Happenings 10/12


Aberdeen

VASA Norrskenet No. 189’s monthly meeting and potluck is scheduled for 1 p.m., Sunday in the Sons of Norway hall.

Olympians Hiking Club members will meet in the DSHS parking lot at 12:40 p.m., Sunday, for a hike in the Lake Sylvia State Park. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 289-9530.

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

Sunday Morning FIX, a get-together for car enthusiasts, will meet from 8 to 11 a.m. Sunday at Rainier Lanes. Everyone interested in cars — all makes, models and years — is invited. For more information, call 580-9875.

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.

Salvation Army Youth Programs’ Jonah Youth Center features organized games, activities, community service projects, weight training, computer lab and more from 3 to 6 p.m. every Monday and Friday for ages 13-21 at 215 N. G St. Volunteers are needed. Call 532-8346.

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.

Harbor Toastmasters No. 1793 meets at noon Tuesday in the second floor meeting room at the Aberdeen Timberland Library. The meeting is open to those wishing to expand their communication abilities, such as speaking in front of a group. Harbor Toastmasters are ADA compliant. For more information, call 533-8800.

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

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

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.

Elsewhere

Matlock Grange No. 357 will offer an all-you-can-eat hunter’s breakfast from 6 a.m. to noon, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 13, 14, 20 and 21.

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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