Grange Garage Sale On Tap — The Olney Grange, 89342 Oregon Highway 202, will host an indoor garage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds from this event will go to the kitchen remodel fund.

Pug Club Convenes — The Pug Socializing Club will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday at Carruthers Park in Warrenton. Pugs and their owners from Knappa to Cannon Beach, the Long Beach (Wash.) Peninsula area and beyond are welcome to attend. Those interested can also join the group online by going to to be kept up to date on club activities. For information, call Dave Kinney at 503-861-0210.

Chinook Tribal Council Meeting Set — The Chinook Tribal Council will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Columbia River Maritime Museum in Astoria. Tribal members are encouraged to attend. This will be a brief meeting, with no lunch. For information, call 360-875-6670.

Model Railroad Club Meets — The Columbia Northwestern Model Railroading Club meets at 1 p.m. Saturday in Hammond to exchange stories and ideas and to enjoy running trains on an HO-scale layout. For information, call Don Carter at 503-325-0757.

Seaside Community Clinic Set — A community health clinic will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway in Seaside. Services are provided by Kathleen Flewelling, naturopathic physician. There is no cost for the clinic. For information, call 503-738-5859.

Lower Columbia R/C Society Meets — The local Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) chartered radio-control model aircraft club meets for breakfast and business at 8:30 a.m. Sunday in the back room at Dooger's Seafood & Grill, 103 U.S. Highway 101 in Warrenton. All model aircraft and radio-control car enthusiasts are welcome. For information, call Jim Pearson at 503-458-5196.

Orchid Society Convenes — The Sunset Empire Orchid Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the First Lutheran Church, 725 33rd St. The guest speaker will be Skip Burke, who will discuss orchid horticulture and fertilizing. The meeting is open to anyone interested. Bring problem plants and questions, and enjoy meeting other orchid lovers. Refreshments will be served. For information, call Claudia Kulland at 503-738-5895 or email

NAMI Meets — The National Alliance on Mental Illness meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway. This support group welcomes anyone who has a friend or loved one who suffers from a serious brain (mental) illness (depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, obsessive compulsive disorder). NAMI membership is not required to attend. For information, call Myra Kero at 503-738-6165, email or go to

Line Dancing Set — Line dancing will be available from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Seaside American Legion, 1315 Broadway in Seaside. For information, call 503-738-5111. There is no cost, but a $5 tip to the instructor would be welcomed.

Weigh-In On Tap — Waist Management will meet at 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Long Beach (Wash.) Elks Lodge, 110 N. Pacific Highway for an optional walk. Weigh-in is at 9 a.m. All are welcome. There is no charge and nothing to buy. Those attending will share recipes, ideas and friendship. For information, call 360-642-2651. 

Senior Lunch Served — Senior citizens are welcome to have lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday at the Bob Chisholm Senior Center, 1225 Avenue A in Seaside. Lunch is free for those older than 60 ($3 suggested donation), and $6.75 for those younger than 60. For information, call Michelle Lewis at NW Senior and Disability Services at 503-861-4200. 

Loaves and Fishes Meals Served — Loaves and Fishes meals for seniors are served at 11:45 a.m. Monday through Friday at Peace Lutheran Church, 12th and Exchange streets in Astoria. A $5 donation is suggested. For information on menus or Meals on Wheels, or to volunteer in exchange for a free hot meal, call 503-325-9693.

Senior Meals Set — The Warrenton Senior Lunch Program provides a chance to meet new friends and get reacquainted with old friends. Lunch is served at noon Mondays and Thursdays at the Warrenton Community Center, 170 S.W. Third St. The cost is a suggested donation of $5 for seniors and $7 for those who are younger than 60. For information, or to volunteer, call 503-861-3502 Monday or Thursday.

Alzheimer’s Support Group Meets — The Astoria Alzheimer’s & Other Dementia Family Support Group will meet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday at Clatsop Care Center, 646 16th St., in the first-floor conference room. The group is open to all family members of people with dementias, and is sponsored by the Clatsop Care Center Health District. For information, call Rosetta Hurley at 503-325-0313, ext. 216, or email

Toastmasters Meeting Set — The “Coastal Communicators” Toastmasters will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the Hotel Elliott conference room, 357 12th St. The mission of the Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills. Visitors are welcome. For information, go to or call 503-739-1725.

Kiwanis Club Convenes — The Astoria Kiwanis Club meets at 7 a.m. Tuesday at the Tongue Point Bistro at the Tongue Point Job Corps. Visitors are always welcome. For information, call Robert McClelland at 503-894-0187 or Susan Brooks at 503-741-0186 or 503-338-4994.

Men’s Cancer Support Group Meeting Set — The Men’s Cancer Support Group meets at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the house next to North Coast Family Fellowship, 2245 N. Wahanna Road in Seaside. Call Curt Allen at 503-325-3074.

