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Posted: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 12:57 pm

Wednesday, Oct. 10

Residents’ Show & Tell

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, 56605 Sitka Drive, Otis

6 p.m. Discover what brings the new residents here and the creative directions they might take once they get settled. Light refreshments. Free and open to the public. Call 541-994-5485.

Alzheimer’s and other Dementia support group for caregivers

Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital

10-11:30 a.m. For those who have Alzheimer’s or dementia or care for someone who does. Understand these illnesses and how to cope with them. Call Laura Rollings Martin, MSW or Alice Pappagianis, OT, at 541-996-7328.

Roads End Water District Board meeting

Roads End Sanitary building, 1812 NE 64th St.

Noon. Meeting to discuss issues pertaining to water for Roads End residents.

Social Media Intermediate class

OCCC North Campus

6-9 p.m. with Misty Lambrecht in Room 222.

Learn about Facebook applications that can help your page be more “user friendly” as well as understanding insights, and creating Facebook ads. Cost is $30.

Thursday, Oct. 11

Dark and Stormy Night Mystery Series

Driftwood Public Library

4 p.m. A different mystery author will visit the library each Thursday afternoon in October to speak to readers about their work. Oct. 11 is Johnny Shaw, author of the books “Dove Season” and “Big Maria.” Shaw also is editor-in-chief of the online fiction quarterly, “Blood & Tacos.”

Local Health Care meeting

Yaquina Yacht Club, 750 SE Bay Blvd. Newport

Lincoln County Health Care for All-Oregon will meet at 7 p.m. Gordon (Mick) McLean will address the "Last-Best Alternative for Health Care Reform.” McLean's presentation will be followed by further discussion of rising health care costs, an update on the implementation of Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs) in Oregon, and introduction of the newly appointed members of the Citizens' Advisory Council to the local three-county CCO in our area.

For more info, call 541 563 3615, or visit hcao.org.

Websites and Blogs class

OCCC North Campus

6-9 p.m. with Misty Lambrecht in Room 222. Learn to design and launch your custom websites using this Wordpress. Cost is $30.

Friday, Oct. 12

Music from Swing Fever

Lincoln City Cultural Center

Concert at 7 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m. These Bay Area jazz pros are passionate about the witty and romantic tunes of the 1930s and 40s. Part of a concert series. A season ticket subscription is $90 up until the first concert on Oct. 12. Tickets for individual concerts are $20 each, or $25 at the door. Children 12 and under are free, if accompanied by a paid adult. To purchase tickets, drop by the LCCC, 540 NE Hwy. 101, or call 541-994-9994.

Saturday, Oct. 13

Fall Kite Festival

D River Wayside, Lincoln City

Saturday, Oct. 13 and Sunday, Oct. 14. This year’s theme is “Stars & Stripes.” Enjoy demonstrations by expert fliers, kid’s kite making, kit-making workshops and more fun in the sand. For more info, go to oregoncoast.org or call 800-452-2151.

Yachats Ladies Club Dinner and Auction for South Lincoln Resources Capital Campaign

Yachats Commons, Highway 101 & 4th Street, Yachats

A fundraiser to support many south county charities. Tickets are $40 and include the full dinner with wine and appetizers, door prizes, and entry into the auctions. For more info, call: 541-547-3205.

Breast health drop-in event

Driftwood Public Library, 801 SW Hwy 101

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn more about breast and cervical health. Free. The SCREEN program will be sharing the most current information about breast and cervical cancer screenings.

Tour of Salishan homes

Tours depart from the Pro Shop at Salishan Resort, 7760 N. Hwy 101, Gleneden Beach

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hosted by the Lincoln City chapter of the American Association of University

Women. Proceeds will fund college scholarships for young women, as well as the purchase of dictionaries for third grade students in Lincoln City. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 the day of the tour. Contact Ellen at 541-996-3649 or esunnes@embarqmail.com.

Devils Lake Water Improvement District Goal Setting Workshop

Lincoln City Council Chambers

10 a.m. Seeking public input on next steps in in the Devils Lake Plan. This will be a public meeting, but in order to solicit input an online survey has been created. A link can be found on Distirct website or its Facebook page.

Anniversary dinner

Kiawanda Community Center

6 p.m. Nestucca Valley Rural Firefighters and Nestucca Valley High School Cheerleaders will host a night of dinner and entertainment with Magician Hart Keene. Meal includes salad, Tri Tip, garlic mashed potatoes, dinner roll and dessert. Includes a silent auction. Cost is $30 per person, $50 per couple, and $15 for children under 12. Call 503-965-7900.

Tommy Hogan Band

Snug Harbor Bar & Grill, 5001 S.W. Highway 101

9 p.m. Cost: No cover. Call: 541-996-4976.

Sunday, Oct. 14

Handel's Messiah rehearsals

Kiwanda Community Center, Pacific City

Rehearsals will be held at 3 p.m. each Sunday in October and November.

Concerts will be Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. in Tillamook and Dec. 9 at 3 p.m. at Salishan. Dr. Albert Thompson will again be the director. No auditions for choir, only for soloists. All singers from high school age and up are welcome. Music books are provided or bring your own. Questions? Call Carol Rohlfing at 541-994-8531 or Dr. Thompson at 541-992-2114.

Bear Valley Special Road District board meeting

Salmon River Grange, 5371 Salmon River Hwy., Rose Lodge

7 p.m. Board will discuss road maintenance business.

Monday, Oct. 15

No substainability meeting

The Lincoln City Community Sustainability Committee will not meet in October due to a lack of quorum. Three seats are open; one of which must be a City resident, while the other two can be either a City or UGB resident. To submit an application contact the City Recorder at 541-996-2152 or download an application from LincolnCity.org. Meetings are typically at 6 p.m., each third Monday monthly in the Driftwood Library.

Tuesday, Oct. 16

International Experiences: Yemen with Ginny Seyhanli

Salishan Spa and Golf Resort

10 a.m. Presented by Oregon Coast Learning Institute. For more info, call 541-764-2444 or 541-764-2214.

Recital of Poetry & Fiction with Andres Berger-Kiss

Salishan Spa and Golf Resort

1:00 p.m. Presented by Oregon Coast Learning Institute. As a unique writer and poet, Andres will read some interesting selections from his poetry and fiction. For more info, call 541-764-2444 or 541-764-2214.

Planning Commission meeting rescheduled

The Lincoln City Planning Commission will not meet on Oct. 16. The public hearing scheduled for File ZOA 2012-05 regarding amendments to clear-vision requirements has been continued to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4. For more info call 541-996-1232 or e-mail planning @lincolncity.org.

Second Presidential debate screening

Driftwood Public Library Community Room

6 p.m. Free.

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