Thursday, April 12
GMO's Revealed: Community Film Series 6 p.m., Shark Bites Theater, 240 S Broadway, Coos Bay. Hosted by Coos Head Food Co-op. Feature: Episode 7. Doors open at 5:30, menus available. www.coosheadfoodcoop.org
Friday, April 13
Rural Fundraising for Sustainability Workshop 9 a.m.-noon, Bandon Community Center, 1200 11th St. SW, Bandon. Presented by Bandon Cares. Workshop will explore questions about funding beyond grants. 541-297-2342
AARP Safe Driver Course 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Hales Center for the Performing Arts, Lakeview G, 1988 Newmark Ave., Coos Bay. Drivers 55 and older may qualify for reduced insurance premiums. Cost to AARP members $15, nonmembers $20. Register and confirm location by calling 541-269-0845.
Searching the Web with Google 9:30-11 a.m., Coos Bay Public Library, 525 Anderson Ave., Coos Bay. Meet in front at 9:15 a.m. This class for novice Internet users. Limited seating; register at the reference desk, by calling 541-269-1101 or online at goo.gl/fojeyN.
Saturday, April 14
What's Killing Your Trees Workshop 9 a.m.-1 p.m., South Slough Reserve Interpretive Center, 61907 Seven Devils Road, Charleston. OSU Forester Norma Kline will give an Introduction to Insects and Diseases of the Fog Belt Forest prior to a guide hike through the Reserve to learn to identify common insects and diseases. Cost is $15. Register by calling OSU Coos County Extension at 541-572-5263, ext. 25292.
Quilling with Lori Slawson 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., God's House of Vision, Art Gallery & Studio, 10 E First St., Coquille. Cost is $20 per person. This is a revival art technique dating back to the 16th century. 541-326-5423
Spring Gardening Series: Vertical Vegetable Gardening noon-2 p.m., Coos Bay Public Library Myrtlewood room, 525 Anderson Ave., Coos Bay. Harry Olson will share how to get more form your garden by growing vertically.
Intro to Leather Workshop 1-3 p.m., Coquille Valley Arts Center, 10144 Highway 42, Coquille. Chris McKim, Gunleather of Bandon will give an overview of the process. Free but registration requested, call 541-217-4483.
Geology Lecture Series: Growing A Revolution 7 p.m., Hales Center for the Performing Arts, 1988 Newmark Ave., Coos Bay. Dr David R Montgomery will talk about Bringing Our Soil Back to Life.
Tuesday, April 17
Food Handlers Class 3:30 p.m., Bandon High School Cafeteria, 550 Ninth St. SW, Bandon. Register at 541-751-2431. Materials are available at the library or online at at www.oregon.gov. Those who pass should be prepared to pay $10.
Wednesday, April 18
Collage Group 1-3 p.m., Art By the Sea Gallery & Studio, 145 Fillmore SE, Bandon. Bring your project and share ideas. Cost is $5. Register by calling 541-347-5355.
Dance & Sweat Class 6-7 p.m., SharkBite's Theater, 240 S Broadway, Coos Bay. First class free all ages with Jamie Coleman Wright, $3 for each thereafter.
Thursday, April 19
GMO's Revealed: Community Film Series 6 p.m., Shark Bites Theater, 240 S Broadway, Coos Bay. Hosted by Coos Head Food Co-op. Feature: Episode 8. Doors open at 5:30, menus available. www.coosheadfoodcoop.org
Friday, April 20
Legislative & Employment Law Updates 8 a.m.-noon, South Coast ESD, 1350 Teakwood, Coos Bay. Fee $69, includes continental breakfast and course materials. Register at 800-342-4742, ext. 2124 or online at https://terminations.eventbrite.com.
Bay Area Seniors Computer Club 9:15-11 a.m., Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 1290 Thompson Road, Coos Bay. Topic: Part 2 Linux Mint - Cinnamon, MINT, Xfce. Step-by-step Power Point with handouts presented by James Moore. www.bascc.info or 541-269-7396