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Thursday, August 14

Films

• McCleary Timberland Library presents America’s Music series: “Rock.” 6-7:30 p.m. America’s Music is a free film and discussion series highlighting popular music genres from the 20th centrury. The second of four sessions covers Rock music and features the film “The History of Rock and Roll: Episode 6 Plugging In.” McCleary Timberland Library 121 S. 4th St., McCleary.

Meetings and hearings

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) No. 1522 meeting on Thursdays. Weigh-in at 6 p.m. and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Upstairs in the Forestry Building, 310 W. Spruce Ave., Montesano. Diane (360) 249-2258.

Talks and presentations

• Grays Harbor Christian Womens Connection will present a luncheon and program designed for women of all ages entitled “Stay Well.” 11:30 a.m. The program includes a feature by Ruth Ann Kolodzie called “Meds for Seniors,” music by Roberta Cleland and Christine Hill and speaker Mary Barlow with her talk “Pass Me The Oxygen, Please.” The cost is $14 for the event. Rotary Log Pavilion, 200 E. Market St., Aberdeen.

Friday, August 15

Performances

• Tony Bridges Band at Quinault Beach Resort & Casino. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Ocean Lounge on Friday and Saturday. Concert is free to the public. Quinault Beach Resort & Casino, 78 State Route 115, Ocean Shores.

Saturday, August 16

Events

• Book launch and signing party for “Three Up — Three Down: Pearls of Wisdom by Merrianna McCully.” 2-5 p.m. The book follows McCully, now a resident of Ocean Shores, through a 30-year journey within professional baseball providing unique statistical analysis for broadcasters and even the manager of the Minnesota Twins. Galway Bay, 880 Point Brown Ave., Ocean Shores.

• The Coastal Cruisers and Brothers of the Third Wheel will host a trike show. Noon to 2 p.m. All ages are invited to come see the trike motorcycles. The Washington State Brothers of the Third Wheel trike-in will be held at Friends Landing from Aug. 14 through Aug. 17. Montesano Thriftway parking lot, 211 Pioneer Ave. E., Montesano.

• Corvettes of Grays Harbor will host “Vettes at the Marina.” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The fifth annual show is expected to draw around 70 corvettes for a day of fun. The cost of entry for the show is $20, but it is free for the public to attend. For more information call (360) 589-1716 or visit www.corvettesofgraysharbor.com. Westport Marina, Westport.

Films

• Hot August Frights Thriller Movie Marathon. Noon to Midnight. Noon: Nosferatu, 1922; 1:30 p.m.: Jesse James Meets Frankenstein’s Daughter, 1966; 3 p.m.: Attack of the 50 Foot Woman, 1958; 4:30 p.m.: The Brain That Wouldn’t Die, 1962; 6 p.m.: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!, 1978; 7:30 p.m.: The Terror, 1963; 9 p.m.: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians, 1964; 10:30 p.m.: Army of Darkness, 1992. Tickets are $15 for an all-day pass or $5 per movie. Advance tickets are available at Harbor Drug, City Drug and at www.brownpapertickets.com. (360) 537-7400. 7th Street Theatre, 313 7th St., Hoquiam.

• McCleary Timberland Library presents “Movie at the Library.” Noon to 2 p.m. Bring a comfy pillow and something to drink as you watch a free movie at the library. Popcorn will be provided. McCleary Timberland Library, 121 S. 4th St., McCleary.

• Montesano Timberland Library presents America’s Music series: “Blues and Gospel.” 11 a.m. to noon. America’s Music is a free film and discussion series highlighting popular music genres from the 20th centrury. The second session covers Blues and Gospel music and features two films “Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues” and “Say Amen, Somebody.” Montesano Timberland Library, 125 S. Main St., Montesano.

Fundraisers and drives

• Ocean Shores Woof-a-thon. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come out with your furry friends for a day with vendors, demonstrations and presentations. Funds raised will benefit North Beach PAWS, Harbor Rescue, PAWS of Grays Harbor and Ocean Shores Food Bank. North Bay Park, Albatross St. NE and Chance A La Mer NE, Ocean Shores.

Monday, August 18

Meetings and hearings

• Grays Harbor PUD public hearing regarding an integrated resource plan. 4:30 p.m. Dennis Nichols Building, 220 Myrtle St., Hoquiam.

• Elma City Council meeting. 6 p.m. City Hall, 202 W. Main St., Elma.

