Clubs and organizations
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Listings of clubs and organizations in the Tigard, Tualatin and Sherwood area
FRIDAY APRIL 4
King City Genealogy Club - 1 p.m., first Friday of the month, King City Town Hall. Info: Jan Hill, 503-579-9684 or LaVerne Kossler, 503-598-9486.
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 APRIL 5
Eagles Aerie and Ladies Auxiliary No. 4 - 5:30 to 7 p.m. dinner, 7 to 11 p.m. Karaoke, 8845 S.W. Commercial St., Tigard. Guests welcome. Info: Cynthia, 503-639-1656.
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.
SUNDAY APRIL 6
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 APRIL 7
Tetrapolitan Golden K Kiwanis - 11:30 a.m., Hi Hat Restaurant, Pacific Highway, Tigard.
Tualatin Boy Scout Troop 530 - 7:15 p.m., Tualatin Presbyterian Church, 9230 S.W. Siletz Dr., Tualatin. 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.
TUESDAY APRIL 8
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.
WEDNESDAY APRIL 9
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.
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 APRIL 10
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. Speaker: Connie Lenzen, certified genealogist, President of the Board for Certification of Genealogists. Topic: A Recipe for Internet Genealogy - Steps on doing Family History Research Groundwork. 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.
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.