Happenings 12/5


Relay for Life Team Bob will host a burger night from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday at the 40&8 Club, 2313 Simpson Ave. Burger baskets, $6.50/cheeseburgers baskets $7. A “Buy It Now” table will have art work, Christmas gifts, homemade desserts and presents for kids.

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


Holiday Mother and Son Dance, hosted by KIDS to Washington, D.C., will be held from 6:30-8 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8 at Central School. Tickets are $20 and include a photo. For more information, call 581-3523.

Hoquiam VFW No. 1135 will have and open house/membership drive beginning at 6 p.m. Friday. An auction and raffle are planned as well as French dip sandwiches and salad for $5.

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’s W.H. Abel Memorial Timberland Library will present “Math Play: Shapes and Sizes” at 10:30 a.m., Friday for children 3-6 and families.


“Bringing in the Yule Log and Christmas Sing-along” will be held at 1 p.m., Sunday at Schafter State Park in conjunction with the Montesano Festival of Lights. For more information, call 360-789-9953.


Raymond Timberland Library will present “Kids Play & Grown Up Coffee” from 11 a.m. to noon, Friday for children and their caregivers.

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.

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 — 360-209-9051

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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