Hood River Middle School sixth graders Allie Doss and Thea Brevard made “comfort kits” for warming shelter and other community members as part of the “Make a Difference” class offered at the school.
A new booklet, entitled “The Lure of Hood River Valley,” is now ready for distribution. The compilation of this booklet, which differs from any hitherto produced, was the work of C.N. Ravlin, chairman of the Publicity Committee of the Chamber.
Each year, students at Parkdale Elementary are challenged by Principal Gus Hedberg to sell a certain number of raffle tickets for the annual school carnival, thus earning a “grand prize.”
The Next Door is seeking new shoe donations for the children and young adults in their Youth Services programs.
The lure of apple blossoms, now at their best in the lower Hood River Valley, is bringing a party of Warner Brothers artists and photographers to Hood River this Friday evening, according to a telegram received at the Chamber of Commerce.
Easter morning woke quietly across the valley, painting the sky with the soft glow of peaches ripening in the heat of summer. As the rays of the rising sun kissed the mountain tops, the wash of peach turned the shimmering, snowy peaks a fiery orange.
For protection of the big dam and pipe line of the Northwestern Electric power plant at Husum, the company is installing a two million candle power search light on a point of land between the power plant and the dam.
When we test school kids to ascertain their competence with the English language, the section concerning analogies always proves to be one of the most difficult for our students.
Communities around the state have year-round access to free discussions through the Conversation Project, a program of Oregon Humanities that brings Oregonians together to discuss provocative issues and ideas.
Kit Garoutte at White Buffalo; Kay Floria at The Pines; more
The Gorge Literary Journal, a voice for writers in the Columbia Gorge, is accepting submissions for its fifth edition. The submission deadline is May 15.
The Blossom Craft Show and the Blossom Fest Quilt Show take place Saturday and Sunday, April 15-16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hood River County Fairgrounds. Admission and parking are free.
Daredevils at Everybody’s; Solera celebrates April 15; more
The annual Community Easter Egg Hunt, held each year on the Saturday morning before Easter at Jackson Park, will be held April 15 and again be combined with the annual Children’s Safety Fair.
Gorge band Oakenfir plays Thursday at the Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event at Underground Music Station in Hood River.