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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.

Beds for Freezing Nights seeks men & women to staff a local emergency warming shelter on freezing nights. For details go to www.freezingnights.com

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

Mark Your Calendar - Upcoming Events
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 to Tuesday, November 19, 2019

EVENT: 11/21: Chamber’s Business after Hours Networking, Thu, 5:30 pm, Village Green Resort, Info: 541-942-2411

EVENT: 11/22: Buddhist Talk on Gratitude, Fri, 6 pm, First Presbyterian Church, 216 S. Third St.

MUSIC: 11/22: The Fiddlin’ Big Sue Band (“Sue-grass”), Friday, 6:30 pm, Saginaw Vineyard, 80247 Delight Valley Rd.

EVENT: 11/23: Small Business Saturday Turkey (soft toy) Drop, Sat, Noon, All-America City Square

EVENT: 11/26: Science Pub, Tue, 5-7 pm, Axe & Fiddle, 657 E. Main St. Topic: Fruit & Nut Exploration in Pacific NW

EVENT: 11/29-12/31: Village Green Resort Christmas Village, Weekends, 5-8:30 pm, Admission: Adults $10; Kids (under 10) Free. More info: www.villagegreenresortandgardens.com

SALE: 11/30: Holiday Bazaar (Youth Bowlers Benefit), Sat, 10 am-4 pm, CG Armory, 628 E. Washington Ave.

EVENT: 11/30: Swinging Bridge Ribbon Cutting, Saturday, 10 am, South River Road

SALE: 11/30: South Lane Womens Network Christmas Holiday Shopping, Sat, 11 am-5 pm, VFW Post, 3160 Hillside Dr.

MUSIC: 11/30: Jill Cohn Concert, Sat, 7:30-9:30 pm, Cottage Events Venue, 2915 Row River Rd. Info: www.jillcohn.com

EVENT: 12/06: Watershed Council Winter Soirée, Fri, 6-10 pm, Armory, Council Members $30/Non-Members $40

PLAY: 12/06: Cottage Theatre: Oliver! Weekends thru Dec 22, Thu-Sat, 8 pm; Sun, 2:30 pm; www.cottagetheatre.org

SALE: 12/6-8: Historic Dr. Snapp House Christmas Bazaar, Fri, 4-8 pm; Sat, 10 am-8 pm; Sun, 11 am-3 pm; 360 S. Rv Rd

EVENT: 12/07: Christmas in Cottage Grove, All-day events at multiple locations, includes the Tree Lighting with Santa

FILM: 12/07: CG Cinema Guild Family Holiday Program, Sat, 7 pm, Opal Center, 513 E. Main St., Free admission

EVENT: 12/07: CG Carousel Fundraiser: A Christmas Carol told by Rickie Birran, Sat, 6 pm, Calvary Chapel, Tkts: $15

PLAY: 12/13-15: Creative Chaos: A Chaotic Christmas Spectacular, Fri-Sat, 7 pm; Sun, 2 pm, Opal Center, Tkts: $12

SALE: 12/14: Shady Oaks Christmas Gift Boutique, Sat, 9 am-4 pm, 77380 Hwy 99S, Food available for purchase To purchase vendor space send email to christmasgiftboutique@gmail.com

On-Air Announcements for November 15th
Friday, November 15, 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. 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:

• Trinity Lutheran Church Christmas Treasures Sale, 9-5 (Also Sat 9-3) Sixth & Quincy Ave. Sleigh Loads of all things Christmas & crafting supplies at great prices. Soup Lunch served 11 am-2 pm (takeouts available). Proceeds benefit South Valley Resource Alliance transportation costs to bring food here on first & third Fridays

• 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

     Anime for Teens, 4-5:30 pm, Introduction to producing Japanese file/TV style animation

• 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

• Friday Food Share, 3:30 pm, Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. The South Valley Resource Alliance (SVRA) Volunteers partner with Food for Lane County to supply residents with additional food resources to ensure their nutritional needs are met for those with incomes up to 200% of the federal poverty level. For more info visit www.southvalleyresourcealliance.org

• 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.

