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Listings of clubs and organizations in the Tigard, Tualatin and Sherwood area

The deadline for next week's listings of clubs is 5 p.m. today (Thursday). Fax information to 503-620-3433, call Mary Maleta at 503-546-9837 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

FRIDAY MARCH 7

Sherwood Rotary - 6:45 to 8 a.m., Stewart Senior/Community Center, 855 N. Sherwood Blvd.

Wallmasters Toastmasters - 6:45 a.m., TOC Management Services, 6825 S.W. Sandburg Road, Tigard. Info: www.wallmasters.com or Megan, 503-550-6572.

SATURDAY MARCH 8

Food Addicts Anonymous - 9 a.m. every Saturday at Good Samaritan Hospital, 1040 N.W. 22nd Ave., Wilcox Bldg, Conference Room A. Info: Sandy 503-617-6971.

Videomasters Toastmasters - Fourth Saturday of the month, 2 to 4 p.m., Tualatin Valley Television, 11375 S.W. Center St., Beaverton. Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Bob, 503-644-2277.

SUNDAY MARCH 9

Sunday Speakers Toastmasters Club - 7 p.m., board room of the Tigard-Tualatin School District administration building, 6960 S.W. Sandburg St., Tigard. Info: Art Crino, 503-639-6545. www.geocities.com/sundayspeakers2002.

MONDAY MARCH 10

Delta Kappa Gamma-Beta Beta Chapter - 5:30 p.m., dinner, second Monday of the month, Calvin Presbyterian Church, 10445 S.W. Canterbury Lane, Tigard. Peg Hewlett, 503-625-6411.

NUNRA (National U.N. Research Association) - 7:30 p.m., Davidson's Restaurant on Pacific Highway in Tigard. Come for a no-host meal, dessert or coffee and an interesting two hours comparing the U.N. Charter with the U.S. Constitution. Info: e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Art at 503-639-6545.

Tetrapolitan Golden K Kiwanis - 11:30 a.m., Hi Hat Restaurant, Pacific Highway, Tigard.

Tualatin Boy Scout Troop 530 - 7:15 p.m. Bridgeport Elementary School, 5505 S.W. Borland Road. 503-885-2405.

Washington County Public Affairs Forum - 11:30 a.m., Beaverton Elks Club, 3500 S.W. 104th, (enter through back entrance). Public welcome. Info: www.washingtoncountyforum.org.

Women's Connection - 6:30 p.m., Sleighbells of Sherwood. Annual Christmas Bazaar with crafts and baked goods. Inspirational speaker: Candy Troutman from Boise, Idaho. Directions and to RSVP, call 503-841-6010.

TUESDAY MARCH 11

Feedbackers Toastmasters - Second and fourth Tuesdays, 7 p.m. at the Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 S.W. Hall Blvd., Beaverton. Toastmasters club for advanced evaluation skills. Info: Carl, 503-590-9498.

Fuchsia Club, S.W. Portland - 7 p.m., second Tuesday of the month, Edgewood Downs Retirement Inn, 7799 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road. For those interested in growing or learning about fuchsias. Info: Clarence, 503-644-1966.

King City/Tigard Republican Women's Club - 10:30 a.m., second Tuesday of the month, Hi Hat Restaurant, 11530 S.W. Pacific Highway. For reservations call Carol Smith, 503-641-8561 or Barbara Whisnant, 503-644-2472.

Rainy Day Doll Club - second Tuesday of the month, 10 a.m., Beaverton Community Center, 12350 S.W. Fifth Ave., Beaverton. The club welcomes doll enthusiasts. Info: 503-645-4023.

Stafford-Tualatin Valley Community Planning Organization - 7:30 p.m., second Tuesday of the month, Stafford Elementary School Library, 19875 S.W. Stafford Road, West Linn. Info: http://co.clackamas.or.us/citizenin/cpo/main.htm

Take Off Pounds Sensibly:

Tigard Chapter 238 - 10 a.m., Calvin Presbyterian Church, 10445 S.W. Canterbury Lane, Tigard. Pam, 503-579-3122, or Maxine, 503-246-9937.

Tigard evening chapter - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tigard Christian Church, at the corner of Omara Street and Hall Boulevard. Info: www.tops.org.

Tigard Art Club - 9:30 a.m., 8815 S.W. Omara St. New artists welcome. Info: Yvonne Burgess, 503-639-0903.

Tigard Breakfast Rotary Club - 6:50 a.m., HomeTown Buffet, 13500 S.W. Pacific Highway (Tigard Marketplace).

