What’s happening

  • Tue May 14th, 2019 1:30am
  • Life


Mental Health Support Group, hosted by National Alliance for Mental Illness Washington Coast, meets at 1 p.m. every Friday at Shoppes at Riverside mall, next to the mall office.

PAWS, 800 W. 1st is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays. To view adoptable pets online, visit pawsgh.org

Grays Harbor Bridge Club members and newcomers are invited to play duplicate bridge at 1:15 Wednesday and 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Aberdeen United Methodist Church. For partnership arrangements, call JoAnn Boettcher at 360-532-2376.


Olympians Hiking Club work party at Elton Bennett Park is scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday at the park on Grand Avenue with plans to move gravel, cut brush, limb trees, etc. For more information, call 360-580-4976.

Rapier fencing practice, hosted by the Society for Creative Anachronism, will be held at 5:30 p.m. every Thursday in the field behind the Hoquiam Timberland Library parking lot (in the parking garage during bad weather). Loaner gear available. contact info Sheri Gliddon sheri98550@yahoo.com or caladphort on Facebook


Montesano Community Center, 314 S. Main, offers karaoke at 12:30 p.m. Mondays; chair exercises at 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; pinochle at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays and potluck pinochle at 6 p.m. every Saturday. For more information, call 360-964-4131.

Pinochle players will meet at 7 p.m. Thursdays at the Montesano Moose Lodge. Everyone is invited.


Used books are available at the Elma Timberland Library during regular library hours. Hosted by the Friends of the Elma Timberland Library, the cost is $2 for hardbacks and $1 for paperbacks.

Ocean Shores

Wednesday Men’s Christian Breakfast meets at 8 a.m. at the Shilo Inn. For more information, call 360-500-5242.

Community Voices of Ocean Shores will meet at 11 a.m. every Thursday at the North Beach Senior Center for anyone interesting in learning about city government, meeting neighbors, civic leaders and business owners. For more information, call Susan Conniry, 619-977-7132.

Ocean Shores Food Bank will distribute food from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday at 846 Anchor Ave

TOPS Inc., No. WA 1425, will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Ocean Shores Library. For more information, call 360-591-8450.

North Beach PAWS will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the second floor conference room at the Canterbury Inn. For more information, call 360-289-2924 or 360-289-0586.

South Beach

Grayland Guild of Seattle Children’s Hospital will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday at South Beach Presbyterian Church. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 360-268-7186.


Grief Support Group, sponsored by Harbors Home Health & Hospice, will be held at 3 p.m. every Wednesday at the Raymond Timberland Library.

HAVA (Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals) is open from 3-6 p.m. every Wednesday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday at 431 2nd St. for adoption of kittens and cats. Dogs are in foster care and are available by appointment. For more information, call 360-942-4716.

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:

Alano Club, 823 W. Heron, Aberdeen hosts numerous 12-step program meetings and has space for more programs. For more information, call 360-532-5971.

Adult Children of Alcoholics & Dysfunctional Families — 360-589-0898

Al-Anon — 360-532-3009

Alcoholics Anonymous — 360-532-2691/www.aa21.org

Celebrate Recovery — 360-581-5135

Gamblers Anonymous — 425-336-1996

Narcotics Anonymous — 360-589-8620/www.gha-na.org

Nar-Anon (Grays Harbor) for family and friends of addicts — email ghnaranon@gmail.com

Overeaters Anonymous — 805-260-6471

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