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. Saturday in the back room at the Uptown Cafe, 1639 S.E. Ensign Lane in Warrenton. All model aircraft enthusiasts are welcome. For information, call Jim Pearson at 503-458-5196.
Car Wash on Tap The National Honor Society at Astoria High School holds a car wash from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the lot next to Columbia Produce, on the corner of Sixth Street and Marine Drive.
Tribal Council Meeting Set The Chinook Tribal Council has a Special General Assembly at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum, 115 Lake St. S.E. in Ilwaco, Wash. Tribal members are encouraged to attend to discuss, consider and vote to amend the constitution. There will be a potluck luncheon as usual. For questions, call 360-875-6670.
Pug Club Convenes The Pug Socializing Club meets at 11 a.m. Saturday at Carruthers Park in Warrenton. All area pugs and their owners are welcome to attend. Those interested can join the group online by going to http://tinyurl.com/pugsclub to stay up to date on club activities. For information, call Dave Kinney at 503-861-0210.
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.
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 email@example.com or go to www.nami.org.
Line Dancing Set Line dancing is offered from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Seaside American Legion, 1315 Broadway. For information, call 503-738-5111. There is no cost, but a $5 tip to the instructor would be welcomed.
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.
Columbia Senior Diners Serves Lunch Columbia Senior Diners (formerly Loaves and Fishes) serves the first course of lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday at Peace Lutheran Church (lower level), 12th and Exchange streets in Astoria. The cost is $5. There will be raffle drawings and live music periodically. For information on the weekly menu, volunteering, or having a meal delivered, 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 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.
Astoria Rotary Club?eeting Set The Astoria Rotary Club will meet at noon Monday on the second floor of the Astoria Elks Lodge, 453 11th St. Guests are always welcome. For information, go to www.AstoriaRotary.org
Parkinsons Support Group Convenes The Parkinsons disease support group meets at 1 p.m. Monday at the Peace Lutheran Church social room, 565 12th St. For information, call 503-338-8469 or 503-440-1970.
Peninsula Quilt Guild Meets The Peninsula Quilt Guild meets at 1 p.m. Monday at the Peninsula Church Center, 5000 N Place in Seaview, Wash. Newcomers are welcome. Members are encouraged to bring a nonperishable food donation for FISH (Friends In Service to Him). For information, call Janet King at 360-642-8585.
Finnish Brotherhood Convenes UFKB&S Lodge No. 2 meets at 6 p.m. Monday at Suomi Hall, 244 W. Marine Drive, for strawberry shortcake and an appearance by the Astoria Scandinavian Midsummer Festival court. The business meeting follows at 7 p.m. The trustees will meet at 5:30 p.m.
Seaside Lions Club Convenes The Seaside Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the West Lake Restaurant & Lounge, 1480 S. Roosevelt Drive in Seaside. For information, call 503-738-7693.
Pacific County (Wash.) Democrats Meet The Pacific County Democrats will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the South County Building, 7013 Sandridge Road in Long Beach, Wash. For information, email Diane Knutson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ladies Club Plays Golf The Gearhart Ladies Golf Club plays nine or 18 holes 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.
Tobacco Free Coalition Meets The Tobacco Free Coalition of Clatsop County will meet from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Clatsop County Health and Human Services, 820 Exchange St. Anyone interested in tobacco use prevention and education is welcome. For information, call Steven Blakesley at 503-325-8500 or Alissa Dorman at 503-325-4321, ext. 5758.
Do Nothing Club Meets 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 worlds problems. On occasion there are guest speakers. Lunch will be prepared by a member. For information, call Jack McBride at 360-665-2721.
La Leche League Meets La Leche League of Astoria holds its monthly informal discussion group for breast-feeding mothers and mothers-to-be from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday in the nursery room at Grace Episcopal Church, 1545 Franklin Ave. Pregnant women, any woman interested in breastfeeding, mothers, babies and toddlers are welcome. For information, call Megan Oien at 503-440-4942 or Janet Weidman at 503-325-1306.
Blood Drive Set The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Seaside Elks Lodge, 324 Avenue A in Seaside. To schedule an appointment, or for information, call Greta Passetti at 503-738-6583.
