2018 North Bend July Jubilee Parade Accepting Entries
behalf of the City of North Bend we invite you and your organization or
business to join us for the 2018 July Jubilee Parade, which will be
held on Saturday, July 21, 2018, along with a variety of other events
to mark the City’s 115th Birthday!
The Theme for this year is ”SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE”.
parade line-up will begin at approximately 11:30 PM, Judging will begin
at 12:00 Noon and the parade will start promptly at 1:00 PM.
year’s parade line-up is again being organized by North Bend
Masonic Lodge and the Coordinator is Tom Shine and Bonnie Hayes. This
will be the 7th year that the Masonic Lodge has helped coordinate the
parade and we are all very excited to make this parade one of the best
in the area!
If you have questions about the parade, or need additional information, Call Tom Shine, 541-297-0086, email@example.com or the North Bend Visitor Center, 541-756-4613, firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for Bonnie or Martha.
For a 2018 Parade Registration Form, information sheet, and a Map of the Parade Route go to www.julyjubilee.com or pick up a form at the North Bend Visitor Information Center @1380 Sherman Ave.
Hope to see you there!
Relay For Life Coos County Events
16th: Team for Family and Friends - Christmas in June Bunco, 9th
annual Relay for Life Bunco Fundraiser, proceeds to benefit the
American Cancer Society - Join us for a fun filled
For updates and more information on these and other events please like us on our Facebook page: Relay for Coos County. Feel free to contact via email or phone at 541-260-2273.
For Life Coos County will be on Saturday, June 23rd from noon-6pm. This
event will take place at the public parking lot at 4th & Bennett in
Coos Bay, (located behind the Egyptian Theatre and in front of 7
vendors, live music and entertainment, fundraising competitions,
Superhero costume contest and more! A Survivor & Caregiver
celebration will be taking place at the same location beginning at
10am, details to come. Survivor Spirit of Hope nominations or survivor
questions to: email@example.com
If you would like to sign up as a fundraising team, visit RelayForLife.org/CoosCountyOR for more info. You do not need to be registered to attend.
Transportation Help Available For Some Veterans - Bus Passes And Taxi Vouchers Available
BEND, OR, April 16, 2018 - Southwestern Oregon Veterans Outreach (SOVO)
has free CCAT bus passes and taxi vouchers for qualified veterans who
need help with essential transportation such as to doctor and medical
qualify, the veteran much be 60 years of age or older. Those under 60
years of age must document a qualifying disability preventing driving
or walking distances.
who are interested in transportation help should contact SOVO at
541-756-8718 or stop by the office, Suite 212, upstairs on the
mezzanine at Pony Village Mall.
operates on volunteer power and community donations. In 2017, the
organization logged in 4,881 volunteer hours, served 3,091 veterans and
resolved 2,570 issues brought to them by veterans. The same year, the
organization obtained $1,946,000 in annual recurring payments to
veterans from the Veterans Administration and $178,000 in retroactive
payments to veterans, dependents, and survivors.
SNAP Recipients Eligible For Free Career Services Through Southwestern
Bay, OR – SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Recipients
are eligible for free Career Coaching services from Southwestern Oregon
Community College through a new program called STEP (SNAP Training
& Education Program).
Individuals and families receiving SNAP Benefits can contact Genavieve Sharkey at 541-888-1647 or Genavieve.firstname.lastname@example.org with questions and to determine eligibility.
include: Employer Connections, Resume and Cover Letter Assistance,
Interview and Job Search Skills, College Readiness and Education
Planning, Financial Aid and Scholarship Navigation, Community Resources
and Referrals, and more!
Volunteer to Help Families!
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 www.southcoastfamilyharbor.org.
Free Traditional Dance Class Offered in North Bend
South Coast Folk Society welcomes public participation in its new free
traditional dance class for beginners. This class meets every Monday for two hours starting at 7:00PM.
The North Bend Housing Authority has provided their spacious meeting
room for this free weekly class. They are located at 1700 Monroe Street
in North Bend. Singles, couples and families will enjoy this
light-hearted social gathering. Drop-ins are always welcome at every
is a beginner’s level class. No previous dance experience is
required. All ages and abilities can have fun dancing to live music
provided by area musicians. The emphasis will be on traditional dances
from America and around the world. These include squares and circles,
line dances and set dances, folk and ballroom dances. Many of the
dances will be accompanied by live music, and musicians are invited to
join in. All dances will be taught, and no partner is needed. For more
information email email@example.com or call Paul at 541-404-8267.
North Bend Housing Authority is a smoke and fragrance free venue.
Children must be accompanied by a responsible supervising adult. Light
refreshments will be available.
Tech Soup Friday