New Booster Club will raise funds for uniforms, team needs
Arts and entertainment calendar from July 30
At its July program meeting, Meyer Memorial Trust awarded 29 grants and program related investments, totaling just over $5.6 million, for organizations across Oregon and Southwest Washington.
Blackwell family of Petersburg returned from dinner to find house in flames
Community members, businesses, faith-based organization leadership and representatives from civic groups are invited to a discussion about building volunteerism and promoting citizen engagement in area events.
Organizers of the annual Pig Bowl competition between law enforcement agencies in the Mid-Columbia are are seeking a family or individual to raise money for at the 2015 event, which takes place in September.
The Dalles Wasco County Library will receive nearly 500 new children’s books Wednesday night, July 29
Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from July 26, 2015.
The Friends of the Library and Klindt’s Booksellers are joining forces to raise funds for a “One book, one community” reading program during September. It will be the first such program in the area.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURES with Military Heroes Vice President Hal Woods receives a $6,600 check from Cristie Amaral, director of the Maupin Chamber of Commerce.
Community calendar from July 22, 2015.
Eight great photos have been selected as winners of the Columbia Gorge Parenting Education Awareness photo contest.
The Fort Dalles Museum is offering free admission as part of Fort Dalles Days Saturday, July 18, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Surgeon’s Quarters, Antique Vehicle Buildings, and the Anderson House and Barn will all be opened to visitors.
Nonprofit events calendar from July 14, 2015.
A flea market will take place Sunday, July 19, to support The Dalles and Hood River National Guard. The event is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the parking lot behind Klindt’s bookstore and west of the Wasco County Veterans Service office. Donations can be taken to the second floor office of Fort Dalles Readiness Center this week during regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.