■ MEALS:

• Elks Club Steak Feed, 5-7:30 pm 755 N. River Rd. Adults $9 Menu: Steak (grilled to order), baked potatoes, green beans, roll, salad & dessert

• VFW Dinner, 5:30 pm 3160 Hillside Dr. Adults, $9; Under 12, $3, Under 5, Free; Meal w/o Entree = $5 Menu: Spaghetti, 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

• Magnolia Gardens Penny Poker Game, 6 pm, 1425 Daugherty Ave. RSVP 541-514-2485 (pennies provided)

• London Grange, 6 pm, 72746 London Rd. (MP 10)

■ MUSIC:

• Axe & Fiddle, 657 E Main St. Phone: 541-942-5942 Website: axeandfiddle.com/calendar Live entertainment most nights… Call for performer info.

• 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: Calvary Creek (classic pop, rock & folk)

• Brewstation, 106 S. 6th St. No cover. All ages ‘til 8:30 pm For info: 541-942-8770 Jessie Boden Band (rock), 7:30-10:30 pm

• Village Green Resort, Fireside Room, 725 Row River Rd. For more info: Call 541-942-2491 No Cover Charge Joanne Broh (jazz/blues/soul), 9-Midnight

On-Air Announcements for November 16th
Saturday, November 16, 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. 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:

• Trinity Lutheran Church Christmas Treasures Sale, 9 am-3 pm; Sixth & Quincy Ave. Sleigh Loads of all things Christmas & crafting supplies at great prices. Soup Lunch served 11 am-2 pm (takeouts available). Proceeds benefit South Valley Resource Alliance transportation costs to bring food here on first & third Fridays

• Humane Society Christmas Bazaar, 9 am-5 pm, (also on Sunday 9-5) Elks Lodge, 755 N. River Rd. Great selection at affordable prices to get you in the Christmas Spirit. All proceeds benefit animals in our community.

• Fall Bird Walk, 9-11 am, Row River Nature Park, 33301 Row River Rd. Join the Coast Fork Birders for a fall bird walk led by Grace Fowler-Gore. This beginner-friendly outing welcomes participants of all birding abilities to observe feathered friends. For details of what to bring & wear visit: www.coastfork.org

• Calvary Chapel Second Annual Harvest Festival, 10 am-1pm, 1445 N. Pacific Hwy. Individuals and families are invited to enjoy games, crafts, chili and more. Info: www.CalvaryChapelCottageGrove.com

• Lovely Ladies 2nd Annual Holiday Bazaar, 10 am-4 pm, The Cottage Events Venue, 2915 Row River Rd. Features 15+ vendors offering a great selection of handcrafted goods and consultants from your favorite direct sales companies. Delicious lunch options available.

• South Valley Winter Market, Saturday, 1-4 pm, CG Armory, 628 E. Washington Ave. Weekly event features local farmers and artisans offering their wares, crafts for kids, food and live music. Eat fresh and buy local in the Grove!

• 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.

      Drop-In Tech Help, 10 am-Noon, All ages can bring smart phones, tablets or laptops or use the library’s computer for informal tech help form Library staff and volunteers.

• Opal Center & Cinema Guild: Cheap Thrills, 7 pm, 513 E. Main St., Free Admission (donations welcome) A colorful collection of curiosities on 16mm film. This is a unique opportunity to view two reels of rare cartoons and early stop motion shorts from some of the most creative personalities in animated film history. Featuring the works of Winsor McCay, Earl Hurd, Walt Disney, E.C. Segar, Paul Terry, Friz Freleng, Otto Foky, Norman McLaren and many others. Free but donations always appreciated.

■ MEALS: None

■ MEETINGS: None

■ MUSIC:

• Brewstation, 106 S. 6th St. No cover. All ages ‘til 8:30 pm For info: 541-942-8770 Robert Meade (Sing-a-Long to Beatles’ music), 7-10 pm

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

On-Air Announcements for November 17th
Sunday, November 17, 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. 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:

• Masonic Lodge Community Breakfast, 8-11 am, 33322 Row River Rd. Adults-$6 ($5 w/ can of food) Menu: Eggs, sausage, ham, French toast, pancakes, potatoes, biscuits & gravy, juice, tea & coffee

• 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