• Alzheimer’s Association telephone support group. 7:30 to 9 p.m. (800) 848-7097 or linda.whiteside@alz.org.

Tuesday, August 19

Just for teens

• Elma Timberland Library presents “Steampunk Party.” 1-3 p.m. Immerse yourself in the world of steampunk crafts and activities. Elma Timberland Library, 119 N. First St., Elma.

Wednesday, August 20

Events

• Pacific County Fair. 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday and 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday. Cost of admission is $10 for a four-day button, $5 per day for adults and teens, $3 for seniors and children ages to 6 to 12 and ages 5 and under are free. Pacific County Fairgrounds, 1006 State Route 6, Menlo.

Just for kids

• McCleary Timberland Library presents “Wacky Wednesday LabARTory.” 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Stop by the library for an art or science experiment. McCleary Timberland Library, 121 S. 4th St., McCleary.

Meetings and hearings

• McCleary City Council meeting. 7 p.m. City Hall, 100 S. Third St., McCleary.

Training and workshops

• The Washington Secretary of State’s Charity and Nonprofit Education Program is sponsoring a workshop focusing on board governance and special rules for faith-based nonprofits. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $10 per person and will include lunch. Registration is limited and can be done by calling (360) 725-0373 or online at www.sos.wa.gov/charities/training. Immanuel Baptist Church, 1200 Soule Ave., Hoquiam.

Thursday, August 21

Films

• McCleary Timberland Library presents America’s Music series: “The Blues and Gospel Music.” 6-7:30 p.m. America’s Music is a free film and discussion series highlighting popular music genres from the 20th centrury. The third session covers Blues and Gospel music and features two films “Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues” and “Say Amen, Somebody.” McCleary Timberland Library 121 S. 4th St., McCleary.

Just for kids

• Elma Timberland Library presents “Stuffed Animal Sleepover.” Children can bring a stuffed toy animal for a sleepover at the library. Tuck your animal in and say goodnight, then come back the next day and find out what mischief the animals got into during the night at the library. Elma Timberland Library, 119 N. First St., Elma.

Meetings and hearings

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) No. 1522 meeting on Thursdays. Weigh-in at 6 p.m. and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Upstairs in the Forestry Building, 310 W. Spruce Ave., Montesano. Diane (360) 249-2258.

Reunions

• Montesano High School alumni from the ’50s and early ’60s no-host social/lunch meeting. Noon. Montesano Senior Center, Silvia Lodge,120 W. Marcy Ave., Montesano.

Friday, August 22

Classes and demonstrations

• Community Education Class, “Pediatric Asthma.” 4-5 p.m. Class is free to attend and a free dinner will be provided during the presentation. Summit Pacific Medical Center, Kelsey conference room, 600 E. Main St., Elma. No registration required. For more information, call (360) 346-2222 or visit www.summitpacificmedicalcenter.org.

Films

• Anchor Bank and the Aberdeen Parks and Recreation Department present family movie night. 7:30 p.m. Bring your chairs and blankets to the Pioneer Park for a free presentation of “The LEGO Movie.” There will also be games and prizes before the movie at dusk. Pioneer Park, 214 S. Tilden St., Aberdeen.

Performances

• The Joe Slick Band at Quinault Beach Resort & Casino. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Ocean Lounge on Friday and Saturday. Concert is free to the public. Quinault Beach Resort & Casino, 78 State Route 115, Ocean Shores.

Saturday, August 23

Dinners

• The Montesano High School Drill Team Boosters will host a spaghetti feed fundraiser. 3-6 p.m. United Methodist Church, 401 E. Spruce St., Montesano.

Events

• Grays Harbor PRIDE Festival. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Event includes food, music, vendors, games and resources. Levee Street, Hoquiam.

Films

• McCleary Timberland Library presents “Movie at the Library.” Noon to 2 p.m. Bring a comfy pillow and something to drink as you watch a free movie at the library. Popcorn will be provided. McCleary Timberland Library, 121 S. 4th St., McCleary.

• Montesano Timberland Library presents America’s Music series: “Country and Bluegrass.” 11 a.m. to noon. America’s Music is a free film and discussion series highlighting popular music genres from the 20th centrury. The third of six sessions covers Country and Bluegrass music and features the film “High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music.” Montesano Timberland Library, 125 S. Main St., Montesano.

