What’s Happening 7/15


Aberdeen

Olympians Hiking Club members will meet at the DSHS parking lot at 7 p.m., Tuesday for a hike around town. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 537-0456.

Grays Harbor Health and Human Services Advisory Board will meet at 9 a.m., Tuesday in the Pearsall Building, 2109 Sumner Ave.

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 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 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.

Eagles Auxiliary No. 24 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the hall.

Aberdeen VFW Post 224 will meet in the Great hall at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday.

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. Tuesdayin Conference Room A of Grays Harbor Community Hospital.

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

Citizens for a Clean Harbor will host a public meeting concerning the proposed coal terminal at 7 p.m., Wednesday in the Hoquiam High School Theater. For more information, contact info@cleanharbor.org

Hoquiam Timberland Library will present “Stories from Junk Puppet Land” from 2-2:45 p.m., Wednesday for all ages.

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 days with all proceeds benefiting the Community Foodbank.

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.

We the People, an open political discussion group, will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday in the Hoquiam Timberland Library.

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.

Cosmopolis

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

Montesano

Montesano Timberland Library will present “Stories from Junk Puppet Land” from 11 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, for all ages.

Montesano’s CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday at the Montesano Church of God, 318 E. Spruce. Everyone is invited to learn how to respond during an emergency such as flooding, earthquakes, extreme high winds, etc.

VFW Post No. 2455 & Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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 “Land that Rock Forgot” from 12:30-1:30 p.m., Tuesday for all ages at the fairgrounds. On Wednesday, “Free Movie Wednesday” will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon for all ages.

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.

Grays Harbor Public Development Authority will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the 150 Technology Way, Suite 100. For more information, call 482-1600 or 537-4397.

East County

McCleary Timberland Library will present “Family Story Time” at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday for children.

Oakville Timberland Library will present “Land that Rock Forgot” from 10:30-11:30 a.m., Wednesday for all ages.

Ocean Shores

Ocean Shores Library will present “Cooking with Lavender” at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday for adults. “Anime Club” will be offered from 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday for teens.

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.

Wyldlife for all North Beach students in grade 6-8 will meet at 7 p.m., 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 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 Shilo Inn, 707 Ocean Shores Blvd. 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.

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.

Westport

Westport Timberland Library will present “Build Your Dream Cookie” from 11 a.m. to noon, Wednesday for children.

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

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.

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. Not on holidays.

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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