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Medicare Open Enrollment, through Dec. 7, Whidbey General Hospital, Coupeville. Sign up for Medicare or change your plan. Make an appointment with someone who can help: 360-678-5151.

Caregiver Conference, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, Trinity Lutheran Church, Freeland. Provides resources for caregivers. Free. Register early: 360-321-1600 ext. 2900.

Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty, through Oct. 28, Whidbey Children’s Theater, Langley. Performances are Friday and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets: $8  students, $10  seniors, $12 adults. All tickets at the Oct. 27 family show are $8. Call for tickets: 360-221-2282.

Whidbey Island Arts Council, 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, Pacific NorthWest Art School, 15 NW Birch St., Coupeville. All current members and people wishing to become members are invited to attend.

Whidbey Island Community Orchestra rehearsal, 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, Langley Methodist Church, Third and Anthes, Langley. Players of all ages and abilities needed. Call: 360-321-4221.

Fabulous Fabric Cranes, Noon Friday, Oct. 26, Coupeville Library, 788 NW Alexander St. For teens. Preregister online at sno-isle.org.

Saratoga Community Housing Meeting, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, Wifire,1651 Main St., Freeland. Learn about accomplishments – and what’s next. saratogacommunityhousing.org.

Lego Block Party, 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, Coupeville Elementary School Multipurpose Room, 6 S. Main St. Early release day program. 360-678-4911; sno-isle.org.

Earthquake Video Showing, 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 and Oct. 27, Pacific Rim Institute, Coupeville. 4-HD Video Club shows their documentary about earthquake preparedness. Free.

Zombies Needed, dark, Friday, Oct. 26-Saturday, Oct. 27, Island Greens golf course, Clinton. The zombie virus has hit Whidbey – and it’s up to you to save the survivors. mzuercher_7@msn.com.

Medicare Demystified, 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Whidbey General Hospital, 101 N. Main St., Coupeville. The 2013 rates for advantage and supplemental plans will be covered as well as the drug plan options. If you need help finding or reviewing your drug plan bring a complete list (including dosage) of your medications. Free. 360-678-8328.

Dahlia Dig It!, 11 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 27, Meerkerk Gardens,  3531 Meerkerk Lane, Greenbank. Learn how to properly divide and store tubers. $5 per person. Reservations required. Register at jwillson@whidbey.net or 360-678-1912. meerkerkgardens.org.

Be Safe, Be Seen on Halloween, noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Walmart, Oak Harbor. The Impaired Driving Impact Panel Island County and Wal-Mart team up to offer reflective trick-or-treat bags and stickers plus candy. idipic.org.

Sno-Isle 50th Anniversary Open House, 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Freeland Library,  5495 Harbor Ave., Freeland. Music, poetry, refreshments, commemorative bookmarks for all. 360-332-7323; sno-isle.org.

Magic Shows, 2-3 p.m. And 7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Whidbey Playhouse, 730 SE Midway Blvd., Oak Harbor. JR Russell Magic, Mark Paulson and Jim Earnshaw raise funds to benefit Playhouse facelift. Admission to first show: $6 adults, $5 youth and $4 children 4-11. Admission to second show: $10 adults and $5 youth. 360-679-2237.

Saturday Salon, 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Ryan and Friends, Coupeville. M. Denis Hill talks about photography in the digital era. 360-678-2222.

Halloween Torchlight Parade, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Cook’s Corner Park, Coupeville. Dress up, bring trick-or-treat bags for surprises from local merchants. 360-678-3310.

Coupeville Elementary School/PTA Fall Festival, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Coupeville Elementary School Multipurpose Building, 6 S. Main St. Games, prizes, food, hayrides, silent auction. Free to attend; game tickets 4 for $1. 360-632-7153.

Women in Jazz Series Continues, 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 88 Keys Piano Studio and Performance Space, 5024 Saratoga Road, Langley. Karin Kajita and Emily McIntosh perform. Reservations: $25. 360-221-0362; maureengirard.com.

Halloween Mystery, History and Jazz, 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, Coupeville High School. Comedy variety radio show. Tickets: $16 in advance and at the door. Info: penncoveproductions@gmail.com.

