Local historian Sandy Bisset will share photos and stories at the Original Courthouse, 410 W. Second Place in The Dalles on Saturday, Feb. 13.
The program will begin at 1:30 p.m. and is the second in the 2016 Regional History Forum series taking place every Saturday in February. There is a TV monitor on the ground floor of the 1859 courthouse to serve those unable to climb the stairs.
Coffee and cookies will follow.
On Saturday’s program: Mattress-making, including beating the finished product, occupied Wasco County residents during World War II. There was a factory in Dufur and OSU Extension-sponsored projects at area Grange Halls designed to turn a bumper crop of cotton into inexpensive bedding.