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Wednesday, Sept. 18 — Gresham author Leila Rae Sommerfield is offering an eight-week healing workshop based on material from her book, 'Beyond Our Control," from 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 6. The cost is $29 and includes the book and a companion workbook. The workshops are closed and confidential. For more information, visit leilarae.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 503-465-2134.

Thursday, Sept. 19 — The Power to Protect, 10 a.m. to noon, Mt. Hood Adult Day Center, 376 N.E. 219th Ave., Gresham. Financial fraud affects one in five people over the age of 60. Elders in Action presents a panel about safeguarding your information, spotting potential fraud, stopping a scammer and reporting a concern. The event is sponsored by Sterling Bank. To RSVP, call 503-512-7373.

Sept. 19 — IRCO Low Vision Group, 10-11:30 a.m., East Portland Community Center, 740 S.E. 106th Ave., Portland. Talk with other seniors about eye disease and copying with your diagnosis. Discuss any new treatments available and any problems you may have. Free. For more information, call Hazel or Rachel at 503-988-6073.

Saturday, Sept. 21 — Meet your elected officials pancake breakfast fundraiser, Troutdale Lions Club, 8-11 a.m., Sam Cox Building at Glenn Otto Park, 1106 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. $7 for adults, $4 for kids 12 and younger, $20 for families of four or more and free for children under age 6.

Saturday, Sept. 28 — The Gresham Elks Lodge No. 1805 will hold its Marti Gras-themed charity gala at 6 p.m. at 3330 N.E. Division, Gresham. The event includes performances by Wild Bill’s and Dixie Land Band, silent and oral auctions and New Orleans-style food. Prepaid reservations are required, and tickets cost $18. For more information, call 503-666-1805, ext. 0.




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