Sunday, August 24

Auditions

• The Driftwood Players will be conducting auditions for their upcoming performance of the rock opera “Jesus Christ Superstar,” written by Andrew Lloyd Weber. Auditions will be conducted at 5 p.m. on Sunday and 7 p.m. on Monday. The director is looking for two male actors in the 20-40 age range to play Jesus and Judas. The rest of the cast will be auditioned at a later date. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. For more information email steven@puvogel.net.

Events

• 2014 Ace Race disc golf competition. 11 a.m. Players get one throw per player per hole over two rounds of 18 holes and at the end of the two rounds the player with the most aces is delared the winner. Cost is $25 per player. Sam Benn Disc Golf Course, 300 Hanna Ave., Aberdeen. For more information call (360) 537-3230.

Monday, August 25

Events

• Washington State Parks will celebrate the National Park Service birthday with a FREE DAY. A Discover Pass is not required to visit state parks. The Discover Pass is required to visit recreation lands managed by the Department of Fish and Wildlife and Department of Natural Resources.

Tuesday, August 26

Meetings and hearings

• Montesano City Council meeting. 7 p.m. City Hall, 112 N. Main St., Montesano.

Thursday, August 28

Films

• McCleary Timberland Library presents America’s Music series: “Country & Bluegrass.” 6-7:30 p.m. America’s Music is a free film and discussion series highlighting popular music genres from the 20th centrury. The final of four sessions covers Country and Bluegrass music and features the film “High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music.” McCleary Timberland Library 121 S. 4th St., McCleary.

Meetings and hearings

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) No. 1522 meeting on Thursdays. Weigh-in at 6 p.m. and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Upstairs in the Forestry Building, 310 W. Spruce Ave., Montesano. Diane (360) 249-2258.

• Grays Harbor Hospital District No. 1 public board meeting. 6 p.m. Summit Pacific Medical Center, Kelsey Conference Room, 600 E. Main St., Elma.

Friday, August 29

Events

• Unfinished Nationals Car Show. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. There will be door prizes, raffle prizes, goody bags, dash plaques and event T-shirts along with a swap meet, seminars and awards on Saturday. Cost is $20 to show a car for one day or $40 for both days and admission for the public is $3. Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds, 32 Elma McCleary Road, Elma.

Performances

• Clinton Ellison at Quinault Beach Resort & Casino. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Ocean Lounge on Friday and Saturday. Concert is free to the public. Quinault Beach Resort & Casino, 78 State Route 115, Ocean Shores.

Saturday, August 30

Events

• 68th Annual Seafood Festival. Noon to 5 p.m. Enjoy a meal of salmon, whitefish, oysters, shrimp cocktails, corn on the cob, salads and garlic bread cooked up by Westport seafood pros. Live music will be provided by “Catch of the Day” and diners can shop local arts and craft booths after the meal. Cost is $15 per person and $12 for seniors. Beer and win will also be available. Westport Maritime Museum, 2201 W. Westhaven Dr., Westport.

Films

• McCleary Timberland Library presents “Movie at the Library.” Noon to 2 p.m. Bring a comfy pillow and something to drink as you watch a free movie at the library. Popcorn will be provided. McCleary Timberland Library, 121 S. 4th St., McCleary.

• Montesano Timberland Library presents America’s Music series: “Latin Rhythms from Mambo to Hip Hop.” 11 a.m. to noon. America’s Music is a free film and discussion series highlighting popular music genres from the 20th centrury. The third of six sessions covers Latin Rhythms. Montesano Timberland Library, 125 S. Main St., Montesano.

Sunday, August 31

Performances

• Livin’ Harmony will perform at the Montesano United Methodist Church. 9:50 a.m. The gospel quartet will bring its unique acapella stylings to favorite gospel, spirtitual, inspirational, popular and barbershop songs. Montesano United Methodist Church, 401 E. Spruce Ave., Montesano.

Saturday, September 27

Fundraisers

• 9th Annual Habitat for Humanity of Grays Harbor dinner and auction. 5 p.m. The event entitled “There’s No Place Like Home,” will feature a dinner catered by O’Briens Catering. Tickets are $40 and are available in advance at the Habitat Store at 3005 Simpson Ave., Hoquiam. For more information call (360) 533-8090. Grays Harbor College Hillier Union Building, 1620 Edward P. Smith Drive, Aberdeen.