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Community News Briefs


Also check out the community calendar online at Northcoastcitizen.com.

Thursday, Jan. 3
Wellspring Adult Respite Care – 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., first and third Thursdays, Covenant Community Church, Manzanita. 503-815-2272.
Tillamook Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi – 1:30 p.m. first Thursday. International Women’s Organization. Call Frances Emery at 503-801-3140.
North County Grief Support Group – 3-4:30 p.m., first and third Thursdays, Calvary Bible Church, Manzanita. Call 503-368-6544, ext. 2313.
Circle of Caring meeting – First and fourth Thursdays at St. Mary’s in Rockaway Beach, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Join them to knit and sew. Contact 503 355 2661 (parish office).
Pool tournament – 5:30 p.m. Every Thursday at the Manzanita Lighthouse on Highway 101 in Nehalem. For information, call 503-368-4990.
Cordelia’s Knitters groups – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (afternoons); 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (evenings). Every Thursday at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net, or call Gail or Kim at 503-842-8622.

Friday, Jan. 4
Live Music: Ransom Rhodes – 9 p.m. at Manzanita Lighthouse. This is a free event. Call 503-368-4990 for more information.
Weavers – 10 a.m. to until closing time. Every Friday at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net, or call 503-842-8622.

Saturday, Jan. 5
Community Dinner – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fairview Grange. Open mic and community soup and salad dinner, by donation. Community musicians and writers share their creativity in a family friendly, supportive atmosphere in 1916 Grange Hall with excellent acoustics and modern sound system. Dinner by donation, with proceeds supporting the continuing renovation and refurbishment of the Grange.
Magical Strings – 7:30 p.m. at the NCRD Performing Arts Center. For family entertainment during the holidays plan on a “Celtic Yuletide” concert. Performing will be three generations of one family with “Magical Strings” from the Puget Sound area. The Washington Post describes their music as “warm, graceful, and sonically gorgeous.” Tickets are available for $18 at tickettomato.com.
Live Music: Ramble On – 9 p.m. at the San Dune Pub in Manzanita. Ramble On is Portland’s most popular Led Zeppelin tribute. Don’t miss their farewell show. Call 503-368-5080 for more information.
Tillamook Bay Boating Club – 4 p.m., first Saturday, Bay City Hall. Call Paul Schachner, 503-322-0313.
Saturday Music Program – 2-4 p.m. The first Saturday of the month at Tillamook County Library in the main library community rooms. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Monday, Jan. 7
Tillamook City Council Meeting – 7 p.m., first and third Mondays, City Hall. Open to the public.

Tuesday, Jan. 8
Tillamook County Citizens for Human Dignity – 6 p.m., second Tuesday, Tillamook County Library. Open to the public.
Bay City City Council Meeting – 6 p.m., second Tuesday, in the Council Chambers at 5525 B Street, Bay City City Hall. Open to the public. A workshop will be held at 5:30 p.m. the day before the meeting. The public is invited to attend workshops and meetings.
Tillamook Masonic Lodge AF & AM meetings – 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays at 1904 Second Street. Officers meet at 6 p.m. on the second Tuesdays.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) – 8:45-9 a.m. check-in; 9-11 a.m. meeting, second and fourth Tuesday. First Christian Church, Tillamook. Registration and dues required. Call Tanya, 503-815-8224.
Disability services help – 1-4 p.m., second and fourth Tuesdays, Sheridan Square community room, 895 Third St., Tillamook. Sponsored by NorthWest Senior and Disability Services. Call Julie Woodward, 503-842-2770 or 800-584-9712.
Wellspring Adult Respite Care – 10 a.m-4 p.m., second and fourth Tuesdays, Tillamook United Methodist Church. 503-815-2272.
American Legion Auxiliary Post 47 – 7 p.m., second Tuesday, Senior Center, 316 Stillwell Ave., Tillamook.
Diabetes and All That Jazz support group – 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m., second Tuesday of every month. Conference Room A, Tillamook Regional Medical Center – third floor. 503-815-2443.