Timber Talkers Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Nimbus Conference Center, 9403-B S.W. Nimbus Ave., Beaverton. For fun and to fight the fear of public speaking. http://www.timbertalkers.com/.

Tualatin Valley Elks #2780 - 7:30 p.m. Info: 503-691-1935.

Washington County Bicycle Transportation Coalition - 6:30 p.m., second Tuesday of the month, Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 S.W. Hall Blvd. Info: 503-516-6733, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

WEDNESDAY MARCH 12

Cascade Zydeco Lessons - 7 p.m. lessons, followed by dancing from 8 to 10 p.m., Portland Police Athletic Association, 612 S.E. Alder St., Portland. Free parking at the US Bank lot. Dance to CD music. Cost: $3 donation. www.cascade-zydeco.com.

Mentors of Focus Toastmasters Club - 12:05 to 12:55 p.m., Infocus Corp. building, Curry Room, 27500 S.W. Parkway, Wilsonville. Info: www.mentorsoffocus.com, Cathey Armillas at 503-682-6425 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Noontime Nomads Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Tigard Library, Second Floor Conference Room, 13500 S.W. Hall Blvd. Relieve your fear of public speaking and have fun doing it. http://www.noontimenomads.org/.

Sherwood Town Criers Toastmasters Club - 7:30 p.m., Sherwood Elks, 22770 Elwert Road. Info: Carole, 503-590-9860.

Tigard Kiwanis - 12:15 p.m., Café Allegro, 12386 S.W. Main St. in downtown Tigard.

Toast to 'U' Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Unicru Inc., 9525 S.W. Gemini Drive, Beaverton. Info: Nate McFarlane, 503-596-3100.

Tualatin Lions Club - 7 a.m., second Wednesday of the month, Haggen's food court. All Lions and public invited.

Tualatin Rotary - Noon, Tualatin Country Club.

THURSDAY MARCH 13

Adoptive Parent Support Group - 7 to 8:30 p.m., second and fourth Thursday of the month, Countryside Community Church, 18810 S.W. Kruger Road, Sherwood. Kari Walker, 503-625-7663.

Carousel Figure Skating Club - 6:15 to 7:15 p.m., every Thursday, Valley Ice Arena, 9250 S.W. Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway. All ages and ability levels welcome. Info: Cheryn, 503-297-7248.

Friends of the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge - 7 to 9 p.m., second Thursday of the month, at the new Wildlife Center, 19255 S.W. Pacific Highway, Sherwood. 503-625-5944 ext. 227 or www.friendsoftualatinrefuge.org.

Genealogical Society of Washington County - 7 p.m., second Thursday of the month, Public Services Building, Room 140, Washington County Courthouse, 1st and Main Streets, Hillsboro. Program: Rick Slavens, president of the Oregon Association of Professional Genealogists and digital manager for the Washington County Historical Society will speak on Digitalizing Genealogical Artifacts. Public welcome. Info: 503-640-4431.

Overeaters Anonymous - 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 10390 S.W. Canyon Road, Beaverton. Infants and children welcome. Lisa, 503-429-2422.

Rotary Club of Tigard - 11:45 a.m., Home Builders Association, 15555 S.W. Bangy Road, Lake Oswego. Your first lunch is on us. Info: Dona Yarnall, 503-709-5531.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly):

Portland OR 1091 - Weigh-in at 5:45 p.m., meeting 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at West Hills Village, Senior Residence, first-floor dining room, 5701 S.W. Multnomah Blvd., Portland. First Meeting is free; $20 annual membership; $5 monthly dues. Info: 503-407-3208 or 503-892-1309.

Tigard Chapter 1096 - 9:30 to 11 a.m., Crown Center, Crown Room, 126th and King Richard Drive in King City. Carolyn Clark, 503-639-0539 or Dar Christiansen, 503-968-9182.

Tigard Optimists - 7 a.m. breakfast, (except first Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. dinner). Davidson's Restaurant, Pacific Highway. Carla Mito, 503-684-6064.

Washington County Youth Pride Project - 4 to 5:30 p.m. every Thursday, Coffee People at Canyon Road and 117th Ave, Beaverton. The Pride Project is a chance for lesbian, gay, bi, trans, questioning youth and allies ages 21 and under to meet other youth and socialize. 503-260-5792 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Westside Service Center - Non-profit group for drug and alcohol recovery holds several meetings every day, seven days a week. Club located at the corner of Stott Street and Farmington Road. 503-641-2075.