Happening, Aug. 17


National Alliance on Mental Illness Peer Support Group will meet at 12:30 p.m. every Friday in the CASA/NAMI classroom adjacent to the Shoppes at Riverside Community Room.

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.

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.


Heart &Hands Pregnancy Care Center is available to help women deal with their pregnancy. All services are free. The center is located at 2638 Simpson Ave. and is open noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. For more information, call 532-1104 or 800-712-4357.

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.

Adventist Community Services Food Bank will distribute food to community members every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 3101 Cherry St.

Grays Harbor Geology &Gem Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the Nichols Building at the corner of Sumner and Myrtle. Everyone is invited.


Montesano Community Center’s garage sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 314 Main St. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

TOPS Club, Inc. WA 1522 has private weigh-in from 6 to 6:30 every Thursday in the Forestry Meeting Room, 310 W. Spruce Ave., 2nd Floor. Meetings follow at 6:30. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 581-3863.

GriefShare, a gathering of individuals who have lost a loved one, will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, at the Montesano Church of God, 317 Spruce. For more information, call 249-3242.

Grays Harbor Conservation District Board will meet at 10 a.m. Friday in the USDA Ag. Service Center, 330 Pioneer Ave. W. Everyone is invited.


Elma Senior Center offers free pool from 3 to 6 p.m. every Tuesday. A pie auction will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday.

East County

Strawberry waffle dinner, hosted by McCleary United Methodist Church, will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at 3rd and Oak. $7.


HAVA (Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals) is open from 3-6 p.m. every Wednesday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the third Saturday of the month at 431 2nd St for adoption of kittens and cats. Dogs are in foster care and are available by appointment. For more information, call 942-4716.

Willapa Harbor Ministerial Food Bank will distribute food to those in need from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in the building at Larch Street and Park Avenue in Raymond.

South Bend

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Evergreen Room at Willapa Harbor Hospital. For more information, call 360-533-2277.