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LOWC to hear novelist's lament

Author Dana Haynes will share what happens when news is stranger than fiction

SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Author Dana Haynes will be the guest speaker at the Lake Oswego Womens Coalition meeting Nov. 16 at The Stafford. All are welcome to attend the luncheon meeting, which begins with networking at 11:30 a.m.Author Dana Haynes will be the guest speaker at the Nov. 16 meeting of the Lake Oswego Women’s Coalition at The Stafford. Haynes will present “A Novelist’s Lament: When the News Is Definitely Stranger than Fiction.”

Haynes spent a career in Oregon newspaper newsrooms, including that of the Lake Oswego Review and West Linn Tidings, serving in every capacity from reporter to columnist, to cartoonist and interim publisher. He later served as public affairs manager for Portland Community College and communications director for Mayor Charlie Hales of Portland. He was managing editor of The Review and Tidings in the 1990s.

He is the author of seven mystery and thriller novels. His most recent works include “Gun Metal Heart” and “Ice Cold Kill.”

The public is invited to attend the luncheon meeting. Cost is $22 for members, and $25 for non-members. Membership in LOWC is $20 per year. To reserve a spot, call 503-747-2573. The meeting begins with networking at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch at noon and the program at 12:30 p.m.

The LOWC is a group of civic-minded women who gather monthly for networking, an interesting program and a fine lunch. All are welcome to join the group.

The Stafford is located at 1200 Overlook Drive in Lake Oswego.

— The Review, Tidings