This Month on the Coast

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October Events in the Florence Area

Oct. 6
3-Day Great Glass Float Search and Giveaway Begins
Pick up information starting in the afternoon
Florence Visitor’s Center
www.florencechamber.com
 
First Friday Fish Fry
5 to 7 p.m.
$7 per person
St. Mary Our Lady of the Dunes
85060 Highway 101
 
Oct. 7
Single Moms and Widows Oil Change
9:30 a.m. to noon
Free for single moms and widows; no diesel engines
Florence Church of the Nazarene
1536 12th St.
 
Warm Current Free Surf Lessons and Water Safety
10 a.m. to noon
Open to youth aged 8+
South Jetty
www.warmcurrent.org/
 
Scrapbook Fun Fest on the Coast
10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Tickets required
Three Rivers Casino Resort
www.scrapbookfunfest.com/
 
Florence Area Democratic Club
11 a.m.
Open to public
Siuslaw Public Library
 
Author Gail Elliott Downs Presents “The Black Suitcase Mystery”
Oregon Coast Military Museum’s Quarterly Military Heritage Day
2 to 4 p.m.
Open to public
Florence Municipal Airport
 
7th annual Wine & Chowder Trail
2-5 p.m. — Wine Trail
Tickets required
Historic Old Town Florence
www.florencechamber.com
 
Airto Moreira Band
7 p.m.
Tickets required
Florence Events Center
www.airto.com/
 
George Mann
7 p.m.
Tickets required
Class Act Theater
catproductions.org
 
Oct. 8
7th annual Wine & Chowder Trail
2-5 p.m. — Chowder Trail
Tickets required
Historic Old Town Florence
www.florencechamber.com
 
Oct. 9
SAPPSA meeting
3:30 p.m.
Open to public
Siuslaw Public Library
 
Florence City Council Meeting
5:30 p.m.
Open to public
Florence City Hall
 
Oct. 10
Community Meeting on Jobs and Housing
5 to 7 p.m.
Open to public
Florence Events Center
ci.florence.or.us
 
Us TOO Florence
Prostate Cancer Support Group
5 to 7 p.m.
Open to public
Presbyterian Church of the Siuslaw
541-999-4239
 
Oct. 11
RAIN Fall Kickoff
8 a.m.
Open to public
Beachcomber Pub
 
Florence Garden Club and BRING Recycling
1 p.m.
Open to public
Presbyterian Church of The Siuslaw
 
Dunes City Council Meeting
6 p.m.
Open to public
Dunes City Hall
 
Oct. 12
Chamber Noon Forum “Get Funded”
11:45 a.m.
Lunch purchase not necessary
Three Rivers Casino
www.florencechamber.com
 
Advance Care Planning Workshop
With Peace Harbor Medical Center
1 to 3 p.m.
Open to public 18 and older
Lane Community College Florence Center, Room 103
541-997-3418
 
Integrative Cancer Care with the Cancer Health and Education Group
1:30 p.m.
Open to public
Siuslaw Public Library
 
Oct. 13
Florence MS Support Group
Second Friday
For info, contact 541997-8205 or 541-999-1608
 
Coastal Women Veterans Luncheon
11:30 a.m.
Bridgewater Restaurant, 1297 Bay St.
All women veterans are invited and encouraged to attend
RSVP to 209-747-8459 or [email protected]
 
Oct. 14
10th anniversary Dive for a Cure
Sponsored by Eugene Skin Divers Supply
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park
diveforacure.org/register.html
 
Oktoberfest
11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tickets required
Florence Events Center
 
Wiener Dog Races
3 p.m.
Registration required
Florence Events Center
541-999-6077
 
2nd Saturday Gallery Tour
3 to 5 p.m.
Various locations in Florence
2ndSaturdayGalleryTour.com
 
Oct. 15
Wandering Reel Traveling Film Festival
2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Tickets required
City Lights Cinemas
www.wanderingreel.org
 
Oct. 17
Us TOO Florence
Prostate Cancer Support Group
Noon to 1:00 p.m.  
Open to public
Ichiban Restaurant
541-999-4239
 
Rhody Society Meeting
6:30 p.m.
Open to public
Presbyterian Church of The Siuslaw
541-997-3082, www.siuslawars.org
 
Oct. 19
Good Life 2017 Boomer & Senior Expo
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Open to public
Florence Events Center
 
Florence Senior Center Business After Hours
5 to 7 p.m.
Open to public
Florence Senior Center
 
Siuslaw News DACA Forum
7 p.m.
Open to public
City Lights Cinemas
 
Oct. 20
PNW Hula Fridays on the Central Oregon Coast
2 to 3 p.m.
Registration required
3149 Oak St.
www.facebook.com/PNWHula/
 
Boys & Girls Club Senior-Senior Homecoming Gala
6 to 9 p.m.
Tickets required
Three Rivers Casino Resort
541-902-0304
 
“Greater Tuna”
7 p.m.
Tickets required
Class Act Theater
catproductions.org
 
Oct. 21
Yard Debris Disposal Day
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Disposal fee required
Kingwood and 27th streets
 
2nd annual Bras for a Cause
Soroptimist International of Florence
6 p.m.
Tickets required; bra sponsors available
Florence Events Center
 
“Greater Tuna”
7 p.m.
Tickets required
Class Act Theater
catproductions.org
 
Oct. 22
“Greater Tuna”
2 p.m.
Tickets required
Class Act Theater
catproductions.org
 
Oct. 26
SEACoast presents Ballets with a Twist
6:30 p.m. — pre-concert talk
7 p.m. — show time
Tickets required
Florence Events Center
www.seacoastea.org/
 
Oct. 27
Scare-CROW “Nightmares” Haunted Maze
6 to 9 p.m.
$5 entry
CROW Center for the Performing Arts
3120 Highway 101
www.crowkids.com
 
“Greater Tuna”
7 p.m.
Tickets required
Class Act Theater
catproductions.org
 
Oct. 28
Scare-CROW “Nightmares” Haunted Maze
6 to 9 p.m.
$5 entry
CROW Center for the Performing Arts
3120 Highway 101
www.crowkids.com
 
“Greater Tuna”
7 p.m.
Tickets required
Class Act Theater
catproductions.org
“The Rocky Horror Picture Show”
9 p.m.
Tickets required
Audience participation and costumes encouraged
City Lights Cinemas
CityLightsCinemas.com
 
Oct. 29
“Greater Tuna”
2 p.m.
Tickets required
Class Act Theater
catproductions.org
 
Jazz Kings — “Keep Your Sunny Side Up”
2 p.m.
Tickets required
Florence Events Center
www.theshedd.org/jazzkings1718
 
Oct. 30
Scare-CROW “Nightmares” Haunted Maze
6 to 9 p.m.
$5 entry
CROW Center for the Performing Arts
3120 Highway 101
www.crowkids.com
 
Oct. 31
Trick or Treat in Florence Old Town
3 to 5 p.m.
Open to youth and families
Historic Old Town Florence
 
Scare-CROW “Nightmares” Haunted Maze
6 to 9 p.m.
$5 entry
CROW Center for the Performing Arts
3120 Highway 101
www.crowkids.com