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Thursday, March 29
Master Gardener Training – 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., OSU Extension Office, Tillamook. Register at bit.ly/TillamookMG2018. Contact Joy Jones, 503-842-3433 or [email protected].
Take off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meeting, every Thursday, 10 to 11 a.m., IOOF Hall, 9330 4th St., Bay City. Contact Pat Neman, (503) 801-2229.
Spring Whale Watch Week – all day – along overlooks off Highway 101. Whale Watch volunteers are stationed at the Neahkahnie Mountain overlooks along Highway 101 to assist with viewing.
4-H Horse Clinic, 10 a.m., Tillamook County Fairgrounds Youth Pavilion. Contact OSU Extension Office, (503)-842-3433.
Tillaskate Open Skate – TBD at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds at 4603 Third Street in Tillamook.
Spring Break Fun at Museum – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Garibaldi Maritime Museum 112 Garibaldi Ave. in Garibaldi. FREE Sailor Hat Decorating Hidden Object Game with Prizes Light Refreshments on Weekends Shop for Unique Gifts and Books.
Association of Northwest Steelheaders North Coast Chapter – 7 p.m. Fourth Thursdays. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife meeting room, 4909 Third St., Tillamook. Call Bill Hedlund at 503-815-2737.
Alzheimer’s Support Group – 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nehalem Bay House 35385 Tohl Rd. in North Tillamook County. It will be the fourth Thursday of each month. Complimentary lunch included. For more information call (503) 368-6445
Circle of Caring meeting – 10 a.m.-2 p.m. First and fourth Thursdays at St. Mary’s in Rockaway Beach. Join them to knit and sew. Contact 503-355-2661 (parish office).

Friday, March 30
Tillamook Library movies – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tillamook County Library at 1716 Third Street in Tillamook. Free. A biopic about former University of Oregon runner Steve Prefontaine.
Spring Whale Watch Week – all day – along overlooks off Highway 101. Whale Watch volunteers are stationed at the Neahkahnie Mountain overlooks along Highway 101 to assist with viewing.
Open Gallery Hours – 3 p.m. at Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita.
Bay City Boosters Potluck – 11:30 a.m. the last Friday of each month at Bay City Hall.
Weavers – 10 a.m. to until closing time. Every Friday at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact [email protected] or call Gail or Kim at 503-842-8622..
Ocean Breeze RugKrafters – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m On the 2nd and 4th Fridays at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact la[email protected] or call Gail or Kim at 503-842-8622..

Saturday, March 31
Ukulele at the library – 12:30 p.m. beginners, 2 p.m. jam at the Tillamook County Library’s main branch on Third Street in Tillamook.
Easter Egg Hunt and Bonnet Contest – 10:30 a.m. at Rex Champ Field in Manzanita.
Hampton’s Easter Egg Hunt – TBD at the east end of the Tillamook County Fairgrounds at 4603 Third Street in Tillamook.
Easter Egg Hunt, noon, Phyllis Baker Park, Rockaway Beach. Contact Rockaway Beach Parks & Recreation Department, (503) 355-2291.
Spring Break Fun at Museum – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Garibaldi Maritime Museum 112 Garibaldi Ave. in Garibaldi.
Spring Whale Watch Week – all day – along overlooks off Highway 101. Whale Watch volunteers are stationed at the Neahkahnie Mountain overlooks along Highway 101 to assist with viewing.
2018 North Coast Squid Launch Party – 7 p.m. at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita. Free.
Story Hour – 11 a.m. at the North Tillamook Library (Saturdays)
Open Gallery Hours – 3 p.m. at Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita.
Surf ‘n Turf dinner and Silent Auction – 6 p.m. at Kiawanda Community Center in Pacific City. The Nestucca Valley Athletic Supporters are sponsoring the event. The proceeds will be used to help the NVAS. Presale tickets are $30 and are sold at Oregon Coast Bank, The Rusty Cow and the community center. Tickets at the door will be $35. On the menu will be tri-tip and locally caught Dungeness Crab.

