Wednesday, April 18

Wild Rivers Animal Rescue will have a wellness clinic from 4 to 5 p.m. at the animal shelter, 29921 Airport Way, Gold Beach. Vaccinations for dogs and cats will be available at a discount, microchips and license will be available for dogs. No appointment is necessary. For more information, call 541-247-2514.

Oregon South Coast Fishermen meet at 6 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. For more information, call Dave Kuehn at 805-350-0542.

Junior Master Gardeners meet weekly through May 23 at 3 p.m. at Living Waters Foursquare Church, 1136 Fifield St., Brookings. For more information, call Scott Thiemann at 541-247-6672 or 800-356-3986, or send email to scott.thiemann@oregonstate.edu.

Soroptimist International of Brookings gathers for a program meeting at noon at Blue Water Cafe in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center in Harbor.

A U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary informational meeting is at 9 a.m. at the U.S. Coast Guard Station Chetco River, 16133 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. The public is welcome. For more information, call Dave Kuehn at 805-350-0542.

Exercise classes on the basics of tai chi are at 9 a.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. Classes are also offered at 9 a.m. on Fridays. For more information, call 541-469-6822.

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 541-469-2313.

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

Storytime is offered for children at 10:30 a.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. Stories, songs, rhymes and art are offered for children through preschool age. The event is free. For more information, call the library at 541-469-7738.

Rotary International of Gold Beach meets for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. at the Gold Beach Senior Center, 29841 Airport Way, Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-247-6612 or visit http://goldbeachrotary.com.

A writers’ group for all levels and genres meets from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-660-9413.

Oregon State University Extension Master Gardeners hold a plant clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the OSU Extension office, 29390 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-247-6672 or 800-356-3986.

Thursday, April 19

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.

Nonprofit leaders gather at 2:30 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The group hosts a panel of emergency services specialists. Snacks will be provided.

KCIW hosts a free advertising seminar at 6:30 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The seminar will be led by Dan Sherman, a retired advertising agent. For more information, call KCIW at 541-661-4098.

History Pub Night will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. The history of Hastings lily fields and Flora Pacifica will be told. Cover charge is $5. A buffet-style meal is also $5 and includes fried chicken or pulled-pork sandwiches, coleslaw and potato salad. Beer on tap from Chetco Brewing Co. will also be available for $5. Proceeds benefit the Fourth of July fireworks show.

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

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. 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.

Cribbage games are played at 12:30 p.m. and mah-jongg is played at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.

Children’s Story Hour is at 10:15 a.m. at the Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. For more information, call 541-247-7246.

The Brookings Skunkers Cribbage Club meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Driftwood Estates community room, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor. For more information, call 503-508-0338 or 541-813-1969.

Knifty Knitters meets from 1 to 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 29692 Hillcrest St., Gold Beach.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) OR432 meets at Sea View Senior Living Community, 98059 Gerlach Lane, Harbor. Weigh-in is from 8 to 8:30 a.m. with the meeting following at 8:45. For more information, call 541-469-4457 or 541-251-3775.

Order of St. Luke, a nondenominational healing study group, meets from 1 to 3 p.m. at the home of Clare Price, 97839 North Bank Chetco River Road, Brookings. For more information, call 541-254-1743.

Friday, April 20

Little Church by the Sea Presbyterian Church is holding its Spring Rummage Sale from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the church at 29692 Hillcrest Ave., behind Goldrush Center in Gold Beach. The sale will continue from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 21. The sale includes clothing, collectibles, kitchenware and furniture. For more information, call 541-698-7693.

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.

Pelican Bay Amateur Radio Club meets for coffee and to discuss ham radio at 8 a.m. at Dee-Ann’s Tea Room Cafe, 434 Redwood St., Brookings. Those interested in amateur radio are invited to attend. For more information, call 541-412-0137.

Rummy is played at 12:30 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings.

