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Thursday, Feb. 7

Classes and demonstrations

• Decorating on a Budget (first of three classes), learn how to update an interior using color. 6:30-8:30 p.m. South Beach Association Art Center, 188 W. Ocean Ave., Westport. $35 for three classes. abisbee@ghc.edu or (360) 538-4016.

Dinners

• Pork loin and dressing dinner. 4:30-7 p.m. McCleary United Methodist Church, 426 S. Third St., McCleary. $9 per adult and $4 per child under 12. (360) 495-3841.

Especially for seniors

• Montesano Senior Center to serve Parmesan crusted chicken, cheesy potato casserole, mixed vegetables and ice cream for lunch. Noon. 120 W. Marcy Ave, Montesano. (360) 249-4900.

Just for kids

• Pizza and books for teens to discuss books. 3-4 p.m. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

Meetings and hearings

• Robert Gray Chapter of The Daughters of the American Revolution meeting featuring guest speaker Carol Stubb on “Marian Anderson.” Noon (sack lunch at 11:30 a.m.). Timberland Library, 420 Seventh St., Hoquiam.

• Grays Harbor County Public Facilities District regular board meeting Noon. Greater Grays Harbor Inc., 506 Duffy St., Aberdeen.

• Friends of the Westport Timberland Library business meeting 1 p.m. Timberland Library, 101 E. Harms Drive, Westport. (360) 268-0521.

Performances

• “Bye Bye Birdie!” presented by the Hoquiam High School Drama Club. 7:30 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St., Hoquiam. $10 per adult and $7 per child.

Talks and presentations

• “Port of Grays Harbor Mural Project” with artist Erik Sandgren discussing the murals he painted for the port’s centennial celebration in 2011. 1:30-2:15 p.m. Timberland Library, 101 E. Harms Drive, Westport. (360) 268-0521.

Friday, Feb. 8

Especially for seniors

• Montesano Senior Center to serve cooks’ choice for lunch. Noon. 120 W. Marcy Ave, Montesano. (360) 249-4900.

Performances

• “Bye Bye Birdie!” presented by the Hoquiam High School Drama Club. 7:30 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St., Hoquiam. $10 per adult and $7 per child.

Talks and presentations

• “Rainy Day Reading Reviews Vol. 17” with Alan Richrod reviewing “Unequal Protection: How Corporations Became ‘People’ — And How You Can Fight Back” by Thom Hartmann. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

Saturday, Feb. 9

Animals

• Rainier Agility, a show featuring dog agility trials. 6:30-8 p.m. Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds, 32 Elma McCleary Road, Elma. (360) 482-2651or www.ghcfairgrounds.com.

Classes and demonstrations

• “Twill Tote or Craft Basket” basket weaving class with Fred and Mary Thurman. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Room 304 at Montesano High School, 303 N. Church St., Montesano. $5 program fee plus instructor’s fee. (360) 533-7547 or fthur541@yahoo.com.

• “Origami Hearts” with Susie Demiglio. 1-2 p.m.Timberland Library, 118 N. First. St., Elma. Materials and instructions will be provided. (360) 482-3737.

Fundraisers and drives

• Spaghetti feed and silent auction to raise funds to cover medical costs incurred by Wayne Darrin of Wishkah, who died in December from stage-4 kidney cancer. 3-6 p.m. Cosmopolis Lions Club, 601 Second St., Cosmopolis. Tickets are $5 per person or $20 per family, available at the door or by calling (360) 589-8054 or 589-3781.

Just for kids

• Junior PageTurners book group for children in first-third grades, featuring “This Land Is Your Land” by Woody Guthrie. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

• “Be My ValenTeen,” for teenagers to drop in and create valentines. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Timberland Library, 204 Main St., Oakville. Materials will be provided. (360) 273-5305.

Meetings and hearings

• Grays Harbor Genealogy Society meeting featuring Lane Youmans on the 7th Street Theatre research for restoration. 10 a.m. Timberland Library, 420 Seventh St., Hoquiam.

Performances

• “Bye Bye Birdie!” presented by the Hoquiam High School Drama Club. 7:30 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St., Hoquiam. $10 per adult and $7 per child.

Sunday, Feb. 10

Animals

• Rainier Agility, a show featuring dog agility trials. 6:30-8 p.m. Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds, 32 Elma McCleary Road, Elma. (360) 482-2651or www.ghcfairgrounds.com.

Performances

• “Bye Bye Birdie!” presented by the Hoquiam High School Drama Club. 2 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St., Hoquiam. $10 per adult and $7 per child.

Monday, Feb. 11

Classes and demonstrations

• “Discover Art Journaling” with the South Beach Arts Association. 6:30-8:30 p.m. South Beach Arts Association Community Center, 188 W. Ocean Ave., Westport. Free. RSVP at (360) 591-2761 or SouthBeachArts@gmail.com. www.southbeacharts.org/classes-workshops/.

