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Committee thanks vets with short fireworks display

A 10-minute fireworks display will take place at 6 p.m. on Veterans Day, in an effort by the Fort Dalles Fourth of July Committee to raise awareness of veterans and their needs.

What's happening from Nov. 7

Nonprofit events calendar from Nov. 7, 2014.

Help for lower income families

Low income families and individuals are invited to request food and toys from The Dalles Community Christmas Assistance program. Applications will be accepted from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Friday, Nov. 7, or 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Salvation Army, 623 E. Third Street.

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Women Learn to Build

Eighteen women turned out for the event in The Dalles. The pink shirts were donated by Sign Age of The Dalles, and coffee was donated by Holstein’s Coffee Co. of The Dalles.

What's happening from Nov. 2

Nonprofit events calendar from Nov. 2, 2014.

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Invisible inventor

Geza Liskay’s accomplishments are as impressive as they are unknown

Women invited to help build home

Habitat focuses on global housing crisis

What's happening from Oct. 28

Community nonprofit calendar of events from Oct. 28

The Pink Walk

MEMBERS OF THE Pink Project, a non-profit organization that provides comfort bags for breast cancer patients, took “The Pink Walk” Saturday to raise public awareness about breast cancer.

Join Pink Walk Sunday

The Pink Walk to raise public awareness about breast cancer, starts Saturday, Oct. 25, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter's Landmark, Third and Lincoln street.

Wonderworks now owns their building

Final grant completes long project

Arts and entertainment calendar from Oct. 23

Arts and entertainment calendar from Oct. 23

What's happening from Oct. 23

Nonprofit events calendar from Oct. 23, 2014.

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Harvest Festival at Renken Farms

THE HARVEST Festival at Renken Farms drew big crowds Saturday with pumpkins, pony, tractor and wagon rides, face painting and hair coloring, live entertainment and more. Above, Ike O’Leary, 8, shifts an oversized pumpkin he is carrying to the family collection in the pumpkin patch. He is from Centerville, Wash. Renken Farms is a Century Farm established in 1863. They primarily grow sweet cherries. Many of the activities were provided by Small Wonders Preschool, a program by the Great ’n Small child development center serving MCMC employees and community members as space is available. They also offer before and after school care, holiday care and a camp program in the summer.

Blazers coming to The Dalles

Rip City flag will be raised at waterfront park


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