Happenings 7/13


Aberdeen

Grays Harbor Health and Human Services Advisory Board will meet at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday in the Pearsall Building.

Olympians Hiking Club members will leave the DSHS parking lot at 6:45 p.m., Tuesday for a hike in the Montesano area. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 482-4629.

TOPS, No. WA 65 has weigh-in at 6 p.m. every Monday in the ground floor coffee shop area at Grays Harbor Community Hospital East Campus. A meeting follows at 6:30. TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, teaches participants how to lose and keep off weight.

S.H.A.R.E. (Share, Heal, Accept, Recover, Endure), a support group for those who have lost someone through violence, will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the First Presbyterian Church. Use the parking-lot entrance. contact person is Jean Ross 532-1858

Free blood pressure clinic for seniors, hosted by Assured Home Health, is scheduled for 11:30 a.m., Tuesday at the Aberdeen Senior Center.

Harbor Harriers Running Club members invite interested persons to run with them at 6 p.m. every Monday, 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.

TOPS Inc., No. WA 1200, has private weigh-in from 8 to 9:45 a.m. each Monday at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. A meeting follows at 10. The public is welcome. For more information, call 532-2377 or 249-5787.

Friends of the Aberdeen Museum of History will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday . Everyone is invited.

Gluten Intolerance Group of Grays Harbor will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Conference Room A of Grays Harbor Community Hospital.

Used book sale is scheduled from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to noon., Thursdays 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.

Hoquiam

Renaissance Faire planning meeting will be held at 6 p.m., Wednesday, at the Hoquiam Timberland Library. Everyone interested in establishing a renaissance faire, performing, sponsoring or vending at the faire is invited.

For more information, call 593-1517 or contact hljpcolbert@yahoo.com

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. All items are half-price on Tuesdays.

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.

Grief Support Group, hosted by Harbors Home Health & Hospice, meets at 3 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.

Cosmopolis

Cosmopolis Golden Agers will have a potluck, meeting and games at noon Wednesday in the Lions Club Hall.

Montesano

East Grays Harbor Search and Rescue will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the Forestry Building, 320 E. First. More volunteers are needed. Contact person David Davis at 581-6557.

Montesano Community Center will host senior lunches at noon, Monday through Friday at the Sylvia Center. Suggested donation, $3.50.

Elma

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 Bear Festival Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the McCleary Community Center. Everyone is invited.

Ocean Shores

North Beach School Board has scheduled a budget hearing and meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday at the Junior/Senior High School.

Alzheimer’s Association support group will meet at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday at the Ocean Shores Methodist Church, 557 Point Brown Ave. NW. For more information, call Pastor Alice Hedges at 289-0201.

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. Everyone is welcome.

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

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.

Raymond

HAVA (Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals) is open from 2-5 p.m., Wednesday at 431 2nd Street (between Duryea and Ellis) for adoptions. For more information, visit www.hava-heart.org

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

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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