Sunday, April 1
Word & Image Show submissions – Submissions for Hoffman Center For The Arts annual Word & Image Show will be accepted beginning April 1. For submission guidelines, visit www.hoffmanarts.org/writing/word-image
Race-Walk Group – 9 a.m. at the end of Laneda & Beach Street (Sundays).
Labyrinth Walk – 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. at St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church 36335 Hwy 101 in North Nehalem. The walk will be held the first Sunday of each month. Free for all who come, more information at www.saintcatherineoregoncoast.org.

Monday, April 2
Seed to Supper gardening course – 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at North Coast Recreation District 36155 Ninth Street in Nehalem. (Through Monday April 16) Learn from Food Roots to grow food on a budget.
Tillamook City Council – 7 p.m., first and third Mondays, City Hall. Open to the public.

Tuesday, April 3
Community Garden Work Day – 9 a.m. at Alder Creek Farm (Tuesdays).
Writing Lounge – 10:30 a.m. at the Hoffman Center for the Arts (Tuesdays).
Mah Jong – 3 p.m. at Hoffman Center for the Arts (Tuesdays).
Yoga with Lucy – 5 p.m. at the Center for Contemplative Arts (Tuesdays).
Open Clay Studio – 10 a.m. at the Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita. (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays)
FAMILY HOOPS NIGHT – 6:30-8 p.m. Tues., Garibaldi Grade School gym. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 503-355-2291.
South County Food Pantry – 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Nestucca Valley Presbyterian Church 35305 Brooten Road in Pacific City.

Wednesday, April 4
National Beach Cleanup Tour “Do It For The Beaches” – 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm at Nehalem Beach in Manzanita. Volunteers are collecting microplastic fragments. The Ocean Blue Project focuses on cleaning the ocean and creating awareness to reduce the use of plastic. For information contact Richard Arterbury at [email protected] or by calling 541-286-7015.
Karaoke Night – 8 p.m. at the Manzanita Lighthouse Pub and Grub on Highway 101.
International Order of Rainbow for Girls – 7 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, Tillamook Masonic Hall. 503-842-6758.
White Clover Grange Potluck – White Clover Grange potluck and monthly meeting. Potluck at 6:30 followed by monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m.
Women’s Cancer Support Group –10:30 a.m.-noon first Wednesdays at the Tillamook Medical Plaza in the conference room. Women who have or have had cancer share their experience, strength and hope. No charge.
Tillamook County Mental Health, Chemical Dependency and Developmental Disability Advisory Council – 5:15 p.m. at the Tillamook Regional Medical Center 1000 West Third Street. The Tillamook County Mental Health meeting is held on the first Wednesdays of each month.
Needle Work group – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Every Wednesday at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. For more information contact [email protected], or call 503-842-8622.

Thursday, April 5
Master Gardener Training – 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., OSU Extension Office, Tillamook. Register at bit.ly/TillamookMG2018. Contact Joy Jones, 503-842-3433 or [email protected].
Small Business Development Center visit – appointments available. Arlene Soto comes to North County every other Thursday to answer any small business questions. To schedule an appointment with her, please email [email protected]
Trivia Night – 7 p.m. at MacGregor’s Whiskey Bar.
Wellspring Adult Respite Care – 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., first and third Thursdays, Covenant Community Church, Manzanita. 503-815-2272.
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 [email protected], or call Gail or Kim at 503-842-8622.
Tillamook Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi – 1:30 p.m. first Thursday. International Women’s Organization. Call Frances Emery at 503-801-3140.

Friday, April 6
Live Music: Brazilian String Trio – 7 p.m. at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita.
Open Gallery Hours – 3 p.m. at Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita.

