Featured Stories

Other Pamplin Media Group sites

Organization meetings for March 19

The Gresham Outlook welcomes calendar notices for weekly public events and support group meetings in East County. To submit an item, simply send the information to Dateline, The Gresham Outlook, P.O. Box 747, Gresham, 97030; e-mail to 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, MARCH 21

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.

La Leche League - 10 a.m., Mountainview Christian Church, 1890 N.E. Cleveland Ave. Breastfeeding help for mothers and mothers-to-be. For more information, call Melissa at 503-492-3168.

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.

Troutdale Lions - 7 p.m., Sam Cox Building, Glenn Otto Community Park, 1106 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. For information, call Sam Barnett at 503-674-0744.

TUESDAY, MARCH 22

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.

Red Cross Mobile Blood Drive - 3 to 8 p.m., The Chapel, 27132 S.E. Stark St., Troutdale. For more information, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) - 4:30 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 503-665-6618 or 503-695-5438 or visit tops.org.

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

Gresham Lions Supper Club - 7 p.m., Francis Xavier's Restaurant, 1933 N.E. 181st Ave., Portland. Dinner starts at 6:30 p.m. For information, call Leslie Pompel at 503-665-7779 or visit greshamsupperclub.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, MARCH 23

Gresham Toastmasters - 6:30 a.m., Holiday Inn, 2752 N.E. Hogan Drive. Learn how to be a better speaker and to be more confident in front of an audience. For more information, 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.

Business AM - 7:30 a.m., Wood Village City Hall, 2055 N.E. 238th Drive. A networking opportunity for members and guests of the West Columbia Gorge Chamber of Commerce. Meet Wood Village Mayor Patricia Smith and new City Administrator Bill Peterson. Blue Sky Web Design is donating a $1,000 gift basket to celebrate the opening of its new office. Chamber members are eligible for the drawing. Call 503-669-7473 or visit westcolumbiagorgechamber.com for information.

Good Morning East Portland - 7:30 a.m., Gresham Ford, 1940 E. Powell Blvd. 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.

Red Cross Mobile Blood Drive - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Boyd's Coffee Company, 19730 N.E. Sandy Blvd. For more information, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767.

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.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group - 1 p.m., Multnomah County East Building, 600 N.E. Eighth St. A group for people who are caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's disease. For more information, call Rebecca Baker at 503-988-3840, ext. 29188.

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.