Friday, May 8

9 a.m., Seaside Civic and Convention Center, 415 First Ave., Seaside. Take classes, shop and watch artist’s demonstrations at the annual convention of the World Organization of China Painters.

6:30 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, www.cafesweetbasils.com, no cover, 21 and older. Maggie & the Cats play world-class blues, funk and rhythm-n-blues every Friday.

7:30 p.m., Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $15 to $20. A middle-aged widower woos the widow of his best friend in Richard Baer’s romantic comedy “Mixed Emotions.”

Saturday, May 9

9 a.m., Seaside Civic and Convention Center, 415 First Ave., Seaside.

10 a.m., Providence Seaside Hospital, 725 S. Wahanna Road, Seaside, free. Community education and support will be available from qualified therapists and staff providing education, nutrition, therapy and more. Snacks will be served.

10 a.m., Jupiter’s Books, 244 N. Spruce St., Cannon Beach, free. Jupiter’s Books and the Read Local indie movement will feature 20 locally independent authors who will be in attendance to discuss and sign books.

10 a.m., Camp 18, 42364 Hwy. 26, Elsie, 503-434-0148, www.camp18restaurant.com, free, all ages. Celebrate the logging industry at Camp 18 during its annual Memorial Dedication & Logging Exhibition with high school forestry teams and local loggers competing in a variety of logging skills.

11 a.m., Astoria Golf & Country Club, 33445 Sunset Beach Lance, Warrenton, 503-717-3671, www.assistanceleaguecp.org, $5, all ages. The Assistance League of the Columbia Pacific presents its annual Golf Ball Drop, includes a kid’s golf clinic, barbecue, raffle, bake sale and prizes.

2 p.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway, Seaside, 503-738-5859, free. Kathleen Flewelling, naturopathic physician, provides this service.

2 p.m., Cannon Beach Library, 131 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1391, www.cannonbeachlibrary.org, free. Don Waters’ first novel “Sunland” features the misadventures of a man trying to care for his grandmother.

7:30 p.m., Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $15 to $20.

Sunday, May 10

10 a.m., 12th St., downtown Astoria, 503-325-1010, www.astoriasundaymarket.com, all ages. This market features fine art, crafts, gift items, fresh produce, plants, music and a food court. The market is open every Sunday to Oct. 11.

2 p.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway, Seaside, 503-738-6165, www.nami.org. The National Alliance on Mental Illness welcomes anyone who suffers from a mental illness. Membership is not required.

3 p.m., Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $15 to $20.

6 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, www.cafesweetbasils.com, no cover, 21 and older. Every Sunday, Brad Griswold offers a night of folk and bluegrass on banjo, guitar and mandolin.

Monday, May 11

6 p.m., American Legion Post 168, 1216 S. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2973. The legion offers good burgers and good music every Monday.

Tuesday, May 12

2 p.m., NWSDS Office, 2002 S.E. Chokeberry Ave., Warrenton, 503-738-6412. Support groups provide people an opportunity to share with others, receive support and learn about the disease.

5:30 p.m., Cannon Beach City Hall, 163 E. Gower St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1581, www.ci.cannon-beach.or.us. This is a work session.

Wednesday, May 13

10 a.m., CCC MERTS Campus, 6540 Liberty Lane, Astoria. This month’s program will be a tour of the MERTS Campus. For questions, call Kristin at 503-861-0701.

10 a.m., The Harbor, 1361 Duane St., Astoria, 503-325-3426. A support group open to anyone in an abusive relationship that focuses on the effects of domestic violence against children and adults. Call in advance to reserve a space.

2 p.m., NWSDS Office, 2002 S.E. Chokeberry Ave., Warrenton, free, 503-717-7439. This group is open to adult cancer patients and their support team to share stories, receive encouragement and resource information.

5 p.m., The Bistro, 263 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2661. Paul and Margo Dueber perform folk, Americana and original tunes from the 70s and 80s every Wednesday.

6 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, no cover, 21 and older. The Coconuts play swing, jazz, country, bluegrass and folk every Wednesday.

Thursday, May 14

6 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, www.cafesweetbasils.com, no cover, 21 and older. Dallas Williams plays folk music and Americana every Thursday.

7 p.m., Cannon Beach History Center & Museum, 1387 S. Spruce St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-9301, www.cbhistory.org. Author William Sullivan will give a talk on Oregon’s oddest hiking and travel destinations from his latest collection of short stories “The Oregon Variations.”

7 p.m., Bill’s Tavern, 188 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2202, www.billstavernandbrewhouse.com, no cover. Every Thursday, the Floating Glass Balls plays a blend of bluegrass, Caribbean, folk, swing, contemporary and country.

7 p.m., Seaside High School, 1901 N. Holladay Drive, Seaside, 503-738-5586, $5. Luke Surber and Ethan Taylor will present their Pacifica Project in the form of a satirical comedy theatrical production based on Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” – only Western style.

7:30 p.m., “Mixed Emotions,” Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $15 to $20.

Friday, May 15

9 a.m., American Legion 168, 1216 S. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2973. The Cannon Beach American Legion will host a yard sale featuring furniture, collectibles, books, household items and more. Proceeds go to veterans and their families.