Halloween Costume Contest and Dance, 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, American Legion Post 141, 14096 State Route 525, Langley.  Prizes for best costumes, live music by AKA. Free. RSVP: 360-321-5696.

Halloween Party, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, Tilth Farmers Market. Food, music, children’s events, pumpkin decorating, bake sale, bonfire, free worm composting workshop. Baked good donations needed. 360-579-3735; 360-321-2729.

Archaeology Day, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, Island County Museum, 908 NW Alexander St., Coupeville, and a slide show at the Coupeville Library, 788 NW Alexander St., from 7-9 p.m. Bring in  beachcombing finds or backyard discoveries to have them identified. Free. 360-678-3310.

Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, First United Methodist Church, 1050 SE Ireland St., Oak Harbor. Help save lives. O and A positive, O and B negative blood donors in are in critical need. Treats supplied for donors.

Naas Preserve Prairie Planting, slots available Oct. 29 through Nov. 3 with slots available from 9 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 3 p.m. Sign up: 360-222-3310; jessica@wclt.org.

Librarians as Information Guides, 1:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, Coupeville Library, 788 NW Alexander St., Coupeville. Learn how to trace your family’s roots with Ancestry library edition. Pre-register: sno-isle.org or 360-678-4911.

Job Club, 1-2:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, Oak Harbor Library, 1000 SE Regatta Dr. Topic: Basics to interviewing. Free. 360-675-5115; sno-isle.org.

Clinton Halloween Community Trick or Treat, 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31 from downtown Clinton to Ken’s Korner. Free. Businesses provide candy to costumed children for safe Halloween fun.

Coupeville Garden Club, 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, Coupeville Recreation Hall, 920 NW Alexander St., Coupeville. Speaker: Douglas Kirk

Central Whidbey Lions Club, noon Thursday, Nov. 1, Tyee Restaurant, 405 S. Main, Coupeville. Regular semi-monthly meeting. 360-678-3263.

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 47, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, Oak Harbor Library, 1000 SE Regatta Drive, Oak Harbor. Regular monthly meeting. 360-257-4801.

Uncommon Threads, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3, Greenbank Farm, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank. Whidbey Weavers Guild presents its annual show and sale. whidbeyweaversguild.org.

IDIPIC Hosts Prevention Panel, 12:45 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, Trinity Lutheran Church’s Grigware Hall, 18341 State Route 525, Freeland. Free. Required by driving instructors for students and parents. 360-672-8219; idipic.org.

Saratoga Orchestra Concert, 2:30 p.m Sunday, Nov. 4, South Whidbey High School, Langley. Gloria Ferry-Brennan will solo. Tickets: $20 adults, $18 senior/military, under age 18 free; purchase at Anchor Books, Moonraker Books, Vino Amore, Bayleaf, Click Music or brownpapertickets.com. sowhidbey.com.

Divorce Workshop, 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, Skagit Valley College, Oak Hall room 306, 1900 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor. Volunteer Lawyer Program attorneys present information and legal procedures for filing for a divorce. $10 donation. 360-671-6079.

Star Party, at dark, Friday, Nov. 9, Fort Nugent Park, 2075 SW Fort Nugent Road, Oak Harbor. Sponsored by Island County Astronomical Society. Free. Cloudy weather cancels event. 360-679-7664; icaspub@juno.com; icas-wa.webs.com.

Dugualla Planting Party, 9 a.m-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, Dugualla heights, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank. One step in a series of restoration activities; 1,500 seedlings will be planted on the conservation easement. Free. RSVP to Jessica@wclt.org.

Autumn on Whidbey Wine and Art Tour, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 and Sunday, Nov. 11, various wineries around Whidbey Island. Advance tickets: $20 at brownpapertickets.com/event/273163, otherwise $25. Includes souvenir glass and complimentary wine tasting at each venue. 360-321-0515; whidbeyislandvintners.org.

IDIPIC DUI/Underage Prevention Panel, 12:45 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, Oak Harbor Library conference room 137, 1000 SE Regatta Drive, Oak Harbor. Required for drivers education student and parent. 360-672-8219; idipic.org.

Alzheimer’s Candle Lighting Ceremony, 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, HomePlace Special Care Center, 171 SW Sixth Ave., Oak Harbor. Free. 360-279-2555.

