|Bulletin board Oct. 2, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|October 01, 2013 09:34 pm|
Wednesday, Oct. 2
“Zumba for Seniors” will be taught during the Lifelong Learning Series at 1 p.m. in the Sea View Senior Living Community activity loft, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Certified zumba instructor Cherita Wilson will share low-impact moves as well as those that can be done while sitting in a chair. 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.
Soroptimist International of Brookings will meet from noon to 1 p.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. The meeting will include reports on fundraising events and a signup for the district meeting scheduled Oct. 25-27.
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.
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.
The Wednesday Farmers Market will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor.
The Crescent City Farmers Market is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the corner of Front and K streets.
Thursday, Oct. 3
Aglow International meets at 7 p.m. in the Harbor Water District meeting room, 98069 W. Benham Lane.
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. 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 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. 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.
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 sale of goods benefits the needy, the church and Catholic education. The store is also open Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weight Watchers meets at Brookings Inn Resort conference center, 1143 Chetco Ave. 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.
Friday, Oct. 4
First Friday Salon will meet at 6 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings, for a free showing of the movie “Bully.” The documentary follows five families over the course of a school year, offering a glimpse of the effects of bullying in the homes, classrooms, cafeterias and principals’ offices. An open discussion will follow.
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. 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 the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. Earlybird bingo begins at 11 a.m. followed by regular bingo. The public is welcome.
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. Those interested in amateur radio are invited to attend. For more information, call 541-251-3972.
Saturday, Oct. 5
Knights of Columbus will host an Octoberfest dinner of German food, featuring Sam Vitale’s bratwurst, served from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Star of the Sea parish hall, 820 Old County Road, Brookings. The cost is $10 for adults, $3.50 for children 6-12 and free for those 5 and younger. Proceeds benefit education programs for children in Honduras.
Muscle Busters hiking group will trek the Oregon Coast Trail from Nesika Beach to Wedderburn. The hike, which was rescheduled from last weekend, is 8 miles and has an elevation gain of 430 feet. Wear well-worn hiking shoes, bring a lunch and water. Heavy rain cancels. Meet at 8 a.m. in the parking lot next to Dr. Larsson’s office, 414 Alder St., Brookings. For more information, call Al Collinet at 541-412-8444.
Master Gardeners will present a workshop titled “Planning and Planting a Kitchen Garden” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Port Orford Senior Center, 1536 Jackson St. The workshop will include two morning sessions followed by a tour of gardens. Beverages and desserts will be served. Bring a sack lunch. For more information, call Scott Thiemann at the OSU Extension Office at 541-247-6672 or at 800-356-3986.
HOG breakfast meeting will be at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. All Harley riders are welcome. For more information, contact Dave Kitchen at 541-661-7437.
The Brookings Volunteer Firefighters will host a fundraising family dinner and raffle at 4 p.m. in the Brookings-Harbor High School cafeteria. The menu will include organic beef, chicken tacos, dessert and drinks. Advance tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children. Tickets will be $10 for adults and $5 for children at the door. Tickets may be purchased at the Brookings Fire Department, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 541-469-1141 for more information.
Garage Sale Saturday in Brookings-Harbor is all day at about 100 locations throughout the community. Garage Sale listings are due by 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3. A map showing the locations of sales will be in Saturday’s issue of the Curry Coastal Pilot.
The Rotary Club of Brookings-Harbor presents Raining Cats & Dogs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Port of Brookings Harbor kite field on Boat Basin Road. A helicopter will be dropping toy cats and dogs on a target to determine a raffle winner.
The Del Norte County 4-H program holds its annual Soup Supper and Country Auction from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City.
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, Oct. 6
The Chetco Valley Museum holds its annual Cider on Sunday event from 1 to 4 p.m. at the museum, 15461 Museum Road, Harbor. Antique cider presses will be on hand for people to bring their apples to make juice; pie contests and apple desserts are planned.
Tuesday, Oct. 8
Brookings Emblem Club 265 will meet at 2 p.m. in the Brookings Elks Lodge Oregon meeting room, 800 Elk Drive.
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. 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. 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.
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.