Soroptimist Club Members Sought - Members are needed to start a Soroptimist Club. For information, call JoAnne Johnson at 325-2207 or e-mail moosecreek_@msn .com

Marine Corps League Meets - Detachment 1228 of the Marine Corps League meets at noon Saturday at Baked Alaska, at the foot of 12th Street. For information, contact Mel Jasmin at 861-2030.

Toastmasters Club Meets - Astoria Toastmasters Club 775 meets from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Fidelity Title Company, 279 Sixth St. Meetings are free and open to the public. For information, call Anita Janis at 325-2956 or Kathy Boyer at (360) 777-8090.

NAMI Meets - The National Alliance on Mental Illness meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Providence Seaside Hospital Education Center, 725 S. Wahanna Road, Seaside. 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). For information, call 717-1835.

NAMI Family/Friend Group Meets - The National Alliance on Mental Illness meets at 5 p.m. Monday at Thunder Road at the bottom of 11th Street in the mall. The NAMI organization sponsors this consumer group for people with brain illnesses to visit, discuss issues and plan projects. Pizza is provided by NAMI. For information, call 717-1835.

Warbirds Meet - The World War II Warbirds meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday at the Labor Temple Café, 934 Duane St. For information, call Bob Brumm at 325-2959.

Swim Class Registration Starts - Registration for swim lessons at the Astoria Aquatics Center begins at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. Phone-in reservations may be made after 10 a.m. Classes are available mornings and evenings for youth; adult classes and private lessons are also available. Instructors are American Red Cross trained. For information, call 325-7027 or go to

Kiwanis Club Convenes - The Astoria-Warrenton Kiwanis Club meets at noon Tuesday at Peace Lutheran Church, 12th and Exchange streets. Visitors are welcome and lunch is served. For information, call Andy Burns at 325-9008 or Swede Nyberg at 338-7400.

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 325-8500 or e-mail

Astoria Youth Athletics Meets - Astoria Youth Athletics meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Astoria High School Commons Room. Annual dues are $10, and new members and volunteers are welcome. For information, call Kevin Daw at 325-8359.

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 325-3231.

Lions Club Convenes - The Astoria Lions Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Elks Lodge, 453 11th St. Visitors are welcome.

Model Railroad Club Meets - The Columbia Northwestern Model Railroading Club meets at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Hammond to talk about and play with trains. For information, call Don Carter at 325-0757.

PACE Classes Set - People with Arthritis Can Exercise meets from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at the Astoria Senior Center. Cost is $2 per class. For information, call Jill Manion at 440-7667.

ENCORE Lunch Bunch Meets - The ENCORE Lunch Bunch will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Rollin' Thunder BBQ at Pier 11. A prize will be awarded for the funniest clean joke and/or the funniest ENCORE experience story. Members are encouraged to bring nonmember guests. Ukuleles are welcome. For information, call Janet Volchok at 738-8712.

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 325-3231.

OET Meets - The North Coast Chapter of Oregon Equestrian Trails meets Tuesday at the El Compadre Restaurant in Warrenton. Dinner is at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. The group works with state and local agencies to build and maintain horse camps and trails in Oregon and to advocate LNT (Leave No Trace). For information, call Karen Sowder at 325-4974.

Bassmasters Hold Meeting - The Clatsop County Bassmasters meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Andrew & Steve's Café, 1196 Marine Drive. For information, call Frank Weissenfluh at 861-4265.

Angora Club Hikes - The Angora Hiking Club will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Basin Street parking lot for a Gearhart Flower Walk. For information, call Janet Volchok at 738-8712.

Columbia Pacific Runners Run - Columbia Pacific Runners meet at 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday at Astoria Middle School. Runners of all abilities and ages are welcome.

LifeWorks NW Meets - LifeWorks NorthWest offers a free family support and education group from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at 2911 Marine Drive, Suite B. The group is open to families and individuals whose lives have been affected by addiction of any kind. Support and information are provided. For information, call Renee Williams, 338-6990, ext. 104.

M.O.M.S. Club Meets - Moms Offering Moms Support Club meets at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Astoria Children's Museum, 2968 E. Marine Drive. There is no admission charge. For information, call 325-3371.

Women's Connection Meets - The Clatskanie Women's Connection will present "A Time to Heal," with Joyce Olver, the story of the survival of an American Airlines flight attendant on Sept. 11, 2001, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the American Legion Hall, 930 N.E. Fifth St. in Clatskanie. The cost of the dinner and program is $10. R.S.V.P. by June 5 to (503) 728-3345 or (503) 728-4487, or e-mail

Danish Society Meets - The Lower Columbia Danish Society meets at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Alderbrook Hall, 4509 Lief Erikson Drive. Plans for the Midsummer Festival will be discussed. The public is welcome. For information, call 325-2612.

Psychic Social Gathering - There will be a psychic social gathering from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. June 8 at Healing Haven, 433 13th St. for those who have had premonitions, strong intuitions or psychic experiences. Introductions start promptly at 5:30 p.m. There is no cost for this event.

SHS Reunion Planned - The Seaside High School Class of 1982 will hold a barbecue and 25th class reunion from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 18 at Cullaby Lake. The cost is $15 if paid before Aug. 4, $20 for classmates paying the day of the reunion. For information, call 440-0593 or e-mail


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