Weekly events calendar updated March 10, 2011

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald


Alcoholics Anonymous -- Two meetings in Mount Shasta: 8 to 9 a.m., Mercy Medical Center, conference room, 914 Pine St.; and 7 to 8 p.m., hall behind St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Pine and Alma St. (530) 225-8955.

Al-Anon family group -- 7 p.m., Church of the Nazerene, 415 Evergreen Ln., Yreka; 842-2689.

American Legion -- Chula Unit 92 meets 1st Monday monthly, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall, 232 Broadway Ave., McCloud; 964-2030.

Narcotics Anonymous -- 7 p.m., 312 Alma St., Mount Shasta; pager: 842-7502.

Peace meetings -- Women Building Bridges for Peace meet 2nd and 4th Mon. evenings, monthly, call for time and location; 926-3417 or 926-6836.

Railroad breakfast -- A get together for retired and working railroad crews out of Dunsmuir. Meet last Mon. monthly, 10 a.m., Tree House, Mount Shasta.

Siskiyou Domestic Violence and Crisis Center --  Peer group counseling session, 5 to 6:30 p.m., 118 Ranch Ln., Yreka; 842-6629 or hotline, 1-877-842-4068.

Soup Mondays -- Noon, Dunsmuir Community Resource Center, 4103 Pine Street, Dunsmuir. Good soup with fellow community members; 235-4005.

Toddler playgroup -- 10 a.m., Mount Shasta Community Resource Center, 109 E. Lake St., Mount Shasta. Games, music, arts and crafts, story time; 926-1400.


A Course in Miracles -- Study group, meets at 3 p.m.; 938-1528 for info.

Aglow meeting -- Mt. Shasta Aglow meets 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Coffee Connection, Mount Shasta. Share God’s blessings; hear inspirational speakers. Men and women invited; 926-2396, 468-2353 or 235-4479.

Al-Anon family group -- For women only. 3 p.m., Dunsmuir Library, 5714 Dunsmuir Ave., Dunsmuir.

Alcoholics Anonymous -- 7 to 8 p.m., Lake Shastina Community Center, 15244 Driftwood Ln., Lake Shastina; (530) 225-8955.

Caregiver support group -- Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday monthly, 10 a.m., Oakridge Mobile Estates clubhouse, 400 Hiram Page Rd. (off Oregon St.), Yreka; 459-3501.

Motorcycle meeting -- Christian Motorcyclist Association/Siskiyou Servants business meeting, 3rd Tuesday monthly, 6 p.m., Ming’s Restaurant, Yreka; 598-0608.

Rotary -- Mount Shasta Rotary Club meets weekly, 12:15 p.m., Lalo’s Restaurant, 520 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta; 926-6122.

Siskiyou Adult School -- Meets 4 to 8 p.m. at Jefferson High School, 720 Rockfellow Dr., Mount Shasta. Enrollment open throughout school year. Earn high school diploma or study for GED. Study in class, at home or both. Program designed for individual needs; 926-0425.

Toddler playgroup -- And story time, 2 p.m. For parents and children, birth to 5 years. Includes music, arts and crafts and interactive play. Kids’ Factory, 4103 Pine St., Dunsmuir; 235-4005.

Toddler playgroup -- 1 to 2 p.m., McCloud Community Resource Center, 304 W. Minnesota Ave., McCloud. For parents and children, birth to 5 years. Arts and crafts, story time, music and interactive play. Refreshments; 964-3250.


Bridge club -- Mount Shasta Duplicate Bridge Club, 7 p.m., Mount Shasta City Park recreation building. Visitors welcome; 926-2767.

Chess club -- Mount Shasta Chest Club, 6 p.m., George Washington Manor, 1020 Kingston Rd., Mount Shasta. Round Robin Tournament 926-3608.

Masonics -- Siskiyou Masonic Lodge #297 meets 1st Wednesday monthly, 7 p.m., Mount Shasta Community Center, 629 Alder St., Mount Shasta; 926-2419.

Narcotics Anonymous -- 7 p.m., Mountain View Apartments, common room, 268 E. Lake St., Weed. Call pager, 842-7502.

New mom’s support -- Group meets 1st and 3rd Wednesday monthly, 10 to noon, Mount Shasta Community Resource Center, 109 E. Lake St., Mount Shasta. Share challenges, questions and celebrations with new moms. Dads are welcome; 926-1400.

Republican meeting -- Siskiyou County Republican Central Committee meets 3rd Wednesday monthly. Dinner, 6 p.m.; business meeting, 7 p.m.; 926-4575 or 842-4400.

