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Entertainment Update for Jan. 14

Tillinghast at TL Country Inn; Daredevils play ‘80s Ski Party; more

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The Ale List: Brew Fest this weekend, Journal toasts Logsdon Ales

Breweries in the Gorge (B.I.G.) holds the first “Holiday Hangover Brew Fest” Jan. 14 at the Elks Lodge in downtown Hood River — got to say this: weather permitting.

Maryhill Museum re-opens for the season March 15

Maryhill Museum of Art will re-open for the season on March 15 with a special exhibition featuring recent additions to the museum’s collection.

Author, climber Leif Whittaker gives ‘My Old

Waucoma Bookstore, Columbia Center for the Arts and Double Mountain Brewery are hosting author Leif Whittaker for a book talk Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave.

‘Connecting Past to Future’: Tribal liaison Paul Lumley speaks about issues, crises facing tribes along the river

Speaker Paul Lumley will share the history of tribal fishing rights, salmon restoration initiatives, the economic impact of tribal commercial fisheries, and recent actions taken to address the tribal housing crisis along the river on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at the Columbia Center for the Arts. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the lecture begins at 7 p.m.

Cascade Observations: A year of books

I’m literally closing the books on 2016 as the new year begins — reviewing my diary and my reading from the last year and counting the number of books read (42, for a total of 11,518 pages).

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Yesteryears: Horizon Christian School dedicates new facility in 2007

Horizon Christian School will dedicate its new 51,000 square foot facility at noon on Friday.

CCA featuring art by Lyle students

A group of Lyle Middle School students have their original artwork on display in the Hood River’s Columbia Center for the Arts, as part of the “Hero’s Journey” exhibition that began Friday, Jan. 6.

Entertainment update for Jan. 11

Vox plays house concert; Country Dance Jan. 14; more

Winter music festival Jan. 20

Music Festival of the Gorge is going to put on a winter event called WinterFoG (Winter Festival of the Gorge) at the Underground Music Station in Hood River on Friday, Jan. 20.

Art of Community calls for artists for Third and State site

The next Art of Community call for artists is on.

Jan. 16 MLK events feature music, potluck, and workshops

Gorge residents are invited to celebrate the life, work and dreams of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday, Jan. 16 at Riverside Community Church, Fourth and State streets in downtown Hood River.

Community choir forms for MLK Day

Gorge area music lovers of all ages are invited to participate in a community-wide gospel choir to celebrate the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Monday, Jan. 16.

‘Brew-Ha-Ha’ brings comedy to TD’s Route 30

When the new year arrives, Portland will be exporting some laughter to the city of The Dalles.


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