Category Archives: News

August Guest Speaker, Micah Reese

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This month’s guest speaker is Micah Reese, Senior Keeper of Marine Life and Volunteer Dive Program Safety Officer at the Oregon Zoo. Where: Round Table Pizza 10070 Southwest Barbur Boulevard Portland, OR 97219 When: Thursday, August 2 at 7pm Come hear and see Micah’s presentation about the Volunteer Dive Program here in Portland at the Oregon Zoo.  Pictured here […]

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President’s Summer BBQ – Saturday, July 14th – Whalen Island County Park

Join us for some fun in the sun! Our annual President’s Summer BBQ is on Saturday, July 14th at Whalen Island County Park. See Map A number of us will be camping all weekend, enjoying the PNW sunshine, crabbing and eating lot’s of good food! Join us for the day, or make it a weekend. […]

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June Guest Speakers Diana and Mike Hollingshead

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Diana and Mike Hollingshead return for an encore performance to share news about this year’s Dive for a Cure event.  This year’s event will be the 11th year and stacks up to be bigger and better than ever.  Come hear about this extraordinary event and how you can participate. Where: Round Table Pizza 10070 Southwest Barbur […]

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May Guest Speaker- Tom Hemphill

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 Diving off the Oregon Coast, by Tom Hemphill Chairman of the Board, Northwest Diving History Association   In 2016, Tom co-authored the book Diving Off the Oregon Coast that features a pictorial history of diving and the diving pioneers that first charted the popular dive sites that are enjoyed today.  You won’t want to miss this […]

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April Guest Speaker- JJ Morris

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JJ Morris will discuss his adventures and knowledge of the underwater science of archaeology and shipwrecks of the old world, particularly the significance and history of Bermudian shipwrecks. Underwater Archaeology & Ancient Shipwrecks When: Thursday, April 5,  at 7pm Where: Round Table Pizza 10070 Southwest Barbur Boulevard Portland, OR 97219   JJ Morris has been a diver since […]

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Last Minute Update, March Guest Speaker WSA President Jim Trask

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Unfortunately our featured speaker for March, Rick Stratton, VP of the Washington Scuba Alliance (WSA), had a late work conflict and will be unable to attend.  The good news is, Jim Trask, the PRESIDENT of the WSA will be our speaker instead. Jim Trask, as President of the Washington Scuba Alliance, has overseen numerous projects […]

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March Guest Speaker Rick Stratton, Publisher Dive News Network

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Rick Stratton is a retired Navy pilot who lives on Whidbey Island. He is the founding publisher of Northwest Dive News magazine, now Scuba & H2O Adventure Magazine, and has been an active northwest diver for more than 20 years.  He enjoys both cold and warm water diving as well as SUP, kayak and fishing. […]

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February Oregon Scuba Club Meeting

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Oregon Scuba Club members Jason and Jeanette recently returned from a 10 week dive trip.  Come hear their stories about diving and sightseeing from some of Earth’s most interesting and exotic places. Diving in Fiji, Australia, Malaysia, and Indonesia With Jeanette Roberts and Jason Casmira When: Thursday, February 1    at 7pm Where: Round Table Pizza 10070 Southwest Barbur Boulevard Portland, […]

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January Guest Speaker – Nate Jones

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Nate is a member of the Oregon Scuba Club and has also worked as a volunteer diver at both the Oregon Coast Aquarium and the Oregon Zoo. Diving Applications of the Lake Tahoe Environmental Improvement Program When: Thursday, January 4th at 7pm Where: Round Table Pizza 10070  Southwest Barbur Boulevard         Portland, OR 97219 Nate is an AAUS Scientific diver and sub-consultant […]

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2017 Oregon Scuba Club Holiday Party **RSVP asap!**

Please come out and join us for the 2017 Oregon Scuba Club Holiday Party!!! We look forward to spending the evening with everyone and having a great time as we close out the year. Date: Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 Venue: High Rocks Restaurant and Lounge 915 E Arlington St, Gladstone, OR 97027 (map) Time: 7:00 pm-till they kick […]

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