Senior Affairs Series, 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, Cam-Bey Apartments, 50 N. Main St., Coupeville. Fire department representatives talk about accident prevention. 360-678-8800.

Ongoing activities

Alcoholics Anonymous, every day, noon & 8 p.m., women’s meeting, 6 p.m. Wednesday, 432 2nd St., Langley. If a friend or relative has a problem with alcohol you can find solutions for yourself at Al-Anon. 360-221-2070.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Board Room, Whidbey General Hospital, 101 N Main, Coupeville. 360-678-7656, 360-321-7656 ext 4005.

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m.-noon first Tuesday, Bayview Senior Center, 14594 Hwy. 525, Langley. 360-321-1600.

Alzheimer’s Support Group, 2:30-4:30 p.m. first Thursday, HomePlace Special Care, 171 S.W. 6th Ave., Oak Harbor. 360-279-2555.

Aviation History Center, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, Building 12, Simard Hall, Seaplane Base, Oak Harbor. Displays honoring the crews, squadrons and aircraft that flew out of NAS Whidbey Island since WWII. Gates are open to visitors. Admission by donation. Will - whidbeypby@aol.com

Birding in the neighborhoods, Every other thursdays, Whidbey Audubon field trips. Typically meets at the Bayview Park and Ride, Hwy. 525 and Bayview Rd., Langley. Contact Phyllis Kind to get on the mailing list, phizhawk@whidbey.com; whidbeyaudubon.org.

Blue Grass Jam, 10 a.m.-noon first, third and fifth Saturdays, Click Music, 1130 NE 7th St., Oak Harbor. Play Blue Grass music with friends; everyone is welcome. 360-675-5544; avi@clickmusic.biz; clickmusic.biz.

Central Whidbey Chamber of Commerce meeting, 8 a.m. second Thursday, Coupeville Recreation Hall, 901 NW Alexander St., Coupeville. 360-678-5434; centralwhidbeychamber.com.

Central Whidbey Lions, 12 p.m. third Thursday, Tyee Restaurant, 405 Main St. Coupeville.

Central Whidbey Republican Women, noon, second Wednesdays, upstairs at Caio, 701 N. Main St., Coupeville. Group of men & women dedicated to electing Republicans. Reece Rose: 360-579-5880; cwrw.org/page002.

Chess and Go Group, 5-10 p.m. Mondays, South Whidbey Senior Center, 14594 Hwy. 525, Langley. All ages and abilities welcome. Go is a board game of Asian origin. 360-341-3230.

Click Conservatory Clarinet Choir, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Click Music, 1130 NE 7th, Oak Harbor. Free. Whidbey’s answer to Benny Goodman. 360-675-5544.

Co-Dependence Anonymous, 10 a.m. every Monday, Trinity Lutheran Church Annex, 18341 Hwy. 525, Freeland; Learn to develop healthy, loving relationships.

Coupeville Lions, 6:00 p.m. every Wednesday, Coupeville Methodist Church. 608 N. Main St. 360-678-4256.

Cribbage Club, 6 p.m. every Thursday, Pizza Factory, 947 Ault Field Rd., Oak Harbor Cribbage players unite. The Pizza Factory offers discounts to players. New players always welcome. Tim: 360-678-3480.

Debtors Anonymous, 6 p.m. every Sunday, Whidbey General Hospital Board Room, 101 N. Main St., Coupeville. 12-step program for compulsive debtors. 515-451-3749.

DivorceCare Support Group, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Whidbey Presbyterian Church, 1148 S.E. 8th, Oak Harbor. For those experiencing separation and divorce. Join at any time. Child care available. Fee: $25 for book. 360-679-3579; joulegirl79@comcast.net.

Drop-in Grief Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. second Monday, Oak Harbor Senior Center, 51 S.E. Jerome St., Oak Harbor. 800-894-5877.

Food and Schmooze Senior Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, Cam-Bey Apartments, 50 N. Main, Coupeville. Jan Pickard: 360-678-8800; Katlina 360-632-5687.

Gamblers Anonymous, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Whidbey General Hospital, 101 N. Main St., Coupeville. 360-678-7656, 360-321-7656 Ext 4005.

