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Kids In The Kitchen Workshop In Myrtle Point

The Master Food Preservers of Coos County will hold a “Kids in the Kitchen” workshop on Saturday, June 25th, from 10am to 2pm. This workshop will teach kids (along with their adult chaperones) the fundamentals of boiling water canning with the making of jam. They will get hands-on experience with preparing fruit, filling jars, loading [...]


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Fire Season Begins Friday, June 24th At 12:01 am

The Coos Forest Protective Association announces that fire season will officially begin at 12:01 am Friday, June 24th. The start of fire season means the end of unregulated outside burning for rural Coos, Curry and western Douglas County residents. The outside burning of debris piles and the use of burn barrels will be prohibited. Under Oregon [...]


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Helping Children Hear Well–Now Into Adulthood

Coos Health and Wellness advises that hearing plays an essential role in speech and language development, communication and social development. Even a small amount of hearing loss can have profound, negative effects on a child’s current and future quality of life. Without proper intervention, children with mild to moderate hearing loss do not perform as [...]


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Free Outdoor Concerts In Reedsport

The Riverfront Rhythms concert series is being presented for the summer of 2016. These are free outdoor concerts held at the Umpqua Discovery Center at 409 Riverfront Way. Here is the schedule:   * June 23rd—Done Deal—playing contemporary dance rock from the 60s to today.   * July 7th—Hot Wax—playing Doo Wop, 50s to 80s   * July 26th—234 Army Band [...]


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Tots, Tide pools, Kayaks, Canoes And More At South Slough

On Saturday, July 2nd, the South Slough will offer a program that focuses on life in the intertidal zone. From 10-11 am toddlers and their families will learn about critters that can be found on local docks and tide pools through interactive activities. Meet at the South Slough Interpretive Center. Call 541-888-5558 est. 121 [...]