Due to shut downs please contact the facilitators before going to their event to be sure it is still happening.
- the Museum of the North Beach
With Governor Inslee’s announcement that Grays Harbor County will move back to phase 2 effective Feb. 1st, the Museum of the North Beach will reopen on its regular winter schedule; Saturdays & Sundays only, 11am to 4pm.
To protect staff and visitors, masks are required, maintain social distancing and no more than five guests inside the Museum at one time. Cleaning is done on a regular basis and will have hand sanitizer available as well as masks.
- OCEAN SHORES PUBLIC LIBRARY Limited Reopening
The Ocean Shores Public Library is reopening for curbside Holds/Reserves drive-through pickup service only.
Starting Thursday June 4 12:00 – 3:00 the library will deliver materials in bags to your vehicle.
This service will continue until further notice on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 12:00-3:00.
Materials can be reserved:
2.call the library during the above days and hours (360.289.3919).
An email will be sent when your items are ready for pickup.
Sorry no in-person requests.
Due to limited staff please request up to 5 items at a time.
Materials will be due in 21 days except for new adult fiction which will be 14 days.
DVD’s – 5 requests at a time due back in 7 days.
All returns are to be placed in the book drops.
Library Card application is online at www.oslibrary.info
Library Card renewals please call during the open hours.
Library building is closed – no lobby entrance, no restrooms, no computer use.
No donations will be accepted.
All returned items will be quarantined for at least 72 hours.
- Rolling Thunder, Chapter 1
Rolling Thunder, Chapter 1, WA monthly meetings are held on the third Sunday of every month at the Montesano VFW, 315 S. Main Street. Meeting starts at 12:30pm. All Chapter activities are in support of those currently serving or who have served our country in the Armed Forces. More info www.rollingthunderwa1.org
- The Aberdeen Sons & Daughters of Italy
If you are interested in the wonderful Italian Culture The Aberdeen Sons & Daughter of Italy may be just for you. We are a fun loving Organization and you don’t even need to be Italian to join. For more info call (360) 533-4529.
- Volunteers Needed
Would you like to give back to your community and become part of a family of volunteers? Catholic Community Services’ Feed the Hungry program prepares and serves a hot, nutritious lunch for an average of 80 people each day, 6 days a week in Aberdeen. All types of volunteer positions are available. Training and a Food Handler’s card are provided. No experience is necessary. Whether you can give a few hours each week or each month, we need your helping hands. To join us, contact Cher Keller, CCS Feed the Hungry program coordinator at 360-637-8563
- Parent Connection Group
Looking for a group that shares something in common with you? A group where you can ~Ask Questions ~Find Answers ~Share Ideas ~Make New Friends ~Learn New Things….Parent Connection Group Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at The Arc Office, 523 W. 1st in Aberdeen from 5:30 to 7pm. Join Them! For more info call 360-537-7000 or email ChristieC@arcgh.org
- Flag drop box
There is a drop box for old American flags that need to be retired. The drop box is located in Raymond at 221 Duryea St. For more info call 360-942-7230
- Event/Dorothy Anderson Cabin @ Seabrook
The historic 91 year old Dorothy Anderson Cabin in Seabrook is open to the public every other Saturday. A museum member from Museum of the North Beach in Moclips and volunteer Patsy Ohlen, will be on hand to greet visitors from 11am to 3pm. The cabin has been fully restored and inside are Dorothy’s personal items and several period artifacts from many donors, giving visitors the chance to step back in time. For more info call the Museum at
360-276-4441 or email Kelly@moclips.org.
Gone are the days when physical limitations mean limited life experiences. Safe and reliable public transportation to access basic services that allow you to live independently, maintain your health, reduce isolation, and remain active in your community, are just a call or click away. If you or someone you know could benefit from better transportation access, dial 211 or visit www.tripresourcecenter.org today.
- Heart & Hands
Heart & Hands Pregnancy Care Center has been on The Harbor for 30 years, helping women deal with pregnancy; offering positive, healthy options for women in difficult situations. They lend out Baby cloths and help with diapers for struggling mothers. They are accepting gently used cloths, especially warm jackets and could always use more diapers. For help 24/7, call 532-1104. We are located at 2638 Simpson Ave. across from Subway in Hoquiam. Heart & Hands is a private, Christian, 501c3, non-profit corporation.
