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SIUSLAW NEWS ❚ SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016
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F LORENCE F LUKES TO STRUM
T RUNK OR T REAT
Florence Ukulele Club (The
Flukes) meets from 3 to 4 p.m, for a
song circle in the Bromley Room of
the Siuslaw Public Library, 1460
New Life Lutheran Church is host-
ing a “Trunk or Treat” event.
All children of the community are
invited for an evening of fun from 5
to 7 p.m. or until the candy runs out.
This is a fun and safe way for chil-
dren of the community to enjoy the
delights of Halloween without being
on the street.
New Life Lutheran is located at
the juncture of Spruce and 21st
For more information call 541-
Families are invited to Florence
Christian Church, Second and Ivy
streets, on Halloween, for the
church’s annual free Howl-le-luia
Party from 6 to 8 p.m.
Come enjoy a safe alternative to
Halloween which will include more
than 20 carnival-style games, hot
dogs and lots of candy.
Tuesday, Nov. 1
C HRISTMAS S TORE OPENS
Oregon Coast Humane Society’s
Christmas Store opens.
Christmas shopping will be be in
the new, spacious facility at 85365
Highway 101, just south of the bridge
Christmas Store hours will be 10
a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, and Sundays
from noon to 4 p.m.
The store will be closed
Friday, Nov. 4
TO SPEAK AT
We buy, sell and consign quality
estate/heirloom jewelry & furniture.
Gold, silver, platinum jewelry with
precious & semi precious stones.
Easy curb side recycling program-
No additional costs to our customers.
Call us at 541-997-8233
Florence Community PTA’s
Color-A-Thon Fun Run/Walk 5K
will start at 9 a.m. at Siuslaw
Middle School. Immediately fol-
lowing the Color-a-Thon, the PTA
will host the Fall Fitness Fair, also
at Siuslaw Middle School. The fit-
ness fair will run from 10 a.m. to 2
p.m. and feature booths and activi-
ties from local health and wellness
The Presbyterian Church of the
Siuslaw will hold its annual Fall
Church Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 1
High-quality homemade craft
items, including sewn, quilted,
woven, knitted, crocheted and
carved wood items will be avail-
able, along with a wide variety of
baked goods, jams, jellies and
candy, Christmas decorations and
“white elephant” items.
The church is located at 3996
Highway 101 in Florence.
Tsunami Gallery owner Mack
Holman will be the guest speaker
Commerical • Residential
Weekly, Bi-Weekly, Monthly,
One Time Pick-Up.
PTA C OLOR - A -T HON 5K
ESTATE JEWELRY AND
Awards • Plaques • Name Badges
Gifts • Signage • Glassware
Saturday, Nov. 5
H OWEL - LE - LUIA
at the next City Club meeting,
when he’ll talk about the chal-
lenges of obtaining commissions
for public art, owning a foundry
and casting for others and how he
gets inspired to create new sculp-
The meeting will take place from
noon to 1 p.m.
148 Maple St. • PO Box 10 • Florence, OR 97439
(541) 997-3441 • Fax (541) 997-7979
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Flood, Antique Auto, RV’s
Medicare Advantage Plans
Phone (541) 997-9497
1234 Rhododendron Dr / Florence
your business here.
Call us TODAY!
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK
Meetings are open to ukulele play-
ers of all levels and anyone interest-
S CARE -CROW H AUNTED M AZE ed in learning more about the club,
as well as anyone who just wants to
Children’s Repertory of Oregon
Workshops’ (CROW) second annual listen and/or sing along. An audience
Scare-CROW Haunted Maze runs
Beginners meet first from 1:30 to
through Monday, Oct. 31. On
Saturday, it is open from 6 to 9 p.m.,
For more information, email
and Sunday and Monday, Oct. 30
and 31, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the
Center for the Performing Arts, 3120
Highway 101 in Florence.
Monday, Oct. 31
Entry is $5 per person.
P ARTY WITH KXCR
Expect all-new scenes, creepy
KXCR will be hosting its third
dolls, zombies, light effects, spooky
annual Halloween party and
sounds and things that go bump —
fundraiser throughout the day, pass-
and jump! — in the night.
ing out Halloween treats to youth as
The maze will be indoors, but
well as giving tours of the station, a
some waiting areas are outside.
chance to go on air and to meet the
F ALL F ESTIVAL
The radio station will play
First Baptist Church, 25th and
Halloween music in a variety of gen-
Spruce streets, is holding a free Fall res including folk, bluegrass, rock
Festival from 6 to 9 p.m. There will and roll and blues, as well as themed
be games, fun and food.
stories and more.
KXCR is at 1509 Ninth St.
Sunday, Oct. 30
The community is invited to share
the fun with KXCR volunteers.
A DA G RANGE ’ S H ALLOWEEN
Come to Ada Grange at 1:15 p.m.
T RICK OR T REAT IN O LD T OWN
for a costume parade. There will be
The Merchants of Old Town and
finger foods provided at this fun,
Florence Area Chamber of
Commerce invite children and fami-
Ada Grange is 10 miles out Canary
lies to trick or treat in Historic Old
Town Florence from 3 to 5 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29