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January 2024 Watershed Conservancy Project Update

Events – Activities – Meetings 

Unless noted otherwise, Cape Meares Community Activities, Events, and Meetings are held at: Barbara Bennett Community Center 5690 4th St NW, Tillamook, OR 97141

Workshops & Playgroups

Playing, learning and doing things together creates strong community bonds and enriches our lives. If you want to start a group or announce a community activity email us at  

Tuesday Morning Yoga

Join your neighbors at 9:00-10:00AM on Tuesday mornings for a live-stream, one-hour yoga class appropriate for all levels. Bring your mat, a blanket, and blocks (optional). Suggested donation of $5-$15/class. Contact Stacy Mason for information.

Tuesday Tai ji

Join an ongoing Tai ji group, that welcomes beginners and experts alike, every Tuesday at 10:30 – 11:30AM, Tai ji nourishes peace of mind while supporting memory and improves balance. Wear comfortable, warm clothes. It’s Free! Contact Peggy Lindquist for information.

Cape Meares Crafting Group

We gather 10AM -2PM on the first Monday of the month. Bring your crafting project and enjoy the company of fellow crafters/artists. Host Jenny Francis.

Cape Meares Book Club

The Cape Meares Book Club meetings are typically at 2:00PM on the last Monday of the month. Contact Mary Gordon for our reading selections and club information.

Sunday Coffeehouse

Join your friends and neighbors for the Cape Meares Sunday Coffeehouse 9-11AM on February 25 and April 14. Ann and Steve Quinn have re-started an old Cape Meares tradition of Sunday coffee cake gatherings. Contact Ann and Steve if you would like to bring something or help with set-up or clean-up.  

Holiday Events & Potlucks

Potluck gatherings are held the Last Saturday of January, March, April, October, and November. Please bring food to share. Soda and water will be provided. The potluck meals typically start at 6:00PM. Please check bulletin case at the Community Center for details.

Hosts are needed for our Holiday Events and Potlucks. Please consider teaming up with a friend to host one of the traditional community events. Absent a volunteer host the event will be cancelled. Email: if you would like to volunteer.

Our 2024 Potluck Hosts

January 27 – Pam Robenolt & Sean Kohles

March 23 -Stacy Mason & Guy Kyle

April 27 – Wendy Kunkel & Dave Audet

  • Memorial Day BBQ
  • July 4th Celebration
  • Labor Day BBQ Potluck
  • Halloween Potluck (last Saturday October)
  • Christmas Caroling

Springtime Community Center Landscaping and Clean-up – Join your neighbors for the annual re-fresh of the landscape around our community center.

October Annual ShakeOut Emergency Preparedness Event

Community Meetings

The annual Community Meeting is held on the 3rd Saturday in May. Three additional Community Meetings are held during the year on a schedule determined by the CMCA Board.

The CMCA Board meets at 10AM on the 2nd Monday of the month (September-June).