Saturday, Aug. 12

The Brookings/Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch is a no-host gathering at 11 a.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. Newcomers are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1970.

The Gardening and Community Series is at 10:30 a.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. Grant Eberly gives a presentation on greenhouse gardening. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 541-469-7738.

The monthly HOG breakfast meeting will be at 9 a.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. All Harley riders are welcome. For more information, call Dale Baker at 541-412-7435.

Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For information, call 541-469-3314.

New Thought Study Group meets at 11 a.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-247-7577.

The Saturday Farmers Market will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside Safe Harbor Christian Church, 15786 Highway 101, Harbor.

The Saturday Artisans Market at the Port of Brookings Harbor boardwalk is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Curry Public Library will host Magic the Gathering card games as part of the Summer Reading Program from 1 to 3 p.m. at the library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. Students in sixth through 12th grades are welcome. For more information, call 541-247-7246.

Sunday, Aug. 13

Brookings Emblem Club 265 holds its annual Military Mail Breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. The menu includes chicken-fried steak, sausage, bacon, pancakes, eggs, juice and coffee. The cost is $8 for teens and adults and $4 for children 12 and younger. For more information, call Terry Clawson at 541-412-0333.

Knights of Columbus serves breakfast from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 820 Old County Road, Brookings. The cost is $8 for teens and adults, $3.50 for children 5-12 and free for children younger than 5.

Love Your Neighbor, an outreach of St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, distributes free sack lunches from noon to 12:30 p.m. at the church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. The lunch includes a sandwich, fruit, snack, bottled water and coffee. For more information, call 541-469-3314.

“Elk in the Dunes” will be presented by Dr. Micaela Gunther of Humboldt State University from 1 p.m. at the Lake Earl Wildlife Area Information Center, 2591 Old Mill Road, Crescent City. The event is free. For more information, call 541-465-6191.

The Friends of Unitarian Universalists will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The topic is on risk-taking behavior. All are welcome. For more information, call Marsha Thibodeaux at 707-245-6535.

The Secret Law of Attraction discussion group meets at 1 p.m. For location, call 541-412-8664. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Bingo is played from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, 94259 Leith Road, Gold Beach. Doors open at noon. Snack foods are available for purchase.

An Azalea Park Foundation Gardening Party will be from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Meet at the Jubilation statue at the parking lot at Old County Road and Fir Street. The event will be canceled if raining. Bring gloves. Tools will be provided. For more information, contact 541-254-1958 or scottclapson@yahoo.com.

Monday, Aug. 14

The Family Caregiver Support Group meets at 2 p.m. in the Chetco Activity Center upper level, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. The topic is about effective communication strategies with those with dementia. For more information, send email to marihelenpc@gmail.com or call 541-251-0498. Caregivers in need of respite can call Time Out for Me at 541-469-6822.

Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-3030.

A foreign languages group meets at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings. Anyone interested in foreign languages is welcome. For more information, call 541-373-1397.

Tri-Cities Bridge Club plays at noon at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. Entry fee is $4 per session but first-timers play for free. For information, call Jack Grasham 541-813-1743 or Kirk Roberts at 707-464-1506. Games are also played at noon on Thursdays.

Boy Scout Troop 32 meets at 7 p.m. at Scout Hall, 414 Azalea Park Road, Brookings. For information, call Scoutmaster Tim Buehler at 541-412-0176.

Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Little Church by the Sea, 29692 Hillcrest St. For information, call Alice Allen at 541-247-6930 or Beth Weigand at 541-698-7693.

Time Out For Me adult daycare is offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. The program offers respite for unpaid family caregivers as well as activities for care recipients. For more information, call 541-373-0009 or leave a message at the activity center at 541-469-6822.

Soroptimist International of Gold Beach meets from noon to 1 p.m. at the Soroptimist Building, 94202 Caughell St., Gold Beach. Lunch is served. Guests are welcome. For more information, call 541-247-2644.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) OR1116 meets in the Evergreen Federal Bank conference room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Weigh-in is from 8:15 to 8:30 a.m. with the meeting following from 8:30 to 9:30. For more information, call 541-469-3419 or 541-469-7325.

Walk with Ease, a walking group, meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Jubilation statue near the southwest parking lot in Azalea Park. For more information, call Chetco Activity Center at 541-469-6822 or send email to scott@chetcoac.org. The group also meets at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays.

Tuesday, Aug. 15

A summer reading day camp is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Buffington Park in Gold Beach. The event is for children through fifth grade and features crafts, games, stories and lunch. For more information, call Curry Public Library at 541-247-7246.

