Saturday, Oct. 13
Tide of the Toddlers — Spider Web Wonder 10-11 a.m., South Slough Reserve Interpretive Center, 61907 Seven Devils Road, Charleston. Cost is $2 per toddler. Limited to 20. Register online at www.southsloughfriends.org.
Spanglish Conversational Program 10:30 a.m.-noon, Coos Bay Public Library Myrtlewood Room, 525 Anderson Ave., Coos Bay. This is not a class but an opportunity to practice Spanish.
Third Annual Oregon Writers Day 1-4 p.m., Coos History Museum, 1210 N Front St., Coos Bay. Event partner Southwestern Oregon Community College. Featured guests Dio Morales and Chirstopher Rose. Adults $10, students $8. Register by emailing email@example.com.
Tuesday, Oct. 16
Effective Communication Strategies 10-11:30 a.m., Lower Umpqua Senior Center, 460 Winchester Ave., Reedsport. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association.
Wednesday, Oct. 17
Darkness to Light Training 5:30-8:30 p.m., Ocean Crest Elementary School, 1040 Allegany Ave. SW, Bandon. Topic: Identify and help victims, prevention of child sexual abuse. Dinner and child care available with reservation. RSVP to 541-269-4416.
Shiitake Mushroom Log Workshop 6-8 p.m., OSU Extension, 631 Alder St., Myrtle Point. Cost is $10. Hands-on log inoculation, to take home. Limited space, register by calling 541-572-5263, ext. 25292 or online at http://bit.ly/CoosCountyForestry. Sponsored by Women Owning Woodlands.
Thursday, Oct. 18
Texture Your Watercolor with Liv Drahos 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Coos Art Museum, 235 Anderson Ave., Coos Bay. Class is limited to 6-12 adults and will meet every Thursday through Nov. 15.Beginning level class series $105 to CAM members, $125 to nonmembers. www.coosart.org
Scam Prevention Workshop 5:30-6:30 p.m., Umpqua Bank, 1125 US Highway 101, Bandon. Cosponsored by the bank, Bandon IT and Bandon Police Department.