Happenings 8/5


Aberdeen

NAMI Washington Coast Connection Peer Support Group will meet at 2 p.m., Friday in Room F (ground floor) of the Grays Harbor Community Hospital East Campus (Old St. Joe’s). For more information, call 268-2385.

Grays Harbor Democrats will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday in the Polish Club, 823 1st St.

Washington State Department of Veterans’ Affairs has a representative available 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., every Thursday, in the Work Source building, 511 W. Heron St. For more information, call 538-2364. After hours, call (800) 562-2308.

Beyond Survival, a community sexual assault program, offers support to victims of sexual assault, including advocacy, one-on-one therapy and support groups. All services are available at no charge. For information or to make an appointment call 533-9751.

Hoquiam

Grays Harbor Genealogical Society’s annual potluck picnic will be held at noon, Saturday at 95 Valley Road. For more information, call 532-8983.

Adventist Community Services Food Bank will distribute food to community members every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 3101 Cherry St.

Grays Harbor Bridge Club members and newcomers are invited to play duplicate bridge at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Church of the Nazarene at 7th and K streets. For partnership arrangements, call JoAnn Boettcher at 289-2809.

Hoquiam Food &Clothing Bank is open from noon to 2 p.m., every Monday and Wednesday in the Masonic building at 720 K Street.

Pinochle players will meet at 1 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at the Hoquiam Senior Center. Everyone is invited.

Montesano

Montesano Senior Center’s Wednesday activities include chair exercises at 10 a.m. and pinochle at 12:30 p.m. — Thursday chair exercises at 10 a.m. and Mexican train at 12:30 p.m.

TOPS Club, Inc. WA 1522 has private weigh-in from 6 to 6:30 every Thursday in the Forestry Meeting Room, 310 W. Spruce Ave., 2nd Floor. Meetings follow at 6:30. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 581-3863.

GriefShare, a gathering of individuals who have lost a loved one, will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, at the Montesano Church of God, 317 Spruce. For more information, call 249-3242.

East County

Large Rummage Sale, hosted by Smile Power in support of the Amanecer orphanages in Bolivia will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday at the Satsop United Methodist Church. For more information, call 360-470-1245.

Grays Harbor Audubon Society’s Annual Picnic will be held from noon to 3 p.m., Sunday at 1102 Mox Chehalis Road.

Ocean Shores

NAMI Washington Coast Coffee Klatch for those with mental health issues working toward recovery and their families and friends meet at 2 p.m., every Friday, in the Galilean Church. For more information, call 268-2385.

Women Helping Women, a support group for single women, meets at noon, Friday, on the third floor of the Shilo Inn to share information and resources, hear a speaker and connect with other women who live alone. For more information, call 500-9413 or contact pow1063col@gmail.com

TOPS Inc., No. WA 1425, will meet at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday in the Ocean Shores Library. TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, teaches participants how to lose and keep off weight. For more information, call 580-0388.

North Beach Senior Resource Center and the Olympic Area Agency on Aging will host Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisers (SHIBA) from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at 557 Point Brown Ave. NW.

Galilean/Ocean Shores Food Bank will distribute food from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday at 846 Anchor Ave.

Raymond

Willapa Harbor Ministerial Food Bank will distribute food to those in need from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in the building at Larch Street and Park Avenue in Raymond.

Pacific County

North River Reunion will be held Saturday, Aug. 9 at the North River Grange Hall in Brooklyn, opening at 10 a.m. with a potluck lunch at noon.

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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