Rotary -- Dunsmuir Rotary Club meets weekly, 7:05 a.m., Dunsmuir Brewery Works, 5701 Dunsmuir Ave., Dunsmuir; 235-5735.

St. Anthony bingo -- 6:15 p.m., doors open, 5:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church Parish Hall, Mount Shasta.

Story time -- Dunsmuir Library story time and a snack, 3 to 4 p.m., 5714 Dunsmuir Ave., Dunsmuir. Info: 235-2035.

Story time -- Weed Friends of the Library and Mountain View Early Head Start offers story time, 11:15 a.m., Weed Library, 780 S. Davis Ave.; 938-4769.

Toddler playgroup -- 2nd and 4th Wednesday monthly, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Weed Community Resource Center, 590 Main St., Weed. For ages 0-5 and parents/caretakers. Age-appropriate activities, games, crafts, story time; 938-2426.

Wheat-gluten allergy support -- Group meets 3rd Wednesday monthly, 6 to 8 p.m., Fairchild Medical Center, conference room, 444 Bruce St., Yreka. Sharing of recipes; gluten free product sources; discussion of gluten intolerance; 842-2662 or 938-2637 (leave daytime phone number).

Women in Business -- Meets 1st Wednesday monthly, 8:30 a.m., Woodsman Hotel, 1121 S. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta. Forum for local business women to meet, network and exchange information; 926-1035 or 261-1617.


Al-Anon family group -- 7 p.m., Eskaton George Washington Manor, multi-use room, Building 6, 1020 Kingston Rd., Mount Shasta; 859-1303, 1-888-425-2666 or www.al-anon.alateen.org

Bingo in McCloud -- American Legion Hall in McCloud. Doors open, 5:30 p.m.; early birds, 6:30 p.m.; 859-0568.

Friends of the Library -- Mount Shasta Branch Friends meet 2nd Thursday monthly, 6:30 p.m., 515 E. Alma St., Mount Shasta. All are invited to attend; 926-3221.

Genealogy library -- LDS Church, 214 Adams Dr., Mount Shasta. Open Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and Sundays, 1 to 3 p.m. Help with genealogical needs. Free; 926-0776 or 926-6671.

Ladies Night -- 7 p.m., Cedar Lanes and Ten Pin Sport Bar, 137 Main Street, Weed. Free bowling and half priced drinks for ladies only; 938-3278.

Metal detecting -- Siskiyou County Relic and Recovery Club meets 1st Thurs. monthly, 7 p.m., Siskiyou Lanes Bowling Center, 1601 S. Oregon St., Yreka; 435-2461.

Off-road riding -- Siskiyou County Off-Road Riders meet 3rd Thursday monthly, 6:30 p.m., HRF Powersports, 1301 S. Main St., Yreka. A non-profit organization promoting safe and responsible family oriented off road riding; 938-4256 or 459-5306.

Order of Eastern Star -- Meets 2nd and 4th Thursday monthly, Masonic Hall (below Mount Shasta Community Center) 629 Alder St., Mount Shasta. Light dinner, 6 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m.; 261-0023.

Rotary -- Weed Rotary Club meets weekly, 12:15 p.m., Dos Amigos Restaurant, 176 Vista Dr., Weed; 938-0359.

Siskiyou Arts Council -- Board meetings held 1st Thursday monthly at different locations throughout Siskiyou County; 938-1030 or www.siskiyouartscouncil.org

Siskiyou Tea Party -- 6 p.m., Abundant Life Church of the Nazarene, 954 N. Old Stage Rd., Mount Shasta. All are invited regardless of party affiliation.

Slot car racing -- Held 2nd and 4th Thurs., 4 to 5 p.m., Weed Community Resource Center, 590 Main St., Weed. For kids of all ages; 938-2426.

Square dancing -- Dudes and Daisies Square Dance Club meets at Mount Shasta City Park, Dudes and Daisies Lodge. Beginning workshop, 7 p.m.; Mainstream and plus, 8 p.m.; 926-3959.

Wheat-gluten allergy support -- Group meets 2nd Thursday monthly, 6 to 8 p.m., Mercy Medical Center, Shasta Room, 914 Pine St., Mount Shasta. Sharing of recipes; samples to share; gluten free product and information sources; discussion of gluten intolerance; 918-9473 or 938-2637.


Celebrate Recovery -- Biblically based 12-step program for those with desire to overcome habits, hurts and hang-ups. Weed Berean Church, 750 S. Weed Blvd., Weed. BBQ, 5 p.m.; main group meeting, 6 p.m.; small groups, 7 p.m.; cafe berea, 8 p.m.; 926-4021 or 926-5729.

