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Mothers will be honored at tea party

Friends and family are invited to attend a tea party honoring all mothers at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center on May 8 from 3 to 5 p.m.

Girl Scout Troop 713 will be hosting this wonderful event as a community service project for their troop. Come and enjoy this afternoon treat of finger sandwiches and cookies and support the local Girl Scout troop of 6th graders from Lake Oswego Junior High. The event is free and no registration is required.

Contact the center for more information at 503-635-3758.

Friday, May 3

Blood pressure checks will be done from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. free of charge (donations accepted). No registration is required.

Lunch will be served by a group from the Lake Bible Church.

The lunch includes Caesar salad, bay shrimp and peppers in Alfredo sauce, spaghetti, zucchini, freshly baked focaccia and snickerdoodle cookies for dessert. Suggested donation for those 60 and older is $4; $5 for those under 60.

Lunch is served promptly at noon. Call 503-635-3758 for a reservation.

After lunch, enjoy the Woodman Chronicles screening of “Swing Time,” a 1936 film starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers.

Take advantage of Lunch and Shop. Enjoy lunch at the center and get a ride to Safeway for your weekly shopping. Our center’s lift van takes participants to Safeway for one hour of grocery shopping, and then drives them home, helping with parcels as needed. There is a suggested donation of $1 for this service. Call the center to get on the schedule.

Monday, May 6

The Computer and Technology Users’ Group meets from 9:30 to 11 a.m., everyone is welcome to drop by. Contact the center for more information.

Lunch is served by a group from Our Lady of the Lake Church. Lunch starts with spinach salad, and the main dish is chicken stew with potatoes, side dish of carrots and tomatoes, freshly baked onion rolls and for dessert, pineapple cake.

Socrates Café meets in the Acorn room from 1 to 3 p.m. This is a discussion group where people from different backgrounds get together and exchange thoughtful ideas and experiences while embracing the Socratic Method.

Tuesday, May 7

The Happy Hikers group meets on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:15 a.m. to explore the trails of Tryon Creek State Park, Foothills, Willamette Park and more. Carpool or caravan will leave from LOACC east parking lot to Park. Saturday morning group meets at George Rogers Park Lower at 9:30 a.m.

The Lake Oswego Respite Program begins at 11:30 a.m. in the Acorn room. The program costs $30 per participant each day, and is held both Tuesday and Thursday on an ongoing basis. Contact Berta Derman, human services supervisor, to register for the program.

Wednesday, May 8

Lunch will be served by a group from Lake Grove Garden Club. Lunch will start with tossed salad, main dish is ham with raisin sauce, side dishes of yams, green beans and freshly baked oatmeal rolls. For dessert there will be thumbprint cookies. Suggested donation for those 60 and older is $4; $5 for those under 60. Seating opens at 11:30 a.m. and lunch is served promptly at noon. Call to let us know you are coming.

The weekly supervised computer lab runs from 1 to 2:30 p.m. downstairs in the Alder room. Everyone is welcome.

From 1 to 3 p.m. experienced pinochle players meet in the Willow room. Call in advance to let us know you are coming so that pinochle group can coordinate play.

American mah jongg players meet between 1 and 4 p.m. in the Birch room at no cost. This group is for experienced players.

Diabetes Support group meets the second Wednesday of each month from 7 to 8:30 p.m. This group is designed to assist those with diabetes and their families self-manage their disease. No cost and walk-ins welcome.

Thursday, May 9

Join the bike ride — meet at Sellwood Park and ride along the Springwater Corridor towards Gresham. This is a 26-mile trip and not for beginners. Registration is required. For more information, call our center at 503-635-3758. $5 members/$7 all others.

Creative Hands meets in the Dogwood room from 9:30 a.m. to noon to work on handicraft projects benefiting various charities in the community. New participants always welcome.

The Lake Oswego Respite Program begins at 11:30 a.m. in the Acorn room. The program costs $30 per participant each day, and is held both Tuesday and Thursday on an ongoing basis. Contact Berta Derman, social services supervisor, to register for the program.

Scrabble is a great game to help keep your mind active. Come join us in the Willow room from 1 to 3 p.m. Call to pre-register, this helps to coordinate play.



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