THURSDAY, SEPT. 28
· REPUBLICAN WOMEN'S CLUB MONTHLY MEETING - 11:30 a.m. social, noon lunch. Oswego Lake Country Club. Candidate forum with Fred Bremner, David Newell, Mike Erickson and Derek Kitts. $15 includes lunch. Reservations: Jenny Agidius, 503-699-2816.
· MAC SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP - 12:30 p.m. Lake Oswego Adult Community Center. Second and fourth Thursdays.
· FRIENDS OF MADDOX WOODS - Regular monthly meeting, 7 p.m. Foyer of Fireside Room, New Life Church, River Falls, across from West Linn High School. All welcome. Topic: Preparation for 'The Lighting,' etc.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 29
· BUSINESS LAW FORUM - 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Lewis and Clark Law School, Wood Hall. 12th annual forum focuses on baby boomer retirement system. Features nationally and internationally recognized experts on tax, labor and employment law. Info: 503-768-6756.
· PORTLAND REGIONAL GEM AND MINERAL SHOW / ICE AGE FLOODS INTERPRETIVE DISPLAY - 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Portland Expo Center. $7 adults, $5 students with ID.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 30
· GEOLOGY SYMPOSIUM, FEATURING ICE AGE FLOODS - 8 a.m.-noon. Portland Expo Center. Features Ice Age floods and effects of the Columbia River in shaping our area.
· LAKE OSWEGO FARMERS MARKET - 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. 1st and Evergreen streets.
· WEST LINN RIVERVIEW LIONS GARAGE SALE - 9 a.m.-3 p.m. See Friday listing.
· SUSTAINABILITY FORUM - 1 p.m. West Linn Public Library, 1595 Burns St. Hosted by League of West Linn Neighborhoods. Ken Hall will present recommendations of the Sustainable West Linn Strategic Plan. Refreshments provided. Info: Curt Sommer, 503-655-2682.
MONDAY, OCT. 2
· LOACC-CLC USERS GROUP (COMPUTER USERS GROUP) - 9:30-11 a.m. Lake Oswego Adult Community Center, 505 G Ave.
TUESDAY, OCT. 3
· KRUSE WAY ROTARY - Noon-1:15 p.m., 15555 S.W. Bangy Road. Every Tuesday. Buffet lunch, $12, followed by program. 'The Latest on the Proposed Lake Oswego Community Center' with Brant Williams, city of Lake Oswego.
· LEGISLATIVE FORUM - 2:30-5 p.m. Milwaukie Center, 5440 S.E. Kellogg Creek Drive. Sponsored by Advocacy Committee, part of Clackamas County Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council, Community Action Board and Disabilities Advocates Coalition. Hear Clackamas County state legislators and candidates.
· CATHOLICS RETURNING HOME - 7 p.m., Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 650 A Avenue. Six week series will explore the Catholic church of today, issues for returning Catholics and topics relating to alienation from the church. For information, call Sister Marilyn Barry, 503-636-7687.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 4
· COMPUTER LAB - 12:30-2 p.m. Lake Oswego Adult Community Center. Open to all that need additional help.
· HERBS WITH MEDICATIONS - HOW DOES IT WORK? - 1:30 p.m. Oswego Place Assisted Living, 17450 Pilkington Road. 503-697-1025. Speaker, Dr. Sonia Huntley.
· MISSING PIECES AND WHOLE STORIES: THE MANY FACES AND FACETS OF IMMIGRATION - 4 p.m. Lewis and Clark College's South Conference Center Room 107, 0615 S.W.Palatine Hill Road. Presenter: Alejandra Favela, assistant professor of education. Call 503-768-6099 or visit www.lclark.edu/org/orcenter/conversations.html.
· COURT-APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) - 5-7 p.m. 421 High St., Oregon City. Training session first Wednesday of each month. Learn how to help abused and neglected children in Clackamas County. For information, call 503-723-0521.
· COMMUNITY CENTER OPEN HOUSE - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Safeco Insurance Building, 4101 Kruse Way. Stop by and discuss and provide feedback on proposed library and recreation programs being considered.
· THE DEATH OF ENVIRONMENTALISM AND THE POLITICS OF OVERCOMING - 7:30 p.m. Agnes Flanagan Chapel, Lewis and Clark College. Keynote address by Michael Shellenberger and Ted Nordhaus as part of Environmental Affairs Symposium Oct. 2-4 at college. Tickets for talk: $5 at door.
SATURDAY, OCT. 7
· REINVENTING RETIREMENT WORKSHOP: DESIGNING THE LIFE YOU WANT - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Marylhurst University, Flavia Hall Salon. $50. Co-sponsored by Department of Human Sciences Gerontology Program, Marylhurst Gerontology Association and Oregon Center for Retired Citizens. Register at 503-287-3005 or online at http://www.exceptionallivingcoach.com/redefine_retirement.html
Send news of your event to What's Happening, Review/Tidings, P.O. Box 548, Lake Oswego, Ore., 97034. Deadline for submissions is noon Friday before the next publication date.