Sunday Happenings


Aberdeen

Union Gospel Mission will celebrate its 75-year anniversary with a “Diamonds in the Rough” banquet at 6 p.m., Saturday in the Rotary Log Pavilion. Tickets are $25 per person/$175 for a table of 8. For reservations or more information, call 533-1064.

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church’s Victorian Tea and Gift Shop will be held Saturday. The gift shop opens at 1:30 and tea will be served from 2-4 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person. RSVP to 533-2511.

Sons of Norway, Grays Harbor Lodge No. 4 will meet at 6 p.m., Wednesday in the hall at 714 Randall St. for the Syttende Mai Nordic food dinner.

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.

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.

Mother-to-mother breastfeeding support, the local La Leche League, will meet at 10 a.m., Wednesday at the Aberdeen Timberland Library.

Aberdeen Ladies of Elks will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday in the lodge. For more information, call 532-6013.

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

Channel Point Village will celebrate May Day at 7 p.m., Wednesday with a performance by the Grays Harbor Banjo Band. Everyone is invited. RSVP to annaraej@villageconcepts.com or call 532-9000.

Olympians Hiking Club members will leave the US Bank parking lot at 7 p.m., Tuesday for a hike around town. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 538-0054.

Grays Harbor Parkinson’s Support Group will meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday in the downstairs meeting room at Hoquiam Timberland Library. For more information, call Betsy Seidel at 533-5968 or betsycamel@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.

VFW 1135 Henry L. Robb Post will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday upstairs.

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 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.

Push Rods of Hoquiam will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Hoquiam Elks Lodge. Everyone is invited.

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

ChIPS (Chronic Illness and Pain Support) group will meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday in the downstairs meeting room at Montesano’s W.H. Abel Memorial Timberland Library. For more information, call 249-2332, 537-1272 or 249-4193.

Chehalis Valley Historical Society will meet at 4 p.m., Wednesday in the museum at 703 Pioneer Ave. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 249-4950. To volunteer at the museum, call 249-4950 or 532-7510.

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

Elma

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

Oakville Timberland Library will present “Watercolor & Acrylic Painting” at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday for adults.

Ocean Shores

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 Crossing Food Bank will distribute emergency food from 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at its temporary location, 3 Copalis Beach Road across from the Texaco station.

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.

South Beach

31st Annual Oyster Feed at the Ocosta Recreation Hall is from 3-7 p.m., Saturday. All you can eat steamed, stewed and fried oysters, hot dogs, clam chowder, pasta salads, garlic bread and juice. $15 for ages 13 and older/$7 for ages 6-12.

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

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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