Historical photos of Hood River veterans from Civil War through World War II, presented by Mayor Arthur Babitz, will be one highlight of the Nov. 11 Veterans Day observance. These include Stuart Jakku, World War I troop train, and “Canteen Girls."
Art Center, Andrew’s and HR Hotel host Nov. 7-9 screenings
Columbia Center for the Arts will present the third annual Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival in Hood River Nov. 7-9.
Second Saturday dance Nov. 8l ‘Bend in the River’ screens as benefit for history museum; more
“Well, are you coming?” asks the Conductor. “Where?” asks the Boy. “Why, to the North Pole, of course. This is The Polar Express!”
For families and adults: Updated
The annual general member meeting of the Hood River Yacht Club will be held at the Elks Club in Hood River on Nov. 4.
Bird walk group meets Nov. 2; Helping Hands Gala Nov. 1; more
Do you want to help save the History Museum’s most iconic artifact? Do you love classic movies?
Bend artist Natasha Bacca is now exhibiting her artwork at Naked Winery.
Hood River Special Olympics held its annual Bowling with the Cops and Firefighters fundraiser on Monday at Orchard Lanes.
Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival returns Nov. 7-9, with 3-D films and a family series
Columbia Center for the Arts will present the third annual Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival in Hood River from Nov. 7-9. Venues for the Film Festival include two theaters at Columbia Center for the Arts, Springhouse Cellar on Saturday evening for a unique segment of 3-D films and workshops and Andrew’s Skylight Theater.
Parkdale resident Katrina McAlexander — or Trina, as she is commonly known — is in the process of purchasing Mt. View Orchards, and she couldn’t be happier.
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Garth as the program’s adoptable pet of the week. They describe him as follows:
Celebrate Family History Month at the Hood River Library at a free event with Library Director Buzzy Nielsen, “Family History Resources at Your Library and Beyond” on Oct. 30, 6 p.m. at the Hood River Library. Free.
Postcard packs his bags
The following trifle has kept growing since I started it years ago, prior to the currently-popular social media platforms. In a year or two, it could probably be written again with Instagram the one slipping out of town unnoticed. Who can foresee the future? But I hate to envision one without postcards.