1 p.m. shotgun start, Gearhart Golf Links, 1157 N. Marion Ave., Gearhart, 503-738-3538, www.gearhartgolflinks.com, $50 to $60, 21 and older. A tougher course will be set for the “Superintendent’s Revenge” golf tournament. Carts are available for a fee and prizes will be awarded.

5 p.m., American Legion Post 99, 1315 Broadway, Seaside, 503-738-5111, www.seasidepost99.org, all ages. The North Coast Sing to Feed is a fundraiser to benefit food pantries on the coast. Donations of food and money accepted.

6:30 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, www.cafesweetbasils.com, no cover, 21 and older.

7 p.m., Seaside High School, 1901 N. Holladay Drive, Seaside, 503-738-5586, $5.

7:30 p.m., Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $15 to $20.

Saturday, May 16

10 a.m., Seaside Fire Department, 150 S. Lincoln St., Seaside, 503-738-6311. The community is invited to come learn about safety including fire, pedestrian, water, ambulance, poison and more. Enter a drawing to win one of two bikes.

11 a.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway, 503-738-6742, www.seasidelibrary.org. “Introduction to Microsoft Word” is for computer novices who want to learn how to use Microsoft Word. Space is limited and attendees should be comfortable using a computer mouse.

3 p.m., multiple locations, downtown Seaside, 503-717-1914, $10, 21 and older. Seaside downtown businesses welcome wine enthusiasts for this annual door-to-door spring wine tasting event with 25 wineries participating. A tasting fee may apply.

4 p.m., American Legion Post 99, 1315 Broadway, Seaside, 503-738-5111, www.seasidepost99.org, $30. The Seaside American Legion is hosting its annual New England Live Lobster Feed. Hurry, tickets are limited.

7 p.m., Hoffman Center, 594 Laneda Ave., Manzanita, 503-368-3846, www.hoffmanblog.org, $7. Ariel Gore will read from her book “The End of Eve: A Memoir” followed by a Q&A and the popular Open Mic.

7:30 p.m., Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $15 to $20.

Sunday, May 17

9 a.m., American Legion Post 168, 1216 S. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, $7 adults, $3 children. Proceeds go to the Cannon Beach American Legion Women’s Auxiliary’s efforts to support local veterans, families, community organizations and the high school scholarship fund.

10 a.m., 12th St., downtown Astoria, 503-325-1010, www.astoriasundaymarket.com, all ages.

4 p.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway, Seaside, 503-325-8930. The Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance is open to anyone who has been diagnosed with a mood disorder.

6 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, www.cafesweetbasils.com, no cover, 21 and older.

6 p.m., Cannon Beach Community Church, 132 E. Washington St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1222. Evensong features performers Jennifer Goodenberger and Wes Wahrmund, meditative songs, Psalms, readings and quiet reflection.

Monday, May 18

6 p.m., American Legion Post 168, 1216 S. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2973.

Tuesday, May 19

1:30 p.m., NWSDS Office, 2002 S.E. Chokeberry Ave., Warrenton, 503-738-6412. This group explores ways to cope while caring for a loved one, provides valuable information and resources.

3 p.m., at the home of Jean Gill, Gearhart. This month’s film will be “The Imitation Game,” a 2014 historical thriller. To actively participate in the discussion, view films prior to attending. Refreshments will be served. For address, call 503-717-2353.

Wednesday, May 20

10 a.m., The Harbor, 1361 Duane St., Astoria, 503-325-3426.

Noon, Tolovana Hall, 3779 S. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach. Attendees should bring their own lunch; coffee, tea and dessert are provided. The garden club welcomes new members. Annual dues are $5 and guests can attend one meeting without joining.

4:30 p.m., Providence Seaside Hospital Education Center, 725 S. Wahanna Road, Seaside, 503-717-7781. This group is affiliated with the American Stroke Association and is open to survivors and caregivers.

5 p.m., The Bistro, 263 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2661.

6 p.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway, Seaside, 503-738-6742, www.seasidelibrary.org, free. Join naturalist and nature photograph Neal Maine for a conversation in words and images about art, science and life.

6 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, no cover, 21 and older.

7 p.m., Cannon Beach Library, 131 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1391, www.cannonbeachlibrary.org. This month’s selection is “The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal and the Real Count of Monte Cristo” by Tom Reiss.

Thursday, May 21

6 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, www.cafesweetbasils.com, no cover, 21 and older.

6 p.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway, Seaside, 503-738-6742, www.seasidelibrary.org. This group meets every third Thursday of the month and is designed for writers to meet and share ideas with some of the area’s talented authors.

7 p.m., Bill’s Tavern, 188 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2202, www.billstavernandbrewhouse.com, no cover.

Friday, May 22

6:30 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1539, www.cafesweetbasils.com, no cover, 21 and older.

7 p.m., Cannon Beach History Center & Museum, 1387 S. Spruce St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-9301, www.cbhistory.org. Alisha Hamel will give a presentation on Oregon’s role during World War II for the history’s center opening night exhibit. The exhibit will be on display through February 2016.

7:30 p.m., Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $15 to $20.

Preregister

9 a.m., May 30, Chamber of Commerce Community Hall, 207 N. Spruce St., Cannon Beach, www.eventbrite.com/event/16132150697, $85. This is a one-day workshop on cheese and cheese making with industry expert Marc Bates. Register by May 22.

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