Grief Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. second Mondays, Senior Center, 51 SE Jerome, Oak Harbor. Free. Informal discussion about the impact of loss and grief. Open to anyone coping with a death. Welcomes new participants. 360-814-5589; whubenthal@skagitvalleyhospital.org.

Grief Support Group, 4-5:30 p.m. first Wednesday in June, second Monday, July and August, Senior Center, 14595 Hwy. 525, Clinton. Discussion about the impact of loss and grief, registration is required. 360-814-5589; whubenthal@skagitvalleyhospital.org.

Habitat for Humanity Meeting, 5:30 p.m. third Thursday, Habitat Store, 1592 Main St. Freeland. Volunteer orientation and family selection. 679-9444.

Habitat for Humanity Meeting, 7 p.m. second Thursday, First Reform Church 250 S.W. Third, Oak Harbor. Volunteer orientation and family selection. 679-9444.

Heart Health Screenings, sponsored by Soroptimists and Whidbey General Hospital. Free for women with financial challenges; by appointment: 360-321-7656 or 360-678-7656 Ext. 2130; keilwj@whidbeygen.org.

Island County Community Health Advisory Board, 10 a.m.-noon, first Friday, Room 131 Law and Justice Building, 1 N.E. 6th, Coupeville. 360-240-5575; rogerc@co.island.wa.us.

Life Transitions Classes, Skagit Valley College. Free monthly classes for those seeking support and direction in career or educational needs. 1-877-385-5360.

Master Gardeners Advice, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Coupeville Farmer’s Market, Alexander and 8th streets (behind the library). Free advice from the Island County Master Gardeners. John 360-678-2949.

Oak Harbor Emblem Club, 7 p.m. second Tuesdays, Elks Lodge, 155 N.E. Ernst St., Oak Harbor. 360-675-7111.

Oak Harbor Lions Club, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, San Remo Grill, 421 N.E. Midway, Oak Harbor. Dinner available at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Visitors/prospective members welcome. Jeanne Wilson: 360-675-4976.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Oak Harbor Lutheran Church, 1253 N.W. 2nd. 360-679-1561.

Soroptimist International of Oak Harbor, 7:30 a.m. every Friday, CPO Club, 1080 W. Ault Field Rd. # 138 Oak Harbor. Cost: $9.50. Michele 360-678-5560.

South-end Jam, 6-9 p.m. every Wednesday, Harbor Pizzeria, 5575 S. Harbor Ave., Freeland. All levels of music makers join in playing folk, bluegrass, pop, rock. Richard Hughes 360-730-2409

South Whidbey Farmers’ Market, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, Tilth, Thompson Road and Hwy. 525, Langley.

South Whidbey Lions Club, 11:30 a.m. second & fourth Thursdays, M-Bar-C Ranch, Activity Room, 5264 S Shore Meadow Rd., Freeland. Lunch: $10. New members welcome. 360-331-3151.

South Whidbey Rotary Meeting, 7 a.m. every Tuesday, Useless Bay Golf & Country Club, 5725 Country Club Drive, Langley. 360-321-5867.

Sundays at the Farm, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays through September, Greenbank Farm, 765 Wonn Rd. Farmers’ market with local produced and baked treats. 360-678-7700; greenbankfarm.biz.

Threshold Choir, 6:30-8 p.m. second Tuesdays at Mapleridge Assisted Living, 1767 Alliance Ave., Freeland and fourth Tuesdays at Careage of Whidbey, 311 N.E. Third, Coupeville. A women’s choir dedicated to gentle bedside singing for those who struggle to live or struggle to die. All women able to carry a tune are welcome. Linda: 360-678-1073; Christa: 360-331-7633; thresholdchoir.org.

Toastmasters, 6:30-8 p.m. second & fourth Tuesdays, San Remo Grill, 421 N.E. Midway, Oak Harbor. Help with impromptu speaking ability, preparing and giving speeches. Janis Powell: 360-679-2237.

Trio Nouveau performs, 5:30-8:30 p.m., second Thursday & fourth Sunday, Prima Bistro, 201 1/2 1st St., Langley. Swing Jazz Ensemble. Reservations: 360-221-4060; primabistro@whidbey.com. primabistro.com.

