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EVENTS

Formal wear pickup

High School students are invited to pick out free formal wear for prom from 9 a.m. to noon at the Estacada Community Center, 200 S.W. Clubhouse Drive. The formal wear is free, but students should bring their school identification card.

High school play

Estacada High School’s production of “Circus Olympics” runs April 28-30. Performances are at 7 p.m. at the Estacada Auditorium, 500 N.E. Main St. Admission is $6 adults, $4 students and seniors and $2 children ages 12-3.

Plant sale

The Estacada Garden Club will host a plant sale at the Estacada Library on from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, May 7. The club will have veggie starts, colorful foliage plants, annuals and color pots this year in addition to the usual perennials. All plants are at reasonable prices. Brownies will be available and Linda Eggiman, master gardener, will answer questions regarding planting and care.

Garden Club

The Estacada Garden Club invites gardeners of all skill levels to its monthly meeting from 1-3 p.m. the second Thursday of each month in the Flora Community Room at the Estacada Library. Enjoy listening to speakers and participating in events. For more information, call Norma Piper at 503-310-9064.

Traeger raffle

Estacada High School's Safact organization is selling raffle tickets for a black-and-bronze Traeger grill. Tickets are $5 each, or $20 for five tickets. Tickets will be drawn prior to graduation on June 4. For more information, contact Lisa Alves at 503-407-9993.

Bus to the beach

Estacada High School's Safact organization is sponsoring a bus trip to Lincoln City on April 30. The bus will leave the high school at 8:45 a.m. and leave Lincoln City around 4 p.m. A spot on the bus is $25. For more information, contact Lisa Alves at 503-407-9993.

PUBLIC MEETINGS

City Council

The City of Estacada will hold its regular City Council meeting from 7-8 p.m. Monday, May 9, at City Hall, 475 S.E. Main St. Call 503-630-8270.

School Board

The Estacada School Board meets at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, at Clackamas River Elementary School, 301 N.E. Second Ave.

COMMUNITY CENTER

The Estacada Community Center is at 200 S.W. Clubhouse Drive. Visit estacadacommunitycenter.org or call 503-630-7454.

Volunteer opportunities

The Estacada Community Center needs volunteers for many different jobs, including Meals on Wheels drivers, kitchen and dining room help, answering phones and yard work.

Center rental

The center is available for rental for dinners, receptions and special events. Call 503-630-7454 for more information.

Hearing checks

There will be free hearing checks from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, May 3, at the center.

Foot care clinic

There will be a foot care clinic beginning at 11:40 a.m.  on Tuesday, May 3 at the center. Call 503-630-7454 for rates and to schedule an appointment.

Dinner, live music and dancing

An all-ages evening of dinner, live music performed by the Heartland Classic Country Band and dancing will be held starting at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 7 at the Community Center. Dinner is $6, or $3 if you come for music and dancing only.  There will be a 50/50 raffle to benefit Meals on Wheels.  

Yoga classes

Yoga classes are now being held downstairs at the Community Center. Call 713-865-6841 for information.

Dance Fitness with Susan

All fitness levels are invited to Susan Wagner’s exercise class from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursdays at the Community Center.

Weekday lunches and games

Lunch is served in the Community Center’s dining room for all ages at noon on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Donations are suggested for seniors. Chicken foot dominoes follows Monday and Thursday lunches. Bingo follows lunch on Tuesday and Friday. Call 503-630-7454 for bus service.

Wednesday breakfasts

The Community Center offers a $3 breakfast for all ages at 9 a.m. Wednesdays with a door-prize drawing with pinochle and cribbage following breakfast for those interested. Call 503-630-7454 for bus service.

Free all-ages Tai Chi classes

Free Tai Chi classes for all ages are held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays at the Community Center.

Seniors exercise class

Exercise classes for seniors are held at 9:30 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays at the Community Center.

Tae Kwon Do classes

Tae Kwon Do classes for ages 8 and up are held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays downstairs at the Community Center. Call 503-975-7119 for information and cost.

Zumba classes

Zumba classes are held at the center from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday evenings and 9:30-10:30 a.m. some Saturday mornings. Call 503-680-4338 for information.

Weight loss group

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), a weight-loss group open to all ages, meets at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday mornings at the Community Center.

Library, ping-pong, puzzles

Drop in to the Community Center any time, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Alcoholics Anonymous

An Alcoholics Anonymous group meets from 6:30-7:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Assembly of God Church, 478 N.W. Wade Street. Another AA group meets from 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at St. Aloysius Parish, 297 N.W. Broadway.