Angora Club Hikes - The Angora Hiking Club will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Basin Street parking lot for a volkswalk at Fort Stevens. For information, call John Sefren at (503) 861-3133.

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, e-mail or go to

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.

Autism Support Offered - The Autism Society of Oregon will hold a support group meeting for parents of children living with autism spectrum disorder from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Seaside Library, 1131 Broadway. For information, call (503) 717-1314 or e-mail Free childcare is available during the meeting.

Square Dancers Dance - The Hayshaker Square Dance Club meets Saturday for an evening of dancing at the Pacific Grange, located on U.S. Highway 101, just north of the Cullaby Lake turnoff. Tre-rounds begin at 7:30 p.m.; square dancing is from 8 to 10 p.m. For information, call (503) 861-2726.

Motorcycle Enthusiasts Meet - The North Coast Chapter of ABATE of Oregon meets at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Astoria Moose Lodge, 420 17th Street. All motorcycle enthusiasts are welcome. For information, call (503) 325-4376.

Senior Meals Set - The Warrenton Senior Lunch Program serves lunch at noon Mondays and Thursdays at the Warrenton Community Center, located at 170 S.W. Third St. The cost is $4. For information, or to volunteer, call (503) 861-3502 or (503) 861-2233.

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. Dinner is provided by NAMI. For information, call Albert Wood at (503) 717-1835.

Schoolhouse Quilters Meet - The Schoolhouse Quilters meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Grace Episcopal Church, 1545 Franklin Ave. For information, call (503) 338-0294.

Democratic Committee Meets - The Clatsop County Democrats will meet from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Blue Scorcher Bakery, 1493 Duane St. The meeting will focus on the elected offices in the May election. All Democrats and friends of Democrats are welcome. For information, call (503) 717-1614 or go to

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.

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.

Journey of Hope Meets - The children's grief group, Journey of Hope, meets from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hope House, 3107 Grand Ave. For information, call Hope House (Lutheran Community Services Northwest) at (503) 325-6754.

Coin Club Meets - The Lower Columbia Coin Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Hotel Elliott conference room. All ages interested in numismatics are invited to attend. For information, call Clatsop Coin Collecting and Supplies at (503) 298-3898.

Garden Club Convenes - The Sou'wester Garden Club meets Wednesday at the Bob Chisholm Community & Senior Center, 1225 Avenue A, Seaside. Social time begins at 10 a.m., followed by a meeting at 10:30 a.m. For information, call Carolann Bueermann (503) 717-9777.

FCRMM Meets - The Friends of the Columbia River Maritime Museum will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Kern Room at the museum. The speaker, Brett Estes, director of community development, will give a presentation titled "An Update of the City of Astoria Riverfront Vision Plan."

Wickiup Senior Lunches Set - Senior citizens in the area are welcome to have lunch at noon Wednesday at the Wickiup Grange Hall, 92683 Svensen Market Road. Those interested should contact Sharon Simonsen, coordinator for the NorthWest Senior and Disability Services at Svensen, at (503) 458-6800, or on Wednesday mornings only, (503) 458-6888.

ILWU Pensioners Meet - The International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union Pensioners meet at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Local No. 50 Longshore Hall, 491 Industry St. A potluck lunch precedes the meeting.

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.

Lions Club Convenes - The Astoria Lions Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Astoria Elks Lodge, 453 11th St. Visitors are welcome. For information, call Gene Mellott at (503) 741-0669.

Pacific Trail Riders Meeting Set - The Pacific Trail Riders Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Pacific Grange, located at the corner of U.S. Highway 101 and Cullaby Lake Road in Warrenton. 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) 861-3135.

Columbia Bar Convenes - The Columbia Bar Cocktail Club will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday in the lounge at the Crab Pot, 1917 Pacific Highway South, Long Beach, Wash. For information or to RSVP, call (503) 440-7168, e-mail or go to

Relay for Life Recruits - Relay for Life of Clatsop County is recruiting new teams, committee members and volunteers for the 2009 Relay for Life, an opportunity for everyone in the community to fight cancer. For information, call (503) 738-9605 or go to


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