Ladies Club Plays Golf — The Gearhart Ladies Golf Club plays nine or 18 holes of golf starting at 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, through October, at Gearhart Golf Links. Guests and new members are welcome. For information, call 503-861-0997 or 503-717-2205.

Walking Astoria Hike Set — The Angora Hiking Club will hold a Walking Astoria Hike on Tuesday. The group will leave at 10 a.m. from the Blue Scorcher Bakery, 1493 Duane St., walk up to the Clatsop Community College Library, on to the top of Coxcomb Hill, and back to the Blue Scorcher via the library, to pick up any walkers who only want to go that far. Contact John Agnew at 541-484-5725.

Check Your Blood Pressure — Blood pressure checks are offered from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Senior Center, 1111 Exchange St. For information, call 503-325-3231.

Do Nothing Club Convenes — Men are welcome to join the Do Nothing Club, which meets from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at 24002 “U” Street in Ocean Park, Wash. There are no officers and no CEO, just a group of men who like to play pool and cribbage or sit around and solve all the world’s problems. On occasion there are guest speakers. Lunch will be prepared by a member. Call Jack McBride at 360-665-2721.

Caregivers Support Group Convenes — Caregivers Support Group will meet from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Northwest Senior & Disability Center, 2002 S.E. Chokeberry Ave. in Warrenton. The group provides an opportunity to share experiences and support with other caregivers and families. Call facilitator Grace Bruseth at 503-738-6412.

Line Dancing for Seniors — Line dancing to slower music is available from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Senior Center, 1111 Exchange St. For information, call 503-325-3231.

Spinning Circle Meets — A spinning circle will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy, 1296 Duane St. Those attending should bring their own spinning wheel. For information, call 503-325-5598 or go to

Bereavement Support Group Meets — A Bereavement Support Group, offered by Lower Columbia Hospice, meets from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday in Conference Room B at Columbia Memorial Hospital, 2111 Exchange St. Support is provided through journaling and discussion, and tools for healing body, mind and spirit after loss. The group is open to those who are age 18 or older. For information, call 503-338-6230.  

Motorcycle Enthusiasts Meet — The North Coast Chapter of ABATE of Oregon meets at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Moose Lodge, 420 17th Street. All are welcome. Call 503-791-7253.

Relay For Life Meeting On Tap — A Relay For Life team meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Medix, 2325 S.E. Dolphin Ave. in Warrenton. For information, email

Head Injury Support Group Convenes — The Head Injury Support Group will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Pacific Northwest Occupational Therapy Clinic, 1396 Duane St. For information, call 888-503-7760, email or go to

Peninsula Arts Association Meets — The Peninsula Arts Association will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Ocean Park, Wash., Timberland Library. The meeting is open to the public. For information, call 360-665-4592 or go to

Angora Club Hikes — The Angora Hiking Club will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Basin Street parking lot for a Long Beach (Wash.) Volkswalk. For information, call Arline LaMear at 503-338-6883.

Open Sewing Gathering Set — An open sewing gathering will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Homespun Quilts, 108 10th St. Those wishing to participate should bring their projects and join in. It is not a class, but quilt-related help and advice will be available. For information, call 503-325-3300 or 800-298-3177 or go to

DAR Convenes — The Astoria Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Astoria Golf and Country Club. Oregon State Regent Ellen Hopkins will make her official visit at this meeting. The chapter has taken on a new project to provide coffee, tea and hot chocolate for visiting troops at Camp Rilea. Members are asked to bring items for this project, and also to remember to bring new or slightly used books for the hospital children’s libraries. For reservations or information, contact Sue Glen at 503-861-0574.

Wickiup Senior Lunches on Tap — Senior citizens are welcome to have lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Wickiup Grange Hall, 92683 Svensen Market Road. Lunch is free for those older than 60 ($3 suggested donation), $6.75 for those younger than age 60. For information, call Michelle Lewis at NW Senior and Disability Services at 503-861-4200. 

MS Group Meeting Set — The North Coast Multiple Sclerosis Care and Share Help Group will meet at noon Wednesday at Clatsop Retirement Village, 947 Olney Ave. For information, call 503-325-7898.

Ukulele Players Meet — A ukulele group will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Masonic Temple, 64 S.W. Fourth St. in Warrenton. All are welcome, including beginners. Loaner ukuleles will be available. For information, call Roger Williams at 503-861-2766.

Sit and Stitch Group Convenes — The Sit and Stitch Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Custom Threads, 1282 Commercial St. Participants should bring any kind of hand-stitching project and join in. It is not a class, but help and advice will be available. For information, call 503-325-7780.