Check Your Blood Pressure Blood pressure checks are offered from noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Senior Center, temporarily located at 1555 W. Marine Drive in the old Astoria Yacht Club. For information, call 503-325-3231.
Astoria Lions Meet The Astoria Lions Club meets at noon Tuesday at the Astoria Elks Lodge, 453 11th St. 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.
NAMI Support Group Convenes A support group, convened by National Alliance on Mental Illness members who are peers or family members of those in mental health recovery, will be held from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesday in Conference Room C at the South Pacific County Administration Building, 7013 Sandridge Road in Long, Beach, Wash. The group is open to any area resident. For information, call 360-665-6125 or email email@example.com or call 360-665-5372 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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, temporarily located at 1555 W. Marine Drive in the old Astoria Yacht Club. For information, call 503-325-3231.
Alzheimers Support Group Meeting Set The Warrenton Alzheimers Support Group will meet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at 2002 S.E. Chokeberry Ave. in Warrenton. The group provides family members and loved ones an opportunity to learn from others, receive support for themselves, and learn about the many aspects of Alzheimers disease. For information, call Grace Bruseth 503-738-6412.
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 http://astoriafiberarts.com
Rebounders Meet The Seaside community-based Rebounders stroke support group meets from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Providence Seaside Hospital Education Center. Stroke survivors, their caregivers and family members are welcome, and invited to share their stories and receive support from other stroke survivors and family members. Debra D. Hall, facilitator for this support group, is the clinical manager of Providence Rehabilitation Services in Gearhart. For information, call 503-717-7781.
OET Meets The North Coast Chapter of Oregon Equestrian Trails (OET) meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday for dinner at the El Compadre Restaurant, 119 S. Main Ave. in Warrenton. The business meeting starts at 7 p.m. The public is welcome. OET is a nonprofit service organization dedicated to the building and maintenance of equestrian trails and camps in Oregon, as well as the promotion of leave-no-trace trail ethics. For information, call Linda Brim at 503-325-1562 days.
CFSTA Meeting Set The Clatsop Firearms Safety Training Association meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Dragon River Restaurant, 1605 E. Harbor St. in Warrenton. For information, call John Svensson at 503-738-0858.
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 http://homespunquilt.com
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.
Ukulele Strummers Class Set The North Coast Ukulele Strummers conduct a weekly beginners ukulele class at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Warrenton Masonic Lodge, 64 S.W. Fourth St. in Warrenton. For information, call 503-717-5645.
Ukulele Players Meet A ukulele group meets at 1:30 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 503-717-5645.
Sit and Stitch Group Convenes The Sit and Stitch Group meets 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.
Quilters Convene The Fat Quarter Quilters will meet from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Homespun Quilts, 108 10th St. The group is not limited to quilts, as members do other fiber arts and crafting work. For information, call 503-325-3300 or 800-298-3177 or go to http://homespunquilt.com
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 email@example.com
Seaport Masonic Lodge Dines The Seaport Masonic Lodge No. 7 meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Dinner is at 6:30 p.m. All Masons and their guests are welcome. Seaport Lodge is located at the corner of 16th Street and Franklin Avenue.
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 http://seasiderotary.com
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 http://astoriafiberarts.com
Port of Play Board Meets The Capt. Gray Port of Play Board of Directors (formerly the Childrens 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.
Tea Party Meeting Set The Northwest Tea Party will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Uptown Café, 1639 S.E. Ensign Lane, No. 1, in Warrenton. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 503-338-0117.
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 email@example.com
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 http://beachmug.org
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 Jordans 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 a new location, First Presbyterian Church Annex at 11th Street and Harrison Avenue. Portland-based fishing guide Rob Crandall, who is also the editor of Fly Fishing and Tying Journal, will present a program on fly fishing for shad in Northwest Oregon and will also answer questions about steelhead fishing. Members of the public, along with club members, are invited to attend. The club meets every third Thursday evening at the location listed above. 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, May 16, 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 http://homespunquilt.com
SHS Reunion Planned The Seaside High School Class of 1964 will hold its 50th Reunion at 5 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Seaside Elks Lodge, 324 Avenue A in Seaside. Classes from 1961-1967 are also invited. To sign up, contact Jackie McKee Warrington and Donna Layton Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org