at noon at Coastal Home Health & Hospice office, 306 Wharf St., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-0405 or 541-247-7084.
Chetco Chatterers Toastmasters meets at 7 a.m. at the Curry Coastal Pilot conference room, 507 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) OR432 members weigh-in from 7:45 to 8:30 a.m. A program and business meeting is from 9 to 10 a.m. at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. For more information, call 541-412-8022 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 Cub Master 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.
Friday, Nov. 2
First Friday Salon presents the Port Orford Theatre troupe’s Reader’s Theater performance of “Suffrage Succotash, A History of Voting in America” at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. An open discussion with the cast will follow the performance. The event is hosted by TheCitizensWhoCare.org. Admission is free but donations are welcome to pay the theater group’s expenses. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/ynnavi.
Brookings textile artists gather from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. 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.
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 11 a.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. The public is welcome,
Saturday, Nov. 3
A pre-Christmas decorations sale will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Brookings Presbyterian Church, 540 Pacific Ave. The sale includes yard and house decorations, ornaments and Christmas clothing.
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 Progressives will offer a no-host gathering at Sunset Family Pizza, 29290 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Special guests from Curry League of Women Voters. To RSVP or for information, call 541-247-5230.
Sunday, Nov. 4
A Harvest Dinner will be from 12:30 to 5 p.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings. The cost is $9 for adults, $4 for children 5-12, and free for children younger than 5. For ticket information, call Gretna Kleespies at 541-469-5433.
Redfish Rocks on the Docks is a multi-agency question-and-answer session featuring information on research being conducted in the Redfish Rocks Marine Reserve off Port Orford. The event will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the docks next to the Port Orford Post Office. Free coffe, hot chocolate and doughnuts in the morning and free hot dogs and drinks from noon to 5 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 5
The Curry County Mac User Group will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Kalmiopsis Elementary School, 650 Easy St., Brookiongs. The meeting is free and open to all esperience levels. For more infomation, call 541-813-9017.
Tuesday, Nov. 6
Democrats of Curry County will host an Election Night Party at 5 p.m. at the Democratic Headquarters, 619 Chetco Ave., Brookings. All Democrats and progressive independents are invited. Bring food and beverages for sharing. For more information, call 541-412-DEMS (3367) or visit http://www.currydemocrats.org.
League of Women Voters unit meeting will be at 1 p.m. at a location to be announced in Port Orford. It will be a consensus meeting on a coastal issues study. The public is welcome. For more information, call Shirley Nelson at 541-332-9002 or Al Wilson at 541-469-5805.
Brookings-Harbor Soccer League will hold its monthly general meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings.
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 Gold Beach that is open to the public. Call 541-247-7600 or 800-447-1167 for dates, times and assistance.
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.
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.