If you need assistance preparing for the GED Test, College Placement Tests or the National Career Readiness Certificate Tests, Lane Community College at Cottage Grove's Adult Skills Development Program can help. For more information call 541-463-4231 or visit Cottage Grove's LCC campus at 1275 S. River Rd.
If you own or are buying your home and land and need help with home repairs, St. Vinnie’s may be able to help. You may qualify for a 3 percent interest, no monthly payment loan offered by the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County. Assistance is available for roofs, foundations, dry rot, plumbing, electrical, heating systems, windows and doors, insulation, siding, paint and much more. For more information call Andy Clay at 541-687-5820 x128.
The Cottage Grove Hospital Auxiliary seeks community volunteers to staff the front desk and greet visitors, to help raise money to purchase much needed medical equipment for the hospital and clinic, and to participate in monthly social gatherings.
CGTV programs produced by local videographer Dan Holt( formerly aired on South Lane Television) can now be viewed online. Holt has now uploaded videos to YouTube which are available anytime on demand for free. A high speed Internet connection is required for computers and smart TVs to view the programs. The videos feature travel, concerts and health topics. To view them go to www.youtube.com/user/danholtvideo then click “videos.” A high speed Internet connection is required for computers and smart TVs to view the programs. For additional information call: 541-946-1445.
St. Vincent de Paul's Cars for a Cause Program accepts cars, trucks, motorcycles, RV's, boats and more. All proceeds from the sale of vehicles and recycled materials benefit St. Vinnie's charitable programs, including emergency assistance and shelter, and affordable housing. The program is located at 1175 Hwy 99N in Eugene. Hours are Monday-Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more information call 541-607-4541.
A free community meal is served on Sundays from 5-6 p.m. at the Cottage Grove Community Center at 700 E. Gibbs Ave. The meal is sponsored by service organizations and many caring area residents.
Enjoy the Cottage Grove United Methodist Church's community dinner on the First and Third Monday night of each month from 5-6 p.m. [except holiday weekends]
The full-course meal includes soup or salad, entree, side dishes and dessert. Adults $5 Kids 12 and younger eat for free.
The church is located at 334 Washington Ave.
For additional information call 541-942-3033.
The Cottage Grove 912 Project group meets on the FIRST and THIRD Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Stacy's Covered Bridge Restaurant. Meetings feature guest speakers on a variety of political issues. For additional information go to: email@example.com.
The Cottage Grove Campus Life Club is a non-denominational Christian youth outreach program for Middle & High School students. Meets during the school year.
Mondays 7 pm: High School Group meets in the game room above Domino's Pizza (next to CG Post Office).
Tuesdays 7 pm Middle School Group meets at Riverside Community Church, 1255 S. River Rd.
Club meetings blend food, music, games and a short Bible-based talk that ends with prayer. For more information call CG Campus Life Director Tim Sinclair at 541-285-4812.
The Caregiving Network of Cottage Grove meets on the FIRST Monday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cottage Grove Bible Church, 1200 E. Quincy Ave. It's potluck lunch, often with a guest speaker. All meetings are free and open to the public. For more information call 541-942-3108.
"Cafe 60" Senior Meals Program offers lunch at Noon today at Cottage Grove's Riverview Terrace on Main and River Road. All are welcome. Suggested donation: $3 for 60+ year-olds, $8 for under 60-year-olds. To reserve a meal call Star at 541-682-3353.
A Veterans Support Group meets every Tuesday at 3 p.m. at the Healing Matrix, 632 Main St. Representatives and caseworkers from the VA are available once a month to help veterans connect to resources and benefits.
Trinity Lutheran Church offers a free Community Meal on Tuesdays from 5-6 p.m. The church is located on the corner of Qunicy Avenue and South Sixth Street.
The Cottage Grove Garden Club invites new members to join the club. It meets on the FIRST TUESDAY of each month at 6 p.m. at the CG First Presbyterian Church on Third and Adams. Meet fellow gardeners, learn new skills, hear informational speakers and share knowledge and experience.
The Middlefield Ladies Golf Club meets Wednesdays at 8:30 am with golf at 9:00 am. There is a 9-hole group and an 18 hole group. Ladies can play free on their first visit. For more information call Phyllis Gowling at 942-9665.
"Cafe 60" is offered by the Senior Meals Program on Wednesdays at Noon at Cottage Grove's Riverview Terrace on Main and River Road. The suggested donation is $3 for 60+-year-olds and $8 for under 60-year-olds. All are welcome. To reserve a meal call Starr at 541-682-3353.
Calling all Pinochle Players. The Cottage Grove Senior Center is looking for players who are any age, men and women to play at the Community Center on Wednesdays and Fridays from 1-4 p.m. The Senior Center is located inside the CG Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs Ave.