As of Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Hood River Reads concluded Saturday with a talk by author Luis Urrea of “Into the Beautiful North” in the main reading room at Hood River Library. At left, HR Reads project coordinator Helen James, center, talks with committee members Leighton Hazelhurst, left, and Mole Schaefer, right. About 100 people attended the event, co-sponsored by the library and Waucoma Bookstore. Patricia Schmuck introduced Urrea, who started his talk with a humorous, yet tense, account of his efforts to conduct research with the reluctant assistance of the U.S. Border Patrol.