Public Service Announcements

Free Fishing And Crabbing To Start New Year

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife wants to help anglers celebrate the new year with a free fishing weekend on December 31st and January 1st. This Saturday and Sunday, fishing, crabbing and clamming in Oregon will be free. That means no licenses, tags or endorsements are needed on those days. While many might not [...]


Friday December 30 2016

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Class For Lovers Of Chocolate In Myrtle Point

[ January 14, 2017; 10:00 AM; ] The Coos County OSU Master Food Preserver volunteers will get you in the mood for Valentine's Day as they present a chocolate tasting class. It's called The Sweet Seduction of Chocolate, on Saturday, January 14th from 10am to 2pm. Taught by Registered Dietitian Stephanie Polizzi and MFP volunteers, the class will cover the history of [...]


Wednesday December 28 2016

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Detour In Effect At Siltcoos Beach To Protect Shore Birds

A new seasonal detour is now in place for ATV riders at Siltcoos Beach, south of Florence, to protect the winter habitat of western snowy plover. From now through March 14th, riders are being directed to the beach by way of the newly constructed Breach North OHV Trail, 600 feet north of the traditional access [...]


Wednesday December 28 2016

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Auditions For Fiddler On The Roof Junior

New Artists Productions will be conducting auditions for their spring production, Fiddler on the Roof Junior on Sunday and Monday, January 15th and 16th at the Sprague Community Theater. Auditions will be held from 1:30 to 4pm on January 15th…..and from 6:30 to 8pm on January 16th. This classic musical is set in the [...]


Tuesday December 27 2016

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Free Discussion About Seafood and Fishing in Oregon

[ January 21, 2017; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; ] Sometimes finding truly local seafood can be difficult along the Oregon coast. A discussion about some of the challenges regarding seafood is the focus of “Fish Tales: Traditions and Challenges of Seafood in Oregon,” a free conversation with Jennifer Burns Bright on Saturday, January 21st from 5:30 to 7pm at the Coos History Museum.   Jennifer Burns [...]


Tuesday December 27 2016

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Free Computer Lab And Facebook Workshops

[ January 11, 2017; 10:00 AM; ] The Coos Bay Library will be offering a free drop-in computer lab for users with general questions about computers. It will be held on Wednesday, January 11th from 10am to 12 Noon in the library's Cedar Room. This computer lab is free of charge and no registration is required. This lab is intended for computer [...]


Friday December 23 2016

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Master Gardener Training Courses In Coos Bay

[ January 12, 2017; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; ] The Coos County Extension Service is offering a 10-week Master Gardener training course beginning January 12th. Master Gardeners are volunteer educators who share effective gardening practices with the community through garden seminars and involvement in plant sales and community booths. Training for the program comes through OSU professionals and local experts who offer research-based [...]


Friday December 23 2016

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Free Community Breakfast Every Saturday

[ February 28, 2017; 7:00 AM; ] Every Saturday, enjoy a free breakfast at College Park Community Church. There will be oatmeal and scrambled eggs every Saturday morning, but also: pancakes, cinnamon rolls, french toast, fruit salad, home-made bread and other items when they are available. Come to 25-48 Newmark Avenue every Saturday from 7 to 9am. This is free Community [...]


Friday December 23 2016

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Flood Warning For South Fork Coquille River At Myrtle Point

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the South Fork Coquille river at Myrtle Point, from this morning to tonight. At 12:15am on Thursday, December 15th the stage was 29.9 feet—minor flooding is forecast. The South Fork Coquille river at Myrtle Point is expected to reach minor flooding by 9am this morning [...]


Thursday December 15 2016

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All Night Party At Boys And Girls Club

[ December 31, 2016; 8:30 PM; ] It’s time for the 10th annual New Year’s Eve All Night Party at the Boys and Girls Club of Southwestern Oregon. This year they will be 'Dancing Through the Decades' from 8:30pm on Saturday, December 31st until 7am on January 1st. This event is for 5th--8th grade students. Tickets are $25 if purchased before [...]


Tuesday December 13 2016

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