Gorge Life


Church News: St. Mary’s Ham Dinner is Sunday, Nov. 13

Nobody can quite remember when the St. Mary’s Ham Dinner and Christmas Bazaar first started, but it’s been going on for at least the past 40 years.

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Chair Affair Nov. 11

The annual “Chair Affair” event for Westside Elementary will be Nov. 11 at Springhouse Cellars from 6-10 p.m.

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Entertainment Update for Nov. 12

‘Catch Me’ closes this weekend; United Way concert benefit Dec. 4 with Aaron Meyer; more

Israeli vegan food expert Ori Shavit speaks Friday at Tofurky Company

Ori Shavit, an Israeli food writer, food critic and leading promoter of the Israeli vegan cuisine and vegan culture, animal liberation and green lifestyle, will speak Friday at 5 p.m. at Tofurky Company.

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Catch ‘Catch Me’ before it’s gone

“Catch Me If You Can” closes this weekend at Hood River Valley High School’s Bowe Theater, with 7 p.m. shows Nov. 11-12.

Yesteryears: ‘The dearth of fuel has become acute’ in 1916

With the advent of cold weather, the dearth of fuel has become acute. The Mount Hood Railroad has been using all available cars for the past several weeks and has been unable to deliver any wood to the city.

Special Olympics thanks

Writes Terry Cannon, Hood River Special Olympics coordinator: “Our local Special Olympics sincerely appreciates community support of the Barb Langer Memorial Shred Day held on Sept. 10."

Cascade Observations: Isaac Newton’s lessons

I’ve spent the last few days hanging out with Isaac Newton — yes, that Isaac Newton, the guru of gravity, who should properly be addressed as Sir Isaac Newton. This past week, his lordship was reincarnated by local educator and May Street Principal Kelly Beard to help bring science alive — literally — to hundreds of kids from Odell.

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90th anniversary event generates fond memories, hope for the future

The gathering was the first of its kind, at least in years.

‘Rooted’ Story Slam: Gorge residents present storytelling on Nov.10

What can you learn about your community in three to five minutes? Find out on Nov. 10, when nonprofit organization Livable Hood River presents an evening of storytelling by a diverse array of area residents.

Party Like a Local: Gorge Owned Hosts Annual GOvember Party Nov. 11

Gorge Owned (GO!) welcomes community members to its third annual GOvember Party and Fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 11 from 6-10 p.m. at KickStand Coffee & Kitchen in Hood River.

Double Mtn. hosts fundraiser Nov. 10 for Tilly Jane cabin

Blue Collar Agency has partnered with Double Mountain Brewery, Doug’s Sports, Shortt Supply, and the Oregon Nordic Club to host a fundraiser for the iconic Tilly Jane A-Frame. The event will take place at Double Mountain Brewery on Nov. 10 at 6:30 p.m.

Entertainment Update for Nov. 9

Country Dance returns Nov. 12; Gospel concert Nov. 12; more

KOOBDOOGA Awards announced

The Friends of the White Salmon Valley Community Library announces the People’s Choice winners for art inspired by the KOOBDOOGA: Community Reads 2016 featured book, “The Boys in the Boat” by Daniel James Brown.

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Vienna Boys Choir in concert Nov. 15

The Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association proudly presents the world renowned Vienna Boys Choir in concert on their current American tour. The Vienna Boys Choir's deep historical connection to the development of European classical music is unparalleled.


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