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Elks Club Monthly Meal Schedule
Monday, March 13, 2017 to Thursday, March 19, 2020

The Cottage Grove Elks Lodge serves community meals each Friday night. Proceeds benefit programs and services to help a variety of charities and local causes. All meals are served from 5-7 pm. The Club is located at 755 N. River Rd. For more information call 541-942-3554.

First Friday        Chicken Fried Steak $6.50 per person

Second Friday   Chicken Dinner  $7-$9 per person

Third Friday       Steak Feed $9 per person

Fourth Friday    Fish Fry $5-9 per person depending on # of fish pieces ordered

Wednesday Nights: Bingo Burgers 5:30-7 pm

Community Volunteer Opportunties
Monday, January 14, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Opportunities for individuals and families to be do-gooders and have some fun, too!

4-H Clubs need more adult volunteers now! For list of open positions: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/become-4-h-leader

90x30 Child Abuse Prevention Project seeks individuals committed to reducing child abuse by 90% by 2030. Call 541-346-7484.

Bohemia Mining Days welcomes volunteers to plan Cottage Grove’s largest community event of the year. Call 541-942-5064.

City Library & Community Center recruiting tweens & teens to assist with daily operations & special events. Call 541-942-1185.

Community Sharing needs office volunteers most days from 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. For details call 541-942-2176.

CG Carousel needs volunteers for restoration, grant writing, research & fundraising. Call 541-915-0113 for details.

CG Habitat for Humanity needs volunteers for on-site builds. Visit www.habitatlane.org or call 541-767-0358.

CG Humane Society needs This-N-That thrift store volunteers. Drop by 33 N. 8 St. for more info.

CG Hospital Auxiliary invites you to join this active, fun group to raise money for local healthcare needs. Call 541-942-3671.

CG Historical Society needs volunteer research librarians on Fri & Sat. Training provided. Email: cghistoricalsoc@gmail.com

Cottage Theatre needs ushers, set painters, office helpers, and more. Visit www.cottagetheatre.org or call 541-942-8001.

Meals on Wheels needs drivers for local deliveries. Call 541-682-9261 for more information.

Opal Center for Arts & Education needs variety of volunteers. More info: www.opalcentercg.org

OR Aviation Historical Society needs volunteers to index historical documents and host museum hours. Call 541-767-0244.

Safe Haven needs board members to operate its transitional home for women recovering from addiction. Call 541-654-6734.

Senior Companion Program needs volunteers (55+ & low income) for 15 hrs/week with 40-cent per mile reimbursement to support frail elders & disabled individuals to prolong their independence. For more info contact Beth Brooks at 541-463-6263.

Soup’s On Weekly Community Meal needs a volunteer to conduct fundraising & community outreach. Other volunteers needed to help prepare and serve the Sunday evening free meal. For more info call 541-501-3647.

WOE Heritage Fair needs volunteers year-round for variety of positions. Info at www.woeheritagefair.com

Creswell Crafters & Farmers Market 2019
Sunday, July 21, 2019 to Sunday, October 27, 2019

Creswell's market for the community, by the community. Interested Makers, Bakers & Farmers who are interested in becoming a vendor send email to creswellcraftersfarmersmarket@gmail.com. For more info visit Facebook page

Happens on Sundays every two weeks between June thru October from 10 am - 3 pm. Hosted by Tractor Supply Company, 190 Emerald Parkway

2019 DATES:

   July 7 & 21 

   August 4 & 8

   September 1, 15 & 29

   October 13 & 27

Mark Your Calendar - Upcoming Events
Monday, August 19, 2019 to Saturday, August 31, 2019

MTG: 8/27: Science Pub, Tue, 5-7 pm, Axe & Fiddle, 657 E. Main St., Topic: "Aquatic Invasive Species of the Coast Fork Willamette Watershed" presented by Fish Biologist Doug Garletts

MUSIC: 8/28: Chamber Free Concert in the Park, Wed, 6:30-8 pm, Bohemia Park, Jerry Zybach and the Blues Kats (blues/rock/country)

EVENT: 8/30: Community Sharing Annual Back to School Giveaway, Friday, 11 am, 1440 Birch Ave. 541-942-2176

MUSIC: 8/30: Heavy Chevy (classic rock) Fri, 6:30 pm, Saginaw Vineyard, 80247 Delight Valley Rd.

EVENT: 9/01: Rock Painting Party, Sunday, 2-5 pm, The Gathering Place, 119 North L St.

MUSIC: 9/04: Chamber Free Concert in the Park, Wed, 6:30-8 pm, Bohemia Park, Blue Skies Big Band (1940s swing) 

EVENT: 9/04: Spinning Yarns: Storytelling and Fiber Arts with Karen Haas, 6:30-8:30 pm, Snapp House, 360 S. River Rd. Fee: $10; Pre-registration required: www.singingcreekcenter.org/events

PLAY: 9/13: Creative Chaos: Somewhere in Time, Friday, 7 pm, Opal Center, 513 E. Main St.

EVENT: 9/14: Humane Society Annual Bow Wow Around Town, Sat, 10-11:30 am, Prospector Park, 913 S. River Rd.

