Happenings 12/5


Aberdeen

VASA Norrskenet No. 189 has scheduled a Christmas party potuck and gift exchange at 1 p.m., Sunday at the Sons of Norway hall.

PEO Sisterhood, Chapter DP members and guests will meet at 7 p.m., Saturday in the home of Joan Waters. Bring appetizers, dessert or beverage of choice.

Coastal Harvest fundraiser will be held from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday at Top Foods. Food samples will be available throughout the store and a free Christmas photo will be offered with a donation of cash or canned goods.

Gold Wing Road Riders Association of the Twin Harbors, Chapter D, will meet at 8:30 a.m., Sunday at Duffy’s Restaurant. For more information, call 249-3968 or visit www.gwrra-wad.org

WSU Master Gardeners’ Online plant clinics are available at www.pnwmg.org — click on “Ask a Master Gardener,” submit your question and someone will get back to you.

Grays Harbor Youth Center is open from 3 to 5 p.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 111 E. 4th. Play games, check your e-mail, work on homework, just hang-out. Snacks will be provided. 24-hour hotline, 589-3259.

Crime Victims Advocacy Network, offering free advocacy and support for victims of general crimes, is available 24-hours a day at (866) 711-2826 or visit www.cvan11.org

Pinochle players will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Aberdeen Senior Center. Everyone is invited.

Elma

Yule Log Festivities and Christmas sing-along will be held at 1 p.m., Sunday at Schafer State Park. Hot beverages, cookies, a warm fire and Christmas music are planned. For more information, call 360-789-9953.

East County Food Bank will distribute food from 1 to 4 p.m. every Monday and from 1 to 7 p.m. at 106 W. Main. Use the alley entrance.

Ocean Shores

North Beach Senior Thrift Store is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Saturday at 885 Ocean Shores Blvd. N.W.

Free Blood Pressure checks will be offered daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Harbour Pointe Shores, 1020 Catala Ave. SE. For more information, call 289-9663.

North Beach Senior Resource Center is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at Ocean Shores United Methodist Church, 557 Point Brown Ave. NW. Pick-up information and/or service referrals 24-hour hotline is 289-3352.

South Bend

Yoga, instructed by Tina Jaffe, will be held from Mondays and Wednesdays at the DSHS Building. Chair Yoga will be offered at 9:30 a.m.; Yoga for Beginners at 10:30 a.m. and Yoga 1+ at 6 p.m. For more information, call 942-5739.

Self-Help Groups

Support groups for people with addictions meet throughout Grays Harbor and Pacific counties. For more information, call the number in your area:

Alcohólicos Anónimos — 532-9606

Regeneration — 942-7385 or 425-315-4297

Narcotics Anonymous — 589-8620/www.gha-na.org

Alcoholics Anonymous — 532-2691

Al-Anon — Aberdeen, 532-7585/East County 249-4945 or 861-8208

Relationships in Recovery — 533-8500

Overeaters Anonymous — 360-359-2755/East County 482-8091

Gamblers Anonymous — Grays Harbor &East County 855-2CALLGA (855-222-5542)

Celebrate Recovery — Pacific County 942-5530/Grays Harbor 533-7129

Thirty Below, a 12 step recovery meeting for people under the age of 30 — 580-7359

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