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Entertainment Update for March 22

Fools Fest at Walking Man; Pink Floyd tribute March 25; more

Santana show sold out, Maryhill concert line up

While the Santana show has already sold out, tickets for the rest of the Maryhill summer concert series will go on sale to the public at maryhillwinery.com or Ticketfly (1-877-435-9849) on Friday, March 24 at 10 a.m., with prices ranging from $46 to $100.

Author, climber Leif Whittaker presents talk on ‘My Old Man and the Mountain’

Waucoma Bookstore, Columbia Center for the Arts and Double Mountain Brewery are hosting author Leif Whittaker for a book talk March 25 at 7 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave.

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‘Bowl for Kids’ Sake’ raises over $45,000

The Next Door’s annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake event benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Columbia Gorge had another successful year.

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Sunny Climbs

Sunshine warms the steps.

Entertainment update for March 18

Comedy at Lyle hotel; ‘Shrek, The Musical’ in The Dalles; more

Lions Follies returns April 21

It’s the year of the superhero show, starting with the Mid-Columbia Lions Follies. The 2017 show will be “Kid Awesome and the Disco Girls.” It is an original script with story by Terri Tyler and Bev Bridgewater, written by Tyler.

Guitarist Carlton Oakes to perform in The Dalles

Gorge Community Music launches its 2017 concert series by welcoming classical guitarist Carlton Oakes on the upstairs stage Friday, March 24 at 7 p.m., for an evening of enchantment.

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Kathy Williams, left, and Maren Euwer are among the performers in the comedy opening March 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wy'east Middle School Performing Arts Center in Odell.

WS Library book sale this weekend

This year’s annual book sale, hosted by the Friends of the White Salmon Valley Community Library, will be Friday, March 17 through Sunday, March 19.

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Museum presents ‘Yasui and Social Justice’ and March 15 ‘Sense of Place’

“Minoru Yasui and Social Justice” shows at The History Museum of Hood River County through April 3. The museum, on Marina Drive next to the Hood River Marina, is open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is $5 for adults.

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'Calendar Girls' opens this week at Wy’east

Sex may sell, but love redeems.

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Yesteryears: Hood River Rotary celebrates 10th anniversary — in 1937

Hood River Rotary Club is 10 years old this week, and has won a record as one of the liveliest clubs in the nation.

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Roots and Branches: Taking a new breath

Oh my! I can see the ground again. And while I was anxiously awaiting a lush green carpet of grass to appear once the snow finally retreated, the reality was decidedly more disgusting.

Take the plunge with free adult swim lessons in April

For the second year in a row, Hood River Valley Parks and Recreation District, in cooperation with Columbia Gorge Masters Swim Team, will offer five free swim lessons during the month of April to any interested adult 18 years of age and older.


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