EVENT: 9/14: Shady Oaks Car Show, Sat, 11 am-3 pm, 77380 Hwy 99S (call for vendors

EVENT: 9/20: Global Climate Strike & Rally, Fri, 10am-3 pm, Bohemia & Opal Parks, Info: www.climatestrike.net

EVENT: 9/21: Friends of the CG Carousel Benefit Golf Tourney, Sat, 8 am, Middlefield Golf Course, Teams & Sponsors wanted. For more info call Linda at 541-913-9586 or Joelie at 541-968-5720

EVENT: 09/22: Knights of Columbus 4th Annual Jim Mootz Memorial Golf Tourney, Sun, 12:30, Middlefield Golf Course Benefit for St. Vincent de Paul Society CG Chapter, Teams & Sponsors wanted. Call 541-517-7751 for info.

EVENT: 10/12: Hospital Auxiliary Fashion Show, Sat, 2 pm, CG Medical Center, Tkts $20 @ Hospital Desk (save date)

On-Air Announcements for August 24th
Saturday, August 24, 2019

■ CLASSES:

• LCC-Cottage Grove Center: Check out the variety of personal enrichment classes and career training opportunities offered in Cottage Grove. For details visit www.lanecc.edu/cottagegrove or stop by the Center at 1275 S. River Rd, or call 541-463-4202. Did you know, the LCC Center has a variety of great rooms available for rent at a nominal fee for your events.

• The Health Hub: Offers fitness and recreation classes for people of all ages and abilities, from babies to seniors. Drop by 1133 E. Main St. to pick up current calendar of activities. More info: www.healthhubcg.com or call 541-915-6349.

■ EVENTS:

• Cottage Grove Public Library, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. Call 541-942-3828 for more info. Hours: 10 am-5:45 pm “Crafternoon” 1-5 pm, An informal meet-up for crafters and fiber artists to sit in the library, work on their projects and socialize. All ages and abilities welcome; bring your own project.

• Oregon Aviation History Center offers displays and information on Oregon’s early aviation history and vintage aircrafts being restored in the hanger. Hours: Tu-Sat, 10 am-4 pm, 2475 Jim Wright Way (near Cottage Theatre)

• Cottage Grove Museum: 1-4 pm, Corner of Birch Ave & H Street, Free admission & donations welcome. Offers a wonderful glimpse into “the attic of our community” revealing all kinds of historical treasures. Current exhibit: She Survived The Titanic

• Bohemia Gold Mining Museum, 1-4 pm A great way to discover Cottage Grove’s rich mining heritage. Suggested Donation: $2/person Info: www.bohemiagoldminingmuseum.com

• 3rd Annual Armory Ice Cream Social, Sat, 1-5 pm, 628 Washington Ave. Enjoy classic family fun, including carnival games, ice cream, music and more -- and most games and a scoop of ice cream only cost a nickel! All proceeds support the Armory Renovation Project.

• CG Speedway, Racing begins at 6 pm. 2150 North Douglas Ave. For more info call 541-942-7561 or visit www.cottagegrovespeedway.com Modified Nationals - Day 2 Racing Classes: IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sportmods + 360 Sprints

■ MEALS: None

■ MEETINGS: None

■ MUSIC:

• Axe & Fiddle, 657 E Main St. For more info: Call 541-942-5942 or Visit axeandfiddle.com/calendar Missy Rainers Trio (bluegrass), 9 pm, Cover Adv $10, Door $12

• Brewstation, 106 S. 6th St. Mediterranean & Pub food, No cover. All ages ‘til 8:30 pm For info: 541-942-8770 Call for performer info (7:30-10:30 pm

• Village Green Resort, Fireside Room, 725 Row River Rd. For more info: Call 541-942-2491 No Cover Charge Dennis Calvino (Americana solo guitar), 9-Midnight

On-Air Announcements for August 25th
Sunday, August 25, 2019

■ CLASSES:

• LCC-Cottage Grove Center: Check out the variety of personal enrichment classes and career training opportunities offered in Cottage Grove. For details visit www.lanecc.edu/cottagegrove or stop by the Center at 1275 S. River Rd, or call 541-463-4202. Did you know, the LCC Center has a variety of great rooms available for rent at a nominal fee for your events.

• The Health Hub: Offers fitness and recreation classes for people of all ages and abilities, from babies to seniors. Drop by 1133 E. Main St. to pick up current calendar of activities. More info: www.healthhubcg.com or call 541-915-6349.

■ EVENTS:

• Cottage Grove Museum: 1-4 pm, Corner of Birch Ave & H Street, Free admission & donations welcome. Offers a wonderful glimpse into “the attic of our community” revealing all kinds of historical treasures. Current exhibit: She Survived The Titanic

■ MEALS:

• Elks Community Breakfast, 8-11 am, 755 N. River Rd. Menu: All-you-can-eat eggs, sausage, ham, hash browns, pancakes, biscuits, gravy, French toast, juice and coffee. Cost: $6 for adults, $3 for kids under 12

• Soup’s On, 5-6 pm at CG Community Center, FREE full-course meal (Donations welcome)

■ MEETINGS: None

■ MUSIC:

• Axe & Fiddle, 657 E Main St. For more info: Call 541-942-5942 or Visit axeandfiddle.com/calendar Drag Brunch, 11 am, Cover $7

• Carousel Concert at Calvary Chapel: Men from S.U.R.F. (1960’s surf rock/hot rod songs), Sun, 4-6 pm, 1447 N. Pacific Hwy, $5/person, Tickets at The Bookmine, 702 E. Main St. or at the door.

• Village Green Resort Fireside Lounge, 725 Row River Rd. For more info: Call 541-942-2491 No Cover Charge Dave Bock (solo guitar), 7-9 pm