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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 Thursday, December 31, 2020

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OR Aviation Historical Society needs volunteers to index historical documents and host museum hours.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
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 to Tuesday, November 5, 2019

EVENT: 10/31: Halloween Howl Trick or Treat, Thu, 3-5 pm, Historic Downtown District

EVENT: 10/31: Nazarene Church 3rd Annual Fall Family Fun Night, Thu, 5-7 pm, Dinner, Crafts, Movie, Escape Room, Free

EVENT: 10/31-11/9: Halloween Psychopath Monologues, Opal Center, 513 E. Main St. Info: www.opalcentercg.org

EVENT: 11/01: Hipbillys (Acoustic Folk-Rock) Fri, 6:30 pm, Saginaw Vineyard, 80247 Delight Valley Rd.

EVENT: 11/02: Family Relief Nursery Flashback Friday 90's Retro-Prom Fundraiser, Sat, 7:30-10:30 pm, Village Green

EVENT: 11/03: Roller Skating @ Armory, Sun, Kids Skate Noon-2 pm, All ages 3-5 pm, 18+ 6-8 pm $5 entry fee

EVENT: 11/09: Veterans Appreciation Dinner & USO Extravaganza, Sat, 5-6 pm, Elks Club, 755 N. River Rd., Vets eat free

On-Air Announcements for October 23rd
Wednesday, October 23, 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. Center Hours: Tue-Thu, 10 am-5 pm. Check out this online class: Tailored to Fit: Excel, Word & Quickbooks allows students to learn new software at their own pace. 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.

• Delight’s S.T.E.A.M ‘n GAMES: An Afterschool Enrichment Program for students 7-14-years-old on Tuesday-Friday from 2:30-5:30 pm, 538 E. Main St.. Fee: Monthly/$170, Weekly/$45, Drop-in/$15 per session, Sample activities include: LEGO Robotics, Science Experiments, Music Collaborations, Rube Goldberg Constructions, Kerbal Space Program, Art Challenges & more. More info: www.delightinthegrove.com

• Mindful Movement Yoga Class: 6-7:30 pm, CG Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. (enter thru gate, left side of main entrance), Drop-In $10/class, Unwind and recharge by practicing mindful movement with flow, core & breath awareness, balance, flexibility, and strength building. For info call Jane Guerber at 541-654-5087.

• Awana Bible Club: 6:30 pm, CG Bible Church, 1200 E. Quincy Ave. Weekly interactive program for ages for three-year-olds years thru 6th Graders featuring Bible lessons, Verse Memorization and Games. Fees: Hand-book $15, Uniform (2-yr usage) and 75-cents/week. For more info call 541-942-4771.

EVENTS:

• Cottage Grove Public Library, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. Call 541-942-3828 for additional info. Hours: 10 am-5:45 pm

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

• Brewstation, 106 S. 6th St. Mediterranean & Pub food, No cover. All ages ‘til 8:30 pm For info: 541-942-8770 Trivia with Vanessa, 6:30-8:30 pm, Tables up to 6 adults & kids are welcome

■ MEALS:

• Café 60 Senior Meals, Noon, 925 W. Main St. 60+ = donation; Under 60 = $6. RSVP call 541-682-3353

• Elks Club Bingo Burgers, 5:30-7 pm, 755 N. River Rd. Prices vary (Bingo warm-ups start at 6:30 pm) Menu: hamburgers, cheeseburgers, chicken strips, corn dogs, hot dogs, salads, French fries & onion rings

■ MEETINGS:

• Bohemia Sunrisers Kiwanis Club, 7 am, Koffee Kup, Village Shopping Center

• Friends of the CG Carousel Board, 9 am, CG Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave.

• Genealogical Society Discussion Group, 10 am, Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave.

• Senior Center Pinochle Group, 11:30 am-4 pm, Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave.

■ MUSIC:

• The Cottage Events Venue Jazz Jam, Wed, 6:30-8:30 pm, 2915 Row River Rd. Music educator & bassist Liam Onaitis facilitates this monthly all-comers jazz jam and offers guidance & mentoring for those looking to improve their skills. All are welcome. Donations appreciated. Beverages & snacks available for purchase. Sponsored by MusicMoney 501c3 to build community through music.

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

On-Air Announcements for October 24th
Thursday, October 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. Center Hours: Tue-Thu, 10 am-5 pm. Check out this online class: Tailored to Fit: Excel, Word & Quickbooks allows students to learn new software at their own pace. 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.

• Delight’s S.T.E.A.M ‘n GAMES: An Afterschool Enrichment Program for students 7-14-years-old on Tuesday-Friday from 2:30-5:30 pm, 538 E. Main St.. Fee: Monthly/$170, Weekly/$45, Drop-in/$15 per session, Sample activities include: LEGO Robotics, Science Experiments, Music Collaborations, Rube Goldberg Constructions, Kerbal Space Program, Art Challenges & more. More info: www.delightinthegrove.com

■ EVENTS:

• Cottage Grove Public Library, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. Call 541-942-3828 for additional info. HOURS: 10 am-5:45 pm;

     Ukulele Morning Jam, 9 am, Informal jam session. (Lessons not provided)

      “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.

