Manzanita Group Sets Pace The Manzanita Pace Setters is a walk/jog/run club that meets at 7:30 a.m. Saturdays rain, wind or shine in the parking lot behind Spa Manzanita, located at 144 Laneda Ave. To participate, bring one can of food for the North County Food Bank. The self-paced, approximately one-hour course starts and ends at the parking lot, with a new route each week. All active club members will receive 10 percent off massages at the spa. For information, call Janice Gaines at 503-368-4777, email email@example.com or go to http://spamanzanita.com
Angora Club Hikes The Angora Hiking Club will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Basin Street parking lot for a South Slough to Kwiskwis hike, Lewis & Clark National Historical Park. For information, call Roger Westerman at 213-448-9441.
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.
Oktoberfest Fundraiser Show Set The Seaside American Legion, 1315 Broadway in Seaside, will present Those Darn Accordions at 2 p.m. Sunday. This concert is free and open to the public. All are welcome, including children. The event is a fundraiser for the posts building repair. Bratwurst and burgers will be available, as will domestic and specialty beers. For information, call 503-738-5111 or 503-338-8302.
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.
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 www.toast masters.org or call 503-739-1725.
DBSA Meeting Set The local chapter of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance will host a confidential, peer-led self-help support group meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in Room A at Columbia Memorial Hospital, 2111 Exchange St. The group is open to anyone who is diagnosed with a mood disorder, has a family member or friend who is diagnosed or who thinks they might have depression or bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression). For information, contact Patricia Fessler at 503-325-8930.
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 Mike Crow at 503-861-2138 or Curt Allen at 503-325-3074.
Warbirds Meet The World War II Warbirds meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday at the Labor Temple Café, 934 Duane St.
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.
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 Tara Finch at 503-325-8500 or email tfinch@co.
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.
Kiwanis Club Convenes The Astoria-Warrenton Kiwanis Club meets at noon Tuesday for lunch at the Golden Luck restaurant, 159 W. Bond St. Visitors are welcome. For information, call Vance Swenson at 503-325-5455 or Swede Nyberg at 503-338-7400.
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.
WBA Meeting Set The Warrenton Business Association will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the commission chambers at Warrenton City Hall, 225 S. Main Ave. For information, call Cindy Yingst at 503-861-7447.
Freemasons Meet Evergreen Lodge No. 137 will hold its monthly dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, and a meeting at 7:30 p.m., at 201 N. Holladay Drive in Seaside. All Masons and their families are invited to attend. For information, call 503-717-0808.
M.O.M.S. Club Meets Moms Offering Moms Support Club meets at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday at Capt. Gray Port of Play, 785 Alameda Ave. There is no admission charge. For information, go to www.momsclubofastoria.org or email president@moms clubofastoria.org
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 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. and 6:30 to 8:30 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.
Seaside Dementia Support Group Meets The Dementia Support Group, for families and/or caregivers of dementia patients, will meet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Necanicum Village, 2500 S. Roosevelt Drive in Seaside. The group provides an opportunity to share experiences with others in similar situations. All are welcome. To attend, an RSVP to 503-738-0900 would be appreciated.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Gateway Masonic Lodge Meets The Gateway Masonic Lodge No. 175 will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday for dinner, with a meeting to follow at 7:30 p.m., at 66 S.W. Fourth St. in Warrenton.
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 and Spinning Circle Meets The Knitting and Spinning 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 and join other knitters, crocheters and spinners. For information, call 503-325-5598 or go to http://astoriafiberarts.com
Bereavement and Grief Support Group Meets A Bereavement and Grief Support Group, offered by Lower Columbia Hospice, meets from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday in Meeting Room 1 at the Bob Chisholm Community Center, 1225 Avenue A in Seaside. 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. Call 503-338-6230.
Petty Officers Meeting Set The Lower Columbia Chief Petty Officers Association will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Astoria Elks Lodge, 453 11th St. For information, call Dave Kinney at 415-827-5190.
Danish Society Meets The Lower Columbia Danish Society meets at 7 p.m. Thursday at 422 Gateway Ave, Suite 100. Jeannette and Norm Davis will talk about and share pictures of their recent trip to Iceland. The public is welcome. For information, call 503-325-2612.