Gazelle Grange bingo -- 1st and 3rd Friday monthly. Early birds, 6:30 p.m.; regular bingo, 7 p.m. One progressive blackout paying $250. Power ball game. Snack bar open, 5 to 8 p.m.; 435-2562 or 842-8223.

Kids fitness class -- Held 1st and 3rd Friday monthly, 10 to 11 a.m., Weed Community Resource Center, 590 Main St., Weed. Exercise and nutrition class for children ages 0-5; 938-2426.

Kiwanis -- Weed/Lake Shastina Kiwanis Club meets 1st and 3rd Friday monthly, 12:15 p.m., Lake Shastina Golf Resort, 5925 Country Club Dr., Lake Shastina; 938-2218.

Medicine Buddha session -- 5 to 6 p.m., 1520 Shasta Acres Rd., Mount Shasta. All are welcome for meditation and chanting. To add a name to prayer list or to participate: (530) 859-1007; 926-1271. Sponsored by Mount Shasta Friends of Tibetan Culture; www.mountshastafriendsoftibetanculture.org

Over-eaters Anonymous -- Meets 5 to 6:30 p.m., Alta Vista Manor, recreation room, 625 Marjorie St., Mount Shasta. A spiritual program following Over-eaters Anonymous guidelines and 12-step literature. No fee; (530) 925-1080.

Parkinson’s support -- Parkinson’s Support Group of Siskiyou County meets 2nd Friday monthly, 2 p.m., Lake Shastina Community Bible Church, 5826 Jackson Ranch Rd. Free. Refreshments served; 938-0368 or 938-4949.

Republican meeting -- South Siskiyou Republican Women Federated general meeting/luncheon, 1st Friday monthly, 11:45 a.m., Mount Shasta Resort. Luncheon cost: $11, includes refreshments and gratuity. RSVP:926-0327.

TOPS -- Take off pounds sensibly, 9:45 a.m., Mount Shasta City Park, lower lodge. Visitors welcome; 926-5374 or 926-3970.


Arts and crafts for kids -- Art adventure with Debbie Blackwell, noon to 2 p.m. For all ages; under 5 with adult. Free. Kids’ Factory, 4103 Pine Street, Dunsmuir; 235-4005.

Buddhist meditation instruction -- Offered most Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. at Shasta Abbey. To receive meditation instruction in the Serene Reflection Meditation (Soto Zen) tradition: 926-4208 or e-mail: guestmaster@shastaabbey.org

CMA lunch/fellowship ride -- Christian Motorcyclists Association/Siskiyou Servants 1st Saturday Fellowship/Lunch Ride. Meet at 10 a.m. at the old Boston Shaft parking lot in Yreka (weather permitting). All are invited; 598-0608.

Genealogy research -- The Genealogical Society of Siskiyou County Research Center, 912 S. Main Street in Yreka is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekly (except holidays). Staff available to help with research problems; 842-0277.

Motorcycle meeting -- Siskiyou Motorcycle Association meets 2nd Saturday monthly, 10 a.m., Cedar Lanes bowling ally,137 Main Street, Weed; www.siskiyoumotorcycleassociation.org

Thrift store sale -- Paws & Shop thrift store’s $3 a bag clothing sale (excludes white tag items), 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1208 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mount Shasta (next to Siskiyou Humane Society); 926-8878. Also: Book sale held 1st Saturday monthly, same time, same place.

Toddler playgroup -- 11 a.m. to noon, 1st Saturday monthly, Weed Community Resource Center, 590 Main St., Weed. For ages 0-5 and parents/caretakers. Age-appropriate activities, games, crafts, story time; 938-2426.


Bingo -- Dunsmuir Eagles Hall, 5941 Sacramento Ave. Hall opens, noon; games start, 1 p.m.

Buddhist services and Dharma talk -- 10:30 a.m. at Shasta Abbey; 926-4208.

Celebrate worship -- 9:30 a.m., Hope Community Church, 974 Lassen Ln., Mount Shasta. Live contemporary band; 926-2847.

Masons breakfast -- Held 1st Sunday monthly, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mount Shasta Community Center, 629 Alder St., Mount Shasta. Hosted by Siskiyou Masonic Lodge No. 297.  

Narcotics Anonymous -- 7 p.m., St. John’s Parish Hall, 4605 Shasta Ave., Dunsmuir. Pager: 842-7502.