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League of Women Voters luncheon on tap

World travel will be the theme of the”Lunch and Learn” program offered by the League of Women Voters of Clackamas County.

Three of the four speakers will describe their experiences in Turkey, Cuba and Somalia. The fourth speaker will describe experiences during a two-year trip around the world. The four speakers will be Elaine Newland, Doug Schmitz, Norman Turrill and Stephanie Solórzano.

The first lunch will be held Jan. 25 and will feature a trip to Turkey. Subsequent lunches will be on March 1, March 29 and April 26. Lunches begin at 11:30 a.m. at the Olive Garden Restaurant, 6355 SW Meadows Road., Lake Oswego. Cost is $16.

To reserve a seat, contact Beryl Dahl at 503-636-5784 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Attend a tax workshop

A tax workshop for forest landowners will be held Jan. 23 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the OSU Extension Annex in Oregon City. The program will cover tax issues important for woodland owners including the taxation of timber sales, how to handle cost-share payments, changes in depreciation allowances and what’s ahead for the estate taxation exemption, among other topics.

Advance registration is required by Jan. 18. The cost is $5 per family. To register, contact Jean Bremer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 503-655-8631.




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