What’s Happening


Aberdeen

YMCA Ladies Auxiliary will meet for lunch at noon, Tuesday at the Aberdeen Elks.

Sons of Norway will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday at 714 Randall Street.

Aberdeen Timberland Library will present “Preschool Story Time” at 10:45 a.m., Tuesday for ages 3 to 6.

Aberdeen/Hoquiam American Legion Post No. 5 has scheduled a potluck at 6 p.m., followed by a meeting at 7 Wednesday, in the hall to vote on the sale of the Hoquiam property and changes to the constitution and bylaws. For more information, call 532-9898.

Harbor Harriers Running Club members invite interested persons to run with them at 6 p.m. every Monday and Thursday, rain or shine; meet at 205 W 3rd. A potluck will be held each Monday after the outing. For more information, call Brian and Joy McGregor at 532-5165.

TOPS Inc., No. WA 1200, has private weigh-in from 7:30 to 9:15 a.m. each Monday at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. A meeting follows at 9:30. The public is welcome. For more information, call 532-2377 or 249-5787.

Girl Scout volunteers will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday at Quigg Bros., 819 W. State. For more information, call 877-760-4802.

Eagles Auxiliary No. 24 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the hall.

Aberdeen VFW Post 224 and Auxiliary will meet downstairs at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Wyldlife for all Harbor students in grade 6-8 will meet at 7:03 p.m., Tuesday at Calvary Lutheran Church. Wyldlife is affiliated with Young Life, a non-denominational Christian ministry that reaches out to youth. For more information call 589-8850.

Aberdeen Retired Eagles Activity Club (REAC) has scheduled a potluck lunch, meeting, games and a raffle at noon, Tuesday

La Leche League, a breast-feeding support group, will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Harbor Calvary Chapel, 108 S K St. For more information, call 533-6622.

Aberdeen Ladies of Elks will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday in the lodge. For more information, call 532-6013.

Used book sale is scheduled from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. every Monday and noon to 2 p.m., Saturdays at the Aberdeen Timberland Library. Rare books, collectibles and some newer releases are available. Books may also be donated for the sale.

Harbors Home Health & Hospice offers foot clinics throughout the county at various times and locations. The cost is $25. For location and appointments, call 532-5454.

Aberdeen Community Food Bank distributes food from 3 to 5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at 306 1/2 North I Street.

Grays Harbor Community Clothing Bank is open from 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 1 to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 301 North G. St.

Salvation Army Social Services including distribution of food is available from 10 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at 120 W. Wishkah. For more information, call 533-1062.

Hoquiam

Grays Harbor Republican Party Central Committee will meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday in the PUD Nichols Building.

Hoquiam Timberland Library will present “Dystopia Film Festival” from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday for adults and teens. Later that evening, “Fahrenheit 451 Book Discussion” will be held from 7-8:30 for adults and teens.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) WA 1535 will meet at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday at the First Baptist Church, 729 Eklund Ave. For more information, call 593-0693 or 533-8081.

Three R’s Thrift Center, 3101 Cherry St., is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays with all proceeds benefiting the Community Foodbank.

VFW 1135 Henry L. Robb Post will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday upstairs.

Friends of the Hoquiam Timberland Library offer a used book sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesday. Donations of used books are accepted.

Hoquiam Senior Center, 703 Simpson Ave. will offer chair exercises from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m., every Tuesday and Thursday. Everyone is invited.

Hoquiam Lions Club will meet at noon Tuesday in the Hoquiam Elks Lodge. Visitors are invited. Lunch is available for $7.

Grief Support Group, hosted by Harbors Home Health & Hospice, meets at 4 p.m. every Tuesday in the Hoquiam Timberland Library. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 532-5454.

Hoquiam Senior Center Quilt Group will meet from 10 a.m.-noon every Wednesday at Emerson Manor. All skill levels and ages welcome.

Push Rods of Hoquiam will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Hoquiam Elks Lodge. Everyone is invited.

Grays Harbor Bridge club members and newcomers are invited to play duplicate bridge at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Church of the Nazarene at 7th and K streets. For partnership arrangements, call JoAnn Boettcher at 289-2809.

Cosmopolis

Cosmopolis Golden Agers will have a potluck, meeting and games at noon Wednesday in the Lions Club Hall.

