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Meet at Gustavs for a social lunch

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by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Enjoy a casual lunch on Nov. 18 at  2 p.m. with friends at Gustav's.Join center members who enjoy the company of others for a casual mid-day dinner. Members will meet at Gustav’s located by Washington Square in Tigard on Nov. 18 at 2 p.m. for a fun afternoon. Meet at the restaurant and the cost of lunch is on your own. Call the adult community center for more information and registration.

Friday, Nov. 16

Obtain a free blood pressure check in the Cedar room between 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Walk ins welcome and donations accepted. In Stitches, the center’s quilting group, will meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Birch room. The group will work cooperatively on various quilting projects. Walk ins welcome.

Join us for lunch served by Marge and Friends. The menu includes tossed salad, beef stroganoff with egg noodles, broccoli, rye bread and cranberry walnut cookies for dessert. Lunch is a suggested donation of $4 for those 60 and better; all others cost is $5. The MAC user group meets from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the Alder room.

Monday, Nov. 19

The computer users’ group meets in the Alder room from 9:30 to 11 a.m. to discuss various topics on what’s happening in the computer world. Lake Oswego Municipal Employees Association/AFSCME Local 1546 serves lunch at noon which will include Caesar salad, tuna melt served on an English muffin, potato wedges, green beans and berry crisp rounds out the meal. Suggested donation for those 60 and over is $4; $5 for those under 60.

Lunch and shop begins at 1 p.m. Center driver Jim Liu will take participants to Safeway for an hour of grocery shopping. Call the center on or before Monday to sign up. Join us at 1 p.m. for the Woodman Chronicles presented by Frank Woodman. This session’s theme is “Backstage Movies.” The second movie in our series is “Twentieth Century,” starring John Barrymore and Carole Lombard. Contact the center for more information.

Tuesday, Nov. 20

The Happy Hikers group meets Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 9:15 a.m. to explore the trails of Tryon Creek State Natural Area and a number of other local trails. The group also meets Saturdays at George Rogers Park. Hikes are led by Krstl Robbins and Joan Bollman. The Lake Oswego Respite Program begins at 11:30 a.m. in the Acorn room. The program costs $30 per participant each day, and is held Tuesdays and Thursdays on an ongoing basis. Contact Human Services Supervisor Berta Derman at 503-635-3758 to register for the program.

The caregivers group meets today in the Cedar room from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. This group is open to family members and friends caring for older adults with memory issues.

Wednesday, Nov. 21

Join us for a special Thanksgiving Day luncheon which includes a tossed salad accompanied by roast turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, bread stuffing, rolls and pumpkin pie. Suggested donation for those 60 and over is $4; $5 for those under 60. Lunch is served promptly at noon. The United Methodist Church will be serving lunch with piano entertainment provided by Joan Diehl. Reservations strongly encouraged. Call 503-635-3758.

The weekly supervised computer lab runs from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the Alder room. Everyone is welcome. Experienced pinochle players meet from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Willow room. Call in advance so the group can coordinate play. American Mah Jongg meet and play from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays in the Birch room. The group is free and for experienced players. Weekly Current Events with the Senior Studies Institute (SSI) meets at the West End Building from 1 to 3 p.m. The cost is an annual membership to SSI for $30; you may attend two sessions before you must join. Engage with others in discussions on various topics and current events.

Thursday, Nov. 22

The center is closed today for the Thanksgiving holiday. The center wishes you all a happy turkey day! We will re-open on Nov. 26.