Trio Nouveau performs, 6-8 p.m. fourth Wednesday, Front Street Grill, 20 NW Front St., Coupeville. Live Swinging Jazz. Front Street Grill: 360-682-2551; frontstreetgrillcoupeville.com. Trio Nouveau: 360-969-5128; kristio@whidbey.net.

Volleyball, 6:30-8:30 p.m. through June 25, Coupeville Middle School gym, 501 S. Main St. Enjoy an energetic game of volleyball. Men and women 16+. Cost: $20; $5 drop in. Register: swparks.org.

Whidbey Island A’s, Model A Ford Club, 7 p.m. fourth Tuesday, Race Road Fire Station, Coupeville. 360-579-5919.

Whidbey HOWL, 1:15-3:15 p.m. first & third Tuesdays, Neil’s Clover Patch, 4485 Hwy. 525 No. 3, Langley. Conversation group and lunch for older women. New members welcome. 360-221-4063.

United Way of Island County Board, 3 p.m. third Wednesday, Whidbey Island Bank board room, 450 S.W. Bayshore Drive, Oak Harbor. 360-675-1778.

Dahlia Dig It!, 11 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 27, Meerkerk Gardens,  3531 Meerkerk Lane, Greenbank. Learn how to properly divide and store tubers. $5 per person. Reservations required. Register at jwillson@whidbey.net or 360-678-1912. meerkerkgardens.org.

An Evening with Poet Laureate, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, Freeland Library, 5495 Harbor Ave., Freeland. State Poet Laureate Kathleen Flenniken. Free.  360-331-7323; sno-isle.org.

50th Anniversary Open House, 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Freeland Library,  5495 Harbor Ave., Freeland. Music, poetry, refreshments, commemorative bookmarks for all. 360-332-7323; sno-isle.org.

Librarians as Information Guides, 1:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, Coupeville Library, 788 NW Alexander St., Coupeville. Learn how to trace your family’s roots with Ancestry library edition. Pre-register: sno-isle.org or 360-678-4911.

Job Club, 1-2:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, Oak Harbor Library, 1000 SE Regatta Dr. Topic: Basics to interviewing. Free. 360-675-5115; sno-isle.org.

IDIPIC Hosts Prevention Panel, 12:45 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, Trinity Lutheran Church’s Grigware Hall, 18341 State Route 525, Freeland. Free. Required by driving instructors for students and parents. 360-672-8219; idipic.org.

Star Party, at dark, Fort Nugent Park, 2075 SW Fort Nugent Road, Oak Harbor. Sponsored by Island County Astronomical Society. Free. Cancelled if cloudy. 360-679-7664; icaspub@juno.com; icas-wa.webs.com.

Dugualla Planting Party, 9 a.m-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, Dugualla heights, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank. One step in a series of restoration activities; 1,500 seedlings will be planted on the conservation easement. Free. RSVP to Jessica@wclt.org.

Purses with a Purpose, 5:30-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, Useless Bay Golf & Country Club, 5725 Country Club Drive, Langley. Soroptimist International of South Whidbey hosts this charity fundraiser. Includes dinner, wine and purse auction. $50. eventmanager@sisouthwhidbeyisland.org.

 

Ongoing activities

Alcoholics Anonymous, every day, noon & 8 p.m., women’s meeting, 6 p.m. Wednesday, 432 2nd St., Langley. If a friend or relative has a problem with alcohol you can find solutions for yourself at Al-Anon. 360-221-2070.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Board Room, Whidbey General Hospital, 101 N Main, Coupeville. 360-678-7656, 360-321-7656 ext 4005.

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m.-noon first Tuesday, Bayview Senior Center, 14594 Hwy. 525,

Langley. 360-321-1600.

Alzheimer’s Support Group, 2:30-4:30 p.m. first Thursday, HomePlace Special Care, 171 S.W. 6th Ave., Oak Harbor. 360-279-2555.

