Happenings 10/21


Aberdeen

Tea and Fashion Show, hosted by The American Cancer Society Reach to Recovery program, will be held at noon, Saturday, at Calvary Lutheran Parish hall, 2515 Sumner Ave. Fashions from J.C. Penney, catering by Ann Marie’s. Tickets are available at City Central Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Value Drug in Montesano.

Grays Harbor/Pacific School Retirees have scheduled their monthly luncheon at 11:45 a.m., Wednesday at the Aberdeen Elks. $8 per person. Cosmopolis Police Chief Casey Stratton will talk about safety for seniors and Tricia Flint, Ocosta school counselor, will talk about the Weekend Brunch Bunch. All school retirees are invited. For more information, call Jim Leggett at 249-2008. No meetings scheduled for November and December.

Review Club of Aberdeen will meet at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday in the home of Pamela Mehlhoff.

Olympians Hiking Club members will meet in the DSHS parking lot at 7 p.m., Tuesday for a hike in the area. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 533-2485.

Aberdeen Timberland Library will present “Preschool Story Time” at 10:45 a.m., Tuesday for ages 3 to 6. Later that day, “Alien Encounters: Sci-Fi Movies and the Cold War Culture of the 1950s” will be offered from 6:30-7:30 for adults and teens.

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.

Aberdeen City Council will meet at 7:15 p.m., Wednesday in City Hall.

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.

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

Sight Impaired of Grays Harbor Together (SIGHT), a support group for those with any level of uncorrectable vision loss, will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Emerson Manor For more information, call 533-4478.

National Alliance on Mental Illness supportive education night is scheduled for 1-3 p.m., Tuesday in the Hoquiam Timberland Library. Mike McIntosh of the Grays Harbor Health Department will talk about suicide prevention. For more information, call 532-8489..

Hoquiam Timberland Library will present “Dystopia Film Festival” from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday for teens and adults. On Wednesday, “Rescue Your Favorite Book” will be offered from 6:30-8 p.m., for adults and teens.

Grays Harbor Ukulele Club will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday at Six Rivers Gallery, 210 6th St. For more information, call 537-6800.

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.

Grays Harbor Masonic Lodge No. 52 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Hoquiam Masonic Hall.

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.

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.

Montesano

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 “Art in the Dark” every Wednesday for kids. (June 20-July18, 2012)

RV’ers interested in joining a Good Sam Chapter are invited to a no-host lunch and meeting of the Blue Pacific Good Sam Chapter at 1 p.m., Thursday at El Ranchon Restaurant. For more information, call 533-2573 or 273-8071.

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.

East County

McCleary Timberland Library will present “Fahrenheit 451 Book Discussion” from 2-3 p.m., Tuesday for adults and teens.

Oakville Timberland Library will present “Watercolor & Acrylic Painting” from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Monday for adults.

Ocean Shores

Wyldlife for all North Beach students in grade 7-8 will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday 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 School Board will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday in the Junior/Senior High School.

Writers Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday at the Ocean Shores Library, 573 Pt. Brown Ave. NW. Participants may bring in samples of their writing — novel-in-progress, research, poetry or memoirs — for the group to critique.

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.

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

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

Amanda Park Timberland Library will present “Fahrenheit 451 Movie Screening” from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday for teens and adults.

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.

Westport

Westport Timberland Library will present “Fahrenheit 451 Book Discussion” from 4-5 p.m., Tuesday for teens and adults.

Raymond

Pacific Post VFW No. 968 Raymond will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 203 Duryea St.

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 a “Dystopia Film Festival” from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday for teens and adults.

South Bend

Alzheimers and Dementia Caregiver Support Group will meet 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Lutheran Church on the corner of E. Water and S. Adams. Anyone who is dealing with the family impact of Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia is invited. For more information, call 875-5700.

Pacific County

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.

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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