SMART FUNDRAISER: The Dalles chapter of SMART, Start Making a Reader Today, will hold its annual fundraiser Sunday, Feb. 24, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Sunshine Mill complex, 901 E. Second St., The Dalles. This event helps support one-on-one reading by adult volunteers with kindergarten through third grade students. It also provides free books for the students to take home to have as their own.
Free wine tasting is provided by Quenett Winery and Copa di Vino. Many local restaurants are providing an array of hors d’oeuvres. A raffle and silent auction will feature many items donated by local businesses and individuals. Live music is also on the agenda.
Tickets are $20 at Klindt’s Booksellers and at the door during the event.