Organization meetings for July 30


The Gresham Outlook welcomes calendar notices for weekly public events and support group meetings in East County. To submit an item, send the information to Dateline, The Gresham Outlook, P.O. Box 747, Gresham, 97030; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or fax it to 503-665-2187 at least 10 days before the event or meeting.


Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) - 9:30 a.m., Wood Village Green Mobile Court, 23300 W. Arata Road, Wood Village. A support group for weight management and healthy lifestyles. Weigh-ins begin at 9:15 a.m. For more information, call Edna at 503-666-1091 or visit

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) - 5:45 p.m., Parklane Christian Reformed Church, 16001 S.E. Main St. Weigh-ins begin at 5:45 p.m., followed by the meeting at 6 p.m. Visit for information.

Troutdale Lions - 7 p.m., Sam Cox Building, Glenn Otto Community Park, 1106 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. For information, call Sam Barnett at 503-674-0744.


Full Gospel Business Men - 6 a.m., Shari's Restaurant, 881 S.W. Highland Drive. A fellowship of evangelical businessmen. For more information, call Stephen Rogers at 503-666-4793.

Historic Downtown Gresham Business Association - 8 a.m., Small Business Development Center, 323 N.E. Roberts Ave. Call 503-665-5990 or visit for information.

Columbia River Gorge Kiwanis Club - Noon, Tonkin Gresham Honda, Community Room, 24999 S.E. Stark St., Troutdale.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) - 6 p.m., Highland Community Church, 4100 S.E. 182nd Ave. A support group for weight management and healthy lifestyles. Weigh-ins start at 4:30 p.m., followed by a 6 p.m. meeting. For more information, call 503-666-0923 or 1-800-932-8677, or visit

Gresham Elks 1805 - 7:30 p.m., Gresham Elks Lodge, 3330 N.E. Division St. A fraternal order and social club. Call 503-666-1805 for information.


Gresham Toastmasters - 6:30 a.m., Elmer's Restaurant, 1590 N.E. Burnside Road. Learn how to be a better speaker and to be more confident in front of an audience. For more information, visit or call George Miller at 503-666-9278.

Kiwanis of Damascus-Boring - 7 a.m., Pub 212, 20400 S.E. Highway 212, Damascus. For more information, visit

Business AM - 7:30 a.m., Fairview City Hall, 1300 N.E. Village St. A networking opportunity for members and guests of the West Columbia Gorge Chamber of Commerce. The Fairview Community Arts Committee will talk about its nonprofit. Call 503-669-7473 or visit for information.

Education AM - 7:30 a.m., Warner Pacific College, 2219 S.E. 68th Ave., Portland. Presented by the East Portland Chamber of Commerce. Kevin Minkoff will talk about tax issues for businesses. For information, call 503-788-8589 or visit

I Take the Lead - 7:30 a.m., Park Place Coffee, 1288 S.E. 182nd Ave. Helps you build your business by generating leads and referrals. Visit or call 503-691-9909 for information.

Overeaters Anonymous - 10:30 a.m., St. Henry Catholic Church, 346 N.W. First St. Call 503-665-9129 or visit for more information.

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group - 11 a.m., Regency Gresham, 5905 E. Powell Blvd. A monthly support group for people with multiple sclerosis. Call 503-665-1151 for information.

Gresham Rotary Club - Noon, M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. Visit for information.

Historic Downtown Gresham Kiwanis - 5:30 p.m., M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. A community volunteer group that supports the youth of East Multnomah County with its projects. Visit for information.

Prime Timers Dining Club - 6 p.m., Heidi's of Gresham, 1230 N.E. Cleveland Ave. A social group for singles age 50 and up. Be there at 6 p.m. for social time, followed by a dinner at 6:30 p.m. For information, call Pat Ruter at 503-936-5861 or visit

Gresham United VFW Post 180 - 7:30 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 150 W. Powell Blvd. Visit for information.