Especially for seniors

• Montesano Senior Center to serve tater tot casserole, green salad, fruit and cookies for lunch. Noon. 120 W. Marcy Ave, Montesano. (360) 249-4900.

Just for kids

• Hope from Horses, a horseback riding program for children with disabilities. 6 p.m. Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds, 32 Elma McCleary Road, Elma. (360) 482-2651 or visit www.ghcfairgrounds.com.

Tuesday, Feb. 12

Classes and demonstrations

• Candy making with Janie Brumfield through Montesano Community Education. 7-9 p.m. Room 508 at Montesano High School, 303 N. Church St., Montesano. $5 program fee. (360) 249-2573.

Especially for seniors

• Montesano Senior Center to serve waffles, scrambled eggs and ham, fruit cup and cinnamon rolls for lunch. Noon. 120 W. Marcy Ave, Montesano. (360) 249-4900.

Just for kids

• “Teen Anti-Valentines Celebration” for teens to make an anti-valentine card, try a piece of bitter chocolate and take the “Blind Date with a Good Book Challenge.” Through Feb. 14. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

Meals

• Shrove Tuesday celebration with pancakes, ham and applesauce served. 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 124 N. Sylvia St., Montesano. Donations accepted.

Talks and presentations

• Rick Jackson, Greater Grays Harbor Inc.’s energy specialist, to speak on a new energy program. Noon. City Hall, 112 N. Main St., Montesano.

Wednesday, Feb. 13

Especially for seniors

• Montesano Senior Center to serve meatloaf, mashed potatoes, green beans and fruit crisp for lunch. Noon. 120 W. Marcy Ave, Montesano. (360) 249-4900.

Meetings and hearings

• Friends of the McCleary Timberland Library meeting. 1 p.m. At the library, 121 S. Fourth St., McCleary. (360) 495-3368.

Talks and presentations

• PageTurners book discussion featuring “Of Human Bondage” by W. Somerset Maugham. 10-11 a.m. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

Thursday, Feb. 14

Especially for seniors

• Montesano Senior Center to serve cabbage patch soup, egg salad sandwiches, fruit and pudding for lunch. Noon. 120 W. Marcy Ave, Montesano. (360) 249-4900.

Fundraisers and drives

• Bella Blood Drive. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Westport Winery, 1 South Arbor Road, halfway between Aberdeen and Westport. A half-price lunch coupon will be given to donors to use on another date. Reservations can be made by calling (866) 236-3276. www.WestportWines.com.

Talks and presentations

• Local writers group to share finished or unfinished writing. 5:30-7 p.m. Timberland Library, 118 N. First St., Elma. (360) 482-3737.

• “It’s In The Bag,” a luncheon program for women of all ages. 11:30 a.m. Rotary Log Pavilion, 1399 Sargent Blvd. (Morrison Riverfront Park), Aberdeen. RSVP required: (360) 532-7998 or 249-1900. $14 per person. Complimentary daycare for children 1-12 years old provided by reservation. www.ghchristianwomensconnection.com.

Friday, Feb. 15

Dinners

• Fourth annual Valentine dinner party featuring a complete chicken or meatloaf meal and musical entertainment by Livin’ Harmony Quartet. 6:30 p.m. Montesano Church of God, 317 E. Spruce Ave., Montesano. $5 per person; RSVP by Tuesday, Feb. 12. (360) 532-9314.

Especially for seniors

• Montesano Senior Center to serve cooks’ choice for lunch. Noon. 120 W. Marcy Ave, Montesano. (360) 249-4900.

Films

• “Say Anything” starring John Cusack and Ione Skye. 7:30 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St., Hoquiam. $5 per person or earn two free tickets by dining or purchasing from 2 Margaritas Grill, 8th Street Ale House, Al’s Humdinger, Bill’s X-L Bakery, Casa Mia, Deidra’s Deli at Farmer’s Market, El Jalapeno Mexican Restaurant, Flowers by Pollen, Foggy’s Bar & Grill, Golden Dragon, Kathy’s House of Roses, Lana’s Hangar Café, Rose’s Taqueria, The Oriole or The Recipe Box. www.7thstreettheatre.com.

Fundraisers and drives

• Grays Harbor College’s annual Choker Club crab feed featuring unlimited fresh crab or spaghetti. 6 p.m. At the college’s HUB, 1620 Edward P. Smith Drive, Aberdeen. Club members and guests, $22 per person; children 12 and under $10 each, and price at the door, $25. Reservations required; seating is limited to 150. (360) 538-4066.

