n The annual, 19-consecutive-hour Sportsmans Breakfast begins at 5 p.m. Friday, April 26, and ends at noon Saturday, April 27, in the Sandy Fire Departments engine bays. Info. 503-668-8093.
n Registration for a poetry slam ends Thursday, April 11, but poets can participate without registration; they just wont be identified in the program. To register, call 503-668-5537. The event is at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the library, 38980 Proctor Blvd.
n A town hall meeting on education issues will be conducted by Rep. Mark Johnson, R-Hood River, from 5:30-7 p.m. Friday, April 12, at the Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd. Info. call 503-860-6033.
n A blood drive to honor Tracy Hoyle, a former volunteer at Kelso Elementary School, has been planned for 1:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, April 22, at the school, 34651 Kelso Road. Hoyle had a kidney and two heart transplants, and is now enjoying life with her family. To get an appointment, call the school at 503-668-8020 or visit redcrossblood.org.
n The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie opened last weekend at Sandy Actors Theatre, 39181 Pioneer Blvd. Shows are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and at 3 p.m. Sundays until April 28. For information or reservations, call 503-668-6834.
n Clackamas Womens Services offers a free and confidential support group for survivors of domestic violence from 10-11:30 a.m. every Wednesday. The meetings are held at a confidential location in Sandy. For more information, call Allison Schultz, rural counselor, at 503-201-2530.
n The evening chapter of Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays at Clackamas County Banks Sunset Community Room, 38935 Proctor Blvd. For more information, call 503-668-3417.
n Celebrate Recovery meets at 6 p.m. Fridays at Good Shepherd Community Church, 28986 S.E. Haley Road in Boring. Its open to anyone 18 or older who has any hurts, habits or hang-ups. For more information, call 503-663-5050.
n Sandy Principles & Progress, an Al-anon group, meets from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays at Sandy Community Center, 38348 Pioneer Blvd. For more information, call 503-330-0900.
n District 25 Alcoholics Anonymous Sandy Discovery Group meets at 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and the second Saturday of the month, and at 9 a.m. Sundays at Foursquare Church of Sandy, 39300 Dubarko Road. The Sandy group also meets at 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Sandy Community Center, 38348 Pioneer Blvd. The Welches Timberline group meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays for text studies, at 6 p.m. Fridays for women, at 5 p.m. Saturday and at 7:30 p.m. Sundays at St. John in the Woods Catholic Church, 24905 E. Woodsey Way, Welches.
n The Community Church of Sandy offers a free dinner at 6 p.m. every Friday at 39290 Scenic St. For more information, call 503-668-4543.
n Sandy Assembly Of God Church offers a free dinner at 6 p.m. every third Monday at 39800 Highway 26, Sandy. The church also has its food pantry and clothes closet open those nights. For more information, call 503-668-5589.
n St. Vincent de Paul serves a free lunch from noon to 2 p.m. every Wednesday at the Sandy Community Action Center, 38982 Pioneer Blvd. For more information, call 503-668-4746.
n St. Michael Catholic Church in Sandy offers a free dinner at 6 p.m. every Saturday at 18090 Langensand Road. For more information, call 503-668-4446.
n The Sandy Kiwanis Club meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays of each month at the Mt. Hood Hospice, 39641 Scenic St. A light meal is offered for $5. For more information, visit sandykiwanis.org or call 503-819-0511.
n Everyone is welcome to visit the Sandy Toastmasters, a group that helps people develop their public speaking and leadership skills. Meetings run from 6:15-7:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the lower level of Cascadia Village Retirement Community, 39495 Cascadia Village Drive. For more information, call Harlan Wheeler at 503-622-1726.
n The Sandy Optimist Club meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Thursdays of every month at the Sandy Senior Center, 38438 Pioneer Blvd. For more information, call 503-668-9542 or go to sandyoptimist.org.