Oregon South Coast Beekeepers Association meets at 6 p.m. at the Oregon State University Extension Office at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Avenue, Gold Beach. A potluck precedes the meeting. All are welcome. For more information, call 541-247-7633.

“Supporting Brookings Teens: A Conversation” is at 6 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. Brookings-Harbor High School Vice Principal Alex Merritt will lead an interactive discussion about how residents can support local teens, including strategies, mind sets and contacts that can make a difference. A teen panel will be on hand. For more information, call 541-469-7738 or visit chetcolibrary.org.

Community Grief Support Groups meet from 3 to 4 p.m. at Coastal Home Health & Hospice office, 306 Wharf St., Brookings. Contact Lynne Meininger, bereavement coordinator, for more information at 541-247-7084.

Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. For information, call 541-469-3314.

Pelican Bay Amateur Radio Club meets on the airwaves to test signals. Radio operators can tune in at 6:45 p.m. on 147.25 +/88.5 — Curry Emergency Net; 7 p.m. on 146.96 -/88.5 — Pelican Bay Amateur Radio Club Net; 7:15 p.m. on 146.88 -/103.5 — Del Norte Amateur Radio Club Net; and 7:25 p.m. on 146.56 — ORCA (Oregon/California) Emergency Net. Visitors are welcome on all nets. For more information seek K7KY or call 541-469-5230.

Del Norte Women’s Golf Club meets at Del Norte Golf Course, 130 Club Drive, off Highway 197, Hiouchi. Coffee is served during a social time at 9 a.m. followed by golfing at 9:30. Lunch follows the games. For more information, call Sue Ryan at 541-469-9460.

Bingo from 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the Gold Beach Senior Center, 29841 Airport Way.

Wild Rivers Swim Coast Masters Swim Club meets from 5:30 to 6:30 a.m. at Fred Endert Municipal Pool, 1000 Play St., Crescent City. The club also meets from 5:30 to 6:30 a.m. Thursdays and 8 to 9:20 a.m. Saturdays. For more information, call 541-890-5483 or 707-218-5467.

Games are played at 12:30 p.m. in the Chetco Activity Center lounge, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.

Tuesday Night Knit, Crochet and Sew Gatherings are from 5 to 7 p.m. at By My Hand, 1109 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For information, call 541-412-0917 or send email to bymyhandonline@gmail.com.

Wednesday, Aug. 16

Alzheimer’s Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. in the Chetco Activity Center dining room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. The group is for anyone who cares for, or has a family member living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia. The facilitators are Bharti Patel and Lelah VanHoek, certified dementia practitioners.

Rotary Club of Brookings-Harbor meets at noon at the Event Center, 800 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-661-2066.

Coastline Neighbors will host a Community Chat at 3 p.m. in the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings. The chat will discuss how volunteers can help community members thrive at home. For more information, call 541-313-6490.

KASPER summer children’s programs offers a Junior Master Gardener Program “Grow Your Own Food” from 2 to 3 p.m. at Living Waters Foursquare Church, 1136 Fifield St., Brookings. The session theme is “Experiments with Water.” The event is weekly through Aug. 23. For information, visit kasperkids.org.

Thursday, Aug. 17

A public workshop, “Working Together for Expanded Health Care,” is at 6 p.m. at Southwestern Oregon Community College, 96082 Lone Ranch Parkway, Brookings. A panel will present possibilities of expanded health care services in southern Curry County. Snacks will be provided.

Trash Dogs meet at 9 a.m. in the Fred Meyer parking lot near the garden center, 325 Fifth St., Brookings. The group will focus on trash between Miller Bar and Steel Bridge along Forest Service Road 1376. The event is scheduled on a weekday to avoid weekend traffic. Work clothes and sturdy footwear are the dress. Water, gloves and first aid are provided.

Trivia Night is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. Buy-in is $5 per participant with the winning team taking home the pot. Teams and individuals are welcome. Bring snacks to share. For more information, call 541-247-7246.

A rummage sale is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Little Church by the Sea, 29692 Hillcrest St., Gold Beach. The sale continues from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18. Proceeds benefit replacing the roof on the building.

Grief and Loss Support Group meets at 2 p.m. in the Chetco Activity Center dining room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-6822.

Saturday, Aug. 19

Let’s Go Birding is hosting a field trip led by Gary Maschmeyer at Crissey Field State Park. The group will explore the Winchuck River estuary to look for songbirds in the trees, herons, egrets and other shorebirds along the river, and cormorants, loons and grebes in the ocean. Meet at 8 a.m. in the Azalea Middle School parking lot, 505 Pacific Ave., Brookings. For more information, call Maschmeyer at 541-412-0806 or send an email to gmash@charter.net.

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