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FRIDAY, MAY 2

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, MAY 3

American Association of University Women Beaverton Branch - 1 p.m., Beaverton Library, 12375 S.W. Fifth St., Room A. Topic: Strategies for getting girls to pursue careers in engineering, science, technology and math. Visitors welcome. For information, call Joyce Lockard 503-533-4190 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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.

Videomasters Toastmasters - 2 to 4 p.m., fourth Saturday of the month at 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, MAY 4

Catholic Adult Singles Group - 5:30 p.m., first Sunday of the month, Our Lady of Peace Retreat, 3600 S.W. 170th Ave., Beaverton. Info: Janet 503-533-8978 or Jean 503-641-0328.

MONDAY, MAY 5

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.

Cedar Hills Toastmasters Club - 6:45 to 8 a.m., The Catlin Gabel School Auditorium, just east of Providence St. Vincent Medical Center on Southwest Barnes Road. Dorothy Cottingham, 503-590-9498, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit cedarhills.freetoasthost.org.

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.

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.

New Era of PWP - 7 p.m. Beaverton Community Center, Sycamore Room, 12350 S.W. Fifth St. For single parents whose children are grown and gone from home are invited. Info: 503-649-7304.

Overeaters Anonymous - Noon, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 10390 S.W. Canyon Road, Beaverton, Room 208. Dorothy, 503-293-5476.

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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, MAY 6

Aloha Sunset Rotary Club - Noon, The Farmhouse Country Inn at Red Lion Hotel Hillsboro, 3500 N.E. Cornell Road. Info: 503-642-2905.

Beaverton Lions Club - 6:30 p.m., first and third Tuesday of the month, dinner at 6 p.m. at Izzy's Pizza, 11900 S.W. Broadway St. Info: 503-644-2753.

Beaverton Sertoma - 7 a.m., Red Robin restaurant, Southwest Canyon Road at 117th Avenue.

Citizen's Participation Organization No. 1 - 7 p.m., first Tuesday of the month, St. Vincent Hospital, 9155 S.W. Barnes Road, Souther Auditorium. For residents of Cedar Mill, Cedar Hills and Bonny Slope. Info: 503-645-4683.

General Federation of Women's Clubs - Beaverton Woman's Club - 7 to 9 p.m., first Tuesday of the month, TVF and R Administration Offices in Aloha. GFWC is a non-profit philanthropic organization. Info: Erica McKoy, 503-351-7923.

National Active and Retired Federal Employees - Lunch: 11:15 a.m., meeting: noon, first Tuesday of the month, HomeTown Buffet, 13500 S.W. Pacific Highway, Tigard. Info: Don Strathdee, 503-524-5684.

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.

West Beaverton Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Nike campus, Pete Sampras Building, Grandstand Conference Room; use Walker Road entrance. Mark Lee, 971-235-3472 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

WEDNESDAY, MAY 7

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 - 12:01 p.m., Ernesto's Italian Restaurant, Monte Carlo Room, 8544 S.W. Apple Way, Portland. 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.

Eagles Ladies Auxiliary No. 4 - 5 to 6 p.m. social hour; 6 to 7 p.m. dinner, 8845 S.W. Commercial St., Tigard. Visitors welcome. Info: Cynthia, 503-639-1656.

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/.

Silicon Forest Toastmasters - Noon to 1 p.m., Tektronix campus, 14200 Karl Braun Drive, Building 58, Room 1NH13. Contact Janis Johnson, 503-578-5488 days, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Web Site http://siliconforest.freetoasthost.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 8

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. Kari Walker, 503-625-7663.

Aloha-Hillsboro Sunrise Rotary - 7 a.m., Hillsboro Elks Lodge, 21865 N.W. Quatama Road, Hillsboro. Larry Mulvey, 503-617-9271, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Web site www.ahsrotary.org.

Beaverton Garden Club - 9:30 a.m., second Thursday of the month, Beaverton Community Center, 12350 S.W. Fifth St., Suite 100. All new and experienced gardeners welcome to attend. Info: 503-524-6922.

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.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Beaver Chapter - Second Thursday of the month, 6:15 p.m. social, 6:45 p.m. program and business meeting, Beaverton Resource Center, 12500 S.W. Allen Blvd. Info: April Bullard 503-642-7888.

Genealogical Society of Washington County - 7 p.m., second Thursday of the month. Public Services Building, Room 140, Washington County Courthouse, 1st and Main Street, Hillsboro. Topic: Life on the Oregon Trail in the Pioneer's Own Words. Public welcome. Info: 503-640-4431.

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.

Soroptimist of Hillsboro - Noon, second and third Thursdays of the month, Farmhouse restaurant, 3500 N.E. Cornell Road, Hillsboro. Info: Ellyn Greenwald, 503-848-9628 or Lisa McNeilly, 503-640-5160.

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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.

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.

Washington County Youth Pride Project - 4 to 5:30 p.m. every Thursday, Coffee People at Canyon Road and 117th Avenue, 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. Info: 503-641-2075.