Talks and presentations

• “Rainy Day Reading Reviews Vol. 17” with Pamela Mehlhoff reviewing “The Memory Keeper’s Daughter” by Kim Edwards. 10:30-11:30. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

• PageTurners book discussion featuring “Conquistadora” by Esmeralda Santiago. 11 a.m. to noon. Timberland Library, 101 E. Harms Drive, Westport. (360) 268-0521.

Saturday, Feb. 16

Classes and demonstrations

• “Finish previous baskets and/or Bean Pot” basket weaving class with Fred and Mary Thurman. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Room 304 at Montesano High School, 303 N. Church St., Montesano. $5 program fee plus instructor’s fee. (360) 533-7547 or fthur541@yahoo.com.

Films

• Showing of a newly-released family movie. 1-3 p.m. Timberland Library, 101 E. Harms Drive, Westport. (360) 268-0521.

• “Say Anything” starring John Cusack and Ione Skye. 7:30 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St., Hoquiam. $5 per person or earn two free tickets by dining or purchasing from 2 Margaritas Grill, 8th Street Ale House, Al’s Humdinger, Bill’s X-L Bakery, Casa Mia, Deidra’s Deli at Farmer’s Market, El Jalapeno Mexican Restaurant, Flowers by Pollen, Foggy’s Bar & Grill, Golden Dragon, Kathy’s House of Roses, Lana’s Hangar Café, Rose’s Taqueria, The Oriole or The Recipe Box. www.7thstreettheatre.com.

Fitness fun

• Love in the Air, Dance Club of Grays Harbor’s fifth anniversary ball, with music by Katzenjammer. Lesson from 7-8 p.m. and dance from 8-11 p.m. Masonic Hall, 513 K St., Hoquiam. $7 per member and $10 per guest. Singles welcome and costumes optional. www.danceclubofgraysharbor.com.

Fundraisers and drives

• Valentine Salisbury steak dinner. 4-6 p.m. Faith Lutheran Church, 1296 Monte Elma Road, Elma. $6 per person. Proceeds benefit the Christmas for Kids East County program. (360) 482-2060 or 249-4827.

Performances

• Opening night of “The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 7:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

Talks and presentations

• PageTurners book discussion featuring “Fool” by Christopher Moore. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

Monday, Feb. 18

Performances

• Tryouts for “Beauty Lou and the Country Beast” with the Missoula Children’s Theater for students in fourth-12th grade. 3-5 p.m. Simpson Elementary. Rehearsals Feb. 18-23 and shows at 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23. Parts available for 50-60 students (not everyone is guaranteed a part). (360) 580-4097.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Talks and presentations

• “A Tribute to Patsy Cline” with Elizabeth Stierle (also known as the “Buck and Elizabeth” team with husband, Paul). 6:30-7:30 p.m. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

• PageTurners book discussion featuring “Strength in What Remains: A Journey of Remembrance and Forgiveness” by Tracy Kidder. 7-8:30 p.m. Timberland Library, 118 N. First St., Elma. (360) 482-3737.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Classes and demonstrations

• February floral designing class with Marni Sandifur through Montesano Community Education, using flowers and found objects in a dish. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marni’s Petal Pushers in Monte Square. Program fee $5 and $30 instructor’s fee. (360) 249-2573.

Thursday, Feb. 21

Classes and demonstrations

• Decorating on a Budget (second of three classes), learn how to rearrange furnishings to improve the feel and function of a room. 6:30-8:30 p.m. South Beach Association Art Center, 118 W. Ocean Ave., Westport. $35 for three classes. abisbee@ghc.edu or (360) 538-4016.

Meetings and hearings

• Washington Nonprofits reception. 5-8 p.m. Westport Winery, 1 South Arbor Road, halfway between Aberdeen and Westport. $10 per nonprofit board member and staff and $15 for community members.

Talks and presentations

• “Story Time for Adults” featuring short stories. 6-7 p.m. Timberland Library, 118 N. First St., Elma. (360) 482-3737.

Friday, Feb. 22

Performances

• “The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 7:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

• Outstanding Teen Pageant. 7 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St. Tickets $15 per person, available at Harbor Drug in Hoquiam, Rosevear’s Music in Aberdeen, The Bank of The Pacific in Ocean Shores and at the door.

Talks and presentations

• “Rainy Day Reading Reviews Vol. 17” featuring Dale Larson reviewing “Whispered Consolations: Law and Narrative in African American Life” by Jon Christian Suggs. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Timberland Library, 121 E. Market St., Aberdeen. (360) 533-2360.

Trainings and workshops

• Charity and nonprofit educational symposium for those who serve on the board of a charity or nonprofit organization. 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Ocean Shores Convention Center, 120 W. Chance a La Mer Ave., Ocean Shores. $10 per person to defray cost of lunch. www.sos.wa.gov/charities/training or (360) 725-0373.

