THURSDAY, JULY 14
Gresham Breakfast Lions Club - 6:45 a.m., M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. An international community service group that participates in a variety of projects. The guest speaker will be Michael Hay, interim president of Mt. Hood Community College. For more information, call Kent Carter at 503-522-6997.
I Take the Lead - 7:30 a.m., Park Place Coffee, 1288 S.E. 182nd Ave. Build your business by generating professional business leads and referrals. Visit itakethelead.com or call 503-691-9909 for information.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) - 7:45 a.m., Green Tee Mobile Estates Recreation Hall, 900 N.E. Francis Ave. For more information, call 503-492-7854.
Gateway Area Business Association - 11:45 a.m., Izzy's Pizza, 1307 N.E. 102nd Ave., Portland. David Ashton of East PDX News will discuss 'How to Cultivate Publicity and and #8232;Media Relations for Your Company.' For more information, call 503-256-3910, ext. 1, or visit gabanet.com.
Kiwanis Club of Troutdale - noon, Shirley's Tippy Canoe, 28242 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. The Troutdale Kiwanis Club performs many community service projects in East Multnomah County to help serve children. Visit troutdalekiwanis.org for information.
Soroptimist International of Gresham - noon, Gresham Elks Club, 3330 N.E. Division St. A worldwide organization for women in management and professions, working through service projects to advance human rights and the status of women. Visit sigresham.org for information.
Oregon Equestrian Trails, Mt. Hood Chapter - 6 p.m., M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. A group for individuals from all over the state who share a common love of horses and trail riding, and who want to see Oregon remain a place where trail riders are welcome. Dinner at 6 p.m., followed by meeting at 7 p.m.
FRIDAY, JULY 15
Gresham Earlyrisers Kiwanis Club - 6:45 a.m., M and M Restaurant, 137 N. Main Ave. The Earlyrisers club is a service group dedicated to changing the world, one community and one child at a time. Call Dick Vaughn at 503-760-2106.
Connect with Success AM - 7 a.m., Creative Visions Landscape and Water Garden Center, 9965 S.E. Orient Drive, Boring. A networking opportunity for members and guests of the Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce. Call 503-665-1131 or visit greshamchamber.org for information.
Celebrate Recovery - 6 p.m., Good Shepherd Community Church, 28986 S.E. Haley Road, Boring. A 12-step recovery program based on Christian values. Child care available; must be 18 years of age or older. For information, call 503-666-8501 or visit goodshepherdcc.org.
SATURDAY, JULY 16
Sanctuary Church Food Pantry - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sanctuary Church, 3101 S.E. Orient Drive. East County residents in need of food supplies may obtain an emergency food box. The food pantry is open the first and third Saturday of every month. For more information, call 503-663-9146.
American Legion Post 30 - 2 p.m., Legion Hall, 150 W. Powell Blvd. A service organization open to all veterans. Call 503-481-7172 for more information.
Country Cut-Ups Square Dance Club of Boring - 7:30 p.m., Boring Barn, 13987 S.E. Richey Road. A square-dancing club that invites families, couples and singles to dance. For more information, call the barn at 503-663-4298.