Happenings 8/28


Aberdeen

Liberty Tax Service’s Car Wash for Kids will be held from noon to 4 p.m., Sunday at 406 E.Wishkah. Donate school supplies, diapers or cash to receive a car washing.

Olympians Hiking Club members will leave the DSHS parking lot at 8 a.m., Saturday for an Elk Lake hike. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 267-7715.

Aberdeen Museum of History Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, at the museum. Everyone is invited.

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.

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.

Hoquiam

Used Book Sale, sponsored by Friends of the Hoquiam Timberland Library, will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at the library. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Library.

Habitat for Humanity store is open for donations and those interested in shopping for new and gently used items from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at 3005 Simpson Ave.

Montesano

Montesano Senior Center will host chair exercises at 10 a.m. Friday. On Saturday there’s potluck pinochle at 6 p.m.

Elma

East County Food Bank will distribute food from 1 to 4 p.m. every Monday and from 1 to 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month 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.

Raymond

Crime Victims Advocacy Network offers free and confidential services for victims of crime in Grays Harbor and Pacific counties. Call 866-711-2826.

HAVA (Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals) shelter is open from 3-6 p.m. every Wednesday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first and third Saturday of the month. For more information, visit hava-heart.org

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:

Celebrate Recovery — 482-3722

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

Alcoholics Anonymous — 532-2691

Relationships in Recovery — 533-8500

Overeaters Anonymous — 360-359-2755

Gamblers Anonymous — 888-GAHELPS (424-3577)

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