Organization meetings for Sept. 14
THURSDAY, SEPT. 15
Gresham Breakfast Lions Club - 6:45 a.m., M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. An international community service group that participates in a variety of projects. For more information, call Kent Carter at 503-522-6997.
Kiwanis Club of Troutdale - 7 a.m., Shirley's Tippy Canoe, 28242 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. The Troutdale Kiwanis Club performs many community service projects in East Multnomah County to help serve children. Visit troutdalekiwanis.org for information.
I Take the Lead - 7:30 a.m., Park Place Coffee, 1288 S.E. 182nd Ave. Build your business by generating professional business leads and referrals. Visit itakethelead.com or call 503-691-9909 for information.
Lunch and Laugh - Noon to 1 p.m., Country Cat, 7937 S.E. Stark St., Portland. The East Portland Chamber of Commerce invites members and guests to come and meet other business owners and spend some time learning about each other, both professionally and personally. Call 503-788-8589.
Soroptimist International of Gresham - Noon, Gresham Elks Club, 3330 Division St. A worldwide organization for women in management and professions, working through service projects to advance human rights and the status of women. Visit sigresham.org for information.
Friends of Powell Butte Nature Park - 7 p.m., Powell Butte Nature Park, caretaker's cottage adjacent to the parking lot, Southeast 162nd Avenue and Powell Boulevard, Portland. Meetings are open to all. Call Louise Shorr at 503-823-6131.
Hoodview Amateur Radio Club - 7:30 p.m., Mt. Hood Community College, Room 1001, 26000 S.E. Stark St. Learn about becoming an amateur radio operator and meet other enthusiasts. For more information, visit wb7qiw.org.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 16
Gresham Earlyrisers Kiwanis Club - 6:45 a.m., M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. The Earlyrisers club is a service group dedicated to changing the world, one community and one child at a time. For more information, contact Dick Vaughn at 503-760-2106.
Connect with Success AM - 7 a.m., KeyBank, 25117 S.E. Stark St. A networking opportunity for members and guests of the Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce. Call 503-665-1131 or visit greshamchamber.org for information.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - 9:30 a.m., Epidavros Center for Wellbeing, 223 E. Powell Blvd. Join the Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce in welcoming a new business. Call 503-665-1131 or visit greshamcham
Celebrate Recovery - 6 p.m., Good Shepherd Community Church, 28986 S.E. Haley Road, Boring. A 12-step recovery program based on Christian values. Child care available; must be 18 years of age or older. For information, call 503-666-8501 or visit goodshepherdcc.org.
Columbia Gorge Rockhounds - 7:30 p.m., Fireman's Hall, 36930 Historic Columbia River Highway, Corbett.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 17
Sanctuary Church Food Pantry - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sanctuary Church, 3101 S.E. Orient Drive. East County residents in need of food supplies may obtain an emergency food box. The food pantry is open the first and third Saturday of every month. For more information, call 503-663-9146.
American Legion Post 30 - 2 p.m., Legion Hall, 150 W. Powell Blvd. A service organization open to all veterans. Call 503-481-7172 for more information.
Country Cut-Ups Square Dance Club of Boring - 7:30 p.m., Boring Barn, 13987 S.E. Richey Road. A square-dancing club that invites families, couples and singles to dance.
For more information, call the barn at 503-663-4298.