Fundraiser Car Wash Set The Astoria High School Key Club will hold a car wash from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Astoria Ford, 710 W Marine Drive. All proceeds will go to the Key Clubs new CommuniCare project, which is sponsored by the Harold and Arlene Schnitzer CARE foundation, and benefits the local club, school and community.
Block of the Month Group Meets The Saturday Strip Club/Block of the Month group will meet from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Custom Threads, 1282 Commercial St. The cost is $25 per year for membership, plus $26 for each strip set; the pattern is free for attendees or $5 each for members who dont attend. Learn to make quilts using strip sets and/or a regular quilt block. A different pattern and technique is used each month. For information, call 503-325-7780.
KMUN Garage Sale On Tap Coast Community Radio KMUN, 1445 Exchange St., will hold a garage sale from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, and will be selling CDs, DVDs, LPs and more. Park on 14th Street.
AAUW Meeting Set The Seaside Branch of the American Association of University Women will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broadway. All interested community members are welcome to attend. The theme for this years programs is Girls Forward. The state AAUW president and a representative from the national AAUW organization will share information on what is being done to help empower girls. The AAUW is a national organization whose mission is to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. For information about the meeting or membership, call 503-861-3815.
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.
Bridge Games R Us Meets A bridge game and dinner will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at 25 N.W. 17th Place in Warrenton. All beginner and intermediate players (299ers) are welcome. Cost is $5 for the game or $8 with dinner. For information, call Ann Gramson at 503-861-1133 or Sandra Baker at 503-738-0782.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.nami.org
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.
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.
Astoria Rotary Club?Meeting 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
Mens Cancer Support Group Meeting Set The Mens Cancer Support Group meets at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the house next to North Coast Family Fellowship, 2245 N. Wahanna Road in Seaside. For information, 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.
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.
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. For information, contact Roger Westerman at 213-448-9441.
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.
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 http://astoriafiberarts.com
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.
ILWU Pensioners Meet The International Longshoremens and Warehousemens Union Pensioners meet at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Local No. 50 Longshore Hall, 491 Industry St. A potluck lunch precedes the meeting.
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 503-717-5645.
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.
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
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 email@example.com
Pacific Trail Riders Meeting Set The Pacific Trail Riders Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Astoria Yacht club. All-terrain vehicle enthusiasts who are interested in joining the club, sharing their ideas and assisting the club with planning and building a safe and family-friendly ATV recreation use area are invited. For information, call Lisa Newby at 503-468-0027.
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
Republicans Convene The Clatsop County Republicans will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the old Port of Astoria offices, 422 Gateway Ave. For information, call 503-738-5247 and leave a message.
Warrenton Kiwanis Meeting Set The Warrenton Kiwanis will meet at 6:45 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at the Serendipity Deli Caffé, 160 S. Main Ave. in Warrenton. For information, contact Sean Fitzpatrick at 503-325-2280 or Emil Nyberg at 503-338-7400.