• Senior Center Game Day, 12:30-4 pm, CG Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave.

• South Valley Farmers Market, 4-7 pm, 7th & Main Street Weekly event features local farmers, food producers, and crafters offering their wares, food and live music. Recycle your plastics. Eat fresh and buy local in the Grove!

• Ping Pong, 4-6 pm, CG Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave., Free

• Second Annual Fall Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser, Thu, 6-7:30 pm, Shady Oaks, 77380 Hwy 99S RSVP requested to esther.pomeroy@habitatlane.org or call 541-741-1707, Free (donations requested) Enjoy drinks and heavy appetizers, hear updates on projects & help raise funds to build accessibility ramps & external repairs for low income homeowners in rural communities. Sponsored by Starfire Lumber Company.

■ MEALS:

• Café 60 Senior Meals, Noon, 925 W. Main St. 60+ = donation; Under 60 = $6. RSVP call 541-682-9261

• Trinity Lutheran Church, 5:15-6:15 pm (Doors open at 5 pm) FREE, Sixth & Quincy Ave.

■ MEETINGS:

• Parkinson’s Disease Support Group, 10 am, Trinity Lutheran Church, Sixth & Quincy Avenue

• Rotary Club, Noon, El Tapatio Restaurant, 725 E. Gibbs Ave.

• Lions Club, Noon, Stacy’s Covered Bridge Restaurant, 401 E. Main St. • Caregiver Support, 4 pm, Magnolia Gardens, 1425 Daugherty Ave.

■ MUSIC: Village Green Resort: Fireside Lounge, 725 Row River Road, For more info: Call 541-942-2491 Larry & Tom (Americana), 7-10 pm, No Cover Charge

On-Air Announcements for October 25th
Friday, October 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. Center Hours: Tue-Thu, 10 am-5 pm. Check out this online class: Tailored to Fit: Excel, Word & Quickbooks allows students to learn new software at their own pace. 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.

• Fit Dance Party Class: 7 pm, CG Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. Designed to help participants lose weight, gain energy and have a great time. For more info call 775-219-2576.

• Delight’s S.T.E.A.M ‘n GAMES: An Afterschool Enrichment Program for students 7-14-years-old on Tuesday-Friday from 2:30-5:30 pm, 538 E. Main St.. Fee: Monthly/$170, Weekly/$45, Drop-in/$15 per session, Sample activities include: LEGO Robotics, Science Experiments, Music Collaborations, Rube Goldberg Constructions, Kerbal Space Program, Art Challenges & more. More info: www.delightinthegrove.com

■ EVENTS:

• Model Railroad Show, Fri, 10 am-8 pm, ALSO: Sat, 10 am-5 pm, Sun, 10 am-4 pm, CG Armory, Free Great family-friendly event showcasing various size model trains. Marvel at the detail of landscapes the trains operate in and talk to model railroaders.

• Cottage Grove Public Library, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. Call 541-942-3828 for more info. Hours: 10 am-5:45 pm Preschool Story Time, 10:30 am, Books, stories, music, movement, arts, crafts, food & fun

• 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

• Bingo at American Legion Hall, 5-7 pm, 826 W. Main St. Proceeds support veterans in our community. Hot dogs, chips, soda, and water for sale. 50 cents per card. All are welcome.

• Last Friday Art Walk, 6-8 pm, Historic Downtown District, The community event celebrates the arts and showcases local and regional talent with the visual art, music, entertainment, technology integrated art, and children’s activities. Artists display their work inside participating businesses or along the sidewalks. Great opportunity to meet artists and crafters, see live demonstrations, buskers, do some evening shopping, enjoy fine dining, tour the renovation work on the historic Bank Building on 6th & Main, and more…

• Cottage Theatre: The Complete Works of Wm Shakespeare (abridged & revised), 8 pm (also Sat 8 pm & Sun 2:30 pm; Three daring actors take on the impossible: bring the entirety of Shakespeare’s work to life on stage in one fell swoop… all 37 plays in just 97 minutes in a high-speed, hysterical feat worthy of the Guinness Book of World Records. The actors careen wildly through all the comedies, histories, and tragedies using a trunk filled with ridiculous props and costumes. Tickets: Adults $25; Youth (18 & younger) $15 Info: www.cottagetheatre.org

■ MEALS:

• Elks Club Fourth Friday Fish Fry, 5-7:30 pm, 755 N. River Rd. Adults $9 Menu: Fish, Chips & Coleslaw Basket 1-pc $5, 2-pc $7, & 3-pc $9

• VFW Dinner, 5:30 pm 3160 Hillside Dr. Adults, $9; Under 12, $3, Under 5, Free; Meal w/o Entree = $5 Menu: Pulled pork, soup, salad, potato, veggie, dessert & beverage ($4 hot dog meal for kids)

■ MEETINGS:

• Senior Center Pinochle Game, 11:30-4 pm, CG Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave.