Aviation History Center, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, Building 12 Simard Hall, Seaplane Base, Oak Harbor. Displays honoring the crews, squadrons and aircraft that flew out of NAS Whidbey Island since WWII. Gates are open to visitors. Admission by donation. Will - whidbeypdy@aol.com

Birding in the neighborhoods, Every other thursdays, Whidbey Audubon field trips. Typically meets at the Bayview Park and Ride, Hwy. 525 and Bayview Rd., Langley. Contact Phyllis Kind to get on the mailing list, phizhawk@whidbey.com; whidbeyaudubon.org.

Blue Grass Jam, 10 a.m.-noon first, third and fifth Saturdays, Click Music, 1130 NE 7th St., Oak Harbor. Play Blue Grass music with friends; everyone is welcome. 360-675-5544; avi@clickmusic.biz; clickmusic.biz.

Central Whidbey Chamber of Commerce meeting, 8 a.m. second Thursday, Coupeville Recreation Hall, 901 NW Alexander St., Coupeville. 360-678-5434; centralwhidbeychamber.com.

Central Whidbey Lions, 12 p.m. third Thursday, Tyee Restaurant, 405 Main St. Coupeville.

Central Whidbey Republican Women, noon, second Wednesdays, upstairs at Caio, 701 N. Main St., Coupeville. Group of men & women dedicated to electing Republicans. Reece Rose: 360-579-5880; cwrw.org/page002.

Chess and Go Group, 5-10 p.m. Mondays, South Whidbey Senior Center, 14594 Hwy. 525, Langley. All ages and abilities welcome. Go is a board game of Asian origin. 360-341-3230.

Click Conservatory Clarinet Choir, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Click Music, 1130 NE 7th, Oak Harbor. Free. Whidbey’s answer to Benny Goodman. 360-675-5544.

Co-Dependence Anonymous, 10 a.m. every Monday, Trinity Lutheran Church Annex, 18341 Hwy. 525, Freeland; Learn to develop healthy, loving relationships.

Coupeville Lions, 6:00 p.m. every Wednesday, Coupeville Methodist Church. 608 N. Main St. 360-678-4256.

Cribbage Club, 6 p.m. every Thursday, Pizza Factory, 947 Ault Field Rd., Oak Harbor Cribbage players unite. The Pizza Factory offers discounts to players. New players always welcome. Tim: 360-678-3480.

Debtors Anonymous, 6 p.m. every Sunday, Whidbey General Hospital Board Room, 101 N. Main St., Coupeville. 12-step program for compulsive debtors. 515-451-3749.

DivorceCare Support Group, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Whidbey Presbyterian Church, 1148 S.E. 8th, Oak Harbor. For those experiencing separation and divorce. Join at any time. Child care available. Fee: $25 for book. 360-679-3579; joulegirl79@comcast.net.

Drop-in Grief Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. second Monday, Oak Harbor Senior Center, 51 S.E. Jerome St., Oak Harbor. 800-894-5877.

Food and Schmooze Senior Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, Cam-Bey Apartments, 50 N. Main, Coupeville. Jan Pickard: 360-678-8800; Katlina 360-632-5687.

Gamblers Anonymous, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Whidbey General Hospital, 101 N. Main St., Coupeville. 360-678-7656, 360-321-7656 Ext 4005.

Grief Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. second Mondays, Senior Center, 51 SE Jerome, Oak Harbor. Free. Informal discussion about the impact of loss and grief. Open to anyone coping with a death. Welcomes new participants. 360-814-5589; whubenthal@skagitvalleyhospital.org.

Grief Support Group, 4-5:30 p.m. first Wednesday in June, second Monday, July and August, Senior Center, 14595 Hwy. 525, Clinton. Discussion about the impact of loss and grief, registration is required. 360-814-5589; whubenthal@skagitvalleyhospital.org.

Habitat for Humanity Meeting, 5:30 p.m. third Thursday, Habitat Store, 1592 Main St. Freeland. Volunteer orientation and family selection. 679-9444.

Habitat for Humanity Meeting, 7 p.m. second Thursday, First Reform Church 250 S.W. Third, Oak Harbor. Volunteer orientation and family selection. 679-9444.

Heart Health Screenings, sponsored by Soroptimists and Whidbey General Hospital. Free for women with financial challenges; by appointment: 360-321-7656 or 360-678-7656 Ext. 2130; keilwj@whidbeygen.org.

