Saturday, Feb. 10

The annual Winter Art and Chocolate Festival is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at its new location at Kalmiopsis Elementary School, 650 Easy St., Brookings. The event continues from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11. Chocolatier and artisan booths are featured.

The Brookings/Harbor Progressives’ Second Saturday Brunch will be a no-host gathering at 11 a.m. at Blue Water Cafe and Lounge in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center in Harbor. Newcomers are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1970.

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s Curry Coastal Big Game Banquet is from 4:30 to 9 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. To register or for more information, visit events.rmef.org/shop/goldbeach or call 541-373-0689.

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.

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

A Quarter Craze Auction benefitting the Brookings-Harbor High School Safe and Sober Graduation Party is at 6 p.m. in the BHHS cafeteria, 625 Pioneer Road, Brookings. Admission is $5 for those who preregister at www.facebook.com/DNpartygirls, or $8 at the door. A taco bar with a drink and dessert will be available for $10. For more information, contact Roxanne Garmen at 707-218-7822 or crysbear@charter.net .

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, Feb. 11

The Friends of Unitarian Universalists meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Brookings City Councilor Dennis Triglia presents his work creating Oregon’s first Monarch City USA. All are welcome. For more information, call Marsha Thibodeaux at 707-245-6535.

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.

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.

Monday, Feb. 12

The Caregiver Support Group meets at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. The meeting will be an open discussion. For more information, contact Marihelen Pitts-Campbell at 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 Jason Tripp at 541-412-0176 or Alan Neerenberg at 541-469-8939.

Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Little Church by the Sea, 29692 Hillcrest St., Gold Beach. 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. The group also meets at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays.

Tuesday, Feb. 13

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.

The Curry County Democratic Party meets at 6 p.m. at the Curry County Democrat Headquarters, 619 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The group will nominate delegates to attend the Democratic Party of Oregon 2018 Platform Convention and First Quarter State Central Committee Weekend.

Rotary Club of Brookings Harbor meets at noon at Blue Water Cafe and Lounge in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center in Harbor. For more information, call 541-661-2066.

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, Feb. 14

A State of Jefferson meeting is at 6 p.m. at Panther’s Den Pizza and Deli, 29513 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach.

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.

Thursday, Feb. 15

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.

Curry Nonprofit Leaders meet for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The topic is “Emergency Services and the Nonprofit Connection.” The speakers are John Brazil, Harbor Fire Department chief, and John Eaton, HAM radio operator and coordinator for St. Timothy’s Emergency Services.

Pelican Bay Arts Association will have a garden work party from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings. Volunteers are needed to spruce up the gardens around the gallery.

Grief and Loss Support Group meets at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.

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Announcements for club meetings and other public events happening in Curry and Del Norte counties may be sent to Bill Schlichting, features editor at the Curry Coastal Pilot, at news@currypilot.com . For information, call 541-469-3123. Classes, seminars and workshops must not require preregistration and will not be listed on an ongoing basis.

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