Grief Support Group
The Grief Support Group is held at 3:00 p.m. every Wednesday at the Raymond Timberland Library. This meeting is sponsored by Harbors Home Health & Hospice.
The Great Washington ShakeOut
The sirens go off on Thursday, October 17 at 10:17 a.m. for the Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill.
Thursday, October 17 from 10:00 a.m. to noon is Mudpuppies Pottery at South Beach Associated Arts, 800 N. Montesano in Westport for those wanting socialization, fun, and creativity.
The South Bend Timberland Library is hosting Sensory Friendly Movie Night on Friday, October 18 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The library will turn the lights up and turn the sound down. Get up, dance, walk, shout, or sing along. This family event is open to all ages. Call the library 360-875-5532 to see what's playing. Snacks provided. Sponsored by Basics NW.
Tall Ship in Homeport
The Tall Ship Lady Washington will be in her home port, 500 N. Custer St. in Aberdeen on October 18 -27. Look for upcoming tours and sailing trips while she is home. Visit historicalseaport.org or call 1-800-200-5239 for more information.
Frightmare in Elma
Elma is offering a scary good time at the Elma Chamber of Commerce, 222 W. Main St. You have nothing to lose but your mind at Frightmare in Elma on October, 18, 19, 25, 26, & 31. Choose between the less scary experience with the lights on (from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.), or prepare to be scared during the full scare experience later in the evening (7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.) $6 Light On, $8 Full Scare, and $1 off admission with a canned food donation.
HAVA is open from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 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 Raymond.
Sip n Stroll
Sip and Stroll is Saturday, October 19 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Northwest Carriage Museum in Raymond. The museum is hosting their annual fundraiser. Come enjoy an evening of conversation, cheers, and charcuteries! Tickets are $35 and the event is limited to 50 people. Come by the museum or call 360-942-4150 to purchase.
The Grays Harbor Historical Seaport is kicking off this year's Haunted Seaport on Saturday, October 19 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Seaport Landing, 500 N. Custer St. in Aberdeen. $10 per adult ticket for family dance. Look forward to the music of the Olson Band, food vendors, a beer and wine garden and ghost ship tours. See www.historicalseaport.org/events for more information.
Brunch at the Eagles
Come and enjoy brunch at the Raymond Eagles, 215 N. 3rd Street, on Sunday, October 20 from 10:00 a.m. to noon. All you can eat for $10.
The Dept. of Ecology will be holding two workshops and hearings on a draft permit for the use of the herbicide imazamox to remove Zostera japonica, a noxious weed, from Willapa Bay commercial clam beds. The workshops will be held Oct. 21 starting at 1:00 p.m. This will be an online webinar. The next workshop will be held Oct. 22 starting at 1:00 p.m. in the Willapa Harbor Community Center, 916 W. First St. in South Bend. Ecology is also accepting written comments now through Nov. 4, 2019. Comments should reference specific permit text when possible. You may make your comments online via the eComment form or by mail to Jon Jennings, WA State Dept. of Ecology, P.O. Box 47696, Olympia, WA 98504-7696.
Willapa River Beekeeping Club offers beekeeping classes on the third Sunday of each month at 3:00 p.m. at the Menlo Fire Hall. Register by calling Paul or Gail at 360-942-5515. Classes for 2019 are on October 20 and November 17.
Seafood Sundays will be held every Sunday in October from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Port of Ilwaco. Discover the sights, sounds, smells and tastes that a real life fishing port has to offer - SeaFOOD and SeeART.
Narcotics Anonymous meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at 2200 N. Nyhus in Westport.
Dune Our Thing
Tuesday, October 22, Dune Our Thing is meeting for crafting at 6:00 p.m. at Ocean Spray Motel in Grayland. Bring your craft to work on. For more information call 360-590-4366.
Explore your creative side and learn the technique of pour painting at the South Bend Timberland Library on Wednesday, October 23 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Call the library at 360-875-5532 to sign up. All supplies provided.
Notice of Meeting Date Change
The Pacific County Civil Service Commission will hold their regular meeting on Wednesday, October 23 and begins at 10:30 a.m. at the PACCOM Meeting Room, 300 Memorial Drive in South Bend. The original meeting date was October 15.
Join the Raymond Timberland Library for their annual pumpkin carving on Friday, October 25 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Friends of the Raymond Library provide all materials.
This special event is at the Raymond Theatre on Saturday, October 26 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Promised Land is an award winning social justice documentary that follows two tribes in the Pacific Northwest: the Duwamish and the Chinook as they fight for the restoration of treaty rights they've long been denied. This program is part of Timberland Reads Together featuring "There, There" by Tommy Orange and Native Voices focused on Indigenous Peoples history and culture.