- 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 war 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.
- Alzheimer’s Association
Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also on a unique journey of providing care to a person with memory loss. Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of each month, from 1:00 – 2:30 pm, at First Presbyterian Church of Aberdeen, 420 N. Broadway St., Aberdeen, WA 98520. For info call Helen Morning Star at 360.533.2277 soon to be April Scott 206-529-3875
- 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.