Saturday, Dec. 1

Brookings Presbyterian Church is holding a second bazaar to sell leftover items from 9 a.m. to noon in the church fellowship hall, 540 Pacific Ave., Brookings. Items will be sold at reduced prices.

Friends of the Port Orford Library host a holiday bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Port Orford Public Library, 1421 Oregon St.

South Coast Humane Society’s annual membership meeting will be at 6 p.m. at the Harbor Water District meeting room, 98069 W. Benham Lane. The gathering is for current members only and includes a potluck.

Chetco Valley Historical Society displays a World War II exhibit from noon to 4 p.m. at the Chetco Valley Museum, 15461 Museum Road, Harbor. The exhibit was displayed during the Azalea Festival and at the Oregon Historical Society Museum in Portland. The final day of the display is Saturday, Dec. 8.

Nature’s Coastal Holiday, a light show in Azalea Park, is open from 5 to 9 p.m. Admission is $2. The show is nightly through Dec. 28. Princess Elsa from “Frozen” will visit from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information, visit naturescoastalholiday.com.

The annual ChariTree Festival is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chetco Grange Community Center, 97895 Shopping Center Ave., Harbor. The event includes a silent auction for trees and wreaths, raffles, a kids’ store, lunch and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. For more information, visit charitree.home.blog.

South Coast Humane Society holds a spay and neuter clinic at the shelter, 828 Railroad St., Brookings. For an appointment, call 541-412-0325.

Coastal Christmas Elves will decorate downtown Brookings. Meet at 9 a.m. at First Rise Baking Co., 630 Fleet St., Brookings. Cookies hot chocolate and coffee will be served. The event happens rain or shine.

Elks Christmas Basket Program will hold a food drive to distribute to the needy later in the month. Volunteers will collect donations at Fred Meyer in Brookings and Grocery Outlet in Harbor. The drive will continue Sunday, Dec. 2.

The annual “Christmas Around the World” Holiday Bazaar will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach.

The annual ESA Community Christmas Bazaar is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Port Orford Community Building, 419 11th St.

A Holiday Fair will take up three buildings at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 U.S. 101 N., Crescent City, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The vendor fair will also be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2. For more information, call 707-464-9556.

Pet Photos with Santa will be taken from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Woof’s Dog Bakery, 1031 Chetco Ave., Brookings. People are welcome to dress up their pets in holiday outfits. Limited outfits are available. Family members are encouraged to be in the photo. For more information, call 541-254-0053.

Illuminate the Pacific, an oceanside holiday light show, is from 6 to 8 p.m. nightly on 6 acres between Pacific Reef Hotel and the beach, 29362 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach.

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, Dec. 2

A beach grass pulling party will be from 1 to 4 p.m. at Tolowa Dunes State Park, 2591 Old Mill Road, Crescent City. Volunteers are advised to dress in layers, wear sturdy shoes and a hat, bring water, snacks and sunscreen. The event is canceled if it’s raining. For information, call 707-954-5253.

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, Dec. 3

KCIW Community Radio hosts a Holiday Thank You Party from 3 to 6 p.m. at Chet’s Garden Center, 301 Oak St., Brookings. A Volunteer of the Year Award will be presented at 4:30 p.m. To RSVP call 541-661-4665 or send email to guiaandgary@gmail.com .

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 Scouts meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Scout Hall, 414 Azalea Park Road, Brookings. Boy Scouts if for youth ages 11-18. For more information, call 541-254-4754.

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.

Play and Learn Story Time is from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. at Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. Stories, crafts, games and learning will be offered for children 5 and younger. For more information, call 541-247-7246.

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Azalea Quilters Guild will hold a board meeting at 4 p.m. at the Driftwood Estates clubhouse, 16063 Driftwood Lane, Brookings. The guild will not have any further activities until January.

The Compassionate Friends meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. TCF provides comfort, hope and support to families experiencing the death of a son or daughter, brother or sister, or a grandchild. For more information, call 541-469-5814.

Charles Lingard Memorial Veterans for Foreign Wars Post 966 meets at 6 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 507 Pacific Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-412-7214.

Chetco Stamp Collectors meet at 1 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings, to exchange stamps.

The Roseburg VA Health Care System will hold a Veterans Town Hall meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St. Brookings. For more information, send email to vharos-publicaffairs@va.gov or call 541-677-3012.

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.

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.

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, Dec. 5

Brookings-Harbor Soccer League will hold its annual general meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. Anyone interested in volunteering for the league is welcome. For more information, call 541-661-6155.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Curry Democrats hold a holiday goodies potluck followed by a regular monthly meeting at 2 p.m. at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, 417 Ninth St., Port Orford. For more information, call 541-412-3367.

A free screening of “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” — the story of Fred Rogers, host of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood — is at 5:30 p.m. at Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. Popcorn will be provided. For more information, call 541-247-7246.

Friday, Dec. 7

Live from Downtown: It’s First Friday kicks off holiday festivities at 4 p.m. in Downtown Crescent City. A Christmas Light Parade will be along H and Third streets ending at the plaza at Third and K streets followed by a community tree lighting.

Support Groups

Adult Children of Alcoholics — 541-698-0216.

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 — 541-930-7819.

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.

MS Support Group — michellemerkleyms@outlook.com, audreyms@aol.com or speedymsgirl@gmail.com

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

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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