Happenings 6/25


Aberdeen

Washington State Department of Veterans’ Affairs has a representative available 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., every Wednesday, in the Work Source building, 511 W. Heron St. For more information, call 538-2364. After hours, call 532-0656 or (800) 562-2308.

PAWS, 800 W. 1st will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesdays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays to accept dogs and cats who are not wild, aggressive or infected.

Beyond Survival, a community sexual assault program, offers support to victims of sexual assault, including advocacy, one-on-one therapy and support groups. All services are available at no charge. For information or to make an appointment call 533-9751.

Rainy Cities Doll-ers, for anyone interested in making cloth dolls, will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Quilt Harbor Too. For more information, call 532-4508.

Wishkah Home & Community Educators (HCE) will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the home of Karen Gourlie to discuss the annual picnic, sign-ups for the July rest area and the county fair.

Evergreen Senior Citizens will meet at noon, Thursday, at the Aberdeen Eagles for lunch.

Hoquiam

Quilt Show, hosted by the Hoquiam Senior Center will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday at Emerson Manor. Donations will benefit Meals on Wheels.

Adventist Community Services Food Bank will distribute food to community members every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 3101 Cherry St.

Grays Harbor Bridge Club members and newcomers are invited to play duplicate bridge at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Church of the Nazarene at 7th and K streets. For partnership arrangements, call JoAnn Boettcher at 289-2809.

Hoquiam Food & Clothing Bank is open from noon to 2 p.m., every Monday and Wednesday in the Masonic building at 720 K Street.

Hoquiam United Methodist Church will host “Community Eat-Together” from 5:30-6:30 p.m., Friday at 520 5th St. Donations accepted.

Pinochle players will meet at 1 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at the Hoquiam Senior Center. Everyone is invited.

Central Park

Lord’s Pantry Food Bank, hosted by Grays Harbor Foursquare Church, is open from 10 a.m. to noon, Thursday . The church is located at 4800 Central Park Drive. For more information, call 589-3000.

Montesano

TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) WA 1522 has private weigh-in from 6 to 6:30 every Thursday in the Forestry Meeting Room, 310 W. Spruce Ave., 2nd Floor. Meetings follow at 6:30. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 581-3863.

GriefShare, a gathering of individuals who have lost a loved one, will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, at the Montesano Church of God, 317 Spruce. For more information, call 249-3242.

Ocean Shores

TOPS Inc., No. WA 1425, will meet at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday in the Ocean Shores Library. TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, teaches participants how to lose and keep off weight. For more information, call 580-0388.

North Beach

Museum of the North Beach’s annual meeting will be held at 6 p.m., Saturday at the Pacific Beach Resort with a buffet dinner at 7. Guest speaker will be Seattle mystery writer Bernadette Pajer whose latest book, “Capacity for Murder” is based on the North Beach in 1903. Tickets are $25. RSVP to 276-4441 or kelly@moclips.org

Raymond

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 — 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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