Tillamook Beekeeper Meeting – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., second Tuesdays of every month at the Tillamook County Library 1716 Third Street in Tillamook. For experienced, new, and want to be beekeepers. Call 503-322-3819 or 503-368-7160 for more information.
Tillamook County Historical Society – 11 a.m. meets every second Tuesday in a Tillamook Bay Community College meeting room (check for room listing in lobby). Member of the public welcome. Contact: Sally Rissel 503-781-4102.
BSA Scouting Tillamook District Meets – 5:30 p.m. every second Tues. with Roundtable 7 p.m., Order of the Arrow 7 p.m., 4200 12th St Tillamook. Scouting changes lives, come join us! Contact Julie Fletcher 503-842-2737.
Living Well with Chronic Conditions class – 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the North County Recreation District at 36115 Ninth Street in Nehalem.
Oregon Coast Fiberartisans – Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net or call Gail or Kim at 503-842-8622.
Northwest Old Iron Club – Meetings held the second Tuesday of every month at the Pleasant Valley RV Park south of Tillamook on Highway 101 South. For information, call 503-801-4900 or 503-812-2609.
Headstrong support group meeting – 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Herald Center at 2710 First Street in Tillamook on the second Tuesday of each month. It is located just east of the Adventist church parking lot. The meetings are to help support persons with a brain injury of any kind and families and friends are invited. For more information, call 503-815-2403 or contact beverly.stjohn@ah.org.

Wednesday, Jan. 9
Art of Aging Series: Elder Voices w/Liz Cole – 3 p.m. at Hoffman Center in Manzanita. Visit hoffmanarts.org for more information.
Volunteers training – 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. (second Wednesday) at the Helping Hands Re-entry Outreach Center in the old Naval Headquarters building at the Port of Tillamook Bay, south of Tillamook. Volunteers are being sought to drive the Helping Hands bus and to prepare evening meals for the residents of the Outreach Center. For more information or to register in advance, please call Paul at 310-986-9200.
Port of Garibaldi Meeting – 7 p.m. at City Hall in Garibaldi on the second Wednesday of every month.
Rockaway Beach City Council Meeting – 6 p.m., second Wednesdays, City Hall. Open to the public.
Family Caregiver Support Group – 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at Northwest Senior and Disability Services 5010 East Third Street in Tillamook. Contact Stacie Zuercher @ 503-815-2062.
Embroidery group – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Every Wednesday at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net, call Linda Machuta at 503.801.0305. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net, or call 503-842-8622.

Thursday, Jan. 10
Veterans for Peace – Social at 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. meeting, second Thursday, in the Riverbend Room of North County Recreation District at 36155 Ninth Street in Nehalem. For more Info, call Brian McMahon, 503-368-3201.
Parkinson’s Support Group – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., second Thursday, Tillamook Adventist Church, 2610 First St. Free. Call Mike or Joanne Love, 503-655-0604.
Tillamook County Art Association – 11 a.m.-noon, second Thursdays, 1000 Main St., Suite 7, Tillamook (next to the Fern Restaurant). Call Howard Schultz at 503-842-7415.
Boy Scouts – District meeting 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m. roundtable every second Thursday. Order of the Arrow, Tillamook. New members welcome. Call Julie Fletcher, 503-842-2737.
Cordelia’s Knitters groups – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (afternoons); 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (evenings). Every Thursday at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net, or call Gail or Kim at 503-842-8622.

Friday, Jan. 11
Weavers – 10 a.m. to until closing time. Every Friday at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net, or call 503-842-8622.
Ocean Breeze Rugcrafters – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m On the 2nd and 4th Fridays at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact latimerprograms@centurylink.net, or call 503-842-8622.

Saturday, Jan. 12
Live Music: Brad Creel – 7 p.m. at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita. Visit hoffmanarts.org for more information.
Tillamook County Woodturners meeting – Every second Saturday of the month at 8792 Doughty Rd., Bay City at 10 a.m. For more information, call 503-801-0352.

