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Whats happening - March 17 through 24

THURSDAY, MARCH 17

· LAKE GROVE GARDEN CLUB - 11 a.m., Oswego Heritage House, 10th and A Ave. Program: Recycled glass art for the garden with Denise Weinberg. Contact Darby Walker 503-675-0173; www.gardencentral.org/oregon/lakegrove.

· LAKEWOOD CENTER ASSOCIATES 26th ANNIVERSARY LUNCH - 10 a.m., Lakewood Center for the Arts. Guest speaker from Seven Dees on container gardening. Reservations: call Connie at 503-639-7201, or JoAnn at 503-620-9092 before March 14.

· ROLLING HILLS CHURCH LADIES 50+ LUNCH - Noon to 2 p.m., 3550 S.W. Borland Rd., Tualatin. Guest speaker: Maxine Dyrkach on 'compassion.' Tickets purchased by Mar. 14 are $10; or $13 at the door on Mar. 17. To purchase tickets, contact Heather Creighton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

· MARCH LUNCH BUNCH AT LOUMC - Noon, Lake Oswego United Methodist Church, 1855 South Shore Blvd. Reverend Evelyn Eberle with Global Ministries will speak on her ministry in Ketchikan, Alaska. Cost $3.50, reservations are a must. Contact 503-636-8423.

· WL CHAMBER BUSINESS AFTER HOURS - 5 to 6:30 p.m., Healthy Spaces, 1751 Willamette Falls Drive.

· WEST LINN RIVERVIEW LIONS CLUB - 6:30 p.m., West Linn Adult Community Center. Meeting and dinner. Contact 503-657-8290.

· FOOTHILLS CAC - 6 p.m., WEB Santiam Room. Contact Brant Williams 503-635-6138.

· MARYLHURST TOASTMASTERS - 6:30 p.m., Baxter Hall, Marylhurst University. Visit www.marylhursttoastmasters.org.

· ROSEWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION BOARD - 7 p.m., River Grove School library, 5850 S.W. McEwan.

· BIRDSHILL NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION/CPO - 7 to 9 p.m., Forest Hills Elementary School. Contact Skip Ormsby 503-636-4483.

· CLACKAMAS COUNTY LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS - 7 p.m., Bolton Fire Station Community Room, 6050 Failing St. Speaker: State Librarian Jim Scheppke on 'Clackamas County Libraries: Past, Present and Future.'

FRIDAY, MARCH 18

· WALLMASTERS TOASTMASTERS - 6:30 a.m., TOC Management Services, 6825 S.W. Sandburg Rd., Tigard. Contact Megan 503-550-6572.

· LO CHAMBER NETWORKING - 8 to 9 a.m., Terrace Kitchen, 485 Second St. Contact 503-636-3634.

· LUNCH WITH THE LO CHAMBER - 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. Honore Boulangerie. Reservations call Erin at 503-675-7000.

· 789JAM YOUTH ACTIVITY CENTER - 4 to 6 p.m., Willamette Christian Church, 3153 S. Brandywine. After school program for middle school students. Westlinnoregon.gov/parksrec.

SATURDAY, MARCH 19

· MADDAX WOODS AND BURNSIDE PARK RESTORATION - 9 a.m. to noon, 5785 River St., West Linn. Remove invasive ivy and reintroduce native plants. Contact Steve at 503-722-9581 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

· BACKYARD BIRD SHOP KIDS' NATURE WALK -10 a.m. to noon, Mary S. Young Park. Elaine Murphy, naturalist, will use bug boxes, magnifiers and field microscopes to take a close look at forest life. Pre-registration required, 503-635-2044.

MONDAY, MARCH 21

· LOACC COMPUTER USER GROUP - 9 a.m. Q and A, 9:30 free games you can play on the Internet and how to play them with Susan Hornung.

· JOB SEEKERS SUPPORT GROUP - 4 to 6 p.m., Marylhurst University, 17600 Pacific Hwy. Lynn Brown, Marylhurst director of career services, and Maureen Muldoon, job support and outreach coordinator, address career transitions. Contact 503-699-6271.

· LAKE OSWEGO TOASTMASTERS - 6:30 p.m., 17377 S.W. Boones Ferry Rd. #200. For information call David Jamieson, 503-310-3495 or visit www.LakeOswegoToastmasters.com

· BOLTON NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION - 7 p.m., Bolton Fire Station, community room. Jim Suire will share the history of the fire station and Bolton area.

· STAFFORD HAMLET COMMUNITY/BOARD MEETING - 7 to 9:30 p.m., Athey Creek Middle School, library. Contact Sally Quinn by at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

· LAKE GROVE WATER DISTRICT RATE INCREASE HEARING - 7:30 p.m., District Administrative office, 16552 Boones Ferry Rd. Public hearing on the proposed water rate increase.

TUESDAY, MARCH 22

· LO CHAMBER NETWORKING - 8 to 9 a.m., Providence Foundations, 3975 S.W. Mercantile Dr. Contact 503-636-3634.

· SCRABBLE CLUB - 6:45 p.m., Lakewood Center for the Arts. Club meets weekly. Contact Ruth Hamilton 503-675-7663.

· WEST LINN/OREGON CITY CHESS CLUB - 7 to 10 p.m., Pioneer Adult Community Center, in the basement. All are welcome, chessboards available. Contact Brian Berger 503-744-0997.

· MARYLHURST NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION - 7 p.m., West Linn Adult Community Center.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23

· FREE PARENT-CHILD PLAYGROUP - 10 to 11:30 a.m., Sunset Firehall, 2215 Long St., West Linn. Adults must stay with children. Snack provided. 503-655-8601.

· COFFEE WITH COUNCILOR JENNI TAN - 10 to 11:30 a.m., Central Village Starbucks.

· SING WITH THE CHOIR AT STAFFORD BOUTIQUE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY - 3:45 p.m. Donna Kagan director. Contact Rita Sigura 503-496-3729.

THURSDAY, MARCH 24

· MARYLHURST TOASTMASTERS - 6:30 p.m., Baxter Hall, Marylhurst University. Visit www.marylhursttoastmasters.org.

· FOCUS ON FIXED INCOME - 2 to 3 p.m., Carman Oaks Senior Living, 3800 Carman Dr., Lake Oswego. Gregory Schmidt, financial advisor, teaches key strategies to get the most out of fixed investments. Free. Contact 503-636-3800.

Send news of your event to What's Happening, Review/Tidings, P.O. Box 548, Lake Oswego, Ore. 97034 or e-mail Linda Hundhammer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. Thursday before the next publication date.