Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Dr. Seuss birthday party

The coos bay public library will be hosting Dr. Seuss birthday party March 2nd at 6pm there will be stories, cake, and a free book for each child who attends. For more information check the coos bay public library website

Free showing of "Selma"

Southwestern's Student Housing is partnering with Associated Student Government & Student Activities to celebrating black history month by offering a free showing of Selma on Thursday, February 26 at 8:00 pm in the Hales Center for Performing Arts

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Harmony United Methodist Church St. Patrick's Day Dinner

St Patrick's Potato Dinner with music by the South Coast Folk Society Musicians

When: Friday, March 13th
Time: potato bar open @ 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm; entertainment begins @ 6:15 pm
Menu: potato bar, green salad and dessert
Cost: $10 adults, $20 family rate
Where: Harmony United Methodist Church
123 Ocean Blvd
Coos Bay, OR

Proceeds go for mission outreach through United Methodist Women

For more information call Cheryl Drumheller 541-756-4285

Jam Canning Workshop


The Master Food Preservers of Coos County will hold a Jam Session on Saturday, March 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This workshop will teach the fundamentals of boiling water canning with the making of jam or jelly. Participants will get hands-on experience with preparing fruit, filling jars, loading the canner, and seeing the boiling water canning process.

Boiling water canning is used to can fruits, jams & jellies, and other high-acid foods. The how-tos and what-ifs of canning will be thoroughly covered, as will food safety and the proper care of canning equipment.

The workshop will be held at the OSU Extension Service, 631 Alder Street in Myrtle Point. Cost of the class is $10. Class size is limited so preregistration is recommended by calling 541-572-5263, ext. 25292.

Langlois Lions Spaghetti Feed

The Langlois Lions will be hosting their Famous Spaghetti Feed on Saturday , March 7th at the Lions Club on Floras Lake Loop. This benefit event is ear
                                                                              marked for our 2015 Pacific High School Scholarship fund and promises to be
a lot of fun and all for a good cause. Dinner starts at 5 pm with dessert
auction at 6 pm. The menu includes: spaghetti with gourmet meat sauce, green
salad, garlic bread and drinks ( coffee, tea and punch). Vegetarian option
available. Cost: by donation. For more information, call 541-348-2507.

Bay Area Softball League Registration

Bay area softball league is having sign ups for all girls ages 6 to 14 that want to play softball. Sign ups are Saturday Feb 21 at North Bend Middle School from 11-3 and Saturday February 28th at The Coos Bay Les Schwab from 11-3. Registration is $65. For more information email

City of Coos Bay seeking Library Voulnteers

The City of Coos Bay is seeking volunteers to fill openings on the Library Board.  Applications and information are available from the City Manager’s Office during the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, by calling 541-269-8912, or on the City’s website at   Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. Thursday, March 12th.  Applicants will be contacted for interviews, and appointments will be made by the City Council at the March 17th regular council meeting.