Clubs and organizations
- Beaverton Valley Times - Features
Listings of clubs and organizations in the Beaverton area
FRIDAY, APRIL 25
Hillsboro Toastmasters Club 881 - 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. every Friday, Hales Restaurant, 2755 S.E. Tualatin Valley Highway, Hillsboro. Club is now in its 40th year. Info: Erik Gross, 503-595-0884 Ext. 4, or www.geocities.com/toastmaster881/.
Wallmasters Toastmasters - 6:45 a.m. every Friday, TOC Management Services, 6825 S.W. Sandburg Road., Tigard. Info: Megan, 503-550-6572, www.wallmasters.org.
SATURDAY, APRIL 26
Disabled American Veterans, Dow V. Walker, Chapter 25 - 1:30 p.m., at Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 S.W. Hall Blvd. Info: Wayne Harvey, 503-590-2747.
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., Portland, in the Wilcox Bldg, Conference Room A. Info: Sandy 503-617-6971.
MONDAY, APRIL 28
Aloha-Beaverton T'ai Chi Club - 8:30 a.m., 20285 S.W. Tualatin Valley Highway. Club also meets Wednesday mornings from 8:30 to 9:20. Paul Keller, 503-577-0630.
Eager Beavers Square Dance Club - 1 to 3:15 p.m., Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 S.W. Hall Blvd., Beaverton. Club meets every Monday for plus dancing; $2 donation.
Overeaters Anonymous - Noon, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 10390 S.W. Canyon Road, Beaverton, Room 208. Dorothy, 503-293-5476.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly:
Aloha Chapter 487 - 6:30 p.m., Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 18865 S.W. Johnson St., Aloha. 503-649-3511 or 503-649-2283.
Aloha Chapter 928 - 7 to 8 p.m., Reedville Presbyterian Church, 2785 S.W. 209th Ave., Aloha. Info: Teresa 503-914-5990 or www.or928.com.
Beaverton Chapter 696 - 9:15 a.m., Beaverton Christian Church, 13600 S.W. Allen Blvd. Dolores, 503-646-5974.
Beaverton Chapter 1084 - 7 to 8 p.m., New Vision Fellowship Church, 5525 S.W. Menlo Drive, Beaverton. Leader: Cindy Martell, 503-810-8829. Info: www.tops.org.
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.
WRIP City Toastmasters - 6:45 to 8:15 p.m., Peterkort Centre II, 9755 S.W. Barnes Road. Improve public speaking skills. Guests welcome. Info: 503-352-5291 or www.geocities.com/wripcity.
TUESDAY, APRIL 29
Aloha Sunset Rotary Club - Noon, The Farmhouse Country Inn at Red Lion Hotel Hillsboro, 3500 N.E. Cornell Road. Info: 503-642-2905.
Beaverton Sertoma - 7 a.m., Red Robin restaurant, Southwest Canyon Road at 117th Avenue.
Overeaters Anonymous - 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 10390 S.W. Canyon Road, Beaverton. Infants and children welcome. Bob, 503-286-8796.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly Hillsboro Chapter 774 - 10 to 11 a.m., Hillsboro Senior Center, 750 S.E. Eighth Ave. Pat, 503-642-2058.
Timber Talkers Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Nimbus Conference Center, 9403-B S.W. Nimbus Ave., Beaverton. For fun and to fight your fear of public speaking. http://www.timbertalkers.com/.
Tualatin Valley Elks 2780 - 7:30 p.m., every Tuesday. Info: 503-691-1935.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30
Aloha-Beaverton T'ai Chi Club - 8:30 to 9:20 a.m., 20285 S.W. Tualatin Valley Highway. Club also meets Mondays at 8:30 a.m. Paul Keller, 503-577-0630.
Beaverton Area Bible Class - 12:15 to 12:45 p.m., Red Robin on Canyon Road at 117th Avenue. Nathan Lewis, 503-626-1520.
Beaverton Rotary - Noon to 1:30 p.m.Ernesto's Italian Restaurant, Monte Carlo Room, 8544 S.W. Apple Way, Portland. 'Challenges of Extreme Poverty,' self-help programs for the Third World. www.beavertonrotary.org or 503-645-3711.
Beaverton Sunrise Rotary Club - 7:30 a.m., Kingstad Meeting Center, 15450 S.W. Millikan Way. Info: Sam Scott, 503-639-4396.
Cascade Zydeco Lessons - 7 p.m. lessons, followed by dancing from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Portland Police Athletic Association, 612 S.E. Alder St., Portland. Free parking at the US Bank lot. Dance to CDs. Cost: $3 donation.www.cascade-zydeco.com.
Daylighters Toastmasters - 6:40 to 8 a.m., Cedar Hills Recreation Center, 11640 S.W. Park Way. Learn communication and leadership skills in a friendly environment. Info: 503-683-4050 days or 503-642-9424 evenings or www.geocities.com/daylighters_tm.
Noontime Nomads Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Tigard City Hall. Relieve your fear of public speaking and have fun doing it. http://www.noontimenomads.org/.
Toast to 'U' Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Unicru Inc. 9525 S.W. Gemini Drive, Beaverton. Info: Nate McFarlane, 503-596-3100.
TOPS Beaverton 417 - 10 a.m., Beaverton Masonic Temple, 4690 S.W. Watson, Beaverton. Info: Laura, 503-655-6704.
Touchstone Toastmasters - Noon, Intel Supercomputers, 15201 N.W. Greenbrier Parkway (at Cornell Oaks). Ken Coomes, 503-531-5002.
THURSDAY, MAY 1
Beaverton Optimists - 7 a.m., every Thursday, Peppermill restaurant, 17455 S.W. Farmington Road, Aloha. 503-626-5320.
Beaverton social dances - 1:15 to 3:30 p.m., Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 S.W. Hall Blvd. Ballroom and pattern dancing to Ruthie and the Boys. Donation $2.
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.
Kiwanis Club of Cedar Hills - Noon, lunch, program follows, every Thursday, Beaverton Elks Lodge, 3500 S.W. 104th Ave. Guests welcome. Info: 503-848-2066.
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.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly:
Beaverton 929 - 8:30 a.m. every Thursday, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Room 210, 10390 S.W. Canyon Road, Beaverton.
Portland 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.
Aloha 864 - 6:45 to 8 p.m., Pineridge Mobile Courts, 6900 S.W. 195th Ave., Aloha. Sis Kalleck, 503-649-6875.
OSU Extension Washington County Master Gardeners Association Chapter Meeting - 7 p.m. Capital Center, 18640 N.W. Walker Road, No. 1400. Topic: Russell Graham will speak about ferns and some shady companions. Free and open to the public.
Tualatin Valley Toastmasters Club 7499 - 7 to 8:30 p.m. every Thursday, Unitarian Universalist Community Church (basement social hall), 22785 N.W. Birch St., Hillsboro. Guests welcome. Info: Jeff King, 503-359-1428 or www.hillsborotoastmasters.org.
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. Info: 503-641-2075.