Saturday, April 7
Single Malt Q-tet – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the NCRD Theater, 36155 9th Street in Nehalem. Single Malt Trio will perform as a quartet with the addition of Jimmie Herrod, a Portland, Oregon based singer with ties to the Seattle theater and music scenes. Jimmie is currently touring with these musicians as part of internationally acclaimed Pink Martini. In addition to performing, Jimmie serves as adjunct faculty for Portland State University’s Vocal Jazz program. Tickets: General Admission Presale – $23 plus ticket fee. Reserved Seating – $28 plus ticket fee. At the Door – $28 plus ticket fee. Purchase online at www.tickettomato.com, at the door and at NCRD Welcome Center (open Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5:30 pm).
Live Music: Big North Duo – 1 p.m. at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita.
Story Hour – 11 a.m. at the North Tillamook Library (Saturdays)
Open Gallery Hours – 3 p.m. at Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita.
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.

Sunday, April 8
Race-Walk Group – 9 a.m. at the end of Laneda & Beach Street (Sundays).

Monday, April 9
Seed to Supper gardening course – 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at North Coast Recreation District 36155 Ninth Street in Nehalem. (Through Monday April 16) Learn from Food Roots to grow food on a budget.
Cloverdale Water District – 7 p.m., second Monday, Cloverdale Sanitary District Building, 34540 U.S. Hwy. 101. Call 503-392-3515.
Nehalem City Council – 7:30 p.m., second Monday, City Hall. Open to the public.
Tillamook School District – 5:30 p.m., second Monday. Open to the public. Call for meeting location, 503-842-4414.
Neah-Kah-Nie School District – 6:30 p.m., second Monday. Open to the public.

Tuesday, April 10
South Tillamook County Library Club – 4 p.m. at the South County Library at 6200 Camp St. in Pacific City. The Library Club’s board meeting is open to the public.
Community Garden Work Day – 9 a.m. at Alder Creek Farm (Tuesdays).
Writing Lounge – 10:30 a.m. at the Hoffman Center for the Arts (Tuesdays).
Mah Jong – 3 p.m. at Hoffman Center for the Arts (Tuesdays).
Yoga with Lucy – 5 p.m. at the Center for Contemplative Arts (Tuesdays).
Open Clay Studio – 10 a.m. at the Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita. (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays)
Family Hoops Night – 6:30-8 p.m. Tues., Garibaldi Grade School gym. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 503-355-2291.
Tillamook County citizens for human dignity – 6 p.m., second Tuesday, Tillamook County Library. Open to the public.
Bay City Council – 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 [email protected] 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 [email protected].

Wednesday, April 11
Karaoke Night – 8 p.m. at the Manzanita Lighthouse Pub and Grub on Highway 101.
Senior Finance 101 Workshop – 10 a.m. to noon at 5010 East Third Street. Sponsored by NorthWest Senior and Disability Services, the workshop is designed for seniors and adults with disabilities. Registration open by calling 503-815-2062 or by emailing [email protected]
Port of Garibaldi – 7 p.m. at City Hall in Garibaldi on the second Wednesday of every month.
Rockaway Beach City Council – 6 p.m., second Wednesdays, City Hall. Open to the public.
Nestucca Rural Fire Protection District Board Meeting – 7 p.m., second Wednesday of the month, Station 87 Hebo. Contact Chief Kris Weiland [email protected] 503-392-3313.
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 [email protected], call Linda Machuta at 503.801.0305. For more information contact [email protected], or call 503-842-8622.

Thursday, April 12
Bistro Re-Defined – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Garibaldi Portside Bistro 606 Biak Avenue. There is a set menu with one seating for $30. The event is sponsored by the Rockaway Beach Foodies. One night only. For ticket information, call 971-265-1567.
Public Hearing – 7 p.m. at Kiawanda Community Center in Pacific City. The Tillamook County Planning Commission will meet to discuss the proposed amendments to the Pacific City/Woods Comprehensive Plan and make recommendations to the Tillamook County Board of Commissioners.
Open Clay Studio – 10 a.m. at the Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita. (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays)
Veterans for Peace – Social at 6:30 pm 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 [email protected], or call Gail or Kim at 503-842-8622.

Weekly Events

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 [email protected] 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 4 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 [email protected] for more information.
GRANDPARENTS PARENTING AGAIN – Call Steve or Jackie for meetings. 503-355-2440.