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Stacks of memories at the library
Stacks of memories at the library

Lincoln City’s Driftwood Public Library will be a particularly meaningful setting for a celebration of the life of Lawrence Paul Holloran on Saturday, Oct 6.

When Larry and his wife, Freda, moved to Lincoln City there was no public...

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We vol got to help out

For every kind-hearted soul there is the perfect cause, and organizers of the Lincoln City volunteer fair are dedicated to matching up the two.

Scheduled for Friday, Sept. 28, from 10 am to 2 pm at the Lincoln City Cultural Center, the event...

Be part of a large-scale effort
Be part of a large-scale effort

Fish-friendly volunteers are being sought to lend a hand at the Salmon River Hatchery near Lincoln City this fall, with shifts starting Monday, Oct. 1.

Operated by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, the hatchery releases 200,000...

Here’s summit to think about

There is still time to be part the 2018 Pacific NW Marine Technology Summit, which will flood Newport with expertise and entrepreneurism in October.

The summit will kick off on Wednesday, Oct. 10, with ship tours of the R/V Oceanus at 4 pm...

Taking the flukes out of whale tracking
Taking the flukes out of whale tracking

The increasingly personal science of whale tracking will be the subject of the Saturday, Sept. 22, meeting of the American Cetacean Society’s Oregon Chapter at Newport Public Library.

In a presentation titled “Sharing the Science:...

Just the ticket
Just the ticket

The Newport 60+ Activity Center will be offering a pair of trips that go well beyond the group’s regular local hikes this Monday, Sept. 24, when it hosts a special presentation by Laura Hernandez from Collette Travel.

Hernandez will...

Child care is an issue. No kidding.

The challenges caused by lack of child care on the Oregon Coast will be center stage at a Tuesday, Sept. 25, panel discussion hosted by the Central Oregon Coast Chapter of the National Organization for Women.

Titled “Crisis in Child Care...

Burst into flamenco
Burst into flamenco

If you’ve been fascinated by flamenco but were waiting for the right opportunity to try it, here’s your chance.

Dancer and singer Sophia Solano will offer an introduction to the dynamic dances of Southern Spain, starting on Sunday,...

Keep on keeping on
Keep on keeping on

The Heceta Lighthouse Interpretive Center staff have decided to labor on through September. Previously, tours of the Keepers’ Home were only available Memorial Weekend through Labor Day, but due to the popularity of viewing the interior of the...

Mental floss

Samaritan Health Services will host an Adult-Focused Mental Health First Aid course this Tuesday, Sept. 18, in Newport, This free eight-hour training provides participants with the tools to identify signs of a mental health problem or crisis and get...

There’s lotus to learn
There’s lotus to learn

Guests at the Thursday, Sept. 6, Coastal Arts Guild lunch will hear Portland artist Wrenna Monet talk about transcendental art and the traumatic accident that set her on a new path.

In 2010, Monet was the victim of an accident while working as a...