Lake Grove Presbyterian hosting interfaith events
Lake Grove Presbyterian Church invites members of the community to join them for two events which are intended to build bridges to new friendships and deeper understanding of people around the world.
The first event, titled Love Your Neighbor, features leaders from LGPC and Masjid As-Sabre Mosque sharing information about what Muslims and Christians believe. Cost is $5, and a lunch of Middle Eastern cuisine will be served. Registration is required. Call the church at 503-646-5656 to register. Scholarships are available.
The second event will take place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 20 in the church fellowship hall. Representatives from the church's many mission partners will be present to share information about the programs. This is an opportunity to learn about ministry opportunities available "across the street and around the world."
To learn more about either program call the church at 503-636-5656. LGPC is located at 4040 Sunset Drive in Lake Oswego.
To learn more visit lakegrovepres.org.
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Register now for Small Group Fitness training
Lake Oswego School District's Community School is accepting registrations for the Small Group Fitness training running through Dec. 31. Participants can sign up for fitness training on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings from 6 to 7 a.m., and also strength training on Tuesday mornings from 6 to 7 a.m.
"Each day brings a new set of intervals, drills, functional strength moves and resistance and core work to increase your strength, endurance, flexibility and stability," says instructor Kathren "Kitty" Cavanaugh. "You'll burn fat and calories and leave each class one hour closer to the fit, toned and powerful person you know you can be."
All fitness and experience levels are welcome. Dress in layers and bring a mat, a set of dumbbells and water. All other equipment is provided.
Register online at losdcommunityschool.com under adult classes.
Donate art to ARTmart
The Arts Council of Lake Oswego once again offers the community an opportunity to clean out your art collection and collectibles in support of the annual ARTmart fundraiser. The Arts Council is accepting donations now through Jan. 14 at its offices, 520 First St., Lake Oswego. Drop off hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Paintings, drawings, frames, sculptures, prints, ceramics, fiber art, photographs, posters, mixed media and more are accepted. The Arts Council will take art in good condition, determined by the Arts Council staff.
Starting Jan. 3, collected art will be available for purchase. A First Friday opening reception will kick off the event from 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 3. The sale continues through Jan. 31.
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