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Organization meetings for Aug. 27

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.

MONDAY, AUG. 29

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 tops.org.

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 tops.org for information.

TUESDAY, AUG. 30

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.

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

Gresham Society of Artists - 6 to 9 p.m., Gresham Senior Center, 600 N.E. Eighth St. For more information, call Jo Curry at 503-254-5923.

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 tops.org.

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.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 31

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. Visit greshamtoastmasters.freetoasthost.org 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 kiwanisofdamascusboring.org.

Good Morning East Portland - 7:30 a.m., Rose City Associates, 10011 S.E. Division St., Suite 308. A networking meeting for members and guests of the East Portland Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 503-788-8589 or visit eastportlandchamberofcommerce.com.

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 itakethelead.com or call 503-691-9909 for information.

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

Gresham Rotary Club - noon, M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. A worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, and helps build goodwill and peace in the world. Visit clubrunner.ca/Gresham for information.

Chamber PM Networking Social - 5:30 p.m., The Troutdale House by the Sandy, 411 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. A social networking opportunity for members and guests of the West Columbia Gorge Chamber of Commerce. Call 503-669-7473 or visit westcolumbiagorgechamber.com 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 hdgkiwanis.org for information.