Montesano

Annual Harvest Home Dinner, hosted by Montesano United Methodist Church, will be held from 4:30-7 p.m., Saturday. Tickets are $10 per person/50-cents per year for children under 10. Menu includes roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, beans, carrots, corn, squash, beet relish, dinner rolls, beverages and dessert.

ChIPS (Chronic Illness and Pain Support) group will meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday in the downstairs meeting room at Montesano’s W.H. Abel Memorial Timberland Library. For more information, call 249-2332, 537-1272 or 249-4193.

Chehalis Valley Historical Society will meet at 4 p.m., Wednesday in the museum at 703 Pioneer Ave. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 249-4950. To volunteer at the museum, call 249-4950 or 532-7510.

Montesano Community Center will host senior lunches at noon, Monday through Friday at the Sylvia Center. Suggested donation, $3.50.

Elma

Elma Timberland Library will present “Dystopia Bibliotopia” from 7-8:30 p.m., Tuesday for adults and teens.

Elma Eagles No. 1440 will meet at 8 p.m. every Tuesday.

Labor of Love Clothing Bank will be open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at 207 N. 3rd.

Ocean Shores

Wyldlife for all North Beach students in grade 6-8 will meet at 7 p.m., at Faith Community Church. Wyldlife is affiliated with Young Life, a non-denominational Christian ministry that reaches out to youth. For more information call 581-4308.

North Beach Senior Good Neighbor Center, 885 Ocean Shores Blvd. serves lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Saturday and breakfast from 8:30 to 11 a.m. every Sunday. Recommended donation is $4. Chair exercises are scheduled at 10:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday. Suggested donation is $1. Scrabble is played every Monday at 1 p.m. Everyone is welcome.

Voice for Positive Change will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday at the Ocean Shores Library. The group will discuss and act upon issues involving Ocean Shores. For more information, contact vfpc@cwnet.com or P.O. Box 266, Ocean Shores, WA 98569

Kiwanis Club of Ocean Shores will meet at noon Tuesday at the Homeport Restaurant. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 289-2451.

North Beach

North Beach Community Improvement Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Ocean City Fire Hall. Guest speakers will be Port of Grays Harbor Executive Director Gary Nelson, Port of Grays Harbor Commissioner Stan Pinnick and Port of Grays Harbor Administrative Assistant Kayla Dunlap. Everyone is invited. A dessert potluck will follow the meeting.

Copalis Crossing Food Bank will distribute emergency food from 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at its temporary location, 3 Copalis Beach Road across from the Texaco station.

Copalis Community Church Food Bank will distribute food and clothing to North Beach residents from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in its building near the church at Copalis Beach. For more information, call 289-2233.

North County

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service facility at the Quinault National Fish Hatchery on the Moclips Highway offers free interpretive guided tours daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call 288-2508.

Grays Harbor Fire District No. 17 commissioners will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the fire station on Hwy 101.

Raymond

Willapa Valley Grange will host “Family Dance and Game Night” Saturday at 290 Camp One Road. Social hour, dance instruction and games begin at 6 p.m., followed by dancing and music from 7 to 10. All fun seekers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Suggested donation of $5 per person/$10 per family. For more information, call 942-8770.

HAVA (Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals) is open from 2-5 p.m., Wednesday at 431 2nd Street (between Duryea and Ellis) for adoptions. For more information, visit www.hava-heart.org

Grief Support Group, hosted by Harbors Home Health & Hospice, meets at 3 p.m. every Wednesday in the Raymond Timberland Library. Everyone is invited. For more information, call (800) 772-1319.

Raymond Timberland Library will present “Fahrenheit 451 Movie Screening” from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday for adults and teens.

Friends of the Raymond Timberland Library and Raymond Timberland Library Board will meet at 4 p.m., Tuesday.

Pacific County

Pacific County Fire District No. 5 commissioners will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the North Cove/Tokeland Fire Hall.

Shoalwater Bay Tribal Center serves lunch to senior citizens of Tokeland, North Cove and Grayland from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays through Friday. For more information, call 267-6766. Not on holidays.

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

11th Step Meditation group — 360-690-1966

Regeneration — 942-7385 or 425-315-4297

Narcotics Anonymous — 249-1008

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 360-556-5161

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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