• Port Angeles Regional Chamber of Commerce — Monthly luncheon meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 11:15 a.m. in the second-floor meeting room of the Red Lion Hotel, 221 N. Lincoln St.
Tickets for the luncheon are $18 if preregistered at www.portangeles.org; at the door, they are $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers and can be purchased from the meeting room cashier.
This Wednesday’s program is the State of the County, with the Clallam County Board of Commissioners.
• Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce — Twice-monthly luncheon meetings are held at 11:45 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at Guy Cole Event Center, 202 N Blake Ave., Sequim.
This Tuesday’s meeting will feature an emergency preparedness program with Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict and Sequim Police Chief Sheri Crain.
Reservations for regular luncheons at $17 for Chamber members, $20 for non-members, or beverage at $5 are required by noon Monday. Phone 360-683-6197 or email [email protected] to RSVP and for further information.
• West End Business and Professional Association — Meets every Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the First Congregational Church, 279 S. Spartan Ave., Forks.
• Port Angeles Downtown Association — Monthly meetings on the second Monday of the month at 6:15 p.m. in the PADA office, Harbortowne Mall Suite 107, 222 N. Lincoln St.
Topics will include the planned traffic revision on Front Street, updates on the Arts and Draughts Festival and revisions to the bylaws.
• Port Angeles Business Association — Breakfast meetings with networking and educational programs are held Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m. at Joshua’s Restaurant, 113 DelGuzzi Drive (off U.S. Highway 101) in east Port Angeles.
This week’s meeting will feature an election forum with the five candidates for three seats on the Clallam County Hospital District 2 (Olympic Medical Center) board of commissioners:
District 1, Position 1 (nonpartisan, 6-year-term) — Nate Adkisson and Ann Marie Henninger, seeking the position now held by John Beitzel, who is not seeking re-election.
District 2, Position 2 (nonpartisan, 6-year term) — Jean Hordyk (incumbent) and her challenger, Ted Bowen.
District 3, Position 1 (nonpartisan, 2-year unexpired term) — Thom Hightower (incumbent, unopposed).
There is a $3 minimum charge by Joshua’s for those at the PABA meeting who do not order breakfast.
All of the above meetings are open to the public.
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