Happenings 10/10


Aberdeen

Grays Harbor Coalition for Infrastructure will meet at 5:30 tonight at the Furford Gathering Center behind Baskin Robbins. There will be a discussion with port commissioner candidate Ron Figlar-Barnes on the loss of property values and expected jobs if trains are allowed to carry oil through the area. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 580-8564.

Supporters of Ron Figlar-Barnes will host a baked potato bar and auction from 5-8 p.m., Friday, at the 40 & 8 Club to help with campaign expenses for the Port of Grays Harbor Commissioner’s race.

VASA Norskenet No. 189 members have scheduled a potluck and meeting at 1 p.m., Sunday in the Sons of Norway hall.

Olympian Hiking Club members will leave the DSHS parking lot at 8:30 a.m., Saturday for a hike in the Upper Satsop Lake area. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 482-1142.

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.

Hoquiam

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) will meet at 6 p.m., Sunday in the Fellowship Hall of Hoquiam United Methodist Church. Everyone is invited.

Grays Harbor Rifle and Pistol Club will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, in the club house on East Hoquiam Road.

Elma

“Crafters’ Corner” will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday at the Elma Grange. Vendors may arrange for space by calling 482-0875. Proceeds benefit Relay for Life and support of the grange hall.

Old Time Fiddlers Association District No. 17 will offer a dance and potluck dinner from 7 to 10 p.m., Saturday in the Elma Grange Hall.

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

Ocean Shores

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.

Pacific County

Chinook Tribal Council has scheduled a meeting and potluck beginning at 11 a.m., Saturday at the Faith Center Church in Bay Center. For more information, call 875-6670.

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

Harbor Buddhist 12-Step Study — 591-2203

Regeneration — 942-7385 or 425-315-4297

Narcotics Anonymous — 589-8620

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 888-GAHELPS (424-3577)

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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