Chetco Shrine Club meets at 11:15 a.m. for lunch at Dee Ann’s Tea Room Cafe, 434 Redwood St., Brookings. All Masons and guests are invited to attend. For more information, call 541-469-3454.

Bingo is played at the Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Drive. Early-bird bingo begins at 11 a.m. followed by regular bingo. The public is welcome.

Computer tutoring is offered from 10 to 11 a.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-6822.

A tai chi class is offered at 1 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-6822.

Bingo is played at noon at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. Games are free with the purchase of lunch. For more information, call 541-469-6822.

Saturday, April 21

Curry County Democrats gather for an Earth Day potluck and monthly business meeting from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Democrat Headquarters, 619 Chetco Ave., Brookings.

Magic and the Sleight of Hand will be offered from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The free class, for teens 15 and older and adult, will be taught by Chuck Standford and is open for anyone interested in performing illusion tricks. No experience necessary. For more information, call Standford at 913-558-8857.

The Calvin E. Murphy Detachment 578 of the Marine Corps League will have its annual installation dinner at 3 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 507 Pacific Ave., Brookings. Officers for the 2018-19 year will be installed. For more information, call Bob Gilmore at 541-251-4167.

Congressman Peter DeFazio will hold a town hall meeting at 11 a.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. A second meeting will be at 2 p.m. at Port Orford City Hall, 555 20th St.

The Azalea Park Foundation will have a garden work party from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Meet at the Jubilation Statue near the parking lot an Fir Street and Old County Road. Bring garden tools if available.

Free bridge lessons will be at 2 p.m. at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir St., Brookings. The class will continue every Saturday through May 12. The class is hosted by the Tri-Cities Bridge Club.

“Square Foot Gardening” will be taught by Mary Ann Buckles as part of the Oregon State University Master Gardeners Speakers Series. The talk will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings.

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary holds at GPS and charts class from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Southwestern Oregon Community College, 96082 Lone Ranch Parkway, Brookings. The class continues from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, April 8. The cost is $45. For more information or to enroll, call 805-350-0542 or 208-863-8386.

The annual High on Health dinner and magic show, hosted by the Curry Health Foundationa nd Gold Beach Rotary, is from 5:30 to 10 p.m. in Docia Sweet Hall at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. The event includes a live and silent auction. Tickets are $50 per person. For more information, call 541-247-3189.

“Is Genesis History?” will be shown at 2 p.m. at the Brookings Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave. This 2017 American Christian documentary supports creation science.

“River Healing, An Earth Day Ceremony,” will be from 10 to 11 a.m. on the Chetco River bridge in an honoring and healing ceremony for the river and its people. Meet at 9:30 a.m. at North Bank Chetco River Road and U.S. 101.

Sunday, April 22

The Friends of Unitarian Universalists meet at 10:30 a.m. in the Evergreen Federal Bank meeting room, 850 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Karen Morton presents “Quality and Trust.” Music will be provided by Russ Oelheim. All are welcome. For more information, call Marsha Thibodeaux at 707-245-6535.

An Earth Day Celebration will be from 1 to 3 p .m. in Azalea Park. Plans include planting a tree and other plants and having a drum circle. Cookies and treats will be served to humans and dogs.

Celebrate Earth Day with a hike along the Riverview Trail at 10 a.m. at Loeb State Park on North Bank Chetco River Road. The hike will be led by Oregon State Parks. Wear comfortable shoes, dress in layers, and bring water and a camera.

Monday, April 23

Azalea Quilters Guild meets at the Driftwood Estates clubhouse, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Harbor. Fun Day is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Participants will be making ruler bags. A social time begins at 6 p.m. followed by a meeting at 6:30. This is the deadline to have quilt pictures taken and enter the 35th annual Azalea Festival quilt show on Memorial Day weekend.

Del Norte CERT training is from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Crescent City Fire Department, 255 W. Washington Blvd. Trainings qualify for Oregon CERT-certified individuals.

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.

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, sponsored by Coastal Home Health and Hospice — 541-469-0405.

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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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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