Rebounders Meet — The Seaside community-based Rebounders stroke support group meets from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Providence Seaside Hospital Education Center. Stroke survivors and their caregivers are welcome. The group is affiliated with the American Stroke Association. For information, call 503-717-7781.

Lions Club Convenes — The Astoria Lions Club meets Wednesday at First Lutheran Church, 725 33rd St. Food and fellowship will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs Fellowship Hall. The meeting will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room. Prospective members are welcome. The Astoria Lions help with sight and hearing needs and participate in many local civic projects. For information, contact Charlene Larsen at 503-325-0590.

Meditation Group Convenes — The Columbia River Meditation Group, sponsored by Great Vow Monastery, will be held from 5:45 to 6:55 p.m. Wednesday in the Flag Room of the Astoria Public Library, 450 10th St. Meditation instruction will be provided. For questions, email Ron Maxted at

Nutritarian Meeting Set — Nutritarians will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at 3862 Franklin Ave. The group helps those who are switching from the Standard American Diet to a mostly nutrient-dense plant-based diet, and shares Dr. Fuhrman’s plant-based, nutritionally dense recipes, various research articles, tips on healthy eating and support. The video that will be shown is, “Diabetes & Heart Disease.” All are welcome. To RSVP, contact Yvonne Edwards at 503-338-7202 or

Awana Meeting On Tap — The children’s ministry Awana, for children ages 3 through sixth grade, will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, through May 22, at the First Baptist Church, 349 Seventh St. For information, or to register, go to or call the church at 503-325-1761.

Knit Night Offered — The T-SPOT Knit Night will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at T-SPOT Yarn, Teas and Chocolates, 144 Laneda Ave. in Manzanita. Those who attend can knit, crochet, felt, embroider, spin or just chat. For information, call 503-368-7768.

Coast Guard Auxiliary Meets — U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Buoy 10 Flotilla 64 Astoria meets at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the USCG Tongue Point Swimmers Building No. 1. Meetings are open to the public. For membership and other information, contact Don Berger at 360-642-8559 or go to

Eastern Star Meets — Maple Chapter No. 95, Order of the Eastern Star, meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Masonic Lodge Hall, 201 N. Holladay Drive in Seaside. All OES members in the area are invited to attend. For information, call 503-717-0808.

Seaside Rotary Club Convenes — The Seaside Rotary Club will meet at noon Thursday. The new meeting location is the Shilo Inn, located at 20 N. Prom in Seaside. For information, go to

Knitting Circle Meets — A knitting circle will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy, 1296 Duane St. Those attending should bring their own tools. For information, call 503-325-5598 or go to

Port of Play Board Meets — The Capt. Gray Port of Play Board of Directors (formerly the Children’s Museum Board of Directors) meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Capt. Gray Port of Play, 785 Alameda Ave. The public is welcome. For information, call 503-325-8669.

PFLAG Convenes — Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Oregon North Coast will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the First Lutheran Church, 725 33rd St. PFLAG promotes the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends, and provides opportunities for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity. For information, contact Drew Herzig at

BeachMUG Meets — BeachMUG, the local Macintosh Users Group at the mouth of the Columbia River, will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Public Utility District Building, 9610 Sandridge Road in Long Beach, Wash. The club is open to any and all levels of experience with Macintosh computers. For information, call 360-642-4932 or go to

VFW Post 10580 Convenes — The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Fort Stevens Post 10580, will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Warrenton Christian Church, 1376 Anchor St. in Warrenton. For information, call Mel Jasmin at 503-861-2030.

Collector Car Club Meeting Set — The Lower Columbia Classic Car Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Steve Jordan’s shop building, 35232 Helligso Lane. The LCCC was organized for the enjoyment and interest in historical, special interest modified motor vehicles and their restoration and preservation. The club is an active, family social group, and sponsors auto shows and car tours every year. New members are welcome. For information or directions, call Steve Jordan at 503-325-1807.

Flycasters Gather — The Rainland Flycasters meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Clatsop Post 12 American Legion, 1132 Exchange St. The public is welcome. The group focuses on fly fishing, fly tying and conservation of native fish and their habitats. For information, call Tom Scoggins at 503-325-6358 or Walt Weber at 360-777-8295.

Redwork/Stitchery Club Meeting Set — The Redwork/Stitchery Club will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, April 19, at Homespun Quilts, 108 10th St. The cost is $5. Attendees can work on the current project or bring their own. For information, call 503-325-3300 or 800-298-3177 or go to

Warrenton Kiwanis Meeting Set — The Warrenton Kiwanis will meet at noon Friday, April 19, at the Serendipity Deli Caffe, 160 S. Main Ave. in Warrenton. For information, contact Sean Fitzpatrick at 503-325-2280 or Emil Nyberg at 503-338-7400.

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