• Stand for Peace/Occupy CG, 5 pm, Seventh & Main

• Celebrate Recovery, 6:30 pm, Calvary Chapel, Village Plaza Shopping Center, Hwy 99

■ MUSIC:

• Friday Night LIVE at Saginaw Vineyard, 6 pm, 80247 Delight Valley School Rd. For info call 541-942-1364. Those 21-and-older enjoy old-fashioned fun and entertainment. A catered dinner is available for purchase from 6-7:30 pm, This week’s performer: Richie G & Ma Beat (Americana, Country & Folk)

• Brewstation, 106 S. 6th St. Mediterranean & Pub food, No cover. All ages ‘til 8:30 pm For info: 541-942-8770 Meadow Rue (Bluegrass), 7:30-10:30 pm, & Ninkasi Harvest Party with drink specials

• Village Green Resort, Fireside Room, 725 Row River Rd. For more info: Call 541-942-2491 No Cover Charge Down Home Boys (multi-genre), 9-Midnight

On-Air Announcements for October 26th
Saturday, October 26, 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. Center Hours: Tue-Thu, 10 am-5 pm. Check out this online class: Tailored to Fit: Excel, Word & Quickbooks  allows students to learn new software at their own pace. 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:

• Model Railroad Show, Sat, 10 am-5 pm, ALSO: Sun, 10 am-4 pm, CG Armory, Free Great family-friendly event showcasing various size model trains. Marvel at the detail of landscapes the trains operate in and talk to model railroaders.

• 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

• 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.

• Happy Haunts Vintage Halloween Party, Sat, 3:30-5:30 pm, Historic Dr. Snapp House, 360 S. River Rd. Singing Creek Educational Center offers vintage 19th Century games, crafts, activities and spooky shadow puppet play. Event features a bake sale fundraiser, and meeting some ghosts from our town's history: Opal Whiteley, Bohemia Johnson, and Dr. Snapp. This event is candy and plastic free. Crafts are old-fashioned and made with real materials. Space is limited to 20 kids and their parent(s).Fee: $10 per child (best for ages 4- 12) Pre-registration is required. Sign up at: www.singingcreekcenter.org/event/happy-haunts-vintage-halloween-party

• Odd Fellows Halloween Costume Party, Sat, 5:30-8:30 pm, 317 E. Main St. A free, family-friendly event & costumes encouraged. 5:30 pm Potluck Dinner; 6:30 pm Witches dance Includes raffle of gift certificates from local businesses and games

• South Lane Women’s Neworking Inaugural Masquerade Ball, Sat, 6 pm-Midnight, WOE Fairgrounds Get dressed up in your favorite costume or ball gown and come dance the night away. The event features a Costume Contest, Live Music, food available, & open bar. For ages 21+ only. Overnight parking for RV's and Camping available for extra fee. Tickets are $25 individuals and $30 couple. Purchase at WOE Office, M-F, Noon to 4 pm or online at: www.slwn.ticketleap.com/masquerade-ball

• Cottage Theatre: The Complete Works of Wm Shakespeare (abridged & revised), 8 pm (also Sun 2:30 pm) Three daring actors take on the impossible: bring the entirety of Shakespeare’s work to life on stage in one fell swoop… all 37 plays in just 97 minutes in a high-speed, hysterical feat worthy of the Guinness Book of World Records. The actors careen wildly through all the comedies, histories, and tragedies using a trunk filled with ridiculous props and costumes. Tickets: Adults $25; Youth (18 & younger) $15 Info: www.cottagetheatre.org

■ MEALS: None

■ MEETINGS: None

■ MUSIC:

• Brewstation, 106 S. 6th St. No cover. All ages ‘til 8:30 pm For info: 541-942-8770 Greg Nestler Trio (rock/blues), 7:30-10:30 & Viking-themed Halloween Party (all ages until 9 pm) Beard Contest judging 7:30 pm; Costume Judging at 8 pm; All winners announced at 8:30 pm

• Village Green Resort, Fireside Room, 725 Row River Rd. For more info: Call 541-942-2491 No Cover Charge Lotus (jam band), 9-Midnight

On-Air Announcements for October 27th
Sunday, October 27, 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. Center Hours: Tue-Thu, 10 am-5 pm. Check out this fall class: Tailored to Fit: Excel, Word & Quickbooks, an online class that allows students to learn new software at their own pace. 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:

• Model Railroad Show, 10 am-4 pm, CG Armory, Free; Great family-friendly event showcasing various size model trains. Marvel at the detail of landscapes the trains operate in and talk to model railroaders.

• Cottage Theatre: The Complete Works of Wm Shakespeare (abridged & revised), 2:30 pm, 400 Village Dr. Three daring actors take on the impossible: bring the entirety of Shakespeare’s work to life on stage in one fell swoop… all 37 plays in just 97 minutes in a high-speed, hysterical feat worthy of the Guinness Book of World Records. The actors careen wildly through all the comedies, histories, and tragedies using a trunk filled with ridiculous props and costumes. Tickets: Adults $25; Youth (18 & younger) $15 Info: www.cottagetheatre.org

• 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 & live music

■ MEETINGS: None

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