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This is a community calendar that runs each week on Page A2 of The Sandy Post. It includes event and meeting notices for communities from Government Camp to Boring, and all points in between. Send calendar submissions to Reporter Brittany Allen at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

POST PHOTO: BRITTANY ALLEN - The next meeting of the Sandy City Council will take place at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16 at council chambers in city hall, 39250 Pioneer Blvd.Events

n The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce's September Lunch & Learn will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the AntFarm Cafe & Bakery, 39140 Proctor Blvd. AntFarm Executive Director Nunpa will speak about youth workforce development. For more information, contact Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce Director Khrys Jones at 503-668-4006.

n The Anime Club will host a cosplay contest at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd. $10 gifts cards will go to the top three winners. For more information, contact Rebecca Robinowitz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Committee will meet from 1-2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, at the chamber office, 38979 Pioneer Blvd. For more information, contact David Snider at 503-489-2159.

n The Mystery Book Club will meet from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, in the Sandy Public Library community room, 38980 Proctor Blvd. For more information, contact Susie Jenkins at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n The Country Cut-Ups in Boring will offer a three-week session of two-hour dance classes at the Boring Barn, 13987 S.E. Richey Road, starting at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14. The first class is free of charge, but the following weeks are $5 each. To register, call 503-502-8478.

n Wolf Pack Theater will present "The Seafarer" from 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Oct. 29, with evening shows at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and a 3 p.m. matinee on Sundays at the 39570 Pioneer Blvd. theater. Tickets are $18 for general admission, $15 for students and seniors, and law enforcement, veterans and firefighters can attend free of charge.

n Nutz-n-Boltz Theater Company will present "Dial M for Murder" from 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, through Sunday, Oct. 15, with evening shows at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and a 3 p.m. matinee on Sundays at the Boring-Damascus Grange, 27861 Grange St., Boring. Tickets are $15 for general admission, $12 for seniors and students, and $11 for law enforcement officers and teachers.

n The Men's Book Club will meet from 7-9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2, in the Sandy Public Library community room, 38980 Proctor Blvd. For more information, contact Susie Jenkins at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce ambassadors will meet from 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, at the chamber office, 38979 Pioneer Blvd. For more information, contact Amanda Thomas at 503-201-6549.

n The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce October Morning Perk will take place from 7:30-9 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, at the AntFarm Cafe & Bakery, 39140 Proctor Blvd. For more information contact Chamber Director Amanda Thomas at 503-668-4006.

n Teen Makerspace will take place from 2:30-4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, in the Sandy Public Library community room, 38980 Proctor Blvd. Teens ages 12-17 are welcome to come and create, and materials are provided. For more information, contact Rebecca Robinowitz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n The Library Advisory Board will meet from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 4, in the Sandy Public Library community room, 38980 Proctor Blvd. For more information, contact Sarah McIntyre at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n Members of the Wy'east Artisan Guild and the Sandy Public Library's youth art class will host a Rocktober rock painting event from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, during First Friday at the library, 38980 Proctor Blvd. For more information, contact library staff at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n Local musicians Betsy Langston, Monica Lodolini, and Sheri Proffitt will perform at the Sandy Public Library's Library Coffeehouse, 38980 Proctor Blvd., for First Friday at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6. Coffee and dessert will be available free of charge from 6-8 p.m. For more information, contact Katie Murphy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n There will be a seed to supper event, including a performance of the play 'Stone Soup,' from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6. The event hosted by staff from the Sandy and Hoodland Libraries and AntFarm will take place at the Mount Hood Farmers Market, 38600 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Admission is free of charge, but donations of support to the Sandy Seed Library and AntFarm learning garden are welcome. For more information, contact Susie Jenkins at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n The Sandy Public Library staff will offer a ESOL tutor training workshop from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, in the library community room, 38980 Proctor Blvd. English students, established tutors and those interested in tutoring alike are welcome to attend. For more information, contact Katie Murphy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 503-668-5537.

n Sandy and Hoodland Libraries will be closed on Monday, Oct. 9, for staff training.

n The Anime Club will meet from 2:30-4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11, to watch episodes of anime and participate in a group activity. Teens ages 12-17 are welcome to attend and enjoy socializing and snacks. For more information, contact Rebecca Robinowitz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n The Women's Book Club will meet from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, in the Sandy Public Library community room, 38980 Proctor Blvd. For more information, contact Susie Jenkins at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

n The Mt. Hood Lions Club invites the public to bingo every Friday night. The event supports the club's Sandy High School scholarship fund. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Food, prizes and progressive jackpots. Children are welcome, with supervision. Mt. Hood Lions Club, milepost 41.1 on Highway 26 east in Welches.

n Cultural Passes are available from the Sandy Public Library. Most passes will allow four people into popular venues around the Portland area. The library offers nine passes: Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden, End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center, Evergreen Aviation Museum, the Gilbert House Children's Museum, the Portland Japanese Garden, Lan Su Chinese Garden, Pittock Mansion, Portland Art Museum and the World of Speed Museum. Call the library for availability and to make a reservation at 503-668-5537 (Sandy) or 503-622-3460 (Welches).

n The Library Photography Group meets from 1-2 p.m. on the last Sunday of each month in the Community Room of the Sandy Public Library. Contact Thea Kuziemski at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and find them on Instagram and Flicker.

n The Hoodland Public Library LEGO Club meets from 1-3 p.m. every second and fourth Saturday of the month. Appropriate for ages 6-12. No registration is necessary. LEGOs are supplied.

n Sandy Public Library hosts preschool story time at 10 a.m. Wednesdays, for children ages 3-5, and toddler time at 10 a.m. Thursdays, for children ages 1-2. The Hoodland Library story time is 10:30 a.m. Thursdays and is appropriate for all ages.

