Fruit … Art … Food … Music … Fabrics
For those of you who are familiar with my prior writings, you know that I often like to communicate through humor. But today I’m feeling almost overwhelmingly sad, and I’m trying to channel that energy into something constructive and useful.
Kathy Holmson of the Sept. 24 CROP Walk writes, “It was a beautiful day for a walk. Thank you to everyone who participated."
The organizers of the Music Festival of the Gorge send out “a huge thank you to everyone that made this year’s event possible through their support, attendance, and donations.”
The first Modern Home Tour held in the White Salmon area “was a success as measured by the objectives that I hoped to accomplish with it,” writes organizer Tao Berman. The goal was to promote and highlight our community and raise money for under-privileged children.
Paasch Road’s wood-deck bridge was earmarked for replacement by the County Commission during a meeting here on Wednesday.
Art of Community, Hood River BIG ART Walking Tour, is seeking artists for its third season.
Christopher Leebrick will present a performance of Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart” on Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Hood River Library. The show will also feature other spooky tales from around the globe and a discussion following the performance.
Open Mic at White Buffalo; Meet the Artist: Ed Feely at Lyle Hotel Sept. 28; more
The Stevenson Community Library and Friends of the Stevenson/North Bonneville Libraries present the 37th annual Artists of the Gorge Exhibit opening reception on Saturday, Oct. 1.
The Friends of the White Salmon Valley Community Library cordially invite the public to attend an artists’ reception in the library’s Sprint/Baker Gallery on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 2 to 4 p.m.
You know the magic and charm of Roald Dahl’s books “Matilda,” “Fantastic Mr. Fox” and “James and the Giant Peach.” You might have recently seen the film “The BFG” (be sure to read the book — aloud).
EnviroGorge sponsored a free kids writing contest this summer where elementary, middle school and high school students were invited to submit an open-topic entry having to do with the environmental and the Columbia River Gorge.
The fall series of walking tours of historic downtown Hood River, presented by The History Museum of Hood River County, begin Monday, Sept. 26 at 11 a.m.
The Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society (CGGS) hosts a “Genealogy Jamboree” on Oct. 8 at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
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