Fresh fruit, big art, hot rods and ‘Dino Train’ — what’s happening in the Gorge’s splendid season
What are the sounds of summer?
Williams at The Pines June 27; 48 Hour Film awards June 28; more
There are plenty of things to know about Independence Day celebration, but here are five main things to get you going; see future editions of Hood River News for more details.
Zimbabwe choral master teaches workshop June 29; ‘God Loves Uganda’ at CAG; ‘Harmony Roadshow’ featured at Sandbar Café; Paper Bird at CEBU June 21
‘In the Next Room’ June 20-21; ‘Cooking with Fire’ author visits; more
Series brings folk artists and performers to Oregon state parks
Six Oregon artists will deliver special presentations about the history and cultural significance of their crafts and traditions at state parks across Oregon during the month of June.
Full Sail Brewing is one of the 69 craft brewers across the country that has joined the Ales for ALS™ campaign in support of the ALS Therapy Development Institute’s (ALS TDI) mission to discover and develop effective treatments for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Kit Garoutte at The Pines; ‘Groove Project’ June 14; more
Ooligan Press announces the publication of its newest title, “The Wax Bullet War: Chronicles of a Soldier & Artist.” This new memoir by Iraq War veteran Sean Davis cuts through politics and party lines to explore the ugliness of war and the restorative beauty of art.
California-based folk duo Four Shillings Short will play a benefit concert for the Mosier Middle School on Wednesday, June 18, from 6-8 p.m. at Springhouse Cellars in Hood River. Suggested donation is $5/$15-family. Food and refreshments will be available.
Show ‘n’ Shine, concert June 14; Free concert at Skamania Lodge; Bird walks scheduled June 8, 22; Barlow Road plays June 12
Jim Drake’s Entertainment Blog: Former BR549 leader Chuck Mead lends experience to Grassy Knoll Boys
“You know, I think I’ve got the one with the old rotary phone on the cover,” I said — trying to remember exactly which CD from Chuck Mead’s old country band, BR549, I had in my music collection.
‘Massive Snowflake’ at Trillium; Moe Dixon at The Pines; more
The 2014 White Salmon Spring Festival Parade Grand Marshals are Brad Roberts, Marsha Holliston, Char Oldfield and Teunis Wyers.
Junebug Boys play June 7; ‘Landslide’ plays Maupin; ‘Water’ is the theme for ‘Gorge Artists Create’ show; more