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Events calendar for May 25

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; email 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.

THURSDAY, MAY 26

Adult Basketball - 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Sweetbriar Elementary School gym, 502 S.E. Sweetbriar Lane, Troutdale. Pick-up games of basketball for adults ages 18 and up. The gym is closed on school holidays. Free.

Elks Bingo - 6:30 p.m., Gresham Elks Lodge, 3330 N.E. Division St. Members and guests welcome. For more information, call 503-666-1805.

FRIDAY, MAY 27

Friday Night Magic - 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays, 4th Street Brewing Co., 77 N.E. Fourth St. Local magician Brian Proctor performs every Friday night at 4th Street Brewing. Visit BrianProctorMagic.com or 4thStreetBrewing.com for information.

Friday Night Basketball - 7:30 to 9 p.m., Walt Morey Middle School gym, 2801 S.W. Lucas Drive, Troutdale. Basketball games for ages 12 to 17 years, supervised by Troutdale police. Participants must be dressed to play basketball or will not be permitted in the gym. The gym is closed on school holidays. Free, but bring identification.

SATURDAY, MAY 28

Constituent Coffee - 10 to 11:30 a.m., Silk Espresso, 3030 N.E. Hogan Road. State Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson, D-Gresham, will meet with district residents to hear what their concerns and comments are, and what they'd like to see addressed in Salem.

Tomatoes at 10 - 10 a.m., Drake's 7 Dees, 16519 S.E. Stark St. Free and open to the public. Call 503-256-2223 for information.

Time for Thyme - 10:45 a.m., Drake's 7 Dees, 16519 S.E. Stark St. Free and open to the public. Call 503-256-2223 for information.

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser - 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 28, Gresham Armory, 544 N.E. Division St. This fundraiser will benefit the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 180 in Gresham. Members of the nonprofit Sergeant McDowell's Military Relief, which was founded to help military veterans and their families, will be on hand to sign up new members. There will be live music and prize drawings. Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for ages 12 and younger. Visit smmroregon.com.