Saturday, Feb. 23

Performances

• “The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 7:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

• Missoula Children’s Theatre’s “Beauty Lou and the Country Beast” with students from the Montesano School District. 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Simpson Elementary, 519 W. Simpson Ave., Montesano. $5 per person. (360) 580-4097.

• Miss Grays Harbor Scholarship Pageant. 7 p.m. 7th Street Theatre, 313 Seventh St. Tickets $15 per person, available at Harbor Drug in Hoquiam, Rosevear’s Music in Aberdeen, The Bank of The Pacific in Ocean Shores and at the door.

Talks and presentations

• “Tree Army: The Civilian Conservation Corps in Washington State, 1933-1941,” with historian Janet Oakley. 1-2:30 p.m. Timberland Library, 101 E. Harms Drive, Westport. (360) 268-0521.

Tuesday, Feb. 26

Talks and presentations

• PageTurners book discussion featuring “Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family” by Condoleeza Rice. 2-3 p.m. Timberland Library, 121 S. Fourth St., McCleary. (360) 495-3368.

Wednesday, Feb. 27

Meetings and hearings

• Timberland Regional Library public board meeting. 7 p.m. Timberland Regional Library Administrative Service Center, 415 Tumwater Blvd. S.W., Tumwater. (800) 284-6237.

Thursday, Feb. 28

Classes and demonstrations

• Decorating on a Budget (third of three classes), learn how to personalize interiors with accessories. 6:30-8:30 p.m. South Beach Association Art Center, 118 W. Ocean Ave., Westport. $35 for three classes. abisbee@ghc.edu or (360) 538-4016.

Talks and presentations

• PageTurners book discussion featuring “Sarah’s Key” by Tatiana de Rosnay. 6:30-8 p.m. W.H. Abel Memorial

Timberland Library, 125 S. Main St., Montesano. (360) 249-4211.

Friday, March 1

Performances

• “The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 7:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

Saturday, March 2

Fundraisers

• Annual Ocosta Booster Club all-you-can-eat crab feed and spaghetti (beverages sold separately). Noon to 7 p.m. Ocosta Recreation Hall, 45 Ocosta Sixth St., near Westport. $20 per adult to 13-years old, $10 for children 6-12, and free for children 5 and under. Cash and checks accepted only.

Performances

• “The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 7:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

Thursday, March 7

Meetings and hearings

• Robert Gray Chapter of The Daughters of the American Revolution meeting featuring guest speaker Barbara Houtenbrink Andreason on the “History of Nantucket.” Noon (sack lunch at 11:30 a.m.). Timberland Library, 420 Seventh St., Hoquiam.

Friday, March 8

Performances

“The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 7:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

Saturday, March 9

Meetings and hearings

• Grays Harbor Genealogy Society meeting featuring Terri Huntley on state cemetery records. 10 a.m. Timberland Library, 420 Seventh St., Hoquiam.

Performances

• “The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 7:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

Talks and presentations

• “Grays Harbor Happenings: The Newsreel of C.D. Anderson,” a premier of a historical documentary produced by the University of Washington Libraries in partnership with the 7th Street Theatre Association, the Aberdeen Museum of History and the Polson Museum. $7 per person, tickets available at City Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam, Brown Paper Tickets and at the door. Proceeds will benefit the 7th St. Theatre Association, the Aberdeen Museum of History and the Polson Museum.

Sunday, March 10

Performances

• “The House of Agatha Mystrie,” a comedy in two acts directed by Jason Whited. 1:30 p.m. Driftwood Theatre, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen. $13 per person. Tickets available at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Delores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

Tuesday, March 12

Talks and presentations

• Volunteer personalized legal services for local nonprofit organizations. Presentation from 9-10 a.m. and half-hour sessions offered from 10 a.m. to noon. Timberland Library, 420 Seventh St., Hoquiam. Space is limited; RSVP at (360) 532-1600 or cassie@gh-cf.org.

Fiday, April 19

Exhibits

• Associated Arts of Ocean Shores 44th annual Open Art Show. Noon to 5 p.m. (awards party from 7-9 p.m.). Ocan Shores Convention Center, 120 Chance a la Mer Ave., Ocean Shores. www.associatedarts.org, juriedshwoassociatedarts@gmail.com or call (360) 581-3996.

Saturday, April 20

Exhibits

• Associated Arts of Ocean Shores 44th annual Open Art Show. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Ocan Shores Convention Center, 120 Chance a la Mer Ave., Ocean Shores. www.associatedarts.org, juriedshwoassociatedarts@gmail.com or call (360) 581-3996.

Sunday, April 21

Exhibits

• Associated Arts of Ocean Shores 44th annual Open Art Show. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ocan Shores Convention Center, 120 Chance a la Mer Ave., Ocean Shores. www.associatedarts.org, juriedshwoassociatedarts@gmail.com or call (360) 581-3996.

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