The monthly meetings are held on the third Saturday at 10 am in the Shepherd Room of the Cottage Grove Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave. For additional information call Holli at 541-463-4217
OCT 21 Buster Keaton Film Night at 7:30 pm
NOV 18 Mosby Creek Ranch
DEC No program - Happy Holidays!
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 $6.50 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
Throughout the year the Crafty Mercantile offers a wide variety of craft classes for people of all ages and special needs. For specific information on upcoming classes call Michelle at 541-514-0704.
The Cottage Grove Public Library offers a unique opportunity to learn more about Islamic culture. The month-long display features books, films, music and art focused on Islamic culture.
The following special events are scheduled from 6-8 pm:
• Monday, Oct. 2: What It’s Like To Be Muslim In Oregon - Short film and conversation with Ibrahim Hamide and Hanan Elsherif
• Monday, Oct. 9: Muhammad: Legacy Of A Prophet - Documentary film from 2002, tells the story of Muhammad
• Monday, Oct, 16: Inside Islam: What A Billion Muslims Really Think - Documentary film from 2009, features a worldwide Gallup poll conducted over 6 years.
• Tuesday, Oct, 24: Mansoor Shams, Muslim Marine - Short film and live (Skype) conversation with Mansoor Shams, U.S. Marine Veteran, business owner, and youth leader.
Festivities are from 5-8 pm in the Safari Village in Winston, OR for families with children to enjoy a safe, calm and non-spooky Halloween with the animals. The event features trick-or-treating, animal shows, snacks, ambassador cheetah appearances, a Safari Village dressed in lights, a haunted hayride and more.
Tickets: $5 per person at the door or pre-purchase online (to avoid general admission line)
For more information & to purchase advanced tickets: Visit www.wildlifesafari.net or call guest services at 541-679-6761.
The Willamette Cascade Model Railroad Club, City of Cottage Grove and the Cottage Grove Chamber of Commerce are hosting the largest model railroad show in Lane County at the CG Armory. Talk to knowledgeable railroading experts and enjoy the impressive detail featured in the minature displays of various size trains that circle through them.
Show Hours: Friday, October 27 from 4-8 pm; Saturday & Sunday 10 am to 5 pm.
Held in the Fellowship Hall of Creswell Presbyterian Church on the corner of South 4th & C Streets.
Harvest Dinner 5-7:30 pm Menu: Turkey & Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Green Beans, Cranberries, Coleslaw, Rolls & Pie Tickets: Adults $9; Children 5-12 yrs $4, Preschoolers eat free
Country Store Hours: Noon-7:30 pm Features Christmas items, Handcrafts & Festive Bags, Baked Goods & Quilt Raffle