Assistance

n The Sandy Community Action Center's food pantry is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday; closed Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Thrift store hours are noon to 4 p.m. Monday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For more information, contact the Sandy Action Center at 503-668-4746.

n Free dinner, Community Church of Sandy, 6 p.m. every Friday at 39290 Scenic St. For more information, call 503-668-4543.

n Free dinner, at 6 p.m. every third Monday, Sandy Assembly of God Church, 39800 Highway 26, Sandy. For information, call 503-668-5589.

n Free from-scratch meals at 5:45 p.m. every Wednesday and from 8:30-10:15 a.m. every Sunday at the Living Way Fellowship, 39300 Dubarko Road, Sandy. There is a suggested donation of $3, but any amount helps pay for the meal of someone else who cannot afford it.

n Laundry Love Sandy hosts a free laundry event for families from 6-8 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at Cedars Laundromat, Sandy Marketplace, 36649 Highway 26, Sandy. A free hot meal, coffee, hangers, detergent, dryer sheets and coloring activities for children are included as well as the opportunity to do three small loads of laundry per family. Those interested in donating quarters, detergent or volunteer hours can contact the organization via Facebook at www.facebook.com/LaundryLoveSandy/ or call Pastor Paul Stone at 971-322-3141.

Government

n The Firwood Community Planning Organization and Wildcat Neighborhood Associations meet at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at the Dover Fire Station, 24545 Firwood Road, Sandy. For more information, call Marge Stewart at 503-668-8797 or Jerry Hein at 503-826-8448.

n The Boring CPO meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Boring Fire Station on Highway 212 in Boring. For more information, call Chairman Michael Fitz at 503-502-5837.

Civic groups

n Sandy Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 4273: 6 p.m. every third Friday of the month in the upstairs hall. Sandy VFW is located at 38452 Proctor Blvd. For more information on membership, call Bert Key at 503-668-8418.

n Sandy Garden Club: 9:30 a.m. the first Wednesday of each month, September through June, in the Historic Sandy Grange Hall, 34705 S.E. Kelso Road. Meetings feature guest speakers and garden tours and shared knowledge. For more information, contact club president John Ludi 503-668-9230.

n Sandy Toastmasters: 6:15-7:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the lower level of Cascadia Village Retirement Community, 39495 Cascadia Village Drive. For more information, call Harlan Wheeler at 503-622-1726.

n Sandy Kiwanis Club: 6:30 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of each month at Stephanie's International Cafe, 39024 Proctor Blvd. For information, visit www.sandykiwanis.org or call 503-819-0511.

n Sandy Lions Club: 7 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of every month in the banquet room of the Sandy Family Restaurant, 39042 Proctor Blvd. Visitors are welcome. For information, call Tim Anders at 360-903-0644 or John Taylor at 503-668-0328.

n Sandy Community Action Center Board: 5:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of every month at the action center, 38982 Pioneer Blvd.

n The Disability Services Advisory Council of Clackamas County meets every third Tuesday of the month in Oregon City. The council promotes education and advocacy on state and local issues that affect the physically disabled community, their families and caregivers. The council honors diversity and invites people from throughout the county to participate in meetings. For more information, call Georgianne at 971-673-6621.

Support groups

n Narcotics Anonymous meetings are held three times a week in Boring and Sandy. Meetings are held at 7 p.m. Monday and Friday in Room 5 at the Living Word Fellowship Church, 12700 S.E. Orient Drive, Boring, and at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Living Way Fellowship Church, 39300 Dubarko Road, Sandy.

n Sandy Principles and Progress Al-Anon family group meetings are held at 6 p.m. every Tuesday at 38348 Pioneer Blvd.

n Take Off Pounds Sensibly: 7:30-9 a.m. each Wednesday at the Clackamas County Bank's Sunset Community Room, 38935 Proctor Blvd. For more information, call 503-668-8442.

n Sandy Senior Center offers an Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group from 1-3 p.m. every second Wednesday of the month. Sandy Senior Center is located at 38348 Pioneer Blvd. in Sandy. For questions or more information, call 503-489-2154.

n District 25 Alcoholics Anonymous Sandy Discovery Group: 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and the second Saturday of the month, and at 9 a.m. Sundays at Foursquare Church of Sandy, 39300 Dubarko Road. The group also meets from 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays at Sandy Community Center, 38348 Pioneer Blvd. The Welches Timberline group meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays for text studies, at 6 p.m. Fridays for women, at 5 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 p.m. Sundays at St. John in the Woods Catholic Church, 24905 E. Woodsey Way, Welches.

n The AA Courage to Change group meets from 2-3 p.m. Tuesdays at the Sandy Actors Theatre, 17433 Meinig Ave., in Sandy, for a Big Book study session, and from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the theater for open-topic discussion. The group also meets from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday for Big Book steps study at the Immanuel Church fellowship hall, 39901 Pleasant St., in Sandy.

n Take Off Pounds Sensibly: 6:15 to 8 p.m. each Thursday at AntFarm Cafe and Bakery, 39140 Proctor Blvd. For more information, call 503-663-1156.

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