Island County Community Health Advisory Board, 10 a.m.-noon, first Friday, Room 131 Law and Justice Building, 1 N.E. 6th, Coupeville. 360-240-5575; rogerc@co.island.wa.us.

Life Transitions Classes, Skagit Valley College. Free monthly classes for those seeking support and direction in career or educational needs. 1-877-385-5360.

Master Gardeners Advice, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Coupeville Farmer’s Market, Alexander and 8th streets (behind the library). Free advice from the Island County Master Gardeners. John 360-678-2949.

Oak Harbor Emblem Club, 7 p.m. second Tuesdays, Elks Lodge, 155 N.E. Ernst St., Oak Harbor. 360-675-7111.

Oak Harbor Lions Club, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, San Remo Grill, 421 N.E. Midway, Oak Harbor. Dinner available at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Visitors/prospective members welcome. Jeanne Wilson: 360-675-4976.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Oak Harbor Lutheran Church, 1253 N.W. 2nd. 360-679-1561.

Soroptimist International of Oak Harbor, 7:30 a.m. every Friday, CPO Club, 1080 W. Ault Field Rd. # 138 Oak Harbor. Cost: $9.50. Michele 360-678-5560.

South-end Jam, 6-9 p.m. every Wednesday, Harbor Pizzeria, 5575 S. Harbor Ave., Freeland. All levels of music makers join in playing folk, bluegrass, pop, rock. Richard Hughes 360-730-2409

South Whidbey Farmers’ Market, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, Tilth, Thompson Road and Hwy. 525, Langley.

South Whidbey Lions Club, 11:30 a.m. second & fourth Thursdays, M-Bar-C Ranch, Activity Room, 5264 S Shore Meadow Rd., Freeland. Lunch: $10. New members welcome. 360-331-3151.

South Whidbey Rotary Meeting, 7 a.m. every Tuesday, Useless Bay Golf & Country Club, 5725 Country Club Drive, Langley. 360-321-5867.

Sundays at the Farm, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays through September, Greenbank Farm, 765 Wonn Rd. Farmers’ market with local produced and baked treats. 360-678-7700; greenbankfarm.biz.

Threshold Choir, 6:30-8 p.m. second Tuesdays at Mapleridge Assisted Living, 1767 Alliance Ave., Freeland and fourth Tuesdays at Careage of Whidbey, 311 N.E. Third, Coupeville. A women’s choir dedicated to gentle bedside singing for those who struggle to live or struggle to die. All women able to carry a tune are welcome. Linda: 360-678-1073; Christa: 360-331-7633; thresholdchoir.org.

Toastmasters, 6:30-8 p.m. second & fourth Tuesdays, San Remo Grill, 421 N.E. Midway, Oak Harbor. Help with impromptu speaking ability, preparing and giving speeches. Janis Powell: 360-679-2237.

Trio Nouveau performs, 5:30-8:30 p.m., second Thursday & fourth Sunday, Prima Bistro, 201 1/2 1st St., Langley. Swing Jazz Ensemble. Reservations: 360-221-4060; primabistro@whidbey.com. primabistro.com.

Trio Nouveau performs, 6-8 p.m. fourth Wednesday, Front Street Grill, 20 NW Front St., Coupeville. Live Swinging Jazz. Front Street Grill: 360-682-2551; frontstreetgrillcoupeville.com. Trio Nouveau: 360-969-5128; kristio@whidbey.net.

Volleyball, 6:30-8:30 p.m. through June 25, Coupeville Middle School gym, 501 S. Main St. Enjoy an energetic game of volleyball. Men and women 16+. Cost: $20; $5 drop in. Register: swparks.org.

Whidbey Island A’s, Model A Ford Club, 7 p.m. fourth Tuesday, Race Road Fire Station, Coupeville. 360-579-5919.

Whidbey HOWL, 1:15-3:15 p.m. first & third Tuesdays, Neil’s Clover Patch, 4485 Hwy. 525 No. 3, Langley. Conversation group and lunch for older women. New members welcome. 360-221-4063.

United Way of Island County Board, 3 p.m. third Wednesday, Whidbey Island Bank board room, 450 S.W. Bayshore Drive, Oak Harbor. 360-675-1778.

 

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