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 Foundation and 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.

Curry Democrats will host a casual coffee for U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio at 12:15 p.m. at the Curry Democrats Headquarters, 619 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The public is welcome.

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.

Little Church by the Sea Presbyterian Church is holding its final day of 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 includes clothing, collectibles, kitchenware and furniture. For more information, call 541-698-7693.

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, 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.

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, 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.

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 respite care 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, April 24

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, April 25

Parent Information Night: Social Media Safety is presented at 6 p.m. in the Azalea Middle School library, 505 Pacific Ave., Brookings. The event is hosted by the Curry County Juvenile Department and Azalea PTO.

South Coast Linux Users Group meets at 7 p.m. in the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings.For more information, call 541-251-3680 or send email to pyewhite@gmail.com .

Friday, April 27

The ninth annual History Mystery Dinner Play is at 6 p.m. at the Gold Beach Senior Center, 29841 Airport Way. The dinner and play cost $25 Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels. The setting for the play written by Meryl Boice and directed by Michael Hall is the Gold Beach Hotel and Rogue River Cafe in the 1960s. There will be a silent auction. The event will also be at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 28. For more information, call Boice at 541-247-7454, the senior center at 541-247-7506 or Fred Notestein at 541-247-3476.

Inner Awareness — a teaching session with Dr. Eleanor Richard — is from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Pacific Reef Hotel conference room, 29362 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. She will speak on spiritual and scientific laws from the Science of Mind and the Institute of Noetic Sciences. Donations are welcome. For more information, call 530-261-1254 or send email to dreleanor7@gmail.com .

Pelican Bay Amateur Radio Club’s general meeting is at 6:30 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. Anyone interested in amateur radio is welcome. For more information, call 541-412-0137.

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