Silent auction helps Rotary scholarship
Local photographer Peter Marbach will hold a one day only fine art studio close out sale on Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 3121 Eliot Drive in Hood River.
WELL SAID: “I tend to live in the past because most of my life is there.” — Herb Caen
Waucoma Bookstore and Double Mountain Brewery host Hood River author Amy Shively Hawk for a book talk on Tuesday, April 18 at 6 p.m. Shively Hawk will be discussing her new book, “Six Years in the Hanoi Hilton.” The book is the story of her father, Captain James Shively, a Vietnam POW who survived six years in captivity. This event is free and open to the public.
A destination hike, Eagle Creek Trail in westernmost Hood River County, is ready for spring visitors — a major stretch that had been closed due to landslides reopened last week. Above, a team of hikers enjoy the early steps of the trail in late March.
Kit Garoutte at White Buffalo; Kay Floria at The Pines; more
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.
May Street students created a number of artworks in class that will be sold to benefit the school’s Artists in Residence program, including bowls and tiled mirrors, at the annual Teddy Webber Scholarship Dinner and Student Art Auction on Thursday, April 13.
Sports Briefs: ICMGA Red, White, and Black Tourney results; Horizon golf has home match at Indian Creek
ICMGA Red, White, and Black Tourney results; Horizon golf has home match at Indian Creek
Mt. Hood Meadows will give proceeds from midweek bonus days to Hood River Crag Rats
CGOA’s Jazz Collective April 7; Dixon, Garoutte at The Pines; more
Astronomer Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy, and wants to share the excitement. Visit the Hood River Library on Saturday, April 15, at 2 p.m. to learn more about astronomy and the universe.
The Mid Columbia Community Concert Association is bringing two more concerts to The Dalles High School this season: