Saturday, Sept. 9

Bike the Rogue in Gold Beach has been canceled because of excessive smoke along the route.

Let’s Go Birding will take a birdwatching field trip to Arizona Beach State Park to look for birds in surrounding forests, ponds and the beach. Meet at 7 a.m. in the Azalea Middle School parking lot, 505 Pacific Ave., Brookings or at 7:45 a.m. the Gold Beach Visitor Center, 94080 Shirley Lane, to carpool, or meet at 8:15 at the Arizona Beach parking area on the east side of Highway 101. If it’s raining, the event will be canceled. For more information, call Gary Maschmeyer at 541-412-0806 or send an email to gmash@charter.net.

The Brookings/Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch will be 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 Community Shoe Bank will be from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Brookings Elks Lodge lower level, 800 Elk Drive. Free shoes of different styles are available in all sizes. Shoes donated must be in good condition — no holes, tears or missing heels or soles. Donations are accepted at shoe bins at the Brookings Elks Lodge lower level. For more information, call Linda Schreiber at 541-469-9850.

The annual Gold Beach Brew and Art Festival is from noon to 10 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. The event includes craft beer, live music, food, a car show, an art show and vendors. Advanced tickets are $10 and available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and Dan’s Ace Hardware, Gold Beach Books and Interior Coverups in Gold Beach. Admission is $15 at the door.

A dog show and competition is from noon to 2 p.m. at the Rogue Grange and Community Center, 33043 Nesika Road, Nesika Beach. Prizes for best tricks, behavior and costumes. The entry fee is $2. Hot dogs, chips and soda or water will be sold for $5. For more information, call 541-698-2720 or 541-698-0882.

Curry Coastal Republican Women meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a picnic lunch at the Driftwood Estates community room, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor. For more information, call Dianne Daniels at 541-247-0651.

Dress a Girl Around the World meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1200 Easy St., Brookings.

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.

The Coastline Neighbors’ grand opening celebration at Azalea Park has been canceled. Organizers said the event will either be postponed or happen indoors.

Curry County Master Gardeners presents “Plant Identification: Tools and Practices” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Oregon State University Extension office on the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach.

Brookings Presbyterian Church concludes its rummage sale with a $2 bag sale from 9 a.m. to noon in the church fellowship hall, 540 Pacific Ave., Brookings.

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.

Sunday, Sept. 10

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.

The Friends of Unitarian Universalists will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The group will gather for a potluck at Harris Beach State Park. In the event of heavy smoke or bad weather, the potluck will be at Evergreen Federal Bank, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. All are welcome. For more information, call Marsha Thibodeaux at 707-245-6535.

The annual Winchuck Chicken Barbecue and Auction has been canceled. For ticket refund information, call 541-469-7751.

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

“Oceans of Change” will be presented by wildlife biologist Keith Benson during a Tolowa Coast Nature Program from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Point St. George at the west end of Washington Boulevard in Crescent City.

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. For more information, call 541-469-3314.

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, Sept. 11

The Family Caregiver Support Group meets at 2 p.m. in the Chetco Activity Center dining room, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For more information, send an 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. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. 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 at 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. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. 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, Sept. 12

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. For more information, call 541-254-1002.

Masonic Lodge Brookings meets at 7:30 p.m. in the Sidney Croft Masonic Lodge, 416 Azalea Park Road, Brookings. All Masons are welcome. For information, call 541-469-3454.

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

The League of Women Voters of Curry County will meet regarding the Event Center on the Beach master plan update. The Port Orford group will meet at noon in the small room in the Port Orford Library, 1421 Oregon St. Due to the fire, the Brookings members will not hold a meeting but are encouraged attend this or the meeting in Gold Beach. The public is welcome to attend.

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.

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.

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, contact club president Butch Jark, KG7LIK, AT 562-366-6999 or vice president Paul Carlin, KE6NVU, at 541-469-3943.

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. Participants must be 18 or older and either be registered with U.S. Masters Swimming or complete a waiver. Swimmers of all abilities are welcome. 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.

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.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 13

Azalea Gardens celebrates Assisted Living Week during an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. at the living facility, 755 Elk Drive, Brookings. The guest speaker will be Alisa Green, author of “The ABC’s of Assisted Living.” The event is free. For more information, call 541-469-7182.

Brookings Flying Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Brookings Airport terminal, 17368 Parkview Drive. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome. For more information, call 530-409-6357.

Retired Badges meets for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. The gathering is informal with no dues. All retired and active law enforcement officers are welcome. Guest speakers are scheduled as often as possible. For more information, call 714-227-4610 or 541-469-5253.

The League of Women Voters of Curry County will meet regarding the Event Center on the Beach master plan update. The Gold Beach group will meet at 5:30 p.m. at Gold Beach City Hall, 29592 Ellensburg Ave.Due to the fire, the Brookings members will not hold a meeting but are encouraged attend this or the meeting in Port Orford. The public is welcome to attend.

Support Groups

Al-Anon — 541-469-5504, 541-469-0972 or 707-487-9046.

Al-Anon Fourth Step — 541-469-0972 or 541-469-2931.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 541-469-2440 in Brookings, 541-247-9038 or 541-247-0695 in Gold Beach.

Bariatric Support Group — 541-247-7421.

Breastfeeding Support Group — 707-464-0955.

CC’s Cancer Resource Center — 541-469-2072.

Celebrate Recovery at Brookings Church of the Nazarene — 541-469-2571.

Celebrate Recovery at Living Waters Foursquare Church — 916-397-1758.

Community Grief Support Groups — 541-247-7084.

Family Caregiver Support Group — marihelenpc@gmail.com, 541-251-0498.

General Addiction Recovery — 541-469-4079.

Moms In Touch International — 541-469-4798.

Oasis Shelter Home — 541-247-7600, 541-425-5238 or 800-447-1167.

Overeaters Anonymous — 541-813-1786.

Pelican Bay Narcotics Anonymous — 541-787-6282.

Pregnancy Care Center — 541-469-1846. Hotline — 800-395-4357.

The Compassionate Friends — 541-469-5814.

Weight Watchers — 541-469-4568.

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