Ski Films presented by Columbia Center for the Arts and Cooper Spur
Columbia Center for the Arts and Cooper Spur Race team join forces to bring a night of ski films in celebration of the Snow Show, proceeds will benefit Cooper Spur Race team. The films will be shown on Nov. 21 at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets are $7 for children and students 18 and under, adult tickets are $10 and available through Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave. and Waucoma Bookstore.
‘Easy Boys’ at River City Nov. 26; Tess Barr at Double Mt.; more
Hood River Library hosts its next Literary Challenge on Nov. 21 in the downstairs section. The event is open to all youth.
There isn’t a job on the Mt. Hood Railroad that Jimmy Guthrie hasn’t done, whether that’s working on the track or running the trains.
The Hood River Warming Shelter is open, at Mid-Columbia Center for Living, on Woods Court on the Heights.
HRVHS junior Kaitlyn Scarborough and friends are organizing the first-ever art auction Nov. 20 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the high school commons. The title of the event is “The simple joy of art."
Two Gorge artists create art and connect with Korean artists in week-long exchange
“In the End the Elements Win.”
Plus: Solstice ‘Community Appreciation’ dinners, St. Mary’s Ham Dinner and Bazaar, Community Soup Supper
Operation Christmas Child (OCC) is up and running for 2014, with more businesses and individuals than ever interested in filling one (or more) of the program’s green and red shoeboxes for a child in need in one of 130 countries under the umbrella of Samaritan’s Purse, an international relief organization chaired by Franklin Graham
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Axle as the program’s adoptable pet of the week. They describe him as follows:
Charles Goodrich joins annual reading in Stevenson
Award-winning poet-carpenter Clem Starck returns to Stevenson Nov. 15 for a time-honored evening of poetry recitation.
Soroptimist International of Mt. Adams is hosting its tenth annual pre-holiday Artisan Shopping Extravaganza on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Hood River Inn Gorge Room. The event will feature Gorge and Portland area artisans exhibiting holiday gift items of jewelry, metal art, alpaca garments, pottery, glassware, paintings, cards, and more.
I’m living in a dichotomy. I have one foot firmly planted in the land of the Luddites, and the other just as anchored to the whirling world of technology. For example:
The Hood River County Christmas Project held its biggest fundraiser of the season Nov. 7 with its Gala Fashion Show, held at the Best Western Plus Hood River Inn Gorge Room.
‘Old Soul’ at CEBU Nov. 15; more