Sunday, Jan. 13
Pacific I.O.O.F. Pancake Breakfast – 8-11 a.m., second Sunday, Bay City I.O.O.F. Hall. $5 per adult, $2.50 per child under 12.

 

SUNDAY

Meditation – 5p.m. Center for the Contemplative Arts. 300 Division St. Manzanita.

MONDAY

AL-ANON – 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. North County Recreation District, Nehalem. 503-368-5093.

MEDITATION – 5 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. at the Center for the Contemplative Arts in Manzanita. Free. Contact Lola Sacks at 503-368-6227.

MEALS FOR SENIORS – 11:45 a.m. St. Mary’s by the Sea in Rockaway. Call Bob Dempster, 503-355-3244.

TUESDAY

VETERANS’ EMPLOYMENT HELP – 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. WorkSource Oregon, 2105 Fifth St., Tillamook. 800-643-5709, ext. 227.

ROCKAWAY LIBRARY – 3 p.m., Pre-school storytime. 503-355-2665.

WRITING LOUNGE – 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hoffman Center. $5 suggested donation. Call 503-368-3846.

MAH JONG LESSON – 3 p.m. at the North Tillamook County Library in Manzanita. For more information, call 503-368-6665.

WEDNESDAY

VOLUNTEER CEMETERY BEAUTIFICATION – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Historic American Legion Cemetery on Necarney Blvd in Nehalem. For more information, contact Val Magee at 808-264-1454.

T’ai Chi: Yang, long form from 10 – 11:30 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Center for the Contemplative Arts, 300 Division St., in Manzanta. All are welcome. Contact Cal Getty at 503-368-7651.

PICKLE BALL – 2:30 p.m. in Manzanita City Park on 3rd Street. New members or drop-ins welcome. Contact Corinne at cbbcalm@hotmail.com for more information.

MOVIE NIGHT – 6 p.m. at the Rising Star Cafe in Wheeler. Call 503-368-3990.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS – 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. North County Recreation District, Nehalem. 503-368-5093.

BRIDGE, PINOCHLE AND CRIBBAGE – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. North County Rec. District, Nehalem. 503-355-3381.

MEALS FOR SENIORS – 11:45 a.m. St. Mary’s by the Sea in Rockaway. Call Bob Dempster, 503-355-3244.

THURSDAY

CHRISTIAN MEN’S GROUP – 7:30 a.m. Grumpy’s Cafe, 202 Hwy 101, Rockaway Beach. 503-355-0567.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS – 7-8 p.m. St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church, Nehalem.

BRIDGE, PINOCHLE AND CRIBBAGE – 1-3 p.m. North County Rec. District, Nehalem. 503-355-3381.

GARIBALDI LIBRARY STORYTIME – 2:45 p.m. 503-322-2100.

FRIDAY

GARIBALDI JAM – 6-8 p.m. Featuring local musicians at the Garibaldi Community Hall.

MEALS FOR SENIORS – 11:45 a.m. St. Mary’s by the Sea in Rockaway. Call Bob Dempster, 503-355-3244.

SPIRIT DANCE – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the second and fourth Fridays. Pine Grove Community Center, Manzanita. Free-form dance celebration.

OPEN GALLERY – 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita. Check out the latest work by local artists. For more information, call 503-368-3846.

LIVE MUSIC – 9 p.m. at the San Dune Pub on in Manzanita. Cover charge. For more information, call 503-368-5080.

SATURDAY

MANZANITA PACE SETTERS WALK/JOG/RUN GROUP – 7:30 a.m. Parking lot behind Spa Manzanita.

PICKLE BALL – 2 p.m. in Manzanita City Park on 3rd Street. New members or drop-ins welcome. Contact Corinne at cbbcalm@hotmail.com for more information.

GRANDPARENTS PARENTING AGAIN – Call Steve or Jackie for meetings. 503-355-2440.