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Zonta Club Garage Sale 

The Annual Zonta Club Garage Sale will take place on Saturday, August 18, from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, at Pony Village Mall, 1611 Virginia Avenue, North Bend.

This fundraiser offers quality merchandise priced to sell: Furniture, housewares, dishes, clothes, tools, electronics and more.

The mission of Zonta International is to improve the legal, economic, health, educational, and professional status of women and girls locally and world-wide through service and advocacy.

Sixes River Fire Concert at Sprague Theatre

The Sixes River Fire Department is raising funds with a benefit concert on August 17 and 18 at the Sprague Theatre in Bandon. All profits will be going directly to the Sixes Fire Department so they can purchase new airtanks to replace expired ones. This is vital equipment and the firefighters cannot fight fire safely or effectively without these airtanks!

The concert will be held at the Sprague Theatre in Bandon and The Kingston Trio will be headlining featuring Soul Pie! This is truly some amazing music and all the profits will go to a great cause! For tickets: go to or click the 1st link below for August 17th, and the 2nd link for August 18th. We will see you all there!

Coquille Kiwanis Club's Annual Community Yard Sale

The Coquille Kiwanis Club will be hosting their “Annual Community Yard Sale” at Sturdivant Park in Coquille on Saturday, August 18, 2018. Over the past 26 years, the sale has grown to 126 spaces that people rent to sale their wares. This major fundraiser is one of the largest community yard sales in Oregon with over 75,000 square feet of treasures and is a great opportunity for shoppers to pick up some bargains.

The gates open to the public at 8:00 a.m. No early birds. Our 20’ x 10’ spaces are $25.00 and a few spaces are still available for rent. For information contact Christy Brance at 541-396-2415. All the proceeds from our space rentals go to “Serving the Children of the World” which is the Kiwanis mission.

Our club meets at 6:00 pm the first and second Tuesday of the month at Colonial Mexican Restaurant in Coquille.

Please join us August 18th at our “Annual Community Yard Sale” and help us make this another successful event.

Library Fair For Volunteers

Coos Bay Public Library will be hosting a FREE Volunteer Fair on Friday, August 24 from 10:30am-1:30pm in the Coos Bay Library’s Myrtlewood Room.

The Volunteer Fair will be an excellent opportunity to make connections with local organizations looking for volunteers. Individuals looking to become more involved in the community and learn new skills are encouraged to attend. Volunteer in your community to meet people, learn new skills and expand your resume while helping others!

This event is FREE and open to all members of the public. Please call 269-1101 for further information.

Please note: Due to limited space, all organizations must register with the library prior to staffing the fair.

Start the New Year by Helping to Saving Lives!

AARP is Recruiting Volunteers for Coos Bay, North Bend

Start the New Year by Helping to Saving Lives!

If you’re passionate about safety, enjoy helping others and strive to make your community a better place, then AARP Driver Safety would like to meet you.

We have immediate openings in the southern coastal area covering Coos Bay, North Bend.

Please note that all AARP Driver Safety volunteer positions are unpaid. However, volunteers are reimbursed for approved out-of-pocket expenses, such as mileage, parking and basic supplies.

If you have a prior teaching, training or an instructor background, or have been an associated with driving, such as in law enforcement, trucking, taxi driving or if you just like interfacing and helping people, we would love to tell you more about this opportunity.

 Go to and fill out the online application.

Volunteer to Help Families!

South Coast Family Harbor needs your help! We are in need of volunteers for our program. If you like to work with children we have a place for you.  We can also use help with answering phones, fund raising and washing donations and sorting them.  We also need Board Members.  If you can’t volunteer maybe you can help with a donation to the baby closet.  We are in need of diapers and pull ups size 4 -6  and wipes.  We take gently used items so if you are looking for a place to donate your items we would love to have them.  We take just about anything that a baby or child under 5 might use.  Thank you.

Call 541-982-3090 or visit the website at

Bay Area Hospital Auxiliary Needs Volunteers!

If you are looking for a fun, rewarding volunteer opportunity, Bay Area Hospital Auxiliary is the place for you! Auxiliary members assist hospital personnel throughout the hospital by transporting patients in wheelchairs, delivering flowers, assisting in the gift shop and much, much more. By volunteering only for only one four-hour shift a week, you will be helping your community and the hospital doing a valuable service.

Applications are available at Bay Area Hospital Front Desk, ER volunteer desk and OPI desk or online at:

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