- PAWS Garage Sale
North Beach PAWS has the largest continuous garage sale in Grays Harbor and it’s every Sat. from 10am-4pm. Donations arrive every week! And you can visit their wonderful cats and dogs at the same time! North beach PAWS is a no-kill animal shelter and they are located at Hogan’s corner, 2222 St Route 109
- Friends of the Aberdeen Museum
We are always looking for people who have a passion for Aberdeen’s history. Join us today! Friends of the Aberdeen Museum, Market & K St, P.O. Box 722, Aberdeen 98520. Info call 360-533-1976, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website at www.aberdeenmuseumfriens.org
- Free Event
The Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA), a non-profit group, is offering Free Rapier fencing practice every Thursday starting April 13th at 5pm at the Hoquiam Library, field behind parking lot or covered parking garage in bad weather. There will be a safety officer on site, instruction and loaner gear available, public welcome.
- Grief Group
Grief Share, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held on Thursdays at 1:30 pm and 7 pm, which is hosted by the Montesano Church of God. Grief Share features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. There are 13 sessions in total and the Seminar sessions include “Is This Normal?”, “The Challenges of Grief”, “Grief and Your Relationships”, “Why?”, and “Guilt and Anger.” They are also doing a special for the Holidays called “Surviving the Holidays”. Those meetings will be held just before the Holiday and will be a one day 3 hour special. Meetings will be held at 317 East Spruce Ave. in Montesano. For more info call Montesano Church of God at 360-249-3242.
- Library Book Sale & Monthly Meeting
Used books, CD’s, videos and puzzles are for sale at the Hoquiam Timberland every Tues, Thurs and Sat from 10:30am to 1:30pm, 420 7th Street in Hoquiam. All proceeds benefit the Children’s Library. The Friends of the Library will also have their monthly meeting here on Thur of every month from Noon to 1pm to discuss activities. For more info call 360-532-1710.
Tops Club Inc. has helped millions since 1948. It’s an affordable, effective weight-loss support system for Real People, Real Weight Loss and you can Try it FREE. To find a meeting here locally call Carlene Wellington at (253) 845-8693.To find a local chapter, visit www.tops.org or call (800) 932-8677
- Therapy Dogs of Grays Harbor
Therapy Dogs of Grays Harbor is a group of local volunteers working in partnership with their dogs to improve the quality of life for people in schools, libraries, hospitals and nursing homes. Therapy Dog meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm in the downstairs meeting room of the Montesano Library. Also at 5:30pm on Thursdays to walk around friends landing. For more info contact Val Jester at 249-4211 or at email@example.com
- American Red Cross
Every two seconds, someone in America needs blood. You can help by donating blood through your local American Red Cross. Make an appointment to donate blood by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS, today. Be a hero to someone in need and help change a life, starting with your own.
- Grays Harbor Civil Defense
“Grays Harbor Civil Defense: is about family, community, security and action” in the face of potential events to community welfare. We are Grays Harbor County residents looking to work together as needed to prepare our families, friends and communities for potential emergencies. We and other professionals will help educate, unite and work as a Grays Harbor Civil Defense Team. A verity of classes will also be offered. To find out when the time and location of Grays Harbor Civil Defense meetings are call 360-964-2042
Or find them on Facebook.
MOPS (Mothers Of Preschoolers) has changed their name to MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) to reach more moms and kids by offering a time of connecting and encouragement. MOMS will meet 9-11am on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month during the school year. MOMS and kids meet at Raymond First Baptist Church at 913 Duryea Street. To find out all the details call Amelia @ 360-942-8090 or on FB @ MOM-Raymond.
- Child Find
Free Early Childhood Developmental screening for children ages 3-5yrs who live in Aberdeen. Screenings available at Hopkins Early Learning Center 1313 Pacific Avenue in Aberdeen, contact Gina Salick 360-538-2190. They collaborate with South Sound Parent to Parent located at 1017 S. Boone St. #309 Aberdeen, WA 98520 To contact the GH office call 360-637-8586 or to contact Parent to Parent directly call 360-352-1126.
- South Sound Parents to Parent Birth to 3 Program
South Sound Parent to Parent is a network of families who have experienced the unique joys and challenges of parenting children with special needs. They also provide resources and support to service providers in our community. If you are caring for a person with special needs and would like to be connected with others in the community, they can help. If you would like to help them you can volunteer, Donate toys and equipment, become a board member or make a tax deductable donation. They are located at The Shops at riverside 1017 S. Boone St. space 309. For more info please call the GH Office at 360-637-8586 or Contact South Sound Parent to Parent directly at 360-352-1126. You can also visit their site at www.ssp2p.org